Grants 2002

Title
Researchers
Institution
Duration
Database
Results

The investigation of telepathy and the sense of being stared at in humans and animals

 
Rupert Sheldrake, Pam Smart, Kara Murray  
Centre for the Seven Experiments Project, London (UK)  
2003/03 - 2005/04  

The neural structures involved in procedural memory

 
Sara Cavaco, Alexandre Lemos de Castro Caldas, Steven Anderson  
Centro de Estudos Egas Moniz, Lisboa (Portugal)  
2003/11 - 2006/10  

Os efeitos dos jogos electrónicos com equipamento de realidade virtual na activação psicofisiológica, estruturas cognitivas, estado emocional e comportamento agressivo

 
Patrícia Arriaga Ferreira, Francisco Esteves, Mara Paula Carneiro  
Centro de Estudos de Psicologia Cognitiva e da Aprendizagem, Faculdade de Psicologia, Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias, Lisboa (Portugal)  
2003/09 - 2006/11  

Bases psicofisiológicas dos fenómenos de consciência visual

 
Miguel Castelo-Branco, Lajos Kozac, Mafalda Mendes, Vasco Forjaz, Manuela Guerreiro  
Centro de Oftalmologia, Coimbra (Portugal)  
2003/01 - 2005/12  

Psychophysiological mechanisms of some aspects of neurocognitive deficit in schizophrenic patients

 
Valeria Strelets, Janna Golikova, Vladimir Novototsky-Vlasov, R.A. Magomedov, M.V. Magomedova  
Institute of Higher Nervous Activity and Neurophysiology, Russian Academy of Sciences (Russia)  
2003/02 - 2004/12  

The use of an implicit grammar task and eye measurements to study the somatic marker hypothesis

 
Dick Bierman, Axel Cleeremans, Eveline Crone  
Psychology Research Institute, Amsterdam (The Netherlands)  
2003/01 - 2005/01  

Vinculação e regulação autonómica: Desenvolvimento da versão 2.0 do BioDreAMS e aplicação a um grupo não-clínico

 
Isabel Soares, João Paulo Silva Cunha, Carlos da Silva Fernandes, Paulo Manuel Machado, Ovídio Costa, Maria Carolina Costa e Silva  
Centro de Investigação em Psicologia, Universidade do Minho, Braga (Portugal)  
2003/05 - 2006/09  

Biochemical characteristics associated to rabbit telepathy

 
Carlota Saldanha, Teresa Raquel Pacheco  
Instituto de Bioquímica, Faculdade de Medicina Lisboa (Portugal)  
2003/01 - 2004/06  

Anomalous/paranormal detection using psi-reading tests (Phase II): New parapsychological, psychological and neuropsychological exploration data through seven tests with selected/non-selected subjects

 
Alejandro Parra, Juan Carlos Argibay  
Instituto de Psicologia Paranormal, Buenos Aires (Argentina)  
2003/03 - 2005/01  

Emotional factors in placebo analgesia: Psychophysiological experiments

 
Magne Arve Flaten, Oddmund Johansen, Terje Simonsen, Jan Brox, Arnstein Finset  
Department of Clinical Research, University Hospital of North Norway (Norway)  
2003/03 - 2006/10  

Psychokinesis and telepathy with hypnotised human

 
René Peoc'h, Rémy Chauvin  
Institut International d'Immunologie, Bouguenais (France)  
2003/06 - 2006/02  
 

Exploring the limits of human perception: The psychological and physiological detection of normal and remote staring

 
Ian Baker, Paul Stevens  
Koestler Parapsychology Unit, The University of Edinburgh (UK)  
2004/01 - 2005/05  

Near-death experiences during induced cardiac arrest

 
Bruce Greyson, J. Paul Mounsey, Martha Mercier, Janet Holden  
Division of Personality Studies, University of Virginia (USA)  
2003/06 - 2007/03  

Investigating individual differences in EDA response to emotional stimuli in a DMILS paradigm

 
Peter Ramakers, Paul Stevens  
Koestler Parapsychology Unit, The University of Edinburgh (UK)  
2004/01 - 2007/01  

Changes in conscious awareness during autobiographical memory and spontaneous self-paced movement: Two tests of the "Dynamic Core Model" of consciousness

 
Adrian Burgess, Nicholas Cooper  
Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cognitive Neuroscience & Behaviour, London (UK)  
2003/03 - 2004/04  
 

The effects of exercise and meditation on the psychological stress level and quality of life of Cypriot men and women, a multimodal investigation

 
Michael Angastiniotis, Kypros Nicolaou, Panayiota Andreou, Poyvios Mylonas  
Multidisciplinary Rehabilitation Centre - PIKA, Nicosia (Cyprus)  
2003/06 - 2006/12  

