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Contier, F., Wartenburger, I., Weymar, M., & Rabovsky, M. (in revision). The P600 and P3 ERP components are linked to the task-evoked pupillary response as a correlate of norepinephrine activity. Manuscript in revision for Psychophysiology.

Hodapp, A. & Rabovsky, M. (in revision). Error-based implicit learning in language: The effect of sentence context and prediction violation in a repetition paradigm. Manuscript in revision for Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.

Lopopolo, A. & Rabovsky, M. (in revision). Tracking lexical and semantic prediction error underlying the N400 using artificial neural network models of sentence processing. Manuscript in revision for Neurobiology of Language. Link to bioRxiv

Eiserbeck, A., Enge, A., Rabovsky, M., & Abdel Rahman, R. (in revision). Distrust Before First Sight: Knowledge- and Appearance-Based Effects of Trustworthiness on the Visual Consciousness of Faces. Manuscript in revision for Consciousness and Cognition.  Link to bioRxiv.


Stone, K., Khaleghi, N., & Rabovsky, M. (in press). The N400 is elicited by meaning changes but not synonym substitutions: Evidence from Persian phrasal verbs. Cognitive Science. Link to preprint on OSF.

Arana, S., Hagoort, P., Schoffelen, J.-M.*, & Rabovsky, M.* (2023). Perceived similarity as a window into representations of integrated sentence meaning. Behavior Research Methods.

Lindborg, A.*, Musiolek, L.*, Ostwald, D., & Rabovsky, M. (2023). Semantic surprise predicts the N400 brain potential. NeuroImage: Reports, 3(1), 100161.

Rabovsky, M. (2023). Neural underpinnings of semantic processing. In Language Electrified: Principles, Methods, and Future Perspectives of Investigation, edited by M. Grimaldi, E. Brattico, & Y. Shtyrov, 527-550. New York: Springer Nature.

Schad, D.J. & Rabovsky, M. (2023). Social-distancing induced deceleration can enhance subjective well-being. Applied Psychology: Health and Well-being.

Liu, S., Rabovsky, M., & Schad, D.J. (2023). Spontaneous mind wandering impairs model based decision making. PLOS ONE, 18(1): e0279532.


Contier, F., Weymar, M., Wartenburger, I., & Rabovsky, M. (2022). Sustained attention as measured by RT variability is a strong modulator for the P600, but not the N400. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 34(12), 2297-2310. Link to preprint.

Eiserbeck, A., Enge, A., Rabovsky, M., & Abdel Rahman, R. (2022). Electrophysiological Chronometry of Graded Consciousness during the Attentional Blink. Cerebral Cortex, 32(6), 1244-1259. Link.


Hodapp, A. & Rabovsky, M. ( 2021). The N400 ERP component reflects an error-based implicit learning signal during language comprehension. European Journal of Neuroscience, 54(9), 7125-7140. Link.

Lopopolo, A. & Rabovsky, M. (2021). Predicting the N400 ERP component using the Sentence Gestalt model trained on a large scale corpus. Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society.

Lindborg, A. & Rabovsky, M. (2021). Meaning in brains and machines: Internal activation update in large scale language model partially reflects the N400 brain potential. Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society.

Rabovsky, M., Schad, D.J., & Abdel Rahman, R. (2021). Semantic richness and density effects on language production: Electrophysiological and behavioral evidence. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 47(3), 508-517. Preprint: