Prof. Christian Fiebach

Department of Psychology
Cognitive Neuroscience Lab
Grüneburgplatz 1, PEG
60323 Frankfurt am Main

Tel 069-798-35334


Scientific Focus

Neural Organization of Higher Cognitive Functions: Language, Working Memory, Cognitive Flexibility and Stability, Intelligence; Neurocognition of Individual Differences


Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)
Electroencephalography (EEG)
Magnetoencephalography (MEG)

Selected Publications

Armbruster-Genc, D. J. N., Ueltzhöffer, K., & Fiebach, C. J. (2016). Neural variability differentially affects cognitive flexibility and cognitive stability. Journal of Neuroscience, 36, 3978-3987.

Basten, U., Hilger, K., & Fiebach, C. J. (2015). Where smart brains are different: A meta-analysis of brain imaging studies on intelligence. Intelligence, 51, 10-27.

Ekman, M., Derrfuss, J., Tittgemeyer, M., & Fiebach, C. J. (2012). Predicting errors from reconfiguration patterns in human brain networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109, 16714-16719.

Basten, U., Biele, G., Heekeren, H., & Fiebach, C. J. (2010). How the brain integrates costs and benefits during decision making. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, E-Publication, November 30, 2010.

Fiebach, C. J., Rissman, J., & D’Esposito, M. (2006). Modulation of inferotemporal cortex during verbal working memory maintenance. Neuron, 51, 251-261.

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