Selected Publications


Lee, D.H. & Anderson, A.K. (2017). Reading what the mind thinks from how the eye sees. Psychological Science, 28, 494-503. [view pdf]


Todd, R.M., Ehler, M.R., Muller, D.J., Robertson, A., Palombo, D.J., Freeman, N., Levine, B. & Anderson, A.K. (2015). Neurogenetic variations in norepinephrine availability enhance perceptual vividness. Journal of Neuroscience, 35, 6506-16. [view pdf]


Lee, D.H., Mirza, R., Flanagan, J.G., & Anderson, A.K. (2014). Optical origins of opposing facial expression actions. Psychological Science, 25, 745-52. [view pdf]


Chikazoe, J., Lee D.H., Kriegeskorte N., & Anderson A.K. (2014). Population coding of affect across stimuli, modalities, and individuals. Nature Neuroscience, 17, 1114-22. [view pdf]


Todd, R.M., Muller, D.J., Palombo, D.J., Robertson, A., Eaton, T., Freeman, N., Levine, B. & Anderson, A.K. (2014). Deletion variant in the ADRA2B gene increases coupling between emotional responses at encoding and later retrieval of emotional memories. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 112, 222-9. [view pdf]


Schmitz, T.W., Dixon M.L., Anderson, A.K., & De Rosa, E. (2014). Distinguishing attentional gain and tuning in young and older adults. Neurobiology of Aging, 35, 1-12. [view pdf]


Ljubojevic, V., Luu, P., & De Rosa, E. (2014). Cholinergic contributions to supramodal attentional processes in rats. The Journal of Neuroscience, 34, 2264-75. [view pdf]


Kron, A., Goldstein, A., Lee, D.H., Gardhouse, K., & Anderson, A.K.(2013). How are you feeling? Revisiting the quantification of emotional qualia. Psychological Science, 24, 1503-11. [view pdf]


Farb, N.A., Segal, Z.V., & Anderson, A.K. (2013). Mindfulness meditation training alters cortical representations of interoceptive attention. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 8, 15-26. [view pdf]


Chapman, H.A. & Anderson, A.K. (2013). Things rank and gross in nature: a review and synthesis of moral disgust. Psychological Bulletin, 139, 300-27. [view pdf]


Lee, D.H., Susskind, J., & Anderson, A.K. (2013). Social transmission of the sensory benefits of eye widening in fear expression. Psychological Science, 24, 957-65. [view pdf]


Todd, R.M., Mueller, D., Lee, D.H., Robertson, A., Eaton, T., Freeman, N., Palombo, D.J., Levine, B., & Anderson, A.K. (2013). Genes for emotion enhanced remembering are linked to enhanced perceiving. Psychological Science, 24, 2244-53. [view pdf]


Todd, R.M., Talmi, D., Schmitz, T.W., Susskind, J., & Anderson A.K. (2012). Psychophysical and neural evidence for emotion-enhanced perceptual vividness. Journal of Neuroscience, 32, 11201-12. [view pdf]


Botly, L.C.P. & De Rosa, E. (2012). Impaired visual search in rats reveals cholinergic contributions to feature binding in visuospatial attention. Cerebral Cortex, 22, 2441-53. [view pdf]


Schmitz, T.W., Cheng, F.H.T., & De Rosa, E. (2010). Failing to ignore: paradoxical neural effects of perceptual load on early attentional selection in normal aging. Journal of Neuroscience, 30, 14750-8. [view pdf]


Dixon, M.L., Zelazo, P. D., & De Rosa E. (2010) Evidence for intact memory-guided attention in school-aged children. Developmental Science, 13, 161-9. [view pdf]


Farb, N.A., Anderson, A.K.,, Mayberg, H., Bean, J., McKeon D., & Segal, Z.V. (2010). Minding one's emotions: Mindfulness training alters the neural expression of sadness. Emotion, 10, 25-34. [view pdf]


Dixon, M.L., Ruppel, J., Pratt, J., & De Rosa, E. (2009) Learning to Ignore: Acquisition of Sustained Attentional Suppression. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 16, 418-423. [view pdf]


Botly, L.C.P. & De Rosa, E. (2009) Cholinergic Deafferentation of the Neocortex Using 192 IgG-Saporin Impairs Feature Binding In Rats. The Journal of Neuroscience, 29, 4120-30. [view pdf]

Evaluted by Wolf Singer: Faculty of 1000 Biology, 22 Apr 2009. [read]


Botly, L.C.P. & De Rosa, E. (2009) The nucleus basalis magnocellularis contributes to feature binding in the rat. Physiology & Behavior, 97, 313-320. [view pdf]


Schmitz, T.W., De Rosa, E., & Anderson, A.K. (2009) Opposing influences of affective state valence on visual cortical encoding. Journal of Neuroscience, 29, 7199-207. [view pdf]


Susskind, J., Lee, D., Cusi, A., Feinman, R., Grabski, W., & Anderson, A.K. (2008). Expressing fear enhances sensory acquisition. Nature Neuroscience, 11, 843-50. [view pdf]

Featured in Whalen PJ, Kleck RE. (2008). The shape of faces (to come). Nature Neuroscience, 11, 739-40. [view pdf]


Botly, L.C.P. & De Rosa, E. (2008) Acetylcholine, attention, and feature binding: A cross-species investigation. Psychological Science, 19, 1185-93. [view pdf]


Farb, N.A., Segal, Z.V., Mayberg, H., Bean, J., McKeon, D., Fatima, Z., & Anderson, A.K. (2007). Attending to the present: Mindfulness meditation reveals distinct neural modes of self-reference. Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 2, 313-22. [view pdf]


Rowe, G., Hirsh, J.B., & Anderson, A.K. (2007). Positive affect increases the breadth of attentional selection. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104, 383-8. [view pdf]


Caplan, J.B., McIntosh, A.R., & De Rosa, E. (2007) Two Distinct Neuromodulatory Functional Networks for Successful Resolution of Proactive Interference. Cerebral Cortex. 17, 1650-1663. [view pdf]


Botly, L.C.P. & De Rosa, E. (2007) Cholinergic influences on feature binding. Behavioral Neuroscience, 121, 264-276. [view pdf]


Botly, L.C.P., Baxter, M.G., & De Rosa, E. (2007). Basal forebrain and memory. New Encyclopedia of Neuroscience.


Anderson, A.K., Wais, P.E., & Gabrieli, J.D.E. (2006). Emotion enhances remembrance of neutral events past. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 103, 1599-604. [view pdf]

Featured in McGaugh, J.L. (2006). Make mild moments memorable: add a little arousal. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 10, 345-7. [view pdf]


Anderson, A.K. (2005). Affective influences on the attentional dynamics supporting awareness. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 134, 258-81. [view pdf]


De Rosa, E., Desmond, J.E., Anderson, A.K., Pfefferbaum, A., & Sullivan, E.V. (2004). The human basal forebrain supports integration of new with old learning. Neuron, 41, 825-837. [view pdf]


De Rosa, E. & Sullivan, E.V. (2003) Enhanced release from proactive interference in nonamnesic alcoholics: Implications for impaired associative binding. Neuropsychology, 17, 469-481. [view pdf]


Anderson A.K., Christoff K., Stappen I., Panitz D., Ghahremani D.G., Glover G., Gabrieli J.D., & Sobel N. (2003). Dissociated neural representations of intensity and valence in human olfaction. Nature Neuroscience, 6, 196-202. [view pdf]

Featured in Hamann S. (2003). Nosing in on the emotional brain. Nature Neuroscience, 6, 106-8. [view pdf]


Anderson, A.K., Christoff, K., Panitz, D.A., De Rosa, E., & Gabrieli, J.D.E. (2003). Neural correlates of the automatic processing of threat facial signals. Journal of Neuroscience, 23, 5627-33. [view pdf]


De Rosa, E., Hasselmo, M.E. & Baxter, M.G. (2001) Contribution of the cholinergic basal forebrain to proactive interference from stored odor memories during associative learning in rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 115, 314-327. [view pdf]


Anderson, A.K., & Phelps, E.A. (2001). Lesions of the human amygdala impair enhanced perception of emotionally salient events. Nature, 411, 305-9. [view pdf]


De Rosa, E. & Hasselmo, M.E. (2000) Muscarinic cholinergic neuromodulation reduces proactive interference between stored odor memories during acquisition learning in rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 114, 32-41. [view pdf]