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The Industry of Spoken-Dialog Systems and the Third Generation of Interactive Applications R Pieraccini – Speech Technology, 2010 – Springer … Call Control Markup Language) [16], a language for the control of the computer-telephony layer, and SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language) [17] for … Although SCXML is not specifically intended to represent dialog systems, it can be considered as a basic abstraction for a … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] EVALITA 2009: Loquendo Spoken Dialog System [PDF] from psu.edu E Giraudo, P Baggia – Evaluation of NLP and Speech Tools for Italian …, 2009 – Citeseer … it is worth noticing that the Loquendo SDS designed for the Evalita 2009 competition was completely designed in VoiceXML, which is one of the most promising emerging technologies for creating spoken dialogue systems [4] and … Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) … Cited by 3 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 7 versions

SLU in Commercial and Research Spoken Dialogue Systems D Suendermann… – Spoken Language …, 2011 – Wiley Online Library … hypotheses’ semantic interpretation, using ECMAScript (ECMA, 1999), and with a speech synthesizer via SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language, Burnett et al … For the architecture of a spoken dialogue system, this implies that speech recognition and understanding are kept … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 2 versions

The RavenClaw dialog management framework: Architecture and systems D Bohus… – Computer Speech & Language, 2009 – Elsevier … Keywords: Dialog management; Spoken dialog systems; Error handling; Focus shifting; Mixed-initiative. Article Outline. … Other domain-independent conversational strategies 5. RavenClaw-based systems 5.1. The Olympus dialog system infrastructure 5.2. RoomLine 5.3. … Cited by 50 – Related articles – All 4 versions

Spoken Dialogue Systems K Jokinen… – Synthesis Lectures on Human …, 2009 – morganclaypool.com Page 1. Spoken Dialogue Systems Page 2. Page 3. iii Synthesis Lectures on Human … Series ISSN ISSN 1947-4040 print ISSN 1947-4059 electronic Page 5. Spoken Dialogue Systems Kristiina Jokinen University of Helsinki Michael McTear University of Ulster … Cited by 11 – Related articles – Library Search – All 5 versions

The SEMAINE API: towards a standards-based framework for building emotion-oriented systems [PDF] from hindawi.com M Schröder – Advances in human-computer interaction, 2010 – dl.acm.org … The project aims to build a multimodal dialogue system with an emphasis on nonverbal skills-detecting and emitting vocal … language (EMMA) to transport a recognition result expressed in EmotionML and the use of the Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) to encode … Cited by 32 – Related articles – All 9 versions

Gossip Galore: a self-learning agent for exchanging pop trivia [PDF] from aclweb.org X Cheng, P Adolphs, F Xu, H Uszkoreit… – Proceedings of the 12th …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … The agent is built on top of information extraction, web mining, question answer- ing and dialogue system technologies, and users can freely formulate … a 3D computer game engine, and communicates with the server by messages in an XML format based on BML and SSML. … Cited by 5 – Related articles – All 12 versions

A’companion’ECA with planning and activity modelling [PDF] from ifaamas.org M Cavazza, C Smith, D Charlton, L Zhang… – Proceedings of the 7th …, 2008 – dl.acm.org … designed for adaptive spoken dialogue systems [19]. It has been used in several spoken dialogue systems, including a multilingual spoken dialogue system [20]. … Finally, SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language) 1.0 tags are used for controlling the Loquendo(tm) synthesizer. … Cited by 20 – Related articles – All 16 versions

Embodied Conversational Characters: Representation Formats for Multimodal Communicative Behaviours B Krenn, C Pelachaud, H Pirker… – Emotion-Oriented Systems, 2011 – Springer … Trouvain, 2004) or the Festival TTS (Black and Taylor, 1997). The W3C Speech Synthesis Markup Language SSML4 has been developed to assist the generation of synthetic speech. It provides a standard way to mark up text … Related articles – All 2 versions

A mobile health and fitness companion demonstrator [PDF] from swedish-ict.se O Ståhl, B Gambäck, M Turunen… – Proceedings of the 12th …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … The Home Companion is implemented on top of Jaspis, a generic agent-based architecture de- signed for adaptive spoken dialogue systems (Tu- runen et al., 2005 … Finally, SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language) 1.0 tags are used for controlling the Loquendo synthesizer. … Cited by 4 – Related articles – All 3 versions

