Text Segmentation & Dialog Systems


Text Segmentation

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Cohesion and Learning in a Tutorial Spoken Dialog System. A Ward, DJ Litman – FLAIRS Conference, 2006 – aaai.org Page 1. Cohesion and Learning in a Tutorial Spoken Dialog System? … In computational linguistics, the emphasis is often on using cohesion as a guide for text segmentation or summarization (Barzilay & Elhadad 1997; Hearst 1994). … Cited by 17 Related articles All 9 versions

Biron, what’s the topic? a multi-modal topic tracker for improved human-robot interaction JF Maas, T Spexard, J Fritsch, B Wrede… – Robot and Human …, 2006 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Using a natural spoken dialogue system, it is crucial for the acceptance of a robot by humans that it understands the user’s … A related area of research is Text Segmentation, ie, automatically structuring unsegmented text into segments which express exactly one topic, while … Cited by 29 Related articles All 6 versions

T2D: Generating dialogues between virtual agents automatically from text P Piwek, H Hernault, H Prendinger, M Ishizuka – Intelligent Virtual Agents, 2007 – Springer … 1 Here, we do not review work on tutorial dialogue systems. … It should be straightforward to add new mappings and replace parts of the system, as and when new technologies and techniques for particular subtasks become available (eg, text segmentation and discourse parsing … Cited by 32 Related articles All 14 versions

Building a discourse-annotated Dutch text corpus N Van Der Vliet, I Berzlánovich, G Bouma… – Bochumer …, 2011 – linguistics.rub.de … We are also exploring the possibilities of automatic text segmentation and semi-automatic discourse an- notation. … In Proceedings of the 2nd IJCAI Workshop on Knowledge and Reasoning in Practical Dialogue Systems, pages 45–50, 2001. Michael O’Donnell. … Cited by 18 Related articles All 12 versions

Topic segmentation M Purver – … : systems for extracting semantic information from …, 2011 – researchgate.net … There are certainly uses for automatic text segmentation – Hearst (1997) argues that breaking up long unstructured paragraphs can aid retrieval and … to recordings of some length – short segments of speech such as an utterance in a typical spoken dialogue system tend already … Cited by 22 Related articles All 5 versions

Optimizing sentence segmentation for spoken language translation. S Rao, IR Lane, T Schultz – INTERSPEECH, 2007 – cs.cmu.edu … These applications include among others Spoken Language Translation systems (SLT), speech summarization and dialog systems. … to OSL for development set ; WER – Word Error Rate in (%) Input Broadcast Broadcast Type News Conversation Text Segmentation WER BLEU … Cited by 12 Related articles All 6 versions

Automatic induction of dialogue structure from the companions dialogue corpus D Field, S Worgan, N Webb, M Hepple… – Proc. of Fourth International …, 2008 – Citeseer … Computational Linguistics 23(1): 13-31. [5] F. Choi. Advances in domain independent linear text segmentation, 2000. Proc. … [11] O. Lemon, A. Bracey, A. Gruenstein, and S. Peters. The WITAS multi- modal dialogue system, 2003. In Proc. Eurospeech 2003. [12] SC Levinson. … Cited by 7 Related articles All 3 versions

Two uses of anaphora resolution in summarization J Steinberger, M Poesio, MA Kabadjov… – Information Processing & …, 2007 – Elsevier … It has been extensively used in educational applications such as essay ranking (Landauer & Dumais, 1997), as well as in nlp applications including information retrieval (Berry, Dumais, & O’Brien, 1995) and text segmentation (Choi, Wiemer-Hastings, & Moore, 2001). … Cited by 99 Related articles All 9 versions

[BOOK] Spoken language understanding: Systems for extracting semantic information from speech G Tur, R De Mori – 2011 – books.google.com … of Handling Speech in QA Systems 6.3 A Evaluation Cam ai ns 6.4 Question-answering systems 6.5 Proiects Integrating Spoken Requests and Question Answering 6.6 Conclusions References Chapter 7: SLU in Commercial and Research Spoken Dialogue Systems 7.1 Why … Cited by 79 Related articles All 5 versions

