UCL Psychology and Language Sciences

Prof Yi Xu

Prof Yi Xu

Professor of Speech Sciences

Speech, Hearing & Phonetic Sciences

Div of Psychology & Lang Sciences

Joined UCL
1st Oct 2004

Research summary

My research is primarily concerned with the basic mechanisms of speech production and perception in connected discourse in general, and speech prosody in particular. My work also concerns computational modeling and automatic synthesis of speech, computational modeling of the neural process of speech acquisition and emotions in speech. For more information, please see my Research page: www.phon.ucl.ac.uk/home/yi/research.html

Teaching summary

Courses: PLIN3101 Phonetic Theory PLIN7108 Tone and Intonation


University of Connecticut
Doctorate, Doctor of Philosophy | 1993
Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Other higher degree, Master of Arts | 1984
Shandong University
First Degree, Bachelor of Arts | 1981