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Animation of talking agents [PDF] from kth.seJ Beskow – Audio-Visual Speech Processing: Computational & …, 1997 – isca-speech.org It is envisioned that autonomous software agents that can communicate using speech and  gesture will soon be on everybody’s computer screen. This paper describes an architecture  that can be used to design and animate characters capable of lip-synchronised synthetic … Cited by 98 – Related articles – All 13 versions

Olga-A dialogue system with an animated talking agent [PDF] from psu.eduJ Beskow, K Elenius… – Fifth European Conference …, 1997 – isca-speech.org The object of the Olga project is to develop an interactive 3D animated talking agent. A  futuristic application scenario is interactive digital TV, where the Olga agent would guide  naive users through the various services available on the network. The current application … Cited by 41 – Related articles – All 10 versions

Multimodality and speech technology: Verbal and non-verbal communication in talking agents [PDF] from psu.eduB Granstrom… – Eighth European Conference on Speech …, 2003 – isca-speech.org This paper presents methods for the acquisition and modelling of verbal and non-verbal  communicative signals for the use in animated talking agents. This work diverges from the  traditional focus on the acoustics of speech in speech technology and will be of … Cited by 7 – Related articles – All 13 versions

Talking agents design on the ICARO framework J de Alba… – … Data Engineering and Automated Learning-IDEAL …, 2009 – Springer ICARO is an open framework for building distributed applications as organizations of agents  and resources. The guiding principles of ICARO have been used to design the architecture  of Talking Agents, software entities with the ability to recognize human speech and … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] Talking Agents: A distributed architecture for interactive installation-art works [PDF] from assembla.comJMF de Alba… – Integrated Computer-Aided …, 2010 – subversion.assembla.com Abstract. Recent advances in Artificial Intelligence imply challenges and opportunities to  explore new kinds of artistic experiences in the confrontation of the spectator to an  installation-art work. In this context, a diversity of elements, such as sensors and speech … Cited by 3 – View as HTML

Recognition and interpretation on talking agents JMF de Alba… – … of the 23rd international conference on …, 2010 – dl.acm.org Abstract Speech is not a common way to interact with an artwork, but recent advances in  Artificial Intelligence imply challenges and opportunities to explore new kinds of experiences  in the confrontation of the spectator to the artwork. In order to have flexibility in … Cited by 1 – Related articles

Making of Anthropomorphic Talking Agent with 3D Face Modeled by Arbitrary Figure Y HENMI, S KIKUCHI, S AKAMATSU… – Gazo Denshi Gakkai …, 2006 – sciencelinks.jp Abstract; The Galatea Toolkit, provided free by the Galatea Project, is a software  environment for developing an anthropomorphic talking agent which displays facial  expressions as well as facial speeches. The toolkit includes a function of constructing a … Cached – All 2 versions

A study on education tools with an animated talking agent for the hearing imparired. T KITAMURA, T ARAI… – IEIC Technical Report ( …, 2002 – sciencelinks.jp Abstract; An education tool with an animated talking agent named Baldi, that has been  developed at CSLU (Center for Spoken Language Understanding at the Oregon Graduate  Instiute) is used at Tucker-Maxon (Portland, Oregon), a school for deaf children using oral … Cached – All 2 versions

Talking agents in ambient-assisted living J Fernández de Alba… – Knowledge-Based and Intelligent …, 2010 – Springer A natural way to interact with persons in Ambient Asssited Living (AAL) scenarios is through  speech. Speech recognition techniques usually require of training for achieving good  results. However, this training is not possible when different people can enter and leave. … Related articles – All 3 versions

Emotional talking agent: System and evaluation [PDF] from tsinghua.edu.cnS Zhang, J Jia, Y Xu… – Natural Computation (ICNC), …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org Abstract In this paper, we introduce a system that synthesizes the emotional audio-visual  speech for a 3-D talking agent by adopting the PAD (Pleasure-Arousal-Dominance)  emotional model. A GMM-based method is introduced to predict variation of acoustic … Related articles – All 4 versions

[CITATION] Talking Agent PY Demaure – 2001 – Aalborg University. Department of … Library Search

A multimodal approach of generating 3D human-like talking agent M Yang, J Tao, K Mu, Y Li… – Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces, 2011 – Springer Abstract This paper introduces a multimodal framework of generating a 3D human-like  talking agent which can communicate with user through speech, lip movement, head motion,  facial expression and body animation. In this framework, lip movements are obtained by …

Recognition and Interpretation on Talking Agents J Fernández de Alba… – Trends in Applied Intelligent Systems, 2010 – Springer Speech is not a common way to interact with an artwork, but recent advances in Artificial  Intelligence imply challenges and opportunities to explore new kinds of experiences in the  confrontation of the spectator to the artwork. In order to have flexibility in experimentation … Related articles

[HTML] The OLGA project: An animated talking agent in a dialogue system [HTML] from kth.seJ Beskow, K Elenius… – 2007 – speech.kth.se Abstract The object of the Olga project is to develop an interactive 3D animated talking  agent. The final target could be the future, digital TV-set, where the Olga agent would guide  naive users through various new services on the networks. The current application is … Related articles – Cached – All 11 versions

