University of Leipzig
EPIC XIV  Leipzig, Germany, March 28-31, 2004









40 years "readiness potential"


Clinical and pharmacological research


Auditory processing and perception


Methods and analysis


Speech and language


Visual processing and perception


Motor processing


Emotion (Monday, March 29, 16:00-18:00, Foyer 2nd floor)

Goydke, K. N., Urbach, T. P., Kutas, M., Altenmueller, E., and Muente, T. F.: Perception of emotion from single sung notes: an event-related brain potential study of valence and identity matching
Johansson, M., and Mecklinger, A.: A spatiotemporal principal component analysis of recognition memory ERPs to emotional and neutral faces
Milivojevic, B., McNair, N. A., Kirk, I. J., and Corballis, M. C.: ERP effects of thatcherisation and emotional expression on upright and inverted faces
Pripfl, J., Fischmeister, F. P. S., Gerstmayer, A., Leodolter, U., and Bauer, H.: Phylogenetic versus ontogenetic fear-relevant pictures: EEG-source localisation by means of LORETA
Sammler, D., and Koelsch, S.: Music and emotion: electrophysiological correlates of the processing of pleasant and unpleasant music
Schacht, A., and Sommer, W.: Emotional valence accelerates lexical decisions: functional localization with ERPs
van Hooff, J. C., Loader, R., and Thorsteinsson, I.: Directed forgetting of emotion and neutral words
Werheid, K., Schacht, A., and Sommer, W.: Is beauty context-dependent? A priming study on facial attractiveness.



Cognition (Monday, March 29, 16:00-18:00, Foyer 2nd floor)

Czernochowsi, D., Brinkmann, M., Johansson, M., and Mecklinger, A.: An ERP evaluation of the development of item and source memory in school-aged children and young adults
Doeller, C. F., Opitz, B., Krick, C., Reith, W., and Mecklinger, A.: Extracting regularities in the human brain: Are there process- and domain-specific neural mechanisms?
Eppinger, B., Kray, J., Mecklinger, A., and John, O.: Age-related differences in task-set selection and interference control: evidence from ERPs
Fehr, T., Schmiedt, C., Meistrowitz, A., Basar-Eroglu, C., and Herrmann, M.: Neuromagnetic brain activity associated with visual working memory
Fiehler, K., Ullsperger, M., Grigutsch, M., and von Cramon, D. Y. : Modulation of error processing by error significance: Electrophysiological and cardiac evidence
Galfano, G., Mazza, V., Angrilli, A., and Umiltà, C.: Stimulus-driven arithmetic N400 effect
Gibbons, H., and Rammsayer, T. H.: Temporal generalization in the range of milliseconds: ERPs suggest time perception within, and time estimation outside the P300 span
Kiefer, M., and Sim, E.-J.: The structure of semantic memory: category-specific ERP effects during visual and functional judgement
Lang, S., Kanngieser, N., Jaśkowski, P., Heider, H., Rose, M., and Verleger, R.: How the brain acquires explicit knowledge. Event-related potentials (ERPs) as predictive indices
Mouraux, A., Guérit, J. M., and Plaghki, L.: The laser-evoked P600 may reflect 'Context Closure' rather than 'Context Updating'
Nan, Y., and Luo Y.-J.: Processing numeracy with distractor’s variation: A RT-ERP study
Nessler, D., Friedman, D., Johnson, R., Jr., and Bersick, M.: Components of task switching: An ERP perspective
Overtoom, C. C. E., Vlierman, R. C. , Kenemans, J. L., and van der Molen, M. W.: Comparing the auditory and visual stop task: A psychophysiological study.
Salillas, E., Barber, H., and Carreiras, M.: Agreement and number interference processes in Spanish: An ERP study
Sederberg, P. B., Madsen, J. R., and Kahana, M. J.: Cortical oscillations during encoding predict successful recall
Willoughby, A. R., and Gehring, W. J.: The error-related negativity as an electrophysiological correlate of learning
Yildirim, E., Bayraktaroglu, Z., Gurvit, H., Emre, M., and Demiralp, T.: Event related potentials during verbal and non-verbal Sternberg paradigms
Falkenstein, M., Gajewski, P., and Stoerig, P.: Behavioral and electrophysiological correlates of response conflict in a cueing task



Attention (Monday, March 29, 16:00-18:00, Foyer 2nd floor)

Carriero, L., Vasile, E., Budai, R., Weis, L., and Battaglini, P. P.: Arrows indicating direction modulate N1 amplitude
Giabbiconi, C.-M., and Müller, M. M.: Attentional modulation of somatosensory steady-state in the human EEG
Kopp, F., Schröger, E., and Lipka, S.: Recall modality affects rehearsal mechanisms in a delayed serial recall task: Evidence from an EEG coherence study
Lange, K., and Roeder, B.: Uni- and crossmodal effects of orienting attention to a point in time: An event-related potential study
Wang, J. T., Friedman, D., Ritter, W., and Bersick, M.: Attentional capture by prosodically salient information in unattended speech sounds: an ERP study
Wetzel, N., Berti, S., Widmann, A., and Schröger, E.: Attentional orienting and reorientation in young children



40 years "readiness potential" (Monday, March 29, 16:00-18:00, Foyer 2nd floor)

Cunnington, R., Windischberger, C., Deecke, L., and Moser, E.: The Bereitschafts-BOLD response: Event-related fMRI of voluntary movement
Erdler M., Beisteiner R., Mayer D., Lindinger G., Milakara D., and Deecke L.: Bereitschaftsfield in supplementary and cingulate motor areas and primary motor cortex: Job sharing in preparation, intention and execution of voluntary action



Clinical and pharmacological research (Tuesday, March 30, 16:00-18:00, Foyer 2nd floor)

Arnfred, S. M.: Exploration of auditory P50 gating in schizophrenia by way of difference waves
De Luca, V., McNeely, H. E., King N., Trakalo, J., and Kennedy, J. L.: Event related potentials during the Stroop task: Association study with DISC1 gene
Debatisse, D., Fornari, E., Foroglou, E., Foroglou, N., Ingvar-Maeder, M., Pralong,E., Campanella, S., Villemure, J.-G., and Maeder, P.: P300 auditory oddball paradigm by using CEPs and fMRI in vegetative comatose: Interest for a consciousness model in clinical use
Erdem, O., Demiralp, T., Ozdemir, O., Ergen, M., and Cuhadaroglu C.: Evaluating the cognitive effects of Bupropion HCl during smoking cessation using event-related brain potentials
Eryasar, B., Bilgic, B., Hanagasi, H., Aydin, U., Emre, M., and Demiralp, T.: Target P3b potentials in the novelty paradigm are more sensitive than oddball P3b potentials in detecting cognitive impairment in early stage Alzheimer's Disease (AD)
Hentrich-Hesse, T., Kuckuck, R., Remer, M., Schlag, B., Schumann, E., Klein, C., Schmidtke, K., and Schecker, M.: Neurolinguistic aspects of P300 in Alzheimer's disease
Juckel, G., Gallinat, J., Riedel, M., Sokullu, S., Schulz, C., Müller, N., and Hegerl, U.: Serotonergic dysfunction in schizophrenia assessed by loudness dependence of primary auditory cortex evoked activity
Jung, J., Morlet, D., Confavreux, C., and Fischer, C.: Cognitive dysfunction in multiple sclerosis patients: electrophysiological and psychometrical assessment in 46 patients
Kaper, M., Meinicke, P., and Ritter, H.: Single trial P300 recognition by machine-learning algorithms for brain-computer interfacing
Krauel, K., Baving, L., Santel, S., Düzel, E., and Hinrichs, H.: Episodic memory in patients with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Kujala, T., Halmetoja, J., Leinonen, S., Lyytinen, H., Näätänen, R., and Sussman, E.: Impairment of pseudo-word and complex-sound segmentation in dyslexia
Lachmann, T., Berti, S., Kujala, T., and Schröger, E.: Diagnostic subgroups of developmental dyslexia have different deficits in neural processing of tones and phonemes
Meinke, A., Thiel, C. M., and Fink, G. R.: P1 and N1 do not reflect the nicotine induced facilitation of the processing of unattended stimuli
Schmiedt, C., Brand, A., Hildebrandt, H., and Basar-Eroglu, C.: Event-related oscillations during working memory tasks in schizophrenic patients and healthy controls
Schmiedt, C., Meistrowitz, A., Basar-Eroglu, C., and Herrmann, M.: Impairment of visual working memory in patients with Parkinson's disease: a time-frequency analysis
Stürmer, B., Schefter, T., Sommer, W., and Stadelmann, A.: Effects of Cannabis and delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol on response priming in humans
Georgiewa, P., Förschler, A., Rothemund, Y., Zimmer, C., Rose, M., and Klapp, B.: Affective processing in dysthymic patients – a study with fMRI



