Kenneth de Jong

Kenneth de Jong

Professor, Cognitive Science

Professor, Linguistics

Adjunct Professor, Second Language Studies

Education

Representative publications

Acoustic Characteristics of the Vowel Systems of Six Regional Varieties of American English (2005)
C. G. Clopper, David B. Pisoni and Kenneth de Jong
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 118 1661-1676

Comparing Stress, Lexical Focus, and Segmental Focus: Patterns of Variation in Arabic Vowel Duration (2002)
K. J. Jong and B. A. Zawaydeh
Journal of Phonetics, 30 53-75

Effects of Syllable Affiliation and Consonant Voicing on Temporal Adjustment in a Repetitive Speech Production Task (2001)
K. J. Jong
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 44 826-840

Labio-Palatalization in Twi: Prosodic, Contrastive, and Quantal Effects on Linguistic Micro-evolution (2000)
K. J. Jong and S. G. Obeng
Language, 76 (3), 174-195

Perceptual Rate Normalization in Naturally Produced Rate-varied Speech (2007)
K. Nagao and Kenneth de Jong
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 120 2882-2898

Rate-induced Resyllabification Revisited (2001)
K. J. Jong
Language and Speech, 44 197-216

Stress, Duration, and Intonation in Arabic Word-level Prosody (1999)
K. J. Jong and B. A. Zawaydeh
Journal of Phonetics, 27 3-22

Stress, lexical focus, and segmental focus in English: Patterns of variation in vowel duration (2004)
K. J. Jong
Journal of Phonetics, 32 493-516

Stress-related Variation in the Articulation of Coda Alveolar Stops: Flapping Revisited (1998)
K. J. Jong
Journal of Phonetics, 26 283-310

Temporal Constraints and Characterizing Syllable Structuring (2003)
Kenneth de Jong
Cambridge University Press. 253-268

The Perception of Syllable Affiliation of Singleton Stops in Repetitive Speech (2004)
K. J. Jong, B. J. Lim and K. Nagao
Language and Speech, 47 241-266

Dissertation Committee Service

Author Dissertation Title Committee
Kapatsinski, Vsevolod The Architecture of Grammar in Artificial Grammar Learning: Formal Biases in the Acquisition of Morphophonology and The Nature of the Learning Task (May 2009) Pisoni, P. (Co-Chair), de Jong, K. (Co-Chair), Smith, L., Port, R.
Rojas, David Features and Methods for Automatic Dialect Identification (May 2010) de Jong, K. (Co-Chair), Paolillo, J. (Co-Chair), Kuebler, S., Gasser, M., Chen, Y.
Silbert, Noah Integration of Phonological Information in Obstruent Consonant Identification (May 2010) de Jong, K. (Co-Chair), Townsend, J. (Co-Chair), Lentz, J., Pisoni, D.