ISCA Archive

International Symposium on Chinese Spoken Language Processing (ISCSLP 2002)

Taipei, Taiwan
August 23-24, 2002



Bibliographic Reference

[ISCSLP 2002]  International Symposium on Chinese Spoken Language Processing (ISCSLP 2002), Taipei, Taiwan, August 23-24, 2002, ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive_open/iscslp2002



Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

Al-Dulaimy, Fadhil H. T.   Bao, Huaiqiao (65)   Bao, Huaiqiao (69)   Cai, Lian-Hong (37)   Cai, Lian-Hong (82)   Cai, Lian-Hong (109)   Cai, Rui   Cao, Wen-Jie (103)   Cao, Wenjie (101)   Chang, Eric (59)   Chang, Eric (77)   Chang, Jason S.   Chang, Sen-Chia   Chen, Ben-Feng (55)   Chen, Ben-Feng (56)   Chen, Berlin   Chen, Bo-Xing   Chen, Gui-Lin   Chen, Ke-Shiu   Chen, Kuan-Ting   Chen, Ming   Chen, Shi-Huang   Chen, Sin-Horng   Chen, Wan-Chen   Chen, Yi-Ning   Chen, Yingzhi   Chen, Yining (26)   Chen, Yining (118)   Cheng, Xuelin   CHIEN, Lee-Feng (Tut.1)   Chien, Lee-Feng (90)   Chu, Min   Chuang, Shui-Lung   Chuang, Ze-Jing   Deng, Hao-jiang   Ding, Guo-Hong   Ding, Hongwei   Ding, Peng   Dong, Minghui   Du, Li-Min (11)   Du, Li-min (34)   Duan, Lei   Dukes, Beatriz   Emonts, Mike   Fan, Shin-Ming   Fon, Janice   Fu, Tieyan   Fung, Pascale   Fung, Tien-Ying   Gan, Kok-Wee   Gao, Jian-Feng   Gu, Hung-Yan   Guan, Cuntai (61)   Guan, Cuntai (86)   Han, Ke-Song   Han, Zhao-Bing   Hernandez-Abrego, Gustavo   Hong, Wei-Tyng   Hou, Zhen   Hsieh, Ching-Tang (92)   Hsieh, Ching-Tang (106)   Hsu, Chih-Hsing   Hsu, Chih-Hsu   Hsu, Miaw-Ru   Hsu, Wei-Tek   Hu, Guo-Ping (55)   Hu, Guo-Ping (56)   Hu, Qixiu   Hu, Rile   Hu, Yu   Huang, Chieh-Yi   Huang, Chien-Chung   Huang, Jian-Cheng   Huang, Jingjing   Huang, Mei-Fang   Huang, Taiyi   Huo, Qiang (6)   Huo, Qiang (23)   Hzu, Xiaoyan   Iso-Sipila, Juha (101)   Iso-Sipila, Juha (103)   Iso-Sipila, Juha (110)   Jang, Jyh-Shing Roger   Jia, Chuan (96)   Jia, Chuan (97)   Jiang, Dan-Ning   Jokisch, Oliver   Kruschke, Hans   Kuo, Wei-Chih   Lai, Eugene   Lai, Wei   Lee, Chun-Jen   Lee, Lin-Shan (105)   Lee, Lin-shan (122)   Lee, Tan   Lee, Yumin   Li, Chengrong (80)   Li, Chengrong (83)   Li, Haizhou (61)   Li, Haizhou (86)   LI, Haizhou (Inv.2)   Li, Jing   Li, Ming (13)   Li, Ming (84)   Li, Shiue-Jen   Li, Yujia   Li, Zong-Ge (102)   Li, Zongge (98)   Lin, Bor-Shen   Lin, Chin-Teng   Lin, Shiuan-Sung   Lin, Yi-Chun   Ling, Zhen-Hua   Liu, Der-Jenq   Liu, Jia (26)   Liu, Jia (31)   Liu, Jia (35)   Liu, Jia (104)   Liu, Jia (118)   Liu, Run-Sheng (26)   Liu, Run-Sheng (104)   Liu, Runsheng (14)   Liu, Runsheng (31)   Liu, Runsheng (118)   Liu, Wen-Ju (57)   Liu, Wenju (41)   Liu, Yi   Liu, Ying   Liu, Zhan-Yi   Lu, Ching-Ta   Lu, Da-Jin (87)   Lu, Dajin (88)   Lu, Hung-Mao   Lu, Jingwen   Lu, Shinan (33)   Lu, Shinan (69)   Lua, Kim-Teng   Lv, Ping   Lv, Xin   Ma, Bin (6)   Ma, Bin (61)   Mak, Brian   Menendez-Pidal, Xavier   Meng, Helen (66)   Meng, Helen (107)   MENG, Helen (Inv.3)   Miao, Cailian   Mok, Bonnie   Olorenshaw, Lex   Pan, Neng-Huang   Qian, Yao   Shan, Jian   She, Bin   Shen, Ming   Sheu, Tommy   Shi, Yuanyuan   Shuang, Zhi-Wei   Siu, Man-Hung   Sun, Hui   Sun, Jingcheng   Sun, Ling   Tang, Hao   Tao, Jian-Hua (82)   Tao, Jian-Hua (109)   Teng, Jei-Wen   Tian, Jing   Tian, Ye   Wan, Hong-jie   Wan, You-Chuang   Wang, Anhong (33)   Wang, Anhong (69)   Wang, Chi-Yung   Wang, Chun-Jen   Wang, Dong (2)   Wang, Dong (35)   Wang, Han   Wang, Hsiao-Chuan (39)   Wang, Hsiao-Chuan (54)   WANG, Hsiao-Chuan (Keynote)   Wang, Hsien-Chang   Wang, Hsin-Min   Wang, Huei-Ming   Wang, Jhing-Fa (125)   WANG, Jhing-Fa (Inv.4)   Wang, Jhing-Fa (126)   WANG, Kuansan   Wang, Li   Wang, Li-Wei   Wang, Ren-Hua (9)   Wang, Ren-Hua (55)   WANG, Ren-Hua (56)   Wang, Ren-Hua (58)   Wang, Ren-Hua (76)   Wang, Rui (26)   Wang, Rui (118)   Wang, Xiu Ping   Wang, Yangsheng   Wang, Yih-Ru (113)   Wang, Yih-Ru (127)   Wang, Zhi-yu (13)   Wang, Zhiyu (84)   Wang, Zhuo   Wang, Zuo-Ying (87)   Wang, Zuoying (5)   Wang, Zuo-Ying (18)   Wang, Zuoying (88)   WANG, Zuoying (Inv.1)   Wen, Xue   Wen, Yuan (13)   Wen, Yuan (84)   Wong, Pui-Fung   Wu, And Wenhu   Wu, Cheng-Huang   Wu, Chung-Hsien   Wu, Genqing   Wu, Jian   Wu, Kaizheng   Wu, Ming-Jer   Wu, Wenhu (22)   Wu, Wenhu (63)   Wu, Wenhu (67)   WU, Wenhu (70)   Wu, Wenhu (78)   Wu, Wenhu (111)   Wu, Wenhu (117)   Wu, Xiaojun   Wu, Zhi-Yong   Xiao, Xi   Xiong, Zhenyu   Xu, Bo (41)   Xu, Bo (57)   Xu, Bo (60)   Xu, Bo (68)   Xu, Bo (71)   Xu, Bo (80)   Xu, Bo (83)   Xu, Bo (91)   Xu, Bo (96)   Xu, Bo (97)   Xu, Bo (101)   Xu, Bo (103)   Xu, Bo (110)   Xu, Guangyou   Xu, Mingxing (22)   Xu, Mingxing (50)   Xu, Mingxing (63)   Xu, Mingxing (67)   XU, Mingxing (70)   Xu, Mingxing (78)   Xu, Mingxing (111)   YAN, Pengju   Yang, Cher-Yao   Yang, Chung-Hsien   Yang, Dali   Yi, Lifu   Yin, Bo   Yu, An-Tze   Yu, Ming-Shing   Yu, Tiecheng   Yu, Zhenli   Yue, Dongjian   Zhang, Guoliang   Zhang, Hua-Yun   Zhang, Huayun   Zhang, Jian   Zhang, Jin   Zhang, Min   Zhang, Yan   Zhang, Yaxin   Zhang, Yi-Yan   Zhang, Zi-Rong   Zhao, Sheng   Zhao, Tie-Jun   Zheng, Fang   Zheng, Yuling   Zhou, Lei   Zhou, Zheng-Yu   Zhu, Chuan-Qi   Zhu, Shaohui   Zhu, Xuan (26)   Zhu, Xuan (118)   Zhu, Yifei   Zong, Chengqing (68)   Zong, Chengqing (101)   Zong, Chengqing (110)   Zu, Yiqing  

