Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Stephen Renals

Chair of Speech Technology

  1. Extractive Summarization of Voicemail using Lexical and Prosodic Feature Subset Selection

    Koumpis, K., Renals, S. & Niranjan, M., 2001, 7th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology: Eurospeech 2001 Scandinavia. Dalsgaard, P., Lindberg, B., Benner, H. & Tan, Z-H. (eds.). Aalborg, Denmark: Kommunik Grafiske Løsninger , p. 2377-2380

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

  2. The Role of Prosody in a Voicemail Summarization System

    Koumpis, K. & Renals, S., 2001, Proceedings of the ITRW on Prosody in Speech Recognition and Understanding: Prosody 2001. ISCA, 16

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

  3. Transcription and Summarization of Voicemail Speech

    Koumpis, K. & Renals, S., 2000, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing: ICSLP 2000. ISCA, p. 688-691

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

  4. Automatic Summarization of Voicemail Messages Using Lexical and Prosodic Features

    Koumpis, K. & Renals, S., 1 Feb 2005, In : ACM Transactions on Speech and Language Processing. 2, 1, 21 p., 1.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Evaluation of Extractive Voicemail Summarization

    Koumpis, K. & Renals, S., 2003, 2003 ISCA Workshop on Multilingual Spoken Document Retrieval, Proceedings of the: MSDR 2003. ISCA, p. 19-24

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

  6. Multiplicative LSTM for sequence modelling

    Krause, B., Murray, I., Renals, S. & LU, L., 26 Apr 2017, International Conference on Learning Representations - ICLR 2017 - Workshop Track. p. 2872-2880 9 p.

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

  7. Dynamic Evaluation of Neural Sequence Models

    Krause, B., Mbabazi, E., Murray, I. & Renals, S., 1 Oct 2018, Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Machine Learning. Dy, J. & Krause, A. (eds.). Stockholmsmässan, Stockholm Sweden: PMLR, Vol. 80. p. 2766-2775 10 p. (Proceedings of Machine Learning Research).

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

  8. On the Efficiency of Recurrent Neural Network Optimization Algorithms

    Krause, B., Lu, L., Murray, I. & Renals, S., Dec 2015, OPT2015 Optimization for Machine Learning at the Neural Information Processing Systems Conference, 2015. 5 p.

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

  9. Dynamic Evaluation of Transformer Language Models

    Krause, B., Mbabazi, E., Murray, I. & Renals, S., 17 Apr 2019, 6 p.

    Research output: Working paper

  10. Small-footprint highway deep neural networks for speech recognition

    LU, L. & Renals, S., Jul 2017, In : IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing. 25, 7, p. 1502-1511 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Incorporating Lexical and Prosodic Information at Different Levels for Meeting Summarization

    Lai, C. & Renals, S., 2014, Proceedings of Interspeech 2014. 5 p.

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

  12. Detecting Summarization Hot Spots in Meetings Using Group Level Involvement and Turn-Taking Features

    Lai, C., Carletta, J. & Renals, S., 2013, Proceedings of Interspeech 2013. ISCA, p. 2723-2727 5 p.

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

  13. Modelling Participant Affect in Meetings with Turn-Taking Features

    Lai, C., Carletta, J. & Renals, S., 2013, Proceedings of WASSS 2013.

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

  14. Automatic Transcription of Multi-genre Media Archives

    Lanchantin, P., Bell, P., Gales, M., Hain, T., Liu, X., Long, Y., Quinnell, J., Renals, S., Saz, O., Seigel, M., Swietojanski, P. & Woodland, P., 2013, SLAM 2013 Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia: Proceedings of the First Workshop on Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 1012. p. 26-31 6 p.

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

  15. The SUMMA Platform Prototype

    Liepins, R., Germann, U., Barzdins, G., Birch, A., Renals, S., Weber, S., Kreeft, P. V. D., Bourlard, H., Prieto, J., Klejch, O., Bell, P., Lazaridis, A., Mendes, A., Riedel, S., Almeida, M. S. C., Balage, P., Cohen, S., Dwojak, T., Garner, P., Giefer, A. & 25 others, Junczys-Dowmunt, M., Imrani, H., Nogueira, D., Ali, A., Miranda, S., Popescu-Belis, A., Werlen, L. M., Papasarantopoulos, N., Obamuyide, A., Jones, C., Dalvi, F., Vlachos, A., Wang, Y., Tong, S., Sennrich, R., Pappas, N., Narayan, S., Damonte, M., Durrani, N., Khurana, S., Abdelali, A., Sajjad, H., Vogel, S., Sheppey, D. & Hernon, C., 7 Apr 2017, Proceedings of the EACL 2017 Software Demonstrations. London. UK: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 116–119 4 p.

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

  16. On the Usefulness of Statistical Normalisation of Bottleneck Features for Speech Recognition

    Loweimi, E., Bell, P. & Renals, S., 17 Apr 2019, ICASSP 2019 - 2019 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP). Brighton, United Kingdom: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 3862-3866 5 p.

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

  17. On Learning Interpretable CNNs with Parametric Modulated Kernel-based Filters

    Loweimi, E., Bell, P. & Renals, S., 19 Sep 2019, Proceedings Interspeech 2019. International Speech Communication Association, p. 3480-3484 5 p.

