Dr. Roland Mühlenbernd

Presentations before the time at ZAS

2019

  • Signaling Games, Evolution, Learning, and the Evolution of Ambiguity. Workshop on the Economics of Human Language, Protolang 6 Conference, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal, Sep. 11.
  • Learning across prisoners' and hunters' games. LEG2019: Learning , Evolution & Games Conference, Bar-Ilan University, Tel Aviv, June 26.
  • Categorization learning across prisoners' and hunters' games. 4th Agent-Based Models of Organizational Behavior (ABM04) Workshop, the University of Bozen, Italy, May 3.

2018

  • Polite Requests and the Division of Pragmatic Labor. 20th International Congress of Linguistics (ICL20): The Dynamics of Language, the University of Cape Town, South Africa, July 3.
  • Cognitive Frames and Cooperation over Give-Take-Collect Games. The 1st Conference on Opinion Dynamics and Cultural Conflicts in European Spaces (ODYCCEUS), Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig, Germany, June 20.
  • Evolutionary Stability of Linguistic Politeness and the Politeness Equilibrium Principle. The 12th International Conference on the Evolution of Language (Evolang XII), Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland, Apr. 19.
  • On the Evolutionary Foundations of Polite Requests - A Game-Theoretic Perspective. Pragmatics Working Group Meeting. Department of Linguistics. The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, Mar. 9.

2017

  • Evolutionary Stability of Linguistic Politeness. Inaugural Cultural Evolution Society Conference, University of Jena, Germany, Sep. 13.
  • How to share Cultural Frames: Approximation Dynamics within Game Spaces under Coarse Recognition. Focus Workshop on "Game Theory and Partial Representations", Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, Sep. 11.
  • Population Dynamics within Cultural Frames: A Game-Theoretic Study of Conflict and Cooperation. Departmental Colloquium. Department of Logic and Philosophy of Science, University of California, Irvine, CA, Sep. 5.
  • The Utterance Selection Model and Different Types of Replicator Selection. 23rd International Conference on Historical Linguistics (ICHL 23), University of Texas at San Antonio, TX, Aug. 4.
  • Grammaticalization and the Loss of Optimal Grammars. Workshop on Language Change for the Worse, Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich, Germany, May 28.
  • Diachrony of Progressive Grammars. 23rd Germanic Linguistics Conference (GLAC 23). University of Texas, Austin, TX, Apr. 21.
  • Pragmatics and Language Evolution - A Game-Theoretic Perspective. Workshop on "Evolutionary Inspirations in Language Studies", Centre for Language Evolution Studies, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland, Apr. 6.
  • The Evolution of Coordination, Cooperation and Communication - A Game-Theoretic Approach. Departmental Colloquium. Centre for Language Evolution Studies, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland, Feb. 7.

2016

  • Diversity and Change of Case Marking Patterns. Workshop on "Formal Diachronic Semantics" (FODS), University of Konstanz, Germany, Sep. 14.
  • Competition and Optimization in Language Change - An Evolutionary Perspective. Workshop on "Meaning, Optimization and Interaction", Université de Paris 7 - Denis Diderot, France, Sep. 9.
  • Semantics and Pragmatics of Aspectual Markers: A Game-Theoretic Model. The 49th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistics Europaea. University of Naples Federico II, Italy, Sep. 1.
  • Progressive-Imperfective Morphology (not only) in the Germanic Languages. Berkeley Germanic Linguistics Roundtable, UC Berkeley, CA, Apr. 1.
  • The HOW and WHY in Language Change - A new Perspective in Historical Semantics. Departmental Colloquium, Stanford University, CA, Mar. 29.
  • Self-Organization in Sound Systems: A model of Sound Strings Processing Agents (Poster Presentation). The 11th International Conference on the Evolution of Language (Evolang XI), Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, Mar. 22.
  • The Emergence of the Progressive to Imperfective Diachronic Cycle in Reinforcement-Learning Agents. The 11th International Conference on the Evolution of Language (Evolang XI), Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, Mar. 21.
  • Simulating Language Change in Social Networks through Dynamics of Learning and Innovation. The 11th International Conference on the Evolution of Language (Evolang XI), Workshop on "Creativity and Innovation in the Evolution of Language", Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, Mar. 21.
  • Diachrony of Aspectual Markers: Exploring Language Change with Game Theory. The 40th Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium (PLC 40), University of Pennsylvania, PA, Mar. 18.
  • Modelling the Grammaticalization Path of Functional Morphemes. A Game-Theoretic Analysis. The 17th International Morphology Meeting, Workshop on "Computational Methods for Descriptive and Theoretical Morphology, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Viena, Austria, Feb. 19.

