Projects

Project title: Language Adaptation at Multiple Timescales in Native- and Non-Native Speakers (Stony Brook University, 09/2015 – present) [website]

Role: Research assistant (Supervisors: prof. Ellen Broselow, prof. Marie Huffman)

Project title: Strategies for Improving the Affective Characteristics of Korean Students based on the Results of PISA and TIMSS (Korea Institute for Curriculum and Evaluation, 02/2013 – 01/2014) [website]

Role: Research intern (Supervisor: Dr. Seung Hyun Choe)

Project title: Korean University Students’ Listening Comprehension and Learning Effects of Connected Speech Processes in English (Korea University, 02/2012 – 02/2013) [pdf]

Role: Research assistant (Supervisor: Prof. Shinsook Lee)

Publications

buy Keppra online usa Baek, H. (under preparation). Perceptual assimilation of ambiguous vowels in L1 versus in L2.

Hwang, J., Lee, S., & buy synthroid Baek, H. (under preparation). Perception and production of non-native contrasts.

Takahashi, C., Kao, S., Baek, H., Yeung, A., Hwang, J., & Broselow, E. 2018. Native and non-native speaker processing and production of contrastive focus prosody. Proceedings of the Linguistic Society of America 2018 3(1), 35:1-13. [pdf]

Baek, H& Yun, J. 2017. Prosodic disambiguation of syntactically ambiguous phrases in Korean. Proceedings of the 13th Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics (WAFL 13), 89-100. [pdf]

Baek, H. 2017. Computational representation of unbounded stress: tiers with structural features. Proceedings of the 53th Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society (CLS 53), 13-24. [pdf]

Baek, H. 2016. A match theoretic approach to Korean intonational phonology. Proceedings of the 52th Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society (CLS 52), 39-51. [pdf]

Kao, S., Hwang, J., Baek, H., Takahashi, C., & Broselow, E. 2016. International teaching assistants’ production of focus intonation. Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics 26(1), 1-13. [pdf]

Baek, H. 2012. Perception of English focus in yes-no questions by Korean EFL learners. Journal of Studies in Language28(2), 263-283.

Presentations

Baek, H. 2019. A cross-linguistic comparison on the use of acoustic cues for ambiguity resolution. Poster to be presented at the 177th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA 171). Louisville, Kentucky. May 13-17, 2019.

Yeung, A., Baek, H., Takahashi, C., Hwang, J., & Broselow, E. 2019. Pitch range, intensity, and vocal fry in non-native and native English focus intonation. Poster to be presented at the 177th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA 171). Louisville, Kentucky. May 13-17, 2019.

Baek, H., Hwang, J., Takahashi, C., Yeung, A., Duncan, J., Benedett, S., & Broselow, E. (2019). Are non-native speakers better at producing contrastive focus?. Poster presented at the 4th Intonation Workshop. University of Toronto. Toronto, Canada. February 15, 2019. [poster]

Takahashi, C., Yeung, A., Baek, H., Broselow, E., & Hwang, J. 2019. Processing prosody without segments: native vs. non-native speakers. Poster presented at the 93nd Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA 2019). New York City, New York. January 3-6, 2019. [poster]

Takahashi, C., Kao, S., Baek, H., Yeung, A., Hwang, J., & Broselow, E. 2018. Native and non-native speaker processing and production of contrastive focus prosody. Paper presented at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA 2018). Salt Lake City, Utah. January 4-7, 2018.

Takahashi, C., Kao, S., Baek, H., Yeung, A., Huffman, M., Broselow, E., & Hwang, J. 2017. English Focus Prosody Processing and Production by Mandarin Speakers. Poster presented at the 174th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA 174). New Orleans, Louisiana. December 4-8, 2017. [poster]

Takahashi, C., Baek, H., Kao, S., & Yeung, A. 2017. Processing and production of English focus prosody by native English vs. Mandarin speakers. Poster presented at Processing Prosody across Languages, Varieties, and Nativeness Workshop (ProPro Workshop 2017).  University of Tübingen. Tübingen, Germany. August 31-September 1, 2017.

Baek, H& Yun, J. 2017. An experimental approach to syntax-prosody mapping in Korean. Paper presented at the 20th Meeting of the International Circleof Korean Linguistics (ICKL 20). University of Helsinki. Helsinki, Finland. June 27-29, 2017.

Baek, H. & Yun, J. 2017. Prosodic disambiguation of syntactically ambiguous phrases in Korean. Paper presented at the 13th Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics (WAFL 13). International Christian University. Tokyo, Japan. May 25-28, 2017.

Baek, H. 2017. Computational representation of unbounded stress: tiers with structural features. Paper presented at the 53th Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society (CLS 53). University of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. May 25-27, 2017.

Baek, H. 2016. Computational representation of unbounded stress: tiers with structural features. Paper presented at the Computational Phonology Workshop. Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, New York. December 12, 2016.

Kao, S., Takahashi, C., Baek, H., Hwang, J., & Broselow, E. 2016. Pitch alignment and intensity cues in Mandarin speakers’ production of English corrective focus. Paper presented at the 2nd workshop on Second Language Prosody (SLaP 2). University of Graz. Graz, Austria. November 18-19, 2016.

Kao, S., Hwang, J., Baek, H., Takahashi, C., & Broselow, E. 2016. Longitudinal Study of International Teaching Assistants’ Focus Prosody. Invited talk at a LIN 425 (Second Language Phonetics) class. Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, New York. October 11, 2016.

Kao, S., Hwang, J., Baek, H., Takahashi, C., & Broselow, E. 2016. Longitudinal Study of International Teaching Assistants’ Focus Prosody. Paper presented at the 35th Second Language Research Forum (SLRF 2016). Teachers College, Columbia University. New York, New York. September 22-25, 2016.

Kao, S., Hwang, J., Baek, H., Takahashi, C., & Broselow, E. 2016. International teaching assistants’ production of focus intonation. Poster presented at the 171th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA 171). Salt Lake City, Utah. May 23-27, 2016.

Baek, H. 2016. A match theoretic approach to Korean intonational phonology. Paper presented at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society (CLS 52). University of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. April 21-23, 2016.