DFKI-LT - Publications

2013
 
Ingmar Steiner, Marc Schröder, Annette Klepp
The PAVOQUE corpus as a resource for analysis and synthesis of expressive speech
Phonetik & Phonologie 9, Pages 83-84, Zurich, Switzerland, Peter Lang, UZH, 10/2013
 
2012
 
Christian Federmann, Byron Georgantopoulos, Christian Girardi, Olivier Hamon, Dimitris Mavroeidis, Salvatore Minutoli, Marc Schröder
META-SHARE v2: An Open Network of Repositories for Language Resources including Data and Tools
8th ELRA Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, Istanbul, Turkey, European Language Resources Association (ELRA), 5/2012
 
Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Marc Schröder
Correlation analysis of sentiment analysis scores and acoustic features in audiobook narratives
4th International Workshop on Corpora for Research on Emotion Sentiment & Social Signals, Istanbul, Turkey, o.A., 2012
 
2011
 
Marc Schröder, Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Sathish Pammi, Ingmar Steiner
Open source voice creation toolkit for the MARY TTS Platform
Proceedings of Interspeech 2011, Florence, Italy, ISCA, 8/2011
 
Gary McKeown, Michel Valstar, Roddy Cowie, Maja Pantic, Marc Schröder
The SEMAINE Database: Annotated Multimodal Records of Emotionally Coloured Conversations between a Person and a Limited Agent
IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing volume 99, Pages 1-1, IEEE, 7/2011
 
Sathish Pammi, Marc Schröder
Evaluating the meaning of synthesized listener vocalizations
Proceedings of Interspeech 2011, Florence, Italy, ISCA, 2011
 
Marc Schröder, Paolo Baggia, Felix Burkhardt, Catherine Pelachaud, Christian Peter, Enrico Zovato
EmotionML - an upcoming standard for representing emotions and related states
Proceedings of Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction, Memphis, TN, USA, Springer, 2011
 
Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Marc Schröder
The vocal effort of dominance in scenario meetings
Proceedings of Interspeech 2011, Florence, Italy, ISCA, 2011
 
Ivana Kruijff-Korbayová, Georgios Athanasopoulos, Aryel Beck, Piero Cosi, Heriberto Cuayahuitl, Tomas Dekens, Valentin Enescu, Antoine Hiolle, Bernd Kiefer, Hichem Sahli, Marc Schröder, Giacomo Sommavilla, Fabio Tesser, Werner Verhelst
An event-based conversational system for the Nao robot
Proceedings of IWSDS 2011: Workshop on Paralinguistic Information and its Integration in Spoken Dialogue Systems, Pages 125-132, Granada, Spain, Springer, 2011
 
Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Marc Schröder
Investigating the prosody and voice quality of social signals in scenario meetings
Proceedings Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction, Memphis, TN, USA, Springer, 2011
 
Marc Schröder, Elisabetta Bevacqua, Roddy Cowie, Florian Eyben, Hatice Gunes, Dirk Heylen, Mark ter Maat, Gary McKeown, Sathish Pammi, Maja Pantic, Catherine Pelachaud, Björn Schuller, Etienne de Sevin, Michel Valstar, Martin Wöllmer
Building Autonomous Sensitive Artificial Listeners
IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing volume 99 number 1, Pages 1-1, IEEE, 2011
 
Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Marc Schröder, Sathish Pammi
Classification of listener linguistic vocalisations in interactive meetings
Proceedings of Eusipco 2011, Barcelona, Spain, Eusipco, 2011
 
Marc Schröder, Hannes Pirker, Myriam Lamolle, Felix Burkhardt, Christian Peter, Enrico Zovato
Representing emotions and related states in technological systems
in: Paolo Petta, Roddy Cowie, Catherine Pelachaud (eds.):
Emotion-Oriented Systems - The Humaine Handbook, Pages 367-386, Springer, 2011
 
