Highlighted Publications

Chen, Q., Zhang, J., Xu, X., Scheepers, C., Yang, Y. and Tanenhaus, M. K. (2016) Prosodic expectations in silent reading: ERP evidence from rhyme scheme and semantic congruence in classic Chinese poems. Cognition, 154, 11 – 21. (doi:10.1016/j.cognition.2016.05.007)

Diaz, J. A., Queirazza, F. and Philiastides, M. G. (2017) Perceptual learning alters post-sensory processing in human decision making. Nature Human Behaviour, 1, 0035. (doi:10.1038/s41562-016-0035)

Hahn, A. C., Fisher, C. I., Cobey, K. D., DeBruine, L. M. and Jones, B. C. (2016) A longitudinal analysis of women’s salivary testosterone and intrasexual competitiveness. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 64, 117-122. (doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2015.11.014)

Jack, R. E., Crivelli, C. and Wheatley, T. (2017) Data-driven methods to diversify knowledge of human psychology. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, (doi:10.1016/j.tics.2017.10.002)

Jack, R. E. and Schyns, P. G. (2017) Toward a social psychophysics of face communication. Annual Review of Psychology, 68, pp. 269-297. (doi:10.1146/annurev-psych-010416-044242)

Jack, R. E., Sun, W., Delis, I., Garrod, O. G. B. and Schyns, P. G. (2016) Four not six: revealing culturally common facial expressions of emotion. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 145(6), pp. 708-730. (doi:10.1037/xge0000162)

Jones, B. C., Hahn, A. C., Fisher, C., Wang, H., Kandrik, M., Han, C., Fasolt, V., Morrison, D. K., Lee, A., Holzleitner, I. J., O’Shea, K. J., Roberts, S. C., Little, A. C. & DeBruine, L. M. (2018). No compelling evidence that preferences for facial masculinity track changes in women’s hormonal status. Psychological Science, in press. (doi:10.1177/0956797618760197)

Lages, M., Boyle, S. C. and Jenkins, R. (2017) Illusory increases in font size improve letter recognition. Psychological Science, 28(8), pp. 1180-1188. (doi:10.1177/0956797617705391)

Papies, E. K., Pronk, T. M., Keesman, M. and Barsalou, L. W. (2015) The benefits of simply observing: mindful attention modulates the link between motivation and behavior. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 108(1), pp. 148-170. (doi:10.1037/a0038032) (PMID:25347126)

Piwek, L., McKay, L. and Pollick, F. E. (2014) Empirical evaluation of the uncanny valley hypothesis fails to confirm the predicted effect of motion. Cognition, 130(3), pp. 271-277. (doi:10.1016/j.cognition.2013.11.001)

Popivanov, I. D., Schyns, P. G. and Vogels, R. (2016) Stimulus features coded by single neurons of a macaque body category selective patch. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 113(7), E2450-E2459. (doi:10.1073/pnas.1520371113)

Rychlowska, M., Jack, R.E., Garrod, O.G.B., Schyns, P.G., Martin, J. & Niedenthal, P.M. (2017). Functional smiles: Tools for love, sympathy, and war. Psychological Science. (doi: 10.1177/0956797617706082)

Tamariz, M., Ellison, T. M., Barr, D. J. and Fay, N. (2014) Cultural selection drives the evolution of human communication systems. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B: Biological Sciences, 281(1788), p. 20140488. (doi:10.1098/rspb.2014.0488)

Van Rijsbergen, N., Jaworska, K., Rousselet, G. A. and Schyns, P. G. (2014) With age comes representational wisdom in social signals. Current Biology, 24(23), pp. 2792-2796. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2014.09.075)