Prof. Dr. Claus Lamm


Prof. Dr. Lamm studierte Psychologie an der Universität Wien, wo er auch 2001 promovierte. In seiner Dissertation beschäftigte er sich mit dem räumlichem Vorstellungsvermögen. Seitdem forscht er im jungen Feld der Sozialen Neurowissenschaften. Seit September 2010 hat Prof. Dr. Lamm die Professor für Biologische Psychologie an der Fakultät für Psychologie der Universität Wien inne.

Neurowissenschaften Allgemein


Position / Tätigkeit:
Professor - Biologische Psychologie an der Fakultät füt Psychologie


Publikationen in Fachjournalen

Alexopoulos, J., Pfabigan, D., Lamm, C., Bauer, H., Fischmeister, F.P.S. (2012). Do we care about the powerless third? An ERP study of the three- person ultimatum game. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 6(59), 1-9.

Pfabigan, D., Alexopoulos, J., Bauer, H., Lamm, C., Sailer, U. (2011). All about the money ? External performance monitoring is affected by monetary, but not by socially conveyed feedback cues in more antisocial individuals. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 5(100).

Hein, G.*, Lamm, C.*, Brodbeck, C., Singer, T. (2011). Skin conductance response to other?s pain predicts later costly helping. PloS One, e22759

Ugazio, G., Lamm, C., Singer, T. (2011). The role of emotion for moral judgments depends on the type of emotion and moral scenario. Emotion, in press.

Yamada, M., Lamm, C., Decety, J. (2011). Pleasing frowns, disappointing smiles ? an ERP investigation of counterempathy. Emotion, 11(6), 1336- 1345.

Lamm, C., Decety, J., Singer, T. (2011). Meta-analytic evidence for common and distinct neural networks associated with directly experienced pain and empathy for pain. NeuroImage, 54(3), 2492-2502.

Perry, A., Bentin, S., Ben-Ami Bartal, I., Lamm, C., Decety, J. (2010). „Feeling“ the pain of those who are different from us ?modulation of EEG in the mu/alpha range. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 10(4), 493-504.

Lamm, C., Singer, T. (2010). The role of anterior insular cortex in social emotions. Brain Structure and Function, 214(5-6), 579-591. (review)

Lamm, C., Meltzoff, A.N., & Decety, J. (2010). How do we empathize with someone who is not like us? A functional magnetic resonance imaging study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 22(2), 362-376.

Singer, T.*, Lamm, C.* (2009). The social neuroscience of empathy. Annals of the New York Academy of Science, 1156, 81-96. (review; * equal contributions).

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