Speech and mobile technologies for cognitive communication and information systems M Pleva, S Ondas, J Juhar, A Cizmar… – Cognitive …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … SISR EMMA VoiceXML PLS SSML I/O (Tele- phony) server HUB Information server Evaluation server EMMA SRGS SISR SSML CCXML Figure 1. Architecture of the Slovak spoken dialogue system The telephony server connects the system to the telecommunication network. … Cited by 1 – Related articles

mTalk-A Multimodal Browser for Mobile Services [PDF] from att.com M Johnston, GD Fabbrizio… – Twelfth Annual Conference …, 2011 – isca-speech.org … MTALKintegrates a broad range of open standards, including HTML, CSS, Javascript, SRGS, SSML, and EMMA, and supports sophisticated multimodal … P. Ehlen, M. Walker, S. Whittaker, and P. Maloor, “MATCH: An archi- tecture for multimodal dialog systems,” in Proceedings … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 7 versions

[PDF] A Mobile Health and Fitness Companion Demonstrator [PDF] from aclweb.org OSB Gambäck, M Turunen… – Demonstrations Session, 2009 – aclweb.org … The Home Companion is implemented on top of Jaspis, a generic agent-based architecture de- signed for adaptive spoken dialogue systems (Tu- runen et al., 2005 … Finally, SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language) 1.0 tags are used for controlling the Loquendo synthesizer. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 17 versions

[PDF] Flexible Turn-Taking for spoken dialog systems [PDF] from psu.edu A Raux – 2008 – Citeseer … Spoken dialog systems divide the complex task of conversing with the user into more spe- cific subtasks handled by specialized components: voice activity … with mark up tags destined to help speech synthesis using a speech synthesis mark up language such as SSML or JSAPI’s … Cited by 8 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 12 versions

[BOOK] Error handling in spoken dialogue systems: Managing uncertainty, grounding and miscommunication [HTML] from google.com G Skantze – 2007 – books.google.com Error Handling in Spoken Dialogue Systems Managing Uncertainty.Grounding and Miscommunication GABRIEL SKANTZE Doctoral Thesis in Speech Communication Stockholm, Sweden 2007 $ KTHI VETENSKAP { £¦” OCH KONST Of?, <(r)W&9 KTH Computer Science … Cited by 21 – Related articles – Library Search – All 5 versions

Implementation of ‘ASR4CRM’: An automated speech-enabled customer care service system [PDF] from telfor.rs AA Atayero, CK Ayo, IO Nicholas… – … 2009, EUROCON’09. …, 2009 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … W3C speech interface framework incorporates Voice eXtensible Markup Language (VoiceXML or VXML), speech synthesis markup language (SSML), speech recognition … to token prompts; the CCXML provides telephony call control support and other dialog systems, while the … Related articles – All 4 versions

Physically Embodied Conversational Agents as Health and Fitness Companions [PDF] from uta.fi M Turunen, J Hakulinen, C Smith… – … Annual Conference of …, 2008 – isca-speech.org … input and output components, which enable the use of Nabaztag rabbits and other similar physical agents in multimodal conversational spoken dialogue systems. … Finally, SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language) 1.0 tags are used for controlling the Loquendo(tm) synthesizer. … Cited by 5 – Related articles – All 6 versions

Standards for Multimodal Interaction DA Dahl – … human computer interaction and pervasive services, 2009 – books.google.com … Grammar Specification (SRGS)(Hunt & McGlashan, 2004), Semantic Interpretation for Speech Recognition (SISR) (Van Tichelen & Burke, 2007), Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML)(Burnett, Walker, & … A form is very much like a frame in a frame-based dialog system. … Related articles – All 5 versions

[BOOK] Speech Technology: Theory and Applications F Chen… – 2010 – books.google.com … SLU SPINE SPORT SR SRGS SRI SS SSML SUSAS SVM … Semantic Error Rate Sentence Error Rate Spoken Dialogue System Statistical Language … Grammar Specification Stanford Research Institute Speech synthesizer Speech Synthesis Markup Language Speech Under … Library Search – All 2 versions

[PDF] D5. 5: Advanced appointment-scheduling system “system 4” [PDF] from classic-project.org R Laroche… – PRototype D, 2010 – classic-project.org … Baratinoo is an industrial speech synthesiser using state-of-the-art unit selection technology, especially tuned for French synthesis (voice Loic). Baratinoo is compliant to all current standards for text input (SSML), pronunciation specification (PLS) and APIs (SAPI, MRCP). … Cited by 2 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

