Speech Prosody 2006

Dresden, Germany
May 2-5, 2006

Bibliographic Reference   Author Index   Table of Contents


Bibliographic Reference

[SP-2006] Speech Prosody 2006, Third International Conference, Dresden, Germany, May 2-5, 2006, ed. by R. Hoffmann and H. Mixdorff; ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive/sp2006



Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

Names written in boldface refer to first authors, in CAPITAL letters to keynote papers. Full papers can be accessed from the abstracts. Please note that each abstract opens in a separate window.

AB   CD   EFG   H   IJ   K   L   M   NOPQ   R   S   TUV   W   XYZ  

-- AB --

Abe   Abreu   Abry   Ackermann   Adell (149)   Adell (152)   Agüero (149)   Agüero (150)   Aharonson   Alwan   Ambrazaitis (127)   Ambrazaitis (173)   Amir   Andruski   Arantes   Arnold   Arsic   Arslan   Astruc   Asu   Athanaselis   Aubergé (125)   Aubergé (207)   Aubergé (249)   Aubergé (251)   Audibert (125)   Audibert (207)   Auer_Jr
Baciu   Bakamidis   Baltazani   Bao   Barbosa (012)   Barbosa (093)   Bárdi   Barnes   Baroni   Barrett   Barry (030)   Barry (088)   Bartkova   Batliner   Baumann (065)   Baumann (143)   Becker, Johannes   Becker, Stephanie   Bell   Beller   Benus   Bernstein   Biersack (064)   Biersack (227)   Bonafonte (149)   Bonafonte (150)   Bonafonte (152)   Boucher   Braun   Braunschweiler   Brechmann   Breuer   Brugos   Burkhardt   Burrows (046)   Burrows (077)  

-- CD --

Campbell   Cao, Jianfen   Cao, Zhigang   Carlson   Carota   Casielles   Chalamandaris (121)   Chalamandaris (239)   Chen, Aoju   Chen, Chun-Mei   Chen, Hua   Chen, Sin-Horng   Chen, Yining (112)   Chen, Yining (182)   Chen, Yiya (051)   Chen, Yiya (053)   Chen, Zi-He   Cho, Hyongsil   Cho, Kwansun   Cho, Taehong   Christophe   Chu (111)   Chu (112)   Chu (129)   Chu (180)   Chu (182)   Chuang   Chuenwattanapranithi   Ciocca   Clavel   Coadou   Cole (202)   Cole (214)   Coleman   Cook   Crocco   Cummins   Cutler
D’Imperio   Dalton   Davis   Delais-Roussarie   Dellwo   Demenko (254)   Demenko (264)   Devillers   Dijkstra   Dilley   Dimou   Ding   Dohalská-Zichová   Dohen   Doherty   Dologlou   Dong   Dubeda   Duez   Dupoux   Dutta

-- EFG --

Elordieta   Enos   Erickson   Ernestus   Erro   Escudero   Espesser   Eysholdt
Face   Fadden (055)   Fadden (157)   Fagel   Fagyal   Fakotakis   Falé   Fang   Faraj   Faria   Farrugia   Ferragne   Fletcher   Fon (179)   Fon (181)   Francuzik   Frota   Fujie   Fujisaki (246)   Fujisaki (248)   Fujisaki (271)   Fujisawa
Gabriel   Le Gac   Gaschler-Markefski   Geiser   Giannopoulos   Gibbon   Gilbert   Gili_Fivela   Giordano   Gobl   Golato   Gordeeva   Grabe   Grandjean   Granström   Grauwinkel (097)   Grauwinkel (252)   Greenberg   Grice (065)   Grice (087)   Grice (143)   Grichkovtsova   Grimm   Gu (165)   Gu (191)   Gu (246)   Gu (248)   Guo   Gustafson   Gut  

-- H --

Haderlein   Hagita   Hajek   Harrington   Harris   Hasegawa-Johnson   Hata   Hayashi   Hedberg   Hellmuth   Hermes   Heylen   Hill   Himanen   Hirose (104)   Hirose (165)   Hirose (183)   Hirose (187)   Hirose (191)   Hirose (246)   Hirose (248)   Hirschberg (212)   HIRSCHBERG (KN1)   Hirst   Hock   Höge   Hoffmann (050)   Hoffmann (139)   Hoffmann (258)   Hofmann   Homma (188)   Homma (189)   House   Hu   Huang, Jui-Ting   Huang, Lixing   Hueber   Hwang  

-- IJ --

Imaizumi (188)   Imaizumi (189)   Ingram   Irwin   Iryna   Isei-Jaakkola   Ishi   Ishiguro   Ito
Jackson   Jamin   Jancke   Jian   Jokisch (258)   Jokisch (267)   Juang   Jun  

-- K --

Kacic   Kang   Karnevskaya   Karpiński   Katae   Kato   Keane   Keating   Kempe   Kijak   Kim, Hee-Sun   Kim, Heejin (202)   Kim, Heejin (214)   Kim, Jeesun   Kim, Jong-Bok   Kim, Kyung-hee   Kim, Sahyang   Kim, Sung-A   Kitazawa   Klabbers (107)   Klabbers (108)   Kleber   Klesta   Knill   Knoll   Kobayashi   Kochanski (017)   Kochanski (020)   Kohler   Koreman   Kotnik   Kotz (138)   Kotz (260)   Krahmer (025)   Krahmer (057)   Kroschel   Kruspe   Kügler   Kuzla  

-- L --

Lai   Lamalle   Lambert   Lee, Eun-Kyung   Lee, Hyuck-Joon   Lee, Lin-shan   Lenertová   Levow   Li, Aijun (261)   Li, Aijun (262)   Li, Yujia   Liao (213)   Liao (238)   Lickley   Lippus   Liu   Loakes   Lobanov (159)   Lobanov (160)   Loevenbruck (118)   Loevenbruck (201)  

