Mind & Brain Lab

Department of Psychology, University of Ljubljana

Students

Student teaching assistants

Nastja Tomat

Student teaching assistant
 

Education

2013-  Psychology (B. Sc.), University of Ljubljana

Ongoing research projects

Flexible cognitive control (behavioural and fMRI study)
Emotional oddball (EEG study)

Past projects    

Study of working memory with eye-tracker Response oddball (EEG study)

Research interests  

Cognitive neuroscience; cognition in clinical population; altered states of mind (meditation)

email: nastja.tomat@gmail.com

Graduate students (master's degree)

Tisa Frelih

 

Education

2014-  Psychology (M.Sc.), Univeristy of Ljubljana
2011-2014 Psychology (B.Sc.), Univeristy of Ljubljana   

Ongoing research projects

Working memory (CDA Sequential, CDA CAT, CDA 4-2)
- Cognitive control (CCCT)

Past projects    

Help with WM-EmCog; fMRI Oddball; SloLex

Research interests  

Synesthesia, brain and music, memory, sleep and sleep disorders, psychopathology and cognition, brain and sports, cognitive training, neuroeconomics.

email: tisa.frelih@gmail.com  

Andreja Špeh

 

Education

2016-  Psychology (M.Sc.), Univeristy of Ljubljana
2013-2016 Psychology (B.Sc.), Univeristy of Ljubljana   

Ongoing research projects

Help with the cognitive control study (CCCT)

Past projects    

Working memory study

Research interests  

Working memory, prospective memory, neuropsychology, cognition in clinical population

email: andrejaspeh@gmail.com  

Lucia Hraskova

 

Education

2010-2014 MA Film Studies, University of Glasgow [2012 - 2013 Erasmus at Sciences Po Paris]
2014 - MSc Cognitive Science, Comenius University Bratislava [2016-2017 Erasmus at University of Ljubljana]   

Ongoing research projects

Activation of the Mirror Neuron System by Emotional Facial Expressions
Visualising Emotions with EEG

Past projects    

Introverts vs. Extraverts: Comparison of Sensory Gating Function

Research interests  

cognitive neuroscience, emotions and cognition, empathy

email: lu.hraskova@gmail.com  

Janik Ježovnik

Education

2015- (in progress) Cognitive Science, University of Ljubljana
2010–2015 Primerjalno slovansko jezikoslovje, Splošno jezikoslovje (1. stopnja), Univerza v Ljubljani

Ongoing research projects

Lexical characteristics of Slovene language [SloLex]

Research interests

Cognitive and experimental approaches to the study of language; Speech disorders and aphasiology; Memory.

email: janikjezovnik@student.uni-lj.si

Anja Negovec

Education

2015-  M.A. Psychology, University of Ljubljana
2011-2015 B.A. Psychology, University of Ljubljana   

Ongoing research projects

  • Pomoč pri projektu Delovni spomin: CDA - CAT

Research interests

Spomin, kognitivne motnje, odločanje, nevrodegenerativne bolezni, nevropsihologija  

email: anja.negovec@gmail.com  

Undergraduate students

Žiga Bogataj

Education

2014- Psychology (undergraduate), University of Ljubljana

Ongoing research projects

Working memory

Research interests

Memory, perception, cognitive neuroscience.

email: bogataj95@gmail.com

Neža Vehar

Education

2013-  Psihologija (1. stopnja), Univerza v Ljubljani

Ongoing research projects

Preučevanje delovnega spomina s pomočjo EEG

Past research projects

Pomoč pri raziskavi Vpliv čustvenega presojanja na prostorski delovni spomin (sWM.UI)

Research interests

Spomin in branje, tehnike učenja; kognitivna nevroznanost.

email: neza.vehar@gmail.com  

Nina Omejc

Education

2013-  Biopsychology (B. Sc.), University of Primorska

Ongoing research projects

Helping with the visual working memory study, named CDA CAT / 42

Research Interests  

Validity, different methodology and usage of (EEG) neurofeedback. Also BCI technology.

email: nina.omejc@gmail.com

Other collaborators

Urša Malešič

Education

2012 - 2104 Research master in Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience (M.Sc.), Maastricht University
2007-2012 Psychology (univ.dipl.psih), University of Ljubljana

Ongoing research projects

Working memory
Cognitive control

Research interests

Cognitive impairments (in patients with psychosis), psychopathology, anhedonia, reward system

email: ursa.malesic@gmail.com

Mateja Klarič

Education

2016 BA in Psychology, Arizona State University

Ongoing research projects

Help with the research on resting state (fMRI in EEG)

Research interests

Effects of mindfulness and the use of online technologies in improvement of coping with various stress-related cognitive states.

email: matejaklaric0@gmail.com 

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