Forthcoming manuscripts
  • Mental algorithms in the historical emergence of word meanings. (under review)

  • Evolution of word meanings through metaphorical mapping: Systematicity over the past millennium. (under review) Shorter version appeared in CogSci 38. [pdf]

Journal publications
  • An adaptive cue combination model of human spatial reorientation. Cognition (2017) [pdf] [supplementary material] Shorter version appeared in CogSci 37. [pdf]

  • The Sapir-Whorf hypothesis and inference under uncertainty. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Cognitive Science (2017) [pdf]

  • Exploring the spatio-temporal neural basis of face learning. Journal of Vision (2017) [pdf]

  • Historical semantic chaining and efficient communication: The case of container names. Cognitive Science (2016) [pdf] [appendix] Shorter version appeared in CogSci 37 with Prize for Computational Modeling in Language. [pdf]

  • The Sapir-Whorf hypothesis and probabilistic inference: Evidence from the domain of color. PLOS ONE (2016) [pdf] [GitHub]

  • Fine-grained temporal coding of visually-similar categories in the ventral visual pathway and prefrontal cortex. Frontiers in Psychology (2013) [pdf]

  • Characterizing global statistical significance of spatio-temporal hot spots in MEG/EEG source space via excursion algorithms. Statistics in Medicine (2011) [pdf]

  • Decoding and cortical source localization for intendented movement direction with MEG. Journal of Neurophysiology (2010) [link]

  • R/BHC: fast Bayesian hierarchical clustering for microarray data. BMC Bioinformatics (2009) [link] [software]

Conference proceedings
  • A computational investigation of the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis: The case of spatial relations. CogSci 38 (2016) [pdf]

  • The pragmatics of spatial language. CogSci 38 (2016) [pdf]

  • A computational evaluation of two laws of semantic change. CogSci 37 (2015) [pdf]

  • Numeral systems across languages support efficient communication: From approximate numerosity to recursion. CogSci 36 (2014) [pdf]

  • Constructing spatial concepts from universal primitives. CogSci 32 (2010) Prize for Computational Modeling in Language [pdf]

  • Inference and communication in the game of Password. NIPS 23 (2010) [pdf]

  • Cluster-based algorithm for ROI analysis and cognitive state decoding using single-trial source MEG data. Biomag 17 (2010) [link]

  • Tree-based inference in Dirichlet process mixtures. AISTATS 12 (2009) [pdf]

Other writings
  • Cortical spatiotemporal plasticity in visual category learning. PhD Thesis, Carnegie Mellon University (2013) [pdf]