people

Ann K. Syrdal

Syrdal, Ann K.
180 Park Ave - Building 103
Florham Park, NJ


Projects
Assistive Technology, At AT&T Labs - Research, we apply our speech, language and media technologies to give people with disabilities more independence, privacy and autonomy.

AT&T Natural VoicesTM Text-to-Speech, Natural Voices is AT&T's state-of-the-art text-to-speech product, taking text and producing natural-sounding, synthesized speech in a variety of voices and languages.

Patents

System And Method For Configuring Voice Synthesis, December 27, 2011
System And Method For Pronunciation Modeling, December 6, 2011
System And Method Of Word Lattice Augmentation Using A Pre/Post Vocalic Consonant Distinction, September 20, 2011
System And Method Of Using Acoustic Models For Automatic Speech Recognition Which Distinguish Pre- And Post-Vocalic Consonants, September 6, 2011
Method And System For Enhancing A Speech Database, March 22, 2011
System and method for configuring voice synthesis, December 4, 2007
Employing Speech Models In Concatenative Speech Synthesis, September 27, 2005
Method And System For Recorded Word Concatenation, July 29, 2003
Awards
Fellow of the Acoustical Society of America, 2008.

National Academy of Engineering Gallery of Women Engineers, 2000.