MICHAEL VITEVITCH

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kansas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Examining the acquisition of phonological word forms with computational experiments
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Lang Speech 56:493-527. 2013
  2. pmc Insights into failed lexical retrieval from network science
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, United States Electronic address
    Cogn Psychol 68:1-32. 2014
  3. pmc Phonotactic probability of brand names: I'd buy that!
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, 1415 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Psychol Res 76:693-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Phonological neighborhood clustering coefficient influences word learning
    Rutherford Goldstein
    Psychology, University of Kansas, 1415 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045
    J Acoust Soc Am 132:2076. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Word length and lexical competition: longer is the same as shorter
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, 1415 Jayhawk Blvd, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Lang Speech 51:361-83. 2008
  6. pmc What can graph theory tell us about word learning and lexical retrieval?
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 51:408-22. 2008
  7. pmc The spread of the phonological neighborhood influences spoken word recognition
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Mem Cognit 35:166-75. 2007
  8. pmc Influence of onset density on spoken-word recognition
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Bloomington, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 28:270-8. 2002
  9. pmc A web-based interface to calculate phonotactic probability for words and nonwords in English
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 7556, USA
    Behav Res Methods Instrum Comput 36:481-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Sublexical and lexical representations in speech production: effects of phonotactic probability and onset density
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 30:514-29. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Processing Neighbors in Speech Perception and Production
    MICHAEL VITEVITCH; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. PHONOTACTIC INFORMATION IN SPEECH PRODUCTION
    MICHAEL VITEVITCH; Fiscal Year: 2002

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Examining the acquisition of phonological word forms with computational experiments
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Lang Speech 56:493-527. 2013
    ..The benefits of computational experiments for increasing our understanding of language processes and for the treatment of language processing disorders are discussed...
  2. pmc Insights into failed lexical retrieval from network science
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, United States Electronic address
    Cogn Psychol 68:1-32. 2014
    ..The implications of network science for current models of spoken word recognition, language processing, and cognitive psychology more generally are discussed. ..
  3. pmc Phonotactic probability of brand names: I'd buy that!
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, 1415 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Psychol Res 76:693-8. 2012
    ..Furthermore, the benefits of using objective measures of word characteristics in the design of brand names are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Phonological neighborhood clustering coefficient influences word learning
    Rutherford Goldstein
    Psychology, University of Kansas, 1415 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045
    J Acoust Soc Am 132:2076. 2012
    ..Results show an advantage for learning new words with a high clustering coefficient. A spreading activation account is used to explain the findings...
  5. ncbi request reprint Word length and lexical competition: longer is the same as shorter
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, 1415 Jayhawk Blvd, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Lang Speech 51:361-83. 2008
    ..In order to better understand lexical processing, models of spoken word recognition must account for the processing of words of all types...
  6. pmc What can graph theory tell us about word learning and lexical retrieval?
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 51:408-22. 2008
    ..These tools were applied to the mental lexicon to examine the organization of words in the lexicon and to explore how that structure might influence the acquisition and retrieval of phonological word-forms...
  7. pmc The spread of the phonological neighborhood influences spoken word recognition
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Mem Cognit 35:166-75. 2007
    ..The implications of this result for models of spoken word recognition are discussed...
  8. pmc Influence of onset density on spoken-word recognition
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Bloomington, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 28:270-8. 2002
    ..The implications of onset-density effects for models of spoken-word recognition are discussed...
  9. pmc A web-based interface to calculate phonotactic probability for words and nonwords in English
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 7556, USA
    Behav Res Methods Instrum Comput 36:481-7. 2004
    ..The Phonotactic Probability Calculator can be accessed at http://www.people.ku.edu/-mvitevit/PhonoProbHome.html...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sublexical and lexical representations in speech production: effects of phonotactic probability and onset density
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 30:514-29. 2004
    ..The results of these experiments provide additional constraints on the architecture and processes involved in models of speech production, as well as constraints on the connections between the recognition and production systems...
  11. pmc The influence of sublexical and lexical representations on the processing of spoken words in English
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Spoken Language Laboratory, Department of Psychology, 1415 Jayhawk Blvd, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 7556, USA
    Clin Linguist Phon 17:487-99. 2003
    ..Finally, in version 2 of the same-different matching task individual variation was observed in the form of distinct sublexical and lexical biases. Implications for the processing of spoken words are discussed...
  12. pmc The facilitative influence of phonological similarity and neighborhood frequency in speech production in younger and older adults
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045 7556, USA
    Mem Cognit 31:491-504. 2003
    ..The facilitative nature of these factors is more parsimoniously accounted for by an interactive model rather than by a strictly feedforward model of speech production...
  13. pmc Naturalistic and experimental analyses of word frequency and neighborhood density effects in slips of the ear
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Lang Speech 45:407-34. 2002
    ..Additional laboratory-based investigations examined the possible source of the contradictory word frequency finding, highlighting the importance of using naturalistic and experimental data to develop models of spoken language processing...
  14. pmc Change deafness: the inability to detect changes between two voices
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Bloomington, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 29:333-42. 2003
    ..The results of these experiments suggest that the allocation of attention may influence the detection of changes as well as the processing of spoken words in complex ways...
  15. pmc The influence of phonological similarity neighborhoods on speech production
    Michael S Vitevitch
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 28:735-47. 2002
    ..These findings demonstrate that multiple word forms are activated simultaneously and influence the speed and accuracy of speech production. The implications of these findings for current models of speech production are discussed...
  16. pmc The influence of the phonological neighborhood clustering coefficient on spoken word recognition
    Kit Ying Chan
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, KS 66045, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 35:1934-49. 2009
    ..Simulations of the TRACE and Shortlist models of spoken word recognition failed to account for the present findings. A framework for a new model of spoken word recognition is proposed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Language processing across the life span: new methodologies to study old questions
    Ruth Ann Atchley
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, 1415 Jayhawk Blvd, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Brain Lang 99:224-5. 2006

Research Grants6

  1. Processing Neighbors in Speech Perception and Production
    MICHAEL VITEVITCH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..That is, the work in this proposal is a first step in the needed direction of integrating models of sub-lexical, lexical, and semantic processing and of models of recognition and production. ..
  2. PHONOTACTIC INFORMATION IN SPEECH PRODUCTION
    MICHAEL VITEVITCH; Fiscal Year: 2002
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