Publikationen - Christian Montag

Publikationen in „peer-reviewed“ Zeitschriften

376) Sanwald, S., GenEmo research group, Montag, C. & Kiefer, M. (accepted). Group differences in OXT methylation between patients suffering from MDD and healthy controls: A pre-registered replication study. Psychiatry Research.

375) Pontes, H., Selak, S., Rumpf, C. & Montag, C. (accepted). Investigating the interplay between Gaming Disorder and functional impairments in professional esports gaming. Scientific Reports.

374) de Hesselle, L. & Montag, C. (accepted). Effects of a 14-day social media abstinence on mental health and well-being: results from an experimental study. BMC Psychology.

373) Montag, C., Nakov, P. & Ali, R. (in press). On the need to develop nuanced measures assessing attitudes towards AI and AI literacy in representative large-scale samples. AI & Society.

372) Müller, M. & Montag, C. (in press). Disentangling creativity-technology-use associations by taking a fine-granular look at individual differences in smartphone- and social media/messenger-(over)use. Journal of Creativity.

371) Montag, C., Ali, R. & Davis, K. L. (in press). Affective Neuroscience Theory and attitudes towards artificial intelligence. AI & Society.

370) Sindermann, C.Montag, C. & Elhai, J. D. (in press). The Degree of Homogeneity versus Heterogeneity in Individuals’ Political News Consumption – A Replication and Extension in Two Independent Samples. Journal of Media Psychology.

369) Sindermann, C., Löchner, N., Heinzelmann, R., Scholz, R. & Montag, C. (in press). The Revenue Model of Mainstream Social Media: Advancing Discussions on Social Media Based on a European Perspective Derived from Interviews with Scientific and Practical ExpertsInternational Journal of Human-Computer Interaction.

368) Kohne, J. & Montag, C. (in press). A Framework to collect, link, and process donated WhatsApp Chat Log Data. Behavior Research Methods.

367) Montag, C. & Markett, S. (2024). Depressive inclinations mediate the association between personality (neuroticism/conscientiousness) and TikTok Use Disorder tendenciesBMC Psychology, 12(1), 81.

366) Montag, C., Demetrovics, Z. Elhai, J. D., Grant, D., Koning, I., Rumpf, H. J., Spada, M. M., Throuvala, M. & van den Einden, R. (2024). Problematic social media use in childhood and adolescence. Addictive Behaviors, 107980.

365) Montag, C., Pontes, H. M., Rozgonjuk, D., Brandt, D., Bischof, A., Salbach, H., ... & Rumpf, H. J. (2024). Examining the interplay between Internet Use Disorder tendencies and well-being in relation to sofalizing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 152452.

364) Weidler, C., Hofhansel, L., Regenbogen, C., Müller, D., Clemens, B., Montag, C., Reif, A. & Habel, U. (2024). The influence of the COMT Val158Met Polymorphism on Prefrontal TDCS Effects on Aggression. Scientific Reports, 14, 3437.

363) Montag, C., Nakov, P., Ali, R. (2024). Considering the IMPACT framework to understand the AI-well-being complex from an interdisciplinary perspective. Telematics and Informatics Reports, 13, 100112.

362) Liu, H., Zhang, Q. H., Elhai, J. D., Montag, C., Yang, H. (2024). Attentional bias to threat is modulated by Stimulus Content: A fNIRS study. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 17, 1308457.

361) Hussain, Z., Elhai, J. D., Montag, C., Wegmann, E. & Rozgonjuk, D. (2024). The role of trait and state fear of missing out on problematic social media use and problematic smartphone use severity. Emerging Trends in Drug Addictions, 4, 100140.

360) Montag, C. (2024). An attempt to assess individual differences in Shinrin-Yoku tendencies and its associations with personality and life satisfaction: a study from Germany. Trees, Forests & People, 15, 100475.

359) Montag, C., Ali, R., Al-Thani, D. & Hall, B. J. (2024). On artificial intelligence and global mental health. Asian Journal of Psychiatry, 103855.

358) Guo, Y., Elhai, J. D., Montag, C., Wang, Y., & Yang, H. (2024). Problematic mobile gamers have attention bias toward game social information. Computers in Human Behavior, 108074.

357) Babiker, A., Almourad, B., Panourgia, C., Alshakhsi, S., Montag, C. & Ali, R. (2023). Need for Affect, Problematic Social Media Use and the Mediating Role of Fear of Missing Out in European and Arab Samples. Psychology Research and Behavior Management, 16, 5025-5039.

356) Davis, K. L. & Montag, C. (2023). Unraveling the roots of depression – it’s complicated. Neuropsychoanalysis, 25(2), 171-174.

355) Montag, C. & Markett, S. (2023). Individual differences in social networks use disorder tendencies, fear of missing out and their relation to everyday cognitive failure. BMC Psychiatry, 23(1), 1-9.

354) Hasani, J., Firoozabadi, M. A., Chashmi, S. J. E., Noory, L., Turel, O. & Montag, C. (2023). Cognitive emotion regulation mediates the relationship between Big-Five personality traits and Internet Use Disorder tendencies. Computers in Human Behavior, 108020.

353) Montag, C., Marciano, L., Schulz, P. J., & Montag, C. (2023). Unlocking social media’s brain secrets through neuroscience. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 27, 12, 1102-1104.

352) Williams, J. R., Sindermann, C., Yang, H., Montag, C., & Elhai, J. D. (2023). Latent profiles of problematic smartphone use severity are associated with social and generalized anxiety, and fear of missing out, among Chinese high school students. Cyberpsychology: Journal of Psychosocial Research on Cyberspace, 17(5), Article 7. 

351) Montag, C., Müller, M., Pontes, H. M. & Elhai, J. D. (2023). On fear of missing out, social networks use disorder tendencies and meaning in life. BMC Psychology, 11, 358.

350) Montag, C. & Hall, B. (2023). Enhancing real-time digital surveillance can guide evidence-based policymaking to improve global mental health. Nature Mental Health, 1, 697-698.

349) Montag, C., Wegmann, E., Schmidt, L. D., Klein, L., Rozgonjuk, D., & Rumpf, H. J. (2023). Associations between smoking status and social networks use disorder tendencies. Emerging Trends in Drugs, Addictions, and Health, 3, 100054.

348) Al-Shakhsi, S., Babiker, A., Montag, C. & Ali, R. (2023). On the association between personality, fear of missing out (FoMO) and problematic social media use tendencies in European and Arabian samples. Acta Psychologica, 240, 104026.

347) Liu, C., Li, K., Zheng, X., Fu, M., Zhang, Y., Sindermann, C., Montag, C., Zhang, H., Shuxia, Y., Wang, Z., Zhou, B., Kendrick, K. M. & Becker, B. (2023). acute tryptophan depletion-induced anxiety and ventromedial prefrontal threat reactivity in healthy young men. European Neuropsychopharmacology, 77, 24-34.

346) Rozgonjuk, D., Ignell, J., Mech, F., Rothermund, E., Gündel, H. & Montag, C. (2023). Smartphone and Instagram use, body dissatisfaction, and eating disorders: Investigating the associations using self-report and tracked data. BMC Journal of Eating Disorders, 11, 149.

345) Montag, C. & Elhai, J. D. (2023). On social media design, (online-)time well-spent and addictive behaviors in the age of surveillance capitalism. Current Addiction Reports, 10, 610–616.

344) Montag, C., Kraus, J., Baumann, M. & Rozgonjuk, D. (2023). The propensity to trust in automated technology mediates the links between technology self-efficacy and fear and acceptance of artificial intelligence. Computers in Human Behaviors Reports, 11, 100315.

343) Montag, C. & Pontes, H.M. (2023). Letter to the editor: A closer look at functional impairments in gaming disorder. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 164, 402-403.

342Montag, C. & Elhai, J. D. (2023). Do we need a digital school uniform? Arguments for and against a smartphone ban in schools. Societal Impacts, 1, 1-2, 100002.

341) Montag, C., & Quintana, D. S. (2023). Digital phenotyping in molecular psychiatry—a missed opportunity?.Molecular Psychiatry28(1), 6-9.

340) Bai, Y., Elhai, J. D., Montag, C. & Yang, H. (2023). Biased processing of game-related information in problematic mobile gaming users. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 12(2), 480-489.

339) Rozgonjuk, D., Blinka, L., Löchner, N., Faltýnková, A., Husarova, D. & Montag, C. (2023). Differences between problematic internet and smartphone use and their psychological associations in boys and girls: a network analysis. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, 17, 69.

338) Chashmi, S. J. E., Aruguete, M., Sadri, M., Montag. C., Shahrajabian, F. (2023). Psychometric Properties of the Fear of Missing out (FOMO) Scale in Iranian Students: Reliability, Validity, Factor Structure, and Measurement Invariance. Telematics and Informatics Reports, 10, 100066.

337) Zhang, Y., Yao, S., Sindermann, C., Rozgonjuk, D., Zhou, M., Riedl, R. & Montag, C. (2023). Investigating potential vulnerability factors for videoconferencing fatigue: a cross-sectional study. Telematics and Informatics Reports, 11, 100067.

336) Stangl, F., Riedl, R. Montag, C. & Kiemeswenger, R. (2023). Negative Psychological and Physiological Effects of Social Networking Site Use: The Example of Facebook. Frontiers in Psychology, 14, 1141663.

335) Sanwald, S., Widenhorn-Müller, K., GenEmo Research Group, Montag, C. & Kiefer, M. (2023). Association between parental separation, childhood trauma, neuroticism and depression: A case control study. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 14, 1112664.

334) Yao, N., Chen, J., Huang, S., Montag, C. & Elhai, J. (2023). Depression and social anxiety in relation to problematic TikTok use severity: The mediating role of boredom proneness and distress intolerance. Computers in Human Behavior, 145, 107751.

333) Li, X., Kaur, Y., Wilhelm, O., Reuter, M., Montag, C., Sommer, W., Zhou, C., Hildebrandt, A. (2023). Resting state brain signal complexity of young healthy adults reflects genetic risk for developing Alzheimer’s Disease. European Journal of Neuroscience, 57(5), 854-866.

332) Wang, L., Zhou, X., Song, X., Gan, X., Zhang, R., Liu, X., Xu, T., Jiao, G., Ferraro, S., Bore, M. C., Yu, F., Zhao, W., Montag, C. & Becker, B. (2023). Fear of missing out (FOMO) associates with reduced cortical thickness in core regions of the posterior default mode network and higher levels of problematic smartphone and social media use. Addictive Behaviors, 107709.

331) Arrivillaga, C., Hallauer, C. J., Montag, C., & Elhai, J. D. (2023). Emotion dysregulation factors associated with problematic smartphone use severity: The mediating role of fear of missing out. Addictive Behaviors, 107708.

330) Fiedler, M., Hofmann, C., Montag, C., & Kiefer, M. (2023). Factors related to the development of executive functions: A cumulative dopamine genetic score and environmental factors predict performance of kindergarten children in a go/nogo task. Trends in Neuroscience and Education, 100200.

329) Montag, C., & Becker, B. (2023). Neuroimaging the effects of smartphone (over-) use on brain function and structure—a review on the current state of MRI-based findings and a roadmap for future research. Psychoradiology3(1), kkad001.

328) Däschle, J., Hofmann, C., Wernicke, J., Ziegenhain, U., Montag, C., & Kiefer, M. (2023). The relationship between parenting behavior and the personality of kindergarten children. Frontiers in Psychology14.

327) Marengo, D., Elhai, J. D., & Montag, C. (2023). Predicting Big Five personality traits from smartphone data: a metaanalysis on the potential of digital phenotyping. Journal of Personality, 91, 1410-1424.

326) Sindermann, C., & Montag, C. (2023). Individual differences in need satisfaction and intentions to vote for specific political parties–results from Germany. Current Psychology42(11), 9496-9508.

325) Sindermann, C., Kannen, C., & Montag, C. (2023). Linking primary emotional traits to ideological attitudes and personal value types. Plos one18(1), e0279885.

324) Rozgonjuk, D., Pontes, H. M., Schivinski, B. & Montag, C. (2023). Problematic digital behaviors among gamers: the links between problematic online gaming, gambling, shopping, pornography use, and social networking. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 21, 240-257.

323) Montag, C., Klugah-Brown, B., Zhou, Y., Wernicke, J., Haas, B. & Becker, B. (2023). Trust towards humans and trust towards products with artificial intelligence are not associated: insights from self-report and neurostructural brain imaging. Personality Neuroscience, 6, e3.

322) Chang, C. I., Fong Sit, H., Chao, T., Chen, C., Shen, J., Cao, B., Montag, C., Elhai, J. D. & Hall, B. J. (2023). Exploring subtypes and correlates of internet gaming disorder severity among adolescents during COVID-19 in China: A latent class analysis. Current Psychology42(23), 19915-19926.

321) Klugah-Brown, B., Zhou, X., Wang, L., Gan, X., Zhang, R., Liu, X., Song, X., Zhao, W., Biswal, B. B., Yu, F., Montag, C. & Becker, B. (2022). Associations between levels of Internet Gaming Disorder symptoms and striatal morphology – replication and associations with social anxiety. Psychoradiology, 2(4), 207-215.

320) Dhawan, S., Hegelich, S., Sindermann, C., & Montag, C. (2022). Re-start social media, but how?. Telematics and Informatics Reports8, 100017.

319) Bischof, S., Brandt, D., Vens, M., Rozgonjuk, D., Wernicke, J., Kannen, C., Wölfling, K., Dreier, M., Salbach, H., Basenach, L., Mößle, T., Olbrich, D., König, I., Borgwardt, S., Montag, C., Rumpf, H. J.  (2022). Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial of an e-health stepped care approach for the treatment of internet use disorders versus a placebo condition: the SCAVIS study. BMJ Open, 12, e061453.

318) Yu, F., Li, J., Xu, L., Zheng, X., Fu, M., Li, K., Yao, S., Kendrick, K. M., Montag, C. & Becker, B. (2022). Opposing associations of Internet Use Disorder symptom domains with structural and functional organization of the striatum: A dimensional neuroimaging approach. Journal of Behavioral Addictions11(4), 1068-1079.

317) Montag, C., Dagum, P., Hall, B. J., & Elhai, J. D. (2022). How the study of digital footprints can supplement research in behavioral genetics and molecular psychology. Molecular Psychology: Brain, Behavior, and Society1(2), 2.

