Assistant Professor of linguistics, Doshisha University

Research interests

  • Experimental phonology

  • The phonology of proper names; rendaku in surnames; hypocoristic formation and truncation

  • Japanese; Indonesian/Malay

  • Palatalized consonants

  • Phonetics-phonology interface; the role of articulation and perception in phonology; the Dispersion Theory of Contrast (Flemming 1995)

  • Lexical strata


Sorry, I haven't updated this page for a while! I'll post more papers soon.


Slides and posters

Experiment samples

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