Publications

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2013

Gnostic cells in the XXI century
R. Quian Quiroga.
Acta Neurobiologiae Experimentalis

Brain Cells for Grandmother
R. Quian Quiroga, I. Fried, C. Koch
Scientific American (2013) 308,30-35

Meaning from Sensory Information
R. Quian Quiroga
Physics of Life Reviews (in press)

The learning oddball paradigm: data of 24 separate individuals illustrate the possibility of a new clinical tool
Marijtje L.A. Jongsma, Niels J.H.M. Gerrits, Tom Eichele, Roald Maes, Bert Steenbergen, Clementina M. van Rijn, and Rodrigo Quian Quiroga
Clinical Neurophysiology 124(3):514-521, 2013.

A detailed and fast model of extracellular recordings
Luis Camunas-Mesa and Rodrigo Quian Quiroga
Neural Computation (in press)

Uncovering the Mechanisms of Conscious Face Perception: A Single-Trial Study of the N170 Responses
Joaquin Navajas, Maryam Ahmadi and Rodrigo Quian Quiroga
Journal of Neuroscience (in press)

Automatic denoising of single-trial evoked potentials
Maryam Ahmadi and Rodrigo Quian Quiroga
NeuroImage (2013) 66, 672-680.

2012

[BOOK] Borges and memory: Encounters with the human brain.
Quian Quiroga, R.
MIT Press, 2012

[BOOK] Principles of Neural Coding
Rodrigo Quian Quiroga and Stefano Panzeri.
CRC Taylor and Francis (in press)

[BOOK] Imaging Brain Function With EEG: Advanced Temporal and Spatial Analysis of Electroencephalographic Signals
Walter Freeman and Rodrigo Quian Quiroga
Springer (in press)

Concept cells: The building blocks of declarative memory functions
Quian Quiroga R
Nature Reviews Neuroscience. (2012) 13: 587-597.

Quick guide: spike sorting
Quian Quiroga R
Current Biology Vol 22. R45–R46, 2012.

The learning oddball paradigm: data of 24 separate individuals illustrate the possibility of a new clinical tool
Marijtje L.A. Jongsma, Niels J.H.M. Gerrits, Tom Eichele, Roald Maes, Bert Steenbergen, Clementina M. van Rijn, and Rodrigo Quian Quiroga
Clinical Neurophysiology (in press)

How many neurons can we see with current spike sorting algorithms?
Pedreira C, Martinez J, Ison MJ and Quian Quiroga R
Journal of Neuroscience Methods (2012) 211, 1: 58-65.

Mechanisms contributing to central excitability changes during hearing loss
Nadia Pilati, Matias J. Ison, Matthew Barker, Mike Mulheran, Charles H. Large, Ian D. Forsythe, John Matthias, and Martine Hamann
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. (2012) 8292–8297 vol. 109 no. 21

Fixation-related potentials in visual search: a combined EEG and eye tracking study
Kamienkowski J.E., Ison M.J., Quian Quiroga R. and Sigman M.
Journal of Vision (2012) 12(7):4, 1–20

In vivo neuronal ?ring patterns during human epileptiform discharges replicated by electrical stimulation
Alarcon G., Martinez J., Kerai S.V., Lacruz M.E., Quiroga R.Q., Selway R.P., Richardson M.P., Garcia Seoane J.J., Valentin A.
Clin Neurophysiol (2012) doi:10.1016/j.clinph.2012.02.062

Iterative feedback tuning for the joint controllers of a 7-DOF whole arm manipulator.
Zaira Pineda Rico, Andrea Lecchini-Visintini, Rodrigo Quian Quiroga.
51st IEEE Conference on Decision and Control.  December 10-13, 2012, Maui, Hawaii.

Dynamic model of a 7-DOF Whole Arm Manipulator and validation from experimental data
Zaira Pineda Rico;Rodrigo Quian Quiroga;Andrea Lecchini-Visintini
ICINCO 2012. 9th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics Rome, Italy 28-31 July 2012

2011

[BOOK] Borges y la Memoria.
Rodrigo Quian Quiorga 
Ed. Sudamericana, Buenos Aires, 2011.

 Event related potentials to digit learning: Tracking neurophysiologic changes accompanying recall performance
Marijtje L.A. Jongsma, Niels J.H.M. Gerrits, Clementina M. van Rijn, Rodrigo Quian Quiroga, Joseph H.R. Maes
Int. J. Psychophysiol. (2011),doi:10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2011.10.004

 Selectivity of pyramidal cells and interneurons in the human medial temporal lobe
Ison M. J., Mormann F., Cerf M., Koch C., Fried I., Quian Quiroga R.
J Neurophysiol 106:1713-1721, 2011

    See Also: Supp. Mat.

