7th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing

September 16-20, 2002
Denver, Colorado, USA

Rapid Development of Speech-to-Speech Translation Systems

Alan W. Black (1), Ralf D. Brown (1), Robert Frederking (1), Kevin Lenzo (1), John Moody (2), Alexander I. Rudnicky (1), Rita Singh (1), Eric Steinbrecher (2)

(1) Carnegie Mellon University, USA; (2) Lockheed Martin Systems Integration, USA

This paper describes building of the basic components, particularly speech recognition and synthesis, of a speech-to-speech translation system. This work is described within the framework of the "Tongues: small footprint speech-to-speech translation device" developed at CMU and Lockheed Martin for use by US Army Chaplains.

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Bibliographic reference.  Black, Alan W. / Brown, Ralf D. / Frederking, Robert / Lenzo, Kevin / Moody, John / Rudnicky, Alexander I. / Singh, Rita / Steinbrecher, Eric (2002): "Rapid development of speech-to-speech translation systems", In ICSLP-2002, 1709-1712.