The tag has no wiki summary.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
24 views

Controlling one signal with another one (Rocket engine effect - Subtractive synthesis of sound)

I programming some sound effects in Java and exporting them into .wav files. Currently, I am trying to program a rocket engine sound effect. I want to do it in the following way: The sound of a ...
-2
votes
1answer
44 views

Effect of frequency shift on a sound signal

I had two sound files and did the following to it: ...
1
vote
4answers
91 views

Why every musical instrument sounds different than any other while listening?

This is soft question.I am not expert in music. We know that English language has 26 letters (which are again grouped into vowels and consonants) , while language of music is same all over the world ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

amplitude compensation after filtering and mixing audio

I am working on a mixer which lets me mix dry and wet signal in a user defined ratio. Wet signal is basically just the all pass filtered signal. The mixing takes place in frequency domain and so does ...
-1
votes
0answers
10 views

ZCR and Energy features for VOT problem?

Can I use Zero Crossing Rate (ZCR) and Energy features for a VOT detection problem? Is it the same as in Voiced/Unvoiced classification problem? or are there any differences? Thank you in advance ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

A Suitable DSO Replacement

Currently I have a Pipeline leakage detection system the concept is that we are using a striker to strike the pipe at the generator side and receive the sound waves at the receiver side both separated ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

What is the Sound of a Solution to the Wave Equation?

What is the sound of a solution $y(x,t)$ to the Wave Equation $\frac{\partial^2y}{\partial t^2}=c^2\,\frac{\partial^2y}{\partial x^2}\enspace$? To be clear, I don't look for a solution of the Wave ...
1
vote
0answers
43 views

How to process the .wav file to get meaningful information like the number of inhales/exhales

The plot of the data from the wav file. Link to the sound file - https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BxAPlY66uX7qWWtDZUw3WkpjSGs&authuser=0 Also the FFT plot is like this I am new to the field ...
-1
votes
1answer
51 views

Feature extraction for sound recognition and classification

I am building an application that would "listen" to the microphone input, analyse it, and compare the analysis to a pre-analysed and pre-classified sound bank (small - maximum 20 sounds). It will then ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Running 2D array through FFT in matlab

I have an input file that is a 2D array but don't know how to convert code that I have to accept the original file and bandpass filter around 18-20 for frequency and then create the bandpassed output ...
0
votes
0answers
81 views

Removing background noise (sound) by attenuation below certain amplitude (loudness) in MATLAB

I have to write a MATLAB code that attenuates sound at low amplitudes to zero, in VoIP. Meaning I have to reduce low amplitude sound to zero E.G. while speaking I have some background noise (like the ...
1
vote
1answer
51 views

Calculating the power of a signal

I'm trying to calculate the power of a signal and my tutor has given me this formula to do it I've spent the past while building a program and now the foundations are there it's time to implement ...
0
votes
2answers
38 views

Acoustic record and store devices

I am working on a project involving analysis of bird sounds and I want to record these sounds in slightly remote locations. It is enough if the device can only record and store them (maybe in an SD ...
0
votes
1answer
142 views

How to convert Third Octave data into single SPL quantity

I have a data vector which consists of calibrated pressure at each sampled point in time. I have also taken this signal, applied a filter bank to it using a butterworth filter with passbands according ...
1
vote
1answer
64 views

Filtering noise and identifying phones boundary in speech recongition

I am planning to do a self project on speech recognition for a vocabulary detection system using arduino. I know CMUsphinx or bitvoicer is probably the way to go. But I would like to code the project ...
0
votes
2answers
134 views

Tutorial for a stereo Phaser in C++?

I was searching for a tutorial on how to implement a stereo Phaser in C++. All i´ve found was sourcecode with little or no explanations which did´nt help me much. Does anyone know a Tutorial with ...
1
vote
1answer
138 views

Find similarity of sound signal

So I was working on a program to comparing the similarity between the pronunciation of a word, First I got the audio file, and I use FFT on it to get the amplitude over frequency array, then I just ...
0
votes
6answers
160 views

Call recognition using Digital Signal Processing

We are looking for writing applications which would recognize Bird calls and Frog calls using Sound processing. EDIT: I want to identify the species of bird / frog and do not want to differentiate ...
2
votes
2answers
33 views

What are the parameters of transducer that I can get from an Anechoic chamber?

I have a bunch of piezo elements, that I want to use as "Mics", for that I will test their reaction in a Anechoic chamber. My question is what the are characteristics that I can measure that describe ...
1
vote
0answers
122 views

How to add bandpass filter to recorded sound in matlab

I have a sound that is being recorded but I am trying to apply bandpass filtering to the sound so that it filters out anything above and below a selected frequency range. I have tried the tool in ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

How to choose a microphone and make sure not to overcharge (clip) it?

I'm not sure that's the right forum to ask this question but I'll do it anyway. In my project, I've to listen to different machines using a MEMS mic by fixing the microphone directly on to the ...
0
votes
0answers
50 views

Detecting white noise signal and narrowing the frequency in matlab

I created a white noise that is played in 2 channels. While the left channel is active the right is silent and vice versa. I am trying to detect the signal arrival time after it has run through the ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Segmenting a sound file before each of its attacks

Like the title says... I want to split audio file where a single instrument is played (not so fast)... I just need to detect the attack phase of the waveform to know where a played note begins. Can ...
1
vote
0answers
132 views

GCC-PHAT cross correlation

I am trying to implement GCC-PHAT in python. The approach is similar to the following two links: link1 and link2 It seems the only difference between GCC-PHAT and normal cross-correlation using FFT ...
2
votes
1answer
69 views

