Edinburgh Research Explorer

Stephen Renals

Chair of Speech Technology

  1. 2013
  2. Socio-material design for computer mediated social sensemaking

    Hartswood, M., Anderson, S., Wolters, M., Pagliari, C. & Renals, S., 2013, CHI’13 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM, (Proc. CHI Workshop on Explorations in Social Interaction Design).

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

  3. The UEDIN English ASR System for the IWSLT 2013 Evaluation

    Bell, P., McInnes, F., Gangireddy, S. R., Sinclair, M., Birch, A. & Renals, S., 2013, Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT 2013). 6 p.

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

  4. 2012
  5. Joint Uncertainty Decoding with Unscented Transform for Noise Robust Subspace Gaussian Mixture Models

    Lu, L., Ghoshal, A. & Renals, S., 1 Sep 2012, SAPA - SCALE Conference Proceedings.

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

  6. Ultrax: An Animated Midsagittal Vocal Tract Display for Speech Therapy

    Richmond, K. & Renals, S., 1 Sep 2012, INTERSPEECH 2012: 13th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. International Speech Communication Association, p. 74-77 4 p.

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

  7. Deep Architectures for Articulatory Inversion

    Uria, B., Murray, I., Renals, S. & Richmond, K., Sep 2012, INTERSPEECH 2012 13th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. ISCA, p. 867-870 4 p.

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

  8. Multimodal Signal Processing: Human Interactions in Meetings

    Renals, S., Bourlard, H., Carletta, J. & Popescu-Belis, A., Jul 2012, Cambridge University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  9. Determining the number of speakers in a meeting using microphone array features

    Zwyssig, E., Renals, S. & Lincoln, M., 2012, Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2012 IEEE International Conference on. p. 4765-4768 4 p.

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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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)

  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. 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

  18. 2011
  19. 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

  20. 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

  21. 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

  22. 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

  23. 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

  24. 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

  25. 2010
  26. 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

  27. 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

  28. 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

  29. 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

  30. 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)

  31. 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

  32. 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

  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. 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

  36. 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

  37. 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

  38. 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

  39. 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

  40. 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 : The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 128, 4, p. 2429-2429 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. 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

  42. 2009
  43. 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

  44. 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

  45. 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

  46. 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

  47. 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

  48. 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

  49. 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

  50. 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

  51. 2008
  52. 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

  53. 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

  54. 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

  55. 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

  56. 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