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(SINCE 2006)

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Cox, S. R., Huang, T., Chen, W.-R., & Ng, M. L. (2023). An acoustic study of Cantonese alaryngeal speech in different speaking conditions. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 153(5), 2973-2984. doi: 10.1121/10.0019471

Wang, D., Zhang, Y., Zhang, H., Kuo, F., Zhang, L., Yang, Y., Wang, L., Yan, Y., Ng, M., & Yan, N. (2023). Is visual gaze in children with autism spectrum disorder related to sequence of emotion intensity presentation? An eye-tracking study of natural emotion perception processes. Autism Research, 16(5), 1024-2039. doi: 10.1002/aur.2918

Liu, J., Du, X., Lu, S., Zhang, Y., Hu, A., Ng, M., Su, R., Wang, L., & Yan, N. (2023). Audio-video database from subacute stroke patients for dysarthric speech intelligence assessment and preliminary analysis. Biomedical Signal Processing and Control, 79, Part 2, 104161. doi: 10.1016/j.bspc.2022.104161

Wong, M. N., Baig, F. N., ^Chan, Y. K., Ng, M., & Zhu, F. F. (2022). Transcranial direct current stimulation over the primary motor cortex improves speech production in post-stroke dysarthric speakers: A pilot study. PLoS One, 17(10), e0275779. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0275779

Zhu, S., ^Chong, S., Chen, Y., ^Wang, T., & Ng, M. (2022). Effect of language on voice quality – An acoustic study of bilingual speakers of Mandarin Chinese and English. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 74(6), 421-430. doi: 10.1159/000525649

Ng, M., ^Mak, C., ^Mak, J., & Xiong, M. (2022). Effect of temperature on consistency of starch- and gum-based thickened liquids for dysphagic individuals. Food Hydrocolloids for Health, 2, 1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.fhfh.2022.100076

Ng, M. L., & ^Lui, H. Y. (2022). Rice congee as an alternative to thickened liquids for patients with swallowing disorders. Journal of Texture Studies, 53(3), 405-416. doi: 10.1111/JTXS.12673

^Chan, H. F., Ng, M. L., Kim, H., & Kim, D. Y. (2022). Swallowing-related quality of life among oral-feeding Chinese patients of Parkinson’s Disease – A preliminary study using Chinese SWAL-QOL. Disability and Rehabilitation, 44(7), 1077-1083. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2020.1791979

Ng, M., & ^Ki, A. (2022). Acoustic characteristics associated with liquid swallowing sounds of different bolus consistencies in young healthy adults. International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders, 57(3), 552-564. doi : 10.1111/1460-6984.12706

^Hui, T. F., Cox, S. R., Huang, T., Chen, W.-R., & Ng, M. (2021). The effect of clear speech on Cantonese alaryngeal speakers’ intelligibility. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 74(2), 103-111. doi: 10.1159/000517676

^Wong, L. Y., Ng, M., & ^Tong, E. T. S. (2021). How accurate are the consistency labels used in Hong Kong? An objective study of consistency of thickened liquids using IDDSI and consistometric measurements. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 74(3), 167-175. doi: 10.1159/000518480

Ng, M., & ^Woo, H. K. (2021). Effect of total laryngectomy on vowel production – An acoustic study of vowels produced by alaryngeal speakers of Cantonese. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 23(6), 652-661. doi: 10.1080/17549507.2021.1876166

^Wang, T., Hong, Y., Wang, Q., Su, R., Ng, M. L., Xu, J., Wang, L., & Yan, N. (2021). Identification of mild cognitive impairment among Chinese based on multiple spoken tasks. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 82(1), 185-204. doi: 10.3233/JAD-201387

^Chan, H. F., Ng, M. L., Rosen, C., & Schneider, S. L. (2021). Cultural adaptation and validation of Speech Handicap Index (SHI): A scoping review. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 30(2), 748-760. doi: 10.1044/2020_AJSLP-20-00236

Ng, M. (2021). The use of the Lombard effect in improving alaryngeal speech. Journal of Voice, 35(1), 18-28. doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2019.07.007

^Wang, Z., Chen, Y., Ng, M. L., ^Yao, L., & ^Zhang, W. (2020). Acoustic analysis of Mandarin Chinese vowels produced by young adults. Rehabilitation Medicine, 30(3), 183-191.
doi: 10.3724/SP.J.1329.2020.03004

