Aglioti, Salvatore Maria

Main research area: 
Cognitive Science/Neuroscience
Other Research areas: 
Social Psychology
Affiliation(s): 
Santa Lucia IRCCS
Country: 
Italy

S. M. Aglioti holds the possition of professor of Cognitive Neuroscience and
Psychological Physiology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy. Currently he works as a
director of four laboratories at IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia.

-Somatosensory Evoked Potential (SEPs)
-Laser Evoked Potentials (LEPs)
-Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)
-High-precision eye-tracker registration

Prof Aglioti research interests focus on the psychological and underlying neural
processes of:

-Normal and abnormal functioning of social interactions, empathy and
personality neural basis of corporeal awareness in healthy and brain damaged
patients
-Sensorimotor processing in expert brains including elite athletes and musicians
-Voluntary action and bodily sensations in healthy humans and brain damaged
patients