Research output


forthcoming Thea Cameron-Faulkner, Nivedita Malik, Circle Steele, Stefano Coretta, Ludovica Serratrice, Elena Lieven. A cross cultural analysis of early prelinguistic gesture development and its relationship to language development. Child Development.
2020 Longer vowel duration correlates with greater tongue root advancement at vowel offset: Acoustic and articulatory data from Italian and Polish. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 147. 245-259. DOI: 10.1121/10.0000556
2019 An exploratory study of voicing-related differences in vowel duration as compensatory temporal adjustment in Italian and Polish. Glossa: a journal of general linguistics 4(1) 125. 1-25. DOI: 10.5334/gjgl.869

Talks and posters

2019 Thea Cameron-Faulkner, Circle Steele, Nividita Malik, Stefano Coretta, Ludovica Serretrice, and Elena Lieven. A cross-cultural analysis of early prelinguistic gesture development and its relationship to language development. Talk presented at the 5th International Language and Communicative Development Conference, 12 June, Manchester (UK).
2018 Vowel duration as a function of consonant gestural timing in Italian and Polish: Evidence from acoustics, ultrasound tongue imaging, and electroglottography. Invited talk at Aarhus University, 18 September, Denmark.
2018 Coretta, Stefano and Massimiliano Canzi. The effect of lexical frequency on vowel phonation as a correlate of /t/-glottaling. Talk presented at LAGB 2018, 11-14 September, University of Sheffield, UK. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1415402
2018 Quantifying vocal fold activity: two new methods for analysing electroglottographic data. Talk presented at New Developments in Speech Sensing and Imaging, 23 June, University of Lisbon, Portugal. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.17341.56801
2018 Longer vowel duration correlates with tongue root advancement in Italian and Polish: An ultrasound study. Talk presented at LabPhon16, 22 June, University of Lisbon, Portugal.
2018 Processing EGG data: New methods for a multidimensional time-series assessment of vocal fold activity. Talk presented at mFiL 2018, 26 Apr, The University of Manchester, UK.
2018 Tongue root advancement and vowel duration: A gradient effect?. Talk presented at the 2018 BAAP Colloquium, 13 Apr, University of Kent, UK.
2017 Vowel duration and tongue root advancement in Italian and Polish. Talk presented at Ultrafest VIII, 4 Oct, University of Potsdam, Germany.
2017 A streamlined workflow for "doing phonetics by computer" (using Praat and R). Talk presented at the Postgraduate Academic Research in Linguistics at York (PARLAY), 15 Sep, University of York, UK.
2017 Towards an articulatory based typology of laryngeal effects on vowel duration. Poster presented at the 25th Manchester Phonology Meeting (25mfm), 25–27 May, University of Manchester.
2017 Reproducibility and phonetic research: a computational workflow. Paper presented at the Manchester Forum in Linguistics 2017 (mFiL 2017), 28–29 April, University of Manchester.
2015 A new case of “rhinoglottophilia:” from nasalisation to aspiration. Paper presented at the Second Edinburgh Symposium on Historical Phonology (ESHP2), 3–4 December, University of Edinburgh.

Software and packages

2017 tidymv, Tidy Model Visualisation
2017 rticulate, Ultrasound Tongue Imaging in R
2017 speakr, an R wrapper for the phonetic software Praat
2016 SFM exporter
2016 language-praat, PRAAT scripting language support in the Atom Editor
2013 phonrule, LaTeX macros for typesetting phonological rules