Towards interoperability of ISO standards for Language Resource Management K Lee, L Romary – ICGL 2010, 2010 – hal.inria.fr … have assumed that the dialogue material is identifed as consisting of two utterances u1 and u2 in a pre- processed text segmentation, which constitute … as visiting professor and to complete the drafting of the paper and also to all the members of the Dialogue Systems Group of … Cited by 7 Related articles All 7 versions

Comparing retrieval effectiveness of alternative content segmentation methods for internet video search M Eskevich, GJF Jones, C Wartena… – … (CBMI), 2012 10th …, 2012 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Research in the area of dialogue systems and understanding has drawn from the overall typology of speech acts, concentrating on those … Two lexical cohesion based segmentation algorithms de- veloped for text segmentation were explored: C99 [2] and TextTiling [5]. TextTiling … Cited by 10 Related articles All 10 versions

Gestural Cohesion for Topic Segmentation. J Eisenstein, R Barzilay, R Davis – ACL, 2008 – aclweb.org … 2 Related Work Gesture and discourse Much of the work on ges- ture in natural language processing has focused on multimodal dialogue systems in which the ges- tures and speech may be constrained, eg (Johnston, 1998). … 1999. Statistical models for text segmentation. … Cited by 5 Related articles All 12 versions

An Emotional Storyteller Robot. A Chella, RE Barone, G Pilato, R Sorbello – AAAI Spring Symposium: …, 2008 – aaai.org … Fig. 6. Text Segmentation … Schröder, M., 2004. Dimensional emotion representation as a basis for speech synthesis with non-extreme emotions, Proc. Workshop on Affective Dialogue Systems: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Kloster Irsee, Germany, 2004, pp. 209–220.. … Cited by 6 Related articles All 4 versions

A two-step summarizer of Brazilian Portuguese texts TI Carbonel, ERM Seno, TAS Pardo… – the Proceedings of the …, 2006 – icmc.usp.br … Linearization Source- text Text segmentation RST relations detection RST struc- turing RST tree Page 3. … In: Proceedings of the 2nd IJCAI Workshop on Knowledge and Reasoning in Practical Dialogue Systems , Seattle, Wash., USA, August 5 (2001) 45-50 10. … Cited by 3 Related articles All 9 versions

Story segmentation and topic classification of broadcast news via a topic-based segmental model and a genetic algorithm CH Wu, CH Hsieh – Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, …, 2009 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Moreover, C99 [7] and TextTiling [8] analyzed lexical cohesive strength and SeLeCT [9] utilized lexical chaining between textual units for text segmentation. … Utiyama et al. [26] presented a statistical model for domain-independent text segmentation. … Cited by 11 Related articles All 8 versions

Spoken language interfaces for embedded applications D Burileanu – Human factors and voice interactive systems, 2008 – Springer … for Embedded Applications Page 4. 138 D. Burileanu A. Intelligent spoken dialogue systems A constant target for speech scientists is to develop high-quality intelligent spoken dialogue systems (sometimes named “the next generation” SLIs). … Cited by 8 Related articles All 2 versions

Asking questions to limited domain virtual characters: how good does speech recognition have to be A Leuski, B Kennedy, R Patel, D Traum – Proceedings of the 25th Army …, 2006 – ict.usc.edu … 1997. Design and evaluation of spo- ken dialog systems. Victor Lavrenko. 2004. … Jay M. Ponte and W. Bruce Croft. 1997. Text segmentation by topic. In Proceedings of the 1st European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, 120–129. … Cited by 7 Related articles All 7 versions

Acquiring domain-specific dialog information from task-oriented human-human interaction through an unsupervised learning A Chotimongkol, AI Rudnicky – … of the Conference on Empirical Methods …, 2008 – dl.acm.org … Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA ananlada@cs.cmu.edu air@cs.cmu.edu Abstract We describe an approach for acquiring the domain-specific dialog knowledge required to configure a task-oriented dialog system that uses human-human interaction data. … Cited by 3 Related articles All 8 versions

Name and Entity Recognition for Punjabi Language K Kaur, V Gupta – Machine translation, 2012 – ijcsits.org … Various sub problems in NLP include speech segmentation, text segmentation, part of speech tagging, word sense disambiguation, syntactic ambiguity.ent … producing a text dictation of the speaker(s). (The opposite of text to speech.) • Spoken dialogue system • Stemming • Text … Cited by 8 Related articles All 2 versions

[BOOK] Text-to-speech synthesis P Taylor – 2009 – books.google.com … ?DmNmU’lhwN 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Summary of contents Foreword Preface Introduction Communication and language The text-to-speech problem Text segmentation and organisation Text decoding Prosody prediction from text Phonetics and phonology Pronunciation … Cited by 198 Related articles All 15 versions

A reference architecture for natural language generation systems C Mellish, D Scott, L Cahill, D Paiva… – Natural language …, 2006 – Cambridge Univ Press Page 1. Natural Language Engineering 12 (1): 1–34. c 2006 Cambridge University Press doi:10.1017/S1351324906004104 Printed in the United Kingdom 1 A Reference Architecture for Natural Language Generation Systems? … Cited by 56 Related articles All 15 versions

Parallel corpora, alignment technologies and further prospects in multilingual resources and technology infrastructure I Tufis, R Ion – … Conference on Speech and Dialogue Systems, 2007 – researchgate.net … This problem, known as parallel corpus alignment, can be defined at various levels of text segmentation granularity (paragraph, sentence, phrase, word) with different degrees of difficulty. … The first pre-processing step in most NLP systems deals with text segmentation. … Cited by 11 Related articles All 4 versions

Multi-Layer Discourse Annotation of a Dutch Text Corpus G Redeker, I Berzlánovich, N Van Der Vliet, G Bouma… – age, 2012 – urd.let.rug.nl … We are also exploring automatic text segmentation and semi-automatic discourse annotation. … In Proceedings of the 2nd IJCAI Workshop on Knowledge and Reasoning in Practical Dialogue Systems, Seattle, Wash., 5 August 2001, pages 45-50. O’Donnell, M. (1997). … Cited by 2 Related articles All 10 versions

Discourse structure annotation: Creating reference corpora A Labadie, P Enjalbert, Y Mathet… – … Standards-state of …, 2010 – hal.archives-ouvertes.fr … FYY Choi. 2000. Advances in domain independent lin- ear text segmentation. Proceeding of NAACL-00, pages 26–33. … In Proceedings of the 2nd IJCAI Workshop on Knowledge and Reasoning in Practical Dialogue Systems, Seattle, WA, Etats-Unis. M. O’Donnell. 2000. … Cited by 3 Related articles All 4 versions

Inter-coder agreement for computational linguistics R Artstein, M Poesio – Computational Linguistics, 2008 – MIT Press Page 1. Survey Article Inter-Coder Agreement for Computational Linguistics Ron Artstein ? University of Essex Massimo Poesio ?? University of Essex/Universit`a di Trento This article is a survey of methods for measuring agreement among corpus annotators. … Cited by 469 Related articles All 20 versions

Latent semantic modeling for slot filling in conversational understanding G Tur, A Celikyilmaz… – Acoustics, Speech and …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … More specifically, targeted SLU models in hu- man/machine spoken dialog systems aim to automatically identify several components: (i) the domain and … Yamron, I. Carp, L. Gillick, S. Lowe, and P. van Mulbregt, “A hidden Markov model approach to text segmentation and event … Cited by 3 Related articles All 2 versions

Text analysis with sequence matching M Ferme, M Ojsteršek – International Journal of Computing, 2011 – naun.org … in our introduction, the first step in natural language processing, when dealing with natural text, is text segmentation. … His research is focused on heterogeneous computing systems, semantic web, service-oriented architecture, natural language processing and dialog systems. … Cited by 2 Related articles All 3 versions

