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Books

Oller, D. K. (1995). Guest editor, for volume on Tactile Aids for the Hearing Impaired. Seminars in Hearing 16, 4.

Oller, D. K. (author) (2000). The Emergence of the Speech Capacity. Lawrence Erlbaum and Associates, Inc.

Oller, D. K. and Eilers, R. E. (editors) (2002). Language and Literacy in Bilingual Children, Multilingual Matters Ltd.

Oller, D. K. and Griebel, U. (editors) (2004). Evolution of Communication Systems: A Comparative Approach, MIT Press.

Oller, D. K. and Griebel, U. (editors) (2008). Evolution of Communicative Flexibility: Complexity, Creativity, and Adaptability in Human and Animal Communication, MIT Press.

Oller, D. K., Dale, R. & Griebel, U. (2016). New Frontiers in Language Evolution and Development. Guest editors for a Special Issue along with Wayne D. Gray (head editor of the journal), Topics in Cognitive Science (topiCS). 8(2), 352-513.

Journal Articles & Book chapters (selection)

Oller, D. K. (1973). Regularities in abnormal child phonology. Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, 38, 36 47.

Oller, D. K. (1973). The effect of position in utterance on speech segment duration in English. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 54, 1235 1247.

Oller, D. K., & Kelly, C. A. (1974). Phonological substitution processes of a hard of hearing child. Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, 39, 65 74.

Sulzbacher, S. I., & Oller, D. K. (1974). A re analysis of Lenneberg's Biological Foundations of Language by a behaviorist and a nativist. Behaviorism, 2, 124 245.

Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., & Ellington, J. (1974). The acquisition of dimensional adjectives: The long and short of it. Journal of Child Language, 1, 195 204.

Oller, D. K., & Eilers, R. E. (1975). Phonetic expectation and transcription validity. Phonetica, 31, 288 304.

Oller, D. K. (1975). Simplification as the goal of phonological processes in child speech. Language Learning, 24, 299 303.

Oller, D. K., Wieman, L., Doyle, W., & Ross, C. (1976). Infant babbling and speech. Journal of Child Language, 3, 1 11.

Eilers, R. E., & Oller, D. K. (1976). The role of speech discrimination in developmental sound substitutions. Journal of Child Language, 3, 319 329.

Oller, D. K., & Warren, I. (1976). On the nature of the phonological capacity. Lingua, 39, 183 199.

Oller, D. K., & Smith, B. (1977). The effect of final syllable position on vowel duration in infant babbling. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 62, 994 997.

Oller, D. K., Jensen, H., & Lafayette, R. (1978). The relatedness of phonological processes of a hearing¬ impaired child. Journal of Communication Dis¬orders, 11, 97 106.

Oller, D. K. (1978). Infant vocalization and the development of speech. Allied Health and Behavioral Sciences, 1, 523 549.

Eilers, R. E., & Oller, D. K. (1980). A comparative study of speech perception in young severely retarded children and normally developing infants. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 23, 419 428.

Oller, D. K., Payne, S., & Gavin, W. J. (1980). Tactual speech perception by minimally trained deaf subjects. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 23, 769 778.

Eilers, R. E., Morse, P. A., Gavin, W. J., & Oller, D. K. (1981). The perception of voice onset time in infancy. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 70, 955 965.
Smith, B., & Oller, D. K. (1981). A comparative study of premeaningful vocalizations produced by normally developing and Down's syndrome infants. Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, 46, 46 51.

Oller, D. K., & Eilers, R. E. (1981). A pragmatic approach to phonological systems of deaf speakers. In N. Lass (Ed.), Speech and language: Advances in basic research and practice, Vol. 6 (pp. 103 141). New York: Academic Press.

Seibert, J. M., & Oller, D. K. (1981). Linguistic pragmatics and language intervention strategies. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 11, 75 88.

Oller, D. K., & Eilers, R. E. (1981). Tactual stimulation devices as artificial hearing systems. Artificial Organs, 5(Suppl.), 448 450.

Eilers, R. E., Gavin, W. J., & Oller, D. K. (1982). Cross linguistic perception in infancy: The role of linguistic experience. Journal of Child Language, 9, 289 302.

Oller, D. K., & Eilers, R. E. (1982). Similarity of babbling in Spanish and English learning babies. Journal of Child Language, 9, 565 578.

Oller, D. K., & Eilers, R. E. (1983). Speech identification in Spanish and English learning 2 year olds. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 26, 50 54.

Eilers, R. E., Bull, D. H., Oller, D. K., & Lewis, D. C. (1984). The discrimination of vowel duration by infants. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 75, 1213 1218.

Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., & Benito Garcia, C. R. (1984). The acquisition of voicing contrasts in Spanish and English learning infants and children: A longitudinal study. Journal of Child Language, 11, 313 336.

Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., Bull, D. H., & Gavin, W. J. (1984). Linguistic experience and infant speech perception: A reply to Jusczyk, Shea & Aslin. Journal of Child Language, 11, 467 475.

Bull, D. H., Eilers, R. E., & Oller, D. K. (1984). Infants' discrimination of in¬tensity variation in multisyllabic stimuli. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 76, 13 17.

Eilers, R. E., Bull, D. H., & Oller, D. K. (1984). Tactual perception of speech like stimuli with an electrocutaneous vocoder. Artificial Organs, 8, 494 497.

Bull, D., Eilers, R. E., & Oller, D. K. (1985). Infants' discrimination of final syllable fundamental frequency in multisyllabic stimuli. Journal of the A¬cousti¬cal Society of America, 77, 289 295.

Bull, D., Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., & Mandalia, B. (1985). The effect of frequency change on discrimination of pulse bursts in an electrocutaneous tactual vocoder. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 77, 1192 1198.

Oller, D. K., Eilers, R. E., Bull, D. H., & Carney, A. E. (1985). Pre-speech vocalizations of a deaf infant: A comparison with normal metaphonological development. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 28, 47 63.

Thevenin, D., Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., & LaVoie, L. (1985). Where's the drift in babbling drift? A cross linguistic study. Applied Psycholinguistics, 6, 3 15.

Eilers, R. E., & Oller, D. K. (1985). Developmental aspects of infant speech discrimination: The role of linguistic experience. Trends in NeuroSciences, 8, 453 456.

Oller, D. K., Eilers, R. E., Vergara, K., & LaVoie, E. F. (1986). Tactual vocoders in a multisensory program training speech production and reception. Volta Review, 88, 21 36.

Eilers, R. E., Özdamar, Ö., Oller, D. K., Miskiel, E., & Urbano, R. (1988). Similarities between tactual and auditory speech perception. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 31, 124 131.

Özdamar, Ö., Oller, D. K., Miskiel, E., & Eilers, R. (1988). Computer system for quantitative evaluation of an electrotactile vocoder for artificial hearing. Computers and Biomedical Research, 21, 85 100.

Oller, D. K., & Seibert, J. M. (1988). Babbling in prelinguistic mentally retarded children. American Journal on Mental Retardation, 92, 369 375.

Oller, D. K., & Eilers, R. E. (1988). The role of audition in infant babbling. Child Development, 59, 441 449.

Eilers, R. E., Widen, J. E., & Oller, D. K. (1988). Assessment techniques to e¬valuate tactual aids for hearing impaired subjects. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 25 #2, 33 46.

Lynch, M. P., Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., & LaVoie, L. (1988). Speech perception by congenitally deaf subjects using an electrocutaneous vocoder. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 25 #3, 41 50.

Lynch, M. P., Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., & Cobo Lewis, A. (1989). Multisensory speech perception by profoundly hearing impaired children. Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, 54, 57 67.

Lynch, M. P., Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., Urbano, R. C., & Pero, P. J. (1989). Multisensory narrative tracking by a profoundly deaf subject using an electrocutaneous vocoder and a vibrotactile aid. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 32, 331 338.

Eilers, R., Oller, D. K., Urbano, R., & Moroff, D. (1989). Conflicting and co¬operating cues: Perception of cues to final consonant voicing by infants and adults. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 32, 307 316.

Oller, D. K., Eilers, R. E., & Lynch, M. P. (1989). Tactual artificial hearing as an aid to speech and language acquisition for the hearing impaired child. Topics in Language Disorders, 9(4), 59 69.

Lynch, M. P., Oller, D. K., & Steffens, M. (1989). Development of speech-like vocalizations in a child with congenital absence of cochleas: The case of total deafness. Applied Psycholinguistics, 10, 315 333.

Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., & Vergara, K. (1989). Speech and language progress of hearing impaired children in a systematic training program using tactual vocoders. Volta Review, 91, 127 138.

Lynch, M. P., Oller, D. K., & Eilers, R. E. (1989). Portable tactile aids for speech perception. Volta Review, 91, 113 125.

Greenfield, D. B., & Oller, D. K. (1989). Design and methodological requirements for studying the role of language acquisition in cognitive/social development. American Journal of Mental Retardation, 93, 497 499.

Eilers, R. E., Özdamar, Ö., Oller, D. K., Miskiel, E., & Urbano, R. (1989). The effects of vocoder filter configuration on tactual perception of speech. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 26, 51 64.

Oller, D. K., & Eilers, R. E. (1989). A natural logic of speech and speech like acts with developmental implications. First Language, 9, 225 243.

Lynch, M. P., Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., & Urbano, R. C. (1990). Innateness, experience, and music perception. Psychological Science, 1, 272 276.

Oller, D. K. (1991). Computational approaches to transcription and analysis in child phonology. Journal for Computer Users in Speech and Hearing, 7, 44-59.

Oller, D. K., Eilers, R. E., Miskiel, E., Burns, R., & Urbano, R. (1991). The stop/glide boundary shift as a perceptual error. Phonetica, 48, 32-56.

Lynch, M. P., Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., Urbano, R. G., & Wilson, P. (1991). Influences of acculturation and musical sophistication on perception of musical interval patterns. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 17, 967-975.

Fernández, M. C., Pearson, B. Z., Umbel, V. M., Oller, D. K., & Molinet-Molina, M. (1992). Bilingual receptive vocabulary in Hispanic preschool children. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences 14, 268-276.

Özdamar, Ö., Lopez, C. N., Oller, D. K., Eilers, R. E., Miskiel, E., & Lynch, M. P. (1992). FFT-based digital tactile vocoder system for real-time use. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing, 30, 213-218.

Umbel, V. M., Pearson, B. Z., Fernández, M., & Oller, D. K. (1992). Measuring bilingual children's receptive vocabularies. Child Development, 63, 1012-1020.

Steffens, M. L., Oller, D. K., Lynch, M. P., & Urbano, R. C. (1992). Vocal development in infants with Down Syndrome and infants who are developing normally. American Journal on Mental Retardation, 97, 235-246.

Oller, D. K., Eilers, R. E., Burns, R., & Urbano, R. (1993). Perception of the stop/glide contrast in infancy. Phonetica, 50, 1-14.

Pearson, B. Z., Fernández, S. C., & Oller, D. K. (1993). Lexical development in bilingual infants and toddlers: Comparison to monolingual norms. Language Learning, 43(1), 93-120.

Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K., Levine, S., Basinger, D., Lynch, M. P., & Urbano, R. (1993). The role of prematurity and socioeconomic status in the onset of canonical babbling in infants. Infant Behavior and Development, 16, 297-315.

Eilers, R. E., Fishman L. M., Oller, D. K., & Steffens, M. L. (1993). Tactile vocoders as aids to speech production in young hearing-impaired children. Volta Review, 95, 265-293.

Eilers, R. E., & Oller, D. K. (1994). Infant vocalizations and the early diagnosis of severe hearing impairment. Journal of Pediatrics, 124, 199-203.

Lewedag, V. L., Oller, D. K., & Lynch, M. P. (1994). Infants' vocalization patterns across home and laboratory environments. First Language, 14, 49-65.

Oller, D. K., Eilers, R. E., Steffens, M. L., Lynch, M. P., & Urbano, R. (1994). Speech-like vocalizations in infancy: an evaluation of potential risk factors. Journal of Child Language, 21, 33-58.

Steffens, M. L., Eilers, R. E., Fishman, L., Oller, D. K., & Urbano, R. C. (1994). Early vocal development in tactually aided children with severe-profound hearing loss. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 37, 700-711.

Umbel, V. M., & Oller, D. K. (1994). Developmental changes in receptive vocabulary in Hispanic bilingual school children. Language Learning, 44:2, 221-242.

Oller, D. K. (1995). Development of vocalizations in infancy. In H. Winitz (Ed.), Human communication and its disorders: a review, volume IV. Timonium, MD: York Press, Inc., 1-30.

Oller, D. K., Eilers, R. E., Basinger, D., Steffens, M. L., & Urbano, R. (1995). Extreme poverty and the development of precursors to the speech capacity. First Language, 15, 167-188.

Lynch, M. P., Oller, D. K., Steffens, M. L., Levine, S. L., Basinger, D. L., & Umbel, V. M. (1995). Development of speech-like vocalizations in infants with Down syndrome. American Journal of Mental Retardation, 100, 1, 68-86.

Eilers, R. E., Cobo-Lewis, A. B., Vergara, K. C., Oller, D. K., & Dolan-Ash, M.M. (1995). A Cohort Study of Children Using Multichannel Tactile Aids and Cochlear Implants. Seminars in Hearing 16, 4, 382-393.

Vergara, K. C., Miskiel, L. W., Oller, D. K., & Eilers, R. E. (1995). Training Children to Use Tactual Vocoders in a Model Program. Seminars in Hearing 16, 4, 404-415.

Lynch, M.P., Oller, D.K., Steffens, M.L., & Buder, E.H. (1995). Phrasing in prelinguistic vocalizations. Developmental Psychobiology, 28, 3-23.

Lynch, M. P., Oller, D. K., Steffens, M. L., Levine, S. L., Basinger, D. L., & Umbel, V. M. (1995). Development of speech-like vocalizations in infants with Down syndrome. American Journal of Mental Retardation, 100, 1, 68-86.

Pearson, B.Z., Fernandez, S., Oller, D.K., (1995). Cross-language Synonyms in the Lexicons of Bilingual Infants: One Language or Two? Journal of Child Language, 22, 345-368.

Cobo-Lewis, A. B., Oller, D. K., Lynch, M. P., & Levine, S. L. (1996). Relations of motor and vocal milestones in typically developing infants and infants with Down syndrome. American Journal of Mental Retardation, 100, 456-467.

Eilers, R. E., Vergara, K. C., Cobo-Lewis, A. B., Oller, D. K., & Friedman, K. E. (1996). A longitudinal evaluation of the speech perception capabilities of children using multichannel tactile vocoders. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 39, 518-533.

Pearson, B. Z., Fernández, S. C., Lewedag, V., & Oller, D. K. (1997). The relation of input factors to lexical learning by bilingual infants. Applied Psycholinguistics, 18, 41-58.

Oller, D. K., Eilers, R.E., Urbano, R. & Cobo-Lewis A. B. (1997). Development of precursors to speech in infants exposed to two languages. Journal of Child Language, 24, 407-425.

Eilers, R. E., Cobo-Lewis, A., Vergara, K., & Oller, D. K. (1997). Longitudinal speech perception performance of young children with cochlear implants and tactile aids plus hearing aids. Scandanavian Audiology, 26, 47, 50-54.

Oller, D. K., Cobo-Lewis, A. B., & Eilers, R. E. (1998). Phonological translation in monolingual and bilingual children. Applied Psycholinguistics, 19, 2, 259-278.

Oller, D.K., Eilers, R.E., Neal, A. R., & Cobo-Lewis, A.B. (1998). Late onset canonical babbling: a possible early marker of abnormal development. American Journal on Mental Retardation, 103, 3, 249-265.

Yale, M., Messinger, D., Eilers, R.E., Oller, D. K. & Cobo-Lewis, A.B. (1999). An event-based analysis of the coordination of early infant vocalizations and facial actions. Developmental Psychology, 35, 2, 505-513.

Oller, D. K., Eilers, R.E., Neal, A. R., & Schwartz, H.K. (1999). Precursors to speech in infancy: the prediction of speech and language disorders. Journal of Communication Disorders, 32, 4, 223-246.

Sheinkopf, S. J., Mundy, P., Oller, D. K., & Steffens, M. (2000). Vocal atypicalities of preverbal autistic children. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders (v.30, n.4, 345-353).

Oller, D. K., Eilers, R.E. & Basinger, D. (2001). Intuitive identification of infant vocal sounds by parents. Developmental Science, 4:1, 49-60.

Nathani, S. & Oller, D. K. (2001). Beyond ba-ba and gu-gu: Challenges and strategies in coding infant vocalizations. Behavior Research Methods, Instruments & Computers, 33(3). 321-330.

Oller, D. K. & Pearson, B. Z. (2002). Assessing the effects of bilingualism: A background. In Oller, D. K. & Eilers, R. E. (Eds.), Language and Literacy in Bilingual Children, Multilingual Matters, 3-21.

Oller, D. K. & Eilers, R.E. (2002). An integrated approach to evaluating effects of bilingualism in Miami school children: the study design. In Oller, D. K. & Eilers, R. E. (Eds.), Language and Literacy in Bilingual Children, Multilingual Matters, 22-42.

Eilers, R. E., Oller, D. K. & Cobo-Lewis, A. B. (2002). Bilingualism and cultural assimilation in Miami Hispanic children . In Oller, D. K. & Eilers, R. E. (Eds.), Language and Literacy in Bilingual Children, Multilingual Matters, 43-63.

Oller, D. K. & Cobo-Lewis, A. B. (2002). The ability of bilingual and monolingual children to perform phonological translation. In Oller, D. K. & Eilers, R. E. (Eds.), Language and Literacy in Bilingual Children, Multilingual Matters, 255-280.

Nathani, S., Oller, D.K., & Cobo-Lewis, A. B. (2003). Final Syllable Lengthening (FSL) in Infant Vocalizations, Journal of Child Language. 30. 3-25.

Oller, D.K. (2004). Underpinnings for a theory of communicative evolution. In Oller, D.K. and Griebel, U. (Eds.), Evolution of Communication Systems: A Comparative Approach, MIT Press pp. 49-65.

Oller, D. K. & Griebel, U. (2006). How the language capacity was naturally selected: Altriciality and long immaturity. Commentary on Locke, J. and Bogin, B: Language and life history: A new perspective on the evolution and development of linguistic communication. Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 293-294.

Oller, D. K. and Ramsdell, H. (2006). A weighted reliability measure for phonetic transcription. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research. 49, 1391-1411.

Price, J. R., Pollock, K. E. and Oller, D. K. (2006). Speech and Language Development in Six Infants Adopted from China. Journal of Multilingual Communication Disorders, 4, 2, 108-127. PMCID: PMC3508762.

Oller, D. K., Pearson, B. and Cobo-Lewis, A. (2007). Profile effects in early bilingual language and literacy acquisition. Applied Psycholinguistics, 28, 198-229. PMCID: PMC3358777

Nathani, S., Oller, D. K., & Neal, A. R. (2007). On the robustness of vocal development: an examination of infants with moderate-to-severe hearing loss and additional risk factors. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 50, 1425-44.

