Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Stephen Renals

Chair of Speech Technology

  1. Lightly supervised automatic subtitling of weather forecasts

    Driesen, J. & Renals, S., 1 Dec 2013, Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding (ASRU), 2013 IEEE Workshop on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 452-457 6 p.

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

  2. 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

  3. Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: Second International Workshop, MLMI 2005, Edinburgh, UK, July 11-13, 2005, Revised Selected Papers

    Renals, S. (ed.) & Bengio, S. (ed.), 2006, Springer Berlin Heidelberg. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3869)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  4. Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: Third International Workshop, MLMI 2006, Bethesda, MD, USA, May 1-4, 2006, Revised Selected Papers

    Renals, S. (ed.), Bengio, S. (ed.) & G. Fiscus, J. (ed.), 2006, Springer Berlin Heidelberg. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4299)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  5. 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

  6. Maximum entropy segmentation of broadcast news

    Christensen, H., Kolluru, B., Gotoh, Y. & Renals, S., 2005, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing 2005: ICASSP 2005. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 1029-1032 4 p.

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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. Modelling acoustic feature dependencies with artificial neural networks: Trajectory-RNADE

    Uria, B., Murray, I., Renals, S., Valentini-Botinhao, C. & Bridle, J., 2015, Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2015 IEEE International Conference on . IEEE Signal Processing Society Press, p. 4465-4469 5 p.

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

  11. Multi-Reference Evaluation for Dialectal Speech Recognition System: A Study for Egyptian ASR

    Ali, A., Magdy, W. & Renals, S., 1 Aug 2015, Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Arabic Natural Language Processing. Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 118-126 9 p.

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

  12. Multi-class Extractive Voicemail Summarization

    Koumpis, K. & Renals, S., 2003, Proceedings of the 8th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology: Eurospeech 2003 - Interspeech 2003. ISCA, p. 2785-2788 4 p.

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

  13. 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

  14. Multi-level adaptive networks in tandem and hybrid ASR systems

    Bell, P., Swietojanski, P. & Renals, S., 2013, Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2013 IEEE International Conference on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 6975-6979 5 p.

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

  15. Multi-reference WER for evaluating ASR for languages with no orthographic rule

    Ali, A., Magdy, W., Bell, P. & Renals, S., 13 Dec 2015, Proceedings of 2015 IEEE Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding Workshop. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 576-580 5 p.

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

  16. Multi-stream segmentation of meetings

    Dielmann, A. & Renals, S., 2004, 2004 IEEE 6th Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing: MMSP 2004. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 167-170

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

  17. Multilingual training of deep neural networks

    Ghoshal, A., Swietojanski, P. & Renals, S., 2013, Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2013 IEEE International Conference on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 7319-7323 5 p.

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

  18. Multimodal Integration for Meeting Group Action Segmentation and Recognition

    Al-Hames, M., Dielmann, A., Gatica-Perez, D., Reiter, S., Renals, S., Rigoll, G. & Zhang, D., 2006, Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: Second International Workshop, MLMI 2005, Edinburgh, UK, July 11-13, 2005, Revised Selected Papers: Second International Workshop, MLMI 2005. Renals, S. & Bengio, S. (eds.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 52-63 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3869).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  19. 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

  20. 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

  21. Multistream Dynamic Bayesian Network for Meeting Segmentation

    Dielmann, A. & Renals, S., 2005, Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: First International Workshop, MLMI 2004, Martigny, Switzerland, June 21-23, 2004, Revised Selected Papers. Bengio, S. & Bourlard, H. (eds.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 76-86 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3361).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  22. Multistream Recognition of Dialogue Acts in Meetings

    Dielmann, A. & Renals, S., 2006, Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: Third International Workshop, MLMI 2006, Bethesda, MD, USA, May 1-4, 2006, Revised Selected Papers. Renals, S., Bengio, S. & Fiscus, J. G. (eds.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 178-189 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4299).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. Multitask learning of context-dependent targets in deep neural network acoustic models

    Bell, P., Swietojanski, P. & Renals, S., Feb 2017, In : IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing. 25, 2, p. 238 - 247 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Neural net word representations for phrase-break prediction without a part of speech tagger

    Watts, O., Gangireddy, S., Yamagishi, J., King, S., Renals, S., Stan, A. & Giurgiu, M., 4 May 2014, ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2599-2603 5 p. 6854070

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

  25. Neural networks for distant speech recognition

    Renals, S. & Swietojanski, P., 2014, Proceedings 2014 Workshop on Hands-Free Speech Communication and Microphone Arrays . Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 172-176 5 p.

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

  26. 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

  27. 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

  28. 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

  29. 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

  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. 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

  33. Open Challenges in Modelling, Analysis and Synthesis of Human Behaviour in Human--Human and Human--Machine Interactions

    Vinciarelli, A., Esposito, A., André, E., Bonin, F., Chetouani, M., Cohn, J. F., Cristani, M., Fuhrmann, F., Gilmartin, E., Hammal, Z., Heylen, D., Kaiser, R., Koutsombogera, M., Potamianos, A., Renals, S., Riccardi, G. & Salah, A. A., Aug 2015, In : Cognitive Computation. 7, 4, p. 397-413 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Phone Recognition Analysis for Trajectory HMM

    Zhang, L. & Renals, S., 2006, Interspeech 2006 - ICSLP: Ninth International Conference on Spoken Language Processing, Proceedings of the. ISCA, 1203-Mon3BuP.1.

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

  35. Phone deactivation pruning in large vocabulary continuous speech recognition

    Renals, S., 1 Jan 1996, In : IEEE Signal Processing Letters. 3, 1, p. 4-6 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Pitch adaptive features for LVCSR

    Garau, G. & Renals, S., 2008, INTERSPEECH 2008 : 9th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association.

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

  37. 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

  38. Practical Identifiability of Finite Mixtures of Multivariate Bernoulli Distributions

    Carreira-Perpiñán, M. Á. & Renals, S., 1 Jan 2000, In : Neural Computation. 12, 1, p. 141-152 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. 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

  40. 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

  41. 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

  42. Processing and Linking Audio Events in Large Multimedia Archives: The EU inEvent Project

    Bourlard, H., Ferras, M., Pappas, N., Popescu-Belis, A., Renals, S., McInnes, F., Bell, P., Ingram, S. & Guillemot, M., Aug 2013, Proceedings of SLAM 2013 (First Workshop on Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia). CEUR Workshop Proceedings, p. 3-8 6 p. (CEUR Workshop Proceedings; vol. 1012).

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

  43. 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

  44. Prosodically-enhanced Recurrent Neural Network Language Models

    Gangireddy, S. R., Renals, S., Nankaku, Y. & Lee, A., Sep 2015, INTERSPEECH 2015 16th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association. p. 2390-2394 5 p.

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

  45. Punctuated Transcription of Multi-genre Broadcasts Using Acoustic and Lexical Approaches

    Klejch, O., Bell, P. & Renals, S., 9 Feb 2017, 2016 IEEE Workshop on Spoken Language Technology. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 433-440 8 p.

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

  46. Punctuation Annotation using Statistical Prosody Models

    Christensen, H., Gotoh, Y. & Renals, S., 2001, Proceedings of the ITRW on Prosody in Speech Recognition and Understanding: Prosody 2001. ISCA, 6 p. 6

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

  47. ROCKIT: Roadmap for Conversational Interaction Technologies

    Renals, S., Carletta, J., Edwards, K., Bourlard, H., Garner, P. N., Popescu-Belis, A., Klakow, D., Girenko, A., Petukhova, V., Wacker, P., Joscelyne, A., Kompis, C., Aliwell, S., Stevens, W. & Sabbah, Y., 2014, RFMIR '14 Proceedings of the 2014 Workshop on Roadmapping the Future of Multimodal Interaction Research including Business Opportunities and Challenges. p. 39-42 4 p.

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

  48. 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

  49. Recognition and Understanding of Meetings: Overview of the European AMI and AMIDA Projects

    Bourlard, H. & Renals, S., 2008, Proc. LangTech 2008. 8 p.

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

  50. Recognition and understanding of meetings: The AMI and AMIDA projects

    Renals, S., Hain, T. & Bourlard, H., 2007, Automatic Speech Recognition & Understanding, 2007. ASRU. IEEE Workshop on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 238-247

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