International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT) 2006

Keihanna Science City, Kyoto, Japan
November 27-28, 2006



Bibliographic Reference

[IWSLT-2006] International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT) 2006 , Keihanna Science City, Kyoto, Japan, November 27-28, 2006; ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive/iwslt_06


Introduction to the Workshop



Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

Anderson (71)   Anderson (197)   Ashikari   Bach   Banchs (116)   Banchs (123)   Banchs (190)   Bangalore   Bertoldi (53)   Bertoldi (59)   Bey   Blanchon   Boitet   Cao   Carpuat   Cattoni   Cettolo (53)   Cettolo (182)   Chai   Chen, Boxing (53)   Chen, Boxing (182)   Chen, Yidong   Costa-jussà (116)   Costa-jussà (123)   Costa-jussà (166)   Crego (116)   Crego (123)   Delaney (71)   Delaney (197)   Denoual   Dillinger   Du   Duh   Eck   Federico (53)   Federico (59)   Federico (182)   Federico (panel)   Finch   Fonollosa (116)   Fonollosa (123)   Fonollosa (166)   de Gispert (116)   de Gispert (123)   Haffner   Hasan   He   Hewavitharana   Hildebrand   Isozaki   Kanthak   Kashioka   Kawahara   Khalilov (116)   Khalilov (123)   Kirchhoff   Kolss   Komachi   Kurohashi   Lambert (116)   Lambert (123)   Lambert (190)   Lane   LAZZARI   Lee   Lepage   Lim   Liu   Mariño (116)   Mariño (123)   Matsumoto   Matusov (103)   Matusov (158)   Mauser (103)   Mauser (158)   Mochihashi   Nagata   Nakamura   Nakazawa   Ney (103)   Ney (158)   Ney (205)   Okuma   Paul (1)   Paul (83)   Popović   Poznanski   ROUKOS   Schwenk   Shen, Wade (59)   Shen, Wade (71)   Shen, Wade (197)   Shen, Yihai   Shi   Shimizu   Stroppa   Sumita (83)   Sumita (213)   Suzuki   Tomokiyo   Tsukada   Ueffing   Venugopal   Vilar   Vogel (130)   Vogel (138)   Vogel (panel)   Waibel (130)   Waibel (138)   Watanabe   Way   Wei   Whitelock   Wu   Yamamoto   Yasuda   Yu, Kun   Yu, Xiaofeng   Zens (59)   Zens (103)   Zhang (83)   Zhang (panel)   Zhao   Zhou, Changle   Zhou, Keyan   Zollmann   Zong  

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

Lazzari, Gianni: "TC-STAR: a speech to speech translation project" (abstract).

Roukos, Salim: "Recent results on MT evaluation in the GALE program" (abstract).

Evaluation Campaign

Paul, Michael: "Overview of the IWSLT 2006 evaluation campaign", 1-15.

Bangalore, Srinivas / Kanthak, Stephan / Haffner, Patrick: "Finite-state transducer-based statistical machine translation using joint probabilities", 16-22.

Boitet, Christian / Bey, Youcef / Tomokiyo, Mutsuko / Cao, Wenjie / Blanchon, Hervé: "IWSLT-06: experiments with commercial MT systems and lessons from subjective evaluations", 23-30.

Stroppa, Nicolas / Way, Andy: "MATREX: DCU machine translation system for IWSLT 2006", 31-36.

Carpuat, Marine / Shen, Yihai / Yu, Xiaofeng / Wu, Dekai: "Toward integrating word sense and entity disambiguation into statistical machine translation", 37-44.

Lee, Young-Suk: "IBM Arabic-to-English translation for IWSLT 2006", 45-52.

Chen, Boxing / Cattoni, Roldano / Bertoldi, Nicola / Cettolo, Mauro / Federico, Marcello: "The ITC-irst SMT system for IWSLT 2006", 53-58.

Shen, Wade / Zens, Richard / Bertoldi, Nicola / Federico, Marcello: "The JHU workshop 2006 IWSLT system", 59-63.

Nakazawa, Toshiaki / Yu, Kun / Kawahara, Daisuke / Kurohashi, Sadao: "Example-based machine translation based on deeper NLP", 64-70.

Shen, Wade / Delaney, Brian / Anderson, Timothy: "The MIT-LL/AFRL IWSLT-2006 MT system", 71-76.

Komachi, Mamoru / Matsumoto, Yuji / Nagata, Masaaki: "Phrase reordering for statistical machine translation based on predicate-argument structure", 77-82.

Zhang, Ruiqiang / Yamamoto, Hirofumi / Paul, Michael / Okuma, Hideo / Yasuda, Keiji / Lepage, Yves / Denoual, Etienne / Mochihashi, Daichi / Finch, Andrew / Sumita, Eiichiro: "The niCT-ATR statistical machine translation system for the IWSLT 2006 evaluation", 83-90.

Chai, Chunguang / Du, Jinhua / Wei, Wei / Zhou, Keyan / Liu, Peng / He, Yanqing / Zong, Chengqing: "NLPR translation system for IWSLT 2006 evaluation campaign", 91-94.

Watanabe, Taro / Suzuki, Jun / Tsukada, Hajime / Isozaki, Hideki: "NTT statistical machine translation for IWSLT 2006", 95-102.

Mauser, Arne / Zens, Richard / Matusov, Evgeny / Hasan, Saša / Ney, Hermann: "The RWTH statistical machine translation system for the IWSLT 2006 evaluation", 103-110.

Whitelock, Pete / Poznanski, Victor: "The SLE example-based translation system", 111-115.

Crego, Josep M. / Gispert, Adrià de / Lambert, Patrik / Khalilov, Maxim / Costa-jussà, Marta R. / Mariño, José B. / Banchs, Rafael E. / Fonollosa, José A. R.: "The TALP n-gram-based SMT system for IWSLT 2006", 116-122.

Costa-jussà, Marta R. / Crego, Josep M. / Gispert, Adrià de / Lambert, Patrik / Khalilov, Maxim / Fonollosa, José A. R. / Mariño, José B. / Banchs, Rafael E.: "TALP phrase-based system and TALP system combination for IWSLT 2006", 123-129.

Eck, Matthias / Lane, Ian / Bach, Nguyen / Hewavitharana, Sanjika / Kolss, Muntsin / Zhao, Bing / Hildebrand, Almut Silja / Vogel, Stephan / Waibel, Alex: "The UKA/CMU statistical machine translation system for IWSLT 2006", 130-137.

Zollmann, Andreas / Venugopal, Ashish / Vogel, Stephan / Waibel, Alex: "The CMU-UKA syntax augmented machine translation system for IWSLT-06", 138-144.

Kirchhoff, Katrin / Duh, Kevin / Lim, Chris: "The University of Washington machine translation system for IWSLT 2006", 145-162.

Chen, Yidong / Shi, Xiaodong / Zhou, Changle: "The XMU phrase-based statistical machine translation system for IWSLT 2006", 153-157.

Technical Papers

Matusov, Evgeny / Mauser, Arne / Ney, Hermann: "Automatic sentence segmentation and punctuation prediction for spoken language translation", 158-165.

Schwenk, Holger / Costa-jussà, Marta R. / Fonollosa, José A. R.: "Continuous space language models for the IWSLT 2006 task", 166-173.

Ueffing, Nicola: "Using monolingual source-language data to improve MT performance", 174-181.

Chen, Boxing / Cettolo, Mauro / Federico, Marcello: "Reordering rules for phrase-based statistical machine translation", 182-189.

Lambert, Patrik / Banchs, Rafael E.: "Tuning machine translation parameters with SPSA", 190-196.

Shen, Wade / Delaney, Brian / Anderson, Timothy: "An efficient graph search decoder for phrase-based statistical machine translation", 197-204.

Vilar, David / Popović, Maja / Ney, Hermann: "AER: do we need to “improve” our alignments?", 205-212.

Demonstration

Shimizu, Tohru / Ashikari, Yutaka / Sumita, Eiichiro / Kashioka, Hideki / Nakamura, Satoshi: "Development of client-server speech translation system on a multi-lingual speech communication platform", 213-216.

Panel Discussion

Vogel, Stephan / Dillinger, Mike / Federico, Marcello / Zhang, Ruiqiang: "Speech translation - where is the progress? what are the challenges?" (abstract).