Cepstral peak prominence: a comprehensive analysis

Fraile Muñoz, Rubén ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3716-1476 and Godino Llorente, Juan Ignacio ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7348-3291 (2014). Cepstral peak prominence: a comprehensive analysis. "Biomedical Signal Processing and Control", v. 14 (n. null); pp. 42-54. ISSN 1746-8094. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bspc.2014.07.001.


Title: Cepstral peak prominence: a comprehensive analysis
Item Type: Article
Título de Revista/Publicación: Biomedical Signal Processing and Control
Date: November 2014
ISSN: 1746-8094
Volume: 14
Freetext Keywords: Speech analysis; Cepstral analysis; Biomedical acoustics
Faculty: E.T.S.I. y Sistemas de Telecomunicación (UPM)
Department: Teoría de la Señal y Comunicaciones
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - No derivative works - Non commercial

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An analytical study of cepstral peak prominence (CPP) is presented, intended to provide an insight into its meaning and relation with voice perturbation parameters. To carry out this analysis, a parametric approach is adopted in which voice production is modelled using the traditional source-filter model and the first cepstral peak is assumed to have Gaussian shape. It is concluded that the meaning of CPP is very similar to that of the first rahmonic and some insights are provided on its dependence with fundamental frequency and vocal tract resonances. It is further shown that CPP integrates measures of voice waveform and periodicity perturbations, be them either amplitude, frequency or noise.

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Government of Spain

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Item ID: 35802
DC Identifier: https://oa.upm.es/35802/
OAI Identifier: oai:oa.upm.es:35802
DOI: 10.1016/j.bspc.2014.07.001
Official URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S...
Deposited by: Memoria Investigacion
Deposited on: 15 Feb 2016 20:36
Last Modified: 15 Feb 2016 20:36
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