Guanlong Zhao

Interests

Speech Processing, Speech Synthesis, Voice Conversion, Accent Conversion

Projects

Accent conversion
L2-ARCTIC corpus

Education

Ph.D. in Computer Science, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2015-2020
B.S. in Applied Physics, Department of Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, 2011-2015
Minor in Computer Science, School of Computer Science and Technology, University of Science and Technology of China, 2014-2015

Contact  Information

Email: gzhao at tamu dot edu
LinkedIn
Google Scholar
External personal website: https://guanlongzhao.github.io/

Professional Affiliations

IEEE, student member
IEEE Signal Processing Society (SPS), student member

Publications

2020

Lučić, I.; Silpachai, A.; Levis, J.; Zhao, G; Gutierrez-Osuna, R.

The English Pronunciation of Arabic Speakers - A Data-Driven Approach to Segmental Error Identification Journal Article

In: Language Teaching Research, 2020.

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2019

Ding, S.; Zhao, G; Liberatore, C.; Gutierrez-Osuna, R.

Learning Structured Sparse Representations for Voice Conversion Journal Article

In: IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing, 28 , pp. 343-354, 2019.

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Ding, S.; Liberatore, C.; Sonsaat, S.; Lučić, I.; Silpachai, A.; Zhao, G; Chukharev-Hudilainen, E.; Levis, J.; Gutierrez-Osuna, R.

Golden speaker builder – An interactive tool for pronunciation training Journal Article

In: Speech Communication, 115 , pp. 51-66, 2019.

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Zhao, G; Ding, S.; Gutierrez-Osuna, Ricardo

Foreign Accent Conversion by Synthesizing Speech from Phonetic Posteriorgrams Inproceedings

In: Proc. Interspeech, 2019.

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Zhao, G; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Using Phonetic Posteriorgram Based Frame Pairing for Segmental Accent Conversion Journal Article

In: IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, 27 (10), pp. 1649-1660, 2019, ISSN: 2329-9290.

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2018

Ding, S.; Zhao, G; Liberatore, C.; Gutierrez-Osuna, R.

Improving Sparse Representations in Exemplar-Based Voice Conversion with a Phoneme-Selective Objective Function Inproceedings

In: Proc. Interspeech, 2018.

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Zhao, G; Sonsaat, S; Silpachai, A; Lucic, I; Chukharev-Hudilainen, E; Levis, J; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

L2-ARCTIC: A Non-Native English Speech Corpus Inproceedings

In: Proc. Interspeech, 2018.

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Liberatore, C; Zhao, G; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Voice Conversion through Residual Warping in a Sparse, Anchor-Based Representation of Speech Inproceedings

In: Proc. ICASSP, 2018.

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Zhao, G; Sonsaat, S; Levis, J; Chukharev-Hudilainen, E; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Accent conversion using phonetic posteriorgrams Inproceedings

In: Proc. ICASSP, 2018.

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2017

Zhao, G; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Exemplar selection methods in voice conversion Inproceedings

In: Proc. 42nd International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), pp. 5525-5529, 2017.

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