“Techniques for scalable phrase-based natural language understanding”, unpublished paper from an independent study I did at Northwestern on the Learning by Reading project.

“Hummer Specific Learning to Enhance Query-by-Humming”, unpublished final report from another Northwestern study with David Little and Bryan Pardo. Below are published papers related to the project, from Northwestern's Interactive Audio Lab publications list.

D. Little, D. Raffensperger, B. Pardo User-Specific Training of a Music Search Engine MLMI Joint Workshop on Multimodal Interaction and Related Machine Learning Algorithms, Brno, Czech Republic June 28-30, 2007 Posters
D. Little, D. Raffensperger, and B. Pardo User specific training of a music search engine Lecture Notes in Computer Science Spring 2007 Book Chapters
D. Little, D. Raffensperger, B. Pardo A Query by Humming System that Learns from Experience Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval, Vienna, Austria September 23-27, 2007 Refereed Conference Proceedings