Verbal and Nonverbal Features of Human-Human and Human-Machine Interaction

COST Action 2102 International Conference, Patras, Greece, October 29-31, 2007. Revised Papers

  • Anna Esposito
  • Nikolaos G. Bourbakis
  • Nikolaos Avouris
  • Ioannis Hatzilygeroudis
Conference proceedings

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5042)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 5042)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. - Static and Dynamic Processing of Faces, Facial Expressions, and Gaze

    1. Marian Bartlett, Gwen Littlewort, Esra Vural, Kang Lee, Mujdat Cetin, Aytul Ercil et al.
      Pages 1-20
    2. Marcos Faundez-Zanuy, Joan Fabregas
      Pages 32-43
    3. Joan Fabregas, Marcos Faundez-Zanuy
      Pages 44-55
    4. Jiří Přinosil, Zdeněk Smékal, Anna Esposito
      Pages 56-69
    5. Anton Nijholt, Dennis Reidsma, Herwin van Welbergen, Rieks op den Akker, Zsofia Ruttkay
      Pages 70-89
  3. - Emotional Speech Synthesis and Recognition: Applications to Telecommunication Systems

    1. Bernd J. Kröger, Anja Lowit, Ralph Schnitker
      Pages 121-135
    2. Matej Rojc, Harald Höge, Zdravko Kačič
      Pages 149-157
    3. Matúš Pleva, Anton Čižmár, Jozef Juhár, Stanislav Ondáš, Michal Mirilovič
      Pages 158-168
    4. Carl Vogel, Gerard Lynch
      Pages 169-186
    5. Rüdiger Hoffmann, Lutz-Michael Alisch, Uwe Altmann, Thomas Fehér, Rico Petrick, Sören Wittenberg et al.
      Pages 187-199
    6. Jiří Přibil, Anna Přibilová
      Pages 200-212
    7. Szabolcs Levente Tóth, David Sztahó, Klára Vicsi
      Pages 213-224
    8. Csaba Zainkó, Márk Fék, Géza Németh
      Pages 225-234
    9. Theodoros Kostoulas, Todor Ganchev, Nikos Fakotakis
      Pages 235-242
    10. Fabien Ringeval, Mohamed Chetouani
      Pages 243-254
    11. Milan Rusko, Jozef Juhár
      Pages 255-265
  4. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the COST 2102 International Conference on Verbal and Nonverbal Features of Human-Human and Human-Machine Interaction, held in Patras, Greece, October 29 -31, 2007

The 21 revised full papers were carefully reviewed and selected. The papers are organized in topical sections on static and dynamic processing of faces, facial expressions and gaze as well as emotional speech synthesis and recognition.


biometric data mining emotion recognition facial expressions facial patterns gestures hci multimodal interaction pattern matching speech recognition speech synthesis stylometry

Editors and affiliations

  • Anna Esposito
    • 1
  • Nikolaos G. Bourbakis
    • 2
  • Nikolaos Avouris
    • 3
  • Ioannis Hatzilygeroudis
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of PsychologySecond University of Naples, and IIASSVietri sul Mare (SA)Italy
  2. 2.ATRC CenterWright State UniversityDaytonUSA
  3. 3.Human Computer Interaction GroupUniversity of PatrasRio PatrasGreece
  4. 4.Department of Computer EngineeringUniversity of PatrasPatrasGreece

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-70871-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-70872-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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