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03-01-2018 Congratulations to Senne Braem who has been named as one of the APS 2017 Rising Stars
04-12-2017 Kerensa tiberghien obtainded her PhD title with her thesis "Cognitive control processes as determinant of arithmetic skill"
30-11-2017 The FWO grants have been announced. Congratulations to Nico Boehler and Ruth Krebs and Wim Fias
30-11-2017 Double congratulations for Frederick Verbruggen, who not only obtained an ERC consolidator grant on “Control of Impulsive Action”, but has also been elected member of the Youth Academy of Europe.
16-11-2017 Martyn Teuchies obtained his PhD title with the thesis "Interactions of conscious and unconscious processes in decision making"
25-10-2017 Carsten Bundt obtained his PhD title with the thesis "Activation and modulation of automatic response tendencies"
02-10-2017 Muhammet Ikbal Sahan obtained his PhD title with the thesis “Selection mechanisms in working memory: a neurocognitive approach.”
21-09-2017 Klaas Bombeke obtained his PhD title with the thesis “Early sensory attention and pupil size in cognitive control: an EEG approach.”
23-08-2017 Calderon, C.B., Dewulf, M., Gevers, W., & Verguts, T. (PNAS, in press). Continuous track paths reveal additive evidence integration in multi-step decision making.
12-06-2017 Maya De Belder obtained her PhD title with the thesis “Coding serial position in working memory in the healthy and demented brain.”
31-05-2017 Congratulations to Davide Rigoni for his PNAS article "Free Will Beliefs Predict Attitudes toward Unethical Behavior and Criminal Punishment: A Global Analysis"
22-05-2017 Zachary Langford obtained his PhD title with the thesis "The role of attention and motivation in proactive cognitive control processes"
04-05-2017 Second special lecture in the series of Van Biervliet lectures: (8 June 2017) Professor Ole Jensen (Birmingham University, UK) will talk about the role of alpha an gamma activity in information processing.
09-03-2017 First special lecture in the series of Van Biervliet lectures: (13/04/2017) Professor Russell Poldrack (Stanford University) will talk about the future of fMRI in cognitive neuroscience
03-02-2017 Michel Quak obtained his PhD title with the thesis “The influence of auditory and contextual representations on visual working memory.”
30-01-2017 Clio Janssens obtained her PhD title with the thesis “The time course of cognitive control: behavioral and EEG studies.”