Scientific publications

Scientific publications:

18. Roth, T.S., Samara, I., Perea-Garcia, J.O., & Kret, M.E. (2024). No immediate attentional bias towards or choice bias for male secondary sexual characteristics in Bornean orang-utans (Pongo pygmaeus). Scientific Reports, 14, 12095.

17. Roth, T.S. (2024). Tinder for orang-utans: comparing sexually selective cognition among Bornean orang-utans (Pongo pygmaeus) and humans (Homo sapiens). PhD Thesis, Leiden University.

16. Folz, J., Roth, T.S., Nikolic, M., & Kret, M.E. (2024). Who gets caught by the emotion? Attentional biases toward emotional facial expressions and their link to social anxiety and autistic traits. Current Psychology, 43, 3486–3502.

15. Roth, T.S., Samara, I., Perea-Garcia, J.O., & Kret, M.E. (2023). Individual attractiveness preferences differentially modulate immediate and voluntary attention. Scientific Reports, 13, 2147.

14. Laméris, D.W., van Berlo, E., Roth, T.S., & Kret, M.E. (2022). No evidence for biased attention towards emotional scenes in Bornean orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus). Affective Science, 3, 772-782.

13. Samara, I., Roth, T.S., Nikolic, M., Prochazkova, E., & Kret, M.E. (2022). Can third-party observers detect attraction in others based on subtle nonverbal cues? Current Psychology.

12. Sterck, E.H.M., & Roth, T.S. (2022). Socioecology of Asian colobines. In: The Colobines: Natural History, Behaviour, and Ecological Diversity (Matsuda I, Grueter C & Teichroeb JA, eds.). Cambridge University Press, UK (pp 250-270).

11. Roth, T.S., Du, X., Samara, I., & Kret, M.E. (2022). Attractiveness modulates attention, but does not enhance gaze cueing. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, 16(4), 343-361.

10. Samara, I., Roth, T.S., & Kret, M.E. (2021). The Role of Emotion Projection, Sexual Desire, and Self-Rated Attractiveness in the Sexual Overperception Bias. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 50, 2507–2516.

9. Nikolic, M., & Roth, T.S. (2021). A comparative glance on self-conscious emotions: A commentary on Kret et al. (2020). Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 129, 154-156.

8. Roth, T.S., Samara, I., & Kret, M.E. (2021). Multimodal mate choice: Exploring the effects of sight, sound, and scent on partner choice in a speed-date paradigm. Evolution and Human Behavior, 42(5), 461-468.

7. Roth, T.S., Samara, I., Tan, J., Prochazkova, E., & Kret, M.E. 2021. A comparative framework of inter-individual coordination and pair-bonding. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences 39.

6. Roth, T.S., Samara, I., & Kret, M.E. (2021). Ultimate and proximate factors underlying sexual overperception bias: A reply to Lee et al. (2020). Evolution and Human Behavior, 40(1), 73-75.

5. Roth, T.S., & Sterck, E.H.M. (2020). Social vigilance of friends and foes in western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla). Animal Behavior and Cognition, 7(4), 537-555.

4. Kret, M.E., & Roth, T.S. (2020). Anecdotes in animal behaviour. Behaviour, 157(5), 385-386.

3. Roth, T.S., Rianti, P., Fredriksson, G., Wich, S.A., & Nowak, M.G. (2020). Grouping behavior of Sumatran orangutans (Pongo abelii) and Tapanuli orangutans (Pongo tapanuliensis) living in forest with low fruit abundance. American Journal of Primatology, 82(5), e23123.

2. Roth, T.S., Bionda, T.R., & Sterck, E.H.M. (2019). Duckling-catching by a zoo-housed western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla). Journal of Zoo and Aquarium Research, 7(3), 144-148.

1. Roth, T.S., Bionda, T.R., & Sterck, E.H.M. (2017). Recapturing the canopy: stimulating Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) locomotion behaviour in a zoo environment. Journal of Zoo and Aquarium Research, 5(1), 16–24.


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