Presentations

Graduate Student Conference Presentations

2012  

Ando, E. , Jared, D., Hino, Y., Nakayama, M., & Ida, K. (2012, February). Interlingual phonological priming in Japanese-English bilinguals. Poster presented at the 41 st Annual Meeting of Lake Ontario Visionary Establishment Meeting of Minds, Niagara Falls, ON.

Ando, E. , Jared, D., Hino, Y., Nakayama, M., & Ida, K. (2012, March). Interlingual phonological priming in Japanese-English bilinguals. Talk presented at the 4 th Annual Western Interdisciplinary Student Symposium on Language Research, London, ON.

Ando, E.  , Jared, D., Hino, Y., Nakayama, M., & Ida, K. (2012, June). Phonological Priming in Japanese-English Bilinguals: Evidence from Lexical Decision and ERP. Poster presented at the 22 nd Annual Meeting of The Canadian Society for Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science, Kingston, ON.

Bowes, A. E ., & Katz, A. N. (2012, June). The social life of metaphor. Poster presented at the 22 nd Annual Meeting of The Canadian Society for Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science, Kingston, ON.

Boylan, J.,  & Katz, A. (2012, June). Analysis of the pragmatic function of sarcasm. Poster presented at the 73 rd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Psychological Association, Toronto, ON.  

Boylan , J. , Frewen, P. (2012, June). Analysis of necessary and sufficient symptomology in the diagnosis of PTSD and depression using data from the NCS-R. Poster presented at the 73 rd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Psychological Association, Toronto, ON.  

Boylan , J. , Katz,  A. (2012, November). Ironic criticism simultaneously enhances and dilutes the level of condemnation . Poster presented at the 53 rd Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Minneapolis, MN.

Gao, D., Malins, J. G., Tao, R., Booth, J., Shu, H., Liu, L., & Desroches, A. (2012, June). The relationship between online and offline measures of phonology in Chinese children: An ERP study. Poster presented at the 18 th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Beijing, China.

Malins, J. G. , Gao, D., Tao, R., Booth, J., Shu, H., Liu, L., & Desroches, A. (2012, June). Online markers of phonological processing in typically developing Mandarin-speaking children. Poster presented at the 18 th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Beijing, China.

Malins, J. G. & Joanisse, M. F. (2012, June). An fMRI investigation of Mandarin tonal processing using short-interval habituation. Poster presented at the 18 th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Beijing, China.

Malins, J. G. & Joanisse, M. F. (2012, June). Towards a model of tonal processing during Mandarin spoken word recognition. Invited talk given at the National Key Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience and Learning, Beijing Normal University, China.

Malins, J. G. & Joanisse, M. F. (2012, May). Towards a model of tonal processing during Mandarin spoken word recognition. Invited talk given at the 3 rd International Symposium on Tonal Aspects of Languages, Nanjing, China.

Matsuki, K. , Donaghy, L., Spivey, M. J., Tanenhaus, M. T., & McRae, K. (2012, February). Thematic fit induces competition effects in sentences that are resolved as a main clause . Poster presented at the 41 st Annual Meeting of Lake Ontario Visionary Establishment Meeting of Minds, Niagara Falls, ON.

Miles, S. J. & Minda, J. P. (2012, February). Fluency as a cue for category membership. Poster presented at the 41 st Annual meeting of Lake Ontario Visionary Establishment Meeting of Minds, Niagara Falls, ON.

Miles, S. J. & Minda, J. P. (2012, May). Order of learning biases the competition between category-learning systems. Poster presented at the 24 th Annual Conference of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.

Miles, S. J., Rabi, R. R., & Minda, J. P. (2012, June). To what extend does category learning rely on executive functions? Evidence from child development and concurrent tasks. Talk presented at the 22 nd Annual Meeting of The Canadian Society for Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science, Kingston, ON.

Minda, J. P., Miles, S. J., Nadler, R., & Rabi, R. R. (2012, November). Did your subjects eat breakfast ? Individual and uncontrolled variables can affect performance . Talk presented at the 53 rd Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Minneapolis, MN.

Nadler, R. T. , & Minda, J. P. (2012). Regulatory focus influences breadth of categorization. Poster presented at the 24 th Annual Conference of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.

Perry, J. R., Lupker, S. J., & Stinchcombe, E. (2012, November). Masked priming mechanisms and latency distributions in number classification tasks. Talk presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Minneapolis, MN.

Rabi, R. & Minda, J. P. (2012, May). Age-related improvements in rule-based categorization: The role of inhibitory control. Poster presented at the 24th Annual American Psychological Society Convention, Chicago, IL.

Trinh, D. , & Jared, D. (2012, November). Do skilled readers use phonological syllables in reading English words? Evidence from ERP. Poster presented at the 53 rd Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Minneapolis, MN.

Zhuravleva, O. , & Lupker, S. J. (2012, February). Regularity and consistency in the computation of lexical stress in reading. Poster presented at the 41 st Annual Meeting of Lake Ontario Visionary Establishment Meeting of Minds, Niagara Falls, ON.

Zhuravleva, O., & Lupker, S. J. (2012, May). Effects of stress regularity and consistency on word naming and recognition. Poster presented at the 24 th Annual Meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.

Zhuravleva, O., & Lupker, S. J. (2012, June). The impact of L2-activated phonological and orthographic codes when bilinguals read in L1: ERP investigation. Talk presented at the 22 nd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science, Kingston, ON.

Zhuravleva, O. , & Jared, D. (2012, October). Reading Russian-English homographs in sentence context: Evidence from ERP. Poster presented at the 8 th International Conference on the Mental Lexicon, Montreal, QC (honorary mention for the best poster presentation).

Zhuravleva, O. , & Lupker, S. J. (2012, November). In - cite' or In' - sight: Stress consistency and regularity effects in disyllabic Russian word naming. Poster presented at the 53 rd Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Minneapolis, MN.

2011

Malins, J. G. & Joanisse, M. F. (2011, April). An ERP investigation of tonal versus phonemic influences on spoken word recognition in Mandarin Chinese. Poster presented at the 18 th annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.

Miles, S. J. & Minda, J. P. (2011, July). Perceptual fluency affects categorization decisions. Paper presented at the 33 rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Boston, MA.

Miles, S. J., Rabi, R. R ., & Minda, J. P. (2011, March). Suboptimal rule use and fully developed prototype abstraction in children: Evidence for two learning systems. Talk presented at the Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting, Montreal, QC.

Nadler, R.T., & Minda, J.P. (2011). Motivational influences on attentional scope. Talk presented at the 33 rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Boston, MA.

Nadler, R.T., & Minda, J.P. (2011). The absence of positive affect is associated with complex rule use. Poster presented at the 33 rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Boston, MA.

2010

Miles, S. J., & Minda, J. P. (2010, November). The effect of verbal description on competition between categorization systems. Poster presented at the 51 st Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, St. Louis, MO.

Minda, J. P., & Nadler, R. T. (2010, November). Mood, cognitive flexibility, and category learning. Talk presented at the 51 st Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, St. Louis, MO. 

Stinchcombe, E. , & Lupker, S. J. (2010, June). An investigation of the relative position priming constraint. Poster presented at the 19 th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science , Halifax, NS.

Stinchcombe, E. J. , Lupker, S. J. & Davis, C. J. (2010, November). Transposed letter priming effects with masked subset primes: A re-examination of the “relative position priming constraint”. Presented at the Pre-Psychonomics Visual Word Recognition Miniconference, St. Louis, MO.

Westmaas, L. , Jared, D., & Joanisse, M. F. (July, 2010). ERP correlates of processing semantically transparent versus opaque derivationally suffixed words. Poster presented at the 7 th International Conference on the Mental Lexicon, Windsor, ON.

2009

Desroches, A. S., Robertson, E. K., Malins, J. G., Newman, R. L., Archibald, L. M. D., & Joanisse, M. F. (2009, April). ERPs reveal the temporal dynamics of phonological processing deficits in language impairment. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO.

Katz, A., & Bowes, A. (2009, November). Biting language and fighting friends: Sarcasm in conversation. Poster presented at the 50 th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Boston, MA.

Malins, J. G. , & Joanisse, M. F. (2009, November). The roles of tonal and segmental information in Mandarin spoken word recognition: An eyetracking study . Poster presented at the 50 th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Boston, MA.

