Lombard Speech Examples

In automotive and medical speech processing the so-called Lombard effect (change of the speech production due to background noise) is of special importance. Below you can find a few examples. The speech files were generated by subject wearing headphones playing back the same signal as if the subjects would be in a car at different speeds.

 

Examples

Speed   Male   Female
         
0 km/h    
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50 km/h    
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100 km/h    
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150 km/h    
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Contact

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Schmidt

E-Mail: gus@tf.uni-kiel.de

Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
Faculty of Engineering
Institute for Electrical Engineering and Information Engineering
Digital Signal Processing and System Theory

Kaiserstr. 2
24143 Kiel, Germany

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