Dr. R. Muralikrishnan
- Cross-linguistic ERP studies on sentence processing
- Dative subjects
- Aesthetics of typefaces
|2011||PhD (Neurolinguistics), Max-Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany; Institute of Neurolinguistics, Philipps Universität Marburg, Germany|
|2007||Master of Science, Language Science and Technology (Psycholinguistics), Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken, Germany|
|2000||Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, University of Madras, India|
|Since 10/2014||Scientific Programmer, Max-Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics, Frankfurt am Main, Germany|
|2013-2014||Post-Doc, Department of Neuropsychology, Max-Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany|
|2011-2013||Post-Doc, Neuroscience of Language Lab, New York University in Abu Dhabi, UAE|
|2005-2006||Research Assistant in the CoSy (Cognitive Systems) project, German Research Centre for AI, Saarbrücken, Germany|
|2000-2005||Senior Software Engineer (Telecom), Alcatel Development Center, Madras, India|
Muralikrishnan, R., Schlesewsky, M., & Bornkessel-Schlesewsky, I. (2015). Animacy-based predictions in language comprehension are robust: contextual cues modulate but do not nullify them. Brain Research, 1608, 108-137. doi:10.1016/j.brainres.2014.11.046
Muralikrishnan, R. (2011). An electrophysiological investigation of Tamil dative-subject constructions. Max Planck Institute Series for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences 132, ISBN 978-3-941504-16-5, Leipzig. PDF
Muralikrishnan, R. (2007). The influence of Word-order and Animacy in processing transitive sentences: Neurophysiological evidence from Tamil. Unpublished Master’s Thesis. Saarland University, Saarbrücken.
- ERP and behavioural studies on the processing of word-order based partial verb agreement in Arabic (Adults). In collaboration with Dr. Ali Idrissi at Qatar University.
- ERP study on the processing of subject-object ambiguity in simple SVO and OVS sentences involving one each of a masculine and feminine argument in German (7-8 year-old children). In collaboration with Dr. Jens Brauer at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig.
- ERP study on the learning of non-adjacent dependencies in a foreign language (7-8 year-old children). In collaboration with Dr. Jens Brauer at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig.