Jari K Hietanen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tampere
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Social attention orienting integrates visual information from head and body orientation
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Psychol Res 66:174-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Affect and face perception: odors modulate the recognition advantage of happy faces
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Lab, Dept of Psychology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Emotion 3:315-26. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Automatic attention orienting by social and symbolic cues activates different neural networks: an fMRI study
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Neuroimage 33:406-13. 2006
  4. pmc The naked truth: the face and body sensitive N170 response is enhanced for nude bodies
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    PLoS ONE 6:e24408. 2011
  5. doi request reprint N170 response to facial expressions is modulated by the affective congruency between the emotional expression and preceding affective picture
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Biol Psychol 92:114-24. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Visuospatial attention shifts by gaze and arrow cues: an ERP study
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Brain Res 1215:123-36. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Seeing direct and averted gaze activates the approach-avoidance motivational brain systems
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, FIN 33014, Finland
    Neuropsychologia 46:2423-30. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Judgment of other people's facial expressions of emotions is influenced by their concurrent affective hand movements
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Psychol 49:221-30. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint What is a nice smile like that doing in a place like this? Automatic affective responses to environments influence the recognition of facial expressions
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, 33014 Tampere, Finland
    Psychol Res 71:539-52. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Does facial expression affect attention orienting by gaze direction cues?
    Jari K Hietanen
    University of Tampere, Department of Psychology, Human Information Processing Laboratory, Tampere, Finland
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 29:1228-43. 2003

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Social attention orienting integrates visual information from head and body orientation
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Psychol Res 66:174-9. 2002
    ..A cue signaling that the other person, in his or her frame of reference, has an averted attention direction shifts the observer's own attention in the same direction...
  2. ncbi request reprint Affect and face perception: odors modulate the recognition advantage of happy faces
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Lab, Dept of Psychology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Emotion 3:315-26. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Automatic attention orienting by social and symbolic cues activates different neural networks: an fMRI study
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Neuroimage 33:406-13. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc The naked truth: the face and body sensitive N170 response is enhanced for nude bodies
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    PLoS ONE 6:e24408. 2011
    ..Such facilitated visual processing of other people's nude bodies is possibly beneficial in identifying potential mating partners and competitors, and for triggering sexual behavior...
  5. doi request reprint N170 response to facial expressions is modulated by the affective congruency between the emotional expression and preceding affective picture
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Biol Psychol 92:114-24. 2013
    ..The results also provide neurophysiological support for theories suggesting that behavioral affective priming effects are based, at least in part, on facilitation of encoding of incoming affective information...
  6. doi request reprint Visuospatial attention shifts by gaze and arrow cues: an ERP study
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Brain Res 1215:123-36. 2008
    ..These results provide further support for earlier behavioral and neuroimaging studies indicating that automatic orienting of attention by arrow cues and gaze cues are based on different neural mechanisms...
  7. doi request reprint Seeing direct and averted gaze activates the approach-avoidance motivational brain systems
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, FIN 33014, Finland
    Neuropsychologia 46:2423-30. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Judgment of other people's facial expressions of emotions is influenced by their concurrent affective hand movements
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Psychol 49:221-30. 2008
    ..The results conform with the proposal that perception of facial expressions of emotions can be affected by the expressive qualities of hand movements...
  9. ncbi request reprint What is a nice smile like that doing in a place like this? Automatic affective responses to environments influence the recognition of facial expressions
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, 33014 Tampere, Finland
    Psychol Res 71:539-52. 2007
    ..In all, the present results provide evidence that perception of environmental scenes elicits automatic affective responses and influences recognition of facial expressions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Does facial expression affect attention orienting by gaze direction cues?
    Jari K Hietanen
    University of Tampere, Department of Psychology, Human Information Processing Laboratory, Tampere, Finland
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 29:1228-43. 2003
    ..In sum, the results suggest that in normal, healthy adults, eye direction processing for attention shifts is independent of facial expression analysis...
  11. pmc Emergence of enhanced attention to fearful faces between 5 and 7 months of age
    Mikko J Peltola
    Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 4:134-42. 2009
    ..It is suggested that an enhanced sensitivity to facial signals of threat emerges between 5 and 7 months of age, and it may reflect functional development of the neural mechanisms involved in processing of emotionally significant stimuli...
  12. doi request reprint Facing a real person: an event-related potential study
    Laura M Pönkänen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Neuroreport 19:497-501. 2008
    ..The results indicate that a live face, as a potentially interacting stimulus, is processed differently than an inanimate face already at the early processing stages...
  13. ncbi request reprint Differential electrocortical responses to increasing intensities of fearful and happy emotional expressions
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Brain Res 1166:103-9. 2007
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Fearful faces modulate looking duration and attention disengagement in 7-month-old infants
    Mikko J Peltola
    Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Dev Sci 11:60-8. 2008
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Face- and gaze-sensitive neural responses in children with autism: a magnetoencephalographic study
    Anneli Kylliäinen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 24:2679-90. 2006
    ..There is also a possibility that other categories of object may be processed in an unusual way. The inter-relationships between these findings remain to be elucidated...
  16. pmc Fearful faces but not fearful eyes alone delay attention disengagement in 7-month-old infants
    Mikko J Peltola
    Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Emotion 9:560-5. 2009
    ..Together, these results provide evidence that threat-related stimuli tend to hold attention preferentially in 7-month-old infants and that the effect does not reflect a simple response to differentially salient eyes in fearful faces...
  17. doi request reprint Differential early ERPs to fearful versus neutral facial expressions: a response to the salience of the eyes?
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Biol Psychol 78:150-8. 2008
    ..The visibility of the eye region but not the eyes per se was critical for these ERP differences to occur. There were, however, indications that information in the eyes is also coded and used in the categorization of facial expressions...
  18. doi request reprint How attentional systems process conflicting cues. The superiority of social over symbolic orienting revisited
    Lauri Nummenmaa
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 35:1738-54. 2009
    ..The processing of social and symbolic directional information can be modulated by top-down control, but the efficiency of the control depends on the visual saliency of the cues...
  19. pmc Does it make a difference if I have an eye contact with you or with your picture? An ERP study
    Laura M Pönkänen
    Department of Psychology, FIN 33014, University of Tampere, Finland
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:486-94. 2011
    ..These results may have implications for the use of pictorial stimuli in the social cognition studies...
  20. doi request reprint Affective-motivational brain responses to direct gaze in children with autism spectrum disorder
    Anneli Kylliäinen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:790-7. 2012
    ..We also explored whether degree of eye openness and face familiarity modulated these responses...
  21. doi request reprint The observer observed: frontal EEG asymmetry and autonomic responses differentiate between another person's direct and averted gaze when the face is seen live
    Laura M Pönkänen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Tampere, Finland
    Int J Psychophysiol 82:180-7. 2011
    ..Thus, the motivation- and affect-related psychophysiological responses to gaze direction are most discriminative in the presence of another person, regardless of whether the face/gaze is actively monitored or not...
  22. doi request reprint Eye contact and arousal: the effects of stimulus duration
    Terhi M Helminen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Biol Psychol 88:124-30. 2011
    ..In the self-timing condition, averted gaze was looked at longer than direct gaze. Our results suggest that direct gaze, also when encountered only briefly like in every-day social encounterings, increases autonomic sympathetic arousal...
  23. ncbi request reprint Face and gaze processing in normally developing children: a magnetoencephalographic study
    Anneli Kylliäinen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 23:801-10. 2006
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Enhanced cardiac and attentional responding to fearful faces in 7-month-old infants
    Mikko J Peltola
    Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Psychophysiology 48:1291-8. 2011
    ..For trials with a distractor-directed saccade, no difference between fearful and happy faces emerged. Thus, the bias to attend preferentially to fearful faces is accompanied by a concomitant increase in the cardiac orienting response...
  25. ncbi request reprint Depression biases the recognition of emotionally neutral faces
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 128:123-33. 2004
    ..These results suggest that, unlike healthy subjects, depression-prone individuals do not seem to perceive neutral faces as unambiguous signals of emotional neutrality...
  26. doi request reprint Autonomic arousal to direct gaze correlates with social impairments among children with ASD
    Miia Kaartinen
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Tampere University Hospital and University of Tampere, Box 2000, 33521, Tampere, Finland
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:1917-27. 2012
    ..There was no similar association among children without ASD. The role of arousal-related factors in influencing eye contact behaviour in ASD is discussed...
  27. doi request reprint Is emotional contagion special? An fMRI study on neural systems for affective and cognitive empathy
    Lauri Nummenmaa
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Neuroimage 43:571-80. 2008
    ..Emotional empathy facilitates somatic, sensory, and motor representation of other peoples' mental states, and results in more vigorous mirroring of the observed mental and bodily states than cognitive empathy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Gaze distractors influence saccadic curvature: evidence for the role of the oculomotor system in gaze-cued orienting
    Lauri Nummenmaa
    Department of Psychology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Vision Res 46:3674-80. 2006
    ..The results imply that gaze-cued shifts of visual attention involve both cortical attention orienting systems and subcortical oculomotor systems...
  29. ncbi request reprint Skin conductance responses to another person's gaze in children with autism
    Anneli Kylliäinen
    Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Autism Dev Disord 36:517-25. 2006
    ..It is possible that the enhanced arousal to eye contact may contribute to the abnormal gaze behaviour frequently reported in the context of autism...
  30. ncbi request reprint Positive facial expressions are recognized faster than negative facial expressions, but why?
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, 33014, Finland
    Psychol Res 69:22-9. 2004
    ..Together, these results suggest that the happy face advantage may reflect a higher-level asymmetry in the recognition and categorization of emotionally positive and negative signals...
  31. ncbi request reprint Attention orienting by another's gaze direction in children with autism
    Anneli Kylliäinen
    Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:435-44. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate attention orienting triggered by another's gaze direction in autism...
  32. pmc Implicit binding of facial features during change blindness
    Pessi Lyyra
    Department of Psychology, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland Human Information Processing laboratory, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    PLoS ONE 9:e87682. 2014
    ..The bidirectional modulation of the N170 component during change blindness suggests that implicit change detection can also occur at the level of complex features in the case of facial stimuli. ..
  33. pmc Eye contact with neutral and smiling faces: effects on autonomic responses and frontal EEG asymmetry
    Laura M Pönkänen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Tampere Tampere, Finland
    Front Hum Neurosci 6:122. 2012
    ....
  34. pmc Event-related potentials to task-irrelevant changes in facial expressions
    Piia Astikainen
    Department of Psychology, PO Box 35, 40014 University of Jyväskylä, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Behav Brain Funct 5:30. 2009
    ..abstract:..