The Centre for Speech Technology Research, The university of Edinburgh

Publications by Peter Bell

[1] Joachim Fainberg, Peter Bell, Mike Lincoln, and Steve Renals. Improving children's speech recognition through out-of-domain data augmentation. In Proc. Interspeech, San Francisco, USA, September 2016. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[2] Siva Reddy Gangireddy, Pawel Swietojanski, Peter Bell, and Steve Renals. Unsupervised adaptation of Recurrent Neural Network Language Models. In Proc. Interspeech, San Francisco, USA, September 2016. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[3] Adriana Stan, Yoshitaka Mamiya, Junichi Yamagishi, Peter Bell, Oliver Watts, Rob Clark, and Simon King. ALISA: An automatic lightly supervised speech segmentation and alignment tool. Computer Speech and Language, 35:116-133, 2016. [ bib | DOI | http | .pdf | Abstract ]
[4] Ahmed Ali, Najim Dehak, Patrick Cardinal, Sameer Khurana, Sree Harsha Yella, James Glass, Peter Bell, and Steve Renals. Automatic dialect detection in arabic broadcast speech. In Proc. Interspeech, 2016. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[5] P. Swietojanski, P. Bell, and S. Renals. Structured output layer with auxiliary targets for context-dependent acoustic modelling. In Proc. Interspeech, Dresden, Germany, September 2015. [ bib | DOI | .pdf | Abstract ]
[6] Peter Bell and Steve Renals. Complementary tasks for context-dependent deep neural network acoustic models. In Proc. Interspeech, Dresden, Germany, September 2015. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[7] Peter Bell, Catherine Lai, Clare Llewellyn, Alexandra Birch, and Mark Sinclair. A system for automatic broadcast news summarisation, geolocation and translation. In Proc. Interspeech (demo session), Dresden, Germany, September 2015. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[8] Alessandra Cervone, Catherine Lai, Silvia Pareti, and Peter Bell. Towards automatic detection of reported speech in dialogue using prosodic cues. In Proc. Interspeech, Dresden, Germany, September 2015. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[9] P. Bell and S. Renals. Regularization of context-dependent deep neural networks with context-independent multi-task training. In Proc. ICASSP, Brisbane, Australia, April 2015. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[10] Peter Bell and Steve Renals. A system for automatic alignment of broadcast media captions using weighted finite-state transducers. In Proc. ASRU, 2015. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[11] Ahmed Ali, Walid Magdy, Peter Bell, and Steve Renals. Multi-reference WER for evaluating ASR for languages with no orthographic rules. In Proc. ASRU, 2015. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[12] Peter Bell, Mark Gales, Thomas Hain, Jonathan Kilgour, Pierre Lanchantin, Xunying Liu, Andrew McParland, Steve Renals, Oscar Saz, Mirjam Wester, and Phil Woodland. The MGB challenge: Evaluating multi-genre broadcast media recognition. In Proc. ASRU, 2015. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[13] Peter Bell, Pawel Swietojanski, Joris Driesen, Mark Sinclair, Fergus McInnes, and Steve Renals. The UEDIN ASR systems for the IWSLT 2014 evaluation. In Proc. IWSLT, South Lake Tahoe, USA, December 2014. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[14] Mark Sinclair, Peter Bell, Alexandra Birch, and Fergus McInnes. A semi-markov model for speech segmentation with an utterance-break prior. In Proc. Interspeech, September 2014. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[15] P. Bell, J. Driesen, and S. Renals. Cross-lingual adaptation with multi-task adaptive networks. In Proc. Interspeech, 2014. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[16] A. Cervone, S. Pareti, P. Bell, I. Prodanof, and T. Caselli. Detecting attribution relations in speech: a corpus study. In Proc. Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics, Pisa, Italy, 2014. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[17] Joris Driesen, Peter Bell, Mark Sinclair, and Steve Renals. Description of the UEDIN system for German ASR. In Proc IWSLT, Heidelberg, Germany, December 2013. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[18] Peter Bell, Hitoshi Yamamoto, Pawel Swietojanski, Youzheng Wu, Fergus McInnes, Chiori Hori, and Steve Renals. A lecture transcription system combining neural network acoustic and language models. In Proc. Interspeech, Lyon, France, August 2013. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[19] Adriana Stan, Peter Bell, Junichi Yamagishi, and Simon King. Lightly supervised discriminative training of grapheme models for improved sentence-level alignment of speech and text data. In Proc. Interspeech, Lyon, France, August 2013. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[20] H. Christensen, M. Aniol, P. Bell, P. Green, T. Hain, S. King, and P. Swietojanski. Combining in-domain and out-of-domain speech data for automatic recognition of disordered speech. In Proc. Interspeech, Lyon, France, August 2013. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[21] H. Bourlard, M. Ferras, N. Pappas, A. Popescu-Belis, S. Renals, F. McInnes, P. Bell, S. Ingram, and M. Guillemot. Processing and linking audio events in large multimedia archives: The EU inEvent project. In Proceedings of SLAM 2013 (First Workshop on Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia), Marseille, France, August 2013. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[22] Yoshitaka Mamiya, Adriana Stan, Junichi Yamagishi, Peter Bell, Oliver Watts, Robert Clark, and Simon King. Using adaptation to improve speech transcription alignment in noisy and reverberant environments. In 8th ISCA Workshop on Speech Synthesis, pages 61-66, Barcelona, Spain, August 2013. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[23] Ramya Rasipuram, Peter Bell, and Mathew Magimai.-Doss. Grapheme and multilingual posterior features for under-resourced speech recognition: a study on Scottish Gaelic. In Proc. ICASSP, Vancouver, Canada, May 2013. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[24] Peter Bell, Pawel Swietojanski, and Steve Renals. Multi-level adaptive networks in tandem and hybrid ASR systems. In Proc. ICASSP, Vancouver, Canada, May 2013. [ bib | DOI | .pdf | Abstract ]
[25] P. Lanchantin, P. Bell, M. Gales, T. Hain, X. Liu, Y. Long, J. Quinnell, S. Renals, O. Saz, M. Seigel, P. Swietojanski, and P. Woodland. Automatic transcription of multi-genre media archives. In Proc. Workshop on Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia, Marseille, France, 2013. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[26] Peter Bell, Fergus McInnes, Siva Reddy Gangireddy, Mark Sinclair, Alexandra Birch, and Steve Renals. The UEDIN english ASR system for the IWSLT 2013 evaluation. In Proc. International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation, 2013. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[27] P. Bell, M. Gales, P. Lanchantin, X. Liu, Y. Long, S. Renals, P. Swietojanski, and P. Woodland. Transcription of multi-genre media archives using out-of-domain data. In Proc. IEEE Workshop on Spoken Language Technology, pages 324-329, Miami, Florida, USA, December 2012. [ bib | DOI | .pdf | Abstract ]
[28] Adriana Stan, Peter Bell, and Simon King. A grapheme-based method for automatic alignment of speech and text data. In Proc. IEEE Workshop on Spoken Language Technology, Miami, Florida, USA, December 2012. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[29] Peter Bell, Myroslava Dzikovska, and Amy Isard. Designing a spoken language interface for a tutorial dialogue system. In Proc. Interspeech, Portland, Oregon, USA, September 2012. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[30] Myroslava O. Dzikovska, Peter Bell, Amy Isard, and Johanna D. Moore. Evaluating language understanding accuracy with respect to objective outcomes in a dialogue system. In Proceedings of the 13th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, pages 471-481, Avignon, France, April 2012. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | http ]
[31] Eva Hasler, Peter Bell, Arnab Ghoshal, Barry Haddow, Philipp Koehn, Fergus McInnes, Steve Renals, and Pawel Swietojanski. The UEDIN system for the IWSLT 2012 evaluation. In Proc. International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation, 2012. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[32] Myroslava Dzikovska, Amy Isard, Peter Bell, Johanna Moore, Natalie Steinhauser, and Gwendolyn Campbell. Beetle II: an adaptable tutorial dialogue system. In Proceedings of the SIGDIAL 2011 Conference, demo session, pages 338-340, Portland, Oregon, June 2011. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | http | Abstract ]
[33] Myroslava Dzikovska, Amy Isard, Peter Bell, Johanna D. Moore, Natalie B. Steinhauser, Gwendolyn E. Campbell, Leanne S. Taylor, Simon Caine, and Charlie Scott. Adaptive intelligent tutorial dialogue in the Beetle II system. In Artificial Intelligence in Education - 15th International Conference (AIED 2011), interactive event, volume 6738 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, page 621, Auckland, New Zealand, 2011. Springer. [ bib | DOI ]
[34] Dong Wang, Simon King, Joe Frankel, and Peter Bell. Stochastic pronunciation modelling and soft match for out-of-vocabulary spoken term detection. In Proc. ICASSP, Dallas, Texas, USA, March 2010. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[35] Peter Bell. Full covariance modelling for speech recognition. PhD thesis, University of Edinburgh, 2010. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[36] Peter Bell and Simon King. Diagonal priors for full covariance speech recognition. In Proc. IEEE Workshop on Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding, Merano, Italy, December 2009. [ bib | DOI | .pdf | Abstract ]
[37] Dong Wang, Simon King, Joe Frankel, and Peter Bell. Term-dependent confidence for out-of-vocabulary term detection. In Proc. Interspeech, pages 2139-2142, Brighton, UK, September 2009. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[38] Peter Bell and Simon King. A shrinkage estimator for speech recognition with full covariance HMMs. In Proc. Interspeech, Brisbane, Australia, September 2008. Shortlisted for best student paper award. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[39] Peter Bell and Simon King. Covariance updates for discriminative training by constrained line search. In Proc. Interspeech, Brisbane, Australia, September 2008. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[40] Peter Bell and Simon King. Sparse gaussian graphical models for speech recognition. In Proc. Interspeech 2007, Antwerp, Belgium, August 2007. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]
[41] Peter Bell, Tina Burrows, and Paul Taylor. Adaptation of prosodic phrasing models. In Proc. Speech Prosody 2006, Dresden, Germany, May 2006. [ bib | .pdf | Abstract ]