316) Montag, C., Sanwald, S., Widenhorn-Müller, K., GenEmo Research Group, & Kiefer, M. (2022). Investigating primary emotional systems and the Big Five of Personality including their relations in patients with major depression and healthy control persons. Neuropsychoanalysis24(2), 149-158.

315) Montag, C., Ko, H. C., & Sindermann, C. (2022). Individual differences in importance ratings of Chinese values and their associations with the Big Five of personality in Western and Eastern populations. Discover Psychology2(1), 39.

314) Cudo, A., Montag, C., & Pontes, H. M. (2022). Psychometric assessment and gender invariance of the Polish version of the Gaming Disorder Test. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 1-24.

313) Sindermann, C., Montag, C. & Elhai, J. D. (2022). The Design of Social Media Platforms – Initial Evidence on Relations between Personality, Fear of Missing Out, Design Element-Driven Increased Social Media Use, and Problematic Social Media Use. Technology, Mind and Behavior, 3 (4: Winter).

312) Sindermann, C., Kannen, C., & Montag, C. (2022). The degree of heterogeneity of news consumption in Germany—Descriptive statistics and relations with individual differences in personality, ideological attitudes, and voting intentions. New Media & Society, 14614448211061729.

311) Kou, J., Zhang, Y., Zhou, F., Sindermann, C., Montag, C., Becker, B. & Kendrick, K. M. (2022). A randomized trial shows dose-frequency and genotype may determine the therapeutic efficacy of intranasal oxytocin. Psychological Medicine, 52(10), 1959-1968.

310) Thurm, A., Satel, J., Montag, C., Griffiths, M. D. & Pontes, H. M. (2022). The Relationship between Gambling Disorder, Stressful Life Events, Gambling-Related Cognitive Distortions, Difficulty in Emotion Regulation, and Self-Control. Journal of Gambling Studies, 1-15.

309) Le, J., Zhang, L., Zhao, W., Zhu, S., Lan, C., Kou, J., Zhang, Q., Zhang, Y., Li, Q., Chen, Z., Fu, M., Montag, C., Zhang, R., Yang, W., Becker, B., Kendrick, K. M. (2022). Infrequent intranasal oxytocin followed by positive social interaction improves symptoms in autistic children: a pilot randomized clinical trial. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 91(5):335-347.

308) Sanwald, S., Montag, C. & Kiefer, M. (2022). Cumulative genetic score of DRD2 polymorphisms is associated with impulsivity and masked semantic priming. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience, 72(8):1682-1694.

307) Rosen, M., Betz, L. T., Montag, C., Kannen, C. & Kambeitz, J. (2022). Transdiagnostic digital phenotyping of psychopathology in a help-seeking population (PhenoNetz) - a study protocol for an experience sampling study. JMIR Protocols, 11(8):e35206.

306) Montag, C., Solms, M., Stelzel, C. & Davis, K. L. (2022). The future of the Affective Neuroscience Personality Scales: a reflection on seven pressing matters. Personality Neuroscience, 5, e10.

305) Montag, C.*, Rozgonjuk*, D., Riedl, R., & Sindermann, C. (2022). On the associations between videoconference fatigue, burnout and depression including personality associations. Journal of Affective Disorders Reports, 100409.

304) Zhang, Y.Y., Yao, S., Schmitt, H., Becker, B., Kendrick, K.M. & Montag, C. (2022). Molecular genetic associations between a prominent serotonin transporter gene polymorphism (5-HTTLPR/rs25531) and individual differences in tendencies towards autistic traits and generalized Internet Use Disorder in China and GermanyBrain and Behavior, e2747.

303) Montag, C., Schivinski, B., Kannen, C. & Pontes, H. M. (2022). Investigating individual differences among professional and non-professional gamers: An empirical study. Addictive Behaviors, 134, 107416.

302) Sindermann, C., Kannen, C. & Montag, C. (2022). Longitudinal data on (political) news consumption and political attitudes in a German sample collected during the election year 2021. Data in Brief, 43, 108326.

301) Rumpf, H. J. & Montag, C. (2022). Where to put Compulsive Sexual Behavior Disorder? Phenomenology mattersJournal of Behavioral Addictions, 11(2), 230-233.

300) Yang, H., Montag, C. & Elhai, J. D. (2022). The Relationship between Adolescent Emotion Dysregulation and Problematic Technology Use: Review of the Empirical Literature. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 11(2), 290-304.

299) Montag, C., Thrul, J., & van Rooij, A. J. (2022). Social media companies or their users – which party needs to change to reduce online time? Addiction, 117(8), 2363-2364.

298Maldonado-Murciano, L., Guilera, G., Montag, C. & Pontes, H.M. (2022). Disordered gaming among professional esports and non-professional gamers: A comparative psychometric study. Addictive Behaviors, 132, 107342.

297) Rozgonjuk, D., Pontes, H. M., Schivinski, B. & Montag, C. (2022). Disordered gaming, loneliness, and family harmony in gamers before and during the COVID-19 pandemic. Addictive Behaviors Reports, 15, 100426.

296) Müller, S. M., Wegmann, E., Oelker, A., Stark, R., Müller, A., Montag, C., Wölfling, K., Rumpf, H. J. & Brand, M. (2022). Assessment of Criteria for Specific Internet-use Disorders (ACSID-11): Introduction of a new screening instrument capturing ICD-11 criteria for gaming disorder and other potential Internet-use disorders. Journal of Behavioral Addiction, 11(2), 427-450.

295) Jung, S., Sindermann, C., Yang, H., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2022). Anxiety-related coping styles and individual differences in primary emotional systems against the background of Affective Neuroscience Theory: a study with samples from Germany and China. Trends in Psychology.

294) Pontes, H., Montag, C., Elhai, J. D., Monteiro, A., Evren, C., Throuvala, M., Macur, M., McDowall, A., Rumpf, H. J., Carbonell, X., Kuss, D., Lopez-Fernandez, O. & Griffiths, M. (2022). Stigma and Gaming Disorder: Should we take a ‘half full’ or ‘half empty’ glass perspective? Addiction, 117(6), 1816-1817.

293) Raneri, P. C., Montag, C., Rozgonjuk, D., Pontes, H. M. & Satel, J. (2022). The role of microtransactions in internet gaming disorder and gambling disorder: A preregistered systematic review. Addictive Behaviors Reports, 100415.

292) Rozgonjuk, D., Davis, K., Sindermann, C. & Montag, C. (2022). The Affective Neuroscience Personality Scales: comparing the adjective- and statement-based inventories with the Big Five Inventory in English- and German-speaking samples. Personality Neuroscience, 4, e7.

291) Marengo, D.*, Montag, C.*, Mignogna, A. & Settanni, M. (2022). Mining digital traces of Facebook activity for the prediction of individual differences in tendencies towards social networks use disorder: A machine learning approach. Frontiers in Psychology, 13, 830120.

290) Marengo, D., Settanni, M. & Montag, C. (2022). Dataset on individual differences in self-reported personality and inferred emotional expression from profile pictures of Italian Facebook users. Data in Brief, 41, 107899.

289) Pontes, H. M., Schivinski, B., Kannen, C. & Montag, C. (2022).  Exploring the interplay between screen time in the context of gaming across different patterns of engagement: A worldwide large-scale study. Social Science & Medicine, 296, 114721.

288) Rumpf, H. J., Effertz, T. & Montag, C. (2022). The Cost Burden of Problematic Internet Usage. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences, 44, 101107.

287) Sanwald, S., Widenhorn-Müller, K., GenEmo ResearchGroup, Montag, C.+ & Kiefer, M.+ (2022). Primary emotions as predictors for fear of COVID 19 in former inpatients with major depressive disorder and healthy control participants. BMC Psychiatry, 22, 94.

286) Sindermann, C., Yang, H., Yang, S., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2022). Willingness to accept (WTA), willingness to pay (WTP), and the WTA/WTP disparity in Chinese social media platforms: Descriptive statistics and associations with personality and social media use. Acta Psychologica, 223, 103462.

285) Hermes, A., Sindermann, C., Montag, C. & Riedl, R. (2022). Exploring Online and In-Store Purchase Willingness: Associations with the Big Five, Trust, and Need for Touch. Frontiers in Psychology, 13, 808500.

284) Wernicke, J. & Montag, C. (2022). Linking gaming disorder tendencies in children to their personality and parental gaming behavior. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 2, 748195.

283) Messner, E. M., Sariyska, R., Mayer, B., Montag, C., Kannen, C., Schwerdtfeger, A., & Baumeister, H. (2022). Insights–Future implications of passive smartphone sensing in the therapeutic context. Verhaltenstherapie32(Suppl. 1), 86-95.

282) Zarate, D., Ball, M., Montag, C., Prokofieva, M., & Stavropoulos, V. (2022). Unravelling the Web of Addictions: A Network Analysis Approach. Addictive Behaviors Reports, 100406.

281) Yuan, G. F., Shi, W., Elhai, J. D., Montag, C., Chang, K., Jackson, T. & Hall, B. J. (2022). Gaming to cope: Applying network analysis to understand the relationship between posttraumatic stress symptoms and internet gaming disorder symptoms among disaster-exposed Chinese young adults. Addictive Behaviors, 124, 107096.

280) Sindermann, C.*, Yang, H., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C.* (2021). Acceptance and Fear of Artificial Intelligence – Associations with Personality. Discover Psychology, 2, 8.

279) Yu, Q, Yang, P., Montag, C., Becker, B., Cheval, B., Herold, F., Delphine, C., Mueller, N., Li, J., Szabo, A. & Zou, L. (2021). Validation of the Chinese version of the Exercise Dependence Scale-Revised (EDS-R). International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction.

278) Elhai, J. D., Sapci, O., Yang, H., Amialchuk, A., Rozgonjuk, D. & Montag, C. (2021).  Objectively-measured smartphone use in relation to self-reported smartphone use, psychopathology symptoms, fear of missing out, procrastination, and academic productivity in college students. Human Behavior and Emerging Technologies, 3(5), 912-921.

277) Hallauer, C. J., Rooney, E. A., Yang, H., Meng, Q., Montag, C. & Elhai, J. D. (2021). Anxiety sensitivity mediates relations between anxiety (but not depression) and problematic smartphone use severity, adjusting for age and sex, in Chinese adolescents early in the COVID-19 pandemic. Human Behavior and Emerging Technologies, 3 (5), 788-797.

276) Brand, M., Müller, A., Stark, R., Steins-Loeber, S., Klucken, T., Montag, C., Diers, M., Wolf, O., Rumpf, H.J., Wölfling, K., Wegmann, E. (2021). Addiction Research Unit: Affective and cognitive mechanisms of specific Internet-use disorders (ACSID). Addiction Biology, 26, e13087.

275) Montag, C., Dagum, P., Hall, B. J. & Elhai, J. D. (2021). Do we still need psychological self-report questionnaires in the age of the Internet of Things? Discover Psychology, 2, 1.

274) Peterka-Bonetta, J., Sindermann, C., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2021). How objectively measured Twitter and Instagram use relate to self-reported personality and tendencies towards Internet Use/Smartphone Use Disorder. Human Behavior and Emerging Technologies, 3(5), 898-911.

273) Montag, C., Elhai, J. D., & Dagum, P. (2021). Show me your smartphone … and then I will show you your brain structure and function. Human Behavior and Emerging Technologies, 3(5), 891-897.

272) Montag, C., Kannen, C., Schivinski, B. & Pontes, H. (2021). Empirical evidence for robust personality-gaming disorder associations from a large-scale international investigationPLoS ONE, 16(12), e0261380.

271) Marengo, D., Sariyska, R., Schmitt, H. S., Messner, E. M., Baumeister, H., Brand, M., Kannen, C. & Montag, C. (2021). Objective Recordings of Instant Messaging and Social Network App Usage are associated with Self-reported Tendencies towards Smartphone Use Disorder: The distinctive Role of Image-Based Apps. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 23(9), e27093.

270) Montag, C., Schivinski, B. & Pontes, H. (2021). Is the proposed distinction of Gaming Disorder into a predominantly online vs. offline form meaningful? Empirical evidence from a large German speaking gamer sample. Addictive Behaviors Reports, 100391.

269) Rozgonjuk, D., Elhai, J. D., Sapci, O. & Montag, C. (2021). Discrepancies between self-reports and behavior: Fear of missing out (FoMO) is related to self-reported problematic smartphone use severity, but not to objectively measured smartphone use in U.S. college studentsDigital Psychology, 2(2), 3-10.

268) Sindermann, C., Lachmann, B., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2021). Personality associations with WhatsApp usage and usage of alternative messaging applications to protect one's own data. Journal of Individual Differences, 42(2), 167-174.

267) Sindermann, C., Mõttus, R., Rozgonjuk, D. & Montag, C. (2021). Is it possible to predict current voting preferences by Big Five personality domains, facets, and nuances? A random forest analysis approach in a German sample. Personality Science, 2, e6017.

266) Montag, C., Elhai, J. D. & Dagum, P. (2021). On blurry boundaries when defining digital biomarkers: how much biology needs to be in a digital biomarker? Frontiers in Psychiatry,12, 740292.

265) Müller, M., Sindermann, C., Rozgonjuk, D. & Montag, C. (2021). Mind-wandering mediates the associations of neuroticism and conscientiousness with tendencies towards smartphone use disorder. Frontiers in Psychology, 12, 661541.

264) Rozgonjuk, D., Davis, K. L. & Montag, C. (2021). The roles of primary emotional systems and need satisfaction in problematic smartphone and Internet use: a network perspective. Frontiers in Psychology,12, 709805.

263) Zhang, Y.Y., Sindermann, C., Kendrick, K. M., Becker, B. & Montag, C. (2021). Individual differences in tendencies towards Internet Use Disorder, Internet Literacy and their link to autistic traits in both China and Germany. Frontiers in Psychology,12, 638655.

262) Sindermann, C., Schmitt, H. S., Kargl, F., Herbert, C. & Montag, C. (2021). Online Privacy Literacy and Online Privacy Behavior – the role of crystallized intelligence and personality. International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 37(2), 1-12.

261) Rozgonjuk, D., Schmitz, F., Kannen, C & Montag, C. (2021). Cognitive ability and personality: from broad to nuanced associations. Intelligence, 88(3), 101578.

260) Montag, C., Rozgonjuk, D., Sindermann, C., Yang, S., Elhai, J. D. & Yang, H. (2021). Fear of COVID-19, neuroticism, social networks use disorder, and smartphone use disorder tendencies. Frontiers in Psychology, 12, 682837.

