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Niels O. Schiller

Professor of Psycho- and Neurolinguistics

Journal articles



  • Farpour, S., Tajadini, S., Schiller, N. O., & Farpour, H. R. (submitted). The profiles of pragmatic communication functioning in children with intellectual disability. Journal of Intellectual Disabilities.
  • Jager, L., Witteman, J., McQueen, J. M., & Schiller, N. O. (in preparation). Mechanisms of individual differences in L2 pronunciation acquisition.
  • Lensink, S. E., Schiller, N. O., & Verhagen, A. (submitted). Old and young: How language experiences (do not) shape the reading of lexical bundles.
  • Lensink, S. E., Verdonschot, R., Schiller, N. O., & Tamaoka, K. (in preparation). Reading Japanese lexical bundles.
  • Lensink, S. E., Verhagen, A., Schiller, N. O., & Baayen, R. H. (submitted). Keeping it apart: On using a discriminative approach to study the nature and processing of multi-word units.
  • Li, X., & Schiller, N. O. (submitted). Dynamic features in L3 lexical representations of Dutch-English-Mandarin trilinguals.
  • Post da Silveira, A., Dijkstra, T., & Schiller, N. O. (submitted). Retrieving L2 word stress from orthography: Evidence from word naming and cross-modal priming.
  • Tajadini, S., Nami, M., Mansouri, M., Khormaee, A., Moloodi, A., Farpour, S., Farpour, H., Schiller, N. O., Weekes, B., & Naudé, A. (submitted). Linguistic performance in Persian-speaking children with Cerebral Palsy compared to typically developing peers in relation to age, gender and motor function. Research in Developmental Disabilities.
  • Tsegaye, M. T., Mous, M., & Schiller, N. O. (submitted). Bound gender-marked morphemes are selected competitively: Evidence using the simple picture naming task in Konso. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience.
  • Von Grebmer zu Wolfsthurn, S., Pablos-Robles, L., & Schiller, N. O. (submitted). Cross-linguistic interference in late language learners: An ERP study.
  • Wu, J., & Schiller, N. O. (re-submitted). Learn one and get another, but not for free? Roles of long-term and short-term linguistic experiences in lexical transfer. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition.
  • Yang, Y., Pablos, L., Gryllia, S., Schiller, N. O., & Cheng, L. (submitted). Clause type prediction in Mandarin: Evidence from ERP studies. Brain and Language.


  • Huang, S., & Schiller, N. O. (in press). The representation and processing of classifiers in Mandarin Chinese: Behavioral and electrophysiological evidence. Brain and Language.
  • Liu, M., Chen, Y., & Schiller, N. O. (accepted). Context matters for tone and intonation processing in Standard Chinese. Language and Speech. 


  • Liu, M., Chen, Y., & Schiller, N. O. (2020). Tonal mapping of Xi’an Mandarin and Standard Chinese. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 147, 2803-2816. pdf-thumb
  • Schiller, N. O., Boutonnet, B. P.-A., De Heer Kloots, M. L. S., Meelen, M., Ruijgrok, B., & Cheng, L. L.-S. (2020). (Not so) Great expectations: Listening to foreign-accented speech reduces the brain’s anticipatory processes. Frontiers in Psychology: Language Sciences, 11, 2143. pdf-thumb
  • Tabassi Mofrad, F., Jahn, A., & Schiller, N. O. (2020). Dual function of primary somatosensory cortex in what marks individual differences in language control: A resting state fMRI study using multiband EPI. Neuroscience, 446, 59-68. pdf-thumb
  • Tabassi Mofrad, F., & Schiller, N. O. (2020). Cognitive demand modulates connectivity patterns of rostral inferior parietal cortex in cognitive control of language. Cognitive Neuroscience, 11, 181-193. pdf-thumb
  • Wang, M., Chen, Y., Jiang, M., & Schiller, N. O. (2020). The time course of speech production revisited: No early orthographic effect, even in Mandarin Chinese. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience. pdf-thumb


  • Pablos, L., Parafita Couto, M. C., Boutonnet, B., De Jong., Perquin, M., De Haan, A., & Schiller, N. O. (2019). Adjective-Noun order in Papiamento-Dutch code-switching. Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism. pdf-thumb
  • Schiller, N. O. (2019). Evidence for syntactic feature transfer between two languages. Commentary on keynote paper titled “Prosodic Effects on L2 Grammars” by Goad & White. Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism, 9, 883-887.
  • Shiamizadeh, Z., Caspers, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2019). Do Persian native speakers prosodically mark wh-in-situ questions? Language and Speech, 62, 229-249. pdf-thumb
  • Van de Velde, D. J., Schiller, N. O., Levelt, C. C., Van Heuven, V. J., Beers, M., Briaire, J., & Frijns, J. H. M. (2019). Prosody perception and production by children with cochlear implants. Journal of Child Language. pdf-thumb
  • Verfaillie, S. C. J., Witteman, J., Slot, R. E. R., Pruis, I., Vermaat, L. E. W., Prins, N. D., Van de Wiel, M., Scheltens, P., Van Berckel, B. N. M., Schiller, N. O., Van de Flier, W. M., & Sikkes, S. A. M. (2019). Amyloid accumulation is associated with fewer specific words during spontaneous speech in subjective cognitive decline. Neuropsychologica.
  • Wang. M., Chen, Y., & Schiller, N. O. (2019). Lexico-syntactic features are activated but not selected in bare noun production: Electrophysiological evidence from overt picture naming. Cortex, 116, 294-307.pdf-thumb 
  • Wang, M., & Schiller, N. O. (2019). A review on grammatical gender agreement in speech production. Frontiers in Language Science, 9, 2754. pdf-thumb
  • Witteman, J., Van IJzendoorn, M. H., Rilling, J. K., Bos, P. A., Schiller, N. O., & Bakermans-Kranenburg, M. J. (2019). Towards a neural model of infant cry perception. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 99, 23-32. pdf-thumb
  • Wu, J., Chen, Y., Van Heuven, V., & Schiller, N. O. (2019). Dynamic effect of tonal similarity in bilingual auditory lexical processing. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 34, 580-598. pdf-thumb


  • Beyersmann, E., Biedermann, B., Alario, F.-X., Schiller, N. O., Hameau, S., & Lorenz, A. (2018). Plural dominance and the production of determiner-noun phrases in French. PloS ONE, 13, e0200723. pdf-thumb
  • Kepinska, O., De Rover, M., Caspers, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2018). Connectivity of the hippocampus and Broca’s area during acquisition of a novel grammar. NeuroImage, 165, 1-10. pdf-thumb
  • Shiamizadeh, Z., Caspers, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2018). When is a wh-in-situ question identified in Persian? Language, Cognition and Neuroscience. pdf-thumb 
  • Van de Velde, D. J., Frijns, J. H. M., Beers, M., Van Heuven, V. J., Levelt, C. C., Briaire, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2018). Basic measures of prosody in spontaneous speech of children with early and late cochlear implantation. Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research, 61, 3071-3094. pdf-thumb
  • Wang, M., Shao, Z., Chen, Y., & Schiller, N. O. (2018). Neural correlates of spoken word production in semantic and phonological blocked cyclic naming. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 33, 575-586. pdf-thumb
  • Witteman, J., Chen, Y., Pablos-Robles, L., Parafita Couto, M. C., Wong, P. C. M., & Schiller, N. O. (2018). Editorial: (Pushing) the limits of neuroplasticity induced by adult language acquisition. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 1806. pdf-thumb


  • Kepinska, O., Lakke, E. A. J. F., Dutton, E. M., Caspers, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2017). The perisylvian language network and language analytical abilities. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 144, 96-101. pdf-thumb
  • Kepinska, O., De Rover, M., Caspers, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2017). On neural correlates of individual differences in novel grammar learning: An fMRI study. Neuropsychologia, 98, 156-168.pdf-thumb
  • Kepinska, O., De Rover, M., Caspers, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2017). Whole-brain functional connectivity during acquisition of novel grammar: Distinct functional networks depend on language learning abilities. Behavioural Brain Research, 320, 333–346. pdf-thumb
  • Kepinska, O., Pereda, E., Caspers, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2017). Neural oscillatory mechanisms during novel grammar learning underlying language analytical abilities. Brain & Language, 175, 99-110. pdf-thumb
  • Kepinska, O., & Schiller, N. O. (2017). Possible neural oscillatory mechanisms underlying learning [Commentary]. Cognitive Neuroscience, 8, 128-129. pdf-thumb
  • Perwitasari, A., Klamer, M., Witteman, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2017). Quality of Javanese and Sundanese vowels. Journal of the Southeast Asian Linguistics Society, 10, 1-9. pdf-thumb
  • Schiller, N. O., Van Lenteren, L., Witteman, J., Ouwehand, K., Band, G. P. H., & Verhagen, A. (2017). Solving the problem of double negation is not impossible: Electrophysiological evidence for the cohesive function of sentential negation. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 32, 147-157. pdf-thumb
  • Shiamizadeh, Z., Caspers, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2017). The role of prosody in the identification of Persian sentence types: Declarative or wh-question? Linguistics Vanguard, 3, 1-11. pdf-thumb
  • Shiamizadeh, Z., Caspers, J., & Schiller, N. O. (2017). The role of F0 and duration in the identification of wh-in-situ questions in Persian. Speech Communication, 93, 11-19. pdf-thumb
  • Tuninetti, A., Chládková, K., Peter, V., Schiller, N. O., & Escudero, P. (2017). When speaker identity is unavoidable: Neural processing of speaker identity cues in natural speech. Brain & Language, 174, 42-49. pdf-thumb
  • Van der Velde, D. J., Schiller, N. O., Levelt, C. C., Van Heuven, V. J., Van Ginkel, J., Beers, M., Briaire, J. J., & Frijns, J. H. M. (2017). Prosody and cochlear implants: The perception of emotion and focus with different cues and filter slopes. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 141, 3349-3363. pdf-thumb
  • Wu, J., Chen, Y., Van Heuven, V. J. J. P., & Schiller, N. O. (2017). Interlingual two-to-one mapping of tonal categories. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, 20, 813-833. pdf-thumb


  • Liu, M., Chen, Y., & Schiller, N. O. (2016). Online processing of tone and intonation in Mandarin: Evidence from ERPs. Neuropsychologia, 91, 307-317. pdf-thumb
  • Perwitasari, A., Klamer, M., & Schiller, N. O. (2016). Formant frequencies and vowel space area in Javanese and Sundanese English language learners. 3L: The Southeast Asian Journal of English Language Studies, 22, 141-152. pdf-thumb
  • Wu, J., Chen, Y., Van Heuven, V. J. J. P., & Schiller, N. O. (2016). Predicting tonal realizations in one Chinese dialect from another. Speech Communication, 76, 1-24. pdf-thumb


  • Beyersmann, E., Dutton, E. M., Amer, S., Schiller, N. O., & Biedermann, B. (2015). The production of singular-and plural-dominant nouns in Dutch. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 30, 867-876. pdf-thumb
  • Kaczer, L., Timmer, K., Bavassi, L., & Schiller, N. O. (2015). Distinct morphological processing of recently learned compound words: An ERP study. Brain Research, 1629, 309-317. pdf-thumb
  • Nickels, L., Biedermann, B., Fieder, N., & Schiller, N. O. (2015). The lexical-syntactic representation of number. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 30, 287-304. pdf-thumb
  • Nixon, J., Chen, Y., & Schiller, N. O. (2015). Multi-level processing of phonetic variants in speech production and visual word processing: Evidence from Mandarin lexical tones. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 30, 491-505. pdf-thumb
  • Van de Velde, D. J., Dristakis, G., Frijns, J. H. M., Van Heuven, V. J., & Schiller, N. O. (2015). The effect of spectral smearing on the identification of pure F0 intonation contours in vocoder simulations of cochlear implants. Cochlear Implants International, 16, 77-87. pdf-thumb
  • Verdonschot, R. G., Lai, J., Feng, C., Tamaoka, K., & Schiller, N. O. (2015). Constructing initial phonology in Mandarin Chinese: Syllabic or sub-syllabic? A masked priming investigation. Japanese Psychological Research, 57, 61-68. pdf-thumb


  • Goerlich, K. S., Witteman, J., Schiller, N. O., Van Heuven, V. J. P., Aleman, A., & Martens, S. (2014). Blunted feelings: Alexithymia is associated with a diminished neural response to speech prosody. Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9, 1108-1117. pdf-thumb
  • Janssen, N., Schiller, N. O., & Alario, F.-X. (2014). The selection of closed-class elements during language production: A reassessment of the evidence and a new look on new data. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 29, 695-708. pdf-thumb
  • Lensink, S. E., Verdonschot, R. G., & Schiller, N. O. (2014). Morphological priming during language switching: an ERP study. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 995. pdf-thumb
  • Post da Silveira, A., Van Heuven, V., Caspers, J., Schiller, N. O. (2014). Dual Activation of word stress from orthography. Dutch Journal of Applied Linguistics, 3, 170-196. pdf-thumb
  • Timmer, K., Ganushchak, L. Y., Ceusters, I., & Schiller, N. O. (2014). Second language phonology influences first language naming. Brain & Language, 133, 14-25. pdf-thumb
  • Timmer, K., Ganushchak, L. Y., Mitlina, Y., & Schiller, N. O. (2014). Trial by trial: Selecting first or second language phonology of a visually masked word. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 29, 1059-1069. pdf-thumb
  • Timmer, K., & Schiller. N. O. (2014). Neural correlates reveal sub-lexical othography and phonoly during reading aloud: A review. Frontiers in Psychology, 5, 884. pdf-thumb
  • Witteman, J., Goerlich-Dobre, K.S., Martens, S., Aleman, A., Van Heuven, V.J., & Schiller N. O. (2014). The nature of hemispheric specialization for prosody perception. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 14, 1104-1114. pdf-thumb
  • Wu, J., Chen, Y., Van Heuven, V. J., & Schiller, N. O. (2014). Tonal variablility in lexical access. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 29, 1317-1324. pdf-thumb


  • Verdonschot, R. G., La Heij, W., Tamaoka, K., Kiyama, S., You, W.-P., & Schiller, N. O. (2013). The multiple pronunciations of Japanese kanji: A masked priming investigation. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 66, 2023-2038. pdf-thumb
  • Verdonschot, R. G., Nakayama, M., Zhang, Q., Tamaoka, K., & Schiller, N. O. (2013). The proximate phonological unit of Chinese-English bilinguals: Proficiency matters. PLoS ONE, 8, e61454. pdf-thumb


  • De Zubicaray, G. I., Miozzo, M., Johnson, K., Schiller, N. O., & McMahon, K. L. (2012). Independent distractor frequency and age-of-acquisition effects in picture–word interference: fMRI evidence for post-lexical and lexical accounts according to distractor type. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24, 482-495. pdf-thumb
  • Franken, M. K. M., Huizinga, C. S. M., & Schiller N. O. (2012). De Grafemische Buffer: Aspecten van een Spellingstoornis. Stem-, Spraak- en Taalpathologie, 17, 17-36. pdf-thumb
  • Goerlich, K. S., Witteman, J., Schiller, N. O., Van Heuven, V., Aleman, A., & Martens, S. (2012). The nature of affective priming in music and speech. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24, 1725-1741. pdf-thumb
  • Kunneman, M., Boyce-Van der Wal, L. W., Rietveld, A., & Schiller, N. O. (2012). Consonant-Vocaal relaties in (Broca-)Afasie: Een beschrijving van patiënt CH. Stem-, Spraak- en Taalpathologie, 17, 48-64. pdf-thumb
  • Pfeifer, S., Schiller, N. O., Van Os, J., Riedel, W., Vlamings, P., Simons, C., & Krabbendam, L. (2012). Semantic activation in patients with psychosis and first-degree family members: Evidence from the picture-word interference task. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 83, 102-112. pdf-thumb
  • Schuhmann, T., Schiller, N. O., Goebel, R., & Sack, A. T. (2012). Speaking of which: Dissecting the neurocognitive network of language production. Cerebral Cortex, 22, 701-709. pdf-thumb
  • Timmer , K., & Schiller, N. O. (2012). The role of orthography and phonology in English: An ERP study on first and second language reading aloud. Brain Research1483, 39-53. pdf-thumb
  • Timmer, K., Vahid-Gharavi, N., & Schiller, N. O. (2012.) Reading aloud in Persian: ERP evidence for an early locus of the masked onset priming effect. Brain & Language, 122, 34-41. pdf-thumb
  • Verdonschot, R. G., Middelburg, R., Lensink, S. E., & Schiller, N. O. (2012). Morphological priming survives a language switch. Cognition, 124, 343-349. pdf
  • Witteman, J., Van Heuven, V. J. J. P., & Schiller, N. O. (2012). Hearing feelings: A quantitative meta-analysis on the neuroimaging literature of emotional prosody perception. Neuropsychologia, 50, 2752-2763. pdf-thumb
  • Zhao, H., La Heij, W., & Schiller, N. O. (2012). Orthographic and phonological facilitation in speech production: New evidence from picture naming in Chinese. Acta Psychologica, 139, 272-280. pdf-thumb


  • Christoffels, I. K., Van de Ven, V., Waldorp, L. J., Formisano, E., & Schiller, N. O. (2011). The sensory consequences of speaking: Parametric neural cancellation during speech in auditory cortex. PLoS One, 6. pdf-thumb
  • Finocchiaro, C., Alario, F.-X., Schiller, N. O., Costa, A., Miozzo, M., & Caramazza, A. (2011). Gender congruency goes Europe: A cross-linguistic study of the gender congruency effect in Romance and Germanic languages. Italian Journal of Linguistics, 23, 161-198. pdf-thumb
  • Ganushchak, L. Y., Christoffels, I. K., & Schiller, N. O. (2011). The use of electroencephalography in language production research: A review. Frontiers in Psychology, 2(208). pdf-thumb
  • Ganushchak, L. Y., Verdonschot, R. G., & Schiller, N. O. (2011). When leaf becomes neuter: Event-related potential evidence for grammatical gender transfer in bilingualism. Neuroreport, 22, 106-110. pdf-thumb
  • Koester, D., & Schiller, N. O. (2011). The functional neuroanatomy of morphology in language production. NeuroImage, 55, 732-741. pdf-thumb
  • Verdonschot, R. G., Kiyama, S., Tamaoka, K., Kinoshita, S., La Heij, W., & Schiller, N. O. (2011). The functional unit of Japanese word naming: Evidence from masked priming. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning Memory and Cognition, 37, 1458-1473. pdf-thumb
  • Verdonschot, R. G., La Heij, W., Paolieri, D., Zhang, Q., & Schiller, N. O. (2011). Homophonic context effects when naming Japanese kanji: evidence for processing costs? Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 64, 1836-1849. pdf-thumb
  • Witteman, J., Van Ijzendoorn, M. H., Van de Velde, D., Van Heuven, V. J. J. P., & Schiller, N. O. (2011). The nature of hemispheric specialization for linguistic and emotional prosodic perception: A meta-analysis of the lesion literature. Neuropsychologia, 49, 3722-3738. pdf-thumb


  • Ganushchak, L. Y., & Schiller, N. O. (2010). Detection of speech errors in the speech of others: An ERP study. NeuroImage, 49, 3331-3337. pdf-thumb
  • Verdonschot, R. G., La Heij, W., & Schiller, N. O. (2010). Semantic context effects when naming Japanese kanji, but not Chinese hànzì. Cognition, 115, 512-518. pdf-thumb


  • Ganushchak, L. Y., & Schiller, N. O. (2009). Speaking one’s second language under time pressure: An ERP study on verbal self-monitoring in German-Dutch bilinguals. Psychophysiology, 46, 410-419. pdf-thumb
  • Heim, S., Friederici, A. D., Schiller, N. O., Rüschemeyer, S.-A., & Amunts, K. (2009). The determiner congruency effect in language production investigated with functional MRI. Human Brain Mapping, 30, 928-940. pdf-thumb
  • Schiller, N. O., Horemans, I., Ganushchak, L., & Koester, D., (2009). Event-related brain potentials during the monitoring of speech errors. NeuroImage, 44, 520-530. pdf-thumb
  • Schuhmann, T., Schiller, N. O., Goebel, R., & Sack, A. T. (2009). The temporal characteristics of functional activation in Broca’s area during overt picture naming. Cortex, 45, 1111-1116. pdf-thumb


  • Ganushchak, L. Y., & Schiller, N. O. (2008). Brain error-monitoring activity is affected by semantic relatedness: An event-related brain potentials study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 20, 927-940. pdf-thumb
  • Ganushchak, L. Y., & Schiller, N. O. (2008). Motivation and semantic context affect brain error-monitoring activity: An event-related brain potentials study. NeuroImage, 39, 395-405. pdf-thumb
  • Goldrick, M., Costa, A., & Schiller, N. O. (2008). Situating language production within the matrix of human cognition: The state of the art in language production research. Language and Cognitive Processes, 23, 489-494. pdf-thumb
  • Koester, D., & Schiller, N. O. (2008). Morphological priming in overt language production: Electrophysiological evidence from Dutch. NeuroImage, 42, 1622-1630. pdf-thumb
  • Schiller, N. O. (2008). The masked onset priming effect in picture naming. Cognition, 106, 952-962. pdf-thumb


  • Christoffels, I. K., Firk, C., & Schiller, N. O. (2007). Bilingual language control: An event-related brain potential study. Brain Research, 1147, 192-208. pdf
  • Christoffels, I. K., Formisano, E., & Schiller, N. O. (2007). The neural correlates of verbal feedback processing: An fMRI study employing overt speech. Human Brain Mapping, 28, 868-879. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O. (2007). Phonology and orthography in reading aloud. Psychological Bulletin & Review, 14, 460-465. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., Ferreira, V. S., & Alario, F.-X. (2007). Words, pauses, and gestures: New directions in language production research. Language and Cognitive Processes, 22, 1145-1150.pdf


  • Cholin, J., Levelt, W. J. M., & Schiller, N. O. (2006). Effects of syllable frequency in speech production. Cognition, 99, 205-235. pdf
  • Rey, A., & Schiller, N. O. (2006). A case of normal reading but impaired letter naming. Neurolinguistics, 19, 87-95. pdf
  • Ganushchak, L., & Schiller, N. O. (2006). Effects of time pressure on verbal self-monitoring. Brain Research, 1125, 104-115. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O. (2006). ‘What’s in a name?’ Op zoek naar de klank van woorden in het brein. De Psycholoog, 41, 314-319. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O. (2006). Lexical stress encoding in single word production estimated by event-related brain potentials. Brain Research, 1112, 201-212. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., & Caramazza, A. (2006). Grammatical gender selection in language production: The case of diminutives in Dutch. Language and Cognitive Processes, 21, 945-973. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., & Costa, A. (2006). Activation of segments, not syllables, during phonological encoding in speech production. The Mental Lexicon, 1, 231-250. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., & Costa, A. (2006). Different selection principles of free-standing and bound morphemes in language production. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 32, 1201-1207. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., Jansma, B. M., Peters, J., & Levelt, W. J. M. (2006). Monitoring metrical stress in polysyllabic words. Language and Cognitive Processes, 21, 112-140. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., Schuhmann, T., Neyndorff, A. C., & Jansma, B. M. (2006). The influence of semantic category membership on syntactic decisions: A study using event-related brain potentials. Brain Research, 1082, 153-164. pdf


  • Rey, A., & Schiller, N. O. (2005). Graphemic complexity and multiple print-to-sound associations in visual word recognition. Memory & Cognition, 33, 76-85. pdf
  • Shapiro, K. A., Mottaghy, F. M., Schiller, N. O., Pöppel, T. D. , Flüß, M. O., Herzog, H., Caramazza, A., & Krause, B. J. (2005). Neural correlates of noun and verb production. NeuroImage, 24, 1058-1067. pdf


  • Cholin, J., Schiller, N. O., & Levelt, W. J. M. (2004). The preparation of syllables in speech production. Journal of Memory and Language, 50, 47-61. pdf
  • Horemans, I., & Schiller, N. O. (2004). Form-priming effects in nonword naming. Brain and Language, 90, 465-469. pdf
  • Jansma, B. M., & Schiller, N. O. (2004). Monitoring syllable boundaries during speech production. Brain and Language, 90, 311-317. pdf
  • Schwichtenberg, B., & Schiller, N. O. (2004). Semantic gender assignment regularities in German. Brain and Language, 90, 326-337. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O. (2004). The onset effect in word naming. Journal of Memory and Language, 50, 477-490. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., Fikkert, P., & Levelt, C. C. (2004). Stress priming in picture naming: An SOA study. Brain and Language, 90, 231-240. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., & de Ruiter, J. P. (2004). Some notes on priming, alignment, and self-monitoring [Commentary]. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 27, 208-209. pdf
  • Shatzman, K. B., & Schiller, N. O. (2004). The word frequency effect in picture naming: Contrasting two hypotheses using homonym pictures. Brain and Language, 90, 160-169. pdf


  • Alario, F.-X., Schiller, N. O., Domoto-Reilly, K., & Caramazza, A. (2003). The role of phonological and orthographic information in lexical selection. Brain and Language, 84, 372-398. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., Bles, M., & Jansma, B. M. (2003). Tracking the time course of phonological encoding in speech production: An event-related brain potential study on internal monitoring. Cognitive Brain Research, 17, 819-831. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., & Caramazza, A. (2003). Grammatical feature selection in noun phrase production: Evidence from German and Dutch. Journal of Memory and Language, 48, 169-194. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., Münte, T., Horemans, I., & Jansma, B. M. (2003). The influence of semantic and phonological factors on syntactic decisions: An event-related brain potential study. Psychophysiology, 40, 869-877. pdf


  • Schiller, N. O., & Caramazza, A. (2002). The selection of grammatical features in word production: The case of plural nouns in German. Brain and Language, 81, 342-357. pdf


  • Schiller, N. O., Greenhall, J. A., Shelton, J. R., & Caramazza, A. (2001). The autonomy of orthographic and phonological representations: Evidence from two graphemic buffer patients. Neurocase, 7, 1-14. pdf


  • Levelt, C. C., Schiller, N. O., & Levelt, W. J. M. (2000). The acquisition of syllable types. Language Acquisition, 8, 237-264. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O. (2000). Single word production in English: The role of subsyllabic units during phonological encoding. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 26, 512-528. pdf


  • Levelt, C. C., Schiller, N. O., & Levelt, W. J. M. (1999). A developmental grammar for syllable structure in the production of child language. Brain and Language, 68, 291-299. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O. (1999). Masked syllable priming of English nouns. Brain and Language, 68, 300-305. pdf


  • Köster, O., Hess, M. M., Schiller, N. O., & Künzel, H. J. (1998). The correlation between auditory speech sensitivity and speaker recognition ability. Forensic Linguistics. The International Journal of Speech, Language and the Law, 5, 22-32. pdf
  • Levelt, W. J. M., & Schiller, N. O. (1998). Is the syllable frame stored? [Commentary] Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 21, 520. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O. (1998). The effect of visually masked syllable primes on the naming latencies of words and pictures. Journal of Memory and Language, 39, 484-507. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., & Köster, O. (1998). The ability of expert witnesses to identify voices: A comparison between trained and untrained listeners. Forensic Linguistics. The International Journal of Speech, Language and the Law, 5, 1-9. pdf


  • Köster, O., & Schiller, N. O. (1997). Different influences of the native language of a listener on speaker recognition. Forensic Linguistics. The International Journal of Speech, Language and the Law, 4, 18-28. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., Meyer, A. S., & Levelt, W. J. M. (1997). The syllabic structure of spoken words: Evidence from the syllabification of intervocalic consonants. Language and Speech, 40, 103-140. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., Köster, O., & Duckworth, M. (1997). The effect of removing linguistic information upon identifying speakers of a foreign language. Forensic Linguistics. The International Journal of Speech, Language and the Law, 4, 1-17. pdf


  • Schiller, N. O., Meyer, A. S., Baayen, R. H., & Levelt, W. J. M. (1996). A comparison of lexeme and speech syllables in Dutch. Journal of Quantitative Linguistics, 3, 8-28. pdf
  • Schiller, N. O., & Köster, O. (1996). Evaluation of a foreign speaker in forensic phonetics: A report. Forensic Linguistics. The International Journal of Speech, Language and the Law, 3, 176-185. pdf