Fran Copelli

Neuropsychologist working in a music cognition lab. Interested in social communication, the brain, and technology.


Copelli, F., Rovetti, J., Ammirante, P., & Russo, F. A. (Submitted). Temporal structure of visually observed biological movement is revealed in frontal areas of the human mirror neuron system. Experimental Brain Research.

Copelli, F., Behar, A., Ngoc Le, T., & Russo, F. A. (2020). Field Attenuation of Foam Earplugs. Safety and Health at Work, ISSN 2093-7911. DOI: 10.1016/

Behar, A., Rovetti, J., Abdoli-Eramaki, M., Copelli, F., & Russo, F.A. (2019). Listening effort in eateries. Proceedings of Acoustics Week in Canada. Canadian Acoustics, 47(3), 28, Edmonton, AB.

Ammirante, P., & Copelli, F. (2019). Vowel formant structure predicts metric position in hip-hop lyrics. Music Perception: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 36(5), 480-487. DOI: 10.1525/mp.2019.36.5.480