Publications

2022

Inferring Native and Non-Native Human Reading Comprehension and Subjective Text Difficulty from Scanpaths in Reading, ETRA 2022
David R. Reich, Paul Prasse, Chiara Tschirner, Patrick Haller, Frank Goldhammer, and Lena A. Jäger
[bib]

Fairness in Oculomotoric Biometric Identification, ETRA 2022
Paul Prasse, David R. Reich, Silvia Makowski, Lena A. Jäger, and Tobias Scheffer
[bib]

The ZuCo Benchmark on Cross-Subject Reading Task Classification with EEG and Eye-Tracking Data, bioRxiv
Nora Hollenstein, Marius Tröndle, Martyna Plomecka, Samuel Kiegeland, Yilmazcan Özyurt, Lena A. Jäger, and Nicolas Langer
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2021

Reading Task Classification Using EEG and Eye-Tracking Data, arXiv
Nora Hollenstein, Marius Tröndle, Martyna Plomecka, Samuel Kiegeland, Yilmazcan Özyurt, Lena A. Jäger, and Nicolas Langer
[ pdf | bib]

Position Paper: A Legal Framework for Artificial Intelligence, DSI
Florent Thouvenin, Markus Christen, Abraham Bernstein, Nadja Braun Binder, Thomas Burri, Karsten Donnay, Lena A. Jäger, Mariela Jaffé, Michael Krauthammer, Melinda Lohmann, Anna Mätzener, Sophie Mützel, Liliane Obrecht, Nicole Ritter, Matthias Spielkamp, and Stephanie Volz
[ en, de, fr | bib]

Revisiting the Uniform Information Density Hypothesis, EMNLP 2021
Clara Meister, Tiago Pimentel, Patrick Haller, Lena Jäger, Ryan Cotterell and Roger Levy
[ http | bib]

DeepEyedentificationLive: Oculomotoric Biometric Identification and Presentation-Attack Detection using Deep Neural Networks, IEEE Transactions on Biometrics, Behavior, and Identity Science
Silvia Makowski, Paul Prasse, David R. Reich, Daniel Krakowczyk, Lena A. Jäger and Tobias Scheffer
[ http | bib]

Multilingual Language Models Predict Human Reading Behavior, NAACL-HLT 2021
Nora Hollenstein, Federico Pirovano, Ce Zhang, Lena Jäger and Lisa Beinborn
[ http | bib ]

 

2020

Interference patterns in subject-verb agreement and reflexives revisited: A large-sample study, Journal of Memory and Language
Lena A. Jäger, Daniela Mertzen, Julie A. Van Dyke, and Shravan Vasishth
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On the Relationship between Eye Tracking Resolution and Performance of Oculomotoric Biometric Identification, Procedia Computer Science
Paul Prasse, Lena A. Jäger, Silvia Makowski, Moritz Feuerpfeil, and Tobias Scheffer
[ http | bib]

Discriminative Viewer Identification using Generative Models of Eye Gaze, Procedia Computer Science
Silvia Makowski, Lena A. Jäger, Lisa Schwetlick, Hans Trukenbrod, Ralf Engbert, and Tobias Scheffer
[ http | bib]

Biometric Identification and Presentation-Attack Detection using Micro- and Macro-Movements of the Eyes, IJCB 2020
Silvia Makowski, Lena A. Jäger, Paul Prasse, and Tobias Scheffer
[ pdf | http | bib]

 

2019

Deep Eyedentification: Biometric Identification using Micro-Movements of the Eye, ECML/PKDD 2019
Lena A. Jäger, Silvia Makowski, Paul Prasse, Sascha Liehr, Maximilian Seidler, and Tobias Scheffer
[ pdf | http | ArXiv-preprint | bib]

Real-time Dynamic Strain Sensing in Optical Fibers using Artificial Neural Networks, Optics Express
Sascha Liehr, Lena A. Jäger, Christos Karapanagiotis, Sven Münzenberger, and Stefan Kowarik
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A discriminative model for identifying readers and assessing text comprehension from eye movements, ECML PKDD 2018
Silvia Makowski, Lena A. Jäger, Ahmed Abdelwahab, Niels Landwehr, and Tobias Scheffer
[http | ArXiv-preprint | bib]

Antecedent Access Mechanisms in Pronoun Processing: Evidence from the N400, Language, Cognition and Neuroscience
Sol Lago, Anna Namyst, Lena A. Jäger, and Ellen Lau.
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The Effect of Prominence and Cue Association in Retrieval Processes: A Computational AccountCognitive Science
Felix Engelmann, Lena A. Jäger, and Shravan Vasishth
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2018

Overt Language Production of German Past Participles: Investigating (Ir-)Regularity, Language, Cognition and Neuroscience
Tina Marusch, Lena Jäger, Leander Neiß, Lyndsey Nickels, Frank Burchert, and Isabell Wartenburger
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The Statistical Significance Filter Leads to Overoptimistic Expectations of Replicability, Journal of Memory and Language
Shravan Vasishth, Daniela Mertzen, Lena A. Jäger, and Andrew Gelman.
[ http | bib]

 

2017

Feature Overwriting as a Finite Mixture Process: Evidence from Comprehension Data, MathPsych 50/ ICCM 15
Shravan Vasishth, Lena A. Jäger, and Bruno Nicenboim
[ ArXiv-preprint | bib]

Retrieval and Encoding Interference: Cross-Linguistic Evidence from Anaphor Processing, Frontiers in Psychology
Anna Laurinavichyute, Lena A. Jäger, Yulia Akinina, Jennifer Roß, and Olga Dragoy
[ http | bib]

