Speech Prosody 2008

Campinas, Brazil
May 6-9, 2008

Bibliographic Reference   Author Index   Table of Contents


Bibliographic Reference

[SP-2008] Speech Prosody 2008, Fourth International Conference, Campinas, Brazil, May 6-9, 2008, ed. by Plínio A. Barbosa, Sandra Madureira, and Cesar Reis; ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive/sp2008



Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

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

AB   CDEF   GH   IJK   LM   NOPQR   ST   UVWXYZ  

-- AB --

Abelin   Agüero (83)   Agüero (87)   Aguiar_Neto   Aimilios, Chalamandaris   Aimilios, Lida   Albos_Rodrigues   Ali   Allauzen   Almogi   Ambrazaitis   Amir   Ananthakrishnan   Andreeva   Arantes   Armstrong (489)   Armstrong (505)   Asakawa   Athanassia   Aubergé (685)   Aubergé (689)   Aubergé (693)   Auchlin   Audibert   Avanzi (119)   Avanzi (701)
Bailly (63)   Bailly (107)   Barbosa (257)   Barbosa (281)   Barbosa (327)   Barbosa (559)   Barbot   Barry (419)   Barry (613)   Bartkova (103)   Bartkova (351)   Bartroli   Barzaghi   Baumann   Becker (245)   Becker (457)   Beller   Benus   Bergmann (489)   Bergmann (505)   Bertinetto   Bertini   Bezerra   Biadsy   Bissiri   Boeffard (111)   Boeffard (115)   Boidin   Bonafonte (83)   Bonafonte (87)   Bonafonte (563)   Bonaventura   Bose   Boucher   Bouchhioua (535)   Bouchhioua (539)   Boula_de_Mareüil   Boushaba   Brandt (649)   Brandt (655)   Braun   Breen   Bruce   Brugos   Buchholz   Buder  

-- CDEF --

Caelen-Haumont   Camargo (41)   Camargo (57)   Campbell   Cantoni   Cardenoso-Payo   Cardillo   Cardoso   Carlson   Chang, Seung-Eun   Chang, Vincent   Chang, Wen-Chieh   Chen, Aoju (477)   Chen, Aoju (513)   Chen, Hua   Chen, Sally   Chen, Yiya   Cho (123)   Cho (139)   Chow   Chung   Colamarco   Cole (33)   Cole (735)   Cruz_Costa   Cukier-Blaj   Cummins   Cunha  
D’Imperio   Dellwo (375)   Dellwo (423)   Demenko   Dimitrova   Docherty   Dubeda  
Edlund   Edmonds   Edrington   Egg   Enflo   Erickson (677)   Erickson (689)   Escoffier   Escudero-Mancebo   Espesser   Ethofer  
Faraj   Felismino   Fernandes-Svartman   Fon (605)   Fon (643)   Freitas, Diamantino   Freitas, Tiago   Friederici   Fujimura   Fultz  

-- GH --

German   Gilbert   Gili_Fivela (293)   Gili_Fivela (497)   Giordano   Gobl (705)   Gobl (709)   Görgülü   Goldman   GOLDSTEIN   Gopinath   Grandjean (217)   Grandjean (223)   Granström   Gravano   Grawunder   Green   Grice (245)   Grice (457)   Guo   Gussenhoven (297)   Gussenhoven (609)  
Hagita   Hanssen   Hara   Hasegawa-Johnson (33)   Hasegawa-Johnson (37)   Hasegawa-Johnson (165)   Hedberg   Heldner   Hermes (245)   Hermes (457)   Hirose   Hirschberg (401)   Hirschberg (579)   Hirst (127)   Hirst (135)   Hirst (139)   Hirst (359)   Hoeks   Horne   Hu, Weixiang   Hu, Yu   Huang, Jui-Ting   Huang, Yi-Hsuan  

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Ishi   Ishiguro   Ito (465)   Ito (493)  
Jelinek   Jemel   Jia   Jian   Jin   Juang   Jun   Jurafsky  
Katae   KAWAHARA, Hideki (619)   Kawahara, Hideki (677)   Kawahara, Shigeto   Kessous   Killam   Kim, Daniella   Kim, Sunhee   Kim, Woosung   Kim, Yeon-Jun   Kimoto   Kleber   Klessa   Knoll   Komatsu   Koreman   Kotz   Krahmer   Kreifelts   KRIVOKAPIC   Krstulovic   Kügler  

