Jonathan D Wallis

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Inferring the value of the world
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Department of Psychology and the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California at Berkeley, 132 Barker Hall, MC3190, Berkeley, CA 94720 3190, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 17:53-4. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Contrasting reward signals in the orbitofrontal cortex and anterior cingulate cortex
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Department of Psychology and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1239:33-42. 2011
  3. pmc Cross-species studies of orbitofrontal cortex and value-based decision-making
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
    Nat Neurosci 15:13-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Neuronal mechanisms in prefrontal cortex underlying adaptive choice behavior
    Jonathan D Wallis
    University of California at Berkeley, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, Berkeley, CA, 94720, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1121:447-60. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Orbitofrontal cortex and its contribution to decision-making
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and the Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3190, USA
    Annu Rev Neurosci 30:31-56. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The dynamics of learning and behavioral flexibility
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and Department of Psychology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Neuron 71:959-61. 2011
  7. pmc Heterogeneous reward signals in prefrontal cortex
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:191-8. 2010
  8. pmc Double dissociation of value computations in orbitofrontal and anterior cingulate neurons
    Steven W Kennerley
    Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
    Nat Neurosci 14:1581-9. 2011
  9. pmc Encoding of reward and space during a working memory task in the orbitofrontal cortex and anterior cingulate sulcus
    Steven W Kennerley
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3190, USA
    J Neurophysiol 102:3352-64. 2009
  10. pmc Reversible large-scale modification of cortical networks during neuroprosthetic control
    Karunesh Ganguly
    Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation, San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Nat Neurosci 14:662-7. 2011

