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Liliana Polyanska

Liliana Polyanska

polyanska [at] mpib-berlin [dot] mpg [dot] de
PhD Student


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MSc Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 2018, Freie Universität Berlin
BSc Psychology, 2015, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Research interests

  • Influence of fear on perception under uncertainty
  • Combining neurocognitive and computational research methods
  • Brain as a complex system, dynamical systems, nonlinearity
  • Machine learning


Polyanska, L., Critchley, H. D., & Rae, C. L. (2017). Centrality of prefrontal and motor preparation cortices to Tourette syndrome revealed by meta-analysis of task-based neuroimaging studies. NeuroImage: Clinical, 16, 257-267.

Rae, C. L., Polyanska, L., Gould van Praag, C. D., Parkinson, J., Bouyagoub, S., Nagai, Y., Seth, A. K., Harrison, N., Garfinkel, S. N., & Critchley, H. D. (In press). Face perception enhances insula and motor network reactivity in Tourette Syndrome. Brain.