Ashkan Fakhrtabatabaie portrait

Research Keywords

  • Aesthetics
  • Music Cognition and Perception
  • Computational Music Theory
  • Computational Neuroscience
  • Brain Imaging
  • Algorhythmic Composition
  • Brain Computer Interfaces
  • Auditory Perception and Psychoacoustics
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Music Marketing
  • Sonic Art Legal Protection


  • Neuroscience Journal Club, Department of Cognitive Science and Brain, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran . Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/2015.
  • Tabatabaie, A.F., Yoonessi, A., (2013). “How Pleasant is this Music? When Neuroscience and Art Meet” 2nd Basic and Clinical Neuroscience Congress (BCNC) (published abstract). Conference Paper, Presented, 12/2013.


  • Madahi, B., Khosrowabadi, R., Shapouri, S., Fakhr Tabatabaie, A., Yoonessi, A. (2016)* Functional Connectivity of Musically Induced Emotions Using EEG. Iranian Human Brain Mapping Congress (IHBM) (poster presentation). Published, 09/01/2016.
  • Fakhr Tabatabaie, A., Azadehfar, M. R., Mirian, N., Noroozian, M., Yoonessi, A., & Yoonessi, A. (2014). Neural Correlates of Boredom in Music Perception.Basic and Clinical Neuroscience, 5(4), 259-266. Published, 08/2014.