Wang, Yih-Ru
Emeritus Professor
Job title Associate Professor
Department units The telecommunications
Graduated
Name Wang, Yih-Ru
Office Tel No. 03-5712121ext31844
Job title Associate Professor
Research expertise .Speech Signal Processing
Department units The telecommunications
Academic status Graduated
Grade two
Advisor 0
Year of entrance 1985
Year of graduate 1987
Number of sessions 76
Department unit The telecommunications
School status Graduated
grade one
Enrollment year 1985
Graduation year 1987
Number of sessions 76
class CM A
Mentor 0
Year of Entrance 1978
Year of graduate 1982
department / unit identification Department of Electrical Engineering
class CM A
Enrollment year 1978
Graduation year 1982
Number of session 71
Year Paper Title
2011 Chen Yu Chiang, Sin-Horng Chen, Hsiu-Min Yu, and Yih-Ru Wang,
"Unsupervised Joint Prosody Labeling and Modeling for Mandarin Speech", J.
Acoust. Soc. Am. Am. 125, No. 2, pp. 1164-1183, Feb., 2009.
2008 , Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing, Vol. 12, No. 4, December 2007, pp. 391-410., 2007年12月" target='_blank'>11. Wei-Chih Kuo, Chen-Chung Ho, Xiang-Rui Zhong, Zhen-Feng Liang, Hsiu-Min Yu, Yih-Ru Wang, and Sin-Horng Chen, "“Some Studies on Min-Nan Speech Processing, “", Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing, Vol. 12, No. 4, December 2007, pp. 391-410., 2007年12月
2006 , 2005年02月" target='_blank'>, "", 2005年02月
2003 , IEEE trans. on speech and audio processing, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 308-320, 2003年07月" target='_blank'>Wen-hsing Lai, Sin-Horng Chen, Yih-Ru Wang, "A New Duration Modeling Approach for Mandarin Speech", IEEE trans. on speech and audio processing, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 308-320, 2003年07月
2000 , Journal of Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering, Vol. 7, No.2, pp. 145-155,, 2000年05月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang I-Bin Liao,, "An Overview of Mandarin-Speech Tone Recognition", Journal of Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering, Vol. 7, No.2, pp. 145-155,, 2000年05月
1999 , Journal of Chinese Institute of Engineers, Vol. 22, No. 5, pp. 535-547,, 1999年09月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang Yuan-Fu Liao, Wei-Tyng Hong, Wern-Jun Wang Sin-Horng Chen, "An Overview of RNN-based Mandarin Speech Recognition Approaches,", Journal of Chinese Institute of Engineers, Vol. 22, No. 5, pp. 535-547,, 1999年09月
1998 , IEEE Trans. Speech and Audio Processing, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 226-239, 1998年08月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang Sin-Horng Chen, Shaw-Hwa Hwang, "An RNN-based Prosodic Information Synthesizer for Mandarin Text-to-Speech", IEEE Trans. Speech and Audio Processing, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 226-239, 1998年08月
1996 , Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 87-100, 1996年08月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang Sin-Horng Chen, Shaw-Hwa Hwang, "A Mandarin Text-to-Speech System", Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 87-100, 1996年08月
1996 , IEEE Trans. on Speech and Audio Processing, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 146-150, 1995年03月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang Sin-Horng Chen, "Sin-Horng Chen, Shaw-Hwa Hwang", IEEE Trans. on Speech and Audio Processing, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 146-150, 1995年03月
1994 , J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 96, No. 5. Pt. 1, pp. 2637-2645,, 1994年11月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang Sin-Horng Chen, "Tone Recognition of Continuous Mandarin Speech assisted with Prosodic Information", J. Acoust. Soc. Am., Vol. 96, No. 5. Pt. 1, pp. 2637-2645,, 1994年11月
1994
1990 , IEEE Trans. on Communications, Vol. 38, No. 9, pp. 1317-1320,, 1990年09月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang Sin-Horng Chen, "Vector Quantization of Pitch Information in Mandarin Speech", IEEE Trans. on Communications, Vol. 38, No. 9, pp. 1317-1320,, 1990年09月
Year Paper Title
2011 Jyh-Her Yang, Ming-Chieh Liu, Hao-Hsiang Chang, Chen-Yu Chiang, Yih-Ru Wang, and Sin-Horng Chen , “ Enriching Mandarin Speech Recognition By Incorporating A Hierarchical Prosody Model, “, Proc. of ICASSP-2011, Prague, Czech, pp. 5052-5055, May, 2011.

