S B Hamann

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the responses of the human amygdala
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Neuroscientist 11:288-93. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Mapping discrete and dimensional emotions onto the brain: controversies and consensus
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 16:458-66. 2012
  3. doi request reprint What can neuroimaging meta-analyses really tell us about the nature of emotion?
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 35:150-2. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Affective neuroscience: amygdala's role in experiencing fear
    Stephan Hamann
    Psychology Department, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Curr Biol 21:R75-7. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Exploring the brain's interface between personality, mood, and emotion: theoretical comment on Canli et al. (2004)
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Behav Neurosci 118:1134-6. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in emotion processing
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 14:233-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Men and women differ in amygdala response to visual sexual stimuli
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, 532 North Kilgo Circle, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:411-6. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Ecstasy and agony: activation of the human amygdala in positive and negative emotion
    Stephan B Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Psychol Sci 13:135-41. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Impaired fear conditioning in Alzheimer's disease
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, 532 North Kilgo Circle, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neuropsychologia 40:1187-95. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Memory enhancement for emotional stimuli is impaired in early Alzheimer's disease
    S B Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Neuropsychology 14:82-92. 2000

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the responses of the human amygdala
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Neuroscientist 11:288-93. 2005
    ..Clinical implications for the understanding of sex differences in the prevalence of affective and anxiety disorders are discussed, and future directions in the study of the amygdala's role in human sex differences are outlined...
  2. doi request reprint Mapping discrete and dimensional emotions onto the brain: controversies and consensus
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 16:458-66. 2012
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  3. doi request reprint What can neuroimaging meta-analyses really tell us about the nature of emotion?
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 35:150-2. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Affective neuroscience: amygdala's role in experiencing fear
    Stephan Hamann
    Psychology Department, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Curr Biol 21:R75-7. 2011
    ..A new neuropsychological study of a rare patient provides novel evidence that amygdala lesions can virtually abolish the experience of fear, illuminating neurobiological mechanisms of fear experience...
  5. ncbi request reprint Exploring the brain's interface between personality, mood, and emotion: theoretical comment on Canli et al. (2004)
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Behav Neurosci 118:1134-6. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in emotion processing
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 14:233-8. 2004
    ..Analysis of individual differences provides a new window into the neurobiology of emotion processing that complements traditional approaches...
  7. ncbi request reprint Men and women differ in amygdala response to visual sexual stimuli
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, 532 North Kilgo Circle, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:411-6. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Ecstasy and agony: activation of the human amygdala in positive and negative emotion
    Stephan B Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Psychol Sci 13:135-41. 2002
    ..Although the amygdala appears to play a more extensive role in negative emotion, it is involved in positive emotion as well...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impaired fear conditioning in Alzheimer's disease
    Stephan Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, 532 North Kilgo Circle, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neuropsychologia 40:1187-95. 2002
    ..These findings complement previous reports of impairments in declarative emotional memory in AD by demonstrating that a basic form of nondeclarative emotional memory is also impaired in AD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Memory enhancement for emotional stimuli is impaired in early Alzheimer's disease
    S B Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Neuropsychology 14:82-92. 2000
    ..These results suggest that the neural basis for the emotional memory effect may be disrupted in AD. Findings are discussed in terms of the role of the amygdala in mediating emotional memory...
  11. ncbi request reprint Normal recognition of emotional similarity between facial expressions following bilateral amygdala damage
    S B Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neuropsychologia 37:1135-41. 1999
    ..These results indicate that, like the recognition of individual basic emotions in facial expressions, the recognition of similarity among emotional expressions does not have an absolute dependence on the amygdala...
  12. ncbi request reprint Amygdala activity related to enhanced memory for pleasant and aversive stimuli
    S B Hamann
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Nat Neurosci 2:289-93. 1999
    ..The human amygdala seems to modulate the strength of conscious memory for events according to emotional importance, regardless of whether the emotion is pleasant or aversive...
  13. ncbi request reprint Functional connectivity changes with concentration of sevoflurane anesthesia
    Scott J Peltier
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Emory University Georgia Tech, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Neuroreport 16:285-8. 2005
    ..Additionally, significant correlations in the connectivity maps were bilateral in the awake state but unilateral in the light anesthesia state...
  14. doi request reprint fMRI evidence for word association and situated simulation in conceptual processing
    W Kyle Simmons
    National Institute of Mental Health, Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, Building 10, Room 4C 104, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1366, Bethesda, MD 20892 1366, USA
    J Physiol Paris 102:106-19. 2008
    ..Whereas some paradigms produce high levels of linguistic processing and low levels of simulation, other paradigms produce the opposite pattern...