Iferrane/ juin 30, 2021/ Current

Foreign Language Learning assisted by Artificial Intelligence Apprentissage des Langues Assisté par Intelligence Artificielle NEW in 2022 !!!! We are looking for 2 research engineers to strengthen our team. See offers here ALAIA is a joint laboratory between IRIT and Archean Technologies. Funded by the ANR, the French Research Agency, for 3 years, this LabCom started in March 2019. ALAIA is based on the

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Mbalaguer/ décembre 18, 2020/ Current, Projects

Validity of a task of acoustic-phonetic decoding on anatomic deficits in paramedical assessment of speech disorders for patients treated for oral or oropharyngeal cancer Context and objectives Cancers of the upper aerodigestive tract is the fifth most common cancer in terms of incidence in France (HAS 2009). Due to their location, they impact the patients’ speech abilities (Mlynarek, 2008). In

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Vdefino/ octobre 8, 2020/ Current

Main issues and objectives Context The main complaint of adults with hearing loss is difficulty understanding speech in noise. Restoring intelligibility in noise for the elderly is now a public health issue, due to the increase in social isolation, depression and dementia among patients without hearing aids. Hearing aids currently play a beneficial role in preventing cognitive over-decline, but one

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Thomas Pellegrini/ septembre 23, 2020/ Current

Lightly-supervised and Unsupervised Discovery of Audio Units using Deep Learning (ANR-18-CE23-0005-01) Main issues and objectives      These last years, deep learning (DL) has become the state-of-the-art machine learning (ML) paradigm when applied in supervised settings to data with a latent structure, in image, video, audio and speech processing. In order to deploy deep learning solutions in problems for which

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Jpetiot/ janvier 8, 2019/ Current

Main issues and objectives Context Cognitive complaints are frequently reported by patients in remission or treated over the long term with targeted anti-cancer therapies, grouped under the term “chemobrain”. They usually appear discreet but are nevertheless disabling in everyday life or during professional recovery, constituting what is called an “invisible handicap” but nevertheless very real for patients. Their identification requires

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Jpetiot/ janvier 8, 2019/ Current

Looking for Relevant linguistic Units to improve the intelliGiBIlity measurement of speech production disorders Main issues and objectives In the context of the speech production disorders observed in ENT cancers, neurological, sensory or structural pathologies, the objective of the RUGBI project is to make improvements to the measurement of the intelligibility deficit. Indeed, speech production disorders can lead to a serious loss

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Iferrane/ janvier 8, 2019/ Current

Impact of gestures on the pronunciation of foreign language learners Main issues and objectives Context The issue of associating gesture and speech in a second language learning context (L2) emerged from a workshop organized by the project partners involved at different levels in L2 learning. Starting from a first reflection on the technical possibilities of combining gesture production and pronunciation

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Iferrane/ janvier 8, 2018/ Current

Open source smart assistant dedicated to companies and profesional usages  Main issues and objectives Context As part of its strategy to develop innovative open source tools in collaborative context, LINAGORA, leader of the LinTO project, aims at designing a smart conversational assistant dedicated to companies. This assistant, named after the project, provides speech-driven services to company staff members. On one

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Jmauclair/ janvier 8, 2017/ Current

Training Network on Automatic Processing of PAthological Speech Main issues and objectives There are an increasing number of people across Europe with debilitating speech pathologies (e.g., due to stroke, Parkinson’s disease, etc). These groups face communication problems that can lead to social exclusion. They are now being further marginalised by a new wave of speech technology that is increasingly woven

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Jpetiot/ janvier 8, 2017/ Current

Video analysis for Investigation of Criminal and TerrORIst Activities Main issues and objectives Video material collected and analyzsed by Law Enforcement Agencies (LEA) have become a critical component in legal investigations following major criminal acts and terrorist attacks. The recent events in London, Nice, Brussels, Paris, Barcelona and Cambrils again prove the importance of these video recordings. At the same

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