Members: Francisco José López

Francisco José López

Mail Address Francisco López









Research Interests
Human learning, causal inference, associative learning, diagnostic reasoning, computacional modelling of cognitive processes, human factors in aviation 

Selected Publications

  Shanks, D. R., López, F. J., Darby, R. J., & Dickinson, A. (1996). Distinguishing associative and probabilistic contrast theories of human contingency judgment. In D. R. Shanks, K. J. Holyoak & D. L. Medin (Eds.), The psychology of Learning and Motivation (Vol. 34, pp. 265-312). San Diego, California: Academic Press.

  López, F. J., Shanks, D. R., Almaraz, J., & Fernández, P. (1998). Effects of trial order on contingency judgments: a comparison of associative and probabilistic contrast accounts. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 24, 672-694.

  López, F. J., Cobos, P. L., & Caño, A. (2005). Associative and causal reasoning accounts of causal induction: symmetries and asymmetries in predictive and diagnostic inferences. Memory & Cognition, 33, 1388-1398.

  López, F.J., & Shanks, D.R. (in press). Models of animal learning and their relations to human learning. In R. Sun (Ed.) Handbook of computational cognitive modelling. Cambridge, MA.: Cambridge University Press.