[PDF] Error Handling in Spoken Dialogue Systems [PDF] from kth.se G Skantze – Computer Science and Communication Department of …, 2007 – speech.kth.se … Spoken Dialogue Systems Managing Uncertainty, Grounding and Miscommunication … Spoken dialogue systems In this chapter, we will start with a broad classification of spoken dialogue systems in order to narrow down the class of systems that are targeted in this thesis. … Cited by 14 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 14 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 … Confirmation handling: One of the main problems in a spoken dialog system is how to cope with the speech recognition errors due to differences in … The assistant also allows the designer to use SSML tags to control the voice (eg break duration, pitch, rate, volume), as well as the … Related articles – All 4 versions

[PDF] D5. 1.2: Final Communication Architecture and Module Interface Definitions [PDF] from ed.ac.uk G Putois, S Young, J Henderson, O Lemon… – 2010 – wcms.inf.ed.ac.uk … of uncertainty is to be achieved without sacrificing a modular architecture design, which is crucial for building large scale dialogue systems. … The NLG module outputs generated text in the Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) [23], to be sent to the Speech Synthesiser (or … Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

SICE: An Enhanced Framework for Design and Development of Speech Interfaces on Client Environment [PDF] from ijcaonline.org V Prabhat, S Raghuraj… – International Journal of …, 2011 – ijcaonline.org … speech interface framework incorporates Voice eXtensible Markup Language (VoiceXML or VXML), speech synthesis markup language (SSML), Speech Recognition … for speech recognition; the CCXML provides telephony call control support and other dialog systems, while the … Related articles – All 2 versions

Towards responsive sensitive artificial listeners [PDF] from utwente.nl M Schröder, R Cowie, DKJ Heylen, M Pantic… – 2008 – doc.utwente.nl … and G. Rigoll, “Static and Dynamic Modelling for the Recognition of Non-verbal Vocalisations in Conversational Speech,” Perception in Multimodal Dialogue Systems, 2008, pp. … [26]DC Burnett, MR Walker, and A. Hunt, “Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) Version 1.0 … Cited by 28 – Related articles – All 21 versions

[PDF] Mhp interactive applications: Combining visual and speech user interaction modes [PDF] from euroitv2009.org V Lobato, G López… – 2009 – euroitv2009.org … The user needs only a mobile device with audio I/O, capable of running a speech synthesis and recognition system which follows the W3C standards SSML and SRGS respectively. … [5] Ibrahim, A. and Johansson, P. Multimodal Dialogue Systems for Interactive TV Applications. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

Head X: Customizable Audiovisual Synthesis for a Multi-purpose Virtual Head M Luerssen, T Lewis… – AI 2010: Advances in Artificial …, 2011 – Springer … Additionally, SAPI supports XML extensions, including SSML, that can be added to a text to modify rate, pitch, and other aspects of the speech. … In: van Kuppevelt, J., Dybkjaer, L., Bernsen, N. (eds.) Advances in Natural, Multi- modal Dialogue Systems, pp. 23-54. … Related articles

Olympus: an open-source framework for conversational spoken language interface research [PDF] from upenn.edu D Bohus, A Raux, TK Harris, M Eskenazi… – Proceedings of the …, 2007 – dl.acm.org … commercial engine. Finally, Kalliope also supports the SSML markup language. Other components. The various components briefly described above form the core of the Olym- pus dialog system framework. Additional compo … Cited by 59 – Related articles – All 32 versions

A speech mashup framework for multimodal mobile services [PDF] from difabbrizio.com G Di Fabbrizio, T Okken… – Proceedings of the 2009 …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … XML markups). For a TTS task, the input text follows the W3C Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) [9] standard. SSML is an XML markup language for modifying the way text is processed by TTS engines. The SSML … Cited by 14 – Related articles – All 7 versions

Automated phone capture of diabetes patients readings with consultant monitoring via the web R Harper, P Nicholl, M McTear… – … of Computer Based …, 2008 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Recognition Grammar Specification), SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language), SISR (Semantic Interpretation for Speech Recognition), and CCXML (Call Control Extensible Markup Language). A voice platform for implementing spoken dialogue systems using VoiceXML … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 5 versions

VoiceXML Platform for Minority Languages M Brkic, M Matetic… – Human-Computer Systems Interaction, 2009 – Springer … It consists of VXML, SRGS (Speech Recognition Grammar Specification), SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language), PLS (Pronunciation Lexicon Specification), SISR (Speech Recognition for … Typical components of a spoken dialogue system are listed in the introductory part. … Related articles – All 3 versions

