Dr. Andreas Löw

Dr. Andreas Löw
Email Address
Postal Address

Postfach 700822
22008 Hamburg

Phone Number
040 6541 2878
Visiting Address

Holstenhofweg 85
22043 Hamburg

Gebäude H 1, Raum 2325

Laboratory Head Psychology


Frey, J. D., Wendt, M., Löw, A., Möller, S., Zölzer, U., & Jacobsen, T. (2017). Changes in room acoustics elicit a mismatch negativity in the absence of overall interaural intensity differences. Neuroscience Letters, 640, 13-20.

Jost, K., Wendt, M., Luna-Rodriguez, A., Löw, A., & Jacobsen, T. (2017). Strategic control over extent and timing of distractor-based response activation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 43(2), 326-333.

Löw, A., Weymar, M., & Hamm, A.O. (in press). When threat is near get out of here: Dynamics of defensive behavior during freezing and active avoidance. Psychological Science.

Michalowski, J. M., Pané-Farré, C. A., Löw, A., & Hamm, A. O. (2015). Brain dynamics of visual attention during anticipation and encoding of threat-and safe-cues in spider-phobic individuals. Social cognitive and affective neuroscience, nsv002.

Wirkner, J., Loew, A., Hamm, A. O., & Weymar, M. (2015). New learning following reactivation in the human brain: Targeting emotional memories through rapid serial visual presentation. Neurobiology of learning and memory, 119, 63-68.

Alius, M. G., Pané‐Farré, C. A., Löw, A., & Hamm, A. O. (2015). Modulation of the blink reflex and P3 component of the startle response during an interoceptive challenge. Psychophysiology, 52(1), 140-148.

Jaworek, A., Weymar, M., Löw, A., & Hamm, A. O. (2014). Brain potentials reflecting spontaneous retrieval of emotional long-term memories. Cognitive neuroscience, 5(3-4), 168-176.

Löw, A., Bradley, M. M., and Lang, P. J. (2013). Perceptual processing of natural scenes at rapid rates: Effects of complexity, content, and emotional arousal. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 13(4), 860-868.

Weymar, M., Gerdes, A. B. M., Löw, A., Alpers, G. W., and Hamm, A. O. (2013). Specific fear modulates attentional selectivity during visual search: electrophysiological insights from the N2pc. Psychophysiology, 50(2),139-48.

Wirkner, J., Weymar, M., Löw, A., and Hamm, A. O. (2013). Effects of Pre-Encoding Stress on Brain Correlates Associated with the LongTerm Memory for Emotional Scenes. PLoS ONE, 8(9), e68212.

Michalowski, J. M., Pané-Farré, C., Löw, A., Weymar, M., and Hamm, A. O. (2012). Modulation of the ERP repetition effects during exposure to phobia-relevant and other affective pictures in spider phobia. International journal of psychophysiology, 85(1), 55-61.

Weymar, M., Schwabe, L., Löw, A., and Hamm, A. O. (2012). Stress sensitizes the brain: increased processing of unpleasant pictures after exposure to acute stress. Journal of cognitive neuroscience, 24(7), 1511-1518.

Wangelin, B. C., Löw, A., McTeague, L. M., Bradley, M. M., and Lang, P. J. (2011). Aversive picture processing: effects of a concurrent task on sustained defensive system engagement. Psychophysiology, 48(1), 112-116.

Weymar, M., Löw, A., and Hamm, A. O. (2011a). Emotional memories are resilient to time: evidence from the parietal ERP old/new effect. Human brain mapping, 32(4), 632-40.

Weymar, M., Löw, A., Ohman, A., and Hamm, A. O. (2011b). The face is more than its parts–brain dynamics of enhanced spatial attention to schematic threat. NeuroImage, 58(3), 946-954.

Neumann, N., Dubischar-Krivec, A. M., Braun, C., Löw, A., Poustka, F., Bölte, S., and Birbaumer, N. (2010). The mind of the mnemonists: an MEG and neuropsychological study of autistic memory savants. Behavioural brain research, 215(1), 114-121.

Weymar, M., Löw, A., Modess, C., Engel, G., Gründling, M., Petersmann, A., Siegmund, W., and Hamm, A. O. (2010a). Propranolol selectively blocks the enhanced parietal old/new effect during long-term recollection of unpleasant pictures: a high density ERP study. NeuroImage, 49(3), 2800-2806.

Weymar, M., Löw, A., Schwabe, L., and Hamm, A. O. (2010b). Brain dynamics associated with recollective experiences of emotional events. Neuroreport, 21(12), 827-831.

Weymar, M., Löw, A., Melzig, C. A., and Hamm, A. O. (2009). Enhanced long-term recollection for emotional pictures: evidence from highdensity ERPs. Psychophysiology, 46(6), 1200-7.

Löw, A., Lang, P. J., Smith, J. C., and Bradley, M. M. (2008). Both predator and prey: emotional arousal in threat and reward. Psychological science, 19(9), 865-873.

Pastor, M. C., Bradley, M. M., Löw, A., Versace, F., Moltó, J., and Lang, P. J. (2008). Affective picture perception: emotion, context, and the late positive potential. Brain research, 1189, 145-151.

Bradley, M. M., Hamby, S., Löw, A., and Lang, P. J. (2007). Brain potentials in perception: picture complexity and emotional arousal. Psychophysiology, 44(3), 364-373.

Löw, A., Rockstroh, B., Elbert, T., Silberman, Y., and Bentin, S. (2006). Disordered semantic representation in schizophrenic temporal cortex revealed by neuromagnetic response patterns. BMC psychiatry, 6, 23.

Smith, J. C., Löw, A., Bradley, M. M., and Lang, P. J. (2006). Rapid picture presentation and affective engagement. Emotion, 6(2), 208-214.

Löw, A., Bentin, S., Rockstroh, B., Silberman, Y., Gomolla, A., Cohen, R., and Elbert, T. (2003). Semantic categorization in the human brain: spatiotemporal dynamics revealed by magnetoencephalography. Psychological science, 14(4), 367-372.

Löw, A., Rockstroh, B., Harsch, S., Berg, P., and Cohen, R. (2000). Event-related potentials in a working-memory task in schizophrenics and controls. Schizophrenia research, 46(2-3), 175-186.

Löw, A., Rockstroh, B., Cohen, R., Hauk, O., Berg, P., and Maier, W. (1999). Determining working memory from ERP topography. Brain topography, 12(1), 39-47.


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