Natural Language Dialog Systems and Intelligent Assistants

Natural Language Dialog Systems and Intelligent Assistants (2015) .. edited by Gary Geunbae Lee, etc


1 Rapidly Scaling Dialog Systems with Interactive Learning … 1
Jason D. Williams, Nobal B. Niraula, Pradeep Dasigi, Aparna Lakshmiratan, Carlos Garcia Jurado Suarez, Mouni Reddy, and Geoff Zweig

2 News Navigation System Based on Proactive Dialogue Strategy … 15
Koichiro Yoshino and Tatsuya Kawahara

3 Evaluation of Machine-Led Error Recovery Strategies for Domain Switches in a Spoken Dialog System … 27
Sven Reichel, Ute Ehrlich, André Berton, and Michael Weber

4 Analysis of an Extended Interaction Quality Corpus … 41
Stefan Ultes, María Jesús Platero Sánchez, Alexander Schmitt, and Wolfgang Minker

5 HALEF: An Open-Source Standard-Compliant Telephony-Based Modular Spoken Dialog System: A Review and An Outlook … 53
David Suendermann-Oeft, Vikram Ramanarayanan, Moritz Teckenbrock, Felix Neutatz, and Dennis Schmidt

6 Micro-Counseling Dialog System Based on Semantic Content … 63
Sangdo Han, Yonghee Kim, and Gary Geunbae Lee

7 Users’ Belief Awareness in Reinforcement Learning-Based Situated Human–Robot Dialogue Management … 73
Emmanuel Ferreira, Grégoire Milliez, Fabrice Lefèvre, and Rachid Alami

8 Scalable Summary-State POMDP Hybrid Dialog System for Multiple Goal Drifting Requests and Massive Slot Entity Instances … 87
Sangjun Koo, Seonghan Ryu, Kyusong Lee, and Gary Geunbae Lee

9 A Voice QR Code for Mobile Devices … 97
Donghyun Lee, Minkyu Lim, Minho Ryang, Kwang-Ho Kim, Gil-Jin Jang, Jeong-Sik Park, and Ji-Hwan Kim

10 Detecting Multiple Domains from User’s Utterance in Spoken Dialog System … 101
Seonghan Ryu, Jaiyoun Song, Sangjun Koo, Soonchoul Kwon, and Gary Geunbae Lee

11 DietTalk: Diet and Health Assistant Based on Spoken Dialog System … 113
Sohyeon Jung, Seonghan Ryu, Sangdo Han, and Gary Geunbae Lee

12 Lexicon Optimization for WFST-Based Speech Recognition Using Acoustic Distance Based Confusability Measure and G2P Conversion … 119
Nam Kyun Kim, Woo Kyeong Seong, and Hong Kook Kim

13 Linguistic Individuality Transformation for Spoken Language … 129
Masahiro Mizukami, Graham Neubig, Sakriani Sakti, Tomoki Toda, and Satoshi Nakamura

14 A Study on Natural Expressive Speech: Automatic Memorable Spoken Quote Detection … 145
Fajri Koto, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda, Mirna Adriani, and Satoshi Nakamura

15 Evaluation of a Fully Automatic Cooperative Persuasive Dialogue System … 153
Takuya Hiraoka, Graham Neubig, Sakriani Sakti, Tomoki Toda, and Satoshi Nakamura

16 Unknown Word Detection Based on Event-Related Brain Desynchronization Responses … 169
Takafumi Sasakura, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda, and Satoshi Nakamura

17 An Analysis Towards Dialogue-Based Deception Detection … 177
Yuiko Tsunomori, Graham Neubig, Sakriani Sakti, Tomoki Toda, and Satoshi Nakamura

18 Pair Me Up: A Web Framework for Crowd-Sourced Spoken Dialogue Collection … 189
Ramesh Manuvinakurike and David DeVault

19 Creating a Virtual Neighbor … 203
Carina Corbin, Fabrizio Morbini, and David Traum

20 Decision Making Strategies for Finite-State Bi-automaton in Dialog Management … 209
Fabrizio Ghigi and M. Inés Torres

21 Integration of Word and Semantic Features for Theme Identification in Telephone Conversations … 223
Yannick Estève, Mohamed Bouallegue, Carole Lailler, Mohamed Morchid, Richard Dufour, Georges Linarès, Driss Matrouf, and Renato De Mori

22 CLARA: A Multifunctional Virtual Agent for Conference Support and Touristic Information … 233
Luis Fernando D’Haro, Seokhwan Kim, Kheng Hui Yeo, Ridong Jiang, Andreea I. Niculescu, Rafael E. Banchs, and Haizhou Li

23 Multi-Source Hybrid Question Answering System … 241
Seonyeong Park, Hyosup Shim, Sangdo Han, Byungsoo Kim, and Gary Geunbae Lee

24 Dialogue Platform for Interactive Personal Assistant Software … 247
Youngmin Park, Sangwoo Kang, Myungwan Koo, and Jungyun Seo

25 Performance Analysis of FFNN-Based Language Model in Contrast with n-Gram … 253
Kwang-Ho Kim, Donghyun Lee, Minkyu Lim, Minho Ryang, Gil-Jin Jang, Jeong-Sik Park, and Ji-Hwan Kim

26 GenieTutor: A Computer-Assisted Second-Language Learning System Based on Spoken Language Understanding … 257
Oh-Woog Kwon, Kiyoung Lee, Yoon-Hyung Roh, Jin-Xia Huang, Sung-Kwon Choi, Young-Kil Kim, Hyung Bae Jeon, Yoo Rhee Oh, Yun-Kyung Lee, Byung Ok Kang, Euisok Chung, Jeon Gue Park, and Yunkeun Lee

27 Learning Speed Improvement Using Multi-GPUs on DNN-Based Acoustic Model Training in Korean Intelligent Personal Assistant … 263
Donghyun Lee, Kwang-Ho Kim, Hee-Eun Kang, Sang-Ho Wang, Sung-Yong Park, and Ji-Hwan Kim

Index … 273