Auditory processing and perception (Tuesday, March 30, 16:00-18:00, Foyer 2nd floor)

Bruneau, N., Vidal, J., Gomot, M., Roux, S., Barthélémy, C.: Interhemispheric asymmetry of tone stimuli processing in 5- 6-year-old children : an AEP topographic study
Carral, V., Corral, M. J., Amenedo, E., and Escera, C.: Event-related potentials as a function of auditory abstract change magnitude: a parametric study.
Grimm, S., Widmann, A., and Schröger, E.: MMN reflects differential processing of duration changes within short and long sounds
Horvath, J., and Winkler, I.: Event-related potential correlates of repetitions in random auditory stimulus sequences
Jentschke, S., and Koelsch, S.: Neurophysiological correlates of music perception and musical expertise: A developmental view
Kruck, S., Hahnemann, N., Nubel, K., and Gross, M.: Segmentation of syllables during the first year of life
Müller, D., Widmann, A., and Schröger, E.: Deviance-repetition effects as a function of stimulus dimension, feature variation, and timing: A Mismatch Negativity study
Oceák, A., Winkler, I., Sussman, E., and Alho, K.: Stimulus omission and temporal integration: Temporal structure or loudness summation
Takegata, R., Brattico, E., Tervaniemi, M., Varyiagina, O., Näätänen, R., and Winkler, I.: Pre-attentive conjunction of auditory features in simultaneous, spatially distributed objects
van Zuijen, T. L., Simoens, V., Paavilainen, P., Näätänen, R., and Tervaniemi, M.: The effect of implicit or explicit knowledge on MMN elicitation and deviance detection
Esaki, H., Sakurai, K., and Kato, K.: Asymmetry of MMN as an evidence of different deviant detection system



Methods and analysis (Tuesday, March 30, 16:00-18:00, Foyer 2nd floor)

Ademoglu, A., Duru, D., Demiralp, T., Istefanopulos, Y., and Baykan, B.: Source localization of electrical dipoles using wavelet prefiltering and MUSIC scanning
Brazdil, M., Dobsik, M., Mikl, M., Daniel, P., Pazourkova, M., Krupa, P., and Rektor, I.: Depth ERPs and fMRI comparative study of auditory oddball task
Debatisse, D., Pralong, E., Campanella, S., Villemure, J. G., Gondoin, P., Despland, P. A., Lang, J. M., Maeder-Ingvard, M., and Gleis, M. : Time Index of Neural Network Variability (TINNV) during CEPs
Demiralp, T., Bayraktaroglu, Z., Ademoglu, A., Dilber, B., and Yildirim, O.: A user-friendly ERP analysis software with time-frequency and spatial decomposition facilities
Margada, S., Laloyaux, O., and Hansenne, M.: Impact of low frequency transcranial magnetic stimulation on event-related brain potentials
Nakajima, Y., and Kohno, Y.: Scalp-recorded potentials evoked by TMS
Pralong, E., Bisdorff, A., Campanella, S., Villemure, J. G, Maeder-Ingvar, M., Despland, P. A., Tetreault, M. H., and Debatisse, D.: Influence of the Click Evoked Myogenic Potentials (CMEP)



