UCSD Phonetics Lab

Current grants (2017)

Amanda Ritchart has NSF grant BCS-1627041 to Marc Garellek (as dissertation advisor), "Doctoral Dissertation Research: The production and perception of breathy voice during nasal sounds" for 2016-2017.


Previous grants

Marc Garellek received a Hellman Fellowship for 2015-2016. Funds went towards creation of the ongoing San Diego Hmong Language Project.


Journal articles, book chapters, and other published work (since 2013)

Seyfarth, Scott, Marc Garellek, Gwendolyn Gillingham, Farrell Ackerman, & Robert Malouf. To appear. Acoustic differences in morphologically-distinct homophones. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience.

Bennett, Wm. G. & Sharon Rose. 2017. Correspondence and Moro [-voice] dissimilation. Phonology 34

Hout, Katherine. 2017. Exceptions to Hiatus Resolution in Mushunguli (Somali Chizigula). In Jason Kandybowicz and Harold Torrence (eds), Africa’s Endangered Languages: Documentary and Theoretical Approaches. New York: Oxford University Press.

Ritchart, Amanda & Sharon Rose. 2017. Moro vowel harmony: implications for transparency and representation. Phonology 34, 1–38.

Namboodiripad, S., & Marc Garellek. 2017. Malayalam (Namboodiri Dialect). Journal of the International Phonetic Association 47(1), 109–118.

Garellek, Marc, Amanda Ritchart, & Jianjing Kuang. 2016. Breathy voice during nasality: a cross-linguistic study. Journal of Phonetics, 59: 110–121.

Rose, Sharon & Page Piccinini. 2016. Intonation in the Thetogovela dialect of Moro. In Laura Downing & Annie Rialland (eds.) Intonation in African Tone Languages. Mouton, 19–50.

Chung, Younah, Page Piccinini & Sharon Rose. 2016. The interaction of polar question and declarative intonation with lexical tone in Moro. Proceedings of Speech Prosody 8, 615–619.

Garellek, Marc & Scott Seyfarth. 2016. Acoustic differences between English /t/ glottalization and phrasal creak. Proceedings of Interspeech 2016, 1054-1058.

Ritchart, Amanda, Grant Goodall, & Marc Garellek. (2016). Prosody and the that-trace effect: an experimental study. Proceedings of the 33rd West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics, 320–328.

Garellek, Marc, Robin Samlan, Bruce R. Gerratt, & Jody Kreiman. (2016). Modeling the voice source in terms of spectral slopes. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 139(3), 1404–1410.

Ritchart, Amanda & Sharon Rose. 2015. Schwas in Moro vowel harmony. In Ruth Kramer, Elizabeth Zsiga & One Tlale Boyer (eds.) Selected Proceedings of the 44th Annual Conference on African Linguistics, Cascadilla Proceedings Project, 231–242.

Garellek, Marc, & James White. 2015. Phonetics of Tongan stress. Journal of the International Phonetic Association, 45(1): 13–34.

Garellek, Marc, Andrés Aguilar, Lucien Carroll, & Gabriela Caballero. 2015. Lexical and post-lexical tone in Choguita Rarámuri. Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences.

Seyfarth, Scott & Marc Garellek. 2015. Coda glottalization in American English. Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences.

Keating, Patricia, Marc Garellek, & Jody Kreiman. (2015). Acoustic properties of different kinds of creaky voice. Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences.

Piccinini, Page & Marc Garellek. 2014. Prosodic cues to monolingual versus code-switching sentences in English and Spanish. Proceedings of Speech Prosody 7, 885–889.


Dissertations (since 2013)

Bethany Keffala (2016), Learning to Share: Interaction in Spanish-English bilinguals' acquisition of syllable structure and positional phonotactics (pdf)

Scott Seyfarth (2016), Contextual and morphological effects in speech production (pdf)

Page Piccinini (2016), Cross-language activation and the phonetics of code-switching (pdf)

Lucien Carroll (2015), Ixpantepec Nieves Mixtec Word Prosody (pdf)

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