Initial experiments with Tamil LVCSR J Melvin Jose, NT Vu, T Schultz – Asian Language Processing ( …, 2012 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … In [3] and [4], a Tamil spoken dialog system for farmers in Tamil Nadu and a syllable-based Tamil recognizer were built. … B. Text Segmentation into Syllables A syllable is usually defined as a vowel nucleus supported by consonants on either side. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 5 versions

Spoken language understanding R De Mori, F Bechet, D Hakkani-Tur… – Signal Processing …, 2008 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Therefore, SLU systems cannot rely on such mark- ers and must perform text segmentation and understanding at the same time. … There are three main application domains for SLU: spoken dialog systems, speech information retrieval (or speech mining), and speech translation. … Cited by 59 Related articles All 14 versions

Helping satisfy multiple objectives during a service desk conversation U Nambiar, H Gupta, R Balakrishnan… – Proceedings of the 2008 …, 2008 – dl.acm.org … Furthermore, we also deal with issues result- ing from real-time speech transcription errors which other dialog systems do not tackle. … records [8], but can be extended to semi-structured records (such as paper citations and street addresses) by including text-segmentation as a … Cited by 1 Related articles All 6 versions

Constructing Language Models for Spoken Dialogue Systems from Keyword Set K Komatani, S Mori, S Sato – … Challenges and Solutions in Applied Artificial …, 2013 – Springer … We used Mecab for text segmentation as well as the previous section, and Julius1 as the speech recognizer. … For the evaluation set, we used another utterance set that had been collected by using a spoken dialogue system that retrieved the same restaurant DB. … Related articles All 2 versions

Acquiring Domain-Specific Dialog Information from Task-Oriented Human-Human Interaction through an Unsupervised Learning AI Rudnicky, A Chotimongkol – 2008 – repository.cmu.edu … Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA ananlada@cs.cmu.edu air@cs.cmu.edu Abstract We describe an approach for acquiring the domain-specific dialog knowledge required to configure a task-oriented dialog system that uses human-human interaction data. … Related articles All 3 versions

Classification, recognition and feedback in text based metacommunication G Szucs, G Magyar – … Infocommunications (CogInfoCom), 2011 …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … A. Text preparation The text preprocessing flow contains five steps from text segmentation to stemming: 1.Segmentation: this step deals with separation of … The application area of the results is wide, it can be used for spoken dialogue systems [9], for audiovisual games, for vehicle … Related articles

24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics E Hajicová, L Poláková, J Mírovský – 2012 – aclweb.org … of discourse structure • Discourse and dialogue, commonalities and differences (eg dialogue act standardization) • Text segmentation and modeling of … Construction of Robust but Deep Semantic Representations for Use in Responsive Dialogue Systems Andreas Peldszus and … All 5 versions

Note from the editor:“Rethinking natural language processing for speech technology” A Neustein – International Journal of Speech Technology, 2008 – Springer … default boundary detection methods with intended boundary detection as a means of tracking topic change for text segmentation, by incorporating … of a text; and (10) Rethinking human-human dialog as a precondition for the design of user-friendly spoken dialog systems. … All 5 versions

Cluster based Chinese Abbreviation Modeling Y Shi, YC Pan, MY Hwang – Fifteenth Annual Conference …, 2014 – mazsola.iit.uni-miskolc.hu … In some practical applications (eg dialogue systems and voice search systems), document level context information is not available. … 276 Page 5. 6. References [1] Z. Wu and G. Tseng, “Chinese text segmentation for text retrieval: Achievements and problems.” JASIS, vol. 44, no. … Related articles All 4 versions

Natural Language and Information Systems EKV Sugumaran, M Spiliopoulou – 2008 – Springer … A semantic and syntactic distance-based method in topic text segmentation, where topic … Software (Requirements) Engineering and Specification Towards Designing Operationalizable Models of Man-Machine Interaction Based on Concepts from Human Dialog Systems….. … Related articles All 6 versions

Text Processing DC Gibbon, Z Liu – Introduction to Video Search Engines, 2008 – Springer … Main tasks in these areas include parser design, tagger design, information ex- traction, named entity recognition, language modeling, story summariza- tion, topic segmentation, data mining, machine translation, speech recogni- tion, spoken dialogue system, etc. … Related articles

Ontology-Based Answer Selection in Dialog Systems C Pretzsch – 2006 – content.grin.com … Magister Thesis Ontology-Based Answer Selection in Dialog Systems by Christian Pretzsch … These are, of course, much more important for multi-modal dialog systems. 2.4 Dialog Systems Today there is a multitude of approaches of dialog systems. … Related articles

Towards Argument Mining from Dialogue K Budzynska, M Janier, J Kang, C Reed, P Saint-Dizier… – comma2014.arg.dundee.ac.uk … The two computational tasks to be executed on the basis of a text segmentation are 1. Identification of the illocutionary force of individual units 2. Identification of relations between units 1 has for a long time been studied in the spoken dialogue systems community, where the … Related articles All 3 versions

[BOOK] Natural Language and Information Systems: 13th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2008 London, … E Kapetanios, V Sugumaran, M Spiliopoulou – 2008 – books.google.com … A semantic and syntactic distance-based method in topic text segmentation, where topic … Software (Requirements) Engineering and Speci?cation Towards Designing Operationalizable Models of Man-Machine Interaction Based on Concepts from Human Dialog Systems….. … All 5 versions

An efficient technique for finding semantic similarity and their frequency between words S Yadav, D Sain – … and Conservation of Energy (ICGCE), 2013 …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … sense clarification, detection and correction of word writing system errors (malapropisms), text segmentation, image accessing … modelling , synchronic linguistics induction, sense elucidation , and speech understanding and spoken dialogue systems .several unsupervised …

Processing Units in Conversation: A Comparative Study of French and Mandarin Data L Prévot, SC Tseng, K Peshkov… – Language and …, 2015 – lin.sagepub.com Page 1. Processing Units in Conversation: A Comparative Study of French and Mandarin Data* Laurent Prévot,1,2 Shu-Chuan Tseng,3 Klim Peshkov,1,2 and Alvin Cheng-Hsien Chen4 Aix Marseille Université1 CNRS2 Academia … Related articles All 3 versions

Predicting Garden Path Sentences Based on Natural Language Understanding System DU Jia-li, YU Ping-fang – … Journal of Advanced Computer Science and …, 2012 – thesai.org … grammar; garden path sentences. I. INTRODUCTION Natural language understanding (NLU), speech segmentation, text segmentation, part-of-speech tagging, word sense disambiguation, syntactic ambiguity, etc. come under the … Related articles All 3 versions

Recognition of Characters from Streaming Videos T Chattopadhyay, A Pal, A Sinha – Sciyo Book – cdn.intechopen.com … They have also used Foreground (FG) background (BG) integrated video text segmentation method to make it robust even in case of complex BG. (Zhong et. al., 2000) also used horizontal and vertical energy computed from the DCT coefficients of MPEG stream for TIE. … Cited by 2 Related articles All 5 versions

Large-scale latent semantic analysis AMG Olney – Behavior research methods, 2011 – Springer … In computational linguistics, LSA has been used for text segmentation, speech recognition, entailment detection, summarization, and information retrieval—again, among many other things (Bellegarda, 2000; Coccaro & Jurafsky, 1998; Deerwester et al., 1990; Deng & … Cited by 1 Related articles All 6 versions

Automatic detection of “enthusiasm” in non-task-oriented dialogues using word co-occurrence M Inaba, F Toriumi, K Ishii – Affective Computational Intelligence …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … 713–716, 1991. [3] J. Gustafson, P. Elmberg, R. Carlson, and A. Jonsson. An educational dialogue system with a user controllable dialogue manager. … 282–289, 2001. [18] M. Okumura and T. Honda. Word sense disambiguation and text segmentation based on lexical cohesion. … Related articles

Voice interactive systems R Algimantas, K Ratkevicius… – … Engineering Handbook of …, 2008 – books.google.com … Various text-processing techniques have been proposed (telegraphic text compression, linear text segmentation, discourse structure methods, etc.), but thorough analysis of … Jitsuhiro T, Matsuda S, Ashikari Y, Nakamura S, Yairi I, Igi S: Spoken dialog system and its evaluation of … Cited by 4 Related articles All 3 versions

Automatic Acquisition of Semantics from Text for Semantic Work Environments M Ruiz-Casado, E Alfonseca… – … for Semantic Work …, 2008 – books.google.com … Text Segmentation It basically consists of two main tasks: tokenising the text into a sequence of words or tokens and identifying sentence boundaries. Already at this level of analysis ambiguity is present. … This is an important issue when implementing dialogue systems. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions

Dialogue-based Exploration of Graphics for Users with a Visual Disability J Plhak – is.muni.cz … 30 4.1.1 DialogueStrategies . . . . . 32 4.2 Types of Dialogue Systems . . . . . 32 4.3 Dialogue Systems Supported by Ontologies . . . . . 34 4.3.1 UK Cancer Referrals and Home Control . . . . . 34 4.3.2 SmartWeb . . . . . … Related articles

An Investigation of Digital Reference Interviews: A Dialogue Act Approach K Inoue – 2013 – surface.syr.edu … 80 3.4.4 Manual Text Segmentation . . . . . 83 4 Findings and Outcomes 84 … extraction / retrieval algorithms (document models), and 3) a prototypical dialogue model for constructing fully-automated dialogue systems. 1.5 Summary … Related articles All 3 versions

[BOOK] Contributions to Multilingual Low-Footprint TTS System for Hand-Held Devices M Moberg – 2007 – dspace.cc.tut.fi Page 1. Julkaisu 671 Publication 671 Marko Moberg Contributions to Multilingual Low-Footprint TTS System for Hand-Held Devices Tampere 2007 Page 2. Tampereen teknillinen yliopisto. Julkaisu 671 Tampere University of Technology. Publication 671 Marko Moberg … Cited by 8 Related articles All 2 versions

Application Areas GA Fink – Markov Models for Pattern Recognition, 2014 – Springer … An automatic dialog system of an airline, for example, needs to distinguish between a request for flight schedules and the actual order of a ticket. … Special fields for writing individual words or even short phrases are used in order to facilitate text segmentation. … Related articles All 5 versions

[BOOK] Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Technology S Chan – 2014 – books.google.com … Dr Ahrenberg’s research spans several areas ofNLP including dialogue systems, grammar formalisms and syntactic analysis, corpus linguistics, terminology … Freddy YY Choi created the C99 text segmentation algorithm during his PhDand has worked on arangeon applied … Related articles All 2 versions

Literature review on patient-friendly documentation systems H Åhlfeldt, L Borin, N Grabar, C Hallett, D Hardcastle… – 2006 – pub.uni-bielefeld.de … 37 4.8 Text Simplification and Dialogue . . . . . 38 4.8.1 Text simplification . . . . . 38 4.8.2 Dialogue systems . . . . . 38 4.9 Automated acquisition of lexicon . . . . . … Cited by 6 Related articles All 15 versions

Study of Human Gesture Recognition by Integrating Face and Hand Motion Features L Dan, HK Ekenel, J Ohya – i13pc106.anthropomatik.kit.edu … September 2009. Qin Jin, Yang Qian. Improving Speaker Segmentation via Speaker Identification and Text Segmentation. Interspeech, Interspeech … Florian Metze, Ina Wechsung, Stefan Schaffer, Julia Seebode, Sebastian Möller. Reliable evaluation of multimodal dialog systems. … Related articles All 4 versions

A study on question answering system using integrated retrieval method H Hu – 2006 – Citeseer … automatic segmentation is one of the main challenges in processing Chinese texts. There has been much research in successful Chinese text segmentation (Chen et al., 1997; Page 28. 10 CHAPTER 2. LITERATURE REVIEW … Cited by 4 Related articles All 2 versions

