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Jonathan Harrington

Prof. Dr. Jonathan Harrington

Former member MCN


Institute Chair


Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Dept. of Linguistics and Literature Studies
Institute of Phonetics and Speech Processing (IPS)
Schellingstr. 3
D-80799 Munich

Phone: +49 (0)89 / 2180 - 2758
Fax: +49 (0)89 / 2180 - 5790


Further Information

Research focus: Experimental phonetics, laboratory phonology, speech database development, and sound change.

Key words: Experimental phonetics, laboratory phonology, acoustic phonetics, Emu Speech Database project

Selected publications:

Harrington J. (2012) The relationship between synchronic variation and diachronic change. In A. C. Cohn, C. Fougeron, M. Huffman (Eds.), Handbook of Laboratory Phonology. Oxford University Press: Oxford.

Harrington J, Kleber F and Reubold U. (2011)The contributions of the lips and the tongue to the diachronic fronting of high back vowels in Standard Southern British English. Journal of the International Phonetic Association 41: 137-156.

Harrington J, Hoole P, Kleber F and Reubold U. (2011) The physiological, acoustic, and perceptual basis of high back vowel fronting: evidence from German tense and lax vowels. Journal of Phonetics 39: 121-131.

Reubold U, Harrington J and Kleber F. (2010) Vocal aging effects on F0 and the first formant: a longitudinal analysis in adult speakers. Speech Communication 52: 638-651.

Marin S, Pouplier M and Harrington J. (2010) Acoustic consequences of articulatory variability during productions of /t/ and /k/ and its implications for speech error research. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 127: 445-461.