[PDF] Common Belief Retrieval for Talking Agent Based on Primitive WWW Search [PDF] from hokudai.ac.jpRRKAK Tochinai – sig.media.eng.hokudai.ac.jp 1 Hokkaido University, Engineering Dept, Signal Processing and Language Information  Lab.[n our project (GENTA-GENeral belief rcTrieving Agent), we try to build a conversational  agent, which uses Web resources not only to enrich its linguistic abilities but also to use … Related articles

[DOC] The Talking Agents: architecture for building interactive installation-art works software [DOC] from assembla.comJMF de Alba… – subversion.assembla.com Abstract. Many interactive art works make use of very simple algorithms, but recent  advances in Artificial Intelligence imply challenges and opportunities to explore new kinds of  experiences in the confrontation of the spectator to the art work. In order to have flexibility … View as HTML

Common Belief Retrieval for Talking Agent Based on Primitive WWW Search. R RZEPKA, K ARAKI… – Proceedings of the Annual …, 2002 – sciencelinks.jp Abstract; In our project (GENTA-GENeral belief reTrieving Agent), we try to build a  conversational agent, which uses Web resources not only to enrich its linguistic abilities but  also to use those resources as a material for creating agent’s” own” opinions and beliefs … Cached

Talking Agents: A distributed architecture for interactive artistic installations JM Fernández… – Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering, 2010 – IOS Press Recent advances in Artificial Intelligence imply challenges and opportunities to explore new  kinds of artistic experiences in interaction with the spectator of an artistic installation. In this  context, a wide range of elements, such as sensors and speech recognition and synthesis, … Related articles – All 3 versions

[PDF] Talking to agents in virtual worlds [PDF] from psu.eduS McGlashan… – UK VR-SIG Conf, 1996 – Citeseer … A multicast protocol could not be used directly with talking agents due to the problem of overhearing: ie if a talking agent is active, but users are speaking to one another, then the talking agent will hear this communication and may mis-recognise it as commands. …  Cited by 18 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

Talking agents: arquitectura de agentes conversacionales [PDF] from ucm.esJM Fernández de Alba López de Pablo – 2009 – eprints.ucm.es Resumen Los Talking Agents son entidades software con la capacidad de reconocer el  habla humana y sintetizar una respuesta hablada. Se han desarrollado este tipo de agentes  para construir instalaciones artísticas, con el propósito de trabajar en nuevos tipos de … Related articles – All 6 versions

Analyzing and Modelling Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication for Talking Animated Interface Agents D House… – NATO SECURITY THROUGH …, 2007 – books.google.com … collection methods, modeling and evaluation experiments, and implementation in animated talking agents for dialogue systems. From this point of departure, we can see that many challenges remain before we will be able to create a believable, animated talking agent based on …  Related articles – BL Direct

[PDF] SUSTAINED LEARNING IN 4TH AND 5TH GRADERS BUT NOT IN 7TH GRADERS: TWO EXPERIMENTS WITH A TALKING PEDAGOGICAL AGENT [PDF] from cdli.caBL Mann, H Schulz, S Adams… – users.cdli.ca … Page 2. Sustained Learning with a Talking Agent … Sustained Learning with a Talking Agent cognitive load from an unbalanced input from both channels; the other (b) normalized mental effort associated with normal cognitive load from a balanced input from both channels. …  Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

EgoChat Agent: A Talking Virtualized Member for Supporting Community Knowledge Creation H Kubota… – The Proceedings of the AAAI Fall Symposium on ” …, 2000 – aaai.org … Our method for supporting knowl- edge creation is using human-style talking agents called “virtualized-egos”. … Virtualized-ego : a talking agent on EgoChat Because interaction among humans and virtualized-egos should be as casual as possible for humans, virtualized-egos …  Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] Talking Nets: exploring a multi-agent, connectionist model of distributed communication and cognition [PDF] from 134.184.131.111F Heylighen… – 134.184.131.111 Page 1. 1 Talking Nets: exploring a multi-agent, connectionist model of distributed communication and cognition Research Proposal for a “Geconcerteerde Onderzoeksactie”, submitted by Francis Heylighen and Frank Van Overwalle, Vrije Universiteit Brussel Summary …  Related articles – View as HTML – All 5 versions

Modelling and Evaluating Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication in Talking Animated Interface Agents [PDF] from kth.seB Granström… – Evaluation of Text and Speech Systems, 2007 – Springer … Abstract The use of animated talking agents is a novel feature of many multimodal experimental spoken dialogue systems. … The use of animated talking agents is currently a novel feature of many multimodal experimental spoken dialogue systems. …  Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 10 versions

Effective interaction with talking animated agents an dialogue systems [PDF] from psu.eduB Granström… – Advances in Natural Multimodal Dialogue …, 2005 – Springer Page 1. Chapter 10 EFFECTIVE INTERACTION WITH TALKING Björn Granström and David House Centre for Speech Technology (CTT) Department of Speech, Music and Hearing, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden {bjorn, davidh}@speech.kth.se …  Cited by 5 – Related articles – All 3 versions