We have two labs: the Phonetics Lab and Kuang Lab. Both Labs are located on the third floor of 3401-C, Walnut Street. See the Policy page to make reservations.
The Penn Phonetics Lab Forced Aligners is an automatic phonetic alignment toolkit based on HTK. You can find a downloadable version here, and the full documentation here. If you are a p-lab member, you can run it on Harris.
A forced aligner for Mandarin Chinese. Available version at
For more forced aligners, please refer to the Linguistic Data Consortium (LDC).
Both labs have soundproof recording booths equipped with computers, microphones and mixers ready to use.
Two Glottal Enterprises electroglottographsare available in Kuang Lab. They can either work with a mixer to make simultaneous audio and EGG recordings, or work with a Scicon X516 series hardware system to make multi channel pressure and flow recordings.
An EMA (ElectroMagnetic Articulography) device is set up in Kuang Lab.