Sathish Pammi, Marc Schröder, Marcela Charfuelan Oliva
Multidimensional meaning annotation of listener vocalizations for synthesis
Proceedings of the Workshop Emotion and Computing 2011, Berlin, Germany, Springer, 2011
 
2010
 
Paul M. Brunet, Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Roderick Cowie, Marc Schröder, Hastings Donnan, Ellen Douglas-Cowie
Detecting politeness and efficiency in a cooperative social interaction
Interspeech 2010, Makuhari, Japan, ISCA, ISCA, 9/2010
 
Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Marc Schröder, Ingmar Steiner
Prosody and voice quality of vocal social signals: the case of dominance in scenario meetings
Interspeech 2010, Makuhari, Japan, ISCA, ISCA, 9/2010
 
Sathish Chandra Pammi, Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Marc Schröder
Multilingual Voice Creation Toolkit for the MARY TTS Platform
LREC 2010, Valleta, Malta, ELRA, 5/2010
 
Etienne de Sevin, Elisabetta Bevacqua, Sathish Chandra Pammi, Catherine Pelachaud, Marc Schröder, Björn Schuller
A Multimodal Listener Behaviour Driven by Audio Input
International Workshop on Interacting with ECAs as Virtual Characters, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, o.A., 2010
 
Marc Schröder
The SEMAINE API: Towards a standards-based framework for building emotion-oriented systems
Advances in Human-Machine Interaction volume 2010 number 319406, Pages 21, Hindawi, 2010
 
Ingmar Steiner, Marc Schröder, Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Annette Klepp
Symbolic vs. acoustics-based style control for expressive unit selection
Seventh ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop on Speech Synthesis (SSW7), Kyoto, Japan, ISCA, ISCA, 2010
 
Marc Schröder, Sathish Chandra Pammi, Roddy Cowie, Gary McKeown, Hatice Gunes, Maja Pantic, Michel Valstar, Dirk Heylen, Mark ter Maat, Florian Eyben, Björn Schuller, Martin Wöllmer, Elisabetta Bevacqua, Catherine Pelachaud, Etienne de Sevin
Demo: Have a Chat with Sensitive Artificial Listeners
Proceedings of the AISB 2010 Symposium "Towards a Comprehensive Intelligence Test", Leicester, United Kingdom, SSAISB, 2010
 
Marc Schröder, Felix Burkhardt, Sacha Krstulović
Synthesis of emotional speech
in: Klaus R. Scherer, Tanja Bänziger, Etienne B. Roesch (eds.):
Blueprint for Affective Computing, Pages 222-231, Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 2010
 
Marc Schröder, Gary McKeown
Considering Social and Emotional Artificial Intelligence
Proceedings of the AISB 2010 Symposium "Towards a Comprehensive Intelligence Test", Leicester, United Kingdom, SSAISB, 2010
 
Michael Kipp, Alexis Heloir, Marc Schröder, Patrick Gebhard
Realizing Multimodal Behavior
Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents, Pages 57-63, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, Springer, 2010
 
Sathish Chandra Pammi, Marc Schröder, Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Oytun Türk, Ingmar Steiner
Synthesis of listener vocalisations with imposed intonation contours
Seventh ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop on Speech Synthesis, Kyoto, Japan, ISCA, ISCA, 2010
 
Oytun Türk, Marc Schröder
Evaluation of Expressive Speech Synthesis With Voice Conversion and Copy Resynthesis Techniques
IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing volume 18 number 5, Pages 965-973, IEEE, 2010
 
Elisabetta Bevacqua, Sathish Chandra Pammi, Sylwia Julia Hyniewska, Marc Schröder, Catherine Pelachaud
Multimodal backchannels for Embodied Conversational Agents
Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, Springer, 2010
 
2009
 
Sathish Chandra Pammi, Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Marc Schröder
Quality control of automatic labelling using HMM-based synthesis
Proceedings of ICASSP 2009, Taipei, Taiwan, Province of China, o.A., 4/2009
 
