Yusheng (Derek) Wang

Research Assistant



2019- B.S. in Speech and Hearing Science, University of Washington

2015- M.A. in linguistics, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

2011- B.A. in Chinese Literature, Tunghai University, Taiwan


Research interests

Bilingualism /Aphasia

Neuroimaging (fMRI, MEG, fNIRS)



Experimental Phonetics (EGG, palatography, Acoustic spectrographic analysis, SCICON-aerodynamics)

Experimental Phonology



Wang, Yu-sheng, Yueh-chin Chang, Feng-fan Hsieh (2015) “Mapping vowels from American English to Taiwanese Mandarin: A perceptual study” The 169th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America. The Journal of Acoustical Society of America. 137, 2380 (2015); http://dx.doi.org/10.1121/1.4920649.

Wang, Yu-sheng (2014) “How do Taiwan Mandarin speakers perceive American English vowels?” Graduate Student Research Workshop on Phonetics Graduate Institute of Linguistics, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan.