Virtual Conversation with a Real Talking Head

Salvatore Gaglio, Orazio Gambino, Roberto Pirrone, Giovanni Pilato, Salvatore Gaglio, Agnese Augello

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Abstract

A talking head is system performing an animated face model synchronized with a speech synthesis module. It is used as a presentation layer of a conversational Agent which provide an answer . It provides an answer when a query is written as an input by the user. The textual answer is converted into facial movements of a 3D face model whose lips and tongue movements are synchronized with the sound of the synthetic voice. The Client-Server paradigm has been used for the WEB infrastructure delegating the animation and synchronization to the client, so that the server can satisfy multiple requests from clients; while the Chatbot, the Digital Signal Processing and the Natural language Processing are provided by the server
Lingua originaleEnglish
Pagine263-268
Numero di pagine5
Stato di pubblicazionePublished - 2008

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Human-Computer Interaction

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Gaglio, S., Gambino, O., Pirrone, R., Pilato, G., Gaglio, S., & Augello, A. (2008). Virtual Conversation with a Real Talking Head. 263-268.