[PDF] A multilingual dialogue system for accessing the web [PDF] from psu.edu M Gatius, M González… – Proceedings of the 3rd International …, 2007 – Citeseer … And finally, the last section draws some conclusions. 2 WEB DIALOGUE SYSTEMS … Two complementary standard languages are used in VoiceXML systems: the Speech Recognition Grammar Specification (SRGS), and the Speech Synthesis Mark-up Language (SSML). … Cited by 3 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 5 versions

[PDF] Towards Mixed-Initiative Concepts in Smart Environments [PDF] from tu-darmstadt.de D Schnelle-Walka, J Arndt… – 2009 – atlas.tk.informatik.tu-darmstadt.de … Jaspis [21] is recognized as “the most radical ap- proach to architectures for spoken dialog systems” [12 … ODP claims to support standards such as MRCP/SIP, EMMA and SSML and GUI frameworks such as Ajax, Flash/Flex or JavaFX as well as novel modalities (for example multi … Cited by 2 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 5 versions

Speech technology: from research to the industry of human-machine communication R Pieraccini – Proceedings of the 46th Annual Meeting of the …, 2008 – dl.acm.org … I will describe the rising of standards (such as VoiceXML, SRGS, SSML, etc.) and their im- portance in the growth of the market. I will proceed with an overview of the current architectures and proc- esses utilized for creating commercial spoken dialog systems, and will provide … Related articles – All 10 versions

The Bonn Open Synthesis System 3 S Breuer… – International Journal of Speech Technology, 2010 – Springer … There are two origins for corpus-based concatenative speech synthesis: • reproductive speech synthesis in dialog systems for lim- ited domains (eg … XML document serves the same purpose as other in- put XML specifications for speech synthesis such as SSML, from which it … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 4 versions

Building multimodal applications with EMMA [PDF] from att.com M Johnston – Proceedings of the 2009 international conference on …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … are returned in emma:one-of. In the case of TTS, an SSML document is posted from the multimodal client to the mashup server, and an HTTP stream of audio is returned and played on the client. Crit- ically, in addition to HTTP … Cited by 6 – Related articles – All 5 versions

[PDF] Design Issues for a Bidirectional Mobile Medical Speech Translator [PDF] from unige.ch N Tsourakis, P Bouillon, M Rayner – SiMPE Workshop, Bonn, …, 2009 – issco.unige.ch … Using SSML tags for the TTS output we can give emphasis to certain parts, change the pitch etc. … Targeted help for spoken dialogue systems: Intelligent feedback improves naive user’s performance. In Proceedings of the 10th EACL, Budapest, Hungary. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 4 versions

[BOOK] Springer handbook of speech processing [PDF] from springer.de J Benesty – 2008 – books.google.com Page 1. ill’ Speed¦ Processing Benesty Sondhi Huang Editors Page 2. Springer Handbook of Speech Processing Page 3. Springer Handbooks provide a concise compilation of approved key information on methods of research … Cited by 152 – Related articles – Library Search – All 8 versions

SmartWeb handheld-multimodal interaction with ontological knowledge bases and semantic web services [PDF] from dfki.de D Sonntag, R Engel, G Herzog, A Pfalzgraf… – Artifical Intelligence for …, 2007 – Springer … mobile interface to the Seman- tic Web [1], ie, ontologies and web services, is a very interesting task since it combines many state-of-the-art technologies such as ontology development, dis- tributed dialog systems, standardized interface descriptions (EMMA1, SSML2, RDF3 … Cited by 48 – Related articles – BL Direct – All 22 versions

A scalable home care system infrastructure supporting domiciliary care [PDF] from stir.ac.uk P Gray, T McBryan, N Hine, CJ Martin, N Gil… – 2007 – dspace.stir.ac.uk … a general set of guidelines can be implemented using common markup standards such as SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language [5]). For … dialogue management strategies, we are collecting a large corpus of interactions with a simulated dialogue system for appointment … Cited by 4 – Related articles – All 19 versions

Multimodal information processing for affective computing J Tao – Speech Technology, 2010 – Springer … Interface Expressive Speech Synthesizer Fig. 9.1 Emotional Text to speech via Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) [20] … It has been now widely used for modelling emotions in natural language processing, user reaction of HCI, dialogue systems, etc. Page 8. 158 J. Tao … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 2 versions

