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- Inhibition in cognitive control, inhibition in task switching
- Interaction of executive functions and emotions
- Action observation
Third-party funded research projects
- Project "The role of inhibition in human multitasking performance" [SCHU 3046/1-1]. Funded by German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG). Research grant within the Priority Program SPP 1772 "Human performance under multiple cognitive task requirements: From basic mechanisms to optimized task scheduling". 2015 to 2018. http://www.spp1772.uni-freiburg.de/projects/inhibition
- Koch, I., Frings, C., & Schuch, S. (2017). Explaining response-repetition effects in task switching: Evidence from switching cue modality suggests episodic binding and response inhibition. Psychological Research, Online First.
- Schuch, S., Zweerings, J., Hirsch, P., & Koch, I. (2017). Conflict adaptation in positive and negative mood: Applying a success-failure manipulation. Acta Psychologica, 176, 11–22.
- Schuch, S., & Konrad, K. (2017). Investigating Task Inhibition in Children versus Adults: A diffusion model analysis. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 156, 143–167. Audioslides
- Schuch, S. (2016). Task inhibition and response inhibition in older versus younger adults: A diffusion model analysis. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 1722. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01722
- Schuch, S.* & Grange, J.A.* (2015). The Effect of N-3 on N-2 Repetition Costs in Task Switching. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 41, 760–767. *Both authors contributed equally to this work.
- Schuch, S. & Koch, I. (2015). Mood states influence cognitive control: The case of conflict adaptation. Psychological Research, 79, 759-772. DOI: 10.1007/s00426-014-0602-4
- Gade, M., Schuch, S., Druey, M., & Koch, I. (2014). Inhibitory control in task switching. In J. Grange & G. Houghton (Eds.), Task switching and cognitive control, pp.137-159. Oxford University Press.
- Lawo, V., Philipp, A.M., Schuch, S., & Koch, I. (2012). The role of task preparation and task inhibition in age-related task-switching deficits. Psychology and Aging, 27, 1130-1137. doi: 10.1037/a0027455
- Schuch, S., Werheid, K. & Koch, I. (2012). Flexible and inflexible tasks: Asymmetric interference when switching between emotional expression, sex, and age classification of perceived faces. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 65, 994-1005. DOI:10.1080/17470218.2011.638721
- Koch, I., Schuch, S., Vu, K.-P., & Proctor, R. W. (2011). Response-repetition effects in task switching—Dissociating effects of anatomical and spatial response discriminability. Acta Psychologica, 136, 399-404. DOI:10.1016/j.actpsy.2011.01.006
- Bayliss, A.P., Schuch, S., & Tipper, S.P. (2010). Gaze cuing elicited by emotional faces is influenced by affective context. Visual Cognition, 18, 1214-1232.
- Koch, I., Gade, M., Schuch, S., & Philipp, A. M. (2010). The role of inhibition in task switching – A review. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 17, 1-14.
- Schuch, S., Bayliss, A.P., Klein, C., & Tipper, S.P. (2010). Attention modulates motor system activation during action observation: Evidence for inhibitory rebound. Experimental Brain Research, 205, 235-249.
- Schuch, S., & Koch, I. (2010). Response-repetition effects in task switching with and without response execution. Acta Psychologica, 135. 302-309. DOI: 10.1016/j.actpsy.2010.07.016
- Schuch, S. & Tipper, S.P. (2007). On observing another person’s actions: Influences of observed inhibition and errors. Perception & Psychophysics, 69, 828-837.
- Kiefer, M., Schuch, S., Schenck, W. & Fiedler, K. (2007). Emotional mood states modulate brain activity during episodic memory encoding. Cerebral Cortex, 17, 1516-1530.
- Kiefer, M., Schuch, S., Schenck, W. & Fiedler, K. (2007). Emotion and memory: Event-related potential indices predictive for subsequent sucessful memory depend on the emotional mood state. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 3(3), 363-373.
- Schuch, S. & Koch, I. (2006). Task switching and action sequencing. Psychological Research, 70(6), 526-540.
- Schuch, S. & Koch, I. (2004). The costs of changing the representation of action: Response repetition and response-response compatibility in dual tasks. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 30(3), 566-582.
- Schuch, S. & Koch, I. (2003). The role of response selection for inhibition of task sets in task shifting. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 29(1), 92-105.
- Koch, I., Metin, B., & Schuch, S. (2003). The role of temporal unpredictability for process interference and code overlap in perception-action dual tasks. Psychological Research, 67(4), 244-252.