-- LM --

Lacheret-Dujour (119)   Lacheret-Dujour (195)   Lacheret-Dujour (523)   Lai   Laskowski   Latorre   Lee, Eun-Kyung   Lee, Ho-Young   Lee, Hye-Sook   Leemann   Lennes   Li (155)   Li (449)   Li (673)   Liao   Lindgren   Loevenbruck   Lolive   de Looze   Lucente   Lugger   Luo   Lyche  
Maday   Madureira (41)   Madureira (57)   Madureira (697)   Madureira (721)   Mády   de Magalhães   Maia   Malisz   Mamidipally   Martin, Jean-Claude (685)   Martin, Jean-Claude (689)   Martin, Philippe (103)   Martin, Philippe (147)   Martínez   Meireles   Mendes   Menezes   Mennen (513)   Mennen (527)   Metusalem   Meynadier   Minematsu (95)   Minematsu (169)   Mixdorff (261)   Mixdorff (285)   Mo (735)   Mo (739)   Mok   Mokhtari   Mora   de MORAES (389)   de Moraes (717)   Mücke (245)   Mücke (457)  

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Nair   Nakata   NAM   Narayanan (161)   Narayanan (453)   Nava   Nenkova   Ní_Chasaide   Niebuhr (269)   Niebuhr (331)   Nieminen   Nishimura   Le Normand  
O’Dell   O’Rourke   Obin   Oliveira_Jr  
Pape   Pasdeloup   Paulmann   Pell   Peter   Peters   Petrone   Pfitzinger   Piotrowski   PORT   Poss   Post   del Pozo   Qiao  
Rathcke   Rauzy   Rebollo   Redeker   Reis   Rilliard (531)   Rilliard (685)   Rilliard (689)   Rilliard (693)   Rodet   Roll   Romportl   Rosenberg   Russo  

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Sadat-Tehrani   Saito   Sakakibara   Sales_Barbosa   Salomão   SALTZMAN   Schaeffler   Scharrer   Scherer   Schirmer   Schmidt   Segal   Shahid   Shattuck-Hufnagel   Shen   Shih   Shilman   Shochi (677)   Shochi (685)   Shochi (689)   Schötz   Shuai   Siebenhaar   Silber-Varod   Silva   Silva1   Simon   Sosa   Speer   Sridhar   Stimm   Stoel-Gammon   Strangert   Su   Sun   Swerts   Syrdal  
Tao   Tauberer   Teixeira   Tenani   Tillmann   Tobin   Toda   Tooher   Tortel   Tran   Tulli (83)   Tulli (87)  

-- UVWXYZ --

Ulbrich   Ullakonoja  
Veena   Veilleux   Velázquez_Patiño   Victorri   Viola  
Wang, Qian   Wang, William S.-Y.   Wang, Xia (305)   Wang, Xia (547)   Wang, Xia (673)   Wang, Yuping   Ward, Gregory   Ward, Nigel G.   Wen   White   Wildgruber   Will  
Xian   Xie   Xiong   XU  
Yang   Yanushevskaya (705)   Yanushevskaya (709)   Yoon   Young   Yuan  
Zeng   Zhang   Zhuang   Zu   Zubizarreta  



Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts - Ordered by Sessions

Keynote Papers
Human Voices and Emotion, Functional Brain Imaging Insights (Special Session)
Modes of Enunciation and Prosody (Special Session)
L1 and L2 Learning     Perception of Prosody
Phonology and Phonetics of Prosody, and Prosodic Variability
Prosodic Variability     Prosody and Higher Linguistic Domains
Prosody in Speech Recognition and Understanding
Prosody in Speech Technology     Prosody of Expressive Speech
Rhythm and Tempo     Speech Pathology     Speech Rhythm and its Measures
Syntax, Semantics, Pragmatics and Prosody     Tone, Accent and Intonation
Voice Quality in Prosody Research



Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts

Keynote Papers

Port, Robert F.: "All is prosody: phones and phonemes are the ghosts of letters", 7-13.

Xu, Yi: "Multi-dimensional information coding in speech", 17-26.

Saltzman, Elliot / Nam, Hosung / Krivokapic, Jelena / Goldstein, Louis: "A task-dynamic toolkit for modeling the effects of prosodic structure on articulation", 175-184.

Moraes, João Antônio de: "The pitch accents in Brazilian portuguese: analysis by synthesis", 389-397.

Kawahara, Hideki: "TANDEM-STRAIGHT, a research tool for L2 study enabling flexible manipulations of prosodic information", 619-628.

Voice Quality in Prosody Research

Lugger, Marko / Stimm, Frank / Yang, Bin: "Extracting voice quality contours using discrete hidden Markov models", 29-32.

Yoon, Tae-Jin / Cole, Jennifer / Hasegawa-Johnson, Mark: "Detecting non-modal phonation in telephone speech", 33-36.

Zhuang, Xiaodan / Hasegawa-Johnson, Mark: "Towards interpretation of creakiness in switchboard", 37-40.

Cukier-Blaj, Sabrina / Camargo, Zuleica / Madureira, Sandra: "Long-term average spectrum loudness variation in speakers with asthma, paradoxical vocal fold motion and without breathing problems", 41-44.

Ishi, Carlos Toshinori / Ishiguro, Hiroshi / Hagita, Norihiro: "The roles of breathy/whispery voice qualities in dialogue speech", 45-48.

Salomão, Gláucia Laís: "Relationship between perceived vocal registers and glottal flow parameters", 49-52.

Demenko, Grazyna: "Voice stress extraction", 53-56.

Camargo, Zuleica / Madureira, Sandra: "Voice quality analysis from a phonetic perspective: voice profile analysis scheme (VPAS) profile for brazilian portuguese", 57-60.

Prosody in Speech Technology

Bailly, Gérard / Bartroli, Alex: "Generating Spanish intonation with a trainable prosodic model", 63-66.

Krstulovic, Sacha / Latorre, Javier / Buchholz, Sabine: "Comparing QMT1 and HMMs for the synthesis of american English prosody", 67-70.

Guo, Qing / Zhang, Jie / Katae, Nobuyuki: "Prosodic word grouping with global probability estimation method", 71-74.

Luo, Lidong / Xian, Xingchi: "Integration of intonation in trainable speech synthesis", 75-78.

Kim, Woosung: "Using prosody for automatically monitoring human-computer call dialogues", 79-82.

Agüero, Pablo Daniel / Tulli, Juan Carlos / Bonafonte, Antonio: "A new clustering approach for JEMA", 83-86.

Agüero, Pablo Daniel / Tulli, Juan Carlos / Bonafonte, Antonio: "Pause transfer in the speech-to-speech translation domain", 87-90.

Su, Yi / Jelinek, Frederick: "Exploiting prosodic breaks in language modeling with random forests", 91-94.

Sun, Qinghua / Hirose, Keikichi / Minematsu, Nobuaki: "Improved prediction of tone components for F0 contour generation of Mandarin speech based on the tone nucleus model", 95-98.

Gopinath, Deepa P. / Veena, S. G. / Nair, Achuthsankar S.: "Modeling of vowel duration in malayalam speech using probability distribution", 99-102.

Segal, Natalia / Martin, Philippe / Bartkova, Katarina: "Prosodic trees for boundary detection in ASR in French", 103-106.

Tran, Viet-Anh / Bailly, Gérard / Loevenbruck, Hélène / Toda, Tomoki: "Predicting F0 and voicing from NAM-captured whispered speech", 107-110.

Lolive, Damien / Barbot, Nelly / Boeffard, Olivier: "Pitch and duration transformation with non-parallel data", 111-114.

Boidin, Cédric / Boeffard, Olivier: "Modeling intonation variability with HMM for speech synthesis", 115-118.

Avanzi, Mathieu / Lacheret-Dujour, Anne / Victorri, Bernard: "ANALOR - a tool for semi-automatic annotation of French prosodic structure", 119-122.

Cho, Hyongsil / Rauzy, Stéphane: "Phonetic pitch movements of accentual phrases in Korean read speech", 123-126.

Hirst, Daniel / Ali, Saandia: "Optimizing the automatic functional annotation of English intonation", 127-130.

