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Enabling the Rapid Development and Adoption of Speech-User Interfaces
Found in: Computer
By Anuj Kumar,Florian Metze,Matthew Kam
Issue Date:January 2014
pp. 40-47
Speech-user interfaces offer truly hands-free, eyes-free interaction, have unmatched throughput rates, and are the only plausible interaction modality for illiterate users across the world, but they are not yet developed in abundance to support every type ...
Automatically Assessing Personality from Speech
Found in: International Conference on Semantic Computing
By Tim Polzehl, Sebastian Möller, Florian Metze
Issue Date:September 2010
pp. 134-140
In this paper, we present first results on applying a personality assessment paradigm to speech input, and comparing human and automatic performance on this task. We cue a professional speaker to produce speech using different personality profiles and enco...
Fusion of Acoustic and Linguistic Features for Emotion Detection
Found in: International Conference on Semantic Computing
By Florian Metze, Tim Polzehl, Michael Wagner
Issue Date:September 2009
pp. 153-160
This paper describes a system that deploys acoustic and linguistic information from speech in order to decide whether the utterance contains negative or non-negative meaning. An earlier version of this system was Passed QA to the Interspeech-2009 Emotion C...
Detecting real life anger
Found in: Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, IEEE International Conference on
By Felix Burkhardt, Tim Polzehl, Joachim Stegmann, Florian Metze, Richard Huber
Issue Date:April 2009
pp. 4761-4764
Acoustic anger detection in voice portals can help to enhance human computer interaction. A comprehensive voice portal data collection has been carried out and gives new insight on the nature of real life data. Manual labeling revealed a high percentage of...
Found in: International Conference on Semantic Computing
By Florian Metze, Christian Bauckhage, Tansu Alpcan
Issue Date:September 2007
pp. 551-558
This paper proposes a system to facilitate exchange of information by automatically finding experts, competent in answering a given question. Our objective is to provide an online tool, which enables individuals within a potentially large organization to s...
Multimedia content with a speech track: ACM multimedia 2010 workshop on searching spontaneous conversational speech
Found in: Proceedings of the international conference on Multimedia (MM '10)
By Florian Metze, Franciska de Jong, Martha Larson, Roeland Ordelman, Wessel Kraaij
Issue Date:October 2010
pp. 1747-1748
Research on 3D video processing has gained a tremendous amount of momentum due to advances in video communications, broadcasting and entertainment technology (e.g., animation blockbusters like Avatar and Up). There is an increasing need for reliable techno...