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Author Imai, A. ♦ Takagi, T. ♦ Takeishi, H.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2005
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics ♦ Electricity & electronics
Subject Keyword TV receivers ♦ Auditory system ♦ Senior citizens ♦ Testing ♦ Speech analysis ♦ Aging ♦ Speech processing ♦ Laboratories ♦ Radio broadcasting ♦ TV broadcasting
Abstract Elderly people often find that the speech of contemporary broadcasts is too fast for comfortable listening. We have developed a new radio and television receiver that enables users to reduce the speed of speech delivery while maintaining the voice pitch and quality, without overrunning the entire program time slot. Practical assessments by ordinary elderly people have confirmed its effectiveness for hearing comfort.
Description Author affiliation: NHK Sci. & Tech. Res. Labs., Tokyo, Japan (Imai, A.; Takagi, T.)
ISBN 0780388380
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2005-01-08
Publisher Place USA
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 228.13 kB
Page Count 2
Starting Page 273
Ending Page 274

Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library