Director

Prof. Dr. Tania Singer
Prof. Dr. Tania Singer
Director
Phone: +49 341 9940-149
Fax: +49 341 9940-2356

Secretariat

Dr. Sabrina Walter
Scientific assistant
Phone: +49 341 9940-2561

Newest Publications

Lumma, A.-L.; Böckler, A.; Vrticka, P.; Singer, T.: Who am I? Differential effects of three contemplative mental trainings on emotional word use in self-descriptions. Self and Identity (2017)
Grosse Wiesmann, C.; Schreiber, J.; Singer, T.; Steinbeis, N.; Friederici, A. D.: White matter maturation is associated with the emergence of Theory of Mind in early childhood. Nature Communications (2017)
Kok, B. E.; Singer, T.: Effects of contemplative dyads on engagement and perceived social connectedness over 9 months of mental training: A randomized clinical trial. JAMA Psychiatry 74 (2), pp. 126 - 134 (2017)
Bornemann, B.; Singer, T.: Taking time to feel our body: Steady increases in heartbeat perception accuracy and decreases in alexithymia over 9 months of contemplative mental training. Psychophysiology 54 (3), pp. 469 - 482 (2017)

Department of Social Neuroscience

Publications

Journal Article (176)

  1. 2017
    Bornemann, B.; Singer, T.: Taking time to feel our body: Steady increases in heartbeat perception accuracy and decreases in alexithymia over 9 months of contemplative mental training. Psychophysiology 54 (3), pp. 469 - 482 (2017)
  2. Böckler, A.; Sharifi, M.; Kanske, P.; Dziobek, I.; Singer, T.: Social decision making in narcissism: Reduced generosity and increased retaliation are driven by alterations in perspective-taking and anger. Personality and Individual Differences 104, pp. 1 - 7 (2017)
  3. Böckler, A.; Herrmann, L.; Trautwein, F.-M.; Holmes, T.; Singer, T.: Know thy selves: Learning to understand oneself increases the ability to understand others. Journal of Cognitive Enhancement (2017)
  4. Engen, H. G.; Smallwood, J.; Singer, T.: Differential impact of emotional task relevance on three indices of prioritised processing for fearful and angry facial expressions. Cognition & Emotion 31 (1), pp. 175 - 184 (2017)
  5. Engen, H.; Kanske, P.; Singer, T.: The neural component-process architecture of endogenously generated emotion. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience 12 (2), pp. 197 - 211 (2017)
  6. Fritz, T.; Brummerloh, B.; Urquijo, M.; Wegner, K.; Reimer, E.; Gutekunst, S.; Schneider, L.; Smallwood, J.; Villringer, A.: Blame it on the bossa nova: Transfer of perceived sexiness from music to touch. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General (accepted)
  7. Grosse Wiesmann, C.; Schreiber, J.; Singer, T.; Steinbeis, N.; Friederici, A. D.: White matter maturation is associated with the emergence of Theory of Mind in early childhood. Nature Communications (2017)
  8. Hildebrandt, L.; McCall, C.; Singer, T.: Differential effects of attention-, compassion- and socio-cognitively based mental practices on self-reports of mindfulness and compassion. Mindfulness (2017)
  9. Kamp-Becker, I.; Poustka, L.; Bachmann, C.; Ehrlich, S.; Hoffmann, F.; Kanske, P.; Kirsch, P.; Krach, S.; Paulus, F. M.; Rietschel, M. et al.; Roepke, S.; Roesner, V.; Schad-Hansjosten, T.; Singer, T.; Stroth, S.; Witt, S.; Wermter, A.-K.: Study protocol of the ASD-Net, the German research consortium for the study of Autism Spectrum Disorder across the lifespan: From a better etiological understanding, through valid diagnosis, to more effective health care. BMC Psychiatry (accepted)
  10. Kok, B. E.; Singer, T.: Phenomenological fingerprints of four meditations: Differential state changes in affect, mind-wandering, meta-cognition and interoception before and after daily practice across nine months of training. Mindfulness 8 (1), pp. 218 - 231 (2017)
  11. Kok, B. E.; Singer, T.: Effects of contemplative dyads on engagement and perceived social connectedness over 9 months of mental training: A randomized clinical trial. JAMA Psychiatry 74 (2), pp. 126 - 134 (2017)
  12. Laneri, D.; Krach, S.; Paulus, F. M.; Kanske, P.; Schuster, V.; Sommer, J.; Müller-Pinzler, L.: Mindfulness meditation regulates anterior insula activity during empathy for social pain. Human Brain Mapping (accepted)
  13. Lois, G.; Gerchen, M.; Kanske, P.; Schönfelder, S.; Wessa, M.: Large-scale network functional interactions during distraction and reappraisal in remitted bipolar and unipolar patients. Bipolar Disorders (accepted)
  14. Lumma, A.-L.; Böckler, A.; Vrticka, P.; Singer, T.: Who am I? Differential effects of three contemplative mental trainings on emotional word use in self-descriptions. Self and Identity (2017)
  15. Valk, S. L.; Bernhardt, B. C.; Böckler, A.; Trautwein, F.-M.; Kanske, P.; Singer, T.: Socio-cognitive phenotypes differentially modulate large-scale structural covariance networks. Cerebral Cortex 27, pp. 1358 - 1368 (2017)
  16. Winter, K.; Spengler, S.; Bermpohl, F.; Singer, T.; Kanske, P.: Social cognition in aggressive offenders: impaired empathy, but intact theory of mind. Scientific Reports (2017)
  17. Wolkenstein, L.; Kanske, P.; Bailer, J.; Wessa, M.; Hautzinger, M.; Joormann, J.: Impaired cognitive control over emotional material in euthymic bipolar disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders (accepted)
  18. Zinchenko, A.; Obermeier, C.; Kanske, P.; Schröger, E.; Kotz, S. A.: Positive emotion impedes emotional but not cognitive conflict processing. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience (accepted)
  19. 2016
    Baez, S.; Kanske, P.; Matallana, D.; Montanes, P.; Reyes, P.; Slachevsky, A.; Matus, C.; Vigliecca, N. S.; Torralva, T.; Manes, F. et al.; Ibanez, A.: Integration of intention and outcome for moral judgment in frontotemporal dementia: Brain structural signatures. Neurodegenerative Diseases 16 (3-4), pp. 206 - 217 (2016)
  20. Baker, J. M.; Liu, N.; Cui, X.; Vrticka, P.; Saggar, M.; Hosseini, S. M. H.; Reiss, A. L.: Sex differences in neural and behavioral signatures of cooperation revealed by fNIRS hyperscanning. Scientific Reports (2016)
 
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