Patent Number: 6,167,377

Title: Speech recognition language models

Abstract: Language model results are combined according to a combination expression to produce combined language model results for a set of candidates. A candidate is selected and the combination expression is adjusted using language model results associated with the selected candidate.

Inventors: Gillick; Laurence S. (Newton, MA), Gould; Joel M. (Winchester, MA), Roth; Robert (Newtonville, MA), van Mulbregt; Paul A. (Wayland, MA), Bibeault; Michael D. (Dracut, MA)

Assignee: Dragon Systems, Inc.

International Classification: G10L 15/06 (20060101); G10L 15/00 (20060101); G10L 15/18 (20060101); G10L 015/06 (); G10L 015/08 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017