Postal address

Department of Language and Literature Norwegian University of Science and Technology 7491 Trondheim Norway
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Wim van Dommelen

Professor

Background and activities

Projects

  • Production and perception of Norwegian as a second language
  • Voice Onset Time (VOT) in Norwegian
  • Forensic phonetics

Previous projects:

  • From 2007 to 2011 I have been involved in the project Sound to Sense

Publications:

van Dommelen, Wim A.; Hazan, Valerie (2011). Impact of speaker variability on speech perception in non-native listeners. Proceedings of the International Conference on Spoken Language Processing 2011, 885-888.

van Dommelen, Wim A.; Holm, Snefrid; Koreman, Jacques (2011). Dialectal feature imitation in Norwegian. I: Proceedings from The 17th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences. Hong Kong: City University of Hong Kong, 599-602.

Spilkova, Helena; van Dommelen, Wim A. (2011). Function words in read and spontaneous speech produced by L2 and L1 speakers. I: Achievements and perspectives in SLA of speech: New Sounds 2010. Peter Lang Publishing Group 2011, 253-266.

Spilkova, Helena; van Dommelen, Wim A. (2010). English 'of' in L1 and L2 speakers' read and spontaneous speech. Lund University. Department of Linguistics. Working Papers: General Linguistics, Phonetics, Volum 54, 91-96.

Spilkova, Helena; Brenner, Daniel; Öttl, Anton; Vondricka, Pavel; van Dommelen, Wim A.; Ernestus, Mirjam. (2010). The Kachna L1/L2 Picture Replication Corpus. I: Proceedings of the Seventh conference on International Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'10). European Language Resources Association, 2432-2436.

Schuppler, Barbara; Ernestus, Mirjam; van Dommelen, Wim A.; Koreman, Jacques. (2010). Predicting human perception and ASR classification of word-final [t] by its acoustic sub-segmental properties. Proceedings of the International Conference on Spoken Language Processing, 2466-2469.

van Dommelen, Wim A.; Hazan, Valerie (2010). Perception of English consonants in noise by native and Norwegian listeners. Speech Communication, Volum 52, 968-979.

Cooke, Martin; Garcia Lecumberri, Maria Luisa; Scharenborg, Odette; van Dommelen, Wim A. (2010). Language-independent processing in speech perception: Identification of English intervocalic consonants by speakers of eight European languages. Speech Communication, Volum 52, 954-967.

Schuppler, Barbara; van Dommelen, Wim A.; Koreman, Jacques; Ernestus, Mirjam. (2009). Word-final [t]-deletion: An analysis on the segmental and sub-segmental level. Proceedings of the International Conference on Spoken Language Processing, 2275-2278.

Koreman, Jacques; Andreeva, Bistra; Barry, William J.; Sikveland, Rein Ove; van Dommelen, Wim A. (2009). Cross-language differences in the production of phrasal prominence in Norwegian and German. I: Nordic Prosody. Proceedings of the Xth Conference, Helsinki 2008. Peter Lang Publishing Group, 139-149.

Jin, Fufen; Åfarli, Tor Anders; van Dommelen, Wim A.  (2009). Variability in the L2 acquisition of Norwegian DPs: An evaluation of some current SLA models. I: Second Language Acquisition of Articles. Empirical findings and theoretical implications. John Benjamins Publishing Company, 175-199.

Jin, Fufen; Åfarli, Tor Anders; van Dommelen, Wim A. (2009). Sensitivity to DP-Internal Agreement Violations in L2 Grammar. I: Proceedings of the 3rd Conference on Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition North America (GALANA 2008). Cascadilla Press, 116-126.

van Dommelen, Wim A.; Husby, Olaf Anders. (2009). Native and non-native identification of Norwegian word tones. I: Nordic Prosody. Proceedings of the Xth Conference, Helsinki 2008. Peter Lang Publishing Group, 237-247.

van Dommelen, Wim A.; Husby, Olaf Anders. (2009). Perception of Norwegian word tones by Chinese and German listeners. I: Recent Research in Second Language Phonetics/ Phonology: Perception and Production. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 308-321.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Books

  • Barry, William J.; van Dommelen, Wim A.. (2005) The Integration of Phonetic Knowledge in Speech Technology. Springer. 2005. ISBN 1-4020-2635-8.
  • van Dommelen, Wim A.; Fretheim, Thorstein. (2001) Nordic Prosody. Proceedings of the VIIIth Conference, Trondheim 2000. Peter Lang Publishing Group. 2001. ISBN 3-631-38491-2.
  • Bloothooft, Gerrit; van Dommelen, Wim A.; Fellbaum, Klaus; Hazan, Valerie; Huckvale, Mark; Leahy, Margaret; Wigforss, Eva. (1999) The Landscape of Future Education in Speech Communication Sciences. 3: Recommendations. 1999. ISBN 90-5434-071-1.
  • Bloothooft, Gerrit; van Dommelen, Wim A.; Espain, Carlos; Hazan, Valerie; Huckvale, Mark; Wigforss, Eva. (1998) The Landscape of Future Education in Speech Communication Sciences 2: Proposals. 1998. ISBN 90-5434-069-X.