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Sentence simplification for spoken language understanding

01/12/17 - 20170011025 - Sentence simplification may be provided. A spoken phrase may be received and converted to a text phrase. An intent associated with the text phrase may be identified. The text phrase may then be reformatted according to the identified intent and a task may be performed according to the reformatted text
Inventors: Gokhan Tur, Dilek Hakkani-tur, Larry Paul Heck, Sarangarajan Parthasarathy

Location-based conversational understanding

04/28/16 - 20160118046 - Location-based conversational understanding may be provided. Upon receiving a query from a user, an environmental context associated with the query may be generated. The query may be interpreted according to the environmental context. The interpreted query may be executed and at least one result associated with the query may be
Inventors: Larry Paul Heck, Madhusudan Chinthakunta, David Mitby, Lisa Stifelman

Suggesting intent frame(s) for user request(s)

03/17/16 - 20160078868 - Techniques are described herein that are capable of suggesting intent frame(s) for user request(s). For instance, the intent frame(s) may be suggested to elicit a request from a user. An intent frame is a natural language phrase (e.g., a sentence) that includes at least one carrier phrase and at least
Inventors: Shane J. Landry, Anne K. Sullivan, Lisa J. Stifelman, Adam D. Elman, Larry Paul Heck, Sarangarajan Parthasarathy

Translating natural language utterances to keyword search queries

01/07/16 - 20160004707 - Natural language query translation may be provided. A statistical model may be trained to detect domains according to a plurality of query click log data. Upon receiving a natural language query, the statistical model may be used to translate the natural language query into an action. The action may then
Inventors: Dilek Zeynep Hakkani-tur, Gokhan Tur, Rukmini Lyer, Larry Paul Heck

Facilitating conversations with automated location mapping

12/17/15 - 20150365448 - Individuals may utilize devices to engage in conversations about topics respectively associated with a location (e.g., restaurants where the individuals may meet for dinner). Often, the individual momentarily withdraws from the conversation in order to issue commands to the device to retrieve and present such information, and may miss parts
Inventors: Lisa Stifelman, Madhusudan Chinthakunta, Julian James Odell, Larry Paul Heck, Daniel Dole

Transferring information across language understanding model domains

11/05/15 - 20150317302 - Aspects of the present invention provide a technique to validate the transfer of intents or entities between existing natural language model domains (hereafter “domain” or “NLU”) using click logs, a knowledge graph, or both. At least two different types of transfers are possible. Intents from a first domain may be
Inventors: Xiaohu Liu, Ali Mamdouh Elkahky, Ruhi Sarikaya, Gokhan Tur, Dilek Hakkani-tur, Larry Paul Heck

Deep learning for semantic parsing including semantic utterance classification

10/29/15 - 20150310862 - One or more aspects of the subject disclosure are directed towards performing a semantic parsing task, such as classifying text corresponding to a spoken utterance into a class. Feature data representative of input data is provided to a semantic parsing mechanism that uses a deep model trained at least in
Inventors: Yann Nicolas Dauphin, Dilek Z. Hakkani-tur, Gokhan Tur, Larry Paul Heck

Model based approach for on-screen item selection and disambiguation

09/03/15 - 20150248886 - A model-based approach for on-screen item selection and disambiguation is provided. An utterance may be received by a computing device in response to a display of a list of items for selection on a display screen. A disambiguation model may then be applied to the utterance. The disambiguation model may
Inventors: Ruhi Sarikaya, Fethiye Asli Celikyilmaz, Zhaleh Feizollahi, Larry Paul Heck, Dilek Z. Hakkani-tur

Multi-user, multi-domain dialog system

06/25/15 - 20150179168 - A dialog system for use in a multi-user, multi-domain environment. The dialog system understands user requests when multiple users are interacting with each other as well as the dialog system. The dialog system uses multi-human conversational context to improve domain detection. Using interactions between multiple users allows the dialog system
Inventors: Dilek Hakkani-tur, Gokhan Tur, Larry Paul Heck, Dong Wang

Unsupervised relation detection model training

06/25/15 - 20150178273 - A relation detection model training solution. The relation detection model training solution mines freely available resources from the World Wide Web to train a relationship detection model for use during linguistic processing. The relation detection model training system searches the web for pairs of entities extracted from a knowledge graph
Inventors: Dilek Z. Hakkani-tur, Gokhan Tur, Larry Paul Heck

Satisfying specified intent(s) based on multimodal request(s)

11/06/14 - 20140330570 - Techniques are described herein that are capable of satisfying specified intent(s) based on multimodal request(s). A multimodal request is a request that includes at least one request of a first type and at least one request of a second type that is different from the first type. Example types of
Inventors: Lisa J. Stifelman, Anne K. Sullivan, Adam D. Elman, Larry Paul Heck, Stephanos Tryphonas, Kamran Rajabi Zargahi, Ken H. Thai

Translating natural language utterances to keyword search queries

02/27/14 - 20140059030 - Natural language query translation may be provided. A statistical model may be trained to detect domains according to a plurality of query click log data. Upon receiving a natural language query, the statistical model may be used to translate the natural language query into an action. The action may then
Inventors: Dilek Zeynep Hakkani-tur, Gokhan Tur, Rukmini Iyer, Larry Paul Heck

Contextual query adjustments using natural action input

01/16/14 - 20140019462 - Within the field of computing, many scenarios involve queries formulated by users resulting in query results presented by a device. The user may request to adjust the query, but many devices can only process requests specified in a well-structured manner, such as a set of recognized keywords, specific verbal commands,
Inventors: Larry Paul Heck, Madhusudan Chinthakunta, Rukmini Iyer

Deep linking from task list based on intent

08/22/13 - 20130218836 - Task list linking may be provided. Upon receiving an input from a user, the input may be translated into at least one actionable item. The at least one actionable item may be linked to a data source and displayed to the user.
Inventors: Anne K. Sullivan, Lisa Stifelman, Kathy Lee, Matt Klee, Larry Paul Heck, Gokhan Tur, Dilek Hakkani-tur

Satisfying specified intent(s) based on multimodal request(s)

06/20/13 - 20130159001 - Techniques are described herein that are capable of satisfying specified intent(s) based on multimodal request(s). A multimodal request is a request that includes at least one request of a first type and at least one request of a second type that is different from the first type. Example types of
Inventors: Lisa J. Stifelman, Anne K. Sullivan, Adam D. Elman, Larry Paul Heck, Stephanos Tryphonas, Kamran Rajabi Zargahi, Ken H. Thai

Suggesting intent frame(s) for user request(s)

06/20/13 - 20130158980 - Techniques are described herein that are capable of suggesting intent frame(s) for user request(s). For instance, the intent frame(s) may be suggested to elicit a request from a user. An intent frame is a natural language phrase (e.g., a sentence) that includes at least one carrier phrase and at least
Inventors: Shane J. Landry, Anne K. Sullivan, Lisa J. Stifelman, Adam D. Elman, Larry Paul Heck, Sarangarajan Parthasarathy

Training statistical dialog managers in spoken dialog systems with web data

11/15/12 - 20120290509 - Training for a statistical dialog manager may be provided. A plurality of log data associated with an intent may be received, and at least one step associated with completing the intent according to the plurality of log data may be identified. An understanding model associated with the intent may be
Inventors: Larry Paul Heck, Dilek Hakkani-tur, Rukmini Iyer, Gokhan Tur

Exploiting query click logs for domain detection in spoken language understanding

11/15/12 - 20120290293 - Domain detection training in a spoken language understanding system may be provided. Log data associated with a search engine, each associated with a search query, may be received. A domain label for each search query may be identified and the domain label and link data may be provided to a
Inventors: Dilek Hakkani-tur, Larry Paul Heck, Gokhan Tur

Sentence simplification for spoken language understanding

11/15/12 - 20120290290 - Sentence simplification may be provided. A spoken phrase may be received and converted to a text phrase. An intent associated with the text phrase may be identified. The text phrase may then be reformatted according to the identified intent and a task may be performed according to the reformatted text
Inventors: Gokhan Tur, Dilek Hakkani-tur, Larry Paul Heck, Sarangarajan Parthasarathy

Combined activation for natural user interface systems

10/04/12 - 20120254810 - A user interaction activation may be provided. A plurality of signals received from a user may be evaluated to determine whether the plurality of signals are associated with a visual display. If so, the plurality of signals may be translated into an agent action and a context associated with the
Inventors: Larry Paul Heck, Madhusudan Chinthakunta, David Mitby, Lisa Stifelman

Augmented conversational understanding architecture

10/04/12 - 20120254227 - An augmented conversational understanding architecture may be provided. Upon receiving a natural language phrase from a user, the phrase may be translated into a search phrase and a search action may be performed on the search phrase.
Inventors: Larry Paul Heck, Madhusudan Chinthakunta, David Mitby, Lisa Stifelman

Location-based conversational understanding

10/04/12 - 20120253802 - Location-based conversational understanding may be provided. Upon receiving a query from a user, an environmental context associated with the query may be generated. The query may be interpreted according to the environmental context. The interpreted query may be executed and at least one result associated with the query may be
Inventors: Larry Paul Heck, Madhusudan Chinthakunta, David Mitby, Lisa Stifelman

Task driven user intents

10/04/12 - 20120253791 - Identification of user intents may be provided. A plurality of network applications may be identified, and an ontology associated with each of the plurality of applications may be defined. If a phrase received from a user is associated with at least one of the defined ontologies, an action associated with
Inventors: Larry Paul Heck, Madhusudan Chinthakunta, David Mitby, Lisa Stifelman

Personalization of queries, conversations, and searches

10/04/12 - 20120253790 - Personalization of user interactions may be provided. Upon receiving a phrase from a user, a plurality of semantic concepts associated with the user may be loaded. If the phrase is determined to comprise at least one of the plurality of semantic concepts associated with the user, a first action may
Inventors: Larry Paul Heck, Madhusudan Chinthakunta, David Mitby, Lisa Stifelman

Conversational dialog learning and correction

10/04/12 - 20120253789 - Conversational dialog learning and correction may be provided. Upon receiving a natural language phrase from a first user, at least one second user associated with the natural language phrase may be identified. A context state may be created according to the first user and the at least one second user.
Inventors: Larry Paul Heck, Madhusudan Chinthakunta, David Mitby, Lisa Stifelman

Augmented conversational understanding agent

10/04/12 - 20120253788 - An augmented conversational understanding agent may be provided. Upon receiving, by an agent, at least one natural language phrase from a user, a context associated with the at least one natural language phrase may be identified. The natural language phrase may be associated, for example, with a conversation between the
Inventors: Larry Paul Heck, Madhusudan Chinthakunta, David Mitby, Lisa Stifelman


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