Albos Rodrigues, José / Aguiar Neto, Benedito Guimarães / Bezerra, Maria Auxiliadora: "Frontema: a unit for the study of word boundaries", 131-134.

Looze, Céline De / Hirst, Daniel: "Detecting changes in key and range for the automatic modelling and coding of intonation", 135-138.

Kim, Sunhee / Hirst, Daniel / Cho, Hyongsil / Lee, Ho-Young / Chung, Minhwa: "Korean MULTEXT: a Korean prosody corpus", 139-142.

Liao, Yuan-Fu / Chang, Wen-Chieh / Xie, Zong-You / Zeng, Ding-Yun / Juang, Yau-Tarng: "Joint prosodic and spectral modeling for robust speaker verification", 143-146.

Martin, Philippe: "A fundamental frequency estimator by crosscorrelation of adjacent spectra", 147-150.

Laskowski, Kornel / Edlund, Jens / Heldner, Mattias: "Learning prosodic sequences using the fundamental frequency variation spectrum", 151-154.

Chen, Hua / Wen, Qiufang / Li, Aijun: "A learner corpus - ESCCL", 155-158.

Prosody in Speech Recognition and Understanding

Ananthakrishnan, Sankaranarayanan / Narayanan, Shrikanth: "Data-driven unsupervised adaptation of acoustic-prosodic models", 161-164.

Huang, Jui-Ting / Hasegawa-Johnson, Mark / Shih, Chilin: "Unsupervised prosodic break detection in Mandarin speech", 165-168.

Minematsu, Nobuaki / Nishimura, T. / Saito, D. / Asakawa, S. / Qiao, Y.: "Holistic and prosodic representation of the segmental aspect of speech", 169-172.

Speech Pathology

Pozo, Arantza del / Young, Steve: "Repairing tracheoesophageal speech duration", 187-190.

Cardoso, Bernadette / Reis, César: "Variables for the study of the temporal organization in speech disorders", 191-194.

Normand, Marie-Thérèse Le / Boushaba, Sarah / Lacheret-Dujour, Anne: "Prosodic disturbances in autistic children speaking French", 195-198.

Barzaghi, Luisa / Mendes, Beatriz: "Stressed and unstressed vowel production in hearing-impaired speech", 199-202.

Human Voices and Emotion, Functional Brain Imaging Insights (Special Session 1)

Paulmann, Silke / Schmidt, Patricia / Pell, Marc / Kotz, Sonja A.: "Rapid processing of emotional and voice information as evidenced by ERPs", 205-209.

Schirmer, Annett / Escoffier, Nicolas / Friederici, Angela D.: "Out of the spotlight: neurophysiological mechanisms underlying the processing of unattended vocal expressions", 211-216.

Wildgruber, Dirk / Ethofer, Thomas / Kreifelts, Benjamin / Grandjean, Didier: "Cerebral processing of emotional prosody: a network model based on fMRI studies", 217-222.

Grandjean, Didier / Scherer, Klaus R.: "Neuronal synchronization during auditory emotional perception", 223-226.

Tone, Accent and Intonation

Hedberg, Nancy / Sosa, Juan M. / Görgülü, Emrah: "Early and late nuclei in yes-no questions: tails or high rises?", 229-232.

Post, Margje: "Post-nuclear prominence patterns in northern Russian question intonation", 233-236.

Green, Hila / Tobin, Yishai: "Intonation in hebrew-speaking children with high-functioning autism: a case study", 237-240.

Lee, Hye-Sook: "Non-rising questions in North Kyeongsang Korean", 241-244.

Mücke, Doris / Grice, Martine / Hermes, Anne / Becker, Johannes: "Prenuclear rises in Northern and Southern German", 245-248.

Sadat-Tehrani, Nima: "The structure of Persian intonation", 249-252.

Chen, Yiya: "Revisiting the phonetics and phonology of Shanghai tone sandhi", 253-256.

Barbosa, Plínio A.: "Prominence- and boundary-related acoustic correlations in brazilian portuguese read and spontaneous speech", 257-260.

Mixdorff, Hansjörg / Wang, Yuping / Hu, Yu: "Robustness of tonal and segmental information in noise - auditory and visual contributions", 261-264.

