Event-Related Potentials

Event-Related Potentials

Event-Related Potentials Event-Related Potentials (ERP) is a technique in cognitive neuroscience that allows the measurement of brain activity as it unfolds on a millisecond-by-millisecond basis. Brain measures are in turn linked to different cognitive functions.  The...
Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Neurodevelopmental Disorders Neurodevelopmental Disorders We are interested in common neurodevelopmental disorders such as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Developmental Language Disorder (DLD). We also investigate how the presence of different degrees of autistic...
Semantics & Pragmatics

Semantics & Pragmatics

SEMANTICS & Pragmatics Pragmatic knowledge and performance refer to the use and interpretation of language or non-verbal behaviors (e.g., gaze direction) in context so people can communicate and understand intentions or intended meanings.  We examine how adults...
Child Development

Child Development

Child Development This strand of our research focuses on topics related to language acquisition, non-verbal cognitive development, the cognitive factors that underpin language development and processing in children; and the effects of speaking more than one language...