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ITRW on
Pronunciation Modeling and Lexicon Adaptation for Spoken Language Technology

September 14-15, 2002
Aspen Lodge, Estes Park, Colorado, USA



Bibliographic Reference

[PMLA-2002] Pronunciation Modeling and Lexicon Adaptation for Spoken Language Technology (PMLA), ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop (ITRW), Aspen Lodge, Estes Park, Colorado, USA, September 14-15, 2002, ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive_open/pmla



Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

Adda   Adda-Decker   Amdal   Bates   Bell   Bellegarda   Beyerlein   Bosch   Boula de MareŘil   Boves   Brenier   Byrne   Caseiro   Chou   Compernolle   Cremelie   Cucchiarini   Eichner   Eskenazi   Figgs   FLEGE   Fosler-Lussier   Ghesquiere   Girand   Gregory   HAIN   Hazen   Herold   Hetherington   Hoffmann   Ikeno (1)   Ikeno (83)   Jurafsky (1)   Jurafsky (83)   Kam   Katagiri   Kessens   Khitrov   Koval   Krech   Kuo   Lamel   Lee, Kyung-Tak   Lee, Lin-shan   Lee, Tan   Livescu   Martens   McDermott   Melnar   Narayanan   Ostendorf   Parthasarthy   Pelton   Scharenborg   Schramm   Seneff   Sethy   Shu   Silva   Smirnova   Strik   Talley   TAYLOR   Trancoso   Tsai   Viana   Wang   Ward   Willett   Wolff   Yang   Yu  

Names written in boldface refer to first authors, in CAPITAL letters to keynote speakers. Please note that each abstract opens in a separate window.



Bibliographic Reference

[PMLA-2002] Pronunciation Modeling and Lexicon Adaptation for Spoken Language Technology (PMLA), ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop (ITRW), Aspen Lodge, Estes Park, Colorado, USA, September 14-15, 2002, ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive/pmla



Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts

Invited Papers

Taylor, Paul: "Pronunciation issues in text-to-speech synthesis", 135 (Abstract only)

Flege, James: "Factors affecting the pronunciation of a second language", 136 (Abstract only)

Hain, Thomas: "Implicit pronunciation modelling in ASR", 129-134.

Regular Papers

Bell, Alan / Gregory, Michelle L. / Brenier, Jason M. / Jurafsky, Daniel / Ikeno, Ayako / Girand, Cynthia: "Which predictability measures affect content word durations?", 1-5.

Caseiro, Diamantino / Silva, F. M. / Trancoso, Isabel / Viana, C.: "Automatic alignment of map task dialogs using WFSTs", 6-11.

Kam, Patgi / Lee, Tan: "Modeling pronunciation variation for Cantonese speech recognition", 12-17.

Kessens, J. M. / Strik, Helmer / Cucchiarini, Catia: "Modeling pronunciation variation for ASR: Comparing criteria for rule selection", 18-23.

Lee, Kyung-Tak / Melnar, Lynette / Talley, Jim: "Symbolic speaker adaptation for pronunciation modeling", 24-29.

Sethy, Abhinav / Narayanan, Shrikanth / Parthasarthy, S.: "A syllable based approach for improved recognition of spoken names", 30-35.

Willett, Daniel / McDermott, Erik / Katagiri, Shigeru: "Unsupervised pronunciation adaptation for off-line transcription of Japanese lecture speeches", 36-41.

Ostendorf, Mari / Bates, Rebecca: "Modeling pronunciation variation in conversational speech using prosody", 42-47.

Eskenazi, Maxine / Pelton, Gary: "Pinpointing pronunciation errors in children's speech: examining the role of the speech recognizer", 48-52.

Fosler-Lussier, Eric / Amdal, Ingunn / Kuo, Hong-Kwang Jeff: "On the road to improved lexical confusability metrics", 53-58.

Koval, Serguei / Smirnova, Natalia / Khitrov, Mikhail: "Modelling pronunciation variability for ASR tasks", 59-64.

Scharenborg, Odette / Boves, Lou: "Pronunciation variation modelling in a model of human word recognition", 65-70.

Seneff, Stephanie / Wang, Chao: "Modelling phonological rules through linguistic hierarchies", 71-76.

Tsai, Ming-yi / Chou, Fu-chiang / Lee, Lin-shan: "Improved pronunciation modeling by properly integrating better approaches for baseform generation, ranking and pruning", 77-82.

Ward, Wayne / Krech, Holly / Yu, Xiuyang / Herold, Keith / Figgs, George / Ikeno, Ayako / Jurafsky, Dan / Byrne, William: "Lexicon adaptation for LVCSR: Speaker idiosyncracies, non-native speakers, and pronunciation choice", 83-88.

Adda-Decker, Martine / Boula_de_MareŘil, Philippe / Adda, Gilles / Lamel, Lori: "Investigating syllabic structure and its variation in speech from French radio interviews", 89-94.

Bellegarda, Jerome R.: "A novel approach to unsupervised grapheme-to-phoneme conversion", 85-98.

Hazen, Timothy J. / Hetherington, I. Lee / Shu, Han / Livescu, Karen: "Pronunciation modeling using a finite-state transducer representation", 99-104.

Schramm, Hauke / Beyerlein, Peter: "Discriminative optimization of the lexical model", 105-110.

Bosch, Louis ten / Cremelie, Nick: "Pronunciation modeling and lexical adaptation using small training sets", 111-116.

Wolff, Matthias / Eichner, Matthias / Hoffmann, RŘdiger: "Measuring the quality of pronunciation dictionaries", 117-122.

Yang, Qian / Martens, Jean-Pierre / Ghesquiere, Pieter-Jan / Compernolle, Dirk Van: "Pronunciation variation modeling for asr: large improvements are possible but small ones are likely", 123-128.