Charles's research interests include language acquisition and change, morphology and the mental lexicon, computational linguistics, and the evolution of language and cognition.
PhD Computer Science 2000 - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Using the Tolerance Principle to predict phonological change, Sneller, B. | Fruehwald, J. | Yang, C., Language Variation and Change, 2019
- How to Make the Most out of Very Little, Yang, C., Topics in Cognitive Science, 2019
- A formalist perspective on language acquisition, Yang, C., Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism, 2018
- Some consequences of the Tolerance Principle, Yang, C., Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism, 2018
- Statistical evidence that a child can create a combinatorial linguistic system without external linguistic input: Implications for language evolution, Goldin-Meadow, S. | Yang, C., Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 2017