■ Research Interests:
Phonetics and phonology of vowels and tones, Tibeto-Burman languages, language technology development, speech perception, speech recognition

■ Publication:
  1. Luke Horo, Priyankoo Sarmah, Gregory D. S. Anderson. 2020. Acoustic phonetic study of the Sora vowel system. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. AIP Publishing LLC
  2. Saswati Rabha, Priyankoo Sarmah, and S. R. Mahadeva Prasanna. 2019. Aspiration in fricative and nasal consonants: Properties and detection. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. AIP Publishing LLC
  3. Bhriguraj Borah, Dhrubajyoti Pathak, Priyankoo Sarmah, Bidisha Som, Sukumar Nandi. 2019. Survey of Textbased Chatbot in Perspective of Recent Technologies. Computational Intelligence, Communications, and Business Analytics. Springer
  4. Rajlakshmi Saikia, Sanasam Ranbir Singh and Priyankoo Sarmah. 2018. Effectiveness of Using Language Independent Transcribers for Spoken Language Identification for Different Indian Languages. International Journal of Asian Language Processing. COLIPS
  5. Sahiinii Lemaina Veikho and Priyankoo Sarmah. 2018. Vowels and tones in Poula. Linguistics of the Tibeto-Burman Area. John Benjamins Publishing Company

■ Conference Proceedings:
  1. Parismita Gogoi, Abhishek Dey, Wendy Lalhminghlui, Priyankoo Sarmah, S. R. M. Prasanna. 2020. Lexical Tone Recognition in Mizo using Acoustic-Prosodic Features. Proceedings of The 12th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference. European Language Resources Association
  2. Parismita Gogoi, Moakala Tzudir, Priyankoo Sarmah, SRM Prasanna. 2020. Automatic Tone Recognition of Ao Language. Proc. 10th International Conference on Speech Prosody 2020. ISCA
  3. Luke Horo, Priyankoo Sarmah. 2020. Rhythm in Sora Trilingual Readers. Proc. 10th International Conference on Speech Prosody 2020. ISCA
  4. Leena Dihingia, Priyankoo Sarmah. 2020. Rhythm and Speaking Rate in Assamese Varieties. Proc. 10th International Conference on Speech Prosody 2020. ISCA
  5. Wendy Lalhminghlui, Viyazonuo Terhiija, Priyankoo Sarmah. 2019. Vowel-Tone Interaction in Two Tibeto-Burman Languages. Interspeech 2019. ISCA

■ Patent:
SI No. Name of Faculty and co-researcher Title Date Application No. Status
1 Priyankoo Sarmah, S R M Prasanna, Kishalay Chakraborty, Senjam Shantirani, Sanjeevan Devnath Device for Recording, Analysis and Visualization of Glottal Vibration and the Method Thereof 2018-03-23 E-2/144/2018-KOL Applied
■ Current Courses:
Course No Course Title Level
■ Projects:
Duration Title Funding Agency
2017-2031 Development of Speech Interface for Form-filling application (SiFA) in Five Indian languages MeITy & MHRD
2017-2018 Sociolinguistic Study of Phonetic Variations among the Clans and Khels of Two Southern Angami Villages ICSSR
2015-2015 Local Language Interface and Pronunciation Dictionary for Hindi and English (LLIPD) System Speechwarenet Pvt Ltd
2014-2016 A Broad Sociolinguistic Study of Assamese Vowels ICSSR
2013-2017 Acoustic and Tonal Features based Analysis of Mizo DeITy

■ PhD Students:
SI No. Student Name PhD Status Thesis Title
1 Wendy Lalhminghlui Dissertation
2 Luke Horo Completed A Phonetic Description of Assam Sora
3 Bidisha Buragohain Dissertation
4 Viyazonuo Terhiija Dissertation
5 Leena Dihingia Dissertation

■ Non-HSS Students:
SI No. Name Affiliation PhD Status Thesis Title Co-Supervisor
1 Saswati Rabha EEE, IITG Dissertation S R M Prasanna
2 Moakala Tzudir EEE, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Dissertation Dialects of Ao S R M Prasanna
■ MA Development Studies Dissertation Supervised:
SI No. Student Name Year Dissertation Title