Matthew Aylett's Home Page

Matthew Aylett's Home Page

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Informatics, CSTR, University of Edinburgh,
10 Crichton St., Edinburgh, UK
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Thesis Details

A brief description of my thesis work and links to download in postscript and pdf.


I am currently CSO of edinburgh based text to speech company Cereproc and I am Royal Society Industrial Fellowship almunus and Honorary Fellow at the School of Informatics, at the University of Edinburgh.

The Royal Society Industry Fellowship project personify (2012-2014) investigated the relationship between expressive speech synthesis and the ability to create a sense of personality and presence in embodied conversational agents.

The Reel Lives EPSRC project (2013-2015) aimed to turn a user's digital footprint into a filmic medium to help a user control, interpret and share their personal data.

The EU Project (2014-2017) explored the artificial retrieval for information assistants - Virtual agents with linguistic understanding, social skills, and personalised Aspects.

The EU Project Grassroot Wavelengths (2018-2020) is piloting solutions for community information platforms and media pluralism.


Other Information:

Details on March 27th 2014 SICSA Workshop on Speech Technology and Human Computer Interaction

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