Dr Amir-Homayoun Javadi
Senior Lecturer in Cognitive Psychology/Cognitive Neuroscience
Research Participation Scheme Co-ordinator
My research interest is in non-pharmacological approaches to enhancement of memory, learning, and decision making in order to refine and improve the effects, as well as the methods. I use a wide variety of methods (e.g., physical exercise, electrical and magnetic brain stimulation and sleep), and different imaging methods (e.g., eyetracking and EEG).
- Javadi, A.-H., Tolat, A., & Spiers, H. J. (2015) Sleep enhances a spatially-mediated generalisation of learned value. Learning & Memory, 22(10): 532-536. doi: 10.1101/lm.038828.115
- Javadi, A.-H., Beyko, A., Walsh, V., & Kanai, R. (2015). Transcranial direct current stimulation of the primary motor cortex biases motion action choice in a perceptual decision task. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 27: 2174-2185. doi: 10.1162/jocn_a_00848
- Javadi, A.-H., Schmidt, D., & Smolka, M. N. (2014). Adolescents adapt slower than adults to varying reward contingencies. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 26(12): 2670-2681. doi: 10.1162/jocn_a_00677
- Javadi, A.-H., & Walsh, V. (2012) Transcranial direct current stimulation applied over left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex modulates declarative verbal memory. Brain Stimulation. 5, 231-241. doi: 10.1016/j.brs.2011.06.007