12 years 6 months ago
Exploiting active-learning strategies for annotating prosodic events with limited labeled data
Many applications of spoken-language systems can benefit from having access to annotations of prosodic events. Unfortunately, obtaining human annotations of these events, even se...
Raul Fernandez, Bhuvana Ramabhadran
12 years 9 months ago
Splitting algorithms for fast relay selection: generalizations, analysis, and a unified view
Relay selection for cooperative communications promises significant performance improvements, and is, therefore, attracting, considerable attention. While several criteria have be...
Virag Shah, Neelesh B. Mehta, Raymond Yim
12 years 9 months ago
Evolutionary Frameworks for Language Change: The Price Equation Approach
Models and concepts from biology have informed the study of language change for several centuries. In this article, I take a comparative look across the disciplines of historical ...
Brady Clark
118views more  INFORMATICALT 2010»
12 years 11 months ago
A Novel Method for Multiple Criteria Analysis: Grey Additive Ratio Assessment (ARAS-G) Method
The paper presents the process of the selection of a potential supplier, which have to be the most appropriate to stakeholders. The selection is based on a set of criteria: Deliver...
Zenonas Turskis, Edmundas Kazimieras Zavadskas
114views Education» more  CORR 2010»
12 years 12 months ago
On the Impact of Mutation-Selection Balance on the Runtime of Evolutionary Algorithms
The interplay between the mutation operator and the selection mechanism plays a fundamental role in the behaviour of evolutionary algorithms (EAs). However, this interplay is stil...
Per Kristian Lehre, Xin Yao
13 years 7 days ago
Emotionality in Text as Predictor of Behavior
The present study demonstrates how the emotional content of search terms and their eventual results affects the breadth of a users' search for information. We observed the qu...
Elliot Onn, Carey K. Morewedge
13 years 8 days ago
Selecting Features in On-Line Handwritten Whiteboard Note Recognition: SFS or SFFS?
When selecting features with the sequential forward floating selection (SFFS), the "nesting effect" is avoided, which is a common phenomenon if the computationally less ...
Joachim Schenk, Moritz Kaiser, Gerhard Rigoll
13 years 8 days ago
Handle Flags: efficient and flexible selections for inking applications
There are a number of challenges associated with content selection in pen-based interfaces. Supplementary buttons to enter a selection mode may not be available, and selections ma...
Tovi Grossman, Patrick Baudisch, Ken Hinckley
13 years 8 days ago
QuickSelect: history-based selection expansion
When editing a graphical document, it is common to apply a change to multiple items at once, and a variety of tools exist for selecting sets of items. However, directly selecting ...
Sara L. Su, Sylvain Paris, Frédo Durand
131views Hardware» more  ENASE 2009»
13 years 9 days ago
Flexible Composites and Automatic Component Selection for Service-Based Applications
In traditional Software Engineering approaches, an application is described as a composite entity containing all its components. This approach is no longer relevant in modern Softw...
Jacky Estublier, Idrissa A. Dieng, Eric Simon, Ger...