Program: Dynamical Modeling

Schedule for May 24, 2017

Location: Classics Building, Room 110 (Map)

7:45-8:30       Registration/Coffee + Breakfast

8:30 – 9:30     Tutorial led by Khalil Iskarous (USC)

9:30-10:00      Questions/Discussion


10:00-10:15 Break


10:15-11:00    Invited Speaker: Jelena Krivokapić (University of  Michigan/Haskins Laboratories): Prosodic Structure in Speech and Body Gestures

11:00-11:30    Caitlin Smith (USC): A Dynamic Model of Partial Transparency in Harmony

11:30-12:15        Invited Speaker: Laura Dilley (Michigan State University): Language in the Brain as a Dynamic, Information Theoretic System

12:15-12:45       Coral Hughto and Joe Pater (UMass Amherst): Emergence of Strict Domination Effects with Weighted Constraints


12:45-2:00       Lunch


2:00-2:45        Invited Speaker: Sam Tilsen (Cornell University): Modeling the Transition from Competitive to Coordinative Control

2:45-3:15         Hyunsoon Kim (Hongik University), Shinji Maeda (CNRS LTCI), Kiyoshi Honda (Tianjin University) and Lise Crevier-Buchman (Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Univ. Paris Descartes): Articulatory Dynamics in ePGG, Pio, Airflow and Acoustic Data for the Korean Fricatives /s, s’/

3:15-3:45    Robert Daland (UCLA): Lexical Dynamics, Iterated Sampling, and Zipf’s Law

3:45-4:30    Invited Speaker: John Goldsmith (University of Chicago): What is a dynamical model, and what makes it different from a static model?


4:45-6:30        Poster Session


6:30-9:00        Banquet