...project
In this latter case, it was recently shown [Steeneken & Van Leeuwen, 1995] that the hybrid system developed in WERNICKE was slightly ahead of more traditional HMM systems, when compared on both British and American English tasks, using a 20,000 word vocabulary and a trigram language model, along with the other leading European systems produced by LIMSI (France), Philips (Germany) and Cambridge University/HTK (UK). These recent results, however, are prior to the formal adjudication procedure.

...1995]
These results are prior to the formal adjudication procedure.

...signal
It is indeed known that transitions are more important to speech perception than stationary parts.

...WERNICKE
Although no formal European funding has been required for this

...develop
Independently of any EC funding.

...SPRACHSTATION
It might be that INESC does not need a SPRACHSTATION.

...FPMs
Due to the move of Hervé Bourlard, previously affiliated with L&H.

...SU
Due to the move of Steve Renals, previously affiliated with CUED.

...ICSI
See Section B for a short description of ICSI, whose contribution in WERNICKE, in terms of hardware, software and research, was really significant and substantial.

...Europe
See earlier comment in WP6 justifying how the Euro-neuro-computers are more specialized.

...7.5
Including 3 person-years for ICSI.

Jean-Marc Boite
Mon Dec 9 18:18:02 MET 1996