Hinterberger Publikationen

Doctoral (PhD) thesis

Hinterberger, T., Entwicklung und Optimierung eines Gehirn-Computer-Interfaces mit langsamen Hirnpotentialen,Dissertation in der Fakultät für Physik an der Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen, Schwäbische Verlagsgesellschaft: ISBN 3-88466-177-9, 1999.

Habilitation thesis

Hinterberger, T. (2005) The Thought-Translation-Device (TTD): A General-Purpose Brain-Computer Communication System, Habilitationsschrift in der Medizinischen Fakultät der Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen

Journal articles


Hamberger J, Meissner K, Hinterberger T, Loew T, Weimer K. (2019). “Placebo economics: a systematic review about the economic potential of utilizing the placebo effect.” Frontiers in Psychiatry.

Walach, H., Horan, M., Hinterberger, T., von Lucadou, W. (2019) „Evidence for a Generalised Type of Nonlocal Correlations between Systems Using Human Intention and Random Event Generators”, APA Journal Psychology of Consciousness. DOI: 10.1037/cns0000199.

Hinterberger, T., Walter, N., Doliwa, C., Loew, T., (2019), “The brain’s resonance of breathing – decelerated breathing synchronizes heart rate and slow cortical potentials“, Journal of Breath Research. 13, 046003. https://doi.org/10.1088/1752-7163/ab20b2

Jo, HG, Naranjo, JR, Hinterberger, T, Winter, U. & Schmidt, S. (2019). „Phase synchrony in slow cortical potentials is decreased in both expert and trained novice meditators”, Neuroscience Letters. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neulet.2019.02.035

Hinterberger, T., Galuska, D. and Galuska, J. (2019). „Der SV12: Entwicklung eines klinischen Inventars zur Erfassung von Sensibilität und deren Verarbeitungsproblematiken“, Complementary Medicine Research. 26(4): 240-249. DOI: 10.1159/000497283


Hinterberger, T., Baierlein, F. and Breitenbach, N. (2018). „Skin Conductance Feedback Meditation: Evaluation of a Novel Physiology-Assisted Meditation Style”, Complementary Medicine Research. 25:313-320. DOI: 10.1159/000489342


Loew, T. H., Leinberger, B., Hinterberger, T. (2017). „Entschleunigtes Atmen - Der kleinste gemeinsame Nenner der Entspannungstechniken“, Psychotherapie im Dialog, 18(04): 63 – 67. DOI: 10.1055/s-0043-118257

Leubner, D. & Hinterberger, T. (2017). “Reviewing the Effectiveness of Music Interventions in Treating Depression”, Front. Psychol. 8: 1109 (pp 1-21). doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01109


Boris Kotchoubey, Felix Tretter, Hans Albert Braun, Thomas Buchheim, Andreas Draguhn, Thomas Fuchs, Felix Hasler, Heiner Hastedt, Thilo Hinterberger, Georg Northoff, Ingo Rentschler, Stephan Schleim, Stephan Sellmaier, Ludger Tebartz Van Elst, Wolfgang Tschacher (2016). “Methodological Problems On The Way To Integrative Human Neuroscience”, Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience. doi: 10.3389/fnint.2016.00041.

Schmidt, S., Jo, H.G., Wittmann, M., Hinterberger, T. (2016) “‘Catching the Waves’ − Slow Cortical Potentials as Moderator of Voluntary Action”, Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.06.023

Hinterberger, T., Fürnrohr, E. (2016). „The Sensorium – Psychophysiological Evaluation of Responses to a Multimodal Neurofeedback Environment”, Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback. DOI: 10.1007/s10484-016-9332-2

Jo, HG., Hinterberger, T., Wittmann, M., and Schmidt, S. (2016). „Rolandic beta-band activity correlates with decision time to move”, Neuroscience Letters, 616: 119-124.

Hinterberger, T. (2016) “The Science of Consciousness - Basics, Models, and Visions”, Journal of Physiology – Paris. DOI 10.1016/j.jphysparis.2015.12.001

Jo, HG., Schmidt, S., Inacker, E., Markowiak, M., and Hinterberger T. (2016). „Meditation and attention: A controlled study on long-term meditators in behavioral performance and event-related potentials of attentional control”, International Journal of Psychophysiology, 99: 33-39, doi:10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2015.11.016

Hinterberger, T., von Haugwitz, A., Schmidt, S. (2016) „Does ThetaHealing® generate a Theta-Rhythm in the Brain? Experimental investigation of a healing session by dual EEG“, Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 22(1), 66-74. DOI: 10.1089/acm.2014.0394


Schmidt, S., Gmeiner, S., Schultz, C., Löwer, M., Kuhn, K., Naranjo, J.R., Brenneisen, C., Hinterberger, T., (2015). "Mindfulness based stress reduction (MBSR) as treatment for chronic back pain? An observational study with assessment of thalamocortical dysrhythmia", Forschende Komplementärmedizin / Research in Complementary Medicine, 22(5), 298–303. DOI: 10.1159/000440687

Jo, HG., Hinterberger T., Wittmann, M., and Schmidt, S. (2015). „Do meditators have higher awareness of their intentions to act?”, Cortex, 65: 149-158. doi:10.1016/j.cortex.2014.12.015

Wittmann, M., Jo, H.G., Hinterberger, T., Schmidt, S. (2015), „Wille und Hirn- Eine Neuinterpretation des frühen Bereitschaftspotentials im Libet-Experiment“, Zeitschrift für Anomalistik, 15, 7-20.


Hinterberger, T., Zlabinger, M., Blaser, K., (2014) „Neurophysiological Correlates of Various Mental Perspectives“, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00637.

Blaser K., Zlabinger M., Hautzinger M., Hinterberger T., (2014) “The Relationship between Mindfulness and the Mental Self-Boundary: Validation of the Boundary Protection Scale-14 (BPS-14) and Its Correlation with the Freiburg Mindfulness Inventory (FMI)”, Journal of Educational and Developmental Psychology, 4(1): 155-162, DOI: 10.5539/jedp.v4n1p155

Hinterberger, T., Schmidt, S.N.L., Kamei, T., Walach, H. ”Decreased Electrophysiological Activity Represents the Conscious State of Emptiness in Meditation “ Frontiers in Consciousness Research, 99(5): 1-14. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.0009

Jo, HG., Wittmann, M., Borghardt, T.L., Hinterberger T., and Schmidt, S., (2014). “First-person approaches in neuroscience of consciousness: brain dynamics correlate with the intention to act”, Consciousness and Cognition, 26: 105–116

Jo, H.G., Wittmann, M., Hinterberger T., and Schmidt, S., (2014).“ The readiness potential reflects intentional binding“, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8:421. DOI:10.3389/fnhum.2014.00421

Blaser Klaus, Zlabinger Milena, Hinterberger Thilo (2014) „Das Interpersonelle Aufmerksamkeits-Management Inventar: Ein neues Instrument zur Erfassung unterschiedlicher Selbst- und Fremdwahrnehmungsfähigkeiten.“, Forschende Komplementärmedizin, 21:34-41. DOI:10.1159/000358176


Hinterberger, T., Auer, J., Schmidt, S., Loew, T. (2013) „Evaluation of a salutogenetic concept for stationary psychosomatic treatment”, Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, DOI 10.1155/2013/735731.

Han-Gue Jo, Thilo Hinterberger, Marc Wittmann, Tilmann Lhündrup Borghardt, and Stefan Schmidt, „Spontaneous EEG fluctuations determine the readiness potential: Is preconscious brain activation a preparation process to move?”, Experimental Brain Research, DOI 10.1007/s00221-013-3713-z.


Hinterberger, T., von Stillfried, N. (2012, in press), The Concept of Complementarity and its Role in Quantum Entanglement and Generalized Entanglement, Axiomathes, DOI 10.1007/s10516-012-9187-y.

Schmidt, S., Naranjo, J. R., Brenneisen, C., Gundlach, J., Schultz, C., Kaube, H., Hinterberger, T. ; Jeanmonod, D. (2012).
Pain ratings, psychological functioning and quantitative EEG in a controlled study of chronic back pain patients. PLos ONE, 7(3), e31138.

Sauer, S., Walach, H., Schmidt, S., Hinterberger, T., Lynch, S., Büssing, A. und Kohls, N. (1012), ”Assessment of Mindfulness: Review on State of the Art”, Mindfulness, DOI: 10.1007/s12671-012-0122-5.

Hinterberger, T., Kamei, T. and Walach H. (2011). Psychophysiological classification and staging of mental states during meditative practice. Biomedizinische Technik. Biomedical Engineering. 56; 341-350. Doi: 10.1515/BMT.2011.021


Hinterberger, T. (2011). Bewusstseinswissenschaften – Grundlagen, Modelle und Visionen, Bewusstseinswissenschaften, Transpersonale Psychologie und Psychotherapie, 2/2011, 11-30.