He, Y., Qi, S., Wang, L., He, W., Tan, C., Zhang, H., Chen, Y., Ng, M., & Yan, N. (2019). The characteristics of intelligence profile and eye gaze in facial emotion recognition in mild and moderate preschoolers with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 10, 402. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2019.00402

Zhang, H., Su, I-F., Chen, F., Ng, M., Wang, L., & Yan, N. (2019). The time course of orthographic and semantic activation in Chinese character recognition: Evidence from ERP study. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 35(3), 292-309. doi: 10.1080/23273798.2019.1652762

Ng, M., & ^Tsang, G. (2019). The Lombard effect associated with Chinese male alaryngeal speech. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 21(6), 584-592. doi: 10.1080/17549507.2018.1551932

Ng, M., ^Tong, E. T.-S., & Yu, K. K. M. (2019). Articulatory contact pressure during bilabial plosive production in esophageal and tracheoesophageal speech. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 71(1), 1-6. doi: 10.1159/000493344

Wong, M. N., Chan, Y., Ng, M., & Zhu, F. F. (2019). Effects of transcranial direct current stimulation over the Broca’s area on tongue twister production. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 21(2), 182-188. doi: 10.1080/17549507.2017.1417480

Ng, M., Yan, N, Chan, V., & Chen, Y., & Lam, P. K. Y. (2018). A volumetric analysis of vocal tract associated with laryngectomees by using acoustic reflection technology. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 70(1), 44-49. doi: 10.1159/000486714

Ng, M. & Wong, B. Y. H. (2018). Voice performance in tonal language speakers with glottal insufficiency due to unilateral vocal fold paralysis after injection laryngoplasty: a multidimensional study of Cantonese patients. Hong Kong Medical Journal, 24 (suppl. 2), S42-44.

Ng, M., Yan, N., ^Chiu, K. N., & Chen, Y. (2017). Acoustic and electroglottographic characteristics associated with tracheoesophageal speech of Cantonese. Rehabilitation Medicine, 27(5), 5-11.
doi: 10.3724/SP.J.1329.2017.05005

Ng, M., & ^Lau, D. (2017). A perceptual and acoustic study of voice gender in prepubertal children. Speech, Language and Hearing, 20(3), 123-129. doi: 10.1080/2050571X.2016.1253534

Wong, M. N., Kuruvilla, M., & Ng, M. (2017). Differential effects of increased loudness on tongue kinematics in individuals with PD? Analyses of two cases. Speech, Language, and Hearing, 20(1), 49-56. doi: 10.1080/2050571X.2016.1206694

^Li, X., To, C. K. S., & Ng, M. (2017). Effects of L1 tone on perception of L2 tone – a study of Mandarin tone learning by native Cantonese children. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, 20(3), 549-560. doi: 10.1017/S1366728916000195

Ng, M. L., Chen, Y., & ^Wong, S. (2016). Lingual movement during speech production by a speaker of Cantonese with dysarthria – An electromagnetic articulographic study. Rehabilitation Medicine, 26(5), 8-16, 24.
吴民华、陈暘、^王芷琪(2016)。电磁构音图谱仪对神经控制异常性构音障碍粤语患者说话时舌头运动的研究。康复学报,第26卷,第5期,8-16, 24页。
doi: 10.3724/SP.J.1329.2016.05008

^Jiang, C., McPherson, B., & Ng, M. (2016). Voice onset time of alveolar stop /t/ and realization of unaspirated affricates associated with Mandarin-speaking children with repaired cleft palate. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 86, 150-155. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.03.042

Wong, B. Y.-H., Yu, S.-Y., Ho, W.-K., Wei, W. I., & Ng, M. (2016). Injection laryngoplasty using hyaluronic acid for Chinese patients with unilateral vocal fold paralysis. Speech, Language and Hearing, 19(3), 153-160. doi: 10.1080/2050571X.2016.1159407

^Jiang, C., Whitehill, T. L., McPherson, B., & Ng, M. (2016). Spectral moment analysis of affricates produced by Putonghua-speaking pre-adolescents with repaired cleft palate. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 84, 137-142. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.01.029

Yu, S., Lee, T., & Ng, M. (2016). Surface electromyographic activity of extrinsic laryngeal muscles in Cantonese tone production. Journal of Signal Processing Systems, 82(2), 287-294. doi: 10.1007/s11265-015-1022-4

Wang, Z., Yu, P., Yan, N., Wang, L., & Ng, M. (2016). Automatic assessment of pathological voice quality using multidimensional acoustic analysis based on the GRBAS scale. Journal of Signal Processing Systems for Signal Image and Video Technology, 82(2), 241-251. doi: 10.1007/s11265-015-1016-2

^Jiang, C., Whitehill, T. L., McPherson, B., & Ng, M. (2015). Consonant accuracy in Mandarin-speaking children with repaired cleft palate. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 79(12), 2270-2276. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2015.10.022

^Lai, T. Y., Wong, M. N., Ng, M. L., & ^Tong, E. T. (2015). Effects of aspiration and vowel context on lip and jaw kinematics in Cantonese bilabial plosive production. Speech, Language, and Hearing, 18(4), 212-218. doi: 10.1179/2050572815Y.0000000010

Ng, M. L., & Xiong, M. Y. (2015). Chinese alaryngeal speech rehabilitation and their acoustical characteristics: A comprehensive review. Rehabilitation Medicine, 25(2), 44-49.
吴民华、熊明月(2015)。汉语无喉复声的四种常见方法简介及嗓音特性对比。康复学报,第25卷,第2期,29-34页。 doi: 10.13261/j.issn.2096-0328.2015.02.013

^Poon, M. S. F., & Ng, M. (2015). The role of fundamental frequency and formants in gender identification. Speech, Language and Hearing, 18(3), 161-165. doi: 10.1179/2050572814Y.0000000058

Chan, L. K., Bridges, S. M., Doherty, I., Ng, M., Jin, J., Sharma, N., Chan, N. K., & Lai, Y. Y. H. (2015). A qualitative study on how health professional students and their PBL facilitators perceive the use of mobile devices during PBL. Interdisciplinary Journal of Problem-Based Learning, 9(1), 83-95. doi: 10.7771/1541-5015.1510

^Jiang, C., Whitehill, T. L., McPherson, B., & Ng, M. (2015). Spectral features and perceptual judgment of place of affricate articulation in normal Putonghua-speaking pre-adolescents and those with cleft palate. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 79(2), 179-185. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2014.12.003

Yan, N., & Ng, M. (2014). Identification of accent in spoken English by Cantonese ESL speakers. WIT Transactions on Information and Communication Technologies, 74, 447-454. doi: 10.2495/ICCSA140551

Ng, M., Bridges, S., Law, S. P., & Whitehill, T. (2014). Designing, implementing and evaluating an online problem-based learning (PBL) environment – A pilot study. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, 28(1-2), 117-130. doi: 10.3109/02699206.2013.807879

Yan, N., Ng, M., ^Man, M. K., & ^To, T. H. (2013). Vocal tract dimensional characteristics of professional male and female singers with different types of singing voices. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 15(5), 484-491. doi: 10.3109/17549507.2012.744429

Yan, N., Ng, M., Wang, D., Zhang, L., Chan, V., & Ho, R. S. (2013). Nonlinear dynamical analysis of laryngeal, esophageal, and tracheoesophageal voices of Cantonese. Journal of Voice, 27(1), 101-110. doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2012.06.009

Chen, Y., Ng, M., & Li, T. (2012). English vowels produced by Cantonese-English bilingual speakers. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 14(6), 557-568. doi: 10.3109/17549507.2012.718360

Ng, M., & ^Chan, M. W. (2012). Analyzing neoglottal vibration of Cantonese tracheoesophageal speech – A preliminary aerodynamic study using inverse-filtering. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 64(6), 283-289. doi: 10.1159/000346878

Yan, N., ^Lam, P. K. Y., & Ng, M. (2012). Pitch control in esophageal and tracheoesophageal speech of Cantonese. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 64(5), 241-247. doi: 10.1159/000342825

^Tang, C., Ng, M., Chen, Y., & Yan, N. (2012). Constructing a physiological equivalent of the Cantonese vowel quadrilateral using electromagnetic articulography (EMA). Asia Pacific Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing, 15(3), 163-173. doi: 10.1179/136132812805253578

Ng, M., Chen, Y., & ^Chan, E. Y. K. (2012). Differences in vocal characteristics between Cantonese and English produced by proficient Cantonese-English bilingual speakers – A long-term spectral analysis. Journal of Voice, 26(4), e171-e176. doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2011.07.013

Ng, M., & Chen, Y. (2011). Proficiency in English sentence stress production by Cantonese speakers who speak English as a second language (ESL). International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 13(6), 526-535. doi: 10.3109/17549507.2011.580783

