Professor

(03)5731713
Humanities Bldg. 3, R408

Research Interests

Focus ♦ Airflow ♦ Phonation ♦ Voice Quality ♦ Speech Prosody ♦ Speech Perception ♦ Prosodic Boundaries ♦ Lexical Tonal Coarticulation ♦ Taiwanese Laboratory Phonology ♦ Language Acquisition ♦ Taiwan Min Corpus

Education

1990-1994               Ph.D. Department of Speech and Hearing Science, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA.

1988-1990               M.A. Department of Linguistics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA.

1984-1988               B.A. Department of English, Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan.

Academic Positions

2006 – present
Professor,
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Chiao Tung University, TAIWAN.

2016-2017, 2002-2003
Chairperson,
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures,
Foreign Languages and Literatures & Graduate Institute of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics,
National Chiao Tung University, TAIWAN

2002-2003
Consultant,
Office of Academic Affair, National Chiao Tung University, TAIWAN

1988-1990
Associate Professor,
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Chiao Tung University, TAIWAN

1984-1988
Research Associate,
Department of Linguistics, The Ohio State University

Extramural Research
2010
Visiting Scholar, Department of Linguistics,
UCLA Synergistic project: NSF BCS-0720304, “Linguistic uses of phonation across languages”
(2007–2011, Pat Keating, Abeer Alwan, Jody Kreiman, and Christina Esposito.)

Awards

2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006
交通大學傑出人士榮譽獎勵

2010, 2008
Teaching Excellency Award, National Chiao Tung University.

2006
Distinguishing Teaching Award, National Chiao Tung University.

2003
Distinguishing Advisor Award, National Chiao Tung University.

2000, 1998, 1996
National Science Council Award recipient.

1994
Graduate Alumni Student Research Award, The Ohio State University.

Administration and Service

Editorial Work
Member of the Editorial Board of Journal of the International Phonetic Association.

Refereed Work for Journals
Journal of Phonetics
Journal of International Phonetic Association
Phonetica
Language and Linguistics
Journal of General Linguistics
Tsinghua Journal of Chinese Studies <<清華學報>>
Concentrics
<<中國境內語言暨語言學>>
Proceedings of the National Science Council, Part C: Humanities and Social Science
Journal of Taiwanese Languages and Literature <<台灣語文研究>>
<<台語文摘>>
Ligua
International Journal of Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing <<中文計算語言學期刊>>
<<漢語研究>>
Lingua Sinica
Chinese Journal of Psychology <<中華心理學刊>>

Research  Projects
TaiMin自然語料庫中韻律顯著性與本變調間關係
Between Sandhi/Base Tone Alternations and Prosodic Prominence in
TaiMin Spontaneous Speech Corpus(2020-2021)
(MOST 109-2410-H-009-046)

台閩語自發性口語語料庫及詞庫建立、輔助軟體之開發
Ministry of Science and Technology
The construction of Taiwan Min Nan spontaneous speech corpora, word
list and supplemental tagging programs (2017- 2018)
(MOST 106-2410-H-009-033)

台閩語強迫對位切音軟體建立及自發性口語語料中詞頻研究
Ministry of Science and Technology
EasyAlign software and Lexical frequency in Taiwan Min spontaneous speech corpus(2016-2017)
(MOST 105-2410-H-009 -048 -)

自發性口語語料中變調範疇界限與入聲音變
Ministry of Science and Technology
The Effect of Tone Sandhi and Prosodic Boundary on Taiwan Min
Checked Tone Sound change, (2015-2016)
(MOST 104-2410-H-009-053 -)

台閩語入聲音變之起因:感知混淆、人格特質、語言優勢
Ministry of Science and Technology
The Origins of Taiwan Min Checked Tone Sound Change:Perceptual Confusion, Empowerment,and Language Dominance, (2013-2015)
(MOST 102-2410-H-009-015-MY2)

發展國際一流大學及頂尖研究中心計畫
特色研究計畫:中文口語韻律模式研究
Advanced Study on Prosody Modeling for Spoken Mandarin Speech (2011-2013)
主持人:陳信宏 偕同主持人:王逸如、潘荷仙
(教育部100W971)

台閩語入聲音質之反過濾氣流及聲學研究
An Inverse Filtered Airflow and Acoustical Study on Checked Tones of Taiwan
National Science Council
Southern Min (2009 – 2012)
(NSC 98-2401-H-009-040-MY3)