Matsuki, K. , Chow, T., Hare, M., Elman, J. L., Scheepers, C., & McRae, K. (2009, September). There’s no need to call it selectional restrictions: Event-based plausibility immediately influences on-line comprehension. Paper presented at the Annual Conference on Architectures and Mechanisms of Language Processing, Barcelona, Spain.

Miles, S. J. (2009, February). When a category is not learned verbally, is it learned visually instead? Talk presented at the 21 st Annual Western Research Forum, London, ON.

Miles, S. J ., & Minda, J. P. (2009, May). Memory processes used during a categorization decision. Poster presented at the Annual Southern Ontario Behavioral Decision Research Conference, St. Catharines, ON.

Minda, J. P., & Miles, S. J. (2009, July). Learning new categories: Adults tend to use rules while children sometimes rely on family resemblance. Paper presented at the 32 nd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society , Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Minda, J. P., & Miles, S. J. (2009, November). Visual working memory: Its effects on learning rule-defined and non-rule-defined categories . Talk presented at the 50 th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Boston, MA.

Nadler , R., Minda, J. P., Hayden, E. (2009, May). Effects of depression on category learning. Poster presented at the Annual Southern Ontario Behavioural Decision Research Conference, St. Catharines, ON.

Nadler, R. , & Minda, J. P. (2009, November). The effects of regulatory focus on perceptual triad classification . Poster presented at the 50 th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Boston MA.

Trinh, D. , & Jared, D. (2009, March). Effect of orthographic cues in activating phonological syllables during reading. Talk presented at the Western Interdisciplinary Student Symposium on Language Research, London, ON.

Trinh, D. , & Jared, D. (2009, November). Do English readers use orthographic cues to recover phonological syllables? Evidence from ERP . Poster presented at the 50 th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Boston, MA.

2008

Katz, A. N., & Bowes, A. (2008, November). Use of sarcasm: The role of context and individual differences. Poster presented at the 49 th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Chicago, IL.

Lin, P. S. L, Nadler, R., Minda, J. P. (2008, January). Motivational factors in decision making:Effects of regulatory fit on strategies in category learning. Poster presented at the Judgement and Decision-Making Pre-Conference at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, Albuquerque, NM.

Malins, J. G. , & Joanisse, M. F. (2008, October). Lexical tone processing in Mandarin Chinese: An eyetracking investigation. Talk presented at the 3 rd annual Toronto Workshop on East Asian Languages, Toronto, ON.

Matsuki, K. , McRae, K., Tabaczynski, T., Elman, J. L., & Hare, M. (2008, March). Conceptual and structural event-based expectancy generation in language comprehension. Poster presented at the 21st annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, Chapel Hill, NC.

Matsuki, K. , Chow, T., Hare, M., Elman, J. L, & McRae, K. (2008, June). Dynamic combination of concepts during on-line language comprehension. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour, and Cognitive Science, London, ON.

Matsuki, K. , Chow, T., Hare, M., Elman, J. L, & McRae, K. (2008, November). Dynamic combination of concepts during on-line language comprehension. Paper presented at the 49 th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Chicago, IL.

Miles, S. J. (2008, March). Can children really learn to follow the rules? Talk presented at the 20th Annual Western Research Forum, London, ON.

Miles, S. J. & Minda, J. P. (2008, November). Rule-defined and non-rule-defined category learning in children. Poster presented at the 49 th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Chicago, IL.

Nadler, R., Lin, P. S. L., Minda, J. P. (2008, May). Effects of reward structure and motivationalfocus on decision making. Poster presented at the annual Southern Ontario Behavioural Decision Research Conference, Waterloo, ON.

Nadler, R . , Lin, P. S. L., Minda, J. P. (2008, June). The effect of regulatory fit on the learning of complex rule-based categories . Poster presented at the 17 th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science, London, ON.

Trinh, D. , & Jared, D. (June, 2008). The role of syllables in the reading of polysyllabic words. Poster presented at the 17 th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science, London, ON.

2007

Minda, J. P. & Nadler, R. (2007, May). Classification and prediction: The role of taskorder. Paper presented at the Annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

Nadler, R. , Minda, J. P. & Lin, P. S. L. (2007, November). Motivational focus interacts with rewardstructure in category learning. Poster presented at the 48 th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Long Beach, CA.