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Consolider Groups
Speech Perception, Production and Bilingualism
Cognitive Neuroscience of Auditory Perception and Attention
Group of Attention, Action and Perception
Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience
Neuropsychology and Functional Neuroimaging
Grammar and Bilingualism




 Supervisor: Albert Costa & F.-Xavier Alario.

Author: Jasmin Sadat.

December 2012 PhD Thesis: "The bilingual cost in speech production - studies of phonological and articulatory processes."

University: Universitat Pompeu Fabra & Aix-Marseille Université.


  Supervisor: Itziar Laka Mugarza & Gorka Elordieta.

Author: Irene De la Cruz Pavía.

December 2012 PhD Thesis: "Chunking the input: on the role of frecuency and prosody in the segmentation strategies of adult bilinguals"

University: University of The Basque Country (UPV/EHU)


 Supervisor: Pilar Prieto Vives.

Author: Joan Manel Borrás Comes.

November 2012 PhD Thesis: "The role of intonation and facial gestures in conveying interrogativity"

University: Universitat Pompeu Fabra. .


 Supervisor: Gustavo Deco & Ernest Montbrió.

Author: Johan Petter Larsson.

November 2012 PhD Thesis: "Modelling Neuronal Mechanisms of the Processing of Tones and Phonemes in the higher Auditory System".

University: Universitat Pompeu Fabra.


 Supervisor: Scott Schwenter & Pilar Prieto.

Author: Meghan E. Armstrong.

August 2012 PhD Thesis: "The intonational development of yes-no questions in Puerto Rican Spanish".

University: Ohio State University.


 Supervisors: César Ávila Rivera & Alfonso Barrós Loscertales.

Author: Juan Carlos Bustamante Fernandiz.

July 2012 PhD Thesis: "Neural bases of cognitive and motivational processes in cocaine addiction".

University: Universitat Jaume I, Castellón.  


  Supervisor: Núria Sebastián-Gallés.

Author: Abeba Roessler.  

June 2012 PhD Thesis: "Impact of the linguistic environment on speech perception: Comparing bilingual and monolingual populations".

University: Universitat Pompeu Fabra. 


  Supervisor: Gustavo Deco.

Author: Joana Cabral.   

     May 2012 PhD Thesis: "Brain Activity during rest. A signature of the underlying network dynamics". 

     University: Universitat Pompeu Fabra.