Language Identification & Dialog Systems


Language Identification 

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Dialog Systems | Machine Translation & Dialog Systems 2011 | RBMT (Rule-Based Machine Translation) & Dialog SystemsSMT (Statistical Machine Translation) & Dialog Systems 2011 


Speech based query system using semantic decoding I Bennett – US Patent 7,725,321, 2010 – Google Patents Page 1. Illllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll US007725321B2 (12) United States Patent Bennett (io) Patent No.: (45) Date of Patent: US 7,725,321 B2 *May 25, 2010 (54) SPEECH BASED QUERY SYSTEM USING SEMANTIC DECODING … Cited by 4 – Related articles – All 5 versions

Spoken language identification using hybrid feature extraction methods [PDF] from arxiv.org P Kumar, A Biswas, AN Mishra… – Arxiv preprint arXiv: …, 2010 – arxiv.org … Automatic language identification (language ID for short) is the problem of identifying the language being spoken from a sample of … Examples of these LID services includes application like travel information, automated dialogue system, spoken lan- guage translation system … Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 5 versions

A Framework for Asynchronous Dialogue Systems: Concepts, Issues and Design Aspects [PDF] from utlib.ee M Treumuth – 2011 – dspace.utlib.ee … MARGUS TREUMUTH A Framework for Asynchronous Dialogue Systems: Concepts, Issues and Design Aspects … Tartu Ülikooli Kirjastus, 210–220. 5. Treumuth, M. (2007). A Method for Recognizing Temporal Expressions in Estonian Natural Language Dialogue Systems. … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] Multilingual access to online help systems and databases [PDF] from sepln.org A Revuelta-Martinez, L Rodriguez… – … del Lenguaje Natural, 2010 – sepln.org … to the database using natu- ral language is divided in four different pro- cesses: preprocessing, translation, postpro- cessing and the dialogue system. … 2. Language identification: To this end, the words in the query are compared to each considered language vocabulary to de … Cited by 2 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[BOOK] Spoken Language Understanding: Systems for Extracting Semantic Information from Speech G Tur, R De Mori – 2011 – books.google.com … interests are in the areas of speech recognition and understanding, audio indexing, speaker identification, language identification, multi-lingual speech … His research interests include spoken dialogue systems, natural language processing, language modeling, and voice search. … Cited by 7 – Related articles – Library Search

A novel feature extraction strategy for multi-stream robust emotion identification [PDF] from utdallas.edu G Liu, Y Lei… – Eleventh Annual Conference of the …, 2010 – isca-speech.org … These features, originally proposed for accent/dialect and language identification (LID), can better approximate the perceptual scales and are … the performance of speech/speaker recognition systems for a range of applications such as spoken dialog systems, human computer … Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] Discriminative phonotactics for dialect recognition using context-dependent phone classifiers [PDF] from psu.edu F Biadsy, H Soltau, L Mangu, J Navratil… – Proceedings of …, 2010 – Citeseer … the speakers regional origin and ethnicity, and to adapt the output of text-to-speech synthe- sis to produce regional speech — important for spoken dialogue systems’ development. … Some successful approaches to language identification have made use of phonotactic variation. … Cited by 5 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 6 versions

Internet based speech recognition system with dynamic grammars IM Bennett – US Patent 7,725,320, 2010 – Google Patents Page 1. IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIM US007725320B2 (12) United States Patent ao) Patent no.: us 7,725,320 B2 Bennett (45) Date of Patent: May 25,2010 (54) INTERNET BASED SPEECH RECOGNITION 4,914,590 A 4/1990 Loatman et al. … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 4 versions

Partial speech processing device and method for use in distributed systems IM Bennett – US Patent 7,729,904, 2010 – Google Patents … (56) References Cited US PATENT DOCUMENTS 4,473,904 A 9/1984 Suehiroetal. (Continued) FOREIGN PATENT DOCUMENTS EP 1 094 388 A2 4/2001 (Continued) OTHER PUBLICATIONS Agarwal, R., “Towards a PURE Spoken Dialogue System for Infor- mation Access … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 4 versions

Text-and speech-based phonotactic models for spoken language identification of Basque and Spanish VG Guijarrubia… – Pattern Recognition Letters, 2010 – Elsevier … 1. Introduction. Language identification (LID) is a classical pattern-recognition problem that is strongly tied with multilingual speech recognition and dialogue systems. The problem entails classifying an utterance’s language among several options. … Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 3 versions

Adjustable resource based speech recognition system IM Bennett, BR Babu, K Morkhandikar… – US Patent …, 2010 – Google Patents Page 1. Illllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllli US007647225B2 (12) United States Patent ao) Patent no.: us 7,647,225 B2 Bennett et al. (45) Date of Patent: Jan. 12,2010 (54) ADJUSTABLE RESOURCE BASED SPEECH RECOGNITION … Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 3 versions