Ramsdell, H., Oller, D. K. and Ethington, C. (2007). Predicting phonetic transcription agreement: Insights from research in infant vocalizations. Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics, 21, 10, 793-831. PMCID: PMC2935251

Oller, D. K. & Griebel, U. (2008). Contextual flexibility in infant vocal development and the earliest steps in the evolution of language. In Oller, D.K. and Griebel, U. (editors) Evolution of Communicative Flexibility: Complexity, Creativity, and Adaptability in Human and Animal Communication, MIT Press pp. 141-168.

Griebel, U. & Oller, D. K. (2008). Evolutionary forces favoring contextual flexibility. In Oller, D.K. and Griebel, U. (editors) Evolution of Communicative Flexibility: Complexity, Creativity, and Adaptability in Human and Animal Communication, MIT Press pp. 9-40.

Buder, E. H., Chorna, L. B., Oller, D. K., & Robinson, R. B. (2008). Vibratory Regime Classification of Infant Phonation. Journal of Voice, 22, 553-564. PMCID: PMC2575878 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2575878/

Nathani Iyer, S. & Oller, D. K. (2008). Fundamental frequency development in typically developing infants and infants with deafness. Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics, 22, 917-936. NIHMSID # 231983 PMCID: PMC2938876.

Nathani Iyer, S. & Oller, D. K. (2008). Prelinguistic vocal development in infants with normal hearing and infants with severe to  profound hearing loss. The Volta Review, 108, 115-138. PMCID: PMC3076954.

Warren, S. F., Gilkerson, J., Richards, J., Oller, D. K., Xu., D, Yapanel, U. (2010). What automated vocal analysis reveals about the language learning environment of young children with autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 40, 555-569.

Oller, D. K. (2010). All-day recordings to investigate vocabulary development: A case study of a trilingual toddler. Communication Disorders Quarterly, 31, 4, 213-222. http://cdq.sagepub.com/cgi/rapidpdf/1525740109358628v1 PMCID: PMC2964150.

Warlaumont, A. S., Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H., Dale, R., Kozma, R. (2010). Data-driven automated acoustic analysis of human infant vocalizations using neural network tools. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 127, 2563-2577. PMC2865706.
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Oller, D. K., Niyogi, P., S. Gray, J. A. Richards, J. Gilkerson, D. Xu, U. Yapanel, S. F. Warren (2010). Automated Vocal Analysis of Naturalistic Recordings from Children with Autism, Language Delay and Typical Development. Proceedings of the National

Academy of Sciences, 107, 30, 13354-13359. http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2010/07/08/1003882107.full.pdf PMCID: PMC2922144.

Oller, D. K. (2010). Vocal motoric foundations of spoken language: A commentary on Iverson's "Developing language in a developing body: The relationship between motor development and language development". Journal of Child Language, 37, 2, 275-279. PMCID: PMC2950009.

Preston, J., L. Ramsdell, H. L., Oller, D. K., Edwards, M. L., Tobin, S. J. (2011). Developing a Weighted Measure of Speech Sound Accuracy. J. of Speech, Language and Hearing Research 54, 1-18. PMC3003752. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3003752.

Parham, D., Buder, E. H., Oller, D. K., Boliek, C. (2011). Syllable-Related Breathing Behaviors in Infants: Duration, Excursion, and Slope. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research. 54, 1039-1050. PMC3078530.

Griebel, U. and Oller, D. K. (2012). "Vocabulary learning in a Yorkshire terrier: Slow mapping of spoken words. PLoS ONE, 7, 1, 1-10, e30182. PMCID: PMC3281824.

Gibson, T., Oller, D. K., Jarmulowicz, L., Ethington, C. (2012). The receptive-expressive gap in the vocabulary of young second-language learners: Robustness and possible mechanisms. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition 15, 102-116. PMCID: PMC3254083.

Ramsdell, H. L., Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H., Ethington, C. A., Chorna, L. (2012). Identification of Prelinguistic Phonological Categories. Journal of Speech Language and Hearing Research, 55 (6), 1626-39. doi: 10.1044/1092-4388(2012/11-0250). Epub 2012 Apr 5. PMCID: PMC3936401.

Warlaumont, A. S., Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H., & Westermann, G. (2013). Prespeech motor learning in a neural network using reinforcement. Neural Networks, 38, 64–75. PMCID: PMC3541464. doi:10.1016.j.neunet.2012.11.012.

Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H., Ramsdell, H. L., Warlaumont, A. S., Chorna, L., & Bakeman, R. (2013). Functional flexibility of infant vocalization and the emergence of language. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 110 (16) 6318-6323. doi:10.1073/pnas.1300337110/-/DCSupplemental. PMCID: PMC3631625.

Yoder, P., Oller, D. K., Richards, J. & Gilkerson, J. (2013). Stability and Validity of an Automated Measure of Vocal Development From Day-Long Samples in Children With and Without Autism Spectrum Disorder. Autism Research, 6, 103-107. PMC3664259.

Franklin, B., Warlaumont, A. S., Messinger, D. S., Bene, E., Nathani Iyer, S., Lee, C-C., Lambert, B., Oller, D. K. (2014). Effects of Parental Interaction on Infant Vocalization Rate, Variability and Vocal Type. Language Learning and Development. 10(3):279–296. doi.org/10.1080/15475441.2013.849176. PMCID: PMC4222191. (Peer-reviewed article).

Patten, E., Belardi, K., Baranek, G. T., Watson, L. R., Labban, J. D., and Oller, D. K. (2014). Vocal patterns in infants with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Canonical babbling status and vocalization frequency. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disabilities. 44, 10, 2413-2428. PMCID: PMC4117826. doi: 10.1007/s10803-014-2047-4. (Peer-reviewed article).

Warlaumont, A. S., Richards, J. A., Gilkerson, J. & Oller, D. K. (2014). A Social Feedback Loop for Speech Development and Its Reduction in Autism. Psychological Science, 25: 1314-1324. DOI: 10.1177/0956797614531023 NIHMS577758. (Peer-reviewed article).

Oller, D. K. & Griebel, U. (2014). On Quantitative Comparative Research in Communication and Language Evolution. Biological Theory, 9, 2, 296-308. doi: 10.1007/s13752-014-0186-7. NIHMSID #613148. PMCID: PMC4179202 (Peer-reviewed article).

Oller, D. K. (2014). Phonation takes precedence over articulation in development as well as evolution of language. Commentary on "Hermann Ackermann, Steffen R. Hage and Wolfram Ziegler (2014). Brain mechanisms of acoustic communication in humans and nonhuman primates: An evolutionary perspective. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 37, pp 529-546 doi:10.1017/S0140525X13003099 Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 37, 567-568. NIHMSID: 555866. doi:10.1017/S0140525X13004159. (Peer-reviewed article) PMC4270269.

VanDam, M., Oller, D. K., Ambrose, S. E., Gray, S., Richards, J., Xu, D., Gilkerson, J., Silbert, N. H., Moeller, M-P. (2015). Automated vocal analysis of children with hearing loss and their typical and atypical peers. Ear and Hearing. 36(4) e146-152. doi: 10.1097/AUD.0000000000000138. PMC4478108.

Oller, D. K., Dale, R., & Griebel, U. (2016). New Frontiers in Language Evolution and Development: the Editors' Introduction. In New Frontiers in Language Evolution and Development Edited by: Wayne D. Gray. Topics in Cognitive Science (topiCS), 8(2), 353-360. PMCID: PMC4849476

Oller, D. K., Griebel, U., & Warlaumont, A. S. (2016). Vocal development as a guide to modeling the evolution of language. In New Frontiers in Language Evolution and Development Edited by: Wayne D. Gray. Topics in Cognitive Science (topiCS), 8(2) 382-392. PMCID: PMC4848144.

Griebel, U., Pepperberg, I. M., & Oller, D. K. (2016). Developmental plasticity and language: A comparative perspective. In New Frontiers in Language Evolution and Development Edited by: Wayne D. Gray. Topics in Cognitive Science (topiCS), 8(2), 435-445. PMCID: PMC4848145.

Nathani Iyer, S., Denson, H., Lazar, N. & Oller, D. K. (2016) Volubility of the human infant: Effects of parental interaction (or lack of it). Clinical Linguistic & Phonetics. DOI:10.3109/02699206.2016.1147082, 780747, PMC4902155

Farran, L., Lee, C-C., Yoo, H., & Oller, D. K. (2016). Cross-Cultural Register Differences in Infant-Directed Speech: An Initial Study. PLoS ONE 11(3): e0151518. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0151518 PMC4794163

Lee, C-C., Jhang, Y., Relyea, G., & Oller, D.K. (2016). Subtlety of ambient-language effects in babbling: A study of English- and Chinese-learning infants at 8, 10, and 12 months. Language Learning and Development. DOI: 10.1080/15475441.2016.1180983 NIHMSID #821602

Warlaumont, A. S., Richards, J. A., Gilkerson, J., Messinger, D. & Oller, D. K. (2016). The social feedback hypothesis and communicative development in ASD: A response to Akhtar et al. Psychological Science. 11, 1531-1533.

Woynaroski, T. , Oller, D. K., Bahar, K-K., Xu, D., Richards, J. A., Gilkerson, J., Gray, S., Yoder. P (2016). The Stability and Validity of Automated Vocal Analysis in Preverbal Preschoolers with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Autism Research. DOI: 10.1002/aur.1667

Abney, D. H., Warlaumont , A. S., Oller, D. K., Wallot, S., & Kello , C. T. (2016). Multiple Coordination Patterns in Infant and Adult Vocalizations. Infancy, 9, 1. doi:10.1111/infa.12165.

