KIKUCHI, Hideaki

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KIKUCHI, Hideaki
Waseda University
Faculty of Human Sciences School of Human Sciences
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Published Papers

Miyazawa, Kouki; Miyazawa, Kouki; Shinya, Takahito; Martin, Andrew; Martin, Andrew; Kikuchi, Hideaki; Mazuka, Reiko; Mazuka, Reiko
Cognition   166 84-93   Sep 2017
© 2017 Elsevier B.V. Infant-directed speech (IDS) is known to differ from adult-directed speech (ADS) in a number of ways, and it has often been argued that some of these IDS properties facilitate infants’ acquisition of language. An influential s...
Ogawa, Yoshito; Kikuchi, Hideaki
New Generation Computing   35(2) 181-209   Apr 2017
© 2017, Ohmsha, Ltd. and Springer Japan. A method to assign a personality to a spoken dialogue agent is proposed and evaluated. The proposed method assigns a personality using agent reporting about behavior independent of interaction with a user. ...
Turn-taking timing of mother tongue
Ichikawa Akira;Oohashi Hiroki;Naka Makiko;Kikuchi Hideaki;Horiuchi Yasuo;Kuroiwa Shingo
Studies in Science and Technology   5(1) 113-122   2016
Nakamura, Ryuji; Miyazawa, Kouki; Ishihara, Hisashi; Nishikawa, Ken'ya; Kikuchi, Hideaki; Asada, Minoru; Mazuka, Reiko
HAI 2015 - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction   167-169   Oct 2015
© 2015 ACM.The characteristics of the spoken language used to address infants have been eagerly studied as a part of the language acquisition research. Because of the uncontrollability factor with regard to the infants, the features and roles of i...
Fujikura, Shohei; Ogawa, Yoshito; Kikuchi, Hideaki
HAI 2015 - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction   171-173   Oct 2015
© 2015 ACM.We propose a humor utterance generation method that is compatible with dialogue systems, to increase "desire of continuing dialogue". A dialogue system retrieves leading-item: noun pairs from Twitter as knowledge and attempts to select ...

Books etc

"感情の音声表出", 石井克典監修「IoHを指向する感情・思考センシング技術」
CMC出版   2019   ISBN:978-4-7813-1430-3
Americas Group Publications,U.S.   2010   ISBN:0935047727
"音声対話システム", 白井克彦編著「音声言語処理の潮流」
コロナ社   2010   ISBN:4339008104
"音声コミュニケーションの分析単位 -ToBI-", 坊農真弓, 高梨克也編,「多人数インタラクションの分析手法」
オーム社   2009   ISBN:4274207327
"Voicing in Japanese," Van de Weijer, Nanjo, Nishihara (Eds.)
MAEKAWA Kikuo and KIKUCHI Hideaki
Mouton de Gruyter, Berlin and New York   2006   

Research Grants & Projects

Elaboration of articulatory phonetics by means of realtime-MRI and WAVE data
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020
Estimation of User's Impression Space for Improving Desire of Interaction with Spoken Dialogue System
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2017
This study aims at investigating influences of humans’ personal characteristics on forming impression of agent through human-agent interaction. We conducted an experiment in which subjects have some interaction with an agent or a human and form im...
Fundamental Study for Conversion between Spoken and Written Japanese Considering Influence of Interactivity
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016
Our research clarifies the differences of styles between four modes of Japanese sentences. Each of these modes are combination of a pair of exclusive modes: spoken/written, dialogue/monologue. We developed a method for acquiring sentences of such ...
On the physical factors which makes the mother tongue dialogues smoothly - through the comparison with the non-mother tongue
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015
In the dialogue among mother tongue adult speakers, overlapping utterances are produced in transition-relevance places (TRP). This phenomenon seems to appear as the result of some capability which reduces the mental ‘burden’ of the dialogue in the...
Preparation of Database and Analysis of Dialectial Difference in Phonetics, Phonology, Grammar and Vocabulary among Dialects of Ainu
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015
The differences among person marking system of several Ainu dialects have been observed and a prominent difference between Saru and Chitose dialects, which have so far been regarded as very similar dialects, was found. General tendency or historic...


2009- 31931 : 検索語クラスタリング装置、検索語クラスタリング方法、検索語クラスタリングプログラム及び記録媒体
白井 克彦, 菊池 英明, 新関 一馬
2006-259641 : 音声認識装置及び音声認識用プログラム
白井 克彦, 菊池 英明, 大久保 崇
2001-109491 : 連続音声認識装置および方法
白井 克彦, 城崎 康夫, 菊池 英明