Academic Talks/Presentations

Posters presented at Conferences

Lensink, S., Verdonschot, R.G., & Schiller, N.O. (2018). Long-Lag Morphological Picture-Picture Priming. Psychonomics International, 10-12 May, Amsterdam, NL. [url]

Kinoshita, S., Schubert, T., Verdonschot, R., & Norris, D. (2018). Identity priming effects are orthographic, not phonological: Evidence from English and Japanese. Paper presented at the 45th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society of Experimental Psychology (EPC), Hobart, Tasmania. April 4 – 7, 2018. [url]

Yoshihara. M., Nakayama, M., & Verdonschot, R. G., & Hino, Y. (2017). The Phonological unit of Japanese Kanji words: Revisited by the masked priming picture naming task. The 58th annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Vancouver, B.C., Canada. Nov 2017. [url]

Shinohara, Y., Hestvik, A., Verdonschot, R.G., Durvasula, K., & Sakai, H. (2017). Cross-linguistic differences in MMN asymmetry: Voicing underspecification in Japanese. The Society for the Neurobiology of Language Annual Meeting 2017, Baltimore, Maryland, November 8 – 10, 2017. [url]

Kinoshita, S., & Verdonschot, R.G. (2017). Mora or more? The phonological unit of Japanese word production in the Stroop colour naming task. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Conference of Australasian Society of Experimental Psychology (EPC17), Shoal Bay, April 19-22, 2017. [url]

Yoshihara, M., Nakayama, M., Verdonschot, R. G., & Hino, Y. (2016). The phonological unit of Japanese Kanji words. The 57th annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Boston, MA, US. Nov 2016. [url]

Kiyama, S., Kunimi, M., Tamaoka, K., Verdonschot, R.G., & Nakai, T. (2015). The dorsomedial prefrontal gray matter density enhances elderly’s positivity effect in emotional sentence retrieval. 21st Annual Meeting of The Organisation for Human Brain Mapping, June 14-18, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. [pdf]

Nakayama, M., Verdonschot, R.G., Iida, K., & Kinoshita, S. (2014). Does L2 Phonological Encoding Change With Proficiency? Evidence for a Fundamental Unit Change for Highly Proficient Japanese-English Bilinguals. 55st Annual Psychonomic Meeting, 20-22 November, 2014, Long Beach, CA, USA.

Tamaoka, K., Mansbridge, M. P., Zhuang, L., & Verdonschot, R.G. (2013). "When I am in Paris, I bought some suitcases" The insensitivity of native Japanese speakers to English tense inconsistency. International Conference on Multilingualism - Linguistic Challenges and Neurocognitive Mechanisms, 24 - 25 October, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

Tamaoka, K., Makioka, S., Sanders, S., & Verdonschot, R. G. (2013). The new 2136 Japanese Joyo kanji web-accessible database. Psychonomic Society Annual Meeting, 14-17 November, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Hayakawa, K., Verdonschot, R.G., & Tamaoka, K. (2013). Asymmetrical Phonological Activation When Recognizing Words in a Second Language. 日本言語学会第147回大会 (神戸外国語大学)

Hayakawa, K., Tamaoka, K., & Verdonschot, R.G. (2013). Effects of phonological similarity on processing Japanese kanji compound words by Chinese-Japanese bilinguals. EUROSLA, 28-31 August, Amsterdam, NL.

Tamaoka, K., Kiyama, S., Saito, N., Timmer, K., & Verdonschot, R.G.. (2012). Are pitch accent patterns necessary for lexical access by native Japanese speakers? Architectures and mechanisms for language processing (AMLAP), September 6-8, Trento, Italy.

Tamaoka, K., Makioka, S., & Verdonschot, R.G. (2012). Mora-String Frequency Versus Linguistic Constraints: "Whack-A-Mole" Effects on Japanese Nouns and Non-Words containing Repeated Vowels. Psychonomic Society, 53rd Annual Meeting, 15-18 November, Minneapolis, USA.

Kiyama, S., Tamaoka, K., Verdonschot, R.G., & Timmer, K. (2012). Attention switching trait in recognition of Japanese sentence-final particle 'ne': An ERP study. Architectures and mechanisms for language processing (AMLAP), September 6-8, Trento, Italy.

Verdonschot, R.G., Kiyama, S., Tamaoka, K., Kinoshita, S., La Heij, W., & Schiller, N.O. (2011). The functional unit of Japanese word naming: evidence from masked priming. European Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCOP). San Sebastian, Spain, September 29 - October 02, 2011.

Verdonschot, R.G., La Heij, W., Schiller, N.O. (2010). Semantic context effects when naming Japanese kanji, but not Chinese hanzi. 6th International Workshop on Language Production, Edinburgh, UK, September 2-4, 2010.

Jepma, M., Verdonschot, R.G., Rombouts, S.A.R.B., Nieuwenhuis, S. (2010). The neural mechanisms involved in the induction and relief of perceptual curiosity. Motivational & Cognitive Control, Oxford, June 2-4, 2010.

Verdonschot, R.G., La Heij, W., & Schiller, N. O. (2009). Semantic context effects when naming Japanese kanji, but not Chinese hanzi. NVP wintercongres, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands, December, 2009.