Belardi, K., Watson, L., Faldowski, R., Baranek, G., Crais, E., Patten, E. Oller, D. K., Hazlett, H., McComish, C. (2017). A Retrospective Video Analysis of Canonical Babbling and Volubility in Infants with Fragile X Syndrome at 9 -12 Months of Age. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disabilities. doi: 10.1007/s10803-017-3033-4.

Jhang, Y. & Oller, D. K. (2017). Emergence of fucntional flexibility in infant vocalizations of the first three months. Frontiers in Psychology. 8:300. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00300

Gilkerson, J., Richards, J.A., Warren, S. F., Greenwood, C. R., Oller, D. K., Montgomery, J. K., Hansen, J. H. L., Xu, D. & Paul, T. D. (2017). Mapping the early language environment using all-day recordings and automated analysis. American Journal of Speech Language Pathology. doi:10.1044/2016

Gibson, T. A., Oller, D. K. & Jarmulowicz, L. (2017). Difficulties Using Standardized Tests to Identify the Receptive Expressive Gap in Bilingual Children's Vocabularies. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition. doi: https://doi.org/10.1017/S1366728917000074 pp. 1-12.

Jhang, Y., Franklin, B., Ramsdell, H. L., & Oller, D. K. (2017). Roles of the face and voice in early human communication: Roots of language in multimodal expression. Frontiers in Communication. doi: https://doi.org/10.3389/fcomm.2017.00010

presentations

Invited Conference Presentations

Oller, D. K. (2000, February). The natural logic of emergent communication systems: development and evolution. Invited presentation for the Workshop on "Development and Interaction of Linguistic and Non-linguistic Cognition in Infants". Seminare der Otto und Martha Fischbeck-Stiftung am Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin. Berlin, Germany.

Oller, D. K. (2000, February). Infant vocal development in the perspective of the history of science. Invited presentation at the Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research. Altenberg, Austria.

Oller, D. K. (2000, October). The Natural Logic of Communicative Possibilities: Modularity and Presupposition. 5th Altenberg Workshop in Theoretical Biology, Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research. Altenberg, Austria.

Oller, D. K., Van Kleeck, A., Kent, R.D., Sininger, Y., Masterson, J., & Scott, C. (April, 2001). The Faculty Shortage in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Emerging Issues Session at the Council on Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Sarasota, Florida.

Oller, D. K. (2001, September). Normal vocal development and effects of hearing impairment. Invited presentation to the NIDCD Working Group on the Early Identification of Hearing Impairment. Washington, DC.

Oller, D. K. & Griebel, U. (2001, October). Organizer and moderator of 6th Altenberg Workshop in Theoretical Biology, Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research: The evolution of communicative systems: a comparative approach. Altenberg, Austria.

Oller, D. K. (2001, October). Underpinnings for a theory of the evolution of communication systems. Paper presented at the 6th Altenberg Workshop in Theoretical Biology, Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research: The evolution of communicative systems: a comparative approach. Altenberg, Austria.

Oller, D. K. (2002, February). Infant vocal development as a key to understanding the origins of language. Invited colloquium for the Florida Atlantic University Science Fair, Davie, FL.

Oller, D. K. (2002, February). Bilingual learning in social and psychological perspective. Keynote address for the Florida Atlantic University Science Fair, Davie, FL.

Oller, D.K. (2002, April). The shortage of Ph.D. faculty in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Address to the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Palm Springs, CA.

Oller, D.K. and Griebel, U. (2003, August). Evolution of communicative signals: A comparative perspective on the emergence of syllabification. Ontogeny and phylogeny of syllable organization: a Festschrift for Peter MacNeilage, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

Oller D. K. (2004, April). Landmarks in early research career development. 2nd Annual Conference on Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders: Lessons for Success, American Speech-Language Hearing Association, Miami.

Oller, D. K. (2004, May). Infant vocal development and foundations for the linguistic capacity. Invited symposium for the International Conference on Infant Studies. Chicago.

Oller, D. K. and Buder, E. H. (2004, May). Vocal Contextual Freedom in the first months of life. Symposium paper at the International Conference on Infant Studies. Chicago.

Buder, E. H. and Oller, D. K. (2004, May). Parametric representations for the acoustic study of infant vocalization. Symposium paper at the International Conference on Infant Studies. Chicago.

Oller, D. K. (2004, May). Comments on Invited Symposium, Development in the active voice: Relationships between social and vocal development in infancy. Organized by Michael Goldstein. International Conference on Infant Studies. Chicago.

Oller, D. K. (2004, July). Models and methods in research on infant vocalizations. Presentation for International Symposium 'Spraak in de maak' (Speech in the Making), sponsored by the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam.

Oller, D. K. (2005, March). Evolution and development of vocal/auditory language. Keynote address to the International Society for Cochlear Implantation in Children, Dallas, TX.

Oller, D. K. (2005, April). Infant vocalizations as indicators of neuro-developmental status. Conference for Pediatric Update. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.

Oller, D. K. (2005, April). Management of an Independent Research Program: Establishing a Research Laboratory. 3rd Annual Conference on Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders: Lessons for Success, American Speech-Language Hearing Association, Washington, DC.

Oller, D. K. and Washington, J. (2005, April). Grantsmanship: The review process. 3rd Annual Conference on Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders: Lessons for Success, American Speech-Language Hearing Association, Washington, DC.

Oller, D. K., and Newhoff, M. (2005, April). Ph.D. Program Forum, moderated by Julie Masterson: The Summer Institute and Recruitment Strategies for Ph.D. students, Annual meeting of the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Scottsdale, AZ.

Oller, D. K. (2005, June). Foundations of spoken language in the first year of life: the emergence of phonological systems. Keynote address to the International Child Phonology Conference, Fort Worth, TX.

Oller, D. K. & Griebel, U. (2005, July). Contextual flexibility in infant vocal development and the earliest steps in the evolution of language. Paper for the International workshop on The Evolution of Communicative Creativity: From Fixed Signals to Contextual Flexibility. Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research. Altenberg, Austria.

Griebel, U. & Oller, D. K. (2005, July). Evolutionary forces favoring contextual flexibility: The role of deception and protean behavior. Paper for the International workshop on The Evolution of Communicative Creativity: From Fixed Signals to Contextual Flexibility. Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research. Altenberg, Austria.

Oller, D. K. (2005, November). The role of the peer group in Ph.D. education. Thinking about a Ph.D.? Information session for prospective doctoral students. American Speech-Language Hearing Association Annual Convention, San Diego, CA.

Oller, D. K. (2007, March). Natural logic of vocal capabilities and the evolution of language. Keynote presentation for the International Linguistics Association, New York, NY.

Oller, D. K., Nathani Iyer, S., Buder, E. H., Kwon, K., Chorna, L. and Conway, K. (2007). Diversity and contrastivity in prosodic and syllabic development. International Congress of Phonetic Sciences. Saarbrucken, Germany.

Oller, D. K. (2009). A new ethological approach for human vocal communication: Representative sampling by all-day recording supplemented by automated analysis. Paper for the International Society for Human Ethology, Orono, ME.

Oller, D. K. (2009). Rapid shift accompanying L2 immersion at onset of schooling: Evidence of losses in L1. Keynote address for Contextualizing Bilingualism and Biliteracy (National Conference on Bilingualism and Biliteracy Development). Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada.

Oller, D. K. & Nathani Iyer, S (2009). Naturalistic recording and representative sampling of vocal behavior: Prospects for screening, diagnosis, and monitoring of progress in intervention. Preconference to the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development: Research on Children with Mild to Severe Hearing Loss. Denver, CO.

Oller, D. K. & Niyogi, P. (2010). Vocal development theory and the automated identification of developmental disorders including autism. Banbury conference on Linguistic Phenotypes, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories, NY.

Oller, D. K. (2010). Automated Analysis of Vocal Development and Family Interaction: The Present and Future. Keynote presentation for the First LENA Users Conference. Denver, CO

Oller, D. K. (2011). Automated monitoring of vocal development: The potential for screening and diagnosis of childhood handicaps. Presentation for the Partha Niyogi Memorial Conference, Chicago, IL.

Jarmulowicz, L., Bauer, K., & Oller, D. K. (2012). Bilingual children's language and literacy development in early elementary grades. Tennessee Board of Regents Research Development Conference, Nashville, TN.

Oller, D. K. (2012). Vocalization analysis by totally objective means as a clinical tool. Seminar for the 42nd Annual Mid-South Conference on Communicative Disorders. Memphis, TN.

Oller, D. K. (2012). Automated monitoring of vocal development and the early detection of autism. Invited plenary presentation for Engineering and Autism: A National Workshop. University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.

Oller, D. K. (2014). Phonetic coding of infant vocalizations. Invited presentation for the NIH Autism Center of Excellence Workshop of Analysis and Assessment of Early Vocal Behavior, sponsored by the Marcus Autism Center, Emory Univ., Atlanta, GA.

Oller, D. K., Griebel, U., Jhang, Y., Warlaumont, A. S., Dale, R. (2014). The Development of Laughter and Vocal Precursors to Speech, Symposium on laughter at the American Psychological Association meeting, Washington, DC.

Oller, D. K., Betty Vohr, Melinda Caskey, Hyunjoo Yoo, Edina Bene, Yuna Jhang, Anne Warlaumont, Ulrike Griebel, Eugene Buder (2014). Infant vocalization and birdsong: an infrastructural view. Paper for symposium on Speech & song development (Chair: D.K. Oller), for the Society for Neuroscience satellite meeting: Birdsong4: Rhythms and Clues from Neurons to Behavior. Washington, DC.

