Dr. Ruth Laub

Building D   Room 404
Phone: +49 (0)651 201 2941
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Consultation by appointment

Biographic Sketch

since April 2019
Post-Doc position, University of Trier, Department of Cognitive Psychology, Prof. Dr. Christian Frings

April 2019
PhD, University of Trier.
Title of the dissertation: Integration and Retrieval in Action Control: Taking a closer look at the processes contributing to the binding of irrelevant information.

April 2016 - April 2019
Research Assistant (PhD student), Department of Cognitive Psychology, Prof. Dr. Christian Frings, University of Trier

2014 - 2016
Master of Science in Psychology, University of Trier
Master’s Thesis: It is binding and not retrieval. The influence of color similarity on distractor-response binding and response retrieval.
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Christian Frings and Dr. Birte Moeller, University of Trier

2010 - 2014
Bachelor of Science in Psychology, University of Trier

Research Interests

• Perception and Action Planing

• Distractor-Response Binding

 

Publications

Journal articles (peer-reviewed)

Laub, R., & Frings, C. (2020). Why star retrieves scar: Binding and retrieval of perceptual distractor features. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 46, 350-363. doi 10.1037/xlm0000726.

Laub, R., & Frings, C. (2018). Distractor-based Retrieval in Action Control: The Influence of Encoding Specificity. Psychological Research, 1-9. doi 10.1007/s00426-018-1082-8.

Singh, T., Laub, R., Burgard, J. P., & Frings, C. (2018). Disentangling Inhibition-based And Retrieval-based After-Effects of Distractors: Cognitive Versus Motor Processes. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 44, 797-805.doi10.1037/xhp0000496.

Laub, R., Frings, C., & Moeller, B. (2018). Dissecting Stimulus-Response Binding Effects: Grouping By Color Separately Impacts Integration And Retrieval Processes. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 80, 1474-1488. doi 10.3758/s13414-018-1526-7.

Talks / Posters

Laub, R. & Frings, C. (2019). Der Einfluss von Perceptual Load auf Bindungsprozesse. Talk at the 52nd Herbsttreffen experimentelle Kognitionspsychologie (HExKoP), 18th - 20th October 2019. Hildesheim, Germany.

Laub, R. & Frings, C. (2018). Grouping beats salience: Competition for the integration of salient and non-salient distractors. Talk at the 7th Doktorandenworkshop Allgemeine Psychologie (A-Dok), 13th - 15th July 2018. Mainz, Germany.

Laub, R., Moeller, B., & Frings, C. (2018) Time will tell: Binding and retrieval of temporal distractors. Talk at the 60th Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen (TeaP), 12th - 14th March 2018, Marburg, Germany.

Laub, R. & Frings, C. (2017). Binding and retrieval of perceptual distractor features. Talk at the 50th Herbsttreffen experimentelle Kognitionspsychologie (HExKoP), 3rd - 5th November 2017. Ulm, Germany.

Freitag, R. (2017). Einflussfaktoren auf distraktorbasierte Abrufprozesse: Stimulusintensität und Stimulussalienz. Talk at the 6th Doktorandenworkshop Allgemeine Psychologie (A-Dok), 30th June - 2nd July 2017. Ulm, Germany.

Freitag, R., Moeller, B., & Frings, C., (2017) Two principles of retrieval function in binding: Stimulus intensity and encoding specificity. Talk at the 59th Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen (TeaP), 27th - 29th March 2017. Dresden, Germany.

Singh, T., Freitag, R., Burgard, J. P., & Frings, C. (2017). Distractor-response retrieval effects are driven by motor processes. Talk at the 59th Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen (TeaP), 27th - 29th March 2017. Dresden, Germany.

Freitag, R., Moeller, B., & Frings, C. (2016). Viel hilft viel? Der Einfluss der Distraktoranzahl auf den Distraktor-Reaktionsbindungseffekt. Talk at the 49th Herbsttreffen experimentelle Kognitionspsychologie (HExKoP), 4th - 6th November 2016. Tübingen, Germany.

Freitag, R., Mast, F., Frings, C., & Moeller, B. (2016) The influence of color similarity on distractor-response binding and response retrieval. Talk at the 58th Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen (TeaP), 21st - 23rd March 2016, Heidelberg, Germany.

Freitag, R., Mast, F., Frings, C., & Moeller, B. (2015). It is binding and not retrieval: The influence of color similarity on distractor-response binding and response retrieval. Talk at the 48th Herbsttreffen experimentelle Kognitionspsychologie (HExKoP), 13th - 15th November 2015. Kaiserslautern, Germany.