Neli Hateva


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BulPhonC: Bulgarian Speech Corpus for the Development of ASR Technology
Neli Hateva | Petar Mitankin | Stoyan Mihov
Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'16)

In this paper we introduce a Bulgarian speech database, which was created for the purpose of ASR technology development. The paper describes the design and the content of the speech database. We present also an empirical evaluation of the performance of a LVCSR system for Bulgarian trained on the BulPhonC data. The resource is available free for scientific usage.