" target='_blank'>Jyh-Her Yang, Ming-Chieh Liu, Hao-Hsiang Chang, Chen-Yu Chiang, Yih-Ru Wang, and Sin-Horng Chen , “ Enriching Mandarin Speech Recognition By Incorporating A Hierarchical Prosody Model, “, Proc. of ICASSP-2011, Prague, Czech, pp. 5052-5055, May, 2011.

2011 Yih-Ru Wang, “A Two-stage Sample-based Phone Boundary Detector using Segmental Similarity Features, “, Proc. of INTERSPEECH-2011, Florence, Italy, pp. 413-416, Aug., 2011.

" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, “A Two-stage Sample-based Phone Boundary Detector using Segmental Similarity Features, “, Proc. of INTERSPEECH-2011, Florence, Italy, pp. 413-416, Aug., 2011.

2011 Chen-Yu Chiang, Sin-Horng Chen, Yih-Ru Wang, “A New Model-based Mandarin-speech Coding System, “, Proc. of INTERSPEECH-2011, Florence, Italy, pp. 2561-2564, Aug., 2011.

" target='_blank'>Chen-Yu Chiang, Sin-Horng Chen, Yih-Ru Wang, “A New Model-based Mandarin-speech Coding System, “, Proc. of INTERSPEECH-2011, Florence, Italy, pp. 2561-2564, Aug., 2011.

2011 Chen-Yu Chiang, Cheng-Chang Tang, Hsiu-Min Yu, Yih-Ru Wang and
2011 Chen-Yu Chiang, Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, “ Advanced Unsupervised
2011 You-Yu Lin, Yih-Ru Wang, “ Sample-based Phone-like Unit Automatic Labeling
2011 Yu-Lun Chou, Chen-Yu Chiang, Yih-Ru Wang, Hsiu-Min Yu, Sin-Horng Chen,
2011 Qi-quan Huang, Chen-Yu Chiang, Yih-Ru Wang, Sin-Horng Chen and Hsiu-Min
2011 You-Yu Lin, Yih-Ru Wang and Yuan-Fu Liao, “Phone Boundary Detection using
2011 Chen-Yu Chiang, Sin-Horng Chen, and Yih-Ru Wang , "Unsupervised prosody
2011 Yi-Ling Tsai, Hsiu-Min Yu, Yih-Ru Wang, Chen-Yu Chiang, Lieh-Shih Lo,
2011

Tsai-Lu TSAI, Chen-Yu CHIANG, Hsiu-Min YU, Lieh-Shih LO, Yih-Ru WANG

2008 , Singapore, published in Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science - Chinese Spoken Language Processing, pp. 748-759, 2006年12月" target='_blank'>27. Hsi-Chun Hsiao, Hsiu-Min Yu, Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, "“ Multilingual Speech Corpora for TTS System Development, “", Singapore, published in Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science - Chinese Spoken Language Processing, pp. 748-759, 2006年12月
2008 , IEICE technical report. Speech, Nagoya, Japan, Vol. 106, No. 443, pp. 107-112, SP2006-103, 2006年12月" target='_blank'>28. Xiao-Dong Wang, Jin-Song Zhang, Keikichi Hirose, Nobuaki Minematsu, Chen-Yu Chiang, Yih-Ru Wang, Yuan-Fu Liao,, "Tone Recognition of Continuous Mandarin Speech Based on Tone Nucleus Model and MLP Nucleus Network,", IEICE technical report. Speech, Nagoya, Japan, Vol. 106, No. 443, pp. 107-112, SP2006-103, 2006年12月
2008 , Proc. of ICASSP 2007, Honolulu, USA, Vol. IV, pp. 625-628, 2007年03月" target='_blank'>29. Chen-Yu Chiang, Xiao-Dong Wang, Yuan-Fu Liao, Yih-Ru Wang, Sin-Horng Chen, Keikichi Hirose, "Latent Prosody Modeling Of Continuous Mandarin Speech,", Proc. of ICASSP 2007, Honolulu, USA, Vol. IV, pp. 625-628, 2007年03月
2008 , Proc. of Interspeech 2007, pp. 494-497, Antwerp, Belgium, 2007年08月" target='_blank'>30. Chen-Yu Chiang, Hsiu-Min Yu, Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, "An Automatic Prosody Labeling Method for Mandarin Speech", Proc. of Interspeech 2007, pp. 494-497, Antwerp, Belgium, 2007年08月
2008 , Proc. of ROCLING 2007, Taipei, ROC. pp. 273-286, 2007年09月" target='_blank'>31. Chi-feng Chen, Chen-yu Chiang, Yih-ru Wang, and Sin-Horng Chen, "A Study on Prosodic Modeling for Isolated Mandarin Words", Proc. of ROCLING 2007, Taipei, ROC. pp. 273-286, 2007年09月