Silber-Varod, Vered / Kessous, Loïc: "Prosodic boundary patterns in Hebrew: a case study of continuous intonation units in weather forecast", 265-268.

Ambrazaitis, Gilbert / Niebuhr, Oliver: "Dip and hat pattern: a phonological contrast of German?", 269-272.

Brugos, Alejna / Veilleux, Nanette / Breen, Mara / Shattuck-Hufnagel, Stefanie: "The alternatives (alt) tier for toBI: advantages of capturing prosodic ambiguity", 273-276.

Chang, Seung-Eun: "Perception of South Kyungsang Korean tones", 277-280.

Lucente, Luciana / Barbosa, Plínio A.: "Narrow focus in Brazilian portuguese: spatial and temporal constraints", 281-284.

Amir, Noam / Almogi, Bat-Chen / Mixdorff, Hansjörg: "A systematic framework for studying the contribution of F0 and duration to the perception of accented words in Hebrew", 285-288.

Leemann, Adrian / Siebenhaar, Beat: "Swiss alpine and midland intonation", 289-292.

Gili Fivela, Barbara: "Broad focus vs contrastive focus: is there categorical perception in Pisa Italian?", 293-296.

Gussenhoven, Carlos: "Semantic judgments as evidence for the intonational structure of Dutch", 297-300.

Petrone, Caterina / D’Imperio, Mariapaola: "Tonal structure and constituency in Neapolitan Italian: evidence for the accentual phrase in statements and questions", 301-304.

Jin, Jian / Hu, Weixiang / Wang, Xia / Xiong, Ziyu: "A comparative study on tone realization in Cantonese-accented Mandarin and standard Mandarin", 305-308.

Will, Udo / Poss, Nick: "The role of pitch contours in tonal languages processing", 309-312.

Fujimura, Osamu: "Pitch accent in Japanese: implementation by the c/d model", 313-316.

Caelen-Haumont, Geneviève: "Structuring F0 prominences (melisms): an analysis of the statistical concordances between four French speakers", 317-320.

Rhythm and Tempo

Ward, Nigel G. / Mamidipally, S. Kumar: "Factors affecting speaking-rate adaptation in task-oriented dialogs", 323-326.

Meireles, Alexsandro R. / Barbosa, Plínio A.: "Speech rate effects on speech rhythm", 327-330.

Niebuhr, Oliver: "The effect of global rhythms on local accent perceptions in German", 331-334.

Nava, Emily / Zubizarreta, Maria Luisa: "Prosodic transfer in L2 speech: evidence from phrasal prominence and rhythm", 335-338.

Ullakonoja, Riikka: "Pausing as an indicator of fluency in the Russian of Finnish learners", 339-342.

Magalhães, José Olímpio de / Sales Barbosa, Maria Dorotéa / Cruz Costa, Ceriz Graça Bicalho: "The pace of the delivery of speech in contexts with the preposition ±de² in BH portuguese", 343-346.

Giordano, Rosa: "On the phonetics of rhythm of Italian: patterns of duration in pre-planned and spontaneous speech", 347-350.

Bartkova, Katarina: "Rhythmic patterns and their automatic retrieval in spontaneous French", 351-354.

O’Dell, Michael L. / Lennes, Mietta / Nieminen, Tommi: "Hierarchical levels of rhythm in conversational speech", 355-358.

Tortel, Anne / Hirst, Daniel: "Rhythm and rhythmic variation in british English: subjective and objective evaluation of French and native speakers", 359-362.

White, Laurence / Mády, Katalin: "The long and the short and the final: phonological vowel length and prosodic timing in Hungarian", 363-366.

Pasdeloup, Valérie / Espesser, Robert / Piotrowski, David / Faraj, Malika: "Form and substance relationship in rhythmic structuring: a morphodynamic analysis of rate sensitivity at the infra-syllabic level", 367-370.

Teixeira, João Paulo / Freitas, Diamantino: "Phoneme dedicated ANN improves segmental duration model", 371-374.

Dellwo, Volker: "The role of speech rate in perceiving speech rhythm", 375-378.

Gilbert, Annie C. / Boucher, Victor J. / Jemel, Boutheina: "Size of rhythm-groups affects the memory trace of heard words in utterances: results from a pilot study using evoked potentials", 379-382.