Exploring psychomanteum as a psi-conducive state of consciousness: Psychological, neuropsychological and parapsichological research of anomalous cognition (ESP) using dynamic/non-dynamic (emotional) visual targets, observation/no-observation conditions, and psychomanteum/non-psychomanteum sessions

 
Alejandro Parra, Jorge Fernando Villanueva  
Instituto de Psicología Paranormal, Buenos Aires (Argentina)  
2003/03 - 2005/01  

Preservation and change in two temperamental types

 
Jerome Kagan, Nancy Snidman  
Harvard University Psychology Department, Cambridge (USA)  
2003/01 - 2005/09  

Effects of distant emotions on the human enteric nervous system

 
Marilyn Schlitz, Dean Radin  
Institute of Noetic Sciences, California (USA)  
2003/01 - 2004/03  

Crenças em efeitos psi: Caracterização social e psicológica

 
Carlos Fernandes da Silva, Paulo Joaquim Rodrigues, José António de Souza  
Centro de Investigação em Psicologia, Universidade do Minho, Braga (Portugal)  
2003/01 - 2005/07  
 

An evolutionary approach to anomalous cognition

 
Christopher Charles French, Louie Savva  
Anomalistic Psychology Research Unit, Goldsmiths College, University of London (UK)  
2003/01 - 2004/05  

Psychological and parapsychological investigations of alleged alien abductees: Phase I

 
Christopher Charles French, Julia Samtomauro, Michael Thalbourne  
Anomalistic Psychology Research Unit, Goldsmiths College, University of London (UK)  
2003/10 - 2006/01  

A qualitative analysis of rapport and alignment in experimenter-subject interaction in Ganzfeld experiments

 
Robin Wooffitt  
Department of Sociology, University of York (UK)  
2003/07 - 2004/08  

Further developments and applications of the digital Ganzfeld

 
Adrian Parker, Joakim Westerlund  
Psychology Department, University of Gothenburg (Sweden)  
2003/02 - 2006/02  

Mapping the time course of emotional information processing in anxious and repressive/defensive individuals

 
Nazanin Derakshan, Ottmar Lipp  
University of Leeds (UK) and University of Queensland (Australia)  
2003/04 - 2008/04  
 

Implicit learning and parapsychology: Exploring the boundaries of unconscious processes

 
Stuart Wilson  
Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh (UK)  
2003/04 - 2005/07  

Vinculação materna: Dimensões hormonais envolvidas no processo inicial de vinculação da mãe ao bebé

 
Bárbara Figueiredo, Raquel Costa, Alexandra Pacheco, Álvaro Ferreira Pais  
Centro de Investigação em Psicologia, Universidade do Minho, Braga (Portugal)  
2003/01 - 2007/06  

Investigation of mediums who claim to give information about deceased persons

 
Emily Williams Kelly, Bruce Greyson, Jim Tucker, Dianne Arcangel, Edward Kelly  
Division of Personality Studies, University of Virginia (USA)  
2003/10 - 2008/01  

Considering the sender in ostensible ganzfeld ESP studies to be a PK source

 
Chris Roe, Nicola Holt  
University College Northampton (UK)  
2003/12 - 2005/12  

Assessing the relationship between subjective validation, personality characteristics and beliefs in the paranormal

 
David Marks, Robert Snowden, Nicola Gray, Lisa Evans, Anastasia Soureti  
Department of Psychology, City University London (UK)  
2003/01 - 2005/03  

Extended communication of affective states: Physiological and emotional responses to non-sensory stimuli

 
Paul Stevens  
Koestler Parapsychology Unit, The University of Edinburgh (UK)  
2004/01 - 2005/05  

Effects of GSM use of brain function and information processing - Phase I

 
Martijn Arns, E. L. J. M. van Luijtelaar  
The Brain Resource Company, Nijmegen (The Netherlands)  
2003/01 - 2003/09  

Comparative study of brain processes related to space-induced and clinical oculomotor disturbances

 
Inessa B. Kozlovskaya, Elena Tomilovskaya, Anna Kirenskaya, Vladimir Novototsky-Vlasov, Vadim Myamlin  
State Research Centre RF Institute for Biomedical Problems, Moscow (Russia)  
2003/02 - 2005/01  

A neuropsychological examination of orbitofrontal cortex function in eating disorders

 
Janet Treasure, Kate Tchanturia  
Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London (UK)  
2003/03 - 2004/09  

Brain function, creativity, paranormal ideation and risk for psychosis

 
Alexander Sumich, Michael Brammer, Dominic Ffytch  
Brain Image Analysis Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London (UK)  
2003/03 - 2005/04  

"I just had this feeling...": A somatic marker approach to understanding intuitive decision making

 
Richard Broughton  
The University of Northampton (UK)  
2003/04 - 2005/09  

Face processing in 3-day-olds: An electrophysiological approach

 
Olivier Pascalis, de Haan Michelle, Saachi Reza  
Department of Psychology, The University of Sheffield (UK)  
2003/01 - 2005/02  

Sonhos em surdos: Alterações oníricas por défice sensorial

 
Teresa Paiva, Hélder Manuel Bértolo, Mário Andrea, Óscar Dias, Isabel Galhardo, Tiago Mestre, Pedro Miguel Rocha, Lara Pessoa, Rosa Santos, Mónica Andrea, Graça Caldeira, Cristina Ramos  
Núcleo de Lisboa do ISTEL - Instituto do Sono, Cronobiologia e Telemedicina (Portugal)  
2003/03 - 2007/01  
 

Retrocausal signalling with prestimulus response

 
James Spottiswoode  
Geonet Technologies, Inc., Beverly Hills (USA)  
2003/02 - 2004/04  

The pro attitude and its relationship to psi in a psychophysiological study involving the I Ching and the ProComp+ Neuro-Biofeedback Apparatus

 
Michael Thalbourne, Lance Storm  
Anomalistic Psychology Research Unit, Dep. 
Psychology, University of Adelaide - Australia  
2003/03 - 2004/09  

The measurement and characterization of charge accumulation and electromagnetic emissions from bioenergy healers

 
William Joines, Stephen Baumann  
Field and Matter Interactions Research Laboratory, Duke University (USA)  
2003/05 - 2005/11  

Psiconeurofisiologia comparativa entre as memórias traumáticas de vida actual e as memórias traumáticas de supostas vidas passadas: SPECT cerebral em 20 pacientes submetidos à Terapia Regressiva Vivencial Peres

 
Maria Júlia Prieto Peres, Júlio Prieto Peres, Regis Cavini Ferreira, Vivian Pires de Albuquerque  
Instituto Nacional de Pesquisa e Terapia Regressiva Vivencial Peres, São Paulo, (Brazil)  

Differential responses to target vs. non-target psi stimuli: An event-related fMRI study

 
Stephen Kosslyn, Sam Moulton  
Harvard University Psychology Department and NMR Center (USA)  
2003/01 - 2007/01  
 

The flexibility of physical body boundaries and its relationship to out-of-body experiences

 
Craig Murray, Jezz Fox  
Liverpool Hope University College (UK)  
2003/08 - 2004/12  

Servindo dois lados: As características do trabalho como preditores de respostas psicossociais e psicofisiológicas ao stress em médicos e enfermeiros em posições de gestão

 
Scott Elmes McIntyre, Teresa McIntyre, João Manuel Salgado, João Paulo Pereira, José da Costa Dantas, Derek Johnston, Martyn Jones  
Centro de Investigação, de Formação e Intervenção em Saúde, Maia (Portugal)  
2003/05 - 2007/09  

Pursuing psi in a non-EuroAmerican culture: Behavioral DMILS in Bali

 
Hoyt Edge, Luh Ketut Suryaní  
College of Arts and Sciences, Rollins College, Winter Park (USA)  
2003/03 - 2005/03  

Ganzfeld digital fisiológico: Em busca de uma medida mais objectiva para psi

 
Fábio Eduardo da Silva, Sibele Aparecida Pilato, Reginaldo de Castro Hiraoka  
Faculdades Integradas Espírita, Centro Integrado de Parapsicologia Experimental, Laboratório de Pesquisa Ganzfeld, Curitiba (Brazil)  
2003/01 - 2009/11  
 

Factors affecting the relationship between human intentionality and the hemolysis of red blood cells

 
John Palmer, Stephen Baumann, Christine Simmonds-Moore, Colleen Rae, Anne Poole  
Rhine Research Center, Durham (USA)  
2003/05 - 2005/03  

Experimenter effects and psi performance using a digital autoganzfeld system

 
Matthew D. Smith  
Liverpool Hope University College (UK)  
2003/10 - 2008/04  

Receiver's EDA and skin temperature changes in remote bio-PK attack "Toh-ate"

 
Mikio Yamamoto, Hideyuki Kokubo, Weizhong Chen  
National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba-shi (Japan)  
2003/02 - 2004/09  

The manipulation of Ganzfeld ESP performance by the control of implicit percipient variables

 
James Carpenter, Christine Simmonds-Moore  
Rhine Research Center, Durham (USA)  
2003/01 - 2005/09