-- M --

Ma   MacLeod   Mády   Maekawa   Makarova   Malatesta   Maneewongvatana   Marotta   Martin   Martinez_Castilla   Maruishi (188)   Maruishi (189)   Mathon   Matte   Mattys   Mazaudon   McCann   Mehnert   Meisenburg   Menezes   Mennen (060)   Mennen (193)   Meyer   Miao   Michaud (135)   Michaud (137)   Millotte   Minematsu (104)   Minematsu (165)   Minematsu (187)   Minematsu (191)   Mishra   Mitterer   Mixdorff (097)   Mixdorff (252)   Miyake   Mleinek   Möbius   Moraes   Moreno   Morgan   Mporas   Mücke   Mueller-Liu   Murakami   Muranaka (188)   Muranaka (189)  

-- NOPQ --

Narayanan   Nathan   Nespoulous   Nesterenko   Nguyen   Ní_Chasaide (263)   Ní_Chasaide (265)   Niebuhr (126)   Niebuhr (127)   Nishimura   Nishinuma   Nitisaroj   Niu   Nöth   Noguchi   Nolan   Nurminen
O’Hare   O’Neill   Oliveira_Jr   Ortega-Llebaria   Ozeki
Pajusalu   Palková   Pan   Pasdeloup   Pasveer   Paulmann (138)   Paulmann (260)   Paulson   Pell   Pellegrino   Peng   Peppé   Perekopska   Peters   Pfitzinger (257)   Pfitzinger (269)   Pfitzinger (KN2)   Pichat   Poggi   Post   Prieto (022)   Prieto (132)   Prieto (209)   Prom-on
Quené  

-- R --

Rämö   Raettig   Rathcke (116)   Rathcke (151)   Reichel (106)   Reichel (269)   Richard   Rigaldie   Rigoll (128)   Rigoll (169)   Rilliard (249)   Rilliard (251)   Rodet   Romportl   Rosanowski   Rosec   Rutherford  

-- S --

Sagisaka   van Santen (107)   van Santen (108)   Sauter   Savino   Scarborough   Schaeffler   Schafer   Scheich   Scherer   Schmidt, Conny   Schmidt, Sarah   Schmitz   Schneider   Schötz   Schröder (030)   Schröder (072)   Schröder (088)   Schuller (128)   Schuller (169)   Schuster   Schwarz   Scott   Segebarth   Shattuck-Hufnagel   Shevchenko   Shibuya   Shih   Shinya   Shochi   Shriberg   Sityaev   Skardová   Slifka   Soderstrom   Soong (112)   Soong (182)   Sosa   Speer (219)   Speer (237)   Stadermann   Steidl   Stein   Steindamm   Stevens   Stoel   Strangert   Sudhoff   Sun (165)   Sun (183)   Sun (191)   Surana   Surendran   Swerts (025)   Swerts (057)   Szalkowska  

-- TUV --

Tai   Takagi   Tamashima   Tamburini   Tanenhaus   Tao (111)   Tao (272)   Taylor   Teras   Thipakorn (089)   Thipakorn (090)   Thomas   Tronka   Trouvain   Tsang   Tseng (008)   TSENG (KN3)   Tsirulnik (159)   Tsirulnik (160)   Tsuzaki   Türk
Uglova   Ulbrich   Urua   Uther
Vainio   Vanrell_Bosch   Vasilescu   Veilleux   Velázquez   Vella   Vigário   Vigouroux   Vilain   Vincent   Volín  

-- W --

Wagner, Agnieszka   Wagner, Petra   Wales   Wallhoff   Walsh   Wang, Bei   Wang, Lei   Wang, Lijuan   Wang, William S-Y.   Wang, Xiaodong   Wang, Xinchun   Wang, Yih-Ru   Wang, Yunjia   Watson   Welby   Wendt   Werkmann   Werner   Whitehill   Wong (198)   Wong (199)   Work   Wu   Wypych  

-- XYZ --

Xu, Lei   Xu, Yi (089)   Xu, Yi (090)   Xu, Yi (172)   Xu, Yi (218)   Xu, Yi (232)
Yabe   Yamasaki   Yang   Yanushevskaya   Yin   Yoneyama   Yoon (211)   Yoon (214)   Yu   Yuen
Zellner_Keller   Zeng   Zervas   Zhadinets   Zhao (112)   Zhao (182)   Zheng, Hongying   Zheng, Yuling   Zhou   Zhu   Zu  



Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts - Ordered by Sessions

Keynotes

Regular Sessions (Oral and Poster)

Affective Speech     Analysis and Formulation of Prosody
Cross-linguistic Studies and Prosodic Variability
Language Acquisition and Learning, Conversational Speech, and Neural Processing
Prosodic Variability     Prosody and Affect
Prosody and Speech Perception     Prosody and Speech Production
Prosody in Dialogue Speech     Prosody in Pathology and Ageing
Syntax, Semantics, Pragmatics and Prosody
Speech Technology - Annotation and Speech Corpus Creation
Speech Technology - Speech Recognition and Understanding
Speech Technology - Speech Synthesis

Special Sessions

Exhibition
Articulatory-Functional Approaches to Speech Prosody
Auditory-Visual Prosody Processing
Prosody and Affective Computing     Prosody in Automatic Speech Recognition
Understanding Emotions in Speech: Neural and Cross-Cultural Evidence



Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts

Keynotes

Hirschberg, Julia: "Recognizing and conveying speaker state prosodically", paper KN1.

Pfitzinger, Hartmut R.: "Five dimensions of prosody: intensity, intonation, timing, voice quality, and degree of reduction", paper KN2.

Tseng, Chiu-yu: "Fluent speech prosody and discourse organization: evidence of top-down governing and implications to speech technology", paper KN3.

Regular Sessions (Oral and Poster)

Prosodic Variability

Werner, Steffen / Hoffmann, Rüdiger: "Pronunciation variant selection for spontaneous speech synthesis - a summary of experimental results", paper 050.

Cutler, Anne / Pasveer, Dennis: "Explaining cross-linguistic differences in effects of lexical stress on spoken-word recognition", paper 250.

Ní Chasaide, Ailbhe / Dalton, Martha: "Dialect alignment signatures", paper 263.

Burkhardt, Felix / Audibert, Nicolas / Malatesta, Lori / Türk, Oytun / Arslan, Levent / Aubergé, Véronique: "Emotional prosody - does culture make a difference?", paper 207.

Asu, Eva Liina / Nolan, Francis: "Estonian and English rhythm: a two-dimensional quantification based on syllables and feet", paper 229.

Prosody in Dialogue Speech

Fletcher, Janet / Loakes, Deborah: "Intonational variation in adolescent conversational speech: rural versus urban patterns", paper 062.

Tao, Jianhua / Huang, Lixing / Kang, Yongguo / Yu, Jian: "The friendliness perception of dialogue speech", paper 272.

Ito, Kiwako / Speer, Shari R.: "Immediate effects of intonational prominence in a visual search task", paper 219.

Fujie, Shinya / Miyake, Riho / Kobayashi, Tetsunori: "Spoken dialogue system using recognition of user˛s feedback for rhythmic dialogue", paper 147.

Prosody and Speech Perception

Cummins, Fred / Doherty, Colin / Dilley, Laura: "Phrase-final pitch discrimination in English", paper 007.

Koreman, Jacques: "The role of articulation rate in distinguishing fast and slow speakers", paper 085.

Soderstrom, Melanie / Morgan, James L.: "Toddlers are sensitive to prosodic correlates of disfluency in spontaneous speech", paper 078.

Carlson, Rolf / Gustafson, Kjell / Strangert, Eva: "Modelling hesitation for synthesis of spontaneous speech", paper 069.

Geiser, Eveline / Schmidt, Conny / Jancke, Lutz / Meyer, Martin: "Neural correlates of rhythm processing in speech perception", paper 114.

Prosody and Speech Perception

Shevchenko, Tatiana / Uglova, Natalia: "Timing in news and weather forecasts: implications for perception", paper 005.

Irwin, Amy / Thomas, Sharon: "Identification of language and accent through visual speech", paper 067.

Dimou, Athanassia-Lida / Chalamandaris, Aimilios E.: "Dialect identification through prosodic information: an experimental approach", paper 239.

Meisenburg, Trudel: "Fake geminates in French: a production and perception study", paper 027.

Dohalská-Zichová, Marie / Skardová, Radka: "Interpretation - perception - analysis", paper 215.

Mathon, Catherine / Abreu, Sophie de / Perekopska, Daniela: "Perception of anger in French as foreign language - experimental protocol and preliminary results", paper 168.

Wang, Lijuan / Zhao, Yong / Chu, Min / Chen, Yining / Soong, Frank K. / Cao, Zhigang: "Exploring expressive speech space in an audio-book", paper 182.

Bao, Mingzhen / Chu, Min: "A comparative study of sentential stress distribution in Mandarin multi-style speeches", paper 129.

Tamburini, Fabio: "Reliable prominence identification in English spontaneous speech", paper 019.

Kleber, Felicitas: "Form and function of falling pitch contours in English", paper 158.

Rathcke, Tamara: "Relevance of F0 peak shape and alignment for the perception of a functional contrast in Russian", paper 116.

Falé, Isabel / Faria, Isabel Hub: "Categorical perception of intonational contrasts in european portuguese", paper 171.

Arantes, Pablo / Barbosa, Plinio A.: "Secondary stress in Brazilian Portuguese: the interplay between production and perception studies", paper 093.

Zheng, Hongying / Peng, Gang / Tsang, Peter W-M. / Wang, William S-Y.: "Perception of Cantonese level tones influenced by context position", paper 178.

Xu, Lei / Speer, Shari R.: "Perception of isolated tone2 words in Mandarin Chinese", paper 237.

Wang, Xinchun: "Perception of L2 tones: L1 lexical tone experience may not help", paper 240.

Shinya, Takahito: "Lexical accent status affects perceived prominence of intonational peaks in Japanese", paper 142.

Yoneyama, Kiyoko: "The recognition of Japanese-accented and unaccented English words by Japanese listeners", paper 186.

Cho, Hyongsil / Hirst, Daniel: "The contribution of silent pauses to the perception of prosodic boundaries in Korean read speech", paper 185.

Dellwo, Volker / Ferragne, Emmanuel / Pellegrino, François: "The perception of intended speech rate in English, French, and German by French speakers", paper 194.

Pfitzinger, Hartmut R. / Tamashima, Miyuki: "Comparing perceptual local speech rate of German and Japanese speech", paper 257.

Niebuhr, Oliver: "The role of the accented-vowel onset in the perception of German early and medial peaks", paper 126.

Palková, Zdena / Volín, Jan: "Clause position within a sentence: human vs. machine recognition", paper 101.

Wendt, Beate / Brechmann, André / Gaschler-Markefski, Birgit / Scheich, Henning / Ackermann, Hermann: "Lateralized processing in human auditory cortex during the perception of emotional prosody", paper 074.

Affective Speech

Chuenwattanapranithi, Suthathip / Xu, Yi / Thipakorn, Bundit / Maneewongvatana, Songrit: "EXPRESSING ANGER AND JOY WITH THE SIZE CODE", paper 090.

Aharonson, Vered / Amir, Noam: "Emotion elicitation in a computerized gambling game", paper 119.

Benus, Stefan / Enos, Frank / Hirschberg, Julia / Shriberg, Elizabeth: "Pauses in deceptive speech", paper 212.

Yanushevskaya, Irena / Gobl, Christer / Ní Chasaide, Ailbhe: "Mapping voice to affect: Japanese listeners", paper 265.

Prosody in Pathology and Ageing

Zellner Keller, Brigitte: "Ageing and speech prosody", paper 001.

Haderlein, Tino / Nöth, Elmar / Schuster, Maria / Eysholdt, Ulrich / Rosanowski, Frank: "Evaluation of tracheoesophageal substitute voices using prosodic features", paper 021.

Peppé, Sue / Martinez Castilla, Pastora / Lickley, Robin / Mennen, Ineke / McCann, Joanne / O’Hare, Anne / Rutherford, Marion: "Functionality and perceived atypicality of expressive prosody in children with autism spectrum disorders", paper 060.

Rigaldie, Karine / Nespoulous, Jean Luc / Vigouroux, Nadine: "Dysprosody in Parkinson˛s disease : musical scale production and intonation patterns analysis", paper 205.

Duez, Danielle: "Consonant and vowel duration in Parkinsonian French speech", paper 058.

Analysis and Formulation of Prosody

Keane, Elinor: "Phonetics vs. phonology in Tamil wh-questions", paper 002.

Grabe, Esther / Kochanski, Greg P. / Coleman, John: "Empirical validation of hand-labelled nuclear accent patterns", paper 020.

Martin, Philippe: "Phonologies and phonetics of French prosody", paper 253.

Pfitzinger, Hartmut R. / Reichel, Uwe D.: "Text-based and signal-based prediction of break indices and pause durations", paper 269.

Breuer, Stefan / Francuzik, Katarzyna / Demenko, Grazyna: "Analysis of Polish segmental duration with CART", paper 264.

Demenko, Grazyna / Wagner, Agnieszka: "The stylization of intonation contours", paper 254.

Wypych, Mikolaj: "Automatic pitch stylization enhanced by top-down processing", paper 217.

Kotnik, Bojan / Höge, Harald / Kacic, Zdravko: "Evaluation of pitch detection algorithms in adverse conditions", paper 083.

Gu, Wentao / Hirose, Keikichi / Fujisaki, Hiroya: "A general approach for automatic extraction of tone commands in the command-response model for tone languages", paper 246.

Wang, Xiaodong / Gu, Wentao / Hirose, Keikichi / Sun, Qinghua / Minematsu, Nobuaki: "Comparison of tonal co-articulation between intra- and inter-word disyllables in Mandarin", paper 191.

Niebuhr, Oliver / Ambrazaitis, Gilbert: "Alignment of medial and late peaks in German spontaneous speech", paper 127.

Knoll, Monja / Uther, Maria / MacLeod, Norman / O’Neill, Mark / Walsh, Stig: "Emotional, linguistic or just cute? the function of pitch contours in infant- and foreigner-directed speech", paper 196.

Li, Yujia: "Tone ratios combined with F0 register in Cantonese as speaker-dependent characteristic", paper 206.

Prom-on, Santitham / Xu, Yi / Thipakorn, Bundit: "Functional-oriented articulatory modeling of tones and intonations", paper 089.

Sityaev, Dmitry / Burrows, Tina / Jackson, Peter / Knill, Katherine: "Analysis and modelling of question intonation in american English", paper 077.

Wang, Lei / Li, Aijun / Fang, Qiang: "A method for decomposing and modeling jitter in expressive speech in Chinese", paper 262.

Dubeda, Tomás: "Intensity as a macroprosodic variable in Czech", paper 016.

Bartkova, Katarina: "How far can prosodic cues help in word segmentation?", paper 040.

Kitazawa, Shigeyoshi: "Acoustic features of Japanese vowel-vowel hiatus at prosodic boundaries", paper 203.

Face, Timothy L.: "Secondary association of tones in Castilian Spanish", paper 004.

Kügler, Frank: "L-tone affixation: evidence from German dialects", paper 075.

Quené, Hugo: "Rhythmic factors in weak-syllable insertion: an internet corpus study", paper 068.

Prosody and Speech Production

Stevens, Mary / Kruspe, Nicole / Hajek, John: "Register in Mah Meri: a preliminary phonetic analysis", paper 256.

Oliveira Jr, Miguel: "Prosody as marker of discourse segmentation in Suyá", paper 009.

Ma, Joan K.-Y. / Ciocca, Valter / Whitehill, Tara L.: "Quantitative analysis of intonation patterns in statements and questions in Cantonese", paper 033.

Gordeeva, Olga: "Interaction between the Scottish English system of prominence and vowel length", paper 036.

Kim, Sung-A: "Preliminary results of prosodic effects on domain-initial segments in Hamkyeong Korean", paper 039.

Gilbert, Annie C. / Boucher, Victor J.: "Syntax and syllable count as predictors of French tonal groups: drawing links to memory for prosody", paper 044.

Cao, Jianfen / Zheng, Yuling: "Articulatory strengthening and prosodic hierarchy", paper 045.

Mücke, Doris / Grice, Martine / Becker, Johannes / Hermes, Anne / Baumann, Stefan: "Articulatory and acoustic correlates of prenuclear and nuclear accents", paper 143.

Baumann, Stefan / Grice, Martine / Steindamm, Susanne: "Prosodic marking of focus domains - categorical or gradient?", paper 065.

Kim, Kyung-hee: "L tone downtrends in Korean across utterance types", paper 066.

Barnes, Jonathan / Shattuck-Hufnagel, Stefanie / Brugos, Alejna / Veilleux, Nanette: "The domain of realization of the l- phrase tone in american English", paper 163.

Wang, Bei / Xu, Yi: "Prosodic encoding of topic and focus in Mandarin", paper 172.

Wong, Ying Wai: "Contextual tonal variations and pitch targets in Cantonese", paper 199.

Wong, Ying Wai: "Realization of Cantonese rising tones under different speaking rates", paper 198.

Nitisaroj, Rattima: "Thai tonal contrast under changes in speech rate and stress", paper 096.

Pasdeloup, Valérie / Espesser, Robert / Faraj, Malika: "Rate sensitivity of syllable in French: a perceptual illusion?", paper 216.

Schneider, Katrin / Möbius, Bernd: "Production of word stress in German: children and adults", paper 122.

Prieto, Pilar / Ortega-Llebaria, Marta: "Stress and accent in Catalan and Spanish: patterns of duration, vowel quality, overall intensity, and spectral balance", paper 022.

Astruc, Lluďsa / Prieto, Pilar: "Acoustic cues of stress and accent in Catalan", paper 209.

Pan, Ho-hsien / Tai, Yi-hsin: "Boundaries and tonal articulation in Taiwanese Min", paper 134.

Yuen, Ivan: "Declination and supra-laryngeal articulation in Cantonese - EPG study", paper 141.

Baltazani, Mary: "Effects of stress on intonational structure in Greek", paper 156.

Mixdorff, Hansjörg / Grauwinkel, Katja / Vainio, Martti: "Time-domain noise subtraction applied in the analysis of Lombard speech", paper 097.

Davis, Chris / Kim, Jeesun / Grauwinkel, Katja / Mixdorff, Hansjörg: "Lombard speech: auditory (a), visual (v) and AV effects", paper 252.

Syntax, Semantics, Pragmatics and Prosody

Barbosa, Plínio A.: "A dynamical model for generating prosodic structure", paper 012.

Athanaselis, Theologos / Bakamidis, Stelios / Dologlou, Ioannis: "An automatic method for revising ill-formed sentences based on n-grams", paper 080.

Gabriel, Christoph: "Focal pitch accents and subject positions in Spanish: comparing close-to-standard varieties and argentinean porteo", paper 028.

Chen, Yiya / Braun, Bettina: "Prosodic realization of information structure categories in standard Chinese", paper 051.

Chen, Yiya: "Emphasis, syllable duration, and tonal realization in standard Chinese", paper 053.

Hedberg, Nancy / Sosa, Juan M. / Fadden, Lorna: "Tonal constituents and meanings of yes-no questions in american English", paper 055.

Sudhoff, Stefan / Lenertová, Denisa: "Prosodic properties of constituents associated with stressed auch in German", paper 061.

Mleinek, Ina / Werkmann, Valja: "Russian personal pronouns in syntax and phonology", paper 140.

Millotte, Severine / Wales, Roger / Dupoux, Emmanuel / Christophe, Anne: "Can prosodic cues and function words guide syntactic processing and acquisition?", paper 174.

Watson, Duane / Arnold, Jennifer E. / Tanenhaus, Michael K.: "Acoustic prominence and reference accessibility in language production", paper 162.

Aubergé, Véronique / Rilliard, Albert: "More than pointing with the prosodic focus: the valence-intensity-domain (VID) model", paper 251.

Hellmuth, Sam: "Focus-related pitch range manipulation (and peak alignment effects) in Egyptian Arabic", paper 164.

Wang, Yunjia / Chu, Min: "An experimental study on the assignment of focus accent in Mandarin", paper 180.

Yoon, Tae-Jin: "Predicting prosodic phrasing using linguistic features", paper 211.

Nishinuma, Yukihiro / Hayashi, Akiko / Yabe, Hiroko: "Utterance final forms in dialogues by young Japanese: a syntactic and prosodic analysis", paper 221.

Fon, Janice: "Cross-dialectal turn exchange rhythm in English interviews", paper 179.

Gu, Wentao / Hirose, Keikichi / Fujisaki, Hiroya: "The effect of paralinguistic emphasis on F0 contours of Cantonese speech", paper 248.

Crocco, Claudia: "Prosodic and informational aspects of polar questions in Neapolitan Italian", paper 225.

Kim, Hee-Sun / Jun, Sun-Ah / Lee, Hyuck-Joon / Kim, Jong-Bok: "Argument structure and focus projection in Korean", paper 236.

Chen, Aoju: "Interface between information structure and intonation in Dutch WH-questions", paper 242.

Peters, Jörg: "Syntactic and prosodic parenthesis", paper 245.

Speech Technology - Speech Synthesis

Becker, Stephanie / Schröder, Marc / Barry, William J.: "Rule-based prosody prediction for German text-to-speech synthesis", paper 030.

Guo, Qing / Katae, Nobuyuki: "Duration prediction in Mandarin TTS system", paper 032.

Bell, Peter / Burrows, Tina / Taylor, Paul: "Adaptation of prosodic phrasing models", paper 046.

Schötz, Susanne: "F0 and segment duration in formant synthesis of speaker age", paper 056.

Bárdi, Tamás: "High resolution speech F0 modification", paper 102.

Miao, Qi / Niu, Xiaochuan / Klabbers, Esther / Santen, Jan van: "Effects of prosodic factors on spectral balance: analysis and synthesis", paper 107.

Mishra, Taniya / Santen, Jan van / Klabbers, Esther: "Decomposition of pitch curves in the general superpositional intonation model", paper 108.

Giannopoulos, Georgios P. / Chalamandaris, Aimilios E.: "An innovative F0 modeling approach for emphatic affirmative speech, applied to the greek language", paper 121.

Agüero, Pablo Daniel / Adell, Jordi / Bonafonte, Antonio: "Prosody generation in the speech-to-speech translation framework", paper 149.

Agüero, Pablo Daniel / Bonafonte, Antonio: "Facing data scarcity using variable feature vector dimension", paper 150.

Adell, Jordi / Bonafonte, Antonio / Escudero, David: "Disfluent speech analysis and synthesis: a preliminary approach", paper 152.

Romportl, Jan: "Structural data-driven prosody model for TTS synthesis", paper 153.

Lobanov, Boris / Tsirulnik, Liliya / Zhadinets, Dmitry / Karnevskaya, Helena: "Language- and speaker specific implementation of intonation contours in multilingual TTS synthesis", paper 159.

Lobanov, Boris / Tsirulnik, Liliya: "Statistical study of speaker˛s peculiarities of utterances into phrases segmentation", paper 160.

Sun, Qinghua / Hirose, Keikichi / Gu, Wentao / Minematsu, Nobuaki: "Rule-based generation of phrase components in two-step synthesis of fundamental frequency contours of Mandarin", paper 165.

Erro, Daniel / Moreno, Asunción: "Efficient speech synthesis system using the deterministic plus stochastic model", paper 220.

Cho, Kwansun / Harris, John G.: "Towards an automatic foreign accent reduction tool", paper 255.

Nurminen, Jani / Himanen, Sakari / Rämö, Anssi: "Efficient technique for quantization of pitch contours", paper 145.

Speech Technology - Speech Recognition and Understanding

Barrett, Leslie / Hata, Kazue: "F0 characteristics of yes-no question intonation in Arabic and English: disambiguation techniques for use in ASR", paper 047.

Takagi, Kazuyuki / Ozeki, Kazuhiko: "Dependency analysis of spontaneous monologue speech using pause and F0 information: a preliminary study", paper 052.

Hwang, Hyekyung / Schafer, Amy J.: "Prosodic effects in parsing early vs. late closure sentences by second language learners and native speakers", paper 091.

Minematsu, Nobuaki / Nishimura, Tazuko / Murakami, Takao / Hirose, Keikichi: "Speech recognition only with supra-segmental features - hearing speech as music -", paper 104.

Zervas, Panagiotis / Mporas, Iosif / Fakotakis, Nikolaos: "Employing intonational events parameterization for emotion recognition", paper 192.

Levow, Gina-Anne: "Unsupervised learning of tone and pitch accent", paper 224.

Liu, Fang / Surendran, Dinoj / Xu, Yi: "Classification of statement and question intonations in Mandarin", paper 232.

Zhu, Weibin: "Perceptual optimization of the Chinese accent-index detector", paper 176.

Speech Technology - Annotation and Speech Corpus Creation

Braunschweiler, Norbert: "The prosodizer - automatic prosodic annotations of speech synthesis databases", paper 076.

Chen, Yining / Lai, Min / Chu, Min / Soong, Frank K. / Zhao, Yong / Hu, Fangyu: "Automatic accent annotation with limited manually labeled data", paper 112.

Nesterenko, Irina: "Prosodic boundaries in spontaneous Russian: perceptual annotation and automatic classification", paper 110.

Velázquez, Eduardo: "Semi-automatic prosodic transcription of spoken Spanish in XML", paper 130.

Vella, Alexandra / Farrugia, Paulseph-John: "MaltoBI - building an annotated corpus of spoken Maltese", paper 136.

Fon, Janice: "Shape display: task design and corpus collection", paper 181.

Hofmann, Michael / Jokisch, Oliver: "Optimization of MFNs for signal-based phrase break prediction", paper 267.

Lambert, Tanya: "Automatic construction of a prosodically rich text corpus for speech synthesis systems", paper 200.

Prosody and Affect

Scarborough, Rebecca / Keating, Patricia / Baroni, Marco / Cho, Taehong / Mattys, Sven / Alwan, Abeer / Auer Jr, Edward / Bernstein, Lynne E.: "Optical cues to the visual perception of lexical and phrasal stress in English", paper 059.

Erickson, Donna: "Some gender and cultural differences in perception of affective expressions", paper 029.

Mueller-Liu, Patricia: "Signalling affect in Mandarin Chinese - the role of non-lexical utterance-final edge tones", paper 048.

Menezes, Caroline / Maekawa, Kikuo: "Paralinguistic effects on voice quality: a study in Japanese", paper 049.

Matte, Ana Cristina Fricke: "Neutral speech corpora - a test for neutrality", paper 099.

Wu, Chung-Hsien / Chuang, Ze-Jing: "Emotion recognition using IG-based feature compensation and continuous support vector machines", paper 100.

Schuller, Björn / Arsic, Dejan / Wallhoff, Frank / Rigoll, Gerhard: "Emotion recognition in the noise applying large acoustic feature sets", paper 128.

Beller, Grégory / Hueber, Thomas / Schwarz, Diemo / Rodet, Xavier: "Speech rates in French expressive speech", paper 124.

Paulmann, Silke / Kotz, Sonja A.: "Temporal interaction of emotional prosody and emotional semantics: evidence from ERPs", paper 138.

Clavel, Chloé / Vasilescu, Ioana / Richard, Gael / Devillers, Laurence: "Voiced and unvoiced content of fear-type emotions in the SAFE corpus", paper 222.

Moraes, Joăo Antônio de / Stein, Cirineu Cecote: "Attitudinal patterns in Brazilian portuguese intonation: analysis and synthesis", paper 223.

Schaeffler, Felix / Kempe, Vera / Biersack, Sonja: "Comparing vocal parameters in spontaneous and posed child-directed speech", paper 227.

Shochi, Takaaki / Aubergé, Véronique / Rilliard, Albert: "How prosodic attitudes can be false friends: Japanese vs. French social affects", paper 249.

Cross-linguistic Studies and Prosodic Variability

Wagner, Petra / Paulson, Meike: "Stress patterns of complex German cardinal numbers", paper 073.

Lippus, Pärtel / Pajusalu, Karl / Teras, Pire: "The temporal structure of penta- and hexasyllabic words in Estonian", paper 103.

Welby, Pauline: "Intonational differences in Lombard speech: looking beyond fo range", paper 109.

Chu, Min / Dong, Honghui / Tao, Jianhua: "A perceptual study on variability in break allocation within Chinese sentences", paper 111.

Chen, Chun-Mei: "Contextual variability of third-tone sandhi in Taiwan Mandarin", paper 014.

Coadou, Marion: "Voice quality and variation: a pilot study of the Liverpool accent", paper 123.

Kuzla, Claudia / Ernestus, Mirjam / Mitterer, Holger: "Prosodic structure affects the production and perception of voice-assimilated German fricatives", paper 148.

Rathcke, Tamara / Harrington, Jonathan: "Is there a distinction between h+!h* and h+l* in standard German? evidence from an acoustic and auditory analysis", paper 151.

Kim, Heejin / Yoon, Tae-Jin / Cole, Jennifer / Hasegawa-Johnson, Mark: "Acoustic differentiation of l- and l-l% in switchboard and radio news speech", paper 214.

Lee, Eun-Kyung / Cole, Jennifer / Kim, Heejin: "Additive effects of phrase boundary on English accented vowels", paper 202.

Surana, Kushan / Slifka, Janet: "Is irregular phonation a reliable cue towards the segmentation of continuous speech in american English?", paper 177.

Le Gac, David / Jamin, Mikaël / Iryna, Lehka: "A preliminary study of prosodic patterns in two varieties of suburban youth speech in france", paper 241.

Prieto, Pilar / D’Imperio, Mariapaola / Elordieta, Gorka / Frota, Sónia / Vigário, Marina: "Evidence for soft preplanning in tonal production: initial scaling in Romance", paper 132.

Vanrell Bosch, Maria del Mar: "A scaling contrast in Majorcan Catalan interrogatives", paper 081.

Gibbon, Dafydd / Urua, Eno-Abasi: "Morphotonology for TTS in Niger-congo languages", paper 230.

Karpiński, Maciej / Klesta, Janusz / Szalkowska, Emilia: "Non- and quasi-lexical realizations of "positive response" in Korean, Polish and Thai", paper 133.

Michaud, Alexis: "Replicating in Naxi (tibeto-burman) an experiment designed for Yoruba: an approach to ‘prominence-sensitive prosody˛ vs. ‘calculated prosody’", paper 135.

Michaud, Alexis / Mazaudon, Martine: "Pitch and voice quality characteristics of the lexical word-tones of Tamang, as compared with level tones (naxi data) and pitch-plus-voice-quality tones (vietnamese data)", paper 137.

Stoel, Ruben: "The intonation of Banyumas Javanese", paper 208.

Mády, Katalin / Tronka, Krisztián Z. / Reichel, Uwe D.: "Syllable cut and energy contour: a contrastive study of German and Hungarian", paper 106.

Jian, Hua-Li: "Lexical stress realisation: native vs. ESL speech", paper 003.

Nguyen, Thu / Ingram, John: "Acoustic and perceptual cues for compound-phrasal contrasts in Vietnamese", paper 034.

Ulbrich, Christiane: "Pitch range is not pitch range", paper 041.

Grichkovtsova, Ioulia / Mennen, Ineke: "Pitch range variation in child affective speech", paper 193.

Ding, Hongwei / Jokisch, Oliver / Hoffmann, Rüdiger: "The effect of glottalization on voice preference", paper 258.

Post, Brechtje / Delais-Roussarie, Elisabeth: "Transcribing intonational variation at different levels of analysis", paper 190.

Language Acquisition and Learning, Conversational Speech, and Neural Processing

Kim, Sahyang / Andruski, Jean / Casielles, Eugenia / Nathan, Geoff S. / Work, R.: "Acquisition of prosody in a Spanish-English bilingual child", paper 086.

Chen, Hua: "Intonation phrasing in Chinese EFL learners˛ read speech", paper 095.

Makarova, Veronika / Zhou, Xia: "Prosodic characteristics in the speech of Chinese EFL learners", paper 234.

Li, Aijun / Yin, Zhigang / Zu, Yiqing: "A rhythmic analysis on Chinese EFL speech", paper 261.

Gut, Ulrike: "Unstressed vowels in non-native German", paper 013.

Kijak, Anna: "Native intuitions of speakers of a lexical accent system in L2 acquisition of stress: the case of Russian learners of Polish", paper 144.

Ishi, Carlos Toshinori / Ishiguro, Hiroshi / Hagita, Norihiro: "Using prosodic and voice quality features for paralinguistic information extraction", paper 035.

Greenberg, Yoko / Shibuya, Nagisa / Tsuzaki, Minoru / Kato, Hiroaki / Sagisaka, Yoshinori: "A trial of communicative prosody generation based on control characteristic of one-word utterance observed in real conversational speech", paper 037.

Savino, Michelina / Grice, Martine / Gili Fivela, Barbara / Marotta, Giovanna: "Intonational cues to discourse structure in Bari and Pisa Italian: perceptual evidence", paper 087.

Giordano, Rosa: "The intonation of polar questions in two central varieties of Italian", paper 155.

Dutta, Indranil / Hock, Hans Henrich: "Interaction of verb accentuation and utterance finality in Bangla", paper 161.

Golato, Andrea / Fagyal, Zsuzsanna: "Two contours, two meanings: the intonation of jaja in German phone conversations", paper 228.

Fadden, Lorna: "The prosody of suspects˛ responses during Police interviews", paper 157.

Ambrazaitis, Gilbert: "Prosodic signalling of (un)expected information in South Swedish - an interactive manipulation experiment", paper 173.

Carota, Francesca / Loevenbruck, Hélčne / Vilain, Coriandre / Baciu, Monica / Abry, Christian / Lamalle, Laurent / Pichat, Cédric / Segebarth, Christoph: "An fMRI study of multimodal deixis: preliminary results on prosodic, syntactic, manual and ocular pointing", paper 201.

Cook, Norman D. / Fujisawa, Takashi X.: "The use of multi-pitch patterns for evaluating the positive and negative valence of emotional speech", paper 244.

Homma, Midori / Imaizumi, Satoshi / Maruishi, Masaharu / Muranaka, Hiroyuki: "The neural mechanisms for understanding self and speaker˛s mind from emotional speech: an event-related fMRI study", paper 189.

Special Sessions

Exhibition

Mehnert, Dieter / Hoffmann, Rüdiger: "Measuring pitch with historic phonetic devices", paper 139.

Prosody and Affective Computing

Batliner, Anton / Biersack, Sonja / Steidl, S.: "The prosody of pet robot directed speech: evidence from children", paper 064.

Trouvain, Jürgen / Schmidt, Sarah / Schröder, Marc / Schmitz, Michael / Barry, William J.: "Modelling personality features by changing prosody in synthetic speech", paper 088.

Grimm, Michael / Kroschel, Kristian / Narayanan, Shrikanth: "Modeling emotion expression and perception behavior in auditive emotion evaluation", paper 071.

Schröder, Marc / Heylen, Dirk / Poggi, Isabella: "Perception of non-verbal emotional listener feedback", paper 072.

Audibert, Nicolas / Vincent, Damien / Aubergé, Véronique / Rosec, Olivier: "Expressive speech synthesis: evaluation of a voice quality centered coder on the different acoustic dimensions", paper 125.

Campbell, Nick: "On the structure of spoken language", paper 270.

Auditory-Visual Prosody Processing

Granström, Björn / House, David: "Measuring and modeling audiovisual prosody for animated agents", paper 117.

Krahmer, Emiel / Swerts, Marc: "Hearing and seeing beats: the influence of visual beats on the production and perception of prominence", paper 057.

Dijkstra, Christel / Krahmer, Emiel / Swerts, Marc: "Manipulating uncertainty: the contribution of different audiovisual prosodic cues to the perception of confidence", paper 025.

Dohen, Marion / Loevenbruck, Hélčne / Hill, Harold: "Visual correlates of prosodic contrastive focus in French: description and inter-speaker variability", paper 118.

Isei-Jaakkola, Toshiko / Sun, Qinghua / Hirose, Keikichi: "Audio and audio-visual effects of a short English emotional sentence on Japanese L2s˛ and English L1s˛ cognition, and physio-acoustic correlate", paper 183.

Fagel, Sascha: "Emotional Mcgurk effect", paper 006.

Understanding Emotions in Speech: Neural and Cross-Cultural Evidence

Scott, Sophie / Sauter, Disa: "Non-verbal expressions of emotion - acoustics, valence and cross cultural factors", paper 266.

Pell, Marc D.: "Implicit recognition of vocal emotions in native and non-native speech", paper 259.

Grandjean, Didier / Scherer, Klaus R.: "Examining the neural mechanisms involved in the affective and pragmatic coding of prosody", paper 268.

Imaizumi, Satoshi / Noguchi, Yuki / Homma, Midori / Yamasaki, Kazuko / Maruishi, Masaharu / Muranaka, Hiroyuki: "Development of the brain mechanism for understanding speakers˛ intents from speech", paper 188.

Kotz, Sonja A. / Paulmann, Silke / Raettig, Tim: "efMRI evidence for implicit emotional prosodic processing", paper 260.

Prosody in Automatic Speech Recognition

Tseng, Chiu-yu: "Recognizing Mandarin Chinese fluent speech using prosody information: an initial investigation", paper 008.

Hirose, Keikichi / Abe, Yu / Minematsu, Nobuaki: "Detection of fillers using prosodic features in spontaneous speech recognition of Japanese", paper 187.

Yang, Jyh-Her / Liao, Yuan-Fu / Wang, Yih-Ru / Chen, Sin-Horng: "A new approach of using temporal information in Mandarin speech recognition", paper 213.

Liao, Yuan-Fu / Zeng, Zhi-Ren / Chen, Zi-He / Juang, Yau-Tarng: "Exploiting glottal and prosodic information for robust speaker verification", paper 238.

Schuller, Björn / Stadermann, Jan / Rigoll, Gerhard: "Affect-robust speech recognition by dynamic emotional adaptation", paper 169.

Huang, Jui-Ting / Lee, Lin-shan: "Improved large vocabulary Mandarin speech recognition using prosodic features", paper 233.

Articulatory-Functional Approaches to Speech Prosody

Fujisaki, Hiroya: "The roles of physiology, physics and mathematics in modeling prosodic features of speech", paper 271.

Kochanski, Greg P. / Shih, Chilin: "Planning compensates for the mechanical limitations of articulation", paper 017.

Kohler, Klaus J.: "What is emphasis and how is it coded?", paper 015.

Xu, Yi: "Speech prosody as articulated communicative functions", paper 218.