We are interested in cognitive and affective processes and how they are influenced by stress.
New paper on the impact of cortisol on the neural correlates of stimulus-based extinction generalization
Are you curious about the results? Click here to check out the new publication by Bianca Hagedorn, Oliver Wolf and Christian Merz.
Sense of smell
Anika Pützer recorded a podcast (in German) for the Brain Café. If you want to know more about our sense of smell, click here.
The DFG has granted a new research group "Affective and cognitive mechanisms of specific internet-use disorders". Prof. Dr. Oliver Wolf will investigate the effects of stress on cue reactivity in gaming disorder and pornography-use disorder.
successfully defended her PhD thesis entitled "Olfactory cues in associative learning, emotional memory, and stress".