Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Stephen Renals

Chair of Speech Technology

  1. 2012
  2. Maximum a posteriori adaptation of subspace Gaussian mixture models for cross-lingual speech recognition

    Lu, L., Ghoshal, A. & Renals, S., 2012, Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2012 IEEE International Conference on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 4877-4880 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  3. Noise Compensation for Subspace Gaussian Mixture Models.

    Lu, L., Chin, K. K., Ghoshal, A. & Renals, S., 2012, INTERSPEECH 2012 13th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. ISCA, p. 306-309 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  4. On the effect of SNR and superdirective beamforming in speaker diarisation in meetings

    Zwyssig, E., Renals, S. & Lincoln, M., 2012, Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2012 IEEE International Conference on. p. 4177-4180 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  5. Speech synthesis technologies for individuals with vocal disabilities: Voice banking and reconstruction

    Yamagishi, J., Veaux, C., King, S. & Renals, S., 2012, In : Acoustical Science and Technology. 33, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Spoken dialogue interfaces for older people

    Vipperla, R., Wolters, M. & Renals, S., 2012, Advances in Home Care Technologies. Turner, K. J. (ed.). IOS Press, Vol. Volume 31: Advances in Home Care Technologies. p. 118-137 21 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  7. The UEDIN system for the IWSLT 2012 evaluation

    Hasler, E., Bell, P., Ghoshal, A., Haddow, B., Koehn, P., McInnes, F., Renals, S. & Swietojanski, P., 2012, Proc. International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation. p. 46-53 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  8. Transcription of multi-genre media archives using out-of-domain data

    Bell, P. J., Gales, M. J. F., Lanchantin, P., Liu, X., Long, Y., Renals, S., Swietojanski, P. & Woodland, P. C., 2012, Spoken Language Technology Workshop (SLT), 2012 IEEE. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 324-329 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  9. Unsupervised cross-lingual knowledge transfer in DNN-based LVCSR

    Swietojanski, P., Ghoshal, A. & Renals, S., 2012, Spoken Language Technology Workshop (SLT), 2012 IEEE. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 246-251 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  10. 2011
  11. A Deep Neural Network for Acoustic-Articulatory Speech Inversion

    Uria, B., Renals, S. & Richmond, K., Dec 2011, Proc. NIPS 2011 Workshop on Deep Learning and Unsupervised Feature Learning.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  12. Automatic analysis of multiparty meetings

    Renals, S., 1 Oct 2011, In : Sadhana - Academy Proceedings in Engineering Sciences. 36, 5, p. 917-932 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. HMM-based speech synthesiser using the LF-model of the glottal source

    Cabral, J., Renals, S., Yamagishi, J. & Richmond, K., 1 May 2011, Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2011 IEEE International Conference on. p. 4704-4707 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  14. Regularized Subspace Gausian Mixture Models for Speech Recognition

    Lu, L., Ghoshal, A. & Renals, S., 2011, In : IEEE Signal Processing Letters. 18, 7, p. 419-422 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Regularized subspace Gaussian mixture models for cross-lingual speech recognition

    Lu, L., Ghoshal, A. & Renals, S., 2011, Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding (ASRU), 2011 IEEE Workshop on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 365-370 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  16. The Ambient Spotlight: Personal meeting capture with a microphone array

    Kilgour, J., Carletta, J. & Renals, S., 2011, Hands-free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays (HSCMA), 2011 Joint Workshop on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 163-164 2 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  17. 2010
  18. Hierarchical Bayesian Language Models for Conversational Speech Recognition

    Huang, S. & Renals, S., Nov 2010, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 18, 8, p. 1941-1954 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. An Edinburgh Speech Production Facility

    Turk, A., Scobbie, J., Geng, C., Dickie, C., Bard, E., Hardcastle, W., Hartinger, M., King, S., Lickley, R., Renals, S., Richmond, K., Schaeffler, S., White, K. & Wrench, A., Jul 2010, (Unpublished).

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

  20. Recognition and Understanding of Meetings

    Renals, S., Jun 2010, Proc. NAACL/HLT. Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 1-9

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  21. Evaluation of a hierarchical reinforcement learning spoken dialogue system

    Cuayáhuitl, H., Renals, S., Lemon, O. & Shimodaira, H., Apr 2010, In : Computer Speech and Language. 24, 2, p. 395-429 35 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Automatic speech recognition

    Renals, S. & King, S., Feb 2010, Handbook of Phonetic Sciences. Hardcastle, W. J., Laver, J. & Gibbon, F. E. (eds.). 2nd ed. Wiley-Blackwell, Vol. 1.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  23. A Digital Microphone Array for Distant Speech Recognition

    Zwyssig, E., Lincoln, M. & Renals, S., 2010, Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2010 IEEE International Conference on . New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 5106-5109 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  24. Ageing voices: The effect of changes in voice parameters on ASR performance

    Vipperla, R., Renals, S. & Frankel, J., 2010, In : EURASIP Journal on Audio, Speech, and Music Processing. 10 p., 525783.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Augmentation of adaptation data

    Vipperla, R., Renals, S. & Frankel, J., 2010, INTERSPEECH 2010 11th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. International Speech Communication Association, p. 530-533 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  26. Evaluating speech synthesis intelligibility using Amazon Mechanical Turk

    Wolters, M. K., Isaac, K. B. & Renals, S., 2010, Proc. 7th Speech Synthesis Workshop (SSW7). p. 136-141 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  27. Power Law Discounting for N-Gram Language Models

    Huang, S. & Renals, S., 2010, Proc. IEEE ICASSP--10.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  28. Speech Recognition

    Renals, S. & Hain, T., 2010, Handbook of Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing. Clark, A., Fox, C. & Lappin, S. (eds.). Wiley-Blackwell, p. 299-332 34 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  29. The Ambient Spotlight: Queryless Desktop Search from Meeting Speech

    Kilgour, J., Carletta, J. & Renals, S., 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 International Workshop on Searching Spontaneous Conversational Speech. New York, NY, USA: ACM, p. 49-52 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  30. The Ambient Spotlight: personal multimodal search without query

    Kilgour, J., Carletta, J. & Renals, S., 2010, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Multimodal Interfaces / 7. International Workshop on Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction, ICMI-MLMI 2010, Beijing, China, November 8-12, 2010. ACM, p. 12 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  31. The Edinburgh Speech Production Facility Dialogue Corpus

    Turk, A., Scobbie, J., Geng, C., Macmartin, C., King, S. & Renals, S., 2010

    Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

  32. The Edinburgh Speech Production Facility's articulatory corpus of spontaneous dialogue.

    Turk, A., Scobbie, J., Geng, C., Macmartin, C., Bard, E., Campbell, B., Dickie, C., Dubourg, E., Hardcastle, B., Hoole, P., Kanaida, E., Lickley, R., Nakai, S., Pouplier, M., King, S., Renals, S., Richmond, K., Schaeffler, S., Wiegand, R., White, K. & 1 others, Wrench, A., 2010, In : Journal of the acoustical society of america. 128, 4, p. 2429-2429 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Transforming Voice Source Parameters in a HMM-based Speech Synthesiser with Glottal Post-Filtering

    Renals, S., Yamagishi, J., Richmond, K. & Cabral, J., 2010, Proc. 7th ISCA Speech Synthesis Workshop (SSW7).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  34. 2009
  35. Extrinsic summarization evaluation: A decision audit task

    Murray, G., Kleinbauer, T., Poller, P., Becker, T., Renals, S. & Kilgour, J., 1 Oct 2009, In : ACM Transactions on Speech and Language Processing. 6, 2, p. 1-29 29 p., 2.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Robust Speaker-Adaptive HMM-Based Text-to-Speech Synthesis

    Yamagishi, J., Nose, T., Zen, H., Ling, Z. H., Toda, T., Tokuda, K., King, S. & Renals, S., Aug 2009, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 17, 6, p. 1208-1230 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Speech Recognition Using Augmented Conditional Random Fields

    Hifny, Y. & Renals, S., Feb 2009, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 17, 2, p. 354-365 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. A Parallel Training Algorithm for Hierarchical Pitman-Yor Process Language Models

    Huang, S. & Renals, S., 2009, INTERSPEECH-2009. p. 2695-2698 3 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  39. Age Recognition for Spoken Dialogue Systems: Do We Need It?

