PhD Student
Acoustic Phonetics
Machine Learning

Tel. +43 1 51581-2541
Email: nicola.klingler(at)

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Academic Background

Nicola Klingler studied at the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität in Freiburg (Bachelor of Arts) and at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. In July 2016 she finished her Master studies with a thesis called „The Perception of German word stress by Mandarin L1-Speakers“.


Current Research

Since July 2016 she is part of the Acoustic Phonetics group and works at the Project „Vowel and consonant quantity in Southern German varieties“.



  • Pucher, M.; Klingler, N.; Luttenberger, J.; Spreafico, L. (2020) Accuracy, recording interference, and articulatory quality of headsets for ultrasound recordings. Speech Communication, Bd. 123, S. 83-97.
  • (2020) Proceedings of the Conference „Phonetics and Phonology in the German Language Area" (P&P14). In: Pustka, E.; Pöchtrager, M.; Lenz, A.; Fanta-Jende, J.; Horvath, J. et al. [..] (Hrsg.).
  • (2020) The Phonetician Special Issue 117 [Proceedings of the Phonetics and Speech Technology" Workshop 2018]. In: Klinger, N.; Pucher, M. (Hrsg.) In Reihe: The Phonetician, special issue, Bd. 117.
  • Leykum, H. (2020) Voice quality of ironic utterances in Standard Austrian German: preliminary results. In: Pustka, E.; Pöchtrager, M. A.; Lenz, A. N.; Fanta-Jende, J.; Horvath, J. et al. [..] (Hrsg.), Proceedings of the Conference "Phonetics and Phonology in the German Language Area (P&P14), S. 94-98.
  • Klingler, N.; Kleber, F.; Jochim, M.; Pucher, M.; Schmid, S. et al. [..] (2019) Temporal organization of vowel plus stop sequences in production and perception: Evidence from the three major varieties of German., Proceedings of the 19th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, Melbourne, Australia 2019 (ICPhS 2019); Melbourne, S. 825-829.
  • Noll, A.; Stuefer, J.; Klingler, N.; Leykum, H.; Lozo, C. et al. [..] (2019) Sound Tools eXtended (STx) 5.0 – a powerful sound analysis tool optimized for speech., Proceedings Interspeech 2019; Graz, S. 2370-2371.
  • Klingler, N.; Moosmüller, S. (2018) Der Einfluss der Sprechgeschwindigkeit auf die Produktion von Einsilbern mit initialen und finalen Konsonantenclustern in zwei Varietäten Wiens., Proceedings of the Conference on Phonetics & Phonology in German-speaking countries (P&P 13); Berlin, S. 109-112.
  • Klingler, N.; S., Moosmüller; Scheutz, H. (2017) Vowel and Consonant Sequences in three Bavarian Dialects of Austria., Proceedings Interspeech 2017; Stockholm, S. 2983-2987.
  • Klingler, N. (2017) The perception of the German word accent by Mandarin L1-speakers. Grazer Linguistische Studien, S. 5-23.
  • Klingler, N. (2016) Der Einfluss der F0-Kontur als akustischer cue auf die Perzeption chinesischer Deutschlerner in konkurrierenden Kontexten. In: Draxler, Ch. and Kleber, F. (Eds.) (Hrsg.), 12. Tagung Phonetik und Phonologie im deutschsprachigen Raum; München, S. 94-97.
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