Similarity-based Interference in Sentence Comprehension: Literature Review and Bayesian Meta-Analysis, Journal of Memory and Language
Lena A. Jäger, Felix Engelmann, and Shravan Vasishth
[ pdf | http | bib]

 

2015

The Subject-Relative Advantage in Chinese: Evidence for Expectation-Based Processing, Journal of Memory and Language
Lena Jäger, Zhong Chen, Qiang Li, Chien-Jer Charles Lin, and Shravan Vasishth
[ http | pdf | bib]

Cue Confusion and Distractor Prominence Explain Inconsistent Effects of Retrieval Interference in Human Sentence Processing, ICCM 15
Felix Engelmann, Lena Jäger, and Shravan Vasishth
[ pdf | bib]

Teasing Apart Retrieval and Encoding Interference in the Processing of Anaphors, Frontiers in Psychology
Lena A. Jäger, Lena Benz, Jens Roeser, Brian W. Dillon, and Shravan Vasishth
[ http | bib]

Retrieval Interference in Reflexive Processing: Experimental Evidence from Mandarin, and Computational Modeling, Frontiers in Psychology
Lena A. Jäger, Felix Engelmann, and Shravan Vasishth
[ http | bib]

Working Memory and Prediction in Human Sentence Parsing. Cross-linguistic evidence from anaphoric dependencies and relative clauses,  PhD dissertation
Lena A. Jäger
[ pdf | bib]

 

2012

Uncertainty Reduction as a Predictor of Reading Difficulty in Chinese Relative Clauses, IsCLL
Zhong Chen, Lena Jäger, and John Hale
[ pdf | bib]

How Structure-Sensitive is the Parser? Evidence from Mandarin Chinese, Empirical Approaches to Linguistic Theory
Zhong Chen, Lena Jäger, and Shravan Vasishth
[ pdf | http | bib]

 

Conference talks and posters (without proceedings paper)

 

Using Convolutional Neural Networks for the Prediction of Groundwater Levels, EGU General Assembly 2020
Maximilian Nölscher, Hartmut Häntze, Stefan Broda, Lena A. Jäger, Paul Prasse, and Silvia Makowski

Contrasting Facilitation Profiles for Agreement and Reflexives Revisited. A Large-Scale Empirical Evaluation of the Cue-Based Retrieval Model, AMLaP 2018
Lena A. Jäger, Daniela Mertzen, Julie A. Van Dyke, and Shravan Vasishth

The Statistical Significance Filter Leads to Overoptimistic Expectations of Replicability, AMLaP 2018

Type M Error in Practice: A Case Study, ISBA World Meeting 2018
Shravan Vasishth, Daniela Mertzen, Lena A. Jäger, and Andrew Gelman

Type M Error in Practice: A Case Study, StanCon 2018
Shravan Vasishth, Daniela Mertzen, Lena A. Jäger, and Andrew Gelman

Semantic Priming Effects during Coreference: A Bayesian Analysis of Five ERP studies, CUNY  2018
Sol Lago, Lena A. Jäger, Anna Namyst, and Ellen Lau

The Importance of Replication in Psycholinguistics, CUNY 2017
Daniela Mertzen, Lena A. Jäger, and Shravan Vasishth

German relative clauses: The missing-VP effect in double and triple embeddings, CUNY 2016
Daniela Mertzen, Lena A. Jäger, and Shravan Vasishth

Interference effects in sentence comprehension: A synthesis, AMLaP 2016
Felix Jäger, Lena A. an Engelmann and Shravan Vasishth
[ pdf ]

Interference effects in russian reflexives, AMLaP 2015
Anna Laurinavichyute, Lena Jäger, Yulia Akinina, Lena Benz, and Olga Dragoy

Teasing apart retrieval and encoding interference in russian reflexives, CUNY 2015
Anna Laurinavichyute, Lena Jäger, Yulia Akinina, Lena Benz, and Olga Dragoy.

Cue confusion and distractor prominence can explain inconsistent interference effects. CUNY 2015
Felix Engelmann, Lena Jäger, and Shravan Vasishth

Inhibitory interference in reflexives. Evidence for cue confusability, AMLaP 2014
Lena Jäger, Engelmann Felix, and Shravan Vasishth

Encoding and retrieval interference in dependency resolution, CUNY 2014
Jens Roeser, Lena Jäger, Lena Benz, and Shravan Vasishth

Reading resultative verb compounds in Chinese sentences: An eye-tracking study, EAPC2 2014
Chien-Jer Charles Lin and Lena Jäger.

The subject-relative advantage in Chinese: Evidence for expectation-based processing, EAPC2 2014
Lena Jäger, Zhong Chen, Chien-Jer Charles Lin, Qiang Li, and Shravan Vasishth

Grammatical gender does not lead to similarity-based interference ECEM 2013
Lena Jäger, Lena Benz, Brian W. Dillon, and Shravan Vasishth

Eyetracking evidence for the subject relative advantage in Mandarin, CUNY 2013
Lena Jäger, Shravan Vasishth, Zhong Chen, and Chien-Jer Charles Lin

Non-structural search in reflexive resolution: Eye-tracking while reading, CUNY  2013
Lena Benz, Lena Jäger, Philip Hofmeister, and Shravan Vasishth

Structural-frequency affects processing cost: Evidence from Chinese relative clauses, CUNY 2012
Zhong Chen, Lena Jäger, Qiang Li, and Shravan Vasishth

Teasing apart encoding from retrieval interference in reflexives, AMLaP 2013
Lena Jäger, Lena Benz, Brian W. Dillon, and Shravan Vasishth
[ pdf ]

Interference effects in anaphor resolution. Eyetracking evidence from Mandarin, AMLaP 2012
Lena Jäger and Shravan Vasishth