INOUE, Masashi

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Name
INOUE, Masashi
Affiliation
Tohoku Institute of Technology
Section
Faculty of Engineering Department of Information and Communication Engineering
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
D.S.

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Published Papers

 
Masashi Inoue, Hiroshi Ueno
126   2018   [Refereed]
Masashi Inoue, Ryu Yasuhara
164   2018   [Refereed]
Masashi Inoue,Hiroshi Ueno
Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation LREC 2016, Portorož, Slovenia, May 23-28, 2016.      2016   [Refereed]
Ryu Yasuhara,Masashi Inoue,Ikuya Suga,Tetsuo Kosaka
Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction, ICMI 2016, Tokyo, Japan, November 12-16, 2016   414-415   2016   [Refereed]
Masashi Inoue,Hiroshi Ueno
Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems - International Workshops: IWEC 2014, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, December 1-5, 2014, and CMNA XV and IWEC 2015, Bertinoro, Italy, October 26, 2015, Revised Selected Papers   119-128   2015   [Refereed]
Kodai Takahashi,Masashi Inoue
Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, LREC 2014, Reykjavik, Iceland, May 26-31, 2014.   3433-3437   2014   [Refereed]
Junpei Endo, Masashi Inoue
2013 International Joint Conference on Awareness Science and Technology and Ubi-Media Computing: Can We Realize Awareness via Ubi-Media?, iCAST 2013 and UMEDIA 2013   354-358   Jan 2013
Gestures are important communication medium. However, their semantic ambiguities make it difficult for computer systems to accurately recognize and deliver them. The interpretation of gestural motions is not even consistent in human-to-human commu...
Masashi Inoue, Masashi Inoue, Mitsunori Ogihara, Ryoko Hanada, Nobuhiro Furuyama
2010 5th International Conference on Future Information Technology, FutureTech 2010 - Proceedings      Jul 2010
In multimedia data analysis, automated indexing of conversational video is an emerging topic. One challenging problem in this topic is the recognition of higher-level concepts, such as miscommunications in conversations. While detecting miscommuni...
Masashi Inoue, Piyush Grover
Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)   5706 LNCS 661-668   Dec 2009
In the photo retrieval task of ImageCLEF 2008, we examined the influence of image representations, clustering methods, and query types in enhancing result diversity. Two types of visual concept vectors and hierarchical and partitioning clustering ...
Inoue M.
Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)   4730 LNCS 617-624   Dec 2007   [Refereed]
The use of visual features in text-based ad-hoc image retrieval is challenging. Visual and textual information have so far been treated equally in terms of their properties and combined with weighting mechanisms for balancing their contributions t...
Inoue M.
Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)   4022 LNCS 582-591   2006   [Refereed]
Masashi Inoue, Naonori Ueda
IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell.   25(12) 1570-1581   2003   [Refereed]
This paper presents a method for e#ectively using unlabeled sequential data in the learning of hidden Markov models (HMMs). With the conventional approach, class labels for unlabeled data are assigned deterministically by HMMs learned from labeled...
Array,Naonori Ueda
Proceedings of the 2005 ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC), Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, March 13-17, 2005   2 1031-1037   Dec 2005   [Refereed]
Users' search needs are often represented by words and images are retrieved according to such textual queries. Annotation words assigned to the stored images are most useful to connect queries to the images. However, due to annotation cost, quite ...
Masashi Inoue
Accessing Multilingual Information Repositories, 6th Workshop of the Cross-Language Evalution Forum, CLEF 2005, Vienna, Austria, 21-23 September, 2005, Revised Selected Papers   582-591   2005   [Refereed]
Abstract. When short queries and short image annotations are used in text-based cross-language image retrieval, small changes in word usage due to translation errors may decrease the retrieval performance because of an increase in lexical mismatch...
Masashi Inoue,Sakie Sakuma
28th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshops, AINA 2014 Workshops, Victoria, BC, Canada, May 13-16, 2014   582-587   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
This paper presents the results of our analysis of the film selection process for a film festival. The selection of films characterises the festival, which then attracts audiences. Although the criteria for selection are fundamentally decided by m...
Masashi Inoue,Toshiki Akagi
Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, LREC 2012, Istanbul, Turkey, May 23-25, 2012   1836-1839   2012   [Refereed]
Masashi Inoue
Artificial Intelligence of Humor, Papers from the 2012 AAAI Fall Symposium, Arlington, Virginia, USA, November 2-4, 2012   FS-12-02 18-21   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
For understanding humorous dialogue, a collection of humorous expressions is needed. In addition to humorous expressions, their annotations are important to be used as language resources. In this paper, we analyzed how human assessors annotate hum...
Array,Mitsunori Ogihara,Ryoko Hanada,Nobuhiro Furuyama
Multimedia Tools Appl.   61(1) 7-20   Nov 2012   [Refereed]
The automated annotation of conversational video by semantic miscommunication labels is a challenging topic. Although miscommunications are often obvious to the speakers as well as the observers, it is difficult for machines to detect them from th...
Array,Takuya Matsuda,Shoichi Yokoyama
HCI International 2011 - Posters' Extended Abstracts - International Conference, HCI International 2011, Orlando, FL, USA, July 9-14, 2011, Proceedings, Part I   173 CCIS 571-575   Jul 2011   [Refereed]
Using Web information in example-based dialogue systems is considered to be a good way to increase the topical relevance of system responses. However, Web content is mostly written documents, not colloquial utterances. To alleviate the discrepancy...
Array,Toshio Irino,Nobuhiro Furuyama,Ryoko Hanada,Takako Ichinomiya,Hiroyasu Massaki
Human-Computer Interaction. Interaction Techniques and Environments - 14th International Conference, HCI International 2011, Orlando, FL, USA, July 9-14, 2011, Proceedings, Part II   6762 LNCS 259-267   Jul 2011   [Refereed]
We studied communication patterns in face-to-face dialogues between people for the purpose of identifying conversation features that can be exploited to improve human-computer interactions. We chose to study the psychological counseling setting as...
Array,Manh Hong Nguyen
9th IEEE/ACIS International Conference on Computer and Information Science, IEEE/ACIS ICIS 2010, 18-20 August 2010, Yamagata, Japan   538-539   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
User-system interaction is sometimes a cumbersome element of non-textual information access. Image retrieval systems now incorporate various interaction mechanisms. However, there is no standard or established way of interacting that has been prov...
INOUE Masashi, HANADA Ryoko, FURUYAMA Nobuhiro
The Transactions of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers. A   92(11) 725-733   Nov 2009
Masashi Inoue
Progress in informatics : PI   (6) 3-14   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
We surveyed the current research on the retrieval and utilization of images. This paper provides
an overview of the difficulties and possibilities of technological or technology-related
research topics resulting from the huge amount of images curr...
Masashi Inoue
Contextual and Social Media Understanding and Usage, 15.06. - 20.06.2008      2008   [Refereed]
Array,Frank Nack,Klara Nahrstedt,Array,Andreas Girgensohn,Andreas Henrich,Philipp Sandhaus,Sabine Thieme,Michelle Zhou
Proceedings of the 3rd ACM Workshop on Human-Centered Computing, HCC 2008, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, October 31, 2008   1-6   Dec 2008   [Refereed]
In this paper, we investigate future topics and challenges of interaction and user experience in multimedia We bring together different perspectives from overlapping fields of research such as multimedia, human-computer interaction, information re...