Analyzing Multimodal Interaction F Ferri… – Multimodal human computer interaction and …, 2009 – books.google.com … Web services, is a very interesting task since it combines many state-of-the-art technologies such as ontology definition, ontology management, advanced dialog systems, interface descriptions … Speech synthesis markup language (SSML), version 1.0, W3C recommendation. … Related articles – All 5 versions

PGF: A Portable Run-Time Format for Type-Theoretical Grammars [PDF] from chalmers.se K Angelov, B Bringert… – Journal of Logic, Language and …, 2010 – Springer Page 1. J Log Lang Inf (2010) 19:201-228 DOI 10.1007/s10849-009-9112-y PGF: A Portable Run-time Format for Type-theoretical Grammars Krasimir Angelov · Björn Bringert · Aarne Ranta Published online: 15 December 2009 (c) Springer Science+Business Media BV 2009 … Cited by 14 – Related articles – All 7 versions

Expressive Speech Processing and Prosody Engineering: An Illustrated Essay on the Fragmented Nature of Real Interactive Speech [PDF] from speech-data.jp N Campbell – Speech Technology, 2010 – Springer Page 1. Chapter 7 Expressive Speech Processing and Prosody Engineering: An Illustrated Essay on the Fragmented Nature of Real Interactive Speech Nick Campbell 7.1 Introduction This chapter addresses the issue of expressive speech processing. … Related articles – All 4 versions

Production of filled pauses in concatenative speech synthesis based on the underlying fluent sentence J Adell, D Escudero… – Speech Communication, 2011 – Elsevier … Also, in the context of dialogue systems, some authors report the use of dis- fluencies to classify a speakerâ€(tm)s communicative inten- tion (Savino … Layer and event nodes can be added to the structure via SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language) like labels in the input text. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] Language synthesis using image placement [PDF] from uva.nl S DE KONINK – 2008 – fon.hum.uva.nl … Reither, E., & Dale, R. (2000). Building natural language generation systems. Theune, M. (2003). Natural language generation for dialogue: system survey. Page 6. Appendix A. Design input.xml grammar.xsl SSML MBROLA wav Figure 1. The program flow Property Match … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

Actor level emotion magnitude prediction in text and speech RA Calix… – Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2011 – Springer … Emotion magnitudes can be used to adjust pitch, rate or volume parameters in XML based schema such as Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML). … [24], the authors propose a model for detecting the emotional state of a user that interacts with a dialog system. … Cited by 1 – Related articles

[BOOK] GF Runtime System [PDF] from chalmers.se K Angelov – 2009 – cse.chalmers.se Page 1. THESIS FOR THE DEGREE OF LICENTIATE OF ENGINEERING GF Runtime System Krasimir Angelov Department of Computer Science and Engineering Chalmers University of Technology and Göteborg University SE-412 96 Göteborg Sweden Göteborg, 2009 Page 2 … Related articles – View as HTML – Library Search – All 5 versions

Awareness Information with Speech and Sound A Kainulainen, M Turunen… – Awareness Systems, 2009 – Springer … There are many kinds of scripting lan- guages and notations, ranging from concurrent audio programming languages like Page 16. 246 A. Kainulainen et al. ChucK (Wang and Cook, 2003) to synthesis markup languages like SSML (Taylor and Isard, 1997). … Related articles – All 3 versions

Spoken Spanish generation from sign language [PDF] from upm.es R San-Segundo, JM Pardo, J Ferreiros… – Interacting with …, 2010 – Elsevier Cited by 5 – Related articles – All 5 versions

A Distributed Staged Architecture for Multimodal Applications [PDF] from pp.ua A Costa Pereira, F Hartmann… – Software Architecture, 2007 – Springer … Control Protocol (MRCP) (2006) (visited October 4, 2006), http://www.apps.ietf.org/rfc/rfc4463. html 5. The World Wide Web Consortium: Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) Version 1.0 (2004 … Wahlster, W. (ed.): SmartKom: Foundations of Multimodal Dialogue Systems. … Cited by 5 – Related articles – BL Direct – All 10 versions

DOLCE ergo SUMO: On foundational and domain models in the SmartWeb Integrated Ontology (SWIntO) [PDF] from websemanticsjournal.org D Oberle, A Ankolekar, P Hitzler, P Cimiano… – Web Semantics: Science …, 2007 – Elsevier Cited by 65 – Related articles – All 38 versions

