Burkhard Maess

Summary

Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Localizing pre-attentive auditory memory-based comparison: magnetic mismatch negativity to pitch change
    Burkhard Maess
    Max Planck Institute of Human Cognitive and Brain Science, Stephanstr 1a, D 04104 Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 37:561-71. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Localizing the distributed language network responsible for the N400 measured by MEG during auditory sentence processing
    Burkhard Maess
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Brain Res 1096:163-72. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Neurodynamics of sentence interpretation: ERP evidence from French
    Frédéric Isel
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Biol Psychol 74:337-46. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Dissociation of human and computer voices in the brain: evidence for a preattentive gestalt-like perception
    Sonja Lattner
    Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Leipzig, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 20:13-21. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Syntactic and auditory spatial processing in the human temporal cortex: an MEG study
    Björn Herrmann
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 57:624-33. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Human communication investigated with magnetoencephalography: speech, music, and gestures
    Thomas R Knosche
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Int Rev Neurobiol 68:79-120. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Cooperation of different neuronal systems during hand sign recognition
    Akinori Nakamura
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 23:25-34. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Auditory perception and syntactic cognition: brain activity-based decoding within and across subjects
    Björn Herrmann
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, MEG Group, Bennewitz, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 35:1488-96. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint MMN or no MMN: no magnitude of deviance effect on the MMN amplitude
    János Horváth
    Institute of Psychology I, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Psychophysiology 45:60-9. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Phonemic restoration in a sentence context: evidence from early and late ERP effects
    Päivi Sivonen
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Brain Res 1121:177-89. 2006

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Localizing pre-attentive auditory memory-based comparison: magnetic mismatch negativity to pitch change
    Burkhard Maess
    Max Planck Institute of Human Cognitive and Brain Science, Stephanstr 1a, D 04104 Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 37:561-71. 2007
    ..These MEG results suggest temporally distinct but spatially overlapping activities of non-comparator-based and comparator-based mechanisms of automatic frequency change detection in auditory cortex...
  2. ncbi request reprint Localizing the distributed language network responsible for the N400 measured by MEG during auditory sentence processing
    Burkhard Maess
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Brain Res 1096:163-72. 2006
    ..Semantically incorrect words that do not fit into the context result in longer integration times...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neurodynamics of sentence interpretation: ERP evidence from French
    Frédéric Isel
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Biol Psychol 74:337-46. 2007
    ..This finding supports serial models of sentence processing that postulate an initial autonomous stage of phrase structure building and a late stage of interaction...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dissociation of human and computer voices in the brain: evidence for a preattentive gestalt-like perception
    Sonja Lattner
    Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Leipzig, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 20:13-21. 2003
    ..We further demonstrate that the findings cannot be explained by mere acoustic feature processing, but rather point towards a holistic mapping of the incoming voice signal onto long-term representations in the auditory memory...
  5. doi request reprint Syntactic and auditory spatial processing in the human temporal cortex: an MEG study
    Björn Herrmann
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 57:624-33. 2011
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  6. ncbi request reprint Human communication investigated with magnetoencephalography: speech, music, and gestures
    Thomas R Knosche
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Int Rev Neurobiol 68:79-120. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Cooperation of different neuronal systems during hand sign recognition
    Akinori Nakamura
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 23:25-34. 2004
    ..The results also demonstrated marked right hemispheric predominance, suggesting that hand expression is processed in a manner similar to that in which social signs, such as facial expressions, are processed...
  8. doi request reprint Auditory perception and syntactic cognition: brain activity-based decoding within and across subjects
    Björn Herrmann
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, MEG Group, Bennewitz, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 35:1488-96. 2012
    ..Moreover, the findings indicate that the neural patterns in response to syntactic cognition and auditory perception reflect a functional organization that is highly consistent across individuals...
  9. ncbi request reprint MMN or no MMN: no magnitude of deviance effect on the MMN amplitude
    János Horváth
    Institute of Psychology I, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Psychophysiology 45:60-9. 2008
    ..These results are compatible with an explanation suggesting that MMN is involved in maintaining a neural representation of the auditory environment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Phonemic restoration in a sentence context: evidence from early and late ERP effects
    Päivi Sivonen
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Brain Res 1121:177-89. 2006
    ..The present ERP results support the earlier behavioral research in showing that phonemic restoration is not a bottom-up phenomenon but rather reflects a top-down repair process...
  11. doi request reprint Violation of syntax and prosody--disentangling their contributions to the early left anterior negativity (ELAN)
    Björn Herrmann
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Postbox 500355, 04303 Leipzig, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 490:116-20. 2011
    ..Thus, the syntax violation effect found in the current and also in previous studies cannot be attributed to the detection of an unexpected prosodic contour, but rather reflects difficulties in local phrase structure building...
  12. doi request reprint Localization of the syntactic mismatch negativity in the temporal cortex: an MEG study
    Björn Herrmann
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, MEG Group, Muldentalweg 9, 04828 Bennewitz, Germany
    Neuroimage 48:590-600. 2009
    ..Our results are in line with previous studies localizing the sMMN to morphosyntactic violations and are furthermore compatible with the sensory hypothesis of closed-class morphology based syntactic processes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Perception of phrase structure in music
    Thomas R Knosche
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 24:259-73. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Semantic retrieval of spoken words with an obliterated initial phoneme in a sentence context
    Päivi Sivonen
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Stephanstrasse 1a, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 408:220-5. 2006
    ..The results suggest that both context-driven expectancy (top-down) and stimulus-driven processes (bottom-up) are utilized in word processing and contribute to the overall N400 response...
  15. doi request reprint Maturation of obligatory auditory responses and their neural sources: evidence from EEG and MEG
    Philipp Ruhnau
    University of Leipzig, Institute of Psychology, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 58:630-9. 2011
    ..This effect indicates that the N1 sub-component reflecting frequency-specific refractoriness is fully developed in 9 to 10year old children. Thus, previous interpretations on the function and maturation of the N1 need reconsideration...
  16. doi request reprint Early auditory sensory processing of voices is facilitated by visual mechanisms
    Sonja Schall
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Stephanstrasse 1a, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 77:237-45. 2013
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  17. doi request reprint Adverse listening conditions and memory load drive a common α oscillatory network
    Jonas Obleser
    Max Planck Research Group Auditory Cognition, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    J Neurosci 32:12376-83. 2012
    ..The results set the stage for future studies on how chronic or acute degradations of sensory input affect mechanisms of executive control...
  18. ncbi request reprint Early parallel processing of auditory word and voice information
    Thomas R Knosche
    Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroimage 17:1493-503. 2002
    ..The data suggest an integral parallel processing model, which describes the early extraction of phonetic and voice information from the speech signal as parallel and contingent processes...
  19. doi request reprint Primary motor area contribution to attentional reorienting after distraction
    János Horváth
    Institute for Psychology I, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroreport 19:443-6. 2008
    ..In the reorienting negativity interval, significant activity was located in the primary motor area. This suggests that action-selection-related activity also contributes to attentional reorientation after distraction...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gamma amplitudes are coupled to theta phase in human EEG during visual perception
    Tamer Demiralp
    Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Department of Physiology, Turkey
    Int J Psychophysiol 64:24-30. 2007
    ..Instead of theta phase modulating gamma amplitude, it is also conceivable that focal gamma activity needs to be downsampled to theta activity, before it can interact with more distant brain regions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Task and sex modulate the brain response to emotional incongruity in Asian listeners
    Annett Schirmer
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Emotion 6:406-17. 2006
    ..The similarity of these results to those obtained in Western listeners suggests that sex differences in emotional speech processing depend on attentional focus and may reflect culturally independent mechanisms...
  22. pmc Memory-matches evoke human gamma-responses
    Christoph S Herrmann
    Otto von Guericke University, Dept of Biological Psychology, PO Box 4120, 39016 Magdeburg, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 5:13. 2004
    ..EEG was recorded from 13 subjects performing a choice reaction task. Visual stimuli were either known real-world objects with a memory representation or novel configurations never seen before...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cortical neuromagnetic fields evoked by voluntary and passive hand movements in healthy adults
    Hartwig Woldag
    Neurologisches Rehabilitationszentrum Leipzig, Leipzig University, Germany
    J Clin Neurophysiol 20:94-101. 2003
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  24. ncbi request reprint Electric brain responses reveal gender differences in music processing
    Stefan Koelsch
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Neuroreport 14:709-13. 2003
    ..The present findings indicate that gender differences for the analysis of auditory information are not restricted to processes in the linguistic domain such as syntax, semantics, and phonology...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cortical activity reduction with stimulus repetition: a whole-head MEG analysis
    Trevor B Penney
    Department of Psychology, Chinese University of Hong Kong, New Territories, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 16:226-31. 2003
    ..It may reflect facilitated stimulus processing due to the existence of a representation of the repeated stimulus or it may reflect differential levels of attentional allocation to initial and repeated stimulus presentations...
  26. ncbi request reprint Spatial versus object feature processing in human auditory cortex: a magnetoencephalographic study
    Christoph S Herrmann
    Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Postfach 500 355, 04303 Leipzig, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 334:37-40. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that the human auditory system processes object features and spatial features in distinct areas...
  27. ncbi request reprint Semantic category interference in overt picture naming: sharpening current density localization by PCA
    Burkhard Maess
    Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, P O Box 500 355, D 04303 Leipzig, Germany
    J Cogn Neurosci 14:455-62. 2002
    ..As this effect has been shown to take place at the level of lexical selection, the data suggest that the left temporal cortex supports processes of lexical retrieval during production...
  28. ncbi request reprint The brain generates its own sentence melody: a Gestalt phenomenon in speech perception
    Christoph S Herrmann
    Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, PO Box 500 355, 04303 Leipzig, Germany
    Brain Lang 85:396-401. 2003
    ..This represents a Gestalt phenomenon, since we perceive more than is actually presented...