Speech Synthesizer for English Audio with Indian Accent

Authors(4) :-Shweta Pardeshi, Nilisha Mahale, Priya Pandhare, Bhagyashree Kamble

The main aim of the project is to generate synthetic Speech in Indian accent. The synthesizer will take input as a transcript and produce audio file as a output. Primarily we will learn theoretical aspects of speech synthesis and apply them to develop complete code to synthesis audio. We will use Text processing which is responsible for determining all knowledge about the text that is not specifically phonetic and Phonetic analysis which focuses on the phone level within each word, tagging each phone with information about what sound to produce and how to produce it. General issues such as NLP, DSP, different voices, accents and multiple languages, HMM model, phonemes are discussed. As we know Indian Accent is different from that of American or British Accent. Hence our focus is on Indian accent. This would largely help even for those people who cannot understand the American accent. The speech synthesizer has enormous applications such as reading for blind people, telecommunication services, language education, aid to handicapped person, talking books and toys, call centre automation.

Authors and Affiliations

Shweta Pardeshi
Computer, Savitribai Phule Pune University/K.K Wagh College of Engineering/Cognifront Pvt Ltd, Nashik, Maharastra, India
Nilisha Mahale
Computer, Savitribai Phule Pune University/K.K Wagh College of Engineering/Cognifront Pvt Ltd, Nashik, Maharastra, India
Priya Pandhare
Computer, Savitribai Phule Pune University/K.K Wagh College of Engineering/Cognifront Pvt Ltd, Nashik, Maharastra, India
Bhagyashree Kamble
Computer, Savitribai Phule Pune University/K.K Wagh College of Engineering/Cognifront Pvt Ltd, Nashik, Maharastra, India

Speech synthesis, Text-to-speech, Transcript, Phonemes, NLP, DSP, Hmm, Audio sampling, Audio Pitch, Audio file formats.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 3 | March-April 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 410-414
Manuscript Number : IJSRST1733125
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X

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Shweta Pardeshi, Nilisha Mahale, Priya Pandhare, Bhagyashree Kamble, " Speech Synthesizer for English Audio with Indian Accent, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 3, Issue 3, pp.410-414 , March-April-2017. Available at doi : 10.32628/IJSRST1733125
Journal URL : http://ijsrst.com/IJSRST1733125

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