EP2567377A4 - Wind suppression/replacement component for use with electronic systems - Google Patents

Wind suppression/replacement component for use with electronic systems

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Publication number
EP2567377A4
EP2567377A4 EP11778185.6A EP11778185A EP2567377A4 EP 2567377 A4 EP2567377 A4 EP 2567377A4 EP 11778185 A EP11778185 A EP 11778185A EP 2567377 A4 EP2567377 A4 EP 2567377A4
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Prior art keywords
use
electronic systems
replacement component
wind suppression
suppression
Prior art date
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Withdrawn
Application number
EP11778185.6A
Other languages
German (de)
French (fr)
Other versions
EP2567377A1 (en
Inventor
Nicolas Petit
Gregory Burnett
Michael Goertz
Current Assignee (The listed assignees may be inaccurate. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of the list.)
AliphCom LLC
Original Assignee
AliphCom LLC
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Filing date
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Priority to US12/772,963 priority Critical patent/US8452023B2/en
Priority to US12/772,975 priority patent/US8488803B2/en
Application filed by AliphCom LLC filed Critical AliphCom LLC
Priority to PCT/US2011/035029 priority patent/WO2011140110A1/en
Publication of EP2567377A1 publication Critical patent/EP2567377A1/en
Publication of EP2567377A4 publication Critical patent/EP2567377A4/en
Application status is Withdrawn legal-status Critical

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    • GPHYSICS
    • G10MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS; ACOUSTICS
    • G10LSPEECH ANALYSIS OR SYNTHESIS; SPEECH RECOGNITION; SPEECH OR VOICE PROCESSING; SPEECH OR AUDIO CODING OR DECODING
    • G10L21/00Processing of the speech or voice signal to produce another audible or non-audible signal, e.g. visual or tactile, in order to modify its quality or its intelligibility
    • G10L21/02Speech enhancement, e.g. noise reduction or echo cancellation
    • G10L21/0208Noise filtering
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04RLOUDSPEAKERS, MICROPHONES, GRAMOPHONE PICK-UPS OR LIKE ACOUSTIC ELECTROMECHANICAL TRANSDUCERS; DEAF-AID SETS; PUBLIC ADDRESS SYSTEMS
    • H04R1/00Details of transducers, loudspeakers or microphones
    • H04R1/08Mouthpieces; Microphones; Attachments therefor
    • H04R1/083Special constructions of mouthpieces
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04RLOUDSPEAKERS, MICROPHONES, GRAMOPHONE PICK-UPS OR LIKE ACOUSTIC ELECTROMECHANICAL TRANSDUCERS; DEAF-AID SETS; PUBLIC ADDRESS SYSTEMS
    • H04R1/00Details of transducers, loudspeakers or microphones
    • H04R1/10Earpieces; Attachments therefor ; Earphones; Monophonic headphones
    • H04R1/1083Reduction of ambient noise
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04RLOUDSPEAKERS, MICROPHONES, GRAMOPHONE PICK-UPS OR LIKE ACOUSTIC ELECTROMECHANICAL TRANSDUCERS; DEAF-AID SETS; PUBLIC ADDRESS SYSTEMS
    • H04R1/00Details of transducers, loudspeakers or microphones
    • H04R1/46Special adaptations for use as contact microphones, e.g. on musical instrument, on stethoscope
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04RLOUDSPEAKERS, MICROPHONES, GRAMOPHONE PICK-UPS OR LIKE ACOUSTIC ELECTROMECHANICAL TRANSDUCERS; DEAF-AID SETS; PUBLIC ADDRESS SYSTEMS
    • H04R19/00Electrostatic transducers
    • H04R19/01Electrostatic transducers characterised by the use of electrets
    • H04R19/016Electrostatic transducers characterised by the use of electrets for microphones
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04RLOUDSPEAKERS, MICROPHONES, GRAMOPHONE PICK-UPS OR LIKE ACOUSTIC ELECTROMECHANICAL TRANSDUCERS; DEAF-AID SETS; PUBLIC ADDRESS SYSTEMS
    • H04R3/00Circuits for transducers, loudspeakers or microphones
    • H04R3/005Circuits for transducers, loudspeakers or microphones for combining the signals of two or more microphones
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04RLOUDSPEAKERS, MICROPHONES, GRAMOPHONE PICK-UPS OR LIKE ACOUSTIC ELECTROMECHANICAL TRANSDUCERS; DEAF-AID SETS; PUBLIC ADDRESS SYSTEMS
    • H04R31/00Apparatus or processes specially adapted for the manufacture of transducers or diaphragms therefor
    • GPHYSICS
    • G10MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS; ACOUSTICS
    • G10LSPEECH ANALYSIS OR SYNTHESIS; SPEECH RECOGNITION; SPEECH OR VOICE PROCESSING; SPEECH OR AUDIO CODING OR DECODING
    • G10L21/00Processing of the speech or voice signal to produce another audible or non-audible signal, e.g. visual or tactile, in order to modify its quality or its intelligibility
    • G10L21/02Speech enhancement, e.g. noise reduction or echo cancellation
    • G10L21/0208Noise filtering
    • G10L21/0216Noise filtering characterised by the method used for estimating noise
    • G10L2021/02161Number of inputs available containing the signal or the noise to be suppressed
    • G10L2021/02165Two microphones, one receiving mainly the noise signal and the other one mainly the speech signal
    • GPHYSICS
    • G10MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS; ACOUSTICS
    • G10LSPEECH ANALYSIS OR SYNTHESIS; SPEECH RECOGNITION; SPEECH OR VOICE PROCESSING; SPEECH OR AUDIO CODING OR DECODING
    • G10L25/00Speech or voice analysis techniques not restricted to a single one of groups G10L15/00-G10L21/00
    • G10L25/78Detection of presence or absence of voice signals
    • GPHYSICS
    • G10MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS; ACOUSTICS
    • G10LSPEECH ANALYSIS OR SYNTHESIS; SPEECH RECOGNITION; SPEECH OR VOICE PROCESSING; SPEECH OR AUDIO CODING OR DECODING
    • G10L25/00Speech or voice analysis techniques not restricted to a single one of groups G10L15/00-G10L21/00
    • G10L25/93Discriminating between voiced and unvoiced parts of speech signals
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04RLOUDSPEAKERS, MICROPHONES, GRAMOPHONE PICK-UPS OR LIKE ACOUSTIC ELECTROMECHANICAL TRANSDUCERS; DEAF-AID SETS; PUBLIC ADDRESS SYSTEMS
    • H04R2410/00Microphones
    • H04R2410/07Mechanical or electrical reduction of wind noise generated by wind passing a microphone
EP11778185.6A 2007-05-25 2011-05-03 Wind suppression/replacement component for use with electronic systems Withdrawn EP2567377A4 (en)

Priority Applications (3)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US12/772,963 US8452023B2 (en) 2007-05-25 2010-05-03 Wind suppression/replacement component for use with electronic systems
US12/772,975 US8488803B2 (en) 2007-05-25 2010-05-03 Wind suppression/replacement component for use with electronic systems
PCT/US2011/035029 WO2011140110A1 (en) 2010-05-03 2011-05-03 Wind suppression/replacement component for use with electronic systems

Publications (2)

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EP2567377A1 EP2567377A1 (en) 2013-03-13
EP2567377A4 true EP2567377A4 (en) 2016-10-12

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EP11778185.6A Withdrawn EP2567377A4 (en) 2007-05-25 2011-05-03 Wind suppression/replacement component for use with electronic systems

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EP (1) EP2567377A4 (en)
CN (1) CN203242334U (en)
AU (1) AU2011248297A1 (en)
CA (1) CA2798282A1 (en)
WO (1) WO2011140110A1 (en)

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AU2011248297A1 (en) 2012-11-29
WO2011140110A1 (en) 2011-11-10
CN203242334U (en) 2013-10-16
CA2798282A1 (en) 2011-11-10
EP2567377A1 (en) 2013-03-13

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