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Tamara Lorenz

Title: Assistant Professor, Psychology-Mechanical Engineering-Electrical Engineering (jointly appointed)
Office: 4150-B EDWARDS 1 Edwards Center
Tel: 513-556-2625
Email: tamara.lorenz@uc.edu

Areas of Expertise:

  • Human Joint Action
  • Human-Robot Interaction, Human-Machine Interaction
  • Human Movement Coordination including Synchronization and Adaptation
  • Human Behavior Modeling
  • Cognition-Perception-Action Cycle
  • Embodied Cognition, Cognitive Psychology
  • Nonlinear Methods and Dynamical Systems including Dynamical Neuroscience
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics


  • , University of Augsburg, 2001 (Physics).
  • , Universidad de las Americas, Puebla, Mexico, 2006.
  • MSc, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany, 2008 (Mechanical Engineering).
  • Ph.D., Ludwig-Maximilians Universität, Munich, Germany, 2017 (Neurosciences).

Research Information

Research Support

  • (PI), Lorenz, Tamara, Development of a neurophysiologically integrated exoskeleton for sit-to-stand (STS) transition support based on multimodal action intent recognition, UC's Research Support. (URS Strategic Collaborative Grants AY2017-2018), $100,000.00. 08/01/2016 to 04/30/2018. Status: Closed.