ASD Publications

Publications

Peer-reviewed papers

2014

Rouhizadeh, M., Prud'hommeaux, E., van Santen, J., & Sproat, R. (2014). Detecting linguistic idiosyncratic interests in autism using distributional semantic models. ACL 2014, 46.

Rouhizadeh, M., van Santen, J., Sproat, R., Gorman, K., Heeman, P., Hill, A. P., ... & Kiss, G. (2014, April). Children's Differing Patterns of Discourse Marker Use in ASD and Typical Development. In Northwest Natural Language Processing Workshop.

Emily Prud'hommeaux, Eric Morley, Masoud Rouhizadeh, Laura Silverman, Jan van Santen, Brian Roark, Sarah Kauper, Rachel DeLaHunta. (2014). Computational analysis of trajectories of linguistic development in autism. IEEE Spoken Language Technology Workshop (SLT).

Hill, A. P., Zuckerman, K., Hagen, A., Kriz, D., Duvall, S., van Santen, J., Nigg, J., Fair, D., & Fombonne, E. (in press). Aggressive behaviors in autism spectrum disorder: Prevalence and correlates in a large clinical sample. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Zuckerman, K. E., Hill, A. P., Guion, K., Voltolina, L., & Fombonne, E. (2014). Overweight and obesity: Prevalence and Correlates in a large clinical sample of children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of autism and developmental disorders, 44(7), 1708-1719.

Hill, A. P., van Santen, J., Gorman, K., Calamé, M. L., & Fombonne, E. (being revised). The role of cognitive processing in language impairment in children with and without autism. Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

Asgari M, Kiss G, van Santen J, Shafran I, Song X (2014). Automatic Measurement Of Affective Valence And Arousal In Speech. In IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, 2014 (ICASSP 2014).

2013

Morley, E., Roark, B., & van Santen, J. (2013). The Utility of Manual and Automatic Linguistic Error Codes for Identifying Neurodevelopmental Disorders. Proceedings NAACL/HLT 2013, 1. Rouhizadeh M, Prud'hommeaux E, Roark B, van Santen J. (2013). Distributional semantic models for the evaluation of disordered speech. Proceedings of the Human Language Technology Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL-HLT), Atlanta, GA.

van Santen J, Sproat R, Hill A (2013). Quantifying Repetitive Speech in Autism Spectrum Disorders and Language Impairment. Autism Res. 6(5), 372-383.

2012

Kiss G, van Santen J, Tucker Prud'hommeaux E, Black L (2012). Quantitative analysis of pitch in speech of children with neurodevelopmental disorders. In Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association (Interspeech).

2011

Shriberg, L. D., Paul, R., Black, L. M., & van Santen, J. P. (2011). The hypothesis of apraxia of speech in children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of autism and developmental disorders, 41(4), 405-426.

Prud'hommeaux, E. T., Roark, B., Black, L. M., & van Santen, J. (2011). Classification of atypical language in autism. ACL HLT 2011, 88.

2010

Lunsford, R., Heeman, P. A., Black, L., & Santen, J. V. (2010). Autism and the use of fillers: differences between 'um'and 'uh'. In DiSS-LPSS Joint Workshop 2010.

van Santen, J. P., Prud'hommeaux, E. T., Black, L. M., & Mitchell, M. (2010). Computational prosodic markers for autism. Autism, 14(3), 215-236.

Lan, T., Erdogmus, D., Black, L., & Van Santen, J. (2010). Identifying informative features for ERP speller systems based on RSVP paradigm. In ESANN-European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks. Bruges (Belgium) (pp. 351-356).

Lan, T., Erdogmus, D., Black, L., & Van Santen, J. (2010, August). A comparison of different dimensionality reduction and feature selection methods for single trial ERP detection. In Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE (pp. 6329-6332). IEEE.

Heeman, P. A., Lunsford, R., Selfridge, E., Black, L., & Van Santen, J. (2010, September). Autism and interactional aspects of dialogue. In Proceedings of the 11th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue (pp. 249-252). Association for Computational Linguistics.

2009

van Santen, J. P., Prud'hommeaux, E. T., & Black, L. M. (2009). Automated assessment of prosody production. Speech communication, 51(11), 1082-1097.

2007

Presmanes, A. G., Walden, T. A., Stone, W. L., & Yoder, P. J. (2007). Effects of different attentional cues on responding to joint attention in younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorders. Journal of autism and developmental disorders, 37(1), 133-144.

Book chapters

2014 

Hill, A. P., Zuckerman, K. E., & Fombonne, E. (2014). Epidemiology of Autism Spectrum Disorders. Handbook of Autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Fourth Edition.

Peer-reviewed abstracts

2014

 K. Gorman, S. Bedrick, R. Lunsford, P. Heeman1, L. Olson, G. Keepers, E. Fombonne, J. van Santen (2014). Children's Use of Disfluencies Distinguish ASD and Language Impairment. Presented at the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2014, Atlanta, Georgia.

M. Rouhizadeh, J. van Santen, R. Sproat, K. Gorman, P. Heeman, A. P. Hill, S. Bedrick1E. T. Prud'hommeaux, G. Kiss (2014). Children's Differing Patterns of Discourse Marker Use in ASD and Typical Development. Presented at the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2014, Atlanta, Georgia.

J. van Santen, A. Kain, A. P. Hill, E. T. Prud'hommeaux, R. Ludovise, C. Conway, G. Keepers, E. Fombonne (2014). Measurement of Crossmodal Integration of Expressive Affect Communication in Autism. Presented at the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2014, Atlanta, Georgia.

C. J. Grantz, A. P. Hill, E. Fombonne, D. A. Fair, J. Nigg, J. van Santen (2014). Attention Problems in ASD: Cognitive and Behavioral Correlates. Presented at the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2014, Atlanta, Georgia.

Masoud Rouhizadeh, Jan van Santen, Richard Sproat, Kyle Gorman, Peter Heeman, Alison Presmanes Hill, Steven Bedrick, Emily Tucker Prud'hommeaux, Géza Kiss (2014). Children's Differing Patterns of Discourse Marker Use in ASD and Typical Development. Presented at the 3rd Pacific Northwest Regional NLP Workshop: NW-NLP 2014

Masoud Rouhizadeh, Emily Prud'hommeaux, Brian Roark, Jan van Santen (2014). Distributional semantic models for the evaluation of disordered language. Presented at the 3rd Pacific Northwest Regional NLP Workshop: NW-NLP 2014.

Masoud Rouhizadeh, Emily Prud'hommeaux, Jan van Santen, and Richard Sproat (2014). "Detecting linguistic restricted interests in autism using distributional semantic models," Computational Linguistics and Clinical Psychology Workshop at ACL 2014, Baltimore, MD

2013 

Emily Prud'hommeaux, Masoud Rouhizadeh, Brian Roark, and Jan van Santen (2013). Identifying Unexpected and Inappropriate Words in ASD Language Samples. Presented at the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2013, San Sebastián, Spain.

Géza Kiss, Jan van Santen, Emily Prud'hommeaux, and Lois M. Black (2013). Intonation Differences of Children with ASD or SLI. Presented at the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2013, San Sebastián, Spain

Jan van Santen, Beth Langhorst, Alison Hill, Cullen Conway, Robbyn Sanger-Hahn, Gordon Keepers, Meredith Parmer, Rachel Ludovise, Emily Prud'hommeaux, and Géza Kiss (2013). A Computerized Interactive Game for Remediation of Prosody in Children with Autism. Presented at the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2013, San Sebastián, Spain.

2012

Emily Prud'hommeaux, Brian Roark, Lois M. Black, and Jan van Santen (2012). Identifying features of ASD language impairment in narrative retellings. International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2012, Toronto, Ontario.

Géza Kiss, Jan van Santen, Emily Prud'hommeaux, and Lois M. Black (2012). Quantitative analysis of prosody in conversational speech in autism spectrum disorders and in developmental language disorders. International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2012, Toronto, Ontario.

2011

L. M. Black, J. van Santen, B. Langhorst, R. Sanger-Hahn and M. K. August (2011). Comparison of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Developmental Language Disorders on Measures of Language Impairment. International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2011, San Diego, California.

Richard Sproat, Lois M. Black, Emily T. Prud'hommeaux, Jan van Santen, and Brian Roark (2011). Automated analysis of natural language samples: Comparison of children with ASD, DLD, and TD. International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2011, San Diego, California.

2010

L. M. Black, J. van Santen, M. K. August, B. Langhorst, R. Sanger-Hahn and (2010). Comparison of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Developmental Language Disorders On Measures of Language Impairment. International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2010, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Emily T. Prud'hommeaux, Jan van Santen, Lois M. Black, and Brian Roark (2010). Automatic detection of idiosyncratic word use in autism spectrum disorders. International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2010, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

J. van Santen, L. Black, R. Coulston, B. Langhorst, M.K. August, R. Sanger-Hahn (2010). Comparison of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Developmental Language Disorders On Processing of Affective Information in Face, Voice, and Situational Contexts. International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2010, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

2009

Black, L., van Santen, J., Coulston, R., de Villiers, J. (2009). "Vocal Prosody in Autism: Understanding the Effects of Enhancing Vocal Prosody on Children's Comprehension and Retention of Story Narratives." International Meeting For Autism Research 2009, Chicago, IL.

Black, L., van Santen, J., Coulston, R., de Villiers, J., Paul, R. (2009). "Processing of Affective Information in Face, Voice, and Situational Contexts in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders." International Meeting For Autism Research 2009, Chicago, IL.

Tucker Prud′hommeaux, E., van Santen, J., Black, L. (2009). "Automated Acoustic Analysis of Affective and Pragmatic Prosody in ASD." International Meeting For Autism Research 2009, Chicago, IL.

2008

van Santen, J., Tucker Prud′hommeaux, E., Paul, R., Black, L., Shriberg, L. (2008). "Expressive prosody in autism: Effects of prosody function and processing demands." International Meeting For Autism Research 2008, London, UK.

Black, L., van Santen, J., Coulston, R., Paul, R., de Villiers, J. (2008). "Effects of enhanced prosody on narrative recall in children with autism." International Meeting For Autism Research 2008, London, UK.

van Santen, J., Tucker Prud′hommeaux, E., Paul, R., Black, L. (2008). "Automated measurement of expressive prosody in neurodevelopmental disorders." International Meeting For Autism Research 2008, London, UK.

2007

van Santen, J., Paul, R., Black. L.M., Tucker, E. (2007). "Quantitative Analysis of Grammatical and Pragmatic Prosody in Autism Spectrum Disorder." International Meeting For Autism Research 2007, Seattle, Washington.