Department of Linguistics
ROBERT MANNELL - RESEARCH PAGES
I am the principal supervisor of the following Ph.D. candidates. I am also the associate supervisor of several additional students (not listed below).
- Yoshito Hirozane
- Perception of speech rate by Japanese L2 speakers of English
- Associate Supervisor: Linda Cupples
- Indonesian speech audiometry tests for children
- Associate Supervisor: Philip Newall
I have supervised a number of research students who have been awarded a Ph.D. or a M.A.(Hons). They are:-
- Vijay Mohan Raaja Marimuthu, (2013). Pitch Perception In Cochlear Implants (Associate Supervisor: Bill Thompson, Adjunct Supervisor: Brett Swanson) (Completion confirmed, awaiting graduation)
- Saeed Saad AlSurf, (2013). The Phonetics of the Qur'anic pharyngealised sounds: Acoustic and Articulatory studies, Ph.D.
- Anuradha Sengar, (2012). Modelling Hindi intonation for speech synthesis, Ph.D.
- Shuo (Shannon) Wang , (2012). Lexical Tone Recognition in Mandarin: Normal-Hearing and Hearing-Impaired, Ph.D. (Associate Supervisor: Philip Newall)
- Victor Khachan, (2005). Vocal Behaviour as a Group Characteristic: A Socio-Acoustic Study across Four Villages in North Lebanon, Ph.D.
- Jing Wang, (2004). Rhythmic grouping, tone sandhi and stress in Beijing Mandarin. Ph.D.
- Michael Carey (2003) An L1-specific CALL pedagogy for the instruction of pronunciation with Korean learners of English, Ph.D.
- Cécile Pereira, (2001) Perception and expression of emotion in speech, Ph.D. (Associate Supervisor: Philip Newall)
- Kwok-Cheung Ho, (2001) A study of Cantonese speaking teachers’ acquisition of the pronunciation of Putonghua (Mandarin), Ph.D.
- Dong-Ki Kim (2001) Three-stage lexical access based on knowledge sources in very large vocabulary isolated word speech recognition, Ph.D.
- Lydia So, (1996) The acquisition of Cantonese phonology: Normal and Disordered, Ph.D.
- Pam Dawson, (1990) A training method for profoundly deaf children, M.A.(Hons)