Names written in boldface refer to first authors, in CAPITAL letters to keynote and invited papers. Full papers can be accessed from the abstracts (ISCA members only). Please note that each abstract opens in a separate window. Some of the full papers require Chinese fonts (simplified or traditional) to be installed with Adobe Reader or Acrobat.



Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts

Tutorials and Invited Papers

Chien, Lee-Feng: "Information retrieval techniques for spoken language processing", Tutorial T1.

Wang, Kuansan: "Speech recognition, understanding and dialog modeling", Tutorial T2.

Wang, Hsiao-Chuan: "Application of speech technology to the assistance of speech and auditory training", keynote paper KN1.

Xu, Bo: "Convergence of statistical and rule-based approach in multilingual speech translation", keynote paper KN2 [Paper not available]

Wang, Zuoying / Xiao, Xi: "The inhomogeneous hidden Markov models and its training and recognition algorithms of speech recognition", invited paper INV1.

Li, Haizhou: "Concatenative Chinese speech synthesis and quality evaluation", invited paper INV2.

Meng, Helen: "Intelligent speech for information systems (ISIS): a multi-modal, trilingual, distributed conversational system with combined interaction and delegation dialogs", invited paper INV3.

Wang, Jhing-Fa: "Challenges and advances in semantic representation and interpretation", invited paper INV4.

Speech Recognition (1)

Liu, Der-Jenq / Lin, Chin-Teng: "A generalized common vector approach for robust speaker independent automatic speech recognition", paper 1.

Zu, Yiqing / Chen, Yingzhi / Zhang, Yaxin / Zhou, Lei / Shen, Ming / Huang, Jingjing: "A super phonetic system and multi-dialect Chinese speech corpus for speech recognition", paper 48.

Zhu, Xuan / Wang, Rui / Chen, Yining / Liu, Jia / Liu, Run-Sheng: "Acoustic model comparison for an embedded phoneme-based Mandarin name dialing system", paper 26.

Zhang, Huayun / Xu, Bo / Huang, Taiyi: "Improving performance of telephone-based Mandarin speech recognition", paper 71.

Shan, Jian / Shi, Yuanyuan / Liu, Jia / Liu, Runsheng: "Comparative study of linear feature transformation techniques for Mandarin digit string recognition", paper 31.

Speech Synthesis

YU, Ming-Shing / PAN, Neng-Huang / WU, Ming-Jer: "A statistical model with hierarchical structure for predicting prosody in a Mandarin text-to-speech system", paper 20.

Yu, Zhenli / Yue, Dongjian / Huang, Jian-Cheng: "Concatenative Mandarin TTS accommodating isolated English words", paper 42.

Kuo, Wei-Chih / Wang, Yih-Ru / Lu, Hung-Mao / Chen, Sin-Horng: "An NN-based approach to prosody generation for English word spelling in English-Chinese bilingual TTS", paper 127.

Tao, Jian-Hua / Zhao, Sheng / Cai, Lian-Hong: "Automatic stress prediction of Chinese speech synthesis", paper 82.

Li, Jing / Xu, Mingxing / Wu, Wenhu: "Study on framework for Chinese pronunciation variation modeling", paper 78.

Multimedia Retrieval and Applications

Huang, Mei-Fang / Chen, Kuan-Ting / Wang, Hsin-Min: "Towards retrieval of video archives based on the speech content", paper 53.

Chien, Lee-Feng / Huang, Chien-Chung / Teng, Jei-Wen / Chuang, Shui-Lung: "Automatic taxonomy generation for speech archives", paper 90.

Wang, Chun-Jen / Chen, Berlin / Lee, Lin-Shan: "A data-driven indexing approach for Chinese spoken document retrieval", paper 122.

Wang, Hsien-Chang / Huang, Chieh-Yi / Yang, Chung-Hsien / Wang, Jhing-Fa: "Multi-speaker dialogue for mobile information retrieval", paper 126.

Hsu, Chih-Hsing / Hsu, Miaw-Ru / Yang, Cher-Yao / Chang, Sen-Chia: "On the construction of a voiceXML voice browser", paper 25.

Speaker/Emotion Recognition and Applications

Deng, Hao-jiang / Du, Li-min / Wan, Hong-jie: "Hybrid text-independent speaker recognition using character-based background HMMs and GMMs for Mandarin speech", paper 34.

Wang, Yih-Ru / Fan, Shin-Ming: "An improvement of the GMM speaker identification method by using two-state HMM and discriminative training", paper 113.

Chuang, Ze-Jing / Wu, Chung-Hsien: "Emotion recognition via acoustic features and semantic contents in speech", paper 45.

Lee, Chun-Jen / Chang, Jason S.: "Rapid prototyping an operator assisted call routing system", paper 81.

Menendez-Pidal, Xavier / Duan, Lei / Lu, Jingwen / Dukes, Beatriz / Emonts, Mike / Hernandez-Abrego, Gustavo / Olorenshaw, Lex: "Efficient phone based recognition engines for Chinese and English isolated command applications", paper 32.

Speech/Speaker Recognition and Applications

Al-Dulaimy, Fadhil H. T. / Wang, Zuoying: "Time-frequency distributions of spectrum energy operator in large vocabulary Mandarin speaker independent speech recognition system", paper 5.

Sheu, Tommy / Lin, Bor-Shen: "Dynamic and goal-oriented interaction for multi-modal service agents", paper 40.

Wang, Li-Wei / Wang, Zuo-Ying: "Testing the hypothesis of multivariate normality in bayesian approaches to speaker adaptation", paper 18.

Fu, Tieyan / Hu, Qixiu / Xu, Guangyou: "Incorporating probability into support vector machine for speaker recognition", paper 36.

Ding, Guo-Hong / Li, Chengrong / Xu, Bo: "Comparisons of MLLR and CDCN for speech recognition in additive noise by experiments", paper 80.

Miao, Cailian / Wang, Yangsheng: "The efficient PMC for robust speech recognition in noisy environments", paper 28.

Wen, Xue / Liu, Runsheng: "Enhancing the stability of speaker verification with compressed templates", paper 14.

Speech Analysis

Hsieh, Ching-Tang / Hsu, Chih-Hsu: "Speech detection based on discrete wavelet transform", paper 106.

Wang, Anhong / Lu, Shinan / Chen, Ming: "Pitch declination in the statement sentence in Mandarin", paper 33.

Zheng, Yuling / Bao, Huaiqiao: "Research on the semivowel by dynamic palatogram in standard Chinese", paper 65.

Li, Yujia / Lee, Tan / Qian, Yao: "Acoustical F0 analysis of continuous cantonese speech", paper 72.

Jia, Chuan / Xu, Bo: "An improved entropy-based endpoint detection algorithm", paper 96.

Tian, Ye / Wang, Zuoying / Lu, Dajin: "Robust speech detection with heteroscedastic discriminant analysis applied to the time-frequency energy", paper 88.

Feature Extraction

Wang, Dong / Hzu, Xiaoyan / Liu, Ying: "A new normalization for MFCC: multi layer strategy and rrcursive progress", paper 2.

Wang, Li / Lv, Xin / Zhao, Tie-Jun / Liu, Zhan-Yi: "A pitch detection algorithm based on special points and area", paper 16.

Wang, Dong / Chen, Yi-Ning / Liu, Jia: "An algorithm for voiced / unvoiced decision and pitch estimation in speech feature extraction", paper 35.

Zhu, Shaohui / Liu, Wenju / Xu, Bo: "Comparison between the spectral estimation techniques by different spectral-distortion measures", paper 41.

Zhang, Yi-Yan / Liu, Wen-Ju / Xu, Bo: "Accuracy improving method for parametric trajectory modeling and its use in a* search", paper 57.

Wang, Zhuo / Ding, Peng / Xu, Bo: "Some issues on the study of vocal tract normalization", paper 91.

Hsieh, Ching-Tang / Lai, Eugene / Chen, Wan-Chen / Wan, You-Chuang: "Compact speech features based on wavelet transform and PCA with application to speaker identification", paper 92.