Promoting extension and reuse in a spoken dialog manager: An evaluation of the queen’s communicator P Hanna, I O’neill, C Wootton… – ACM Transactions on Speech …, 2007 – dl.acm.org … Markup Language) is a markup language based on XML (extensible Markup Language) for creating spoken dialog systems. … is supplemented by several additional markup languages, includ- ing SRGS (Speech Recognition Grammar Specification), SSML (Speech Synthe- sis … Cited by 5 – Related articles – All 5 versions

Creating XML Based Scalable Multimodal Interfaces for Mobile Devices [PDF] from bme.hu B Tóth, G Németh – Mobile and Wireless Communications …, 2007 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … This way traditional speech dialog systems can still be realized with our model, but one can also use the SUI … Extensible Markup Language (VoiceXML) Version 2.1., 2006., Available: http://www.w3.org/TR/voicexml21/ [11] Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) version … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 2 versions

Speech technologies for blind and low vision persons D Freitas… – Technology and Disability, 2008 – IOS Press … VoiceXML, Speech Synthesis Mark- up Language (SSML), Semantic Interpretation for Speech Grammars (SISR), Speech Recognition Gram- mar Specification (SRGS), Voice Browser Call Control (CCXML) and Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language (SMIL) [95] are … Cited by 18 – Related articles

Bringing together commercial and academic perspectives for the development of intelligent AmI interfaces D Griol, JM Molina… – Journal of Ambient Intelligence and …, 2012 – IOS Press … as VoiceXML, SRGS (Speech Recognition Gram- mar Specification2), SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language3), SISR (Semantic Interpretation for Speech Recognition4), and CCXML (Voice Browser Call Con- trol5). VoiceXML allows creating dialog systems that feature …

Software: Infrastructure, Standards, Technologies N Rajput… – Speech in Mobile and Pervasive …, 2012 – Wiley Online Library … In addition to providing the tags to control the interaction flow, VoiceXML also uses SSXML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language)and SRGF (Speech Recognition … Through these tags, and more, SSML can be used to represent the synthetic voice controls in a dialog system. … Related articles

Multilingual Text-to-Speech System for Mobile Devices: Development and Applications [PDF] from tut.fi K Pärssinen – … teknillinen yliopisto. Julkaisu-Tampere University of …, 2007 – dspace.cc.tut.fi … POS Part-of-Speech PSOLA Pitch Synchronous Overlap and Add RELP Residual Excited Linear Prediction SSML Speech Synthesis Markup Language SUS Semantically Unpredictable Sentence TOBI Tones and Break Indices TTS Text-to-Speech VUI Voice User Interface … Cited by 1 – Related articles – Library Search – All 2 versions

Continuous interaction with a virtual human [PDF] from utwente.nl D Reidsma, I de Kok, D Neiberg, SC Pammi… – Journal on Multimodal …, 2011 – Springer … dialog processes [51]. This need for con- tinuous interaction is also reflected in the recent develop- ments combining incremental perception and incremental generation into incremental dialog systems [45]. Incremen- tal perception … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 7 versions

[PDF] The Web: What a Building! [PDF] from cepis.org K Birkenbihl – Promoted by CEPIS (Council of European Professional …, 2009 – cepis.org … SRGS allows the speci- fication of grammars for recognition of speech. CCXML provides support for telephony call control and can be used in conjunction with dialogue systems such as VoiceXML. … SSML: Speech Synthesis Markup Language. SVG: Scalable Vector Graphics. … All 10 versions

[PDF] Feasibility Study for Integration ASR Services for Czech with IBM VoiceServer [PDF] from rdc.cz BJ Dolezal… – 2009 – rdc.cz … Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) is a standard for TTS 1 including control markups for pronunciation, volume, pitch, rate, etc. … Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) is a XML-based markup language for designing voice-enabled web pages. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 3 versions

[PDF] D6. 1: Selection of Technical Components and System Specification [PDF] from i2home.org J Besser, R Neßelrath, A Pfalzgraf, J Schehl… – 2007 – i2home.org … 2 1.2 Bridging the Gap between Commercial and Research Dialogue Systems . . . . . 5 1.3 The Scenario for the First Demonstrator . . . . . … 9 2.1.1 Layered Dialogue System Architecture . . . . . … Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

