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Dr Susan Lin

BA UC Berkeley, PhD UM-Ann Arbor.

Susan Lin

Associate Investigator

Contact Details

email : susanlin@berkeley.edu

External Address

Department of Linguistics
University of California, Berkeley, USA

Recent Grants Awarded

  • Macquarie University Strategic Infrastructure Scheme Grant (2014) "Articulograph for speech research." Proctor, M., Biedermann, B., Cox, F., Cupples, L., Demuth, K., Harrison, E., Johnson, B., Kinoshita, S., Lin, S., Mannell, R., Nickels, L., Palethorpe, S., Sharma, M., Sowman, P., Thompson, B., Tsukada, K., Yuen, I., & Xu, N. ($75,915)

Media Engagement

Selected Publications

Periodicals

  • Lee, R.R.-W., Hsu, C.-H., Lin, S.-K., Wu, D.H., & Tseng, O. J.-L. (2017). Learning transforms functional organization for Mandarin lexical tone discrimination in the brain: Evidence from a MEG experiment on second language learning. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 42, 124-139. doi:10.1016/j.jneuroling.2016.12.004
  • Harvey, M., Lin, S., Turpin, M., Davies, B., & Demuth, K. (2015). Contrastive and non-contrastive pre-stopping in Kaytetye. Australian Journal of Linguistics, 35, 232-250.
  • Lin, S., & Demuth, K. (2015). Children’s acquisition of English onset and coda /l/: Articulatory evidence. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 58, 13-27. doi:10.1044/2014_JSLHR-S-14-0041

Published Conference Proceedings

  • Harvey, M., Davies, B., Lin, S., Turpin, M., Ross, A., & Demuth, K. (2015). Two types of pre-stopping in Kaytetye. In H. Aparicio, G. Flinn, K. Franich, J. Pietraszko, & T. Vardomskaya (Eds.), Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society (pp. 145-152). Chicago, USA: Chicago Linguistic Society.
  • Lin, S., Harvey, M., Turpin, M., Ross, A., & Demuth, K. (2015). The articulation of contrastive and non-contrastive pre-stopped consonants in Kaytetye. In The Scottish Consortium for ICPhS 2015 (Ed.), Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences. Glasgow, UK: University of Glasgow.
  • Lin, S., & Demuth, K. (2013). The gradual acquisition of English /l/. In S. Baiz, E. Goldman & R. Hawkes (Eds.), Proceedings of the 37th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development (pp. 206-218). Somerville: Cascadilla Press.
  • Lin, S., Palethorpe, S., & Cox, F. (2012). An ultrasound exploration of Australian English /CVl/ words. In F. Cox, K. Demuth, S. Lin, K. Miles, S. Palethorpe, J. Shaw & I. Yuen (Eds.), Proceedings of the 14th Speech Science and Technology Conference (pp. 105-108). Sydney: Australasian Speech Science and Technology Assoc.
  • Lin, S., Beddor, P., & Coetzee, A. (2011). Gestural reduction and sound change: An ultrasound study. In W.-S. Lee & E. Zee (Eds.), Proceedings of the 17th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences. Hong Kong: City University of Hong Kong.
  • Coetzee, A., Lin, S., & Pretorius, R. (2007). Post-nasal devoicing in Tswana. In J. Trouvain & W.J. Barry (Eds.), Proceedings of the 16th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (pp. 861-864). Saarbrucken: Saarland University.

