Publicaties van de afgelopen vijf jaar van het Smell lab team.


Croijmans I, Beetsma D, Aarts H, Gortemaker I, Smeets M (2021) The role of fragrance and self-esteem in perception of body odors and impressions of others. PLoS ONE 16(11): e0258773.

Croijmans, I., & Wang, Q. J. (2021). Do you want a description with that wine? The role of wine mental imagery in consumer's desire to drink using the revised Vividness of Wine Imagery Questionnaire (VWIQ‐II). Journal of Sensory Studies, e12712.

Croijmans, I. Comunicación sensorial online. Fórumcafé.

Gerkin, R. C., Ohla, K., Veldhuizen, M. G., Joseph, P. V., Kelly, C. E., Bakke, A. J., ... & Baguma, M. (2021). Recent smell loss is the best predictor of COVID-19 among individuals with recent respiratory symptoms. Chemical senses, 46.

Speed, L. J., Croijmans, I., Dolscheid, S., & Majid, A. (2021). Crossmodal Associations with Olfactory, Auditory, and Tactile Stimuli in Children and Adults. i-Perception, 12(6), 20416695211048513.


Croijmans, I., Arshamian, A., Speed, L. J., & Majid, A. Wine experts' recognition of wine odors is not verbally mediated. Journal of experimental psychology. General.

Croijmans, I., Speed, L. J., Arshamian, A., & Majid, A. Expertise Shapes Multimodal Imagery for Wine. Cognitive Science, 44(5), e12842.

de Groot, J. H. B., Kirk, P. A., & Gottfried, J. A. Encoding of fear intensity in human sweat. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2019.0271 (open data, materials:

de Groot, J.H.B., Beetsma, D.J.V., van Aerts, T.J.A., Le Berre, E., Gallagher, D., Shaw, E., Aarts, H., Smeets, M.A.M. (2020). From sterile labs to rich VR: Immersive multisensory context critical for odors to induce motivated cleaning behavior. Behavior Research Methods. doi: 10.3758/s13428-019-01341-y (pre-registered, open data, materials:

de Groot, J. H., Croijmans, I., & Smeets, M. A. More data, please: Machine learning to advance the multidisciplinary science of human sociochemistry. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 2904.

Smeets MAM, Rosing EAE, Jacobs DM, van Velzen E, Koek JH, Blonk C, Gortemaker I, Eidhof MB, Markovitch B, de Groot J, Semin GR. Chemical Fingerprints of Emotional Body Odor. Metabolites. 2020; 10(3):84.


Croijmans, I., Speed, L. J., Arshamian, A., & Majid, A. (2019). Measuring Multisensory Imagery of Wine: the Vividness of Wine Imagery Questionnaire. Multisensory research, 32(3), 179-195.

van Nieuwenburg, D.*, de Groot, J. H. B.*, Smeets, M. A. M. (2019). The subtle signaling strength of smells: A masked odor enhances interpersonal trust. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 1890. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.01890 (open data, materials:
*Joint first author

Rit, M. P., Croijmans, I., & Speed, L. J. (2019). High-Tempo and Stinky: High Arousal Sound–Odor Congruence Affects Product Memory. Multisensory research, 32(4-5), 347-366.


de Groot, J. H. B., van Houtum, L. A. E. M., Gortemaker, I., Ye, Y., Chen, W., Zhou, W., Smeets, M. A. M. (2018). Beyond the west: Chemosignaling of emotions transcends ethno-cultural boundaries. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 96, 177-185. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2018.08.005 (pre-registered:


de Groot, J. H. B., Semin, G. R., & Smeets, M. A. M. (2017). On the communicative function of body odors: A theoretical integration and review. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 12, 306-324. doi: 10.1177/1745691616676599.Croijmans, I., Hendrickx, I., Lefever, E., Majid, A., & Van Den Bosch, A. (2019). Uncovering the language of wine experts. Natural Language Engineering, 1-20.

de Groot, J. H. B., & Smeets, M. A. M. (2017). Human fear chemosignaling: Evidence from a meta-analysis. Chemical Senses, 42, 663-673. doi: 10.1093/chemse/bjx049 (data: online supplement).