Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Stephen Renals

Chair of Speech Technology

  1. 2008
  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. Unsupervised Language Model Adaptation Based on Topic and Role Information in Multiparty Meetings

    Huang, S. & Renals, S., 2008, Proc. Interspeech'08. p. 833-836 4 p.

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

  11. Using Participant Role in Multiparty Meetings as Prior Knowledge for Nonparametric Topic Modeling

    Huang, S. & Renals, S., 2008, Proc. ICML/UAI/COLT Workshop on Prior Knowledge for Text and Language Processing. p. 21-24 4 p.

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

  12. Using Prosodic Features in Language Models for Meetings

    Huang, S. & 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. 192-203 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4892).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  13. 2007
  14. Hierarchical Pitman-Yor Language Models for ASR in Meetings

    Huang, S. & Renals, S., 1 Dec 2007, Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding, 2007: ASRU. IEEE Workshop on. Kyoto, Japan: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 124-129 6 p.

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

  15. Recording, Indexing, Summarizing, and Accessing Meeting Videos: An Overview of the AMI Project

    Jaimes, A., Bourlard, H., Renals, S. & Carletta, J., 1 Sep 2007, Image Analysis and Processing Workshops, 2007. ICIAPW 2007. 14th International Conference on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 59-64 6 p.

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

  16. Improved Average-Voice-based Speech Synthesis Using Gender-Mixed Modeling and a Parameter Generation Algorithm Considering GV

    Yamagishi, J., Kobayashi, T., Renals, S., King, S., Zen, H., Toda, T. & Tokuda, K., 1 Aug 2007, SSW6-2007: 6th ISCA Workshop on Speech Synthesis. International Speech Communication Association, p. 125-130 6 p.

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

  17. Automatic Meeting Segmentation Using Dynamic Bayesian Networks

    Dielmann, A. & Renals, S., 1 Jan 2007, In : IEEE transactions on multimedia. 9, 1, p. 25-36

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. DBN Based Joint Dialogue Act Recognition of Multiparty Meetings

    Dielmann, A. & Renals, S., 2007, 2007 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - ICASSP '07. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Vol. 4. p. 133-136 4 p.

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

  19. Hierarchical Dialogue Optimization Using Semi-Markov Decision

    Cuayáhuitl, H., Renals, S., Lemon, O. & Shimodaira, H., 2007, Proceedings of the 8th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association: Interspeech 2007. ISCA, p. 2693-2696 4 p.

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

  20. 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

  21. 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

  22. Towards an Improved Modeling of the Glottal Source in Statistical Parametric Speech Synthesis

    Cabral, J., Renals, S., Richmond, K. & Yamagishi, J., 2007, Proc. of the 6th ISCA Workshop on Speech Synthesis. ISCA-INST SPEECH COMMUNICATION ASSOC, p. 113-118 6 p.

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

  23. 2006
  24. 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

  25. 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

  26. Audio-Visual Processing in Meetings: Seven Questions and Current AMI Answers

    Al-Hames, M., Hain, T., Cernocky, J., Schreiber, S., Poel, M., Müller, R., Marcel, S., van Leeuwen, D., Odobez, J-M., Ba, S., Bourlard, H., Cardinaux, F., Gatica-Perez, D., Janin, A., Motlicek, P., Reiter, S., Renals, S., van Rest, J., Rienks, R., Rigoll, G. & 3 others, Smith, K., Thean, A. & Zemcik, P., 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. 24-35 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4299).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  27. Automatic Segmentation of Multiparty Dialogue

    Hsueh, P-Y., Moore, J. & Renals, S., 2006, 11th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 273-280 8 p.

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

  28. 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

  29. Learning Multi-Goal Dialogue Strategies Using Reinforcement Learning with Reduced State-Action Spaces

    Cuayáhuitl, H., Renals, S., Lemon, O. & Shimodaira, H., 2006, Interspeech 2006 - ICSLP: Ninth International Conference on Spoken Language Processing, Proceedings of the. ISCA, 1282-Mon2FoP.6.