259) Montag, C. & Rumpf, H. J. (2021). The potential of digital phenotyping and mobile sensing for the psycho-diagnostics of mental processes linked to Internet Use Disorders. Current Addiction Reports, 8, 422-430.

258) Hollerbach, P., Olderbak, S., Wilhelm, O., Montag, C., Jung, S., Neumann, C. S. Habermeyer, E. & Mokros, A. (2021). Associations of the MAOA uVNTR genotype and 5-HTTLPR/rs25531 haplotype with psychopathic traits. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 131, 105275.

257) Elhai, J. D., Yang, H., & Montag, C. (2021). Anxiety and stress severity are related to greater fear of missing out on rewarding experiences: A latent class analysis. PsyCh. DOI: 10.1002/pchj.455

256) Marengo, D.*, Montag, C.*, Sindermann, C., Elhai, J. D., & Settanni, M. (2021). Examining the links between active Facebook use, received likes, self-esteem and happiness: A study using objective social media data. Telematics and Informatics58, 101523.

255) Sanwald, S., Widenhorn-Müller, K., Schönfeldt-Lecuona, C., GenEmo Research Group, Montag, C. and Kiefer, M. (2021). Factors related to age at depression onset: The role of SLC6A4 methylation, sex, exposure to stressful life events and personality in a sample of inpatients suffering from major depressionBMC Psychiatry, 21, 167.

254) Sindermann, C., Schmitt, H., Rozgonjuk, D., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2021). The evaluation of fake and true news: On the role of intelligence, personality, interpersonal trust, ideological attitudes, and news consumption. Heliyon, 7(3), e06503.

253) Montag, C., Elhai, J. D. & Davis, K. (2021). A comprehensive overview on studies using the Affective Neuroscience Personality Scales in the psychological and psychiatric sciences. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 125, 160-167.

252) Marengo, D., Davis, K. L., Özkarar Gradwohl, G., & Montag, C. (2021). A metaanalysis on individual differences in primary emotional systems and Big Five personality traits. Scientific Reports, 11, 7453.

251) Sapci, O., Elhai, J., Amialchuk, A. & Montag, C. (2021). The Impact of Smartphone Use on Students` Academic Performance. Learning and Individual Differences, 89, 102035.

250) Berger, A., Sanwald, S., Montag, C.+ & Kiefer, M.+ (2021). The influence the BDNF Val66Met polymorphism on mechanisms of semantic priming: Analyses with drift-diffusion models of masked and unmasked priming. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 17(1), 70-87.

249) Montag, C., Yang, H. & Elhai, J. D. (2021). On the psychology of TikTok use: A first glimpse on what we know from empirical studies. Frontiers in Public Health, 9, 641673.

248) Elhai, J. D., Yang, H., McKay, D., Asmundson, G. J. G., & Montag, C.
(2021). Modeling anxiety and fear of COVID-19 using machine
learning in a sample of Chinese adults: Associations with psychopathology, sociodemographic, and exposure variables. Anxiety, Stress and Coping, 34(2), 130-144.

247) Montag, C., Hegelich, S., Sindermann, C., Rozgonjuk, D., Marengo, D. & Elhai, J. D. (2021). On corporate responsibility when studying social-media-use and well-being. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 25(4), 268-270.

246) Sindermann, C., Yang, H., Liu, T., Elhai, J. D., & Montag, C. (2021). WeChat—Its Problematic Use and Relations with the Big Five Personality Traits and Fear of Missing Out. Journal of Technology in Behavioral Science6(2), 397-405.

245) Wernicke, J. & Montag, C. (2021). Gaming during childhood – Do relations with parental gaming and childrens’ ADHD-tendencies exist? Psychotherapeut, 66(2), 97-104.

244) Sindermann, C., Riedl, R., Elhai, J. D., & Montag, C. (2021). Linking the Technology Acceptance Model to Smartphone Use and Smartphone Use Disorder: Results from a Survey Study. Digital Psychology2(1), 6-18.

243) Rozgonjuk, D., Sindermann, C., Elhai, J. D., & Montag, C. (2021). Comparing smartphone, WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat: which platform elicits the greatest use disorder symptoms?. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking24(2), 129-134.

242) Elhai, J. D., McKay, D., Yang, H., Minaya, C., Montag, C., & Asmundson, G. J. G. (2021). Health anxiety related to problematic smartphone use and gaming disorder severity during COVID-19: Fear of missing out as a mediator. Human Behavior and Emerging Technologies, 3, 137-146.

241) Kou, J., Lan, C., Zhang, Y., Wang, Q., Zhou, F., Zhao, Z., Montag, C., Yao, S., Becker, B., Kendrick, K. (2021). In the nose or on the tongue? Contrasting motivational effects of oral and intranasal oxytocin on arousal and reward during social processing. Translational Psychiatry, 11, 94.

240) De Hesselle, L., Rozgonjuk, D., Sindermann, C. & Montag, C. (2021). The associations between Big Five personality traits, gaming motives, and self-reported time spent on gaming. Personality and Individual Differences, 171, 110483.

239) Ferentzi, E., Mai, S., Geiger, M., Köteles, F., Montag, C. & Pollatos, O. (2021). Interaction between sex and cardiac interoceptive accuracy in measures of induced pain. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 577961.

238) Stuckenschneider, T., Sanders, M. L., Devenney, K. E., Aaronson, J. A., Abeln, V., Claassen, J., Guinan, E., Lawlor, B., Meeusen, R., Montag, C., Olde Rikkert, M. G. M., Polidori, M. C., Reuter, M., Schultz, R. J., Vogt, T., Weber, B., Kessels, R. P. C., Schneider, S., on behalf of the NeuroExercise Study Group (2021). NeuroExercise: The effect of a 12-month exercise intervention on cognition in mild cognitive impairment -a multicenter randomized controlled trial. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 12, 621947.

237) Rozgonjuk, D., Sindermann, C., Elhai, J. D., & Montag, C. (2021). Individual differences in Fear of Missing Out (FoMO): Age, gender, and the Big Five personality trait domains, facets, and items. Personality and Individual Differences, 110546.

236) Lachmann, B., Doebler, A., Sindermann, C., Sariyska, R., Cooper, A., Haas, H. & Montag, C. (2021). Molecular genetics of life satisfaction: Investigating findings of a genome-wide association study and the role of the serotonin transporter. Journal of Happiness Studies, 22, 305-322.

235) Montag, C., Wegmann, E., Sariyska, R., Demetrovics, Z. & Brand, M. (2021). How to overcome taxonomical problems in the study of technology related use disorders and what to do with “smartphone addiction”? Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 9(4), 908-914.

234) Sindermann, C., Sha, P., Zhou, M., Wernicke, J., Schmitt, H. S., Li, M., Sariyska, R., Stavrou, M., Becker, B. & Montag, C. (2021). Assessing the attitude towards artificial intelligence: Introduction of a short measure in German, Chinese, and English language. KI-Künstliche Intelligenz35, 109-118.

233) Yu, F., Sariyska, R., Lachmann, B., Wang, Q., Reuter, M., Weber, B., Trautner, P., Yao, S., Montag, C.+ & Becker, B.+ (2021). Convergent crosssectional and longitudinal evidence for gamingcue specific posterior parietal dysregulations in early stages of internet gaming disorder. Addiction Biology26(3), e12933.

232) Chen, Y., Li, Q., Zhang, Q., Kou, J., Zhang, Y., Cui, H., Wernicke, J., Montag, C., Becker, B., Kendrick, K. M. & Yao, S. (2020). The Effects of Intranasal Oxytocin on Neural and Behavioral Responses to Social Touch in the Form of Massage. Frontiers in neuroscience14, 1286. 

231) Montag, C., & Elhai, J. D. (2020). Discussing digital technology overuse in children and adolescents during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond: On the importance of considering Affective Neuroscience Theory. Addictive Behaviors Reports12, 100313.

230) Spiegelberg, N., Breuer, S., Nielsen, J., Saliger, J., Montag, C., Karbe, H. & Markett, S. (2020). Cognitive fatigue predicts cognitive failure in MS patients and healthy controls: a case-control study. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, acaa118.

229) Montag, C. & Hegelich, S. (2020). Understanding detrimental aspects of social media use: will the real culprits please stand up? Frontiers in Sociology, 5, 599270.

228) Marengo, D., Sindermann, C., Häckel, D., Settanni, M., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2020). The Association between the Big Five Personality Traits and Smartphone Use Disorder: A Meta-Analysis. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 9(3), 534-550.

227) Wang, Y., Yang, H., Montag, C., & Elhai, J. D. (2020). Boredom proneness and rumination mediate relationships between depression and anxiety with problematic smartphone use severity. Current Psychology. 

226) Zhou, X., Wu, R., Liu, C., Kou, J., Chen, Y., Pontes, H. M., Yao, D., Kendrick, K. M., Becker, B.+ & Montag, C.+(2020). Higher levels of (Internet) Gaming Disorder symptoms according to the WHO and APA frameworks associate with lower striatal volume. Journal of Behavioral Addictions9(3), 598-605.

225) Chen, Y., Becker, B. Zhang, Y, Cui, H., Du, J., Wernicke, J., Montag, C., Kendrick, K. M. & Yao, S. (2020). Oxytocin increases the pleasantness of affective touch and orbitofrontal cortex activity independent of valence. European Neuropsychopharmacology, 39, 99-110.

224) Wernicke, J., Zhang, Y., Felten, A., Du, J., Chen, Y., Yao, S., Kou, J., Kendrick, K.M., Becker, B., Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (2020). Blood oxytocin levels are not associated with ADHD tendencies and emotionality in healthy adults. Neuroscience Letters738, 135312.

223) Rozgonjuk, D., Sindermann, C., Elhai, J. D., Christensen, A. P., & Montag, C. (2020). Associations between symptoms of problematic smartphone, Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram use: An item-level exploratory graph analysis perspective. Journal of Behavioral Addictions9(3), 686-697

222) Montag, C., Dagum, P. & Elhai, J. D. (2020). On the need of digital phenotyping to get insights into mental states in the COVID-19 pandemicDigital Psychology, 1(2), 40-42. 

221) Liu, C., Xu, L., Li, J., Zhou, F., Yang, X., Zheng, X., Fu, M., Li, K., Sindermann, S., Montag, C., Ma, Y., Scheele, D., Ebstein, R. P., Kendrick, K. M. & Becker, B. (in press). Serotonin and early life stress interact to shape brain architecture and anxious avoidant behavior – a TPH2 imaging genetics approach. Psychological Medicine.

220) Lee, H. L., Heise, V., Stirnberg, R., Wu, S., Wang, X., Stoecker, T., Montag, C. and Axmacher, N. (2020). Genetic Alzheimer’s disease risk affects the neural mechanisms of pattern separation in hippocampal subfields. Current Biology, 30, 1-12.

219) Zhou, X., Meng, Y., Schmitt, H., Montag, C., Kendrick, K. M., Becker, B. (2020)Cognitive flexibility mediates the association between early life stress and habitual behavior. Personality and Individual Differences, 167, 110231.

218) Sanwald, S., Widenhorn-Müller, K., GenEmo Research Group, Montag, C.+ & Kiefer, M.+ (2020). Association of differences in promoter methylation of the structural oxytocin gene and critical life events in Major Depression: a case control study. Journal of Affective Disorders, 276, 829-838.

217) Montag, C., Ebstein, R., Jawinski, P. & Markett, S. (2020). Molecular genetics in psychology and personality neuroscience: On candidate genes, genome wide scans, and new research strategies. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 118, 163-174. 

216) Montag, C., Sindermann, C., Lester, D. & Davis, K. L. (2020). Linking individual differences in satisfaction with each of Maslow’s Needs to the Big Five Personality Traits and Panksepp’s Primary Emotional Systems. Heliyon, 6(7),e04325. 

215) Rozgonjuk, D., Sindermann, C., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2020). Fear of missing out (FoMO) and social media’s impact on daily life and productivity at work: do WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat use disorders mediate that association? Addictive Behaviors, 110, 106487.

214) Montag, C. & Elhai, J. D. (2020). Digital phenotyping - a case for cognitive functions and dementia? Digital Psychology, 1(1), 44-51.

213) Sindermann, C., Kuss, D. J., Throuvala, M., Griffiths, M. D. & Montag, C. (2020). Should we pay for our social media/messenger applications? Preliminary data on the acceptance of an alternative to the current prevailing data business model. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 1415.

212) Schmitt, H. S., Sindermann, C., Li, M., Ma, Y., Kendrick, K. M., Becker, B. & Montag, C. (2020). The dark side of emotion recognition – evidence from cross-cultural research in Germany and China. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 1132.

211) Sindermann, C., Riedl, R. & Montag, C. (2020). Investigating the Relationship between Personality and Technology Acceptance from a Gender Perspective. Future Internet, 12(7), 110.

210) Wagels, L., Votinov, M., Hüpen, P., Jung, S., Montag, C. & Habel, U. (2020). Single dose of testosterone and the MAOA VNTR polymorphism influence emotional and behavioral responses in men during a non-social frustration task. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 14, 93.

209) Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2020). The compatibility of theoretical frameworks with machine learning analyses in psychological research. Current Opinion in Psychology, 36, 83-88.

208) Marengo, D. & Montag, C. (2020)Digital phenotyping of the Big Five of Personality via social media traces: a meta-analysis. Digital Psychology, 1(1), 52-64.

207) Király, O., Potenza, M. N., Stein, D. J., King, D. L., Hodgins, D. C., Saunders, J. B., Griffiths, M. D.,  Gjoneska, B., Billieux, J., Brand, M., Abbott, M. W., Chamberlain, S. R., Corazza, O., Burkauskas, J., Sales, C. M., Montag, C.,Lochner, C., Grünblatt, E., Wegmann, E., Martinotti, G., Lee, H. K., Rumpf, H. J., Castro-Calvo, J., Rahimi-Movaghar, A., Higuchi, S., Menchon, J. M., Zohar, J., Pellegrini, L., Walitza, S., Fineberg, N. A. & Demetrovics, Z. (2020). Preventing problematic internet use during the COVID-19 pandemic: consensus guidance. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 100, 152180.

206) Marengo, D., Sindermann, C., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2020). One Social Media Company to Rule Them All: Associations Between Use of Facebook-Owned Social Media Platforms, Sociodemographic Characteristics, and the Big Five Personality Traits. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 936.

205) Sindermann, C., Cooper, A. & Montag, C. (2020). A short review on susceptibility to falling for fake political news. Current Opinion in Psychology, 36, 44-48.

204) Montag, C., Sindermann, C. & Baumeister, H. (2020). Digital phenotyping in psychological and medical sciences: a reflection about necessary prerequisites to reduce harm and increase benefits. Current Opinion in Psychology, 36, 19-24.

203) Markett, S., Reuter, M., Sindermann, C. & Montag, C. (2020). Cognitive failure susceptibility and personality: Self-directedness predicts everyday cognitive failure. Personality and Individual Differences, 159, 109916.

202) Sindermann, C., Duke, É. & Montag, C. (2020). Personality associations with Facebook Use and Tendencies towards Facebook Use Disorder. Addictive Behaviors Reports, 11, 100264.

201) Liebherr, M., Schubert, P., Antons, S., Montag, C. & Brand, M. (2020). Smartphones and attention, curse or blessing? - A review on the effects of smartphone usage on attention, inhibition, and working memory. Computers in Human Behavior Reports, 1, 100005.

200) Schivinski, B., Brzozowska-Woś, M., Stansbury, E., Satel, J., Montag, C. & Pontes, H. M. (2020). Exploring the role of social media use motives, psychological well-being, self-esteem, and affect in problematic social media use. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 617140.

199) Elhai, J. D., Yang, H., Dempsey, A. E., & Montag, C. (2020). Rumination and negative smartphone use expectancies are associated with greater levels of problematic smartphone use: A latent class analysis. Psychiatry Research, 285, 112845.

198) Hussain, Z. Wegmann, E., Yang, H. & Montag, C. (2020). Problematic Use of Chinese Social Networking Sites and Associations with Depression and Anxiety symptoms: A Systematic Review of Recent Research. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 211.

197) Montag, C. & Becker, B. (2020). Internet and Smartphone Use Disorder in Asia. Addictive Behaviors, 107, 106380.

196) Sindermann, C., Elhai, J.D., Montag, C. (2020). Predicting Tendencies towards the Disordered Use of Facebook’s Social Media Platforms: On the role of Personality, Social Anxiety and Impulsivity. Psychiatry Research, 285, 112793.

195) Sindermann, C., Elhai, J., Moshagen, M. & Montag. C. (2020). Age, gender, personality, ideological attitudes and individual differences in a person’s news spectrum: How many and who might be prone to “filter bubbles” and “echo chambers” online? Heliyon, 6(1), e03214.

194) Sanwald, S., Montag, C. & Kiefer, M. (2020). Depressive Emotionality Moderates the Influence of the BDNF Val66Met Polymorphism on Executive Functions and on Unconscious Semantic Priming. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience, 70(5), 699-712.

193) Wernicke, J., Zabel, J., Zhang, Y., Becker, B., & Montag, C. (2020). Relation between tendencies to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and the 2D:4D digit ratio: empirical evidence from Germany and China. Early Human Development, 143, 104943.

192) Elhai, J., Yang, H., Rozgonjuk, D. & Montag, C. (2020). Using machine learning to model problematic smartphone use severity: The significant role of fear of missing out. Addictive Behaviors, 103, 106261.

191) Sindermann, C., Luo, R., Becker, B., Kendrick, K. M. & Montag, C. (2020). The role of oxytocin on self-serving lying. Brain and Behavior, 10, e01518.

190) Elhai, J. D., Yang, H., & Montag, C. (2020). Fear of missing out (FOMO): overview, theoretical underpinnings, and literature review on relations with severity of negative affectivity and problematic technology use. Brazilian Journal of Psychiatry43, 203-209.

189) Sanwald, S., Gahr, M., Widenhorn-Müller, K., Schönfeldt-Lecuona, C., Richter, K., Connemann, B. J., Kammer, T., Montag, C.+ & Kiefer, M.+ (2020). Relation of promoter methylation of the oxytocin gene to stressful life events and depression severity. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience, 70, 201-211.

188) Montag, C., Schivinski, B., Sariyska, R., Kannen, C., Demetrovics, Z. & Pontes, H. (2019). Psychopathological symptoms and gaming motives in disordered gaming: A psychometric comparison between the WHO and APA diagnostic frameworks. Journal of Clinical Medicine, 8, 1691. 

187) Zhao, W., Luo, R., Sindermann, C., Li, J., Wei, Z., Zhang, Y., Liu, C., Le., J., Quintana, D. S., Montag, C., Becker, B. & Kendrick, K. M.  (2019).  Oxytocin modulation of self-referential processing is partly replicable and sensitive to oxytocin receptor genotype. Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry, 96, 109734.

186) Jung, S., Sindermann, C., Li, M., Wernicke, J., Quan, L., Ko, H.C. & Montag, C. (2019). Anxiety related coping styles, social support and Internet Use Disorder. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 10, 640.

185) Montag, C., Lachmann, B., Herrlich, M. & Zweig, K. (2019). Addictive features of social media/messenger platforms and Freemium games against the background of psychological and economic theories. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16, 2612.

184) Montag, C., Davis, K., Lazarevic, L. B. & Knezevic, G. (2019). A Serbian version of the ANPS and its link to the five factor model of personality. Open Psychology, 1, 303-316.

183) Sanwald, S., Widenhorn-Müller, K., Wernicke, J., Sindermann, C., Kiefer, M. & Montag, C. (2019). Depression is associated with the absence of sex differences in the 2D:4D ratio of the right hand. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 10, 483.

182) Jung, S., Sindermann, C., Lachmann, B., & Montag, C. (2019). Genome wide linked rs2572431 polymorphism to neuroticism is also associated with individual differences in anxiety related coping modes. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 1451.

181) Montag, C., Bleek, B., Reuter, M., Müller, T., Weber, B., Faber, J. & Markett, S. (2019). Basal ganglia and stuttering: new evidence from a case-control study applying DARTEL. NeuroImage Clinical, 23, 101890.

180) Peterka-Bonetta, J., Sindermann, C., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2019). Personality associations with Smartphone and Internet Use Disorder: A comparison study including links to impulsivity and social anxiety. Frontiers in Digital Health, 7, 127.

179) Elhai, J. D., Yang, H., & Montag, C. (2019). Maladaptive cognitive and emotion processes: Mechanisms explaining depression and anxiety’s relations with problematic smartphone use. Current Addiction Reports, 6, 410-417.

178) Sindermann, C., Cooper, A. & Montag, C. (2019). Empathy, autism and systemizing tendencies – Relationships between prominent self-report measures. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 10, 307.

177) Pontes, H. M., Schivinski, B., Sindermann, C., Li, M., Becker, B., Zhou, M. & Montag, C. (2019). Measurement and conceptualization of Gaming Disorder according to the World Health Organization framework: The development of the Gaming Disorder Test. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction.

176) Li, X., Hildebrandt, A., Sommer, W., Wilhelm, O., Reuter, M., Montag, C., & Zhou, C. (2019). Cognitive Performance in Young APOE ε4 and ε2 Carriers – A Latent Variable Approach for Assessing the Genotype–Phenotype Relationship. Behavior Genetics, 49(5), 455-468.

175) Montag, C. & Elhai, J. (2019). A new agenda for personality psychology in the digital age? Personality and Individual Differences, 147, 128-134.

174) Montag, C. & Becker, M. (2019). Psychological and neuroscientific advances to understand Internet Use Disorder. Neuroforum, 25(2), 99-107.

173) Wagels, L., Votinov, M., Kellermann, T., Konzok, J., Jung, S., Montag, C., Schneider, F., Eisert, A, Beyer, C., Habel, U. (2019). Exogenous testosterone and the monoamine-oxidase A polymorphism influence anger, aggression and neural responses to provocation in males. Neuropharmacology, 156, 107491.

172) Weidler, C., Wagels, L., Regenbogen, C., Hofhansel, L., Blendy, J.A., Clemens, B., Montag, C., & Habel, U. (2019). Genetics of aggression: the influence of the OPRM1 (A118G) polymorphism on behavioral and neural correlates of aggression in healthy males. Neuropharmacology, 156, 107467.

171) Sittler, M. C., Cooper, A. J., & Montag, C. (2019). Is empathy involved in our emotional response to music? The role of the PRL gene, empathy, and arousal in response to happy and sad music. Psychomusicology: Music, Mind, and Brain29(1), 10-21.

170) Lachmann, B, Duke, É, Sariyska, R. & Montag, C. (2019). Who’s addicted to the smartphone and/or the Internet? Empirical evidence for a common personality structure vulnerable to digital addictive tendencies. Psychology of Popular Media Culture, 8(3), 182-189.

169) Wernicke, J., Li, M., Zhou, M., Sha, P., Sindermann, C., Becker, B., Kendrick, K. Montag, C. (2019). Individual differences in tendencies to attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder and emotionality: Empirical evidence in young healthy adults from Germany and China. Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorders. 11(2), 167-182.

168) Sha, P., Sariyska, R., Riedl, R., Lachmann, B. & Montag, C. (2019). Linking Internet Communication and Smartphone Use Disorder by taking a closer look at the Facebook and WhatsApp applications. Addictive Behaviors Reports, 9, 100148.

167) Knezevic, G., Lazarevic, L. B. Montag, C. & Davis, K.  (2019). Relations between lexical and biological perspectives on personality: new evidence based on HEXACO and Affective Neuroscience Theory. Journal of Personality Assessment, 102(3), 325-336.

166) Sariyska, R., Markett, S., Lachmann, B. & Montag, C. (2019). What does our personality say about our dietary choices? Insights on the associations between dietary habits and primary emotional systems, and the Dark Triad of personality. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 2591.

165) Montag, C., Baumeister, H., Kannen, C., Sariyska, R., Meßner, E. M. & Brand, M. (2019). Concept, possibilities and pilot-testing of a new smartphone application for the social and life sciences to study human behavior including validation data from personality psychology. J., 2, 102-115.

164) van den Heuvel, M. P., Scholtens, L. H., van der Burgh, H. K., Agosta, F., Alloza, C., Arango, C., Auyeung, B., Baron-Cohen, S., Basaia, S., Benders, M. J. N. L., Beyer, F., Booij, L., Braun, K. P. J., Filho, G. B., Cahn, W., Cannon, D. M., Chaim-Avancini, T. M., Chan, S. S. M., Chen, E. Y. H., Crespo-Facorro, B., Crone, E. A., Dannlowski, U., de Zwarte S. M. C., Dietsche, B., Donohoe, G., Du Plessis, S., Durston, S., Díaz-Caneja, C. M., Díaz-Zuluaga, A. M., Emsley, R., Filippi, M., Frodl, T., Gorges, M., Graff, B., Grotegerd, D., Gasecki, D., Hall, J. M., Holleran, L., Holt, R., Hopman, H. J., Jansen, A., Janssen, J., Jodzio, K., Jäncke, L., Kaleda, V. G., Kassubek, J., Kharabian Masouleh, S., Kircher, T., Koevoets, M. G. J. C, Kostic, V. S., Krug, A., Lawrie, S. M., Lebedeva, I. S., Lee, E. H. M., Lett, T. A., Lewis, S. J. G., Liem F, Lombardo, M. V., Lopez-Jaramillo, C., Margulies, D. S., Markett, S., Marques, P., Martínez-Zalacaín, I., McDonald, C., McIntosh, A. M., McPhilemy, G., Meinert, S. L.,  Menchón, J. M., Montag, C., Moreira, P. S., Morgado, P., Mothersill, D. O., Mérillat, S., Müller, H.-P., Nabulsi, L., Najt, P., Narkiewicz, K., Naumczyk, P., Oranje, B., Ortiz-Garcia de la Foz, V., Peper, J. S., Pineda, J. A., Rasser, P. E., Redlich, R., Repple, J., Reuter, M., Rosa, P. G. P., Ruigrok, A. N. V., Sabisz, A., Schall, U., Seedat, S., Serpa, M. H., Skouras, S., Soriano-Mas, C., Sousa, N., Szurowska, E., Tomyshev, A. S., Tordesillas-Gutierrez, D., Valk, S. L., van den Berg, L. H., van Erp, T. G. M., van Haren, N. E. M., van Leeuwen, J. M. C., Villringer, A., Vinkers, C. C. H., Vollmar, C., Waller, L., Walter, H., Whalley, H. C., Witkowska, M., Veronica Witte, A., Zanetti, M. V., Zhang, R. and de Lange, S. C. (2019). 10Kin1day: A Bottom-Up Neuroimaging Initiative. Frontiers in Neurology, 10, 425. 

163) Meixner, F., Montag, C., & Herbert, C. (2019). Affective Language and its Molecular Genetic Underpinnings: Exploring the Relationship Between Genetic Variations of the OXTR Gene (rs53576) and the Emotional Evaluation of Words Related to the Self or the Other. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 68.

162) Davis, K. L. & Montag, C. (2019). Selected Principles of Pankseppian Affective Neuroscience. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 12, 1025.

161) Sindermann, C., Sariyska, R., Lachmann, B., Brand, M. & Montag, C. (2019). Associations between the Dark Triad of Personality and unspecified/specific Forms of Internet-Use Disorder. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 7(4), 985-992.

160) Sariyska, R., Lachmann, B., Cheng, C., Gnisci, A., Kaliszewska-Czeremska, K. Laconi, S., Zhong, S., Toraman, D.& Montag, C. (2019). The Motivation for Facebook use: Is it a matter of bonding or control over others?  Evidence from a cross-cultural study. Journal of Individual Differences, 40, 26-35.

159) Peterka-Bonetta, J., Sindermann, C., Zhou, M., Li, M., Sha, P., & Montag, C. (2019). The Relationship Between Problematic Internet use, Depression and Burnout Among Chinese and German Students. Addictive Behaviors, 89, 188-199.

158) Sauer, C., Montag, C., Reuter, M. & Kirsch, P. (2019). Oxytocinergic modulation of brain activation to cues related to reproduction and attachment: differences and commonalities during the perception of erotic and fearful social scenes. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 136, 87-96.

157) Zhou, F.,* Montag, C.,* Sariyska, R., Lachmann, B., Reuter, M., Weber, B., Trautner, P., Kendrick, K. M., Markett, S. & Becker, B. (2019). Orbitofrontal gray matter deficits as marker of Internet gaming disorder: converging evidence from a cross-sectional and prospective longitudinal design. Addiction Biology, 24(1), 100-109.

