Griffiths, B.J., Michelmann, S., Roux, F., Chelvarajah, R., Rollings, D.T., Sawlani, V., Hamer, H., Gollwitzer, S., Kreiselmeyer, G., Staresina, B., Wimber, M., Hanslmayr, S. (2019) Hippocampal synchrony and neocortical desynchrony cooperate to encode and retrieve episodic memories. PNAS, accepted.

Fellner, M.C., Gollwitzer, S., Rampp, S., Kreiselmeyer, G., Bush, D., Diehl, B., Axmacher, N., Hamer, H., Hanslmayr, S. Spectral fingerprints or spectral tilt? Evidence for distinct oscillatory signatures of memory formation. PLoS Biol, in press.

Ferreira, C.S., Maraver, M.J., Hanslmayr, S., Bajo, T. Theta oscillations show impaired interference detection in the elderly during selective memory retrieval. Scientific Reports, 9 (1). 10.1038/s41598-019-46214-8

Sokoliuk, R., Mayhew, S.D., Aquino, K.M., Wilson, R., Brookes, M.J., Francis, S.T., Hanslmayr, S., Mullinger, K.J. Two spatially distinct posterior alpha sources fulfill different functional roles in attention. J Neurosci, accepted.

Gehrig, J., Michalareas, G., Forster, M.-T., Lei, J., Hok, P., Laufs, H., Senft, C., Seifert, V., Schoffelen, J.-M., Hanslmayr, S., Kell, C.A. Endogenous Beta Oscillations Code Speech during Verbal Working Memory. J Neurosci, accepted.

Staudigl, T., Hanslmayr, S. Reactivation of neural patterns during memory reinstatement supports encoding specificity. Cogn Neurosci, accepted.

Ferreira, C.S., Charest, I., Wimber, M. (in press). Retrieval aids the creation of a generalised memory trace and strengthens episode-unique information. NeuroImage, doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019.07.009

Hanslmayr, S., Axmacher, N., Inman, C.S. (2019) Modulating human memory via entrainment of brain oscillations. Trends Neurosci, accepted.

Staresina, B.P., Reber, T.P., Niediek, Bostroem, J., Elger, C.E., Mormann, F. (2019). Recollection in the human hippocampal-entorhinal cell circuitry. Nature Communications 10, Article number: 1503

Michelmann, S., Staresina, B.P., Bowman, H., Hanslmayr, S. (2019). Speed of time-compressed forward replay flexibly changes in human episodic memory. Nature Human Behaviour, 3, 143-154. 10.1101/323774

Antony, J.W., Schönauer, M., Staresina, B.P., Cairney, S.A. (2019). Sleep spindles and memory reprocessing. Trends in Neurosciences. 42 (1), 1-3. 10.1016/j.tins.2018.09.012

Linde-Domingo J., Treder M.S., Kerrén C, Wimber M (2019). Evidence that neural information flow is reversed between object perception and object reconstruction from memory. Nature Communications, 10, 179. 10.1038/s41467-018-08080-2

Schreiner, T., Staresina, B.P. (2019). Sleep: Rock and Swing versus Toss and Turn. Current Biology 29(3): 86-88. 10.1016/j.cub.2018.12.035


Gruber, M.J., Hsieh, L., Staresina, B.P., Elger, C.E., Fell, J., Axmacher, N., Ranganath, C. (2018). Theta Phase Synchronization between the Human Hippocampus and Prefrontal Cortex Increases during Encoding of Unexpected Information: A Case Study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 30(11): 1646-1656. 10.1162/jocn_a_01302

Hansen, N., Chaieb, L., Derner, M., Hampel, K.G., Elger, C.E., Surges, R., Staresina, B.P., Axmacher, N., Fell, J. (2018). Memory encoding-related anterior hippocampal potentials are modulated by deep brain stimulation of the entorhinal area. Hippocampus 28: 12 – 17. 10.1002/hipo.22808

Rong Tay K., Flavell C.R., Cassini L., Wimber M., Lee J.L.C. (2018). Post-retrieval re-learning strengthens hippocampal memories via destabilization and reconsolidation. Journal of Neuroscience 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2618-18.2018

Salvidegoitia, M.P., Jacobsen, N., Griffiths, B., Hanslmayr, S., Debener, S. (2018) Out and about: subsequent memory effect captured in a natural environment with smartphone EEG. Psychophysiology, 56(5) 10.1111/psyp.13331

Aquino, K., Sokoliuk, R., Pakenham, D., Sanchez-Panchuelo, R., Hanslmayr, S., Mayhew, S.J., Mullinger, K.J., Francis, S.T. (2018) The challenges of using high spatial resolution, ultra-high field fMRI data for group analysis of higher-order cognitive tasks; demonstrated with a task directing attention between visual and somatosensory domains. Hum Brain Mapp, 40(4), 1298-1316. 10.1002/hbm.24450           

