Forschungsgruppe Models of Higher Cognition, Prof. Dr. Frank Jäkel

The Models of Higher Cognition Research Group studies how new concepts as the building blocks of knowledge, are learned and how these concepts are rooted in perception. How concept formation and problem solving interact is investigated. The lab works on

  • Perception & Psychophysics,

  • Concepts & Categories,

  • and Reasoning & Problem Solving.