Takeshi Kawabata


Professor of Informatics in
Kwansei Gakuin University.


Speech Recognition / Understanding / Conversation System,
Machine Learning, Knowledge Acquisition, Self-organization,
Auditory Scene Analysis, Machine Audition.


  1. Takami, J. and Kawabata, T.: "Speaker recognition performance measure based on adaptation quickness and final accuracy for spoken dialog systems," J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn., 78, 5, pp.254-261 (May 2020) (in Japanese)
  2. Kawabata, T., Fujiwara, M. and Shibutani, T.: "Detection of Speaker Direction based on the On-and-Off Microphone Combination for Entertainment Robots," Entertainment Computing - ICEC2005, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, LNCS-3711, pp.248-255 (Sep. 2005)
  3. Kawabata, T.: "Estimation of N-gram probabilities based on the Binomial Posteriori Distribution," J. Acoust. Soc. Jpn., 61, 8, pp.441-447 (Aug. 2005) (in Japanese)
  4. Kawabata, T.: "Object-Oriented Dialog Management Architecture for Designing Multi-Purpose Spoken Dialog Systems," The 18th International Congress on Acoustics (ICA-2004) (Apr. 2004)
  5. Sugiyama, A., Dohsaka, K. and Kawabata, T.: "A Method for Conveying the Contents of Written Texts by Spoken Dialogue," IPSJ Trans., 41, 6, pp.1883-1894 (2000) (in Japanese)
  6. Nakano, M., Dohsaka, K., Miyazaki, N., Hirasawa, J., Tamoto, M., Kawamori, A., Sugiyama, A., and Kawabata T. : "Handling Rich Turn-Taking in Spoken Dialogue Systems,"European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology (EUROSPEECH-99), 3, pp.1167-1170 (1999)
  7. Nakano, M., Miyazaki, N., Hirasawa, J., Dohsaka, K., and Kawabata, T. : "Understanding Unsegmented User Utterances in Real-Time Spoken Dialogue Systems," Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL-99) (1999)
  8. Sugiyama, A., Dohsaka, K., and Kawabata, T. : "A Method for Conveying the Contents of Written Texts by Spoken Dialogue," Proceedings of Pacific Association for Computational Linguistics (PACLING '99) (1999)
  9. Kawabata, T. : "Emergent Computational Dialogue Management Architecture for Task-Oriented Spoken Dialogue Systems," ICSLP-98, 4, 1215-1218  (Nov. 1998)
  10. Hirasawa, J., Miyazaki, N., Nakano, M., and Kawabata, T. : "Implementation of Coordinative Nodding Behevior on Spoken Dialogue System," ICSLP-98, 6, pp.2347-2350 (Nov. 1998)
  11. Kawabata, T.: "Applying Signal-Processing Approaches to Conversation Models", JSAI, SIG-SLUD-9403-6, pp.34-41 (Feb. 1995) (in Japanese)
  12. Kawabata, T.: "Topic Focusing Mechanism for Speech recognition based on probabilistic Grammar and Topic markov model", Trans. IEICE, D-II, 10, pp.1967-1972 (Oct. 1994) (in Japanese)
Paper list.


Department of Infomatics,
School of Science and Technology,
Kwansei Gakuin Unversity.
2-1 Gakuen, Sanda City, 669-1337 JAPAN

Last update: Mar. 31, 2006 by T. Kawabata