Hier finden Sie die Publikationen unseres Faches (ab 2017):


Aufsätze in Zeitschriften (peer-reviewed)

Braun, A., Elsässer, N. & Willems, L. (2023). Disfluencies revisited – Are they speaker-specific? Languages, 8 (155).

Einfeldt, M., Sevastjanova, R., Zahner-Ritter, K., Kazak, E., & Braun, B. (2023). The use of Active Learning systems for stimulus selection and response modelling perception experiments. Computer Speech & Language, 101537.

Gampe, A., Zahner-Ritter, K., Müller, J. & Schmid, S. (2023). How children speak with their voice assistant Sila depends on what they think about her! Computers in Human Behavior 143, 107693.

Zahner-Ritter, K., Chen, Y., Dehé, N. & Braun, B. (2022). The prosodic marking of rhetorical questions in Standard Chinese. Journal of Phonetics 95, 101190.

Zahner-Ritter, K., Zhao, T., Einfeldt, M. & Braun, B. (2022). How experience with tone in the native language affects the L2 acquisition of pitch accents. Frontiers in Psychology 13, 903879.

Zahner-Ritter, K., Einfeldt, M., Wochner, D., James, A., Dehé, N. & Braun, B. (2022). Three kinds of rising-falling contours in German wh-questions:  Evidence from form and function. Frontiers in Communication 7, 838955.

Dehé, N., Braun, B. Einfeldt, M. Wochner, D. & Zahner-Ritter, K. (2022). The prosody of rhetorical questions: A cross-linguistic view. Linguistische Berichte 269, 3-42.

Kutscheid, S., Zahner-Ritter, K., Leemann, A. & Braun, B. (2021). How prior experience with pitch accents shapes the perception of word and sentence stress. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 37(1), 103-119.

Lukaschyk, J., Abel, J., Brockmann-Bauser, M., Keilmann, A. Braun, A. & Rohlfs, A. (2021). Cross-validation and Normative Values for the German Vocal Tract Discomfort Scale. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research 64(6), 1855-1868.

Braun, B., Czeke, N., Rimpler, J., Zinn, C., Probst, J., Goldlücke, B., Kretschmer, J. & Zahner-Ritter, K. (2021). Remote Testing of the Familiar Word Effect With Non-dialectal and Dialectal German-Learning 1–2-Year-Olds. Frontiers in Psychology 12.

ManyBabies Consortium, with Zahner, K. (2020). Quantifying sources of variability in infancy research using the infant-directed speech preference. Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science 3(1), 24-52. (Online first: March 2020).

Manzoni, J. (2019). Rezension zu: Dagmar Barth-Weingarten (2016). Intonation Units Revisited. Cesuras in talk-in-interaction. In: Zeitschrift für Dialektologie und Linguistik, 86(3), 339-342.

Zahner, K., Kutscheid, S. & Braun, B. (2019). Alignment of f0 peak in different pitch accent types affects perception of metrical prominence. Journal of Phonetics 74, 75-95.

Braun, B., Dehé, N., Neitsch, J., Wochner, D. & Zahner, K. (2019). The prosody of rhetorical and information-seeking questions in German. Advance Online Publication. Language and Speech 62(4), 779-807.

Zahner, K., Schönhuber, M. & Braun, B. (2016). The limits of metrical segmentation: intonation modulates infants' extraction of embedded trochees. Journal of Child Language 43(6), 1338-1364.


Aufsätze in Sammelbänden

Braun, A. (2023). Politik und Phonetik – der Schallspektrograph als "Kriegswaffe". In: Fröhlich, M. (Hrsg.): Sprache und Politik.

Braun, A. & Pieper, H. (2022). Baseball. In: M. Engelhardt (Hrsg.): Sportverletzungen-GOTS Manual. Diagnose, Management und Begleitmaßnahmen. 4. überarb. Aufl. München: Elsevier, 657-664.

Braun, A. (2021). Forensische Sprach- und Signalverarbeitung. In: Bockemühl, Jan (Hg.): Handbuch des Fachanwalts Strafrecht. 8. Auflage. Köln: Carl Heymanns Verlag, 1890–1914.

Braun, A. & Probst, L. (2021). Fear as an Affective Trait. In: Filatkina, N. & Bergmann, F. (Hrsg.): Angstkonstruktionen: Kulturwissenschaftliche Annäherungen an eine Zeitdiagnose. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 319-343.

Braun, A. [submitted] The evolution of the science and practice of forensic speaker comparison. In: Nolan, F., McDougall, K. & Hudson, T. (Hrsg.): Oxford Handbook of Forensic Phonetics. Oxford University Press.

Braun, A. (2019). Willy Astors Promi-WG: Zur phonetischen Signalisierung von Sprachspielen. In: Winter-Froemel, E. (Hrsg.): The Dynamics of Wordplay. Berlin, New York: De Gruyter (= Bd. 8), 205-222.

Knopp, P. (2019). Bauchreden – das Spiel mit dem Sprechen. In: Winter-Froemel, E. (Hrsg.): Sprach-Spiel-Kunst. Ein Dialog zwischen Wissenschaft und Praxis. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 95-104.

Braun, A. (2018). Approaching wordplay from the angle of phonology and phonetics – examples from German. In: Arndt-Lappe, S., Braun, A., Moulin, C. & Winter-Froemel, E. (Hrsg.): Expanding the lexicon. Linguistic Innovation, Morphological Productivity, and Ludicity. Berlin, New York: De Gruyter, 173-202.

Braun, A. & Schmiedel, A. (2018). The phonetics of ambiguity: A study on verbal irony. In: Winter-Froemel, E. &Thaler, V. (Hrsg.): Cultures of Wordplay and Wordplay Research. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 111-136.

Braun, A. (2017). Forensische Sprach- und Signalverarbeitung. In: Bockemühl, J. (Hrsg.): Handbuch des Fachanwalts Strafrecht. 7. Auflage. Köln: Wolters Kluwer, 1800-1823.



Ashby, M. & Braun, A. (in press 2023). The first X-ray sound film (1935): Its origins, impact and restoration. To appear in Proceedings of ICPhS 2023.

Braun, A. & Elsässer, N. (in press 2023): Are there individual hesitation patterns? To appear in Proceedings of ICPhS 2023.

Kudera, J., Zahner-Ritter, K., Engel, J, Elsässer, N., Hutmacher, P., Worstbrock, C. (in press, 2023). Speech enhancement patterns in human-robot interaction: A cross-linguistic perspective. Proceedings of Interspeech 2023, Dublin, Ireland.

Weirich, M. & Zahner-Ritter, K. (in press, 2023). Indexing femininity in vowel acoustics: A comparison between speakers in eastern and western parts of Germany. Proceedings of the International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS 2023), Prague, Czech Republic. 

Nuscheler, J.D, Elsässer, N., Braun, A. & Zahner-Ritter, K. (in press, 2023). Acoustic characteristics of dog-directed speech: The role of individual empathy level and personality traits. Proceedings of the International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS 2023), Prague, Czech Republic.

Braun, A. & Möbius, B. (2022). Armando de Lacerda and his Contemporaries: Paul Menzerath. In: Quintino Lopes,  Angelika Braun, and Michael Ashby (Hrsg.): Lacerda 120. Proceedings of the Lacerda 120 workshop, Porto. Dresden TUD 2023.

Braun, A. (2021). Leaving the ivory tower: How real-life events have impacted phonetics throughout history. Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on the History of Speech Communication Research, Prague, 47-62. doi: 10.21437/HSCR.2021-5

Braun, A. (2021). The notion of speaker individuality and the reporting of conclusions in forensic voice comparison. In: Bernardasci, C., Dipino, D., Garassino, D., Negrinelli, S., Pellegrino, E. & Schmid, S. (Hrsg.): L’individualità del parlante nelle scienze fonetiche: applicazioni tecnologiche e forensi. Studi AISV, 8, 175-191.

Braun, B., Dehé, N., Einfeldt, M., Wochner, D. & Zahner-Ritter, K. (2021). Testing acoustic voice quality classification across languages and speech styles. Interspeech, Brno, Czechia, 3920-3924. doi: 10.21437/Interspeech.2021-315

Einfeldt, M., Sevastjanova, R., Zahner-Ritter, K., Kazak, E. & Braun, B. (2021). Reliable estimates of interpretable cue effects with Active Learning in psycholinguistic research. Interspeech, Brno, Czechia, 1743-1747. doi: 10.21437/Interspeech.2021-1524

Jakob, M., Braun, B. & Zahner-Ritter, K. (2021). In-group advantage in the perception of emotions: Evidence from three varieties of German. Proceedings of Interspeech, Brno, Czechia, 2646-2650.

Braun, A. (2020). Nonverbal Vocalisations – A forensic phonetic perspective. Proceedings of the Workshop on Laughter and Other Non-Verbal Vocalisations, Bielefeld, 19-23.

Braun, A., Schmiedel, A. & Christiane, S. (2019). Asperger Autism and Irony: A Perception Experiment. The 19th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, Melbourne, 1470-1474.

Manzoni, J. (2019). Prosody in Luxembourgish: The example of nuclear falling contours. International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, Melbourne, 2866-2870.

Braun, A. (2019). From visible speech to voiceprints - The Missing Link: In: Pucher, M., Trouvain, J. & Lozo, C. (Hrsg). HSCR 2019. Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on the History of Speech Communication Research Vienna, Dresden. TUDpress, 123-136. doi: 10.21437/HSCR.2019-12

Braun, A. (2017). From visible speech to voiceprints – blessing and curse of sound spectrography. In: Vainio, M., Juraj, S. & Reijo, A. (Hrsg.): HSCR 2017. Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on the History of Speech Communication Research, Helsinki. Dresden: DTUpress, 68-78. doi: 10.21437/HSCR.2017-8



Zahner, K. (2019). Pitch accent type affects stress perception in German: Evidence from infant and adult speech processing. Dissertation. Konstanz: University of Konstanz. 

Knopp, P. (2018). Die Bedeutung von Musikalität für die Sprechererkennung durch Ohrenzeugen: Ein Vergleich von MBEA und Performanz im Voice Line-up. Dissertation, Universität Trier.

Manzoni-Luxenburger, J. (2021): Luxemburgische Intonation: System und Sprachkontakt. Dissertation, Université du Luxembourg und Universität Trier.



Lopes, Q., Braun, A. & Ashby, M. (Hrsg.): Lacerda 120. Proceedings of the Lacerda 120 workshop, Porto. Dresden TUD 2023.