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  • Ahlbeck, I., Salvanes, A. G. V. & Braithwaite, V. A. Determining the effects of duration and recency of exposure to environmental enrichment. (2016) Applied Animal Behaviour Science doi: 10.1016/ j.applanim.2015.11.002
  • Braithwaite, V. A. & Droege, P. (2016) Why human pain can’t tell us whether fish feel pain. Animal Sentience. 2016.009
  • Chaby, L.E., Sheriff, M. J., Cavigelli, S. A., Hirrlinger, A.M., Lim, J., & Braithwaite, V. A. (2016) Stress during adolescence shapes performance in adulthood: Context-dependent effects on foraging and vigilance.Ethology doi: 10.1111/eth.12463
  • DePasquale, C., Neuberger, T., Hirrlinger, A. & Braithwaite, V. A. (2016) The influence of complex and threatening environments in early life on brain size and behavior. Proceedings of the Royal Society, Series B 283 (1823), 20152564
  • Herr M., Robbins T.R., Centi A., Thawley C.J. and Langkilde T. (2016). Irresistible ants: Exposure to novel toxic prey increases consumption over multiple temporal scales. Oecologia 181: 749-756
  • Karuza, E., Li, P., Weiss, D., Bulgarelli, F., Zinszer, B., & Aslin, D. (2016). Sampling over non-uniform distributions: A neural efficiency account of the primacy effect in statistical learning. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.
  • Neely K.A., Chennavasin A., Yoder A., Williams G.K.R., Huang-Pollock C.L., & Loken, E. (in press). Memory-guided force output is associated with self-reported ADHD symptoms in young adults. Experimental Brain Research
  • Neely K.A., Mohanty S., Schmitt L.M., Wang Z., Sweeney J.A., & Mosconi M.W. (in press). Motor memory deficits contribute to motor impairments in autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders
  • Schloss, B., & Li, P. (2016). Disentangling narrow and coarse semantic networks in the brain: the role of computational models of word meaning. Behavior Research Methods.
  • Schrey A.W., Robbins T.R., Lee J., Dukes D. W. Jr., Ragsdale A.K., Thawley C. and Langkilde T. (2016) Epigenetic response to environmental change: DNA methylation varies with invasion status.Environmental Epigenetics 2016 2: dvw008.
  • Tennessen J.B., Parks S.E., Tennessen T.P. and Langkilde T. (2016). Raising a racket: invasive species compete acoustically with native tree frogs. Animal Behavior 114: 53-61.
  • Yang, J., Li, P., Fang, X., Shu, H., Liu, Y., & Chen, L. (2016). Hemispheric involvement in the processing of Chinese idioms: An fMRI study. Neuropsychologia, 87, 12-24.


  • Bowman, C. R. & Dennis, N. A. (2015) The neural correlates of correctly rejecting lures during memory retrieval: The role of item-relatedness. Experimental Brain Research, 233: 1963-1975. doi: 10.1007/s00221-015-4268-y.
  • Brandão, M. L. Braithwaite, V A. & de Freitas, E. G. (2015) Isolation impairs cognition in a social fish. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 171: 204-210.
  • Carlson B.E., Newman J.C. and Langkilde T. (2015). Food or fear: hunger modifies responses to alarm cues in tadpoles. Hydrobiologia 743: 299-308 doi:10.1007/s10750-014-2048-5.
  • Cavigelli, S. A. & Caruso, M. J. (2015) Sex, social status and physiological stress in primates: the importance of social and glucocorticoid dynamics. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 370. PMID 25870390
  • Chaby, L. E., Cavigelli, S. A., Hirrlinger, A. M., Caruso, M. J., & Braithwaite, V. A. (2015). Chronic unpredictable stress during adolescence causes long-term anxiety. Behavioural Brain Research, 278, 492–495.
  • Chaby, L.E., Sheriff, M, Hirrlinger, A.M., Lim, J., Featherston, T., Tian, W. & Braithwaite, V. A. (2015) Does chronic unpredictable stress during adolescence affect spatial cognition in adulthood? PLoS One 10.1371/journal.pone.0141908
  • Chaby, L.E., Cavigelli, S.A., Hirrlinger, A.M., Lim, J., Warg, K. M., & Braithwaite, V. A. (2015) Chronic stress during adolescence impairs and improves learning and memory in adulthood. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2015.00327
  • Chaby, L. E., Sheriff, M. J., Hirrlinger, A. M., & Braithwaite, V. A. (2015) Can we understand how developmental stress enhances performance under future threat with the Yerkes-Dodson law? Communicative & Integrative Biology 8:3, e1029689
  • Chaby, L. E., Sheriff, M. J., Hirrlinger, A. M., & Braithwaite, V. A. (2015) Stress during adolescence improves adult foraging under future threat in rats. Animal Behaviour 105: 37-45.
  • Dennis, N. A., Turney, I. C., Webb, C. E., & Overman, A. A. (2015) The effects of item familiarity on the neural correlates of successful associative memory encoding. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience. doi: 10.3758/s13415-015-0359-2.
  • Grant, A., & Li, P. (2015). Brain mapping of lexico-semantic functions in bilinguals. Journal of Cognitive Science, 16, 1-15.
  • Grant, A., Dennis, N., & Li, P. (2014). Cognitive control, cognitive reserve, and memory in the aging bilingual brain. Frontiers in Psychology: Language Sciences, 5, Article 1401. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01401
  • Grant, A, Fang, S., & Li, P. (2015). Second language lexical development and cognitive control: A longitudinal fMRI study. Brain and Language, 144, 35-47.
  • Li, P, Chaby, L. E., Legault, J.T. & Braithwaite, V. A. (2015) Brain 3m – A New Approach to Learning About Brain, Behavior, and Cognition. Cognition & Exploratory Learning in a Digital Age. 323-326 ISBN: 978-989-8533-43-2.
  • Li, P., & Grant, A. (2015). Second language learning success revealed by brain networks. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition.
  • McCormick G.L., Shea K. and Langkilde T. (2015). How do duration, frequency, and intensity of exogenous CORT elevation affect immune outcomes of stress? General and Comparative Endocrinology 222: 81-87
  • Mehlhorn, K., Newell, B., Todd, P. M., Lee, M., Morgan, K., Braithwaite, V. A., Hausmann, D., Fiedler, K. & Gonzalez, C. (2015) Unpacking the Exploration–Exploitation Tradeoff: A Synthesis of Human and Animal Literatures. Decision. doi:10.1037/dec0000033
  • Patton, B.W. & Braithwaite, V. A. (2015) Swimming against the current: ecological and historical perspectives on fish cognition. WIREs Cognitive Science 6:159–176.
  • Scherf, K.S., Elbich, D., Minshew, N., Behrmann, M. (2015) Individual differences in symptom severity and behavior predict neural activation during face processing in adolescents with autism. Neuroimage: Clinical 7: 53-67.
  • Swierk L.S., Tennessen J.B. and Langkilde T. (2015). Sperm depletion may not limit male reproduction in a capital breeder. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 16: 684-690
  • Yang, J., Gates, K., Molenaar, P., & Li, P. (2015) Neural changes underlying successful second language word learning: An fMRI study. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 33, 29-49. doi: 10.1016/j.jneuroling.2014.09.004
  • Zinszer, B. D., Chen, P.Y., Wu, H., Shu, H., & Li, P. (2015). Second language experience modulates neural specialization for first language lexical tones. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 33, 50-66.



  • Beri, S., Patton, B. W. & Braithwaite, V. A. (2014) How ecology shapes prey fish cognition. Behavioural Processes 109:190-194.
  • Bultena, S., Dijkstra, T., & Van Hell, J. G. (2014) Cognate effects in sentence context depend on word class, L2 proficiency, and task. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 67: 1214-1241.
  • Caruso, M. J., McClintock, M. K. & Cavigelli, S. A. (2014) Temperament moderates the influence of periadolescent social experience on behavior and adrenocortical activity in adult male rats. Hormones and Behavior. 66: 517-24.
  • Chaby, L.E., Cavigelli, S.A., Hirrlinger, A.M., Caruso, M.J., and Braithwaite, V.A. (2014) Chronic unpredictable stress during adolescence causes long-term anxiety. Behavioural Brain Research, 278C, 492–495.
  • Christina Grozinger and colleagues have published a paper entitled "Shared genes related to aggression, rather than chemical communication, are associated with reproductive dominance in paper wasps (Polistes metricus)." (BMC Genomics, 15, 75).
  • Coelho, C. J., Studenka, B. E., & Rosenbaum, D. A. (2014) End-state comfort trumps handedness in object manipulation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance 40: 718-730.
  • De Bekker, C., Quevillon, L., Smith, P., Fleming, K., Ghosh, D., Patterson, A., & Hughes, D.P. (2014). Species-specific ant brain manipulation by a specialized fungal parasite. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 14(166).
  • Dennis, N.A., Bowman, C.R., & Peterson, K.M. (2014) Age-related differences in the neural correlates mediating false recollection. Neurobiology of Aging, 35(2): 395-407. doi: 10.1016/j.nerobiolaging.2013.08.019.
  • DePasquale, C., Wagner, T., Archard, G. A., Ferguson, B. & Braithwaite, V. A. (2014) Learning rate and temperament in a high predation risk environment. Oecologia 176: 661–667.
  • Diaz, M.T., Hogstrom, L.J.*, Zhuang, J.*, Voyvodic, J.T., Johnson, M.J.* & Camblin, C.C.*. (2014). Written distractor words influence brain activity during overt picture naming. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 8:167. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00167, PMID: 24715859 PMCID: PMC3970014
  • Domingue, M. J., Lakhtakia, A., Pulsifer, D. P., Hall, L. P., Badding, J. V., Bischof, J. L., Martin-Palma, R. J., Imrei, Z., Janik, G., Mastro, V. C., Hazen, M., and Baker, T. C. (2014) Bioreplicated visual features of nanofabricated buprestid beetle decoys evoke stereotypical male mating flights. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. (USA) DOI/10.1073/pnas.1412810111.
  • Droege, P. & Braithwaite, V. A. (2014) A framework for investigating animal consciousness. In Ethics in Behavioural Neuroscience. Eds: Lee, G., Isles, J., Ohl, F. Springer.
  • Fesi, J.F., Thomas, A.L., & Gilmore, R.O. (2014). Cortical responses to optic flow and motion contrast across patterns and speeds. Vision Research, 100, 56–71.
  • Grant, A., Dennis, N.A. & Li, P. (2014). Cognitive control, cognitive reserve, and memory in the aging bilingual brain. Frontiers in Psychology, 5: 1401. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01401.
  • Hanford, S. D. & Long, L.N. (2014) Development of a Mobile Robot System Based on the Soar Cognitive Architecture. Journal of Aerospace Information Systems, 11: 9.
  • Huang W, King, J, Ursprung S, Zheng S, Zhang N, Kennedy D, Ziedonis D, DiFranza, J. (2014) The Development and Expression of Physical Nicotine Dependence Corresponds to Structural and Functional Alterations in the Anterior Cingulate Precuneus Pathway. Brain and Behavior 4: 408-417.
  • Kroll, J. F. , Bobb, S. C., & Hoshino, N. (2014). Two languages in mind: Bilingualism as a tool to investigate language, cognition, and the brain. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 23, 159-163.
