Nilam Ram

Professor of Human Development and Family Studies; Professor of Psychology

Nilam Ram

Publication Tags

Health Mortality Growth Emotions Cognitive Aging Puberty Travel Psychology Emotion Experience Evidence Research Experiments Time Individuality Nonlinear Dynamics Death Hydrocortisone Positive Emotions Energy Conservation Longitudinal Studies Social Media Travellers Thinking Energy Utilization

Most Recent Papers

Interdisciplinary work is essential for research on puberty: Complexity and dynamism in action

E Susman, K Marceau, S. Dockray, Nilam Ram, Journal of Research on Adolescence

Towards a general model of self-regulation dynamics

P Cole, Nilam Ram, M. English,

Sexual activity, sexual thoughts, and intimacy among older adults: Links with physical health and psychosocial factors

K. Kolodziejczak, A. Rosada, J. Drewelies, S. Düzel, P. Eibich, C. Tegeler, G. Wagner, K. Beier, Nilam Ram, I. Demuth, E. Steinhagen-Thiessen, D. Gerstorf,

Survival analysis for observations of child behavior

J. P. *Lougheed, L. *Benson, P. Cole, Nilam Ram,

Using screenshots to predict task switching on smartphones

X. Yang, Nilam Ram, T. Robinson, B. Reeves, ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems

Adolescents' emotion system dynamics: Network-based analysis of physiological and emotional experience

X. *Yang, Nilam Ram, J. P. *Lougheed, P. C. M. Molenaar, T. Hollenstein,

How far reaches the power of personality? Personality predictors of terminal decline in well-being

Swantje Mueller, Jenny Wagner, Gert Wagner, Nilam Ram, D Gerstorf, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: Personality Processes and Individual Differences

Positive and negative affect are associated with salivary cortisol in the everyday life of older adults

Theresa Pauly, Johanna Drewelies, Karolina Kolodziejczak, Martin Katzorreck, Anna J. Lücke, Oliver K. Schilling, Ute Kunzmann, Hans Werner Wahl, Beate Ditzen, Nilam Ram, Denis Gerstorf, Christiane A. Hoppmann, 2021, Psychoneuroendocrinology

Healthy aging-relevant goals

Hans Werner Wahl, Christiane A. Hoppmann, Nilam Ram, Denis Gerstorf, 2021, Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences on p. S181-S190

Visual Model Fit Estimation in Scatterplots

Daniel Reimann, Christine Blech, Nilam Ram, Robert Gaschler, 2021, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics on p. 3834-3838

Most-Cited Papers

Emotional Experience Improves With Age

Laura L. Carstensen, Bulent Turan, Susanne Scheibe, Nilam Ram, Hal Ersner-Hershfield, Gregory R. Samanez-Larkin, Kathryn P. Brooks, John R. Nesselroade, 2011, Psychology and Aging on p. 21-33

Nonlinear growth curves in developmental research

Kevin J. Grimm, Nilam Ram, Fumiaki Hamagami, 2011, Child Development on p. 1357-1371

Individual Differences in Boys' and Girls' Timing and Tempo of Puberty

Kristine Marceau, Nilam Ram, Renate M. Houts, Kevin J. Grimm, Elizabeth J. Susman, 2011, Developmental Psychology on p. 1389-1409

Saving energy in an office environment: A serious game intervention

Brian Orland, Nilam Ram, Dean Lang, Kevin Houser, Nate Kling, Michael Coccia, 2014, Energy and Buildings on p. 43-52

Taking a "Peak" at Leisure Travelers' Positive Emotions

Ondrej Mitas, Careen Yarnal, Reginald Adams, Nilam Ram, 2012, Leisure Sciences on p. 115-135

Cohort Differences in Cognitive Aging and Terminal Decline in the Seattle Longitudinal Study

Denis Gerstorf, Nilam Ram, Christiane Hoppmann, Sherry L. Willis, K. Warner Schaie, 2011, Developmental Psychology on p. 1026-1041

Age and time-to-death trajectories of change in indicators of cognitive, sensory, physical, health, social, and self-related functions

Denis Gerstorf, Nilam Ram, Ulman Lindenberger, Jacqui Smith, 2013, Developmental Psychology on p. 1805-1821

An ensemble heterogeneous classification methodology for discovering health-related knowledge in social media messages

Suppawong Tuarob, Conrad S. Tucker, Marcel Salathe, Nilam Ram, 2014, Journal of Biomedical Informatics on p. 255-268

Long-Term Antecedents and Outcomes of Perceived Control

Frank J. Infurna, Denis Gerstorf, Nilam Ram, Jürgen Schupp, Gert G. Wagner, 2011, Psychology and Aging on p. 559-575

The Effects of Stress on Cognitive Aging, Physiology and Emotion (ESCAPE) Project

Stacey B. Scott, Jennifer E. Graham-Engeland, Christopher G. Engeland, Joshua M. Smyth, David M. Almeida, Mindy J. Katz, Richard B. Lipton, Jacqueline A. Mogle, Elizabeth Munoz, Nilam Ram, Martin J. Sliwinski, 2015, BMC Psychiatry on p. 146-160