M.Sc. Maria Schmidt


PhD Thesis

Embedded Aigaion Query

Adaptive and Proactive Voice Assistants for Secondary Tasks


Embedded Aigaion Query 2020

D. Stier, U. Heid, P. Kittel, M. Schmidt and W. Minker
The influence of syntax on the perception of in-vehicle prompts and driving performance
Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Spoken Dialog Systems Technology, Madrid, Spain, Series: IWSDS '20, September 2020


M. Schmidt, D. Helbig, O. Bhandare, D. Stier, W. Minker and S. Werner
Assessing Objective Indicators of Users' Cognitive Load During Proactive In-Car Dialogs
27th Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization Adjunct, June 9--12, 2019, Larnaca, Cyprus, 2019

M. Schmidt, D. Stier, S. Werner and W. Minker
Exploration and Assessment of Proactive Use Cases for an In-Car Voice Assistant
Elektronische Sprachsignalverarbeitung, 2019


M. Schmidt and P. Braunger
A Survey on Different Means of Personalized Dialog Output for an Adaptive Personal Assistant
Adjunct Publication of the 26th Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization, pp. 75--81, 2018

M. Schmidt and P. Braunger
Towards a Speaking Style-Adaptive Assistant for Task-Oriented Applications
Elektronische Sprachsignalverarbeitung 2018: Tagungsband der 29. Konferenz, 2018


M. Schmidt, J. Niehues and A. Waibel
Towards an Open-Domain Social Dialog System
Dialogues with Social Robots: Enablements, Analyses, and Evaluation, Springer Singapore, Singapore, pp. 271--278, 2017
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L. Bechberger, M. Schmidt, A. Waibel and M. Federico
Personalized News Event Retrieval for Small Talk in Social Dialog Systems
Speech Communication; 12. ITG Symposium, pp. 120-124, October 2016

A. Andonov, M. Schmidt, J. Niehues and A. Waibel
Using Tweets as "Ice-Breaking" Sentences in a Social Dialog System
Speech Communication; 12. ITG Symposium, pp. 1-5, October 2016

P. Braunger, H. Hofmann, S. Werner and M. Schmidt
A Comparative Analysis of Crowdsourced Natural Language Corpora for Spoken Dialog Systems
Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), European Language Resources Association (ELRA), Portoro\v{z}, Slovenia, 2016


M. Schmidt, M. Müller, M. Wagner, S. Stüker, A. Waibel, H. Hofmann and S. Werner
Evaluation of Crowdsourced User Input Data for Spoken Dialog Systems
Proceedings of the SIGDIAL 2015 Conference, The 16th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue, 2-4 September 2015, Prague, Czech Republic, pp. 427--431, 2015
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M. Müller, D. Leuschner, L. Briem, M. Schmidt, K. Kilgour, S. Stüker and A. Waibel
Using Neural Networks for Data-Driven Backchannel Prediction: A Survey on Input Features and Training Techniques
International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, pp. 329--340, 2015

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