Computational Restrictions on Iterative Prosodic Processes


We formalize various iterative prosodic processes including stress, syllabification and epenthesis using logical graph transductions, showing that the necessary use of fixed point operators without quantification restricts them to a structured subclass of subsequential functions.

In Proceedings of the Annual Meeting on Phonology
Jon Rawski
Jon Rawski

I am a researcher working at the interface of mathematics, linguistics, cognitive science, and algorithmic learning theory.