Sathish Chandra Pammi, Marc Schröder
A corpus based analysis of back­channel vocalizations
2009
 
Marc Schröder
Expressive Speech Synthesis: Past, Present, and Possible Futures
Affective Information Processing, Pages 111-126, Springer, London, 2009
 
Sathish Chandra Pammi, Marc Schröder
Inferring meaning of listener vocalizations through a perception study
2009
 
Marc Schröder
Vocal synthesis
in: David Sander, Klaus Scherer (eds.):
The Oxford Companion to Emotion and the Affective Sciences, Pages 406-407, Oxford University Press, 2009
 
Marc Schröder, Sathish Chandra Pammi, Oytun Türk
Multilingual MARY TTS participation in the Blizzard Challenge 2009
Proceedings of Blizzard Challenge 2009, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, o.A., 2009
 
Marc Schröder, Elisabetta Bevacqua, Florian Eyben, Hatice Gunes, Dirk Heylen, Mark ter Maat, Sathish Chandra Pammi, Maja Pantic, Catherine Pelachaud, Björn Schuller, Etienne de Sevin, Michel Valstar, Martin Wöllmer
A Demonstration of Audiovisual Sensitive Artificial Listeners
Proceedings of the International Conference on Affective Computing & Intelligent Interaction, Amsterdam, Netherlands, IEEE, 2009
 
Sathish Chandra Pammi, Marc Schröder
Annotating meaning of listener vocalizations for speech synthesis
Prococeedings of ACII 2009, Amsterdam, Netherlands, o.A., 2009
 
2008
 
Marc Schröder (ed.)
W3C Incubator Report Elements of an EmotionML 1.0
volume -,
Incubator Group Report Technical Report, World Wide Web Consortium, 11/2008
 
Marc Schröder, Patrick Gebhard, Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Christoph Endres, Michael Kipp, Sathish Chandra Pammi, Martin Rumpler, Oytun Türk
Enhancing Animated Agents in an Instrumented Poker Game
in: Andreas Dengel, K. Berns, Thomas Breuel, Frank#Bomarius, Thomas Roth-Berghofer (eds.):
KI 2008: Advances in Artificial Intelligence volume 5243,
Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Pages 316-323, Kaiserslautern, Germany, Springer, 2008
 
Marc Schröder
Approaches to emotional expressivity in synthetic speech
in: Krzysztof Izdebski (ed.):
Emotions in the Human Voice: Culture and Perception volume III, Pages 307-321, Plural Publishing, San Diego, CA, 2008
 
Oytun Türk, Marc Schröder
A comparison of voice conversion methods for transforming voice quality in emotional speech synthesis
Proc. Interspeech 2008, Pages 2282-2285, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, International Speech Communication Association ISCA, 2008
 
Marc Schröder, Ian Wilson, William Jarrold, Dylan Evans, Catherine Pelachaud, Enrico Zovato, Kostas Karpouzis
What is most important for an Emotion Markup Language?
in: Dirk Reichardt (ed.):
Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on Emotion and Computing, Pages 9-16, Kaiserslautern, Germany, o.A., 2008
 
Kees Van Deemter, Brigitte Krenn, Paul Piwek, Martin Klesen, Marc Schröder, Stephan Baumann
Fully generated scripted dialogue for embodied agents
Artificial Intelligence volume 172 number 10, Pages 1219-1244, Elsevier, 2008
 
Marc Schröder, Roddy Cowie, Dirk Heylen, Maja Pantic, Catherine Pelachaud, Björn Schuller
Towards responsive Sensitive Artificial Listeners
Fourth International Workshop on Human-Computer Conversation, Bellagio, Italy, -, 2008
 
Marc Schröder, Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Sathish Chandra Pammi, Oytun Türk
The MARY TTS entry in the Blizzard Challenge 2008
Proc. Blizzard Challenge 2008, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, o.A., 2008
 
