Shravan Vasishth

Professor, Dept. of Linguistics, University of Potsdam, 14476 Potsdam, Germany
Speaker, Language Cluster, Cognitive Science
Phone: +49-(0)331-977-2950 | Fax: - 2087 | Email: vasishth squiggle uni minus potsdam dot de
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Lab members

Current PhD and MSc students: Serine Avetisyan, Anna Laurinavichyute, Bruno Nicenboim, Dario Paape, Paul Maetzig (MSc), Daniela Mertzen (MSc), Kate Stone, Wei Zhan.
Postdoc: Lena Jäger


People for whom I was first advisor in their PhD, or did a postdoc with me: Felix Engelmann, Samar Husain (postdoc), Lena Jäger, Pavel Logačev, Titus von der Malsburg, Umesh Patil.

Biography and CV

BA (Honours) Japanese (JNU, India), MA Linguistics (JNU, India), MS Computer and Information Science (Ohio State, USA), MSc Statistics (Sheffield, UK), PhD Linguistics (Ohio State, USA).

Curriculum Vitae

Research interests

My group develops computational models of human sentence comprehension, focusing on both impaired and unimpaired populations. We are also interested in statistical theory and practice.

Publications (with Data + Code)

Teaching at Potsdam

Note that I am not teaching at all during the period Oct 2016-Sept 2018. Dr. Titus von der Malsburg will be covering my teaching; please contact him for anything related to teaching.
Regular teaching staff in my group (apart from me): Dr. Lena Jäger, Bruno Nicenboim, Dario Paape.
The following courses are taught regularly:

Short courses

Statistics-related work