ESCA Tutorial and Research Workshop on
Speech Input/Output Assessment and Speech Databases

Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands
September 20-23, 1989



Bibliographic Reference

[SIOA-1989] Speech Input/Output Assessment and Speech Databases, ESCA Tutorial and Research Workshop, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, September 20-23, 1989, ed. by L. C. W. Pols and R. van Bezooijen, ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive_open/sioa_89



Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

Agrawal   Altom   Baker   Bark   Benoît (2/27)   Benoît (2/211)   van Bezooijen (2/103)   van Bezooijen (2/223)   Blomberg (2/143)   Blomberg (2/229)   Bonnett   Bourjot   Boves   Boyer   Caerou   de Calmès   di Carlo (2/83)   di Carlo (2/195)   Carlson (2/11)   Carlson (2/75)   Cartier   Castagneri   Chang   Clark   Crosnier   Datta   Dermody   Descout   Dolmazon   Dumouchel   Elenius (2/143)   Elenius (2/229)   Eskénazi   Espesser   Falaschi   Fohr   Frangoulis   Fujisaki   Gauvain   van Gerwen   Glass   de Graaf   Granström (2/11)   Granström (2/75)   GREENE (1/2)   Greene (2/1)   Grice (2/19)   Grice (2/23)   Hamel   Hamer   Hanke   Haton   Hazan   Hedelin   HJELMQUIST   Hendriks   van Heugten   Hiki   van Hoeckel   Howell   Huber   Hunt   Itahashi   Jekosch   Johnson   Kadi-Hanifi   Karlsson   Kassel   Kerkhof   Kurematsu   Kuwabara   Ladd   Lamel (2/159)   Lamel (2/161)   Logan   Lucas   Lunati   Macchi   Mackie   MANGOLD   Mannell   Mergel   Millar, J. Bruce   Millar, W.   Modena   Monaghan   MOORE   Nakagawa   Ney   Noll   Nord   Paeseler   PALLETT (1/33)   Pallett (2/115)   Paoloni   Pavlovic (2/91)   Pavlovic (2/94)   Pécatte   Peckham   Pérennou   Piotrowski   PISONI (1/2)   Pisoni (2/1)   POLS (1/3)   Pols (2/103)   Rossi   Roumiquiere   de Sario   Saverione   Seneff (2/35)   Seneff (2/161)   Shikano   Shirai   Smith   Sorin   Spiegel   Sridhar   Steeneken (2/139)   Steeneken (2/237)   Steinbiss   Takeda   Taylor   Thomas   Thompson (2/131)   Thompson (2/207)   Tomaschewski   Tomlinson   Vacchetta   van de Vegte   van Velden   Vendelmans   Vieregge   Vigouroux   Vrooment   Vysotsky   Walker   Wallace   Wingfield   Young   ZELLE   Zue  

Names written in boldface refer to first authors, in CAPITAL letters to tutorial papers. Full papers can be accessed from the abstracts (ISCA members only). Please note that each abstract opens in a separate window.



Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts

Volume 1 - Tutorial Papers

Pisoni, David B. / Greene, Beth G.: "Ten years of research on the perceptual evaluation of synthetic speech: a summary and critical interpretation", Vol.1, 2.

Pols, Louis C.W.: "Improving synthetic speech quality by systematic evaluation", Vol.1, 3-12.

Hjelmquist, Erland: "Spoken newspaper for the blind", Vol.1, 13-20.

Zelle, Hans W.: "Application and comparative assessment of a formant synthesis chip", Vol.1, 21-26.

Moore, Roger K.: "Assessment of speech input systems", Vol.1, 27-32.

Pallett, David S.: "Speech input assessment using benchmark tests: procedures, advantages, and limitations", Vol.1, 33-36.

Mangold, Helmut: "Assessment of speech recognizers in public information and ordering systems", Vol.1, 37-58.

Volume 2 - Contributed Papers

Pisoni, David B. / Greene, Beth G. / Logan, John S.: "An overview of ten years of research on the perception of synthetic speech", Vol.2, 1-4.

Spiegel, Murray / Altom, Mary Jo / Macchi, Marian / Wallace, Karen: "A monosyllabic test corpus to evaluate the intelligibility of synthesized and natural speech", Vol.2, 5-10.

Carlson, Rolf / Granström, Björn: "Evaluation and development of the KTH text-to-speech system on the segmental level", Vol.2, 11-14.

Jekosch, Ute: "The cluster-based rhyme test: a segmental synthesis test for open vocabulary", Vol.2, 15-18.

Grice, Martine: "Syntactic structures and lexicon requirements for semantically unpredictable sentences in a number of languages", Vol.2, 19-22.

Hazan, Valerie / Grice, Martine: "The assessment of synthetic speech intelligibility using semantically unpredictable sentences", Vol.2, 23-26.

Benoît, Christian: "Intelligibility test for the assessment of French synthesisers using semantically unpredictable sentences", Vol.2, 27-30.

Clark, John E. / Mannell, Robert H.: "Frequency resolution effects effects on phonetic level perception of synthesized speech", Vol.2, 31-34.

Zue, Victor / Seneff, Stephanie / Glass, James: "Speech database development: TIMIT and beyond", Vol.2, 35-40.

Kurematsu, Akira / Takeda, Kazuya / Kuwabara, Hisao / Shikano, Kiyohiro: "ATR Japanese speech database as a tool of speech recognition and synthesis", Vol.2, 43-46.

Shirai, Katsuhiko / Fujisaki, Hiroya / Itahashi, S.: "Speech database projects in Japan: present and future", Vol.2, 47-50.

Millar, J. Bruce: "Design and use of a national speech database", Vol.2, 51-54.

Agrawal, Shyam S.: "Acoustic phonetic data base for hindi speech", Vol.2, 55-58.

Steinbiss, Volker / Hamer, Hans-Hermann / Mergel, Dieter / Ney, Hermann / Noll, Andreas / Paeseler, Annedore / Piotrowski, Herbert / Tomaschewski, Horst: "The speech database used in SPICOS", Vol.2, 59-62.

Heugten, Bert van: "The speech processing expertise centre SPEX", Vol.2, 63-66.

Hedelin, Per / Huber, Dieter: "The CTH - speech database: an integrated multilevel approach", Vol.2, 67-70.

Walker, G. P. / Millar, W.: "Database collection: experience at british telecom research laboratories", Vol.2, 71-74.

Carlson, Rolf / Granström, Björn / Nord, Lennart: "The KTH speech database", Vol.2, 75-78.

Howell, Peter / Johnson, Michael / Kadi-Hanifi, Karima / Bark, Pippa / Hanke, Patricia / Bonnett, Celia / Wingfield, Trudie: "Databases incorporating spontaneous speech from fluent and disfluent speakers", Vol.2, 79-82.

Sario, N. De / Carlo, Andrea Di / Paoloni, A. / Saverione, B.: "An acoustical database design for speaker recognition", Vol.2, 83-86.

Graaf, Tjeerd de: "Reconstruction, signal enhancement and storage of old sound material", Vol.2, 87-90.

Pavlovic, Chaslav V. / Sorin, Christel / Roumiquiere, Jean Pierre / Lucas, Jean Pierre: "A comparative analysis of the magnitude estimation and the pair comparison techniques for use in assessing quality of text-to-speech synthesis", Vol.2, 91-93.

Pavlovic, Chaslav V. / Rossi, Mario / Espesser, Robert: "Subjective assessment of acceptability, intelligibility and naturalness of text-to-speech synthesis", Vol.2, 94-98.

Cartier, Michel / Karlsson, Christer / Modena, Giulio: "Standardization of synthetic speech quality for telecommunication purposes", Vol.2, 99-102.

Bezooijen, Renée van / Pols, Louis C. W.: "Evaluation of text-to-speech conversion for Dutch: from segment to text", Vol.2, 103-106.

Gerwen, R. P. M. W. van / Vieregge, Wilhelm H. / Kerkhof, M. P. A. M.: "Evaluation of an automatic text-to-speech conversion system for Spanish", Vol.2, 107-110.

Monaghan, Alex I. C. / Ladd, D. Robert: "Evaluating intonation in the CSTR text-to-speech system", Vol.2, 111-114.

Pallett, David S.: "Benchmark tests for DARPA resource management database performance evaluations", Vol.2, 115-118.