Verdonschot, R.G., Tamaoka, K., Poppe, C., & Schiller, N. O. (2009). Multiple phonological representations become active when reading Japanese kanji: Cascading activation after all? Sixteenth Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, March 21-24. San Francisco, CA, USA, 2009.

Verdonschot, R.G., La Heij, W., Schiller, N.O. (2009). Semantic context effects when naming Japanese kanji, but not Chinese hanzi. The 22nd Annual Meeting of the CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, March 26-28. Davis, CA, USA, 2009.

Berends, M., Ross, M., Verdonschot, R.G., & Goldrick, M. (2008). Lexical properties influence cross-language phonetic interactions. Psychonomic Society Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL, USA, 2008.

Verdonschot, R.G., Tamaoka, K., Poppe, C., & Schiller, N. O. (2008). Multiple phonological representations become active when reading Japanese kanji: Cascading activation after all? The Attentive Speaker workshop, 8-9 May. Nijmegen, NL, 2008.

Verdonschot, R.G., La Heij, W., & Schiller, N. O. (2007). Facilitation from verb distractors on picture naming: Is it due to response-relevant criteria? 4th International Workshop on Language Production, Universitaet Muenster, Muenster (Germany). 3-5 September, 2007.

Verdonschot, R.G., La Heij, W., & Schiller, N. O. (2007). Facilitation from verb distractors on picture naming: Is it due to response-relevant criteria? NVP wintercongres, Egmond aan Zee, NL, 14-15 December, 2007.

Stewart, L., Nasralla, P., Verdonschot, R.G., & Lanipekun, J (2007). Automatic perception-action coupling in pianists, SMPC Conference, Montreal (Canada), August, 2007.


Talks/Colloquia/Lectures

Verdonschot, R.G. (2015). Perception-Action Coupling in Professional Musicians and The Neural Underpinnings of Curiosity. Invited talk at Hong Kong University, Hong Kong, PRC. 3 July, 2015.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2015). How do Mayans make speech sounds? Invited talk at Keio University, Tokyo, Japan. 11 January, 2015.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2014). How do Mayans make speech sounds? Invited talk at the National Museum of Ethnology, Osaka, Japan. 21 December, 2015.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2012) - The Unit of Phonological Encoding during Language Production. Invited Talk at HKU University, HK-SAR, Nov 21, 2012.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2012) - The influence of a language not-in use on production of a language in use. Invited Talk at Hiroshima University, Japan, July 24, 2012.

Kiyama, S., Tamaoka, K., & Verdonschot, R.G. (2012). Individual difference in sensibility for Japanese sentence-final particles: Influences of interpersonal managing ability and sex. The 144th Meeting of the Linguistic Society of Japan. Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, June, 16-17, 2012, Tokyo, Japan. - This lecture won the 2012 Linguistic Society of Japan Presentation Award -

Verdonschot, R.G. (2012). Analyzing EEG data using Brain Vision Analyzer 2 - The Basics. Supplementary workshop for the Japanese Society for Language Sciences, Nagoya University, Japan, May 12, 2012.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2012). Language research with EEG/ERP. Supplementary workshop for the Japanese Society for Language Sciences, Nagoya University, Japan, May 9, 2012.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2012). Workshop on psychological neuro-correlational methods. Workshop for The Japanese Society for Language Sciences, Nagoya University, Japan, February 4, 2012.

Verdonschot, R.G., Kiyama, S., Tamaoka, K., Kinoshita, S., La Heij, W., & Schiller, N.O. (2011). The functional unit of Japanese word naming: evidence from masked priming. Cognitive Neuropsychology Society Japan (CNPS). Nagoya University, Japan, September 24-25, 2011.

Verdonschot, R.G. & Schiller, N.O. (2010). "The functional unit of Japanese word naming: evidence from masked priming". Prosody Frontiers Workshop, Leiden University, NL, November, 2010.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2010). Multiple readings of Kanji and the nominal planning unit in Japanese. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Psychology, Beijing, June 2010.

Verdonschot, R.G., La Heij, W., Schiller, N.O. (2010). Semantic context effects when naming Japanese kanji, but not Chinese hanzi. Nagoya University, Japan, May, 2010.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2010). Psycholinguistics and Japanese kanji. Yamaguchi University, Japan, April, 2010.

Verdonschot, R.G., & Schiller, N. O. (2009). "Semantic interference and gender congruency effects in bilingual picture-word naming". 8th Dutch Endo-Neuro-Psycho meeting, Doorwerth, NL, June 3-5, 2009.

Verdonschot, R.G., Tamaoka, K., Poppe, C., & Schiller, N.O. (2008). Multiple Phonological activations when reading Japanese kanji" cascading activation after all? Yamaguchi University, Japan, December, 2008.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2008). The case of Japanese Kanji in the Levelt et al. (1999) model. Reitaku University, Japan, November, 2008.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2007). Is bilingual lexical access language specific or non-specific? Hiroshima University, Japan, October, 2007.

Verdonschot, R.G. (2008).On Asian priming experiments. Yamaguchi University, Japan, November, 2007.