Lexicon optimization for Dutch speech recognition in spoken document retrieval

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    In this paper, ongoing work concerning the language modelling and lexicon optimization of a Dutch speech recognition system for Spoken Document Retrieval is described: the collection and normalization of a training data set and the optimization of our recognition lexicon. Effects on lexical coverage of the amount of training data, of decompounding compound words and of different selection methods for proper names and acronyms are discussed.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of Eurospeech 2001 - Scandinavia
    EditorsP. Dalsgaard, B. Lindberg, H. Benner
    Publication statusPublished - 2001
    EventConferentie in Aalborg, Denmark: Proceedings of Eurospeech 2001 - Scandinavia -
    Duration: 1 Jan 1900 → …


    ConferenceConferentie in Aalborg, Denmark
    Period1/01/00 → …


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