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Past and Present Research Programme















Past and present research programme

Scientific Aims

Currently running:

Optical Topography investigations in newborns, infants and young children

Phonological representation in SLI children

Auditory processing in SLI

SLI in Arabic


Past projects:

SLI subgroups and specialised cognitive systems

Representational deficit for dependent relations hypothesis

The cognitive function and structure of language processing in children with SLI: a neuropsycholinguistic investigation

The investigation of negative particles in SLI children

Developing tests of grammar and phonology

Argument structure in children with SLI

Cross-linguistic investigations into G-SLI

Lexical acquisition in SLI children

Auditory perception in SLI


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Related centres, research groups and academic departments within UCL and the University of London

Institute for Cognitive Neuroscience (ICN)

Functional Imaging Laboratory (FIL)

Institute of Neurology (IoN)

Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development (CBCD)

Institute of Child Health (ICH)

Institute of Education (IoE)

Department of Phonetics & Linguistics, UCL

Department of Psychology, UCL

School of Psychology, Birkbeck College


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