2017 Publications

Below is a record of published work from The MARCS Institute academics. You can also find a full listing of MARCS 2017 works on the following Google Scholar page (opens in a new window)


Garrido, S. (2017). Why Are We Attracted to Sad Music?. Switzerland: Palgrave. Retrieved from http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/uwsau/detail.action?docID=4759214.

Book Chapter

Goudbeek, M., Smits, R., Cutler, A. & Swingley, D. (2017). Auditory and phonetic category formation. In H. Cohen & C. Lefebvre (Eds.) Handbook of Categorization in Cognitive Science; 2nd revised edition. Amsterdam: Elsevier; 687-708.

Garrido, S., Bangert, D., & Schubert, E. (2017). Mood induction studies : distinguishing between emotional response and long-term mood impacts of music. In SAGE Research Methods Cases. Part 2 (pp. 1-14). doi:doi:10.4135/9781473974760.

MacRitchie, J., Varlet, M., & Keller, P.E. (2017). Embodied expression through entrainment and co-representation in musical ensemble performance. In M. Lesaffre, M., P.-J. Maes, & M. Leman. (Eds.). The Routledge companion to embodied music interaction (pp. 150-159). New York: Routledge.

Wöllner, C., & Keller, P.E. (2017). Music with others: Ensembles, conductors, and interpersonal coordination. In R. Timmers & R. Ashley (Eds.). Routledge companion to music cognition. New York: Rutledge.

Steve Cassidy, Dominique Estival, & Felicity Cox (2017). Case Study: The AusTalk Corpus. In J. Pustejovski & N. Ide (Eds.), Handbook of Linguistic Annotation (pp. 1287-1302): Springer Verlag.

Journal Article

Mahajan, Y., Kim, J., & Davis, C. (2017). Older and younger adults' identification of sentences filtered with amplitude and frequency modulations in quiet and noise. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America142(2), EL190-EL195.

Mahajan, Y., Peter, V. & Sharma, M. (2017). Effect of EEG referencing methods on auditory mismatch negativity. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 11, 560. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2017.00560

D. Karpul, G. K. Cohen, G. D. Gargiulo, A. van Schaik, S. McIntyre, and P. P. Breen, “Low-power transcutaneous current stimulator for wearable applications,” Biomedical Engineering Online, pp. 1–8, 2017.

Pritchard, T.L., Weidemann, G. & Hogarth, L. (2017). Negative emotional appraisal selectively disrupts retrieval of expected outcome values required for goal-directed instrumental choice.

Loui, P., Patterson, S., Sachs, M. E., Leung, Y., Zeng, T., & Przysinda, E. (2017). White Matter Correlates of Musical Anhedonia: Implications for Evolution of Music. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 1664.

Chetan Singh Thakur, Runchun Wang,  Tara Julia Hamilton,  Ralph Etienne-Cummings,  Jonathan Tapson,  André van Schaik, "An Analogue Neuromorphic Co-processor that Utilises Device Mismatch for Learning Applications," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems--I: Regular Papers, DOI: 10.1109/TCSI.2017.2756878.

MacRitchie, J. and Milne, A. J. (2017). Evaluation of the learnability and playability of pitch layouts in new musical instruments. In Lokki, T., Pätynen, J., and Välimäki, V., editors, Proceedings of the 14th Sound and Music Computing Conference, pages 450–457, Aalto University, Espoo, Finland.

Warner, N.L. & Cutler, A. (2017). Stress effects in vowel perception as a function of language-specific vocabulary patterns. Phonetica, 74, 81-106.

Choi, J., Cutler, A. & Broersma, M. (2017). Early development of abstract language knowledge: Evidence from perception-production transfer of birth-language memory. Royal Society Open Science, 4, 160660.

Choi, J., Broersma, M. & Cutler, A. (2017). Early phonology revealed by international adoptees' birth language retention. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), 114 (28), 7307-7312; DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1706405114.

Johnson, E.K., Bruggeman, L. & Cutler, A.(in press). Abstraction and the (misnamed) Language Familiarity Effect. Cognitive Science, DOI: 10.1111/cogs.12520.

Novembre, G., Knoblich, G., Dunne, L., & Keller, P.E. (2017). Interpersonal synchrony enhanced through 20 Hz phase-coupled dual brain stimulation. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 12, 662-670.

Fenwick, S. E., Best, C. T., Davis, C., & Tyler, M. D. (2017). The influence of Auditory-Visual Speech and Clear Speech on Cross-Language Perceptual Assimilation. Speech Communication.

McConvell, Patrick and Rachel Hendery. 2017. 'What is 'Kariera'? Detecting Systems and Overlap in Australian Kinship using the AustKin Database.' Oceania. 10.1002/ocea.5155

Ong J. H., Burnham, D., & Stevens, C. J. (2017). Learning novel musical pitch via distributional learning. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory & Cognition, 43(1), 150-157

Tuninetti, A., Chladkova, K., Peter, V., Schiller, N.O., & Escudero, P. (2017). When speaker identity is unavoidable: Neural processing of speaker identity cues in natural speech. Brain and Language, 174, 42-49.

Steffen A Herff, Kirk N Olsen, Roger T Dean, Jon Prince (2017). Memory for melodies in unfamiliar tuning systems: Investigating effects of recency and number of intervening items. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. P1-45. Routledge.

R.T. Dean. (2017). Generative Live Music-making Using Autoregressive Time Series Models: Melodies and Beats. Journal of Creative Music Systems. Vol.1, Iss. 2

Steffen A Herff, Kirk N Olsen, Roger T Dean. (2017). Resilient memory for melodies: The number of intervening melodies does not influence novel melody recognition. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. P1-71. Routledge

Garrido, S., Eerola, T., & McFerran, K. S. (2017). Group rumination : social interactions around music in people with depression. Frontiers in Psychology, 8. doi:doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00490

Cassidy, S., & Estival, D. (2017). [In Press] Supporting accessibility and reproducibility in language research in the Alveo virtual laboratory. Computer Speech and Language. doi:doi:10.1016/j.csl.2017.01.003

Mulak, K. E., Bonn, C. D., Chladkova, K., Aslin, R. N., & Escudero, P. (2017). Indexical and linguistic processing by 12-month-olds : discrimination of speaker, accent and vowel differences. PLoS One, 12(5). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0176762

Jonason, P. K., Zeigler-Hill, V., & Baldacchino, J. (2017). Before and after : personality pathology, childhood conditions, and life history outcomes. Personality and Individual Differences, 116, 38-43. doi:doi:10.1016/j.paid.2017.04.027

Bellot-Saez, A., Kekesi, O., Morley, J. W., & Buskila, Y. (2017). Astrocytic modulation of neuronal excitability through K+ spatial buffering. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral reviews, 77, 87-97. doi:doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2017.03.002

Varlet, M., Novembre, G., & Keller, P. E. (2017). [In Press] Dynamical entrainment of corticospinal excitability during rhythmic movement observation : a Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation study. European Journal of Neuroscience. doi:doi:10.1111/ejn.13581

Gargiulo, G., & Breen, P. P. (2017). Monitoring Pneumocardial Function. United States Patent & Trademark Office.

M. A. Cameron, O. Kekesi, J. W. Morley, A. Bellot-Saez, S. Kueh, P. Breen, A. van Schaik, J. Tapson, and Y. Buskila, "Prolonged incubation of acute neuronal tissue for electrophysiology and calcium-imaging," J. Vis. Exp., vol. 120, p. e55396, 2017.

Chen, A., Stevens, C. J., & Kager, R. (2017). Pitch perception in the first year of life : a comparison of lexical tones and musical pitch. Frontiers in Psychology, 8. doi:doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00297.

Ahmad, M. I., Mubin, O., & Orlando, J. (2017). [In Press] Adaptive social robot for sustaining social engagement during long-term children-robot interaction. International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction. doi:doi:10.1080/10447318.2017.1300750.

