Prof. Dr. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Minker

Curriculum Vitae

Born 12 February 1967, Ulm/Donau, Germany.

Education

1986Graduation from Humboldt Gymnasium Ulm, Germany.
1987 - 1993Student of Electronics Systems Engineering at the University of Karlsruhe, Germany.
1991 - 1992Specialisation in Signal Processing and Robotics within the European Exchange Program ERASMUS at the Grande Ecole Superieure d'Electrotechnique et d'Electronique (ESIEE), Paris, France.
1992 - 1993Diplomarbeit on Image Processing for Visual Communication at the University of Essex, England.
1993Diploma Degree in Engineering Science, University of Karlsruhe, Germany.
1993Equivalence DEA (Diplôme d'Etudes Approfondies) in Computer Science, Université Paris-Sud, France.
1997Doctorate in Engineering Science, University of Karlsruhe, Germany.
1998Doctorate in Computer Science, Université Paris-Sud, France.

Professional Experience 

1993 - 2000

Teaching and Research Assistant at LIMSI-CNRS, Université Paris-Sud, France.
2000 - 2003Senior Researcher at the Dialogue Systems Group of DaimlerChrysler Research and Technology, Ulm, Germany.
2003 - 2011Professor of Engineering Science, Associate Director of Institute of Information Technology, Ulm University.
2005 - 2010Member of the Committee of Study Affairs, Faculty of Engineering and Computer Sciences, Ulm University.
2006 - 2008Dean of Studies.
2009 - 2010Member of the Examination Board of the joint B.Sc./M.Sc. Study Programme “Information Engineering.”
2006 - presentDirector of the Interns' Office.
2008 - presentMember of the Admission Board for Faculty Study Programmes.
2011 - presentProfessor of Engineering Science, Associate Director of Institute of Communications Engineering, Ulm University.

Research Interests

  • Spoken Dialogue Interaction in Ambient Intelligent Environments
  • Assistive, Adaptive and Proactive Spoken Language Dialogue Interaction
  • Semantic Analysis and Dialogue Modelling
  • Quality Assessment of Spoken Language Dialogue Systems

Publications

Books

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S. Ultes, F. Nothdurft, T. Heinroth and W. Minker (Eds.)
Next Generation Intelligent Environments: Ambient Adaptive Systems
Springer International Publishing, In: S. Ultes, F. Nothdurft, T. Heinroth and W. Minker (Eds.) 2nd Edition, 2016
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2013

D. Vásquez, R. Gruhn and W. Minker
Hierarchical Neural Network Structures for Modeling Inter and Intra Phonetic Information for Phoneme Recognition
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), 2013
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T. Heinroth and W. Minker
Introducing Spoken Dialogue Systems into Intelligent Environments
Springer, Boston (USA), 2013
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A. Schmitt and W. Minker
Towards Adaptive Spoken Dialog Systems
Springer, Boston (USA), 2013
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2012

M. Elmahdy, R. Gruhn and W. Minker
Novel Techniques for Dialectal Arabic Speech Recognition
Springer, Boston (USA), 2012
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2011

M. Bezold and W. Minker
Adaptive Multimodal Interactive Systems
Springer, Boston (USA), 2011
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D. Bühler and W. Minker
Domain-Level Reasoning for Spoken Dialogue Systems
Springer, Boston (USA), 2011
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T. Heinroth and W. Minker (Eds.)
Next Generation Intelligent Environments: Ambient Adaptive Systems
Springer, Boston (USA), 2011
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T. Herbig, F. Gerl and W. Minker
Self-Learning Speaker Identification - A System for Enhanced Speech Recognition
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), 2011
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A. Albalate and W. Minker
Semi-Supervised and Unsupervised Machine Learning
ISTE/Wiley, London (United Kingdom), 2011
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W. Minker, G. Lee, J. Mariani and S. Nakamura (Eds.)
Spoken Dialogue Systems Technology and Design
Springer, Boston (USA), 2011
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R. Gruhn, W. Minker and S. Nakamura
Statistical Pronunciation Modeling for Non-Native Speech Processing
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), 2011
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2010

J. Pittermann, A. Pittermann and W. Minker
Handling Emotions in Human-Computer Dialogues
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), 2010
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P. Strauss and W. Minker
Proactive Spoken Dialogue Interaction in Multi-Party Environments
Springer, Boston (USA), 2010
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G. Lee, J. Mariani, W. Minker and S. Nakamura
Spoken Dialogue Systems for Ambient Environments
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg, Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6392, 2010
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2009

W. Minker, M. Weber, H. Hagras, V. Callaghan and A. Kameas (Eds.)
Advanced Intelligent Environments
Springer, Boston (USA), 2009
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S. Sakti, K. Markov, S. Nakamura and W. Minker
Incorporating Knowledge into Statistical Acoustic Models for Spoken Language Dialog Systems
Springer, Boston (USA), Series: Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, Vol. 42, 2009
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J. Bourgeois and W. Minker
Time-domain Beamforming and Convolutive Blind Source Separation
Springer, Boston (USA), Series: Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, 2009
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2008

B. Iser, G. Schmidt and W. Minker
Bandwidth Extension of Speech Signals
Springer, Boston (USA), Series: Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, Vol. 13, 2008
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E. André, L. Dybkjær, W. Minker, H. Neumann, R. Pieraccini and M. Weber (Eds.)
Perception in Multimodal Dialogue Systems
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 5078, 2008
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L. Dybkjær and W. Minker (Eds.)
Recent Trends in Discourse and Dialogue
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 39, 2008
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2007

L. Dybkjær, H. Hemsen and W. Minker
Evaluation of Text and Speech Systems
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 37, 2007
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2006

E. André, L. Dybkjær, W. Minker, H. Neumann and M. Weber (Eds.)
Perception and Interactive Technologies
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4021, 2006
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2005

W. Minker, D. Bühler and L. Dybkjær (Eds.)
Spoken Multimodal Human-Computer Dialogue in Mobile Environments
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 28, 2005
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2004

E. André, L. Dybkjær, W. Minker and P. Heisterkamp (Eds.)
Affective Dialogue Systems
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 3068, 2004
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W. Minker and S. Bennacef
Speech and Human-Machine Dialog
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston (USA), Series: The Kluwer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science, 2004
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2000

W. Minker and S. Bennacef
Parole et Dialogue Homme-Machine
CNRS Éditions & Éditions Eyrolles, Paris (France), 2000
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1999

W. Minker
Compréhension automatique de la parole spontanée
Édition L'Harmattan, Paris (France), 1999
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W. Minker, A. Waibel and J. Mariani
Stochastically-Based Semantic Analysis
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston (USA), Series: The Kluwer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science, Vol. 514, 1999
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1998

W. Minker
Speech Understanding for Spoken Language Systems - Portability Across Domains and Languages
Hänsel-Hohenhausen, Frankfurt/Main (Germany), Series: Deutsche Hochschulschriften, Num. 2569, 1998
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Book Chapters

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S. Ultes, A. Schmitt and W. Minker
Analysis of Temporal Features for Interaction Quality Estimation
Dialogues with Social Robots: Enablements, Analyses, and Evaluation, Springer Singapore, Singapore, pp. 367--379, 2017
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L. Pragst, S. Ultes and W. Minker
Recurrent Neural Network Interaction Quality Estimation
Dialogues with Social Robots: Enablements, Analyses, and Evaluation, Springer Singapore, Singapore, pp. 381--393, 2017
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2016

R. Sergienko, T. Gasanova, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Collectives of Term Weighting Methods for Natural Language Call Routing
Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics, Springer International Publishing Switzerland, Series: Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, pp. 99-110, January 2016
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G. Pruvost, T. Heinroth, Y. Bellik and W. Minker
User Interaction Adaptation Within Ambient Environments
Next Generation Intelligent Environments, Springer, pp. 221--263, 2016
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S. Ultes, H. Dikme and W. Minker
Dialogue Management for User-Centered Adaptive Dialogue
Situated Dialog in Speech-Based Human-Computer Interaction, Springer, Cham, pp. 51--61, 2016
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2015

S. Ultes, M. Platero Sánchez, A. Schmitt and W. Minker
Analysis of an Extended Interaction Quality Corpus
Natural Language Dialog Systems and Intelligent Assistants, Springer International Publishing, pp. 41-52, 2015
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2014

S. Ultes, R. ElChabb and W. Minker
Application and Evaluation of a Conditioned Hidden Markov Model for Estimating Interaction Quality of Spoken Dialogue Systems
Natural Interaction with Robots, Knowbots and Smartphones: Putting Spoken Dialog Systems into Practice, Springer New York, New York, NY, pp. 303--312, 2014
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2011

G. Pruvost, T. Heinroth, Y. Bellik and W. Minker
User Interaction Adaptation within Ambient Environments
Springer, Boston (USA), In: Next Generation Intelligent Environments: Ambient Adaptive Systems, Chapter 5, pp. 153-194, 2011
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2010

H. Hofmann, S. Sakti, R. Isotani, H. Kawai, S. Nakamura and W. Minker
Sequence-Based Pronunciation Modeling Using a Noisy-Channel Approach
Spoken Dialogue Systems for Ambient Environments, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6392, pp. 156-162, 2010
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T. Herbig, F. Gerl and W. Minker
Detection of Unknown Speakers in an Unsupervised Speech Controlled System
Spoken Dialogue Systems for Ambient Environments, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6392, pp. 25-35, 2010
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T. Herbig, F. Gerl and W. Minker
Evaluation of two Approaches for Speaker Specific Speech Recognition
Spoken Dialogue Systems for Ambient Environments, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6392, pp. 36-47, 2010
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A. Schmitt, T. Polzehl and W. Minker
Facing Reality: Simulating Deployment of Anger Recognition in IVR Systems
Spoken Dialogue Systems for Ambient Environments, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6392, pp. 122-131, 2010
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2009

Z. Kayikci, D. Zaykovskiy, H. Markert, W. Minker and G. Palm
Distributed Architecture for Speech Controlled Systems Based on Associative Memories
Wiley-VCH, Weinheim (Germany), In: Mathematical Analysis of Evolution, Information, and Complexity, pp. 197-217, 2009
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W. Minker and M. Weber
Introduction
Springer, Boston (USA), In: Advanced Intelligent Environments, Series: Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, Chapter 1, 2009
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A. Albalate, W. Minker, R. Pieraccini and D. Suendermann
Current Applications of Unsupervised Machine Learning
Wiley-VCH, Weinheim (Germany), In: Mathematical Analysis of Evolution, Information, and Complexity, pp. 219-241, 2009
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W. Minker, T. Heinroth, P. Strauss and D. Zaykovskiy
Interaction in intelligent environments
Elsevier, In: Human-Centric Interfaces for Ambient Intelligence, Chapter 18, 2009
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F. Néel and W. Minker
Speech in Human-Machine Communication
Wiley ISTE (USA), In: Spoken Language Processing, 2009
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2008

W. Minker, J. Pittermann, A. Pittermann, P. Strauss and D. Bühler
Intelligent and Empathic Speech Interfaces
Nova Science Publishers, Inc., Hauppauge, NY (USA), In: Speech Communication at the Leading Edge, pp. 71-105, 2008
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L. Dybkjær and W. Minker
Preface
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Recent Trends in Discourse and Dialogue, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 39, pp. ix-x, 2008
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E. André, L. Dybkjær, W. Minker, H. Neumann, R. Pieraccini and M. Weber
Preface
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), In: Perception in Multimodal Dialogue Systems, Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 5078, pp. v, 2008
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L. Dybkjær and W. Minker
Trends and Challenges in Discourse and Dialogue
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Recent Trends in Discourse and Dialogue, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 39, pp. xvii-xxxi, 2008
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2007

L. Dybkjær, H. Hemsen and W. Minker
Introduction
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Evaluation of Text and Speech Systems, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 37, pp. vi-xxiii, 2007
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L. Dybkjær, H. Hemsen and W. Minker
Preface
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Evaluation of Text and Speech Systems, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 37, pp. ix-x, 2007
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N. Bernsen, L. Dybkjær and W. Minker
Spoken Dialogue Systems Evaluation
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Evaluation of Text and Speech Systems, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, pp. 187-219, 2007
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2006

E. André, L. Dybkjær, W. Minker and M. Weber
Preface
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), In: Perception and Interactive Technologies, Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4021, pp. v-vi, 2006
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A. Berton, D. Bühler and W. Minker
SmartKom-Mobile Car: User Interaction with Mobile Services in a Car Environment
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), In: SmartKom: Foundations of Multi-Modal Dialogue Systems, Series: Cognitive Technologies, pp. 523-541, 2006
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2005

W. Minker, D. Bühler and L. Dybkjær
Introduction
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Spoken Multimodal Human-Computer Dialogue in Mobile Environments, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 28, pp. xxi-xxviii, 2005
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W. Minker, D. Bühler and L. Dybkjær
Preface
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Spoken Multimodal Human-Computer Dialogue in Mobile Environments, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 28, pp. xi-xii, 2005
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D. Bühler and W. Minker
A Reasoning Component for Information-Seeking and Planning Dialogues
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Spoken Multimodal Human-Computer Dialogue in Mobile Environments, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 28, pp. 77-91, 2005
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W. Minker, U. Haiber, P. Heisterkamp and S. Scheible
Design, Implementation and Evaluation of the SENECA Spoken Language Dialogue System
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Spoken Multimodal Human-Computer Dialogue in Mobile Environments, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 28, pp. 287-310, 2005
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L. Dybkjær, N. Bernsen and W. Minker
Overview on Multi-Modal Spoken Dialogue Systems Evaluation
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Spoken Multimodal Human-Computer Dialogue in Mobile Environments, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 28, pp. 221-246, 2005
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D. Bühler and W. Minker
The SmartKom Mobile Car Prototype System for Flexible Human-Machine Communication
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), In: Spoken Multimodal Human-Computer Dialogue in Mobile Environments, Series: Text, Speech and Language Technology, Vol. 28, pp. 185-202, 2005
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2004

E. André, L. Dybkjær, P. Heisterkamp and W. Minker
Preface
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), In: Affective Dialogue Systems, Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 3068, pp. v-vi, 2004
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2002

F. Néel and W. Minker
Parole et Communication Homme-Machine
Hermès, Paris (France), In: Traitement Automatique du Langage Parlé, pp. 181-216, 2002
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2001

G. Lazzari, R. Frederking and W. Minker
Speaker/Language Identification, Speech Translation
Instituti Editoriali e Poligrafici Internazionali, Pisa (Italy), In: Multilingual Information Management: Current Levels and Future Abilities, Chapter 7, 2001
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2000

W. Minker
Beiträge zu Lexikon der Neurowissenschaft
Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), In: Contribution to Lexical Entries, 2000
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1999

F. Néel and W. Minker
Multimodal Interactive Speech Systems
Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (Germany), In: Computational Models of Speech Pattern Processing, Series: NATO ASI Series F, Vol. 169, pp. 404-430, 1999
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1998

F. Néel, G. Chollet, L. Lamel, W. Minker and A. Constantinescu
Reconnaissance et Compréhension de la Parole: Évaluation et Applications
AUPELF-UREF, Paris (France), In: Fondements et perspectives en traitement automatique de la parole, pp. 331-367, 1998
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G. Lazzari, R. Frederking and W. Minker
Speaker/Language Identification, Speech Translation
National Science Foundation, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (USA)- European Commission's Language Engineering Office, In: Multilingual Information Management: Current Levels and Future Abilities, Chapter 7, 1998
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Edited Proceedings

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W. Minker, M. Weber, H. Hagras, V. Callaghan and A. Kameas (Eds.)
Proceedings of the 3rd IET International Conference on Intelligent Environments
Institute of Electrical Engineering (IET), 2007
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2006

L. Dybkjær and W. Minker (Eds.)
Statistical Methods and Evaluation in Discourse and Dialogue
Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), Series: Language Resources and Evaluation, Special Issue, Vol. 40, Num. 1, 2006
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2005

L. Dybkjær and W. Minker (Eds.)
6th SIGdial Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue
Omnipress, Madison, Wisconsin (USA), 2005
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2002

E. André, L. Dybkjær, P. Heisterkamp and W. Minker (Eds.)
ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop (ITRW) on Multi-Modal Dialogue in Mobile Environments
ISCA-SIGDIAL, Irsee (Germany), 2002
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Journal Articles

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R. Sergienko, M. Shan, W. Minker and E. Semenkin
Topic Categorization Based on Collectives of Term Weighting Methods for Natural Language Call Routing
Journal of Siberian Federal University. Mathematics & Physics, Num. 2, pp. 235-245, June 2016
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A. Spirina, M. Sidorov, R. Sergienko, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Human-Human Task-oriented Conversations Corpus for Interaction Quality Modeling
Bulletin of Siberian State Aerospace University, Vol. 17, Num. 1, pp. 84-90, March 2016
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M. Sidorov, W. Minker and E. Semenkin
Speech-based Emotion Recognition and Speaker Identification: Static vs. Dynamic Mode of Speech Representation
Journal of Siberian Federal University. Mathematics & Physics, 2016
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2015

A. Spirina, A. Schmitt, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Interaction Quality in Human-Human Conversations: Problems and Possible Solutions
Journal of Siberian Federal University. Mathematics & Physics., Vol. 8, Num. 2, pp. 217-223, May 2015
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R. Sergienko, M. Shan, A. Khan, T. Gasanova and W. Minker
Feature selection for text classification based on constraints for term weights
Bulletin of Siberian State Aerospace University, Vol. 16, Num. 1, pp. 119-123, 2015
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2014

S. Ultes and W. Minker
Managing adaptive spoken dialogue for Intelligent Environments
Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments, Vol. 6, Num. 5, pp. 523--539, August 2014
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2013

R. Sergienko, W. Minker, E. Semenkin and T. Gasanova
Call Routing Problem Solving Method Based on a New Term Relevance Estimation
Program Products and Systems, Num. 1, pp. 90-93, March 2013
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T. Gasanova, R. Sergienko, W. Minker and E. Zhukov
A New Method for Natural Language Call Routing Problem Solving
Bulletin of Siberian State Aerospace University named after academician M.F. Reshetnev, Num. 4, 2013
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M. Sidorov, S. Zablotskiy, W. Minker and E. Semenkin
Emotion recognition and speaker identification from speech
Bulletin of Siberian State Aerospace University named after academician M.F. Reshetnev, Vol. 4, Num. 50, pp. 139-144, 2013
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S. Ultes and W. Minker
Interaction Quality: A Review
Bulletin of Siberian State Aerospace University named after academician M.F. Reshetnev, Num. 4, pp. 153--156, 2013
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T. Gasanova, R. Sergienko, W. Minker and E. Semenkin
Text Categirization by Coevolutionary Genetic Algorithm
Bulletin of Siberian State Aerospace University named after academician M.F. Reshetnev, Num. 4, pp. 104-108, 2013
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2012

H. Hofmann, S. Sakti, C. Hori, H. Kashioka, S. Nakamura and W. Minker
Sequence-based Pronunciation Variation Modeling for Spontaneous ASR Using a Noisy Channel Approach
The Journal of The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers, Vol. E95-D, Num. 8, August 2012
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T. Herbig, F. Gerl and W. Minker
Self-Learning Speaker Identification for Enhanced Speech Recognition
Computer Speech and Language, Vol. 26, Num. 3, pp. 210-227, June 2012
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M. Sidorov, S. Zablotskiy, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Evolutionary Design of Neural Networks for Forecasting of Financial Time Series
Bulletin of Siberian State Aerospace University named after academician M.F. Reshetnev, Vol. 4, Num. 44, pp. 106-110, 2012
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K. Zablotskaya, S. Zablotskiy, F. Fernández-Martínez and W. Minker
Language Style Matching and Verbal Intelligence
Bulletin of Siberian State Aerospace University named after academician M.F. Reshetnev. In Press, 2012
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S. Ultes, A. Schmitt, R. ElChabb and W. Minker
Statistical Modeling of Interaction Quality in Spoken Dialogue Systems: A Comparison of (Conditioned) Hidden-Markov-Model-based Classifiers vs. Support Vector Machines
Bulletin of Siberian State Aerospace University named after academician M.F. Reshetnev, 2012
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H. Hagras, C. Wagner, A. Kameas, C. Goumopoulos, A. Meliones, L. Seremeti, Y. Bellik, G. Pruvost, T. Heinroth and W. Minker
Symbiotic Ecologies in Next Generation Ambient Intelligent Environments
International Journal of Next-Generation Computing, Vol. 3, Num. 1, 2012
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F. Fernández-Martínez, K. Zablotskaya and W. Minker
Text Categorization Methods for Automatic Estimation of Verbal Intelligence
Expert Systems with Applications, Vol. 39, Num. 10, pp. 9807-9820, 2012
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2011

A. Albalate, W. Minker and D. Suendermann
On Cluster Validation for Detecting the number of Clusters in a Dataset
International Journal on Artificial Intelligent Tools (IJAIT), Vol. 20, Num. 5, pp. 13, October 2011
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T. Herbig, F. Gerl, W. Minker and R. Haeb-Umbach
Adaptive Systems for Unsupervised Speaker Tracking and Speech Recognition
Evolving Systems, Vol. 2, Num. 3, pp. 199-214, August 2011
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T. Heinroth, A. Kameas, G. Pruvost, L. Seremeti, Y. Bellik and W. Minker
Human-Computer Interaction in Next Generation Ambient Intelligent Environments
Intelligent Decision Technologies - Special Issue on Knowledge-based environments and services in HCI, Vol. 5, Num. 1, pp. 31--46, 2011
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2010

K. Zablotskaya, S. Walter, S. Zablotskiy and W. Minker
Determination of Variables Significance Using Esimations of the First-Oder Partial Derivative
Scientific Journal of Siberian State Aerospace University named after academician M.F. Reshetnev, Vol. 5(31), pp. 30-33, December 2010
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S. Zablotskiy, T. Müller and W. Minker
Estimation of Radio Signal Quality Degradation by Means of Neural Network and Non-Parametric Regression Model
Scientific Journal of Siberian State Aerospace University named after academician M.F. Reshetnev, Vol. 5(31), pp. 33-36, December 2010
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M. Bezold and W. Minker
A Framework for Adapting Interactive Systems to User Behavior
Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments, Vol. 2, Num. 4, pp. 369--387, 2010
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J. Pittermann, A. Pittermann and W. Minker
Emotion Recognition and Adaptation in Spoken Dialogue Systems
International Journal of Speech Technology, Vol. 13, Num. 1, pp. 49--60, 2010
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2009

W. Minker, J. Pittermann, A. Pittermann, P. Strauss and D. Bühler
Challenges in Speech-Based Human-Computer Interfaces
International Journal of Speech Technology, Vol. 10, Num. 2, pp. 109-119, 2009
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A. Schmitt, D. Zaykovskiy and W. Minker
Speech Recognition for Mobile Devices
International Journal of Speech Technology, Vol. 11, Num. 2, pp. 63--72, 2009
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W. Minker, R. López-Cózar Delgado and M. McTear
The role of spoken language dialogue interaction in intelligent environments
Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments, Vol. 1, Num. 1, pp. 31-36, 2009
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2007

J. Pittermann, A. Pittermann and W. Minker
Design and Implementation of Adaptive Dialogue Strategies for Speech-based Interfaces
Journal of Ubiquitous Computing and Intelligence, Vol. 1, Num. 2, pp. 145-152, December 2007
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2006