Automatic Understanding of ATC Speech: Study of Prospectives and Field Experiments for Several Controller Positions [PDF] from upm.es JM Pardo, J Ferreiros, F Fernandez… – Aerospace and …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … D. Language Identification To carry out language identification we considered several alternatives. We have to take into account that the characteristics of this task make it particularly difficult as the controllers are nonnative English speakers. … Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 3 versions

Method for processing speech data for a distributed recognition system I Bennett – US Patent 7,672,841, 2010 – Google Patents Page 1. IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII US007672841B2 (12) United States Patent ao) Patent no.: us 7,672,841 B2 Bennett (45) Date of Patent: Mar. 2,2010 (54) METHOD FOR PROCESSING SPEECH DATA FOR A DISTRIBUTED … Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 4 versions

Speech recognition system for client devices having differing computing capabilities IM Bennett – US Patent 7,698,131, 2010 – Google Patents Page 1. US007698131B2 (12) United States Patent Bennett (io) Patent No.: (45) Date of Patent: US 7,698,131 B2 Apr. 13, 2010 (54) SPEECH RECOGNITION SYSTEM FOR CLIENT DEVICES HAVING DIFFERING COMPUTING … Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 3 versions

System and method for natural language processing of query answers IM Bennett – US Patent 7,702,508, 2010 – Google Patents … (56) References Cited US PATENT DOCUMENTS 4,473,904 A 9/1984 Suehiroetal. (Continued) FOREIGN PATENT DOCUMENTS EP 1 094 388 A2 4/2001 (Continued) OTHER PUBLICATIONS Agarwal, R., “Towards a Pure Spoken Dialogue System for Informa- tion Access … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 3 versions

Multilingual speaker recognition using ANFIS B Pandey, A Ranjan, R Kumar… – … Systems (ICSPS), 2010 …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Multilingual speaker recognition and language identification are considered to a key to the development of spoken dialogue systems that can function in multilingual environments [7]. In India, which officially recognizes more than twenty five languages and whose citizens … Cited by 1 – Related articles

Network based interactive speech recognition system IM Bennett – US Patent 7,831,426, 2010 – Google Patents Page 1. US007831426B2 (12) United States Patent Bennett (io) Patent No.: (45) Date of Patent: US 7,831,426 B2 Nov. 9, 2010 (54) NETWORK BASED INTERACTIVE SPEECH RECOGNITION SYSTEM (75) Inventor: Ian M. Bennett … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 4 versions

Dialogue system with logical evaluation for language identification in speech recognition M Eckert, R Englert, W Johannsen… – US Patent …, 2011 – Google Patents 5,805,771 A 9/1998 Muthusamy et al. 6,061,646 A* 5/2000 Martino et al 704/3 6,173,266 Bl*  1/2001 Marx et al 704/270 6,321,372 Bl* 11/2001 Poirieretal 717/122 6,549,883 B2* 4/2003  Fabiani et al 704/10 6,675,134 B2 1/2004 Dempseyetal. 6,999,932 Bl 2/2006 Zhou … Related articles – All 3 versions

[PDF] Technical Program Schedule [PDF] from upenn.edu JY Chai, P Hong, MX Xhou, Z Prasov, L Steels… – acl.ldc.upenn.edu … 16:40-17:05 Trainable Sentence Planning for Complex Information Presentations in Spoken Dialog Systems Amanda Stent, Rashmi Prassad … 17:05-17:30 Finding Ideographic Representations of Japanese Names Written in Latin Script via Language Identification and Corpus … View as HTML – All 6 versions

[PDF] Greek-Cypriot Dialect Recognition based on Phone Recognition [PDF] from upatras.gr I Mporas, T Ganchev… – wcl.ece.upatras.gr … of a multilingual speech system is Language Identification (LID). LID is the task of automatic recognition of the language of an unknown speech signal. The high importance of LID in multilingual applications settles it as an inseparable component of dialog systems (eg info-kiosks … Related articles – View as HTML

[PDF] Interactive Online Learning of Acoustic Models for Resource Poor Languages [PDF] from cmu.edu I Lane – cs.cmu.edu … based interactive system in this work the proposed approaches are also suitable for other tasks such including language identification, image labeling … D. Bohus, G. Zweig, P. Nguyen, and X. Li, “Joint N–best rescoring for repeated utterances in spoken dialog systems.” SLT 2008 … Related articles – View as HTML

[PDF] A Mention-Synchronous Coreference Resolution Algorithm Based On the Bell Tree Xiaoqiang Luo, Abe Ittycheriah, Hongyan Jing, Nanda Kambhatla and Salim … [PDF] from upenn.edu JY Chai, P Hong, MX Xhou, Z Prasov, L Steels… – acl.ldc.upenn.edu … Trainable Sentence Planning for Complex Information Presentations in Spoken Dialog Systems Amanda Stent, Rashmi Prassad and Marilyn … Finding Ideographic Representations of Japanese Names Written in Latin Script via Language Identification and Corpus Validation Yan … View as HTML – All 5 versions

