Social and Emotional Dimensions of Well-Being

Social and Emotional Dimensions of Well-Being

Learning about the key ingredients for a happy, healthy life

Researchers in this group focus on socio-emotional and neuro-behavioral mechanisms of intelligent systems. They use a variety of methods to do so, including MRI, electrophysiology, optical imaging, and machine learning methods.

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  • Florin Dolcos

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