Papers

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in press Northern Tosk Albanian (IPA Illustration)
Stefano Coretta, Josiane Riverin-Cutlée, Enkeleida Kapia, Stephen Nichols
Journal of the International Phonetic Association
In-Principle Acceptance
Registered Report
Multidimensional signals and analytic flexibility: Estimating degrees of freedom in human speech analyses
Stefano Coretta, Joseph V. Casillas, Timo Roettger
2021 Distance vs. time: Acoustic and articulatory consequences of reduced vowel duration in Polish
Patrycja Strycharczuk, Małgorzata Ćavar, Stefano Coretta
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 150(1), 592–607
2021
Open access
Planting the seed for sound change: Evidence from real-time MRI of velum kinematics in German
Chris Carignan, Stefano Coretta, Jans Frahm, Jonathan Harrington, Phil Hoole, Arun Joseph, Esther Kunay, Dirk Voit
Language 97(2), 333–364. https://muse.jhu.edu/article/794876
2020
Open access
A cross cultural analysis of early prelinguistic gesture development and its relationship to language development
Thea Cameron-Faulkner, Nivedita Malik, Circle Steele, Stefano Coretta, Ludovica Serratrice, Elena Lieven
Child Development
2020 Longer vowel duration correlates with greater tongue root advancement at vowel offset: Acoustic and articulatory data from Italian and Polish
Stefano Coretta
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 147, 245–259
2019
Open access
An exploratory study of voicing-related differences in vowel duration as compensatory temporal adjustment in Italian and Polish
Stefano Coretta
Glossa: a journal of general linguistics 4(1) 125, 1–25

PhD thesis

2020 Vowel duration and consonant voicing: A production study
University of Manchester, UK

Data

2021 IPA Illustration of Northern Tosk Albanian
Stefano Coretta, Josiane Riverin-Cutlée, Enkeleida Kapia, Stephen Nichols
2020 Vowel duration and consonant voicing: A production study
Stefano Coretta
2020 A Cross-Cultural Analysis of Early Prelinguistic Gesture Development and Its Relationship to Language Development
Thea Cameron-Faulkner, Nivedita Malik, Circle Steele, Stefano Coretta>, Ludovica Serratrice, Elena Lieven

Software

2021 tidymv: Tidy Model Visualisation for Generalised Additive Models
Stefano Coretta
R package v3.2.1
2021 rticulate: Ultrasound Tongue Imaging in R
Stefano Coretta
R package v1.7.2
2021 speakr: A Wrapper for the Phonetic Software Praat
Stefano Coretta
R package v3.1.1
2017 SFM exporter (Toolbox/FLEx SIL)
Stefano Coretta
Shiny App v2.2.0
2017 phonrule: TeX package for typesetting phonological rules in SPE style
Stefano Coretta
LaTeX package v1.4.0

Invited talks

2022 Today’s coarticulation is tomorrow’s sound change: Insights from dynamic articulatory data.
Understanding Sound Change, 27 January, Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain.
2021 The more we learn the less we know: (Un)resolved questions on the voicing effect.
University of Potsdam, 28 July, Germany.
2021 Exploring pathways to contrastive vowel nasalisation. Or what today’s articulatory patterns can tell us about yesterday’s sound change.
University of Lancaster, 25 May, UK.
2018 Vowel duration differences before voiceless and voiced stops as compensatory temporal adjustment.
Indiana University Bloomington, 16 October, USA.
2018 Vowel duration as a function of consonant gestural timing in Italian and Polish: Evidence from acoustics, ultrasound tongue imaging, and electroglottography.
Aarhus University, 18 September, Denmark.

Talks and posters

2022 Data Version Control for Researchers. Workshop given at the Edinburgh Open Research Conference, 27 May, University of Edinburgh.
2022 Research management in “many analysts” projects: Lessons from the Many Speech Analyses project. Poster presented at the Edinburgh Open Research Conference, 27 May, University of Edinburgh.
2022 How significance testing might be limiting phonetic research and what to replace it with. Talk presented at the 2022 BAAP Colloquium, 8 April, York (UK, online).
2021 Stephen Nichols, Enkeleida Kapia, Josiane Riverin-Coutlée, Stefano Coretta, On the acoustics and articulation of the affricates of Northern Tosk Albanian. Talk presented at the 2021 Annual Meeting of the LAGB, Belfast (online, UK).
2021 Stephen Nichols, Enkeleida Kapia, Josiane Riverin-Coutlée, Stefano Coretta. Towards a description of the rhotic sounds of Northern Tosk Albanian. Talk presented at the 7th edition of R-atics, Lausanne (online, Switzerland).
2020 Patrycja Strycharczuk, Małgorzata Ćavar, and Stefano Coretta. Two mechanisms for vowel reduction in Polish. Talk presented at LabPhon17, 8 July, Vancouver (Canada, online).
2020 Meta-analytical estimates of the effect of voicing on vowel duration in English are biased. Poster presented at LabPhon17, 8 July, Vancouver (Canada, online).
2020 Control of larynx height in vowel production revisited: A real-time MRI study Talk presented at the 12th International Seminar on Speech Production, 17 December (online).
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).
2019 Stefano Coretta. Temporal stability and compensatory adjustments: Data on the effect of voicing on vowel duration in Italian and Polish. Talk presented at LAGB 2019.
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.
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 Implementing reproducibility in 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.