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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 48 Citations 11,000 162 World Ranking 3617 National Ranking 34

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • Cognition
  • Statistics

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Social psychology, Cognitive psychology, Affect, Mood and Music and emotion. Social psychology is closely attributed to Developmental psychology in his research. Daniel Västfjäll integrates Cognitive psychology with Numeracy in his study.

His Affect study incorporates themes from Arousal, Sympathy, Recall and Consumer behaviour. The Mood study which covers Valence that intersects with Self report, Clinical psychology and Rating scale. His Cognitive appraisal study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Aesthetic emotions, Musical form, Set, Expectancy theory and Emotional contagion.

His most cited work include:

  • Emotional responses to music: The need to consider underlying mechanisms (960 citations)
  • Numeracy and Decision Making (836 citations)
  • An experience sampling study of emotional reactions to music: listener, music, and situation. (269 citations)

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

His primary areas of study are Social psychology, Cognitive psychology, Perception, Affect and Cognition. In the subject of general Social psychology, his work in Prosocial behavior, Mood and Feeling is often linked to Donation, thereby combining diverse domains of study. Daniel Västfjäll works in the field of Cognitive psychology, namely Valence.

Daniel Västfjäll usually deals with Perception and limits it to topics linked to Virtual reality and Illusion. In his work, Daniel Västfjäll performs multidisciplinary research in Affect and Compassion. Daniel Västfjäll incorporates Cognition and Numeracy in his studies.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social psychology (38.18%)
  • Cognitive psychology (30.00%)
  • Perception (20.45%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Cognitive psychology (30.00%)
  • Social psychology (38.18%)
  • Prosocial behavior (6.36%)

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

His main research concerns Cognitive psychology, Social psychology, Prosocial behavior, Cognition and Affect. With his scientific publications, his incorporates both Cognitive psychology and Tension. His work deals with themes such as Receptivity and Cognitive style, which intersect with Social psychology.

His Prosocial behavior research incorporates themes from Moral foundations theory and Moral behavior. His Cognition study combines topics in areas such as Feeling and Competence. His Affect research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Valence, Arousal, PsycINFO, Ego depletion and Normative.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • How does mathematics anxiety impair mathematical abilities? Investigating the link between math anxiety, working memory, and number processing. (11 citations)
  • The complex relation between receptivity to pseudo-profound bullshit and political ideology (10 citations)
  • Subjective self-control but not objective measures of executive functions predicts financial behavior and well-being (7 citations)

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

  • Social psychology
  • Cognition
  • Statistics

Daniel Västfjäll mostly deals with Social psychology, Cognitive psychology, Cognition, Affect and Finance. The Social psychology study combines topics in areas such as Relation and Ideology. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Cognitive load and Replicate.

The various areas that Daniel Västfjäll examines in his Cognition study include Feeling, Valuation and Affect heuristic. Daniel Västfjäll combines subjects such as Loss aversion, Prospect theory, Ego depletion and Stroop effect with his study of Affect. His studies in Finance integrate themes in fields like Pessimism and Information processing.

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Best Publications

Emotional responses to music: The need to consider underlying mechanisms

Patrik N. Juslin;Daniel Västfjäll.
Behavioral and Brain Sciences (2008)

2041 Citations

Numeracy and Decision Making

Ellen Peters;Daniel Västfjäll;Paul Slovic;C.K. Mertz.
Psychological Science (2006)

1280 Citations

An experience sampling study of emotional reactions to music: listener, music, and situation.

Patrik N Juslin;Simon Liljeström;Daniel Västfjäll;Gonçalo Barradas.
Emotion (2008)

537 Citations

Affect and decision making: A hot topic

Ellen Peters;Daniel Västfjäll;Tommy Gärling;Paul Slovic.
Journal of Behavioral Decision Making (2006)

399 Citations

Adult Age Differences in Dual Information Processes Implications for the Role of Affective and Deliberative Processes in Older Adults' Decision Making

Ellen Peters;Thomas M. Hess;Daniel Västfjäll;Corinne Auman.
Perspectives on Psychological Science (2007)

384 Citations

Emotion Induction through Music: A Review of the Musical Mood Induction Procedure

Daniel Västfjäll.
Musicae Scientiae (2001)

263 Citations

Intuition and cooperation reconsidered

Gustav Tinghög;David Andersson;Caroline Bonn;Harald Böttiger.
Nature (2013)

252 Citations

Bringing Meaning to Numbers: The Impact of Evaluative Categories on Decisions.

Ellen Peters;Nathan F. Dieckmann;Daniel Västfjäll;C. K. Mertz.
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied (2009)

219 Citations

The measurement of core affect: a Swedish self-report measure derived from the affect circumplex.

Daniel Västfjäll;Margareta Friman;Tommy Gärling;Mendel Kleiner.
Scandinavian Journal of Psychology (2002)

186 Citations

Registered Replication Report : Rand, Greene, and Nowak (2012)

S. Bouwmeester;P. P. J. L. Verkoeijen;P. P. J. L. Verkoeijen;B. Aczel;Fernando Barbosa.
Perspectives on Psychological Science (2017)

183 Citations

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