Journal of Psychophysiology

An International Journal

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ISSN-L 0269-8803, ISSN-Print [till 2007, thereafter only online] 0269-8803, ISSN-Online 2151-2124
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Michael Falkenstein (Editor-in-chief)
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About the journal

The Journal of Psychophysiology is an international periodical that presents original research in all fields employing psychophysiological measures on human subjects. Contributions are published from psychology, physiology, clinical psychology, psychiatry, neurosciences, and pharmacology. Communications on new psychophysiological methods are presented as well. Space is also allocated for letters to the editor and book reviews. Occasional special issues are devoted to important current issues in psychophysiology.

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Recent editorials


Circadian Rhythms, Sleep, and the Autonomic Nervous System
A Position Paper

Sergio Garbarino, Paola Lanteri, Nicole R. Feeling, Marc N. Jarczok, Daniel S. Quintana, Julian Koenig, and Walter G. Sannita
Journal of Psychophysiology, Vol. 34, No. 1, pp. 1-9


Inadequate Sleeping Impairs Brain Function and Aggravates Everyday’s Life
Sergio Garbarino, Walter G. Sannita, and Michael Falkenstein
Journal of Psychophysiology, Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 91-93

Higher Brain Function and the Laws of Thermodynamics – Hans Berger and His Time
Walter G. Sannita
Journal of Psychophysiology, Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 1-5


The Electrophysiology of Cognitive Aging
Michael Falkenstein, Patrick D. Gajewski, and Stephan Getzmann
Journal of Psychophysiology, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 101-104

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