Peckham, Jeremy / Thomas, Trevor / Frangoulis, E.: "Recogniser sensitivity analysis: trial results and future directions", Vol.2, 119-126.

Hunt, Melvyn J.: "Figures of merit for assessing connected-word recognisers", Vol.2, 127-131.

Thompson, Henry S.: "Evaluation of phoneme lattices: four methods compared", Vol.2, 131-134.

Vegte, J. M. E. van de / Taylor, M. M.: "Testing the effective vocabulary capacity method of evaluating speech recognizers", Vol.2, 135-138.

Velden, Jeroen G. van / Steeneken, Herman J. M.: "RAMOS i: recognizer assessment by manipulation of speech", Vol.2, 139-142.

Crosnier, Sabine / Blomberg, Mats / Elenius, Kjell: "Speech recognizer sensitivity to the variation of different control parameters in synthetic speech", Vol.2, 143-146.

Eskénazi, Maxine: "On coordinated assessment efforts in france", Vol.2, 147-150.

Nakagawa, Seiichi: "An evaluation method for continuous speech recognition systems", Vol.2, 151-154.

Dermody, Phillip / Mackie, Kerrie: "Development of analytical speech input/ouput assessment procedures", Vol.2, 155-156.

Bourjot, C. / Boyer, A. / Fohr, Dominique / Haton, Jean-Paul: "Tools for phonetic labeling and phonetic assessment", Vol.2, 157 (abstract).

Lamel, Lori F.: "Some perspectives on speech database development", Vol.2, 159-160.

Lamel, Lori F. / Kassel, Robert H. / Seneff, Stephanie: "Speech database development: design and analysis of the acoustic-phonetic corpus", Vol.2, 161-170.

Boves, Lou: "Linguistic data bases and tests on language models", Vol.2, 171-174.

Pérennou, Guy / Calmès, M. de / Pécatte, J. M. / Vigouroux, Nadine: "Phonetic-string alignment for an automatic labelling of speech corpora", Vol.2, 175-178.

Hoeckel, C. J. M. van: "The reliability of manual labelling of continuous speech", Vol.2, 179-182.

Datta, A. K. / Sridhar, R.: "Organisation and access procedure for a large lexicon", Vol.2, 183-186.

Hendriks, Jan P. M.: "An acoustic-phonetic formalism for database access", Vol.2, 187-190.

Caerou, Jean Claude / Dolmazon, Jean Marc / Lunati, Jean Michel: "SESAM: a low cost workstation for speech assessment", Vol.2, 191-194.

Castagneri, Giuseppe / Vacchetta, Lucia / Carlo, Andrea Di: "An application of relational database to recognizer testing workstation", Vol.2, 195-198.

Falaschi, Alessandro: "An automated procedure for minimum size phonetically balanced phrases selection", Vol.2, 199-202.

Vendelmans, Ronald: "A structured knowledge bank for syntactic and semantic speech analysis", Vol.2, 203-206.

Thompson, Henry S.: "Linguistic corpora for the language industry: a european community public utility", Vol.2, 207-210.

Benoît, Christian: "Towards the perceptual quantification of context redundancy in sentences", Vol.2, 211-214.

Baker, Janet M.: "Speech recognition: interactive performance assessment for realistic environments", Vol.2, 215-218.

Young, Sheryl R.: "Evaluation techniques for spoken language systems", Vol.2, 219-222.

Bezooijen, Renée van: "Evaluation of the suitability of Dutch text-to-speech conversion for application in a digital daily newspaper", Vol.2, 223-226.

Hiki, Shizuo: "Test items for evaluating quality of synthetic speech", Vol.2, 227-228.

Blomberg, Mats / Elenius, Kjell: "Testing some essential parameters of a word recognizer used in car noise", Vol.2, 229-332.

Chang, Harry / Smith, Alan / Vysotsky, George: "An automated system for ASR performance evaluation", Vol.2, 233-236.

Steeneken, Herman J. M. / Tomlinson, M. / Gauvain, Jean-Luc: "Assessment of two commercial recognizers with the SAM workstation and EUROM 0", Vol.2, 237-240.

Descout, Raymond / Dumouchel, Pierre / Hamel, Pierre / Vrooment, Louis: "Design and recording of a large speech database over the local telephone network in English and in French", Vol.2, 241-244.