"As long as our brain is a mystery,

the universe, the reflection of the structure of the brain, 

will also be a mystery."    Santiago Ramon y Cajal (1852 - 1934)



Mannino M, Bressler SL. Foundational perspectives on causality in large-scale brain networks. Physics of Life Reviews, 2015, in press.


Montani F, Rosso OA, Matias F, Bressler SL, Mirasso CR. A symbolic information approach to determine anticipated and delayed synchronization in neuronal circuit models. Philosophical Transactions A, 2015, in press.


Asemi A, Diwadkar VA, Bressler SL. Anterior cingulate cortex modulates supplementary motor area in coordinated unimanual behavior. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2015, 9:309.


Fuster JM, Bressler SL. Past makes future: role of pFC in prediction. 2014, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 27:639-654.

Jackson J, Amilhon B, Goutagny R, Bott J-B, Manseau F, Kortlevel C, Bressler SL, Williams S. Reversal of theta rhythm flow through intact hippocampal circuits. 2014, Nature Neuroscience, doi:10.1038/nn.3803, 17:1362-1370.


Bressler SL, Richter CG. Interareal oscillatory synchronization in top-down neocortical processing. 2015, Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 31:62-66.


Bressler SL. The function of neurocognitive networks. Comment on "Understanding brain networks and brain organization" by Pessoa. Physics of Life Reviews, 2014, 11:438-439.


Matias FS, Gollo LL, Carelli PV, Bressler SL, Copelli M, Mirasso CR. Modeling positive Granger causality and negative phase lag between cortical areas. NeuroImage, 2014, 99:411-418.


Salazar RF, Dotson NM, Bressler SL, Gray CM.  Content specific fronto-parietal synchronization during visual working memory. Science, 2012, 338:1097-1100.


Meehan T, Bressler SL. Neurocognitive networks: findings, models, and theory. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 2012, 36:2232-2247.


Ledberg A, Montagnini A, Coppola R, Bressler SL. Reduced variability of ongoing and evoked cortical activity leads to improved behavioral performance. PLoS One, 2012, 7(8):e43166.


Tang W, Bressler SL, Sylvester CM, Shulman GL, Corbetta M. Measuring Granger causality between cortical regions from voxelwise fMRI BOLD signals with LASSO. PLoS Computational Biology, 2012, 8(5):e1002513.


Fuster JM, Bressler SL. Cognit activation: a mechanism enabling temporal integration in working memory. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 2012, 16:207-218.


Simpson GV, Weber DL, Dale CL, Pantazis D, Bressler SL, Leahy RM, Luks TL. Dynamic activation of frontal, parietal and sensory regions underlying anticipatory visual spatial attention. Journal of Neuroscience, 2011, 31:13880-13889.


Bressler SL, Seth AK. Wiener-Granger causality: a well established methodology. NeuroImage, 2011, 58:323-329.


Woodman M, Perdikis D, Pillai AS, Dodel S, Huys R, Bressler S, Jirsa V. Building neurocognitive networks with a distributed functional architecture. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, 2011, 718:101-109.


Bressler SL, Menon, V. Large-scale brain networks in cognition: emerging methods and principles. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 2010, 14:277-290.


Hui HB, Pantazis D, Bressler SL, Leahy RM. Identifying true cortical interactions in MEG using the nulling beamformer. NeuroImage, 2010, 49:3161-3174.


Kozma R, Bressler SL, Perlovsky L, Venayagamoorthy GK. Advances in neural networks research: an introduction. Neural Networks, 2009, 22:489-490.


Bressler SL. The sensory component of tonic motor control. Clinical Neurophysiology, 2009, 120:1035-1036.


Bressler SL, Richter CG. Large-scale cortical network coordination: a proposal for the neural substrate of expectancy. New Mathematics and Natural Computation, 2009, 5:47-59.


Chen Y, Bressler SL, Ding M. Dynamics on networks: assessing functional connectivity with Granger causality. Computational and Mathematical Organization Theory, 2009, 15:329-350.


Xu L, Stoica P, Li J, Bressler SL, Shao X, Ding M. ASEO: A method for the simultaneous estimation of single-trial event-related potentials and ongoing brain activities. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 2009, 56:111-121.


Bressler SL. Neurocognitive networks. Scholarpedia, 2008, 3(2):1567.


Bressler SL, Tang W, Sylvester C, Shulman G, Corbetta M. Top-down control of human visual cortex by frontal and parietal cortex in anticipatory visual spatial attention. Journal of Neuroscience, 2008, 28:10056-10061.


Cui J, Xu L, Bressler SL, Ding M, Liang H. BSMART: a MATLAB/C toolbox for analysis of multichannel neural time series. Neural Networks, 2008, 21:1094-1104.


Zhang Y, Chen Y, Bressler SL, Ding M. Response preparation and inhibition: the role of the cortical sensorimotor beta rhythm. Neuroscience, 2008, 156:238-246.


Zhang Y, Wang X, Bressler SL, Chen Y, Ding M. Prestimulus cortical activity is correlated with speed of visuomotor processing. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 2008, 20:1915-1925.