Eva Poort Presents Talk at Conference on Multilingualism

Ghent, Belgium.

Eva Poort will be giving a talk about her research at the Conference on Multilingualism (COM) which takes place 11-13 September 2016 in Ghent, Belgium.

The title of the talk and a link to the abstract can be found below:

‘Response competition for cognates: The cognate facilitation effect depends on stimulus list composition.’ – Eva D. Poort and Jennifer M. Rodd (University College London, London, UK).


Posters Presented at the SNL Conference and BPS Cognitive Section Conference

Lucy MacGregor, a researcher at the MRC CBU in Cambridge, and Lena Holderer, a student at UCL, both recently presented posters on their research in collaboration with Jenni Rodd at conferences.

The details and links to their posters can be found below:

‘The neuromagnetic time course of semantic ambiguity resolution in speech comprehension.’ – Lucy J. MacGregor1, Jennifer M. Rodd2, Olaf Hauk1, and Matt Davis
(1MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK; 2University College London, London, UK). [Pdf]

Lucy presented this poster at the Society for the Neurobiology of Language Conference in London, 17-20 August 2016.


‘Effects of language modality on the neural correlates of semantic ambiguity processing.’1Lena Holderer, 2Jennifer M. Rodd, and 1Jane Warren (1Department of Language and Cognition, University College London, London, UK; 2Department of Experimental Psychology, University College London, London, UK). [Pdf]

Lena presented this poster at Society for the Neurobiology of Language Conference in London, 17-20 August 2016, and at the British Psychological Society Cognitive Section  Conference in Barcelona, Spain, 31 August – 2 September 2016.