Prof. Dr. med. Hartmut Schächinger
The Department of Clinical Psychophysiology is one out of three departments of the Institute of Psychobiology. The department's main duties consist of
- training of research students
- "in vivo" research of physiologic relations in humans, especially with respect to stress and excitation of the autonomic nervous system.
The department has available several entirely equipped psycho-physiologic laboratories.
Research: Startle, PPI, Eye blink Conditioning, Memory Research (especially stress effects on consolidation), influence of cortisol on cognitive functions