Dr. Katharina Prochazka, MA MSc

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Prochazka, K & Newerkla, S-M 2019, 'PP05 – German in the context of the other languages in the Habsburg State: multilingualism | domains of language use | historical sociolinguistics' Final rehearsal for the SFB-Hearing: "German in Austria. Variation – Contact – Perception 2019, Wien, Austria, 11/09/19 - 11/09/19, .


Prochazka, K 2019, Sprachwechsel in Südkärnten: Quantitative Beschreibung und Modellierung als Diffusionsprozess. in L Bülow, AK Fischer & K Herbert (eds), Dimensions of Linguistic Space: Variation – Multilingualism – Conceptualisations: Dimensionen des sprachlichen Raums: Variation - Mehrsprachigkeit - Konzeptualisierung. Schriften zur deutschen Sprache in Österreich, vol. 45, Peter Lang GmbH, Berlin, Bern, Bruxelles, New York, Oxford, Warszawa, Wien, pp. 165-186. https://doi.org/10.3726/b15250

Prochazka, K, Leitner, M & Vogl, G 2019, 'Mapping mathematical models for language shift to linguistic reality' DPG-Frühjahrstagung 2019, Regensburg, Germany, 31/03/19 - 5/04/19, .







Prochazka, K 2018, Fußballvereinsnamen in Österreich: Bildung, Geschichte und Sprachgebrauch. in R Heuser & M Schmuck (eds), Sonstige Namenarten: Stiefkinder der Onomastik. Walter de Gruyter, Berlin/Boston, pp. 331-349. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110547023-015









Prochazka, K & Vogl, G 2017, 'Using physics in linguistic research: Language diffusion in Austria and Hungary', Genf, Switzerland, 21/08/17 - 25/08/17, .

Prochazka, K & Vogl, G 2017, 'A model for language shift in Carinthia, Austria', Moskau, Russian Federation, 3/07/17 - 7/07/17, .



Prochazka, K & Vogl, G 2016, 'Modelling language dynamics in Carinthia, Austria' Workshop Statistik in der linguistischen Forschung / Statistics in linguistic research, Wien, Austria, 10/11/16 - 12/11/16, .

Prochazka, K & Vogl, G 2015, 'Diffusion modelling of language shift in Carinthia, Austria', Wien, Austria, 1/09/15 - 4/09/15, .

Prochazka, K & Vogl, G 2015, 'Modelling language shift in Carinthia, Austria', Dresden, Germany, 23/08/15 - 26/08/15, .


„Kärnten wird einsprachig“ – Quantitative und Qualitative Methodiken zur Erhebung von Sprachgebrauch

Katharina Prochazka (Invited speaker), Ferdinand Kühnel (Invited speaker)
18 Nov 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science



Report: Team Vienna

Agnes Kim (Invited speaker), Katharina Prochazka (Invited speaker), Maria Schinko (Invited speaker), Theresa Kalchhauser (Invited speaker), Stefan-Michael Newerkla (Invited speaker)
24 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Conception and Developmentof an Open Database System on Historical Multilingualism in Austria

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker), Ludwig Maximilian Breuer (Contributor), Agnes Kim (Speaker)
23 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Why do people change their language?

Katharina Prochazka (Invited speaker), Gero Vogl (Contributor)
2 Sep 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Introduction Team Vienna – Current research foci

Agnes Kim (Invited speaker), Katharina Prochazka (Invited speaker), Maria Schinko (Invited speaker), Theresa Kalchhauser (Invited speaker), Stefan-Michael Newerkla (Invited speaker)
20 Jun 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Auffällige Entwicklungen der Umgangssprache in Kärnten

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
6 Jun 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Zweisprachigkeit in Kärnten – Rest in Peace? Volkszählungen und Friedhöfe als ZeugInnen der Veränderung

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker), Ferdinand Kühnel (Speaker)
7 May 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


A microscopic model of spatio-temporal language dynamics

Michael Leitner (Speaker), Katharina Prochazka (Contributor), Gero Vogl (Contributor)
1 Apr 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Think big – Sprachkontakt quantitativ. Eine Einführung in die großflächige Erforschung von (historischem) Sprachkontakt in Zeit und Raum

Katharina Prochazka (Invited speaker)
13 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Quantitative Erforschung von historischem Sprachwechsel: die Entwicklung des Ungarndeutschen 1880 bis 1930

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
27 Sep 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Tracking the (Historical) Development of Slovene in Carinthia. Evidence from Cemeteries and Mathematical Models

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker), Ferdinand Kühnel (Speaker)
3 Sep 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Two Perspectives on Slovene in Carinthia: Cemeteries and Mathematical Modelling as Indicators for the Decline of Bilingualism

Ferdinand Kühnel (Speaker), Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
13 Jul 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Decline and persistence of a language minority

Gero Vogl (Speaker), Katharina Prochazka (Contributor)
5 Jul 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Language contact in Austria-Hungary – Differences between the two parts and consequences for mathematical modelling

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker), Gero Vogl (Contributor)
5 Jul 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Die historische Entwicklung des Slowenischen in Kärnten von 1880 bis 2001: Transformation der Zweisprachigkeit

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker), Ferdinand Kühnel (Speaker)
14 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Diffusion modelling of language spread in Austria(-Hungary)

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
8 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Sprachwechsel in Ungarn: Deutsch, quo vadis?

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
23 Mar 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Zwei Blickwinkel auf Slowenisch in Kärnten. Friedhöfe und mathematische Modelle als Gradmesser für den Rückgang der Zweisprachigkeit

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker), Ferdinand Kühnel (Speaker)
30 Jan 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Sprache und Physik – Warum wechseln Menschen ihre Sprache?

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
18 Jan 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Sprachkontakt in Österreich-Ungarn. Unterschiede zwischen den beiden Reichshälften und Konsequenzen für die quantitative Erforschung

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
9 Dec 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Zwei Blickwinkel auf Slowenisch in Kärnten: Friedhöfe und mathematische Modelle als Gradmesser für den Rückgang der Zweisprachigkeit

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker), Ferdinand Kühnel (Speaker)
9 Dec 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Modelling language shift, or: How I learned to stop worrying and love bad data

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
21 Nov 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Using physics in linguistic research: Modelling language use

Katharina Prochazka (Invited speaker)
28 Sep 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science



How to model language diffusion

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker), Gero Vogl (Contributor)
4 Jul 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Sprachwechsel in Südkärnten: Die Entwicklung des Slowenischen 1880-2001

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
1 Jun 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Sprachwechsel in Österreich(-Ungarn)

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
7 Apr 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Diffusion von Sprachen

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
20 Oct 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Modelling the dynamics of language competition in Carinthia, Austria

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker), Gero Vogl (Contributor)
29 Sep 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


A diffusion model for language shift in Austria

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker), Gero Vogl (Contributor)
25 Aug 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Language diffusion: Modelling language spread using physical models

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
8 Aug 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


A physical model for language shift in Southern Carinthia over time and space

Katharina Prochazka (Speaker)
7 Jul 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


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