ISCA Archive

International Symposium on Chinese Spoken Language Processing (ISCSLP 2004)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
December 15-18, 2004

Bibliographic Reference

[ISCSLP 2004] International Symposium on Chinese Spoken Language Processing (ISCSLP 2004), The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, December 15-18, ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive_open/iscslp2004/index.html


Author Index

BAI Junmei L3.6    BAI Yanning P1.9    BAILLY Garard P1.15    BAO Changchun P1.6,L4.2,P1.7,P1.8,P1.9    BULYKO Ivan L1.1    CAO Yang P2.6,P2.10    CAO Zhigang P2.2    CHAI Haixin L8.5    CHAN Joyce Y.C. P2.18    CHANG SenChia P2.4,P2.7    CHEN Benfeng P1.20    CHEN Berlin L7.3    CHEN C.L. P2.9    CHEN Chiching P1.14    CHEN GaoPeng P1.15    CHEN GuiLin P1.10    CHEN JiaFu L8.1    CHEN JiangChun L8.3    CHEN JiunFu L6.1    CHEN Kehjiann P1.14    CHEN KeShiu P2.4    CHEN S.H. P2.9    CHEN ShunChuan L8.1    CHEN Yi L5.2    CHEN Yiya L2.5    CHEN Yongcheng P1.13    CHEN Yu L3.1    CHEN YuTe P2.20    CHENG JyhMin P2.16    CHENG Li L7.1    CHIEN JenTzung L7.2,L5.4    CHIEN ShihChieh P2.4    CHING P.C. P2.18,L6.3    CHOU Wu TUTORIAL-1    CHUEH ChuangHua L7.2    CIERI Chris P1.20    DAI LiRong L6.4,P2.8,L5.5    DANG Jianwu L2.1    DING Feng P2.6,P2.10    DING GuoHong P2.10    DING Hongwei L2.4    DONG Bin P1.5     DONG Honghui P1.12     DU Limin P1.18     FAN Ming L6.4     FU QianJie P1.4     FUJISAKI Hiroya P1.17,L4.3     FUNG Pascale P2.2,P1.20     FUNG Tien Ying L6.3     GADDE Venkata Ramana Rao L1.1     GAO Yuqing L7.4     GRACIARENA Martin L1.1     GREINER Russell L7.1     GU HungYan L6.2     GU Wentao P1.17,L4.3     GUO Gang P2.12,L1.3     HAWKINS Sarah L2.3     HIROSE Keikichi P1.17,L4.3     HO Yuan L8.1     HOFFMANN Ruediger L2.4     HONDA Kiyoshi L2.1     HONDA Masaaki L2.1     HOSHINO Akemi P1.1,P1.2     HSIA ChiChun L6.1     HSIEH ChiaHsin L8.2     HSU ChihHsing P2.4     HSU Huiju P1.3     HU GuoPing L6.4,P1.11     HU Yu P1.11,L4.1     HUANG Chao L1.3     HUANG ChienLin L8.2     HUANG ChihHsien L5.4     HUANG Patrick L1.5     HUANG Shudong P1.20     HUANG Xuedong KEYNOTE-1     HUANG Yan L1.1     HUANG YungSheng L5.3     HUNG Jeihweih L5.3     HUO Qiang L5.1     HWANG MeiYuh L1.1     HWANG TaiHwei P2.7     JANG JyhShing Roger L8.3     JIANG Hui L1.3     JOKISCH Oliver L2.4     JUANG Biing-Hwang (Fred) KEYNOTE-2     KASHIOKA Hideki L7.6     KE Dengfeng L3.3     KONG Jiangping L4.6     KUANG Jingming P2.11     KUNG SunYuan L3.4     KUO Hong-Kwang Jeff TUTORIAL-2     KUO JenWei L7.3     LEE LinShan L1.2,L5.2,L8.1     LEE Tan P2.18,P2.19,P2.14     LEE Yehlin L6.5     LEI Xin L1.1     LEUNG KaYee L3.4     LI Haiping L8.5     LI Haizhou L3.1     LI JianFeng L6.4     LI Jing P1.6     LI Jing P2.15     LI JinYu P2.8     LI MingHan L8.1     LI Tehsuan L8.1     LI XiaoBing L5.5     LI Yuk Chi L6.3     LIAO YuanFu L3.5     LIM Boon Pang L3.1     LIN Jeng Shien P2.4     LIN ShunChieh L7.5     LING Zhenhua L4.1     LIU Bei P1.18     LIU Bo P2.8     LIU FuHua L7.4     LIU Jia L3.2     LIU QingFeng P1.11,P1.15     LIU Runsheng L3.2     LIU TeHsien L6.1     LIU Wenju L5.6,P2.1,P1.16     LIU Yan L4.2     LIU Yi P2.2,P1.20     LO JuiLin L8.3     LO Wai Kit L1.4     LUKASIAK Jason P1.8     LUO Dongsheng P2.11     LUO Xin P1.4     MA Xijun L4.4     MAK ManWai L3.4     MENG Helen P1.19,P2.18,L6.3,L1.6     MOK Pik Ki Peggy L2.3     NAKAMURA Satoshi L1.4     NG Tim L1.1     NURMINEN Jani L4.5     OSTENDORF Mari L1.1     OU Guiwen L3.3     PAN YiCheng L1.2     PAO TsangLong P2.20     PEABODY Mitchell L8.4     PENG Gang P2.3     PENG HuaJui P1.14     PERRIER Pascal L2.1     PIN ShaoHuang P1.13     PU Yuanyuan P2.5     QI Fengyan L4.2     QIN Chao P2.19     RITZ Christian P1.8     RUAN Xiaogang P1.16     SCHUURMANS Dale L7.1     SENEFF Stephanie L8.4     SHEN JiaLin L1.5     SHEN Liqin L4.4     SHI Qin L4.4     SIU Manhung L3.4,L1.1     SONG Zhanjiang P2.15     SOONG Frank K. L1.4,P2.14     STOLCKE Andreas L1.1     SUZUKI Takeharu L2.1     TANG Yuezhong P2.6,P2.10     TANG Yun L5.6,P2.1     TAO Jianhua P1.12,L6.6     TIAN Jilei L4.5     TSAI ChingHo L1.5     TSAI WenHung L7.3     TSENG Chiuyu P1.13,P1.14,L6.5     TSENG ShuChuan L2.2     TU JiaJang P2.4     WANG Chao L8.4     WANG Guiping P1.7     WANG HsiaoChuan P2.16     WANG Hsinmin P1.13,L7.2,L5.4     WANG JhingFa L7.5     WANG KuoHsian L6.2     WANG Nick JuiChang L1.5     WANG RenHua P1.11,L4.1,P2.8,P1.15,L5.5,P2.12,L1.3     WANG Shaojun L7.1     WANG Shaomin L7.1     WANG Shizhen L3.2     WANG Wen L1.1     WANG William Shi-Yuan KEYNOTE-3,P2.3     WANG Xia P2.6,P2.10     WANG Y.R. P2.9     WANG Yuping L4.1     WEI Hong P2.5     WEI Jianguo L2.1     WU ChungHsien L8.2,L6.1     WU Jian L5.1     XIE Xiang P2.11     XU Bo L5.6,P2.1,P1.12,L3.6,P2.17,P2.10     XU Chao P2.2     XU Jun P2.13     XU Mingxing P2.15     YAN Yonghong P1.5     YANG Chen P2.14     YANG HsuehWei L7.5     YANG Jian P2.5     YANG JyhHer L3.5     YANG Yongsheng P2.2     YASSUDA Akio P1.2     YASUDA Akio P1.1     YEH JunHeng P2.20     YIP Wing Lin P1.19     YOU ShanRuei P2.4     YU ChiaHsing L1.2     YU ZhenLi P1.10     YUAN Jiahong L2.6     YUE DongJian P1.10     ZHAI Lufeng P1.20     ZHANG Jianping P1.5     ZHANG Michael P2.13     ZHANG Shuwu L3.6,P2.17     ZHANG Wei L4.4     ZHANG Yan L7.6     ZHANG Yiyan L5.6     ZHAO Qingwei P1.5     ZHAO Zhengpeng P2.5     ZHENG Hongying P2.3     ZHENG Jing L1.1     ZHENG Rong L3.6,P2.17     ZHENG Thomas Fang P2.15     ZHOU Zhengyu L1.6     ZHU Donglai L5.1     ZHU Weibin L4.4     ZU YiQing P1.10     ZUE Victor L8.4     ZUO Guoyu P1.16

