From December 14-16th, 2017, the lab visited the Nederlandse Vereniging voor Psychonomie Congress in Egmond aan Zee. We had quite a strong presence with many talks and posters: Marieke organised the symposium "Clarifying the cognitive mechanisms underlying mind wandering", with speakers Jonathan Smallwood, Klaus Linkenkaer-Hansen and Marieke (who gave the talk "Using computational modeling of… Continue reading Lab visits the Nederlandse Vereniging voor Psychonomie Congress in Egmond aan Zee
Marieke's research was featured in a recent issue of Dagblad van het Noorden which described Wanda Kuiper's ballet school where she dances, but also interviewed her about the benefits of dance for health.
Recently, the lab's work was presented on Dutch radio twice. On October 6th, Marieke was interviewed for the program EenVandaag on Radio 1. On November 8th, Marieke was interviewed about her recent paper about the mindfulness hype for the program Nieuws and Co on Radio 1.
Marieke and Stefan presented their work at the BNAIC conference that took place on November 8th and 9th in Groningen. Marieke gave a talk entitled "Tracking Perceptual and Memory Decisions by Decoding Brain Activity" and Stefan presented his poster "Distracted in a Demanding Task: A Classification Study with Artificial Neural Networks" The full papers can… Continue reading Marieke and Stefan present their work at BNAIC (Groningen)
Marieke went to China from Oct 13th-22nd to present the University of Groningen at the International Graduate Student Fair. While there, she also gave the talk "Working memory and brain oscillations: a bell-and-hammer model" at the Chinese Academy of Sciences - Psychology. She visited Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence colleagues at Beihang University, University of… Continue reading Marieke visits China and India