台閩語字調連結與界限強度,
National Science Council
The Effect of Boundary Strength on Taiwanese Lexical Tonal Coarticulation
(2009 – 2010)
(NSC 98-2410-H-009-038)

台閩語「再現焦點」聲學、感知研究,
National Science Council
Acoustical and Perceptual Study on Second Occurrence Focus in Taiwanese Min. (2006-2008)
(NSC 95-2411-11-009-012-MY2)

台閩語聲調之感知空間,
National Science Council
Perceptual space of Taiwanese lexical tone. (2005-2006)
(NSC 94-2411-H-009-011)

台閩語non-modal音質之聲學研究,
National Science Council
An acoustical study of Taiwanese non-modal voice quality. (2004-2006)
(NSC 93-2411-H-009-020)

國語與閩南語雙語自發性口語語料庫建立,
Seed Grant, National Chiao Tung University
Taiwan Mandarin and Taiwanese Min spontaneous speech corpus (2002-2003)

迎向新世紀、E時代以學生為本的人文、社會與管理基礎教育改造,
分項計畫一:人文與管理學程,計畫主持人:馮品佳,共同主持人:潘荷仙。
Ministry of Education
The student-oriented redesign and reconstruction of social science and Management undergraduate curriculum. (2001-2005)
(90-94B607)

界限前後台閩語鼻音、塞音發音形式,
National Science Council
Effect of prosodic boundary on the production of Taiwanese nasals and stops. (2001-2003)
(NSC-91-2411-H-009-017-)

台閩語韻律結構 (PROSODY) 實驗研究台閩語加強語氣對韻律結構的影響,
National Science Council
The influence of narrow focus on Taiwanese Min prosody (2000-2001)
(NSC-91-2411-H-009-011-)

從同發音部位塞音及鼻音看語言感知模式之彈性及特殊性
National Science Council
The flexibility and uniqueness of speech mode: Homorganic voiced stops and nasals (1999-2000)

台閩語齒齦邊音與鼻音的交換型式
National Science Council
The alternation between Taiwanese laterals and nasals (1998 – 2000)

台閩語入聲韻尾的氣流、電子假顎圖及聲帶圖研究
National Science Council
An airflow, EPG and acoustical study of Taiwanese final stops (1998 –1999)

閩南語鼻音的聲學、氣流及語言感知研究
National Science Council; NCTU Office of Research and Development
An airflow, acoustical and speech perceptual study of Taiwanese nasals (1996-1997)

Other Professional Activities
2021 Project reviewer, National Science Foundation, USA
2014 Scientific Committee, Tone and Intonation Europe Conference
2007 Project reviewer, Dutch Council for the Humanities

Thesis Supervision
2014 Shao-ren Lyu 呂紹任, “海陸客語中的聲調融合現象:口語產生研究”, Graduate Institute of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics, National, Chiao Tung University.

2011  Yuh-jen Pan 潘鈺楨, “台灣地區國語句法歧義句的韻律線索”; “Acoustic Cues to Syntactic Ambiguity in Taiwan Mandarin”, Graduate Institute of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics, National, Chiao Tung University

2010  Chu-ting Chen 陳筑婷, “臺灣地區國語窄焦點、寬焦點與再現焦點之聲學 呈現”, “The Acoustical Realization of Narrow Focus, Broad Focus and Second Occurrence Focus in Taiwan Mandarin”, Graduate Institute of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics, National, Chiao Tung University.

2007  Jia-Rong Lee 李佳蓉, “台灣華語聲調以及區段因素引發語意違反之腦事件 相關電位研究”; “A Study of the Brain Responses to Segmentally and Tonally Induced Sematic Violation in Taiwan Mandarin,” Graduate Institute of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics, National, Chiao Tung University (Coadvice with Prof. Ching Ching Lu).

2006  Wan-Ting Huang 黃琬婷, “台灣國語新訊息與對比訊息之聲學與感知研究”, “Informations in Production and Perception in Taiwan Mandarin” , Graduate Institute of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics, National, Chiao Tung University.

2004 Ying-Hui Huang 黃盈惠, “自發性國語語料中的焦點”, “Focus Condition in Spontaneous Taiwanese Mandarin”, Graduate Institute of Linguistics and Cultural Studies, National Chiao Tung University.

2004 Hung-chun Tung 董鴻鈞, “臺語韻律對語音調擾動及音質的影響”, “Prosodic effects on tonal perturbation and voice quality in Taiwanese”, Graduate Institute of Linguistics, National Taiwan University (Coadvice with Prof. Kathleen Ahrens).

Advisee in Speech and Hearing Science Field
許馨仁 高雄師範大學、聽力學及語言治療研究所 助理教授
戴怡欣 University of Kansas, Hearing Science, PhD program
李佳倩 COSTCO 好市多聽力中心 經理、建聲實業有限公司 產品經理
柯怡朱 Clinical Audiologist, Australian Hearing Knox.
簡芳宜 University of Melbourne, Audiology
劉佳柔 University of Melbourne, Audiology

Publications

Peer-refereed Journal Papers
Ho-hsien Pan (2017) “Glottalization of Taiwan Min checked tones”, Journal of International Phonetic Association, 47 (1), 37-63. (國科會計畫編號:98-2410-H-009-040-MY3) (SSCI)

Ho-hsien Pan (2007), “The effects of prosodic boundaries on nasality in Taiwan Min”, Journal of Acoustical Society of America, 121 (6), 3755-3769. (國科會計畫編號:NSC-91-2411-H-009-017-) (SCI)

Ho-hsien Pan (2004), “Nasality in Taiwanese”, Language and Speech, 47(3), 267-297. (SSCI) (國科會計畫編號:NSC-86-2411-H-009-002)

Peer-reviewed Archival Book Chapters
Ho-hsien Pan (2007), “Initial Strengthening of Lexical Tones in Taiwanese Min,” In Tones and Tunes Volume 1:Typological Studies in Word and Sentence Prosody, Carlos Gussenhoven & Tomas Riad (Eds.), 271-292. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Ho-hsien Pan (2007), “Focus and Taiwanese unchecked tones,” In Topic and Focus: Intonational and Meaning from a cross-linguistic perspective, C. Lee, M. Gordon, and D. Buring (Eds.), In Studies in Linguistics and Philosophy, G. Chierchia, K. von Fintel, F.J. Pelletier (Managing Editors), Volume 82,195-213, Netherland: Springer Publisher. (國科會計畫編號:NSC-91-2411-H-009-011-)

Refereed Conference Proceedings:
Ho-hsien Pan and Hsiao-tung Huang (2020) “Lexical Propensity and Taiwanese Min Tone Sandhi Rules.” Proceedings of Speech Prosody 2020, 518- 522. Tokyo, Japan.

Ho-hsien Pan, Hsiao-tung Huang and Shao-ren Lyu (2019) “The occurrence of Taiwanese Min juncture tones before prosodic boundaries and modification marker.” In Sasha Calhoun, Paola Escudero, Marija Tabain & Paul Warren (eds.) Proceedings of the 19th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, Melbourne, Australia 2019 (pp. 3423-3427) Canberra, Australia: Australasian Speech Science and Technology Association Inc.

Ho-hsien Pan, Shao-ren Lyu, Hsiao-Tung Huang (2018) “Taiwanese Min Juncture Tones and Prosodic Boundaries” Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium of Tonal Aspects of Languages. (MOST 106-2410-H-009-033)

Ho-hsien Pan, Shao-ren Lyu, Hsiao-Tung Huang (2016) “Hailu Hakka and Taiwan Min tone changes,” Journal of Acoustical Society of America,140 (4), 3051. (SCI) (科技部計畫編號:MOST104-2410-H-009-053-)

Ho-hsien Pan, Hsiao-Tung Huang, Shao-ren Lyu (2016) “Coda stop and Taiwan Min checked tone sound changes,” Proceedings of the Interspeech 2016, pp. 1011-1015. (EI) (科技部計畫編號:MOST102-2410-H-009-015-MY2)

Ho-hsien Pan, Shao-ren Lyu and Ning Chang (2015) “Glottalization and Taiwan Min checked tone sound change,” Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences. (國科會計畫編號: NSC 98-2401-H-009-040-MY3)

Shao-ren Lyu, and Ho-hsien Pan (2014) “Tone merging in Hailu Hakka: A production study,” Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium of Tonal Aspects of Languages, 125-128. 科技部計畫號:102-2410-H-009-015-MY2)

Ho-hsien Pan, Fang-Yi Jian, Chia-Jou Liu and Hsiao-Tung Huang (2014) “Taiwan Min checked tone sound change,” Proceedings of Sound Change in Interacting Human System, 3rd Biennial Workshop on Sound Change, 48. (科技部計畫編號: 102-2410-H-009-015-MY2)

Lyu, Shao-ren, Pan, Ho-hsien (2013). “Reexamine the sandhi rules and the merging tones in Hakka language”, Proceedings of Interspeech 2013, 287-290. (EI)

Ho-hsien Pan, Chia-Jou Liu & Fang-Yi Chien (2012). “Taiwan Min checked tone voice quality: a sociophonetic study,” Proceedings of Tone and Intonation 5, 90-91.

Ho-hsien Pan, Mao-hsu Chen, Shao-ren Lyu (2011) “Electroglottograph and acoustic cues for phonation contrast in Taiwan Min falling tones,” Proceedings of Interspeech 2011, 649-652. (國科會計畫編號: NSC 98-2401-H-009-040-MY3) (EI).

Shao-ren Lyu and Ho-hsien Pan (2011) “Taiwan Hakka languages and TWHK_ToBI annotation conventions,” Proceedings of the 17th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, 1298-1301.

Yuh-jen Pan and Ho-hsien Pan (2011) “Acoustic Cues to Syntactic Ambiguity in Taiwan Mandarin,” Proceedings of the 17th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, 1562-1565.

Ho-hsien Pan, Mao-hsu Chen, Shao-ren Lyu, Yi-chu Ke (2011) “Dialectal variation of voice quality in Taiwan Min: An EGG and acoustical study,” Proceedings of the 17th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, 1554-1557. (國科會計畫編號: NSC 98-2401-H-009-040-MY3).

Bo-ren Hsieh and Ho-hsien Pan (2010). “L2 Experience and Non-native Vowel Categorization of L1-Mandairn Speakers.” Proceedings of Interspeech 2010, 1249-1252. (EI).

Chen, Chu-ting and Pan, Ho-Hsien (2009). “The Acoustical realization of Narrow Focus and Second Occurrence Focus in Taiwan Mandarin.” Proceedings of Discourse Prosody Interface 2009,137-143.

Ho-hsien Pan, Yi-chu Ke (2009). “Discourse Context, Semantic Markers, and Prosodic Cues of Taiwan Min Narrow Focus and Second Occurrence Focus” Proceedings of Discourse Prosody Interface 2009, 313-322. (國科會計畫編號: NSC-95-2411-H-009-012-MY2).

Ke, Yi-Chu, Teng, Mu-ling. Chen, Chu-ting., Lu, Bo-hong, Ip, L. I. Chen, S. W., Pan, Ho-hsien., and Yu, H. M. (2009). “Perceptional experiment on Mandarin tones by Mandarin, Spanish, and Cantonese speakers,” Journal of Acoustical Society of America, 125, 4 Pt. 2, 2571. (SCI).

Teng, Mu-Ling., Ke, Yi-chu., Chen, Chu-ting, Lu, Bo-hong Ip, L.I., Chen, S-Wen, Pan, Ho-Hsien., and Yu, H.M. (2009). “How regional dialect effects second language learning.” Journal of Acoustical Society of America, 125, 4 Pt 2, 2727 (SCI).

Ho-hsien Pan, Pi-chiang Li, Chia-chien Lee, Hsiao-han Huang, and Hui-ying Tsou (2008), “Lexical Tonal Space and Sandhi Rule,”  Proceedings of Laboratory Phonology 11, 107-108. (國科會計畫編號: NSC-94-2411-H-009-011).

Ho-hsie Pan, Hui-ying Tsou, and Wan-ting Huang (2008), “Contrastive Focus in Taiwan Mandarin”, The Journal of the Acoustic Society of America 123 (5), 3322. (SCI).

Ho-hsien Pan, and Yi-hsin Tai (2006), “Boundaries and Tonal Articulation in Taiwanese Min”, Proceedings of Speech Prosody 2006, 51. (Seed Grant, National Chiao Tung University).