Oller, D. K. (2015). Foundations for the language capacity in early human infancy. Keynote presentation for the Gatlinburg Conference on Mental Retardation, New Orleans, LA.

Universities/Industries

Oller, D. K. (1991, May). The Tactual Speech Project. Presented at workshop for Dade County Public Schools teachers, Mailman Center for Child Develop¬ment, Miami, FL.

Oller, D. K. (1991, June). Focus on phonetic transcription: How can we analyze children's speech and infants' vocalizations? Workshop presented at Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, NE.

Oller, D.K. (1994, June). Transitions to Language: Normal and Disordered Developmental Paths in Infants and Toddlers. One-day workshop held at Southeastern Louisiana University's Speech-Language Hearing Program.

Oller, D.K., & Umbel, V. (1994, October). Phonological translation and phonological awareness in bilingual children. Presented at Conference on Young Child Speech and Language, Hammond, LA.

Oller, D.K. (1994, October). Bilingual language development. Colloquium for Memphis State University, Memphis, TN.

Oller, D.K. (2000, February). The development of speech and the origin of linguistic systems. Colloquium for Program in Linguistics, University of Southern Maine, Portland, Maine.

Oller, D.K. (2002, April). Human uniqueness of vocal capacity: evidence from the first year of life. Invited speaker for the Colloquium series at the University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA.

Oller, D.K. (2003, March). Assessment of oral language and speech in bilingual individuals. Short course for the Mid-South Conference on Communicative Disorders. Memphis, TN.

Griebel, U., Mather, J. A. & Oller, D. K. (2004, May). Double signaling in the Caribbean reef squid Sepioteuthis sepioidea. 65th Annual Conference of the Association of Southeastern Biologists, Memphis.

Oller, D. K. (2004, September). Early patterns of human infant vocalization. Infoture's First Scientific Conference on LENA (Learning Enrichment Assessment), Boulder, CO.

Oller, D. K. (2004, October). Vocal development and the evolution of language. Annual Steer Memorial Lecture, Purdue University.

Oller, D. K. (2005, February). Evolution of language: perspectives from infant vocal development. Presentation for Darwin Day at Augustana College, Moline, IL.

Oller, D. K. and Buder, E. (2005, April). Workshop on infant vocal development and young child phonology. Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and Athens Regional Rehabilitation Services. The University of Georgia, Athens, Ga.

Oller, D. K. (2005, October). Infant vocal development as a guide in speculations about the evolution of language. Colloquium for the Dept. of Psychology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Oller, D. K. (2008). Naturalistic observation and automated analysis of vocalization in infants and children. Geneva, Switzerland: Invited presentation for the University of Geneva.

Oller, D. K. (2008). Naturalistic observation and automated analysis of vocalization: The new ethology of vocal development. Altenberg, Austria: Invited presentation for the Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research.

Oller, D. K. (2010). Vocal development and the evolution of language. Colloquium for the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig.

Oller, D. K. (2010). "Vocal development theory and automated analysis of naturalistic recordings in childhood." Colloquium for the University of Iowa and Boys Town National Research Hospital and Research Institute.

Oller, D. K. & Owren, M. (2012). Vocal control in human language: Cross-species, neural. and evolutionary/developmental perspectives. Seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Atlanta, GA.

Oller, D. K. (2012). Early vocal development and the identification of developmental disorders. Invited presentation for the National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan.

Oller, D. K. (2012). Automated vocalization analysis for early identification of ASD. Invited presentation for the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Oller, D. K. (2013). Vocal development and early detection of disorders. Invited presentation for Brown University, Neonatology, Women and Infants Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI.

Oller, D. K. (2013). Infrastructure for vocal development and evolution. Invited presentation for Hunter College, CUNY, Laboratory of Vocal Learning, New York, NY.

Oller, D.K. (2013). How early vocal development provides perspective on the evolution of language: Functional flexibility in vocal communication as a foundational principle. Invited presentation of the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistic Research, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

Oller, D. K. & Griebel, U. (2013). Volubility in humans and non-humans: A projected project on canine vocal communication. Colloquium for the Wolf Science Center, Ernstbrunn, Austria.

Oller, D. K. (2014). Emergence of foundations for language. Bold Aspirations Lecture for the University of Kansas. Lawrence, KA.

Oller, D. K. (2015). Infant Vocal Development and the Speech/Language Capacity. Invited lecture for the University of Maryland, College Park, MD.

Oller, D. K. (2015). Infant Vocal Development and Origins of Spoken Language. Invited lecture for the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN.

Oller, D. K. (2016). Automated vocal development assessment. Invited presentation for the Urban Child Institute, Memphis, TN.

Other Conference Presentations (starting from the year 2000; refereed publications are marked with a *)

*Nathani, S., Oller, D. K., & Cobo-Lewis, A. (2000, June). Vocal development in typical and deaf infants. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.

Nathani, S., Lynch, M. P., & Oller, D. K. (2000, June). Rhythmic organization in typical and deaf prelinguistic vocalizations. Child Phonology Conference, Cedar Rapids, IA.

Oller, D. K (2000, June). Transcription and categorization of infant vocalization. Child Phonology Conference, Cedar Rapids, IA.

Oller, D. K. & Nathani, S. (2000, August). Hierarchical coding of vocalization: computer-based training and reliability. Measuring Behavior, 2000: Third International Conference on Methods and Techniques in Behavioral Research, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

Cobo-Lewis, A., Vergara, K., Oller, K., Pipho, M., Escobar Shashaty, M., & Eilers, R. (2000, May). Speech perception through the nineties: A longitudinal examination of deaf children's minimal-pairs performance by ear and by taction. Paper presented at the biennial International Sensory Aids Conference, Exeter, England.

*Oller, D.K., Nathani, S. & Delgado, R. E. (2000, November). Standardized training for phonetic transcription and coding of infant vocalizations. Computer Laboratory for the Annual convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Washington, DC.

Pearson, B. Z., Navarro, A. M., Oller, D. K. & Cobo-Lewis, A. B. (April, 2001). Ambient language effects on syllable shape at 11 months. Child Phonology Conference, Boston, MA.

Nathani, S., Neal, A. R., Olds, H., Brill, J. & Oller, D. K. (April, 2001). Canonical babbling and volubility in infants with moderate to severe hearing impairment. Child Phonology Conference, Boston, MA.

*Oller, D. K. (August, 2001). Vocal development and evolution of speech. Poster presentation at the XXVII International Ethological Conference, Tübingen, Germany.

*Oller, D.K. (2001, November). Groundwork for a theory of the evolution of the speech capacity. Paper presented in symposium in memory of Rachel E. Stark for the Annual convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (organized by Suneeti Nathani), New Orleans.

Oller, D.K. (2002, May). Child phonology in the perspective of interspecies comparison and evolutionary theory. Invited address to the Child Phonology conference, Wichita, KS.

Nathani, S., Buder, E., and Oller, D.K. (2002, May). Acoustic characterization of precanonical infant vocalizations. Child Phonology conference, Wichita, KS.

*Oller, D.K. (2002, August). Functions of human infant vocalization: natural selection and survivability. International Society for Human Ethology conference. Montreal, CA.

*Oller, D.K. and Pearson, B. Z. (2002, November). Assessment of bilingual children's oral language and school success, Miniseminar for the American Speech-Language Hearing Association annual convention, Atlanta.

*Eilers, R. E. & Oller, D.K. (2003, April). Language and Literacy in Bilingual Children: The Miami Experience. Symposium for the Society for Research in Child Development. Tampa, FL.

*Oller, D. K. (2003, May). Bilingual learning: Differentiation, carry-over, and the distributed characteristic. Colloquium for the 4th International Symposium on Bilingualism. Tempe, AZ.

*Pearson, B. Z., Cobo-Lewis, A. B. & Oller, D. K. (2003, May). Bilingual phonetic adaptation in early meaningful speech and babbling: Evidence from unintelligible utterances. Paper presented in the colloquium Bilingual learning: Differentiation, carry-over, and the distributed characteristic at the 4th International Symposium on Bilingualism. Tempe, AZ.

*Oller, D.K. (2003, May). The distributed characteristic in bilingual learning: effects in various realms of grammar. Paper presented in the colloquium Bilingual learning: Differentiation, carry-over, and the distributed characteristic at the 4th International Symposium on Bilingualism. Tempe, AZ.

*Buder, E. H., Oller, D. K., & Magoon, J. (2003, August). Vocal intensity and phonatory regimes in the development of infant protophones. International Conference of Phonetic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain.

*Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H., Nathani, S. (2003, November). Origins of speech: How infant vocalizations provide a foundation. Miniseminar for the American Speech-Language Hearing Association convention, Chicago.

*Eilers R. E. & Oller, D. K. (2004, February). Literacy and language in bilingual children: a multifaceted study of two-way education. Symposium for the National Association of Bilingual Education Convention, Albuquerque.

*Oller, D. K. (2004, February). Profile effects in bilingual children's language and literacy performance. Paper presented in the Symposium organized by Eilers and Oller, for the National Association of Bilingual Education Convention, Albuquerque.

*Oller, D. K., Cobo-Lewis, A. B. & Pearson, B. Z. (March, 2004). Profiles in early bilingual learning: vocabulary acquisition and the distributed characteristic. Paper presented at the International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistic Association, Lafayette, LA.

*Oller, D. K. and LaFreniere, P. (July, 2004). Foundations of human communication: Vocalization and emotional expression in the first six months. International Society for Human Ethology, Gent, Belgium.

*Griebel, U. and Oller, D. K. (July, 2004). A comparative perspective on contextual freedom in communication. International Society for Human Ethology, Gent, Belgium.

