Cognition & Decision Making Lab


Lab Director


Christian Luhmann (CV)

Christian is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at Stony Brook University. His interests include high-level cognition, specifically decision making and learning. The lab employs a variety of methods to investigate these topics including behavior, neuroimaging (fMRI), electroencephalography (EEG), and computational modeling.



PhD Students


Pei-Pei Liu (CV)

Pei-Pei is a sixth-year graduate student. She is interested in the cognitive processes that underlie learning.


Michael Bixter (CV)

Michael is a fifth-year graduate student. He is interested in the psychological processes that underlie economic and financial decision-making.


Elizabeth Trimber (CV)

Elizabeth is a fourth-year graduate student. She is interested in the interaction between cognition and emotion.


Kodi Arfer

Kodi is a fourth-year graduate student. He is interested in motivational influences on decision-making and Bayesian data analysis.


Vasiliy Safin (CV)

Vasiliy is a fourth-year graduate student primarily working in the lab of Howie Rachlin. He is interested in decision-making.


Phil Loatman

Phil is a first-year graduate student who has just joined the lab.



MA Students


Kelli Johnson




Research Assistants


Erika Aust

Jinah Lee

Qin Zhan

 
  
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