Speech Analysis and Recognition

Wu, Cheng-Huang / Lee, Yumin / Lee, Lin-Shan: "Distributed Mandarin speech recognition under wireless environment", paper 105.

Jang, Jyh-Shing Roger / Lin, Shiuan-Sung: "Optimization of viterbi beam search in speech recognition", paper 114.

Wang, Jhing-Fa / Chen, Shi-Huang: "A voice activity detection algorithm based on perceptual wavelet packet transform and teager energy operator", paper 125.

Lu, Ching-Ta / Wang, Hsiao-Chuan: "Speech enhancement using wavelet transform with constrained thresholds", paper 39.

Jia, Chuan / Zhang, Jian / Xu, Bo: "Constrained maximum a posteriori approach for speech enhancement", paper 97.

Natural Language Processing

Gan, Kok-Wee / Wang, Chi-Yung / Mak, Brian: "Knowledge-based sense pruning using the hownet: an alternative to word sense disambiguation", paper 44.

Zhang, Min / Guan, Cuntai / Li, Haizhou: "Equivalent node-based speech grammar optimization", paper 86.

Cao, Wen-Jie / Xu, Bo / Iso-Sipila, Juha: "Linguistic and acoustic analysis of Chinese person names", paper 103.

Mok, Bonnie / Meng, Helen M.: "Improvements on a belief network framework for natural language understanding of domain-specific Chinese queries", paper 107.

Chen, Bo-Xing / Du, Li-Min: "Automatic construction of English-Chinese translation lexicon from parallel spoken language corpus", paper 11.

Speech Recognition (2)

Zhu, Yifei / Li, Chengrong / Xu, Bo: "Improvement of the post-processing method for isolated word OOV rejection", paper 83.

Zhang, Jin / Liu, Jia / Liu, Run-Sheng: "Real-time viterbi searching for practical telephone speech recognition systems", paper 104.

Wang, Zhi-yu / Wen, Yuan / Li, Ming: "Two-pass continuous digit string decoder", paper 13.

Liu, Yi / Fung, Pascale: "Partial change phone models for pronunciation variations in spontaneous Mandarin speech", paper 27.

Ma, Bin / Guan, Cuntai / Li, Haizhou: "Likelihood probability mismatch analysis and normalization in multilingual speech applications", paper 61.

Xiong, Zhenyu / Xu, Mingxing / Wu, Wenhu: "Comparison and combination of confidence measures in isolated word recognition", paper 67.

Lv, Ping / Wang, Zuo-Ying / Lu, Da-Jin: "Confidence measures for large vocabulary continuous speech recognition", paper 87.

Wang, Xiu Ping / Zhu, Chuan-Qi / Li, Zong-Ge: "A comparative study on wavelet packet based front-end in connected Mandarin digit recognition", paper 102.

Yang, Dali / Xu, Mingxing / Wu, Wenhu: "Study on the strategy for hierarchical speech recognition", paper 111.

Wang, Rui / Zhu, Xuan / Chen, Yining / Liu, Jia / Liu, Runsheng: "Fast likelihood computation method using block-diagonal covariance matrices in hidden Markov model", paper 118.

Wong, Pui-Fung / Siu, Man-Hung: "Integration of tone related feature for Mandarin speech recognition by a one-pass search algorithm", paper 119.

Speech Synthesis

Yi, Lifu / Tian, Jing / Sun, Jingcheng: "Applying source-filter model in Chinese speech synthesis", paper 15.

Zhang, Zi-Rong / Chu, Min / Chang, Eric: "An efficient way to learn rules for grapheme-to-phoneme conversion in Chinese", paper 59.

Ding, Hongwei / Jokisch, Oliver / Kruschke, Hans: "Modeling duration and intonation in Mandarin Chinese synthesis with a neural network", paper 24.

Gu, Hung-Yan / Li, Shiue-Jen: "Hakka pitch-contour parameter generation using a Mandarin-trained pitch-contour model", paper 49.

Chen, Ben-Feng / Hu, Guo-Ping / Wang, Ren-Hua: "Large lexicon construction for TTS system", paper 55.

Ling, Zhen-Hua / Hu, Yu / Shuang, Zhi-Wei / Wang, Ren-Hua: "Decision tree based unit pre-selection in Mandarin Chinese synthesis", paper 58.

Sun, Hui / Xu, Mingxing / Wu, Wenhu: "Study on detection of prosodic phrase boundaries in spontaneous speech", paper 63.

Tang, Hao / Yin, Bo / Wang, Ren-Hua: "Design of embedded application oriented distributed speech synthesis system with high naturalness", paper 76.

Li, Ming / Wang, Zhiyu / Wen, Yuan / Hou, Zhen / Yu, Tiecheng: "A novel approach for pitch modification on time domain", paper 84.

Dong, Minghui / Lua, Kim-Teng: "Prosodic phrase detection for Chinese TTS using CART and statistical model", paper 99.

Jiang, Dan-Ning / Tao, Jian-Hua / Cai, Lian-Hong: "Voice quality analysis under the pitch effect", paper 109.

Spoken Dialogue and Natural Language Processing

Zhou, Zheng-Yu / Gao, Jian-Feng / Chang, Eric: "Improving language modeling by combining heteogeneous corpora", paper 77.

She, Bin / Xu, Mingxing / Wu, Wenhu: "Phoneagent: a conversational interface for telephone exchange system", paper 22.

Hsu, Wei-Tek / Wang, Huei-Ming / Lin, Yi-Chun: "The design of a multi-domain Chinese dialogue system", paper 38.

Han, Ke-Song / Chen, Gui-Lin: "A spoken dialogue model based on extended lambek calculus", paper 46.

Wu, Xiaojun / Xu, Mingxing / Wu, And Wenhu: "Preparing for evaluation of a flight spoken dialogue system", paper 50.

Zhang, Guoliang / Yan, Pengju / Xu, Mingxing / Wu, Wenhu: "An automatic speech recognition strategy directed by the semantic knowledge in dialogue system", paper 70.

Hu, Guo-Ping / Chen, Ben-Feng / Wang, Ren-Hua: "Developing Chinese TAK for computer directly", paper 56.

Zhang, Yan / Zong, Chengqing / Xu, Bo: "An approach to automatic identification of Chinese base noun phrases", paper 68.

Cao, Wenjie / Zong, Chengqing / Iso-Sipila, Juha / Xu, Bo: "Chinese person name identification based on rules and statistics", paper 101.

Hu, Rile / Zong, Chengqing / Iso-Sipila, Juha / Xu, Bo: "Investigation and analysis on designing Chinese balance corpus", paper 110.

Wu, Genqing / Zheng, Fang / Wu, Wenhu: "A compression method used in language modeling for handheld devices", paper 117.

Cheng, Xuelin / Wu, Kaizheng / Wang, Han / Li, Zongge: "Spoken language identification using bigram", paper 98.

Speech Recognition and Adaptation

Ma, Bin / Huo, Qiang: "A comparative study of several incremental adaptation algorithms for speaker adaptation", paper 6.

Han, Zhao-Bing / Zhang, Hua-Yun / Xu, Bo: "Structure-based compensation using an improved statistical linear approximation for Mandarin speech recognition over telephone", paper 60.

Wu, Jian / Huo, Qiang: "A comparative study of quickprop and GPD optimization algorithms for MCELR adaptation of CDHMM parameters", paper 23.

Yu, An-Tze / Wang, Hsiao-Chuan: "Integration of model adaptation and missing feature theory for robust speech recognition", paper 54.

Hong, Wei-Tyng / Chen, Ke-Shiu: "An investigation on wireless speech recognition by data contamination and robust training techniques", paper 51.

Speech Synthesis (3)

Fung, Tien-Ying / Meng, Helen: "The effect of tonal context on cantonese concatenative speech synthesis", paper 66.

Sun, Ling / Lai, Wei / Wang, Ren-Hua: "Face synthesis driven by audio speech input based on HMMs", paper 9.

Cai, Rui / Wu, Zhi-Yong / Cai, Lian-Hong: "Annotation of Chinese prosodic level based on probabilistic model", paper 37.

Fon, Janice: "A cross-linguistic study on discourse and syntactic boundary cues in spontaneous speech: using duration as an example", paper 89.

Bao, Huaiqiao / Wang, Anhong / Lu, Shinan: "A study of evaluation method for synthetic Mandarin speech", paper 69.