Computational Restrictions on Iterative Prosodic Processes

Abstract

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.

Date
Sep 19, 2020 12:00 PM
Location
Online
Jon Rawski
Jon Rawski
Researcher

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