  • Li, P., Legault, J., & Litcofsky, K.A. (2014) Neuroplasticity as a function of second language learning: Anatomical changes in the human brain. Cortex 58, 301-324. DOI: 10.1016/j.cortex.2014.05.001
  • Liang Z, Liu X, Zhang N (2015) Dynamic resting-state functional connectivity in awake and anesthetized animals. NeuroImage: 104: 89-99. PMID: 25315787
  • Liu, S., & Molenaar, P.C.M. (2014) iVAR: A Program for Imputing Missing Data in Multivariate Time Series using Vector Autoregressive Models. Behavior Research Methods 46: 1138-1148.
  • Lydon, D., Wilson, S.J., Childs, A., & Geier, C.F. (2014). Adolescent Nicotine Dependence: What we know and where we are headed. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 45, 323-342.
  • McClearn GE, Vandenbergh DJ, Stout JT, and McCarter RJ (2014) Exploiting Causal Complexity in Aging. Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 34: 229-241
  • Mitchel, A. D., & Weiss, D. J. (2014) Visual speech segmentation: using facial cues to locate word boundaries in continuous speech. Language, Cognition, & Neuroscience, 29:7, 771-780, DOI:10.1080/01690965.2013.791703
  • Niu, M., Ying, Y., Bartell, P. A. & Harvatine, K. J. (2014) The effects of feeding time on milk production, total-tract digestibility, and daily rhythms of feeding behavior and plasma metabolites and hormones in dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 97: 7764-7776.
  • Poepsel, T.J. & Weiss, D.J. (2014) Context influences conscious appraisal of cross-situational learning. Frontiers in Psychology, 5:691. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00691
  • Raudies, F. & Gilmore, R.O. (2014). Visual motion priors differ for infants and mothers. Neural Computation, 26(11), 2652-2668.
  • Rosenbaum, D. A., Gong, L., & Potts, C. A. (2014). Pre-crastination: Hastening subgoal completion at the expense of extra physical effort. Psychological Science, 25, 1487-1496.
  • Scherf, K.S., Elbich, D., Minshew, N., Behrmann, M. (2015) Individual differences in symptom severity and behavior predict neural activation during face processing in adolescents with autism. Neuroimage: Clinical, 7, 53-67.
  • Skocik, M.J. and Long, L.N. (2014) On The Capabilities and Computational Costs of Neuron Models. IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks and Learning, 25: 8.
  • Swierk L.N., Graham S.P. & Langkilde T. (2014) The stress of scramble: Sex differences in behavior and physiological stress response in a time-constrained mating system. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 68: 1761-1768.
  • Tennessen J.B., Parks S.E. & Langkilde T. (2014) Traffic noise causes physiological stress and impairs breeding migration behavior in frogs. Conservation Physiology 2: 10.1093/conphys/cou032
  • Toth, A.L., Tooker, J.F., Radhakrishnan, S., Minard, R., Henshaw, M.T. & Grozinger, C. M. (2014) Shared genes related to aggression, rather than chemical communication, are associated with reproductive dominance in paper wasps (Polistes metricus). BMC Genomics 15: 75 (2014)
  • Vandenbergh DJ, Schlomer GL (2014) Applying Genomic Function to Genetic Studies of Nicotine Addiction: Pharmacogenomics and the ENCODE Project. Physiology, Biochemistry & Behavior, 123:34-44
  • Vaudo, A.D., Patch, H.M., Mortensen, D.A., Grozinger, C. M. & Tooker, J. F. (2014) "Bumble bees exhibit daily behavioral patterns in pollen foraging". Arthropod-Plant Interactions 8: 273-283.
  • Whyte, E.M., Smyth, J.M., Scherf, K.S. (2014) Designing serious game interventions for individuals with autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 1-12.
  • Zhai, Z.W., Pajtek, S., Luna, B., Geier, C.F., Ridenour, T.A., & Clark, D.B. (2014). Reward modulated response inhibition, cognitive shifting, and the orbital frontal cortex in early adolescence. Journal of Research on Adolescence. DOI: 10.1111/jora.12168



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