Lars Kuchinke

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pupillary responses during lexical decisions vary with word frequency but not emotional valence
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 65:132-40. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Differential activation of frontal and parietal regions during visual word recognition: an optical topography study
    Markus J Hofmann
    Department of Psychology, Free University Berlin, Germany
    Neuroimage 40:1340-9. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Human striatal activation during adjustment of the response criterion in visual word recognition
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Neuroimage 54:2412-7. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidental effects of emotional valence in single word processing: an fMRI study
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Free University of Berlin, Germany
    Neuroimage 28:1022-32. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Modulation of prefrontal cortex activation by emotional words in recognition memory
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany
    Neuroreport 17:1037-41. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Differences in processing of taxonomic and sequential relations in semantic memory: an fMRI investigation
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, AB Allgemeine Psychologie, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Brain Cogn 69:245-51. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Spontaneous but not explicit processing of positive sentences impaired in Asperger's syndrome: pupillometric evidence
    Lars Kuchinke
    Ruhr University Bochum, Department of Psychology, Bochum, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 49:331-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint The coupling of emotion and cognition in the eye: introducing the pupil old/new effect
    Melissa L H Võ
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Psychophysiology 45:130-40. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Acquired affective associations induce emotion effects in word recognition: an ERP study
    Nathalie Fritsch
    Department of Psychology, Experimental Psychology and Methods, Ruhr University of Bochum, Germany
    Brain Lang 124:75-83. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The pseudohomophone effect: evidence for an orthography-phonology-conflict
    Benny B Briesemeister
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 455:124-8. 2009

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Pupillary responses during lexical decisions vary with word frequency but not emotional valence
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 65:132-40. 2007
    ..Consistent with previous findings, word frequency was found to affect the resource allocation towards processing of the letter string, while emotionally valenced words tend to facilitate processing...
  2. doi request reprint Differential activation of frontal and parietal regions during visual word recognition: an optical topography study
    Markus J Hofmann
    Department of Psychology, Free University Berlin, Germany
    Neuroimage 40:1340-9. 2008
    ..This region's sensitivity to word frequency suggests its involvement in grapheme-phoneme conversion, or its role during the selection of pre-activated semantic candidates...
  3. doi request reprint Human striatal activation during adjustment of the response criterion in visual word recognition
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Neuroimage 54:2412-7. 2011
    ..It demonstrates a role of the striatum in shifting decision criteria in visual word recognition, which cannot be attributed to pure error-related processing or the selection of a preferred response...
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidental effects of emotional valence in single word processing: an fMRI study
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Free University of Berlin, Germany
    Neuroimage 28:1022-32. 2005
    ..Thus, the results are discussed in relation to models of processing semantic and episodic emotional information...
  5. ncbi request reprint Modulation of prefrontal cortex activation by emotional words in recognition memory
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany
    Neuroreport 17:1037-41. 2006
    ..The results are discussed in terms of higher monitoring demands owing to familiarity-based recognition bias for emotional words...
  6. doi request reprint Differences in processing of taxonomic and sequential relations in semantic memory: an fMRI investigation
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, AB Allgemeine Psychologie, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Brain Cogn 69:245-51. 2009
    ..The processing of sequential relations additionally activated left medial and middle frontal gyrus, whereas the processing of taxonomic relations activated the left superior temporal gyrus and posterior cingulate...
  7. doi request reprint Spontaneous but not explicit processing of positive sentences impaired in Asperger's syndrome: pupillometric evidence
    Lars Kuchinke
    Ruhr University Bochum, Department of Psychology, Bochum, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 49:331-8. 2011
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  8. ncbi request reprint The coupling of emotion and cognition in the eye: introducing the pupil old/new effect
    Melissa L H Võ
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Psychophysiology 45:130-40. 2008
    ..We therefore argue that the pupil old/new effect is not only able to mirror memory retrieval processes, but also reflects modulation by an emotion-induced recognition bias...
