Simone Sprenger: Research

I am part of the Semantics and Cognition group, which is led by Petra Hendriks at the Faculty of Art, University of Groningen. I am also a member of the Center for Language and Cognition (CLCG) and the BCN research school.

PhD students

Together with Petra Hendriks, I supervise two PhD-projects:

Research master students

I currently supervise two research master projects in linguistics:

  • Matthias Reiner conducts an EEG experiment on the relationship between attention and language competition.
  • Tom Freire-Offrede conducts a pupil dilation experiment on bilingual picture naming.

Research assistants

Raoul Buurke is involved in the implementation of software for automatic speech onset detection (starting grant Faculty of Arts 2019).

Recent publications

Upcoming presentations

National Weekend of Science 2019

Together with Jacolien van Rij I am preparing for a large-scale idiom rating study that will be publicized during the National Weekend of Science in the Netherlands. This research is supported by a grant from the Gratama foundation.