Research projects

Running funded projects

VoiceTime: A software for speaker identification based on speech temporal information

  • Investigators: Dellwo, V./ Glavitsch, U.
  • Funding agency: Gebert-Rüf Stiftung
  • Funding period: 2014-16
  • Funding amount: 338 000 CHF
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Project on Gebert-Rüf Page

Project on UZH project database

I am not too old to hear you! The role of spectral and temporal information for understanding lateralization in speech perception across the life span

  • Investigators: Meyer, M./ Dillier, N. /Dellwo, V.
  • Funding agency: Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)
  • Funding period: 2014-17
  • Funding amount: 352 000 CHF
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Project on SNSF project database

Project on UZH project database

Acoustic Characteristics of Voice in Music and Straight Theatre, and Related Aspects of Production and Perception

  • Investigators: Maurer, D./Dellwo, V.
  • Funding agency: Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)
  • Funding period: 2015-18
  • Funding amount: 260 000 CHF
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Project on SNSF project database

Project on UZH project database

Voice Identification in Infants

  • Investigators: Dellwo, V./ Shi, R. 
  • Funding agency: Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)
  • Funding period: International short visit (12.2015 - 2.2016)
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Project on SNSF project database

An investigation of the rhythmic acoustic differences between normal and shouted voices

  • Investigators: Dellwo, V./ Dimos, K./ He, L.
  • Funding agency: International Association of Forensic Phonetics and Acoustics (IAFPA)
  • Funding period: 2015/16
  • Funding amount: 1800 GBP
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Project on UZH project database

Completed funded projects

Speaker identification based on speech temporal information: A forensic phonetic study of Swiss German 

Akustische Eigenschaften der Stimme im Musik- und Sprechtheater: Klärung offener Fragen, Evaluation einer Nutzung für die Ausbildung

Zwischen Konversation und Urlaut – Studien zum musikalisierten Sprechen im Composed Theatre des 21. Jahrhunderts mittels musikwissenschaftlicher und phonetischer Methoden.

Swiss VoiceApp - Your voice. Your identity

The functions of speech rhythm in segregating simultaneous speaker

  • Invesitgator: Dellwo, V.
  • Funding agency: Stiftung fuer wissenschaftliche Forschung der UZH
  • Funding period: 2011-14
  • Funding amount: 14 000 CHF
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Ich höre was, was Du nicht hörst! Die Wahrnehmung der französischen Wortbetonung durch standard- und schweizerdeutsche Hörer

  • Investigator: Dellwo, V. /Kolmer, A.
  • Funding agency: Zuercher Kompetenzzentrum Linguistik
  • Funding period: 2012
  • Funding amount: 6 000 CHF
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Word stress: dialectal variation and perception (Workshop at ICL19)

  • Investigators: Dellwo, V./ Kolmer, A./Wiese, R.
  • Funding agency: Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF)
  • Funding period: 2013
  • Funding amount: 7 000 CHF
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  • Project on SNSF Projectdatabase

The development of acoustically measurable speech rhythm in Spanish learners of English

  • Investigators: Gutierrez-Diez, F./Dellwo, V./ Rosen, S.
  • Funding agency: Fundacion Seneca Funding period: 2006-2009
  • Funding amount: 14 000 Euro