Kerren, C., Linde-Domingo, J., Hanslmayr., S., & Wimber., M. (2018). An optimal oscillatory phase for pattern reactivation during memory retrieval. Current Biology, 28, 3383-3392. 10.1016/j.cub.2018.08.065

Waldhauser, G.T., Dahl, M.J., Ruf-Leutschner, M., Mueller-Bamouh, V., Schauer, M., Axmacher, N., Elbert, T., Hanslmayr, S. (2018) The neural dynamics of deficient memory control in heavily traumatized refugees. Sci Rep., 8(10), 13132. 10.1038/s41598-018-31400-x

Oehrn, C.R., Fell, J., Baumann, C., Rosburg, T., Ludowig, E., Kessler, H., Hanslmayr, S., Axmacher, N. (2018) Direct electrophysiological evidence for prefrontal control of hippocampal processing during voluntary forgetting. Curr. Biol., 28(18), 3016-3022. 10.1016/j.cub.2018.07.042

Michelmann, S., Treder, M.S., Griffiths, B.J., Kerrén, C., Roux, F., Wimber, M., Rollings, D., Sawlani, V., Chelvarajah, R., Gollwitzer, S., Kreiselmeyer, G., Hamer, H., Bowman, H., Staresina, B., Hanslmayr, S. (2018) Data-driven re-referencing of intracranial EEG based on independent component analysis (ICA). J Neurosci Meth., 307. 125-137. 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2018.06.021

Michelmann, S., Bowman, H., Hanslmayr, S. (2018) Replay of Stimulus Specific Temporal Patterns during Associative Memory Formation. J Cogn Neurosci (Special Focus), 1-13. 10.1162/jocn_a_01304 

Wang, D., Clouter, A., Chen, Q., Shapiro, K.L., Hanslmayr, S. (2018) Single-trial Phase Entrainment of Theta Oscillations in Sensory Regions Predicts Human Associative Memory Performance. J Neurosci., 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0349-18.2018.

Cairney, S.A., Guttesen, A., El Marj, N.,  Staresina, B.P. (2018). Memory consolidation is linked to spindle-mediated information processing during sleep. Current Biology., 28(6), 948-954. 10.1016/j.cub.2018.01.087

Parish, G., Hanslmayr, S., Bowman, H. (2018) The Sync/de-Sync Model: How a synchronized hippocampus and a de-synchronized neocortex code memories. J Neurosci., 38(14), 3428-3440. 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2561-17.2018

Westner, B., Dalal, S.S., Hanslmayr, S., Staudigl, T. (2018) Across-subjects classification of stimulus modality from human MEG high-frequency activity. PLoS Comp Biol.14(3). 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1005938

Guo, Y., Schmitz, T., Mur, M., Ferreira, C.S., & Anderson, M.C. (2018)A supramodal role of the basal ganglia in memory and motor inhibition: Meta-analytic evidence. Neuropsychologia, 108, 117-134. 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2017.11.033


Ngo, H-V.V., Staresina, B.P. (2017). Sleep: Shifting memories. eLife  6:e30774.

Anthony, J.W., Ferreira, C.S., Norman, K.A., Wimber, M. (2017) Retrieval as a fast route to memory consolidation. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 21(8), 573-576. 10.1016/j.tics.2017.05.001

Schmitz, T., Correia, M., Ferreira, C.S., Prescot, A., & Anderson, M.C. (2017). Hippocampal GABA enables inhibitory control over unwanted thought. Nature Communications, 8:1311, 1-12.

Clouter, A., Shapiro, K.L., Hanslmayr, S. (2017) Theta phase synchronization is the glue that binds human associative memory. Curr Biol., 27(20):3143-3148. 10.1016/j.cub.2017.09.001.

Braun, V., Sokoliuk, R., Hanslmayr, S. (2017) On the effectiveness of event-related beta tACS on episodic memory formation and motor cortex excitability. Brain Stim., 10(5), 910-918. 10.1016/j.brs.2017.04.129.

Shapiro, K.L., Hanslmayr, S., Enns, J.T., Lleras, A. (2017). Alpha, Beta: The Rhythm of the Attentional Blink. Psych. Bull. Rev., 24(6), 1862-1869. 10.3758/s13423-017-1257-0.

Ngo, H-V.V., Staresina, B.P. (2017) Sleep: Shifting memories. eLife 6:e30774. 10.7554/eLife.30774.

Hanslmayr, S., Roux, F. (2017) Human Memory: Brain-State-Dependent effects of Stimulation. Curr Biol., 27, R385-R387. 10.1016/j.cub.2017.03.079.