Patrick Gebhard, Marc Schröder, Marcela Charfuelan Oliva, Christoph Endres, Michael Kipp, Sathish Chandra Pammi, Martin Rumpler, Oytun Türk
IDEAS4Games: Building Expressive Virtual Characters for Computer Games
in: Helmut Prendinger, James C. Lester, Mitsuru Ishizuka (eds.):
Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents volume 5208,
Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Pages 426-440, Tokyo, Japan, Springer, 2008
 
Felix Burkhardt, Marc Schröder
Emotion Markup Language: Requirements with Priorities
volume Report 13 May 2008,
W3C Incubator Group Technical Report, W3C, 2008
 
2007
 
Marc Schröder
Interpolating expressions in unit selection
in: A. Paiva, R. Prada, R.W. Picard (eds.):
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction volume 4738,
LNCS, Pages 718-720, Lisbon, Portugal, Springer, 9/2007
 
Marc Schröder, L. Devillers, K. Karpouzis, J.-C. Martin, C. Pelachaud, C. Peter, H. Pirker, B. Schuller, J. Tao, I. Wilson
What should a generic emotion markup language be able to represent
in: A. Paiva, R. Prada, R.W. Picard (eds.):
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction volume 4738,
LNCS, Lisbon, Portugal, Springer, 9/2007
 
Sacha Krstulovic, Anna Hunecke, Marc Schröder
An HMM-Based Speech Synthesis System applied to German and its Adaptation to a Limited Set of Expressive Football Announcements
Proceedings of Interspeech, Antwerp, Belgium, 8/2007
 
Marc Schröder, Anna Hunecke
MARY TTS participation in the Blizzard Challenge 2007
Proc. Blizzard Challenge 2007, Bonn, Germany, 8/2007
 
Sacha Krstulovic, Anna Hunecke, Marc Schröder
Investigating HMMs as a parametric model for expressive speech synthesis in German
Proceedings of the XVIth International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS), Saarbrücken, Germany, 8/2007
 
Marc Schröder, Anna Hunecke
Creating German Unit Selection Voices for the MARY TTS Platform from the BITS Corpora
Proceedings of the 6th ISCA Speech Synthesis Workshop (SSW6), Pages 95-100, Bonn, Germany, 8/2007
 
Marc Schröder, Anton Batliner, Christophe d'Alessandro (eds.)
Proceedings of the International Workshop on Paralinguistic Speech - between Models and Data
Saarbrücken, Germany, DFKI GmbH Document D-07-02, 8/2007
 
Marc Schröder, Anton Batliner, Christophe d`Allessandro (eds.)
ParaLing 07 - Proceedings of the International Workshop on Paralinguistic Speech - between Models and Data
volume 07-02,
DFKI Documents, Pages 82Technical Report, DFKI, 2007
 
Marc Schröder, Enrico Zovato, Hannes Pirker, Christian Peter, Felix Burkhardt
W3C Emotion Incubator Group Final Report
Technical Report, W3C, 2007
 
Jochen Steigner, Marc Schröder
Cross-Language Phonemisation In German Text-To-Speech Synthesis
Proc. Interspeech 2007, Antwerp, Belgium, 2007
 
2006
 
Marc Schröder, Hannes Pirker, Myriam Lamolle
First suggestions for an Emotion Annotation and Representation Language
Proc. LREC 2006 workshop on Emotion: Corpora for Research on Emotion and Affect, Genoa, Italy, 2006
 
Marc Schröder, Roddy Cowie
Issues in emotion-oriented computing - towards a shared understanding
Proc. Workshop on Emotion and Computing at KI 2006, Genoa, Italy, 2006
 
Marc Schröder, Roddy Cowie
Developing a consistent view on emotion-oriented computing
in: Steve Renals, Samy Bengio (eds.):
Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction, Pages 194-205, Springer LNCS 3869, 2006
 