 A category-specific response to animals in the right human amygdala
Mormann F., Dubois J., Kornblith S., Milosavljevic M., Cerf M., Ison M., Tsuchiya M., Kraskov A., Quian Quiroga R., Adolphs R., Fried I., Koch C.
Nature Neuroscience 14, 1247–1249 (2011)

Looking at Ophelia: A comparison of viewing art in the gallery and in the lab.
Binnie J, Dudley S, Quian Quiroga R.
Advances in Clinical Neuroscience and Rehabilitation. Vol 11. Number 3: 15-18, 2011.

          Editor's comment

How do we see art: an eye-tracker study.
Rodrigo Quian Quiroga, Carlos Pedreira
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 5:98, 2011.

Estudio del agarre de objetos tridimensionales con una mano robotica de tres dedos articulados.
E. Perugia, Z. Pineda Rico, J. Becedas, R. Quian Quiroga.
XXXII Jornadas de Automatica. September 7, 8 and 9, 2011, Sevilla, Spain.

Q&A: Rodrigo Quian Quiroga
Current Biology. Vol 21 No 19 R798.

2010

Online, voluntary control of human temporal lobe neurons
Cerf M, Thiruvengadam N, Mormann F, Kraskov A, Quian Quiorga R,Koch C and Fried I.
Nature 467: 1104-1108; 2010.

The mind of a mnemonist: a little book about a vast memory [short commentary on Luria's book]
Quian Quiroga R.
Nature 466: 565; 2010.

In retrospect: Funes the Memorious
Quian Quiroga R
Nature. 463: 611; 2010

Signal processing for neural spike trains.
Berger T, Chen Z, Cichocki A, Oweiss K, Quian Quiroga R, Thakor N.
Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience vol 2010 art: 698751; 2010.

Responses of human medial temporal lobe neurons are modulated by stimulus repetition
Pedreira C, Mormann F, Kraskov A, Cerf M, Fried I, Koch C and Quian Quiroga R
Journal of Neurophysiology. 103: 97-107; 2010
        See also: supp.inf.

Measuring sparseness in the brain: comment on Bowers (2009).
Quian Quiroga R and Kreiman G
Psychological Review. 117: 291-299; 2010

Postscript: About Grandmother cells and Jennifer Aniston neurons
Quian Quiroga R and Kreiman G
Psychological Reviews. 117: 297-299; 2010

Implementation of a real time decoder for real neuroprosthetics applications
Becedas J and Quian Quiroga R
Proc. of the IEEE Conference on bio-inspired computing. Liverpool, UK. September 2010.

Borges y la memoria.
Quian Quiroga R.
En: Neuroestetica: Cerebro y belleza. Antonio Martín Araguz (ed.). Editorial Saned (in press).

2009

Human medial temporal lobe neurons respond preferentially to personally-relevant images
Viskontas I*, Quian Quiroga R* and Fried I (* equal contribution)
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 106: 21329-21334; 2009
       See also: supp.inf.

Realistic simulation of extracellular recordings
Martinez J, Pedreira C, Ison M and Quian Quiroga R
Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 184: 285-293; 2009
       See also: supp.inf.

Single-neuron recordings in epileptic patients
Quian Quiroga R
Advances in Clinical Neuroscience and Rehabilitation. 3: 8-10; 2009. 

Explicit encoding of multimodal percepts by single neurons in the human brain
Quian Quiroga R, Kraskov A, Koch C, Fried I
Current Biology. 19: 1308-1313; 2009 
       See also: supp. inf.; faculty of 1000

Extracting information from neural populations: Information theory and decoding approaches
Quian Quiroga R and Panzeri S
Nature Reviews Neuroscience. 10: 173-185; 2009.
      See also:  from the editors and NRN cover

What is the real shape of extracellular spikes?
Quian Quiroga R
Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 177: 194-198; 2009.
       See also: supp. inf.

The neural correlates of perceptual awareness
Capurro A and Quian Quiroga R
Psyche. 15: 29-38; 2009.

Neural Prostheses: linking brain signals to prosthetic devices
Pedreira C, Martinez J and Quian Quiroga R
Proceedings on the ICROS-SICE International joint conference. Fukuoka, Japan. August 2009.

