Automatic Speech Recognition on Mobile Devices and over Communication Networks

  • Zheng-Hua Tan
  • Børge Lindberg

Part of the Advances in Pattern Recognition book series (ACVPR)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Network Speech Recognition

    1. Hong Kook Kim, Richard C. Rose
      Pages 41-61
    2. Hong Kook Kim
      Pages 63-84
  3. Distributed Speech Recognition

    1. David Pearce
      Pages 87-106
    2. Stephen So, Kuldip K. Paliwal
      Pages 131-161
    3. Bengt J. Borgström, Alexis Bernard, Abeer Alwan
      Pages 163-185
    4. Reinhold Haeb-Umbach, Valentin Ion
      Pages 187-210
  4. Embedded Speech Recognition

    1. Marcel Vasilache
      Pages 233-254
    2. Enrico Bocchieri
      Pages 255-275
  5. Systems and Applications

    1. James C. Ferrans, Jonathan Engelsma
      Pages 279-299
    2. Imre Varga, Imre Kiss
      Pages 301-325
    3. Yuqing Gao, Bowen Zhou, Weizhong Zhu, Wei Zhang
      Pages 327-346
    4. Harald Höge, Sascha Hohenner, Bernhard Kämmerer, Niels Kunstmann, Stefanie Schachtl, Martin Schönle et al.
      Pages 347-373
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 397-401

About this book


The remarkable advances in computing and networking have sparked an enormous interest in deploying automatic speech recognition on mobile devices and over communication networks. This trend is accelerating.

This book brings together leading academic researchers and industrial practitioners to address the issues in this emerging realm and presents the reader with a comprehensive introduction to the subject of speech recognition in devices and networks. It covers network, distributed and embedded speech recognition systems, which are expected to co-exist in the future. It offers a wide-ranging, unified approach to the topic and its latest development, also covering the most up-to-date standards and several off-the-shelf systems.

Key features:

• Provides an in-depth review of network speech recognition, distributed speech recognition, embedded speech recognition, systems and applications

• Begins with a comprehensive overview of the subject, discussing the pros and cons of the presented approaches, and guiding the reader through the following chapters

• Includes platforms like mobile phones, PDAs and automobiles

• Presents state-of-the-art methods, advanced systems, and the latest standards

• Offers working knowledge needed for both research and practice

• References supplemental material at associated complementary website at:

This all-inclusive text/reference is an essential read for graduate students, scientists and engineers working or researching in the field of speech recognition and processing. It offers a self-contained approach to this hot research topic.


Distributed systems Embedded systems HCI Handheld devices Internet Mobile environments Speech recognition Standards Wireless networks algorithms architecture cognition communication complexity optimization

Authors and affiliations

  • Zheng-Hua Tan
    • 1
  • Børge Lindberg
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electronic SystemsAalborg UniversityAalborgDenmark

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer London 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-1-84800-142-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-84800-143-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1617-7916
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