Spring 2020: LEL1B (Pragmatics module)
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Open to PhD supervision enquiries?
Current PhD students supervised
Pilar Oplustil Gallegos (co-supervised with Simon King)
Past PhD students supervised
Leimin Tian (co-supervised with Johanna Moore)
Speech prosody, spoken language understanding, affective computing, discourse and dialogue structure, semantics, pragmatics, information structure
Current research interestsTopic and stance detection from spoken dialogue Prosody, presuppositions and information structure Generation and perception of prosody in synthetic speech
Past research interestsSee my website!
Affiliated research centres
Detecting Topic-Oriented Speaker Stance in Conversational Speech
The prosody of presupposition projection in naturally-occurring utterances
"Why is the Doctor a Man?" Reactions of Older Adults to a Virtual Training Doctor
Recognizing Induced Emotions of Movie Audiences From Multimodal Information
Predicting Group Satisfaction in Meeting Discussions
Multimodal Analysis of Group Attitudes Towards Meeting Management
Group Interaction Frontiers in Technology
Polarity and Intensity: the Two Aspects of Sentiment Analysis
Recognizing Induced Emotions of Movie Audiences: Are Induced and Perceived Emotions the Same?
Recognizing Emotions in Spoken Dialogue with Acoustic and Lexical Cues