2008 , Proc. of CACS 2007, 2007年" target='_blank'>32. Jing-Jang Lin, Yih-Ru Wang and Yuan-Fu Liao, "The Embedded Mandarin Speech Recognition System in a mobile device", Proc. of CACS 2007, 2007年
2008 , Proc. of ICASSP 2008, Las Vegas, USA, pp. 4381-4384, 2008年04月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, "The Signal Change-point Detection using the High-order Statistics of Log-likelihood Difference Functions", Proc. of ICASSP 2008, Las Vegas, USA, pp. 4381-4384, 2008年04月
2008 , Proc. of ICASSP 2008, Las Vegas, USA, pp. 4381-4384, 2008年04月" target='_blank'>34. Chen Yu Chiang, Hsiu Min Yu, Yih Ru Wang, Sin Horng Chen, "Exploration of High-level Prosodic Patterns for Continuous Mandarin Speech", Proc. of ICASSP 2008, Las Vegas, USA, pp. 4381-4384, 2008年04月
2008 , accepted by ISCSLP 2008, Kunming, China, 2008年12月" target='_blank'>35. Hung-Kuang Shih, Chen-Yu Chiang, Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, "Prosodic Modeling For Isolated Mandarin Words And Its Application", accepted by ISCSLP 2008, Kunming, China, 2008年12月
2008 , accepted by ISCSLP 2008, Kunming, China, 2008年12月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, "A New Similarity Measure between HMMs", accepted by ISCSLP 2008, Kunming, China, 2008年12月
2006 , Proc. of ICASSP 2004, Monteal, Canada, Vol. 1, pp. 505-508,, 2004年05月" target='_blank'>Wei-Chih Kuo, Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, "A Model-based Tone Labeling Method for Min-nan/Taiwanese Speech", Proc. of ICASSP 2004, Monteal, Canada, Vol. 1, pp. 505-508,, 2004年05月
2006 , Proc. of ICSLP 2004, Jeju island, , pp. 1069-1072, 2004年10月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang and Chi-Han Huang, "Speaker-and-environment Change Detection in Broadcast News using the Common Component GMM-based Divergence Measure", Proc. of ICSLP 2004, Jeju island, , pp. 1069-1072, 2004年10月
2006 , Proc. of International Conf. on Chinese Spoken Language Processing 2004, Hong Kong, pp. 257-260, 2004年12月" target='_blank'>C. L. Chan, Y. R. Wang and S. H. Chen, "A Study on Mandarin Broadcast New Speech Recognition", Proc. of International Conf. on Chinese Spoken Language Processing 2004, Hong Kong, pp. 257-260, 2004年12月
2006 , Proc. of ICASSP 2005, Philadelphia, USA, Vol. I. pp. 645-648, 2005年05月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang and Chen-Yu Chiang, "A New Common Component GMM-based Speaker Recognition Method", Proc. of ICASSP 2005, Philadelphia, USA, Vol. I. pp. 645-648, 2005年05月
2006 , Proc. of Interspeech 2005, Lisboa, Portugal, pp. 3269-3272, 2005年09月" target='_blank'>Chen-Yu Chiang, Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, "On the Inter-syllable Coarticulation Effect of Pitch Modeling for Mandarin Speech", Proc. of Interspeech 2005, Lisboa, Portugal, pp. 3269-3272, 2005年09月
2006 , Proc. of ROCLING 2005, Tainan, ROC. pp. 347-360, 2005年09月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, Lung-Hsun Chang, and Sin-Horng Chen, "Evaluation of Mandarin Broadcast News Transcription System", Proc. of ROCLING 2005, Tainan, ROC. pp. 347-360, 2005年09月
2006 , Proc. of CACS 2005, Tainan, ROC. pp. i-4 12-17, 2005年11月" target='_blank'>Chin-Han Tsai, Yih-Ru Wang, Yuan-Fu Liao, "Reinforcement Learning-based Spoken Dialog Strategy Design for In-Vehicle Speaking Assistant", Proc. of CACS 2005, Tainan, ROC. pp. i-4 12-17, 2005年11月
2006 , Int. conf. on Speech Prosody 2006, SPS4-3, Dresden, German, 2006年05月" target='_blank'>Jyh-Her Yang, Yuan-Fu Liao, Yih-Ru Wang, Sin-Horng Chan, "A New Approach of Using Temporal Information in Mandarin Speech Recognition", Int. conf. on Speech Prosody 2006, SPS4-3, Dresden, German, 2006年05月
2006 , Proc. of CACS 2006, Taipei, ROC. pp. 30-35, 2006年11月" target='_blank'>Cheng-Chang Lee, Jing-Teng Zeng, Chi-Hui Hsu and Yih-Ru Wang, "Sub-Frame Interleaving and Reference Model Weighting for Robust Distributed Speech Recognition", Proc. of CACS 2006, Taipei, ROC. pp. 30-35, 2006年11月
2006 , to be appeared in ISCSLP 2006, Singapore, 2006年12月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, Bo-Xuan Lu, Yuan-Fu Liao and Sin-Horng Chen, "Distributed Speech Recognition of Mandarin Digits String", to be appeared in ISCSLP 2006, Singapore, 2006年12月
2006 , to be appeared in ISCSLP 2006, Singapore, 2006年12月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, "Speaker-and-environment Change Detection in Broadcast News using Maximum Divergence Common Component GMM", to be appeared in ISCSLP 2006, Singapore, 2006年12月
2006 , to be appeared in ISCSLP 2006, Singapore, 2006年12月" target='_blank'>Hsi-Chun Hsiao, Hsiu-Min Yu, Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, "Multilingual Speech Corpora for TTS System Development", to be appeared in ISCSLP 2006, Singapore, 2006年12月
0000 , Proc. of EuroSpeech 2003, Geneva, Switzerland, pp. 3109-3112, 2003年09月" target='_blank'>Wei-Chih Kuo, Li-Feng Lin, Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, "An NN-based approach to prosodic information generation for synthesizing English words embedded in Chinese text", Proc. of EuroSpeech 2003, Geneva, Switzerland, pp. 3109-3112, 2003年09月
0000 , Proc. of EuroSpeech 2003, Geneva, Switzerland, pp. 109-112, 2003年09月" target='_blank'>Wen-Hsing Lai, Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, "A new pitch modeling approach for Mandarin speech", Proc. of EuroSpeech 2003, Geneva, Switzerland, pp. 109-112, 2003年09月
0000 , Proc. of International Conf. on Chinese Spoken Language Processing 2002, Taipei, ROC, pp. 29-32, 2002年10月" target='_blank'>Wei-Chih Kuo, Yih-Ru Wang, Hung-Mao Lu, and Sin-Horng Chen, "An NN-based Approach to Prosody Generation for English Word Spelling in English-Chinese Bilingual TTS", Proc. of International Conf. on Chinese Spoken Language Processing 2002, Taipei, ROC, pp. 29-32, 2002年10月
0000 , Proc. of International Conf. on Chinese Spoken Language Processing 2002, Taipei, ROC, pp. 75-78, , 2002年10月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, and Shin-Ming Fan, "An improvement of the GMM Speaker Identification Method by using Two-state HMM and Discriminative Training", Proc. of International Conf. on Chinese Spoken Language Processing 2002, Taipei, ROC, pp. 75-78, , 2002年10月
0000 , Proc. of ICASSP-2002, Orlando, USA, Vol. 1, pp. 357-360, May, 2002., 2002年05月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, I-Je Wong, and Teng-Chun Tsao, "A Statistical Pitch Detection Algorithm,", Proc. of ICASSP-2002, Orlando, USA, Vol. 1, pp. 357-360, May, 2002., 2002年05月