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

  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. 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

  33. 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

  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. Reinforcement learning of dialogue strategies with hierarchical abstract machines

    Cuayáhuitl, H., Renals, S., Lemon, O. & Shimodaira, H., 2006, 2006 IEEE Spoken Language Technology Workshop. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 182-185 4 p.

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

  36. The Development of the AMI System for the Transcription of Speech in Meetings

    Hain, T., Burget, L., Dines, J., McCowan, I., Garau, G., Karafiat, M., Lincoln, M., Moore, D., Wan, V., Ordelman, R. & Renals, S., 2006, Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction: Second International Workshop, MLMI 2005, Edinburgh, UK, July 11-13, 2005, Revised Selected Papers. Renals, S. & Bengio, S. (eds.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 344-356 13 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3869).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  37. 2005
  38. Content-based access to spoken audio

    Koumpis, K. & Renals, S., 1 Sep 2005, In : IEEE Signal Processing Magazine. 22, 5, p. 61-69

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Accessing the spoken word

    Goldman, J., Renals, S., Bird, S., De Jong, F., Federico, M., Fleischhauer, C., Kornbluh, M., Lamel, L., Oard, D. W., Stewart, C. & Wright, R., 1 Aug 2005, In : International Journal on Digital Libraries. 5, 4, p. 287-298

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Speaker verification using sequence discriminant support vector machines

    Wan, V. & Renals, S., 1 Mar 2005, In : IEEE Transactions on Speech and Audio Processing. 13, 2, p. 203-210

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. 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

  42. Speech and crosstalk detection in multichannel audio

    Wrigley, S. N., Brown, G. J., Wan, V. & Renals, S., 1 Jan 2005, In : IEEE Transactions on Speech and Audio Processing. 13, 1, p. 84-91

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. A Hybrid MaxEnt/HMM Based ASR System

    Hifny, Y., Renals, S. & Lawrence, N. D., 2005, Proceedings of the 9th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology: Interspeech'2005 - Eurospeech. ISCA, p. 3017-3020

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

  44. Applying Vocal Tract Length Normalization to Meeting Recordings

    Garau, G., Renals, S. & Hain, T., 2005, Proceedings of the 9th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology: Interspeech'2005 - Eurospeech. ISCA, p. 265-268 2 p.

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

  45. 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

  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. Human-computer dialogue simulation using hidden Markov models

    Cuayáhuitl, H., Renals, S., Lemon, O. & Shimodaira, H., 2005, IEEE Workshop on Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding, 2005.. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 290-295

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

  48. 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

  49. 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

  50. The 2005 AMI System for the transcription of Speech in Meetings

    Hain, T., Burget, L., Dines, J., Garau, G., Karafiat, M., Lincoln, M., McCowan, I., Moore, D., Wan, V., Ordelman, R. & Renals, S., 2005, Proceedings of the Rich Transcription 2005 Spring Meeting Recognition Evaluation. 12 p.

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

  51. Transcription of Conference Room Meetings: An Investigation

    Hain, T., Dines, J., Garau, G., Karafiát, M., Moore, D., Wan, V., Ordelman, R. & Renals, S., 2005, Proceedings of the 9th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology: Interspeech'2005 - Eurospeech. ISCA, p. 1661-1664

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

  52. 2004
  53. Acoustic space dimensionality selection and combination using the maximum entropy principle

    Abdel-Haleem, Y. H., Renals, S. & Lawrence, N. D., 2004, 2004 IEEE 6th Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing: MMSP 2004. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 637- 640

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

  54. Dynamic Bayesian networks for meeting structuring

    Dielmann, A. & Renals, S., 2004, Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, 2004: Proceedings. (ICASSP '04). IEEE International Conference on (Volume:5 ). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 629-632

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

  55. From Text Summarisation to Style-Specific Summarisation for Broadcast News

    Christensen, H., Kolluru, B., Gotoh, Y. & Renals, S., 2004, Advances in Information Retrieval: 26th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2004, Sunderland, UK, April 5-7, 2004. Proceedings. McDonald, S. & Tait, J. (eds.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 223-237 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 2997).

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