Masashi Inoue,Piyush Grover
Working Notes for CLEF 2008 Workshop co-located with the 12th European Conference on Digital Libraries (ECDL 2008) , Aarhus, Denmark, September 17-19, 2008.      2008   [Refereed]
Naonori Ueda,Array
VLSI Signal Processing   37(2-3) 189-197   2004   [Refereed]
Array,Piyush Grover
Evaluating Systems for Multilingual and Multimodal Information Access, 9th Workshop of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum, CLEF 2008, Aarhus, Denmark, September 17-19, 2008, Revised Selected Papers   661-668   2008   [Refereed]
0000-0002-9364-3114,Masashi Inoue
21st International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2007), Workshops Proceedings, Volume 1, May 21-23, 2007, Niagara Falls, Canada   2 307-312   Oct 2007   [Refereed]
Users commonly rely just on scarce textual annotation when their searches for images are semantic or conceptual based. Rich visual information is often thrown away in basic annotation-based image retrieval because its relationship to the semantic ...
Masashi Inoue
Evaluation of Multilingual and Multi-modal Information Retrieval, 7th Workshop of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum, CLEF 2006, Alicante, Spain, September 20-22, 2006, Revised Selected Papers   617-624   2006   [Refereed]
Masashi Inoue, Naonori Ueda
Neural Networks for Signal Processing - Proceedings of the IEEE Workshop   93-102   2001   [Refereed]
An insufficiency of training data often results in a poorly learned classifier. To mitigate this problem, several learning methods using both labeled and unlabeled data have been proposed. In these methods, however, only static data are considered...
Masashi Inoue
   [Refereed]
The performance of cross-language information retrieval (CLIR) systems has been improved to the level of practical use. The next step is to inform potential users that CLIR technologies are ready to be used. A good way of doing this is to present ...

Misc

 
INOUE Masashi, SUZUKI Kaori
Proceedings of the Annual Conference of JSAI   2019(0) 4F3OS11b03-4F3OS11b03   2019
<p>We proposed a typology of reactions to apologies base on the analysis of dialogue corpus. Our typology regards forgiving as the default reaction to the apologies. The responses are classified into two categories: the case when forgiving express...
Masashi Inoue,Naonori Ueda
Systems and Computers in Japan   34(13) 1-12   Feb 2003   [Refereed]
本論文では,隠れマルコフモデル(HMM)の識別器としての性能を向上させるために,低コストで収集可能なラベル無し時系列データに確率的なクラスラベルを付与して,ラベル有りデータとともに訓練データとして利用する手法を提案する.従来の確率的クラスラベルによるラベル無しデータ利用手法は,静的データのみを対象とし,HMMが対象とする時系列データを取り扱えない.そこで,従来手法を以下のように拡張する.まず,各クラスに対して独立に存在する複数のHMMを混合し,拡張結合混合型隠れマルコフモデル(ETM-HM...
井上 雅史, 中島 隆太郎, 花田 里欧子, 古山 宣洋, 入野 俊夫
電子情報通信学会技術研究報告 = IEICE technical report : 信学技報   117(509) 11-15   Mar 2018
HANADA Ryoko, NAKAJIMA Ryutaro, INOUE Masashi, FURUYAMA Nobuhiro, IRINO Toshio
Proceedings of the Annual Conference of JSAI   2018(0) 3C1OS14a02-3C1OS14a02   2018
<p>Active listening is one of the indispensable axes in evaluating the dialogue of psychotherapy. Although there have been discussions about it in the area of clinical psychology, the method for evaluating active listening has been missing. It is ...
安原 龍, 井上 雅史
電子情報通信学会技術研究報告 = IEICE technical report : 信学技報   116(524) 45-50   Mar 2017
花田 里欧子, 入野 俊夫, 古山 宣洋, 井上 雅史, 中島 隆太郎
電子情報通信学会技術研究報告 = IEICE technical report : 信学技報   116(524) 113-118   Mar 2017
上野 洋, 井上 雅史
言語・音声理解と対話処理研究会   79 61-66   Mar 2017
花田 里欧子, 入野 俊夫, 古山 宣洋, 井上 雅史, 中島 隆太郎
電子情報通信学会技術研究報告 = IEICE technical report : 信学技報   116(436) 5-10   Jan 2017
INOUE Masashi, HARA Kensho, SHIMBO Yuto, KAWAGUCHI Ryuhei, IWATA Seiya, AKECHI Nao
Technical Committee on Biometrics   114(520) 95-104   Mar 2015
This paper reports a summary of the 18th algorithm contest organized by the Pattern Recognition and Media Understanding (PRMU) technical committee of IEICE-ISS.
INOUE Masashi, HARA Kensho, SHIMBO Yuto, KAWAGUCHI Ryuhei, IWATA Seiya, AKECHI Nao
Technical report of IEICE. PRMU   114(521) 95-104   Mar 2015
This paper reports a summary of the 18th algorithm contest organized by the Pattern Recognition and Media Understanding (PRMU) technical committee of IEICE-ISS.
高橋 広大, 井上 雅史
言語・音声理解と対話処理研究会   68 53-58   Sep 2013
柴田 直由, 横山 晶一, 井上 雅史
研究報告自然言語処理(NL)   2011(7) 1-8   Jul 2011
方言は、その方言を扱う地方の人間との会話をより円滑にし、より良い人間関係を築くためには必要不可欠なものである。方言理解の補助手段として機械翻訳の利用は有効である。ここでの機械翻訳は、他国語間の翻訳レベルではなく同じ日本語内での翻訳であるため、一般の機械翻訳に比べてそれほど困難ではないと考えられる。我々のグループでは既に共通語から方言 (特に村山方言) へ、品詞ごとの置き換えで、ある程度自然な訳文が得られる翻訳システムを作成している。本稿では、年代差を考慮することで、従来のシステムよりも精度...
Inoue Masashi, Hanada Ryoko, Furuyama Nobuhiro, Ikeda Kumi
情報科学技術フォーラム講演論文集   8(3) 387-388   Aug 2009
Inoue Masashi, Manh Hong Ngyuen
情報科学技術フォーラム講演論文集   8(3) 497-498   Aug 2009
井上 雅史, 花田 里欧子, 古山 宣洋
言語・音声理解と対話処理研究会   55 81-86   Mar 2009
井上 雅史, 古山 宣洋, 花田 里欧子
言語・音声理解と対話処理研究会   52 71-76   Mar 2008
Masashi Inoue
CEUR Workshop Proceedings   1171    Jan 2005   [Refereed]
Connecting short queries and short titles of relevant images is difficult. Different lexical expressions may be used in queries and captions that refer to the same concept. In the ImageCLEF2005 ad hoc task, we investigated the use of learned word ...
INOUE Masashi, UEDA Naonori
IEICE technical report. Neurocomputing   100(687) 9-16   Mar 2001
To mitigate insufficiency of training data, some methods that use "unlabeled data" as training data have been proposed. Time series data, however, have not been taken into consideration. In this paper, we extend Hidden Markov Models (HMMs) to mana...

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2009 - 2011    Investigator(s): Masashi INOUE
In this research, we examined the transition of acts in dialogues that reflects styles of speakers as the dynamic feature for contrasting dialogues of variety of topics. To explore multimodal patterns that are common among speakers, we focused on ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(特定領域研究)
Project Year: 2006 - 2010    Investigator(s): Jun ADACHI
This research focused on fundamental techniques for information linkage to enable users to quickly identify and learn necessary information in a chaotic and fragmented mass of information. The proposed techniques include search indexes for efficie...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): Ryoko HANADA
When psychotherapists designed "field of dialogue" referred to as psychotherapy, how would the skills of expert psychotherapists manifest themselves in interactional patterns between the therapists and the clients? The present study attempted to e...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(特定領域研究)
Project Year: 2001 - 2005    Investigator(s): Jun ADACHI
This project aims at developing technology for utilizing the heterogeneous contents. We studied link and structural analysis of Webs, cross-media processing technology, epistemological framework of the Web and developed corpora for evaluating info...