Daniel Büring

Professor of Linguistics
Uni Wien Linguistics Department
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Office hours: by appointment
Snailmail: Linguistics Department
University of Vienna
Sensengasse 3a
1090 Vienna
Office: O6.05 (Sensengasse 3a, 6th floor)
Phone: +43 (1) 4277 41710
Main office: +43 (1) 4277 41701
Fax: +43 (1) 4277  9417 
(shared machine, non confidential)

Curriculum Vitae

Zeche Zollverein, Essen


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Book Series

(More or less) Useful Links

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LaTeX Macro For Semantic Types

I couldn't on the web find a macro for conveniently writing semantic types, so here's what I came up with:
  \def\ty#1 {\texttt{\@tyi#1\empty}}
To see how to use it, copy it and try compiling...
  \ty e

  \ty st

  \ty {et}t

  \ty e{et}

  \ty {et}{iz}

  \ty {et}{i{cz}}

  \ty {{12}{et}}{i{cz}}
(And, yes, folks, that's right: simple types do not go in braces!)

Unalternative Semantics

This page collects papers on infos on my current research about focus semantics and pragmatics (English only).

Optimality Theory Tableau Generator CSV-to-LaTeX

This is a python script to generate OT tableaux from .csv files. It is an adaptation of Anthony Brohan's OT tableau generator with a number of features added.

Download the ZIP-file here, unzip (the file, not you!) and find the script, installation instructions and demos. Comments welcome.

LaTeX Macro for Intonational Contours

This newcommand provides a relatively easy way to latex intonational contours like so:
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And for something completely different...

The band I currently play in.
More from my musical past