156) Markett, S.Wudarczyk, O., Biswal, B., Jawinski, P. & Montag, C. (2018). Affective Network Neuroscience. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 12, 895.

155) Montag, C., Becker, B. & Gan, C. (2018). The multi-purpose application WeChat usage: a review on recent literature. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 2247.

154) Montag, C. (2018). Cross-cultural research projects as an effective solution for the replication crisis in psychology and psychiatry. Asian Journal of Psychiatry, 38, 31-32.

153) Sariyska, R., Rathner, E.M., Baumeister, H. & Montag, C. (2018). Feasibility of linking molecular genetic markers to real-world social network size tracked on smartphones. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 12, 945.

152) King, D. L. & Gaming Industry Response Consortium mit Montag, C. (2018). Comment on the global gaming industry’s statement on ICD-11 gaming disorder: A corporate strategy to disregard harm and deflect social responsibility? Addiction, 113, 2145-2146.

151) Sindermann, C., Luo, R., Kendrick, K. M., Becker, B. & Montag, C. (2018). The COMT Val158Met polymorphism and reaction to a transgression: replication of genetic associations in a Chinese and German sample. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 12, 148.

150) Scholz, R. W., Bartelsman, E.J., Diefenbach, S., Franke, L., Grunwald, A., Helbing, D., Hill, R., Hilty, L., Höjer, M., Kirchner, C., Klauser, S., Montag, C., Parycek, P., Prote, J. P., Renn, O., Reichel, A., Schuh, G., Steiner, G., Pereira, G. V. (2018) Unintended side effects of the digital transition: European scientists’ messages from a proposition-based expert round table. Sustainability, 10, 2001.

149) ZimmermannJ., Nadja, D., Montag, C., Reuter, M., Felten, A., Becker, B., Weber, B. & Markett, S. (2018) A common polymorphism on the oxytocin receptor gene (rs2268498) and resting-state functional connectivity of amygdala subregions - a genetic imaging study. NeuroImage, 179, 1-10.

148) Melchers, M., Plieger, T., Montag, C., Reuter, M. Spinath, F. M. & Hahn, E. (2018). The heritability of response styles and its impact on heritability estimates of personality: a twin study. Personality and Individual Differences, 134, 16-24.

147) Prillwitz, C.C., Rüber, T., Reuter, M., Montag, C., Weber, B. Elger, C. & Markett, S. (2018). The salience network and human personality: Integrity of white matter tracts within anterior and posterior salience network relates to the self-directedness character trait. Brain Research, 1692, 66-73.

146) Markett, S., Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2018). Network Neuroscience and Personality. Personality Neuroscience, 1, e14.

145) Stodt, B. Brand, M., Sindermann, C., Wegmann, E., Li, M., Zhou, M., Sha, P. & Montag, C. (2018). Investigating the effect of Personality, Internet literacy, and Use Expectancies in Internet-Use Disorder Symptoms: Results from a Comparative Study between China and Germany. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(4), 579.

144) Montag, C. & Davis, K. (2018). Affective Neuroscience Theory and Personality: An update. Personality Neuroscience, 1, e12.

143) Lachmann, B., Sindermann, C., Sariyska, R., Luo, R., Melchers, M., Becker, B. & Montag, C. (2018). The Role of Empathy and Life Satisfaction in Smartphone Use Disorder. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 398.

142) Nielsen, J., Saliger, J., Montag, C., Markett, S., Nöhring, C., & Karbe, H. (2018). Facing the Unknown: Fear of Progression is Related to Depression, Fatigue, and Action Control in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 87(3), 190-192.

141) Davis, K. & Montag, C. (2018). A tribute to Jaak Panksepp (1943-2017). Personality Neuroscience, 1, e9.

140) Montag, C. & Diefenbach, S. (2018). Towards Homo Digitalis: Important Research Issues for Psychology and the Neurosciences at the Dawn of the Internet of Things and the Digital Society. Sustainability, 10, 415.

139) Sindermann, C., Markett, S., Jung, S. & Montag C. (2018). Genetic variation of COMT impacts mindfulness and everyday cognitive failure but not attentional control. Mindfulness, 9(5), 1479-1485.

138) Montag, C.*, Zhao, Z. *, Sindermann, C., Xu, L., Fu, M., Li, J., Zheng, X., Li, K., Kendrick, K. M., Dai, J. & Becker, B. (2018). Internet Communication Disorder and the structure of the human: initial insights on WeChat addiction. Scientific Reports, 8, 2155.

137) Lachmann, B., Sariyska, R., Kannen, C., Błaszkiewicz, K., Trendafilov, B., Andone, I., Eibes, M., Markowetz, A., Li, M., Kendrick, K. M. & Montag, C. (2018). Contributing to overall life satisfaction: Personality traits versus life satisfaction variables revisited – replication impossible? Behavioral Sciences, 8, 1.

136) Markett, S., Reuter, M., Heeren, B., Lachmann, B., Weber, B. & Montag, C. (2018). Working memory capacity and the functional connectome – insights from resting state fMRI and voxelwise eigenvector centrality mapping. Brain Imaging and Behavior, 12(1), 238-246.

135) Sindermann, C., Luo, R., Zhao, Z., Li, Q, Li, M., Kendrick, K. M. & Panksepp, J., Montag, C. (2018). Agreeableness is the Personality Trait most strongly associated with Vengefulness in Germany as well as China. Personality and Individual Differences, 121, 184-192.

134) Plieger, T., Felten, A., Melchers, M., Markett, S., Montag, C., Reuter, M. (2018). Association between a functional Polymorphism on the Dopamine-β-Hydroxylase Gene and Reward Dependence in two independent samples. Personality and Individual Differences, 121, 218-222.

133) DukeÉ., Schnuerch, R., Heeren, G., Reuter, M., Montag, C., & Markett, S. (2018). Cortical asymmetry at medial and posterior – but not anterior - sites predicts individual differences in behavioural loss aversion. Personality and Individual Differences, 121, 206-212.

132) Müller, M., Brand, M., Mies, J, Lachmann, B., Sariyska, R. & Montag, C. (2017). The 2D:4D marker and different forms of Internet Use Disorder. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 213.

131) Montag, C., Sindermann, C., Melchers, M., Jung, S., Luo, R., Becker, B., Xie, J., Xu, W., Guastella, A. J. & Kendrick, K. M. (2017). A functional polymorphism of the OXTR gene is associated with autistic traits in Caucasian and Asian populations. American Journal of Medical Genetics – Part B, 174(8):808-816. 

130) Sindermann, C., Saliger, J., Nielsen, J., Markett, S., Karbe, H., Stavrou, M. & Montag, C. (2017). Personality and primary emotional traits: Disentangling Multiple Sclerosis related Fatigue and Depression. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 33(5), 552-561.

129) Markett, S., de Reus, M. A., Reuter, M., Montag, C., Weber, B., Schoene-Bake, J. C. & van den Heuvel, M. P. (2017). Variation on the dopamine D2 receptor gene (DRD2) is associated with basal ganglia-to-frontal structural connectivity. NeuroImage, 155, 473-479.

128) Wagels, L., Votinov, M., Radke, S., Clemens, B., Montag, C., Jung, S. & Habel, U. (2017). Blunted insula activation reflects increased risk taking by exogenous testosterone in MAOA low participants. Human Brain Mapping, 38, 4574-4593.

127) Lachmann, B., Sariyska, R., Kannen, C., Stavrou, M. & Montag, C. (2017). Commuting, life-satisfaction and Internet addiction. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14, 1176.

126) Sindermann, C., Kendrick, K., Becker, B., Li, M. Li, S. & Montag, C. (2017). Does growing up in Urban compared to Rural Areas shape Primary Emotional Traits? Behavioral Sciences, 7, 60.

125) Duke, É. & Montag, C. (2017). Smartphone addiction, daily interruptions and self-reported productivity. Addictive Behaviors Reports, 6, 90-95.

124) Montag, C., Markowetz, A., Blaszkiewicz, K., Andone, I., Lachmann, B., Sariyska, R., Trendafilov, B., Eibes, M., Kolb, J., Reuter, M., Weber, B. & Markett, S. (2017). Facebook usage on smartphones and gray matter volume of the nucleus accumbens.  Behavioural Brain Research, 329, 221-228.

123) Reuter, M, Montag, C., Altmann, S., Bendlow, F., Elger, C., Kirsch, P., 
Becker, A. J. , Schoch, S., Simon, M., Weber, B., Felten, A. (2017). Functional characterization of an oxytocin receptor gene variant (rs2268498) previously associated with social cognition by expression analysis in vitro and in human brain biopsy. Social Neuroscience, 12(5), 604-611.

122) Melchers, M., Montag, C., Markett, S., Niazy, N., Johanna Groß-Bölting, Zimmermann, J. & Reuter, M. (2017). The OXTR Gene, Implicit Learning and Social Processing: Does Empathy evolve from Perceptual Skills for Details? Behavioural Brain Research, 329, 35-40.

121) Devenney, K.E., Lawlor, B.., Olde Rikkert, M. G., Schneider, S., Aaronson, J. A.., Abeln, V.., Classen, J. A., Coen, R. F., Guinan, E. M., Ferguson, D., Kessels, R. P., Meeusen, R., Montag, C., Murphy, R. T., Polidori, M. C., Reuter, M., Sanders, M. L., Strüder, H. K., Thijssen, D. H., Vogt, T., Walsh, C., Weber, B., Hoblyn, J., Eustace, A., McGreevy, C., Denihan, A., Kinsella, J., Lyons, D., Kennelly, S. (2017) The effects of an extensive exercise programme on the progression of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMC Geriatrics, 17(1), 75.

120) Montag, C. & Panksepp, J. (2017). Primary emotional systems and personality: an evolutionary perspective. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 464.

119) Sariyska, R., Lachmann, B., Markett, S., Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (2017). Individual differences in implicit learning strategies and risk taking tendencies in the context of Internet addiction and Internet Gaming Disorder under consideration of gender. Addictive Behaviors Reports, 5, 19-28.

118) Harms, C., Jackel, L. & Montag, C. (2017). Reliability and Completion Speed in Online Questionnaires under consideration of Personality. Personality and Individual Differences, 111, 281-290.

117) Kunz, L., Reuter, M., Axmacher, N. & Montag, C. (2017). Conscientiousness is negatively associated with grey matter volume in young APOE e4 carriers. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 56, 1135-1144.

116) Müller, M. & Montag, C. (2017). The relationship between Internet addiction and alcohol consumption is influenced by the smoking status in male online video gamers. Clinical Neuropsychiatry, 14(1), 34-43.

115) Hahn, E., Reuter, M., Spinath, F. M. & Montag, C. (2017). Internet Addiction and its Facets: The Role of Genetics and the Relation to Self-Directedness. Addictive Behaviors, 65, 137-146.

114) Deris, N., Montag, C., Reuter, M., Weber, R. & Markett, S. (2017). Functional connectivity in the resting brain as biological correlate of the Affective Neuroscience Personality Scales. NeuroImage, 147, 423-431.

113) Markett, S., de Reus, M. A., Reuter, M., Montag, C., Weber, B., Schöne-Bake, J. C. & van den Heuvel, M. P. (2017). Serotonin and the brains rich club - association between molecular genetic variation on the TPH2 gene and the structural connectome. Cerebral Cortex, 27(3), 2166-2174.

112) Andone, I., Błaszkiewicz, K., Eibes, M., Trendafilov, B., Montag, C., & Markowetz, A. (2016). How age and gender affect smartphone usage. In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct (pp. 9-12). ACM.

111) Andone, I., Błaszkiewicz, K., Eibes, M., Trendafilov, B., Montag, C., & Markowetz, A. (2016). Menthal: a framework for mobile data collection and analysis. In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct (pp. 624-629). ACM.

110) Andone, I., Blaszkiewicz, K., Eibes, M., Trendafilov, B., Montag, C., & Markowetz, A. (2016). Menthal: quantifying smartphone usage. In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct (pp. 559-564). ACM.

109) Montag, C.,* Widenhorn-Müller, K.*, Panksepp, J. & Kiefer, M. (2016). Individual differences in Affective Neuroscience Personality Scale (ANPS) primary emotional traits and depressive tendencies. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 73, 136-142.

108) Montag, C.*, Sindermann, C.*, Becker, B. & Panksepp, J. (2016). An affective neuroscience framework for the molecular study of Internet addiction. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 1906.

107) Markett, S., Montag, C., Melchers, M., Weber, B. & Reuter, M. (2016). Anxious personality and functional efficiency of the insular-opercular network:  A graph-analytic approach to resting-state fMRI. Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience, 16(6):1039-1049.

106) Montag, C., Duke, É, Peng, S., Zhou, A., Sindermann, C. & Li, M. (2016). Does acceptance of power distance influence propensities for problematic Internet use? Evidence from a cross cultural study. Asia Pacific Psychiatry, 8, 296-301.

105) Montag, C., Zander, T. & Schneider, S. (2016). Who dares to join a parabolic flight? Acta Astronautica, 129, 223-228.

104) Markett, S., Bleek, B., Reuter, M., Prüss, H., Richardt, K., Müller, T., Yaruss, J. S. & Montag, C. (2016). Impaired motor inhibition in adults who stutter – evidence from speech-free stop-signal reaction time tasks. Neuropsychologia, 91, 444-450.

103) Melchers, M., Montag, C., Reuter, M., Spinath, F. & Hahn, E. (2016). The heriatability of empathy and its facets. Motivation and Emotion, 40(5), 720-730.

102) Montag, C. & Panksepp, J. (2016). Primal Emotional-Affective Expressive Foundations of Human Facial Expression. Motivation and Emotion, 40(5), 760-766.

101) Waskow, S., Markett, S., Montag, C., Weber, B., Trautner, P. & Reuter, M. (2016). Pay what you want. A pilot study in neural correlates of voluntary payments for music. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 1023.

100) Montag, C., Duke, É & Markowetz, A. (2016). Towards Psychoinformatics: Computer Science meets Psychology. Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, Volume 2016, Article ID 2983685. 

99) Sindermann, C., Li., M., Warneck, L., Sariyska, R., Lachmann, B., Duke, É & Montag, C. (2016). The 2D:4D ratio and the Five Factor Model of Personality: A replication study from China and Germany. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 811.

98) Markett, S., Heeren, G., Montag, C., Weber, B. & Reuter, M. (2016). Loss aversion is associated with bilateral insula volume. A voxel based morphometry study. Neuroscience Letters, 619, 172-176.

97) Montag, C.,* Hahn, L.,* Reuter, M., Spinath, F., Davis, K. & Panksepp, J. (2016). The role of nature and nurture for individual differences in primary emotional systems: evidence from a twin study. PLoSOne, 11(3), e0151405.

96) Lachmann, B., Sariyska, R., Kannen, C., Cooper, A. & Montag, C. (2016). Life satisfaction and problematic Internet use: Evidence for gender specific effects. Psychiatry Research, 238, 363-367.

95) Melchers, M., Li., M., Haas, B., Reuter, M., Bischoff, L. & Montag, C. (2016). Similar personality patterns are associated with empathy in four different countries. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 290.

94) Montag, C. & Walla, P. (2016). Carpe Diem. Beyond digital addiction or why we all suffer from digital overuse. Cogent Psychology, 3, 1157281.

93) Heeren, G., Markett, S., Montag, C., Gibbons, H. & Reuter, M. (2016). Decision conflict and loss aversion – an ERP study. Journal of Neuroscience, Psychology, and Economics, 9, 50-63.

92) Markett, S.*, Montag, C.*, Heeren, B., Sariyska, R., Lachmann, B., Weber, B. & Reuter, M. (2016). Voxelwise eigenvector centrality mapping of the human functional connectome reveals an influence of the COMT val158met polymorphism on functional connectivity in the default mode network. Brain Structure and Function, 221, 2755-65.

91) Kunz, L., Schroeder, T. N., Lee, H., Montag, C., Lachmann, B., Sariyska, R., Reuter, M. Stirnberg, R., Stoecker, T., Messing-Floeter, P.C., Fell, J., Doeller, C., Axmacher, N. (2015). Reduced grid-like representations in adults at genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease. Science, 350, 430-433.

90) Montag, C., Blaskiewicz, K., Lachmann, B., Sariyska, R., Andone, I., Trendafilov, B. & Markowetz, A. (2015). Recorded behavior as a valuable resource for psychodiagnostics in mobile phone addiction: evidence from psychoinformatics. Behavioral Sciences, 5, 434-442.

89) Jafari, R., Baziar, M., Bleek, B., Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (2015). Personality attributes of Iranian people who stutter. Journal of Communication Disorders, 58, 119-125.

88) Voigt, G., Montag, C., Markett, S. & Reuter, M. (2015). Loss Aversion is associated with BDNF Val66Met and DRD2/ANKK1 Taq 1A. Behavioral Neuroscience, 129, 801-811.

87) Netter, P., Montag, C., Reuter, M., Baars, M. & Gallhofer, B. (2015). Genetic variation of the MAO B gene is related to shorter reaction times in alcohol dependent patients. Journal of Addiction Medicine and Therapy, 3(1): 1014.

86) Montag, C., Błaszkiewicz, K., Sariyska, R., Lachmann, B., Andone, I., Trendafilov, B., Eibes, M.  & Markowetz, A. (2015). Smartphone usage in the 21st century: Who’s active on WhatsApp? BMC Research Notes, 8, 331.

85) Bey, K., Montag, C., Reuter, M., Weber, B. & Markett, S. (2015). Susceptibility to everyday cognitive failure is reflected in functional network interactions in the resting brain. NeuroImage, 121, 1-9.

84) Melchers, M., Li, M., Chen, Y., Zhang, W. & Montag, C. (2015). Lower empathy is associated with problematic Internet use: empirical evidence from Germany and China. Asian Journal of Psychiatry, 17, 56-60.

83) Fischer, A. G., Endrass, T.,   Goebel, I., Reuter, M., Montag, C., Kubisch, C., & Ullsperger, U. (2015). Interactive effects of citalopram and serotonin transporter genotype on neural correlates of response inhibition and attentional orienting. NeuroImage, 116, 59-67.    

82) Montag, C., Kannen, C., Lachmann, B., Sariyska, R., Duke, É, Reuter, M. & Markowetz, A. (2015). The importance of analogue zeitgebers to reduce digital addictive tendencies in the 21st century. Addictive Behaviors Reports, 2, 23-27. 

81) Netter, P., Baars, M.Y., Harro, J., Reuter M., Montag, C., Eenso, D. Müller M.J., Gallhofer, B. (2015). MAO-B activity in platelets and the MAO-B gene polymorphism are differently related to personality traits in alcohol dependent patients. International Neuropsychiatric Disease Journal, 4, 14-28.

80) Sariyska, R., Reuter, M., Lachmann, B. & Montag, C. (2015). ADHD is a better predictor for problematic Internet use than depression: Evidence from Germany. Journal of Addiction Research & Therapy, 6, 1. 1000209.

79) Plieger, T., Melchers, M., Montag, C., Meermann, R., Reuter, M. (2015). Life stress as a potential risk factor for depression and burnout. Burnout Research, 2, 19-24.

78) Reuter, M., Cooper, A., Smillie, L., Markett, S. & Montag, C. (2015). A new measure for the revised reinforcement sensitivity theory: psychometric criteria and genetic validation. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 9, 38.

77) Kuss, K., Falk, A., Trautner, P., Montag, C., Weber, B., Fliessbach, K. (2015). Neuronal correlates of social decision making are influenced by social value orientation – an fMRI study. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 9, 40.

76) Montag, C., Hall, J., Markett, S., Plieger, T., Felten, A., Melchers, M. & Reuter, M. (2015). The DRD3 Ser9Gly polymorphism, Machiavellianism and its link to schizotypal personality. Journal of Neuroscience, Psychology, and Economics. 8, 48-57.

75) Melchers, M., Montag, C., Felten, A. & Reuter, M. (2015). The Oxytocin Receptor Genotype and Social Perception. Social Neuroscience, 10, 345-53.

74) Melchers, M., Markett, S., Montag, C., Weber, B., Trautner, P., Buss, P. & Reuter, M. (2015). Reality TV and vicarious embarrassment: an fMRI study. NeuroImage, 109C:109-117.

73) Montag, C., Bleek, B., Breuer, S., Prüss, H., Richardt, K., Cook, S., Yaruss, J. S. & Reuter, M. (2015). Prenatal testosterone and stuttering. Early Human Development, 91, 43-46. 

72) Melchers, M., Montag, C., Markett, S. & Reuter, M. (2015). Assessment of empathy via self-report and behavioral paradigms: data on convergent and discriminant validity. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, 20(2):157-71.

71) Montag, C., Bey, K., Sha, P., Li, M., Chen, Y. F., Liu, W. Y., Zhou, Y. K., Li, C., Markett, S. & Reuter, M. (2015). Is it meaningful to distinguish between generalized and specific internet addiction? Evidence from a cross-cultural study from Germany, Sweden, Taiwan and China. Asia Pacific Psychiatry, 7(1), 20-6.

70) Montag, C.*, Felten, A.*, Markett, S., Winkel., K., Fischer, L. & Reuter, M. (2014). The role of the BDNF Val66Met polymorphism for individual differences in long-term-memory capacity. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience, 54, 796-802.

69) Markett, S., Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2014). In favor of behavior: On the importance of experimental paradigms in testing predictions from Gray’s revised reinforcement sensitivity theory. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 8, 184.

68)  Montag, C., Błaszkiewicz, K., Lachmann, B., Andone, I. , Sariyska, R., Trendafilov, B., Reuter, M. & Markowetz, A. (2014). Correlating Personality and Actual Phone Usage: Evidence from Psychoinformatics. Journal of Individual Differences. 3, 158- 165.

67) Montag, C., Axmacher, N., Kunz, L., Sariyska, R., Lachmann, B. & Reuter, M. (2014). Common genetic variants of the APOE gene and personality. BMC Neuroscience, 15, 64. 

66) Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2014). Disentangling the molecular genetic basis of personality: from monoamines to neuropeptides. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 43C, 228-239. 

65) Markett, S., Montag, C., Diekmann, C. & Reuter, M. (2014). Dazed and confused: A molecular genetic approach to everyday cognitive failure. Neuroscience Letters, 566C, 216-220. 

64) Montag, C. (2014). The brain derived neurotrophic factor and personality. Advances in Biology, Article ID 719723. 

63) Zhu, Y. K., Li, C. B., Jin, J., Wang, J. J., Lachmann, B., Sariyska, R. & Montag, C. (2014). The 2D:4D ratio of the hand and schizotypal personality traits in schizophrenia patients and healthy control persons. Asian Journal of Psychiatry, 9, 67-72. 

62) Sariyska, R., Reuter, M., Bey, K., Sha, P., Li, M., Chen, Y. F., Liu, W. Y., Zhu, Y. K., Li, C., Suárez-Rivillas, A., Feldmann, M., Hellmann, M., Markett, S., & Montag, C. (2014). Self-esteem, personality and Internet addiction: a cross-cultural comparison study. Personality and Individual Differences, 61-62, 28-33. 

61) Plieger, T., Montag, C., Felten, A. & Reuter M. (2014). The serotonin transporter polymorphism (5-HTTLPR) and personality: Response style as a new endophenotype of negative emotionality. International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, 17, 851-8. 

60) Markowetz, A., Błaszkiewicz, K., Montag, C., Switala, C. & Schläpfer, T. (2014). Psycho-Informatics: Big data shaping modern psychometrics. Medical Hypotheses, 82, 405-411.

59) Deuker, L., Olligs, J., Fell, J., Elger, C., Kranz, T., Mormann, F., Montag, C., Reuter, M., Elger, C. & Axmacher, N. (2013). Replay of stimulus-specific neural activity during sleep predicts memory consolidation. The Journal of Neuroscience, 33, 19373-83.

58) Montag, C.*, Sauer, C.*, Reuter, M. & Kirsch, P. (2013). Genetic variation of the oxytocin receptor gene modulates amygdala activity towards direct gaze: evidence from a pharmacological genetic imaging study. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience, 263, Suppl 2, 169-75.

57) Melchers, M., Montag, C., Markett, S. & Reuter, M. (2013). Relationship between oxytocin receptor genotype and recognition of facial emotion. Behavioral Neuroscience, 127, 780-7. 

56) Montag, C., Eichner, M., Markett, S., Quesada, C. M., Schöne-Bake, J. C., Melchers, M., Plieger, T., Weber, B. & Reuter, M. (2013). An interaction of a NR3C1 polymorphism and prenatal sunspot activity impacts both hippocampus volume and neuroticism in adulthood. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7, 243.

55) Reuter, M., Felten, A., Penz, S., Mainzer, A., Markett, S. & Montag, C. (2013). The influence of dopaminergic gene variants on decision making in the ultimatum game. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7, 242.

54) Markett, S., Weber, B., Voigt, G., Montag, C., Lachmann, B., Rudorf, S. & Reuter, M. (2014). Assessing the attentional function of the fronto-parietal attention network: Insights from resting-state fMRI and the attentional network test. Human Brain Mapping, 35, 1700-1709. 

53) Felten, A.*, Montag, C.*, Kranzioch, C, Markett, S., Walter, N. & Reuter, M. (2013). The DRD2 C957T polymorphism and the Attentional Blink - a genetic association study. European Neuropsychopharmacology, 23, 941-947. 

52) Liu, W. Y., Weber, B., Reuter, M. Markett, S., Chu, W. C. & Montag, C. (2013). The Big Five of Personality and structural brain imaging revisited: a VBM - DARTEL study. NeuroReport, 24, 375-80.

51) Montag, C., Reuter, M., Jurkiewicz, M., Markett, S. & Panksepp, J. (2013). Imaging the structure of the human anxious brain: a review of findings from neuroscientific personality psychology. Reviews in the Neurosciences, 24, 167-190. 

50) Montag, C., Schöne-Bake, J. C., Wagner, J., Reuter, M., Markett, S., Weber, B. &  Quesada, C., (2013). Volumetric hemispheric ratio as a useful tool in personality psychology. Neuroscience Research, 75, 157-159. 

49) Markett, S., Weber, B., Voigt, G., Montag, C., Felten, A., Elger, C. & Reuter, M. (2013). Intrinsic connectivity networks and personality: the temperament dimension harm avoidance modulates functional connectivity in the resting brain. Neuroscience, 240C, 98-105. 

48) Schmidt-Kassow, M., Deusser, M., Thiel, C., Otterbein, S., Montag, C., Reuter, M., Banzer, W., Kaiser, J. (2013). Physical Exercise during Encoding Improves Vocabulary Learning in Young Female Adults: A Neuroendocrinological Study. PloS One, 8, e64172.  

47) Sauer, C., Montag, C., Reuter, M. & Kirsch, P. (2013). Imaging oxytocin x dopamine interactions: An epistastis effect of CD38 and COMT gene variants influences the impact of oxytocin on amygdala activation to social stimuli. Frontiers in Neuroendocrine Science, 7, 45. 

46) Deuker, L., Müller, A. R., Montag, C., Markett, S., Reuter, M., Fell, J., Trautner, T., Axmacher, N. (2013). Playing nice: A multi-methodological study on the effects of social conformity on memory. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7, 79.  

45) Markett, S., Reuter, M., Montag, C. & Weber, B. (2013). The dopamine D2 receptor gene DRD2 and the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor gene CHRNA4 interact on striatal grey matter volume: Evidence from a genetic imaging study. NeuroImage, 64, 167-72.

44) Bleek, B., Reuter, M., Yaruss, J. S., Cook, S. Faber, J. & Montag, C. (2012). Relationships between personality characteristics of people who stutter and the impact of stuttering on everyday life. The Journal of Fluency Disorders, 37, 325-333. 

43) Reuter, M., Markett, S., Melcher, M. & Montag, C. (2012) Interaction of the cholinergic system and the HPA-axis as a risk factor for depression: Evidence from a genetic association study. Neuroreport, 23, 717-720. 

42) Montag, C., Kirsch, P., Sauer, C., Markett, S. & Reuter, M. (2012). The role of the CHRNA4 gene in internet addiction: a case-control study. The Journal of Addiction Medicine, 6, 191-195.

41) Montag, C., Reuter, M., Weber, B., Markett, S, & Schoene-Bake, J. C. (2012). Individual differences in trait anxiety are associated with white matter tract integrity in the left temporal lobe in healthy males but not females. Neuroscience, 217, 77-83. 

40) Montag, C., Jurkiewicz, M. & Reuter, M. (2012). The role of the COMT gene for personality and related psychopathological disorders. CNS & Neurological Disorders – Drug Targets, 11, 236-250. 

39) O’Connell, G., Whalley, H. C., Mukherjee, P., Stanfield, A. C., Montag, C., Hall, J. & Reuter, M. (2012). Association of genetic variation in the promoter region of OXTR with differences in social affective neural processing. Journal of Behavioral and Brain Science, 2, 60-66.

38) Sauer, C., Montag, C., Wörner, C., Kirsch, P. & Reuter, M.  (2012). Effects of a common variant in the CD38 gene on social processing in an oxytocin challenge study: Possible links to autism. Neuropsychopharmacology, 371474–1482. 

37) Walter, N., Montag, C., Markett, S., Felten, A., Voigt, G. & Reuter, M. (2012). Ignorance is no excuse: Moral judgments are influenced by a genetic variation on the oxytocin receptor gene. Brain and Cognition, 78, 268-273. 

36) Montag, C., Bleek, B., Faber, J. & Reuter, M (2012). The role of the DRD2 C957T polymorphism for neuroticism in persons who stutter and healthy controls. Neuroreport, 23, 246-250.

35) Montag, C., Weber, B., Trautner, P., Newport, B., Markett, S., Walter, N. T. & Reuter, M. (2012). Does excessive play of violent first-person-shooter-video-games dampen brain activity in response to emotional stimuli? Biological Psychology, 89, 107-111. 

34) Montag, C., Flierl, M., Markett, S., Walter, N., Jurkiewicz, M. & Reuter, M. (2011). Internet addiction and personality in first-person-shooter-video-gamers. The Journal of Media Psychology, 23, 163-173. 

33) Felten, A., Montag, C., Markett, S., Walter, N.T. & Reuter, M. (2011). Genetically determined dopamine availability predicts disposition for depression. Brain and Behavior, 1, 109-118. 

32) Walter, N. T., Montag, C., Markett, S. & Reuter, M. (2011). The authors reply. Psychosomatic Medicine, 73, 633-635. 

31) Markett, S., Montag, C., Walter, N. T., Plieger, T. & Reuter, M. (2011). On the molecular genetics of flexibility: The case of task-switching, inhibitory control and genetic variants. Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience, 11, 644-651.

30) Walter, N. T., Mutic, S., Markett, S., Montag, C., Klein, A. M. & Reuter, M. (2011). The influence of alcohol intake and alcohol expectations on the recognition of emotions. Alcohol & Alcoholism, 46, 680-685.

29) Montag, C., Reuter, M. & Axmacher, N. (2011). How one's favorite song activates the reward circuitry of the brain: Personality matters! Behavioural Brain Research, 225, 511-514. 

28) Markett, S., Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2011). The nicotinic acetylcholine receptor gene CHRNA4 is associated with negative emotionality. Emotion, 11, 450-455.

27)  Reuter, M., Frenzel, C., Walter, N., Markett, S. & Montag, C. (2011). Investigating the Genetic Basis of Altruism: The Role of the COMT Val158Met Polymorphism. Social Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience, 6, 662-668. 

26) Bleek, B.*, Montag, C.*, Faber, J. & Reuter, M. (2011). The Five Factor Model of Personality applied to persons who stutter and a matched control group. The Journal of Communication Disorders, 44, 218-22.  

25) Montag, C., Fiebach, C. F., Kirsch, P. & Reuter, M. (2011).  Interaction of 5-HTTLPR and a variation on the oxytocin receptor gene OXTR influences negative emotionality. Biological Psychiatry, 69, 601-603.  

24) Markett, S., Montag, C., Walter, N. T. & Reuter, M. (2011). Evidence for the modality independence of the genetic epistasis between the dopaminergic and cholinergic system on working memory capacity. European Neuropsychopharmacology, 21, 216-20.  

23) Walter, N. T., Montag, C., Markett, S. & Reuter, M. (2011). The epistasis effect of functional variants of the BDNF and ANKK1 gene is associated with Alexithymia in healthy human subjects. Psychosomatic Medicine, 73, 23-8.  

22) Walter, N. T., Markett, S.A., Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2011). A Genetic Contribution to Cooperation: Dopamine Relevant Genes are Associated with Social Facilitation. Social Neuroscience, 6, 289-301.

21) Stelzel, C. Basten, U., Montag, C., Reuter, M. & Fiebach, C. J. (2010). Fronto-striatal involvement in task switching depends on genetic differences in D2 receptor density. The Journal of Neuroscience, 30, 14205-14212. 

20) Montag, C.*, Schoene-Bake, J. C.*, Faber, J., Reuter, M. & Weber, B. (2010). Genetic variation on the BDNF gene is not associated with differences in white matter tracts in healthy humans measured by tract based spatial statistics. Genes, Brain & Behavior, 9, 886-91.

19) Schonlau, M., Reuter, M., Schupp, J., Montag, C., Weber, B., Dohmen, T., Siegel, N. A., Sunde, U., Wagner, G.G. & Falk, A. (2010). Collecting Genetic Samples in Population Wide (Panel) Surveys: Feasibility, Nonresponse and Selectivity. Survey Research Methods, 4, 121-126.  

18) Montag, C., Jurkiewicz, M. & Reuter, M. (2010). Low self-directedness is a better predictor for problematic internet use than high neuroticism. Computers in Human Behavior, 26, 1531-1535.  

17) Montag, C., Markett, S., Basten, U., Stelzel, C., Fiebach, C., Canli, T. & Reuter, M. (2010). Epistasis of the DRD2/ANKK1 Taq Ia and the BDNF Val66Met polymorphism impacts Novelty Seeking and Harm Avoidance. Neuropsychopharmacology, 35, 1860-1867.  

16) Montag, C., Basten U., Stelzel, C., Fiebach, C. J. & Reuter, M. (2010). The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism and anxiety: Support for animal knock-in-studies from a genetic association study in humans. Psychiatry Research,179, 86-90.  

15) Montag, C.*, Weber, B.*, Jentgens, E., Elger, C. & Reuter, M.(2010). An epistasis effect of functional variants on the BDNF and DRD2 genes modulates gray matter volume of the anterior cingulate cortex in healthy humans. Neuropsychologia, 48, 1016-1021.  

14) Markett, S. A., Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2010). The association between dopamine DRD2 polymorphisms and working memory capacity is modulated by a functional polymorphism on the nicotinic receptor gene CHRNA4. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 22, 1944-1954. 

13) Reuter, M., Montag, C., Peters, K., Kocher, A., Kiefer, M. (2009). The modulatory influence of the functional COMT Val158Met polymorphism on lexical decisions and semantic priming. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 3, 20.  

12) Reuter, M., Weber, B., Fiebach, C. J., Elger, C. & Montag, C. (2009). The biological basis of anger: Associations with the gene coding for DARPP-32 (PPP1R1B) and with amygdala volume. Behavioural Brain Research, 202, 179-183.  

11) Montag, C., Weber, B., Fliessbach, K., Elger, C. & Reuter, M. (2009). The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism impacts parahippocampal and amygdala volume in healthy humans: incremental support for a genetic risk factor for depression. Psychological Medicine, 39, 1831-1839.  

10) Stelzel, C., Basten, U., Montag, C., Reuter, M., & Fiebach, C. J. (2009). Effects of dopamine-related gene-gene interactions on working memory component processes. European Journal of Neuroscience, 29, 1056-1063.  

09) Montag, C., Basten U., Stelzel C., Fiebach, C. J. & Reuter, M. (2008). The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism and smoking. Neuroscience Letters, 442, 30-33.  

08) Montag, C., Reuter, M., Newport, B., Elger, C. & Weber, B. (2008). The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism affects amygdala activity in response to emotional stimuli: evidence from a genetic imaging study. NeuroImage, 42, 1554-1559.  

07) Racz, I., Schürmann, B., Karpushova, A., Reuter, M., Cichon, S., Montag, C., Fürst, R., Schütz, C., Franke, P. E., Strohmaier, J., Wienker, T. F., Terenius, L.,  Ösby, U., Gunnar, A., Maier, W., Bilkei-Gorzó, A., Nöthen, M., Zimmer, A. (2008). The opioid peptides enkephalin and ß-endorphin in alcohol addiction. Biological Psychiatry, 64, 989-97.  

06) Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2008). Does speed in completing an online-questionnaire have an influence on its reliability? Cyberpsychology & Behavior, 11, 719-721.  

05) Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (2008). Switching the perspective: From neuroscience to personality. European Journal of Personality, 22, 405-407.  

04) Montag, C., Buckholtz, J.W., Hartmann, P., Merz, M., Burk, C., Hennig, J. & Reuter, M. (2008). COMT genetic variation impacts fear processing: psychophysiological evidence. Behavioral Neuroscience, 122, 901-909. 

03) Reuter, M., Esslinger, C., Montag, C., Lis, S., Gallhofer, B., Kirsch, P. (2008). A functional variant of the tryptophan hydroxylase 2 gene impacts working memory: a genetic imaging study. Biological Psychology, 79, 111-117.  

02) Montag, C., Hartmann, P., Merz, M., Burk, C., Reuter, M. (2008). D2 receptor density and prepulse inhibition in humans: Negative findings from a molecular genetic approach. Behavioural Brain Research, 187, 428-432.  

01) Reuter, M., Hennig, J., Amelang, M., Montag, C., Korkut, T., Hueweler, A., Stürmer, J. (2007). The role of the TPH1 and TPH2 genes for nicotine dependence: a genetic association study in two different age cohorts.Neuropsychobiology, 56, 47-54.

Weitere Publikationen

77) Montag, C. (2024). Daten leiden nicht. To appear in Mensch-Maschine-Zukunft-Tagungsband.

76) Zierer, K., Montag, C., & Dorsch, W. (2023). Digitale Medien in den ersten 1.000 Tagen: Das Smartphone ist weder für Kinder noch Eltern zu empfehlen. Pädiatrie35(Suppl 1), 53-57.

75) Montag, C. & Rumpf, H. J. (2023). Entsteht durch die exzessive Smartphone-Nutzung wirklich ein Suchtproblem? Gynäkologische Praxis, 51(3), 453-462.

74) Montag, C. (2023). Digitalen Alltagswahnsinn. Forschung und Lehre, 12/23, 897.

73) Montag, C. (2023). Aufmerksamkeitsnachhaltigkeit in einem digitalen Zeitalter. Deine Bahn.

72) Schmitt, H., Sindermann, C., Cooper, A., & Montag, C. (accepted). Empathy: a cognitive neuroscience approach. In: The Sage Handbook of Cognitive and Systems Neuroscience.

71) Montag, C. & Zierer, K. (2023). Smartphone-Verbot an Schulen? – Es braucht eine digitale Verzichtskultur. Neue Zürcher Zeitung (28.09.2023).

70) Montag, C. (2023). Zwischen Bildschirmen und Bäumen. Bookmundo.

69) Schmitt, H., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2023). Impulsivity from the personality psychologist’s perspective. In Richards, Y. & Moustafa, A.: The Psychology and Neuroscience of Impulsivity. Elsevier.

68) Hlavacs, H. & Montag, C. (2023). Expert views on Artificial Intelligence. Digital Psychology, 4, 1, 1-4.

67) Laricchiuta, D., Markett, S., Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (2023). An Update on Premorbid Personality Traits and Brain Recovery: Another Aspect of Resilience. In Petrosini. L.: Neurobiological and Psychological Aspects of Brain Recovery (p. 347-365). Heidelberg: Springer.

66) Montag, C. (2023). On surveillance capitalism, the attention economy and behavioral design of social media platforms. In: Coordonné par le Dr. Servane Mouton. Humanité et numérique. Les liaisons dangereuses. Les Panseurs Sociaux.

65) Baumeister, H., Garatva, P., Pryss, R., Ropinski, T., & Montag, C. (2023). Digitale Phänotypisierung in der Psychologie–ein Quantensprung in der psychologischen Forschung?. Psychologische Rundschau, 74(2), 89-106.

64) Кристиан Монтаг (2023). Новые боги. Как онлайн-платформы манипулируют нашим выбором и что вернет нам свободу. Individuum Publishing House.

63) Sanwald, S., Kammer, T., Montag, C. & Kiefer, M. (2023). Die Rolle des Oxytocinsystems für die Entstehung der Depression. Nervenheilkunde, 42(3), 153-162.

62) Montag, C. (2023). Schlecht fürs Gehirn? Social Media und der Nachwuchs. Die politische Meinung. (Konrad Adenauer Stiftung)

61) Montag, C. (2023). Videokonferenz-Müdigkeit. ASU – Zeitschrift für medizinische Prävention, 58, 23-25.

60) Schmidt, L. D., Wegmann, E., Bischof, A., Klein, L. Zhou, C., Rozgonjuk, D., Kannen, C., Borgwardt, S., Brand, M., Montag, C. & Rumpf, H. J. (in press). Implizite Kognitionen, Nutzenerwartungen und Gratifikation bei Soziale-Netzwerke-Nutzungsstörung und Tabaknutzungsstörung: Studienprotokoll. Sucht.

59) Montag, C. & Baumeister, H. (2023). Mobile Sensing and Digital Phenotyping (2nd Edition). Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology & Behavioral Economics. Springer, Cham.

Including the chapters:

  • Sariyska, R., Montag, C. (2023). An Overview on Doing Psychodiagnostics in Personality Psychology and Tracking Physical Activity via Smartphones Including Updates. In: Montag, C., Baumeister, H. (eds) Digital Phenotyping and Mobile Sensing. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics.
  • Dagum, P., Montag, C. (2023). Ethical Considerations of Digital Phenotyping from the Perspective of a Healthcare Practitioner Including Updates. In: Montag, C., Baumeister, H. (eds) Digital Phenotyping and Mobile Sensing. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics. Springer, Cham.
  • Baumeister, H., Montag, C. (2023). Digital Phenotyping and Mobile Sensing in Psychoinformatics—A Rapidly Evolving Interdisciplinary Research Endeavor. In: Montag, C., Baumeister, H. (eds) Digital Phenotyping and Mobile Sensing. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics. Springer, Cham.
  • Kohne, J., Elhai, J.D., Montag, C. (2023). A Practical Guide to WhatsApp Data in Social Science Research. In: Montag, C., Baumeister, H. (eds) Digital Phenotyping and Mobile Sensing. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics. Springer, Cham.
  • Montag, C., Elhai, J.D., Dagum, P. (2023). Defining Digital Biomarkers. In: Montag, C., Baumeister, H. (eds) Digital Phenotyping and Mobile Sensing. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics. Springer, Cham.

