Dafydd Gibbon

Professor emeritus
Department of Linguistics and of English Studies
Bielefeld University
E-mail: gibbon@uni-bielefeld.de
Page: http://www.homes.uni-bielefeld.de/gibbon/

Fields of interest:

Computational linguistics, prosodic analysis, Niger-Congo languages, documentary linguistics for endangered languages

Recent publications:

D. Gibbon,
Can there be standards for Spontaneous Speech? Towards an Ontology for Speech Resource Exploitation
Linguistic Patterns in Spontaneous Speech, (ed.) Shu-Chuan Tseng, Language and Linguistics Monograph Series A25, Taipei, Taiwan: Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica 2009.

D. Gibbon,
Formal is Natural: Toward an Ecological Phonology
Poznań Studies in Contemporary Linguistics, 45(1/ 2009), pp.73-102.

J. Bachan, D. Gibbon,
Close Copy Speech Synthesis for Speech Perception Testing
Investigationes Linguisticae, 13 (2006), pp. 9-24.

D. Gibbon,
Time Types and Time Trees: Prosodic Mining and Alignment of Temporally Annotated Data
Methods in Empirical Prosody Research, (ed.) S. Sudhoff et al., Berlin: Walter de Gruyter 2006, pp. 281-209.

D. Gibbon, M. Ekpenyong, E. Urua,
Local e-Government Text-To-Speech: A Speech Technology Initiative
Journal of Computer Science & Its Applications, 10(2/2004), pp. 125-131.

D. Gibbon, S. Gramley,
Sprachen der britischen Inseln
Sprachen in Europa: Sprachpolitik, Sprachkontakt, Sprachkultur, Sprachentwicklung, Sprachtypoologie, (ed.) D. Metzing, Bielefeld: Aisthesis 2003, pp. 77-110.

D. Gibbon, U. Gut, (ed.),
Typology of African Prosodic Systems.
Bielefeld: Bielefeld Occasional Papers in Typology 1, 2002.

D. Gibbon, T. Thorsten, O. Soma, J. Nils,
Proof-of-concept implementation of a portable audio concordance,
Technischer Bericht, Universität Bielefeld, 2001.