Skip to main content
  • Book
  • © 2023

Analysis and Application of Natural Language and Speech Processing

Editors:

  • Presents recent works and experimental research and applications on Natural Language and Speech Processing

  • Includes chapters on speech technology not only for resourced languages

  • For under-resourced languages and dialects

Part of the book series: Signals and Communication Technology (SCT)

Buy it now

Buying options

eBook USD 79.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • Available as EPUB and PDF
  • Read on any device
  • Instant download
  • Own it forever
Softcover Book USD 99.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
This title has not yet been released. You may pre-order it now and we will ship your order when it is published on 8 Mar 2024.
  • Compact, lightweight edition
  • Free shipping worldwide - see info
Hardcover Book USD 99.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • Durable hardcover edition
  • Dispatched in 3 to 5 business days
  • Free shipping worldwide - see info

Tax calculation will be finalised at checkout

Other ways to access

This is a preview of subscription content, log in via an institution to check for access.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii
  2. ITAcotron 2: The Power of Transfer Learning in Expressive TTS Synthesis

    • Anna Favaro, Licia Sbattella, Roberto Tedesco, Vincenzo Scotti
    Pages 1-20
  3. Kabyle ASR Phonological Error and Network Analysis

    • Christopher Haberland, Ni Lao
    Pages 45-66
  4. ALP: An Arabic Linguistic Pipeline

    • Abed Alhakim Freihat, Gábor Bella, Mourad Abbas, Hamdy Mubarak, Fausto Giunchiglia
    Pages 67-99
  5. Arabic Anaphora Resolution System Using New Features: Pronominal and Verbal Cases

    • Abdelhalim Hafedh Dahou, Mohamed Abdelmoazz, Mohamed Amine Cheragui
    Pages 101-121
  6. BloomQDE: Leveraging Bloom’s Taxonomy for Question Difficulty Estimation

    • Sabine Ullrich, Amon Soares de Souza, Josua Köhler, Michaela Geierhos
    Pages 145-155
  7. A Comparative Study on Language Models for Dravidian Languages

    • Rahul Raman, Danish Mohammed Ebadulla, Hridhay Kiran Shetty, Mamatha H.R.
    Pages 157-167
  8. Arabic Named Entity Recognition with a CRF Model Based on Transformer Architecture

    • Muhammad Al-Qurishi, Riad Souissi, Sarah Al-Qaseemi
    Pages 169-190
  9. Static Fuzzy Bag-of-Words: Exploring Static Universe Matrices for Sentence Embeddings

    • Matteo Muffo, Roberto Tedesco, Licia Sbattella, Vincenzo Scotti
    Pages 191-211
  10. Back Matter

    Pages 213-214

About this book

This book presents recent advances in NLP and speech technology, a topic attracting increasing interest in a variety of fields through its myriad applications, such as the demand for speech guided touchless technology during the Covid-19 pandemic. The authors present results of recent experimental research that provides contributions and solutions to different issues related to speech technology and speech in industry. Technologies include natural language processing, automatic speech recognition (for under-resourced dialects) and speech synthesis that are useful for applications such as intelligent virtual assistants, among others. Applications cover areas such as sentiment analysis and opinion mining, Arabic named entity recognition, and language modelling. This book is relevant for anyone interested in the latest in language and speech technology.


Editors and Affiliations

  • High Council of Arabic, Algiers, Algeria

    Mourad Abbas

About the editor

 

Dr. Mourad Abbas is research director at High Council of Arabic. He taught courses in different schools and universities: signal processing, radio-engineering, operating systems. His research interests include the major issues related to natural language processing, in particular to Arabic language and its dialects. He is interested in Machine translation, Speech recognition, Language identification, Natural Language Understanding, Under-resourced Languages and more other topics.  Dr. Abbas published more than sixty papers, and co-edited proceedings of conferences and workshops (ICNLSP, NSURL) in Elsevier, ACL Anthology, IEEExplore. He reviewed for many journals as: Language Resources and Evaluation, Digital Signal Processing, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, and conferences as ICASSP, Interspeech, Coling, NAACL-HLT, etc. He founded the International Conference on Natural Language and Speech Processing, in 2015. 

Bibliographic Information

Buy it now

Buying options

eBook USD 79.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • Available as EPUB and PDF
  • Read on any device
  • Instant download
  • Own it forever
Softcover Book USD 99.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
This title has not yet been released. You may pre-order it now and we will ship your order when it is published on 8 Mar 2024.
  • Compact, lightweight edition
  • Free shipping worldwide - see info
Hardcover Book USD 99.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • Durable hardcover edition
  • Dispatched in 3 to 5 business days
  • Free shipping worldwide - see info

Tax calculation will be finalised at checkout

Other ways to access