Malisz, Zofia / Klessa, Katarzyna: "A preliminary study of temporal adaptation in Polish VC groups", 383-386.

Syntax, Semantics, Pragmatics and Prosody

Gravano, Agustín / Benus, Stefan / Hirschberg, Julia / German, Elisa Sneed / Ward, Gregory: "The effect of contour type and epistemic modality on the assessment of speaker certainty", 401-404.

Tauberer, Joshua: "Predicting intrasentential pauses: is syntactic structure useful?", 405-408.

Dimitrova, Diana / Redeker, Gisela / Egg, Markus / Hoeks, John: "Linguistic and extra-linguistic determinants of accentuation in dutch", 409-412.

Lai, Catherine: "Prosodic cues for backchannels and short questions: really?", 413-416.

Speech Rhythm and its Measures

Russo, Michela / Barry, William J.: "Isochrony reconsidered. objectifying relations between rhythm measures and speech tempo", 419-422.

Mok, Peggy P. K. / Dellwo, Volker: "Comparing native and non-native speech rhythm using acoustic rhythmic measures: Cantonese, Beijing Mandarin and English", 423-426.

Bertinetto, Pier Marco / Bertini, Chiara: "On modeling the rhythm of natural languages", 427-430.

O’Rourke, Erin: "Speech rhythm variation in dialects of Spanish: applying the pairwise variability index and variation coefficients to Peruvian Spanish", 431-434.

Prosody and Higher Linguistic Domains

Edmonds, Amanda / Fultz, Audrey Liljestrand / Killam, Jason: "Prosody and the production of ambiguous relative clauses in French", 437-440.

Mora, Elsa / Martínez, Hernán: "Prosodic characteristics associated with the clause in Venezuelan Spanish: an acoustic, audio-perceptive analysis", 441-444.

Tenani, Luciani Ester / Fernandes-Svartman, Flaviane Romani: "Prosodic phrasing and intonation in neutral and subject-narrow-focus sentences of brazilian portuguese", 445-448.

Li, Aijun / Zu, Yiqing: "Speaking rate effects on discourse prosody in standard Chinese", 449-452.

Sridhar, Vivek Kumar Rangarajan / Nenkova, Ani / Narayanan, Shrikanth / Jurafsky, Dan: "Detecting prominence in conversational speech: pitch accent, givenness and focus", 453-456.

Hermes, Anne / Becker, Johannes / Mücke, Doris / Baumann, Stefan / Grice, Martine: "Articulatory gestures and focus marking in German", 457-460.

Maia, Marcus: "Reading and listening to garden-path PP sentences in Brazilian portuguese", 461-464.

Ito, Kiwako / Speer, Shari R.: "Use of l+h* for immediate contrast resolution", 465-468.

Jun, Sun-Ah / Shilman, Molly: "Default phrasing in English relative clause attachment data", 469-472.

Shen, Wen-chi: "Phonological representation of connective words - a toBI study in Gouyu and Taiwan Min", 473-476.

Braun, Bettina / Chen, Aoju: "Now move x to cell y: intonation of ±now² in on-line reference resolution", 477-480.

Knoll, Monja / Scharrer, Lisa: "How similar are pitch contours derived from ±imaginary² student interactions to those derived from real interactions?", 481-484.

Oliveira Jr, Miguel / Freitas, Tiago: "Intonation as a cue to turn management in telephone and face-to-face interactions", 485-488.

Armstrong, Meghan / Bergmann, Anouschka / , Terrin Tamati: "The prosody of negation in brazilian portuguese", 489-492.

Metusalem, Ross / Ito, Kiwako: "The role of l+h* pitch accent in discourse construction", 493-496.

Gili Fivela, Barbara: "Discourse structure and phrase level phenomena: the phonetics of continuation contours in topic-internal position", 497-500.

Buder, Eugene H. / Edrington, Jamie L.: "Conversational prosodic interactivity when one partner has aphasia", 501-504.

Bergmann, Anouschka / Armstrong, Meghan / Maday, Kristine: "Relative clause attachment in English and Spanish: a production study", 505-508.

Hara, Yurie / Kawahara, Shigeto: "Deaccenting, MAXIMIZE PRESUPPOSITION and evidential scale", 509-512.

