preprints

Bornstein AM, Aly M, Feng SF, Turk-Browne NB, Norman KA, Cohen JD. (2018). Perceptual decisions result from the continuous accumulation of memory and sensory evidence. bioRxiv. doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/186817 [ pdf ]

2019

Córdova NI, Turk-Browne NB, Aly M. (2019). Focusing on what matters: Modulation of the human hippocampus by relational attention. Hippocampus, 29, 1025-1037. [ pdf ]

2018

Aly M. (2018). The key to a happy lab life is in the manual. Nature, 561, 7. [ pdf ] 

Aly M. (2018). In sight, in mind. eLife, 7:e35663, 1-3. [ pdf ]

Aly M, Chen J, Turk-Browne NB, Hasson U. (2018). Learning naturalistic temporal structure in the posterior medial network. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 30, 1345–1365.   [ pdf ]

Aly M, Ranganath C. (2018). New perspectives on the hippocampus and memory. Neuroscience Letters, 680, 1-3. [ pdf ]

Aly M, Turk-Browne NB. (2018). Flexible weighting of diverse inputs makes hippocampal function malleable. Neuroscience Letters, 680, 13-22. [ pdf ]

2017

Aly M, Turk-Browne NB. (2017). How hippocampal memory shapes, and is shaped by, attention. The Hippocampus from Cells to Systems. Eds.: Deborah E. Hannula and Melissa C. Duff. Springer International Publishing AG: Switzerland. pp. 369-403. [ pdf ]

Borders AA, Aly M, Parks CM, Yonelinas AP. (2017). The hippocampus is particularly important for building associations across stimulus domains. Neuropsychologia, 99, 335-342. [ pdf ]

2016

Aly M, Turk-Browne NB. (2016). Attention promotes episodic encoding by stabilizing hippocampal representations. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113, E420-E429. [ pdf ]

Aly M, Turk-Browne NB. (2016). Attention stabilizes representations in the human hippocampus. Cerebral Cortex, 26, 783-796. [ pdf ]   [ SI ]

2014

Aly M, Wansard M, Segovia F, Yonelinas AP, Bastin C. (2014). Cortical and subcortical contributions to state- and strength-based perceptual judgments. Neuropsychologia, 64, 145-156. [ pdf ]

Elfman KW, Aly M, Yonelinas AP. (2014). Neurocomputational account of memory and perception: Thresholded and graded signals in the hippocampus. Hippocampus, 24, 1672-1686. [ pdf ]

Aly M, Ranganath C, Yonelinas AP. (2014). Neural correlates of state- and strength-based perception. J Cogn Neurosci, 26, 792-809. [ pdf ]

2013

Koen JD, Aly M, Wang WC, Yonelinas AP. (2013). Examining the causes of memory strength variability: Recollection, attention failure, or encoding variability? J Exp Psychol: Learn Mem Cogn, 39, 1726-41. [ pdf ]

Aly M, Ranganath C, Yonelinas AP. (2013). Detecting changes in scenes: The hippocampus is critical for strength-based perception. Neuron, 78, 1127-37 [ pdf ]   [ SI]   [ cover ]

2012

Aly M, Yonelinas AP. (2012). Bridging consciousness and cognition in memory and perception: Evidence for both state and strength processes. PLoS ONE, 7(1):e30231, 1-16. [ pdf ]

A blog post about this article, written by Dr. Steve Fleming, can be found here.

2011

Aly M, Yonelinas AP, Kishiyama M, Knight RT. (2011). Damage to the lateral prefrontal cortex impairs familiarity but not recollection. Behavioural Brain Research, 225, 297-304. [ pdf ]

2010

Yonelinas AP, Aly M, Wang W, Koen JD. (2010). Recollection and familiarity: Examining controversial assumptions and new directions. Hippocampus, 20, 1178-94. [ pdf ]

Aly M, Knight RT, Yonelinas AP. (2010). Faces are special but not too special: Spared face recognition in amnesia is based on familiarity. Neuropsychologia, 48, 3941-8. [ pdf ]

Aly M, Moscovitch M. (2010). The effects of sleep on episodic memory in older and younger adults. Memory, 18, 327-34. [ pdf ]

Tarder-Stoll H*, Jayakumar M*, Dimsdale-Zucker HR, Günseli E, Aly M. (2019). Dynamic internal states shape memory retrieval. PsyArXiv. doi: 10.31234/osf.io/kudj3 [ pdf* these authors contributed equally

Ruiz NA, Meager MR, Agarwal S, Aly M. (2019). The hippocampus is critical for spatial relational attention. bioRxiv. https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/765222v2 [ pdf

Günseli E, Aly M. (2019). Preparation for upcoming attentional states in the hippocampus and medial prefrontal cortex. bioRxiv. https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/825349v1 [ pdf

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