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SNAP Day 1 is behind us

A great day 1 of the SNAP work­shop is behind us. It could go on for­ev­er, if it would be accord­ing to me. While Thomas Lun­ner was sad­ly stopped short by new pro­gram com­mit­tee mem­ber, pan-Euro­­pean storm ras­cal “Xaver”, 45 … Con­tin­ue read­ing

06. December 2013 by Jonas
Categories: Editorial Notes, Events | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lis­ten­ing: The strat­e­gy mat­ters [Update]

In press on Neu­ropsy­cholo­gia Thal­a­m­ic and pari­etal brain mor­phol­o­gy pre­dicts audi­to­ry cat­e­go­ry learn­ing Cat­e­go­riz­ing sounds is vital for adap­tive human behav­ior. Accord­ing­ly, chang­ing lis­ten­ing sit­u­a­tions (exter­nal noise, but also periph­er­al hear­ing loss in aging) require lis­ten­ers to flex­i­bly adjust their cat­e­go­riza­tion … Con­tin­ue read­ing

24. September 2013 by Dr. Mathias Scharinger
Categories: Auditory Neuroscience, Auditory Perception, Degraded Acoustics, Executive Functions, Papers, Publications | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

New paper in press: Her­rmann et al., Hear­ing Research [Update]

Audi­to­ry fil­ter width affects response mag­ni­tude but not fre­quen­cy speci­fici­ty in audi­to­ry cor­tex This is fan­tas­tic news on a fri­day morn­ing: Obleser lab Post­doc Björn Her­rmann teamed up with his fel­low Post­docs Math­ias Scharinger and Mol­ly Hen­ry to study how … Con­tin­ue read­ing

12. July 2013 by Jonas
Categories: Auditory Cortex, Auditory Neuroscience, Auditory Perception, Clinical relevance, EEG / MEG, Evoked Activity, Hearing Loss, Papers, Psychology, Publications | Tags: , , , , , , |

New Paper in press — Scharinger, Hen­ry, Obleser, in Mem­o­ry & Cog­ni­tion

For nor­­mal-hear­ing humans, cat­e­go­riz­ing com­plex acoustic stim­uli is a seem­ing­ly effort­less process, even if one has nev­er heard the par­tic­u­lar sounds before. Nev­er­the­less, pri­or expe­ri­ence with spe­cif­ic cor­re­la­tions between acoustic stim­u­lus prop­er­ties affects the cat­e­go­riza­tion in a ben­e­fi­cial way, as … Con­tin­ue read­ing

01. February 2013 by Dr. Mathias Scharinger
Categories: Papers, Perception, Publications | Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Neu­ro­science 2012 Posters and Talks

Dear friends and col­leagues, SfN Par­tic­i­pants! Please go and check out our posters in New Orleans this year. It’s all hap­pen­ing in the Mon­day (15 Octo­ber) AM posters ses­sion, plus a bit of Tues­day AM, and one talk on mon­day … Con­tin­ue read­ing

13. October 2012 by Jonas
Categories: Editorial Notes, Events, Posters, Publications | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

New paper in press — Scharinger et al., PLOS ONE [Update]

We are hap­py that our paper A Sparse Neur­al Code for Some Speech Sounds but Not for Oth­ers is sched­uled for pub­li­ca­tion in PLOS ONE on July 16th, 2012. This is also our first paper in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Alexan­dra Ben­dix­en … Con­tin­ue read­ing

15. July 2012 by Dr. Mathias Scharinger
Categories: EEG / MEG, Evoked Activity, Linguistics, Papers, Perception, Place of Articulation Features, Publications, Speech | Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Poster Pre­sen­ta­tions at SFN

There will be two poster pre­sen­ta­tions at SFN in Wash­ing­ton, DC., on the top­ic of audi­to­ry pre­dic­tions in speech per­cep­tion. The first poster, authored by Alexan­dra Ben­dix­en, Math­ias Scharinger, and Jonas Obleser, sum­ma­rizes as fol­lows: Speech sig­nals are often com­pro­mised … Con­tin­ue read­ing

11. November 2011 by Dr. Mathias Scharinger
Categories: Auditory Perception, EEG / MEG, Events, Evoked Activity, Posters, Publications, Speech | Tags: , , , |

New paper out in Jour­nal of Speech, Lan­guage, & Hear­ing Research [Update]

We are hap­py to announce that our paper “Asym­me­tries in the pro­cess­ing of vow­el height” will be appear­ing in the Jour­nal of Speech, Lan­guage, & Hear­ing Research, authored by Philip Mon­a­han, William Idsar­di and Math­ias Scharinger. A short sum­ma­ry is … Con­tin­ue read­ing

11. November 2011 by Dr. Mathias Scharinger
Categories: Auditory Perception, Auditory Speech Processing, EEG / MEG, Evoked Activity, Linguistics, Papers, Place of Articulation Features, Publications, Speech | Tags: , , , , , , , |

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