Fellner, M.-C., Volberg, G., Wimber, M., Goldhacker, M., Greenlee, M.W., Hanslmayr, S. (2017) Spatial mnemonic encoding is related to theta power decreases and medial temporal lobe BOLD increases. eNeuro, 3(6).


Griffiths, B.J., Mazaheri, A., Debener, S., Hanslmayr, S. (2016). Brain Oscillations track the formation of episodic memories in the real world. NeuroImage, 143, 256-266. 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.09.021

Meconi, F., Anderl-Straub, S., Raum, H., Landgrebe, M., Langguth, B., Baeuml, K.-H.T., Hanslmayr, S., (2016) Aberrant prefrontal beta oscillations predict episodic memory encoding deficits in schizophrenia. NeuroImage: Clin, 12, 499-505. 10.1016/j.nicl.2016.08.017

Stonkus, R., Braun, V., Kerlin, J., Volberg, G., Hanslmayr, S. (2016) Probing the causal role of prestimulus interregional synchrony for perceptual integration via tACS. Sci Rep, 6: 32065. 10.1038/srep32065

Staresina, B.P., Michelmann, S.*, Bonnefond, M.*, Jensen, O., Axmacher, N., Fell, J. (2016) Hippocampal pattern completion is linked to gamma power increases and alpha power decreases during recollection. eLife 5:e17397. 10.7554/eLife.17397

Michelmann, S., Bowman, H., Hanslmayr, S. (2016) The Temporal Signature of Memories: Identification of a General Mechanism for Dynamic Memory Replay in Humans. PLoS Biol14(8):e1002528. 10.1371/journal.pbio.1002528

Fellner, M.-C., Volberg, G., Mullinger, K.J., Goldhacker, M., Wimber, M., Greenlee, M.W., Hanslmayr, S. (2016) Spurious correlations in simultaneous EEG-fMRI driven by in-scanner movement. Neuroimage133, 354-66.

Backus, A., Schoffelen, J.M., Szebényi, S., Hanslmayr, S., Doeller, C.F. (2016). Hippocampal-prefrontal theta oscillations support memory integration. Curr Biol. 26, 450–457. 10.1016/j.cub.2015.12.048

Waldhauser, G., Braun, V., Hanslmayr, S., (2016). Episodic memory retrieval functionally relies on very rapid reactivation of sensory information. J Neurosci. 36, 251-60. 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2101-15.2016

Hanslmayr, S., Staresina, B.P., Bowman, H. (2016). Oscillations and episodic memory - Addressing the synchronization/desynchronization conundrum. Trends in Neurosciences. 39, 16-25. 10.1016/j.tins.2015.11.004

Horr, N.K., Wimber, M., Di Luca, M. (2016). Perceived time and temporal structure: Neural entrainment to isochronous stimulation increases duration estimates. NeuroImage, 132, 148-56. 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.02.011


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Waldhauser, G., Bäuml, K.H.T., Hanslmayr, S. (2015) Brain oscillations mediate successful suppression of unwanted memories. Cereb Cortex, 25, 4180-90. 10.1093/cercor/bhu138

Exton-McGuinness, M., Lee, J. L. C. (2015). Reduction in responding for sucrose and cocaine reinforcement by disruption of memory reconsolidation. eNeuro, 2, 1-17. 10.1523/ENEURO.0009-15.2015

Higgs, S., Dolmans, D., Humphreys, G. W., & Rutters, F. (2015). Dietary self-control influences top–down guidance of attention to food cues. Frontiers in Psychology, 6, 427. 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00427

McNab, F., Zeidman, P., Rutledge, R.B., Smittenaar, P., Brown, H.R., Adams, R.A., Dolan, R.J. (2015). Age-related changes in working memory and the ability to ignore distraction. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 112, 6515-8.  doi: 10.1073/pnas.1504162112

Oehrn C.R., Baumann, C., Fell, J. , Lee, H., Kessler, H., Habel, U., Hanslmayr, S.,  Axmacher, N. (2015). Human hippocampal dynamics during response conflict. Curr Biol, 25, 2307-13. 10.1016/j.cub.2015.07.032

Rutters, F. Kumar, S.J. Higgs, S. Humphreys, G.W. (2015). Electrophysiological evidence for enhanced representation of food stimuli in working memory. Experimental Brain Research, 233, 519-528. 10.1007/s00221-014-4132-5

Staudigl, T., Vollmar, Ch., Noachtar, S., Hanslmayr, S. (2015). Temporal pattern analysis reveals the neural reinstatement of human episodic memory trajectories. J Neurosci., 35, 5373–5384. 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4198-14.2015

Wimber, M., Alink, A., Charest, I., Kriegeskorte, N., Anderson, M.C. (2015). Retrieval induces adaptive forgetting of competing memories. Nat Neurosci, 18, 582-589. 10.1038/nn.3973