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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 61 Citations 9,938 317 World Ranking 2002 National Ranking 79

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Cognition
  • Social psychology
  • Neuroscience

Christian Montag focuses on Personality, Neuroscience, Developmental psychology, Internet privacy and The Internet. His Personality research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Affective neuroscience and Clinical psychology. Christian Montag usually deals with Clinical psychology and limits it to topics linked to Anxiety and Temperament and Character Inventory and Harm avoidance.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Genome-wide association study, Oxytocin receptor, Personality Assessment Inventory and Allele, Catechol-O-methyl transferase. His Internet privacy research includes themes of Pornography, Internet use, Social media, Everyday life and Smartphone addiction. His The Internet study combines topics in areas such as Self-directedness, Addiction and Social network.

His most cited work include:

  • Is it meaningful to distinguish between generalized and specific Internet addiction? Evidence from a cross-cultural study from Germany, Sweden, Taiwan and China (184 citations)
  • Smartphone usage in the 21st century: Who is active on WhatsApp? (176 citations)
  • Reduced grid-cell–like representations in adults at genetic risk for Alzheimer’s disease (157 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Christian Montag mainly investigates Personality, Clinical psychology, Developmental psychology, The Internet and Big Five personality traits. Many of his research projects under Personality are closely connected to Context with Context, tying the diverse disciplines of science together. In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Clinical psychology, Rumination is strongly linked to Anxiety.

His Developmental psychology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Twin study, Oxytocin receptor, Allele and Harm avoidance. Christian Montag interconnects Addiction and Internet privacy in the investigation of issues within The Internet. His Affective neuroscience research focuses on Cognitive psychology and how it relates to Resting state fMRI.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Personality (44.23%)
  • Clinical psychology (36.54%)
  • Developmental psychology (22.12%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2019-2021)?

  • Personality (44.23%)
  • Clinical psychology (36.54%)
  • Anxiety (14.42%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Personality, Clinical psychology, Anxiety, Big Five personality traits and Social psychology. The various areas that Christian Montag examines in his Personality study include Social media, Affective neuroscience and Internet privacy. His research integrates issues of Sadness and Cognitive psychology in his study of Affective neuroscience.

Christian Montag undertakes interdisciplinary study in the fields of Clinical psychology and Context through his works. His work on Negative affectivity as part of general Anxiety research is often related to Productivity, thus linking different fields of science. His work in the fields of Social psychology, such as Popularity and Self-esteem, overlaps with other areas such as Well-being and Perspective.

Between 2019 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Preventing problematic internet use during the COVID-19 pandemic: Consensus guidance. (116 citations)
  • How to overcome taxonomical problems in the study of Internet use disorders and what to do with "smartphone addiction"? (52 citations)
  • How to overcome taxonomical problems in the study of Internet use disorders and what to do with "smartphone addiction"? (52 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Cognition
  • Social psychology
  • Internal medicine

His main research concerns Anxiety, Clinical psychology, Personality, Social media and Context. His Anxiety study incorporates themes from Psychopathology, Mood, Internet use and Rumination, Depression. His Clinical psychology study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Nomological network, Cronbach's alpha, Behavioral addiction, Construct validity and Mental health.

His Personality research incorporates elements of Computational biology and Candidate gene. His Social media research integrates issues from Developmental psychology, Intrapersonal communication and Affect. His work is dedicated to discovering how Developmental psychology, The Internet are connected with Cognitive psychology and other disciplines.

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Best Publications

Smartphone usage in the 21st century: Who is active on WhatsApp?

Christian Montag;Konrad Błaszkiewicz;Rayna Sariyska;Bernd Lachmann.
BMC Research Notes (2015)

366 Citations

Smartphone addiction, daily interruptions and self-reported productivity.

Éilish Duke;Christian Montag.
Addictive Behaviors Reports (2017)

237 Citations

Is it meaningful to distinguish between generalized and specific Internet addiction? Evidence from a cross-cultural study from Germany, Sweden, Taiwan and China

Christian Montag;Katharina Bey;Peng Sha;Mei Li.
Asia-pacific Psychiatry (2015)

215 Citations

Reduced grid-cell–like representations in adults at genetic risk for Alzheimer’s disease

Lukas Kunz;Tobias Navarro Schröder;Hweeling Lee;Christian Montag.
Science (2015)

209 Citations

Memory Consolidation by Replay of Stimulus-Specific Neural Activity

Lorena Deuker;Jan Olligs;Juergen Fell;Thorsten A Kranz.
The Journal of Neuroscience (2013)

190 Citations

The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism impacts parahippocampal and amygdala volume in healthy humans: incremental support for a genetic risk factor for depression.

C Montag;B Weber;K Fliessbach;C Elger.
Psychological Medicine (2009)

187 Citations

COMT genetic variation affects fear processing: psychophysiological evidence.

Christian Montag;Joshua W. Buckholtz;Peter Hartmann;Michael Merz.
Behavioral Neuroscience (2008)

168 Citations

Preventing problematic internet use during the COVID-19 pandemic: Consensus guidance.

Orsolya Király;Marc N. Potenza;Dan J. Stein;Daniel L. King.
Comprehensive Psychiatry (2020)

168 Citations

Psycho-Informatics: Big Data shaping modern psychometrics

Alexander Markowetz;Konrad Błaszkiewicz;Christian Montag;Christina Switala.
Medical Hypotheses (2014)

166 Citations

The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism affects amygdala activity in response to emotional stimuli: evidence from a genetic imaging study.

Christian Montag;Martin Reuter;Beate Newport;Christian Erich Elger.
NeuroImage (2008)

148 Citations

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