Speech Technology Group (SPEECH)

Led by: Mircea GIURGIU
Fields: Math. Comp. Sci. & Software Eng.
Institution: Technical University of Cluj-Napoca (UTCN)
Scientists/Total: 5/6
Keywords:  Automatic speech recognition (ASR), Text to Speech Synthesis (TTS), Speech Coding at low bit rate for applications in telecommunications, speaker diarization, emotion and speaking style automatic recognition, online audio digital repositories, secure authentication using voice, Interactive Voice Response Systems.

The Speech Processing Group is part of the Communications Department,
Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania

SPG is also part of the Multimedia Technologies and Telecommunications Research Centre

We perform research in all areas related to speech technology, from coding, to recognition and synthesis. A part of our team is also concerned with authentication systems and online digital multimedia repositories and mobile applications.


Server HP Proliant Series quad-core, NAS for speech repositories
with 18TB storage capacity, High quality recording facilities : 2 Microphones AKG, audio recording MOTU K3 Ultralite,
Advanced software CUBASE for speech pre-processing, Mixer YAMAHA 8 channels, Videoconference system AETHRA
S3, dedicated software for speech processing and modeling, CISCO Catalyst router and switch.


Text to speech synthesis integrated in specific solutions for telecommunications,
Automatic speech recognition, Interactive Voice Response Systems, development of web-based applications such as CMS, online multimedia repositories using intelligent indexing and content searching.
Applications that involves speech processing, user authentications, secure access control, web based applications, applications on mobile devices.
Multimedia technologies, data modelling, data mining, advanced methods for signal processing, eLearning solutions, project management, data security.
Applications that requires the processing of audio or speech as an input or output in a human-computer interaction system, microprocessor-based solutions for industry or research (hardware design, software development), business intelligence solutions using data mining techniques, high quality audio recordings, multimedia content production and web-based solutions for its distribution.


Str. George Baritiu Nr. 26 G, 400027
Cluj-Napoca, jud. Cluj, România
Tel: +4 0742 117571 +40 264 402451
eMail: Mirc...@com.utcluj.ro




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