    Wolters, M., Vipperla, R. & Renals, S., 2009, Proc. Interspeech 2009. p. 1435-1438 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  40. Extrinsic Summarization Evaluation: A Decision Audit Task

    Murray, G., Kleinbauer, T., Poller, P., Becker, T., Renals, S. & Kilgour, J., 2009, In : ACM Transactions on Speech and Language Processing. 6, 2, p. 1-29 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. HMM-based Speech Synthesis with an Acoustic Glottal Source Model

    Cabral, J., Renals, S., Richmond, K. & Yamagishi, J., 2009, Proc. The First Young Researchers Workshop in Speech Technology.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  42. Speech Input from Older Users in Smart Environments: Challenges and Perspectives

    Vipperla, R., Wolters, M., Georgila, K. & Renals, S., 2009, Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Intelligent and Ubiquitous Interaction Environments: 5th International Conference, UAHCI 2009, Held as Part of HCI International 2009, San Diego, CA, USA, July 19-24, 2009. Proceedings, Part II. Stephanidis, C. (ed.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 117-126 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5615).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  43. 2008
  44. Glottal Spectral Separation for Parametric Speech Synthesis

    Cabral, J., Renals, S., Richmond, K. & Yamagishi, J., Sep 2008, Proc. Interspeech. p. 1829-1832 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  45. Predicting Tongue Shapes from a Few Landmark Locations

    Qin, C., Carreira-Perpiñán, M., Richmond, K., Wrench, A. & Renals, S., Sep 2008, In Proc. Interspeech 2008. p. 2306-2309

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  46. Recognition of Dialogue Acts in Multiparty Meetings Using a Switching DBN

    Dielmann, A. & Renals, S., Sep 2008, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 16, 7, p. 1303-1314 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Interpretation of Multiparty Meetings: The AMI and AMIDA Projects

    Renals, S., Hain, T. & Bourlard, H., May 2008, IEEE Workshop on Hands-Free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays, 2008. HSCMA 2008. p. 115-118 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  48. Combining Spectral Representations for Large Vocabulary Continuous Speech Recognition

    Garau, G. & Renals, S., Mar 2008, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 16, 3, p. 508-518 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Acoustic-Articulatory Modeling With the Trajectory HMM

    Zhang, L. & Renals, S., 8 Feb 2008, In : IEEE Signal Processing Letters. 15, p. 245-248 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. A Cascaded Broadcast News Highlighter

    Christensen, H., Gotoh, Y. & Renals, S., Jan 2008, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 16, 1, p. 151-161 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. Detecting Action Items in Meetings

    Murray, G. & Renals, S., 2008, Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: 5th International Workshop, MLMI 2008, Utrecht, The Netherlands, September 8-10, 2008. Proceedings. Popescu-Belis, A. & Stiefelhagen, R. (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 208-213 6 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5237).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  52. Extrinsic Summarization Evaluation: A Decision Audit Task

    Murray, G., Kleinbauer, T., Poller, P., Renals, S., Kilgour, J. & Becker, T., 2008, Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: 5th International Workshop, MLMI 2008, Utrecht, The Netherlands, September 8-10, 2008. Proceedings. Popescu-Belis, A. & Stiefelhagen, R. (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 349-361 13 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5237).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  53. Longitudinal study of ASR performance on ageing voices

    Vipperla, R., Renals, S. & Frankel, J., 2008, Proc.Interspeech 2008.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  54. Meta Comments for Summarizing Meeting Speech

    Murray, G. & Renals, S., 2008, Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: 5th International Workshop, MLMI 2008, Utrecht, The Netherlands, September 8-10, 2008. Proceedings. Popescu-Belis, A. & Stiefelhagen, R. (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 236-247 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5237).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  55. Modeling Topic and Role Information in Meetings using the Hierarchical Dirichlet Process

    Huang, S. & Renals, S., 2008, Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: 5th International Workshop, MLMI 2008, Utrecht, The Netherlands, September 8-10, 2008. Proceedings. Popescu-Belis, A. & Stiefelhagen, R. (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Vol. 5237. p. 214-225 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5237).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution