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Behnke, M., Gross, J. J., & Kaczmarek, L. D. (in press). The role of emotions in esports performance. Emotion. Advance online publication.

Kaczmarek, L.D., Kelso, K.C., Behnke, M., Kashdan, T.B., Dziekan, M., Matuła, Kosakowski, M., E., Enko, J., Guzik, P., (2021). Give and Take: The Role of Reciprocity in Capitalization. Journal of Positive Psychology,. Advance online publication.

Kaczmarek, L.D., Kashdan, T.B., Behnke, M., Matuła, Dziekan, M., Enko, J., Kosakowski, M., E., Guzik, P., (in press). Positive emotions boost enthusiastic responsiveness to capitalization attempts. Dissecting self-report, physiology, and behavior. Journal of Happiness Studies. Advance online publication. 


Behnke, M., Hase, A., Kaczmarek, L. D., Freeman, P., (2021) Blunted Cardiovascular Reactivity May Serve as an Index of Psychological Task Disengagement in the Motivated Performance Situations. Scientific Reports, 11, 18083

Behnke, M., Overbye, H., Pietruch, M., Kaczmarek, L. D., (2021). How seasons and weather conditions influence baseline affective valence in laboratory research participants.PLOS One 16(8): e0256430,

Behnke, M., Bianchi-Berthouze, N., Kaczmarek, L. D., (2021). Head movement differs for positive and negative emotions in video recordings of sitting individuals, Scientific Reports

Behnke, M., Chwiłkowska, P., & Kaczmarek, L. D. (2021). What makes male gamers angry, sad, amused, and enthusiastic while playing violent video games?. Entertainment Computing, 37, 100397.

Drążkowski, D., Behnke, M., Kaczmarek, L. D., (2021) I am afraid to buy this! Manipulating with consumer’s anxiety and self-construal. PLOS One, 16: e0256483

Hase, A., Behnke, M., Mazurkiewicz, M., Wieteska K., Golec de Zavala, A., (2021) Collective Narcissism Intensifies Distress and Retaliatory Aggression in Response to Intergroup Exclusion. Psychophysiology 58, e13879 ,

Kaczmarek, L. D., Behnke, M., Enko, J., Hoffman, A., Kiciński, M., Paruszewski, J., … & Dombrowski, S. U. (2021). Would you be happier if you moved more? Physical activity focusing illusion. Current Psychology. 40, 3716–3724.

Kaczmarek, L. D., Behnke, M., Enko, J., Kosakowski, M., Guzik, P., & Hughes, B. M. (2021). Splitting the affective atom: Divergence of valence and approach-avoidance motivation during a dynamic emotional experienceCurrent Psychology 40, 40, 3272–3283.

Enko, J., Behnke, M., Dziekan, M., Kosakowski, M., & Kaczmarek, L. D. (2021). Gratitude texting touches the heart: Challenge/threat cardiovascular responses to gratitude expression predict self-initiation of gratitude interventions in daily life. Journal of Happiness Studies. 22, 49–69.


Behnke, M., Kosakowski, M., & Kaczmarek, L. D. (2020). Social challenge and threat predict performance and cardiovascular responses during competitive video gamingPsychology of Sport and Exercise46, 101584.


Behnke, M., Tomczak, M., Kaczmarek, L. D., Komar, M., & Gracz, J. (2019). The Sport Mental Training Questionnaire: Development and Validation. Current Psychology, 38, 504–516.

Kaczmarek, L. D., Behnke, M., Enko, J., Kosakowski, M., Hughes, B. M., Piskorski, J., & Guzik, P. (2019). Effects of emotions on heart rate asymmetry. Psychophysiology56(4), e13318.

Kaczmarek, L. D., Behnke, M., Kosakowski, M., Enko, J., Dziekan, M., Piskorski, J., Hughes, B. M., & Guzik, P. (2019). High-approach and low-approach positive affect influence physiological responses to threat and anger. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 138, 27–37.


Behnke, M., & Kaczmarek, L. D. (2018). Successful performance and cardiovascular markers of challenge and threat: A meta-analysisInternational Journal of Psychophysiology, 130, 73–79.

Kaczmarek, L. D., Behnke, M., Kashdan, T. B., Kusiak, A., Marzec, K., Mistrzak, M., & Włodarczyk, M. (2018). Smile intensity in social networking profile photographs is related to greater scientific achievements. The Journal of Positive Psychology, 13(5), 435–439.


Kaczmarek, L. D., Misiak, M., Behnke, M., Dziekan, M., & Guzik, P. (2017). The Pikachu effect: Social and health gaming motivations lead to greater benefits of Pokémon GO use. Computers in Human Behavior, 75, 356–363.

Behnke, M., Chlebosz, K., Kaczmarek, M. (2017). Trening Mentalny – Psychologia Sportu w Praktyce. Warszawa: Inne Spacery, pp.368. ISBN:978-83-64709-11-1 (Book)