Working Memory: a new book by Prof. Camos
This new book co-edited with Robert Logie and Nelson Cowan present the most advanced research about working memory, the central component of human cognition in charge of short-term maintenance and processing…
Fakultätspreis/Prix de la Faculté for Viviana Leupin.
Viviana Leupin was awarded the Faculty Award for her Master thesis entitled "The neural response to heartbeats determines the emergence of conscious awareness at a sensory threshold". The award acknowledges…
Virtual Reality elicits natural social behavior
In recent years, research in social attention and cognition (again) saw a discussion around the appropriateness of presenting stimuli on a computer screen - e.g. human faces displaying various emotional…
Prof. Camos is new Associate Editor
Congratulations to Prof. Valerie Camos for been the new Associate Editor of Developmental Review, a journal among the top 3 journals in developmental psychology in the world and the most renown for publications…
Resilience and Vulnerability Factors in Response to Stress
State of the art on vulnerability and resilience to stress.
A complete research topic published as an e-book and edited by C. Martin Sölch and Ulrich Schnyder is now available.
New Directions in the Psychology of Close Relationships
A book on the newest trends in close relationships research, edited by Dominik Schoebi and Belinda Campos, is published by Routledge
How our brain interprets what we see
A team of researchers from the Universities of Fribourg and Verona have studied two unconscious - and potentially conflicting - biases in our interpretation of visual information. On the one hand, the…
Facial Emotion Recognition Abilities in Women Experiencing Eating Disorders
The study "Facial Emotion Recognition Abilities in Women Experiencing Eating Disorders" from Wyssen and colleagues published in 2019 in Psychosomatic Medicine, examines differences in the facial recognition…