ISCA Archive IWSLT 2009
ISCA Archive IWSLT 2009

Two methods for stabilizing MERT: NICT at IWSLT 2009

Masao Utiyama, Hirofumi Yamamoto, Eiichiro Sumita

This paper describes the NICT SMT system used in the International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT) 2009 evaluation campaign. We participated in the Challenge Task. Our system was based on a fairly common phrase-based machine translation system. We used two methods for stabilizing MERT.


Cite as: Utiyama, M., Yamamoto, H., Sumita, E. (2009) Two methods for stabilizing MERT: NICT at IWSLT 2009. Proc. International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT 2009), 79-82

@inproceedings{utiyama09_iwslt,
  author={Masao Utiyama and Hirofumi Yamamoto and Eiichiro Sumita},
  title={{Two methods for stabilizing MERT: NICT at IWSLT 2009}},
  year=2009,
  booktitle={Proc. International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT 2009)},
  pages={79--82}
}