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Application to Speaker Recognition

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Abstract

Speaker recognition refers to a task of recognizing people by their voices. In speaker recognition, one is interested in extracting and characterizing the speaker-specific information embedded in speech signal. In a larger context, speaker recognition belongs to the field of biometrics, which refers to authenticating persons based on their physical and/or learned characteristics. There has long been a desire to be able to identify a person on the basis of his or her voice. For many years, judges, lawyers, detectives and law enforcement agencies have wanted to use forensic voice authentication to investigate a suspect or to confirm a judgment of guilt or innocence.

Keywords

Speech Signal Speaker Recognition Clean Speech Speaker Identification Noisy Speech 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of InstrumentationSGGS Institute of Engineering and TechnologyVishnupuri, NandedIndia
  2. 2.Department of E & TC EngineeringSRES College of EngineeringKopargaonIndia

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