Air-coupled microphone

Does anyone know what the heck is a coupled-air microphone? I know that they were used for recording internal body sounds in papers like this and this. I googled the term, but I couldn't find any ...
1
vote
1answer
67 views

matching the mouth shape of an audio file(lip sync)

I am working on something like cartoon, but the character's mouth shape is automatically detected and matched by the word they are saying. my guess is to use speech recognize algorithm to analyze ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Inter aural time difference generation using sine waves

I have a stereo sound for Inter aural time difference consisting of sine wave(16 samples as 16 bit PCM Data) for left and right audio. From time to time I would like to advance either the left or ...
1
vote
5answers
317 views

Pitch Detection: avoiding frequency doubling / halving

I am working on a tuning app. I have so far tried 3 different libraries with a number of different algorithms. However, when I compare to other tuner apps, I seem to be getting frequency doubling on ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Less Fidelity Than HRTF

Is there a known or accepted simple reference model of the receiver pattern for a typical human listener? I am aware of the existence of the Head Related Transfer Function, and that is emphatically ...
1
vote
2answers
98 views

Recognizing bodily noises (ie, not spoken words)

I was pointed here by a chain of stackoverflow posts. I'm a software developer looking to make a module that recognizes noises like snorts and coughs. Here was my original question on stackoverflow ...
1
vote
0answers
54 views

How to synchronise two audio files using a marker

I'm working on a project on which we use WebRTC and the RecordRTC library to record audio files. I would like to be able to process the audio files server-side to ensure a good synchronisation. To ...
1
vote
1answer
47 views

How can I connect multiple microphones to my computer (more than 4) and process the outputs independently? [closed]

I am trying to create something like a heat map for sounds originating in a classroom to study the discussions inside the classroom. For this I am instaling directional microphones in various parts of ...
1
vote
1answer
918 views

Feature extraction for sound classification

I'm trying to extract features from a sound file and classify the sound as belonging to a particular category (eg : dog bark, vehicle engine e.t.c). I'd like some clarity on the following things : 1) ...
18
votes
4answers
2k views

What are the audio equivalents of images like “Lena”, “Mandrill”, and “Cameraman”?

I don't know what to call these images, but they're very often used in the image processing world as standard examples to show the output of a particular operation. Here's a link to the page ...
-1
votes
1answer
137 views

how to read full input signal with STFT in matlab

Please help! I am trying to figure out why in the code i have below my input signal is being cropped but in the code I have a full signal created. The white noise created is 5000 samples for the right ...
1
vote
1answer
58 views

What does it mean for audio to be 'sped up'? How can I undo it?

I very simply have a .wav audio file, but there is a note with it that says "This audio has been sped up by 10x". I am wondering, what does it mean exactly from a signal processing perspective for an ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

how to apply Short-time fourier transform to code in matlab

Please Help, I have a white noise signal that I created and need help to apply the Short-time fourier transform to my code so that it can do the bandpass filtering. I am trying to put it in the code ...
0
votes
2answers
240 views

Android: fundamental frequency

I want to find the fundamental frequency for human voice in an Android Application. I want to use autocorrelation method. My code is this: ...
0
votes
1answer
109 views

How to Concatenate white noise signal and applying bandpass filter matlab

I created a white noise signal. I am trying to use the array I have created with the white noise to play in 2 channels. When the left channel I was trying to have 5000 samples and the right will have ...
1
vote
1answer
44 views

Time-varying waveform

My situation is as follows: i am trying to generate a waveform the hard way, by constructing the samples one by one and then saving the result to a .wav file using Python. When the frequency is ...
0
votes
1answer
48 views

How to store the signal in a variable and plot the signal in MATLAB

I am trying to store the signal I have created in a single variable and graph the signal in two subplots in one single graph, one for left channel, one for right channel. ...
0
votes
1answer
147 views

How to add repeated beeps to sound created with a pause in between each beep in MATLAB

I have 2 sounds that I created and trying to make them beeps. Maybe 4 or 5 repeated beeps but have a pause in between each beep but make it still part of the signal. I think I have it so that the ...
0
votes
1answer
223 views

Creating 2D array to play audio in left and right channel in matlab

I'm new to matlab sound processing and I am trying to create a 2D array for the sound code below. I have to make the sound have 400 samples(i.e 10ms) at 20hz, but having trouble getting the code to ...
0
votes
1answer
184 views

Resonant peak frequencies for phaser effect

I have a conventional phaser setup with allpass filters and feedback. I can calculate the peaks frequencies of the phaser when the allpass delays are set to 1 (then they work as simple one sample ...
0
votes
2answers
111 views

Separating excitation from filtering for sound sythesis

From my days at college I rememeber that LPC splits a signal into a series of slowly changing filter coefficents and an audio-rate residual error signal, such that the original signal gets reproduced ...
0
votes
3answers
101 views

How to delay a signal by D degrees

I read in a paper that a sound signal can be delayed by D degrees. How can such a thing be possible? Isn't sound signals expressed only in terms of the time axis? Thanks in advance
0
votes
1answer
38 views

what is standard acoustic volume

In Audio Experts book, it's given as Sound pressure meters must be calibrated at factory to a standard acoustic volume. So what doth this ...
1
vote
1answer
511 views

Time-frequency representation of sound signal using Matlab

I am currently doing a project on sound signal processing by using MATLAB. I have a problem regarding creating the command line so that I can get a graph containing frequency by its time. But this ...
1
vote
1answer
129 views

Fourier Transform for frequency analysis

I applied Fourier transform on a sound (PCM generated digitally with sin function) and frequency detection is accurate. However, if I play the sound and record it, and then apply a Fourier transform ...
0
votes
1answer
66 views

Q value for a high pass filter

How to calculate the Q value for a high pass filter ? Ps: I'm a beginner in signal processing, so please put it in simple terms.