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Universität Potsdam
Department Linguistik
Haus 14
Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 24-25
14476 Potsdam

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Ines Mauer
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07.09.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Olga Kepinska (Leiden University): Functional connectivity of the hippocampus and Brocas area during acquisition of new grammatical rules 9-10 Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16


25.07.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Dominique Blok (Universiteit Utrecht): Focussing on Split Scope 16:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

24.07.2017 [Computational Linguistics Colloquium] Benjamin Weiss (TU Berlin): Quality of Spoken Dialog Systems 12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

20.07.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Carola Schnitzler (Uni Potsdam): Handwriting in Children with Spelling Disorders (Dysgraphia) 12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16

18.07.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Julia Bacskai-Atkari (UP): Doubling in relative clauses and the status of relative particles in German dialects (and beyond) 16:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

17.07.2017 [Computational Linguistics Colloquium] Christoph Rzymski (University of Jena): Scope disambiguation is a ranking problem 12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

13.07.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Maria Vomva (Uni Potsdam): Bilingualism or SLI? A Greek-German study on gender on personal pronouns  12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16

03.07.2017 [Computational Linguistics Colloquium] Marco Kuhlmann (Linköping University): On the Complexity of CCG Parsing 12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

04.07.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Prof. Josef Bayer (Uni Konstanz): Toward a Unified Theory of Discourse and Focus Particles 16:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

15.06.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Irina Sorokovska (U Potsdam): Processing of Case and Agreement in German Sentences with Word Order Variation: Eye-Tracking Evidence from Four-year-olds 12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

19.06.2017 [Computational Linguistics Colloquium] Roland Schäfer (FU Berlin): Putting web corpora to good use: The next-generation DECOW corpus and non-standard `weil`and obwohl clauses in German 12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

20.06.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Marta Wierzba (UP): Object fronting and contrast in German and Swedish 16:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

26.06.2017 [Computational Linguistics Colloquium] Manfred Hild and Simon Untergasser (Beuth HfT Berlin): Past and Current Research With the Humanoid Robot Myon 12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

27.06.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Carla Bombi Ferrer (UP): MSc-Thesis Defence on the semantics of definite markers in Akan 16:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

15.10.2015 [Disputation] Yair Haendler (Uni Potsdam): Effects of embedded pronouns on relative clause processing: Cross-linguistic evidence from children and adults 14:00, Golm, Haus 35, 0.01

29.06.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisitionAnnette Fox-Boyer (EUFH Rostock): Initial cluster realizations in German-speaking typically developing children and children with speech sound disorders  12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 2.15

12.09.2017 [Computational Linguistics Colloquium] Roland Roller (DFKI Berlin): Detecting Biomedical Relations using Distant Supervision 12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

13.06.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Beata Moskal (Goethe-Uni Frankfurt/Main): Suppletion as a window into the featural make-up of person and number 16:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

08.06.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Natalie Boll-Avetisyan (UP): Rhythmic speech segmentation at 6 months 12:15, Golm,Haus 14, 2.15/6

23.05.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Rick Nouwen (Utrecht): Zero                                                                                          16:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

22.05.2017 [Computational Linguistics Colloquium] Sebastian Martschat (Heidelberg): Structured representations for coreference resolution 12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

18.05.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Elena Pagliarini (U Pompeu Fabra) and Mireia Marimon (UP): Non-adjacent learning in children with SLI (Elena) and Statistic vs. prosodic cues in 6- and 9-month-olds (Mireia)
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

16.05.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Giorgio Carella (Roma, UP): Focus on Focus                                                                          16:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

15.05.2017 [Computational Linguistics Colloquium] Jana Götze (2txt, Berlin): Situated Reference Resolution for Pedestrian Wayfinding Systems 12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

09.05.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Henry Fominyam (UP): Aspects of the Awing grammar (Grassfields Bantu) 16:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

08.05.2017 [Computational Linguistics Colloquium] Zeerak Waseem Butt (Sheffield, UK): How do we hate? Defining and detecting hate speech (on Twitter)
12:15 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

04.05.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Antonia Götz (U Potsdam): How infants and adults perceive German and Polish vowels
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

02.05.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Martin Salzmann (U Potsdam): Displaced Morphology in German: Evidence for post-syntactic morphology
16:15, Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

27.04.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Tom Fritzsche (U Potsdam): ManyBabies 1: Infant-Directed Speech Preferences
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

25.04.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Dara Sebastian Jokilehto (Uni Potsdam / Leibniz ZAS): The universal structure of focus
16:15-17:45 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

