Pavel Goldstein
Institute of Cognitive Science • Wager Lab

Pavel Goldstein joined the Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Lab in the fall of 2016.  His research focuses on investigating pain communication using physiological  and behavioral tools. In particular, Pavel investigates the role of physiological  and behavioral interpersonal synchronization in social situations of pain  using EEG, heart rate, respiration, GSR, voice/face expression/ body movements automatic analysis. In addition, Pavel conducts a line of web research predicting pain by voice and face expression markers, using machine learning algorithms. Pavel completed his undergraduate and graduate training at University of Haifa (Israel), where he received a B.A. in Statistics and Psychology, a Masters in Biostatistics, and a Ph.D. in Psychology and Neuroscience.