Acoustic analysis of perceptual sound categories
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Abstract or Description
Acoustic analyses were conducted on several groups of sound events. The sound events were derived from a combination of physical analyses and perceptual data. The acoustic analyses utilized both low‐level properties, such as spectral centroid, and higher‐level properties. The higher‐level properties were based on a combination of the physical sourcecharacteristics of basic classes of sound‐generating events, statistical methods, and perceptual characteristics. A range of metrics are used to evaluate the success and generality of these acoustic properties, including classification performance and comparison to other results in the literature.
J. Acoust. Soc. Am, 127, 1899.