Human Factors and Applied Cognition
PsychologyThe College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Patrick Weis

Patrick Weis

Patrick Weis

Human Factors and Applied Cognition

Patrick Weis is a first year doctoral student working with Dr. Eva Wiese in the Social Robotics and Embodied Cognition lab. His research interests include psychophysiology, improving human-technology-interfaces, and embodied cognition. Patrick received a B.Sc. in Psychology from Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Germany. He also received a M.Sc. in Neural and Behavioural Sciences from the International Max Planck Research School of Neural and Behavioural Sciences and the University of Tuebingen, Germany. He worked with labs in the fields of multimodal integration, sleep-dependent
memory consolidation, early vision, language processing, and human-computer-interaction. During that work he enjoyed employing diverse methods including ECG, EDA measurement, EEG, Eye-Tracking, fEMG, Psychophysics, Wrist Acceleration Measurement, and EMS.

Publications and Presentations

Feld, G.B., Weis, P.P., & Born, J. (manuscript in preparation). The Limited Capacity of Sleep-Dependent Memory Consolidation.

Weis, P.P., & Herbert, C. (manuscript in preparation). Bodily Reaction Patterns during Word Reading Encode Emotional Valence and Personal Reference.

Weis, P. P., & Herbert, C. (2015, March). Bodily reactions during reading of emotion words differentiate good from bad and self from other: Evidence from facial muscle activity, heart rate, and electrodermal activity. Poster session presented at the 57th Conference of Experimental Psychologists, Hildesheim, Germany.

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