1. CRC-Networking Workshop

CRC-Networking Workshop (Cologne – Potsdam – Saarbrücken) from February 14 – 15, 2019 at the University of Potsdam [Flyer]

Topic: “Language Processing”


  • CRC 1102 “Information Density and Linguistic Encoding”,
  • CRC 1252 “Prominence in Language”,
  • CRC 1287 “Limits of Variability in Language”


13:00-14:00 Introduction – Definitions, Outlines, Key Concepts  
14:30-15:30 Jessen & Uygun: “Variability in subject-verb agreement in Turkish-German bilinguals” CRC 1287
  Bürki: “Inter-speaker variability in word production” CRC 1287
15:30-16:30 Röhr: “Signal- and expectation-based processing of prosodic prominence” CRC 1252
  Fuchs: “Demonstrative pronouns as attention orienting devices” CRC 1252
17:00-18:30 Avgustinova: “Mutual Intelligibility and Surprisal in Slavic Intercomprehension” (INCOMSLAV) CRC 1102
  Demberg: “Language Comprehension under Noise in Younger vs. Older Adults” CRC 1102
  Staudte: “The Role of Language Experience and Visual Context in Surprisal” CRC 1102
09:00-10:00 Esaulova: “Syntactic preferences and visual biases in scene descriptions” CRC 1252
  Vogeley: “Prominence and salience – competing or overlapping concepts?” CRC 1252
10:20-11:20 Crocker: “The Neurocomputational Basis of Surprisal” CRC 1102
  Drenhaus: “Rational Encoding and Decoding of Referring Expressions” CRC 1102
11:20-12:20 de Beer & Pregla: “(Non)variability in sentence production and comprehension” CRC 1287
  Vasishth: “Computational models of retrieval processes in sentence comprehension: Understanding sources of variability in unimpaired and impaired populations” CRC 1287


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