Bivariable and multivariable analysis of EEG signals.
Quian Quiroga R
In: Quantitative EEG Analysis: Methods and Applications. S Tong and N Thakor (eds.)

2008

Human single neuron responses at the threshold of conscious recognition.
Quian Quiroga R, Mukamel R, Isham E, Malach R and Fried I
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 105: 3599-3604; 2008.
       See also: supp. inf.; Press releases; Research Highlights Nature Neuroscience Reviews

Sparse but not 'Grandmother-cell' coding in the medial temporal lobe.
Quian Quiroga R, Kreiman G, Koch C and Fried I
Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 12: 87-91; 2008.
       See also: TiCS cover

Latency and Selectivity of Single Neurons Indicate Hierarchical Processing in the Human Medial Temporal Lobe.
Mormann F, Kornblith S, Quian Quiroga R, Kraskov A, Cerf M, Fried I and Koch C
Journal of Neuroscience 28(36): 8865-8872; 2008.
        See also: supp. inf.

Selectivity and invariance for visual object perception. (Review article)
Ison MJ and Quian Quiroga R
Frontiers in Bioscience 4889-4903, May 1; 2008.

Las neuronas de la conciencia.
Quian Quiroga R
Ciencia Cognitiva. 2: 47-49; 2008.

Unmixing concurrent EEG-fMRI with parallel independent component analysis.
Eichele T, Calhoun VD, Moosmann M, Specht K, Jongsma MLA, Quian Quiroga R, Nordby H and Hugdahl K.
Int. J. Psychophysiology. 67: 222-234; 2008.

2007

Spike Sorting.
Quian Quiroga R
Scholarpedia 2 (12): 3583. 2007.

Decoding visual inputs from multiple neurons in the human temporal lobe.
Quian Quiroga R, Reddy L, Koch C and Fried I
Journal of Neurophysiology 98: 1997-2007; 2007.
      See also: Suppl. Inf.

What can we learn from single-trial event-related potentials?
Quian Quiroga R, Atienza M and Jongsma M
Chaos and complexity letters 2: 345-65; 2007.

Local field potentials and spikes in the medial temporal lobe are selective to image category.
Kraskov A, Quian Quiroga R, Reddy L, Fried I and Koch C
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 19: 479-92; 2007.

2006

Sparse representation in the human medial temporal lobe.
Waydo S, Kraskov A, Quian Quiroga R, Fried I and Koch C
Journal of Neuroscience 26: 10232-10234; 2006. Suppl. Inf.

A Single-Neuron Correlate of Change Detection and Change Blindness in the Human Medial Temporal Lobe.
Reddy L, Quian Quiroga R, Wilken P, Koch C and Fried I
Current Biology 16: 2066-2072; 2006. Suppl. Inf.

Tracking pattern learning with single-trial even-related potentials.
Jongsma M, Eichele T, van Rijn C, Coenen A, Hugdahl K, Nordby H and Quian Quiroga R
Clinical Neurophysiology 117: 1957-1973; 2006.

Movement intention is better predicted than attention in the posterior parietal cortex.
Quian Quiroga R, Snyder L, Batista A, Cui H and Andersen, R
Journal of Neuroscience 26: 3615-3620; 2006
      See also:   See also: This week in the journal and JN Journal Club

Object selectivity of local field potentials and spikes in the macaque inferior temporal cortex.
Kreiman G, Hung C, Kraskov A, Quian Quiroga R, Poggio T and DiCarlo J
Neuron 49: 433-445; 2006.

Evoked potentials.
Quian Quiroga R
In: Encyclopedia of Medical devices and implementation. (John G. Webster, ed.) Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2006.

2005

Reply to 'Rejoinder to: Performance of different synchronization measures in real data: a case study on electroencephalographic signals'.
Quian Quiroga R, Kraskov A, and Grassberger P
Phys. Rev E 72: 063902; 2005.

Assessing the spatio-temporal evolution of neuronal activation with single-trial ERP-fMRI.
Eichele T, Specht K, Moosmann M, Jongsma M, Quian Quiroga R, Nordby H and Hugdahl K
Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 102: 17798-17803; 2005.

Nonlinear multivariate analysis of neurophysiological signals.
Pereda E, Quian Quiroga R and Bhattacharya J
Progress in Neurobiology 77: 1-37; 2005.

