Joshua Jacobs

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Direct brain recordings fuel advances in cognitive electrophysiology
    Joshua Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 14:162-71. 2010
  2. pmc Neural representations of individual stimuli in humans revealed by gamma-band electrocorticographic activity
    Joshua Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 29:10203-14. 2009
  3. pmc A sense of direction in human entorhinal cortex
    Joshua Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:6487-92. 2010
  4. pmc Right-lateralized brain oscillations in human spatial navigation
    Joshua Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3401 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:824-36. 2010
  5. pmc Broadband shifts in local field potential power spectra are correlated with single-neuron spiking in humans
    Jeremy R Manning
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 29:13613-20. 2009
  6. pmc Synchronous and asynchronous theta and gamma activity during episodic memory formation
    John F Burke
    Neuroscience Graduate Group, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 33:292-304. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Explaining how brain stimulation can evoke memories
    Joshua Jacobs
    Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 24:553-63. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Brain oscillations control timing of single-neuron activity in humans
    Joshua Jacobs
    Neuroscience Graduate Group, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 27:3839-44. 2007
  9. pmc Direct recordings of grid-like neuronal activity in human spatial navigation
    Joshua Jacobs
    School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Nat Neurosci 16:1188-90. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Human hippocampal theta oscillations and the formation of episodic memories
    Bradley C Lega
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Hippocampus 22:748-61. 2012

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Direct brain recordings fuel advances in cognitive electrophysiology
    Joshua Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 14:162-71. 2010
    ..In some cases this research has identified patterns of human brain activity that were unexpected on the basis of studies in animals...
  2. pmc Neural representations of individual stimuli in humans revealed by gamma-band electrocorticographic activity
    Joshua Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 29:10203-14. 2009
    ..Our findings show that gamma-band activity encodes a range of perceptual and conceptual information, suggesting that ECoG recordings can reveal neural correlates of specific human cognitive representations...
  3. pmc A sense of direction in human entorhinal cortex
    Joshua Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:6487-92. 2010
    ..g., location or direction) that are used by hippocampus to build unique representations reflecting combinations of these properties...
  4. pmc Right-lateralized brain oscillations in human spatial navigation
    Joshua Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3401 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:824-36. 2010
    ..Thus, our results indicate that gamma oscillations in the right neocortex play a special role in human spatial navigation...
  5. pmc Broadband shifts in local field potential power spectra are correlated with single-neuron spiking in humans
    Jeremy R Manning
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 29:13613-20. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that broadband LFP power provides valuable information concerning neuronal activity beyond that contained in narrowband oscillations...
  6. pmc Synchronous and asynchronous theta and gamma activity during episodic memory formation
    John F Burke
    Neuroscience Graduate Group, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 33:292-304. 2013
    ..We show that these two kinds of spectral modulations have distinct spatiotemporal profiles during memory encoding...
  7. doi request reprint Explaining how brain stimulation can evoke memories
    Joshua Jacobs
    Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 24:553-63. 2012
    ..More broadly, our findings suggest that brain stimulation can evoke memories by recreating neural patterns from normal cognition...
  8. ncbi request reprint Brain oscillations control timing of single-neuron activity in humans
    Joshua Jacobs
    Neuroscience Graduate Group, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 27:3839-44. 2007
    ..Specifically, they indicate that theta and delta oscillations facilitate phase coding and that gamma oscillations help to decode combinations of simultaneously active neurons...
  9. pmc Direct recordings of grid-like neuronal activity in human spatial navigation
    Joshua Jacobs
    School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Nat Neurosci 16:1188-90. 2013
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  10. doi request reprint Human hippocampal theta oscillations and the formation of episodic memories
    Bradley C Lega
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Hippocampus 22:748-61. 2012
    ..We discuss our findings in the context of recent research on the electrophysiology of human memory and spatial navigation, and explore the implications of this result for theories of cortico-hippocampal communication...
  11. ncbi request reprint EEG oscillations and recognition memory: theta correlates of memory retrieval and decision making
    Joshua Jacobs
    Neuroscience Graduate Group, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuroimage 32:978-87. 2006
    ..We also studied how these oscillatory dynamics complemented event-related potentials. These findings are the first to demonstrate that distinct patterns of theta oscillations can simultaneously relate to different aspects of behavior...
  12. pmc PyEPL: a cross-platform experiment-programming library
    Aaron S Geller
    University ofPennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Behav Res Methods 39:950-8. 2007
    ..The examples demonstrate visual stimulus presentation, keyboard input, and simulation and exploration of a simple 3-D environment. We then describe the components and strategies used in implementing PyEPL...