Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech (DiSS 1999)

The first Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech was held as a one-day satellite meeting of the International Congress for Phonetic Sciences.

Date: July 30, 1999

Location: University of California Berkeley

Organizers: Robin Lickley, Ellen Gurman Bard, Jean Fox Tree, Peter Heeman, Liz Shriberg, and Madelaine Plauché.

Papers presented

Bortfeld, H., Leon S. D., Bloom J., Schober M. F., & and Brennan S. E. (1999). Which speakers are most disfluent in conversation, and when?. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 7-10.

Brennan, S. E., & Schober M. F. (1999). Uhs and interrupted words: The information available to listeners. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 19-22.

Core, M. G., & Schubert L. K. (1999). Speech Repairs: A Parsing Perspective. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 47-50.

Eklund, R. (1999). A Comparative Analysis of Disfluencies in Four Swedish Travel Dialogue Corpora. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 3-6.

Fox Tree, J. E. (1999). Between-Turn Pauses and Ums. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 15-17.

Gibbon, D., & Tseng S. - C. (1999). Toward a formal characterisation of disfluency processing. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 35-38.

Heeman, P. A., & Loken-Kim K. H. (1999). Detecting and Correcting Speech Repairs in Japanese. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 43-46.

Kirsner, K., Roberts B., & Lee Y. - H. (1999). Why does spontaneous speech unfold in temporal cycles, sometimes?. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 11-14.

Lickley, R., McKelvie D., & Bard E. G. (1999). Comparing human and automatic speech recognition using word-gating. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 23-26.

O'Shaughnessy, D. (1999). Better detection of hesitations in spontaneous speech. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 39-42.

Page, S. (1999). Use of a postprocessor to identify and correct speaker disfluencies in automated speech recognition for medical transcription. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 27-30.

Pakhomov, S., & Savova G. (1999). Filled Pause Distribution and Modeling in Quasi-Spontaneous Speech. Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech, p. 31-34.