Ho-hsien Pan (2005), “Voice Quality of Falling Tones in Taiwan Min”, Proceedings of Interspeech 2005, 1401-1404. (國科會計畫編號:NSC 93-2411-H -009-020) (EI).

Ho-hsien Pan, Wan-ting Huang, Ying-Hui Huang (2005), “Perception of New, Given and Contrastive Information in Taiwanese”, Proceedings of ISCA Workshop on Plasticity in Speech Perception, 87-90.

Ho-hsien Pan (2003), “Prosodic Hierarchy and Nasalization in Taiwanese”, Proceeding of the 15th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, 575-578. (國科會計畫編號:NSC-91-2411-H-009-017-).

Ho-hsien Pan (2002), “The Location of F0 Offset Targets for Taiwanese Long Tones”, Proceeding of Speech Prosody 2002, 555-558.

Ho-hsien Pan (1999) “To be Nasalized, or not to be Nasalized”, The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 105, 1396.(SCI).

Ho-hsien Pan, (1999) “Taiwanese Final Stops and Following Initial Voiced Stops and Nasals”, The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 106, 2153.(SCI).

Ho-hsien Pan, (1999) “Taiwanese Prenasalized stops and Post Stopped Nasals”, The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 105, 1399. (SCI).

Ho-hsien Pan, (1996) “The Phonological Relationship Between Taiwanese Initial Voiced Stops and Nasals”, The Journal of the Acoustic Society of America 99:2590. (SCI).

Ho-hsien Pan, (1996) “The Acquisition of Taiwanese (Amoy) Initial Stops”, The Journal of the Acoustic Society of America, 99:2547. (SCI)

Ho-hsien Pan, (1995) “The Phonetic Variants of Taiwanese ‘Voiced’ Stops: An Airflow Study”, Proceedings of ROCLING VIII, 191-215.

Ho-hsien Pan, (1994) “Phonetic Variants of Taiwanese ‘Voiced’ Stops”, The Journal of the Acoustic Society of America, 95:2875. (SCI).

Ho-hsien Pan (1991) “Voice Quality of Amoy Falling Tones”, The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 90, 2345. (SCI).

Conference Presentations:

Ho-hsien Pan, Hsiao-tung Huang & Shao-ren Lyu (2019) The Effect of Morpho-syntax and Prosodic Boundary on Taiwanese Min Juncture Tones, Hanyang International Symposium on Phonetics and Cognitive Sciences of Language 2019

Ho-hsien Pan, Shao-ren Lyu, Hsiao-Tung Huang, Fu Fan Wang (2017). “Taiwanese Min Sandhi Group Boundary in Spontaneous Speech,” ILAS Workshop on Phonetics and Phonology, Phonetics, Phonology, and Speech Science Research Group, Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica. November 23-24, 2017

Ho-hsien Pan and Hsiao Tung Huang (2014). Taiwan Min checked tone sound change. Presented at ILAS Workshop on Phonetics and Phonology: Synchronic Patterns and Sound Change共時型態與歷時音變, Phonetics, Phonology, and Speech Science Research Group, Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica. November 20-21, 2014

Mao-hsu Chen, Jean-Philippe Goldman, Ho-hsien Pan, Janice Fon (2011). “Taiwan Min EasyAlign: An automatic phonetic alignment tool under Praat.” Presented at New Tools and Methods for Very-Large-Scale Phonetics Research. University of Pennsylvania. (教育部)

Chu-ting Chen and Ho-Hsien Pan (2010). “The Prosodic Cues of Narrow Focus and Second Occurence Focus in Taiwan Mandarin: A Production and Perception Study.” Presented at the Fourth European Conference on Tone and Intonation.

Ho-hsien Pan and Pi-chiang Li (2010). “Perceptual tone Spaces and Taiwan Min Sandhi Rules.” Presented at the fourth European Conference on Tone and Intonation. (國科會計畫編號: NSC-94-2411-H-009-011)

Ho-hsien Pan (2009) “The Occurrence of Nasalized Voiced Stops in Taiwan Min,” Proceedings of Nasal 2009.

Ho-hsien Pan (2004), “Prosodic Effect and Taiwanese Lexical Tone”, Tone and Intonation 2004.

Ho-hsien Pan (2002), “Prosodic Hierarchy and Nasalization in Taiwanese”, LabPhon 8. (國科會計畫編號:NSC-91-2411-H-009-017-)