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Shravan Vasishth, Professor of Linguistics
Chair of Psycholinguistics and Neurolinguistics
Cognitive Science
University of Potsdam
Department of Linguistics, Haus 14 
Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25
D-14476 Potsdam, Germany	
Tel (office): +49-(0)331-977-2457
Tel (Annett Esslinger, secretary): -2950, Fax: -2087
Email: last name at rz dot uni-potsdam dot de
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How to ask me for a reference.

summer 2014 teaching

An introduction to statistical data analysis.
Advanced issues in sentence comprehension research.
Anaphoric dependencies in sentence processing.


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vasishth lab journal articles 2011-2013 (including submitted work)

[1]
Felix Engelmann, Shravan Vasishth, Ralf Engbert, and Reinhold Kliegl. A framework for modeling the interaction of syntactic processing and eye movement control. Topics in Cognitive Science, 5(3):452–474, 2013. (PDF)
[2]
Lena Jäger, Zhong Chen, Qiang Li, Charles Lin, and Shravan Vasishth. The subject-relative advantage in Chinese relatives: Evidence for expectation-based processing. MS (submitted), 2013.
[3]
Niloofar Keshtiari and Shravan Vasishth. Reactivation of antecedents by overt vs null pronouns: Evidence from Persian. MS (submitted), 2013. (PDF)
[4]
Pavel Logacev and Shravan Vasishth. A multiple-channel model of task-dependent ambiguity resolution in sentence comprehension. Submitted, 2013. (PDF)
[5]
Kate McCurdy, Gerrit Kentner, and Shravan Vasishth. Implicit prosody and contextual bias in silent reading. Journal of Eye Movement Research, 6(2):1–17, 2013. (PDF)
[6]
Paul Metzner, Titus von der Malsburg, Shravan Vasishth, and Frank Rösler. Oscillatory brain correlates in natural reading. MS (submitted), 2013. (PDF)
[7]
Umesh Patil, Sandra Hanne, Frank Burchert, Ria De Bleser, and Shravan Vasishth. Sentence comprehension in aphasia: A computational evaluation of representational and processing accounts. MS (submitted), 2013. (PDF)
[8]
Shravan Vasishth, Zhong Chen, Qiang Li, and Guei-Lan Guo. Processing Chinese relative clauses: Evidence for the subject-relative advantage. PLoS One, 2013. Accepted. (PDF)
[9]
Frank Burchert, Sandra Hanne, and Shravan Vasishth. Sentence comprehension disorders in aphasia: The concept of chance performance revisited. Aphasiology, 2012. (PDF)
[10]
Umesh Patil, Shravan Vasishth, and Richard L. Lewis. Retrieval interference in syntactic processing: The case of reflexive binding in English. MS (submitted), 2012.
[11]
Shravan Vasishth, Rukshin Shaher, and Narayanan Srinivasan. The role of clefting, word order and given-new ordering in sentence comprehension: Evidence from Hindi. Journal of South Asian Linguistics, 2012. (PDF)
[12]
Shravan Vasishth, Titus von der Malsburg, and Felix Engelmann. What eye movements can tell us about sentence comprehension. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Cognitive Science, pages n/a–n/a, 2012. (doi:10.1002/wcs.1209)
[13]
Titus von der Malsburg and Shravan Vasishth. Scanpaths reveal syntactic underspecification and reanalysis strategies. Language and Cognitive Processes, 2012. (PDF)
[14]
Titus von der Malsburg, Reinhold Kliegl, and Shravan Vasishth. Determinants of scanpath regularity in reading. MS (submitted), 2012.
[15]
Tina Marusch, Titus von der Malsburg, Roelien Bastiaanse, and Frank Burchert. Tense morphology in german agrammatism: The production of regular, irregular and mixed verbs. The Mental Lexicon, 7(3), December 2012. Manuscript accepted for publication.
[16]
Brian Bartek, Richard L. Lewis, Shravan Vasishth, and Mason Smith. In search of on-line locality effects in sentence comprehension. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 37(5):1178–1198, 2011. (PDF)
[17]
Marisa F. Boston, John T. Hale, Shravan Vasishth, and Reinhold Kliegl. Parallel processing and sentence comprehension difficulty. Language and Cognitive Processes, 26(3):301–349, 2011. (PDF)
[18]
H. Drenhaus, M. Zimmermann, and S. Vasishth. Exhaustiveness effects in clefts are not truth-functional. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 24:320–337, 2011. (PDF)
[19]
Sandra Hanne, Irina Sekerina, Shravan Vasishth, Frank Burchert, and Ria De Bleser. Chance in agrammatic sentence comprehension: What does it really mean? Evidence from Eye Movements of German Agrammatic Aphasics. Aphasiology, 25:221–244, 2011. (PDF)
[20]
Shravan Vasishth and Heiner Drenhaus. Locality in German. Dialogue and Discourse, 1:59–82, 2011.
[21]
Titus von der Malsburg and Shravan Vasishth. What is the scanpath signature of syntactic reanalysis? Journal of Memory and Language, 65:109–127, 2011. (PDF)