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202312.01 Innovative Approaches in Language Acquisition: Integrating Brain and Eye-Tracking Measurements(Human Brain Science Seminar) Posted in EVENT

The 19th Human Brain Science Seminar will feature two internationally renowned young researchers, focusing on new developments in language acquisition research using brain and eye-tracking measurements. This seminar aims to facilitate the latest research understanding, promote international collaboration, and support the education of young researchers and graduate students in cognitive neuroscience. (Takumi)

Date: Friday, December 1st, 2023, 14:00-17:00
Venue: Dept. Human Brain Science, IDAC, Tohoku University

14:00-15:00 Special Lecture 1
Speaker 1 – Dr. Eva Puimège (KU Leuven)
The relationship between eye movements and L2 vocabulary learning

15:00 - 15: 30
Speaker 2 – Dr. Takumi Uchihara (Tohoku University)
How is L2 vocabulary learned incidentally? An fMRI study

15:30 – 16:00  Coffee Break

16:00-17:00 Special Lecture 2
Speaker 3 – Dr. Ryo Maie (The University of Tokyo)
Investigating the neurocognitive underpinnings of second language skill acquisition

While enjoying donuts and coffee breaks, we had a heated discussion about the mechanisms of language acquisition