Category Archives for Exec­u­tive Func­tions

New paper in press: Hen­ry et al., Nature Com­mu­ni­ca­tions

As a late (to us quite impor­tant) result from our lab’s tenure at the the Max Planck in Leipzig, here comes a paper by for­mer AC post­doc Mol­ly Hen­ry with for­mer fel­low post­doc AC alum­nus Björn Her­rmann and our tire­less lab … Con­tin­ue read­ing

08. May 2017 by Simon Grosnick
Categories: Adaptive Control, Ageing, Auditory Cortex, Auditory Neuroscience, EEG / MEG, Evoked Activity, Executive Functions, Neural Oscillations, Neural Phase, Papers, Perception, Publications |

New paper in press in Jour­nal of Neu­ral Engi­neer­ing: Fiedler et al. on in-ear-EEG and the focus of audi­to­ry atten­tion

Towards a brain-controlled hear­ing aid: PhD stu­dent Lorenz Fiedler shows how attend­ed and ignored audi­to­ry streams are dif­fer­ent­ly rep­re­sent­ed in the neu­ral respons­es and how the focus of audi­to­ry atten­tion can be extract­ed from EEG sig­nals record­ed at elec­trodes placed … Con­tin­ue read­ing

10. April 2017 by Simon Grosnick
Categories: Attention, Auditory Cortex, Auditory Neuroscience, Auditory Speech Processing, EEG / MEG, Papers, Psychology, Publications |

New paper in press in Cere­bral Cor­tex: Wöst­mann et al. on ignor­ing degrad­ed speech

Audi­to­ry Cognition’s own Mal­te Wöst­mann is in press in Cere­bral Cor­tex with his lat­est offer­ing on how atten­tion­al con­trol man­i­fests in alpha pow­er changes: Ignor­ing speech can be ben­e­fi­cial (if com­pre­hend­ing speech poten­tial­ly detracts from anoth­er task), and we here show … Con­tin­ue read­ing

07. March 2017 by Jonas
Categories: Adaptive Control, Attention, Auditory Cortex, Auditory Neuroscience, Auditory Perception, Auditory Speech Processing, Degraded Acoustics, EEG / MEG, Evoked Activity, Executive Functions, Neural Oscillations, Noise-Vocoded Speech, Papers, Perception, Psychology, Publications, Speech |

MSc stu­dent Lea-Maria Schmitt wins Col­in Cher­ry Award 2017

Wow: Mas­sive con­grat­u­la­tions to Lea Schmitt, who just has been award­ed the Col­in Cher­ry Award 2017 at the 9th Speech in Noise (SPIN) work­shop in Old­en­burg. Ger­many. The Col­in Cher­ry award hon­ours the best poster (audi­ence award) and gets you a … Con­tin­ue read­ing

06. January 2017 by Jonas
Categories: Attention, Events, Executive Functions |

New project with Gesa Hartwigsen (Max Planck Leipzig): What is Angu­lar Gyrus actu­al­ly up to?

San­ta struck ear­ly this year: The Deutsche Forschungs­ge­mein­schaft (DFG) has just grant­ed AC head Jonas (Uni­ver­si­ty of Lübeck) and brain-stimulation wiz Gesa Hartwigsen (now a group lead­er at AC’s for­mer insti­tu­tion, the MPI in Leipzig) a joint 3-year grant, worth 371,000 € in total, … Con­tin­ue read­ing

21. December 2016 by Jonas
Categories: Adaptive Control, Degraded Acoustics, Grants, Gyrus Angularis, Semantics, Speech, TMS, Uncategorized |

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