Arash Aryani



FB Erziehungswissenschaft und Psychologie

AB Allgemeine und Neurokognitive Psychologie


Drittmittelprojekt, Exzellenzcluster: "Tracking the Emotional Origins of Language: The Motor Sound of Basic Language Units"

Habelschwerdter Allee 45
Raum JK 27/238
14195 Berlin
+49 (0)30 838 4 56104

Research Interests:


Cognitive and Neural Aspects of Language Processing, Language and Emotion, Neuroscience of Embodied Language, Neuroscientific Approaches to Sound Symbolism (Phonoemotionality), Computational Modeling, System Theory

Aryani, A., Kraxenberger, M., Ullrich, S., Conrad, M. (2015): Measuring the Basic Affective Tone of Poems via Phonological Saliency and Iconicity. Psychology of Aesthetics Creativity and the Arts · December 2015  DOI: 10.1037/aca0000033

Aryani, A., Jacobs, A.M., Conrad, M. (2013): Extracting salient sublexical units from written texts: "Emophon," a corpus-based approach to phonological iconicity. Frontiers in psychology 01/2013; 4:654. DOI:10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00654