Warner, N., & Cutler, A. (2017). Stress effects in vowel perception as a function of language-specific vocabulary patterns. Phonetica, 74(2), 81-106. doi:doi:10.1159/000447428.

Khalil, R., Moustafa, A. A., Moftah, M. Z., & Karim, A. A. (2017). How knowledge of ancient Egyptian women can influence today's gender role : does history matter in gender psychology? Frontiers in Psychology, 7. doi:doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2016.02053.

Paris, T., Kim, J., & Davis, C. (2017). Visual form predictions facilitate auditory processing at the N1. Neuroscience, 157-164. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2016.09.023.

Myers, C. E., Rego, J., Haber, P., Morley, K., Beck, K. D., Hogarth, L., & Moustafa, A. A. (2017). Learning and generalization from reward and punishment in opioid addiction. Behavioural Brain Research, 317, 122-131. doi:doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2016.09.033.

Bella, S. D., Benoit, C. E., Farrugia, N., Keller, P. E., Obrig, H., Mainka, S., & Kotz, S. A. (2017). Gait improvement via rhythmic stimulation in Parkinson's disease is linked to rhythmic skills. Scientific Reports, 7. doi:10.1038/srep42005.

Varlet, M., Wade, A., Novembre, G., & Keller, P. E. (2017). Investigation of the effects of transcranial alternating current stimulation (TACS) on self-paced rhythmic movements. Neuroscience, 350, 75-84. doi:doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2017.03.016.

Zeki, M., & Moustafa, A. A. (2017). Persistent irregular activity is a result of rebound and coincident detection mechanisms : a computational study. Neural Networks, 90, 72-82. doi:doi:10.1016/j.neunet.2017.03.007.

Alispahic, S., Mulak, K. E., & Escudero, P. (2017). Acoustic properties predict perception of unfamiliar Dutch vowels by adult Australian English and Peruvian Spanish listeners. Frontiers in Psychology, 8. doi:doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00052.

Conference Paper

Cutler, A. (2017). Converging evidence for abstract phonological knowledge in speech processing.Proceedings of the 39th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, London, July (in press).

Ip, M.H.K. & Cutler, A. (2017). Intonation facilitates prediction of focus even in the presence of lexicaltones. Proceedings of INTERSPEECH 2017, Stockholm, August (in press).

Burchfield, L.A., Luk,S.-H.K., Antoniou, M. & Cutler, A. (2017). Lexically guided perceptual learning in Mandarin Chinese. Proceedings of INTERSPEECH 2017, Stockholm, August (in press).

Kember, H., Grohe, A.-K., Zahner, K, Braun, B., Weber, A. & Cutler, A. (2017). Similar prosodic structure perceived differently in German and English. Proceedings of INTERSPEECH 2017, Stockholm, August (in press).

C. S. Thakur, J. Molin, R. Etienne-Cummings, and A. van Schaik, "Inference in Spiking Bayesian Neurons using Stochastic Computation," in IEEE Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, 2017.

Long Duong, Hadi Afshar, Dominique Estival, Glen Pink, Philip Cohen and Mark Johnson (2017). Multilingual Semantic Parsing and Code-switching. CoNLL 2017 (Computational Natural Language Learning), Vancouver, Canada.

Cassidy, S., & Estival, D. (2017). Supporting Accessibility and Reproducibility in Language Research in the Alveo Virtual Laboratory. Computer Speech & Language, 45, 375-391. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csl.2017.01.003

Moore, B., Adams, R., O'Dwyer, N., Steel, K., & Cobley, S. (2017). Accuracy and latency of kicking foot identification for football opponents in relation to team familiarity and game experience. Fechner Day 2017: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Psychophysics (pages – 305-311). International Society for Psychophysics, Fukuoka, Japan, 2017.


Gargiulo, G., & Breen, P. P. (2017). Monitoring Pneumocardial Function. United States Patent & Trademark Office. Retrieved from http://appft1.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?.