Niels Taatgen

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The submenus on the left will bring you to more detailed descriptions of my research. Here I will index some of my research efforts.

On March 9, 2010, I had my "oratie", my inaugural address as professor in cognitive modeling. You can find the text here (in Dutch).


My team


PhD Students




In 2000, I organized the Third International Conference on Cognitive modeling

Cognitive Science 2009

In 2009, I have chaired the Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society in Amsterdam.

Journal of Problem Solving

I am on the editorial board of the Journal of Problem Solving.

My thesis


I finished my thesis in 1999, and I made a summary with links to the different chapters here. The page also contains all the models I constructed for my thesis. Be warned that you probably have to find old versions of ACT-R to run them!