- 2019. When the statistical MMN meets the physical MMN. Scientific Reports.
- 2019. Uncertainty and surprise jointly predict musical pleasure and amygdala, hippocampus, and auditory cortex activity. Current Biology. 4084-4092.e4.
- 2019. The Effect of Emotional Valence on Ventricular Repolarization Dynamics Is Mediated by Heart Rate Variability: A Study of QT Variability and Music-Induced Emotions. Frontiers in Physiology.
- 2019. Heroic music stimulates empowering thoughts during mind-wandering . Scientific Reports.
- 2018. The right inferior frontal gyrus processes nested non-local dependencies in music. Scientific Reports. 1-12.
- 2018. The auditory cortex hosts network nodes influential for emotion processing: An fMRI study on music-evoked fear and joy. PLOS ONE. 1-22.
- 2018. Identifying Emotional Specificity in Complex Large-Scale Brain Networks. Emotion Review. 217-218.
- 2018. Hippocampal-Temporopolar Connectivity Contributes to Episodic Simulation during Social Cognition. Scientific Reports. 1-13.
- 2017. The emotional power of poetry: Neural circuitry, psychophysiology and compositional principles. Social Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience. 1229-1240.
- 2017. Language and music phrase boundary processing in Autism Spectrum Disorder: An ERP study. Scientific Reports.
- 2017. Effects of Sad and Happy Music on Mind-Wandering and the Default Mode Network. Scientific Reports.
- 2016. Under the hood of statistical learning: A statistical MMN reflects the magnitude of transitional probabilities in auditory sequences. Scientific Reports.
- 2016. The impact of acute stress on hormones and cytokines, and how their recovery is affected by music-evoked positive mood. Scientific Reports.
- 2016. Neurophysiological correlates of musical and prosodic phrasing: Shared processing mechanisms and effects of musical expertise. PLOS ONE.
- 2006. Brain, Music, Plasticity, and Development. Zeitschrift für Erziehungswissenschaft. 51-70.
- 2017. Brain correlates of music-evoked emotions and implications for therapy.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
- 2007. Einflüsse von Entwicklungsveränderungen auf die Musikwahrnehmung und die Beziehung von Musik und Sprache [The relationship of music and language and developmental influences on music perception]. 24 pages.
- 2019. Statistical learning in the developing brain.
Academic literature review
- 2019. What are aesthetic emotions? 171-195.
- 2019. Predictive processes and the peculiar case of music. 63-77.
- 2017. Effects of music therapy and music-based interventions in the treatment of substance use disorders: A systematic review. 1-36.
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