OLA13 attention

Start-end : 2016-2019 Summary: This operation aims to investigate neural mechanisms underlying word acquisition in young children, and how age, vocabulary skills, and language experience (monolingual versus bilingual) influence formation of novel memory...

Opération OLA 14 : Laughter

Start-end : 2015-2019   Summary: The project involves characterizing laughter with adults and then considering its emergence among infants and subsequently. So far for adults : (i) we have developed a semantic analysis, (ii) worked on developing detailed means of...

AA2 : Evaluation of cochlear implants

Summary: In children with a Cochlear Implant (CI), constraints on the development of speech perception can arise either from a period a auditory deprivation or from technological limitations in the transmission of the acoustic signals by the implant. Our aim here is...

OLA1 : Models of speech perception

Summary: The distinction between vowels and consonants is a cornerstone of phonological systems and its acquisition has major importance for the study of language development in children. While the main focus of previous research is about perceptual differences...