(sub-contractor), NIH/NIDCD R01, Speech movement
classification for assessing and treating ALS,
$3.2M, 12/01/2013 - 11/30/2018 (DC013547, PI: Green).
Rosenthal, J. S., Green, J. R., Rong, P., Wang, J.,& Zinman, L. (2013).
Detection of bulbar ALS using a comprehensive speech
assessment battery, Proc. of
International Workshop on Models and Analysis of Vocal
Emissions for Biomedical Applications, Florence,
Italy (In press).
Abstracts / Conference Presentations Wang, J.,
Green, J. R., Samal, A., Yunusova, Y. (2013). Individual
articulators' contribution to vowel production by persons
with ALS, ASHA Annual Convention, Chicago, IL.
Wang, J., Green, J. R., Samal, A.,
Yunusova, Y., Kuruvilla, M. S., Pattee, G. L., & Boney,
T. (2012). Articulatory and acoustic vowel space changes in
early ALS, ASHA Annual Convention, Atlanta, GA.
Green, J. R., Yunusova, Y., Pattee, G., Zinman, L.,
Kuruvilla, M., Wang, J., &
Falikowski, M. (2012). Bulbar motor deterioration in ALS, the 64th Annual Meeting of the American
Academy of Neurology, New Orleans, LA.
Wiegert, R. G., Kuruvilla, M. S., Hogan, T. P., Wang, J., & Green, J. R. (2012).
Effect of phoneme frequency and age of acquisition on tongue
movement variability. University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Research Fair, Lincoln, NE.
Wang, J., Green, J. R., Samal, A., Yunusova, Y.,
& Kuruvilla, M. S. (2012). Stage-based progression of
articulatory performances in early ALS, Conference
on Motor Speech, Santa Rosa, CA.
Wang, J., Green, J. R., Samal, A., & Carrell,
T. (2010). Recognizing continuously produced vowels from
articulatory movements, Conference on
Motor Speech, Savannah, GA.
Yunusova, Y., Green, J. R., Wang, J.,
& Lingham, A. (2010). Jerk-cost and other motor indices
of disease progression in ALS, Conference
on Motor Speech, Savannah, GA.
Wang, J., Samal, A., Green, J. R., & Carrell,
T. D. (2009). Vowel recognition from articulatory position
time-series data, the 157th Annual
Meeting of Acoustical Society of America,
125(4):2498, Portland, OR.
International Travel Award, College
of Education and Human Sciences, UNL, 2011
Research Mentoring Pair Travel Award, American
Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), 2009
Dohrmann Fellowship, Dept. of Computer Science &
Engineering, UNL, 2006-07
Professional Memberships and
Services Member, American
Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Member, International Speech
Communication Association (ISCA) Member, Institute of Electrical and
Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Ad Hoc reviewer: Journal of
Speech, Language, and Hearing Research (JSLHR); Speech
Our ALS research was highlighted on the huge screen
inside the Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, NE before the
Nebraska Huskers' historic game hosting Ohio State
Buckeyes, Oct 08, 2011.