Visual Speech Recognition, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605661872
  • ISBN-13: 9781605661872
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 548 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Presents an account of research done in the areas of lip segmentation, visual speech recognition, and speaker identification and verification.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Introduction and Survey.
2: Audio-Visual and Visual-Only Speech and Speaker Recognition: Issues about Theory, System Design, and Implementation.
3: Lip Feature Extraction and Feature Evaluation in the Context of Speech and Speaker Recognition.
4: Lip Modelling and Segmentation.
5: Visual Speech and Gesture Coding Using the MPEG-4 Face and Body Animation Standard.
6: Lip Modeling, Segmentation, and Feature Extraction.
7: Lip Region Segmentation with Complex Background.
8: Lip Contour Extraction from Video Sequences Under Natural Lighting Conditions.
9: 3D Lip Shape SPH Based Evolution Using Prior 2D Dynamic Lip Features Extraction and Static 3D Lip Measurements.
10: How to Use Manual Labelers in the Evaluation of Lip Analysis Systems?.
11: Visual Speech Recognition.
12: Visual Speech Processing and Recognition.
13: Visual Speech Recognition Across Multiple Views.
14: Hidden Markov Model Based Visemes Recognition, Part I: AdaBoost Approach.
15: Hidden Markov Model Based Visemes Recognition, Part II: Discriminative Approaches.
16: Motion Features for Visual Speech Recognition.
17: Recognizing Prosody from the Lips: Is It Possible to Extract Prosodic Focus from Lip Features?.
18: Visual Speech Perception, Optical Phonetics, and Synthetic Speech.
19: Visual Speaker Recognition.
20: Multimodal Speaker Identification Using Discriminative Lip Motion Features.
21: Lip Motion Features for Biometric Person Recognition.
About the Contributors.