Publications

  • ALFFA members (L. Besacier, P. Nocera) are co-chairs of the SLTU 2014 workshop. The proceedings can be found online here
  • ALFFA members (M. Mangeot, L. Besacier) are co-chairs of the TALAF Workshop on African Language Processing. The proceedings can be found online here.
  • Computerization of African languages-French dictionaries. Enguehard C., Mangeot M. In LREC 2014 workshop: Collaboration and Computing for Under Resourced Languages in the Linked Open Data Era – CCURL 2014 , Islande (2014) [hal-00994821 – version 1]
  • Informatisation de dictionnaires fulfulde-anglais-français. Mariam Barry. Rapport de stage de Licence 3 math-info, Université Joseph Fourier [PDF] [PPT slides]
  • Technologies mobiles pour la reconnaissance vocale des langues africaines. Elodie Gauthier. Rapport de projet Master 2 Pro – Génie Logiciel, Université Pierre Mendès-France [PDF]
  • Développement de technologies vocales pour quelques langues africaines. Elodie Gauthier. Rapport de stage Master 2 Pro, Université Pierre Mendès-France [PDF]
  • Speech Technologies for African Languages: Example of a Multilingual Calculator for Education. Besacier L., Gauthier E., Mangeot M., Bretier P., Bagshaw P., Rosec O., Moudenc T., Pellegrino F., Voisin S., Marsico E., Nocera P. In Interspeech 2015 Show and Tell session, Dresden (Germany) [Paper] [Poster]
  • Phoneme-based English-Amharic Statistical Machine Translation. Mulu Gebreegziabher Teshome, Laurent Besacier, Girma Taye and Dereje Teferi. IEEE AFRICON 2015.
  • Collecting Resources in Sub-Saharan African Languages for Automatic Speech Recognition: a Case Study of Wolof Elodie Gauthier, Laurent Besacier, Sylvie Voisin, Michael Melese and Uriel Pascal Elingui. LREC 2016 Conference, May 2016. [Paper][Poster]
  • Automatic Speech Recognition for African Languages with vowel length contrast. Elodie Gauthier, Laurent Besacier and Sylvie Voisin. Proc. Spoken Language Technologies for Under-Resourced Languages (SLTU) 2016, Jogyakarta. Indonesia. May 2016. [Paper][PDF slides]
  • Collecte de parole pour l’étude des langues peu dotées ou en danger avec l’application mobile Lig-Aikuma. David Blachon, Elodie Gauthier, Laurent Besacier, Guy-Noël Kouarata, Martine Adda-Decker & Annie Rialland. Atelier Traitement Automatique des Langues Africaines (TALAF). JEP-TALN. Paris. Juillet. 2016 [Paper]
  • Amharic Speech Recognition for Speech Translation. Michael Melese Woldeyohannis, Laurent Besacier & Meshesha Million. Atelier Traitement Automatique des Langues Africaines (TALAF). JEP-TALN. Paris. Juillet. 2016 [Paper]
  • Speed perturbation and vowel duration modelling for ASR in Hausa and Wolof languages. Elodie Gauthier, Laurent Besacier and Sylvie Voisin. Interspeech 2016. San Francisco (USA). Sept. 2016. [Paper]
  • LIG-AIKUMA: a Mobile App to Collect Parallel Speech for Under-Resourced Language Studies. Elodie Gauthier, David Blachon, Laurent Besacier, Guy-Noël Kouarata, Martine Adda-Decker & Annie Rialland, Gilles Adda, Gregoire Bachman. Interspeech 2016. Show&Tell Session. San Francisco (USA). Sept. 2016. [Paper]
  • First Automatic Fongbe Continuous Speech Recognition System: Development of Acoustic Models and Language Models, Laleye, Fréjus and Besacier, Laurent and Ezin, Eugène C. and Motamed, Cina, Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems, 2016. [Paper]
  • Machine assisted analysis of vowel length contrasts in Wolof. Elodie Gauthier, Laurent Besacier and Sylvie Voisin. Interspeech 2017. Stockholm (Sweden). August 2017. [Paper][Poster]