Georg Heigold

Georg Heigold received the Diplom degree in physics from ETH Zurich, Switzerland, in 2000. He was a Software Engineer at De La Rue, Berne, Switzerland, from 2000 to 2003. From 2004 to 2010, he was with the Computer Science Department, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, University. Since 2010, he has been a Research Scientist at Google, Mountain View, CA. His research interests include automatic speech recognition, discriminative training, and log-linear modeling.

Google Publications

Previous Publications


    Latent Log-Linear Models for Handwritten Digit Classification

    Thomas Deselaers, Tobias Gass, Georg Heigold

    IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 34/6 (2012), pp. 1105-1117


    Speech Recognition with State-based Nearest Neighbour Classifiers.

    Thomas Deselaers, Georg Heigold, Hermann Ney

    Interspeech (2007), pp. 2093-2096


    Minimum Exact Word Error Training

    Georg Heigold, Wolfgang Macherey, Ralf Schlueter, Hermann Ney

    Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding (2005), pp. 186-190