Experimental psychology

We aim to understand human cognition and emotion in its functional, neurobiological, neuropharmacological, and pathological aspects. The main topics are:

  • perception
  • attention and memory
  • social-affective processes

Lines of research:

  1. Perception, cognition and neuroscience
  2. Neuropsychology of perception
    Somatosensory Perception and Motor Action, especially in clinical populations
  3. Social and affective Neuroscience
    The neurobiological basis of social and emotional behaviour, with an emphasis on neuroendocrine factors
  4. Biopsychology and psychopharmacology
    Fear and anxiety, attention and impulse control
  5. Perception, cognition and higher education
  6. Clinical neuropsychology
    Neurocognition of space