DYLEN: Diachronic Dynamics of Lexical Networks

DYLEN is a research project which aims to gain insights to the dynamics of the Austrian German lexicon in the last 20 years and to measure the influence of politicians on language change.

Project and Team


The project explores the diachronic dynamics of lexical networks on the basis of large-scale authentic language data.

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Project Team

The DYLEN project is carried out by an interdisciplinary project team from three different institutions.

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Advisory Board

In order to provide advice and to overview the risk management of the project an Advisory Board was set up

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Data Network Image


Web-based interactive tool to explore, analyze and visualize the lexical networks

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