International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT) 2004

Keihanna Science City, Kyoto, Japan
September 30-October 1, 2004



Bibliographic Reference

[IWSLT-2004] International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT) 2004 , Keihanna Science City, Kyoto, Japan, September 30-October 1, 2004; ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive/iwslt_04


Introduction to the Workshop


Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

Akiba (1)   Akiba (13)   Aramaki   Bender   Bertoldi   Besacier   Bey   Blanchon (21)   Blanchon (95)   Boitet (21)   Boitet (95)   Boitet (123)   Brunet-Manquat   Carl   Cattoni   Cettolo (51)   Cettolo (103)   Crego   Dang   Doi   Ettelaie   Federico (1)   Federico (51)   Federico (103)   Federico (panel)   Finch   Gao   de Gispert (85)   de Gispert (107)   Gu   Hajlaoui   Hamon   Hewavitharana   Hou   Huang   Hung   Imamura   Jiang   Jitsuhiro   Kando   Kikui   Knight   Kolss   Kurohashi   Langlais   Lee (39)   Lee (panel)   Liu, Haijie   Liu, Qun   Liu, Yang   Marcu   Mariño (85)   Mariño (107)   Markov   Matusov (79)   Matusov (139)   Munteanu   Nakaiwa   Nakamura   Ney (79)   Ney (139)   NEY   Ney (panel)   Och   Okuma   Paul (1)   Paul (13)   Popović   Reichert   Roukos   Shi   Shimohata   Streiter   Sumita   Thayer   Tipu   Tomokiyo   Tsujii (1)   TSUJII   Vogel (65)   Vogel (131)   Vogel (panel)   Waibel (61)   Waibel (65)   Waibel (131)   Watanabe   Xiong   Yamamoto   Yang   Yu   Zens (79)   Zens (139)   Zhang   Zhao   Zhou   Zong   Zou   Zuo  

Names written in boldface refer to first authors, in CAPITAL letters to keynote and invited papers. Full papers can be accessed from the abstracts. Please note that each abstract opens in a separate window.



Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts

Invited Talks

Ney, Hermann: "The statistical approach to spoken language translation" (abstract).

Tsujii, Jun'ichi: "How long will we be able to ignore linguistic knowledge and their formalisms?" (abstract).

Evaluation Campaign: Overview

Akiba, Yasuhiro / Federico, Marcello / Kando, Noriko / Nakaiwa, Hiromi / Paul, Michael / Tsujii, Jun'ichi: "Overview of the IWSLT04 evaluation campaign", 1-12.

Evaluation Campaign: "Statistical MT"

Lee, Young-Suk / Roukos, Salim: "IBM spoken language translation system evaluation", 39-46.

Bertoldi, Nicola / Cattoni, Roldano / Cettolo, Mauro / Federico, Marcello: "The ITC-irst statistical machine translation system for IWSLT-2004", 51-58.

Thayer, Ignacio / Ettelaie, Emil / Knight, Kevin / Marcu, Daniel / Munteanu, Dragos Stefan / Och, Franz Joseph / Tipu, Quamrul: "The ISI/USC MT system", 59-60.

Vogel, Stephan / Hewavitharana, Sanjika / Kolss, Muntsin / Waibel, Alex: "The ISL statistical translation system for spoken language translation", 65-72.

Bender, Oliver / Zens, Richard / Matusov, Evgeny / Ney, Hermann: "Alignment templates: the RWTH SMT system", 79-84.

Gispert, Adrià de / Mariño, José B.: "TALP: Xgram-based spoken language translation system", 85-90.

Evaluation Campaign: "Example-based and Rule-based MT"

Blanchon, Hervé / Boitet, Christian / Brunet-Manquat, Francis / Tomokiyo, Mutsuko / Hamon, Agnès / Hung, Vo Trung / Bey, Youcef: "Towards fairer evaluations of commercial MT systems on basic travel expressions corpora", 21-26.

Yang, Muyun / Zhao, Tiejun / Liu, Haijie / Shi, Xiaosheng / Jiang, Hongfei: "Auto word alignment based Chinese-English EBMT", 27-29.

Hou, Hongxu / Dang, Dan / Zou, Gang / Yu, Hongkui / Liu, Yang / Xiong, Deyi / Liu, Qun: "An EBMT system based on word alignment", 47-49.

Aramaki, Eiji / Kurohashi, Sadao: "Example-based machine translation using structural translation examples", 91-94.

Evaluation Campaign: "Hybrid MT"

Sumita, Eiichiro / Akiba, Yasuhiro / Doi, Takao / Finch, Andrew / Imamura, Kenji / Okuma, Hideo / Paul, Michael / Shimohata, Mitsuo / Watanabe, Taro: "EBMT, SMT, hybrid and more: ATR spoken language translation system", 13-20.

Langlais, Philippe / Carl, Michael / Streiter, Oliver: "Experimenting with phrase-based statistical translation within the IWSLT 2004 Chinese-to-English shared translation task", 31-38.

Reichert, Jürgen / Waibel, Alex: "The ISL EDTRL system", 61-64.

Zuo, Yuncun / Zhou, Yu / Zong, Chengqing: "Multi-engine based Chinese-to-English translation system", 73-77.

Technical Papers

Blanchon, Hervé / Boitet, Christian / Besacier, Laurent: "Spoken dialogue translation systems evaluation: results, new trends, problems and proposals", 95-102.

Cettolo, Mauro / Federico, Marcello: "Minimum error training of log-linear translation models", 103-106.

Gispert, Adrià de / Mariño, José B. / Crego, Josep M.: "Phrase-based alignment combining corpus cooccurrences and linguistic knowledge", 107-114.

Gu, Liang / Gao, Yuqing: "On feature selection in maximum entropy approach to statistical concept-based speech-to-speech translation", 115-121.

Hajlaoui, Najeh / Boitet, Christian: "Polyphraz: a tool for the quantitative and subjective evaluation of parallel corpora", 123-129.

Huang, Fei / Vogel, Stephan / Waibel, Alex: "Towards named entity extraction and translation in spoken language translation", 131-137.

Matusov, Evgeny / Popović, Maja / Zens, Richard / Ney, Hermann: "Statistical machine translation of spontaneous speech with scarce resources", 139-146.

Nakamura, Satoshi / Markov, Konstantin / Jitsuhiro, Takatoshi / Zhang, Jin-Song / Yamamoto, Hirofumi / Kikui, Genichiro: "Multi-lingual speech recognition system for speech-to-speech translation", 147-154.

Discussion Panel

Federico, Marcello / Lee, Young-suk / Ney, Hermann / Vogel, Stephan: "Toward the evaluation of speech translation (panel discussion)".