9th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association

Brisbane, Australia
September 22-26, 2008

Growing Bottleneck Features for Tandem ASR

Joe Frankel, Dong Wang, Simon King

University of Edinburgh, UK

We present a novel method for training bottleneck MLPs for use in tandem ASR. Experiments on meetings data show that this approach leads to improved performance compared with training MLPs from a random initialization.

Full Paper

Bibliographic reference.  Frankel, Joe / Wang, Dong / King, Simon (2008): "Growing bottleneck features for tandem ASR", In INTERSPEECH-2008, 1549.