Marc Schröder
Expressing degree of activation in synthetic speech
IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing volume 14 number 4, Pages 1128- 1136, 2006
 
Jürgen Trouvain, Sarah Schmidt, Marc Schröder, Michael Schmitz, William J. Barry
Modelling personality features by changing prosody in synthetic speech
Proc. Speech Prosody 2006, Dresden, Germany, 2006
 
Marc Schröder, Anna Hunecke, Sacha Krstulovic
OpenMary - open source unit selection as the basis for research on expressive synthesis
Proc. Blizzard Challenge Workshop 2006, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, 2006
 
Stephanie Becker, Marc Schröder, William J. Barry
Rule-based prosody prediction for German text-to-speech synthesis
Proc. Speech Prosody 2006, Dresden, Germany, 2006
 
Marc Schröder, Dirk Heylen, Isabella Poggi
Perception of non-verbal emotional listener feedback
Proc. Speech Prosody 2006, Dresden, Germany, 2006
 
2005
 
Irene Albrecht, Marc Schröder, Jörg Haber, Hans-Peter Seidel
Mixed feelings: expression of non-basic emotions in a muscle-based talking head
Virtual Reality volume 8 number 4, Pages 201-212, 8/2005
 
Roddy Cowie, Marc Schröder
Piecing together the emotion jigsaw
volume 3361,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Pages 305-317, Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2005
 
Oytun Türk, Marc Schröder, Baris Bozkurt, Levent M. Arslan
Voice Quality Interpolation for Emotional Text-To-Speech Synthesis
Proc. Interspeech 2005, Pages 797-800, Lisbon, Portugal, 2005
 
2004
 
Jürgen Trouvain, Marc Schröder
How (Not) to Add Laughter to Synthetic Speech
in: Elisabeth Andre (ed.):
Proc. Workshop on Affective Dialogue Systems (ADS 04), Pages 229-232, Kloster Irsee, Germany, Springer Verlag, 2004
 
Marc Schröder
Dimensional emotion representation as a basis for speech synthesis with non-extreme emotions
in: Elisabeth Andre (ed.):
Proceedings Workshop on Affective Dialogue Systems (ADS 04), Pages 209-220, Kloster Irsee, Germany, Springer, 2004
 
Marc Schröder, Stefan Breuer
XML Representation Languages as a Way of Interconnecting TTS Modules
Proc. ICSLP 04, Jeju, Korea, 2004
 
Marc Schröder
Speech and Emotion Research: An overview of research frameworks and a dimensional approach to emotional speech synthesis
PHD-Thesis, Institute of Phonetics, Saarland University, 2004
 
2003
 
Marc Schröder
Emotional speech synthesis for emotionally-rich virtual worlds
Proc. of Workshop on emotionally rich virtual worlds with emotion synthesis at the 8th International Conference on 3D Web Technology (Web3D), St. Malo, France, 3/2003
 
Marc Schröder
Experimental study of affect bursts
Speech Communication volume 40 (1-2) Special Issue following the ISCA Workshop on Speech and Emotion number 1-2, Pages 99-116, Elsevier Science Publishers B. V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2003
 
Marc Schröder, M. Grice
Expressing vocal effort in concatenative synthesis.
Proc. 15th International Conference of Phonetic Sciences, Pages 2589-2592, o.A., Barcelona, Spain, 2003
 
Marc Schröder, R. Cowie, E. Douglas-Cowie
The description of naturally occurring emotional speech.
15th International Conference of Phonetic Sciences, Pages 2877-2880, o.A., Barcelona, Spain, 2003
 
Marc Schröder, J. Trouvain
The German Text-to-Speech Synthesis System MARY: A Tool for Research, Development and Teaching.
International Journal of Speech Technology volume 6, Pages 365-377, 2003
 
