Trajectory models for speech processing
|Centre for Speech Technology Research
University of Edinburgh
Wednesday 31st August 2005
|10.30-11.30||Talk||Keiichi Tokuda "The Trajectory HMM"|
|11.30-12.00||Talk||Chris Williams "How to pretend that correlated variables are independent by using difference observations"|
|12.00-12.30||Talk||John Bridle "Interpretations of HMMs with dynamic 'observations'"|
|14.00-14.30||Talk||Martin Russell: new ASR, modelling and speaker recognition results from the multiple-layer HMM.|
|14.30-15.00||Talk||Mark Gales "Augmented statistical models."|
|15.00-16.00||Coffee and discussion|
|16.00-17.00||Short/Lightning talks||All participants are
invited to contribute - talks may be well prepared or completely
spontaneous. Suggested topics:|
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