Beatrice de Gelder

Summary

Affiliation: Tilburg University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Emotions as mind organs
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Lab, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Behav Brain Sci 35:147-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Beyond the face: exploring rapid influences of context on face processing
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Prog Brain Res 155:37-48. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Standing up for the body. Recent progress in uncovering the networks involved in the perception of bodies and bodily expressions
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 34:513-27. 2010
  4. pmc Instrumental music influences recognition of emotional body language
    Jan van den Stock
    Laboratory of Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Brain Topogr 21:216-20. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Specific and common brain regions involved in the perception of faces and bodies and the representation of their emotional expressions
    Wim A C van de Riet
    Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Soc Neurosci 4:101-20. 2009
  6. pmc Emotional voice and emotional body postures influence each other independently of visual awareness
    Bernard M C Stienen
    Laboratory of Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e25517. 2011
  7. pmc Unseen facial and bodily expressions trigger fast emotional reactions
    Marco Tamietto
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:17661-6. 2009
  8. pmc Neural correlates of perceiving emotional faces and bodies in developmental prosopagnosia: an event-related fMRI-study
    Jan van den Stock
    Laboratory of Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 3:e3195. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Context influences early perceptual analysis of faces--an electrophysiological study
    Ruthger Righart
    Department of Psychology, Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Cereb Cortex 16:1249-57. 2006
  10. pmc Early category-specific cortical activation revealed by visual stimulus inversion
    Hanneke K M Meeren
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 3:e3503. 2008

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Publications50

  1. doi request reprint Emotions as mind organs
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Lab, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Behav Brain Sci 35:147-8. 2012
    ..We challenge this opposition and indicate how adopting psychologism to combat a naturalistic view of emotional mind/brain areas is self-defeating. We briefly develop the alternative view of emotions as mental organs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Beyond the face: exploring rapid influences of context on face processing
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Prog Brain Res 155:37-48. 2006
    ..Here we review the emerging evidence on how the immediate visual and auditory contexts influence the recognition of facial expressions...
  3. doi request reprint Standing up for the body. Recent progress in uncovering the networks involved in the perception of bodies and bodily expressions
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 34:513-27. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Instrumental music influences recognition of emotional body language
    Jan van den Stock
    Laboratory of Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Brain Topogr 21:216-20. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Specific and common brain regions involved in the perception of faces and bodies and the representation of their emotional expressions
    Wim A C van de Riet
    Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Soc Neurosci 4:101-20. 2009
    ..Finally, some face/body differences in activation are a function of the emotion expressed...
  6. pmc Emotional voice and emotional body postures influence each other independently of visual awareness
    Bernard M C Stienen
    Laboratory of Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e25517. 2011
    ..Our experiments show that audiovisual integration between bodily expressions and affective prosody can take place outside and independent of visual awareness...
  7. pmc Unseen facial and bodily expressions trigger fast emotional reactions
    Marco Tamietto
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:17661-6. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Neural correlates of perceiving emotional faces and bodies in developmental prosopagnosia: an event-related fMRI-study
    Jan van den Stock
    Laboratory of Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 3:e3195. 2008
    ..Taken together our study shows the importance of using naturalistic emotional stimuli for a better understanding of developmental face deficits...
  9. ncbi request reprint Context influences early perceptual analysis of faces--an electrophysiological study
    Ruthger Righart
    Department of Psychology, Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Cereb Cortex 16:1249-57. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that the context in which a face appears may influence how it is encoded...
  10. pmc Early category-specific cortical activation revealed by visual stimulus inversion
    Hanneke K M Meeren
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 3:e3503. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The aftereffects of ventriloquism: are they sound-frequency specific?
    Ilja Frissen
    Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 113:315-27. 2003
    ..This result did not depend on which modality attention was forced on through catch trials during exposure. Implications concerning the functional site of recalibration are briefly discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Perceiving emotions from bodily expressions and multisensory integration of emotion cues in schizophrenia
    Jan van den Stock
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Soc Neurosci 6:537-47. 2011
    ..This shows that schizophrenia patients are impaired in recognizing whole-body expressions, and they show abnormal affective multisensory integration of bimodal stimuli originating from the same source...
  13. ncbi request reprint Recalibration of temporal order perception by exposure to audio-visual asynchrony
    Jean Vroomen
    Department of Psychology, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, Tilburg 500 LE, The Netherlands
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 22:32-5. 2004
    ..The point of subjective simultaneity (PSS) was, in both cases, shifted in the direction of the exposure lag, indicative of recalibration...
  14. ncbi request reprint Multisensory integration of emotional faces and voices in schizophrenics
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 72:195-203. 2005
    ..Results are discussed in the light of current models of multisensory integration and their relevance for schizophrenia...
