Konstantina Kilteni, PhD
(Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral fellow)


Konstantina studied Electrical and Computer Engineering in the National Technical University of Athens and she did her PhD studies in Health and Clinical Psychology using Virtual Reality in the Event Lab, at the University of Barcelona. Her research in the Brain, Body and Self laboratory is focused on investigating the neural links between multisensory/sensorimotor integration and body perception (body ownership and agency) using behavioural measurements and fMRI.

Sample Publications

Kilteni, K., Ehrsson, HH. Sensorimotor predictions and tool use: Hand-held tools attenuate self-touch Cognition (2017) [Epub ahead of print]. PDF

Kilteni, K., Maselli, A., Kording, K. P., & Slater, M. Over my fake body: body ownership illusions for studying the multisensory basis of own-body perception. Frontiers in human neuroscience. 9 (2015). PDF

Kilteni, K., Bergstrom, I., & Slater, M. Drumming in immersive virtual reality: the body shapes the way we play. Visualization and Computer Graphics. 19, 4, 597-605. (2013). PDF

Kilteni, K., Normand, J., Sanchez-Vives, M. V., & Slater, M. Extending body space in immersive virtual reality: a very long arm illusion. PloS One. (2012). PDF


Konstantina Kilteni, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Neuroscience
Karolinska Institutet
Retzius väg 8, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden

email: konstantina.kilteni @ ki.se
office phone: (+46) 8 524 87 984