Journal & other publications


Brandt, K.R., Eysenck, M., & Kragh-Nielsen, M., & von Oertzen T.J., Selective lesion to the entorhinal cortex leads to an impairment in familiarity but not recollection, Brain and Cognition (2016), 82-92

Allen P, Chaddock C, Egerton A, Howes O, Fusar-Poli P, Bonoldi I, McGuire P., Resting hyperperfusion of the hippocampus, midbrain and basal ganglia in people at high risk for psychosis, American Journal of Psychiatry (2016), 392-399

Greenlee, M.W., Frank, S.M., Kaliuzhna, M., Blanke, O., Bremmer, F., Churan, J., Cuturi, L.F., MacNeilage, P.R. and Smith, A.T., Multisensory integration in self-motion perception, Multisensory Research (2016), 525-556

Furlan, M. and Smith, A.T., Global Motion Processing in Human Visual Cortical Areas V2 and V3, Journal of Neuroscience (2016), 7314-7324

Sebastian, C.L., De Brito, S.A.*, McCrory, E.J., Hyde, Z.H., Lockwood, P.L., Cecil, C.A.M., Viding, E., Grey matter volumes in children with conduct problems and varying levels of callous-unemotional traits, Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology (2016),

Furlan, M., Smith, A.T., & Walker, R., An fMRI investigation of preparatory set in the human cerebral cortex and superior colliculus for pro- and anti-saccades., PLoS One (2016), 1-25

Carey, D., & McGettigan, C., Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain and vocal tract: applications to the study of speech production and language learning., Neuropsychologia (2016),

Evans, S., McGettigan, C., Agnew, Z.K., Rosen, S., Scott, S.K., Getting the cocktail party started: masking effects in speech perception., Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience (2016), 483-500

Jasmin, K., McGettigan, C. Agnew Z., Lavan, N., Oliver, J., Cummins, F. & Scott, S. K., Cohesion and joint speech – right hemisphere contributions to synchronized vocal production, Journal of Neuroscience (2016),

Lohse M, Garrido L, Driver J, Dolan RJ, Duchaine BC, Furl N., Effective connectivity from early visual cortex to posterior occipitotemporal face areas supports face selectivity and predicts developmental prosopagnosia, Journal of Neuroscience (2016), 36, 3821-8

Lewis, G.J., Cox, S.R., Booth, T., Muñoz Maniega, S., Royle, N.A., Valdés Hernández, M., Wardlaw, J.M., Bastin, M.E., & Deary, I.J. , Trait conscientiousness and the personality meta-trait stability are associated with regional white matter microstructure, Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience (2016), 11, 1255-1261

Cohen, L., Dehaene, S., McCormick, S., Durant, S., & Zanker, J. M., Brain mechanisms of recovery from pure alexia: a single case study with multiple longitudinal scans, Neuropsychologia (2016), 91, 36-49

Schiffer, A.M., Siletti, K., Waszak, F., & Yeung, N. , Adaptive behaviour and feedback processing integrate experience and instruction in reinforcement learning, NeuroImage (2016),

Trempler, I., Schiffer, A.M., El-Sourani, N., Ahlheim, C., Fink, G.R., & Schubotz, R.I., Frontostriatal Contribution to the Interplay of Flexibility and Stability in Serial Prediction, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. (2016),

Ahlheim, C., Schiffer, A.M., Schubotz, R.I., pFC Activation Reflects Efficient Exploitation of Higher-order Statistical Structure, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. (2016),

Szameitat, AJ. , Vanloo, A.  and Müller, HJ., Central as well as peripheral attentional bottlenecks in dual-task performance activate lateral prefrontal cortices, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (2016), doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00119


Tseng H-H, Bossong MG, Modinos G, Chen K-M, McGuire P, Allen, P. , A systematic review of multisensory cognitive-affective integration in schizophrenia, Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews (2015), 444-452

Modinos G, Tseng H-H, Falkenberg I, Samson C, McGuire P., Allen, P., Neural correlates of aberrant emotional salience predict psychotic symptoms and global functioning in high-risk and first-episode psychosis, Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (2015), 1429-1436

Modinos G, Allen P, Grace AA, McGuire P. Translating the MAM model of psychosis to humans, Translating the MAM model of psychosis to humans, Trends Neurosci (2015), 129-138

Allen P, Chaddock CA, Egerton A, Howes OD, Barker G, Bonoldi I, Fusar-Poli P, Murray R, McGuire P., Functional outcome in people at high risk for psychosis predicted by thalamic glutamate levels and prefronto-striatal activation, Schizophr Bull. (2015), 429-439

Billington, J. and Smith, A.T., Neural mechanisms for discounting head-roll-induced motion, Journal of Neuroscience (2015), 4851-4856

Bargary, G., Furlan, M., Raynham, P.J., Barbur, J.L. and Smith, A.T., Cortical hyperexcitability and sensitivity to discomfort glare, Neuropsychologia (2015), 194-200

Furlan, M., Smith, A.T. and Walker, R. , Activity in the human superior colliculus relating to endogenous saccade preparation and execution, Journal of Neurophysiology (2015), 1048-1058

Smith, A.T., Binocular Vision: Joining up the eyes, Current Biology (2015), R661-R663

Seara-Cardoso, A., Viding, E., Lickley, R.A., Sebastian, C.L., Neural responses to others’ pain vary with psychopathic traits in healthy adult males, Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience (2015), 578-588

Furlan, M., Smith, A.T., & Walker, R., Activity in the human superior colliculus relating to endogenous saccade preparation and execution, Journal of Neurophysiology (2015), 1048-1058

Adank, P., McGettigan, C., Kotz, S., Editorial: Current research and emerging directions on the cognitive and neural organization of speech processing, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (2015), 305

Lima, C.F.*, LAVAN, N.*, Evans, S., Agnew, Z., Halpern, A.R., Shanmugalingam, P., Meekings, S., Boebinger, D., Ostarek, M., McGettigan, C. Warren, J.E., Scott, S.K. , Feel the Noise: Relating Individual Differences in Auditory Imagery to the Structure and Function of Sensorimotor Systems, Cerebral Cortex (2015), 4638-4650

McGettigan, C., The Social Life of Voices: studying the neural bases for the expression and perception of the self and others during spoken communication., Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (2015), 129

Scott, S.K., McGettigan, C. , The Voice: From Identity to Interactions. APA Handbook of Nonverbal Communication, APA Handbook of Nonverbal Communication (2015), Washington, DC: American Psychological Association

Song S, Garrido L, Nagy Z, Mohammadi S, Steel A, Driver J, Dolan RJ, Duchaine B, Furl N., Local but not long-range microstructural differences of the ventral temporal cortex in developmental prosopagnosia, Neuropsychologia (2015), 78, 195-206

Furl N, Henson RN, Friston KJ, Calder AJ. , Network interactions explain sensitivity to dynamic faces in the superior temporal sulcus, Cerebral Cortex (2015), 25:2876-82

Girges C., O'Brien J., Spencer J., Neural correlates of facial motion perception, Social Neuroscience (2015), 1-6

Szameitat AJ, Hamaida Y, Tulley RS, Saylik R, Otermans, PCJ, “Women are better than Men” – Public Beliefs on Gender Differences and Other Aspects in Multitasking, PLoS ONE (2015), 10(10)

Schiffer, A. M., Waszak, F., & Yeung, N., The role of prediction and outcomes in adaptive cognitive control, Journal of Physiology Paris (2015),


Durant, S., & Furlan, M., Measuring response saturation in human MT and MST as a function of motion density, Journal of Vision (2014), 14(8), 19

Furlan, M., Wann, J.P. and Smith, A.T., A representation of changing heading direction in human cortical areas pVIP and CSv, Cerebral Cortex (2014), 2848-2858

O’Nions, E., Sebastian, C.L., McCrory, E.J., Chantiluke, K., Happé, F., Viding, E., Neural underpinnings of Theory of Mind in children with autism spectrum disorders and children with conduct problems and callous-unemotional traits, Developmental Science (2014), 786-796

Sebastian, C.L., McCrory, E.J., Dadds, M.R., Cecil, C.A.M., Lockwood, P.L., Hyde, Z.H., De Brito, S.A., Viding, E., Neural responses to fearful eyes in children with conduct problems and varying levels of callous-unemotional traits, Psychological Medicine (2014), 99-109

Vetter, P., Smith, F. W. & Mucki, L., Decoding sound and imagery content in early visual cortex, Current Biology (2014), 1256-62

Agnew, Z.K., Van de Koot, H., McGettigan, C., Scott, S.K., Do sentences with unaccusative verbs involve syntactic movement? Evidence from neuroimagin, Language and Cognitive Processes (2014), 29, 1035-1045

Kyong, J., Scott, S.K., Rosen, S., Howe, T., Agnew, Z.K., McGettigan, C., Exploring the roles of spectral detail and intonation contour in speech intelligibility: An fMRI study, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience (2014), 26, 1748-1763

McGettigan, C., Eisner, F., Agnew, Z.K., Manly, T., Wisbey, D., Scott, S.K., T’aint what you say, it’s the way that you say it – left insula and inferior frontal cortex work in interaction with superior temporal regions to control the performance of vocal impersonations, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience (2014), 25, 1875-1886

Scott, S.K., Lavan, N., Chen, S., McGettigan, C., The social life of laughter, Trends in Cognitive Sciences (2014), 18, 618-620

Furl N, Coppola R, Averbeck BB, Weinberger DR., Cross-frequency power coupling between hierarchically organized face-selective areas, Cerebral Cortex (2014), 24, 2409-20

Lewis, G.J., Panizzon, M.S., Eyler, L.T., Fennema-Notestine, C., Chen, C-H., Neale, M.C., Jernigan, T.L., Lyons, M.J., Dale, A.M., Kremen, W.S., & Franz, C.E., Heritable influences on amygdala and orbitofrontal cortex contribute to genetic variation in core dimensions of personality, Neuroimage (2014), 103, 309-315

Lewis, G.J., Kanai, R., Rees, G., & Bates, T.C. , Neural correlates of the “good life”: Eudaimonic well-being is associated with insular cortex volume, Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience (2014), 9, 615-618

Durant, S., Furlan, M. , Measuring response saturation in human MT and MST as a function of motion density, Journal of Vision (2014), 14(8):19

Schiffer, A. M., Muller, T., Yeung, N. & Waszak, F. , Reward activates stimulus-specific and task-dependent representations in visual association cortices, The Journal of Neuroscience (2014), 34, 15610 -15620

Schiffer, A. M., Krause, K. H., & Schubotz, R. I. , Surprisingly correct: Unexpectedness of observed actions activates the medial prefrontal cortex, Human Brain Mapping (2014), 35, 1615-1629

Elizabeth O'Nions, Catherine L. Sebastian, Eamon McCrory, Kaylita Chantiluke, Francesca Happé and Essi Viding, Neural bases of Theory of Mind in children with autism spectrum disorders and children with conduct problems and callous-unemotional traits, Developmental Science (2014), 17, 786-796


Modinos G, Costafreda SG, Van Tol M-J, McGuire P, Aleman A, Allen, P., Neuroanatomy of auditory verbal hallucinations in schizophrenia: A quantitative meta-analysis of voxel-based morphometry studies, Cortex (2013), 1046-1055

Hammett, S.T., Wall, M.B., Smith, A.T and Larsson, J., Implicit representation of luminance and the temporal structure of motion in human visual cortex revealed by multivariate pattern classification analysis, Journal of Neurophysiology (2013), 688-699

Lockwood, P.L., Sebastian, C.L, McCrory, E.J., Hyde, Z.H., Gu, X., De Brito, S.A., Viding, E., Neural responses to others’ pain in children with conduct problems: associations with callous traits, Current Biology (2013), 901-905

McGettigan, C., Walsh, E., Jessop, R., Agnew, Z.K., Sauter, D.A., Warren, J.E., Scott, S.K. , Individual differences in laughter perception reveal roles for mentalising and sensorimotor systems in the evaluation of emotional authenticity, Cerebral Cortex (2013), 25, 246-257

Agnew, Z. K., McGettigan, C., Banks, B., and Scott, S. K. , Articulatory movements modulate auditory responses to speech, NeuroImage (2013), 73, 191-199

Evans, S. , Kyong, J. , Rosen, S. , Golestani, N. , Warren, J. , McGettigan, C. , Mourao-Miranda, J. , Wise, R. & Scott, S., The pathways for intelligible speech: multivariate and univariate perspectives, Cerebral Cortex (2013), doi : 10.1093/cercor/bht083

Scott, S.K., McGettigan, C. , Do temporal processes underlie left hemisphere dominance in speech perception?, Brain and Language (2013), 127, 36-45

Scott, S.K., McGettigan, C. , The neural processing of masked speech, Hearing Research (2013), 303, 58-66

Furl N, Henson RN, Friston KJ, Calder AJ. , Top-down control of visual responses to fear by the amygdala, Journal of Neuroscience (2013), 33, 17435-43

Wright, MJ. , Bishop, DT. , Jackson, RC.  and Abernethy, B., Brain regions concerned with the identification of deceptive soccer moves by higher-skilled and lower-skilled players, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (2013), doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2013.00851

