• Text-based inference of moral sentiment change. EMNLP (2019) biblio [pdf] [supplementary material] [GitHub]

  • Slang detection and identification. CoNLL (2019) biblio [pdf]

  • Slang generation as categorization. CogSci 41 (2019) biblio [pdf] [Python library of categorization models by Zhewei Sun]

  • A predictability-distinctiveness trade-off in the historical emergence of word forms. CogSci 41 (2019) biblio [pdf]

  • Children's overextension as communication by multimodal chaining. CogSci 41 (2019) biblio [pdf]

  • Rapid information gain explains cross-linguistic tendencies in numeral ordering. CogSci 41 (2019) biblio [pdf]

  • Is Nike female? Exploring the role of sound symbolism in predicting brand name gender. EMNLP (2018) biblio [pdf]

  • Stability in the temporal dynamics of word meanings. CogSci 40 (2018) biblio [pdf]

  • Algorithms in the historical emergence of word senses. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (2018) biblio [pdf] [supporting information] [GitHub] Shorter version appeared in CogSci 39. biblio [pdf]

  • Semantic typology and efficient communication. Annual Review of Linguistics (2018) biblio [pdf]

  • Evolution of word meanings through metaphorical mapping: Systematicity over the past millennium. Cognitive Psychology (2017) biblio [pdf] [supplementary material] Shorter version appeared in CogSci 38. biblio [pdf]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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