Selected publications (NB: some older publications appear under maiden name, Jaramillo)
Ylinen, S., Karhila, S., Enarvi, S., Palomaki, S., Nikulin, A., Rantula, O., Viitanen,V., Dhinakaran, K. Smolander, A-S. Kallio, H., Uther, M., Junttila, K., Kurimo, M. SIAK – A Game for Foreign Language Pronunciation Learning. Proceedings of Interspeech 2017.
Uther, M. & Banks, A. (2017) Perception of sound quality in mobile devices is affected by device type and usage context. British HCI Conference Proceedings, July, 2017.
Giannakopoulou, A., Uther, M & Ylinen, S. (2016) Phonetic and orthographic cues are weighted in speech sound perception by second language speakers: Evidence from Greek speakers of English. Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics, Vol. 20, 060011. http://dx.doi.org/10.1121/2.0000206
Uther, M., & Banks, A. (2016) The influence of affordances on user preferences for multimedia language learning applications, Behaviour & Information Technology, 35:4, 277-289, DOI: 10.1080/0144929X.2016.1151077.
Giannakopoulou, A., Uther, M. & Ylinen, S. (2013) Enhanced plasticity in spoken language acquisition for child learners: evidence from phonetic training studies in child and adult learners of English. Child Language Teaching and Therapy June 2013 vol. 29 no. 2 201-218
Uther, M., Giannakopoulou, A. & Iverson, P. (2012) Hyperarticulation of vowels enhances phonetic change responses in both native and non-native speakers of English: evidence from an auditory event-related potential study. Brain Research, Aug 27; 1470: 52-8.
Ylinen, S., Uther, M., Latvala, A., Vepasalainen, S., Iverson, P., Akahane-Yamada, R. & Naatanen, R. (2010) Training the brain to weight speech cues differently: a study of Finnish second-language users of English, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, Vol. 22, No. 6, 1319-32.
Joseph, S.R.H. & Uther, M. (2009) (invited for special issue) Mobile devices for language learning: multimedia approaches. Research and Practice in Technology Enhanced Learning, 4 (1), 1-26.
Knoll, M., Uther, M. & Costall, A. (2009) Effects of low-pass filtering on the judgment of vocal affect in speech directed to infants, adults and foreigners. Speech Communication, 51 (3), 210-16.
Uther, M., Knoll, M. & Burnham, D. (2007) Do you speak E-NG-L-I-SH? A comparison of foreigner- and infant-directed speech. Speech Communication, 49, 2–7.
Uther, M., Kujala, A., Huotilainen, M., Shtyrov, Y. & Näätänen, R. (2006) Training in Morse code enhances involuntary attentional switching to acoustic frequency: evidence from ERPs. Brain Research, Vol. 1073-74, 417-24.
Tervaniemi, M., Castaneda, A., Knoll, M. & Uther, M. (2006) Sound processing in amateur musicians and non-musicians: ERP and behavioral indices. NeuroReport, Vol 17, No. 11, 1225-28.
Uther, M., Jansen, D.H.J., Huotilainen, M., Ilmoniemi, R.J. & Naatanen, R. (2003) Mismatch negativity indexes auditory temporal resolution: evidence from event-related potential (ERP) and event-related field (ERF) recordings. Cognitive Brain Research,17, 685-91.
Kujala, A., Huotilainen, M., Uther, M., Shtyrov, Y., Monto S., Ilmoniemi,R.J. & Naatanen, R. (2003) Plastic Cortical Changes Underlying Learning to Communicate with Non-speech Sounds: Evidence from Morse Code Acquisition. NeuroReport, 14 (13), 1683-87.
Jaramillo, M., Ilvonen, T., Kujala, T., Alku, P. Tervaniemi, M., & Alho, K. (2001) Are different kinds of acoustic features processed differently for speech and non-speech sounds. Cognitive Brain Research, 12, 459-66.
Jaramillo, M., Alku, P., & Paavilainen, P. (1999) An event-related potential (ERP) study of duration changes in speech and non-speech sounds. NeuroReport, 10, 3301-05.
Paavilainen P., Jaramillo, M. & Naatanen, R. (1998) Binaural information can converge in abstract memory traces, Psychophysiology, 35, 483-87.
Winkler, I., Czigler, I., Jaramillo, M., Paavilainen, P., & Naatanen, R. (1998) Temporal constraints of auditory event synthesis: evidence from ERPs. NeuroReport, 9, 495-99.