S4: Speech Translation and LVCSR

S4.1: CONSOLIDATION BASED SPEECH TRANSLATION
Chiori Hori, NiCT-ATR, Japan; Bing Zhao, Stephan Vogel, Alex Waibel, Carnegie Mellon University, United States

S4.2: LATTICE-BASED VITERBI DECODING TECHNIQUES FOR SPEECH TRANSLATION
George Saon, Michael Picheny, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, United States

S4.3: SEMANTIC TRANSLATION ERROR RATE FOR EVALUATING TRANSLATION SYSTEMS
Krishna Subramanian, Dave Stallard, Rohit Prasad, Shirin Saleem, Prem Natarajan, BBN Technologies, United States

S4.4: THE RWTH ARABIC-TO-ENGLISH SPOKEN LANGUAGE TRANSLATION SYSTEM
Oliver Bender, Evgeny Matusov, Stefan Hahn, Sasa Hasan, Shahram Khadivi, Hermann Ney, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

S4.5: A COMPARISONAL STUDY OF THE MULTI-LAYER KOHONEN SELF-ORGANIZING FEATURE MAPS FOR SPOKEN LANGUAGE IDENTIFICATION
Liang Wang, Eliathamby Ambikairajah, The University of New South Wales, Australia; Eric H.C. Choi, National ICT Australia, Australia

S4.6: A NOVEL WEIGHTING TECHNIQUE FOR FUSING LANGUAGE IDENTIFICATION SYSTEMS BASED ON PAIR-WISE PERFORMANCES
Bo Yin, Eliathamby Ambikairajah, The University of New South Wales, Australia; Fang Chen, National ICT Australia Ltd., Australia

S4.7: NON-NATIVE SPEECH DATABASES
Martin Raab, Rainer Gruhn, Harman Becker Automotive Systems, Germany; Elmar Nth, Universitt Erlangen-Nrnberg, Germany

S4.8: DEALING WITH CROSS-LINGUAL ASPECTS IN SPOKEN NAME RECOGNITION
Frederik Stouten, Jean-Pierre Martens, University of Ghent, Belgium

S4.9: CROSSLINGUAL ACOUSTIC MODEL DEVELOPMENT FOR AUTOMATIC SPEECH RECOGNITION
Frank Diehl, Asuncin Moreno, Enric Monte, Universitat Politcnica de Catalunya, Spain

S4.10: MULTI-STREAM DIALECT CLASSIFICATION USING SVM-GMM HYBRID CLASSIFIERS
Rahul Chitturi, John H. L. Hansen, University of Texas at Dallas, United States

S4.11: DERIVING SALIENT LEARNERS01$(1(B MISPRONUNCIATIONS FROM CROSS-LANGUAGE PHONOLOGICAL COMPARISONS
Helen Mei-Ling Meng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR of China; Yuen Yee Lo, Lan Wang, Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hong Kong SAR of China; Wing Yiu Lau, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR of China

S4.12: THE TITECH LARGE VOCABULARY WFST SPEECH RECOGNITION SYSTEM
Paul Dixon, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan; Diamantino Caseiro, INESC-ID Lisboa, Portugal; Tasuku Oonishi, Sadaoki Furui, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

S4.13: ADVANCES IN ARABIC BROADCAST NEWS TRANSCRIPTION AT RWTH
David Rybach, Stefan Hahn, Christian Gollan, Ralf Schlter, Hermann Ney, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

S4.14: DEVELOPMENT OF THE 2007 RWTH MANDARIN LVCSR SYSTEM
Bjrn Hoffmeister, Christian Plahl, Peter Fritz, Georg Heigold, Jonas Lf, Ralf Schlter, Hermann Ney, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

S4.15: AN ALGORITHM FOR FAST COMPOSITION OF WEIGHTED FINITE-STATE TRANSDUCERS
John McDonough, Saarland University, Germany; Emilian Stoimenov, University of Karlsruhe, Germany; Dietrich Klakow, Saarland University, Germany

S4.16: A MANDARIN LECTURE SPEECH TRANSCRIPTION SYSTEM FOR SPEECH SUMMARIZATION
Ho Yin Chan, Jian Zhang, Pascale Fung, Lu Cao, Human Language Technology Center, University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong SAR of China

S4.17: THE IBM 2007 SPEECH TRANSCRIPTION SYSTEM FOR EUROPEAN PARLIAMENTARY SPEECHES
Bhuvana Ramabhadran, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, United States; Olivier Siohan, Google Research, United States; Abhinav Sethy, University of Southern California, United States

S4.18: OOV DETECTION BY JOINT WORD/PHONE LATTICE ALIGNMENT
Hui Lin, Jeff Bilmes, University of Washington, United States; Dimitra Vergyri, SRI International, United States; Katrin Kirchhoff, University of Washington, United States

S4.19: UNCERTAINTY IN TRAINING LARGE VOCABULARY SPEECH RECOGNIZERS
Amarnag Subramanya, Chris Bartels, Jeff Bilmes, University of Washington, United States; Patrick Nguyen, Microsoft Research, United States

S4.20: BUILDING A HIGHLY ACCURATE MANDARIN SPEECH RECOGNIZER
Mei-Yuh Hwang, Gang Peng, University of Washington, United States; Wen Wang, SRI International, United States; Arlo Faria, ICSI Berkely, United States; Aaron Heidel, National Taiwan University, Taiwan; Mari Ostendorf, University of Washington, United States