Category Archives: news

July 2016

July 2016 ICMPC was a blast! We saw some great talks, and Tessa, Jade, Marijn and Dan successfully presented their work. On towards the next meeting!

October 2015

New student members have joined the lab, and the first projects have started! Watch this space for updates.

September 2015

Our paper on visualization of speech sounds for computerized speech therapy was just accepted for publication at the Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. It is coauthored with Makiko Sadakata, Lilian Beijer, Toni Rietveld and Wiel Seuskens and is available here.

September 2015

I have started a new position as assistant professor at the Dept of Health, Medical and Neuropsychology at Leiden University.

April 2015

My theoretical paper on the application of the predictive processing framework to music cognition, and specifically imagery, is now published in Empirical Musicology review, available here, together with two commentaries.

March 2015

A paper written with Katie Overy, entitled ‘Motor responses to a steady beat’, was accepted for publication at the Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, and is now available here.

November 2014

My review paper on the uses of auditory cueing for movement rehabilitation, part of the theme issue of the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, entitled“Communicative rhythms in brain and behaviour”, is now available here.

September 2014

Our fMRI paper entitled ‘Moving to music: Effects of heard and imagined musical cues on movement-related brain activity’ is accepted for publication at Frontiers of Human Neuroscience. It is co-authored with Alexa Morcom, Neil Roberts and Katie Overy, and part of a Frontiers Research Topic called ‘Music, Brain, and Rehabilitation: Emerging Therapeutic Applications and Potential Neural… Read More »

August 2014

Frontiers in Psychology: Perception Science has accepted my opinion paper entitled ‘Images of time: Temporal aspects of auditory and movement imagination’. It is available here.

April 2014

This summer, I will lead a symposium at ICMPC13 in Seoul, South Korea, entitled ‘Musical movement: Effects of cueing and feedback’. The symposium will include Marc Thompson, Nicolas Farrugia and Floris van Vugt as speakers and Prof. Peter Keller as a discussant. I will also present my fMRI work at Neuromusic V in Dijon, France.