[PDF] Research Assistant Professor Carnegie Mellon University [PDF] from psu.edu I Lane – Citeseer … published over 30 peer-reviewed articles in the areas of speech recognition, speech translation, spoken dialog systems and acoustic … I supervised research on pronunciation modeling of Iraqi, real-time language identification, and in recent work, incremental system adaptation … Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

Special Issue: Speaker and Language Recognition [Guest Editorial] RP Ramachandran – Circuits and Systems Magazine, IEEE – ieeexplore.ieee.org … and PDAs [2, 3]. Language recogni- tion can not only be used in conjunction with speaker recognition for biometric applications but also finds high applicability in spoken dialog systems [4]. The … resentation that contains information useful for speaker or language identification. … Related articles

System for predicting speech recognition accuracy and development for a dialog system B Starkie – US Patent 7,917,363, 2011 – Google Patents … 116-121. Gold, EM, “Language Identification in the Limit” Academic Press (1967), pp. … 1-94. (Continued) Primary Examiner — Daniel D Abebe (74) Attorney, Agent, or Firm — Nixon Peabody LLP (57) ABSTRACT 704/240 A system for developing dialog systems estimates the … Related articles – All 5 versions

Review of language identification techniques P Roy… – … and Computing Research (ICCIC), 2010 IEEE …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Language Identification (LID) is the process of identification of a particular natural language from the given set of speech … Examples of these LID services includes application like travel information, automated dialogue system, spoken language translation system, emergency … Related articles

Language Identification M Adda-Decker – Spoken Language Processing – Wiley Online Library Page 1. Chapter 8 Language Identification 8.1. Introduction … Furthermore the risk of error, even if low, is not negligible. Technically speaking, language identification (LId) involves identifying the language being spoken by an unknown speaker using a given speech sample. … Related articles

[PDF] Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 [PDF] from mt-archive.info J Mariani, J Bonet, M Paul, M Federico, S Stüker… – mt-archive.info … in a Dialogue System Anne H. Schneider, Ielka van der Sluis and Saturnino Luz Trinity College Dublin, Ireland Faster Cube Pruning Andrea Gesmundo and James Henderson University of Geneva, Switzerland Real-Time Spoken Language Identification and Recognition For … View as HTML – All 2 versions

[PDF] Adaptation in Speech Dialogues–Possibilities to Make Human-Computer-Interaction More Natural [PDF] from mmberg.net M Berg, A Düsterhöft… – mmberg.net … A language identification algorithm could automatically switch the language when 2lat. tu/vos 3german: “siezen” 4german: “duzen” Page 6. … In order to create an adaptive dialogue system, we first have to realise the interpretation of the user goal. … Related articles – View as HTML

Digui: a flexibe dialogue system for guiding the user interaction to guiding the user interaction to acces web services [PDF] from tesisenred.net M González Bermúdez – 2010 – tesisenred.net … Page 2. DIGUI: A Flexible Dialogue System for Guiding the User Interaction to Access Web Services PhD Thesis by … Chapter 2 Brief introduction to the state of the art in dialogue systems This chapter gives an introduction to dialogue systems. It focuses mainly on the topics that …

Significance of Prosody for Speaker, Language and Speech Recognition L Mary – Extraction and Representation of Prosody for Speaker, … – Springer … Language identification system used to route an incoming telephone call to a human operator at a switchboard, fluent in the corresponding lan- guage, is an example of the … Applications such as spoken dialog systems, database search and retrieve systems, automatic call …

[PDF] Measuring Final Lengthening for Speaker-Change Prediction [PDF] from cmu.edu A Hjalmarsson… – 2011 – cs.cmu.edu … 6] Laskowski, K., Edlund, J. and Heldner, M., “An instantaneous vector representation of delta pitch for speaker change prediction in conversational dialogue systems”, Proc ICASSP, Las … [20] Pellegrino, F. and Andre-Obrecht, R., “Automatic language identification: An alternative … Related articles – All 4 versions

[TXT] Human Language Technologies: The 2010 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics} [TXT] from aclweb.org S Renals, Y Zhang, T Baldwin, V Kordoni… – … : The 2010 Annual …, 2010 – aclweb.org … 1101} } @InProceedings{bhargava-kondrak:2010:NAACLHLT, author = {Bhargava, Aditya and Kondrak, Grzegorz}, title = {Language identification of names … Joshua B. and Bhutada, Pravin}, title = {Learning about Voice Search for Spoken Dialogue Systems}, booktitle = {Human … Cached

