Miss Yasemin Yazar
Supervised by Dr Jon Simons
Frontal-parietal networks and memory.
The role of the parietal lobes for human memory is a fascinating new conundrum in the cognitive neurosciences. In my PhD I investigate this question with behavioural experiments, patient studies and transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS).
Parietal Lobe Lesions
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
Yazar, Y., Bergström, Z.M., & Simons, J.S. (in press), “Continuous theta burst stimulation of angular gyrus reduces subjective recollection. ” PLOS ONE.
Yazar Y, Bergström ZM, Simons JS (2012), “What is the parietal lobe contribution to long-term memory?” Cortex Details