Professor, Department of Languages and Linguistics
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Ph.D. 2007 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Field of Specialization
Computational Linguistics, Phonetics, Phonology, Speech Processing
Courses Taught/Teaching
Advanced Phonetics and Phonology
Computational Linguistics
Research Area
My primary research interests are in speech acoustics, motor control, and automatic methods of grammar induction. My research spans areas within acoustic phonetics, computational phonology, and natural language processing.
Rice University, Houston, TX, USA
The English and Foreign Languages University
Conference Papers Published (4)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Coarticulatory propensity in Khalkha Mongolian Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Natural Language Processing (ICON-14) 2017 Banerjee, Ushasi, Indranil Dutta and Irfan S. -351-356
Bundeli Folk‐Song Genre Classification with kNN and SVM Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Natural Language Processing (ICON-14) 2014 Pandey, Ayushi and Indranil Dutta -
Prosody vs. Syntax: Prosodic rebracketing of final vocatives in English Proceedings of the 5th ICSA International Conference on Speech Prosody. Chicago 2010 Hock, Hans Henrich and Indranil Dutta -
Interaction of verb accentuation and utterance finality in Bangla 3rd ICSA International Conference on Speech Prosody. Rudiger Hoffmann and Hansjorg Mixdorff eds. Studien texte zur Sprachkommunikation, 40\. Dresden: TUD press 2006 Dutta, Indranil and Hans Henrich Hock -
Journal Papers Published (11)
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Acoustic Correlates of the Four-Way Laryngeal Contrast in Marathi Phonetica 2020 Dmitrieva, Olga, and Indranil Dutta 77-209-237
Prolegomena to a special volume on South Asian phonetics and phonology Journal of South Asian Languages and Linguistics 2020 Mahanta, Shakuntala, and Indranil Dutta Volume 6: Issue 2-
Articulatory complexity and lexical contrast density in models of coronal coarticulation in Malayalam Proceedings of the International Congress of Phonetic Sciences 2019 Dutta, Indranil, Charles Redmon, Meghavarshini Krishnaswamy, Sarath Chandran, and Nayana Raj -
Active cavity expansion through lingual adjustments to place of constriction in voiced geminates Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics 2019 Krishnaswamy, Meghavarshini, Indranil Dutta, and Banerjee, Ushasi Volume 33-
Nature of contrast and coarticulation: Evidence from Mizo tones and Assamese vowel harmony Proceedings of Interspeech 2017 2017 Dutta, Indranil, Irfan S., Pamir Gogoi, Priyankoo Sarmah -
Books Published (1)
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Acoustics of Stop Consonants in Hindi: Voicing fundamental frequency and spectral intensity - VDM Verlag 2009
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (5)
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Neelam Chhetry
Priyanka Das
Arya KS
Aisha Saleh Mohdar
Ganesh Gupta Sinisetty
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (4)
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Ashmita Chatterjee
Sankhadeep Ghosh
Swarnendu Moitra
Moumita Mondal
MASTER Thesis Guidance (6)
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Nivedita Singh
Aanusha Ghosh
Pamir Gogoi
Ayushi Pandey
Charlie Redmon
Project Works (2)
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Influence of coarticulation on lexical access Department of Science & Technology, Cognitive Science Research Initiative 44 Lakhs  to  Complete
Acoustic modeling of coronals in Axomiya, Hindi and Malayalam: Coarticulatory and contrastive constraints University Grants Commission Major Research Project 10.71 Lakhs  to  Complete
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Membership Of Learned Societies (2)

Acoustical Society of America
The Association for Laboratory Phonology
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