Nick Yeung

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Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Metacognition in human decision-making: confidence and error monitoring
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3UD, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 367:1310-21. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Theta phase resetting and the error-related negativity
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychophysiology 44:39-49. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Drink alcohol and dim the lights: the impact of cognitive deficits on medial frontal cortex function
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Oxford, England
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 7:347-55. 2007
  4. pmc Dissociating response conflict and error likelihood in anterior cingulate cortex
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3UD, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 29:14506-10. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Bottom-up influences on voluntary task switching: the elusive homunculus escapes
    Nick Yeung
    University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3UD, United Kingdom
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 36:348-62. 2010
  6. pmc Errors of interpretation and modeling: a reply to Grinband et al
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, UK
    Neuroimage 57:316-9. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Dorsal anterior cingulate cortex shows fMRI response to internal and external error signals
    Clay B Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Green Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:497-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint ERP correlates of feedback and reward processing in the presence and absence of response choice
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Cereb Cortex 15:535-44. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity of electrophysiological activity from medial frontal cortex to utilitarian and performance feedback
    Sander Nieuwenhuis
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, NJ, USA
    Cereb Cortex 14:741-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The neural basis of error detection: conflict monitoring and the error-related negativity
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
    Psychol Rev 111:931-59. 2004

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Publications32

  1. pmc Metacognition in human decision-making: confidence and error monitoring
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3UD, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 367:1310-21. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Theta phase resetting and the error-related negativity
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychophysiology 44:39-49. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that the proposed analysis methods cannot provide unambiguous evidence that the ERN is generated by phase resetting of ongoing oscillations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Drink alcohol and dim the lights: the impact of cognitive deficits on medial frontal cortex function
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Oxford, England
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 7:347-55. 2007
    ..The sensitivity of the MFC to disrupted processing elsewhere in the brain suggests complications in interpreting evidence of disturbed MFC function...
  4. pmc Dissociating response conflict and error likelihood in anterior cingulate cortex
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3UD, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 29:14506-10. 2009
    ..These findings support the conflict-monitoring theory and suggest that, in speeded decision tasks, ACC activity reflects current task demands rather than the retrospective coding of past performance...
  5. doi request reprint Bottom-up influences on voluntary task switching: the elusive homunculus escapes
    Nick Yeung
    University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3UD, United Kingdom
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 36:348-62. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Errors of interpretation and modeling: a reply to Grinband et al
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, UK
    Neuroimage 57:316-9. 2011
    ..The conflict monitoring theory provides such a construct, and a mechanistic implementation that continues to receive strong support from the neuroimaging literature, including the results reported by Grinband et al...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dorsal anterior cingulate cortex shows fMRI response to internal and external error signals
    Clay B Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Green Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:497-8. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint ERP correlates of feedback and reward processing in the presence and absence of response choice
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Cereb Cortex 15:535-44. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity of electrophysiological activity from medial frontal cortex to utilitarian and performance feedback
    Sander Nieuwenhuis
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, NJ, USA
    Cereb Cortex 14:741-7. 2004
    ..The results are consistent with the view that the two components are manifestations of the same underlying cognitive and neural process...
  10. ncbi request reprint The neural basis of error detection: conflict monitoring and the error-related negativity
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
    Psychol Rev 111:931-59. 2004
    ..It is concluded that the ERN can be explained in terms of response conflict and that monitoring for conflict may provide a simple mechanism for detecting errors...
  11. ncbi request reprint A mechanism for error detection in speeded response time tasks
    Clay B Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, NJ, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 134:163-91. 2005
    ..B. Holroyd & M. G. H. Coles, 2002). The model is used to simulate behavioral and event-related brain potential data in a speeded response time task, and the results of the simulation are compared with empirical data...
  12. ncbi request reprint Stimulus modality, perceptual overlap, and the go/no-go N2
    Sander Nieuwenhuis
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
    Psychophysiology 41:157-60. 2004
    ..These findings are discussed in terms of existing hypotheses of the N2, and clarify why previous studies have not found an N2 modulation in auditory go/no-go tasks...
  13. doi request reprint EEG indices of reward motivation and target detectability in a rapid visual detection task
    Gethin Hughes
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Neuroimage 64:590-600. 2013
    ..These findings provide theoretical insight into the neural indices of reward in an RSVP task, and have important applications in the field of satellite imagery analysis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Independent coding of reward magnitude and valence in the human brain
    Nick Yeung
    Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    J Neurosci 24:6258-64. 2004
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  15. pmc Dissociable correlates of response conflict and error awareness in error-related brain activity
    Gethin Hughes
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, UK
    Neuropsychologia 49:405-15. 2011
    ..Taken together, these findings suggest a dissociation between the ERN and the Pe, with the former reflecting the dynamics of response selection and conflict, and the latter reflecting conscious recognition of an error...
  16. pmc No-go trials can modulate switch cost by interfering with effects of task preparation
    Agatha Lenartowicz
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 08540, USA
    Psychol Res 75:66-76. 2011
    ....
  17. pmc Cognitive control of intentions for voluntary actions in individuals with a high level of autistic traits
    Edita Poljac
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3UD, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:2523-33. 2012
    ..These findings indicate that the interference between competing tasks significantly contributes to repetitive behavior in autism by modulating the formation of task intentions when choosing tasks voluntarily...
  18. ncbi request reprint Detection of synchronized oscillations in the electroencephalogram: an evaluation of methods
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
    Psychophysiology 41:822-32. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that proposed analysis methods may not effectively disambiguate competing views of ERP generation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and error processing
    Clay B Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Trends Neurosci 26:402-4. 2003
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Errors in reward prediction are reflected in the event-related brain potential
    Clay B Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, NJ 08544, USA
    Neuroreport 14:2481-4. 2003
    ..Consistent with the theory, we found that larger ERNs were elicited by unexpected absences of reward...
  21. ncbi request reprint The impact of cognitive deficits on conflict monitoring. Predictable dissociations between the error-related negativity and N2
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:164-71. 2006
    ..The simulation results suggest new interpretations of the cognitive deficits caused by alcohol consumption (impaired stimulus processing) and ACC lesions (impaired attentional control)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Between-task competition and cognitive control in task switching
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Neurosci 26:1429-38. 2006
    ..These findings provide support for theories that propose a control hierarchy comprising regions responsible for maintaining task-specific information about rules or goals, and regions involved in the coordination of these goals...
  23. ncbi request reprint On the ERN and the significance of errors
    Greg Hajcak
    Department of Psychology, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Psychophysiology 42:151-60. 2005
    ..These results are discussed in terms of the functional role of the ERN in response monitoring...
  24. doi request reprint Memory and cognitive control in task switching
    Franziska R Richter
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Oxford, England
    Psychol Sci 23:1256-63. 2012
    ..Collectively, our findings illustrate how cognitive control and bottom-up factors interact to simultaneously influence both current performance and future memory...
  25. ncbi request reprint Switching between tasks of unequal familiarity: the role of stimulus-attribute and response-set selection
    Nick Yeung
    Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge, England
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 29:455-69. 2003
    ..The results are interpreted in terms of a model of the interactions between control input, task strength, and task priming...
  26. doi request reprint Dissociable neural correlates of intention and action preparation in voluntary task switching
    Edita Poljac
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Cereb Cortex 24:465-78. 2014
    ..Specifically, this influence occurs at the level of global task intention rather than the preparation of specific actions. ..
  27. doi request reprint Between-task competition for intentions and actions
    Rebecca S Millington
    Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 66:1504-16. 2013
    ..Altogether these results indicate the pervasive influence of between-task competition, which affects both the expression of global task intentions and the production of task-specific actions. ..
  28. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological correlates of anterior cingulate function in a go/no-go task: effects of response conflict and trial type frequency
    Sander Nieuwenhuis
    Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 3:17-26. 2003
    ..Instead, the results are consistent with the view that the N2 in go/no-go tasks reflects conflict arising from competition between the execution and the inhibition of a single response...
  29. ncbi request reprint Neural mechanisms of attention and control: losing our inhibitions?
    Sander Nieuwenhuis
    Nat Neurosci 8:1631-3. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint Activity in human reward-sensitive brain areas is strongly context dependent
    Sander Nieuwenhuis
    Department of Cognitive Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neuroimage 25:1302-9. 2005
    ..These results provide important evidence regarding the way in which the brain scales the motivational value of events by the context in which these events occur...
  31. ncbi request reprint The effects of recent practice on task switching
    Nick Yeung
    U Cambridge, Dept of Psychology, Cambridge, England
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 29:919-36. 2003
    ..Experiment 4 showed that the effect of recent practice was eliminated by active preparation for a task switch: It appears that endogenous task-set preparation reduces the effects of task-set inertia. ((c) 2003 APA, all rights reserved)..
  32. ncbi request reprint Linear spatial integration for single-trial detection in encephalography
    Lucas Parra
    Vision Technologies Laboratory, Sarnoff Corporation, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, USA
    Neuroimage 17:223-30. 2002
    ..Our work demonstrates how a purely data-driven method for learning an optimal spatial weighting of encephalographic activity can be validated against the functional neuroanatomy...