^Zhang, L., & Ng, M. (2011). An acoustics-based assessment of error patterns in English sounds produced by Cantonese ESL speakers. Asia Pacific Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing, 14(2), 73-84. doi: 10.1179/136132811805334867

Ng, M. (2011). Aerodynamic characteristics associated with esophageal and tracheoesophageal speech of Cantonese. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 13(2), 137-144. doi: 10.3109/17549507.2011.534176

Ng, M., Chen, Y., ^Wong, S., & Xue, S. (2011). Interarticulator timing control during inspiratory phonation. Journal of Voice, 25(3), 319-325. doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2010.01.001

Lam, P. K. Y., Ng, M., Cheung, T. K., Wong, B. Y. H., Tan, V. P. Y., Fong, D. Y. T., Wei, W. I., & Wong, B. C. Y. (2010). Rabeprazole is effective in treating laryngopharyngeal reflux. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 8(9), 770-776. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2010.03.009

Xue, S., ^Kane, L., & Ng, M. (2010). Quantification of vocal tract configurations of older children with Down syndrome using acoustic reflection technology: a pilot study. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 74, 378-383. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2010.01.007

Xue, S. A., ^Cheng, R. W. C., & Ng, M. (2010). Vocal tract dimensional development of adolescents: An acoustic reflection study. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 74, 907-912. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2010.05.010

Ng, M., Hsueh, G., & Leung, C. S. (2010). Voice pitch characteristics of Cantonese and English produced by Cantonese-English bilingual children. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 12(3), 230-236. doi: 10.3109/17549501003721080

Cheung, T. K., Lam, P. K. Y., Wei, W. I., Wong, W. M., Ng, M., & Wong, B. C. Y. (2009). Quality of life in patients with laryngopharyngeal reflux. Digestion, 79(1), 52-57. doi: 10.1159/000205267

Ng, M., & ^Chu, R. (2009). An acoustical and perceptual study of vowels produced by alaryngeal speakers of Cantonese. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 61(2), 97-104. doi: 10.1159/000209272

Liu, H., & Ng, M. (2009). Formant characteristics of vowels produced by Mandarin esophageal speakers. Journal of Voice, 22(2), 210-218. doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2007.09.002

Ng, M., Liu, H., ^Zhao, Q., & Lam, P. K. Y. (2009). Long-term average spectral characteristics of Cantonese alaryngeal speech. Auris Nasus Larynx, 36(5), 571-577. doi: 10.1016/j.anl.2008.12.005

Ng, M., & ^Wong, J. (2009). Voice onset time characteristics of esophageal, tracheoesophageal, and laryngeal speech of Cantonese. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 52(3), 780-789. doi: 10.1044/1092-4388(2008/07-0182)

Ng, M., Wong, R. K., Wei, W. I., Wong, Y. H., & Lam, P. K. Y. (2008). Acoustic changes in Chinese patients with cancer-related unilateral vocal fold paralysis after medialization thyroplasty. Contemporary Issues in Communication Science and Disorders, 35, 17-24.

Ng, M., Chen, Y., & ^Sadaka, J. (2008). Vowel features in Turkish Accented English. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 10(6), 1-10. doi: 10.1080/17549500802399007

Liu, H., Ng, M., Wan, M., Wang, S., & Zhang, Y. (2008). The effect of tonal changes on voice onset time in Mandarin esophageal speech. Journal of Voice, 23(2), 255-260. doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2006.08.013

Lam, P. K. Y., Ho, W. K., Ng, M., & Wei, W. I. (2007). Medialization thyroplasty for cancer-related unilateral vocal fold paralysis. Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, 136(3), 440-444. doi: 10.1016/j.otohns.2006.11.009

Liu, H., & Ng, M. (2007). Electrolarynx in voice rehabilitation. Auris Nasus Larynx, 34(3), 327-332. doi: 10.1016/j.anl.2006.11.010

Liu, H., Ng, M., Wan, M., Wang, S., & Zhang, Y. (2007). Effects of place of articulation and aspiration on voice onset time in Mandarin esophageal speech. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 59(3), 147-154. doi: 10.1159/000101773

Ng, M., & Bailey, R. (2006). Acoustic changes related to endoscopic examination procedures. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 58(5), 353-362. doi: 10.1159/000094569

Liu, H., Wan, M., Ng, M., Wang, S., & Lu, C. (2006). Tonal perceptions in normal laryngeal, esophageal, and electrolaryngeal Mandarin speakers. Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica, 58(5), 340-352. doi: 10.1159/000094568