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Lee, R.R.-W., Hsu, K., Lin, S.-K., Wu, D.H., & Tzeng, O. (2016, August). Blending social interaction in digital instruction facilitates the perception learning in Mandarin tone: Evidence from a MEG study. Poster session presented at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders Annual Workshop, The Fairmont Resort, Leura.
  • Lee, R.R.-W., Hsu, K.C.-H., Lin, S.-K., Sung, Y.-T., Chang, K., Wu, D.H., & Tzeng, O.J.-L. (2016, April). Blending social interaction in digital instruction facilitates the perception learning in Mandarin tone: Evidence from a MEG study. Poster session presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society 23rd Annual Meeting, New York , USA.
  • Lee, R.R.-W., Hsu, K.C.-H., Lin, S.-K., Sung, Y.-T., Chang, K.-E., Wu, D.H., & Tzeng, O.J.-L. (2015, March). Learning transforms functional organization in the brain: Evidence from a MEG experiment on second language learning. Poster session presented at the International Convention of Psychological Science, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  • Cottet, F., Turpin, M., Davies, B., Lin, S., Harvey, M., Demuth, K., & Ross, A. (2014, October). Lectal variation in the pronunciation of prestopped nasal phonemes in Kaytetye. Poster session presented at the 43rd New Ways of Analyzing Variation Conference (NWAV 43), Chicago, USA.
  • Cottet, F., Turpin, M., Davies, B., Lin, S., Harvey, M., Demuth, K., & Ross, A. (2014, July). Lectal variation in the pronunciation of prestopped nasal phonemes in Kaytetye. Poster session presented at the 14th Conference on Laboratory Phonology (LabPhon14), Tokyo, Japan.
  • Lin, S., Harvey, M., Davies, B., Demuth, K., Turpin, M., & Ross, A. (2014, July). Articulatory realization of Kaytetye coronals. Poster session presented at the 14th Conference on Laboratory Phonology (LabPhon14), Tokyo, Japan.
  • Lee, R.R.-W., Hsu, K.C.-H., Su, E.C.-I., Lin, S.-K., Wu, D.H., & Tzeng, O.J.-L. (2014, April). Effects of practice on tonal discrimination for Chinese as a second language learner: An example of magnetic mismatch field. Poster session presented at the 21st Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Boston, USA.
  • Lin, S., Davies, B., & Demuth, K. (2013, November). Kaytetye coronal contrasts without contours. Paper presented at the Ultrafest VI, Edinburgh, UK.
  • Gonzales, S., Harvey, M., Lin, S., & Demuth, K. (2013, October). Articulatory variation in English coronal obstruents: An ultrasound study. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Conference of the Australian Linguistic Society (ALS), Melbourne.
  • Lin, S., Harvey, M., Davies, B., Turpin, M., Demuth, K., & Ross, A. (2013, October). Tongue body correlates of the coronal contrast in Kaytetye: An ultrasound investigation. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Conference of the Australian Linguistic Society (ALS), Melbourne.
  • Lee, R.R.-W., Chen, C-.Y., Lin, S.-K., Sung, Y.-T., & Chang, K. (2013, August). Bridging the formal and informal learning for CSL learners from the perspective of cognitive situated learning. Poster session presented at the 18th Conference of the European Cognitive Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCOP), Budapest, Hungary.
  • Harvey, M., Davies, B., Lin, S., Turpin, M., Demuth, K., & Ross., A. (2013, April). Two types of pre-stopping in Kaytetye. Paper presented at the 49th Meeting of the Chicago Linguistics Society, Chicago, USA.
  • Harvey, M., Davies, B., Lin, S., Turpin, M., Ross, A., & Demuth, K. (2013, March). Two types of pre-stopping in Kaytetye. Paper presented at the Aboriginal Languages Workshop (ALW), North Stradbroke Island.
  • Lin, S. (2013, February). Speakers and listeners: A /l/ove story in two acts. Invited colloquium at the Linguistics Department, University of California, Berkeley, USA.
  • Lin, S., & Demuth, K. (2013, January). The gradual development of English /l/. Paper presented at the 87th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA), Boston, USA.
  • Gonzalez, S., Harvey, M., Demuth, K., & Lin, S. (2012, December). The duration of English coronal obstruent segment types. Poster session presented at the 14th International Australasian Conference on Speech Science and Technology (SST), Sydney.
  • Lin, S., Palethorpe, S., & Cox, F. (2012, December). An ultrasound exploration of Australian English /CVl/ words. Paper presented at the 14th International Australasian Conference on Speech Science and Technology (SST), Sydney.
  • Lin, S., & Demuth, K. (2012, November). The gradual development of English /l/. Paper presented at the 37th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development, Boston, USA.
  • Lin, S. (2012, August). The development of phonological representations. Paper presented at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD) Annual Workshop, Macquarie University, Sydney.
  • Beddor, P., Lin, S., & Coetzee, A. (2012, May). Lexical frequency, gestural reduction, and sound change. Invited paper presented at the 2nd Workshop on Sound Change, Munich, Germany.
  • Lin, S. (2012, January). Production and perception of prosodically varying inter-gestural timing in American English laterals. Paper presented at the 86th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Portland, USA.

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Email : ccd@mq.edu.au
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