Bewegungswissenschaft, Motorik und Kognition



wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter: NN

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Forschungsschwerpunkte


  • Interaktion von Kognition und Motorik über die Lebensspanne
  • Kognitiv-motorische Doppelaufgaben
  • Auswirkungen von Fitnessinterventionen auf Kognition und neurologische Parameter im hohen Erwachsenenalter
  • Der Einfluss motorischer Tätigkeiten auf die Kognition im Kindesalter

Publikationen


    Kleemeyer, M., Kühn, S., Prindle, J., Bodammer, N. C., Brechtel, L., Garthe, A., Kempermann, G., Schaefer, S., & Lindenberger, U. (2016). Changes in fitness are associated with changes in hippocampal microstructure and hippocampal volume among older adults. NeuroImage, 131, 155-161.

    Schaefer, S., Kleemeyer, M. & Lindenberger, U. (2015). Kognition und Motorik über die Lebensspanne: Doppelaufgabenstudien und eine Fitnessintervention. Leipziger Sportwissenschaftliche Beiträge, 56, 114-125.

    Schaefer, S., Jagenow, D., Verrel, J. & Lindenberger, U. (2015). The influence of cognitive load and walking speed on gait regularity in children and young adults. Gait and Posture, 41, 258-262.

    Schaefer, S., Schellenbach, M., Lindenberger, U., & Woollacott, M. (2015). Walking in high-risk settings: Do older adults still prioritize gait when distracted by a cognitive task? Experimental Brain Research, 233, 79-88.

    Schaefer, S. (2014). The ecological approach to dual-task research: Findings on the effects of expertise and age. Frontiers in Psychology, 5, 1-9.

    Wenger, E., Martensson, J., Noack, H., Bodammer, N. C., Kühn, S., Schaefer, S., Heinze, H.-J., Düzel, E., Bäckman, L., Lindenberger, U., & Lövden, M. (2014). Comparing manual and automatic segmentation of hippocampal volumes: Reliability and validity issues in younger and older brains. Human Brain Mapping, 35, 4236-4248.

    Riediger, M., Voelkle, M., Schaefer, S. & Lindenberger, U. (2014). Charting the life course: Age differences and validity of beliefs about lifespan development. Psychology and Aging, 29, 503-520.

    Schaefer, S. & Lindenberger, U. (2013). Thinking while walking: Experienced high-heel walkers flexibly adjust their gait. Frontiers in Psychology, 4, 1-7.

    Wenger, E., Martensson, J., Noack, H., Bodammer, N. C., Kühn, S., Schaefer, S., Heinze, H.-J., Düzel, E., Bäckman, L., Lindenberger, U., & Lövden, M. (2014). Comparing manual and automatic segmentation of hippocampal volumes: Reliability and validity issues in younger and older brains. Human Brain Mapping, 35, 4236-4248.

    Riediger, M., Voelkle, M., Schaefer, S. & Lindenberger, U. (2014). Charting the life course: Age differences and validity of beliefs about lifespan development. Psychology and Aging, 29, 503-520.

    Schaefer, S. & Lindenberger, U. (2013). Thinking while walking: Experienced high-heel walkers flexibly adjust their gait. Frontiers in Psychology, 4, 1-7.

    Kray, J. & Schaefer, S. (2012). Mittlere und späte Kindheit (6-11 Jahre). In W. Schneider & U. Lindenberger (Hrsg.), Entwicklungspsychologie (7. Auflage, ehemals Oerter & Montada; pp. 211-234). Weinheim: Beltz.

    Wenger, E., Schaefer, S., Noack, H., Kühn, S., Martensson, J., Heinze, H.-J., Düzel, E., Bäckman, L., Lindenberger, U., & Lövden, M. (2012). Cortical thickness changes following spatial navigation training in adulthood and aging. NeuroImage, 59, 3386-3397.

    Lövden, M., Schaefer, S., Noack, H., Bodammer, N. C., Kühn, S., Heinze, H.-J., Düzel, E., Bäckman, L. & Lindenberger, U. (2012). Spatial navigation training protects the hippocampus against age-related changes during early and late adulthood. Neurobiology of Aging, 33, 620.e9-620.e22.

    Krampe, R. Th., Schaefer, S., Lindenberger, U., & Baltes, P. B. (2011). Lifespan changes in multi-tasking: Concurrent walking and memory search in children, young, and older adults. Gait and Posture, 33, 401-405.

    Schaefer, S. & Schumacher, V. (2011). The interplay of cognitive and motor functioning in healthy older adults: Findings from dual-task studies and suggestions for intervention. Gerontology, 57, 239-246.

    Lövden, M., Schaefer, S., Noack, H., Kanowski, M., Kaufmann, J., Tempelmann, C., Bodammer, N. C., Kühn, S., Heinze, H.-J., Lindenberger, U., Düzel, E. & Bäckman, L. (2011). Performance-related increases in hippocampal N-acetylaspartate (NAA) induced by spatial navigation training are restricted to BDNF val homozygotes. Cerebral Cortex, 21, 1435-1442.

    Lövden, M., Beckman, L., Lindenberger, U., Schaefer, S. & Schmiedek, F. (2010). A theoretical framework for the study of adult cognitive plasticity. Psychological Bulletin, 136, 659-676.

    Schaefer, S., Lövden, M., Wieckhorst, B., & Lindenberger, U. (2010). Cognitive performance is improved while walking: Differences in cognitive-sensorimotor couplings between children and young adults. European Journal of Developmental Psychology, 7, 371-389.

    Schaefer, S., Krampe, R. Th., & Lindenberger, U. (2009). Gleichzeitig Balancieren und Denkaufgaben bearbeiten: Altersunterschiede zwischen Kindern und jungen Erwachsenen. In V. Nagel & V. Lippens (Hrsg.), Sportwissenschaft und Sportpraxis: Gleichgewichts-Leistungen im Handlungsbezug. Aktuelle Arbeiten aus der Gleichgewichtsforschung (pp. 13-24). Hamburg: Czwalina-Verlag.

    Verrel, J., Lövden, M., Schellenbach, M., Schaefer, S., & Lindenberger, U. (2009). Interacting effects of cognitive load and adult age on the regularity of whole-body motion during treadmill walking. Psychology and Aging, 24, 75-81.

    Huxhold, O., Schäfer, S., & Lindenberger, U. (2009). Wechselwirkungen zwischen Sensomotorik und Kognition im Alter: Überblick ber ein internationals Forschungsfeld. Zeitschrift fr Gerontologie und Geriatrie, 42, 93-98.

    Schaefer, S., Krampe, R. Th., Lindenberger, U., & Baltes, P. B. (2008). Age differences between children and young adults in the dynamics of dual-task prioritization: Body (balance) vs. mind (memory). Developmental Psychology, 44, 747-757.

    Lövden, M., Schaefer, S., Pohlmeyer, A., & Lindenberger, U. (2008). Walking variability and working memory load in aging: A dual-process account relating cognitive control to motor control performance. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Science, 63B, P121-P128.

    Lindenberger, U., & Schaefer, S. (2008). Erwachsenenalter und Alter. In R. Oerter & L. Montada (Hrsg.), Entwicklungspsychologie (6. Auflage, pp. 366-409). Weinheim: Beltz.

    Schaefer, S. & Bäckman, L. (2007). Normales und pathologisches kognitives Altern. In J. Brandtstdter & U. Lindenberger (Hrsg.), Lehrbuch zur Entwicklungspsychologie der Lebensspanne. Stuttgart: Kohlhammer.

    Schaefer, S., Huxhold, O., & Lindenberger, U. (2006). Healthy mind in healthy body? A review of sensorimotor-cognitive interdependencies in old age. European Review of Aging and Physical Activity, 3, 45-54.