Publications Prof. Dr. Nikolai Axmacher

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Waldhauser GT, Dahl MJ, Ruf-Leuschner M, Müller-Bamouh V, Schauer M, Axmacher N, Elbert T, Hanslmayr S (2018)
The neural dynamics of deficient memory control in heavily traumatized refugees.
Sci. Rep. 8(1):13132. pdf

Gruber MJ, Hseih LT, Staresina BP, Elger CE, Fell J, Axmacher N, Ranganth C (2018)
Theta Phase Synchronization between the Human Hippocampus and Prefrontal Cortex Increases during Encoding of Unexpected Information: A Case Study.
J Cogn Neurosci. 28:1-11 pdf

Hansen N, Chaieb L, Derner M, Hampel KG, Elger CE, Surges R, Staresina B, Axmacher N, Fell J (2018)
Memory encoding-related anterior hippocampal potentials are modulated by deep brain stimulation of the entorhinal area.
Hippocampus. 28(1):12-17. pdf

Paul M, Fellner MC, Waldhauser GT, Minda JP, Axmacher N, Suchan B, Wolf OT (2018)
Stress Elevates Frontal Midline Theta in Feedback-based Category Learning of Exceptions.(2018).
J Cogn Neurosci. 30(6):799-813.pdf

Derner M, Jahanbekam A, Bauckhage C (2018)
Prediction of memory formation based on absolute electroencephalographic phases in rhinal cortex and hippocampus outperforms prediction based on stimulus-related phase shifts.
Eur J Neurosci.47(7): 824-831.  pdf



Chaiel L, Wolpert EC, Hoppe C, Axmacher N, Fell J (2017)
The Impact of Monaural Beat Stimulation on Anxiety and Cognition.
Front Hum Neurosci 11:251 pdf

Kessler H, Schmidt AC, Hildenbrandt O, Scharf D, Kehyayan A, Axmacher, N (2017)
Investigating Behavioral and Psychophysiological Reactions to Conflict-Related and Individualized Stimuli as Potential Correlates of Repression
Front Psychol. 2017 Sep 14;8:1511 pdf

Leszczynski M, Chaieb L, Reber TP, Derner M, Axmacher N (2017)
Mind wandering simultaneously prolongs reactions and promotes creative incubation.stimulus-related phase shifts.
Sci Rep. 31;7(1):10197.  pdf

Lee H, Stirnberg R, Stöcker T, Axmacher N (2017)
Audiovisual integration supports face-name associative memory formation.
Cogn. Neurosci. 8(4):177-192

Kunz L, Reuter M, Axmacher N, Montag C. (2017)
Conscientiousness is Negatively Associated with Grey Matter Volume in Young APOE ɛ4-Carriers.
J Alzheimers Dis. 2017;56(3):1135-1144. doi: 10.3233/JAD-160854.  pdf


Reber TP, DoLam A, Axmacher N, Elger CE, Helmstaedter C, Henke K, Fell J. ( 2016)
Intracranial EEG Correlates of Implicit Relational Inference within the Hippocampus
Hippocampus. 26:54-66. PDF

Axmacher N (2016).
A useful code for sequences.
Nat Neurosci. 2016 Sep 27;19(10):1276-7. doi: 10.1038/nn.4391

Staresina BP, Michelmann S, Bonnefond M, Jensen O, Axmacher N, Fell J. (2016)
Hippocampal pattern completion is linked to gamma power increases and alpha power decreases during recollection.
Elife. 2016 Aug 10;5. pii: e17397. doi: 10.7554/eLife.17397.

Höhne M, Jahanbekam A, Bauckhage C, Axmacher N, Fell J. (2016)
Prediction of successful memory encoding based on single-trial rhinal and hippocampal phase information.
Neuroimage. 14;139:127-135. pdf

van de Nieuwenhuijzen ME, Axmacher N, Fell J, Oehrn CR, Jensen O, van Gerven MA. (2016)
Decoding of task-relevant and task-irrelevant intracranial EEG representations.
Neuroimage. 15;137:132-9. pdf



Watrous AJ, Deuker L, Fell J, Axmacher N.(2015)
Correction: Phase-amplitude coupling supports phase coding in human ECoG.
Elife. 2015 Nov 6;4. pii: e12810. doi: 10.7554/eLife.12810 pdf

Chaieb L, Leszczynski M, Axmacher N, Höhne M, Elger CE, Fell J. (2015)
Theta‐gamma phasephase coupling during working memory maintenance in the human hippocampus.
Cogn Neurosci 6: 149‐57. PDF

Reber TP, DoLam A, Axmacher N, Elger CE, Helmstaedter C, Henke K, Fell J. ( 2015)
Intracranial EEG Correlates of Implicit Relational Inference within the Hippocampus
Hippocampus. 26:54-66. PDF