2015

  • Unidirectional Language Change - A Game-Theoretic Analysis. Departmental Colloquium. Department for German Philology, Comparative Linguistics, Nordic Studies, and German as Foreign Language, Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich, Germany, Nov. 25.
  • The Long-Term Benefits of Following Fairness Norms: A Game-Theoretic Analysis. The 18th International Conference on Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems (PRIMA 2015), Bertinoro, Italy, Oct. 26.
  • Signaling Games: Dynamics of Evolution and Learning. Departmental Colloquium. International Centre for Mathematics and Computer Science (CIMI), Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France, Apr. 3 and 10.

2014

  • Meaning, Evolution, and the Structure of Society. The 1st European Conference on Social Intelligence (ECSI-2014), Barcelona, Spain, Nov. 5.
  • Convention and Innovation in Social Networks. The 1st European Conference on Social Intelligence (ECSI-2014), Barcelona, Spain, Nov. 3.
  • Structure and Variation of Signaling Conventions. The 1st European Conference on Social Intelligence (ECSI-2014), Barcelona, Spain, Nov. 3.
  • Modality Switch in Human Language Evolution. The 10th International Conference on the Evolution of Language (Evolang X), University of Vienna, Austria, Apr. 14.

2013

  • The Game of Life, Decision and Communication. Workshop on Logical Models of Group Decision Making, 25th European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information (ESSLLI 2013). Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany, Aug. 16.

2012

  • Interdependence of Production and Perception in Signaling Games. Workshop on "Game Theory and Pragmatics", Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS), Berlin, Germany, Oct. 6.
  • The Emergence of Human Language: Simulating Multi-Modal Communication. Conference 'From Grooming to Speaking - Recent Trends in Social Primatology and Human Ethology', University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, Sep. 11.
  • Where Innovation Meets Evolution: Signaling Game Dynamics and the Vowel Space. Workshop on "Formal Models of Communication", European Summer School in Logic Language and Information (ESSLLI 2012), University of Opole, Poland, Aug. 6.
  • Work & Play - Simulating Language Contact. 36th Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium (PLC 2012), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, Mar. 25.
  • Conquest, Contact, and Convention: Simulating the Norman Invasion's Impact on Linguistic Usage (Poster Presentation). 21st Annual Conference on Behavior Representation in Modeling & Simulation (BRIMS 2012), Amelia Island, Florida, Mar. 15.
  • Simulating the Emergence of Conventions in Small-World Networks. 21st Annual Conference on Behavior Representation in Modeling & Simulation (BRIMS 2012), Amelia Island, Florida, Mar. 12.
  • Signaling Conventions in Small-World Networks. 3rd International Workshop on Complex Networks (CompleNet 2012), Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida, Mar. 8.
  • Signaling Conventions in Small-World Networks (Poster Presentation). Linguistic Evidence (LingEvid 2012), Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, Germany, Feb. 10.

2011

  • Signaling Conventions: Who Learns What Where and When in a Social Network? Workshop on "Theoretical Pragmatics" (TPrag 2011), Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft, Berlin, Germany, Oct. 15.
  • Learning Implicatures as Conventions. Conference on Meaning, Context and Cognition (MCC 2011), University of Lodz, Poland, Mar. 25.

2010

  • Learning with Neighbors. Workshop on "Theories of Information Dynamics and Interaction and their Application to Dialogue" (TIDIAD 2010), European Summer School in Logic Language and Information (ESSLLI 2010), University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Aug. 19.