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

  18. Noise adaptive training for subspace Gaussian mixture models

    Lu, L., Ghoshal, A. & Renals, S., 1 Aug 2013, Proceedings of Interspeech 2013. ISCA

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

  19. Knowledge Distillation for Small-footprint Highway Networks

    Lu, L., Guo, M. & Renals, S., 19 Jun 2017, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 4280-4284 5 p.

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

  20. 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

  21. Segmental Recurrent Neural Networks for End-to-end Speech Recognition

    Lu, L., Kong, L., Dyer, C., Smith, N. A. & Renals, S., 12 Sep 2016, Proceedings of Interspeech 2016. San Francisco, United States, p. 385-389 5 p.

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

  22. On training the recurrent neural network encoder-decoder for large vocabulary end-to-end speech recognition

    Lu, L., Zhang, X. & Renals, S., Mar 2016, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 5060-5064 5 p.

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

  23. Probabilistic Linear Discriminant Analysis with Bottleneck Features for Speech Recognition

    Lu, L. & Renals, S., 2014, INTERSPEECH-2014. International Speech Communication Association, p. 910-914 5 p.

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

  24. 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

  25. Probabilistic Linear Discriminant Analysis for Acoustic Modeling

    Lu, L. & Renals, S., 1 Jun 2014, In : IEEE Signal Processing Letters. 21, 6, p. 702-706 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Acoustic Data-driven Pronunciation Lexicon for Large Vocabulary Speech Recognition

    Lu, L., Ghoshal, A. & Renals, S., 2013, Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding (ASRU), 2013 IEEE Workshop on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

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

  27. Feature-space Speaker Adaptation for Probabilistic Linear Discriminant Analysis Acoustic Models

    Lu, L. & Renals, S., 11 Sep 2015, INTERSPEECH 2015 16th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. p. 2862-2866 5 p.

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

  28. Small-footprint Deep Neural Networks with Highway Connections for Speech Recognition

    Lu, L. & Renals, S., 12 Sep 2016, Proceedings of Interspeech 2016. San Francisco, United States, 5 p.

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

  29. Tied Probabilistic Linear Discriminant Analysis for Speech Recognition

    Lu, L. & Renals, S., 30 Nov 2014, (Submitted) 5 p.

    Research output: Working paper

  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. Cross-Lingual Subspace Gaussian Mixture Models for Low-Resource Speech Recognition

    Lu, L., Ghoshal, A. & Renals, S., 2014, In : IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing. 22, 1, p. 17-27 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Joint Uncertainty Decoding for Noise Robust Subspace Gaussian Mixture Models

    Lu, L., Chin, K. K., Ghoshal, A. & Renals, S., Sep 2013, In : IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 21, 9, p. 1791-1804 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. A Study of the Recurrent Neural Network Encoder-Decoder for Large Vocabulary Speech Recognition

    Lu, L., Zhang, X., Cho, K. & Renals, S., Sep 2015, INTERSPEECH 2015 16th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. p. 3249-3253 5 p.

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

  35. Multi-frame factorisation for long-span acoustic modelling

    Lu, L. & Renals, S., 2015, Proceedings IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing. 5 p.

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

  36. 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

  37. 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

  38. Prosodic Correlates of Rhetorical Relations

    Murray, G., Renals, S. & Taboada, M., 1 Jun 2006, Proceedings of the Analyzing Conversations in Text and Speech (ACTS), Proceedings of the Workshop: HLT/NAACL 06. ACL Anthology, p. 1-7 8 p.

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

  39. Dialogue Act Compression via Pitch Contour Preservation

    Murray, G. & Renals, S., 2006, Interspeech 2006 -ICSLP: Ninth International Conference on Spoken Language Processing, Proceedings of the. ISCA, 1585-Wed1WeS.6.

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

  40. Incorporating Speaker and Discourse Features into Speech Summarization

    Murray, G., Renals, S., Carletta, J. & Moore, J., 1 Jun 2006, Proceedings of the Human Language Technology Conference of the NAACL, Main Conference. New York City, USA: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 367-374 8 p.

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

  41. Term-Weighting for Summarization of Multi-party Spoken Dialogues

    Murray, G. & Renals, S., 2008, Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: 4th International Workshop, MLMI 2007, Brno, Czech Republic, June 28-30, 2007, Revised Selected Papers. Popescu-Belis, A., Renals, S. & Bourlard, H. (eds.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 156-167 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4892).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  42. Towards Online Speech Summarization

    Murray, G. & Renals, S., 2007, 8th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association: INTERSPEECH 2007 . ISCA, p. 2785-2788 4 p.

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

  43. Evaluating Automatic Summaries of Meeting Recordings

    Murray, G., Renals, S., Carletta, J. & Moore, J., 2005, Proceedings of the ACL Workshop on Intrinsic and Extrinsic Evaluation Measures for Machine Translation and/or Summarization: MTSE. Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 33-40 8 p.

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

  44. 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

  45. 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

  46. Extractive Summarization of Meeting Recordings

    Murray, G., Renals, S. & Carletta, J., 2005, 9th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology (Interspeech 2005 - Eurospeech). p. 593-596 4 p.

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

  47. 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

  48. 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

  49. ASR system modeling for automatic evaluation and optimization of dialogue

    Pietquin, O. & Renals, S., May 2002, Proceedings of the 2002 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing: ICASSP 2002. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Vol. 1. p. 45-48

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

  50. 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