Meeting Information

5th Joint Meeting
Acoustical Society of America and Acoustical Society of Japan
Honolulu, Hawaii
28 Nov. - 2 Dec. 2016



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Elizabeth Bury named Managing Editor

West Barnstable (MA), April 19, 2016 — Elizabeth A. Bury will join the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (JASA) as Managing Editor on May 2, 2016. 


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One way to understand the relationship between speech perception and production is to examine cases where the two dissociate. This study investigates the hypothesis that perceptual acuity reflected in event-related potentials (ERPs) to rise time of sound amplitude envelope and pitch contour [reflected in the mismatch negativity (MMN)] may...

Jun 28, 2016

Flute-like instruments with a stopped pipe were widely used in ancient cultures and continue to be used in many musical expressions throughout the globe. They offer great flexibility in the input control parameters, allowing for large excursions in the flux and in the geometrical configuration for the lips of the instrumentalist. For instance, the transverse offset of the jet axis relative to the labium can be shifted beyond the operational limits found in open-open pipes, and the total...

Jun 28, 2016

This study presents the first acoustic description of the vowel space of a Papuan language—Nambo, spoken in southern Papua New Guinea—based on duration and first and second formant measurements from 19 adult male and female speakers across three age groups (young, middle-aged, senior). Phonemically, Nambo has six full...

Jun 28, 2016