Chen, Aoju / Mennen, Ineke: "Encoding interrogativity intonationally in a second language", 513-516.

Phonology and Phonetics of Prosody, and Prosodic Variability

Jian, Hua-Li / Chang, Vincent: "A preliminary study of lexical stress in taiwan English homographs", 519-522.

Lacheret-Dujour, Anne / Lyche, Chantal: "Looking at French schwa in initial position through the glasses of prosody", 523-526.

Mennen, Ineke / Schaeffler, Felix / Docherty, Gerard: "A methodological study into the linguistic dimensions of pitch range differences between German and English", 527-530.

Boula de Mareüil, Philippe / Rilliard, Albert / Allauzen, Alexandre: "A diachronic study of prosody through French audio archives", 531-534.

Bouchhioua, Nadia: "Duration as a cue to stress and accent in tunisian Arabic, native English, and L2 English", 535-538.

Bouchhioua, Nadia: "The role of vowel quality in cuing stress and accent in tunisian Arabic, native English, and L2 English", 539-542.

Chow, Ivan: "Quantitative analysis of preboundary lengthening in Cantonese", 543-546.

Jia, Huibin / Tao, Jianhua / Wang, Xia: "Prosody variation: application to automatic prosody evaluation of Mandarin speech", 547-550.

Cunha, Claudia / Felismino, Glaucia / Rebollo, Leticia / Silva, Maristela: "Focus and intonational marking in boundaries dialects: brazilian portuguese and Uruguayan Spanish in yes/no questions", 551-554.

Velázquez Patiño, Eduardo Patricio: "Prosodic comparative study of Mexico City and Madrid Spanish", 555-558.

Arantes, Pablo / Barbosa, Plinio A.: "F1 and spectral correlates of secondary stress in brazilian portuguese", 559-562.

Escudero-Mancebo, David / Cardenoso-Payo, Valentin / Bonafonte, Antonio: "On the comparison of catalan-Spanish intonation systems using statistical corpus modeling and objective metrics", 563-566.

Nakata, Shunsuke / Meynadier, Yohann: "Final accent and lengthening in French", 567-570.

Bruce, Gösta / Schötz, Susanne / Granström, Björn / Enflo, Laura: "Modelling intonation in varieties of Swedish", 571-574.

Ulbrich, Christiane: "Acquisition of regional pitch patterns in L2", 575-578.

Biadsy, Fadi / Rosenberg, Andrew / Carlson, Rolf / Hirschberg, Julia / Strangert, Eva: "A cross-cultural comparison of american, Palestinian, and Swedish perception of charismatic speech", 579-582.

Kleber, Felicitas / Rathcke, Tamara: "More on the "segmental anchoring" of prenuclear rises: evidence from East Middle German", 583-586.

Cantoni, Maria / Silva1, Thaïs Cristófaro: "Verbal stress assignment in brazilian portuguese and the prosodic interpretation of segmental sequences", 587-590.

Kügler, Frank: "The role of duration as a phonetic correlate of focus", 591-594.

Cardillo, Gina C.: "Relationships among prosodic sensitivity, musical processing, and phonological awareness in pre-readers", 595-598.

Prosodic Variability

Mokhtari, Akiko / Campbell, Nick: "Speaking style variation and speaker personality", 601-604.

Huang, Yi-Hsuan / Fon, Janice: "Dialectal variations in tonal register and declination pattern of taiwan Mandarin", 605-608.

Hanssen, Judith / Peters, Jörg / Gussenhoven, Carlos: "Prosodic effects of focus in Dutch declaratives", 609-612.

Koreman, Jacques / Andreeva, Bistra / Barry, William J.: "Accentuation cues in French and German", 613-616.

L1 and L2 Learning

Cummins, Fred: "Auditory event structure and speech", 631-634.

Wang, Qian: "L2 stress perception: the reliance on different acoustic cues", 635-638.

Bissiri, Maria Paola / Pfitzinger, Hartmut R. / Tillmann, Hans G.: "Lexical stress perception of German morphologically complex words by Italian speakers", 639-642.

Chen, Sally / Fon, Janice: "The peak alignment of prenuclear and nuclear accents among advanced L2 English learners", 643-646.

