Talks:

2012          Verwendung und Bedeutung von 'so' in spontanem Berliner Kiezdeutsch. Phonetik & Phonologie 8, FS Universität Jena, 11.-13.10.2012

2012          Perceptual Divergence in Berlin. Mit M. Weirich. Sociolinguistics Symposium 19, FU Berlin, 21.-24.08.2012

2012          Category Instability of the Palatal Fricative in Berlin German. Mit M. Weirich. 2nd Workshop on Soundchange. Kloster Seeon, München, 1.-4.5.2012

2011          Konsenz & Diskonsenz in GToBI (German Tone & Break Indices). Deutsche Intonation: Modelle und Annotation. (DIMA I). Univ. Köln, 8.-10.9.2012

2011          The Effect of Inferences on the Categorization of Berlin German Fricatives. Mit M. Weirich, FS-Uni Jena und J. Brunner, Univ. Potsdam. International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS) in Hong Kong, China, 17.-21.8.2011.

2009          Form and Function of Deletions and Insertions in Speech. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS). Osnabrück,  3.-5.3.2009.

2008          The Effect of Focus on Lexical Tone in Vietnamese. Workshop on Experimental Linguistics International Speech Communication Association (ISCA), Athen,(GR). 25.-27.08.2008.

2008          The Effect of Lexical Tone and Focus on the Formation of F0 in Vietnamese. Congress of International Linguistics (CIL18), Seoul, Korea, 21.-26.07.2008.

2008          The Phonetics of Kietzdeutsch: The Speech of Turkish Adolescents in an Urban Context. Arizona Linguistics and Anthropology Symposium, Tucson, AZ (USA), 9.-11.5.2008.

2007          Social & Regional Effects on the Perception of Vietnamese Tones. Mit M. Brunelle, Univ. of Ottawa (CA). International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS), Saarbrücken, 6.-10.8.2007.

2007          Contrastive Topic Marking in Vietnamese – Prosody, Word Order, and Morphology. Mit A. McNay (Alexander v. Humboldt Scholar, HU). 3rd Workshop on Contrast – Towards a closer definition, ZAS, Berlin.

2006          Prosodic Focus Marking in Ewe? Mit I. Fiedler, HU. African Linguistics Conference (ALC). Leiden, NL (August).

2006          Semiotic Layering in Intonation & Gesture. Mit N. Mendoza-Denton, Univ. of Arizona. Jahrestagung der Linguistic Society of America in Albuquerque, NM (USA).

2004          The Correlation between Gesture and Intonation in Political Discourse. Mit N. Mendoza-Denton, Univ. of Arizona. Annual Meeting of the High Desert Linguistics Society. Albuquerque, NM (USA).

2004          Variation and Cognition: An Overview. Mit N. Mendoza-Denton, Univ. of Arizona. Jahrestagung der Linguistic Society of America in Boston (USA)

2000          Style and Economy: When Frequency Effects Collide. Mit J. Hay (Northwestern Univ.) und N. Mendoza-Denton, Univ. of Arizona). Annual Style and Economy Conference, Auckland, Neu Seeland, Juni 2000.

1999          Accent Location, Type and Phrasing in the Interpretation of Utterances in Context. Annual Meeting of the Linguistics Society of America, Jan. 1999, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

1999         A Phonological Interpretation of the Gussenhoven-Rietveld Effect. Mit M. E. Beckman. Joint meeting Acoustical Society of America (and EAA/DAGA), März 1999, Berlin. JASA vol. 105.

1999        Oprah and /ay/: Lexical Frequency, Referee Design, and Style. Mit J. Hay  & N. Mendoza-Denton. International  Congress  of  Phonetic  Sciences (ICPhS), August 1999 in San Francisco, CA (USA).

1998         Considerations in the Mapping from Focus to Accent. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS) vom 4.-6. März, 1998, in Halle.

1998          Low pitch in the Linguistic Performance of California Latina Gang Girls. Mit N. Mendoza-Denton (Univ. of Arizona) Perceiving and Performing Gender. Zentrum für Interdisziplinäre Frauenforschung. Christian-Albrechts-Universität, 12.-14. Nov. 1998, Kiel.

1997          Name Pronunciation in German Text-to-Speech Synthesis. Mit B. Möbius. Fifth Conference on Applied Natural Language Processing, Association for Computational Linguisitics. 31. März – 3. April 1997. Washington DC (USA).

1997        Development of Narrow Focus Prosody. Vortrag bei GALA’97: Language Acquisition, Knowledge Representation & Processing. 4.-6 April 1997. Edinburgh (Schottland).

1996       Acquisition of Contrastive Emphasis: 5 age groups. Vortrag beim 132. Treffen der Acoustical Society of America, Dez. 1996, Honolulu, HA (USA).

1995     Aspects of the Acquisition of Contrastive Stress. Center of Cognitive Science, The Ohio State University, Dezember, 1995, Columbus, OH (USA).

1994       Gestural Analysis of Fast and Slow Speech in German. 68.  Treffen der Linguistics Society of America, Januar, 1994, Boston, MA (USA).

1994        High Vowel Devoicing in Turkish. 128. Treffen der Acoustical Society of America, Dezember, 1994, Austin, Texas (USA).

1994        Prosodic and Segmental Influences on High Vowel Devoicing in Turkish. Fifth Australian Conference on Speech Science and Technology, Dezember, 1994, Perth (Australien).

1993             Fast Speech Reduction in German. Conference of Students of Lingusitics in Europe (CONSOLE II), Dezember, 1993, Tübingen.

 

 

Poster:

2012         Phonology & the Interpretation of Fine Phonetic Detail in Berlin German. Interspeech2012, Portland, OR (USA), 09.-13.09.

2012         The Interpretation of Fine Phonetic Detail in Berlin German.. 13. Laboratory Phonology Tagung (LabPhon 13) in Stuttgart. Mit M. Weirich, 27.-29.06.

2010         Perceptual Evidence for Allophonic Variation of the Palatal Fricative /ç/ in Berlin German. Acoustical Society of America Meeting, Cancun, Mexico. Mit M. Weirich, J. Brunner & M. Mertins.15. - 19.11.2010.

2010         Prosodic Boundaries in German: Final Lengthening in Spontaneous Speech. Acoustical Society of America Meeting, Baltimore, MD (USA). Mit S. Fuchs, ZAS & J. Krivokapic, Yale Univ. 19. - 24.04.2010.

2009         Besonderheiten im Kiezdeutsch: der palatale Frikativ und seine Realisierungen. Mit M. Mertins, HU. Phonetik und Phonologie in Deutschland,  2.3.2009.

2008         Schwa out of Control? Mit Fuchs, S. & Weirich, M. (ZAS). International Seminar on Speech Production (ISSP) – Straßburg, 8-12. December.

2007         Quantitative Explorations on Ewe Focus Prosody. Satellite Workshop Laboratory Phonology: Understudied or Fieldwork Languages. Mit Ines Fiedler (HU, Berlin). International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS) in Saarbrücken, 6.-10.8.2007.

2007         Aspects of Prosody in Vietnamese. Satellite Workshop Laboratory Phonology: Understudied or Fieldwork Languages. International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS) in Saarbrücken, 6.-10.8.2007.

2006         Prosodic Edge Marking in Ewe. International Conference on Information Structure: Information Structure between Linguistic Theory and Empirical Methods. Universität Potsdam (6.-8.6.2006).

1996       Acquisition of ‘Narrow Focus’ Prosody: 3 age groups. 5th Conference of Laboratory Phonology, July 6-8, 1996, Evanston, IL, USA.

1995          Speech Perception in Children with Phonological Disorders. 1995 Annual Convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, Florida (USA). Mit Prof. Dr. Jan Edwards, Prof. Dr. Rob A. Fox, K. B. Cohen. Dezember. 1995

1994          Factors influencing High Vowel Devoicing in Turkish: When is a Phonetic Variable a Sociolinguistic Variable? New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV 23), Stanford, CA (USA). Oktober. 1994.

Eingeladene Vorträge:

2012          Die perzeptive Instabilität des palatalen Frikatives (in Berlin). HU Berlin, 05.07.

2011         Perzeption & Interpretation: Die Wahrnehmung des Palatalen Frikativs im „Kiezdeutsch“.  Mit M. Weirich. Friedrich-Schiller Universität Jena, 7.12.

2011         Wahrnehmung & Einstellung. Zentrum Sprache, Variation, Migration, Universität Potsdam,  9.11.2011.

2011         Urban German. HU-Examenskolloquium, 4.5.2011.

2010         Distributional and Durational Properties of 'so' in Berlin Kiezdeutsch. Cologne International Workshop on Prosody. 02. - 03.07.2010, U Köln.

2009         Der Einfluß von Fokus auf Ton im Vietnamesischen. Köln-Bonn Kolloquium, Universität Köln 26.01.2009.

2008         Soziophonetik. Institut für Phonetik an der Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität München, 3.-6.6. 2008.

2008         Phonetik und Phonologie des Kiezdeutschen. Fakultät für Linguistik und Literaturwissenschaft, Universität Bielefeld, 10.06.2008.

2006         Socially Structured Variation in English. Institut für Anglistik & Amerikanistik, Universität Hamburg, 9.6.2006.

2005         How Co-Speech-Gestures Aid in Structuring Information. University College Dublin, Irland. Mit Norma Mendoza-Denton, Univ. of Arizona, 21.9.2005.

2005         Pragmatic Competence in Spoken English: The Social Life of Pragmatics. Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster, 9.7.2005.

2005         Circulating the State: Gesture, Constituent Claims, and Political Discourse. Department of Linguistics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH (USA). Mit Norma Mendoza-Denton, Univ. of Arizona. 28.1.2005.

2004         Gesture, Intonation, and the Public Sphere. Department of Linguistics and Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Mit Norma Mendoza-Denton, Univ. of Arizona. 2.11.2004

2003         Phonetik und Phonologie von Hutkonturen und Doppelkontrasten. Institut für Anglistik, Universität Leipzig und dem Max-Planck-Institut für Neurolinguisitk, 11. 7.2003, Leipzig.

2001         Hat Patterns and Double Peaks: The Phonetics and Psycholinguistics of Broad versus Late Narrow versus Double Focus Intonations. Department of Linguistics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH (USA). 6. 12.2001.

1999         Discovering the Melodies of Speech. Department of Lingustics, Univeristy of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona (USA). Februar 1999.

1999         Developing a Focus- Interpretation & Comprehension Paradigm. Max Planck Institut für Psycholinguistik (Comprehension Group), Nijmegen, Holland. Februar 1999.

1996   Aspekte des Prosodischen Spracherwerbs. Institut für Maschinelle Sprachverarbeitung (IMS) der Universität Stuttgart, 7.10.1996.

1996           Name Pronunciation: A Problem for German TTS. Bell Laboratories (Lucent Techologies), Sept. 1996, Murray Hill, New Jersey, USA.