L. Dybkjær and W. Minker
Introduction to Special Issue on Data Resources, Evaluation, and Dialogue Interaction
Language Resources and Evaluation, Special Issue, Springer, Dordrecht (The Netherlands), Vol. 40, Num. 1, pp. 1-4, 2006
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2005

C. Beuschel, W. Minker and D. Bühler
Hidden Markov Modeling for Semantic Analysis - On the Combination of Different Decoding Strategies
International Journal of Speech Technology, Vol. 8, pp. 295-305, 2005
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D. Bühler and W. Minker
Mobile Multimodality - Design and Development of the SmartKom Companion
International Journal of Speech Technology, Vol. 8, Num. 2, pp. 193-202, 2005
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2004

L. Dybkjær, N. Bernsen and W. Minker
Evaluation and Usability of Multimodal Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
Speech Communication, Vol. 43, Num. 1--2, pp. 33-54, 2004
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W. Minker
Introducing Syntax Information in a Stochastically-Based Case Grammar Parser
International Journal of Speech Technology, Vol. 7, pp. 45-54, 2004
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W. Minker, U. Haiber, P. Heisterkamp and S. Scheible
The Seneca Spoken Language Dialogue System
Speech Communication, Vol. 43, Num. 1--2, pp. 89-102, 2004
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2002

W. Minker and F. Néel
Développement des technologies vocales
Le Travail Humain, Vol. 65, Num. 3, pp. 261-288, 2002
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W. Minker and F. Néel
Handling knowledge sources in human-machine interaction
International Journal of Speech Technology, Vol. 5, Num. 2, pp. 171-188, 2002
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W. Minker and P. Regel-Brietzmann
SmartKom - Intuitive Multimodal Human-Machine Communication
ElsNews, Vol. 11, Num. 3, pp. 8, 2002
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2001

W. Minker
Problèmes d'évaluation dans le domaine de la communication orale homme-machine
Technique et Science Informatiques, Vol. 15, Num. 1, 2001
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W. Minker
Robustness and Portability Issues in Multilingual Speech Processing
Machine Translation, Vol. 16, Num. 2, pp. 109-126, 2001
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2000

L. Lamel, W. Minker and P. Paroubek
Towards Best Practice in the Development and Evaluation of Speech Recognition Components of a Spoken Language Dialogue System
Natural Language Engineering, Vol. 6, Num. 3-4, pp. 305-322, 2000
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1999

W. Minker
Design Considerations for Knowledge Source Representations of a Stochastically-based Natural Language Understanding Component
Speech Communication, Vol. 28, Num. 2, pp. 141-154, 1999
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W. Minker
Stochastically-based semantic analysis for ARISE - Automatic Railway Information Systems for Europe
Grammars, Vol. 2, Num. 2, pp. 127-147, 1999
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W. Minker, M. Gavaldà and A. Waibel
Stochastically-based Semantic Analysis for Machine Translation
Computer Speech and Language, Vol. 13, Num. 1, pp. 177-194, 1999
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W. Minker
The Role of Evaluation in the Development of Spoken Language Systems
International Journal of Speech Technology, Vol. 3, Num. 1, pp. 5-14, 1999
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1998

W. Minker
Compréhension de la parole spontanée: grammaire robuste et analyse portable
Cahier d'etudes et de recherches francophones, Vol. 1, Num. 2, pp. 142-150, 1998
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W. Minker
Compréhension vocale - une technologie pour demain
OFIL - La tribune des industries de la langue et de l'information electronique, Num. 27--28, 1998
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W. Minker
Stochastic versus Rule-based Speech Understanding for Information Retrieval
Speech Communication, Vol. 25, Num. 4, pp. 223-247, 1998
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Conference Contributions

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N. Rach, W. Minker and S. Ultes
Interaction Quality Estimation Using Long Short-Term Memories
Proceedings of the 18th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGDIAL), ACL, Saarbrücken, Germany, August 2017
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J. Miehle, I. Bagci, W. Minker and S. Ultes
A Social Companion and Conversation Partner for Elderly
Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop On Spoken Dialogue Systems (IWSDS), Farmington, USA, June 2017
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L. Pragst, W. Minker and S. Ultes
Exploring the Applicability of Elaborateness and Indirectness in Dialogue Management
Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop On Spoken Dialogue Systems (IWSDS), Farmington, USA, June 2017
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S. Ultes, J. Miehle and W. Minker
On the Applicability of a User Satisfaction-based Reward for Dialogue Policy Learning
Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop On Spoken Dialogue Systems (IWSDS), Farmington, USA, June 2017
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N. Rach, W. Minker and S. Ultes
Towards an Argumentative Dialogue System
Proceedings of 17th Workshop on Computational Models of Natural Argument (CMNA'17), London, UK, June 2017
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2016

L. Pragst, J. Miehle, S. Ultes and W. Minker
Automatic Modification of Communication Style in Dialogue Management
Proceedings of the INLG 2016 Workshop on Computational Creativity in Natural Language Generation, Association for Computational Linguistics, Edinburgh, UK, pp. 36--40, September 2016
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J. Miehle, K. Yoshino, L. Pragst, S. Ultes, S. Nakamura and W. Minker
Cultural Communication Idiosyncrasies in Human-Computer Interaction
Proceedings of the 17th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGDIAL), Association for Computational Linguistics, Los Angeles, USA, pp. 74–79, September 2016
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O. Akhtiamov, R. Sergienko and W. Minker
An Approach to off-Talk Detection based on Text Classification within an Automatic Spoken Dialogue System
Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics (ICINCO 2016), Lisbon, Portugal, Vol. 2, pp. 288-293, July 2016
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R. Sergienko, M. Shan and W. Minker
A Comparative Study of Text Preprocessing Approaches for Topic Detection of User Utterances
Proceedings of the 10th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2016), Portorož (Slovenia), pp. 1826-1831, May 2016
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M. Sidorov, A. Schmitt, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Could Speaker, Gender or Age Awareness be beneficial in Speech-based Emotion Recognition?
Proceedings of the 10th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2016), Portorož (Slovenia), May 2016
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F. Nothdurft, P. Bercher, G. Behnke and W. Minker
User Involvement in Collaborative Decision-Making Dialog Systems
Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop On Spoken Dialogue Systems (IWSDS), Saariselkä, Finland, January 2016
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J. Kraus, F. Nothdurft, P. Hock, D. Scholz, W. Minker and M. Baumann
Human After All: Effects of Mere Presence and Social Interaction of a Humanoid Robot as a Co-Driver in Automated Driving
Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications Adjunct, pp. 129--134, 2016
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L. Wanner, J. Blat, S. Dasiopoulou, M. Domínguez, G. Llorach, S. Mille, F. Sukno, E. Kamateri, I. Kompatsiaris, S. Vrochidis, E. André, F. Lingenfels, G. Mehlmann, A. Stam, L. Stellingwerff, L. Lamel, B. Vieru, W. Minker, L. Pragst and S. Ultes
Towards a Multimedia Knowledge-Based Agent with Social Competence and Human Interaction Capabilities
Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Multimedia Analysis and Retrieval for Multimodal Interaction, pp. 21--26, 2016
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F. Nothdurft, F. Honold and W. Minker
Temporal and Spatial Design of Explanations in a Multimodal System
HCI International 2016, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Toronto, Canada, Series: Communications in Computer and Information Science, 2016
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2015

S. Ultes, M. Kraus, A. Schmitt and W. Minker
Quality-adaptive Spoken Dialogue Initiative Selection And Implications On Reward Modelling
Proceedings of the 16th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGDIAL), ACL, Prague, Czech Republic, pp. 374--383, September 2015
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S. Zablotskiy and W. Minker
Sub-word language modeling for Russian LVCSR
Proceedings of the 17th International Conference, SPECOM, Athens, Greece, September 2015
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L. Pragst, S. Ultes, M. Kraus and W. Minker
Adaptive Dialogue Management in the KRISTINA Project for Multicultural Health Care Applications
Proceedings of the 19thWorkshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue (SEMDIAL), Gothenburg, Sweden, pp. 202--203, August 2015
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M. Sidorov, E. Sopov, I. Ivanov and W. Minker
Feature and Decision Level Audio-Visual Data Fusion in Emotion Recognition Problem
Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics (ICINCO), Colmar, France, July 2015
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M. Sidorov, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Unconstrained Global Optimization: A Benchmark Comparison of Population-based Algorithms
Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics (ICINCO), Colmar, France, July 2015
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P. Bercher, F. Richter, T. Hoernle, T. Geier, D. Höller, G. Behnke, F. Nothdurft, F. Honold, W. Minker, M. Weber and S. Biundo
A Planning-based Assistance System for Setting Up a Home Theater
Proceedings of the 29th National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2015), {AAAI Press}, 2015
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G. Behnke, M. Schiller, D. Ponomaryov, F. Nothdurft, P. Bercher, W. Minker, B. Glimm and S. Biundo
A Unified Knowledge Base for Companion-Systems - A Case Study in Mixed-Initiative Planning
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Companion Technology (ISCT 2015), 2015
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F. Nothdurft, S. Ultes and W. Minker
Finding Appropriate Interaction Strategies for Proactive Dialogue Systems---An Open Quest
Proc. of the 2nd European and the 5th Nordic Symposium on Multimodal Communication 2014, LiU Electronic Press, Tartu, Estonia, pp. 73--80, 2015
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M. Glodek, F. Honold, T. Geier, G. Krell, F. Nothdurft, S. Reuter, F. Schüssel, T. Hoernle, K. Dietmayer, W. Minker, S. Biundo, M. Weber, G. Palm and F. Schwenker
Fusion paradigms in cognitive technical systems for human–computer interaction
Neurocomputing, Vol. 161, pp. 17-37, 2015
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F. Nothdurft and W. Minker
User Involvement in Mixed-initiative Planning
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Companion Technology (ISCT 2015), pp. 37-43, 2015
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F. Nothdurft, G. Behnke, P. Bercher, S. Biundo and W. Minker
The Interplay of User-Centered Dialog Systems and AI Planning
Proceedings of the 16th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGDIAL), Association for Computational Linguistics, Prague, Czech Republic, pp. 344–353, 2015
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2014

M. Sidorov and W. Minker
Emotion Recognition and Depression Diagnosis by Acoustic and Visual Features: A Multimodal Approach
Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Audio/Visual Emotion Challenge (AVEC), Orlando, Florida, USA, pp. 81-86, November 2014
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M. Sidorov and W. Minker
Emotion Recognition in Real-world Conditions with Acoustic and Visual Features
Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI), Istanbul, Turkey, pp. 521-524, November 2014
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W. Minker, E. Semenkin, R. Sergienko, R. Lüker and A. Voroshilova
Scientific cooperation between Ulm University and Siberian State Aerospace University
Reshetnev's Readings, Krasnoyarsk, Russian Federation, Vol. 2, pp. 489-491, November 2014
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T. Gasanova, R. Sergienko, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Dimension Reduction with Coevolutionary Genetic Algorithm for Text Classification
Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics (ICINCO), Vienna University of Technology, Austria, Vol. 1, pp. 215-222, September 2014
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M. Sidorov, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Multi-agent Cooperative Algorithms of Global Optimization
Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics (ICINCO), Vienna, Austria, Vol. 1, pp. 259-265, September 2014
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M. Sidorov, K. Brester, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Speaker State Recognition with Neural Network-based Classification and Self-adaptive Heuristic Feature Selection
Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics (ICINCO), Vienna, Austria, Vol. 1, pp. 699-703, September 2014
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R. Sergienko, T. Gasanova, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Text Categorization Methods Application for Natural Language Call Routing
Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics - ICINCO 2014, Vienna, Austria, Vol. 2, pp. 827-831, September 2014
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F. Nothdurft, F. Honold, K. Zablotskaya, D. Amr and W. Minker
Application of Verbal Intelligence in Dialog Systems for Multimodal Interaction
Series: 10th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, July 2014
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S. Ultes and W. Minker
Interaction Quality Estimation in Spoken Dialogue Systems Using Hybrid-HMMs
Proceedings of the 15th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGDIAL), Association for Computational Linguistics, Philadelphia, PA, USA, pp. 208--217, June 2014
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T. Gasanova, R. Sergienko, S. Akhmedova, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Opinion Mining and Topic Categorization with Novel Term Weighting
Proceedings of the 5th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis, Association for Computational Linguistics, Baltimore, Maryland, USA., pp. 84–89, June 2014
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K. Brester, E. Semenkin, M. Sidorov and W. Minker
Self-adaptive Multi-objective Genetic Algorithms for Feature Selection
International Conference on Engineering and Applied Sciences Optimization (OPT-i), Kos Island, Greece, June 2014
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S. Ultes, H. Dikme and W. Minker
First Insight into Quality-Adaptive Dialogue
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Reykjavik, Iceland, pp. 246--251, May 2014
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M. Sidorov, K. Brester, W. Minker and E. Semenkin
Speech-Based Emotion Recognition: Feature Selection by Self-Adaptive Multi-Criteria Genetic Algorithm
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Reykjavik, Iceland, pp. 3481-3485, May 2014
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F. Nothdurft and W. Minker
Justification and Transparency Explanations in Dialogue Systems to Maintain Human-Computer Trust
Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop On Spoken Dialogue Systems (IWSDS), Springer, Napa, California, USA, January 2014
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F. Honold, P. Bercher, F. Richter, F. Nothdurft, T. Geier, R. Barth, T. Hoernle, F. Schüssel, S. Reuter, M. Rau, G. Bertrand, B. Seegebarth, P. Kurzok, B. Schattenberg, W. Minker, M. Weber and S. Biundo
Companion-Technology: Towards User- and Situation-Adaptive Functionality of Technical Systems
10th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE 2014), IEEE, pp. 378--381, 2014
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H. Hofmann, M. Hermanutz, V. Tobisch, U. Ehrlich, A. Berton and W. Minker
Evaluation of In-Car SDS Notification Concepts for Incoming Proactive Events
International Workshop on Spoken Dialog Systems 2014, Napa, USA, 2014
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F. Nothdurft, F. Richter and W. Minker
Probabilistic Human-Computer Trust Handling
Proceedings of the 15th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGDIAL), Association for Computational Linguistics, Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A., pp. 51--59, 2014
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2013

T. Gasanova, R. Sergienko, W. Minker, E. Semenkin and E. Zhukov
A Semi-supervised Approach for Natural Language Call Routing
Proceedings of the SIGDIAL 2013 Conference, pp. 344-348, August 2013
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S. Ultes and W. Minker
Improving Interaction Quality Recognition Using Error Correction
Proceedings of the SIGDIAL 2013 Conference, Association for Computational Linguistics, Metz, France, pp. 122--126, August 2013
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F. Honold, F. Schüssel, M. Weber, F. Nothdurft, G. Bertrand and W. Minker
Context Models for Adaptive Dialogs and Multimodal Interaction
Series: Intelligent Environments, July 2013
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S. Ultes and W. Minker
HIS-OwlSpeak: A Model-driven Dialogue Manager With Multiple Control Modes
Intelligent Environments (IE), 2013 9th International Conference on, pp. 108--115, July 2013
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M. Sidorov, A. Schmitt, S. Zablotskiy and W. Minker
Survey of Automated Speaker Identification Methods
Proceedings of the Intelligent Environments Conference (IE), Athens, Greece, pp. 236-239, July 2013
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S. Ultes, A. Schmitt and W. Minker
On Quality Ratings for Spoken Dialogue Systems -- Experts vs. Users
Proceedings of the 2013 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, Association for Computational Linguistics, Atlanta, Georgia, pp. 569--578, June 2013
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S. Ultes, R. ElChabb, A. Schmitt and W. Minker
JaCHMM: A Java-Based Conditioned Hidden Markov Model Library
IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2013, Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada, pp. 3213--3217, May 2013
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H. Lang, M. Klepsch, F. Nothdurft, T. Seufert and W. Minker
Are Computers Still Social Actors?
CHI '13 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paris, France, Series: CHI EA '13, pp. 859–864, 2013
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F. Nothdurft, H. Lang, M. Klepsch and W. Minker
Bases of human-computer trust and explanations
CHI '13 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paris, France, Series: CHI EA '13, pp. 1737--1742, 2013
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F. Nothdurft, T. Heinroth and W. Minker
The Impact of Explanation Dialogues on Human-Computer Trust
Human-Computer Interaction. Users and Contexts of Use, Springer, pp. 59--67, 2013
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2012

G. Bertrand, F. Nothdurft and W. Minker
"What Do You Want to Do Next?" Providing the User with More Freedom in Adaptive Spoken Dialogue Systems
Intelligent Environments (IE), 2012 8th International Conference on, pp. 290 - 296, June 2012
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F. Nothdurft, G. Bertrand, H. Lang and W. Minker
Adaptive Explanation Architecture for Maintaining Human-Computer Trust
36th Annual IEEE Computer Software and Applications Conference, Izmir, Series: COMPSAC, June 2012
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H. Hofmann, U. Ehrlich, A. Berton and W. Minker
Speech Interaction with the Internet - A User Study
Intelligent Environments, Guanajuato, Mexico, June 2012
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S. Ultes, A. Schmitt and W. Minker
Towards Quality-Adaptive Spoken Dialogue Management
NAACL-HLT Workshop on Future directions and needs in the Spoken Dialog Community: Tools and Data (SDCTD 2012), Association for Computational Linguistics, Montreal, Canada, pp. 49--52, June 2012
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A. Schmitt, S. Ultes and W. Minker
A Parameterized and Annotated Spoken Dialog Corpus of the CMU Let's Go Bus Information System
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Istanbul, Turkey, pp. 3369--3373, May 2012
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S. Zablotskiy, A. Shvets, M. Sidorov, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Speech and Language Resources for LVCSR of Russian
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Istanbul, Turkey, pp. 3374-3377, May 2012
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H. Lang and W. Minker
A Collaborative Web-based Help-System
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics, ACM, New York, NY, USA, Craiova, Romania, Series: WIMS '12, pp. 60:1--60:5, 2012
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T. Heinroth, M. Grotz, F. Nothdurft and W. Minker
Adaptive Speech Recognition for Intuitive Model-based Spoken Dialogues
Proceedings of the Eighth Conference on International Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'12), 2012
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K. Zablotskaya, F. Fernández-Martínez and W. Minker
Estimating Adaptation of Dialogue Partners with Different Verbal Intelligence
13th annual SIGdial Meeting on Discourse and Dialogue, 2012
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K. Zablotskaya, F. Fernández-Martínez and W. Minker
Investigating Verbal Intelligence using the TF-IDF Approach
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2012), 2012
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K. Zablotskaya, U. Rahim, F. Fernández-Martínez and W. Minker
Relating Dominance of Dialogue Participants with their Verbal Intelligence Scores
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2012), 2012
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H. Lang, M. Klepsch, F. Nothdurft, T. Seufert and W. Minker
The Influence of Proactivity on Interactive Help Agents
SouthCHI 2013, Springer, Maribor, Slovenia, Series: Human Factors in Computing and Informatics, pp. 748--767, 2012
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F. Nothdurft and W. Minker
Using Multimodal Resources for Explanation Approaches in Technical Systems
Proceedings of the Eighth Conference on International Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'12), 2012
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2011

F. Nothdurft and W. Minker
Explanation Architecture for Companion Systems
2011 IEEE Jordan Conference on Applied Electrical Engineering and Computing Technologies (AEECT 2011), Amman, Jordan, December 2011
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M. Elmahdy, M. Hasegawa-Johnson, E. Mustafawi, R. Duwairi and W. Minker
Challenges and Techniques for Dialectal Arabic Speech Recognition and Machine Translation
Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum, Doha, Qatar, November 2011
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G. Bertrand, F. Nothdurft, W. Minker, S. Walter and H. Traue
Adapting Dialogue to User Emotion - A Wizard-of-Oz study for adaptation strategies
Proceedings of the Paralinguistic Information and its Integration in Spoken Dialogue Systems Workshop, Springer, Granada (Spain), September 2011
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S. Ultes, A. Schmitt and W. Minker
Attention, Sobriety Checkpoint! Can Humans Determine by Means of Voice, if Someone is Drunk... and can Automatic Classifiers Compete?
Proc. of the 12th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association, Florence, Italy, pp. 3221--3224, August 2011
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T. Heinroth, S. Koleva and W. Minker
Topic Switching Strategies for Spoken Dialogue Systems
Proc. of the 12th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association, Florence (Italy), August 2011
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A. Schmitt, A. Zgorzelski and W. Minker
Tackling a Shilly-Shally Classifier for Predicting Task Success in Spoken Dialogue Interaction
Proc. of the International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (ICSLP), Florence (Italy), August 2011
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A. Albalate, W. Minker and A. Suchindranath
An Approach to Semi-Supervised Classification using the Hungarian Algorithm
3rd International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART), Rome. Italy, July 2011
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M. Elmahdy, R. Gruhn, S. Abdennadher and W. Minker
Rapid Phonetic Transcription using Everyday Life Natural Chat Alphabet Orthography for Dialectal Arabic Speech Recognition
International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Prague, Czech Republic, May 2011
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T. Herbig, F. Gerl and W. Minker
Evolution of an Adaptive Unsupervised Speech Controlled System
IEEE Workshop on Evolving and Adaptive Intelligent Systems, EAIS-2011, Paris (France), April 2011
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T. Heinroth, D. Denich and W. Minker
A Multitasking Approach to Adaptive Spoken Dialogue Management
Proceedings of the HCI International 2011, 2011
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K. Zablotskaya, S. Zablotskiy, S. Walter and W. Minker
A Simple One-Way Analysis of Variance as a Way to Determine More Informative Features for Speech-Based User's Verbal Intelligence Estimation
14th International Conference on Speech and Computer (SPECOM2011), 2011
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S. Ultes, T. Heinroth, A. Schmitt and W. Minker
A Theoretical Framework for a User-Centered Spoken Dialog Manager
Proceedings of the Paralinguistic Information and its Integration in Spoken Dialogue Systems Workshop, Springer New York, New York, NY, Granada, Spain, pp. 241--246, 2011
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H. Lang, C. Mosch, B. Boegel, D. Benoit and W. Minker
An Avatar-Based Help System for Web-Portals
14th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, pp. 537-546, 2011
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S. Zablotskiy, K. Zablotskaya and W. Minker
Automatic Pre-processing of the Russian Text Corpora for Language Modeling
14th International Conference on Speech and Computer (SPECOM2011), 2011
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K. Zablotskaya, U. Rahim, S. Zablotskiy, S. Walter and W. Minker
Conversation Peculiarities of People with Different Verbal Intelligence
IWSDS 2011: Workshop on Paralinguistic Information and its Integration in Spoken Dialogue Systems, 2011
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F. Honold, F. Schüssel, M. Weber, F. Nothdurft, G. Bertrand and W. Minker
Ein Goal-basierter Ansatz für adaptive multimodale Systeme
Mensch und Computer, 2011
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S. Zablotskiy, T. Pitakrat, K. Zablotskaya and W. Minker
GMM Parameters Estimation by Means of EM and Genetic Algorithm
14th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, 2011
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K. Zablotskaya, M. Abbas, S. Zablotskiy, S. Walter and W. Minker
Measuring Verbal Intelligence using Linguistic Analysis
The 7th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, 2011
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S. Zablotskiy, T. Pitakrat, K. Zablotskaya and W. Minker
Optimal Operators of Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for GMM Parameter Estimation
Proceedings of the International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE'11), Nottingham, UK, pp. 61-65, 2011
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S. Zablotskiy, A. Shvets, E. Semenkin and W. Minker
Recognized Russian Syllables Concatenation by means of Co-Evolutionary Asymptotic Algorithm
14th International Conference on Speech and Computer (SPECOM2011), 2011
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A. Schmitt, B. Schatz and W. Minker
Modeling and Predicting Quality in Spoken Human-Computer Interaction
Proceedings of the SIGDIAL 2011 Conference, Association for Computational Linguistics, Portland, Oregon, USA, pp. 173--184, 2011
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2010

