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System Builders Maier, Reithinger
Development Dates 1995-1998
Languages German
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dialogue management within the Verbmobil translation system


Jan Alexandersson, Norbert Reithinger, and Elisabeth Maier.
Insights into the dialogue processing of VERBMOBIL.
Verbmobil Report 191, University of the Saarland, Saarbrücken, Germany, 1997.

Jan Alexandersson, Bianka Buschbeck-Wolf, Tsutomu Fujinami, Michael Kipp, Stephan Koch, Elisabeth Maier, Norbert Reithinger, Birte Schmitz, and Melanie Siegel.
Dialogue Acts in VERBMOBIL-2 (Second edition).
Verbmobil Report 226, University of the Saarland, Saarbrücken, Germany, 1998.

Elisabeth Maier, Norbert Reithinger, and Jan Alexandersson.
Clarification dialogues as measure to increase robustness in a spoken dialogue system.
In Julia Hirschberg, Candace Kamm, and Marilyn Walker, editors, Proceedings of the ACL/EACL Workshop on Interactive Spoken Dialog Systems: bringing speech and NLP together in real applications, pages 33--36, Madrid, Spain, 1997. Assocation for Computational Linguistics. Main reference

E. Maier and N. Reithinger.
Top-down discourse predictions in Natural Language Generation.
In W. Hoeppner and H. Horacek, editors, Principles of Natural Language Generation -- Papers from a Dagstuhl-Seminar, pages 73--79, 1995.

N. Reithinger, E. Maier, and J. Alexandersson.
Treatment of Incomplete Dialogues in a Speech-to-speech Translation System.
In Proc. ESCA Wshp. on Spoken Dialogue Systems; Theories and Applications, pages 33--36. ESCA and Center for PersonKommunikation, Aalborg University, Denmark, 1995.

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