Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience


CogNIRS Publications


Pinti, Merla, Aichelburg, Lind, Power, Swingler, Hamilton, Gilbert, Burgess & Tachtsidis. A novel GLM-based method for the Automatic IDentification of functional Events (AIDE) in fNIRS data recorded in naturalistic environments. NeuroImage. 2017

Pinti, Aichelburg, Lind, Power, Swingler, Merla, Hamilton, Gilbert, Burgess & Tachtsidis. Using a fibreless and wearable fNIRS to monitor brain activity in outdoor real-world cognitive tasks. Journal of Visualised Experiments. 2016

Dravida S, Noah JA, Zhang X, Hirsch J. Comparison of oxyhemoglobin and deoxyhemoglobin signal reliability with and without global mean removal for digit manipulation motor tasks. Neurophotonics. 2018

Zhang X, Noah JA, Dravida S, Hirsch J. Signal processing of functional NIRS data acquired during overt speaking. Neurophotonics. 2017

Zhang X, Noah JA, Hirsch J. Separation of the global and local components in functional near-infrared spectroscopy signals using principal component spatial filtering. Neurophotonics. 2016


Joy Hirsch, J. Adam Noah, Xian Zhang, Swethasri Dravida, Yumie Ono.  A Cross-Brain Neural Mechanism for Human-to-Human Verbal Communication.  Journal of Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.  In Press, 2018.

Rahil Rojiani, Xian Zhang, Adam Noah, & Joy Hirsch.  Communication of Emotion via Drumming: Dual-Brain Imaging with Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy.  Journal of Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. In Press. 2018.


Hirsch J, Zhang X, Noah JA, Ono Y. Frontal temporal and parietal systems synchronize within and across brains during live eye-to-eye contact. Neuroimage. 2017

Oliver, Tachtsidis & Hamilton. The role of parietal cortex in overimitation: a study with fNIRS Social Neuroscience. 2017

Noah JA, Dravida S, Zhang X, Yahil S, Hirsch J. Neural correlates of conflict between gestures and words: A domain-specific role for a temporal-parietal complex. PLoS One. 2017