Speech and language (Wednesday, March 31, 16:00-18:00, Foyer 2nd floor)

beim Graben, P., and Frisch, S.: Symbolic resonance analysis of event-related potentials unveils different cognitive processing demands
Dominguez, A., Morera, Y., and De Vega, M.: Event related brain potentials for morphological priming on the word-pseudoword pairs
Friedrich, C. K., Alter, K., and Friederici, A. D.: ERP effects of mismatch in word fragment priming
Friedrich, M., and Friederici, A. D.: N400 maturation during the second year of life
Heim, S., Stolterfoht, B., Gunter, T., and Alter, K.: Focus on focus: The brain's response to focus particles and accents in German
Hoeks, J. C. J., Stowe, L. A., and Wijers, A. A.: Processing syntactic ambiguities and the effect of pragmatic context
Hofmann, J., Friederici, A. D., and Kotz, S. A.: Grammatical gender in the sphere of minimal context: An ERP investigation
Jescheniak, J. D., Hahne, A., and Feld, H. K.: Retrieving words in a second language
Khader, P., and Rösler, F.: Changes of power and coherence in the EEG during verb and noun processing
Koester, D., Gunter, T. C., and Friederici, A. D.: Morphosyntax in German compounds: Prosody turns plural morphemes into linking elements
Müller, J., Hahne, A., Fujii, Y., and Friederici, A.D.: ERP correlates of miniature language learning: What's learnt within five days
Möller, J., and Münte, T. F. : Error monitoring during speech production: Evidence from ERPs in tongue twisters
Pannekamp, A., Toepel, U., Alter, K., Hahne, A., and Friederici, A. D.: ERPs to prosodic processing in normal and deviant speech
Paulmann, S., Elston-Güttler, K. E., and Kotz, S. A.: Language control: Interlingual homographs and their influence on L2 processing - an ERP study
Pulvermüller, F., Hauk, O., Shtyrov, Y., Johnsrude, I., Nikulin, V., and Ilmoniemi, R. J.: Brain connections of language and actions
Shtyrov, Y., and Pulvermüller, F.: Evidence of early category-specific semantic processing in the brain: Responses to english action words in auditory odd-ball
Sivonen, P., Maess, B., and Friederici, A. D.: Coughing is disturbing: delayed semantic reconstruction of words with obliterated speech sounds
Stowe, L. A., and Hoeks, J. C. J.: Do readers use prediction in on-line sentence processing?
Hertrich, I., Mathiak, K., Ackermann, H., and Lutzenberger, W.: Audiovisual interactions during speech perception: A whole-head MEG study



Visual processing and perception (Wednesday, March 31, 16:00-18:00, Foyer 2nd floor)

Bayraktaroglu, Z., Ergenoglu, T., Yıldırım, O., Dilber, B., Devrim, M., Beydagi, H., and Demiralp, T.: Alpha rhythm of the EEG modulates visual detection
Engst, F. M., Sommer, W., and Martin-Loeches, M.: Recognizing famous faces and famous buildings: An ERP-analysis of repetition priming
Fischmeister, F. P. S., Pripfl, J., Tschida, U., Leodolter, U., and Bauer, H.: Cortical areas related to depth perception of natural images: a LORETA analysis.
Min, B. K., Busch, N. A., Debener, S., Kranczioch, C., Engel, A. K., and Herrmann, C. S.: Differentiating evoked and induced visual alpha activity by exogenous parameters
Roeber, U., Widmann, A., Herrmann, C. S., and Schröger, E.: Observer's perceptual state in binocular rivalry modulates early ERP components
Roman, R., Brázdil, M., Jurák, P., Rektor, I., and Kukleta, M.: Intracerebrally recorded ERPs in a frequency range of 5.5-15 Hz in visual oddball paradigm
Schubö, A., Meinecke, C., and Schröger, E.: Detecting pop-out targets in displays of varying set sizes
Boehm, S. G., Klostermann, E. C., and Paller, K. A.: Neural correlates of perceptual contributions to implicit memory for faces



Motor processing (Wednesday, March 31, 16:00-18:00, Foyer 2nd floor)

Eichele, T., Hugdahl, K., and Nordby, H.: Effects of musical training on response timing, motor related cortical potentials, task related power and coherence in a simple synchronization tapping task
Praamstra, P., and Seiss, E.: Dynamics of motor cortex activation in response selection: Activation and inhibition following subliminal response priming
Stahl, J., and Rammsayer, T.: Differential effects of stimulus discriminability on processing speed at different stages of sensorimotor processing
Vasile, E., Carriero, L., Budai, R., and Battaglini, P. P.: Executed and imagined movement: an EEG study.


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