J. Harrington and S. Cassidy, (1999) Techniques in Speech Acoustics. Kluwer Academic Press, July 1999.

Book Chapters

Nancy Ide, Christian Chiarcos,  Manfred Stede and Steve Cassidy  Designing annotation schemes: From model to representation. in  Handbook of Linguistic Annotation. Ed. Ide, Nancy and Pustejovsky, James. Berlin: Springer, 2017 (In Press)

Steve Cassidy, Dominique Estival and Felicity Cox Case Study: The Austalk Corpus. in  Handbook of Linguistic Annotation. Ed. Ide, Nancy and Pustejovsky, James. Berlin: Springer, 2017 (In Press)

Steve Cassidy and Thomas Schmidt Tools for Multimodal Annotation. in  Handbook of Linguistic Annotation. Ed. Ide, Nancy and Pustejovsky, James. Berlin: Springer, 2017 (In Press)

Journal Papers

S. Cassidy. (1989) When is a developmental model not a developmental model. Cognitive Systems, 2(4):329-344, 1990.

J. Harrington, S. Cassidy, J. Fletcher, A. McVeigh. (1993) The Mu+ speech database system. Computer Speech and Language 7, 305–331.

S. Cassidy. (1991), Bootstrapping the child into reading: Is the first reading process phonological or visual? (Commentary on Skoyles PSYCOLOQUY 2.8.4 1991) PSYCOLOQUY 3.1.2 URL:

J. Harrington and S. Cassidy. (1994) Dynamic and target theories of vowel classification: Evidence from monophthongs and diphthongs in Australian English. Language and Speech, 37, 357-373.

S. Cassidy and J. Harrington (1994). The place of articulation distinction in voiced oral stops: Evidence from burst spectra and formant transitions. Phonetica, 52, 263-284.

T. Iacono, L. Cupples, S. Balandin and S. Cassidy. (2001) Access to Web-based Reading Materials for Individuals with Disability. ACQuiring Knowledge in Speech, Language and Hearing Volume 3, Number 3, pp 117-119. Speech Pathology Australia.

S. Cassidy and J. Harrington, (2001) Multi-level annotation in the Emu speech database management system Speech Communication, 33, 61-77, January, 2001.

Deanna Wong, Steve Cassidy and Pam Peters (2012) Updating the ICE annotation system: tagging, parsing and validationCorpora, Volume 6, Page 115-144 DOI 10.3366/cor.2011.0009

S. Cassidy and D. Estival (In Press, 2017) Supporting Accessibility and Reproducibility in Language Research in the Alveo Virtual Laboratory, To appear in Computer Speech and Language DOI 10.1016/j.csl.2017.01.003

Conference Papers

S. Cassidy, P. M. Andreae, and L. Groves. (1988) The Management Consultant Expert System. In Proceedings of the Third New Zealand Conference on Expert Systems, pages 105–111, 1988.

S. Cassidy. (1990) Substitution errors in a computer model of early reading. Paper presented at the First Conference of the Australasian Society for Cognitive Science, Sydney, Australia, 1990.

S. Cassidy and J. Harrington. (1992) Investigating the dynamic structure of vowels using a neural network. Paper presented at the Speech Science and Technology Conference, Brisbane, Australia, 1992.

S. Cassidy and J. Harrington (1996) EMU: an Enhanced Hierarchical Speech Data Management System. Paper presented at the Speech Science and Technology Conference Adelaide, Australia, 1996.

S. Cassidy and C. Watson (1998) Dynamic Features in Children’s Vowels. Paper presented at the International Conference on Speech and Language Processing, Sydney, Australia, November 1998.

S. Cassidy (1999) Compiling Multi-Tiered Speech Databases into the Relational Model: Experiments with the Emu System. In Proceedings of Eurospeech ’99, Budapest, September 1999.

S. Cassidy and S. Bird (2000) Querying Databases of Annotated Speech, Proceedings of the Australian Database Conference, Canberra, January 2000.

Steve Cassidy, Pauline Welby, Julie McGory, Mary Beckman (2000) Testing the Adequacy of Query Languages Against Annotated Spoken Dialog. Proceedings of the Speech Science and Technology Conference, Canberra, December 2000.

Steve Cassidy, XQuery as an Annotation Query Language: a Use Case Analysis, Proceedings of LREC 2002, Las Palmas, Spain, May 2002.

Steve Cassidy and Catherine Watson Detecting Backchannel Intrusions in Multi-Party Teleconferences, Proceedings of the 9th Australian International Speech Science and Technology Conference, Melbourne, December 2002

Catherine Watson and Steve Cassidy Speaker Change Detection in Multi-Party Meetings, in Proceedings of the Eighth Western Pacific Acoustics Conference, Melbourne, April 2003

Jonathan Harrington, Steve Cassidy, Tina John and Michel Scheffers Building an interface between EMU and Praat: a modular approach to speech database analysis, to appear in Proceedings of ICPHS 2003, Barcelona, 2003.

Steve Cassidy Generalising XPath for Directed Graphs, presented at Extreme Markup Languages, Montreal, Canada, August 2003.

Steve Cassidy Defining a Web Services Interface for a Software Package Repository, presented at Ausweb 2003, Gold Coast, Australia, July 2003.

Steve Cassidy CANTCL: A Package Repository for Tcl, presented at 2003 Tcl Conference, Michigan, USA, July 2003.

Steve Cassidy The Macquarie Speaker Diarisation System for RT04S, presented at ICASP 2004 Meeting Recognition Workshop, Montreal, Canada, May 2004

Claudia Schremmer, Steve Cassidy, Silvia Pfeiffer. Audio Meta Data Generation for the Continuous Media Web. Proceedings of 25th Audio Engineering Society (AES) Conference on Metadata for Audio, pp 288-295,
London, UK, June 2004.

