Resource: Strange Corpus 2 - SC2 (Noises)

Reference Strange Corpus 2 - SC2 (Noises)
Date of Submission Jan. 24, 2014, 4:31 p.m.
Status accepted
ISLRN 724-619-425-500-3
Resource Type Primary Text
Media Type Audio
Language German

The corpus contains read speech of 10 different male speakers with screen prompted 'automobile diagnosis phrases' recorded under real conditions in two different car maintenance halls. The language is German. All speakers are male native Germans and have never participated in such a task before. They are all experts in the field of car diagnosis. Each speaker has spoken 800 3-7 word utterances derived from 100 different sentences resulting in a total of 8000 utterances. Noises are manually labelled in the data. The data is stored on 1 CD-ROM
This corpus may be used for several tasks:
- automatic speech recognition under heavy noise
- investigation of Lombard effects under realistic conditions
- test of robustness against different recording conditions in the field

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