An Integrated Natural Language Processing Approach for Conversation System
The main aim of this research is to investigate a novel technique for implementing a more natural and intelligent conversation system. Conversation systems are designed to converse like a human as much as their intelligent allows. Sometimes, we can think that they are the embodiment of Turing-s vision. It usually to return a predetermined answer in a predetermined order, but conversations abound with uncertainties of various kinds. This research will focus on an integrated natural language processing approach. This approach includes an integrated knowledge-base construction module, a conversation understanding and generator module, and a state manager module. We discuss effectiveness of this approach based on an experiment.
Digital Object Identifier (DOI): doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1060163Procedia APA BibTeX Chicago EndNote Harvard JSON MLA RIS XML ISO 690 PDF Downloads 1440
 Will, Thomas, Creating a Dynamic Speech Dialogue. Vdm Verlag Dr. Mller, 2007.
 R. J. Lempert, S. W. Popper, and S. C. Bankes, Shaping the next one hundred years: new methods for quantitative, long-term policy analysis. Santa Monica, CA.: RAND, 2003.
 J. Allen, D. Byron, M. Dzikovska, G. Ferguson, L. Galescu, and A. Stent, "Towards conversational human-computer interaction," AI Magazine, vol. 22, 2001.
 Ong Sing Goh, Arnold Depickere, Chun Che Fung and Kok Wai Wong, "A Multilevel Natural Language Query Approach for Conversational Agent Systems", IAENG International Journal of Computer Science, vol.33-1, 2007.
 Teruhisa Misu and Tatsuya Kawahara, Speech-based Interactive Information Guidance System using Question-Answering and Information Recommendation, the 2007 International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing,vol.10.
 Hidekazu Kubota, Ken Saitoh, Ken Kumagai, Yohei Kawaguchi, Satoshi Nomura , Yasuyuki Sumi and Toyoaki Nishida, Conversation quantisation for conversational knowledge process, Inderscience Publishers, Volume 3 Issue 2, pp.134-144, 2007.
 L. Devillers et al., Annotations for Dynamic Diagnosis of the Dialog State, LREC-02.
 T. Paek & E. Horvitz. Conversation as action under uncertainty. Proceedings of the 16th Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI),pp.455-464, 2000.
 F. Benamara and P. Saint-Dizier, "Advanced Relaxation for Cooperative Question Answering," in.New Directions in Question Answering: MIT Press, 2004.
 H. Chung, K. Han, H. Rim, S. Kim, J. Lee, Y. Song, and D.Yoon, "A Practical QA System in Restricted Domains," presented at the ACL Workshop on Question Answering in Restricted Domains, 2004.
 F. Benamara, "Cooperative Question Answering in Restricted Domains: the WEBCOOP Experiment," presented at the ACL Workshop on Question Answering in Restricted Domains, 2004.
 William H. Fletcher, "Facilitating the compilation and dissemination of ad-hoc web corpora", in Papers from the Fifth International Conference on Teaching and Language Corpora, 2004.
 M. Baroni and S. Bernardini, "Bootcat: Bootstrapping corpora and terms from the web", in Proceedings of LREC 2004.
 David B. Bracewell, Fuji Ren and Shingo Kuroiwa, Mining News Sites to Create Special Domain News Collections, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTATIONAL INTELLIGENCE VOLUME 4, NUMBER 1, pp.56-63, 2007.
 Lucy Vanderwendeet et al. Beyond SumBasic: Task-focused summarization with sentence simplification and lexical expansion. Information Processing and Management 43, pp.1606-1618, 2007.
 Harman, D. K. Overview of the fourth text retrieval conference (TREC- 4). In D. K. Harman (Ed.), Proceedings of the fourth text retrieval conference. NIST Special Publication 500-236, pp. 1-24.
 Zhi Teng, Ye Liu and Fuji Ren, A Multimedia Conversation System with Application in Supervised Learning Methods and Ranking Function, International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, Volume 4, Number 6, pp.107-119, 2008.
 Chih-Chung Chang and Chih-Jen Lin, LIBSVM : a library for support vector machines, 2001.
 B. Billerbeck and J. Zobel, Techniques for Efficient Query Expansion.
 Nianwen Xue and Martha Palmer. Annotating the Propositions in the Penn Chinese Treebank. In The Proceedings of the 2nd SIGHAN Workshop on Chinese Language Processing, pp. 47-54,Japan, 2003.
 Nianwen Xue and Martha Palmer. Calibrating features for semantic role labeling. In Pro ceedings of 2004 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pp.88-94,Spain, 2004.
 H. Zhang, H. Yu, D. Xiong and Q. Liu, HHMM-based chinese lexical analyzer ICTCLAS, Proc. Of the 2nd SigHan Workshop, pp.184-187, 2003.
 Qin Bing, Liu Ting Chen Shang-Lin and Li Sheng. "Sentences Optimum Selection for Multi-document Summarization", Journal of Computer Research and Development, Vol.43, No.6 2006-06-01, pp.1129-1134, 2006.
 A. Diekema, O. Yilmazel, and E. Liddy., "Evaluation of Restricted Domain Question-Answering Systems," presented at the ACL Workshop on Question Answering in Restricted Domains, 2004.
 Zhi Teng, Fuji Ren and Shingo Kuroiwa, "Emotion Recognition from Text based on the Rough Set Theory and the Support Vector Machines", 2007 IEEE International Conference on NLP-KE, ISBN: 978-1-4244- 1610-3 pp.36-41, Beijing china, 2007.