58) Montag, C. (2022). Series Editor’s Foreword. In: : Pontes, H.M. (eds) Behavioral Addictions. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics. Springer, Cham.

57) Rozgonjuk, D., Montag, C., Elhai, J.D. (2022). Smartphone Addiction. In: Pontes, H.M. (eds) Behavioral Addictions. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics. Springer, Cham.

56) Montag, C. & Rumpf, H. J. (2022). Entsteht durch die exzessive Smartphone-Nutzung wirklich ein Suchtproblem? Pädiatrische Praxis, 98, 1-10.

55) Montag, C. & Rumpf, H. J. (2022). Entsteht durch die exzessive Smartphone-Nutzung wirklich ein Suchtproblem? Neuro Aktuell, 2, 29-34.

54) Montag, C. (2021). Du gehörst uns! Blessing-Verlag.

53) Wernicke, J. & Montag, C. (2021).  Digitale Technologien in Kinderhänden - nicht per se gut oder schlecht. In Rothenburg, E. M.: Forum Kindeswohl. Beltz Juventa, S. 199-216.

52) Montag, C. (2021). Ressourcenknappheit und die Bedeutsamkeit des Schutzes der Privatsphäre von Studienteilnehmer_innen als mögliche Hindernisse bei der Umsetzung von Open-Science-Maßnahmen. Sucht, 67 (4), 4-6.

51) Rumpf, H. J., Batra, A., Bischof, A., Hoch, E., Lindenberg, K., Mann, K., Montag, C., Müller, A., Müller, K. W., Rehbein, F., Stark, R., te Wildt, B., Thomasius, R., Wölfling, K. & Brand, M. (2021). Vereinheitlichung der Bezeichnungen für Verhaltenssüchte. Standardization of terms for behavioral addictions. Sucht, 67(4), 181-185.

50) Wernicke, J., Sindermann, C. & Montag, C. (2021). Psychologische und neurowissenschaftliche Aspekte der Internetnutzungsstörungen. In: Augsburger Reihe "Gesundheitsforschung. Interdisziplinäre Perspektiven? Universität Augsburg, S. 147-174.

49) Wilhelm, O., Kretzschmar, A., Montag, C. & Rauthmann, J. (2021). Weiterentwicklung psychologischer Prüfungsformate aus diagnostischer Sicht. Psychologische Rundschau, 72(2), 106-131.

48) Sindermann, C. & Montag, C. (2021). Herausforderung Digitalisierung – eine psycho-neurobiologische Perspektive. In Gronover, M., Obermann, A. & Schnabel-Henke, H.: Religiöse Bildung in einer digitalisierten Welt.

47) Sindermann, C., Sariyska, R., Elhai, J. D. & Montag, C. (2021). Molecular Genetics of Neurotransmitters and Neuropeptides involved in Internet Use Disorder including first insights on a potential role of hypothalamus’ oxytocin hormone.  Handbook of Clinical Neurology, 182, 389-400.

46) Pontes, H. M., & Montag, C. (2020). (İnternet) Oyun Oynama Bozukluğuna Kanıta Dayalı Giriş [An evidence-based Introduction to (Internet) Gaming Disorder]. C. Evren, Ed. & Trans. In Davranışsal Bağımlılıklar Temel Başvuru Kitabı [Behavioural addictions: Basic Reference Book] (pp. 250-274). Ankara: Turkey Psychiatric Association Publications. 

45) Rumpf, H. R., Brand, M., Wegmann, E., Montag, C., Müller, A., Müller, K., Wölfling, K., Müller, K., Stark, R., Steins-Löber, S., Hayer, T., Schlossarek, S., Hoffman, H., Leménager, T., Lindenberg, K., Thomasius, R., Batra, A., Mann, K., te Wildt, B., Mößle, T. & Rehbein, F. (2020). Covid-19 Pandemie und Verhaltenssüchte: Neue Herausforderungen für Verhaltens- und Verhältnisprävention. Sucht, 66(4), 212-216.

44) Kothgassner, O. with Montag, C. et al. (2020). Expert view on the future of digital psychology. Digital Psychology, 1(1), 2-3.

43) Montag, C. (2020). Der Hunger nach Talent im Silicon Valley und die damit einhergehenden Gefahren für die unabhängige Hochschule in Deutschland. In Demantowsky, M., Lauer, G., Schmidt, R. & te Wildt, B.: Was macht die Digitalisierung mit den Hochschulen. De Gruyter Oldenbourg.

42) Wernicke, J. & Montag, C. (2020). Internetbezogene Störungen bei Jugendlichen. Zeitschrift für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin, 20(04), 222-228.

41) Montag, C. with Davis, K. L. (2020). Animal Emotions. How they drive human behavior. Punctum Books, Santa Barbara, USA.

40) Rozgonjuk, D., Montag, C., & Elhai, J. D. (2020). Sorunlu Akıllı
Telefon Kullanımı: İlişkili Konular, Teorik Açıklamalar ve
Araştırmaların Gündemi. In C. Evren (Editor), Davranışsal Bağımlılıklar Temel Başvuru Kitabı. Ankara, Turkey: BAYT Scientific Research Press Release and Promotion Ltd.

39) Montag, C. (2020). Die Vermessung des Homo Digitalis. Sozialpädagogische Impulse, 1, 4-7.

38) Montag (2019). Wird die Diagnostik und Behandlung von psychiatrischen Erkrankungen unter Berücksichtigung digitaler Spuren des Internet of Things zum Normalfall? Eine psychoinformatische Perspektive. Sucht Aktuell, 3, 33-36.

37) Baumeister, H. & Montag, C. (2019). Mobile Sensing and Digital Phenotyping. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology & Behavioral Economics. Springer, Cham.

Including the chapters:

  • Sariyska, R., & Montag, C. (2019). An Overview on Doing Psychodiagnostics in Personality Psychology and Tracking Physical Activity via Smartphones. In Digital Phenotyping and Mobile Sensing (pp. 45-63). Springer, Cham.
  • Dagum, P., & Montag, C. (2019). Ethical Considerations of Digital Phenotyping from the Perspective. 
  • Baumeister, H., & Montag, C. (2019). Digital Phenotyping and Mobile Sensing. In: Psychoinformatics—A Rapidly Evolving Interdisciplinary Research Endeavor. 

36) Montag, C. (2019). Von der Internetsucht bis zur Psychoinformatik: eine Evaluation des Nutzens von digitalen Kommunikationsmedien. In Thimm, C. & Bächle, T. C..: Die Maschine: Freund oder Feind? Springer.

35) Zweig K.A., Lachmann B., Montag C., Herrlich M. (2019) Kontinuierliches A/B-Testing zur Optimierung von Spielerbindung und Monetarisierung bei „Freemium“-Spielen. In: Blättel-Mink B., Kenning P. (eds) Paradoxien des Verbraucherverhaltens. Springer Gabler, Wiesbaden

34) Montag C. (2019) The Neuroscience of Smartphone/Social Media Usage and the Growing Need to Include Methods from ‘Psychoinformatics’. In: Davis F., Riedl R., vom Brocke J., Léger PM., Randolph A. (eds) Information Systems and Neuroscience. Lecture Notes in Information Systems and Organisation, vol 29. Springer, Cham

33) Montag, C. & Dagum, P. (2019). Molecular Psychology: A modern research endeavor. Open Access Government.

32) Sanwald, S., Montag, C. & Kiefer, M. (2018). Epigenetik der Depression. Nervenheilkunde, 37(11), 792-798.

31) Montag, C. (2018). Wie wirken sich Filterblasen unter Berücksichtigung von Persönlichkeit auf (politische) Einstellung aus? Hassrede und Radikalisierung im Netz, 31.

30) Duke, É & Montag, C. (2018). The smartphone – a productivity killer?  Science Trends. DOI: 10.31988/SciTrends.19966

29) Montag, C. (2018).  Von Filterblasen und AB-Testing: Was macht die Interaktion mit digitalen Welten mit unserem Gehirn und unserer Psyche? Wirtschaftspsychologie aktuell, 4, 27-32.

28) Montag, C. & Becker, B. (2018). China statt USA? Warum die deutsche Psychologie das Reich der Mitte im Auge behalten sollte. Wirtschaftspsychologie aktuell, 3, 17-20.

27) Montag, C. (2018). Gefangen im Netz. Psychiatrische Pflege Heute, 24, 253-257.

26) Montag, C. (2018). Homo Digitalis: Smartphones, soziale Netzwerke und das menschliche Gehirn. Wiesbaden, Springer.

25) Rumpf, H. J., Batra, A., Bleckmann, P., Brand, M., Gohlke, A., Feindel, H., Große Perdekamp, M., Leménager, T., Kaess, M., Markowetz, A., Mößle, T., Montag, C., Müller, A., Müller, K., Pauly, A., Petersen, K. U., Rehbein, F., Schnell, K., Te Wildt, B., Thomasisus, R., Wartberg, L., Wirtz, M., Wölfling, K. & Wurst, F. M. (2017). Empfehlungen der Expertengruppe zur Prävention von Internetbezogenen Störungen. Sucht, 63, 217-225.

24) Montag, C. (2017). Smartphone-süchtig? Sucht, 4, 6-7.

23) Montag, C. (2018). Einführung in die Molekulare Psychologie (Band I), Essentials, Springer-Verlag.

22) Montag, C. (2018). Einführung in die Molekulare Psychologie (Band II), Essentials, Springer-Verlag.

21) Montag, C. & Hahn, E. (2017).  Nature–Nurture Debate? In Zeigler-Hill, V. & Shackelford, T.: Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences. Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.

20) Montag, C. (2018). Homo Digitalis: Der Einfluss neuer Medien auf neuronale Prozesse. In Kothgassner, O. D. & Felnhofer, A. (2017).  Klinische Cyberpsychologie und Cybertherapie. UTB-Verlag.

19) Montag, C. (2017). Aus der Hand gegeben. Forschung42(2), 10-13.

18) Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (Hrsg.) (2017). Internet Addiction: Neuroscientific approaches and Therapeutical Interventions including Smartphone Addiction. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology & Behavioral Economics. Heidelberg: Springer Verlag. (Zweite überarbeitete Auflage)

Including the chapters:

  • Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2017). Molecular Genetics, Personality and Internet addiction revisited.
  • Montag, C., Duke, É & Reuter, M. (2017). A short summary of neuroscientific findings on Internet addiction.
  • Montag, C., Reuter, M. & Markowetz, A. (2017). The impact of Psychoinformatics on Internet addiction including new evidence.
  • Becker, B. & Montag, C. (2017). Opinion: Real-time fMRI neurofeedback and the application of the neuropeptide oxytocin as promising new treatment approaches in Internet addiction?
  • Duke, É. & Montag, C. (2017).  Smartphone Addiction and Beyond: Initial Insights on an Emerging Research Topic and Its Relationship to Internet Addiction.

17) Reuter, M., Panksepp, J., Davis, K. & Montag, C. (2017). Affective Neuroscience Personality Scales (ANPS) – Deutsche Version. Göttingen: Hogrefe.

16) Laricchiuta, D., Markett, S., Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (2017). Premorbid Personality Traits and Brain Recovery: Another Aspect of Resilience. In Petrosini. L.: Neurobiological and Psychological Aspects of Brain Recovery (p. 269-283). Heidelberg: Springer.

15) Montag, C. & Panksepp, J. (2017). Personality Neuroscience: why it is of importance to include primary emotional systems! In Zeigler-Hill, V. & Shackelford, T.: Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences. Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.

14) Montag, C. (2016) Born to be a leader? Wirtschaftspsychologie aktuell, 4, 25-31.

13) Montag, C. (2016) Psychoinformatik: Verräterische Spuren. Wirtschaftspsychologie aktuell, 3, 32-36.

12) Montag. C. (2016). Persönlichkeit – Auf der Suche nach unserer Individualität. Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.

11) Montag, C. & Becker, B. (2016) Recreational use of ecstasy (MDMA) and hippocampal memory. In: The Neuropathology Of Drug Addictions And Substance Misuse. Kings College London. Elsevier.

10) Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (Hrsg.) (2016). Neuroeconomics. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology & Behavioral Economics.  Heidelberg: Springer Verlag. 

Including the chapters:

  • Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (2016). Neuroeconomics. An introduction.
  • Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (2016). Genes and Human Decision Making.
  • Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (2016). An introduction to molecular genetic techniques.

09) Markett, S. Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2016). Harm Avoidance. In Absher, J. R. & Cloutier, J.: Neuroimaging Personality, Social Cognition and Character. Elsevier.

08) Montag, C. (2015).  Smartphone & Co.: Warum wir auch digitale Freizonen brauchen. Wirtschaftspsychologie aktuell, 2, 19-22.

07) Markett, S., Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2015). Machen uns unsere Gene schlau? Über die molekularen Grundlagen der Intelligenz. The Inquisitve Mind, 6. Nur online verfügbar:

06) Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (Hrsg.) (2015). Internet Addiction: Neuroscientific approaches and Therapeutical Interventions. Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology & Behavioral Economics. Heidelberg: Springer Verlag.

Including the chapters:

  • Montag, C. & Reuter, M. (2015). Molecular Genetics, Personality and Internet addiction.
  • Montag, C., Duke, É & Reuter, M. (2015). A short summary of neuroscientific findings on Internet addiction.
  • Montag, C., Reuter, M. & Markowetz, A. (2015). The impact of Psychoinformatics on Internet addiction.

05) Reuter, M. & Montag, C. (2015). The molecular genetics of positive emotionality. In Canli, T. The Oxford Handbook of Molecular Psychology. New York: Oxford University Press.

04) Markowetz, A. & Montag, C. (2014). Psychoinformatik – Eine Revolution. Digitale Welt, 2, 40-43.

03) Montag, C., Haas, B. W. & Reuter, M. (2013). Emotions and genetics. In: Mohiyeddini, C. & Eysenck, M. Psychology of Emotions. (S. 171-186).  Hauppage: Nova Publisher.

02) Montag, C. (2009). Die revidierte Reinforcement Sensitivity Theory. Eine experimentell-biologische Überprüfung. Hamburg: Kovac.

01) Hennig, J., Reuter, M., Montag, C., Netter, P. (2007). ISSID 07, Giessen: Abstracts of the 13th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences. Göttingen: Hogrefe. (Herausgeber)