Lamont, Andrew. submitted. Phonotactics conspire to reduce computational complexity.

McPherson, Laura and Andrew Lamont. under revision Poko postlexical tone: A directional Harmonic Serialism approach. Phonology.

Lamont, Andrew. under revision Simple constraints motivate autosegmental spreading in directional Harmonic Serialism. Glossa.

Lamont, Andrew. 2024. Shift is derived. Journal of Linguistics.


Lamont, Andrew. 2023. Serial reduplication is empirically adequate and typologically restrictive. Linguistic Inquiry 54(4):797-839.

Lamont, Andrew. 2023. A restrictive, parsimonious theory of footing in directional Harmonic Serialism. Phonology 39(1):41-78.


Lamont, Andrew. 2022. Directional Harmonic Serialism. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Lamont, Andrew. 2022. Directional constraint evaluation solves the problem of ties in Harmonic Serialism. Linguistic Inquiry 53(3):617-632.

Lamont, Andrew. 2022. Optimality Theory implements complex functions with simple constraints. Phonology 38(4):729-740.


Lamont, Andrew. 2021. Optimizing over subsequences generates context-sensitive languages. Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics 9:528-537.


Lamont, Andrew. 2019. Precedence is Pathological: The Problem of Alphabetical Sorting. In Richard Stockwell, Maura O'Leary, Zhongshi Xu, & Z.L. Zhou (eds.), Proceedings of the 36th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press. 243-249.

Lamont, Andrew. 2019. Obstacles for gradual place assimilation. In Emily Clem, Peter Jenks, & Hannah Sande (eds.). Theory and description in African Linguistics: Selected papers from the 47th Annual Conference on African Linguistics. Berlin: Language Science Press. 231-248.

Lamont, Andrew, Charlie O'Hara, & Caitlin Smith. 2019. Weakly deterministic transformations are subregular. In Garrett Nicolai & Ryan Cotterell (eds.), Proceedings of the 16th Workshop on Computational Research in Phonetics, Phonology, and Morphology. 196-205.

Lamont, Andrew. 2019. Majority Rule in Harmonic Serialism. In Katherine Hout, Anna Mai, Adam McCollum, Sharon Rose, & Matthew Zaslansky (eds.), Supplemental Proceedings of the 2018 Annual Meeting on Phonology. Washington, D.C.: Linguistic Society of America.

Lamont, Andrew & Jonathan North Washington. 2019. Turkic Nasal Harmony as Surface Correspondence. University of Pennsylvania Working Papers in Linguistics 25.1. 169-178.

Hughto, Coral, Andrew Lamont, Brandon Prickett, & Gaja Jarosz. 2019. Learning exceptionality and variation with lexically scaled MaxEnt. Proceedings of the Society for Computation in Linguistics (SCiL) 2019. 91-101.


Lamont, Andrew. 2018. Drawing the krtań: Laryngeal alternations in Polish. In Gillian Gallagher, Maria Gouskova, & Sora Heng Yin (eds.), Supplemental Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Meeting on Phonology. Washington, D.C.: Linguistic Society of America.

Lamont, Andrew. 2018. Decomposing phonological transformations in serial derivations. In Proceedings of the Society for Computation in Linguistics (SCiL) 2018. 91-101.


Lamont, Andrew. 2017. The small matter of the Afrikaans diminutive. In Proceedings of the Linguistic Society of America 2(30). Washington, D.C.: Linguistic Society of America.


Lamont, Andrew. 2016. Directionality and the Coda Condition. Adam Albright & Michelle A. Fullwood (eds.), Supplemental Proceedings of the 2014 Meeting on Phonology. Washington, D.C.: Linguistic Society of America.

Lamont, Andrew & Jonathan North Washington. 2016. Phylogenetic simulations over constraint-based grammar formalisms. In Proceedings of the 2016 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Student Research Workshop. 102-108.

Liu, Can, Wen Li, Bradford Demarest, Yue Chen, Sara Couture, Daniel Dakota, Nikita Haduong, Noah Kaufman, Andrew Lamont, Manan Pancholi, Kenneth Steimel, & Sandra Kübler. 2016. IUCL: An Ensemble Model for Stance Detection in Twitter. In Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval 2016). 394-400.


Lamont, Andrew. 2015. Progressive Place Assimilation in Optimality Theory. M.A. thesis, Eastern Michigan University.

Lamont, Andrew. 2015. Lateral Place Assimilation in Kuman. In Proceedings of WIGL 12. LSO Working Papers in Linguistics 10. Madison, WI: Linguistics Student Organization. 44-58.