Table of Contents

KEYNOTE-1: ENABLING NATURAL COMPUTING
Xuedong Huang, Microsoft Corporation, USA

KEYNOTE-2: SPEECH RESEARCH IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS: A BELL-CENTRIC VIEW
Biing-Hwang (Fblack) Juang, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

KEYNOTE-3: SPOKEN LANGUAGE PROCESSING: PEOPLE VERSUS MACHINES
William Shi-Yuan Wang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

TUTORIAL-1: MINIMUM CLASSIFICATION ERROR RATE PATTERN RECOGNITION APPROACH FOR SPEECH AND LANGUAGE PROCESSING
Wu Chou, Avaya Labs Research, Avaya Inc., USA

TUTORIAL-2: MAXIMUM ENTROPY MODELING FOR SPEECH RECOGNITION
Hong-Kwang Jeff Kuo, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, USA

 

L1: SPEECH RECOGNITION (I)

L1.1: PROGRESS ON MANDARIN CONVERSATIONAL TELEPHONE SPEECH RECOGNITION
MeiYuh Hwang, Xin Lei, Tim Ng, Ivan Bulyko, Mari Ostendorf, University of Washington, USA; Andreas Stolcke, Wen Wang, Jing Zheng, Venkata Ramana Rao Gadde, Martin Graciarena, SRI International, USA; Yan Huang, International Computer Science Institute, USA; Manhung Siu, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong

L1.2: LARGE VOCABULARY CONTINUOUS MANDARIN SPEECH RECOGNITION USING FINITE STATE MACHINE
YiCheng Pan, ChiaHsing Yu, LinShan Lee, National Taiwan University, Taipei

L1.3: A COMPARATIVE STUDY ON VARIOUS CONFIDENCE MEASURES IN LARGE VOCABULARY SPEECH RECOGNITION
Gang Guo, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei; Chao Huang, Microsoft Research Asia,Beijing; Hui Jiang, York University, Canada; RenHua Wang, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei

L1.4: GENERALIZED POSTERIOR PROBABILITY FOR MINIMIZING VERIFICATION ERRORS AT SUBWORD, WORD AND SENTENCE LEVELS
Wai Kit Lo, Frank K. Soong, Satoshi Nakamura, ATR, Japan

L1.5: CHINESE LARGE-VOCABULARY NAME RECOGNITION SYSTEM USING CHARACTER DESCRIPTION AND SYLLABLE SPELLING RECOGNITION
Nick JuiChang Wang, ChingHo Tsai, Patrick Huang, JiaLin Shen, Delta Electronics Inc., Taipei

L1.6: ERROR IDENTIFICATION FOR LARGE VOCABULARY SPEECH RECOGNITION
Zhengyu Zhou, Helen Meng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

 

L2: TOPICS IN SPEECH SCIENCE

L2.1: INVESTIGATION AND MODELING OF COARTICULATION IN SPEECH PRODUCTION
Jianwu Dang, Jianguo Wei, Takeharu Suzuki, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Ishikawa; Kiyoshi Honda, ATR Human Information Science Lab, Japan; Pascal Perrier, University Stendhal, France; Masaaki Honda, Waseda University, Japan

L2.2: SPONTANEOUS MANDARIN PRODUCTION: RESULTS OF A CORPUS-BASED STUDY
ShuChuan Tseng, Academia Sinica, Taipei

L2.3: EFFECTS OF PHONEMIC VS ALLOPHONIC DENSITY AND STRESS ON VOWEL-TO-VOWEL COARTICULATION IN CANTONESE AND BEIJING MANDARIN
Pik Ki Peggy Mok, Sarah Hawkins, University of Cambridge, UK

L2.4: GLOTTALIZATION IN INVENTORY CONSTRUCTION: A CROSS-LANGUAGE STUDY
Hongwei Ding, Oliver Jokisch, Ruediger Hoffmann, Dresden University of Technology, Germany

L2.5: FOCUS AND INTONATIONAL PHRASE BOUNDARY IN STANDARD CHINESE
Yiya Chen, University of Edinburgh, UK

L2.6: PERCEPTION OF MANDARIN INTONATION
Jiahong Yuan, Cornell University, USA

 

L3: SPEAKER AND LANGUAGE RECOGNITION

L3.1: LANGUAGE IDENTIFICATION THROUGH LARGE VOCABULARY CONTINUOUS SPEECH RECOGNITION
Boon Pang Lim, Haizhou Li, Yu Chen, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore

L3.2: LANGUAGE IDENTIFICATION USING DISCRIMINATIVE WEIGHTED LANGUAGE MODELS
Shizhen Wang, Jia Liu, Runsheng Liu, Tsinghua University, Beijing

L3.3: TEXT-INDEPENDENT SPEAKER VERIFICATION BASED ON RELATION OF MFCC COMPONENTS
Guiwen Ou, Dengfeng Ke, Zhongshan University, Guangzhou

L3.4: ADAPTIVE CONDITIONAL PRONUNCIATION MODELING USING ARTICULATORY FEATURES FOR SPEAKER VERIFICATION
KaYee Leung, ManWai Mak, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong; Manhung Siu, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong; SunYuan Kung, Princeton University, USA

L3.5: UNSEEN HANDSET MISMATCH COMPENSATION BASED ON FEATURE/MODEL-SPEECH A PRIORI KNOWLEDGE INTERPOLATION FOR ROBUST SPEAKER RECOGNITION
JyhHer Yang, YuanFu Liao, National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei

L3.6: ROBUST SPEAKER RECOGNITION INTEGRATING PITCH AND WIENER FILTER
Junmei Bai, Rong Zheng, Bo Xu, Shuwu Zhang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

 

L4: SPEECH ANALYSIS

L4.1: MODELING GLOTTAL EFFECT ON THE SPECTRAL ENVELOP OF STRAIGHT USING MIXTURE OF GAUSSIANS
Zhenhua Ling, Yuping Wang, Yu Hu, RenHua Wang, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei

L4.2: A NOVEL TWO-STEP SVM CLASSIFIER FOR VOICED/UNVOICED/SILENCE CLASSIFICATION OF SPEECH
Fengyan Qi, Changchun Bao, Yan Liu, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing

L4.3: ANALYSIS OF SHANGHAINESE F0 CONTOURS BASED ON THE COMMAND-RESPONSE MODEL
Wentao Gu, Keikichi Hirose, Hiroya Fujisaki, The University of Tokyo, Japan

L4.4: AUTOMATIC DETECTION OF CHINESE ACCENT-INDEX BASED ON APPROXIMATION-RATIO
Weibin Zhu, Wei Zhang, Qin Shi, Xijun Ma, Liqin Shen, IBM China Research Lab, Beijing

L4.5: ON ANALYSIS OF EIGENPITCH IN MANDARIN CHINESE
Jilei Tian, Jani Nurminen, Nokia Research Center, Finland

