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Plank, I. S., Koehler, J. C., Nelson, A. M., Koutsouleris, N. & Falter-Wagner, C. M. (in rev.). Automated extraction of speech and turn-taking parameters in autism allows for diagnostic classification using a multivariable prediction model,
Plank, I. S., Traiger, L. S., Nelson, A., Köhler, J., Lang, S., Tepest, R., Vogeley, K, Georgescu, A. & Falter-Wagner, C. M. (in rev.). Impression formation and autism spectrum disorder: the role of interpersonal synchrony,

Koehler, J. C., Dong, M. S., Nelson, A. M., Fischer, S., Späth, J., Plank, I. S., Koutsouleris, N. & Falter-Wagner, C.
M. (in rev.). Machine learning classification of Autism Spectrum Disorder based on reciprocity in naturalistic social
interactions. medRxiv,

Plank, I. S., Christiansen, L.-N., Kunas, S. L., Dziobek, I. & Bermpohl, F. (2022). Mothers need more information to recognise associated emotions in child facial expressions. Cognition & Emotion, 1-14,

Plank, I. S., Attar, C. H., Kunas, S., Bermpohl, F. & Dziobek, I. (2022). Increased child-evoked activation in the precuneus during facial affect recognition in mothers. Human Brain Mapping, 43(9), 2911-2922,

Kunas, S., Bermpohl, F., Plank, I. S., Ströhle, A. & Stuke, H. (2022). Aversive drug cues reduce cigarette craving and increase prefrontal cortex activation during processing of cigarette cues in quitting motivated smokers. Addiction Biology, 27(1), e13091.

Kunas, S. L., Stuke, H., Plank, I. S., Laing, E. M., Bermpohl, F. & Ströhle, A. (2022). Neurofunctional alterations of cognitive down-regulation of craving in quitting motivated smokers. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors,

Plank, I. S., Hindi Attar, C., Kunas, S. L., Dziobek, I. & Bermpohl, F. (2021). Increased activation in the bilateral anterior insulae in response to others in pain in mothers compared to non-mothers. Scientific reports, 11(1), 1-12,

Plank, I. S., Hindi Attar, C., Kunas, S. L., Dziobek, I. & Bermpohl, F. (2021). Motherhood and theory of mind: increased activation in the posterior cingulate cortex and insulae. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 17(5), 470-481,

Plank I.S., von Thienen J.P.A. & Meinel C. (2021) The Neuroscience of Empathy: Research-Overview and Implications for Human-Centred Design. In: Meinel C., Leifer L. (eds) Design Thinking Research. Understanding Innovation. Springer, Cham.

von Thienen, J. P. A., Szymanski, C., Santuber, J., Plank, I. S., Rahman, S., Weinstein, T., Owoyele, B., Bauer, M. & Meinel, C. (2021). Neurodesign live. In H. Plattner, C. Meinel and L. Leifer (eds.), Design thinking research. Springer.

Neukel, C., Bermpohl, F., Kaess, M., Taubner, S., Boedeker, K., Williams, K., ... & Herpertz, S. C. (2021). Understanding and breaking the intergenerational cycle of abuse in families enrolled in routine mental health services: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial and two non-interventional trials investigating mechanisms of change within the UBICA II consortium. Trials, 22(1), 1-15.

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