Research areas of the Department of Linguistics at Potsdam university comprises all linguistic subdisciplines. Phonetic sciences at the department include the study of phonetics and phonology, in particular:
  • Prosody and Intonation and its various interfaces with phonetics, phonology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics as well its processing
  • Segmental Phonology with reference to prosodic phonology, in particular German, French and Swedish
  • Acquisition of phonology
  • Optimality Theory
  • Experimental Phonetics and Phonology

Phonetic research in Potsdam is centred at the Department of Linguistics of the University of Potsdam.

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