Publications using data collected with the software

  If you are publishing research conducted using formr, please cite both the preprint and the version of the software that was active when you ran your study.

Arslan, R. C., Walther, M. P., & Tata, C. S. (2020). formr: A study framework allowing for automated feedback generation and complex longitudinal experience-sampling studies using R. Behavior Research Methods, 52, 376–387.
Arslan, R.C., Tata, C.S. & Walther, M.P. (2018). formr: A study framework allowing for automated feedback generation and complex longitudinal experience sampling studies using R. (version v0.18.3). DOI

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  • Habedank, I., Lennartz, S. J., Arslan, R. C., & Ertle, A. (2017). Online Attention Bias Modification for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Open Science Framework.

in press

  • Rentzsch, K., Wieczorek, L. L. & Gerlach, T. M. (in press). Situation perception mediates the link between narcissism and relationship satisfaction: evidence from a daily diary study in romantic couples. Social Psychological and Personality Science.
  • Reins, L. M., Arslan, R. C., & Gerlach, T. M. (in press). Assessing egocentered social networks in formr: a tutorial. Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science.
  • Arslan, R. C., Reitz, A. K., Driebe, J. C., Gerlach, T. M. & Penke, L. (in press). Routinely randomize potential sources of measurement reactivity to estimate and adjust for biases in subjective reports. Psychological Methods.


  • Wieczorek, L. L., Tata, C. S., Penke, L. & Gerlach, T. M. (2020). Online implementation of an event history calendar with formr: a tutorial. Personal Relationships, 1-13.
  • Lin, V., Girard, J. M., Sayette, M. A., & Morency, L.-P. (2020). Toward Multimodal Modeling of Emotional Expressiveness. Proceedings of the 2020 International Conference on Multimodal Interaction, 548–557.
  • Maraz, A., Nagy, T., Ziegler, M. (2020) When bad gets worse: Negative wording amplifies negative recall in persons with the borderline personality trait. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 2020; 1–12.


  • von Borell, C., Kordsmeyer, T. L., Gerlach, T. M., & Penke, L. (2019). An integrative study of facultative personality calibration. Evolution and Human Behavior, 235-248.
  • Gerlach, T. M., Arslan, R. C., Schultze, T., Reinhard, S. K., & Penke, L. (2019). Predictive validity and adjustment of ideal partner preferences across the transition into romantic relationships. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 116, 313-330.
  • Schild, C., Heck, D. W., Ścigała, K. A., & Zettler, I. (2019). Revisiting REVISE: (Re)Testing unique and combined effects of REminding, VIsibility, and SElf-engagement manipulations on cheating behavior. Journal of Economic Psychology.


  • Arslan, R.C., Schilling, K., Gerlach, T. M., & Penke, L. (2018). Using 26 thousand diary entries to show ovulatory changes in sexual desire and behavior. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. Advance online publication.
  • Ścigała, K. A., Schild, C., Heck, D. W., & Zettler, I. (2018). Who Deals With the Devil? Interdependence, Personality, and Corrupted Collaboration. Social Psychological and Personality Science.
  • Wieczorek, L. L., Tata, C., Penke, L., & Gerlach, T. M. (2018). Online Implementation of an Event History Calendar with formr: A Tutorial. PsyArXiv.
  • Kordsmeyer, T. L., Hunt, J., Puts, D. A., Ostner, J., & Penke, L. (2018). The relative importance of intra-and intersexual selection on human male sexually dimorphic traits. Evolution and Human Behavior.
  • Kordsmeyer, T. L., & Penke, L. (2018). Effects of male testosterone and its interaction with cortisol on self-and observer-rated personality states in a competitive mating context. Journal of Research in Personality.
  • Greischel, H., Noack, P., & Neyer, F. J. (2018). Oh, the places you'll go! How international mobility challenges identity development in adolescence. Developmental Psychology, 54(11), 2152-2165
  • Zygar, C., Hagemeyer, B., Pusch, S., & Schönbrodt, F. D. (2018). From Motive Dispositions to States to Outcomes: An Intensive Experience Sampling Study on Communal Motivational Dynamics in Couples. European Journal of Personality, 32(3), 306-324.
  • Chen, S., Szabelska, A., Chartier, C. R., Kekecs, Z., Lynott, D., Bernabeu, P., Schmidt, K. (2018, November 1). Investigating Object Orientation Effects Across 14 Languages.
  • Nazari, K. B., & Ebersbach, M. (2018). Distributed practice: Rarely realized in self-regulated mathematical learning. Frontiers in Psychology, 9.
  • Horstmann, K. T. (2018). The Interplay of Personality, Situations, Affect, and Behavior. Dissertation.


  • Schubach, E., Zimmermann, J., Noack, P., & Neyer, F. J. (2017). Short forms of the Utrecht-Management of Identity Commitments Scale (U-MICS) with the domains of job, romantic relationship, and region. Journal of adolescence, 54, 104-109.
  • Wurst, S. N., Gerlach, T. M., Dufner, M., Rauthmann, J. F., Grosz, M. P., Küfner, A. C. P., Denissen, J. J. A., & Back, M. D. (2017). Narcissism and romantic relationships: The differential impact of narcissistic admiration and rivalry. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 112, 280-306.


  • Greischel, H., Noack, P., & Neyer, F. J. (2016). Sailing Uncharted Waters: Adolescent Personality Development and Social Relationship Experiences During a Year Abroad. Journal of Youth and Adolescence.
  • Schubach, E., Zimmermann, J., Noack, P., & Neyer, F. J. (2016). Me, Myself, and Mobility: The Relevance of Region for Young Adults' Identity Development: Regional identity. European Journal of Personality, 30, 189 - 200.