[PDF] A unification-based focus system for prosodic analysis [PDF] from psu.edu L Narupiyakul – 2007 – Citeseer … SG Speech Generation SL Spoken Language SLG Spoken Language Generation SLU Spoken Language Understanding SSML Speech Synthesis Marked-up Language TFS Typed Feature Structure ToBI Tone and Break Indexing TTS Text-to-Speech xix Page 19. … Related articles – View as HTML – Library Search – All 4 versions

19. Basic Principles of Speech Synthesis J Schroeter – Springer handbook of speech processing, 2008 – books.google.com … address. It may also tell the TTS engine to ren- der a sentence with emotions like angry, sad, happy, or neutral. One widely used markup standard for synthesis is speech synthesis markup language (SSML)[19.4]. In addition … Cited by 10 – Related articles

Principles of electronic speech processing with applications for people with disabilities K Fellbaum… – Technology and Disability, 2008 – IOS Press … explained. Then, a speech-based human-computer dialogue system is discussed. … There are very useful applications for emotion- al speech processing. Let’s consider for example a speech-based human-computer dialog system. The … Cited by 13 – Related articles

[PDF] The Intermediary Agent’s Brain: Supporting Learning to Collaborate at the Inter-Personal Level (Short Paper) [PDF] from psu.edu J Martínez-Miranda, B Jung, S Payr… – 2008 – Citeseer … designed for adaptive spoken dialogue systems [19]. It has been used in several spoken dialogue systems, including a multilingual spoken dialogue system [20]. … Finally, SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language) 1.0 tags are used for controlling the Loquendo(tm) synthesizer. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

[PDF] Technology-driven speech synthesis; what does the customer expect? [PDF] from speech-data.jp N Campbell – 2008 – speech-data.jp … [6] SSML, The Speech Synthesis Markup Language, www.w3.org/TR/speech-synthesis/ [7] Schroeder, M. “Dimensional emotion representation as a basis for speech synthesis with non-extreme emotions”, in Proc. Workshop on Affective Dialogue Systems: Lecture Notes in … Related articles – View as HTML – All 7 versions

The SEMAINE API: a component integration framework for a naturally interacting and emotionally competent embodied conversational agent [PDF] from uni-saarland.de M Schröder – 2011 – scidok.sulb.uni-saarland.de … 105 8.1.5 SSML . . . . … many of the technologies required to endow a computer with such capabilities, and describes how these technologies are put to use to implement a specific type of dialogue system: a fully autonomous implementation of ‘Sensitive Artificial Listeners’ (SAL). … Related articles – All 3 versions

[BOOK] Voice Compass: International 2008/2009: Speech Goes Mainstream [HTML] from google.com D Artelt – 2009 – books.google.com … Standards such asVXML, SRGS, SSML, and VoIP fur- ther reduce the cost and increase the robustness of new deployments. As the cost of new deployments goes down and as the capability of those deploy- ments goes up, the scope of applications for speech increases. … Library Search

[PDF] Model of Knowledge Based Interaction [PDF] from iks-project.eu M Romanelli, S Germesin… – 2010 – iks-project.eu … 26 2.6.1 Dialog Systems….. 28 2.6 … 152 6.10 DIALOG SYSTEMS ….. 153 7 REFERENCES … Cited by 1 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 2 versions

[PDF] Speech-based Dictionary Application [PDF] from uta.fi T Lerlerdthaiyanupap – 2008 – tutkielmat.uta.fi … 3.3.2. Dialogue control …..23 4. Principles of spoken dialogue system development…..24 4.1. … In chapter 4, the principles including design guidelines of spoken dialogue system development are presented. … Related articles – All 3 versions

[PDF] AmI Case-Design and Implementation (D4. 1) [PDF] from unisg.ch S Janzen, E Blomqvist, A Filler, S Gönül… – 2011 – alexandria.unisg.ch Page 1. AmI Case – Design and Implementation (D4.1) www.iks-project.eu Interactive Knowledge Stack for Semantic Content Management Systems Deliverable: D4.1 – AmI Case Design and Implementation Delivery Date: 30.09 … Related articles – View as HTML – All 4 versions

Contributions to Multilingual Low-Footprint TTS System for Hand-Held Devices [PDF] from tut.fi M Moberg – … teknillinen yliopisto. Julkaisu-Tampere University of …, 2007 – dspace.cc.tut.fi … POS Part Of Speech SAMPA Speech Assessment Methods Phonetic Alphabet SIND Speaker Independent Name Dialler SMS Short Messaging Service SSML Speech Synthesis Mark-up Language SW Software TTP Text-To-Phoneme TTS Text-To-Speech UI User Interface … Related articles – Library Search – All 2 versions

A review of personality in voice-based man machine interaction F Metze, A Black… – Human-Computer Interaction. Interaction …, 2011 – Springer … In: Natural, Intelligent and Effective Interaction with Multimodal Dialogue Systems. … Charles C. Thomas Publ. (1995) [10] Eide, E., Bakis, R., Hamza, W., Pitrelli, J.: Multilayered extensions to the speech synthesis markup language for describing expressiveness. In: Proc. … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 2 versions

[PDF] Auditory human-computer interaction: An integrated approach [PDF] from ftw.at P Froehlich – 2007 – userver.ftw.at … The empirical part of the thesis examines ways to integrate non-linguistic information in telephone-based spoken dialog systems. … information, especially when the user of a telephone dialog system has to wait for certain requested information. … Cited by 2 – Related articles – View as HTML

[CITATION] Speech processing for IP networks: Media resource control protocol (MRCP) D Burke – 2007 – Wiley Cited by 7 – Related articles – Library Search – All 6 versions

[PDF] D3. 2: Plan library for multimodal turn planning [PDF] from eurice.eu J Schehl, S Ericsson, C Gerstenberger… – 2007 – talk-project.eurice.eu … 87 A Prototypes 93 A.1 The SAMMIE In-Car Dialogue System . . . . . … This is done by presenting theoretical and implementational aspects of the presentation planning approach of three different multimodal dialogue systems that were developed within the TALK project. … Related articles – View as HTML – All 6 versions

[PDF] Deliverable 5.1 [PDF] from hbb-next.eu JM RBB, J Bán, M Beniak, M Féder, J Kacur… – 2012 – hbb-next.eu Page 1. Deliverable 5.1 Project Title Next-Generation Hybrid Broadcast Broadband Project Acronym HBB-NEXT Call Identifier FP7-ICT-2011-7 Starting Date 01.10.2011 End Date 31.03.2014 Contract no. 287848 Deliverable no. 5.1 … View as HTML

[PDF] Towards Selection of Tutorial Actions Using Emotional Physiological Data [PDF] from uqam.ca K Benadada, S Chaffar… – WEC ITS, 2008 – gdac.uqam.ca … John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, NJ (1988) 15. Murray, RC, VanLehn K., and Mostow J.: A Decision-Theoretic Approach for Selecting Tutorial Discourse Actions. Proceedings of the NAACL 2001 Workshop on Adaptation in Dialogue Systems, June, 2001. (2001) 16. … Cited by 2 – Related articles – View as HTML – All 8 versions

A Framework to support the influence of Culture on Nonverbal Behavior generation in Embodied Conversational Agents [PDF] from utwente.nl J Oijen – 2007 – essay.utwente.nl … They constitute of a multimodal interface with modalities like speech, gesture, facial expressions; a software agent which represents the computer or a human user depending on the purpose of the agent; and a dialogue system where verbal and nonverbal communication … Cited by 1 – Related articles – All 7 versions

Evaluation of Speech Synthesis N Campbell – Evaluation of Text and Speech Systems, 2007 – Springer … The Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) Version 1.0 home page (http://www.w3.org/ TR/speech-synthesis/) of the World Wide Web Consor- tium summarises this goal as follows: The Voice Browser Working Group has sought to develop standards to enable access to … Cited by 3 – Related articles – All 3 versions

The Embodied Conversational Agent Toolkit: a new modularization approach. [PDF] from utwente.nl RJ Werf – 2008 – essay.utwente.nl Page 1. The Embodied Conversational Agent Toolkit: A new modularization approach. RJ van der Werf Master of Science Thesis in Human Media Interaction Committee: Prof. Dr. J. Cassell Dr. DKJ Heylen Dr. ZM Ruttkay Prof. Dr. Ir. A. Nijholt … Related articles – All 3 versions

Human-to-human interfaces: emerging trends and challenges A Gentile, A Santangelo, S Sorce… – International Journal of …, 2011 – Inderscience Page 1. Int. J. Space-Based and Situated Computing, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2011 3 Copyright (c) 2011 Inderscience Enterprises Ltd. Human-to-human interfaces: emerging trends and challenges Antonio Gentile Dipartimento di Ingegneria … Cited by 2 – Related articles – All 4 versions