Accession Number : AD0742140

Title :   Speech Research: A Report on the Status and Progress of Studies on the Nature of Speech, Instrumentation for its Investigation, and Practical Applications.

Descriptive Note : Status rept. 1 Oct-31 Dec 71,

Corporate Author : HASKINS LABS NEW HAVEN CONN

Personal Author(s) : Cooper,Franklin S.

Report Date : JAN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 258

Abstract : ;Contents: On peripheral and central processes in vision--inferences from an information processing analysis of masking with patterned stimuli; Separate speech and nonspeech processing in dichotic listening; Dichotic fusion along an acoustic continuum; The activity of the intrinsic laryngeal muscles in voicing control--an electromyographic study; Velopharyngeal function in oral/nasal articulation and voicing gestures; Laryngeal adjustments for vowel devoicing in Japanese--an electromyographic study; Vowel stress and articulatory reorganization; An electromyographic investigation of the feature of tension in some American English vowels; Word-final stops in Thai; Audible outputs of reading machines for the blind; The evolution of human speech anatomy.

Descriptors :   (*SPEECH, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), VISION, AUDITORY PERCEPTION, ELECTROMYOGRAPHY, PHONETICS, ENGLISH LANGUAGE, READING MACHINES, BLINDNESS

Subject Categories : Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE