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2015

 

White, J., Kim, Y., Chong, A.J. & Sundara, M. (2015). Phonetic similarity as a bias in infant phonological learning. Talk presented at the DGfS workhop on universal biases on phonological acquisition and processing, Leipzig, Germany.

 

2014

 

Kim, Y.J., & Sundara, M. (2014). 6-month-olds can segment and decompose morphologically-complex words. 39th 2014 Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD), Boston, Massachusetts.

Kim, Y.J., & Sundara, M. (2014). 6-month-olds’ segmentation and decomposition of morphologically complex words, Symposium on Cognition & Language Development, UCLA, Los Angeles, California.

Chong, A.J. & Sundara, M. (2014). 18-month-olds compensate for a phonological alternation. Talk presented at Boston University Conference on Language Development 39, Boston, Massachusetts.

White, J., Sundara, M., Kim, Y.J., Chong, A.J. (2014). Infant learning of phonological alternations is biased by phonetic similarity. Poster presentation at the Workshop on Learning Biases in Natural and Artificial Language Acquisition at the Annual meeting of the Linguistics Association of Great Britain, Oxford, UK.

Chong, A.J., & Sundara, M. (2014). Tapping in American English: Context matters. Poster presentation at LabPhon14, Tokyo, Japan.

 

2013

 

Sundara, M. & Mateu, V.E. (2013). Non-native rhythm does not block word segmentation in infants. Workshop on Infant Language Development, San Sebastian, Spain.

Chong, A.J., & Sundara, M. (2013). Allophonic variation and word recognition in 1.5 year-old children. Linguistics Society of America Workshop "Variation in the Acquisition of Sound Systems", Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Vogt, H., Zuraw, K., & Sundara, M., (2013). Acquisition of /r/, /l/ and /w/ by monolingual English-speaking children. Berkeley Interdisciplinary Research Conference, Berkeley, California.

 

2012

 

White, J., & Sundara, M. (2012). Infant biases in the learning of phonological alternations. Presentation at the Boston University Conference on Language Development, Boston, Massachusetts.

Kim, Y. J. & Sundara, M. (2012). “11-month-olds use function words to segment vowel-initial words.” Poster Presentation at 2012 the International Conference on Infant Studies, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Ward, N. & Sundara, M. (2012). "The development and basis of visual language preference in infancy." Poster presentation at the 2012 International Conference on Infant Studies, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Sundara, Megha & Victoria E. Mateu (2012) Can monolingual English infants segment words in Spanish? Poster presented at the 7th annual Southern California Conference on Cognitive and Language Development, San Diego, California.

 

2011

 

Vicenik, C. & Sundara, M. "Weighting of prosodic cues in language discrimination by infants and adults." Invited paper at the 162nd meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, San Diego, California.

Ward, N. & Sundara, M. "Effects of language exposure on prosodic differences in infant babbling." Invited paper at the 2011 Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Ward, N. & Sundara, M. "Is infants' native language preference in the visual modality guided by speech rhythm?" Invited paper at the 162nd meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, San Diego, California.

 

2010

 

Kim, Y. -J., & Sundara, M. The role of function words in the development of word segmentation.  Poster presentation at the Boston University Conference on Language Development, Boston, Massachusetts.

    Ward, N., Sundara, M., Conboy, B., & Kuhl, P.K. Short-term exposure to a second language produces language-specific effects in babbling. Poster presentation at the Boston University Conference on Language Development, Boston, Massachusetts.

      Hendrickson, K., & Sundara, M. The development of referential understanding. Poster at the 2nd Pan American / Iberian Meeting on Acoustics, Cancun.

        Kim, Y. -J., & Sundara, M. Function words facilitate word segmentation. Poster at the 2nd Pan American / Iberian Meeting on Acoustics, Cancun.

          Thatte, V., & Sundara, M. 4.5-month-olds' phonotactic knowledge.  Poster at the 2nd Pan American / Iberian Meeting on Acoustics, Cancun.

            Ward, N., & Sundara, M. Development of native language preference in the visual modality. Poster at the 2nd Pan American / Iberian Meeting on Acoustics, Cancun.

              Vicenik, C., Sundara, M., Kitamura, C., & Nazzi, T. Language discrimination by infants: Discriminating within the native language rhythm class. Poster at the International Conference on Infant Studies, Baltimore