L4.6: ACOUSTICAL STUDY ON SUB-HARMONIC OF GLOTTAL SOURCE IN MANDARIN TONES
Jiangping Kong, Peking University, Beijing

 

L5: SPEECH RECOGNITION (II)

L5.1: A STUDY OF SWITCHING STATE SEGMENTATION IN SEGMENTAL SWITCHING LINEAR GAUSSIAN HIDDEN MARKOV MODELS FOR ROBUST SPEECH RECOGNITION
Donglai Zhu, Qiang Huo, Jian Wu, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

L5.2: ROBUST FEATURES FOR SPEECH RECOGNITION USING MINIMUM VARIANCE DISTORTIONLESS RESPONSE (MVDR) SPECTRUM ESTIMATION AND FEATURE NORMALIZATION TECHNIQUES
Yi Chen, LinShan Lee, National Taiwan University, Taipei

L5.3: DATA-DRIVEN TEMPORAL FILTERS BASED ON MAXIMUM MUTUAL INFORMATION FOR ROBUST FEATURES IN SPEECH RECOGNITION
YungSheng Huang, Jeihweih Hung, National Chi Nan University, Taipei

L5.4: A NEW EIGENVOICE APPROACH TO SPEAKER ADAPTATION
ChihHsien Huang, JenTzung Chien, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan; Hsinmin Wang, Academia Sinica, Taipei

L5.5: MCE-BASED TRAINING OF SUBSPACE DISTRIBUTION CLUSTERING HMM
XiaoBing Li, LiRong Dai, RenHua Wang, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei

L5.6: A FRAMEWORK FOR FAST SEGMENT MODEL BY AVOIDANCE OF blackUNDANT COMPUTATION ON SEGMENT
Yun Tang, Wenju Liu, Yiyan Zhang, Bo Xu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

 

P1: TOPICS IN SPOKEN LANGUAGE PROCESSING

P1.1: DEPENDENCE OF CORRECT PRONUNCIATION OF CHINESE ASPIRATED SOUNDS ON POWER DURING VOICE ONSET TIME
Akemi Hoshino, Toyama National College of Maritime Technology, Japan; Akio Yasuda, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Japan

P1.2: EFFECT OF JAPANESE ARTICULATION OF STOPS ON PRONUNCIATION OF CHINESE ASPIRATED SOUNDS BY JAPANESE STUDENTS
Akemi Hoshino, Toyama National College of Maritime Technology, Japan; Akio Yassuda, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Japan

P1.3: TAIWAN MANDARIN -- DOES IT REMAIN HOMOGENEOUS?
Huiju Hsu, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei

P1.4: CONTRIBUTIONS OF PERIODICITY FLUCTUATION CUES IN INDIVIDUAL FREQUENCY CHANNELS TO CHINESE SPEECH RECOGNITION
Xin Luo, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei; QianJie Fu, House Ear Institute, USA

P1.5: AUTOMATIC ASSESSMENT OF PRONUNCIATION QUALITY
Bin Dong, Qingwei Zhao, Jianping Zhang, Yonghong Yan, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

P1.6: QUANTIZATION OF SEW AND REW MAGNITUDE FOR 2 KB/S WAVEFORM INTERPOLATION SPEECH CODING
Jing Li, Changchun Bao, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing

P1.7: LOW COMPLEXITY DECOMPOSITION FOR THE CHARACTERISTIC WAVEFORM OF SPEECH SIGNAL
Guiping Wang, Changchun Bao, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing

P1.8: HIGH QUALITY HARMONIC EXCITATION LINEAR PblackICTIVE SPEECH CODING AT 2 KB/S
Changchun Bao, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing; Jason Lukasiak, Christian Ritz, University of Wollongong, Australia

P1.9: AN IMPROVED 4 KBIT/S CELP SPEECH CODING ALGORITHM
Yanning Bai, Changchun Bao, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing

P1.10: AN EMBEDDED ENGLISH SYNTHESIS APPROACH BASED ON SPEECH CONCATENATION AND SMOOTHING
GuiLin Chen, DongJian Yue, YiQing Zu, ZhenLi Yu, Motorola Labs, Shanghai

P1.11: HEARER MODEL BASED STRESS PblackICTION FOR CHINESE TTS SYSTEM
GuoPing Hu, QingFeng Liu, Yu Hu, RenHua Wang, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei

P1.12: GRAPHEME-TO-PHONEME CONVERSION IN CHINESE TTS SYSTEM
Honghui Dong, Jianhua Tao, Bo Xu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

P1.13: A MANDARIN TTS SYSTEM WITH AN INTEGRATED PROSODIC MODEL
ShaoHuang Pin, Yongcheng Chen, Hsinmin Wang, Chiuyu Tseng, Academia Sinica, Taipei

P1.14: PblackICTING PROSODIC WORDS FROM LEXICAL WORDS--A FIRST STEP TOWARDS PblackICTING PROSODY FROM TEXT
HuaJui Peng, Chiching Chen, Chiuyu Tseng, Kehjiann Chen, Academia Sinica, Taipei

P1.15: A SUPERPOSED PROSODIC MODEL FOR CHINESE TEXT-TO-SPEECH SYNTHESIS
GaoPeng Chen, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei; Garard Bailly, Institut de la Communication Parle; QingFeng Liu, RenHua Wang, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei

P1.16: IMPROVING THE PERFORMANCE OF MGM-BASED VOICE CONVERSION BY PREPARING TRAINNING DATA METHOD
Guoyu Zuo, Wenju Liu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing; Xiaogang Ruan, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing

P1.17: ANALYSIS AND SYNTHESIS OF CANTONESE F0 CONTOURS BASED ON THE COMMAND-RESPONSE MODEL
Wentao Gu, Keikichi Hirose, Hiroya Fujisaki, The University of Tokyo, Japan

P1.18: THE DISAMBIGUATION STRATEGIES OF SEMANTIC ANALYSIS IN CHINESE SPOKEN DIALOGUE SYSTEM
Bei Liu, Limin Du, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

P1.19: BILINGUAL RESPONSE GENERATION USING SEMI-AUTOMATICALLY-INDUCED TEMPLATES FOR A MIXED-INITIATIVE DIALOG SYSTEM
Wing Lin Yip, Helen Meng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

P1.20: DEVELOPMENT OF A CHINESE TELEPHONY CONVERSATIONAL CORPUS FOR SPEECH PROCESSING
Yi Liu, Pascale Fung, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong; Shudong Huang, Chris Cieri, University of Pennsylvania, USA; Lufeng Zhai, Benfeng Chen, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong

 

L6: SPEECH SYNTHESIS

L6.1: VARIABLE-LENGTH UNIT SELECTION USING LSA-BASED SYNTACTIC STRUCTURE COST
ChungHsien Wu, ChiChun Hsia, JiunFu Chen, TeHsien Liu, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan

L6.2: AN ACOUSTIC AND ARTICULATORY KNOWLEDGE INTEGRATED METHOD FOR IMPROVING SYNTHETIC MANDARIN SPEECH'S FLUENCY
HungYan Gu, KuoHsian Wang, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei

L6.3: PROSODY AND STYLE CONTROLS IN CU VOCAL USING SSML AND SAPI XML TAGS
Tien Ying Fung, Yuk Chi Li, Helen Meng, P.C. Ching, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

L6.4: APPLY LENGTH DISTRIBUTION MODEL TO INTONATIONAL PHRASE PblackICTION
JianFeng Li, GuoPing Hu, Ming Fan, LiRong Dai, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei

L6.5: INTENSITY IN RELATION TO PROSODY ORGANIZATION
Chiuyu Tseng, Yehlin Lee, Academia Sinica, Taipei

L6.6: RHYTHM CORRELATION OF SPEECH SYNTHESIS SYSTEM
Jianhua Tao, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

 