T. Herbig, F. Gerl and W. Minker
Simultaneous Speech Recognition and Speaker Identification
IEEE Workshop on Spoken Language Technology, SLT-2010, Berkeley, (California, U.S.A.), December 2010
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A. Albalate, D. Suendermann, A. Suchindranath and W. Minker
A Semi-Supervised Cluster-and-Label Approach for Utterance Classification
International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (Interspeech), Makuhari, Japan., September 2010
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M. Elmahdy, R. Gruhn, W. Minker and S. Abdennadher
Cross-Lingual Acoustic Modeling for Dialectal Arabic Speech Recognition
International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (Interspeech), Makuhari, Japan, September 2010
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A. Schmitt, M. Scholz, W. Minker, J. Liscombe and D. Suendermann
Is it Possible to Predict Task Completion in Automated Troubleshooters?
Proc. of the International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (ICSLP), Makuhari (Japan), September 2010
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A. Zgorzelski, A. Schmitt, T. Heinroth and W. Minker
Repair Strategies on Trial: Which Error Recovery Do Users Like Best?
Proc. of the International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (ICSLP), Makuhari (Japan), September 2010
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T. Herbig, F. Gerl and W. Minker
Speaker Tracking in an Unsupervised Speech Controlled System
Proc. of the International Conference on Speech and Language Processing, ICSLP-2010, Makuhari (Japan), September 2010
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A. Albalate, W. Minker and A. Suchindranath
A Semi-supervised Algorithm for Utterance Classification
International Workshop of on Human Computer Interaction and Ambient Intelligence (HCIAmI 2010), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, July 2010
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W. Minker and T. Heinroth
Advanced Spoken Dialogue Management in Adaptive and Trusted Ambient Ecologies
Keynote at the 5th International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Ambient Intelligence (AITAmI'10), July 2010
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T. Herbig, F. Gerl and W. Minker
Fast Adaptation of Speech and Speaker Characteristics for Enhanced Speech Recognition in Adverse Intelligent Environments
6th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, IE-2010, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), July 2010
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F. Nothdurft, G. Bertrand, T. Heinroth and W. Minker
GEEDI - Guards for Emotional and Explanatory DIalogues
6th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE'10), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), July 2010
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A. Schmitt, U. Tschaffon, T. Heinroth and W. Minker
Inter-Labeler Agreement for Anger Detection in Interactive Voice Response Systems
6th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE'10), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), July 2010
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T. Heinroth, D. Denich, A. Schmitt and W. Minker
Efficient Spoken Dialogue Domain Representation and Interpretation
Proceedings of the Seventh Conference on International Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'10), European Language Resources Association (ELRA), Valetta, Malta, May 2010
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A. Schmitt, T. Polzehl and W. Minker
Modeling A-Priori Likelihoods for Angry User Turns with Hidden Markov Models
Proc. of the Fifth International Conference on Speech Prosody, 2010. Speech Prosody 2010, Chicago, U.S.A., May 2010
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K. Zablotskaya, S. Walter and W. Minker
Speech Data Corpus for Verbal Intelligence Estimation
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), May 2010
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A. Schmitt, T. Polzehl, J. Liscombe and W. Minker
The Influence of the Utterance Length on the Recognition of Aged Voices
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Valetta, Malta, May 2010
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A. Schmitt, G. Bertrand, T. Heinroth, J. Liscombe and W. Minker
WITcHCRafT: A Workbench for Intelligent exploraTion of Human ComputeR conversaTions
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Valetta, Malta, May 2010
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J. Bidot, S. Biundo, T. Heinroth, W. Minker, F. Nothdurft and B. Schattenberg
Verbal Plan Explanations for Hybrid Planning
24th MKWI related PuK-Workshop: Planung/Scheduling und Konfigurieren/Entwerfen, Göttingen, February 2010
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H. Hofmann, S. Sakti, R. Isotani, H. Kawai, S. Nakamura and W. Minker
Improving Spontaneous English ASR Using a Joint-sequence Pronunciation Model
4th International Universal Communication Symposium (IUCS) 2010, Bejing, China, 2010
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K. Zablotskaya, M. Ahmed, S. Zablotskiy and W. Minker
Non-parametric Regression and Random Balance Method Modification for Determination of the Most Informative Features
The 6th International Conference on Intelligent Environments - IE'10, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2010
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S. Zablotskiy, K. Zablotskaya and W. Minker
Some Approaches for Russian Speech Recognition
The 6th International Conference on Intelligent Environments - IE'10, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2010
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A. Schmitt, W. Minker and N. Sharaf
Advances in the Witchcraft Workbench Project
Proceedings of the SIGDIAL 2010 Conference, Association for Computational Linguistics, Tokyo, Japan, pp. 261--264, 2010
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2009

D. Vásquez, G. Aradilla, R. Gruhn and W. Minker
A Hierarchical Structure for Modeling Inter and Intra Phonetic Information for Phoneme Recognition
IEEE Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding Workshop (ASRU), Merano, Italy, December 2009
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A. Kameas, C. Goumopoulos, H. Hagras, M. Gardner, T. Heinroth, W. Minker, A. Meliones, D. Economou, Y. Bellik and G. Pruvost
A Pervasive System Architecture that supports Adaptation using Agents and Ontologies
The 10th International Symposium on Pervasive Systems, Algorithms and Networks (I-SPAN), IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA, USA, pp. 148-153, December 2009
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D. Vásquez, G. Aradilla, R. Gruhn and W. Minker
Isolated Word Recognition Based on Inter and Intra Phonetic Classifiers
First International Workshop on Spoken Dialogue Systems (IWSDS), Kloster Irsee, Germany, December 2009
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Y. Bellik, A. Kameas, C. Goumopoulos, H. Hagras, T. Heinroth, G. Pruvost, A. Meliones, D. Economou, W. Minker and M. Gardner
Multidimensional Pervasive Adaptation into Ambient Intelligent Environments
DASC '09: Proceedings of the 2009 Eighth IEEE International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing, IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA, pp. 303-308, December 2009
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D. Vásquez, G. Aradilla, R. Gruhn and W. Minker
On Speeding Phoneme Recognition in a Hierarchical MLP Structure
IEEE Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding Workshop (ASRU), Merano, Italy, December 2009
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G. Pruvost, A. Kameas, T. Heinroth, L. Seremeti and W. Minker
Combining agents and ontologies to support task-centred interoperability in Ambient Intelligent Environments
Proceedings of the 2009 Ninth International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (ISDA), IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA, pp. 55-60, November 2009
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M. Elmahdy, R. Gruhn, W. Minker and S. Abdennadher
Effect of Gaussian Densities and Amount of Training Data on Grapheme-Based Acoustic Modeling for Arabic
IEEE International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (IEEE NLP-KE), Dalian, China, September 2009
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D. Vásquez, G. Aradilla, R. Gruhn and W. Minker
On Expanding Context by Temporal Decomposition for Improving Phoneme Recognition
International Conference on Speech and Computer (SPECOM), St. Petersburg, Russia, June 2009
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M. Elmahdy, R. Gruhn, W. Minker and S. Abdennadher
Survey on common Arabic language forms from a speech recognition point of view
International Conference on Acoustics (NAG-DAGA), Rotterdam, Netherlands, March 2009
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H. Lang, M. Raab, R. Gruhn and W. Minker
Comparing Acoustic Model Adaption Methods for Non-Native Speech Recognition
International Conference on Acoustics (NAG-DAGA), 2009
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D. Vásquez, G. Aradilla, R. Gruhn and W. Minker
Improving Context Modeling for Phoneme Recognition
International Conference on Acoustics (NAG-DAGA), Rotterdam, The Netherlands, pp. 419--422, 2009
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M. Elmahdy, R. Gruhn, W. Minker and S. Abdennadher
Modern Standard Arabic Based Multilingual Approach for Dialectal Arabic Speech Recognition
The Eighth International Symposium on Natural Language Processing (SNLP), Bangkok, Thailand, 2009
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S. Zablotskiy, T. Müller and W. Minker
Perceptual Evaluation of Radio Signal Quality Degradation
5th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE'09), Barcelona (Spain), 2009
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2008

C. Goumopoulos, A. Kameas, H. Hagras, V. Callaghan, M. Gardner, W. Minker, M. Weber, Y. Bellik and A. Meliones
ATRACO: Adaptive and Trusted Ambient Ecologies
Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO), Workshop on Pervasive Adaptation (PERADA), Venice (Italy), October 2008
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J. Pittermann, A. Schmitt and W. Minker
Comparing Evaluation Criteria for (Automatic) Emotion Recognition
4th IET International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Seattle (USA), pp. 1-4, July 2008
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M. Pfeil, D. Bühler, R. Gruhn and W. Minker
Evaluating Text Normalization for Speech-Based Media Selection
Proceedings of the 4th IEEE Tutorial and Research Workshop Perception and Interactive Technology for Speech-Based Systems (PIT08), Kloster Irsee (Germany), June 2008
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D. Vásquez, R. Gruhn, R. Brueckner and W. Minker
Comparing Linear Feature Space Transformations for Correlated Features
Springer, In: Perception in Multimodal Dialogue Systems, Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 5078, pp. 176-187, 2008
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P. Strauss, H. Hoffmann, W. Minker, H. Neumann, G. Palm, S. Scherer, H. Traue and U. Weidenbacher
The PIT Corpus Of German Multi-Party Dialogues
International Conference on Language Resources and Evalution (LREC), Marrakech (Morocco), 2008
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2007

H. Meng, J. Pittermann, A. Pittermann and W. Minker
Combined Speech-Emotion Recognition for Spoken Human-Computer Interfaces
IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing and Communications, Dubai (United Emirates), pp. 1179-1182, December 2007
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M. Aly, J. Pittermann, D. Bühler and W. Minker
A Semi-Automatic Tool for Emotion Corpora Annotation
3rd IET International Conference on Intelligent Environments, (Germany), pp. 251-254, September 2007
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D. Bühler and W. Minker
HMM-Based Semantic Analysis for the ESST and MEDIA Tasks
3rd IET International Conference on Intelligent Environments, (Germany), pp. 131-134, September 2007
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J. Pittermann, W. Minker, A. Pittermann and D. Bühler
PROBLEMO - Problem Solving and Emotion Awareness in Spoken Dialogue Systems
3rd IET International Conference on Intelligent Environments, (Germany), pp. 447-450, September 2007
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J. Pittermann, A. Pittermann, H. Meng and W. Minker
Towards an Emotion-Sensitive Spoken Dialogue System - Classification and Dialogue Modeling
3rd IET International Conference on Intelligent Environments, (Germany), pp. 239-246, September 2007
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S. Abdennadher, M. Aly, D. Bühler, W. Minker and J. Pittermann
BECAM Tool -- A Semi-automatic Tool for Bootstrapping Emotion Corpus Annotation and Management
European Conference on Speech and Language Processing (EUROSPEECH), Antwerp (Belgium), pp. 946-949, August 2007
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2006

W. Minker, A. Albalate, D. Bühler, A. Pittermann, J. Pittermann, P. Strauss and D. Zaykovskiy
Recent Trends in Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
ITI 4th International Conference on Information and Communications Technology (ICICT 2006), Cairo (Egypt), pp. 1-2, December 2006
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W. Minker, J. Pittermann, A. Pittermann, P. Strauss and D. Bühler
Next-Generation Human-Computer Interfaces - Towards Intelligent, Adaptive and Proactive Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
2nd IEE International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Athens (Greece), July 2006
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C. Rico García, O. Schreiner and W. Minker
A Scalable Syllable Speech Recognizer
International Conference on Acoustics (NAG-DAGA), Braunschweig (Germany), 2006
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D. Bühler and W. Minker
Stochastic Spoken Natural Language Parsing in the Framework of the French MEDIA Evaluation Campaign
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Genoa (Italy), 2006
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P. Strauss, H. Hoffmann, W. Minker, H. Neumann, G. Palm, S. Scherer, F. Schwenker, H. Traue, W. Walter and U. Weidenbacher
Wizard-of-Oz Data Collection for Perception and Interaction in Multi-User Environments
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Genoa (Italy), 2006
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2005

D. Bühler, W. Minker and A. Elciyanti
Using Language Modelling to Integrate Speech Recognition with a Flat Semantic Analysis
6th SIGdial Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue, Lisbon (Portugal), September 2005
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D. Bühler, J. Hernández and W. Minker
Connecting Spoken Language Dialogue Systems to the Internet
The IEE International Workshop on Intelligent Environments, Colchester (United Kingdom), pp. 304-310, June 2005
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J. Pittermann, A. Rittinger and W. Minker
Flexible Dialogue Management in Intelligent Human-Machine Interfaces
The IEE International Workshop on Intelligent Environments, Colchester (United Kingdom), pp. 298-303, June 2005
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C. Beuschel, W. Minker and D. Bühler
Stochastically-Based Spoken Natural Language Parsing - Design and Evaluation of Flexible Learning and Decoding Methods
The IEE International Workshop on Intelligent Environments, Colchester (United Kingdom), pp. 283-290, June 2005
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2004

L. Dybkjær, N. Bernsen and W. Minker
New Challenges in Usability Evaluation - Beyond Task-Oriented Spoken Dialogue Systems
International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (ICSLP), Jeju Island (Korea), pp. 2261-2264, October 2004
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C. Beuschel, W. Minker and D. Bühler
Strategies for Optimizing a Stochastic Spoken Natural Language Parser
International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (ICSLP), Jeju Island (Korea), pp. 2177-2180, October 2004
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E. André, M. Rehm, W. Minker and D. Bühler
Endowing Spoken Language Dialogue Systems with Emotional Intelligence
Tutorial and Research Workshop Affective Dialogue Systems, Irsee (Germany), pp. 178-187, June 2004
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W. Minker
Comparative Evaluation of a Stochastic Parser on Semantic and Syntactic-Semantic Labels
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Lisbon (Portugal), pp. 515-554, May 2004
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L. Dybkjær, N. Bernsen and W. Minker
Usability Evaluation of Multimodal and Domain-Oriented Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Lisbon (Portugal), pp. 1695-1698, May 2004
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2003

W. Minker, U. Haiber, P. Heisterkamp and S. Scheible
Intelligent Dialog Overcomes Speech Technology Limitations: The SENECA Example
International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI), Miami (USA), pp. 267-269, January 2003
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D. Bühler, S. Vignier, P. Heisterkamp and W. Minker
Safety and Operating Issues for Mobile Human-Machine Interfaces
International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI), Miami (USA), pp. 227-229, January 2003
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2002

D. Bühler, W. Minker, J. Häussler and S. Krüger
Flexible Multimodal Human-Machine Interaction in Mobile Environments
International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (ICSLP), Denver (USA), pp. 167-172, September 2002
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W. Minker
Overview on Recent Activities in Speech Understanding and Dialogue Systems Evaluation
International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (ICSLP), Denver (USA), pp. 265-268, September 2002
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D. Bühler, W. Minker, J. Häussler and S. Krüger
Flexible Multimodal Human-Machine Interaction in Mobile Environments
ECAI Workshop on Artificial Intelligence in Mobile System (AIMS), Lyon (France), pp. 66-70, July 2002
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D. Bühler and W. Minker
An Architecture for a Logic-Based Human-Machine Dialogue
ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop (ITRW) on Multi-Modal Dialogue in Mobile Environments, Irsee (Germany), June 2002
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W. Minker, U. Haiber, P. Heisterkamp and S. Scheible
Intelligent Dialogue Strategy for Accessing Infotainment Applications in Mobile Environments
ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop (ITRW) on Multi-Modal Dialogue in Mobile Environments, Irsee (Germany), June 2002
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D. Bühler, W. Minker, J. Häussler and S. Krüger
The SmartKom Mobile Multi-Modal Dialogue System
ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop (ITRW) on Multi-Modal Dialogue in Mobile Environments, Irsee (Germany), June 2002
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1999

W. Minker, M. Gavaldà and A. Waibel
Hidden Understanding Models for Machine Translation
ESCA Tutorial and Research Workshop (ETRW) on Interactive Dialogue in Multi-Modal Systems, Irsee (Germany), pp. 57-60, June 1999
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1998

W. Minker and L. Chase
Evaluating Parses for Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC) - Workshop on The Evaluation of Parsing Systems, Granada (Spain), May 1998
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W. Minker
Evaluation Methodologies for Interactive Speech Systems
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Granada (Spain), pp. 199-206, May 1998
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W. Minker
Semantic Analysis for Automatic Spoken Language Translation and Information Retrieval
International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC) - Workshop on Multilingual Information Management: Current Levels and Future Abilities, Granada (Spain), May 1998
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1997

W. Minker
Stochastically-Based Natural Language Understanding Across Tasks and Languages
European Conference on Speech and Language Processing (EUROSPEECH), Rhodes (Greece), pp. 1423-1426, September 1997
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1996

W. Minker, S. Bennacef and J. Gauvain
A Stochastic Case Frame Approach for Natural Language Understanding
International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (ICSLP), Philadelphia (USA), pp. 1013-1016, October 1996
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W. Minker and S. Bennacef
Compréhension et évaluation dans le domaine ATIS
21mes Journées d'études sur la parole (JEP), Avignon (France), pp. 417-421, June 1996
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1994

S. Bennacef, H. Bonneau-Maynard, J. Gauvain, L. Lamel and W. Minker
A Spoken Language System for Information Retrieval
International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (ICSLP), Yokohama (Japan), pp. 1271-1274, September 1994
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Technical Reports & Project Deliverables

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L. Pragst, W. Minker and L. Wanner
D2.4 - Basic Version of the KRISTINA Generic Adaptive Dialogue Manager
Deliverable, The KRISTINA Project (H2020-645012), August 2016
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G. Mehlmann, D. Schiller, F. Lingenfelser, E. André, E. Kamateri, G. Meditskos, S. Dasiopoulou, F. Sukno, L. Pragst, J. Miehle, W. Minker and A. Mulder
D2.3 - Fusing Vocal, Facial and Gestural Communication Modalities
Deliverable, The KRISTINA Project (H2020-645012), April 2016
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L. Pragst, G. Mehlmann, S. Dasiopoulou, E. Kamateri, G. Meditskos, S. Ultes, L. Stellingwerff, W. Minker and L. Wanner
D2.2 - Integration of the OwlSpeak Platform into the KRISTINA Architecture
Deliverable, The KRISTINA Project (H2020-645012), February 2016
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2015

S. Ultes, L. Pragst and W. Minker
D2.1 - Requirements for Dialogue Management in adaptive Human-Machine-Communication
Public Deliverable, The KRISTINA Project (H2020-645012), August 2015
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2010

W. Minker, T. Heinroth, H. Hagras, A. Kameas, Y. Bellik, J. Helvert, C. Goumopoulos, B. Könings and A. Meliones
D03 - Third Technical Report
Confidential Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2010
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W. Minker, T. Heinroth, A. Kameas, H. Hagras, J. Helvert, Y. Bellik, C. Goumopoulos and A. Meliones
D04 - Third Management Report
Confidential Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2010
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W. Minker, T. Heinroth, A. Kameas, H. Hagras, J. Helvert, Y. Bellik, C. Goumopoulos and A. Meliones
D05 - Project Final Report
Public Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2010
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H. Hagras, C. Wagner, A. Bilgin, C. Goumopoulos, A. Kameas, Y. Bellik, J. Martin, G. Pruvost, N. Tan, A. Meliones, D. Economou, N. Papadopoulos, W. Minker and T. Heinroth
D13 - Research results on adaptation & evolution
Public Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2010
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Y. Bellik, G. Pruvost, J. Martin, N. Tan, W. Minker and T. Heinroth
D16 - User Interaction Adaptation Component
Confidential Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2010
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T. Heinroth and W. Minker
D22 - Adaptive Dialogue Manager
Confidential Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2010
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2009

W. Minker, T. Heinroth, H. Hagras, A. Kameas, Y. Bellik, J. Helvert, C. Goumopoulos, B. Könings, J. Bidot and A. Meliones
D03 - Second Technical Report
Confidential Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2009
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W. Minker, T. Heinroth, A. Kameas, H. Hagras, J. Helvert, Y. Bellik, C. Goumopoulos and A. Meliones
D04 - Second Management Report
Confidential Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2009
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H. Hagras, C. Wagner, C. Goumopoulos, A. Kameas, Y. Bellik, J. Martin, G. Pruvost, N. Tan, A. Meliones, D. Economou, N. Papadopoulos, W. Minker and T. Heinroth
D13 - Research results on adaptation & evolution
Public Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2009
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Y. Bellik, G. Pruvost, J. Martin, N. Tan, W. Minker and T. Heinroth
D16 - User Interaction Adaptation Component
Confidential Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2009
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Y. Bellik, G. Pruvost, J. Martin, N. Tan, W. Minker and T. Heinroth
D19 - User Interaction Specification and Tools
Public Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2009
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2008

W. Minker and T. Heinroth
D01 - Detailed Activity Plan
Confidential Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2008
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W. Minker and T. Heinroth
D02 - Website and Groupware Description
Restricted Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2008
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W. Minker and T. Heinroth
D03 - First Technical Report
Confidential Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2008
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W. Minker, T. Heinroth, A. Kameas, H. Hagras, M. Gardner, Y. Bellik, C. Goumopoulos and A. Meliones
D04 - First Management Report
Confidential Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2008
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W. Minker, T. Heinroth, A. Kameas, J. Bidot, C. Goumopoulos, L. Seremeti, Y. Bellik, H. Hagras, M. Gardner and A. Meliones
D11 - Requirements Analysis
Public Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2008
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W. Minker, T. Heinroth, B. Wiedersheim and J. Bidot
D12 - Basic Components
Public Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2008
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H. Hagras, C. Wagner, C. Goumopoulos, A. Kameas, Y. Bellik, J. Martin, G. Pruvost, N. Tan, W. Minker, T. Heinroth and A. Meliones
D13 - Research Results on Adaptation & Evolution
Public Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2008
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Y. Bellik, G. Pruvost, J. Martin, N. Tan, W. Minker and T. Heinroth
D19 - User Interaction Specification and Tools
Public Deliverable, The ATRACO Project (FP7/2007-2013 grant agreement no 216837), 2008
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2002

J. Häussler, S. Krüger, W. Minker and D. Bühler
Spezifikation Mobilszenario 2002
Project Report, BMBF-Project SmartKom, 2002
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2001

F. Hanisch, B. Straub, P. Regel-Brietzmann and W. Minker
Benutzerstudie SmartKom Mobil
Technical {Report}, BMBF-Project SmartKom, 2001
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U. Haiber, W. Minker and S. Scheible
Multilingual Dialogue Descriptions
Project Report, {ESPRIT Project SENECA 26 981, Deliverable D.10}, 2001
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1997

L. Lamel, J. Gauvain, S. Bennacef, S. Rosset, W. Minker, B. Prouts and M. Garnier-Rizet
Evaluation of natural language system components - Contribution to the Home Evaluation Plan
Project Report, LIMSI-CNRS, Num. {TIDE Project HOME-AOM DE-3003}, May 1997
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L. Lamel, W. Minker and J. Gauvain
Report on Speech Technology Assessment: State-of-the-art for Spoken Language Systems - Contribution to the Deliverable D2.1
Project Report, LIMSI-CNRS, Num. {TIDE Project HOME DE-3003}, March 1997
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J. Gauvain, G. Adda, M. Adda-Decker, M. Jardino, L. Lamel, R. Lejeune, W. Minker, H. Schwenk, M. Garnier-Rizet and B. Prouts
Speech Recognition: component development and performance results for various types of data
Project Report, LIMSI-CNRS, Num. {LE4-8364 Project OLIVE}, 1997
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1996

W. Minker
Grapheme-to-Phoneme Conversion - an Approach based on Hidden Markov Models
Technical Report, LIMSI-CNRS, Orsay (France), Num. 9604, 1996
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C. Corredor, G. Adda, M. Adda-Decker, S. Foukia, J. Gangolf, J. Gauvain, S. Kay, L. Lamel and W. Minker
Identification automatique de la langue à travers le réseau téléphonique - IDEAL
Technical Report, LIMSI-CNRS, Num. {Contrat CNET no. 94 1B089}, 1996
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1995

W. Minker
An English version of the LIMSI L'ATIS system
Technical Report, LIMSI-CNRS, Num. {LRE Project 62-056 Relator, deliverable 1.2 Catalog}, 1995
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W. Minker
An English Version of the LIMSI L'ATIS System
Technical Report, LIMSI-CNRS, Orsay (France), Num. 9512, 1995
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1994

G. Adda, C. d'Allessandro, S. Bennacef, H. Bonneau-Maynard, J. Gangolf, J. Gauvain, L. Lamel, W. Minker and S. Rosset
Status Report on the Spoken Language System Components for the MASK Kiosk
Technical Report, LIMSI-CNRS, Num. {9075, Contrat ESPRIT}, 1994
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Talks

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W. Minker
Engineering at Ulm University
Presentation at Nara Institute of Science and Technology - NAIST (Japan), September 2016

2015

W. Minker
Motivation zu Mobilität
Presentation at the DAAD Conference "Bologna macht mobil – Auslandsmobilität im Fokus", Berlin (Germany), December 2015

W. Minker and F. Nothdurft
Dialogue Systems at Ulm University
SEU - Ulm Computer Science and Engineering Joint Workshop, Nanjing (China), September 2015

W. Minker and F. Nothdurft
Dialogue Systems at Ulm University
NAIST - Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Nara (Japan), September 2015

W. Minker
Spoken Dialogue Systems – Towards User-Centred Functionality and Assistance
UPF-DTIC Research Seminars, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona (Spain), April 2015, April 2015

W. Minker
Interaction with Cognitive Technical Systems
Invited Talk at NII Shonan Meeting 059 -- The Future of Human-Robot Spoken Dialogue: from Information Services to Virtual Assistants, Shonan (Japan), March 2015

W. Minker and F. Nothdurft
Assistive Interfaces for Technical Companion Systems
Presentation at Dorpater Dozentenabend (DDA), Tartu (Estonia), February 2015

2014

W. Minker, M. Sidorov and S. Ultes
Dialogue Systems Research at Ulm University---Adaptive Speech Interfaces for Technical Companions
Turkish-German Multimodal Interaction Symposium, Istanbul, November 2014, November 2014

W. Minker and A. Schmitt
Strategic Partnership---Ulm University and SibSAU
International Workshop on Mathematical Modeling and Its Applications, November 2014

W. Minker
Current and Past Research Activities of the Dialogue Systems Group
LIMSI-CNRS, Orsay (France), April 2014, April 2014

2013

S. Ultes, T. Gasanova, R. Sergienko, M. Sidorov, D. Zaykovskiy and W. Minker
Research at Ulm University
Presentations at Siberian Federal University and Siberian State Aerospace University, Krasnoyarsk (Russia), September 2013

W. Minker, F. Nothdurft, M. Sidorov and S. Zablotskiy
From Spoken Dialogue Systems to Trustworthy Companions
Presentations at Siberian Federal University and Siberian State Aerospace University, Krasnoyarsk (Russia), January 2013

2011

A. Schmitt, K. Zablotskaya, S. Zablotskiy and W. Minker
Research at Ulm University
Presentations at Siberian Federal University and Siberian State Aerospace University, Krasnoyarsk (Russia), December 2011

K. Zablotskaya, G. Bertrand and W. Minker
Automatic Language Processing and Adaptive Dialogue Management
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), September 2011

2010

W. Minker and A. Schmitt
Adaptiveness in Spoken Dialogue Systems
Presentations at National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT), Kyoto (Japan), October 2010

W. Minker, A. Schmitt, K. Zablotskaya and S. Zablotskiy
Technology Trends for Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
Presentations at Siberian Federal University and Siberian State Aerospace University, Krasnoyarsk (Russia), September 2010

W. Minker
Spoken Language Dialogue Systems for Ambient Intelligence
Invited talk at the Seoul National University, Soul (Korea), July 2010

W. Minker
Assistive and Adaptive Spoken Language Dialog Systems
Invited Talk at 2nd tubs.CITY Symposium, Visual Computing and Spoken Language Processing in Braunschweig (Germany), June 2010

2009

A. Schmitt and W. Minker
Hot Topics and Challenges in Dialogue Systems Research
German University in Cairo (Egypt), November 2009

W. Minker
Technical Companions
Presentation at Augsburg University (Germany), June 2009

W. Minker and A. Schmitt
Dialogue Systems Research at Ulm University - Assistive, Adaptive and Proactive Speech Interfaces
Presentations at National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Kyoto, Kyoto University and Tokyo Institute of Science and Technology (Japan), April 2009

2008

W. Minker and A. Schmitt
Transfer of New Spoken Dialogue Interface Technologies
Workshop Volkswagen AG, Wolfsburg (Germany), July 2008

W. Minker
Digital Companions - Recent Speech Technology Trends
Workshop on Software Engeneering, University of Granada (Spain), June 2008

W. Minker, A. Schmitt and D. Zaykovskiy
Information Technology - Dialogue Systems
Presentations at Siberian Federal University and Siberian State Aerospace University, Krasnoyarsk (Russia), May 2008

W. Minker
Statistical Methods for Higher-Level Processing in Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
POSCO International Center, POSTECH, Pohang (Korea), January 2008

2007

W. Minker
Aktuelle Entwicklungen in der Sprachdialogtechnologie
University of Ulm (Germany), June 2007

W. Minker
Spoken Language Dialogue Systems - Towards Cognitive Technical Assistants
Cardiff University (United Kingdom), June 2007

W. Minker
Emerging User Interfaces
University of Liverpool (United Kingdom), May 2007

W. Minker
State-of-the-Art in Speech-Related Technologies
University of Wolverhampton (United Kingdom), April 2007

W. Minker
Systèmes d'interaction vocale - thèmes actuels de recherche
École Polytechnique, Palaiseau (France), April 2007

W. Minker
Towards Intelligent, Adaptive and Pro-Active Speech Interfaces
IDIAP Research Institute (Switzerland), March 2007

W. Minker
The Computer as a Dialogue Partner
Heriot Watt University (United Kingdom), February 2007

W. Minker
Research Trends in Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
Korea Institute of Science and Technology, KAIST (Korea), January 2007

2006

W. Minker
Recent Trends in Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
Invited Paper Presentation, ITI 4th International Conference on Information and Communications Technology (ICICT 2006), Cairo (Egypt), December 2006

W. Minker
Sprachverarbeitung - Grundlagen und aktuelle Entwicklungen
University of Hannover (Germany), December 2006

W. Minker
Spoken Language Dialogue Systems - Research Trends
K. U. Leuven (Belgium), November 2006

W. Minker
Der Computer als Dialogpartner
Studium Generale Ulm (Germany), October 2006

W. Minker
Kommunikation mit empathischen Sprachdialogsystemen
University of Cottbus (Germany), October 2006

W. Minker
"R2-D2, where are you ?" - Der Computer als Dialogpartner
University of Ulm (Germany), July 2006

W. Minker
Intelligent, Adaptive and Proactive Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
University of Stuttgart (Germany), May 2006

2005

W. Minker
Mathematische Methoden für die automatische Sprachverarbeitung
Graduate School: Mathematical Analysis of Evolution, Information and Complexity - University of Ulm (Germany), November 2005

W. Minker
Recent Trends in Speech-Based Human - Machine Interaction
Princess Interactive Technology Conference, Magdeburg (Germany), September 2005

W. Minker and D. Bühler
Intelligent Speech Interfaces
Hannover Messe International, Hannover (Germany), April 2005

2004

W. Minker
New Research Directions for Multimodal Dialogue Systems - User-Friendliness, Intelligence, and Adaptiveness
Informatisches Colloquium, University of Hamburg (Germany), November 2004

2003

W. Minker
Intelligent and User-Friendly Dialogue Systems
LIMSI-CNRS, Orsay (France), September 2003

2002

W. Minker
Multi-Modal Spoken Language Dialogue Systems in Mobile Environments
Keynote, VIII Iberoamerican Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IBERAMIA), Sevilla (Spain), November 2002

W. Minker
Safety and Functionality Issues for In-Vehicle Human-Machine Interfaces
Telefónica, Madrid (Spain), November 2002

W. Minker
Design Issues and Evaluation of the Seneca Speech-based Human-Machine Interface
Presentation, International Conference on Speech and Language Processing (ICSLP), Denver (USA), September 2002

W. Minker
Mensch-Maschine Sprachdialogsysteme
Infineon Corporate Research, München (Germany), July 2002

W. Minker
Modern Speech Technologies in Cars
ZVEI Symposium Sprachverarbeitung, Frankfurt/Main (Germany), February 2002

2001

W. Minker
Spoken Natural Language Systems for Human-Machine Communication
Hochschulvortragsreihe, VDI/VDE Gesellschaft, University of Ulm (Germany), December 2001

W. Minker
Recent Examples for Evaluating Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
COCOSDA Workshop on Language Resources and Technology Evaluation, Aalborg (Denmark), September 2001

W. Minker
Moderne Sprachtechnologien - von der digitalen Signalverarbeitung zur künstlichen Intelligenz
Elektrotechnisches Kolloquium, University of Ulm (Germany), June 2001

2000

W. Minker
DaimlerChrysler - Research in Speech Understanding Systems
LIMSI-CNRS, Orsay (France), December 2000

W. Minker
DaimlerChrysler - Sprachverstehende Systeme
Fachausschuß Neuronale Netze und evolutionäre Algorithmen, VDI/VDE-Gesellschaft, Ulm (Germany), October 2000

W. Minker
Overview on Recent Activities on Speech Understanding and Dialogue Systems Evaluation
COCOSDA Workshop on Language Resources and Technology Evaluation, Beijing (China), October 2000

W. Minker
The SmartKom Project
Naval Research Laboratory, Washington (USA), September 2000

W. Minker
Stochastisches Verfahren zur semantischen Analyse natürlicher gesprochener Sprache in Mensch-Maschine Dialogsystemen
Kolloquium Neuroinformatik, University of Ulm (Germany), July 2000

W. Minker
Xybernaut im BMBF-Projekt SmartKom
Xyberdays Manufacturing, CAT, Internationale Fachmesse für Produktentwicklung und Engineering, Stuttgart (Germany), May 2000

1999

W. Minker
Stochastically-based semantic analysis for spoken language dialogue systems
Bell Labs - Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill (USA), August 1999

1998

W. Minker
Construction de la sémantique à partir de corpus de dialogue oral homme-machine
VALORIA, Université Bretagne-Sud, Vannes (France), December 1998

W. Minker
Multilingual Information Management: Current levels and future abilities
Panelist, Workshop Multilingual Information Management: Current Levels and Future Abilities, held in conjunction with the International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Granada (Spain), May 1998

Teaching

Embedded Aigaion Query Annually

W. Minker and M. Baumann
Design, Implementation and Evaluation of Dialogue Systems (for Cognitive Systems)
Graduate Lab (annual, 16 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, Human Factors Group of the Institute of Psychology and Education, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

W. Minker
Seminar Ausgewählte Probleme der Dialogsysteme
Graduate Seminar, Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

W. Minker
Benutzerschnittstellen
Undergraduate Course (annual, 6 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

M. Baumann, J. Bittner, S. Biundo, B. Glimm, A. Huckauf, M. Kiefer, W. Minker, H. Neumann, G. Palm, O. Pollatos, E. Rukzio and M. Weber
Cognitive Systems – Concepts, Terminology & Methods
Graduate Course (annual, 12 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

W. Minker
Dialogue Systems Project
Graduate Lab (annual, 4-8 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

W. Minker
Dialogue Systems
Graduate Course (annual, 6 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

M. Bossert, R. Fischer and W. Minker
Institutsseminar Nachrichtentechnik
Seminar (annual, 4 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

W. Minker and M. Weber
Interaktion in kognitiven technischen Systemen (Perzeption und interaktive Technologien)
Seminar (4 ECTS), Institute of Information Technology / Medieninformatik, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

W. Minker
Proseminar Dialogue Systems
Proseminar (annual, 4 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

M. Bossert, R. Fischer, W. Minker and W. Teich
Seminar Communications Engineering
Seminar (annual, 3 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

W. Minker
Seminar Dialogue Systems
Seminar (annual, 4 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

W. Minker
Seminar Research Trends in Dialogue Systems
Seminar (annual, 4 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

W. Minker
Seminar zur Industriepraxis
Undergraduate Seminar, Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), Annually

2015

W. Minker, F. Nothdurft and S. Ultes
User-Adaptive and Intelligent Human-like Dialogue Interaction
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS+ Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), October 2015

F. Nothdurft and W. Minker
On Human-like Dialogue Interaction in Companion Systems
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Teacher Education, University of Helsinki (Finland), August 2015

S. Ultes and W. Minker
User-centred Adaptive Dialogue Modelling
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS+ Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), April 2015

F. Nothdurft and W. Minker
The Problem of User Adaptivity and Intelligent Pro-active System Behaviour
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Tartu (Estonia), February 2015

2014-2016

M. Baumann, J. Bittner, S. Biundo, T. Frühwirth, B. Glimm, A. Huckauf, M. Kiefer, K. Melchers, W. Minker, H. Neumann, G. Palm, C. Schrader, H. Traue and M. Weber
Cognitive Systems - Cycle of Lectures
Graduate Course (annual, 6 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), 2014-2016

2014

S. Ultes and W. Minker
Spoken Dialogue Systems: Trends in Modeling and Assessment
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS+ Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), October 2014

F. Nothdurft and W. Minker
Finding Appropriate Turn-Taking Strategies for Proactive Dialogue Systems
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Tartu (Estonia), August 2014

F. Nothdurft and W. Minker
User- and Situation-Adaptive Dialogue Systems
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki (Finland), May 2014

S. Ultes and W. Minker
User-adaptive Dialogue Management
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), May 2014

2013

S. Ultes and W. Minker
Basics and Perspectives of User Satsifaction Recognition in Human Machine Dialogue
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), November 2013

H. Hofmann, K. Jokinen, F. Nothdurft, T. Gasanova, M. Sidorov, R. Sergienko, S. Ultes and W. Minker
Selected Topics In Spoken Dialogue Research at Ulm University and Tartu University
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm, November 2013

W. Minker and F. Nothdurft
Spoken Dialogue and Trust in Technical Companion Systems
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Tartu (Estonia), March 2013

W. Minker, F. Nothdurft and S. Ultes
Trust and Quality in Spoken Dialogue Systems
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), March 2013

2012

W. Minker and S. Ultes
Quality-Adaptive Spoken Dialogue
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), November 2012

W. Minker, H. Lang, A. Schmitt, S. Ultes and F. Nothdurft
Assistive and Adaptive Dialogue Systems
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), June 2012

2011-2012

M. Bossert, R. Fischer and W. Minker
Oberseminar Neue Verfahren in der Nachrichtentechnik
Seminar (annual, 4 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), 2011-2012

2011

K. Zablotskaya, G. Bertrand and W. Minker
Automatic Language Processing and Adaptive Dialogue Management
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), September 2011

W. Minker, T. Heinroth and A. Schmitt
Dialogue Success Estimation and Adaptive Spoken Dialogue Management
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), May 2011

2010

W. Minker, T. Heinroth and G. Bertrand
Adaptive Spoken Dialogue Management within Intelligent Environments
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Granada (Spain), May 2010

2009

W. Minker, A. Schmitt, A. Schmeiser and D. Zaykovskiy
DAAD Summer Course: Speech-Based Human-Computer Interfaces
Ulm, Germany, August 2009

W. Minker, A. Schmitt and S. Zablotskiy
Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Warsaw (Poland), May 2009

2008

W. Minker and A. Albalate
Dialogue Systems Research Activities at Ulm University
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, University of Granada (Spain), December 2008

W. Minker, A. Schmitt and A. Schmeiser
Advanced Media
Compact Course: German University in Cairo (Egypt), October 2008

W. Minker, P. Strauss and D. Bühler
Overview of Spoken Dialogue Research at University of Ulm
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, University of Ulster, Belfast (Northern Ireland), September 2008

2007

W. Minker and A. Schmitt
Introduction to Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
Compact Course: German University in Cairo (Egypt), October 2007

W. Minker, A. Schmitt and P. Strauss
Spoken Dialogue Technology - Current Themes in Academic Research
Summer School, ELSNET Summer School on Advanced Dialogue Systems: Affectivity, Adaptability and Multimodality, Belfast (Northern Ireland), July 2007

W. Minker and D. Zaykovskiy
Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Warsaw (Poland), April 2007

2006

W. Minker and D. Bühler
Spoken Language Dialogue Systems and their Use for Intelligent Environments
Graduate Course within the ERASMUS/SOCRATES Mobility Programme, Department of Computer Science, University of Essex (United Kingdom), June 2006

2005-2006

W. Minker
Natural Language Understanding and Dialogue Modelling
Graduate Course (annual, 4 ECTS), Institute of Communications Engineering, University of Ulm (Germany), 2005-2006

2003-2011

J. Lindner, W. Minker and W. Teich
Nachrichtentechnik
Graduate Lab (annual, 5 ECTS), Institute of Information Technology, University of Ulm (Germany), 2003-2011

J. Lindner, W. Minker and W. Teich
Communications Technology
Graduate Lab (annual, 5 ECTS), Institute of Information Technology, University of Ulm (Germany), 2003-2011

J. Lindner and W. Minker
Institutsseminar Informationstechnik
Seminar (annual, 4 ECTS), Institute of Information Technology, University of Ulm (Germany), 2003-2011

J. Lindner and W. Minker
Oberseminar Neue Verfahren in der Informationstechnik
Seminar (annual, 4 ECTS), Institute of Information Technology, University of Ulm (Germany), 2003-2011

2003-2010

W. Minker and W. Teich
Informationssysteme
Undergraduate Seminar (annual, 3 ECTS), Institute of Information Technology, University of Ulm (Germany), 2003-2010

2003-2008

W. Minker
Einführung Informations- und Medientechnik
Undergraduate Course (annual, 2 ECTS), Institute of Information Technology, University of Ulm (Germany), 2003-2008

2002

W. Minker
Evaluation of Spoken Language Dialogue Systems
Summer School, ELSNET Summer School on Language and Speech Communication Evaluation and Assessment of Text and Speech Systems, Odense (Denmark), July 2002

2001

W. Minker
Moderne Sprachtechnologien
Graduate Course, Department of Neurosciences, University of Ulm (Germany), 2001

1999/2000

W. Minker
Approche Impérative
Undergraduate Practicals, Computer Science, Diplôme d'Études Universitaires Générales (DEUG) Mathématiques, Informatique et Application aux Sciences, Université Paris-Sud (France), 1999/2000

1999

W. Minker
Compréhension
Graduate Course, Linguistics, DEA (Diplôme d'Études Approfondies) École Doctorale Régionale en Ingénierie Linguistique, option Traitement Automatique de la Parole, AUPELF-UREF, Paris (France), February 1999

1998/1999

W. Minker
Compréhension
Graduate Course, Linguistics, DEA, École Doctorale Régionale en Ingénierie Linguistique, Elective Traitement Automatique de la Parole, Association des universités partiellement ou entièrement de langue francaise, 1998/1999

W. Minker
Interaction Vocale: Analyse et la Synthèse de la Parole
Graduate Course, Computer Science, Elective Interaction Homme-Machine, École Supérieure d'Informatique, Électronique et Automatique (ESIEA), Paris (France), 1998/1999

W. Minker
Interaction Vocale: Reconnaissance, Compréhension et Dialogue
Graduate Course, Computer Science, Elective Interaction Homme-Machine, École Supérieure d'Informatique, Électronique et Automatique (ESIEA), Paris (France), 1998/1999

W. Minker
Systèmes d'Exploitation
Graduate Practicals, Computer Science, École Supérieure d'Informatique, Électronique et Automatique (ESIEA), Paris (France), 1998/1999

1998

W. Minker
Ingénierie Linguistique - Traitement de la Parole
Graduate Course, Linguistics, DEA (Diplôme d'Etudes Approfondies) Logique, Mathématiques et Linguistique, Université Paris-Sorbonne (France), February 1998

1997/1998

W. Minker
Approche Fonctionnelle
Undergraduate Practicals, Computer Science, Diplôme d'Études Universitaires Générales (DEUG) Mathématiques, Informatique et Application aux Sciences, Université Paris-Sud (France), 1997/1998

W. Minker
Étude de Cas
Undergraduate Exercises and Practicals, Computer Science, Diplôme d'Études Universitaires Générales (DEUG) Mathématiques, Informatique et Application aux Sciences, Université Paris-Sud (France), 1997/1998

W. Minker
Ingénierie Linguistique - Traitement de la Parole
Graduate Course, Linguistics, Diplôme d'Études Approfondies (DEA) Logique, Mathématiques et Linguistique, Université Paris-Sorbonne (France), 1997/1998

W. Minker
Traitement du Langage Parlé
Graduate Course, Computer Science, Diplôme d'Études Supérieures Spécialisées (DESS) Systèmes Communication Homme-Machine, Université Paris-Sud (France), 1997/1998

1997

W. Minker
Multilingual Speech Understanding in a Spoken Language System - The ATIS Domain
Graduate Course, Speech Recognition, University of Karlsruhe, Department of Computer Science (Germany), October 1997

1995

W. Minker
Évaluation des Systèmes de Compréhension
Summer School, École Thématique - Fondements et Perspectives en Traitement Automatique de la Parole, GRD-PRC Communication Homme-Machine, Marseille (France), July 1995

W. Minker, A. Schmitt, A. Schmeiser and B. Wiegel
DAAD Summer Course: Speech-Based Human-Computer Interfaces and Multimedia Networks
August

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