The intrinsic variance of beauty judgmentThe intrinsic variance of beauty judgment. Pombo, M., Brielmann, A.A., & Pelli, G. (2022). PsyArXiv.

Introducing a computational model of aesthetic value. Brielmann, A.A. & Dayan, P. (2021). PsyArXiv.
You can also watch the ECVP talk or download the slides.

Current Projects

What Happens in Your Brain When You Walk Down the Street? Implications of Architectural Proportions, Biophilia, and Fractal Geometry for Urban Science. Brielmann, A.A., Buras, N.H., Salingoras, N.A., & Taylor, R.P. (2022). Urban Science. (all authors contributed equally)

Beauty, the feeling. Brielmann, A.A., Nuzzo, A., & Pelli, D.G. (2021). Acta Psychologica.

The pleasure of multiple images. Brielmann, A.A., & Pelli, D.G. (2020). Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics.

Tracking two pleasures. Brielmann, A.A., & Pelli, D.G. (2019). Psychonomic Bulletin & Review.

Intense beauty requires intense pleasure. Brielmann, A.A., & Pelli, D.G. (2019). Frontiers in Psychology.

Aesthetics. Brielmann, A.A., & Pelli, D.G. (2018). Current Biology. Review

Dynamics of aesthetic experience are reflected in the default-mode network. Belfi, A.M., Vessel, E.A., Brielmann, A.A., Isik, A. I., Chatterjee, A., Leder, H., Pelli, D.G. & Starr, G.G. (2019). NeuroImage.

Beauty at a glance: The feeling of beauty and the amplitude of pleasure are independent of stimulus duration. Brielmann, A. A., Vale, L.N., & Pelli, D.G. (2017). Journal of Vision.

Beauty requires thought. Brielmann, A. A., & Pelli, D.G. (2017). Current Biology. Selected media coverage: Daily Mail, The Smithsonian, Quartz, Die Zeit (German)

Past Projects

Stolarova, M., Brielmann, A.A., Wolf, C., Rinker, T., Baayen, H. (2016). Early Vocabulary in Relation to Gender, Bilingualism, Type, and Duration of Childcare. Advances in Cognitive Psychology.

Brielmann, A. A., Gaetano, J., Stolarova, M. (2015). Man, You Might Look Like a Woman—If a Child Is Next to You. Advances in Cognitive Psychology.

Brielmann, A. A., Spering, M. (2015). Bribing the eye: expected reward modulates smooth pursuit eye movements. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Psychophysics.

Brielmann, A. A., Stolarova, M. (2015). Does it matter how you ask? Self-reported emotions to depictions of need-of-help and social context. BMC Psychology.

Brielmann, A. A., Buelthoff, I., Armann, R. (2014). Looking at faces from different angles: Europeans fixate different features in Asian and Caucasian faces. Vision Research.

Stolarova, M., Wolf, C., Rinker, T., Brielmann, A.A. (2014). How to assess and compare inter-rater reliability, agreement and correlation of ratings: an exemplary analysis of mother-father and parent-teacher expressive vocabulary rating pairs. Frontiers in Psychology – Quantitative Psychology and Measurement.

Stolarova, M., & Brielmann, A. A. (2014). Does anyone need help? Age and gender effects on children’s ability to recognize need-of-help. Frontiers in psychology – Developmental Psychology, 5.

Brielmann, A. A., & Stolarova, M. (2014). A New Standardized Stimulus Set for Studying Need-of-Help Recognition (NeoHelp). PloS one, 9(1), e84373.