*Price, J. Pollock, K. and Oller, D. K. (November, 2004). Infraphonological and phonological development in six children adopted from China. Poster for the American Speech-Language Hearing Association convention, Philadelphia.

*Oller, D. K. (November, 2004). Phonetic Transcription and Infant Vocalization, Coding in Phonological Assessment. Seminar for the American Speech-Language Hearing Association convention, Philadelphia.

*Buder, E., Milenkovic, P., Green, P., Boilek, C., Oller, D. K., Pathak, H., Delgado, R. & Chorna, L. (November, 2004). New Methods and New Questions in Infant Vocal Development. Seminar for the American Speech-Language Hearing Association convention, Philadelphia.

*Oller, D. K. and Ramsdell, H. (June, 2005). Infant-caregiver negotiation over sound-meaning correspondences in early vocal communication. International Child Phonology Conference, Fort Worth, TX.

* Ramsdell, H. and Oller, D. K. (June, 2005). Reliability in Transcription and Coding of Infant Vocalizations. International Child Phonology Conference, Fort Worth, TX.

Pearson, B. Z., Oller, D. K., and Cobo-Lewis, A. B. (October, 2005). Spanish as an initial teaching alphabet for young ESL learners. 28th Second Language Research Forum, Columbia University, New York, NY.

*Oller, D.K. (November, 2005). Phonetic Transcription and Infant Vocalization, Coding in Phonological Assessment. Seminar for the American Speech-Language Hearing Association, San Diego.

*Ramsdell, H. and Oller, D. K. (November, 2005). Item Analysis for Transcription of Infant Vocalizations. Paper for the American Speech-Language Hearing Association, San Diego.

*Oller, D. K. and Buder, E. H. (December, 2005). Evolutionary implications of vocal development in the first half-year of life. International conference on Emerging Language Abilities. Lyon, France.

*Oller, D.K. (June, 2006). Monitoring early vocal development in infants and young children. International conference on cochlear implants. Vienna, Austria.

*Oller, D. K., Jarmulowicz, L., Gibson, T. and Hoff, E. (November, 2006). First language vocabulary suppression in early bilinguals during language immersion. Boston University Child Language Conference, Boston, MA.

*Kwon, K., Buder, E.H., & Oller, D.K. (2006, June). Contextual flexibility in precanonical infant vocalizations: Its role as a foundation for speech. Paper presented at the 2006 International Child Phonology Conference, Edmonton, AB, Canada.

*Kwon, K. Buder, E.H., Oller, D.K., & Chorna, L.B. (2006, November). The role of fundamental frequency characteristics in classifying prebabbling vocalizations. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Miami, FL.

*Nathani, S., Oller, D. K., and Reinstein, E. (2006, November). Pitch development in typical and deaf infants. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Miami, FL.

*Nathani, S., Oller, D. K., and Reinstein, E. (2006, November). Protophone development in typical and deaf infants. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Miami, FL.

*Ramsdell, H. and Oller, D.K. (2006, November). Reliability assessment in infant vocal development. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, in special Symposium, A cross-section of research in the phonetic sciences. Miami, FL.

*Kwon, K., Buder, E. H., Oller, D. K. & Chorna, L. B. (2007). Classifying Infant Vocalizations Based on Fundamental Frequency (f0). Paper for the International Child Phonology Conference. Seattle, WA.

*Ramsdell, H. & Oller, D. K. (2007). Early empirical results on the emergence of phonological categories: Raw phonological material
and negotiable phonological product. Paper for the International Child Phonology Conference. Seattle, WA.

*Kwon, K., Oller, D K. & Buder, E.H. (2007) Evidence of systematic repetition in infant vocalizations. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Boston, MA.

*Gibson, T., Jarmulowicz, L. & Oller, D.K. (2007) L1 suppression in Spanish-English bilingual kindergartners. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Boston, MA.

*Ramsdell, H. L., Oller, D. K. & Buder, E. H. (2007). Defining the canonical syllable in acoustic terms. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Boston, MA.

*Wallace, M. C., Cleary, J., Buder, E., Oller, D. K., Sheinkopf, S, Mundy, P. (2008). An Acoustic Inspection of Vocalizations in Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Poster for the International Meeting for Autism Research. London, UK.

*Pearson, B. Z., Oller, D. K., Gibson, T. A., Resende, R. (2008). Qualitative issues in bilingual children's minority language input. International Association for the Study Child Language. Edinburgh, Scotland.

*Oller, D. K., Ramsdell, H. L. (2008). The creation of phonological categories and the negotiation of word meanings in early lexical development. International Association for the Study Child Language. Edinburgh, Scotland.

*Oller, D. K. (2008). Rapid language shift in early second language learning: An evolutionary perspective. Meeting of the International Society for Human Ethology, Bologna, Italy.

*Warlaumont, A., Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H., Kozma, R., Dale, R. (2008). Analysis of infant vocalizations using a self-organizing map. Poster presentation for the Cognitive Science Society. Washington, DC.

*Warlaumont, A., Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H. & Dale. R. (2008). Using self-organizing neural networks to classify and model the perception of infant vocalizations. Paper presentation for the International Child Phonology Conference, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

*Ramsdell, H. L., Buder, E. H., Oller, D. K. & Chorna, L. (2008). Acoustic criteria for canonicity in infants' syllables. Paper presentation for the International Child Phonology Conference, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

*Oller, D. K., Ramsdell, H. L. (2008). The creation of phonological categories and the negotiation of word meanings in early lexical development. International Association for the Study Child Language. Edinburgh, Scotland.

*Oller, D. K., Gibson, T., Jarmulowicz, L., & Powers, A. (2008). Rapid language shift in early second language learning: An evolutionary perspective. Meeting of the International Society for Human Ethology, Bologna, Italy.

*Oller, D. K. (2008). Evaluating early child language input and language learning: New tools for naturalistic sampling and assessment. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL

*Warlaumont, A., Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H., & Kwon, K. (2008). A self-organizing neural network for classification of infants' preverbal vocalizations. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL

*Wallace, M. C., Cleary, J. E., Buder, E. H., Oller, D. K., Sheinkopf, S. & Mundy, P. (2008). An acoustical analysis of vocalizations in children with autism. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL

*Preston, J., Ramsdell, H., & Oller, D. K. (2008). Preliminary investigation of a weighted measure of speech sound accuracy. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL

*Ramsdell, H. & Oller, D.K. (2008). The emergence of phonological categories: Raw material and negotiable product. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL

*Kwon, K. Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H., Cleary, J. E., Sheinkopf, S. & Mundy, P. (2008). Pitch in prelinguistic vocalizations of children with autism. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL

*Oller, D. K., Gray, S., Richards, J. A. Gilkerson, J., Warren, S. F., & Niyogi, P. (2009). Evaluating naturalistic home recordings: Automated analysis of acoustic features of infant sounds. Paper Symposium organized by Stephen Sheinkopf : Automated assessment of vocal communicative environments: developmental and clinical potentials. Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development. Denver, CO.

*Kwon, K. Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H. (2009). Systematic vocal repetition in infant vocalizations. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, New Orleans, LA.

*Buder, E. H., Oller, D. K., Parham, D. & Doiuchi, M. (2009). Development of Respiratory & Phonatory Control in Infancy. Seminar presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, New Orleans, LA.

*Ramsdell, H.L. & Oller, D.K. (2009). The phonetic nature of early phonological categories. Seminar presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, New Orleans, LA.

*Montgomery, J. K., Oller, D. K., Gilkerson, J., Shubin, J., Richards, J. A., Xu, D., Gray, S., & Yapanel, U. (2009). ASD Screening: Automatic Analysis of Child Vocalizations in Natural Environments. Seminar presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, New Orleans, LA.

*Gibson, T., Jarmulowicz, L., & Oller, D. K. (2009). Children's performance on standardized language tests administered by non-native speakers. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, New Orleans, LA.

*Jarmulowicz, L., Oller, D. K., Gibson, T., Reese, L., Goldenberg, C., Powers, A., Mejia-Aruaz R., & Bazan, R. (2009). Rapid language shift in early second language immersion. Seminar presented at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, New Orleans, LA.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H. (2010). Modeling the perception of infant vocalizations: a comparison of a self-organizing map and principal components analysis. International Conference on Infant Studies, Baltimore, MD.

*Xu, D., Gray, S., Richards, J. A. Gilkerson, J., Warren, S. F., Oller, D. K. (2010). Automatic Identification of Children at-Risk for ASD Using Audio Recording. Poster for the International Meeting for Autism Research. Philadelphia, PA.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Xu, D., Dale, R., Richards, J. A. Gilkerson, J., Oller, D. K. (2010). Leader-Follower Dynamics of Adult-Child Vocal Interaction in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Presentation for the International Meeting for Autism Research. Philadelphia, PA.

Preston, J. L., Ramsdell, H. L., Oller, D. K., Edwards M. L., Tobin, S. J. (2010) Developing and psychometrically investigating the Weighted Speech Sound Accuracy (WSSA) measure. International Child Phonology Conference. Memphis, TN.

Oller, D. K., Powers, A., Jarmulowicz, L. (2010). Phonological correctness and accentedness in early L2 learning: Both L1 and L2 show effects of interference. International Child Phonology Conference. Memphis, TN.

Pennino, A., Oller, D. K. Jarmulowicz, L. (2010). Monolingual and bilingual Spanish-English children's phonological production on Rapid Automatized Naming Tasks. Poster for the International Child Phonology Conference. Memphis, TN.

Buder, E. H., Oller, D. K., Bakeman, R. (2010). Vocal repetition increases during the first year of development. International Child Phonology Conference. Memphis, TN.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Oller, D. K. (2010). Assessing the categorical status of pre-speech phonological categories through continuous listener judgments. International Child Phonology Conference. Memphis, TN.

*Ramsdell, H. L., Oller, D. K. (2010). Individual differences in early vocal development across a sample of 8 infants. International Child Phonology Conference. Memphis, TN.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Oller, D. K., Dale, R., Gilkerson, J., Richards, J. A., Xu, D. (2010). Vocal Interaction Dynamics of Children With and Without Autism. Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Portland, OR.

*Jarmulowicz, L., Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H. (2010). L2-L1 Effects in Stops: Spanish-English Bilingual & Monolingual Children. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

*Oller, D. K., Jarmulowicz, L., Gibson, T. and Powers A. (2010). New Concepts in Assessment for Bilingual Children . Seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

*Montgomery, J. and Oller, D.K. (2010). LENA Technology: Expanding Research and Clinical Application in Child Language. Preconference symposium for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.

*Gibson, T. A., Oller, D. K., Jarmulowicz, L. (2011). Nonword repetition and receptive vocabulary in bilingual kindergarteners: Concurrent correlations in a longitudinal study. Meeting of the International Association for Child Language. Montreal.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Westermann, G. and Oller, D. K. (2011). Self-production facilitates and adult input interferes in a neural network model of infant vowel imitation. AISB-11Meeting. York, UK. Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Oller, D. K., Buder, E. H., Westermann, G. (2011). A computational neural network model of infant vocal learning. Poster presented at the 2011 DOE CSGF Annual Conference, Arlington, Va.

*Franklin, B., Oller, D. K., Ramsdell, H. L., & Jhang, Y. -S. (2011). Affect identification in early infant vocalizations. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Diego, CA.

*Jarmulowicz, L. & Oller, D. K. (2011). Longitudinal exploration of literacy in bilingual elementary children. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Diego, CA.

*Jhang, Y.-S., Oller, D. K., Ramsdell, H., & Franklin, B. (2011). Observer Agreement for Affect Expressed During Infant Vocalization. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Diego, CA.

*Buder, E. H., Oller D. K., Cleary, J. E., Bradley, A. & Fields, R. (2011). Early positive signs of autism: home- and lab-based findings. Seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Diego, CA.

*Oller D. K. (2011). Automated detection of autism by vocal analysis. Paper presented in Seminar organized by Eugene Buder for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, San Diego, CA.

*Yoder, P. J., Oller, D. K., Richards, J. A., Gray, S., & Gilkerson, J. (2012). Stability and validity of a new vocal complexity measure. International Meeting of Autism Research. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

*Burrows, L., Jarmulowicz, L. & Oller, D. K. (2012). Allophony interaction in Spanish-English bilingual children. International Child Phonology Conference. Minneapolis, MN.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Dale, R., Buder, E. H., Franklin, B. & Oller, D. K. (2012). Interactive online training and diary systems for caregivers of prelinguistic infants. International Child Phonology Conference. Minneapolis, MN.

*Jhang, Y.-S., Lee, C.-C. & Oller, D. K. (2012). An Agenda for the Study of Syllable Development in English and Mandarin. International Child Phonology Conference. Minneapolis, MN.

*Franklin, B., Warlaumont, A. S., Lambert, B., Messinger, D., & Oller, D. K. (2012). Volubility of Infant Vocalization in Face to Face, Still Face, and Reunion. International Child Phonology Conference. Minneapolis, MN.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Westermann, G. and Oller, D. K. (2012). A connectionist model of early motor speech development that learns by using reinforcement. Presented at the 13th Neural Computation and Psychology Workshop. Donostia, San Sebastián, Spain.

Oller, D. K., Griebel, U. and Warlaumont, A. S. (2012). Vocal development as a guide to modeling the evolution of language. Paper for the 28th Altenberg Workshop in Theoretical Biology. Origins of Complex Communication and Language: Epigenetic Modeling and Ethological Observation. Organized by D. K. Oller, U. Griebel and R. Dale. Altenberg, Austria.

Griebel, U. & Oller, D. K. (2012), "My dog understands every word I say": Cognitive underpinnings of language and evidence from the animal kingdom. Paper for the 28th Altenberg Workshop in Theoretical Biology. Origins of Complex Communication and Language: Epigenetic Modeling and Ethological Observation. Organized by D. K. Oller, U. Griebel and R. Dale. Altenberg, Austria.

*Owren, M. J., Oller, D. Kimbrough, & Buder, E. (session chair) (2012). Seminar: Vocal Control in Human Language: Cross-Species, Neural, & Evolutionary/Developmental Perspectives (Invited). Seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Atlanta, GA.

*Burrows, L., Jarmulowicz, L., & Oller, D.K. (2012). A longitudinal study of possible allophony interaction in bilingual learners. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Atlanta, GA.

*Franklin, B., Warlaumont, A., Bene, E., Lee, C.C, Lambert, B., Messinger, D., Oller, D.K., (2012). Volubility of Infant Vocalization in Interactive and Non-Interactive Circumstances. Technical Session Paper for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Atlanta, GA.

*Franklin, B., & Oller, D.K., (2012). The Tests for Autism: A Review and Recommendations. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Atlanta, GA.

*Jhang, Y., Warlaumont, A., Dale, R., Lee, C.-C., Bene, E., Rangisetty, N., Oller, D. K. (2012). Recognition of Infant Vocalizations by Parent Report & Naturalistic Listening. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Atlanta, GA.

*Lee, C.-C., Jhang, Y., Chen, L.-M., D. K., Oller. (2012). Syllabification & Segmentation in English & Mandarin. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Atlanta, GA.

*Warlaumont, A. S., & Dale, R. (2012). Analysis of interpersonal dynamics in spoken interaction. Given at the TIMELY Training School on Dynamical Systems for Psychological Timing and Timing in Speech Processing, organized by M. A. Elliott, A. Esposito, & A. Vatakis, Salerno, Italy.

*Yoder, P. J., Oller, D. K., Richards, J. A., Gray, S., & Gilkerson, J. (2012). Stability and validity of a new vocal complexity measure. International Meeting of Autism Research. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Westermann, G. and Oller, D. K. (2012). A connectionist model of early motor speech development that learns by using reinforcement. Presented at the 13th Neural Computation and Psychology Workshop. Donostia, San Sebastián, Spain.

*Warlaumont, A. S. (2012). Social Feedback loops in vocal motor development. Presented at the Guy Van Orden Workshop on Cognition and Dynamics, VII, Storrs, CT.

Warlaumont, A. S. (2012). Simulating evolution and learning of human vocal signals. Presented at the 2012 DOE CSGF Annual Conference, Arlington, VA.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Westermann, G., & Oller, D. K. (2012). A connectionist model of early motor speech development that learns by using reinforcement. Presented at the Neural Computation in Psychology Workshop, San Sebastian, Spain.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Westermann, G., Oller, D. K., & Buder, E. H. (2012). A neural network model of infant vocalization learning with reinforcement. Poster presented at the International Conference on Infant Studies, Minneapolis, MN.

Xu, Dongxin, Paul Yoder, Brian A. Boyd, Yiwen Zhang, Fan Jiang, Jeffrey A. Richards, Jill Gilkerson, D. Kimbrough Oller (2013) The Potential of the LENA Audio-based Autism Screen: Comparison among Four Data Sets. LENA Research Conference, Denver.

*Lee, C.-C., Jhang, Y., Chen, L.-M., D. K., Oller. (2013). Effective blinding for observers for study of ambient language effects. Poster for the annual meeting of the International Child Phonology Conference, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

*Jhang, Y., Franklin, B., Ramsdell, H., Oller, D. K. (2013). The role of auditory and visual signaling in flexibility of early infant communication. Poster for the annual meeting of the International Child Phonology Conference, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

*Oller, D. K., Eugene Buder, Anne S. Warlaumont, Heather Ramsdell, Suneeti Iyer, Barbara Franklin, Chia-Cheng Lee, Yu-Syuan Jhang, Elena Patten, Li-Mei Chen, Grace Baranek, Katie Belardi, Linda Watson, Rick Dale (2013). Infant Vocal Development: The Search for Early Identification of Disorders. Two-hour seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

*Warlaumont, A. S., Jeffrey A. Richards, Jill Gilkerson, D. Kimbrough Oller (2013). The Role of Adult Responses in Speech-Language Development in Autism: New Evidence From LENA Recordings. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

*Jhang, Y., Anne Warlaumont, Rick Dale, Heather Ramsdell, Li-Mei Chen, D. Kimbrough Oller (2013). Parent Recognition of Functional Flexibility in Early Infant Vocalization: Diary Report From Taiwanese & American Parents. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

*Lee, Chia-Cheng, Yuna Jhang, Li-mei Chen, D. Kimbrough Oller (2013). Ambient Language Effects in Chinese- & English-Learning Infants at 8, 10, & 12 Months. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

*Iyer, S. N., D. Kimbrough Oller (2013). Vocalization Rate (Volubility) Across Three Social Contexts in the First Year of Life. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

*Franklin, B, Anne Warlaumont, D. Kimbrough Oller (2013). Infant Volubility by Random Sampling From All-Day Recordings. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

*Burrows, L., Linda Jarmulowicz, D. Kimbrough Oller (2013). Allophony in Bilingual Learners: A Longitudinal Study. Oral presentation for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

*Jhang, Y., Lee, C-.C., Hsueh, Y., & Oller, D. K. (2014, May). Behavior matching and Imitation in Infants: definitions and debates. With U. Mueller (Discussant), Confusion, complexity and neglect: Studying imitation in infancy. Symposium conducted at the 44th Annual Meeting of Jean Piaget Society, San Francisco, CA.

