Project : metiss
Section: Contracts and Grants with Industry
Initiatives funded by the French Network RNRT
Projet Domus Videum (n° 2 02 C 0100 00 00 MPR 011)
The Domus Videum project is a national RNRT project which started in 2001 and which will terminate mid 2004.
Academic partners of the project are IRISA (VISTA, TEXMEX, TEMICS and METISS project-team) and Nantes University. Industrial partners are Thomson Multimedia, INA and SFRS.
The aim of the project is to design and implement techniques for the automatic summarization of audio-visual programmes (especially in the field of sports). Specific contributions of METISS are targeted towards the joint modeling of the audio and video information using Hidden Markov Model. METISS is also involved in evaluation activities.
Projets Technolangues (n° 2 03 C 0766 00 31 331 011, 2 03 C 0785 00 31 331 011
The Technolangue programme is dedicated to the developpent of software and data resources for research and development in speech and language research and engineering.
The NEOLOGOS project was dedicated to the selection of relevant linguistic material and a set of representative speakers for the definition and the recording of a multi-speaker speech database for speech recognition. The partners are : TELISMA, ELDA, DIALOCA, FTR&D-Lannion, LORIA and IRISA.
The AGILE-ALIZE project was dedicated to the design, development and test of a freeware speaker recognition platform based on the know-how of the ELISA Consortium. The partners are : ATLOG, Thalès, CLIPS, LIA, ENST, IRIT.