The DiSS-LPSS Joint workshop (DiSS-LPSS 2010)

Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech 2010The fifth Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech was held as a joint workshop together with the second Inernational Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech as a satellite event of the International Speech Communication Association (ISCA) annual conference.

Date: September 25-26, 2010

Location: University of Tokyo; Tokyo, Japan

Organizers: Kikuo Maekawa, Yasuharu Den

Invited speakers: Shigeaki Amano, Dale Barr

Papers presented

Baker, R., & Hazan V. (2010). LUCID: a corpus of spontaneous and read clear speech in British English. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 3-6.

Cucchiarini, C., van Doremalen J., & Strik H. (2010). Fluency in non-native read and spontaneous speech. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 15-18.

Cutler, A., Mitterer H., Brouwer S., & Tuinman A. (2010). Phonological competition in casual speech. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 43-46.

Eklund, R. (2010). The effect of directed and open disambiguation prompts in authentic call center data on the frequency and distribution of filled pauses and possible implications for filled pause hypotheses and data collection methodology. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 23-26.

Finlayson, I. R., Lickley R. J., & Corley M. (2010). The influence of articulation rate, and the disfluency of others, on one's own speech. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 119-122.

Garcia-Fernandez, A., Vasilescu I., & Rosset S. (2010). euh as cue for speaker confidence and word searching in human spoken answers in French. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 79-80.

Goldman, J. - P., Avanzi M., & Auchlin A. (2010). Hesitations in read vs. spontaneous French in a multi-genre corpus. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 101-104.

Gustafson, J., & Neiberg D. (2010). Prosodic cues to engagement in non-lexical response tokens in Swedish. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 63-66.

Harwardt, C. (2010). Investigating the COG ratio as feature for speaker verification on high-effort speech. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 35-38.

Hazan, V., & Baker R. (2010). Does reading clearly produce the same acoustic-phonetic modifications as spontaneous speech in a clear speaking style?. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 7-10.

Hsieh, P. - Y. (2010). Pitch patterns in the vocalization of a 3-month-old Taiwanese infant. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 93-96.

Ishimoto, Y., & Enomoto M. (2010). Analysis of prosodic features for end-of-utterance prediction in spontaneous Japanese. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 97-100.

Jokinen, K. (2010). Hesitation and uncertainty as feedback. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 103-106.

Kawada, T. (2010). On the characteristics of three types of Japanese fillers: e-, ma-, and demonstrative-type fillers. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 27-30.

Koiso, H., & Den Y. (2010). Towards a precise model of turn-taking for conversation: a quantitative analysis of overlapped utterances. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 55-58.

Lunsford, R., Heeman P. A., Black L., & van Santen J. (2010). Autism and the use of fillers: differences between ‘um’ and ‘uh’. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 107-110.

Maekawa, K. (2010). Final lowering and boundary pitch movements in spontaneous Japanese. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 47-50.

Maruyama, T., Takanashi K., & Yoshida N. (2010). An annotation scheme for syntactic unit in Japanese dialog. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 51-54.

Merlo, S., & Barbosa P. A. (2010). Periodic cycles of hesitation phenomena in spontaneous speech. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 19-22.

Morita, E. (2010). Salientizing the breaks in talk: a study of Japanese segmentizing. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 59-62.

Neiberg, D., & Gustafson J. (2010). Modeling conversational interaction using coupled Markov chains. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 81-84.

Nicholson, H., Eberhard K., & Scheutz M. (2010). "um...i don't see any": the function of filled pauses and repairs. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 89-92.

Sekine, K. (2010). Gesture correction in children. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 71-74.

Tseng, S. - C., Tsou P. - C., Kuei K., & Lee C. - W. (2010). Assessing sentence repetition and narrative speech data produced by hearing-impaired and normally hearing children. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 11-14.

Tseng, S. - C., & Huang Y. - R. (2010). A socio-phonetic analysis of Taiwan Mandarin interview speech. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 67-70.

Tseng, S. - C., & Lee T. - L. (2010). Contextual effects in recognizing reduced words in spontaneous speech. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 39-42.

Vasilescu, I., Rosset S., & Adda-Decker M. (2010). On the functions of the vocalic hesitation euh in interactive man-machine question answering dialogs in French. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 111-114.

Wang, K. - C., Chin C. - L., & Tsai Y. - H. (2010). Voice activity detection based on combination of weighted sub-band features using auto-correlation function. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 85-88.

Watanabe, M., & Den Y. (2010). Utterance-initial elements in Japanese: a comparison among fillers, conjunctions, and topic phrases. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 31-34.

Yang, L. -chiung (2010). Meaning and use: a pragmatic and prosodic analysis of interjections in conversational speech. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 75-78.

Yoshida, E., & Lickley R. J. (2010). Disfluency patterns in dialogue processing. DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010 - 5th Workshop on Disfluency in Spontaneous Speech and 2nd International Symposium on Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, p. 115-118.