  9. doi request reprint Acquired affective associations induce emotion effects in word recognition: an ERP study
    Nathalie Fritsch
    Department of Psychology, Experimental Psychology and Methods, Ruhr University of Bochum, Germany
    Brain Lang 124:75-83. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint The pseudohomophone effect: evidence for an orthography-phonology-conflict
    Benny B Briesemeister
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 455:124-8. 2009
    ..This can be seen as evidence for (partial) semantic activation through pseudohomophones. Taken together, the results provide strong multi-method evidence for the conflict account of the pseudohomophone effect...
  11. doi request reprint Discrete emotion norms for nouns: Berlin affective word list (DENN-BAWL)
    Benny B Briesemeister
    Department of Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195, Berlin, Germany
    Behav Res Methods 43:441-8. 2011
    ..Data have been archived at www.fu-berlin.de/allgpsy/DENN-BAWL...
  12. ncbi request reprint Processing of face identity in the affective flanker task: a diffusion model analysis
    Christina J Mueller
    Experimental Psychology and Methods, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Universitatsstrase 150, 44780, Bochum, Germany
    Psychol Res 80:963-973. 2016
    ..In the present study, there is no evidence that the processing of the face identity attracts sufficient attention to interfere with the affective evaluation of the target and flanker faces...
  13. pmc Discrete emotion effects on lexical decision response times
    Benny B Briesemeister
    Allgemeine und Neurokognitive Psychologie, Free University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    PLoS ONE 6:e23743. 2011
    ..We interpret this result as evidence for discrete emotion effects in visual word recognition that cannot be explained by the two dimensional affective space account...
  14. doi request reprint An extension of olfactometry methods: An expandable, fully automated, mobile, MRI-compatible olfactometer
    Anne Kathrin Bestgen
    Department of Psychology, Ruhr University Bochum, Universitatsstrase 150, 44801 Bochum, Germany Electronic address
    J Neurosci Methods 261:85-96. 2016
    ..fMRI experiments on olfaction offer new insights into the complex, but in contrast to other sensory systems, less studied cognition of odors. To perform these experiments is still a challenge...
  15. ncbi request reprint The Temporal Pole Top-Down Modulates the Ventral Visual Stream During Social Cognition
    Corinna Pehrs
    Cluster of Excellence Languages of Emotion, 14195 Berlin, Germany Department of Education and Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, 14195 Berlin, Germany Dahlem Institute for Neuroimaging of Emotion, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Cereb Cortex . 2015
    ..The findings indicate that during social cognition, TP integrates information from different modalities and top-down modulates lower-level perceptual areas in the ventral visual stream as a function of integration demands...
  16. pmc How music alters a kiss: superior temporal gyrus controls fusiform-amygdalar effective connectivity
    Corinna Pehrs
    Cluster of Excellence Languages of Emotion, Freie Universitat Berlin, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, Germany, Department of Education and Psychology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, Germany, Dahlem Institute for Neuroimaging of Emotion, Freie Universitat Berlin, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, Germany, Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Campus Charite Mitte, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Stephanstrasse 1a, 04103 Leipzig, Germany, Department of Philosophy and Humanities, Freie Universitat Berlin, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, Germany, Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Leipzig, Liebigstrasse 18, 04103 Leipzig, Germany, Institute for Psychoacoustics and Electronic Music IPEM, Blandijnberg 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium and Department of Psychology, Paris
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:1770-8. 2014
    ..This mechanism was emotion-specific and more pronounced for sad music. Therefore, soundtrack valences may modulate emotion elicitation in movies by differentially changing preprocessed visual information to the amygdala. ..
  17. doi request reprint Occipital and orbitofrontal hemodynamics during naturally paced reading: an fNIRS study
    Markus J Hofmann
    Department of Psychology, University of Wuppertal, Max Horkheimer Str 20, 42119 Wuppertal, Germany Department of Psychology, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, Germany Dahlem Institute for Neuroimaging of Emotion D I N E, Free University Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    Neuroimage 94:193-202. 2014
    ..Finally, we discuss how a high temporal resolution can help future studies to disentangle the hemodynamic responses of single trials in such an ultra-rapid event succession as naturally paced reading...
