Publications of Kai Alter

Journal Article (30)

2008
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Dietrich, S., Hertrich, I., Alter, K., Ischebeck, A., & Ackermann, H. (2008). Understanding the emotional expression of verbal interjections: A functional MRI study. NeuroReport, 19, 1751–1755.
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Ischebeck, A., Friederici, A. D., & Alter, K. (2008). Processing prosodic boundaries in natural and hummed speech. An fMRI study. Cerebral Cortex, 18, 541–552.
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Mietz, A., Toepel, U., Ischebeck, A., & Alter, K. (2008). Inadequate and infrequent are not alike: ERPs to deviant prosodic patterns in spoken sentence comprehension. Brain and Language, 104, 159–169.
2007
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Dietrich, S., Hertrich, I., Alter, K., Ischebeck, A., & Ackermann, H. (2007). Semiotic aspects of human nonverbal vocalizations: A functional imaging study. NeuroReport, 18, 1891–1894.
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Stolterfoht, B., Friederici, A. D., Alter, K., & Steube, A. (2007). Processing focus structure and implicit prosody during reading: Differential ERP effects. Cognition, 104, 565–590.
2006
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Tervaniemi, M., Szameitat, A. J., Kruck, S., Schröger, E., Alter, K., De Baene, W., & Friederici, A. D. (2006). From air oscillations to music and speech: Functional magnetic resonance imaging evidence for fine-tuned neural networks in audition. The Journal of Neuroscience, 26, 8647–8652.
2005
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Heim, S., Alter, K., & Friederici, A. D. (2005). A dual-route account for access to grammatical gender: Evidence from functional MRI. Anatomy and Embryology, 210, 473–483.
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Heim, S., Alter, K., Ischebeck, A. K., Amunts, K., Eickhoff, S. B., Mohlberg, H., … Friederici, A. D. (2005). The role of the left Brodmann's areas 44 and 45 in reading words and pseudowords. Cognitive Brain Research, 25, 982–993.
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Isel, F., Alter, K., & Friederici, A. D. (2005). Influence of prosodic information on the processing of split particles: ERP evidence from spoken German. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17, 154–167.
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Knösche, T. R., Neuhaus, C., Haueisen, J., Alter, K., Maess, B., Witte, O. W., & Friederici, A. D. (2005). Perception of phrase structure in music. Human Brain Mapping, 24, 259–273.
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Magne, C., Astésano, C., Lacheret-Dujour, A., Morel, M., Alter, K., & Besson, M. (2005). On-line processing of "pop-out'' words in spoken French dialogues. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17, 740–756.
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Meyer, M., Zysset, S., von Cramon, D. Y., & Alter, K. (2005). Distinct fMRI responses to laughter, speech, and sounds along the human peri-sylvian cortex. Cognitive Brain Research, 24, 291–306.
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Pannekamp, A., Toepel, U., Alter, K., Hahne, A., & Friederici, A. D. (2005). Prosody-driven sentence processing: An event-related brain potential study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17, 407–421.
2004
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Astesano, C., Besson, M., & Alter, K. (2004). Brain potentials during semantic and prosodic processing in French. Cognitive Brain Research, 18, 172–184.
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Friederici, A. D., & Alter, K. (2004). Lateralization of auditory language functions: A dynamic dual pathway model. Brain and Language, 89, 267–276.
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Friedrich, C. K., Kotz, S. A., Friederici, A. D., & Alter, K. (2004). Pitch modulates lexical identification in spoken word recognition: ERP and behavioral evidence. Cognitive Brain Research, 20, 300–308.
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Heinke, W., Fiebach, C. J., Schwarzbauer, C., Meyer, M., Olthoff, D., & Alter, K. (2004). Sequential effects of propofol on functional brain activation induced by auditory language processing: An event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging study. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 92, 641–650.
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Jacobsen, T., Schroeger, E., & Alter, K. (2004). Pre-attentive perception of vowel phonemes from variable speech stimuli. Psychophysiology, 41, 654–659.
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Meyer, M., Steinhauer, K., Alter, K., Friederici, A. D., & von Cramon, D. Y. (2004). Brain activity varies with modulation of dynamic pitch variance in sentence melody. Brain and Language, 89, 277–289.
2003
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Alter, K., Rank, E., Kotz, S. A., Toepel, U., Besson, M., Schirmer, A., & Friederici, A. D. (2003). Affective encoding in the speech signal and in event-related brain potentials. Speech Communication, 40, 61–70.
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