VOICE RECOGNITION AND VOICE SYNTHESIS WORK WELL BUT NOT WELLENOUGH VOICE SYNTHESIS IS TOO ARTIFICIAL SOUNDING AND VOICE RECOGNITION ONLY WORKS IN IDEAL CONDITIONS.

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Army
Amount:
$49,000.00
Award Year:
1983
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
19
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Axxon Voice Products
720 S. Camino Grande, Anaheim, CA, 92807
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
() -
Business Contact:
Bruce Poetsch
(714) 998-6150
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
VOICE RECOGNITION AND VOICE SYNTHESIS WORK WELL BUT NOT WELLENOUGH VOICE SYNTHESIS IS TOO ARTIFICIAL SOUNDING AND VOICE RECOGNITION ONLY WORKS IN IDEAL CONDITIONS. THE ERRORS THAT OCCUR IN A NORMAL ENVIRONMENT INDICATE TO THE USER THAT VOICE TECHNOLOGY IS NOT READY, WHEN IN FACT IT IS SIMPLY LACKS ADEQUATE SOFTWARE INTELLIGENCE TO PREVENT MISTAKES. THE PURPOSE OF THIS RESEARCH IS TO ENHANCE WITH ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE SOFTWARE, THE BASIC CAPABILITOF THE CURRENT HARDWARE. THIS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE PARALLELS THE WAY HUMANS USE EXPERIENCE AND CONTEXT TO HELP THEM UNDERSTAND NORMAL CONVERSATION. VOICE RECOGNITION WILL BE USED TO SIMULATE THEKEYBOARD IN THE CONTROL OF DISPLAYS.

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