Sauer, S., Walach, H., Schmidt, S., Hinterberger, T., Horan, M., Kohls, N. (2011). Implicit and explicit emotional behavior and mindfulness, Consciousness and Cognition, 20: 1558–1569. doi:10.1016/j.concog.2011.08.002

Hinterberger, T., (2011), The Sensorium: A Multimodal Neurofeedback Environment, Special Issue on Advances in Human-Computer Interaction, doi:10.1155/2011/724204.

Hinterberger, T., Schöner, J., and Halsband, U., Analysis of Electrophysiological State Patterns and Changes during Hypnosis Induction, International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 59(2): 165–179, 2011. DOI: 10.1080/00207144.2011.546188.

Halsband, U., Hinterberger, T., Veränderungen der Plastizität im Gehirn unter Hypnose, Hypnose: Zeitschrift für Hypnose und Hypnotherapie, Band 5, pp. 33-50, 2010.


Walach, H., Kohls, N., Stillfried, N., Hinterberger, T. ; Schmidt, S. Spirituality: The Legacy of Parapsychology, Archives of the Psychology of Religion, 31, 275-306, 2009.

Halsband, U., Mueller, S., Hinterberger, T., and Strickner, S. (2009), Plasticity changes in the brain in hypnosis and meditation, Contemporary Hypnosis, 26:194-215.


Hinterberger, T., Mochty, U., Schmidt, S., Walach, H., EEG-Korrelationen zwischen räumlich weit entfernten Paaren, Zeitschrift für Anomalistik  8: 55-75, 2008.

Hinterberger, T., Widman, G., Lal, T.N., Hill, J., Tangermann, M., Rosenstiel, W., Schölkopf, B., Elger, C.E., Birbaumer, N., Voluntary brain regulation and communication with electrocorticogram signals, Epilepsy ; Behavior 13: 300–306; 2008.


Michael Bensch, Ahmed A. Karim, Jürgen Mellinger, Thilo Hinterberger, Michael Tangermann, Martin Bogdan, Wolfgang Rosenstiel, and Niels Birbaumer, Nessi: An EEG controlled web browser for severely paralyzed patients, Special Issue on Brain-Computer Interfaces: Towards Practical Implementations and Potential Applications, Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience, 2007, doi:10.1155/2007/71863.

Hinterberger, T., Studer, P., Jäger, M., Haverty-Stacke, C., and Walach, H., The slide-show presentiment effect discovered in brain electrical activity, Journal of the Society of Psychical Research, vol 71, pp. 148-166, 2007.


Leins, U., Hinterberger, T., Kaller, S.,Schober, F., Weber, C. und Strehl, U., Neurofeedback der langsamen kortikalen Potenziale und der Theta/Beta-Aktivität für Kinder mit einer ADHS: Ein kontrollierter Vergleich., Praxis der Kinderpsychologie und Kinderpsychiatrie, vol. 5, pp. 584-407, 2006.

Hill, J., Lal, T.N., Schröder, M., Hinterberger, T., Wilhelm, B., Nijboer, F., Mochty, U., Widmann, G., Elger, C., Schölkopf, B., Kübler, A., Birbaumer, N. Classifying EEG and ECoG Signals from a Single Recording Session: Comparison of Non-Paralysed and Completely Paralysed Subjects for Rapid Implementation of a BCI, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, vol. 14, pp. 183-186, 2006.

Strehl, U., Leins, U., Goth, G., Klinger, C., Hinterberger, T., Birbaumer, N., Self-regulation of Slow Cortical Potentials: A New Treatment for Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Pediatrics, vol. 118, pp. 1530-1540, 2006.

Strehl, U., Trevorrow, T., Veit, R., Hinterberger, T., Kotchoubey, B., Erb, M., Birbaumer, N., Deactivation of Brain Areas during Self Regulation of Slow Cortical Potentials in Seizure Patients, Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, vol. 31 (1), pp. 85 – 94, 2006.

A. A. Karim, M. Bench, J. Mellinger, T. Hinterberger, M. Schröder, N. Neumann, A. Kübler, W. Rosenstiel, ; N. Birbaumer, Neural Internet for ALS patients, Journal of Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 20(4); 2006.

Leins, U., Goth, G., Hinterberger, T., Klinger, C., Rumpf, N., Strehl, U.,Neurofeedback for Children with ADHD: A Comparison of SCP and Theta/Beta Protocols, Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, Vol. 32, pp. 73-88, 2007.


Hinterberger, T., Wilhelm, B., Mellinger, J., Kotchoubey, B., and Birbaumer, N., A Device for the Detection of Cognitive Brain Functions in Completely Paralyzed or Unresponsive Patients, IEEE Trans. on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 52, pp. 211-220, 2005.

Hinterberger, T., Birbaumer, N., Flor, H.. Assessment of Cognitive Function and Communication Ability in a Completely Locked-in Patient, Neurology, vol. 64, pp. 1307-1308, 2005.

Hinterberger T., and Baier, G., POSER: Parametric Orchestral Sonification of EEG in Real-Time for the Self-Regulation of Brain States, IEEE Multimedia, April-June 2005, pp. 70-79, 2005.

Hinterberger T, Veit R, Wilhelm B, Weiskopf N, Vatine JJ, and Birbaumer N, Neuronal Mechanisms Underlying Control of a Brain-Computer Interface, Europ. J. Neuroscience, vol. 21, pp. 3169-3181, 2005.

Pham, M., Hinterberger, T., Neumann, N., Kübler, A., Hofmayer, N, Grether, A., Wilhelm, B., Vatine, J.J., Birbaumer, N. An Auditory Brain-Computer Interface based on the Self-Regulation of Slow Cortical Potentials, J. for Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, vol. 19, pp. 206-218, 2005.

Schröder, M., Lal, T.N., Hinterberger, T., Bogdan, M., Hill, J., Birbaumer, N., Rosenstiel, W., and Schölkopf, B., Robust EEG Channel Selection Across Subjects for Brain-Computer Interfaces, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, vol. 19, pp.1-10, 2005.


Birbaumer, N., Hinterberger, T., Karim, A.A., Kübler, A., Neumann, N., Veit, R. (2004). Brain-Computer Communication using self-control of Slow Cortical Potentials (SCP). Biomedizinische Technik, 49, Suppl. 1, 1-4.

Blankertz, B., Muller, K.-R., Curio, G., Vaughan, T.M., Schalk, G., Wolpaw, J.R., Schlogl, A., Neuper, C., Pfurtscheller, G., Hinterberger, T., Schroder, M., Birbaumer, N., The BCI Competition 2003: Progress and Perspectives in Detection and Discrimination of EEG Single Trials, Special Issue on brain-computer interfaces of the IEEE Trans. on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 51,  pp. 1044-1051, 2004.

Hinterberger T, Neumann N, Pham M, Kübler A, Grether A, Hofmayer N, Wilhelm B, Flor H and Birbaumer N, A multimodal brain-based feedback and communication system, Experimental Brain Research, vol. 154, pp. 521-526, 2004.

Hinterberger, T., Schmidt, S., Neumann, N., Mellinger, J., Blankertz, B., Curio, G., and Birbaumer, N., Brain-Computer Communication and Slow Cortical Potentials, Special Issue on brain-computer interfaces of the IEEE Trans. on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 51, pp. 1003-1018, 2004.

Hinterberger, T., Weiskopf, N., Veit, R., Wilhelm, B., Betta, E., and Birbaumer, N., An EEG-Driven Brain-Computer Interface combined with  functional MRI, Special Issue on brain-computer interfaces of the IEEE Trans. on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 51,  pp. 971-974, 2004.

Kübler, A., Neumann, N., Wilhelm, B., Hinterberger, T., Birbaumer, N, Predictability of Brain-Computer Communication, Journal of Psychophysiology, 18: 121-129, 2004.

Lal, T.N., Schröder, M., Hinterberger, T., Weston, J., Bogdan, M., Birbaumer, N., and Schölkopf, B., Support Vector Channel Selection in BCI, Special Issue on brain-computer interfaces of the IEEE Trans. on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 51, pp. 1003-1010, 2004.

Neumann, N., Hinterberger, T., Kaiser, J., Leins, U., Birbaumer, N., and Kübler, A., Automatic processing of physiological self-regulation of slow cortical potentials, Clinical Neurophysiology, vol 115/3 pp. 628-635, 2004.

Schalk, G., McFarland, D. J., Hinterberger, T., Birbaumer, N., and Wolpaw, J. R., BCI2000: A General-Purpose Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) System, Special Issue on brain-computer interfaces of the IEEE Trans. on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 51, pp. 1034-1043, 2004.

Strehl, U., Leins, U., Danzer, N., Hinterberger, T., Schlottke, P.F. EEG-Feedback für Kinder mit einer Aufmerksamkeitsdefizit- und Hyperaktivitätsstörung (ADHS) – erste Ergebnisse aus einer randomisierten, kontrollierten Pilotstudie, Kindheit und Entwicklung, vol. 13 (3), pp. 180 – 189, 2004.


Birbaumer, N., Hinterberger, T. , Kübler, A., and Neumann, N., The Thought-Translation-Device (TTD): Neurobehavioral Mechanisms and Clinical Outcome, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 11, 120-123, 2003.

Hinterberger, T., Kübler, A., Kaiser, J., Neumann, N., Birbaumer, N. (2003). A brain-computer-interface (BCI) for the locked-in: comparison of different EEG classifications for the Thought Translation Device (TTD), Clinical Neurophysiology, 114, 416-425, 2003.

Hinterberger, T., Veit, R., Strehl, U., Trevorrow, T., Erb, M., Kotchoubey, B., Flor, H., Birbaumer, N., Brain areas activated in fMRI during self-regulation of slow cortical potentials (SCPs), Experimental Brain Research, 152, 113-122, 2003. (DOI 10.1007/s00221-003-1515-4). (IF 2,1)

Karim A., Kammer, T., Lotze, M., Hinterberger, T., Godde, B., Cohen, L., Birbaumer, N. (2003). Effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) on slow cortical potentials (SCP). Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (Supplements to Clinical Neurophysiology), Chapter 34, vol. 56, pp. 331-337.

Neumann, N., Kübler, A., Kaiser, J., Hinterberger, T., and Birbaumer, N (2003). Conscious perception of brain states: mental strategies for brain-computer communication. Neuropsychologia, 41, 1028-1036.


Kaiser, J., Kübler, A., Hinterberger, T., Neumann, N., ; Birbaumer, N. (2002). A non-invasive communication device for the paralyzed: a case report. Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery 45, 19-23.

Kübler A, Schmidt K, Cohen LG, Lotze M, Winter S, Hinterberger T, Birbaumer N. (2002), Modulation of slow cortical potentials by transcranial magnetic stimulation in humans, Neurosci Lett.; 324(3):205-8.


Kaiser, J., Perelmouter, J., Iversen, I., Neumann, N., Ghanayim, N., Hinterberger, T., Kübler, A., Kotchoubey, B., ; Birbaumer, N. (2001). Self-initiation of EEG-based communication in paralyzed patients. Clinical Neurophysiology, 112, 551-554.

Kübler, A., Neumann, N., Kaiser, J., Kotchoubey, B., Hinterberger, T., ; Birbaumer, N. (2001). Brain-computer communication: Self-regulation of slow cortical potentials for verbal communication. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 82, 1533-1539.


Birbaumer, N., Kübler, A., Ghanayim, N., Hinterberger, T., Perelmouter, J., Kaiser, J., Iversen, I., Kotchoubey, B., Neumann, N., and Flor, H., The Thought Translation Device (TTD) for Completely Paralyzed Patients,  IEEE Transactions on Rehabilitation Engineering, 8, 190-193, 2000.

Hinterberger, T., Kotchoubey, B., Kaiser, J., Kübler, A., Neumann, N., Perelmouter, J., Strehl, U., Birbaumer, N., Anwendungen der Selbstkontrolle langsamer kortikaler Potentiale, Verhaltenstherapie, 10, 219-227, 2000.


Birbaumer, N., Flor, H., Ghanayim, N., Hinterberger, T., Iverson, I., Taub, E., Kotchoubey, B., Kübler, A., ; Perelmouter, J., A Brain-Controlled Spelling Device for the Completely Paralyzed, Nature, 398, 297-298, 1999.

Kübler, A., Kotchoubey, B., Hinterberger, T., Ghanayim, N., Perelmouter, J., Schauer, M., Fritsch, C., Taub, E., ; Birbaumer, N. (1999). Thought Translation Device: A Neurophysiological Approach to Communication in Total Motor Paralysis. Experimental Brain Research, 124, 223-232.


Kübler, A., Kotchoubey, B., Ghanayim, N., Hinterberger, T., Perelmouter, J., Schauer, M., Fritsch, C., ; Birbaumer, N. (1998). A Thought Translation Device for Brain Computer Communication. Studia Psychologica, 40(1-2), 17-31.