20.04.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Postersession: 1. Flavia Adani: Language abilities in school-children und adolescent with Austism Spectrum Disorder, 2. Lila Zakarias: N-back training in Aphasia: A systematic investigation of near and far transfer effects, 3. Anne van der Kant: Adult learning of non-adjacent dependencies in the linguistic and non-linguistic domain, 4. Diana Michl: Straightforward metonym, versatile metaphor: The power of nonliteralness in how adults perceive idioms, 4. Diana Michl: Straightforward metonym, versatile metaphor: The power of nonliteralness in how adults perceive idioms, 5. Daniela Mertzen: The importance of replication in Psycholinguistics, 6. Katherine Stone16:15-17:45 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

07.02.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Joanna Blaszczak (Wroclaw): Why the participial future in Polish is no more [past] and yet more marked than its infinitival variant. New evidence from EEG recordings
16:15-17:45 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

02.02.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Antonia Götz (U Potsdam): Lexical Tone Perception by German adults and infants
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

31.01.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Filippo Domaneschi (University of Genoa): The processing Costs of Presupposition Accomodation
16:15-17:45 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

19.01.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Angela Grimm (U Osnabrück): Current approaches to language assessment of multilingual children: How to reduce the risk of over- and underdiagnosis
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

24.01.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Heather Burnett (CNRS): Probabilistic Grammar, Pragmatic Interpretation and Gallo-Romance Dialectology 16:15-17:4

17.01.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Elisabeth Verhoeven (HU): Psych verbs: Theoretical predictions and empirical evidence
16:15-17:45 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

12.01.2017 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Antonia Hülsebeck (HU Berlin): The role of emotion in first language acquisition  
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

10.01.2017 [SynSem-Colloquium] Ryan Bochnak (Leipzig): Combining particles and coordination in Washo
16:15-17:45 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

15.12.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Stefanos Tserkezis (UP): Interactions between vocabulary, PA and non-word repetition in preliterate English children
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

13.12.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Joseph DeVaugh-Geiss (UP):An Experimental Study on Number-based Implicatures in German /es/-Clefts and Definite Pseudoclefts
16:15-17:45 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

07.12.2016 [Psycholinguistics colloquium] Milena Rabovsky (FU): N400 amplitudes reflect change in a probabilistic representation of meaning: Evidence from a neural network model    
12:00-14:00 Golm, Haus 14, 2.15

01.12.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Dzhuma Abakarova (UP): Measuring coarticulation and invariance in German children and adults                                                                                                                                               12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

29.11.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Artemis Alexiadou (HUB): The asymmetric nature of V2: evidence from learner languages    
16:15-17:45 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

24.11.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Elina Rubertus (UP): V-to-V anticipatory coarticulation in German children   12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

22.11.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Andreas Schmidt (UP): Diagnosing the VP structure of OV and VO languages    
16:15-17:45 Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

19.11.2016 [10. Herbsttreffen Patholinguistik]                                                                                                                 Thema: Panorama Patholinguistik: Sprachwissenschaft trifft Sprachtherapie                                                              08.30-17.30, Universität Potsdam, Campus Griebnitzsee, Haus 6 Hörsaal 3

Infos & Anmeldung: www.herbsttreffen.vpl-ev.de

Das Herbsttreffen Patholinguistik wird veranstaltet von MitarbeiterInnen und Studierenden des Departments Linguistik (Studiengang Patholinguistik) in Kooperation mit dem Verband für Patholinguistik e.V. Es findet seit 2007 einmal jährlich im November auf dem Campus Griebnitzsee statt. Die Beiträge der Tagung werden in der Reihe „Spektrum Patholinguistik“ (ISSN 1866-9433) im Universitätsverlag veröffentlicht.

17.11.2016 [Psycholinguistics colloquium] Dario Paape (UP): No escape: Working memory capacity does not modulate the strength of the 'depth charge' illusion                                                                                                                       12-14, Golm, Haus 05, 108

17.11.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Alan Langus (UP): Fast-mapping linguistic labels to objects and their spatio-temporal relations in 4-month-old infans                                                                                                                 12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

15.11.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Stefanie Solt (Uni Leipzig): Approximators and polarity sensitivity                                16:15-17:45, Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

08.11.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Sampson Korsah (Uni Leipzig): On Null and Overt Object Pronouns in Kwa                        16-18, Golm, Haus 14, 0.09

10.11.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Maja Stegenwallner-Schütz (UP): Wenn Numerus das Satzverständnis vereinfacht: Empirische Untersuchungen zum Spracherwerb und Ableitungen für die Sprachtherapie  
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

11.11.2016 Dr. Ana-Maria Olteteanu (U Bremen): Creative Cognitive Systems    
12-14, Golm, Haus 14, 4.15

03.11.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Poster session hosted by the project „Crossing the borders: The interplay of language, cognition, and the brain in early human development“.    
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

03.11.2016 [Psycholinguistics colloquium] Titus von der Malsburg (UP): Statistical errors in eye-tracking studies of reading behavior    
12-14, Golm, Haus 05, 108

01.11.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Marta Wierzba (UP): The ordering of interface mapping rules in German object fronting
16-18, Golm, Haus 14, 0.0

25.10.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Christian Döhler (UP): The inclusory construction and NP Syntax in Komnzo
16-18, Golm, Haus 14, 0.0

13.10.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Rowena Garcia (UP): L1 acquisition of thematic role assignment in Tagalog: Word-order-based strategies vs. morphosyntactic cues und Yair Haendler (U Potsdam)  Effects of pronoun referentiality on children’s relative clause processing in Hebrew
13:00, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/6

19.10.2016 [Sprache-Cluster] Dr. Sanne Kuijper (University of Groningen): Who Is He? Children with ASD and ADHD Take the Listener into account in their production of ambigious pronouns
16:00-18:00, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15

14.07.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Assunta Süss (UP): Subject-Verb Agreement in Children and Adults – Pupillometry results                                                                                                                                                        12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16

12.07.2016 Alexander Lerch (Georgia Institute of Technology): Music Performance and its Analysis                                         14:00, Golm, Haus 14, 0.45

07.07.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Nenad Jovanovic (UP): Cross-linguistic aspects of the acquisition of passives                                                                                                                                                                       12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16

06.07.2016 [Sprache-Cluster] Tal Linzen (JHU): Can contemporary recurrent neural networks learn syntax-sensitive dependencies?
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 0.45

06.07.2016 Henny Yeung: Infant speech processing in context: Lexical, referential, and social influences
14:15, Golm, Haus 14, 4.15/6

28.06.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Erika Corbara (UP): A Question of definition...and its developments (A talk on subject syntax in Romagnol)
16:15, Golm, Haus 14, 0.38

23.06.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Chigusa Kurumada (Rochester): Expectation adaptation in pragmatic processing: How listeners infer speaker intentions from the variable acoustic signal 
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16

22.06.2016 [Sprache-Cluster] Florian Jaeger (Rochester): Dynamic adaptation to changes in local statistics during language processing (and production)
14-16, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16

16.06.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Maja Stegenwallner-Schütz (UP): Elicited production of referring expressions by children and adolescents with ASD: Sensitivity to contrasts and grammatical role
12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16

09.06.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Chiara Boila (UP): Comprehension of sentences with the focus particle 'only' in Italian learning children                                                                                                                                             12:15, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16

07.06.2016 [Neurolinguistics-Colloquium] Seckin Arslan & Claudia Felser (UP): Comprehension of wh-questions in Turkish-German bilingual speakers with fluent and non-fluent aphasia: a multiple case study                                                             14-16, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16

07.06.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Ilse Zimmermann (UP): Das Korrelat in temporalen Nebensätzen
16:15, Golm, Haus 14, 0.38

01.06.2016 [Disputation] Felix Engelmann (Uni Potsdam): Towards an Integrated Model of Sentence Processing in Reading
12:00, Golm, Haus 35, 0.01

31.05.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Diana Forker (University of Jena): Discontinuous NPs and the structure of the NP in Sanzhi Dargwa
16:15, Golm, Haus 14, 0.38

25.05.2016 Dr. Audrey Bürki: On the usefulness of "advanced" statistical models to advance theoretical models (of language production) 
13-14, Golm, Haus 35, 0.01-0.03

24.05.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Diana Michl (UP): How do adults perceive metaphors and metonyms in idioms? Theory and preliminary results from rating surveys                                                                                                                                  16:15, Golm, Haus 14, 0.38

19.05.2016 [Typical and atypical language acquisition] Natalie Boll-Avetisyan & Tom Fritzsche (UP): Learnability of fusional and agglutinative morphology: Insights from artificial language learning
11:45, Golm, Haus 14, 2.15/16

17.05.2016 [SynSem-Colloquium] Mira Grubic (UP): Interaction of definite and indefinite determiners in Ngamo (West Chadic) 
16:15, Golm, Haus 14, 0.38

10.05.2016 [SynSem Colloquium] Julia Bacskai-Atkari (UP): Doubling in the CP in West-Germanic and the Doubly Filled COMP Filter                                                                                                                                                                                                 16:15, Golm, Haus 14, 0.38