A Reference Architecture for Natural Language Generation Systems M Keynes – 2006 – Citeseer Page 1. ISSN 1744-1986 Technical Report N o 2006/05 A Reference Architecture for Natural Language Generation Systems Chris Mellish Donia Scott Lynne Cahill Roger Evans Daniel Paiva Mike Reape 8th June 2006 Department … Related articles All 3 versions

Linguistic structure prediction NA Smith – 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 53 Related articles All 10 versions

A multimodal alignment framework for spoken documents D Mekhaldi, D Lalanne, R Ingold – Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2012 – Springer Page 1. A multimodal alignment framework for spoken documents Dalila Mekhaldi & Denis Lalanne & Rolf Ingold Published online: 13 July 2011 © Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011 Abstract We present a multimodal … Cited by 2 Related articles All 8 versions

Evolution of Mobile Multimedia S Siltanen, C Woodward, S Valli, P Honkamaa… – … and Interaction: Audio, …, 2008 – Springer … on Visual Commu- nications and Image Processing, 1990, pp. 122–134. 25. E. Ammicht, E. Fosler-Lussier, and A. Potamianos,“Information seeking spo- ken dialogue systems-Part I: Semantics and pragmatics,” IEEE Trans. Mul- timedia, vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 532–549, 2007. 26. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

WordICA—emergence of linguistic representations for words by independent component analysis T Honkela, A Hyvärinen… – Natural Language …, 2010 – Cambridge Univ Press … Dialogue systems can benefit from such disambiguation. … 2004), text summarization (Steinberger et al. 2005), text segmentation (Choi, Wiemer-Hastings and Moore 2001), and measurement of textual coherence (Foltz, Kintsch and Landauer 1998). … Cited by 20 Related articles All 9 versions

[BOOK] Multilingual natural language processing applications: from theory to practice D Bikel, I Zitouni – 2012 – books.google.com … 14.6 Evaluation and Metrics 14.6.1 Evaluation Metrics in the GALE Program 14.7 Summary Chapter 15 Spoken Dialog Systems 15.1 Introduction 15.2 Spoken Dialog Systems 15.2.1 Speech Recognition and Understanding 15.2.2 Speech Generation 15.2.3 Dialog Manager … Cited by 4 Related articles All 2 versions

Second-Person Pronoun Resolution R Fernández, M Frampton, S Peters, M Purver – eecs.qmul.ac.uk … Given the rich history of research into dialogue systems, it might seem strange that little attention has been paid to this problem until now – but in fact, it’s not that surprising. In the past, dialogue systems research has concentrated … Related articles All 2 versions

Text summarization within the LSA framework J Steinberger – 2007 – textmining.zcu.cz … on the basis of their contextual use. It has been extensively used for various nlp applications including information retrieval [7] or text segmentation [12]. The fact that lsa can identify the most important topics induce a possibility to use it for text summarization as well. … Cited by 12 Related articles All 5 versions

Evolutionary algorithms in natural language processing L Bungum, B Gambäck – Norwegian Artificial Intelligens Symposium ( …, 2010 – tapironline.no … resolution both on lexical and syntax level, part-of-speech-tagging (POS- ), speech and text segmentation, to syntactic … Major application areas are spelling and grammar checking, machine translation, text summarization, ques- tion answering systems, and dialogue systems. … Cited by 4 Related articles All 3 versions

KIT-Conferences PI Lichtblau – 2014 – isl.anthropomatik.kit.edu … September 2009. Improving Speaker Segmentation via Speaker Identification and Text Segmentation, Qin Jin, Tanja Schultz, Runxin Li. … Reliable evaluation of multimodal dialog systems, Florian Metze, Ina Wechsung, Stefan Schaffer, Julia Seebode, Sebastian Möller. … All 2 versions

Literature Review on Patient-Friendly Documentation Systems A Hans, L Borin, P Daumke, N Grabar, C Hallett… – 2006 – Citeseer … 37 4.8 Text Simplification and Dialogue . . . . . 38 4.8.1 Text simplification . . . . . 38 4.8.2 Dialogue systems . . . . . 38 4.9 Automated acquisition of lexicon . . . . . … Related articles All 3 versions

Discriminative reranking for spoken language understanding M Dinarelli, A Moschitti… – Audio, Speech, and …, 2012 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … The SLU hypotheses refer to a meaning representation of spoken utterances and they include a full mapping from words into semantic categories1 (or concepts). This process is typically divided in two steps: text segmentation and labeling. … Cited by 11 Related articles All 4 versions

Sequential labeling using deep-structured conditional random fields D Yu, S Wang, L Deng – … in Signal Processing, IEEE Journal of, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org Page 1. IEEE JOURNAL OF SELECTED TOPICS IN SIGNAL PROCESSING, VOL. 4, NO. 6, DECEMBER 2010 965 Sequential Labeling Using Deep-Structured Conditional Random Fields Dong Yu, Senior Member, IEEE, Shizhen Wang, and Li Deng, Fellow, IEEE … Cited by 27 Related articles All 14 versions

A database design for complex linguistic data in collaborative web application CL Chan, HB Yan, SY Lee, J Webster… – … Technology and it’s …, 2012 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … TABLE I A LIST OF TEXT STORAGE AND ANNOTATION METHODS FOR LINGUISTIC DATA Framework Major Design Purpose Data-Text Standoff Text Segmentation and Grouping Cross-Text Alignment Complex Search Criteria Audio/Speech/ Image/Video Collaborative Work … Cited by 1 Related articles

Searching A Website Via Spoken Questions M Durukal – 2011 – busim.ee.boun.edu.tr … organizations. Recently, people can encounter spoken dialog systems in different applications and forms in various sectors, substituting call centers. However, most commercially available dialog systems are finite state based. That is to say, these systems allow only … Related articles

Triggering effective social support for online groups R Kumar, CP Rosé – … Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (TiiS …, 2014 – dl.acm.org … In line with recent developments in data-driven approaches for building dialog systems, we present a novel technique for learning behavior- specific triggering policies, deploying it as part of our efforts to improve a socially capable conversational tutor agent that supports … Cited by 2 Related articles

Learning the structure of task-oriented conversations from the corpus of in-domain dialogs A Chotimongkol – 2008 – www-test.cs.cmu.edu … Page 2. Page 3. Keywords: domain knowledge acquisition, dialog structure model, task-oriented dialogs, spoken dialog system, dialog structure annotation, unsupervised learning, word clustering, document clustering, text segmentation Page 4. i Acknowledgements … Cited by 11 Related articles All 17 versions

Gesture in automatic discourse processing J Eisenstein – 2008 – people.csail.mit.edu … gesture or other non-verbal features. Section 2.2 describes multimodal interfaces and dialogue systems in which human users interact with computers using gesture and sometimes speech. Section 2.3 describes the application of prosody to natural … Cited by 8 Related articles All 15 versions

Spoken Language Understanding: From Spoken Utterances to Semantic Structures M Dinarelli – 2010 – eprints-phd.biblio.unitn.it … about sentence structure, like punctuation and sentence boundaries, so SLU systems must perform text segmentation and understanding at the same time. … 9 Page 28. The SLU problem Figure 2.1: High level architecture of a Spoken Dialog System application, the SLU module … Cited by 2 Related articles All 2 versions

Structural Understanding of Instruction Videos by Integrating Linguistic and Visual Information T Shibata – 2007 – repository.dl.itc.u-tokyo.ac.jp … Abstract To perform real-word information processing, such as intelligent robotics, multimodal dialogue system and video processing, it is essential to integrate several media processing … dialogue system and video processing, it is essential to integrate several media processing … Related articles

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An Integrated Approach to Speech Recognition using Phrase-Based Units CJ Watkins – 2010 – core.kmi.open.ac.uk Page 1. An Integrated Approach to Speech Recognition using Phrase-Based Units Christopher James Watkins A thesis submitted for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy University of East Anglia School of Computing Sciences March, 2010 … Related articles All 2 versions

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