Jones, B. C., Hahn, A. C., Fisher, C. I., Wang, H., Kandrik, M., Lao, J., Han, C., ... & DeBruine, L. M. (2018). No evidence that more physically attractive women have higher estradiol or progesterone. bioRxiv, 136515.

Lakens, D., Adolfi, F. G., Albers, C. J., Anvari, F., Apps, M. A. J., Argamon, S. E., … Zwaan, R. A. (2017). Justify Your Alpha: A Response to “Redefine Statistical Significance”. PsyArXiv Preprint. 10.17605/OSF.IO/9S3Y6

Eulerich, M., Theis, JC., Lao, J., & Ramon, M. (2017) Do Fine Feathers Make a Fine Bird? The Influence of Attractiveness on Fraud-Risk Judgments by Internal Auditors. Available at SSRN:

Lao, J. (2016). Reproducible Research with End-to-end Machine Inference Using Deep Learning and Bayesian Statistics. Journal of Brief Ideas. doi: 10.5281/zenodo.203086

Journal Articles

Malaspina, M., Albonico, A., Lao, J., Caldara, R., & Daini, R. (in press). Mapping self-face recognition strategies in congenital prosopagnosia. Neuropsychology.

Turano, M. T.1, Lao, J.1, Richoz, A-R., de Lissa, P., Degosciu, S. B., Viggiano, M. P., & Caldara, R. (2017). Fear boosts the early neural coding of faces. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. doi: 10.1093/scan/nsx110. [PDF]

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Stoll, C., Palluel-Germain, R., Caldara, R., Lao, J., Dye, M. W. G., Aptel, F., & Pascalis, O. (2017). Face Recognition is Shaped by the Use of Sign Language. Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education. doi: 10.1093/deafed/enx034. [PDF]

Papinutto, M., Lao, J., Ramon, M., Caldara, R., & Miellet, S. (2017). The Facespan—the perceptual span for face recognition. Journal of Vision, 17(5):16. doi: 10.1167/17.5.16. [PDF] [Supplementary Information]

Garcia-Burgos, D., Lao, J., Munsch, S., & Caldara, R. (2017). Visual attention to food cues is differentially modulated by gustatory-hedonic and post-ingestive attributes. Food Research International, 97, 199-208. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2017.04.011. [PDF]

Lao, J., Miellet, S., Pernet, C., Sokhn, N., & Caldara, R. (2017). iMap4: An Open Source Toolbox for the Statistical Fixation Mapping of Eye Movement data with Linear Mixed Modeling. Behavior Research Methods, 49, 559-575. doi: 10.3758/s13428-016-0737-x. [PDF]

Ruffieux, N.1, Ramon, M.1, Lao, J.1, Colombo, F., Stacchi, L., Borruat, FX., Accolla, E., Annoni JM., & Caldara, R. (2016). Residual Perception of Biological Motion in Cortical Blindness. Neuropsychologia, 93, 301-311, doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2016.11.009. [PDF]

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Geangu, E.1, Ichikawa, H.1, Lao, J.1, Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & Caldara, R.2, & Turati, C2. (2016). Culture shapes 7-month-olds perceptual strategies in discriminating facial expressions of emotion. Current Biology, 26, R663–R664. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2016.05.072. [PDF] [Supplementary Information]

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Bovet, J., Lao, J., Bartholomée, O., Caldara, R., & Raymond, M. (2016). Mapping female bodily features of attractiveness. Scientific Reports, 6, 18551. doi: 10.1038/srep18551. [PDF] [Supplementary Information]

Miellet, S., Lao, J., & Caldara, R. (2014). An appropriate use of iMap produces correct statistical results: a reply to McManus (2013)“iMAP and iMAP2 produce erroneous statistical maps of eye-movement differences”. Perception, 43, 451-457. doi: 10.1068/p7682. [PDF]

Lao, J., Vizioli, L., & Caldara, R. (2013). Culture modulates the temporal dynamics of global/local processing. Culture and Brain, 1(2), 158-174. doi:10.1007/s40167-013-0012-2. [PDF]

Romeo, M., Vizioli, L., Breukink, M., Aganloo, K., Lao, J., Cotrufo, S., Caldara, R., & Morley, S. (2013). A Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Paradigm to Identify Distinct Cortical Areas of Facial Function: A Reliable Localizer. Plastic and reconstructive surgery, 131(4), 527e-533e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3182818b68. [PDF]

Miellet, S., Zhou, X., He, L., Lao, J., & Caldara, R. (2012). When East meets West: gaze-contingent Blindspots abolish cultural diversity in eye movements for faces. Journal of Eye Movement Research, 5, 1-12. doi: 10.16910/jemr.5.2.5. [PDF]

Zhou, X., He, L., Yang, Q., Lao, J., & Baumeister, R. F. (2012). Control deprivation and styles of thinking. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 102(3), 460. doi: 10.1037/a0026316. [PDF]