9th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association

Brisbane, Australia
September 22-26, 2008

Does the McGurk Effect Rely on Processing Time Constraints?

Christian Kroos, Ashlie Dreves

University of Western Sydney, Australia

This study investigated whether the McGurk effect breaks down if the duration of the target consonant is substantially extended beyond the durations occurring in normal speech. It was found that the McGurk effect persisted without diminishing in strength up to the maximum duration tested of 3.9 seconds.

Full Paper

Bibliographic reference.  Kroos, Christian / Dreves, Ashlie (2008): "Does the Mcgurk effect rely on processing time constraints?", In INTERSPEECH-2008, 528.