D Oller

Summary

Affiliation: University of Memphis
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Final Syllable Lengthening (FSL) in infant vocalizations
    Suneeti Nathani
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Child Lang 30:3-25. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint A weighted reliability measure for phonetic transcription
    D Kimbrough Oller
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, The University of Memphis, 807 Jefferson Avenue, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 49:1391-411. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint On the robustness of vocal development: an examination of infants with moderate-to-severe hearing loss and additional risk factors
    Suneeti Nathani
    Department of Communication Sciences and Special Education, 564 Aderhold Hall, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 50:1425-44. 2007
  4. pmc Functional flexibility of infant vocalization and the emergence of language
    D Kimbrough Oller
    School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:6318-23. 2013
  5. pmc Automated vocal analysis of naturalistic recordings from children with autism, language delay, and typical development
    D K Oller
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:13354-9. 2010
  6. pmc Vibratory regime classification of infant phonation
    Eugene H Buder
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, The University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Voice 22:553-64. 2008
  7. pmc Predicting phonetic transcription agreement: insights from research in infant vocalizations
    Heather L Ramsdell
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, The University of Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Clin Linguist Phon 21:793-831. 2007
  8. pmc Data-driven automated acoustic analysis of human infant vocalizations using neural network tools
    Anne S Warlaumont
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, The University of Memphis, 807 Jefferson Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 127:2563-77. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Infant vocalization and the foundations for speech
    D Oller; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Phonology and Literacy in Early Bilinguals
    D Kimbrough Oller; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Final Syllable Lengthening (FSL) in infant vocalizations
    Suneeti Nathani
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Child Lang 30:3-25. 2003
    ..Findings further indicated that auditory deprivation can significantly affect temporal aspects of infant speech production...
  2. ncbi request reprint A weighted reliability measure for phonetic transcription
    D Kimbrough Oller
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, The University of Memphis, 807 Jefferson Avenue, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 49:1391-411. 2006
    ..The measure the authors have developed calculates a weighted transcription agreement value based on principles derived from widely accepted tenets of phonological theory...
  3. ncbi request reprint On the robustness of vocal development: an examination of infants with moderate-to-severe hearing loss and additional risk factors
    Suneeti Nathani
    Department of Communication Sciences and Special Education, 564 Aderhold Hall, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 50:1425-44. 2007
    ..This study further evaluated the robustness of canonical babbling and other aspects of prelinguistic vocal development...
  4. pmc Functional flexibility of infant vocalization and the emergence of language
    D Kimbrough Oller
    School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:6318-23. 2013
    ..Such flexible affect expression of vocalizations has not yet been reported for any nonhuman primate but if found to occur would suggest deep roots for functional flexibility of vocalization in our primate heritage...
  5. pmc Automated vocal analysis of naturalistic recordings from children with autism, language delay, and typical development
    D K Oller
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:13354-9. 2010
    ..Thus, automated analysis should soon be able to contribute to screening and diagnosis procedures for early disorders, and more generally, the findings suggest fundamental methods for the study of language in natural environments...
  6. pmc Vibratory regime classification of infant phonation
    Eugene H Buder
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, The University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Voice 22:553-64. 2008
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  7. pmc Predicting phonetic transcription agreement: insights from research in infant vocalizations
    Heather L Ramsdell
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, The University of Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Clin Linguist Phon 21:793-831. 2007
    ..Specifically, the results suggest that canonicity plays a major role in transcription agreement when utterances involve supraglottal articulation, with coder confidence offering additional power in predicting transcription agreement...
  8. pmc Data-driven automated acoustic analysis of human infant vocalizations using neural network tools
    Anne S Warlaumont
    School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, The University of Memphis, 807 Jefferson Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 127:2563-77. 2010
    ..Results support the use of this and related tools for deriving holistic acoustic features directly from infant vocalization data and for the automatic classification of infant vocalizations...

Research Grants10

  1. Infant vocalization and the foundations for speech
    D Oller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..To the extent that precanonical category usage can be quantified, it may lay the foundations for early identification of disorders of communication. ..
  2. Phonology and Literacy in Early Bilinguals
    D Kimbrough Oller; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Basic phonological skills in production and perception will be related to phonological awareness and reading in bilingual children in the context of a short-term longitudinal effort (K-2nd grade). ..