Thesis topic proposal
István Hernádi
Behavioral and psychophysiological correlates of human cognition in healthy and diseased states


Institute: University of Pécs
Doctoral School of Psychology

Thesis supervisor: István Hernádi
Location of studies (in Hungarian): University of Pécs, Doctoral School of Psychology
Abbreviation of location of studies: PTE

Description of the research topic:

The main purpose of the research is to seek psychophysiological correlates of higher order cognitive functions such as perception of abstract information, anticipation, reward valuation and decision making. Possible applied research areas: neurocognitive effects of non-ionising electromagnetic fields; investigation of the effects of psychoactive agents on cognitive processigng. Technical background: high performance electroencephalography (EEG), electromyography (EMG), electrocardiography (EKG), eye movement control, formal behavioral paradigms.

Recommended language skills (in Hungarian): angol
Number of students who can be accepted: 2

Deadline for application: 2017-05-31

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