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phonetics and speech communication educator

Wolfgang Josef Hess, German phonetics and speech communication educator. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Acoustical Society of America, European Association Signal Processing, International Speech Communications Association, German Acoustical Society.

Background

Hess, Wolfgang Josef was born on September 28, 1940 in Stuttgart. Son of Heinrich K. and Anna A. (Schloesser) Hess.

Education

Diploma in Electrical Engineering, University Stuttgart, Federal Republic Germany, 1965. Doctor Electrical Engineering, Technology University, Munich, 1972. Doctor Electrical Engineering/Habilitation, Technology University, Munich, 1979.

Career

Researcher University Stuttgart, 1965-1966. Assistant professor Technology University, Munich, 1967-1972, associate professor, 1972-1986. Professor University Bonn, Federal Republic of Germany, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Pitch Determination of Speech Aignals, 1983, Digital Filters, 1989, second edition 1993. Co-author: Digital Speech Signal Processing, 1998.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Acoustical Society of America, European Association Signal Processing, International Speech Communications Association, German Acoustical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music.

Connections

Married Helga C.K. Hutter, April 21, 1966. Children: Patrizia, Eurydice.

father:
Heinrich K. Hess

mother:
Anna A. (Schloesser) Hess

spouse:
Helga C.K. Hutter

children:
Patrizia Hess

Eurydice Hess