Modes of Enunciation and Prosody (Special Session)

Brandt, Per Aage: "Thinking and language. a view from cognitive semio-linguistics", 649-654.

Bonaventura, Patrizia / Brandt, Per Aage: "Sentence modes and prosodic phrasing", 655-660.

Syrdal, Ann K. / Kim, Yeon-Jun: "Dialog speech acts and prosody: considerations for TTS", 661-665.

Prosody of Expressive Speech

Shahid, Suleman / Krahmer, Emiel / Swerts, Marc: "Real vs. acted emotional speech: comparing South-asian and Caucasian speakers and observers", 669-672.

Wang, Xia / Li, Aijun / Yuan, Chu: "A preliminary study on silent pauses in Mandarin expressive speech", 673-676.

Erickson, Donna / Shochi, Takaaki / Menezes, Caroline / Kawahara, Hideki / Sakakibara, Ken-Ichi: "Some non-F0 cues to emotional speech: an experiment with morphing", 677-680.

Beller, Grégory / Obin, Nicolas / Rodet, Xavier: "Articulation degree as a prosodic dimension of expressive speech", 681-684.

Rilliard, Albert / Martin, Jean-Claude / Aubergé, Véronique / Shochi, Takaaki: "Perception of French audio-visual prosodic attitudes", 685-688.

Shochi, Takaaki / Erickson, Donna / Rilliard, Albert / Aubergé, Véronique / Martin, Jean-Claude: "Recognition of Japanese attitudes in audio-visual speech", 689-692.

Audibert, Nicolas / Aubergé, Véronique / Rilliard, Albert: "How we are not equally competent for discriminating acted from spontaneous expressive speech", 693-696.

Madureira, Sandra: "Reciting a sonnet: production strategies and perceptual effects", 697-700.

Goldman, J.-Ph. / Auchlin, A. / Avanzi, M. / Simon, A. C.: "prosoreport: an automatic tool for prosodic description: application to a radio style", 701-704.

Tooher, Michelle / Yanushevskaya, Irena / Gobl, Christer: "Transformation of LF parameters for speech synthesis of emotion: regression trees", 705-708.

Yanushevskaya, Irena / Gobl, Christer / Ní Chasaide, Ailbhe: "Voice quality and loudness in affect perception", 709-712.

Abelin, Åsa: "Seeing glee but hearing fear? emotional Mcgurk effect in Swedish", 713-716.

Colamarco, Manuela / Moraes, João Antônio de: "Emotion expression in speech acts in brazilian portuguese: production and perception", 717-720.

Viola, Izabel Cristina / Madureira, Sandra: "The roles of pause in speech expression", 721-724.

Perception of Prosody

Dubeda, Tomás: "Global and local evaluation of prosody: discrete target and just noticeable differences", 727-730.

Peter, Beate / Stoel-Gammon, Carol / Kim, Daniella: "Octave equivalence as an aspect of stimulus-response similarity during nonword and sentence imitations in young children", 731-734.

Mo, Yoonsook / Cole, Jennifer / Lee, Eun-Kyung: "Nave listeners² prominence and boundary perception", 735-738.

Mo, Yoonsook: "Duration and intensity as perceptual cues for nave listeners² prominence and boundary perception", 739-742.

Pape, Daniel: "The native language influence on perceptual intrinsic pitch: crosslinguistic data from German, Italian, portuguese, and Spanish", 743-746.

Roll, Mikael / Horne, Merle / Lindgren, Magnus: "Neurophysiology of a left-edge boundary tone using natural and edited F0", 747-750.

Shuai, Lan / Wang, William S.-Y.: "Tone lateralization under noisy conditions", 751-754.

Romportl, Jan: "Statistical evaluation of prosodic phrases in the Czech language", 755-758.

Athanassia, Dimou / Aimilios, Lida / Aimilios, Chalamandaris: "Is idiom identification possible from prosodic information? an experimental approach for the Greek language", 759-762.

Grawunder, Sven / Bose, Ines: "Average speaking pitch vs. average speaker fundamental frequency - reliability, homogeneity, and self report of listener groups", 763-766.

Komatsu, Masahiko / Kimoto, Fátima Tiemi: "Foreign accent of brazilian portuguese and Japanese - perceptual evaluation of modified and unmodified speech", 767-770.