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Text, Speech and Dialogue

15th International Conference, TSD 2012, Brno, Czech Republic, September 3-7, 2012, Proceedings

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Part of the book series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS, volume 7499)

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 2012.

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Table of contents (84 papers)

  1. Front Matter

  2. Invited Papers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Getting to Know Your Corpus

      • Adam Kilgarriff
      Pages 3-15
    3. Coreference Resolution: To What Extent Does It Help NLP Applications?

      • Ruslan Mitkov, Richard Evans, Constantin Orăsan, Iustin Dornescu, Miguel Rios
      Pages 16-27
  3. Text

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29
    2. Semantic Similarity Functions in Word Sense Disambiguation

      • Łukasz Kobyliński, Mateusz Kopeć
      Pages 31-38
    3. Opinion Mining on a German Corpus of a Media Response Analysis

      • Thomas Scholz, Stefan Conrad, Lutz Hillekamps
      Pages 39-46
    4. The Soundex Phonetic Algorithm Revisited for SMS Text Representation

      • David Pinto, Darnes Vilariño, Yuridiana Alemán, Helena Gómez, Nahun Loya, Héctor Jiménez-Salazar
      Pages 47-55
    5. Sentence Modality Assignment in the Prague Dependency Treebank

      • Magda Ševčíková, Jiří Mírovský
      Pages 56-63
    6. Literacy Demands and Information to Cancer Patients

      • Dimitrios Kokkinakis, Markus Forsberg, Sofie Johansson Kokkinakis, Frida Smith, Joakim Öhlen
      Pages 64-71
    7. Expanding Opinion Attribute Lexicons

      • Aleksander Wawer, Konrad Gołuchowski
      Pages 72-80
    8. An Ambiguity Aware Treebank Search Tool

      • Marcin Woliński, Andrzej Zaborowski
      Pages 88-94
    9. A New Annotation Tool for Aligned Bilingual Corpora

      • Georgios Petasis, Mara Tsoumari
      Pages 95-104
    10. Optimizing Sentence Boundary Detection for Croatian

      • Frane Šarić, Jan Šnajder, Bojana Dalbelo Bašić
      Pages 105-111
    11. Using Tree Transducers for Detecting Errors in a Treebank of Polish

      • Katarzyna Krasnowska, Witold Kieraś, Marcin Woliński, Adam Przepiórkowski
      Pages 119-126
    12. Combining Manual and Automatic Annotation of a Learner Corpus

      • Tomáš Jelínek, Barbora Štindlová, Alexandr Rosen, Jirka Hana
      Pages 127-134
    13. A Manually Annotated Corpus of Pharmaceutical Patents

      • Márton Kiss, Ágoston Nagy, Veronika Vincze, Attila Almási, Zoltán Alexin, János Csirik
      Pages 135-142
    14. Large-Scale Experiments with NP Chunking of Polish

      • Adam Radziszewski, Adam Pawlaczek
      Pages 143-149

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    15th International Conference, TSD 2012, Brno, Czech Republic, September 3-7, 2012. Proceedings

About this book

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Text, Speech and Dialogue, TSD 2012, held in Brno, Czech Republic, in September 2012.
The 82 papers presented together with 2 invited talks were carefully reviewed and selected from 173 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on corpora and language resources, speech recognition, tagging, classification and parsing of text and speech, speech and spoken language generation, semantic processing of text and speech, integrating applications of text and speech processing, machine translation, automatic dialogue systems, multimodal techniques and modeling.

Keywords

  • computer assisted language learning
  • expressive speech synthesis
  • lexical semantics
  • natural language processing
  • statistical machine translation

Editors and Affiliations

  • Faculty of Informatics, Department of Computer Graphics and Design, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

    Petr Sojka

  • Faculty of Informatics, Department of Information Technologies, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

    Aleš Horák, Ivan Kopeček, Karel Pala

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eBook USD 99.00
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  • ISBN: 978-3-642-32790-2
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  • Readable on all devices
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Softcover Book USD 131.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)