0000 , Proc. of International Conf. on Chinese Spoken Language Processing 2000, Beijing, China, pp. 195-198, 2000年10月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, and Ke-Shiu Chen, "RCD Sub-Syllable HMM Modeling By Decision Tree Clustering Using Mat-2000 Database,", Proc. of International Conf. on Chinese Spoken Language Processing 2000, Beijing, China, pp. 195-198, 2000年10月
0000 , Proc. of EuroSpeech-99, Budapest, Hungary, Vol. 3, pp. 1363-1366, , 1999年09月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, and Wei-Tyng Hong, "Integrating Syllable Segmentation RNN into HMM Mandarin Speech Recognizer", Proc. of EuroSpeech-99, Budapest, Hungary, Vol. 3, pp. 1363-1366, , 1999年09月
0000 , Proc. of ICASSP-98, Seattle, USA, Vol. 2, pp. 841-844,, 1998年05月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang, and Sin-Horng Chen, "Mandarin Telephone Speech Recognition for Automatic Telephone Number Directory Service,", Proc. of ICASSP-98, Seattle, USA, Vol. 2, pp. 841-844,, 1998年05月
0000 , Proc. of 1997 International Conf. on Consumer Electronics, Chicago, USA, pp. 168-169, , 1997年06月" target='_blank'>P. R. Lu, W. T. Hong, S. L. Chiang, Y. R. Wang, and S. H. Chen,, "A Prototype of a Mandarin Speech Telephone Number Inquiry System,", Proc. of 1997 International Conf. on Consumer Electronics, Chicago, USA, pp. 168-169, , 1997年06月
0000 , Proc. of 1996 International Conf. on Spoken Language Processing, Pliladephia, USA, pp. 1421-1424, 1996年10月" target='_blank'>Shaw-Hwa Hwang, Sin-Horng Chen, and Yih-Ru Wang, "Mandarin Text-to-Speech System", Proc. of 1996 International Conf. on Spoken Language Processing, Pliladephia, USA, pp. 1421-1424, 1996年10月
0000 , Proc. 0f 1994 National Symposium on Telecommunications, pp. 310-315, 1994年12月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, "Tone Recognition of Continuous Speech assisted with Prosodic Information,", Proc. 0f 1994 National Symposium on Telecommunications, pp. 310-315, 1994年12月
0000 , Proc. of 1993 International Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks, pp. F01-F10, 1993年12月" target='_blank'>Yih-Ru Wang and Sin-Horng Chen, "Tone Recognition of Continuous Mandarin Speech Based on Neural Network,", Proc. of 1993 International Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks, pp. F01-F10, 1993年12月
0000
0000 , Proc. of 1987 Telecommunication Symposium, pp. 461-466, 1987年12月" target='_blank'>Sin-Horng Chen and Yih-Ru Wang, "Vector Quantization of Pitch Contour in Mandarin Speech", Proc. of 1987 Telecommunication Symposium, pp. 461-466, 1987年12月
Project Category Year Project Title Participator Job Title Period Unit
Research Projects 2015 A Study on Text Analysis for Traditional Chinese Character and its Application to Language Modeling Wang, Yih-Ru P.I. 2014.08 ~ 2016.07 MOST
Research Projects 97 Syllable-level landmark detection and its applications in Mandarin, MinNa and Hakkin Wang, Yih-Ru 2008.08 ~ 2009.07 NSC
Research Projects 96 Attribution and landmark detection for Mandarin speech recognition 2007.08 ~ 2008.07 NSC
Research Projects 95 2006.10 ~ 2006.09
Research Projects 95 2006.08 ~ 2007.07
Research Projects 94 2005.10 ~ 2006.09
Research Projects 94 2005.08 ~ 2006.07
Research Projects 93 2004.10 ~ 2005.09
Research Projects 93 2004.08 ~ 2005.07
Research Projects 92 2003.08 ~ 2004.07
Research Projects 91 2002.08 ~ 2003.07
Research Projects 90 2001.08 ~ 2002.07
Country School Name Department Degree Duration
1990.09 ~ 1995.05
1985.09 ~ 1987.06
1978.09 ~ 1982.06
Honor Category Year
External Honor 2009