  18. ncbi request reprint Picture-word matching: flexibility in conceptual memory and pupillary responses
    Elke van der Meer
    Department of Psychology, Humboldt University at Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Psychophysiology 40:904-13. 2003
    ..These findings support a two-step account of picture-word matching. First, the picture is categorized according to its concrete features. Second, amodal features are processed...
  19. doi request reprint Affective processing within 1/10th of a second: High arousal is necessary for early facilitative processing of negative but not positive words
    Markus J Hofmann
    Free University Berlin, Germany
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 9:389-97. 2009
    ..The ERP arousal effect appears to result from early lexico-semantic processing in high-arousal negative words...
  20. doi request reprint Emotions in reading: Dissociation of happiness and positivity
    Benny B Briesemeister
    Allgemeine und Neurokognitive Psychologie, Freie Universitat Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 15:287-98. 2015
    ..These results are interpreted as support for Panksepp's (1998) model and as an indicator of a semantic foundation of affective dimensions. ..
  21. doi request reprint Neural correlates of episodic memory: associative memory and confidence drive hippocampus activations
    Lars Kuchinke
    Ruhr University Bochum, Department of Psychology, Experimental Psychology and Methods, Universitatsstrase 150, 44801 Bochum, Germany Electronic address
    Behav Brain Res 254:92-101. 2013
    ..In contrast, left hippocampus followed a different activation pattern that was modulated by the amount of associations. This provides evidence for the role of the left hippocampus in associative memory. ..
  22. pmc Remembering words in context as predicted by an associative read-out model
    Markus J Hofmann
    Neurocognitive Psychology, Department of Psychology, Freie Universität Berlin Berlin, Germany
    Front Psychol 2:252. 2011
    ..Since many of the strongest associates reflect semantic relations to the presented word (e.g., synonymy), the AROM merges form-based aspects of meaning representation with meaning relations between words...
  23. doi request reprint OGAMA (Open Gaze and Mouse Analyzer): open-source software designed to analyze eye and mouse movements in slideshow study designs
    Adrian Vosskühler
    Freie Universitat, Berlin, Germany
    Behav Res Methods 40:1150-62. 2008
    ..Data output is provided that can be used directly with different statistical software packages. Because it is open source, one can easily adapt it to suit one's needs...
  24. doi request reprint Emotion word recognition: discrete information effects first, continuous later?
    Benny B Briesemeister
    Freie Universitat Berlin, Allgemeine und Neurokognitive Psychologie, Center for Applied Neuroscience, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    Brain Res 1564:62-71. 2014
    ..These results are interpreted as evidence for a sequential processing of affective information, with discrete emotions being the basis for later dimensional appraisal processes. ..
  25. pmc Emotional picture and word processing: an FMRI study on effects of stimulus complexity
    Lorna H Schlochtermeier
    Cluster of Excellence Languages of Emotion, Freie Universitat Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e55619. 2013
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  26. pmc Caffeine improves left hemisphere processing of positive words
    Lars Kuchinke
    Department of Psychology, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e48487. 2012
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Absolute pitch and pupillary response: effects of timbre and key color
    Kathrin B Schlemmer
    Department of Psychology, Humboldt University at Berlin, Germany
    Psychophysiology 42:465-72. 2005
    ..Peak dilation of the pupil differed significantly between absolute pitch possessors and nonpossessors. The observed effects point to the importance of learning factors in the acquisition of absolute pitch...
  28. doi request reprint Individual differences in emotion word processing: A diffusion model analysis
    Christina J Mueller
    Experimental Psychology and Methods, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Universitatsstrase 150, 44780, Bochum, Germany
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 16:489-501. 2016
    ..The findings emphasize that a significant amount of variance in emotion processing is explained by individual differences in behavioral data. ..
  29. doi request reprint What our eyes tell us about feelings: Tracking pupillary responses during emotion regulation processes
    Valerie L Kinner
    Department of Cognitive Psychology, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    Psychophysiology . 2017
    ..Our data thus provide first evidence that the pupillary response might comprise two distinct temporal components reflecting cognitive emotion regulation effort on the one hand and emotion regulation success on the other hand...