P2: RECOGNITION OF SPEECH, SPEAKER AND LANGUAGE

P2.1: TRIGRAM DURATION MODELING IN SPEECH RECOGNITION
Yun Tang, Wenju Liu, Bo Xu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

P2.2: A SYSTEM FOR MANDARIN SHORT PHRASE RECOGNITION ON PORTABLE DEVICES
Chao Xu, Yi Liu, Yongsheng Yang, Pascale Fung, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong; Zhigang Cao, Tsinghua University, Beijing

P2.3: TONE RECOGNITION FOR CHINESE SPEECH: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF MANDARIN AND CANTONESE
Gang Peng, Hongying Zheng, William S.Y. Wang, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

P2.4: CHINESE-ENGLISH MIXED-LINGUAL KEYWORD SPOTTING
ShanRuei You, ShihChieh Chien, ChihHsing Hsu, KeShiu Chen, JiaJang Tu, Jeng Shien Lin, SenChia Chang, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu

P2.5: AN ACOUSTIC-PHONETIC ANALYSIS OF LARGE VOCABULARY CONTINUOUS MANDARIN SPEECH RECOGNITION FOR NON-NATIVE SPEAKERS
Jian Yang, Yuanyuan Pu, Hong Wei, Zhengpeng Zhao, Yunnan University, Yunnan

P2.6: FEATURE MASKING IN AN EMBEDDED MANDARIN SPEECH RECOGNITION SYSTEM
Yuezhong Tang, Xia Wang, Yang Cao, Feng Ding, Nokia Research Center, Beijing

P2.7: ENERGY CONTOUR ENHANCEMENT FOR NOISY SPEECH RECOGNITION
TaiHwei Hwang, SenChia Chang, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu

P2.8: DOUBLE GAUSSIAN BASED FEATURE NORMALIZATION FOR ROBUST SPEECH RECOGNITION
Bo Liu, LiRong Dai, JinYu Li, RenHua Wang, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei

P2.9: A STUDY ON MANDARIN BROADCAST NEWS SPEECH RECOGNITION
C.L. Chen, Y.R. Wang, S.H. Chen, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu

P2.10: TASK-SPECIFIC ADAPTATION IN CHINESE NAME RECOGNITION
GuoHong Ding, Nokia Research Center, Beijing; Bo Xu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing; Xia Wang, Yang Cao, Feng Ding, Yuezhong Tang, Nokia Research Center, Beijing

P2.11: INTEGRATING TONAL INFORMATION INTO MANDARIN NAME RECOGNITION WITH DIFFERENT STRATEGIES
Dongsheng Luo, Xiang Xie, Jingming Kuang, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing

P2.12: DISCRIMINATIVE TRANSFORM FOR CONFIDENCE ESTIMATION IN MANDARIN SPEECH RECOGNITION
Gang Guo, RenHua Wang, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei

P2.13: AN INVESTIGATION INTO SUBSPACE RAPID SPEAKER ADAPTAION
Michael Zhang, Jun Xu, InfoTalk Technology, Singapore

P2.14: ON NOISE ROBUSTNESS OF DYNAMIC AND STATIC FEATURES FOR CONTINUOUS CANTONESE DIGIT RECOGNITION
Chen Yang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Frank K. Soong, ATR, Japan; Tan Lee, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

P2.15: A TWO-STEP KEYWORD SPOTTING METHOD BASED ON CONTEXT-DEPENDENT A POSTERIORI PROBABILITY
Thomas Fang Zheng, Jing Li, Tsinghua University, Beijing; Zhanjiang Song, Beijing d-Ear Technologies Co.Ltd, Beijing; Mingxing Xu, Tsinghua University, Beijing

P2.16: A METHOD OF ESTIMATING THE EQUAL ERROR RATE FOR AUTOMATIC SPEAKER VERIFICATION
JyhMin Cheng, HsiaoChuan Wang, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu

P2.17: TEXT-INDEPENDENT SPEAKER IDENTIFICATION USING GMM-UBM AND FRAME LEVEL LIKELIHOOD NORMALIZATION
Rong Zheng, Shuwu Zhang, Bo Xu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

P2.18: DETECTION OF LANGUAGE BOUNDARY IN CODE-SWITCHING UTTERANCES BY BI-PHONE PROBABILITIES
Joyce Y.C. Chan, P.C. Ching, Tan Lee, Helen Meng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

P2.19: CANTONESE VERBAL INFORMATION VERIFICATION SYSTEM USING GMM-BASED ANTI-MODEL
Chao Qin, Tan Lee, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

P2.20: EMOTION RECOGNITION FROM MADARIN SPEECH SIGNALS
TsangLong Pao, YuTe Chen, JunHeng Yeh, Tatung University, Taipei

 

L7: LANGUAGE MODELING AND SPOKEN LANGUAGE TRANSLATION

L7.1: EXPLOITING SYNTACTIC, SEMANTIC AND LEXICAL REGULARITIES IN LANGUAGE MODELING VIA DIRECTED MARKOV RANDOM FIELDS
Shaojun Wang, University of Alberta, Canada; Shaomin Wang, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA; Russell Greiner, Dale Schuurmans, Li Cheng, University of Alberta, Canada

L7.2: A MAXIMUM ENTROPY APPROACH FOR INTEGRATING SEMANTIC INFORMATION IN STATISTICAL LANGUAGE MODELS
ChuangHua Chueh, JenTzung Chien, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan; Hsinmin Wang, Academia Sinica, Taipei

L7.3: STATISTICAL LANGUAGE MODEL ADAPTATION FOR MANDARIN BROADCAST NEWS TRANSCRIPTION
Berlin Chen, WenHung Tsai, JenWei Kuo, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei

L7.4: USE OF DIRECT MODELING IN NATURAL LANGUAGE GENERATION FOR CHINESE AND ENGLISH TRANSLATION
FuHua Liu, Yuqing Gao, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, USA

L7.5: A NEW TWO-LAYER APPROACH FOR SPOKEN LANGUAGE TRANSLATION
JhingFa Wang, ShunChieh Lin, HsuehWei Yang, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan

L7.6: ANALYSIS OF PARAPHRASED CORPUS AND LEXICL-BASED APPROACH TO CHINESE PARAPHRASING
Yan Zhang, Hideki Kashioka, ATR, Japan

 

L8: APPLICATIONS OF SPOKEN LANGUAGE PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY

L8.1: AN INITIAL PROTOTYPE SYSTEM FOR CHINESE SPOKEN DOCUMENT UNDERSTANDING AND ORGANIZATION FOR INDEXING/BROWSING AND RETRIEVAL APPLICATIONS
LinShan Lee, ShunChuan Chen, Yuan Ho, JiaFu Chen, MingHan Li, Tehsuan Li, National Taiwan University, Taipei

L8.2: SPOKEN DOCUMENT SUMMARIZATION USING TOPIC-RELATED CORPUS AND SEMANTIC DEPENDENCY GRAMMAR
ChiaHsin Hsieh, ChienLin Huang, ChungHsien Wu, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan

L8.3: COMPUTER ASSISTED SPOKEN ENGLISH LEARNING FOR CHINESE IN TAIWAN
JiangChun Chen, JuiLin Lo, JyhShing Roger Jang, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu

L8.4: SECOND LANGUAGE ACQUISITION THROUGH HUMAN COMPUTER DIALOGUE
Stephanie Seneff, Chao Wang, Mitchell Peabody, Victor Zue, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

L8.5: AN INFORMATION GAIN AND GRAMMAR COMPLEXITY BASED APPROACH TO ATTRIBUTE SELECTION IN SPEECH ENABLED INFORMATION RETRIEVAL DIALOGS
Haiping Li, Haixin Chai, IBM China Research Lab, Beijing