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Text, Speech and Dialogue

11th International Conference, TSD 2008, Brno, Czech Republic, September 8-12, 2008, Proceedings

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Part of the book series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS, volume 5246)

Part of the book sub series: Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI)

Conference series link(s): TSD: International Conference on Text, Speech, and Dialogue

Conference proceedings info: TSD 2008.

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Table of contents (83 papers)

  1. Front Matter

  2. Invited Papers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Deep Lexical Semantics

      • Jerry Hobbs
      Pages 13-13
    3. Toward the Ultimate ASR Language Model

      • Frederick Jelinek, Carolina Parada
      Pages 15-15
    4. Practical Prosody

      • Elizabeth Shriberg
      Pages 17-17
  3. Text

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19
    2. Hyponymy Patterns

      • Verginica Barbu Mititelu
      Pages 37-44
    3. Temporal Issues and Recognition Errors on the Capitalization of Speech Transcriptions

      • Fernando Batista, Nuno Mamede, Isabel Trancoso
      Pages 45-52
    4. Web-Based Lemmatisation of Named Entities

      • Richárd Farkas, Veronika Vincze, István Nagy, Róbert Ormándi, György Szarvas, Attila Almási
      Pages 53-60
    5. Combining Multiple Resources to Build Reliable Wordnets

      • Darja Fišer, Benoît Sagot
      Pages 61-68
    6. Active Tags for Semantic Analysis

      • Ivan Habernal, Miloslav Konopík
      Pages 69-76
    7. Spoken Requests for Tourist Information

      • Laura Hasler
      Pages 77-84
    8. Affisix: Tool for Prefix Recognition

      • Jaroslava Hlaváčová, Michal Hrušecký
      Pages 85-92
    9. Variants and Homographs

      • Jaroslava Hlaváčová, Markéta Lopatková
      Pages 93-100
    10. An Empirical Bayesian Method for Detecting Out of Context Words

      • Sanaz Jabbari, Ben Allison, Louise Guthrie
      Pages 101-108
    11. Semantic Classes in Czech Valency Lexicon

      • Václava Kettnerová, Markéta Lopatková, Klára Hrstková
      Pages 109-116

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    11th International Conference, TSD 2008, Brno, Czech Republic, September 8-12, 2008. Proceedings

About this book

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Text, Speech and Dialogue, TSD 2008, held in Brno, Czech Republic, September 8-12, 2008.

The 79 revised full papers presented together with 4 invited papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 173 submissions. The topics of the conference include, but are not limited to, text corpora and tagging; transcription problems in spoken corpora; sense disambiguation; links between text and speech oriented systems; parsing issues; parsing problems in spoken texts; multi-lingual issues; multi-lingual dialogue systems; information retrieval and information extraction; text/topic summarization; machine translation; semantic networks and ontologies; semantic web; speech modeling; speech segmentation; speech recognition; search in speech for IR and IE; text-to-speech synthesis; dialogue systems; development of dialogue strategies; prosody in dialogues; emotions and personality modeling; user modeling; knowledge representation in relation to dialogue systems; assistive technologies based on speech and dialogue; applied systems and software; facial animation; and  visual speech synthesis

Keywords

  • NLP
  • Parsing
  • algorithmic learning
  • computational linguistics
  • dialogue
  • dialogue management
  • information extraction
  • information retrieval
  • knowledge discovery
  • machine translation
  • natural language processing
  • semantic Web
  • semantic models
  • speaker verification
  • speech recognition

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Softcover Book USD 159.00
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