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Participants for ongoing studies
Neurolinguistik / Neurolinguistics: Lipski, Silvia Carmen, Dr. phil.

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Language experience and auditory perception of speech segments

Language-specific abstract underspecified representations in monolingual and bilingual speakers



Selected Publications
Lipski, S.C., Mathiak, K. (2007). A Magnetoencephalographic study on auditory processing of native and nonnative fricative contrasts in Polish and German listeners. Neuroscience Letters, 415(1), 90-95.

Lipski, S.C. (2006). Neural correlates of fricatives across language boundaries. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Stuttgart.


Crash-course Neurolinguistics

March 2007, Invited Workshop at the University of Amsterdam




since 2006, Universität Konstanz


German pronounciation

2006/2007, Fachhochschule Konstanz, Department of German as a foreign language


Phonetics and Phonology

2002 – 2005, Euro-Medizinal-Kolleg Stuttgart, school for speech therapy



Conference contributions and invited talks
2007 Electrophysiological investigation on phonetic and phonological representations. Invited talk at the University of Amsterdam, Institute of Phonetic Sciences, 30.March



Auditory processing o Polish and German fricative contrasts. Invited talk at Workshop Phonetics and Phonology at ZAS, 27.November, Centre for General Linguistics, Berlin


Neural correlates of speech sound perception - Acoustic, phonetic, and phonological processing.Talk at Phonetik und Phonologie 2, July 19-21, 2005, Tübingen, Germany




Auditory system tunes in to context of speech sound contrasts. Poster presentation at ICON 9, September 5-10, Havanna, Cuba

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Neural correlates of fricative sound categories across language boundaries. Poster presentation at 1st ASA Workshop on Second Language Speech Learning, May 14-15, 2005, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Awarded "Best Student Poster"

PfeilPoster PDF



Phonological representations in the auditory cortex. Talk at EUROSLA 14, September 8-11, 2004, San Sebastian, Spain

Cross-linguistic perception of voiceless fricatives: A MEG study. Poster presentation at 35th Poznan Linguistic Meeting, May 18-20, 2004, Poznan, Poland



Biographical Sketch
since 2006

Post-doctoral researcher at SFB471 Universität Konstanz, Neurolinguistics Lab



PhD (Dr.phil.) Universtität Stuttgart, Institute for Natural Language Processing


2002 - 2005

Stipend of the international graduate college "Language representations and their interpretations", Universität Stuttgart, founded by the German Research Foundation (DFG)



Magistra Artium (M.A.) Linguistics and German literature, Universität Stuttgart


1996 - 2002
Linguistics and German literature at Universität Stuttgart and University of Oregon


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