G. Dornhege, J.R. Millán, T. Hinterberger, D. McFarland, and K.R.Müller, Towards Brain-Computer Interfacing, MIT press, Cambridge, Massachussetts, London, 2007.

Book Chapters

Hinterberger, T. (2015) “The Science of Consciousness - Basics, Models, and Visions”, in D. Emmans and A. Laihinen (Eds.) “Comparative Neuropsychology and Brain Imaging”, LIT-Verlag, Wien, 2015, pp. 329-344. ISBN: 978-3-643-90653-3.

Hinterberger, T., Önal-Hartmann, C., Salari, V., (2015) “Synchrony and Consciousness”, in Daniel Fels, Michal Cifra and Felix Scholkmann (Eds.) “Fields of the Cells”, Research Signpost. ISBN 978-81-308-0544-3, pp 229ff.

Hinterberger, T. (2014) “Neurobiologie des Bewusstseins” in Joachim Galuska (Hrsg) “Bewusstsein – Grundlagen, Anwendung und Entwicklung”, Medizinisch Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft, S. 27-34. ISBN: 978-3-95466-068-1.

Hinterberger, T. (2014) “I am I from moment to moment: Methods and results of grasping intersubjective and intertemporal neurophysiological differences during Meditation states”, in Walach & Schmidt (Eds.), ”Meditation – Neuroscientific Approaches and Philosophical Implications”, Springer, Heidelberg, London, New York, Volume 2, 2014, pp 95-113.

Hinterberger, T. (2012) „Bewusstsein, Präsenz und Verbundenheit“ in Leila Adjemi (Ed.) „Rooted“, 2012

Christoph Pieh ; Thilo Hinterberger, Eingesperrt im eigenen Körper: Das Locked-In-Syndrom, in press.

Hinterberger, T., Anton, A. (in press). Korrelationen telepathisch verbundener Gehirne - Ergebnisse dreier Studien mit simultaner EEG-Messung, Sonderausgabe der Zeitschrift für Anomalistik.

Hinterberger, T. Neural Prostheses and Neurobiotechnology in Special Issue on Technology: Ethical, Legal and Social Issues, Technology, in press.

Hinterberger, T., Kohls, N., Kamei, T., Feilding, A., Walach, H. (2011). Neurophysiological correlates to psychological trait variables in experienced meditative practitioners, in H. Walach, S. Schmidt, W.B. Jonas (Eds), Neuroscience, Consciousness and Spirituality, Springer, Heidelberg, London, New York, 129-155, 2011.

Hinterberger, T. Possibilities, limits, and implications of brain-computer interfacing technologies in J.J. Giordano and B. Gordijn (eds.): Scientific and Philosophical Perspectives in Neuroethics. MIT press, Cambridge, Massachussetts, London, 2010, chapter 13, pp. 271-282.

Thilo Hinterberger, Femke Nijboer,  Andrea Kübler, Tamara Matuz,  Adrian Furdea, Ursula Mochty, Miguel Jordan, Thomas Navin Lal, Jeremy Hill, Jurgen Mellinger, Michael Schroder, Michael Bensch, Guido Widmann, Niels Birbaumer, (2007). Brain Computer Interfaces for Communication in Paralysis: A Clinical-Experimental Approach in G. Dornhege, J.R. Millán, T. Hinterberger, D. McFarland, and K.R.Müller:  Towards Brain-Computer Interfacing, pp. 43-64. MIT press, Cambridge, Massachussetts, London, 2007.

N. J. Hill, T. N. Lal, M. Schröder, T. Hinterberger, G. Widman, C. E. Elger, N. Birbaumer, and B. Schölkopf, Classifying Event-Related Desynchronization in EEG, ECoG and MEG signals., (2007). Brain Computer Interfaces for Communication in Paralysis: A Clinical-Experimental Approach in G. Dornhege, J.R. Millán, T. Hinterberger, D. McFarland, and K.R.Müller:  Towards Brain-Computer Interfacing. MIT press, Cambridge, Massachussetts, London, 2007.

N. J. Hill, T. N. Lal, M. Schröder, T. Hinterberger, G. Widman, C. E. Elger, N. Birbaumer, and B. Schölkopf, Classifying Event-Related Desynchronization in EEG, ECoG and MEG signals., Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Pattern Recognition, vol. 4174/2006, pp. 404-413, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 2006.

Strehl, U., Hinterberger, T., Veit, R., Birbaumer, N. (2005) Entwicklungen der Medizinischen Psychologie: Neuroprothesen für neurologische Erkrankungen. In: Balck, F., Anwendungsfelder der medizinischen Psychologie. Heidelberg, Springer, 117-125.

