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Burcu Urgen

  • Postdoctoral researcher
  • University of Parma
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Research interests

human-robot interactionbrain connectivitymultivariate pattern analysisneuroimagingaction recognitionvisual neuroscienceCognitive science

About

My website: http://www.burcuaysenurgen.com

Co-authors (9)

Publications (5)

  • Uncanny valley as a window into predictive processing in the social brain

    • Urgen B
    • Kutas M
    • Saygin A
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  • Representational similarity of actions in the human brain

    • Urgen B
    • Pehlivan S
    • Saygin A
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  • Observation and imitation of actions performed by humans, androids, and robots: an EMG study

    • Hofree G
    • Urgen B
    • Winkielman P
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  • Predictive coding and the Uncanny Valley hypothesis : Evidence from electrical brain activity

    • Urgen B
    • Li A
    • Berka C
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  • Towards an empirically grounded predictive coding account of action understanding.

    • Urgen B
    • Miller L
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Professional experience

Graduate Student Researcher

University of California - San Diego

September 2009 - October 2015(6 years)

Research/Teaching Assistant

METU - Middle East Technical University-Informatics Institute

January 2005 - August 2009(5 years)

Education

Postdoctoral researcher

Universita degli Studi di Parma

December 2015 - Present

PhD in Cognitive Science

University of California - San Diego

September 2009 - October 2015(6 years)

MS in Cognitive Science

METU - Middle East Technical University

September 2004 - September 2007(3 years)

BS in Computer Science

Bilkent University

September 2000 - May 2004(4 years)