2002
 
Marc Schröder, Irene Albrecht, Jörg Haber, Kolja Kähler, Hans-Peter Seidel
"May I talk to you? :-)" - Facial Animation from Text
Proceedings of the 10th Pacific Conference on Computer Graphics and Applications (Pacific Graphics 2002), October 9-11, o.A., Tsinghua University, Beijing, 2002
 
Marc Schröder, Hannes Pirker, Paul Piwek, Brigitte Krenn, Martine Grice, Stephan Baumann
RRL: A Rich Represenatation Language for the Description of Agent Behaviour in NECA
Proceedings of AAMAS 2002 Workshop:"Embodied Conversational Agents - Let's Specify and Evaluate Them!", July 15-16, o.A., Bologna, Italy, 2002
 
Paul Piwek, Brigitte Krenn, Martine Grice, Marc Schröder, Martin Klesen, Stephan Baumann, Hannes Pirker, Kees van Deemter, Erich Gstrein
Generation of Multi-Modal Dialogue for Net Environments
in: Stephan Busemann (ed.):
Proceedings der 6. Konferenz zur Verarbeitung natürlicher Sprache volume 02-01,
DFKI Documents, Pages 91-98, Saarbrücken, Germany, German Research Center for AI (DFKI), Saarbrücken, 2002
 
2001
 
Marc Schröder, R. Cowie, E. Douglas-Cowie, M. Westerdijk, S. Gielen
Acoustic Correlates of Emotion Dimensions in View of Speech Synthesis
Proceedings of the 7th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology (EUROSPEECH'01) volume 1, Pages 87-90, Kommunik Grafiske Losninger A/S, Aalborg, 2001
 
Marc Schröder
Emotional Speech Synthesis - A Review
Proceedings of the 7th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology (EUROSPEECH'01) volume 1, Pages 561-564, Kommunik Grafiske Losninger A/S, Aalborg, 2001
 
Marc Schröder, Jürgen Trouvain
The German Text-to-Speech Synthesis System MARY: A Tool for Research, Development and Teaching
Proceedings of the 4th ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop on Speech Synthesis, August 29 - September 1, Pages 131-136, o.A., Perthshire, Scotland, 2001
 
2000
 
R. Cowie, E. Douglas-Cowie, Marc Schröder (eds.)
Proceedings of the ISCA Workshop on Speech and Emotion: A Conceptual Framework for Research
Belfast, Ireland, Textflow, Belfast, 2000
 
Marc Schröder, E. Douglas-Cowie, R. Cowie
A New Emotion Database: Considerations, Sources and Scope
Proceedings of the ISCA Workshop on Speech and Emotion: A Conceptual Framework for Research, Pages 39-44, Textflow, Belfast, 2000
 
Marc Schröder
Experimental Study of Affect Bursts
ISCA Workshop on Speech and Emotion, Pages 132-137, Textflow, Belfast, 2000
 
Marc Schröder, R. Cowie, E. Douglas-Cowie, S. Savvidou, E. McMahon, M. Sawey
'FEELTRACE': An Instrument for Recording Perceived Emotion in Real Time
Proceedings of the ISCA Workshop on Speech and Emotion: A Conceptual Framework for Research, Pages 19-24, Textflow, Belfast, 2000
 
1999
 
Marc Schröder
Can Emotions be Synthesized without Controlling Voice Quality?
PHONUS volume 4, Pages 37-55, City, 1999
 
Marc Schröder
Zur Machbarkeit von Synthese emotionaler Sprache ohne Modellierung der Stimmqualität
Elektronische Sprachsignalverarbeitung, Pages 222-229, Görlitz, 1999
 
1998
 
Marc Schröder, Véronique Aubergé, Marie-Agnès Cathiard
Can we hear Smiles?
Proceedings of the 5th International Conference of Spoken Language Processing (ICSLP'98), o.A., Sydney, Australia, 1998
 
Marc Schröder
L'expression audiovisuelle de l'amusement - premières expériences audiovisuelles
Mastersthesis, Université Stendhal, Sciences du Langage, Grenoble, 1998