Research Grants

  1. The Neural Representation of Reward in Working Memory
    Jonathan Wallis; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. The Neural Representation of Reward in Working Memory
    Jonathan Wallis; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. The Neural Representation of Reward in Working Memory
    Jonathan Wallis; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. Neural representation of reward in frontal cortex
    Jonathan D Wallis; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. Neural representation of reward in frontal cortex
    Jonathan D Wallis; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Inferring the value of the world
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Department of Psychology and the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California at Berkeley, 132 Barker Hall, MC3190, Berkeley, CA 94720 3190, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 17:53-4. 2013
    ..A recent study shows that this role is restricted to cases in which the value must be inferred from our knowledge of the world...
  2. doi request reprint Contrasting reward signals in the orbitofrontal cortex and anterior cingulate cortex
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Department of Psychology and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1239:33-42. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Cross-species studies of orbitofrontal cortex and value-based decision-making
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
    Nat Neurosci 15:13-9. 2012
    ..This will enable us to fully realize the benefits of using multiple approaches to understand OFC function...
  4. ncbi request reprint Neuronal mechanisms in prefrontal cortex underlying adaptive choice behavior
    Jonathan D Wallis
    University of California at Berkeley, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, Berkeley, CA, 94720, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1121:447-60. 2007
    ..Future research will focus on delineating the differential contributions of the OFC and the MPFC to decision making...
  5. ncbi request reprint Orbitofrontal cortex and its contribution to decision-making
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and the Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3190, USA
    Annu Rev Neurosci 30:31-56. 2007
    ..Thus, acting together, these prefrontal areas can ensure that our behavior is most efficiently directed towards satisfying our needs...
  6. ncbi request reprint The dynamics of learning and behavioral flexibility
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and Department of Psychology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Neuron 71:959-61. 2011
    ..In this issue of Neuron, a new study by Morrison et al. shows that underlying these processes are qualitatively different dynamical interactions between brain structures involved in processing the value of environmental stimuli...
  7. pmc Heterogeneous reward signals in prefrontal cortex
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:191-8. 2010
    ..These two areas show very different patterns of connectivity with other brain areas, and it is currently unclear how this effects their contribution to decision-making...
  8. pmc Double dissociation of value computations in orbitofrontal and anterior cingulate neurons
    Steven W Kennerley
    Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
    Nat Neurosci 14:1581-9. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Encoding of reward and space during a working memory task in the orbitofrontal cortex and anterior cingulate sulcus
    Steven W Kennerley
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3190, USA
    J Neurophysiol 102:3352-64. 2009
    ..They also suggest that neither PFo nor PFcs play a direct role in the control of spatial attention...
  10. pmc Reversible large-scale modification of cortical networks during neuroprosthetic control
    Karunesh Ganguly
    Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation, San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Nat Neurosci 14:662-7. 2011
    ..Thus, the process of learning BMI control is associated with differential modification of neural populations based on their specific relation to movement control...
  11. pmc Encoding of gustatory working memory by orbitofrontal neurons
    Antonio H Lara
    Department of Psychology and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 3190, USA
    J Neurosci 29:765-74. 2009
    ..Maintaining gustatory information may be one aspect of a wider function for OFC in reward working memory that could contribute to its role in decision-making...
  12. pmc Dynamic encoding of responses and outcomes by neurons in medial prefrontal cortex
    Chung Hay Luk
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720 3190, USA
    J Neurosci 29:7526-39. 2009
    ..This capability may contribute to several of the functions of MPFC, such as action valuation, error detection, and decision making...
  13. pmc Single-neuron mechanisms underlying cost-benefit analysis in frontal cortex
    Takayuki Hosokawa
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and Department of Psychology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720 3190, and Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, WC1N 3BG, England, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 33:17385-97. 2013
    ..Instead, our results suggest that an important function of single PFC neurons is to categorize sensory stimuli based on the consequences predicted by those stimuli. ..
  14. pmc Choice coding in frontal cortex during stimulus-guided or action-guided decision-making
    Chung Hay Luk
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and Department of Psychology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720 3190, USA
    J Neurosci 33:1864-71. 2013
    ..These results are consistent with a division of labor between the two areas in terms of using rewards associated with either stimuli or actions to guide decision-making...
  15. pmc Reward-dependent modulation of working memory in lateral prefrontal cortex
    Steven W Kennerley
    Department of Psychology and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California at Berkeley, California 94720 3190, USA
    J Neurosci 29:3259-70. 2009
    ..The pattern of results is consistent with a role for ventrolateral PFC in attentional control...
  16. pmc Neurons in the frontal lobe encode the value of multiple decision variables
    Steven W Kennerley
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3190, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1162-78. 2009
    ..This supports the notion that the ACC is an important component of the neural circuitry underlying optimal decision making...
  17. pmc Evaluating choices by single neurons in the frontal lobe: outcome value encoded across multiple decision variables
    Steven W Kennerley
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and Department of Psychology, University of California at Berkeley, 132 Barker Hall MC 3190, Berkeley, CA 94720 3190, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 29:2061-73. 2009
    ..These results support a role for the frontal cortex, principally ACC, in selecting between choice alternatives and evaluating the outcome of that selection thereby ensuring that choices are optimal and adaptive...
  18. pmc Oscillatory phase coupling coordinates anatomically dispersed functional cell assemblies
    Ryan T Canolty
    Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:17356-61. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that neuronal oscillations enable selective and dynamic control of distributed functional cell assemblies...
  19. pmc Cortical representation of ipsilateral arm movements in monkey and man
    Karunesh Ganguly
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    J Neurosci 29:12948-56. 2009
    ..Together, our results demonstrate the presence of a high-fidelity neural representation for ipsilateral movement and illustrates that it can be successfully incorporated into a brain-machine interface...
  20. ncbi request reprint Neural circuitry underlying rule use in humans and nonhuman primates
    Silvia A Bunge
    Department of Psychology, Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Neurosci 25:10347-50. 2005
  21. doi request reprint Prefrontal-amygdala interactions underlying value coding
    Erin L Rich
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Neuron 80:1344-6. 2013
    ..In this issue of Neuron, Rudebeck et al. (2013) provide insight into the neuroanatomical origins of a subset of these signals. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Neuronal activity in primate dorsolateral and orbital prefrontal cortex during performance of a reward preference task
    Jonathan D Wallis
    The Picower Center for Learning and Memory, RIKEN MIT Neuroscience Research Center and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, E25 236, 45 Carleton Street, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 18:2069-81. 2003
    ..Further, reward selectivity arose more rapidly in the OFC than the DLPFC. These results are consistent with reward information entering the PFC via the OFC, where it is passed to the DLPFC and used to control behaviour...
  23. pmc The prefrontal cortex: categories, concepts and cognition
    Earl K Miller
    Center for Learning and Memory, RIKEN MIT Neuroscience Research Center and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:1123-36. 2002
    ..In short, the prefrontal cortex seems to underlie our internal representations of the 'rules of the game'. This may provide the necessary foundation for the complex behaviour of primates, in whom this structure is most elaborate...
  24. ncbi request reprint A comparison of abstract rules in the prefrontal cortex, premotor cortex, inferior temporal cortex, and striatum
    Rahmat Muhammad
    The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, RIKEN MIT Neuroscience Research Center, and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusets Institute of Technology, MA 02139, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 18:974-89. 2006
    ..These findings are discussed in the context of the anatomy and posited functions of these areas...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evaluating apples and oranges
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Nat Neurosci 9:596-8. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of categories and concepts
    Earl K Miller
    Picower Center for Learning and Memory, RIKEN MIT Neuroscience Research Center, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 13:198-203. 2003
    ..Recent studies have revealed their neural correlates in various cortical areas of the non-human primate brain...
  27. ncbi request reprint From rule to response: neuronal processes in the premotor and prefrontal cortex
    Jonathan D Wallis
    Picower Center for Learning and Memory, RIKEN MIT Neuroscience Research Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 02139, USA
    J Neurophysiol 90:1790-806. 2003
    ..In contrast, neurons encoding the behavioral response were more prevalent in the PMC, and the selectivity was stronger and appeared earlier in the PMC than in the PFC...

Research Grants8

  1. The Neural Representation of Reward in Working Memory
    Jonathan Wallis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..rewards may provide us with a clearer understanding of the pathology of addiction, and with alternative therapeutic strategies aimed at boosting top-down control and attenuating the likelihood of relapse in the recovering addict ..
  2. The Neural Representation of Reward in Working Memory
    Jonathan Wallis; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. The Neural Representation of Reward in Working Memory
    Jonathan Wallis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..rewards may provide us with a clearer understanding of the pathology of addiction, and with alternative therapeutic strategies aimed at boosting top-down control and attenuating the likelihood of relapse in the recovering addict ..
  4. Neural representation of reward in frontal cortex
    Jonathan D Wallis; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  5. Neural representation of reward in frontal cortex
    Jonathan D Wallis; Fiscal Year: 2010
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