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Ian M Bennett, Bandi Ramesh Babu, Kishor Morkhandikar, Pallaki Gururaj: Intelligent query engine for processing voice based queries. Phoenix Solutions, J Nicholas Gross, September 2, 2003: US06615172 (480 worldwide citation)

An intelligent query system for processing voiced-based queries is disclosed. This distributed client-server system, typically implemented on an intranet or over the Internet accepts a user's queries at his/her computer, PDA or workstation using a speech input interface. After converting the us ...


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Ian M Bennett, Bandi Ramesh Babu, Kishor Morkhandikar, Pallaki Gururaj: Distributed realtime speech recognition system. Phoenix Solutions, J Nicholas Gross, October 14, 2003: US06633846 (379 worldwide citation)

A real-time system incorporating speech recognition and linguistic processing for recognizing a spoken query by a user and distributed between client and server, is disclosed. The system accepts user's queries in the form of speech at the client where minimal processing extracts a sufficient nu ...


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Ian M Bennett, Bandi Ramesh Babu, Kishor Morkhandikar, Pallaki Gururaj: Interactive speech based learning/training system formulating search queries based on natural language parsing of recognized user queries. Phoenix Solutions, J Nicholas Gross, December 16, 2003: US06665640 (343 worldwide citation)

A real-time speech-based learning/training system distributed between client and server, and incorporating speech recognition and linguistic processing for recognizing a spoken question and to provide an answer to the student in a learning or training environment implemented on an intranet or over t ...


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Ian M Bennett: Speech-enabled server for internet website and method. Phoenix Solutions, J Nicholas Gross, May 23, 2006: US07050977 (263 worldwide citation)

An Internet-based server with speech support for enhanced interactivity is disclosed. This server hosts a server-side speech recognition engine and additional linguistic and database functions that cooperate to provide enhanced interactivity for clients so that their browsing experience is more sati ...


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Ian M Bennett, Bandi Ramesh Babu, Kishor Morkhandikar, Pallaki Gururaj: Speech recognition system interactive agent. Phoenix Solutions, J Nicholas Gross, October 2, 2007: US07277854 (233 worldwide citation)

A speech recognition system includes distributed processing across a client and server for recognizing a spoken query by a user. A number of different speech models for different languages are used to support and detect a language spoken by a user. In some implementations an interactive electronic a ...


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Ian M Bennett: System and method for processing sentence based queries. Phoenix Solutions, PatentBest, Andrew McAleavey, February 2, 2010: US07657424 (213 worldwide citation)

Sentence based queries from a user are analyzed to determine appropriate answers from an electronic database. Text in the queries is dissected to identify different phrases; the phrases in turn are matched against candidate phrases to determine best matching answers responsive to the user's question ...


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Ian M Bennett: Network based interactive speech recognition system. Phoenix Solutions, PatentBest, Andrew McAleavey, November 9, 2010: US07831426 (212 worldwide citation)

A network based interactive speech system responds in real-time to speech-based queries addressed to a set of topic entries. A best matching response is provided based on speech recognition processing and natural language processing performed on recognized speech utterances to identify a selected se ...


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Ian M Bennett: Query engine for processing voice based queries including semantic decoding. Phoenix Solutions, PatentBest, Andrew McAleavey, May 25, 2010: US07725307 (205 worldwide citation)

An intelligent query system for processing voiced-based queries is disclosed. This distributed client-server system, typically implemented on an intranet or over the Internet accepts a user's queries at his/her computer, PDA or workstation using a speech input interface. After converting the user's ...


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Ian Bennett: Natural language speech lattice containing semantic variants. Phoenix Solutions, PatentBest, Andrew McAleavey, January 18, 2011: US07873519 (203 worldwide citation)

An intelligent query system for processing voiced-based queries is disclosed, which uses a combination of both statistical and semantic based processing to identify the question posed by the user by understanding the meaning of the user's utterance. Based on identifying the meaning of the utterance, ...


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Ian M Bennett: Method for processing speech using dynamic grammars. Phoenix Solutions, J Nicholas Gross, June 30, 2009: US07555431 (198 worldwide citation)

Speech data is processed with one or more dynamic grammars, to reduce latency and improve accuracy. Different speech grammars are used by a speech recognition process depending on a context experienced by a speaker, and sentence grammars are similarly varied during a natural language process. The me ...