[PDF] DIGUI: A Flexible Dialogue System for Guiding the User Interaction to Access Web Services [PDF] from upc.edu MG Bermúdez… – 2010 – lsi.upc.edu Page 1. DIGUI: A Flexible Dialogue System for Guiding the User Interaction to Access Web Services PhD Thesis by … Chapter 2 Brief introduction to the state of the art in dialogue systems This chapter gives an introduction to dialogue systems. It focuses mainly on the topics that … Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

LANGUAGE CONTEXT SENSITIVE COMMAND SYSTEM AND METHOD AE Taylor, JP Ganyard… – US Patent …, 2011 – freepatentsonline.com … 20050216264, Speech dialogue systems with repair facility, September, 2005, Attwater et al. … 3. The method of claim 1, wherein the command trigger comprises a command name, a required argument, an optional argument, a spoken language identification label, or any … Cached

[PDF] Cross-Language Information Retrieval [PDF] from unine.ch J Savoy – members.unine.ch … 28 Language Identification … query & document terms ? Reduce the size of the inverted file (30% to 50%) ? The SMART system suggests 571 words (eg, “a”, “all”, “are”, “back”, “your”, “yourself”, “years”…) ? Fox [1990] suggests 488 terms ? The DIALOG system suggests 9 … Related articles – View as HTML

Method and portable apparatus for performing spoken language translation using language areas of intended recipients’ brain US Patent 20,100,017,192, 2010 – freepatentsonline.com … receives an electromagnetic signal from antenna and then fed into natural language identification unit 222 . … Previous Patent: MICROCOMPUTER SIMULATOR Next Patent: METHOD, SPOKEN DIALOG SYSTEM, AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS TERMINAL DEVICE FOR … Cached

REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON SPEECH TECHNOLOGY: MAIN CONTRIBUTIONS FROM SPANISH RESEARCH GROUPS [PDF] from journalofspeechsciences.org R San-Segundo… – Journal of Speech …, 2011 – journalofspeechsciences.org … In the Albayzín 2010 Evaluation (http://fala2010.uvigo.es), there was a competition on Language Identification, using a … This section includes spoken language understanding and translation, spoken dialogue systems, voice-activated question answering (QA), and applications … Related articles – All 3 versions

Natural language speech lattice containing semantic variants I Bennett – US Patent 7,873,519, 2011 – Google Patents Page 1. Illlllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll US007873519B2 (12) United States Patent ao) Patent no.: us 7,873,519 B2 Bennett (45) Date of Patent: Jan. 18,2011 (54) NATURAL LANGUAGE SPEECH LATTICE (56) CONTAINING SEMANTIC … Related articles – All 4 versions

ENHANCED SPEECH-TO-SPEECH TRANSLATION SYSTEM AND METHODS A Waibel… – US Patent 20,110,307,241, 2011 – freepatentsonline.com … 16. The translation system of claim 10, wherein the recognition lexicon comprises of a speech language identification module configured to identify the language … two languages L a and L b . This is the typical implementation of a speech-to-speech dialog system involving speech … Cached

Exploring classification of Swedish dialects by speech melody M Uneson – Linguistic Theory and Raw Sound, 2010 – books.google.com … can learn to recognize languages without actually learning much of the languages themselves (Muthusamy et al., 1994), the practical uses of (spoken) Automatic Language Identification (LID) can … Some people may prefer to be greeted by dialog systems in their own dialect. … Related articles – All 2 versions

Speech Recognition Systems JL Gauvain… – Spoken Language Processing – Wiley Online Library … Progress made in speech recognition also benefits other technologies which rely on similar basics, such as speaker recognition and language identification. … In a dialog system, it can also be dynamically chosen among a finite number of models, as a function of the dialog state. … Related articles

System and process for developing a voice application EB Law, KTP Ho, AKK Hui… – US Patent 7,712,031, 2010 – Google Patents … 8-9, 1999) pp. 116-121. Gold, EM, “Language Identification in the Limit” Academic Press (1967), pp. 447-474. … 1-12. Starkie, et al., Lyrebird: Developing Spoken Dialog Systems Using Examples, Telstra New Wave Pry Ltd., Jan. … Related articles – All 3 versions

A scalable architecture for multilingual speech recognition on embedded devices M Raab, R Gruhn… – Speech Communication, 2011 – Elsevier … a Harman Becker Automotive Systems, Speech Dialog Systems, Ulm, Germany. … There are three tasks that are common to both examples, language identification, MWC based codebook creation and the generation of HMMs on top of the generated codebook. … Related articles – All 4 versions