*Lee, C.-C., Jhang, Y., Hsueh, Y., & Oller, D. K. (2014, May). Infant vocal imitation of familiar syllables from live and video models. With U. Mueller (Discussant), Confusion, complexity and neglect: Studying imitation in infancy. Symposium conducted at the 44th Annual Meeting of Jean Piaget Society, San Francisco, CA.

*Oller, D. K., Griebel, U. (2014, July). Human vocal development and animal communication in an evodevo approach to language. Pan European conference on evolutionary developmental biology (Euro EvoDevo), Vienna, Austria.

*Warlaumont, A. W., Richards, J., Gilkerson, J., Oller, D. K. (2014, July). A dynamic social feedback loop leading to increased child speech. International Assoc. for the Study of Child Language, Amsterdam.

*Mitchell, Emily P., Todd A. Gibson, Linda Jarmulowicz, & D. Kimbrough Oller (2014). Articulation Rate During Non-Word Repetition Tasks and Its Relationship to Kindergarteners' Vocabulary Knowledge. Poster for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, FL.

*Oller, D. K. (2014). Infant Vocal Communication: Clues for Emerging Disorders. Seminar for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, FL.

*Burrows, Lauren, Linda Jarmulowicz, & D. Kimbrough Oller (2014). English Language Learners' Performance on an English Elision Task in Kindergarten. Poster for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, FL.

*Jhang , Yuna, Chia-Cheng Lee , Anne Warlaumont, Rick Dale , George Relyea , Li-mei Chen , & D. Kimbrough Oller (2014). Emergence & Development of Functional Flexibility in Early Infant Vocalization Based on Diary Reports from American & Taiwanese Parents. Technical Research paper for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, FL.

*Yoo, Hyunjoo, Beau Franklin, Yuna Jhang, Edina Bene, & D. Kimbrough Oller (2014). Infant Vocalization in the First Month of Life. Technical Research paper for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, FL.

*Jhang, Yuna, Hyunjoo Yoo, & D. Kimbrough Oller (2014). Canonical Babbling Judged in Real Time as a Screening Tool. Technical Research paper for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, FL

*Lee, Chia-Cheng, Yuna Jhang, Anne Warlaumont, Rick Dale, & D. Kimbrough Oller (2014). Parent Recognition of Infant Reduplicated & Variegated Babbling. Poster for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, FL

*Skipsey, Maria Boy, Todd A. Gibson, Emily P. Mitchell, Linda Jarmulowicz, & D. Kimbrough Oller (2014). Nonword Repetition Articulation Rate & Accuracy: Relationship With Second Language Vocabulary in Spanish-English Bilingual Kindergartners. Poster for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Orlando, FL

*Abney, D. H., Warlaumont , A. S., Oller, D. K., Wallot, S., & Kello , C. T. (2015). The multiscale clustering of infant vocalization bouts. Cognitive Science Society, Pasadena, CA.

*Oller, D. K. & Griebel, U. (2015). Vocal development in the human infant and in our closest primate relatives. Paper for symposium, entitled The evolution of human vocal behavior: Comparative, cultural, developmental, and neuroscience perspectives, organized by Greg Bryant of UCLA, for the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, at the Univ. of Missouri, Columbia, MO.

*Woynaroski, T., Oller, D. K., Yoder, P. (2015). Stability and validity of automated vocal analysis as a measure of vocalization complexity in preschoolers with ASD in early stages of language development. Paper for symposium New Developments in Measuring Communication, Chaired by Nancy Brady of the Univ. of KS, Gatlinburg Conference on Mental Retardation, New Orleans, LA.

*Oller, D. K., Yoder, P., Xu, D., Richards, J., Gilkerson, J., and Gray, S. (2015). Toward improved clinically useful automated vocal assessments for the prediction of ASD. Paper for symposium titled An Update on Vocal Complexity in Infants and Children with ASD, organized by Paul Yoder and Tiffany Woynaroski, Vanderbilt Univ. for the International Meeting for Autism Research, Salt Lake City, UT.

*Yoder, P., Woynaroski, T., Xu, D., Richards, J., Hannon, S., Gray, S., & Oller, D.K. (2015) Looking Under the Hood of the Infraphonological Vocal Complexity Score. Paper for symposium titled An Update on Vocal Complexity in Infants and Children with ASD, organized by Paul Yoder and Tiffany Woynaroski, Vanderbilt Univ. for the International Meeting for Autism Research, Salt Lake City, UT.

*Patten, E.P, Belardi, K., Baranek, G.T., Watson, L.W., Oller, D.K (2015). Canonical babbling and volubility in infants later diagnosed with autism: Early markers for ASD, associations with developmental skills and predictors of outcomes. Paper for symposium titled An Update on Vocal Complexity in Infants and Children with ASD, organized by Paul Yoder and Tiffany Woynaroski, Vanderbilt Univ. for the International Meeting for Autism Research, Salt Lake City, UT.

*Lee, C-C., Jhang, Y. Yoo, H. Warlaumont, A. S, Dale, R., & Oller, D. K. (2015). Parent & Laboratory Report on the Emergence of Infant Reduplicated & Variegated Babbling. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*McMillen, S., Jarmulowicz, L., Rogers, J., Saunders, A., Oller, D. K. (2105).Objetos y Colores: Longitudinal Rapid Automatic Naming Performance for Young English Language Learners.Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*Yoo, H., Buder, E. H., Lee, C-C., Oller, D. K. (2015). Acoustic Properties of Infant Cry & Non-Cry: A New Look at Distress & Non-Distress Sounds. Poster for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*Oller, D. K. (2015). Foundations for Early Detection of Disorders Through Evaluating Infant Vocalization & Parent--Infant Vocal Interaction. 2-hour seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*Buder, E.H., Yoo, H. & Oller D. K. (2015). Characterizing the acoustic properties of non-cry vocalizations in the first year of life. Paper in seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*Oller D. K. & Ramsay, G. (2015). Overview: Vocal development in the first year: Laying foundations for discovering clues to communication disorders. Paper in seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*Yoo, H., Buder, E.H., Lee, C-C., & Oller D. K. (2015).Temporal structure of parent vocal responses to infant cry and non-cry vocalizations in the first month of life. Paper in seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*Farran, L. K., Lee, C-C., Yoo, H., & Oller D. K. (2015).Mother-infant vocal interactions across American and Lebanese cultures: New findings on infant-directed speech. Paper in seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*Lee, C-C., Farran, L. K., Chen, L-M., Yoo, H., Jhang, Y. & Oller D. K. (2015). Vocal interactions of American and Taiwanese infants and their parents: Infant reactions to infant-directed and adult-directed speech. Paper in seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*Patten, E., Watson, L., Beranek, G., Poon, K., Belardi, K. & Oller D. K. (2015). The relation of joint attention and canonical babbling in infants with ASD and typically developing infants from home movie analysis. Paper in seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*Ramsay, G., Ghai, S., Patel, S. & Oller D. K. (2015). New approaches to the automated analysis of parent-infant prosodic interaction in all-day recordings of infants at risk for ASD over the first two years. Paper in seminar for the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Denver, CO.

*Oller, D. K. (2015). Clues to emergent autism in infant vocalizations. Presentation in symposium Ontogeny of Autism: identification of very early signs of autism spectrum disorders in human and mice for the annual meeting of the American College of Neuropsychopharmocology, Hollywood, FL.

*Abney, D., Warlaumont, A. S. Oller, D. K., Wallot, S., Kello, C. (2016). The multiscale clustering of infant vocalization bouts. Paper presentation for the International Conference on Infant Studies, New Orleans.

Elisabeth Willadsen, Christina Persson, Anette Lohmander, David Kimbrough Oller (2016) Naturalistic assessment in real time of prelinguistic vocalizations by infants with cleft palate, a methodological study. International Cleft Lip and Palate Conference.

*Jhang, Yuna, Anne Warlaumont,, Rick Dale, D. Kimbrough Oller (2016). Emergence of Functional Flexibility in Infant Vocalization of the First Three Months. Poster for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia.

*Long, H., Oller, D. K., Ramsdell-Hudock, H. (2016). Imitative & Vocally Adaptive Behavior in Infants Through 12 Months. Poster for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia.

*Yoo, H, Oller, D. K. (2016). Temporal Structure of Turn-Taking in Parent-Infant Dyads: A Naturalistic Study With Zero-Three Month Olds. Poster for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia.

*Farran, L. Yoo, H., Lee, C.C., Oller, D. K. (2016). The Temporal Coordination of Mother-Infant Vocal Interactions Across Speech Registers & Cultures. Poster for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia.

*Lee, C-C., Long, H., Jhang, Y., Yoo, H., Chen, L-M., Oller, D. K. (2016). Effects of Social & Non-Social Circumstances on Canonical Babbling Ratios in English- & Chinese-Learning Infants. Poster for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia.

Warlaumont, A. S., Bergelson, E. and Oller, D. K. (2016). Speech and language corpora development. For the Workshop on Corpus Collection, (Semi)-Automated Analysis, and Modeling of Large-Scale Naturalistic Language Acquisition Data, Cognitive Science Society Meeting, Philadelphia.

Oller, D. K. (2016). The importance of human coding in automated vocal analysis. For the Workshop on Corpus Collection, (Semi)-Automated Analysis, and Modeling of Large-Scale Naturalistic Language Acquisition Data, Cognitive Science Society Meeting, Philadelphia.

*Griebel, U., Call, J., Buder, E. H., & Oller, D. K. (2017). Comparisons of directed gaze during vocalizations in bonobo and human infants. Poster for the Convention of the Cognitive Science Society, London, UK.