Publications

Journal Articles

Pezzulo, G., Donnarumma, F., Dindo, H., D’Ausilio, A., Konvalinka, I., Castelfranchi, C. (in press). The body talks: Sensorimotor communication and its brain and kinematic signatures. Physics of Life Reviews. 

Koban, L., Ramamoorthy, A., Konvalinka, I. (2019). Why do we fall into sync with others? Interpersonal synchronization and the brain’s optimization principle. Social Neuroscience, 14(1), p. 1-9.

Mygind, L., Stevenson, M. P., Liebst, L. S., Konvalinka, I., Bentsen, P. (2018). Stress response and cognitive performance modulation in classroom versus natural environments: A quasi-experimental pilot study with children. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(6), 1098

Witek, M. A. G., Popescu, T., Clarke, E. F., Hansen, M., Konvalinka, I., Kringelbach, M. L., Vuust, P. (2017). Syncopation affects free body-movement in musical groove. Experimental Brain Research, 235(4), p. 995-1005. 

Gebauer, L., Witek, M. A. G., Hansen, N. C., Thomas, J., Konvalinka, I., Vuust, P. (2016). Oxytocin improves synchronisation in leader-follower interaction. Scientific Reports, 6: 38416. 

Skewes, J., Skewes, L., Michael, J., Konvalinka, I. (2015). Synchronised and complementary coordination mechanisms in an asymmetric joint aiming task. Experimental Brain Research, 233(2), 551-565. 

Konvalinka, I., Bauer, M., Stahlhut, C., Hansen, L. K., Roepstorff, A., Frith, C. D. (2014). Frontal alpha oscillations distinguish leaders from followers: Multivariate decoding of mutually interacting brains. Neuroimage, 94, 79-88.

Fischer, R., Xygalatas, D., Mitkidis, P., Reddish, P., Tok, P., Konvalinka, I., Bulbulia, J. A. (2014). The fire-walker’s high: affect and physiological responses in an extreme collective ritual. PLOS ONE, 9(2), 1-6. 

Bulbulia, J. A., Xygalatas, D., Schjødt., U., Fondevila, S., Sibley, C. G., Konvalinka, I. (2013). Images from a jointly-arousing collective ritual reveal affective polarization. Frontiers in Psychology, 4:960, 1-11.

Xygalatas, D., Schjødt, U., Bulbulia, J., Konvalinka, I., Jegindø, E.-M., Reddish, P., Geertz, A. W., Roepstorff, A. (2013). Autobiographical memory in a fire-walking ritual. Journal of Cognition and Culture, 13(1-2), 1:16. 

Konvalinka, I. & Roepstorff, A. (2012). The two-brain approach: how can mutually interacting brains teach us something about social interaction? Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 6:215, p. 1-10. 

Xygalatas, D, Konvalinka, I., Bulbulia, J., Roepstorff, A. (2011). Quantifying collective effervescence: heart-rate dynamics at a fire-walking ritual. Communicative & Integrative Biology, 4(6), 735-738.

Konvalinka, I., Xygalatas, D., Bulbulia, J., Schjødt, U., Jegindø, E.-M., Wallot, S., Van Orden, G., Roepstorff, A. (2011). Synchronized arousal between performers and related spectators in a fire-walking ritual. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 108(20), 8514-9.

Konvalinka, I., Vuust, P., Roepstorff, A., Frith, C. D. (2010). Follow you, follow me: continuous mutual prediction and adaptation in joint tapping. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology (QJEP), 63(11), 2220-30. 

Conference Papers

Fusaroli, R., Konvalinka, I., Wallot, S. (2014). Analyzing social interactions: promises and challenges of cross recurrence quantification analysis. Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics.

Konvalinka, I., Vuust, P., Roepstorff, A., Frith, C. D. (2009). A coupled oscillator model of interactive tapping. Proceedings of the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music (ESCOM), Jyvaskyla, Finland.