T. Hinterberger, Kommunikation mit Signalen aus dem Gehirn – Möglichkeiten direkter Gehrin-Computer Interaktion, in B. Könches ; P. Waibel (Hrsg.): unSICHTBARes. Kunst_Wissenschaft, Benteli Verlag Bern 2005, pp. 262-285.

Birbaumer, N., Strehl, U., Hinterberger, T. (2004). Chapter 7.8: Brain-Computer-Interfaces for verbal communication. In: K.W. Horch ; G.S. Dhillon, Neuroprosthetics: Theory and Practice. World Scientific Publishing, Utah, pp. 1146-1157.

Hinterberger, T., Kaiser, J., Kübler, A., Neumann, N., Birbaumer, N. (2001). The Thought Translation Device and its Applications to the Completely Paralyzed. In Diebner, Druckrey ;Weibel: Sciences of the Interfaces. Genista-Verlag Tübingen, pp. 232-240.

Neumann, N., Kübler, A., Hinterberger, T., Birbaumer, N. (2001). Das Thought Translation Device: Kommunikation mit Hilfe der Selbstkontrolle langsamer Hirnpotenziale. In Jahrbuch der neuromuskulären Erkrankungen 2000. Arcis Verlag München, pp. 155-161.

Conference proceedings articles

Hinterberger, T.. Bewusstseinstechnologien und Technik  für das Bewusstsein, in Technik für Menschen im nächsten Jahrtausend, Tagungsband des Usability Day 2012.

Hinterberger, T. (submitted). Neurofeedback, Brain-Computer Communication, and Neurosonification – Approaches and Novel Applications, Proceedings of the CalIT Symposium 2010 in Bad Tölz, Germany.

Hinterberger, T., Searching for Neuronal Markers of Psi: A Summary of Three Studies Measuring Electrophysiology in Distant Participants, in Utrecht II: Charting the Future of Parapsychology, Proceedings of an International Conference held in Utrecht, 2008, Parapsychology Foundation, NY, pp. 46-62. ISBN: 978-1-931747-28-8.

Hinterberger, T., Orchestral Sonification of Brain Signals and its Applications to Brain-Computer Interfaces and Performing Arts, Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Interactive Sonification, York, UK, February 3, 2007.

Hinterberger T., Studer P., Jäger M., Haverty-Stacke C. , Walach H., The slide show presentiment effect discovered in brain electric activity, proceedings of the international conference of the Parapsychological Association 2006, Sweden, 2006.

A. A. Karim, M. Bench, J. Mellinger, T. Hinterberger, M. Schröder, N. Neumann, A. Kübler, W. Rosenstiel, ; N. Birbaumer, Neural Internet for ALS patients, in Proceedings of the 3rd International Brain-Computer Interface Workshop and Training Course 2006, Eds. GR Müller-Putz, C Brunner, R Leeb, R Scherer, A Schlögl, S Wriessnegger, G Pfurtscheller, University of Graz, Verlag der TU Graz, pp. 114-115, Sept. 21st-24th 2006.

Lal TN, Hinterberger T, Widman G, Schröder M, Hill J, Rosenstiel W, Elger CE, Schölkopf B, and Birbaumer N (submitted 2004) Methods Towards Invasive Human Brain Computer Interfaces, Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 17, 737-744. (Eds.) Saul, L.K., Y. Weiss and L. Bottou, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, USA (2005).

Schröder, M., Lal, T. N., Hinterberger, T., Bogdan, M., Hill, N. J., Birbaumer, N., Rosenstiel, W. and Schölkopf, B. (2005): Robust EEG Channel Selection Across Subjects for Brain Computer Interfaces. EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing (Special Issue: Trends in Brain Computer Interfaces). 19, 3103-3112. (Eds.) Vesin, J.M. and T. Ebrahimi, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, Sylvania, USA (2005).

Lal, T.N., Schröder, M., Hill, J., Preissl, H., Hinterberger, T., Birbaumer, N., Schölkopf, B., A Brain Computer Interface with Online Feedback based on Magnetoencephalography. The 22nd International Conference on Machine Learning, Bonn, Germany, 2005.

