The Cognitive Psychophysiology Laboratory carries out experiments using electroencephalography and magnetoencephalography supplemented with a variety of analysis methods such as evoked and event-related potentials, time-frequency analysis, methods of source localization in the brain, etc. The research is mainly focused on the early, preattentive, subconscious, automated mechanisms of brain activity, which are inaccessible by way of introspective psychological analysis.
Project 1: Cognitive control.
Project 2: Acquisition of word meaning through trial-and-error learning.
(1) The role of motor cortical areas in word meaning.(2) The role of verbal working memory and subvocal articulatory mechanisms in speech learning.(3) The role of consolidation in speech learning.
January 31th the Winter School of the HSE Faculty of Social Studies was held outside Moscow city. It was a chance for prospective master’s students to learn about the opportunities of HSE master’s programs and their study process, to meet the teachers and ask relevant questions
Professor Vilfredo De Pascalis took part in the research seminar of Scientific-Research Group of Cognitive Pscychophysiology
On June 26, Vilfredo De Pascalis, professor of the Faculty of Medicine and Psychology of "La Sapienza" University of Rome, delivered a lecture "Neurocognitive Brain Potentials associated with Behavioral Inhibition, Behavioral Activation and Fight-Flight-Freeze systems" at the research seminar of the Cognitive Psychophysiology Laboratory.