Invariant visual representation by single-neurons in the human brain.
Quian Quiroga R, Reddy L, Kreiman G, Koch C and Fried I
Nature, 435: 1102-1107; 2005. Suppl. Inf. (4.5 Mb)
     See also:
News & Views; Editor’s summary; Press releases; Research Highlights Nature Neuroscience Reviews

Precise timing accounts for posttraining sleep-dependent enhancements of the auditory mismatch negativity.
Atienza M, Cantero JL and Quian Quiroga R
Neuroimage, 26: 628-634; 2005.

Spatio-temporal frequency characteristics of intersensory components in audo-visual evoked potentials.
Sakowitz O, Quian Quiroga R, Schuermann M and Basar E
Cognitive Brain Research, 23: 316-326; 2005.

The effect of expectancy on omission evoked potentials (OEPs) in musicians and non-musicians.
Jongsma MLA, Eichele T, Quian Quiroga R, Jenks KM, Desain P, Honing H and van Rijn CM
Psychophysiology, 42: 191:201; 2005.

Single-trial event related potentials with wavelet denoising: method and applications.
Quian Quiroga R
In: Unveiling the mistery of the brain. S Tsuji, S Tobimatsu, R Kakigi, T Uozumi and N Akamatsu (eds). Elsevier: Amsterdam, 2005.

2004

Unsupervised spike sorting with wavelets and superparamagnetic clustering.
Quian Quiroga R, Nadasdy Z and Ben-Shaul Y
Neural Computation, 16: 1661-1687; 2004.

Effects of stimulus repetitions on the event-related potentials of humans and rats.
Sambeth A, Maes JHR, Quian Quiroga R and Coenen AML
Int.J.Psychophysiology, 53: 197-205; 2004.

Enhanced re-habituation of the orienting response of the human event related potential.
Sambeth A, Maes JHR, Quian Quiroga R, van Rijn CM and Coenen AML
Neuroscience Letters, 356:103-106; 2004.

Rhythmic Training decreases latency-jitter of the omission evoked potentials (OEPs).
Jongsma MLA, Quian Quiroga R and van Rijn CM
Neuroscience Letters, 355: 189-192; 2004.

2003

Reply to 'Coment on: Performance of different synchronization measures in real data: a case study on electroencephalographic signals'.
Quian Quiroga R, Kraskov A, Kreuz T and Grassberger P
Phys. Rev E, 67: 063902; 2003.

Single-trial event-related potentials with Wavelet Denoising.
Quian Quiroga R and Garcia H
Clin. Neurophysiol. 114: 376-390, 2003.

Enthorinal inputs to dentate gyrus are activated mainly by conditioned events with long time intervals.
Talnov A, Quian Quiroga R, Meier M, Matsumoto G and Brankack J
Hippocampus, 13: 755-765, 2003.

2002

Reply to 'Comments on Kullback-Leibler and Renormalized Entropy: Applications to EEGs of Epilepsy Patients'.
Quian Quiroga R, Arnhold J, Lehnertz K and Grassberger P
Phys. Rev. E, 66: 043903, 2002.

Event synchronization: a simple a fast method to measure synchronicity and time delay patterns.
Quian Quiroga R, Kreuz T and Grassberger P
Phys. Rev. E, 66: 041904, 2002.

Frequency evolution during tonic-clonic seizures.
Quian Quiroga R, Garcia H and Rabinowicz A
Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology, 42:323-331; 2002.

Performance of different synchronization measures in real data: a case study on electroencephalographic signals.
Quian Quiroga R, Kraskov A, Kreuz T and Grassberger P
Phys. Rev. E, 65: 041903; 2002.

Habituation and sensitization in rat auditory evoked potentials: a single-trial analysis with wavelet denoising.
Quian Quiroga R and van Luijtelaar ELJM
Int. J. Psychophysiol, 43: 141-153; 2002.

A wavelet denoising implementation for obtaining single-stimulus evoked potentials.
Quian Quiroga R and van Luijtelaar ELJM
Proceedings of the 6th world multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics. Orlando, USA. July 2002.

2001

Wavelet Transform in the analysis of the frequency composition of evoked potentials.
Quian Quiroga R, Sakowicz O, Basar E and Schürmann M
Brain Research Protocols, 8: 16-24; 2001. Erratum: in fig.1, upsampling should precede convolution with G' and H'.

Wavelet entropy in event-related potentials: a new method shows frequency tuning of EEG-oscillations.
Quian Quiroga R, Rosso O, Schürmann M and Basar E
Biological Cybernetics, 84: 291-299; 2001.

Bisensory stimulation increases gamma-range responses over multiple cortical regions.
Sakowicz O, Quian Quiroga R, Schürmann M and Basar E
Cognitive Brain Research, 11: 267-279; 2001. 

2000

Obtaining single stimulus evoked potentials with Wavelet Denoising.
Quian Quiroga R
Physica D, 145: 278-292; 2000.

Kullback-Leibler and Renormalized Entropy: Applications to EEGs of Epilepsy Patients.
Quian Quiroga R, Arnhold J, Lehnertz K and Grassberger P
Phys Rev. E, 62: 8380-8386; 2000.

Learning driver-response relationships from synchronization patterns.
Quian Quiroga R, Arnhold J and Grassberger P
Phys Rev. E, 61: 5142-5148; 2000.

The reticular thalamic nucleus is involved in left-right EEG synchronization.
van Luijtelaar ELJM, Welting J and Quian Quiroga R
in: Sleep-Wake research in the Netherlands. A van Bemmel et al. (eds.), Dutch Society for Sleep-Wake Research, 2000.

Influence of the power spectrum of the consecutive auditory evoked potential in rats.
Jongsma M, van Rijn C, Quian Quiroga R, Schijk W, Dirksen R and Coenen A
In: Chaos in Brain? K Lehnertz, CE Elger, J Arnhold and P Grassberger (eds.). World Scientific, 2000.

Phase locking of event-related alpha oscillations.
Quian Quiroga R, Basar E and Schürmann M
In: Chaos in Brain? K Lehnertz, CE Elger, J Arnhold and P Grassberger (eds.). World Scientific, 2000.

1999

Functions and sources of evoked EEG alpha oscillations studied with the Wavelet Transform
Quian Quiroga R and Schürmann M
Clin. Neurophysiol., 110: 643-654; 1999.

Wavelet-entropy: a measure of order in evoked potentials.
Quian Quiroga R, Rosso O and Basar E
Electr. Clin. Neurophysiol. (Suppl.), 49: 298-302; 1999. 

1998

La utilidad del EEG cuantificado en Neurofisiologia Clinica.
Garcia H and Quian Quiroga R
Archivos de Neurologia, Neurocirugia y Neuropsiquiatria; 2: 34-43; 1998.

Time-Frequency analysis of electroencephalogram series (III): Information Transfer Function and Wavelets Packets.
Blanco S, Figliola A, Quian Quiroga R and Rosso O
Phys. Rev. E, 57: 932-940; 1998.

Wavelet-Entropy applied to Brain Signal Analysis
Rosso O, Quian Quiroga R, Blanco S, Figliola A and Basar E
Proceedings of the IX European Signal Processing Conference, Island of Rhodes, Greece. N Kalouptsidis, I Pitas and A Stouraims (eds.), vol IV, pp: 2445-2448; 1998.

Wavelet analysis of visual evoked potentials: alpha responses.
Quian Quiroga R and Schürmann M
In: Recent advances in human neurophysiology. I Hashimoto and R Kakigi (eds.). Elsevier Science, pp: 450-454; 1998.

Nonlinear Dynamical Analysis of Scalp EEG Epileptic Series.
Blanco S, Creso J, Figliola A, Quian Quiroga R and Rosso O
In: Instabilities and Non-Equilibrium Structures VI. E Tirapegui and J Martinez (eds.). Kluwer Academic Press; 1998.

Chaos in Brain Function
Basar E and Quian Quiroga R
In: Brain Oscillations: Principles and Approaches, by E Basar, Springer Verlag, 1998.

1997

Searching for Hidden Information with Gabor Transform in Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizures
Quian Quiroga R, Blanco S, Rosso O, Garcia H and Rabinowicz A
Electroenceph. and Clin. Neurophysiol., 103: 434-439; 1997.

Time Distribution of Epileptic Seizures during Video-EEG monitoring. Implications for our health insurance system.
Quian Quiroga R, Pirra L, Podestá C and Rabinowicz A
Seizure, 6: 475-477; 1997.

Characterization of epileptic EEG time series (I): Gabor transform and nonlinear dynamic methods.
Blanco S, Kochen S, Quian Quiroga R, Riquelme L, Rosso OA and Salgado P
In: Wavelet theory and harmonic analysis in applied sciences. Edited by EM Fernandez Verdaguer and CA D'Attellis. Birkhouser, pp:179-221; 1997.

1995

Time-frequency analysis of EEG series
Blanco S, Quian Quiroga R, Rosso O and Kochen S
Physical Review E 51: 2624; 1995.

Stationarity of the EEG series
Blanco S, García H, Quian Quiroga R, Romanelli L and Rosso O
IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology. July-August: 395-399; 1995.

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