Gregor Thut

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Affiliation: University of Glasgow
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint New insights into rhythmic brain activity from TMS-EEG studies
    Gregor Thut
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Department of Psychology, 58 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK
    Trends Cogn Sci 13:182-9. 2009
  2. pmc A review of combined TMS-EEG studies to characterize lasting effects of repetitive TMS and assess their usefulness in cognitive and clinical neuroscience
    Gregor Thut
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Department of Psychology, University of Glasgow, UK
    Brain Topogr 22:219-32. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Spatial attention: differential shifts in pseudoneglect direction with time-on-task and initial bias support the idea of observer subtypes
    Christopher S Y Benwell
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow 58 Hillhead Street, G12 8QB, United Kingdom School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, United Kingdom
    Neuropsychologia 51:2747-56. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Non-linear effects of transcranial direct current stimulation as a function of individual baseline performance: Evidence from biparietal tDCS influence on lateralized attention bias
    Christopher S Y Benwell
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK Electronic address
    Cortex 69:152-65. 2015
  5. pmc Sounds reset rhythms of visual cortex and corresponding human visual perception
    Vincenzo Romei
    Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, 58 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK
    Curr Biol 22:807-13. 2012
  6. pmc Tracing the Flow of Perceptual Features in an Algorithmic Brain Network
    Robin A A Ince
    Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8QB, UK
    Sci Rep 5:17681. 2015
  7. doi request reprint The implications of state-dependent tDCS effects in aging: Behavioural response is determined by baseline performance
    Gemma Learmonth
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK Electronic address
    Neuropsychologia 74:108-19. 2015
  8. doi request reprint The functional importance of rhythmic activity in the brain
    Gregor Thut
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging CCNi, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Curr Biol 22:R658-63. 2012
  9. pmc Intra- and Inter-Task Reliability of Spatial Attention Measures in Pseudoneglect
    Gemma Learmonth
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138379. 2015
  10. pmc Frontal top-down signals increase coupling of auditory low-frequency oscillations to continuous speech in human listeners
    Hyojin Park
    Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK Electronic address
    Curr Biol 25:1649-53. 2015

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint New insights into rhythmic brain activity from TMS-EEG studies
    Gregor Thut
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Department of Psychology, 58 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK
    Trends Cogn Sci 13:182-9. 2009
    ..Here, we review findings from this rapidly evolving field linking intrinsic brain oscillations to distinct sensory, motor and cognitive operations. The findings emphasize that brain rhythms are causally implicated in cognitive functions...
  2. pmc A review of combined TMS-EEG studies to characterize lasting effects of repetitive TMS and assess their usefulness in cognitive and clinical neuroscience
    Gregor Thut
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Department of Psychology, University of Glasgow, UK
    Brain Topogr 22:219-32. 2010
    ..Newly emerging developments in offline TMS research for cognitive neuroscience and neurotherapeutics are outlined...
  3. doi request reprint Spatial attention: differential shifts in pseudoneglect direction with time-on-task and initial bias support the idea of observer subtypes
    Christopher S Y Benwell
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow 58 Hillhead Street, G12 8QB, United Kingdom School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, United Kingdom
    Neuropsychologia 51:2747-56. 2013
    ..These observer subtypes could be driven by differences in brain organisation and/or lateralisation such as varying anatomical pathway asymmetries (Thiebaut de Schotten et al., 2011). ..
  4. doi request reprint Non-linear effects of transcranial direct current stimulation as a function of individual baseline performance: Evidence from biparietal tDCS influence on lateralized attention bias
    Christopher S Y Benwell
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK Electronic address
    Cortex 69:152-65. 2015
    ..The results highlight the strong influence of individual differences and variations in experimental parameters on tDCS outcome, and the importance of fostering knowledge on the factors influencing tDCS outcome across cognitive domains. ..
  5. pmc Sounds reset rhythms of visual cortex and corresponding human visual perception
    Vincenzo Romei
    Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, 58 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK
    Curr Biol 22:807-13. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Tracing the Flow of Perceptual Features in an Algorithmic Brain Network
    Robin A A Ince
    Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8QB, UK
    Sci Rep 5:17681. 2015
    ..Our focus on detailed information flow represents an important step towards a new brain algorithmics to model the mechanisms of perception and cognition...
  7. doi request reprint The implications of state-dependent tDCS effects in aging: Behavioural response is determined by baseline performance
    Gemma Learmonth
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK Electronic address
    Neuropsychologia 74:108-19. 2015
    ..We highlight the importance of considering baseline task ability when designing tDCS experiments, particularly in older adults...
  8. doi request reprint The functional importance of rhythmic activity in the brain
    Gregor Thut
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging CCNi, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Curr Biol 22:R658-63. 2012
    ..Such findings establish a causal relationship between brain oscillations and behaviour, and are allowing novel tests of longstanding models about the functions of brain oscillations...
  9. pmc Intra- and Inter-Task Reliability of Spatial Attention Measures in Pseudoneglect
    Gemma Learmonth
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138379. 2015
    ..g., pseudoneglect) is also a multi-component phenomenon that may be captured by variations in task demands which engage task-dependent patterns of activation within the attention network. ..
  10. pmc Frontal top-down signals increase coupling of auditory low-frequency oscillations to continuous speech in human listeners
    Hyojin Park
    Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK Electronic address
    Curr Biol 25:1649-53. 2015
    ..This suggests a close relationship between (left-lateralized) speech production areas and the implementation of top-down control in continuous speech perception. ..
  11. pmc On the neural origin of pseudoneglect: EEG-correlates of shifts in line bisection performance with manipulation of line length
    Christopher S Y Benwell
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK Electronic address
    Neuroimage 86:370-80. 2014
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  12. doi request reprint Stimulus- and state-dependence of systematic bias in spatial attention: additive effects of stimulus-size and time-on-task
    Christopher S Y Benwell
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Cortex 49:827-36. 2013
    ..They are best captured by theories of spatial attention positing that spatial bias is flexibly modulated, and subject to inter-hemispheric balance which can change over time or conditions to accommodate task demands or reflect fatigue...
  13. doi request reprint Formation of automatic letter-colour associations in non-synaesthetes through likelihood manipulation of letter-colour pairings
    Flor Kusnir
    School of Psychology, College of Science and Engineering, University of Glasgow, UK
    Neuropsychologia 50:3641-52. 2012
    ..Although not evoking conscious colour percepts, these learned, synaesthesia-like associations in non-synaesthetes support that common mechanisms may underlie letter-colour associations in synaesthetes and non-synaesthetes...
  14. doi request reprint Causal implication by rhythmic transcranial magnetic stimulation of alpha frequency in feature-based local vs. global attention
    Vincenzo Romei
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at UCL, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Neurosci 35:968-74. 2012
    ..These dissociations confirm differential roles of the two hemispheres in local vs. global processing, and reveal a frequency-specific role for stimulation in the alpha band for regulating feature-based visual attention...
  15. pmc Rhythmic TMS causes local entrainment of natural oscillatory signatures
    Gregor Thut
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK
    Curr Biol 21:1176-85. 2011
    ..Here, we provide the first direct evidence for causal entrainment of brain oscillations by transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) using concurrent EEG...
  16. pmc Alpha Power Increase After Transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation at Alpha Frequency (α-tACS) Reflects Plastic Changes Rather Than Entrainment
    Alexandra Vossen
    School of Psychology, University of Glasgow, 58 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QB, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Brain Stimul 8:499-508. 2015
    ..Two mechanisms have been suggested to underlie these changes in oscillatory EEG activity: tACS-induced entrainment of brain oscillations and/or tACS-induced changes in oscillatory circuits by spike-timing dependent plasticity...
  17. doi request reprint Hearing brighter: changing in-depth visual perception through looming sounds
    Clare A M Sutherland
    Department of Psychology, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Cognition 132:312-23. 2014
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  18. pmc Entrainment of perceptually relevant brain oscillations by non-invasive rhythmic stimulation of the human brain
    Gregor Thut
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow Glasgow, UK
    Front Psychol 2:170. 2011
    ..This indicates that human brain oscillations and function may be promoted in a controlled way by focal entrainment, with great potential for probing into brain oscillations and their causal role...