Chapter 3. Sound Classification and Similarity

  1. Hyoung-Gook Kim1,
  2. Nicolas Moreau2 and
  3. Thomas Sikora3

Published Online: 5 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470093366.ch3

MPEG-7 Audio and Beyond: Audio Content Indexing and Retrieval

MPEG-7 Audio and Beyond: Audio Content Indexing and Retrieval

How to Cite

Kim, H.-G., Moreau, N. and Sikora, T. (2005) Sound Classification and Similarity, in MPEG-7 Audio and Beyond: Audio Content Indexing and Retrieval, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470093366.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Korea

  2. 2

    Technical University of Berlin, Germany

  3. 3

    Communication Systems Group, Technical University of Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 28 OCT 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470093344

Online ISBN: 9780470093368

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Keywords:

  • sound similarity and sound classification approach;
  • dimensionality reduction;
  • Non-Negative Factorization (NMF);
  • classification methods;
  • Neural Network (NN) classifier;
  • MPEG-7 sound classification;
  • filter bank analysis;
  • audio indexing and retrieval system;
  • automatic musical instrument classification

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Dimensionality Reduction

  • Classification Methods

  • MPEG-7 Sound Classification

  • Comparison of MPEG-7 Audio Spectrum Projection vs. MFCC Features

  • Indexing and Similarity

  • Simulation Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • References