N Goel

Summary

Affiliation: Wesleyan University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sleep changes vary by odor perception in young adults
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High Street, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Biol Psychol 71:341-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint An olfactory stimulus modifies nighttime sleep in young men and women
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459, USA
    Chronobiol Int 22:889-904. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Bright light, negative air ions and auditory stimuli produce rapid mood changes in a student population: a placebo-controlled study
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Psychol Med 36:1253-63. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of bright light and negative air ions for chronic depression
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High Street, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Psychol Med 35:945-55. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Late-night presentation of an auditory stimulus phase delays human circadian rhythms
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High St, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 289:R209-16. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Olfactory discrimination and transient mood change in young men and women: variation by season, mood state, and time of day
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High St, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Chronobiol Int 21:691-719. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of temperament and bright light response in seasonal affective disorder
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, 10032, New York, NY, USA
    Psychiatry Res 119:89-97. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptomatology differentiates subgroups of patients with seasonal affective disorder
    Namni Goel
    Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Depress Anxiety 15:34-41. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of intergeniculate leaflet lesions on circadian rhythms in Octodon degus
    N Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High Street, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Brain Res 877:306-13. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint An arousing, musically enhanced bird song stimulus mediates circadian rhythm phase advances in dim light
    Namni Goel
    Dept of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 291:R822-7. 2006

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Sleep changes vary by odor perception in young adults
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High Street, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Biol Psychol 71:341-9. 2006
    ..Thus, psychological factors, including individual differences in odor perception play an important role in physiological sleep and self-rated mood and alertness changes...
  2. ncbi request reprint An olfactory stimulus modifies nighttime sleep in young men and women
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459, USA
    Chronobiol Int 22:889-904. 2005
    ..Thus, lavender serves as a mild sedative and has practical applications as a novel, nonphotic method for promoting deep sleep in young men and women and for producing gender-dependent sleep effects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bright light, negative air ions and auditory stimuli produce rapid mood changes in a student population: a placebo-controlled study
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Psychol Med 36:1253-63. 2006
    ..This study compared the short-term effects of bright light, an auditory stimulus, and high- and low-density negative ions on mood and alertness in mildly depressed and non-depressed adults...
  4. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of bright light and negative air ions for chronic depression
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High Street, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Psychol Med 35:945-55. 2005
    ..Both methods have shown clinical success for seasonal affective disorder (SAD)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Late-night presentation of an auditory stimulus phase delays human circadian rhythms
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High St, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 289:R209-16. 2005
    ..This novel stimulus may be a useful countermeasure to facilitate circadian adaptation after transmeridian travel or shift work...
  6. ncbi request reprint Olfactory discrimination and transient mood change in young men and women: variation by season, mood state, and time of day
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High St, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Chronobiol Int 21:691-719. 2004
    ..Brief lavender odor presentation may serve as a nonphotic method for altering mood in young depressed and nondepressed adults particularly during the fall, a time of heightened discriminability...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of temperament and bright light response in seasonal affective disorder
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, 10032, New York, NY, USA
    Psychiatry Res 119:89-97. 2003
    ..This is the first study to demonstrate that HA is state- rather than trait-dependent in seasonal affective disorder. The TPQ dimensions of temperament do not predict response to light therapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptomatology differentiates subgroups of patients with seasonal affective disorder
    Namni Goel
    Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Depress Anxiety 15:34-41. 2002
    ..Lightly pigmented eyes, in particular, may serve to enhance photic input during winter and allay depressive symptoms in vulnerable populations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of intergeniculate leaflet lesions on circadian rhythms in Octodon degus
    N Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High Street, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Brain Res 877:306-13. 2000
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  10. ncbi request reprint An arousing, musically enhanced bird song stimulus mediates circadian rhythm phase advances in dim light
    Namni Goel
    Dept of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 291:R822-7. 2006
    ..This nonphotic stimulus mediates circadian resynchronization in either the phase advance or delay direction...
  11. ncbi request reprint Removal of the olfactory bulbs delays photic reentrainment of circadian activity rhythms and modifies the reproductive axis in male Octodon degus
    N Goel
    Department of Psychology, 525 East University, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Brain Res 792:229-36. 1998
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  12. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in polysomnographic sleep in young healthy sleepers
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459, USA
    Chronobiol Int 22:905-15. 2005
    ..These results highlight the importance of gender in sleep and circadian rhythm research studies employing young subjects and have broader implications for women's health issues relating to these topics...
  13. pmc DQB1*0602 predicts interindividual differences in physiologic sleep, sleepiness, and fatigue
    Namni Goel
    Division of Sleep and Chronobiology, Unit for Experimental Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1013 Blockley Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Neurology 75:1509-19. 2010
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  14. pmc PER3 polymorphism predicts cumulative sleep homeostatic but not neurobehavioral changes to chronic partial sleep deprivation
    Namni Goel
    Division of Sleep and Chronobiology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e5874. 2009
    ..We evaluated whether the PER3 VNTR polymorphism contributed to cumulative neurobehavioral deficits and sleep homeostatic responses during PSD...
  15. pmc Neurocognitive consequences of sleep deprivation
    Namni Goel
    Division of Sleep and Chronobiology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6021, USA
    Semin Neurol 29:320-39. 2009
    ..Thus, cognitive deficits believed to be a function of the severity of clinical sleep disturbance may be a product of genetic alleles associated with differential cognitive vulnerability to sleep loss...