Publications

B. Wells, G. J. Brown, E. Kurtić, A. V. Beeston, H. Crook, E. Bradley (2014). Meeting the challenge of simultaneous talk for cochlear implant users: a progress report. In Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust’s Professional Services Quality Initiative Event, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, 17 Dec 2014.

B. Wells, G. J. Brown, E. Kurtić, A. V. Beeston, H. Crook, E. Bradley (2014). Meeting the challenge of simultaneous talk for cochlear implant users: a progress report. In Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust’s Professional Services Quality Initiative Event, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, 8 Dec 2014.

H. Crook, E. Bradley, B. Wells, G. J. Brown, A. V. Beeston, E. Kurtić (2014). Rehabilitative software to improve participation in multi-speaker talk for cochlear implant users. Inaugural Annual Congress of the Academy for Healthcare Science (AHCS), Royal College of General Practitioners, London, 8-9 Dec 2014.

Beeston, A. V. (2014). Developing rehabilitative software: conversation training for cochlear implant users. Researchers’ Symposium 2014, Department of Computer Science, University of Sheffield, 26 Nov 2014.

H. Crook, E. Bradley, B. Wells, G. J. Brown, A. V. Beeston, E. Kurtić (2014). Rehabilitative software to improve participation in multi-speaker talk for cochlear implant users. 11th Annual Conference of the British Academy of Audiology, Bournemouth, 20-21 Nov 2014.  [poster]

H. Crook, E. Bradley, G. J. Brown, B. Wells, A. V. Beeston, E. Kurtić (2014). A framework for multidisciplinary project work with cochlear implant users: Involving CI users in developing rehabilitation tools to improve performance in multi-speaker conversation. 51st Inner Ear Biology Workshop (IEB 2014), Sheffield, 30 Aug-2 Sep 2014. [poster]

A. V. Beeston, E. Kurtić, E. Bradley, H. Crook, G. J. Brown, B. Wells (2014). A multi-modal training approach to improve cochlear implant users’ ability to handle simultaneous talk. Conference on Multimodality in language research, University of Leeds, 26 June 2014. Oral presentation. [slides]

B. Wells, G. J. Brown, H. Crook, A. V. Beeston, E. Kurtić, E. Bradley (2014). Meeting the challenge of simultaneous talk for cochlear implant users. In 15th International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association Conference (ICPLA), Stockholm, Sweden, 11-13 June 2014.

A. V. Beeston, G. J. Brown, E. Kurtić, B. Wells, E. Bradley, H. Crook (2014). Conversational skill development strategies for cochlear implant users. In UK Speech Conference, Edinburgh, 9-10 June 2014. [poster]

B. Wells, G. J. Brown, E. Kurtić and M. Kaimaki (2014). Meeting the challenge of simultaneous talk for cochlear implant users. British Association of Academic Phoneticians (BAAP) meeting, University of Oxford, 7-9 April 2014.

E. Kurtić, G. J. Brown and B. Wells (2013). Resources for turn competition in overlapping talk. Speech Communication, 55 (5), pp. 721–743.

E. Kurtić, B. Wells and G. J. Brown (2012). Competing for the turn in conversation: A cross-linguistic comparison. British Association of Academic Phoneticians, Abstracts and Colloquium Handbook, p. 28.

J. Gorisch, B. Wells and G. J. Brown (2012). Pitch contour matching and interactional alignment across turns: An acoustic investigation. Language and Speech, 55 (1), pp. 57-76.

B. Aljukic and E. Kurtić (2012). Fillers in conversational Bosnian: the positional characteristics and function of fillers in turn constructional units. Proceedings of Hrvatski sintakticki dani (4th Croatian Syntax Days), 8th-10th November, Sveuciliste Josipa Jurja, Filizofski fakultet, Osijek, Croatia.

E. Kurtić, B. Wells, G. J. Brown, T. Kempton and A. Aker (2012). A corpus of spontaneous multi-party conversation in Bosnian Serbo-Croatian and British English. In Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2012), 21-27 May 2012, Istanbul. European Language Resources Association (ELRA). [poster]

E. Kurtić, B. Wells and G. J. Brown (2011). Prosodic features and turn-competition: a large-scale analysis. The Prosody-Discourse Interface Conference (IDP 2011), University of Salford, 12th September.

E. Kurtić, G. J. Brown and B. Wells (2010). Resources for turn competition in overlap in multi-party conversations: Speech rate, pausing and duration. Proceeings of Interspeech-2010, Makuhari, Chiba, Japan, vol. 4, pp. 2550-2553.

E. Kurtić, B. Wells and G. J. Brown (2010). A corpus for cross-linguistic analysis of the phonetics of overlapping talk in talk-in-interaction. British Association of Academic Phoneticians, Abstracts and Colloquium Handbook, p.28.

E. Kurtić (2010). Speech rate as a resource for turn competition in overlapping speech. British Association of Academic Phoneticians, Abstracts and Colloquium Handbook, p. 96.

E. Kurtić, B. Wells and G. J. Brown (2010). Phonetics of turn competition: Evidence from overlapping speech. Proceeding of ICCA10, Mannheim, Germany, 4th July.

E. Kurtić, B. Wells and G. J. Brown (2009). Observations on F0 contours as a cue for turn-yielding in Bosnian multi-party conversations

E. Kurtić (2009). How to study the phonetics of naturally occurring conversations: a possible methodological algorithm. Research report, University of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

E. Kurtić, G. J. Brown and B. Wells (2009). Fundamental frequency height as a resource for the management of overlap in talk-in-interaction. Studies in Pragmatics 8: Where Prosody Meets Pragmatics, Emerald Group Publishing, pp. 183-203.