Publications

Preprints

  1. Loutrari, A., Jiang, C., & Liu, F.  (preprint). Song imitation in congenital amusia: Performance partially facilitated by melody familiarity but not by phonetic content. https://doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/tmskf
  2. Zhou, L., Liu, F., Hai, T., Jiang, J., Man, D., & Jiang, C. (preprint). Absolute pitch ability is not associated with advantage in musical tension processing. https://doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/r6vm8

Refereed Journal Articles

  1. Williams, T., Loucas, T., Sin, J., Jeremic, M., Aslett, G., Knight, M., Fincham-Majumdar, S., & Liu, F.  (2021). A randomised controlled feasibility trial of music-assisted language telehealth intervention for minimally verbal autistic children – the MAP study protocol. Pilot and Feasibility Studies. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40814-021-00918-9 
  2. Wang, L., Beaman, P., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2021). Perception and production of statement-question intonation in autism spectrum disorder: A developmental investigation. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10803-021-05220-4.
  3. Wang, L., Pfordresher, P. Q., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2021). Individuals with autism spectrum disorder are impaired in absolute but not relative pitch and duration matching in speech and song imitation. Autism Research. https://doi.org/10.1002/aur.2569.
  4. Liu, F., Yin, Y., Chan, A. H. D., Yip, V., & Wong, P. C. M.  (2021).  Individuals with congenital amusia do not show context-dependent perception of tonal categories. Brain and Language, 215, 104908.
  5. Ong, J., Wong, P. C. M., & Liu, F. (2020). Musicians show enhanced perception, but not production, of native lexical tones. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 148(6), 3433.
  6. Sun, L., Thompson, W. F., Liu, F., Zhou, L., & Jiang, C. (2020). The human brain processes hierarchical structures of rhythm and harmony differently: Evidence from musicians and nonmusicians. Psychophysiology, e13598.
  7. Bacon, A., Beaman, P., & Liu, F. (2020). An exploratory study of imagining sounds and “hearing” music in autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 50, 1123-1132. 
  8. Zhang, W., Liu, F., Zhou, L., Wang, W., Jiang, H., & Jiang, C. (2019). The effects of timbre on neural responses to musical emotion. Music Perception, 37, 134-146.
  9. Zhou, L., Liu, F., Jiang, J., & Jiang, C. (2019). Impaired emotional processing of chords in congenital amusia: Electrophysiological and behavioral evidence. Brain and Cognition, 135, 103577. 
  10. Zhou, L., Liu, F., Jiang, J., Jiang, H., & Jiang, C. (2019). Abnormal neural responses to harmonic syntactic structures in congenital amusiaPsychophysiology, e13394.
  11. Jiang, J., Liu, F., Zhou, L., & Jiang, C. (2019). The neural basis for understanding imitation-induced musical meaning: The role of the human mirror system. Behavioural Brain Research, 359, 362-369.
  12. Sun, L., Liu, F., Zhou, L., & Jiang, C. (2018). Musical training modulates the early but not the late stage of rhythmic syntactic processing. Psychophysiology, 55(2), e12983.
  13. Jiang, C., Liu, F., & Wong, P. C. M. (2017). Sensitivity to musical emotion is influenced by tonal structure in congenital amusiaScientific Reports, 7:7624.
  14. Zhou, L., Liu, F., Jing, X., & Jiang, C. (2017). Neural differences between the processing of musical meaning conveyed by direction of pitch change and natural music in congenital amusiaNeuropsychologia, 96, 29-38.

Conference Presentations 

  1. Loutrari, A., Ansell, K., Beaman, P., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2021). Auditory imagery in congenital amusia. ICMPC16-ESCOM11, July 28-31, 2021, Sheffield, UK.
  2. Wang, L., Beaman, P., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2021). Intonation discrimination, identification and imitation in children, adolescents, and adults with autism spectrum disorder. ICMPC16-ESCOM11, July 28-31, 2021, Sheffield, UK.
  3. Veic, A., Williams, T., & Liu, F. (2021). Perception of lexical tone and intonation in Mandarin by English speakers with and without Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). ICMPC16-ESCOM11, July 28-31, 2021, Sheffield, UK.
  4. Leung, F., To, C. K. S., Wong, P. C. M., & Liu, F. (2021). Impaired integration of auditory and visual cues in emotion recognition in autism spectrum disorder: Evidence from Cantonese speakers. NeuroMusic VII, June 18-21, 2021, Aarhus, Denmark.
  5. Veic, A., Williams, T., & Liu, F. (2021). Perception of lexical tone and intonation in Mandarin by English speakers with and without autism spectrum disorder (ASD). NeuroMusic VII, June 18-21, 2021, Aarhus, Denmark.
  6. Wang, L., Ong, J., Ponsot, E., Aucouturierc, J. J., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2021). Mental representations of speech and music pitch contours in Autism Spectrum Disorder: Evidence from Mandarin speakers. NeuroMusic VII, June 18-21, 2021, Aarhus, Denmark.
  7. Zhao, C., Fogel, A. R., Patel, A. D., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2021). Impaired linguistic prediction but intact musical prediction in autism spectrum disorder: Evidence from Mandarin speakers. NeuroMusic VII, June 18-21, 2021, Aarhus, Denmark.
  8. Ong, J., & Liu, F. (2021). The mental representations of speech and song in English and in Mandarin. NeuroMusic VII, June 18-21, 2021, Aarhus, Denmark.
  9. Jiang, C., Jiang, J., Liu, F., & Zhou, L. (2021). Metaphor-based music training can improve explicit processing of melodic structure in congenital amusia. NeuroMusic VII, June 18-21, 2021, Aarhus, Denmark.
  10. Leung, F., Zhou, C., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2021). Priming effects of spoken and sung emotions on facial emotion recognition in congenital amusia (CA) and high autistic traits (HAT). The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 6-7, 2021, London, UK.
  11. Veic, A., Williams, T., & Liu, F. (2021). Perception of lexical tone and intonation in Mandarin by English speakers with and without autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 6-7, 2021, London, UK.
  12. Wang, L., Pfordresher, P. Q., & Liu, F. (2021). Speech and song imitation in autism spectrum disorder. The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 6-7, 2021, London, UK.
  13. Zhao, C., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2021). Language processing in autism spectrum disorder: Effects of stimulus type, semantic content and background noise. The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 6-7, 2021, London, UK.
  14. Ong, J., & Liu, F. (2021). Do age, autistic traits, and welfare predict the use of music as a coping strategy before and during COVID-19 lockdown? The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 6-7, 2021, London, UK.
  15. Leung, Y. N. F., To, C. K. S., Wong, P. C. M., & Liu, F. (2020). Impaired integration of auditory and visual cues in emotion recognition in autism spectrum disorder: Evidence from Cantonese speakers. Brain, Cognition, Emotion and Music (BCEM): The quartet with a missing link, May 20-21, 2020, Canterbury, UK.
  16. Wang, L., Xiao, S., Jiang, C., Chan, A. H. D., Wong, P. C. M., & Liu, F. (2020). Lexical tone and intonation processing in Mandarin speakers with autism spectrum disorder. Brain, Cognition, Emotion and Music (BCEM): The quartet with a missing link, May 20-21, 2020, Canterbury, UK.
  17. Ong, J., & Liu, F. (2020). Do listeners with and without autism have similar mental representations of speech and song? Brain, Cognition, Emotion and Music (BCEM): The quartet with a missing link, May 20-21, 2020, Canterbury, UK.
  18. Zhao, C., Fogel, A. R., Patel A. D., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2020). Impaired linguistic prediction but intact musical prediction in autism spectrum disorder: Evidence from Mandarin speakers. Brain, Cognition, Emotion and Music (BCEM): The quartet with a missing link, May 20-21, 2020, Canterbury, UK.
  19. Aslett, J., & Liu, F. (2020). Music-assisted programmes (MAP): Developing communication in Autism Spectrum Disorder through music. The British Conference of Undergraduate Research, April 6-7, 2020, Leeds, UK.
  20. Bacon, A., Leung, F., Dawson, C., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2020). Auditory processing in autism spectrum disorder (ASD): Evidence from pitch thresholds and music perception. The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 8-10, 2020, London, UK.
  21. Leung, F., Sin, J., Dawson, C., Zhao, C., Ong, J., Veic, A., & Liu, F. (2020). Emotion recognition across visual and auditory modalities in autism spectrum disorder (ASD): A systematic review and meta-analysis. The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 8-10, 2020, London, UK.
  22. Loutrari, A., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2020). Singing in amusia: Pitch and rhythm matching ability in Mandarin-speaking individuals with congenital amusia. The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 8-10, 2020, London, UK.
  23. Ong, J., & Liu, F. (2020). Probabilistic learning among neurotypicals and autistic individuals: A pilot study. The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 8-10, 2020, London, UK.
  24. Zhao, C., Xiao, S., Wang, L., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2020). What can pitch perception tell us: Evidence from Mandarin speakers with ASD. The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 8-10, 2020, London, UK.
  25. Stojanovik, V., Leung, F., Jeremic, M., & Liu, F. (2019). Emotion processing in individuals with Williams syndrome: Preliminary findings from a cross-modal affective priming paradigm. The Williams Syndrome Researchers UK Meeting, September 18-19, 2019, Durham, UK.
  26. Jeremic, M., Stojanovik, V., Leung, F., & Liu, F. (2019). Emotion processing of faces, face-like objects, speech and music in people with Williams syndrome and those with autism spectrum disorder. The Williams Syndrome Researchers UK Meeting, September 18-19, 2019, Durham, UK.
  27. Leung, F., Zhou, C., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2019). Priming effects of speech and song on facial emotion recognition: A comparative study between individuals with congenital amusia and high autistic traits. The 2019 Biennial Meeting of the Society for Music Perception and Cognition, August 5-7, 2019, New York City, USA.
  28. Leung, F., Sin, J., Dawson, C., Zhao, C., Ong, J., Veic, A., & Liu, F. (2019). Emotion recognition across visual and auditory modalities in autism: A systematic review and meta-analysis. The Autistica Discover Conference 2019, June 27, 2019, Reading, UK.
  29. Beaman, P., Bacon, A., & Liu, F. (2019). Differences in “hearing” music and imagining sounds in autism. The Autistica Discover Conference 2019, June 27, 2019, Reading, UK.
  30. Sin, J., Jeremic, M., Hermaszewska, S., Cole, A., & Liu, F. (2019). Developing an online resource for parents of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD): A focus group study. The Autistica Discover Conference 2019, June 27, 2019, Reading, UK.
  31. Leung, F., Zhou, C., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2019). Priming effects of speech and song on facial emotion recognition: A comparative study between individuals with congenital amusia and high autistic traits. Reading Emotions Symposium 2019, June 6-7, 2019, Reading, UK.
  32. Dawson, C., Pfordresher, P., Wong, P. C. M., Jiang, C., & Liu, F. (2019). Speech and song imitation in Autism Spectrum Disorder: A cross-linguistic study. The International Society for Autism Research, May 1-4, 2019, Montreal, Canada.
  33. Matthews, G., & Liu, F. (2019). Intonation processing in Autism Spectrum Disorder. The British Conference of Undergraduate Research, April 15-16, 2019, Cardiff, UK.
  34. Dawson, C., Leung, F., & Liu, F. (2019). Intonation discrimination and imitation in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 3-4, 2019, London, UK.
  35. Leung, F., & Liu, F. (2019). Facial emotion recognition is facilitated by song but not by speech in Autism Spectrum Disorder. The Experimental Psychology Society Meeting, January 3-4, 2019, London, UK.
  36. Dawson, C., Matthews, G., Leung, F., & Liu, F. (2018). Intonation processing in Autism Spectrum Disorder. The third workshop on “Language Abilities in Children with Autism” (LACA), June 23, 2018, Reading, UK.
  37. Leung, F., & Liu, F. (2018). Do emotional cues conveyed in music and speech influence the ability to read facial expressions in Autism Spectrum Disorder? The third workshop on “Language Abilities in Children with Autism” (LACA), June 23, 2018, Reading, UK.
  38. Tian, Y., Dawson, C., Leung, F., & Liu, F. (2018). Speech and song imitation in Autism Spectrum Disorder. The third workshop on “Language Abilities in Children with Autism” (LACA), June 23, 2018, Reading, UK.

Other Publications 

  1. Can music-assisted language interventions improve communication skills in children with autism spectrum disorder? ISRCTN, 2019, ISRCTN12536062. https://doi.org/10.1186/ISRCTN12536062  
  2. Emotion processing in autism spectrum disorder: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PROSPERO, 2018, CRD42018091703. http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/PROSPERO/display_record.php?ID=CRD42018091703