Statistical language model trained with semantic variants I Bennett – US Patent 7,912,702, 2011 – Google Patents Page 1. Ill llllllll III 111 111 IIIIJIIIjll|IJI|jl|l Hill Hill III HI 111 (12) United States Patent Bennett (io) Patent No.: (45) Date of Patent: US 7,912,702 B2 Mar. 22, 2011 (54) STATISTICAL LANGUAGE MODEL TRAINED (56) WITH SEMANTIC … Related articles – All 4 versions

Pronunciation modelling of foreign words for Sepedi ASR [PDF] from csir.co.za T Modipa… – 2010 – researchspace.csir.co.za … I. Introduction Spoken dialog systems (SDSs) are automated systems that use voice as input and output when interacting with a … foreign words include: • Recognising the occurrence of foreign words on-the-fly using confidence measures and language identification systems, and … Related articles – All 4 versions

[PDF] Exploring Speech Technologies for Language Learning [PDF] from intechopen.com R Delmonte – intechopen.com Page 1. 5 Exploring Speech Technologies for Language Learning Rodolfo Delmonte Università Ca’ Foscari – Ca’ Bembo, Linguistic Computational Laboratory, Italy 1. Introduction The teaching of the pronunciation of any foreign … Related articles – View as HTML

System and method for processing sentence based queries IM Bennett – US Patent 7,657,424, 2010 – Google Patents … References Cited US PATENT DOCUMENTS 4,473,904 A 9/1984 Suehiroetal. (Continued) FOREIGN PATENT DOCUMENTS EP 1 094 388 A2 4/2001 (Continued) OTHER PUBLICATIONS Agarwal, R., “Towards a PURE Spoken Dialogue System for Infor- mation Access … Related articles – All 3 versions

[PDF] Design and evaluation of acceleration strategies for speeding up the development of dialog applications} [PDF] from upm.es LF D’Haro, R de Cordoba… – Speech …, 2011 – www-gth.die.upm.es … faxes or playing videos) or because they use advanced runtime modules (eg automatic speech recognizers, text-to-speech, language identification or speaker … like in the dialog and auto- mata theory, to one of all the possible nodes or states in a finite state based dialog system. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

[PDF] Development of a Mandarin-English Bilingual Speech Recognition System with Unified Acoustic Models [PDF] from sinica.edu.tw QQ Zhang, JL Pan… – Journal of Information Science and …, 2010 – iis.sinica.edu.tw … For code switching, instead of using one recognizer, a system can first use language identification technology [18] to determine which language is being used, and then it uses a recognizer for that language to conduct the recognition. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 5 versions

Application of backend database contents and structure to the design of spoken dialog services [PDF] from upm.es LF D’Haro, R de Córdoba, JM Montero… – Expert Systems with …, 2011 – Elsevier … brief review of the state-of-the- art on development platforms and acceleration strategies for designing speech-based dialog systems. … can say that all commercial platforms include state-of-the-art modules such as speech recognizers, language identification, speaker verification …

[PDF] Paper title: Application of Backend Database Contents and Structure to the Design of Spoken Dialog Services [PDF] from upm.es LF D’Haro, R de Córdoba, J Manuel, JF Montero… – 2011 – www-gth.die.upm.es … brief review of the state-of-the- art on development platforms and acceleration strategies for designing speech-based dialog systems. … can say that all commercial platforms include state-of-the-art modules such as speech recognizers, language identification, speaker verification … View as HTML

Active Learning D Hakkani-Tür… – Spoken Language Understanding, 2011 – Wiley Online Library … iteration. Farris et al. (2008) have proposed an example selection criteria that is based on the relative likelihood for language identification tasks that use Gaussian Mixture Models: RL(xi) = log p(x|UBM) – maxl(log P(x|l) where … Related articles

Fuzzy integrals for the aggregation of confidence measures in speech recognition J Mauclair, L Wendling… – Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ), …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … hypothesis [2]. Confidence measures can also be used to select hypothesis that will increase the amount of training data needed for acoustic models [3]. They can also guide the confirmation strategy in dialog systems [4] and can be used for language identification [5]. In speech … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] Survey on Speech, Machine Translation and Gestures in Ambient Assisted Living [PDF] from uni-sb.de D Anastasiou – ai.cs.uni-sb.de … Dialog systems and their components will be also pointed out. … 1 Automatic Speech Recognition of speech recognition and synthesis, and Machine Translation (MT); speech-to-speech translation, dialog systems, and gesture recognition and localization will also be discussed. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

Speech emotion recognition using FCBF feature selection method and GA-optimized fuzzy ARTMAP neural network D Gharavian, M Sheikhan, A Nazerieh… – Neural Computing & …, 2011 – Springer Page 1. ORIGINAL ARTICLE Speech emotion recognition using FCBF feature selection method and GA-optimized fuzzy ARTMAP neural network Davood Gharavian • Mansour Sheikhan • Alireza Nazerieh • Sahar Garoucy Received … Cited by 4 – Related articles

Speech and Human-Computer Communication W Minker… – Spoken Language Processing – Wiley Online Library … identification, for instance, a recognition rate of 50% only can still be useful. According to the vocabulary size, three categories of systems currently on the market can be identified, corresponding to particular combinations of the above criteria: ? Command or dialog systems: … Related articles

Query engine for processing voice based queries including semantic decoding IM Bennett – US Patent 7,725,307, 2010 – Google Patents Page 1. Illllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll US007725307B2 (12) United States Patent Bennett (io) Patent No.: (45) Date of Patent: US 7,725,307 B2 May 25, 2010 (54) QUERY ENGINE FOR PROCESSING VOICE BASED QUERIES … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 4 versions

[PDF] Description of the BLARK, the Situation of Individual Languages D5C-4 [PDF] from clarin.eu M Nissinen, C Parra, M Rosner, I Schuurman… – CLARIN – clarin.eu … for ‘Computer Assisted Language Learning’) access control speech input speech output dialog system doc prod (abbr. … for distance calculation phonemes) Speaker identification Speaker verification Speaker tracking Language identification Dialect identification Confidence … Related articles – View as HTML – All 4 versions

Introduction to Arabic Natural Language Processing [PDF] from 128.220.117.40 NY Habash – Synthesis Lectures on Human Language …, 2010 – morganclaypool.com … Semantic Role Labeling Martha Palmer, Daniel Gildea, and Nianwen Xue 2010 Spoken Dialogue Systems Kristiina Jokinen and Michael McTear 2009 Introduction to Chinese Natural Language Processing Kam-Fai Wong, Wenjie Li, Ruifeng Xu, and Zheng-sheng Zhang 2009 … Cited by 33 – Related articles – Library Search – All 29 versions

Method of developing an interactive system BC Starkie – US Patent 7,653,545, 2010 – Google Patents … 40, No. 2/3 (1997) pp. 103-116. Gold, EM, “Language Identification in the Limit” Academic Press (1967), pp. 447-474. … 1-12. Starkie, et al., Lyrebird: Developing Spoken Dialog Systems Using Examples, Telstra New Wave Pry Ltd., Jan. … Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] 1 Successful Conclusion of the 2010 Summer Workshop [PDF] from jhu.edu J Du – clsp.jhu.edu … The development of more controllable emotion speech synthesis is necessary in the improvement of human machine communication in spoken dialog systems, speech to speech translation systems and any device offering speech output. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

[PDF] A Decade Review of a Masters-Level Real-World-Projects Capstone Course [PDF] from isecon.org CC Tappert… – 2011 – proc.isecon.org Page 1. Information Systems Educators Conference 2011 ISECON Proceedings Wilmington North Carolina, USA v28 n1661 _____ _____ … Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

A Computational Theory of the Use-Mention Distinction in Natural Language [PDF] from umd.edu S Wilson – 2011 – drum.lib.umd.edu … front-ends attached to ALFRED. The explicit representation of language knowledge in a dialog system is a step toward conversational adequacy, but another important step remains missing. To … identify most instances of mentioned language. Identification of an instance will … Related articles – All 2 versions

Experiments on Cross-Language Attribute Detection and Phone Recognition with Minimal Target-Specific Training Data S Siniscalchi, D Lyu, T Svendsen… – Audio, Speech, and … – ieeexplore.ieee.org Page 1. Copyright (c) 2011 IEEE. Personal use is permitted. For any other purposes, permission must be obtained from the IEEE by emailing pubs-permissions@ieee.org. This article has been accepted for publication in a future issue of this journal, but has not been fully edited. … Related articles

Speaker Diarization Based on Intensity Channel Contribution [PDF] from upm.es R Barra-Chicote, JM Pardo… – Audio, Speech, and …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … in speech recognition. In some speech research areas, like automatic language identification, automatic speaker identification and verification or text to speech synthesis, state of the art algorithms are evaluated over a common framework, in … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 5 versions

Cooling off period prior to sending dependent on user’s state M Coughlan, R Warta, PD Runcie… – US Patent …, 2011 – freepatentsonline.com … 7222075, Detecting emotions using voice signal analysis, May, 2007, Petrushin, 7222074, Psycho-physical state sensitive voice dialogue system, May, 2007, Zhou, … 2003), 13 pages. Lamel, LF, et al., “Language Identification Using Phone-based Acoustic Likelihoods,” ICASSP-94 … Related articles – Cached

[PDF] Deliverable D7. 1 Survey of the national and transnational initiatives in the area of Language Resources [PDF] from flarenet.eu J Mariani – flarenet.eu … The Section for Artificial Intelligence of the Medical University of Vienna also conducts research on Natural Language Processing, and develops a language dialog systems in German within the VIE- :LANG project. 4.1.3 Belgium … Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

Dimensions in program synthesis [PDF] from bham.ac.uk S Gulwani – Proceedings of the 12th international ACM SIGPLAN …, 2010 – dl.acm.org Page 1. Dimensions in Program Synthesis [Invited Talk Paper] Sumit Gulwani Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA, USA sumitg@microsoft.com Abstract Program Synthesis, which is the task of discovering programs that realize … Cited by 10 – Related articles – All 12 versions

A Comparison of Single-and Multi-Objective Programming Approaches to Problems with Multiple Design Objectives [PDF] from berkeley.edu S Yaman… – Journal of Signal Processing Systems, 2010 – Springer Page 1. J Sign Process Syst (2010) 61:39–50 DOI 10.1007/s11265-008-0295-2 A Comparison of Single- and Multi-Objective Programming Approaches to Problems with Multiple Design Objectives Sibel Yaman · Chin-Hui Lee … Related articles – All 5 versions

The subspace Gaussian mixture model–A structured model for speech recognition [PDF] from vutbr.cz D Povey, L Burget, M Agarwal, P Akyazi… – Computer Speech & …, 2011 – Elsevier … Figures/Tables. Figures/Tables – selected. References. References – selected. Computer Speech & Language Volume 25, Issue 2, April 2011, Pages 404-439 Language and speech issues in the engineering of companionable dialogue systems. … Cited by 13 – Related articles – All 7 versions

The physiological microphone (PMIC): A competitive alternative for speaker assessment in stress detection and speaker verification SA Patil… – Speech Communication, 2010 – Elsevier … In adverse noisy, stressful situations where speech technology such as speech recognition, speaker verification, or where dialog systems are used, addressing noise is not sufficient to overcome performance loss ([Junqua, 1996], [Hansen, 1993], [Bou-Ghazale, 1996] and … Cited by 6 – Related articles – All 4 versions

Sequential labeling using deep-structured conditional random fields [PDF] from microsoft.com D Yu, S Wang… – … in Signal Processing, IEEE Journal of, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … different numbers of states. For example, when applied to the language identification task, the number of states in the first and second layer CRFs can be 128 and 7, respectively, as described in the related work [31]. In this paper … Cited by 7 – Related articles – All 5 versions

[BOOK] Handbook of natural language processing and machine translation: DARPA global autonomous language exploitation J Olive – 2011 – books.google.com … was aimed. For dictation, WER above 10 percent is not acceptable, but for a dialogue system, a much higher rate can be tolerated as long as the system can enable a user to complete a specific task successfully. Initial studies … Cited by 3 – Related articles – Library Search – All 4 versions

[PDF] Unifying Speech Resources for Tone Languages: A Computational Perspective [PDF] from ijcis.info ME Ekpenyong, EAE Urua, VJ Ekong… – International Journal of …, 2011 – ijcis.info … test data: for speech recognition and synthesis researchers (iii) Corpora and corpora processing tools: for researchers working on dialog systems (iv) Corpora … Technological applications: Speech synthesis, speech recognition, speaker verification and language identification. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

Preference Music Ratings Prediction Using Tokenization and Minimum Classification Error Training J Reed… – Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org Page 1. Copyright (c) 2011 IEEE. Personal use is permitted. For any other purposes, Permission must be obtained from the IEEE by emailing pubs-permissions@ieee.org. This article has been accepted for publication in a future issue of this journal, but has not been fully edited. … Related articles

Speech Recognition by Machine, A Review [PDF] from arxiv.org MA Anusuya… – Arxiv preprint arXiv:1001.2267, 2010 – arxiv.org Page 1. (IJCSIS) International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security, Vol. 6, No. 3, 2009 Speech Recognition by Machine: A Review MAAnusuya Department of Computer Science and Engineering Sri Jaya chamarajendra College of Engineering Mysore, India . … Cited by 17 – Related articles – All 7 versions

Bayesian on-line spectral change point detection: a soft computing approach for on-line ASR MFR Chowdhury, SA Selouani… – International Journal of …, 2011 – Springer … word whose confidence score is low, which is very difficult to implement in real-world applications like dialogue systems. … could be used for many applications, such as ASR, speech coding, speaker identification, speech enhancement, language identification, noise transcription … Related articles

Recognising realistic emotions and affect in speech: State of the art and lessons learnt from the first challenge [PDF] from kuleuven.be B Schuller, A Batliner, S Steidl… – Speech Communication, 2011 – Elsevier Cited by 21 – Related articles – All 9 versions

Combining Natural Language Processing And Statistical Text Mining: A Study Of Specialized Versus Common Languages [PDF] from usf.edu J Jarman – 2011 – scholarcommons.usf.edu Page 1. University of South Florida Scholar Commons Theses and Dissertations 1-1-2011 Combining Natural Language Processing And Statistical Text Mining: A Study Of Specialized Versus Common Languages Jay Jarman University of South Florida, jay@jayjarman.com …

[PDF] das PL febrero [PDF] from ujaen.es O DE RE, EN IN, RE DE, OS LIN, E LI… – ararat.ujaen.es … 61 Page 5. 5 Flexible Dialogue System ….. 62 INTERACTOR (Natural Interaction Platform) …. 64 3.2 Buscadores … Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

[PDF] 22 Question Answering [PDF] from gendocs.ru B WEBBER… – The Handbook of Computational Linguistics and … – gendocs.ru … In the rest of this section, we give some historical background on QA sys- tems (Section 1.1), on dialogue systems in which QA has played a significant role (Section 1.2), and on a particular QA task that has been a major driver of the field over the past 8 years (Section 1.3). … View as HTML

[PDF] DOKTOR–INGENIEUR [PDF] from uni-erlangen.de M Raab – informatik.uni-erlangen.de … 116 6.5.1 Accent Detection and Language Identification through Code- book Share Rates . . . . . … can only output words in the dictionary. The correct responses from, for example, a car infotainment system are determined by a dialog system (not shown) [Mink 04]. … Related articles – View as HTML

Managing misspelled queries in IR applications [PDF] from grupolys.org J Vilares, M Vilares… – Information Processing & Management, 2011 – Elsevier … Many information retrieval (IR) applications such as information extraction, question answering and dialog systems require user queries to be … and Dart, 1995] and [Mustafa, 2005] ), string-similarity measures (Angell, Freund, & Willett, 1983), language identification ( [Gottron … Related articles – All 6 versions

[PDF] Project management and assessment of distributed teams in an online capstone masters-level information technology course [PDF] from pace.edu CC Tappert… – Proc. 6th International Conf. e-Learning, 2011 – csis.pace.edu … Dis., 2006. B. Ahmed, S. Cha, C. Tappert, “Language Identification from Text Using N-gram Based Cumulative Frequency Addition,” Proc. CSIS Research Day 2004. … ISECON 2005. J. Fu, “Design of Dialog Systems using VoiceXML,” Proc. MASPLAS 2001. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

Characterizing phonetic transformations and fine-grained acoustic differences across dialects [PDF] from mit.edu JP Campbell, NFY Chen – 2011 – dspace.mit.edu Page 1. Characterizing Phonetic Transformations and Fine-Grained Acoustic Differences Across Dialects by MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECHNOLOGY Nancy Fang-Yih Chen BS, National Taiwan University (2002) 8 2011 SM, National Taiwan University (2004) LIBRARIES … Related articles – All 2 versions

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[PDF] Automatic Dialect and Accent Recognition and its Application to Speech Recognition [PDF] from columbia.edu F Biadsy – 2011 – academiccommons.columbia.edu … regional origin. It should also prove useful in telephony-based help systems, either adapt- ing the output of text-to-speech synthesis in a spoken dialogue system to produce regional speech or directing the telephone conversation to an agent whose dialect is the same as the … Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

A detection-based pattern recognition framework and its applications [PDF] from gatech.edu C Ma – 2010 – smartech.gatech.edu Page 1. A DETECTION-BASED PATTERN RECOGNITION FRAMEWORK AND ITS APPLICATIONS A Thesis Presented to The Academic Faculty by Chengyuan Ma In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Doctor … Cited by 1 – Related articles – Library Search – All 4 versions

Bitext Alignment J Tiedemann – Synthesis Lectures on Human Language …, 2011 – morganclaypool.com … Semantic Role Labeling Martha Palmer, Daniel Gildea, and Nianwen Xue 2010 Spoken Dialogue Systems Kristiina Jokinen and Michael McTear 2009 Introduction to Chinese Natural Language Processing Kam-Fai Wong, Wenjie Li, Ruifeng Xu, and Zheng-sheng Zhang 2009 … Cited by 1 – Related articles – Library Search – All 2 versions

Joint evaluation of multiple speech patterns for speech recognition and training NU Nair… – Computer Speech & Language, 2010 – Elsevier … is selectively weighted by a confidence measure in order to control the influence of outliers, for accent and language identification application … This can be the case when data is collected automatically, eg, the dialogue system for public use such as Takemaru-kun (Nishimura et al … Cited by 5 – Related articles – All 12 versions

Large-scale acoustic and prosodic investigations of french [PDF] from archives-ouvertes.fr R Nemoto – 2011 – hal.archives-ouvertes.fr Page 1. Université Paris–Sud — Faculté des sciences d’Orsay École Doctorale d’Informatique de Paris-Sud Laboratoire d’Informatique pour la Mécanique et les Sciences de l’Ingénieur LARGE-SCALE ACOUSTIC AND PROSODIC INVESTIGATIONS OF FRENCH …