• Bond University, Faculty of Society and Design

    4229 Gold Coast


  • Bond University 14 University Drive ROBINA QLD 4226


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  • 843 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
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Research interests

I am an experimental psychologist and cognitive neuroscientist using a combination of human behavioural testing and functional neuroimaging. The focus of my research in the last years has been on how sensory information is coded in memory to support effective navigation. In a series of pioneering studies, I identified several key regions and mechanisms underlying spatial navigation in humans, which have previously been explored almost exclusively in rodents.

In addition, I have led research projects on human perception, affect, eye movements, speech recognition, stroke, self-motion perception, and non-motor functions of the cerebellum.

I joined the Interdisciplinary Centre for the Artificial Mind at Bond University to investigate human-artificial environment interaction with the aim to provide preventive solutions for human health disorders, and explore treatments of neurological diseases

Education/Academic qualification

Psychology, PhD, University of Regensburg

1 Dec 20036 Dec 2006

Psychology, Master

20 Oct 199724 Nov 2003

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Research Output 2007 2019

  • 843 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
  • 29 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Poster
  • 1 Review article
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Survival of the Fittest: Increased Stimulus Competition During Encoding Results in Fewer but More Robust Memory Traces

Baumann, O., Crawshaw, E. & McFadyen, J., 22 Jan 2019, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 10, 7 p., 21.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Auditory-induced negative emotions increase recognition accuracy for visual scenes under conditions of high visual interference

Baumann, O., 27 Nov 2018, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 9, 2374.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Recognition (Psychology)
Healthy Volunteers
Research Design
1 Citation (Scopus)
70 Downloads (Pure)

Category-length and category-strength effects using images of scenes

Baumann, O., Vromen, J. M. G., Boddy, A. C., Crawshaw, E. & Humphreys, M. S., 1 Nov 2018, In : Memory and Cognition. 46, 8, p. 1234-1247 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Recognition (Psychology)
Recognition Memory
3 Citations (Scopus)
106 Downloads (Pure)

Evidence against the Detectability of a Hippocampal Place Code Using Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Nolan, C. R., Vromen, J. M. G., Cheung, A. & Baumann, O., 1 Jul 2018, In : eNeuro. 5, 4, e0177-18.2018.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
15 Downloads (Pure)

Neural Correlates of Temporal Complexity and Synchrony during Audiovisual Correspondence Detection

Baumann, O., Vromen, J. M. G., Cheung, A., McFadyen, J., Ren, Y. & Guo, C. C., 23 Jan 2018, In : eNeuro. 5, 1, 13 p., e0294-17.2018.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Temporal Lobe
Prefrontal Cortex
Magnetic Resonance Imaging