  15. ncbi request reprint The neural correlates of perceiving human bodies: an ERP study on the body-inversion effect
    Jeroen J Stekelenburg
    Psychonomics Laboratory, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Neuroreport 15:777-80. 2004
    ..Our results indicate that, like faces, bodies are processed configurally, and that within each category qualitative differences are observed for emotional as opposed to neutral images...
  16. doi request reprint Configuration perception and face memory, and face context effects in developmental prosopagnosia
    Elisabeth Huis In 't Veld
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Cogn Neuropsychol 29:464-81. 2012
    ..Taken together the results indicate that DPs have a deficit in configural processing at the perception stage that may underlie the memory impairment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Perception of facial expressions and voices and of their combination in the human brain
    Gilles Pourtois
    Donders Laboratory for Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, University of Tilburg, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Cortex 41:49-59. 2005
    ..These results suggest that during the multisensory perception of emotion, affective information from face and voice converge in heteromodal regions of the human brain...
  18. doi request reprint Collicular vision guides nonconscious behavior
    Marco Tamietto
    Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:888-902. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint Illusory sound shifts induced by the ventriloquist illusion evoke the mismatch negativity
    Jeroen J Stekelenburg
    Psychonomics Laboratory, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Neurosci Lett 357:163-6. 2004
    ..These results indicate that the crossmodal interaction on which the ventriloquist illusion is based takes place automatically at an early processing stage, within 200 ms after stimulus onset...
  20. ncbi request reprint Naso-temporal asymmetry of the N170 for processing faces in normal viewers but not in developmental prosopagnosia
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Neurosci Lett 376:40-5. 2005
    ..These results point to the importance of the early stages of face processing for normal face recognition abilities and suggest a potentially important factor in the origins of developmental prosopagnosia...
  21. doi request reprint Event-related repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of posterior superior temporal sulcus improves the detection of threatening postural changes in human bodies
    Matteo Candidi
    Department of Psychology, University of Rome La Sapienza, I 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Neurosci 31:17547-54. 2011
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  22. pmc Cortico-subcortical visual, somatosensory, and motor activations for perceiving dynamic whole-body emotional expressions with and without striate cortex (V1)
    Jan van den Stock
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:16188-93. 2011
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  23. doi request reprint The role of negative affectivity and social inhibition in perceiving social threat: an fMRI study
    Mariska Esther Kret
    Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Neuropsychologia 49:1187-93. 2011
    ..Our findings demonstrate effects of personality traits on the neural coding of threatening signals...
  24. pmc Rapid influence of emotional scenes on encoding of facial expressions: an ERP study
    Ruthger Righart
    Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Warandelaan 2, LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:270-8. 2008
    ..Our results show that the information provided by the facial expression is combined with the scene context during the early stages of face processing...
  25. pmc The constructive nature of affective vision: seeing fearful scenes activates extrastriate body area
    Charlotte B A Sinke
    Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e38118. 2012
    ..This response of EBA to threatening scenes in which no body is present gives rise to speculation about its function. We discuss the possibility that the brain reacts proactively to the emotional meaning of the scene...
  26. doi request reprint Emotional information in body and background hampers recognition memory for faces
    Jan van den Stock
    Brain and Emotion Laboratory Leuven, Division of Psychiatry, Department of Neurosciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 97:321-5. 2012
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  27. pmc Social context influences recognition of bodily expressions
    Mariska Esther Kret
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, University of Tilburg, LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Exp Brain Res 203:169-80. 2010
    ..Taken together, the results show that the social context influences our recognition of a person's bodily expression...
  28. doi request reprint Human and animal sounds influence recognition of body language
    Jan van den Stock
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Brain Res 1242:185-90. 2008
    ..Our results show that a crossmodal influence from auditory to visual emotional information obtains for whole body video images with the facial expression blanked and includes human as well as animal sounds...
  29. doi request reprint I feel your voice. Cultural differences in the multisensory perception of emotion
    Akihiro Tanaka
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University
    Psychol Sci 21:1259-62. 2010
    ..Our findings provide the first evidence that multisensory integration of affective information is modulated by perceivers' cultural background...
  30. pmc Rapid perceptual integration of facial expression and emotional body language
    Hanneke K M Meeren
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, LE 5000, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:16518-23. 2005
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  31. doi request reprint Subcortical connections to human amygdala and changes following destruction of the visual cortex
    Marco Tamietto
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Curr Biol 22:1449-55. 2012
    ..The present findings thus show extensive neural plasticity in the anatomical connections between subcortical visual structures of old evolutionary origin involved in the processing of emotional stimuli...
  32. doi request reprint The aftereffects of ventriloquism: the time course of the visual recalibration of auditory localization
    Ilja Frissen
    Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Seeing Perceiving 25:1-14. 2012
    ..The rate of adaptation was independent of the size of the discrepancy. The retention of the aftereffect was strong, as we found no dissipation, not even after as few as 60 exposure trials...
  33. ncbi request reprint Towards the neurobiology of emotional body language
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Neurosci 7:242-9. 2006
    ..This article reviews how whole-body signals are automatically perceived and understood, and their role in emotional communication and decision-making...
  34. pmc Impaired face and body perception in developmental prosopagnosia
    Ruthger Righart
    Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Tilburg University, 5037 AB Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:17234-8. 2007
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  35. ncbi request reprint Recognition of facial expressions is influenced by emotional scene gist
    Ruthger Righart
    Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 8:264-72. 2008
    ..This advantage was robust against increasing task load. Taken together, the results show that the surrounding scene is an important factor in recognizing facial expressions...
  36. pmc Why bodies? Twelve reasons for including bodily expressions in affective neuroscience
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Laboratory of Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:3475-84. 2009
    ..Subsequent sections discuss available evidence for the neurofunctional basis of facial and bodily expressions as well as neuropsychological and clinical studies of bodily expressions...
  37. ncbi request reprint Temporal ventriloquism: sound modulates the flash-lag effect
    Jean Vroomen
    Department of Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 30:513-8. 2004
    ..These findings demonstrate that an isolated sound can sharpen the temporal boundaries of a flash and attract its temporal occurrence...
  38. ncbi request reprint Visual recalibration and selective adaptation in auditory-visual speech perception: Contrasting build-up courses
    Jean Vroomen
    Department of Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Neuropsychologia 45:572-7. 2007
    ..This pattern is discussed in terms of an asynchronous interaction between recalibration and selective adaptation processes...
  39. pmc Different Cortical Dynamics in Face and Body Perception: An MEG study
    Hanneke K M Meeren
    Cognitive Neuroscience, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e71408. 2013
    ..Instead, the LOTC, which includes the extra-striate body area (EBA), appears the dominant area for early body perception, whereas the VTC contributes to late and post-perceptual processing. ..
  40. ncbi request reprint Semantic factors influence multisensory pairing: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study
    Gilles Pourtois
    Laboratory for Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Neuroreport 13:1567-73. 2002
    ..Our study also illustrates the usefulness of TMS for addressing the role of semantic factors in multi-sensory perception..
  41. ncbi request reprint Body expressions influence recognition of emotions in the face and voice
    Jan van den Stock
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, Netherlands
    Emotion 7:487-94. 2007
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  42. pmc Fear recognition in the voice is modulated by unconsciously recognized facial expressions but not by unconsciously recognized affective pictures
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Donders Laboratory for Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, University of Tilburg, NL 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:4121-6. 2002
    ..This effect obtains for both naturalistic and semantic pairings in the intact field, but is restricted to the naturalistic pairings in the blind field...
  43. doi request reprint A computational feedforward model predicts categorization of masked emotional body language for longer, but not for shorter, latencies
    Bernard M C Stienen
    Laboratory of Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Neural Comput 24:1806-21. 2012
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  44. doi request reprint Fear detection and visual awareness in perceiving bodily expressions
    Bernard M C Stienen
    Laboratory of Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Emotion 11:1182-9. 2011
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  45. doi request reprint Neural bases of the non-conscious perception of emotional signals
    Marco Tamietto
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Neurosci 11:697-709. 2010
    ..Understanding the neural bases of the non-conscious perception of emotional signals will clarify the phylogenetic continuity of emotion systems across species and the integration of cortical and subcortical activity in the human brain...
  46. ncbi request reprint Visual motion influences the contingent auditory motion aftereffect
    Jean Vroomen
    Tilburg University, Department of Psychology, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychol Sci 14:357-61. 2003
    ..When visual motion was combined with a stationary sound, no aftereffect was observed. These findings indicate that there are strong perceptual links between the visual and auditory motion-processing systems...
  47. doi request reprint Reliability of the corticospinal tract and arcuate fasciculus reconstructed with DTI-based tractography: implications for clinical practice
    Gert Kristo
    Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, University of Tilburg, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 23:28-36. 2013
    ..Here we assess the test-retest reproducibility of the architectural and microstructural features of two clinically relevant tracts reconstructed with DTI-FT...
  48. ncbi request reprint Facial expressions modulate the time course of long latency auditory brain potentials
    Gilles Pourtois
    Donders Laboratory for Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, University of Tilburg, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 14:99-105. 2002
    ..A source localisation analysis performed on the scalp EEG during the time-window corresponding to the P2b component disclosed a single dipole solution in the anterior cingulate cortex...
  49. pmc A modulatory role for facial expressions in prosopagnosia
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences Laboratory, Tilburg University, 5000 LA Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:13105-10. 2003
    ..This finding suggests a modulatory role of these areas in face identification that is independent of occipitotemporal face areas...
  50. ncbi request reprint Audio-visual integration in schizophrenia
    Beatrice de Gelder
    Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 59:211-8. 2003
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