The Centre for Speech Technology Research, The university of Edinburgh

Publications by Gustav Henter

[1] Jaime Lorenzo-Trueba, Cassia Valentini-Botinhao, Gustav Henter, and Junichi Yamagishi. Misperceptions of the emotional content of natural and vocoded speech in a car. In Interspeech, 2017. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[2] Srikanth Ronanki, Oliver Watts, Simon King, and Gustav Eje Henter. Median-Based Generation of Synthetic Speech Durations using a Non-Parametric Approach. In Proc. IEEE Workshop on Spoken Language Technology (SLT), December 2016. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[3] Srikanth Ronanki, Gustav Eje Henter, Zhizheng Wu, and Simon King. A template-based approach for speech synthesis intonation generation using LSTMs. In Proc. Interspeech, San Francisco, USA, September 2016. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[4] Takenori Yoshimura, Gustav Eje Henter, Oliver Watts, Mirjam Wester, Junichi Yamagishi, and Keiichi Tokuda. A hierarchical predictor of synthetic speech naturalness using neural networks. In Interspeech 2016, pages 342-346. International Speech Communication Association, September 2016. [ bib | DOI | .PDF | Abstract ]
[5] Mirjam Wester, Oliver Watts, and Gustav Eje Henter. Evaluating comprehension of natural and synthetic conversational speech. In Speech Prosody, volume 8, pages 736-740, Boston, MA, June 2016. [ bib | .pdf | .pdf | Abstract ]
[6] Rasmus Dall, Sandrine Brognaux, Korin Richmond, Cassia Valentini-Botinhao, Gustav Eje Henter, Julia Hirschberg, and Junichi Yamagishi. Testing the consistency assumption: pronunciation variant forced alignment in read and spontaneous speech synthesis. In Proc. IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), pages 5155-5159, March 2016. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[7] Arne Leijon, Gustav Eje Henter, and Martin Dahlquist. Bayesian analysis of phoneme confusion matrices. IEEE/ACM T. Audio Speech, 24(3):469-482, March 2016. [ bib | http | .pdf | Abstract ]
[8] Gustav Eje Henter, Srikanth Ronanki, Oliver Watts, Mirjam Wester, Zhizheng Wu, and Simon King. Robust TTS duration modelling using DNNs. In Proc. ICASSP, volume 41, pages 5130-5134, Shanghai, China, March 2016. [ bib | http | .pdf | Abstract ]
[9] Oliver Watts, Gustav Eje Henter, Thomas Merritt, Zhizheng Wu, and Simon King. From HMMs to DNNs: where do the improvements come from? In Proc. ICASSP, volume 41, pages 5505-5509, Shanghai, China, March 2016. [ bib | http | .pdf | Abstract ]
[10] Mirjam Wester, Cassia Valentini-Botinhao, and Gustav Eje Henter. Are we using enough listeners? No! An empirically-supported critique of Interspeech 2014 TTS evaluations. In Proc. Interspeech, pages 3476-3480, Dresden, September 2015. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[11] Gustav Eje Henter, Thomas Merritt, Matt Shannon, Catherine Mayo, and Simon King. Measuring the perceptual effects of modelling assumptions in speech synthesis using stimuli constructed from repeated natural speech. In Proc. Interspeech, volume 15, pages 1504-1508, September 2014. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[12] Matthew Aylett, Rasmus Dall, Arnab Ghoshal, Gustav Eje Henter, and Thomas Merritt. A flexible front-end for HTS. In Proc. Interspeech, pages 1283-1287, September 2014. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]