Bishop, D. , Wright, MJ.  and Karageorghis, CI., ‘Tempo and intensity of pre-task music modulate neural activity during reactive task performance, Psychology of Music (2013), doi: 10.1177/0305735613490595

Bishop, D. , Wright, MJ. , Jackson, RC.  and Abernethy, B., Neural bases for anticipation skill in soccer: An fMRI study, Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology (2013), 35, 98 - 109 

Schiffer, A. M., Ahlheim, C., Ulrichs, K., & Schubotz, R. I., Neural changes when actions change: adaptation of strong and weak expectations, Human Brain Mapping (2013), 34, 1713-1727


Allen P, Modinos G, Hubl D, Shields G, Cachia A, Jardri R, Thomas P, Woodward T, Shotbolt P, Plaze M, Hoffman R , Neuroimaging auditory hallucinations in schizophrenia: from neuroanatomy to neurochemistry and beyond, Schizophr Bull. (2012), 695-703

Waters F, Woodward T, Allen P, Aleman A, Sommer I, Self-recognition Deficits in Schizophrenia Patients With Auditory Hallucinations: A Meta-analysis of the Literature, Schizophr Bull. (2012), 741-750

Larsson, J. and Smith, A.T., fMRI repetition suppression: neuronal adaptation or stimulus expectation?, Cerebral Cortex (2012), 567-576

Smith, A.T., Wall, M.B. & Thilo, K.V., Vestibular inputs to human motion-sensitive visual cortex, Cerebral Cortex (2012), 1068-1077

Glover, S., Wall, M.B. and Smith, A.T., Distinct cortical networks support the planning and online control of reaching and grasping in humans, European Journal of Neuroscience (2012), 909-915

Cardin, V., Hemsworth, L. and Smith, A.T., Adaptation to heading direction dissociates the roles of human MST and V6 in the processing of optic flow, Journal of Neurophysiology (2012), 794-801

Cardin, V., Sherrington, R., Hemsworth, L. and Smith, A.T., Human V6: Functional characterisation and localisation, PLoS One (2012), 1-9

Viding, E., Sebastian, C.L., Dadds, M.R., Lockwood, P.L., Cecil, C.A.M., De Brito, S.A., McCrory, E.J.P., Amygdala response to pre-attentive masked fear is associated with callous-unemotional traits in children with conduct problems, American Journal of Psychiatry (2012), 1109-1116

Sebastian, C.L., McCrory, E.J.P., Cecil, C.A.M., Lockwood, P.L., De Brito, S.A., Fontaine, N.M.G., Viding, E., Neural responses to affective and cognitive Theory of Mind in children with conduct problems and varying levels of callous-unemotional traits, Archives of General Psychiatry (now: JAMA Psychiatry) (2012), 814-822

Sebastian, C.L., Fontaine, N.M.G., Bird, G., Blakemore, S.-J., De Brito, S.A., McCrory, E.J.P., Viding, E., Neural processing associated with cognitive and affective Theory of Mind in adolescents and adults, Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (2012), 53-63

McGettigan, C.*, Evans, S.*, Rosen, S., Agnew, Z.K., Shah, P., Scott, S.K., An application of univariate and multivariate approaches in fMRI to quantifying the hemispheric lateralization of acoustic and linguistic processes., Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience (2012), 24(3), 636-652

McGettigan, C., Faulkner, A., Altarelli, I., Obleser, J., Baverstock, H., Scott, S.K., Speech comprehension aided by multiple modalities: behavioural and neural interactions, Neuropsychologia (2012), 50(5), 762-776

McGettigan, C., Scott, S.K., Cortical asymmetries in speech perception: what’s wrong, what’s right and what’s left?, Trends in Cognitive Sciences (2012), 16(5), 269-76

Furl N, Hadj-Bouziane F, Liu N, Averbeck BB, Ungerleider LG., Dynamic and static facial expressions decoded from motion-sensitive areas in the macaque monkey, Journal of Neuroscience (2012), 32, 15952-62

Lewis, G.J., Kanai, R., Bates, T.C., & Rees, G., Moral values are associated with individual differences in regional brain volume, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience (2012), 24, 1657-1663

Schiffer, A. M., Ahlheim, C., Wurm, M. F., & Schubotz, R. I., Surprised at all the entropy: Hippocampal, caudate and midbrain contributions to learning from prediction errors, PloS One (2012), 7, e36445

Schubotz, R. I., Korb, F. M., Schiffer, A. M., Stadler, W., & Von Cramon, D. Y., The fraction of an action is more than a movement: Neural signatures of event segmentation in fMRI, NeuroImage (2012), 61, 1195-1205