Birbaumer, N., Hinterberger, T., Karim, A.K., Kübler, A., Neumann, N., Veit, R., Brain-Computer Communication using Self-Control of Slow Cortical Potentials (SCP)., Proceedings of the BCI Workshop, Graz, Austria, 2004. Biomed Tech, vol. 49 Suppl. 1(2004),1-4

Hinterberger, T., Ranganatha, S., Birbaumer, N., An auditory brain-computer communication device, IEEE International workshop on biomedical circuits and systems (BIOCAS) 2004, Singapore, December 2004.

Hinterberger, T., Baier, G., Mellinger, J., Birbaumer, N., Auditory Feedback of the human EEG for direct brain-computer communication, Proceedings of the International Conference on Auditory Displays (ICAD) 2004, Sydney, Australia, 2004.

Hinterberger, T., Houtkooper, J. M., Kotchoubey, B., Effects of Feedback Control Training an Slow Cortical Potentials and a Random Event Generator, Parapsychological Association Convention 2004, Vienna, Austria, 2004.

Hinterberger T., and Baier, G., POSER: Parametric Orchestral Sonification of EEG in Real-Time for the Self-Regulation of Brain States, Proceedings of the International Workshop on Interactive Sonification, Bielefeld, Germany, January 2004.

Hill, N.J., Lal, T.N., Schröder, M., Hinterberger, T., Birbaumer, N., and  Schölkopf, B.,Selective Attention to Auditory Stimuli: A Brain-Computer Interface Paradigm, Proceedings of the 7th Tübingen Perception Conference, 102. (Eds.) Bülthoff, H.H., H.A. Mallot, R. Ulrich and F.A. Wichmann, Knirsch Verlag, Kirchentellinsfurt, Germany (2004)

Karim, A.K., Kammer, T., Lotze, M., Nitsche, M.A., Godde, B., Hinterberger, T., Cohen, L., Birbaumer, N., Effects of TMS and TDCS on the physiological regulation of cortical excitability in a brain-computer interface, Proceedings of the Brain Computer Interface Workshop 2004, Graz, 2004.

Hinterberger, T., Mellinger, J., and Birbaumer, N., The Thought Translation Device: Structure of a multimodal brain-computer communication system, Proceedings of the 1st International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering, Capri Island, Italy, March 20-22, 2003, 603-606.

Schröder, M., Bogdan, M., Rosenstiel, W., Hinterberger, T., Birbaumer, N. (2003): Automated EEG Feature Selection for Brain Computer Interfaces. In: Proceedings of the 1st International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering, Capri Island, Italy, March 20-22, 2003, pp. 626-629.

Mellinger, J., Hinterberger, T., Bensch, M., Schröder, M., Birbaumer, N., Surfing the Web with Electrical Brain Signals: The Brain Web Surfer (BWS) for the Completely Paralysed, In: Ring, Haim; Soroker, Nachum (ed.): Proceedings of the 2nd World Congress of the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine - ISPRM, Bologna (Monduzzi) 2003, pp. 731-738.

Schröder, M., Bogdan, M., Rosenstiel, W., Hinterberger, T., Strehl, U. and Birbaumer, N., Online Classification of EEG Signals Using Artificial Neural Networks For Biofeedback Training of Patients with Epilepsy, In: Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Systems, Signals and Image Processing. Series: Recent Trends in Multimedia Information Processing. Manchester 7-8 November 2002. World Scientific, pp. 438-446.


Pieh, Christoph, Hinterberger, Thilo. „Eingesperrt im eigenen Körper: Das Locked-In-Syndrom“, Die Psychodynamische Psychotherapie, Schattauer Verlag, 2013, Vol. 12 (2), pp 111-113.

Hinterberger, T., Angewandte Bewusstseinswissenschaften in Theorie und medizinisch-therapeutischer Anwendung, CoMed – Das Fachmagazin für Complementär-Medizin. Ausgabe 9/2011, S. 76-79.

Hinterberger, T. ; Dirk Glogau. Von Weltinnen- und Weltaußenräumen, Interview in Szene Deutsches Yoga-Forum, Heft 06, 12/2011, S. 28-31.

Hinterberger, T., Investigating abnormal distributions in tarot readings, Magazine of the Society for Psychical Research, July 2006.
Lal, T.N., Schröder, M., Hinterberger, T., Weston, J., Bogdan, M., Birbaumer, N., and Schölkopf, B., Support Vector Channel Selection in BCI, Technical Report No. 120 of the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tübingen, Germany, December 2003.

Hinterberger, T., Time in Physics – An Artifact of Human Thinking?, Journal of New Energy, vol. 6(3), pp. 85-88, 2002.

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