Summary: The study you are potentially interested in participating in will take place in the Emotion
Lab at Caltech in Pasadena. The Emotion Lab is in the basement of the Broad Center,
right by a group of palm trees on Wilson, near the intersection of Del Mar Blvd. and
You can park for free in the lot by the Broad Center. We will give you a permit to place
on your car.
When you get to the Broad Center, take the elevator to the basement, turn right out of the
elevator and then left at the end of the hall. Come to Room 57. The phone number at the
lab is 626-395-4899 (call this first) or 626-395-5757.
Here are some guidelines that are intended to maximize the quality of the measurements
we will be making, and thus to maximize your contribution to our study. Thanks very
much for looking them over and for giving them your attention.
Please pay attention to your caffeine intake (coffee, coca cola, tea, etc.). If you are a
regular caffeine drinker, then please have your regular caffeine on the day you come in
for the study, no more and no less. If you are NOT a regular caffeine drinker, please do
not drink coffee, tea, coca cola, or any caffeinated beverage prior to coming in for the
Also, even if your schedule is very busy, please try to get plenty of sleep the night prior
to the day of your participation. This is very important so that your brain function will be
normal and not sleepy. Thanks!