Leszczyński M, Fell J, Axmacher N. (2015)
Rhythmic working memory activation in the human hippocampus.
Cell Rep. 13: 1272‐1282. PDF

Axmacher N. (2015)
Causal explanations within weak and incomplete theories.
Fron Psychol 6: 1689. PDF

Kunz L, Navarro Schröder T, Lee H, Montag C, Lachmann B, Sariyska R, Reuter M, Stirnberg R, Stöcker T, Messing‐Floeter PC, Fell J, Doeller CF, Axmacher N. (2015)
Reduced Grid‐cell‐like Representations in Adults at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease.
Science. 350: 430‐433. PDF

Oehrn CR, Baumann C, Fell J, Lee H, Kessler H, Habel U, Hanslmayr S, Axmacher N. (2015).
Human Hippocampal Dynamics during Response Conflict.
Curr Biol. 25:2307-13 PDF

Staresina BP, Bergmann TO, Bonnefond M, van der Meij R, Jensen O, Deuker L, Elger CE, Axmacher N, Fell J. (2015).
Hierarchical nesting of slow oscillations, spindles and ripples in the human hippocampus during NREM sleep.
Nat Neurosci. 18:1679-86

Watrous AJ, Deuker L, Fell J, Axmacher N. (2015).
Phase-amplitude coupling supports phase coding in human ECoG.
Elife. doi: 10.7554/eLife.07886 PDF

Nimmrich, V, Draguhn, A, Axmacher, N. (2015)
Neuronal Network Oscillations in Neurodegenerative Diseases.
Neuromolecular Med.17:270-84 PDF

Zhang, H, Fell, J, Staesina, B.P, Weber, B, Elger, C.E, Axmacher, N. (2015)
Gamma power reductions accompany stimulus-specific representations of dynamic events.
Curr Biol. 25:635-40. PDF

Watrous, A.J, Fell, J, Ekstrom, A.D, Axmacher, N. (2015).
More than spikes: common oscillatory mechanisms for content specific neural representations during perception and memory.
Curr Opi Neurobiol. 31:33-9 PDF



Haeger, A, Lee, H, Fell, J, Axmacher, N. (2014)
Selective processing of buildings and faces during working memory: the role of the ventral striatum.
Eur J Neurosci.. 41:505-13. PDF

Becher, A. K, Höhne, M, Axmacher, N, Chaieb, L. Elger, C.E, Fell, J. (2014)
Intracranial electroencephalography power and phase synchronization changes during monaural and binaural beat stimulation.
Eur J Neurosci.. 41:254-63. PDF

Oehrn, C, Hanslmayr, S, Fell, J, Deuker, L, Kremers, N, A, W, Do Lam, A, T, Elger, C, E, Axmacher, N.. (2014).
Neural communication patterns underlying conflict detection, resolution and adaptation.
J Neurosci. 34:10438-2 PDF

Jongen, S, Axmacher, N, Kremers, N, A, Hoffmann, H, Limbrecht-Ecklundt, K, Traue, H, C, Kessler, H. (2014).
An investigation of facial emtion recognition impairments in alexithymia and its neural correlates.
Behav Brain Res. 271: 129-139. PDF

Montag, C, Kunz, L, Axmacher, N, Sariyska, R, Lachmann, B, Reuter, M. (2014).
Common genetic variation of the APOE gene and personality.
BMC Neuroscience 15: 64 PDF

Kremers, N, A, W, Deuker, L, Kranz, T, A, Oehrn, C, Fell. J, Axmacher, N. (2014).
Hippocampal control of repetition effects for associative stimuli. Hippocampus, 24:892-902. PDF

Deuker, L, Doeller, C, F, Fell, J. , Axmacher, N. (2014).
Human neuroimaging studies on the hippocampal CA3 region - integrating evidence for pattern separation and completion.
Front cell Neurosci, 4: 64. PDF



Deuker, L, Olligs, J, Fell, J, Kranz, T, A, Mormann, F, Montag, C, Reuter, M, Elger, C, E, Axmacher, N. (2013).
Memory consolidation by replay of stimulus-specific neural activity.
J Neurosci. 33: 19373-83. PDF

Axmacher, N, Fell, J. (2013).
The analogy between dreams and the ancient art of memory is tempting but superficial.
Behav Brain Res. 36: 607-8. PDF

Kehyayan, A, Best, K, Schmeing, J, B, Axmacher, N, Kessler, H. (2013).
Neural activity during free association to conflict-related sentences.
Front Hum Neurosci, 7:705. PDF

Lee, H, Fell, J, Axmacher, N. (2013).
Electric engrams: how deep brain stimulation affects memory.
Trends in Cogn Sci. 17:574-84. PDF

Axmacher, N. (2013).
Causation in psychoanalysis.
Front Psychol, 4: 77  PDF