Research Groups

Swiss Center for Affective Sciences groups

 

 

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Prof. David Sander
E3 Lab UNIGE
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Research in the Laboratory for the study of Emotion Elicitation and Expression (E3 Lab) investigates the cognitive and brain mechanisms involved in the appraisal of relevant stimuli, and how these processes elicit emotions, and modulate attention, memory,


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Prof. Mireille Betrancourt
Tecfa, Education & Technologies, UNIGE
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Ces recherches sont conduites dans une perspective éducative (impact sur les processus et résulats de l'apprentissage) et dans une perspective ergonomique d'optimisation de l'interaction personne-machine.


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Prof. Tobias Brosch
Consumer Decision & Sustainable Behavior Lab, UNIGE
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Using an interdisciplinary approach that combines psychology, affective sciences, behavioral economics, and neuroscience, our research group aims to contribute to this “energy turn” by trying to understand the factors and mechanisms that drive decisions r


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Prof. Julien Deonna
Thumos, UNIGE
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The genevan research group on emotions, values and norms


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Prof. Edouard Gentaz
Psychologie du développement sensori-moteur, affectif et social, UNIGE
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Le principal objectif de nos recherches est de mieux comprendre le développement des compétences sensori-motrices, affectives et sociales, chez les personnes typiques et atypiques, et ce de la naissance à la fin de l’adolescence.


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Prof. Didier Grandjean
NEAD, UNIGE
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The researchers of the NEAD group conduct their experiments using different kinds of methods able to investigate the brain processes related to emotional processes.


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Prof. Kerstin Preuschoff
Kerstin Preuschoff Group, UNIGE
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Her research in Neuroeconomics and Neurofinance focusses on the neural basis of decision making under risk. This highly interdisciplinary work covers theoretical and experimental aspects of decision making and risk taking and sits at the intersection of n


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Prof. David Rudrauf
Laboratory of multimodal modelling of emotion & feeling , UNIGE
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Prof. Sophie Schwartz
Neurology and Imaging of Cognition, LabNic
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Our goal is to better understand the neural mechanisms underlying experience-dependent changes in the adult human brain. Another main goal of our research is to study the relationship between sleep, emotion regulation, and psychiatric diseases. Thus, we r


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Prof. Fabrice Teroni
Thumos, UNIGE
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The genevan research group on emotions, values and norms


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Prof. Patrik Vuilleumier
Geneva Neuroscience Center (CIN)
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Our laboratory is interested in studying the cerebral bases of cognition, perception, emotion, and consciousness. Our goal is to understand the neural correlates of normal cognitive processes in healthy people, as well as neuropsychological disorders afte