Cassidy, S. Evaluation of the Macquarie Meeting Room Speaker Diarisation System. Proceedings of the 10th Australian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, Sydney, December 2004.

Steve Cassidy (2005) The Macquarie Speaker Diarisation System for RT04S, presented at 2nd Joint Workshop on Multimodal Interaction and Related Machine Learning Algorithms — NIST Rich Transcription Workshop, Edinburgh, UK,

C. Mantratzis, S. Cassidy (2005). DOM-Based XHTML Document Structure Analysis Separating Content from Navigation Elements. International Conference on Intelligent Agents, Web Technology and Internet Commerce – IAWTIC’2005, Vienna, Austria, IEEE.

Orgun, B., Dras, M., Cassidy, S., and Nayak, A. (2005). DASMAS – Dialogue based Automation of Semantic interoperability in Multi Agent Systems. AOW05, Sydney.

V. Long, R. Dale, and S. Cassidy (2005) A Model for Detecting and Merging Vertically Spanned Cells from Tables in Plain Text Documents in Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, Seoul, Korea

Lasse Bombien, Steve Cassidy, Jonathan Harrington, Tina John, Sallyanne Palethorpe (2006) Recent Developments in the Emu Speech Database System, Proceedings of the Eleventh Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

Steve Cassidy, James Ballantine (2007) Version Control for RDF Triple Stores, 2nd International Conference on Software and Data Technologies, Barcelona, July 2007.

Diego Molla-Aliod, Menno van Zaanen, Steve Cassidy (2007) Named Entity Recognition in Question Answering of Speech Data in Proceedings ALTA 2007, Melbourne

Steve Cassidy and Rolf Schwitter (2007) An evaluation of Portfolio Assessment in an Undergraduate Web Technology Unit in Proceedings of the Assessment in Science Teaching and Learning Symposium, University of Sydney, September, 2007.

Steve Cassidy (2008) A RESTful Interface to Annotations on the Web, 2nd Linguistic Annotation Workshop, Morroco, May 2008.

Steve Cassidy (2008) Promoting creativity in computing via portfolio assessment, ATN Assessment Conference, Adelaide, November 2008.

Steve Cassidy and Christophe Doche (2008) Reviewing assessment practice in the computing curriculum, ATN Assessment Conference, Adelaide, November 2008.

Chi Nguyen, James Dalziel and Steve Cassidy (2008) Flexible Access Control, Federated Identity and Heterogeneous Metadata Supports for Repositories, eResearch Australasia, Melbourne, Australia.

Steve Cassidy and Trevor Johnston (2009)  Ingesting the Auslan Corpus into the DADA Annotation Store in Proceedings of the third Linguistic Annotation Workshop (LAW III), Singapore, August 2009.

Steve Cassidy (2010) An RDF Realisation of LAF in the DADA Annotation Server, Proceedings of ISA-5, Hong Kong, January 2010 (PDF).

Burnham, Denis, Estival, Dominique, Goecke, Roland, Arciuli, Joanne, Onslow, Marc, Lewis, Trent, Butcher, Andy, Hajek, John, Fazio, Steven, Cox, Felicity, Dale, Robert, Viethen, Jette, Cassidy, Steve, Epps, Julien, Togneri, Roberto, Kinoshita, Yuko. (2011) Building an audio-visual corpus of Australian English : large corpus collection with an economical portable and replicable Black Box. Proceedings of Interspeech 2011

Cassidy, Steve, Haugh, Michael, Peters, Pam, Fallu, Mark. The Australian National Corpus : national infrastructure for language resources in Proceedings of LREC 2012; .

Dominique Estival, Steve Cassidy, Felicity Cox and Denis Burnham. AusTalk: an Audio-Visual Corpus of Australian English in Proceedings of LREC 2014.

Steve Cassidy, Dominique Estival, Timothy Jones, Denis Burnham and Jared Burghold. The Alveo Virtual Laboratory: A Web based Repository API in Proceedings of LREC 2014.

Dominique Estival, Steve Cassidy, Karin Verspoor, Andrew MacKinlay and Denis Burnham Integrating UIMA with Alveo, a human communication science virtual laboratory In Proceedings of OAIF4HLT 2014, Dublin, Ireland.

Toby Nicolas Burrows, Alwyn Davidson and Steve Cassidy Enriching the HuNI Virtual Laboratory with Content from the Trove Digitized Newspapers Corpus In Proceedings of the Digital Humanities Conference DH2015. (abstract only)

Jared Berghold,  Jeremy Hammond,  Steve Cassidy,  Dominique Estival,  Denis Burnham,  Peter Sefton Alveo: Software Engineering with Humanities Researchers In Proceedings of the Digital Humanities Conference DH2015. (abstract only)

Sunghwan Mac Kim and Steve Cassidy Finding Names in Trove: Named Entity Recognition for Australian Historical Newspapers In Proceedings of the Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop 2015

S. Cassidy (2016) Publishing the Trove Newspaper Corpus in Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2016), Portorož, Slovenia

Other Publications

S. Cassidy. (1990) Early reading development: A computational view. Technical Report CS-TR-90-8(SC). Department of Computer Science, Victoria University of Wellington.

S. Cassidy (1993) A computer model of reading development. Unpublished PhD Thesis, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.

S. Cassidy. (1994) Review of Mammone, Artificial Neural Netorks for Speech and Vision for the Australian Computer Journal. URL: