Key Publications from the Cognitive and Behavioural Neuroscience Group

A sample of some of our key publications in Cognitive and Behavioural Neuroscience

In Neuropsychology

Whelan, R., Watts, R. Orr, C.A., Althoff, R.R., Artiges, E., Banaschewski T., Barker, G.J., Bokde, A.L.W., Büchel, C., Carvalho, F.M., Conrod, P.J., Flor, H., Fauth-Bühler, M., Frouin, V., J. Gallinat, Gan, G., Gowland, P., Heinz, A., Ittermann, B., Lawrence, C., Mann, K., Martinot, J.-L., Nees, F., Ortiz, N., Paillère-Martinot, M.-L., Paus, T., Pausova, Z., Rietschel, M., Robbins, T.W., Smolka, M., Ströhle, A., Schumann, G., Garavan, H. and the IMAGEN consortium.  (2014) Neuropsychosocial profiles of current and future adolescent alcohol misusers. Nature, 10.1038/nature13402.

Whelan R, Conrod P.J., Poline J.B., Lourdusamy A., Banaschewski T., Barker G.J., Bellgrove M.A., Büchel C., Byrne M., Cummins T.D.R., Fauth-Bühler M., Flor H., Gallinat J., Heinz A., Ittermann B., Mann K., Martinot J.L., Lalor E.C., Lathrop M., Loth E., Paus T., Rietschel M., Smolka M.N., Spanagel R., Stephens D., Struve M., Thyreau B., Vollstaedt-Klein S., Robbins T.W., Schumann G., Garavan H., and the IMAGEN consortium (2012). Adolescent impulsivity phenotypes characterized by distinct brain networks. Nature Neuroscience 15, 920–925.

In Motor Cognition/Sport Psychology

Toner, J., & Moran, A. (2014). “In praise of conscious awareness: a new framework for the investigation of ‘continuous improvement’ in expert athletes”, Frontiers in Psychology 5:76, 1-5

Campbell, M., & Moran, A. (2014). “There’s more to green-reading than meets the eye: exploring the gaze behaviour of expert golfers on a virtual golf-putting task”. Cognitive Processing: International Quarterly of Cognitive Science, March 2014, DOI 10.1007/s10339-014-0608-2

Moran, A., Guillot, A., MacIntyre, T., and Collet, C. (2012). “Re-imagining mental imagery: building bridges between cognitive neuroscience and sport psychology”. British Journal of Psychology, 103, 224-247.


In language

Hickey, T.M. and de Mejia, A-M. (2014) 'Immersion education in the early years: A special issue'. International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism, 17 (2):131-143.

Hickey, T,Stenson, N; (2011) 'Irish orthography: what do teachers and learners need to know about it, and why?'. Language, Culture and Curriculum, 24 :23-46.

Here’s our researchers in this field – you can check out their publications on their profile pages