Szameitat, AJ. , Shen, S. , Conforto, A.  and Sterr, A., Cortical activation during executed, imagined, observed, and passive wrist movements in healthy volunteers and stroke patients, Neuroimage (2012), doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2012.05.009

Szameitat, AJ. , McNamara, A. , Shen, S.  and Sterr, A., Neural activation and functional connectivity during motor imagery of bimanual everyday actions’, Plos One (2012), doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0038506

Apps MA, Tajadura-Jiménez A, Turley G, Tsakiris M., The different faces of one’s self: An fMRI study into the recognition of current and past self-facial appearances, NeuroImage (2012), 63, 1720-1729


Allen P, Winton-Brown TT, Bhattacharyya S, Borgwardt SJ, Fusar-Poli P, Crippa JA, Seal ML, Martin-Santos R, Ffytche D, Zuardi AW, Atakan Z, McGuire PK, Modulation of auditory and visual processing by delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol: an fMRI study, Neuropsychopharmacology (2011), 1340-1348

Smith, A.T., Kosillo, P. and Williams, A.L., The confounding effect of response amplitude on MVPA performance measures, NeuroImage (2011), 525-530

Cardin, V. and Smith, A.T. , Sensitivity of human visual cortical area V6 to stereoscopic depth gradients associated with self-motion, Journal of Neurophysiology (2011), 1240-1249

Bartolucci, M. and Smith, A.T. , Attentional modulation in human visual cortex is modified during perceptual learning, Neuropsychologia (2011), 3898–3907

Sebastian, C.L., Tan, G.C.Y., Roiser, J.P., Viding, E., Dumontheil, I., Blakemore, S.-J., Developmental influences on the neural bases of responses to social rejection: implications of social neuroscience for education, NeuroImage (2011), 686-694

Vetter P., Butterworth, B. & Bahrami, B., A candidate for the attentional bottleneck: Set-size specific modulation of right TPJ during attentive enumeration, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience (2011), 728-36

Agnew, Z.K., McGettigan, C., Scott, S.K., Discriminating between auditory and motor cortical re- sponses to speech and non-speech mouth sounds, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience (2011), 23(12), 4038-4047

McGettigan, C., Warren, J.E., Eisner, F., Marshall, C.R., Shanmugalingam, P., Scott, S.K., Neural correlates of sublexical processing in phonological working memory, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience (2011), 23(4), 961-977

Furl N, Averbeck BB, Parietal cortex and insula relate to evidence seeking relevant to reward-related decisions, Journal of Neuroscience (2011), 31, 17572-82

Furl N, Garrido L, Dolan RJ, Driver J, Duchaine B, Fusiform gyrus face selectivity relates to individual differences in facial recognition ability, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience (2011), 23, 1723-40

Durant, S., Wall, M.B., Zanker, J. M., Manipulating the content of dynamic natural scenes to characterize response in human MT/MST, Journal of Vision (2011), 11(10

Wright, MJ. , Bishop, DT. , Jackson, RC.  and Abernethy, B., Cortical fMRI activation to opponents’ body kinematics in sport-related anticipation: Expert-novice differences with normal and point-light video, Neuroscience Letters (2011), doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2011.06.045

Schiffer, A. M., & Schubotz, R. I. , Caudate nucleus signals for breaches of expectation in a movement observation paradigm, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (2011), 5, 38

Szameitat, AJ. , Schubert, T.  and Mueller, HJ., How to test for dual-task-specific effects in brain imaging studies – An evaluation of potential analysis methods, Neuroimage (2011), doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2010.07.069


Wall, M.B., Walker, R., & Smith, A.T., Functional imaging of the human superior colliculus: An optimised approach, NeuroImage (2009), 1620-1627


Allen P, Laroi F, McGuire PK, Aleman A, The hallucinating brain: A review of structural and functional neuroimaging studies of hallucinations, Neuroscience & Biobehavioural Reviews (2008), 175-191


Allen P, Amaro E, Fu CH, Williams SC, Brammer MJ, Johns LC, McGuire PK , Neural correlates of the misattribution of speech in schizophrenia, British Journal of Psychiatry (2007), 162-169

Mechelli A, Allen P, Amaro E Jr, Fu CH, Williams SC, Brammer MJ, Johns LC, McGuire PK, Misattribution of speech and impaired connectivity in patients with auditory verbal hallucinations, Human Brain Mapping (2007), 1213-1222