Social & Cognitive Neuroscience

Leveraging virtual, augmented, and mixed realities alongside artificial intelligence, while innovatively enhancing clinical and everyday practices



Maria Eleonora Minissi, Alberto Altozano, Javier Marin-Morales, Alice Chicchi Giglioli, Fabrizia Mantovani, Mariano Alcañiz (2024). Biosignal comparison for autism assessment using machine learning models and virtual reality. Computers in Biology and Medicine.


Maria Eleonora Minissi, Lucía Gómez-Zaragozá, Javier Marín-Morales, Fabrizia Mantovani, Marian Sirera, Luis Abad, Sergio Cervera-Torres, Soledad Gómez-García, Irene Alice Chicchi Giglioli and Mariano Alcañiz1 (2023). The whole-body motor skills of children with autism spectrum disorder taking goal-directed actions in virtual reality. Frontiers in psychology, 14.
Mariano Alcañiz, Irene Alice Chicchi Giglioli, Lucia A. Carrasco‑Ribelles, Maria Eleonora Minissi, Cristina Gil López & Gün R. Semin (2023). How priming with body odors affects decision speeds in consumer behavior.. Scientific Reports, 13, pp. 1-9.


Sergio Cervera-Torres, Francisco José Núñez-Benjumea, Antonio de Arriba Muñoz, Irene Alice Chicchi Giglioli, Luis Fernández-Luque (2022). Digital Health for Emotional and Self-Management Support of Caregivers of Children receiving Growth Hormone Treatment: A Feasibility Study Protocol. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making.


Minissi, M. E., Giglioli, I. A. C., Mantovani, F., & Raya, M. A. (2021). Assessment of the Autism Spectrum Disorder Based on Machine Learning and Social Visual Attention: A Systematic Review. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, pp. 1-16.
Maria Eleonora Minissi, Irene Alice Chicchi Giglioli, Fabrizia Mantovani, Mariano Alcañiz (2021). Assessment of the autism spectrum disorder based on machine learning and social visual attention: a systematic review. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.
Irene Alice Chicchi Giglioli, Lucia Amalia Carrasco, Javier Marin Morales,Maria Eleonora Minissi, Elena Parra, Mariano Alcañiz Raya (2021). A virtual serious game for the behavioral assessment of psychological constructs related to basic needs. . .


Alcañiz, M., Chicchi Giglioli, I. A., Marín-Morales, J., Higuera Trujillo, J. L., Olmos, E., Menissi, M. E., ... & Abad, L. (2020). Application of supervised machine learning for behavioral biomarkers of autism spectrum disorder based on electro dermal activity and virtual reality. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 14.