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Richard M. Warren

Distinguished Professor Emeritus
Psychology
 (414) 229-5328
 Garland 224

RESEARCH INTERESTS

In recent years, our laboratory has been devoted to studying the rules and mechanisms used for the perception of speech. Our understanding of mechanisms employed normally for speech perception has been helped by our research on how we recognize sequences of nonverbal sounds as indicated by some of the titles in the list of publications from our lab. As can also be seen, we have made use of auditory illusions as a tool for examining normal perceptual mechanisms, which are often inaccessible when contributing to veridical perception.

Our research has not been limited to auditory perception: As shown in the publications list, other topics include visual perception, the chemistry and physiology of taste, and the bases for judgments of sensory magnitudes.

Member or Fellow of the Following Societies and Associations:

Acoustical Society of America, Association for Psychological Science, Psychonomics Society, American Psychological Association, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Society for Music Perception and Cognition, Audio Engineering Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, National Institutes of Health Alumni Association, Sigma Xi.