• E-mailStefan.Koelsch@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 62 31
  • Visitor Address
    Jonas Lies vei 91
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7807
    5020 BERGEN
Academic article
  • Tsogli, Barbara; Jentschke, Sebastian; Daikoku, Tatsuya; Koelsch, Stefan. 2019. When the statistical MMN meets the physical MMN. Scientific Reports.
  • Cheung, Vincent K.M.; Harrison, Peter M.C.; Meyer, Lars; Pearce, Marcus T.; Haynes, John Dylan; Kölsch, Stefan. 2019. Uncertainty and surprise jointly predict musical pleasure and amygdala, hippocampus, and auditory cortex activity. Current Biology. 4084-4092.e4.
  • Orini, Michele; Al-Amodi, Faez; Kölsch, Stefan; Bailón, Raquel. 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.
  • Koelsch, Stefan; Bashevkin, Tobias ; Kristensen, Joakim ; Tvedt, Jonas Sindre Bohlin; Jentschke, Sebastian. 2019. Heroic music stimulates empowering thoughts during mind-wandering . Scientific Reports.
  • Cheung, Vincent K.M.; Meyer, Lars; Friederici, Angela D.; Kölsch, Stefan. 2018. The right inferior frontal gyrus processes nested non-local dependencies in music. Scientific Reports. 1-12.
  • Kölsch, Stefan; Skouras, Stavros; Lohmann, Gabriele. 2018. The auditory cortex hosts network nodes influential for emotion processing: An fMRI study on music-evoked fear and joy. PLOS ONE. 1-22.
  • Kölsch, Stefan. 2018. Identifying Emotional Specificity in Complex Large-Scale Brain Networks. Emotion Review. 217-218.
  • Pehrs, Corinna; Zaki, Jamil; Taruffi, Liila; Kuchinke, Lars; Kölsch, Stefan. 2018. Hippocampal-Temporopolar Connectivity Contributes to Episodic Simulation during Social Cognition. Scientific Reports. 1-13.
  • Wassiliwizky, Eugen; Kölsch, Stefan; Wagner, Valentin; Jacobsen, Thomas; Menninghaus, Winfried. 2017. The emotional power of poetry: Neural circuitry, psychophysiology and compositional principles. Social Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience. 1229-1240.
  • DePriest, John; Glushko, Anastasia; Steinhauer, Karsten; Kölsch, Stefan. 2017. Language and music phrase boundary processing in Autism Spectrum Disorder: An ERP study. Scientific Reports.
  • Taruffi, Liila; Pehrs, Corinna; Skouras, Stavros; Kölsch, Stefan. 2017. Effects of Sad and Happy Music on Mind-Wandering and the Default Mode Network. Scientific Reports.
  • Kölsch, Stefan; Busch, Tobias; Jentschke, Sebastian; Rohrmeier, Martin. 2016. Under the hood of statistical learning: A statistical MMN reflects the magnitude of transitional probabilities in auditory sequences. Scientific Reports.
  • Kölsch, Stefan; Böhlig, Albrecht; Hohenadel, Maximilian; Nitsche, Ines; Bauer, Katrin; Sack, Ulrich. 2016. The impact of acute stress on hormones and cytokines, and how their recovery is affected by music-evoked positive mood. Scientific Reports.
  • Glushko, Anastasia; Steinhauer, Karsten; DePriest, John; Kölsch, Stefan. 2016. Neurophysiological correlates of musical and prosodic phrasing: Shared processing mechanisms and effects of musical expertise. PLOS ONE.
  • Jentschke, Sebastian; Koelsch, Stefan. 2006. Brain, Music, Plasticity, and Development. Zeitschrift für Erziehungswissenschaft. 51-70.
  • Kölsch, Stefan. 2017. Brain correlates of music-evoked emotions and implications for therapy.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Jentschke, Sebastian; Kölsch, Stefan. 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.
  • Daikoku, Tatsuya; Jentschke, Sebastian; Tsogli, Barbara; Lachmann, Thomas; Koelsch, Stefan. 2019. Statistical learning in the developing brain.
Academic literature review
  • Menninghaus, Winfried; Wagner, Valentin; Wassiliwizky, Eugen; Schindler, Ines; Hanich, Julian; Jacobsen, Thomas; Koelsch, Stefan. 2019. What are aesthetic emotions? 171-195.
  • Kölsch, Stefan; Vuust, Peter; Friston, Karl. 2019. Predictive processes and the peculiar case of music. 63-77.
  • Hohmann, Louisa ; Bradt, Joke; Stegemann, Thomas; Kölsch, Stefan. 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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