Publications and media


Robust averaging protects decisions from noise in neural computations PLoS Computational Biology
Li, V., Herce Canstanon, S., Soloman, J., Vandormael, H. and Summerfield, C.

Neuroscience-Inspired Artificial Intelligence Neuron
Hassabis, D., Kumaran, D., Summerfield, C., and Botvinick, M.

Selective overweighting of larger magnitudes during noisy numerical comparison Nature Hum. Behav. 2017
Spitzer, B., Waschke, L. and Summerfield, C.

Confidence matching in group decision-making Nature Hum. Behav. 2017
Bang, D., Aitchison, L., Moran, R., Herce-Castanon, S., Rafiee, B., Mahmoodi, A., Lau, J., Latham, P., Bahrami, B. and Summerfield, C.

Robust sampling of decision information during perceptual choice PNAS. 2017
Vandormael, H., Herce Castanon, S., Balaguer, J., Li, V., and Summerfield, C.

Perceptual decision making in rodents, monkeys, and humans Neuron. 2017
Hanks, T. and Summerfield, C.


Ventromedial prefrontal cortex encodes a latent estimate of cumulative reward Neuron. 2016
Juechems, K., Balaguer, J., Ruz, M., and Summerfield, C.

Visual prediction error spreads across object features in human visual cortex. J Neurosci. 2016
Jiang J., Summerfield C., Egner T.

Neural circuits trained with standard reinforcement learning can accumulate probabilistic information during decision making. Neural Comput. 2016
Kurzwara N., Summerfield C., Bogacz, R.

Hybrid computing using a neural network with dynamic external memory. Nature. 2016
Graves et al.

Encoding of Stimulus Probability in Macaque Inferior Temporal Cortex. Curr Biol. 2016
Bell A H., Summerfield C., Morin N J., Malecek, L G., Ungerleider L G.

Neural Mechanisms of Hierarchical Planning in a Virtual Subway Network. Neuron. 2016
Balaguer J., Spiers H., Hassabis D., Summerfield C.

Feature-Based Attention and Feature-Based Expectation. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 2016
Summerfield C., Egner T.

Economic irrationality is optimal during noisy decision making. PNAS. 2016
Tsetsos K., Moran R., Moreland J., Chater N., Usher M., Summerfield C.

Rhythmic gain control during supramodal integration of approximate number. NeuroImage. 2016.
Spitzer B.,Blankenburg F., Summerfield C.


Near-optimal integration of magnitude in the human parietal cortex. J Cog Neurosci. 2015
Tickle H, Speekenbrink, M., Tsetsos, K., Michael, E., Summerfield C.

Feature expectation heightens visual sensitivity during fine orientation discrimination. J Vis. 2015
Cheadle S, Egner T, Wyart V, Wu C, Summerfield C.

Ghosts in the decision machine. Neuron. 2015
Summerfield C, Blangero A.

The P300 as a build-to-threshold variable (Commentary on Twomey et al.). Eur J Neurosci. 2015
Summerfield C, Tickle H.

Neural mechanisms of human perceptual choice under focused and divided attention. J Neurosci. 2015
Wyart V., Myers N., Summerfield C.

Do humans make good decisions? Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 2015
Summerfield C, Tsetsos K.


Expectation in perceptual decision making: neural and computational mechanisms. Nature Reviews Neuroscience. 2014
Summerfield C, de Lange FP.

Neural Mechanisms of economic commitment in the medial prefrontal cortex. Elife. 2014
Tsetsos K, Wyart V, Shorkey SP and Summerfield C.

Adaptive gain control during human perceptual choice. Neuron. 2014
Cheadle S, Wyart V, Tsetsos K, Myers N, de Gardelle V, Herce Castañón S, and Summerfield C.

Priming by the variability of visual information. PNAS. 2014
Michael E, de Gardelle V, and Summerfield C.


Oh, rats! Post-error behavioral adjustment in creatures great and small. Nature Neuroscience. 2013
Summerfield, C., & Yeung, N.

Attention Sharpens the Distinction between Expected and Unexpected Percepts in the Visual Brain. J Neurosci, 2013
Jiang, J., Summerfield, C., & Egner, T.

Unreliable Evidence: 2 Sources of Uncertainty During Perceptual Choice. Cerebral Cortex. 2013
Michael, E., De Gardelle, V., Nevado-Holgado, A., & Summerfield, C.

Grounding predictive coding models in empirical neuroscience research. Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 2013
Egner T and Summerfield C.

Overlapping multivoxel patterns for two levels of visual expectation. Front. Hum. Neurosci. 2013
de Gardelle, V., Stokes, M.G., Johnen, V.M., Wyart, V., Summerfield, C.

Attention and Decision-making. In: The Oxford Handbook of Attention, Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2013
Summerfield, C., Egner, T.


Rhythmic Fluctuations in Evidence Accumulation during Decision Making in the Human Brain. Neuron, 2012
Wyart, V., de Gardelle, V., Scholl, J., Summerfield, C.

Concurrent repetition enhancement and suppression responses in extrastriate visual cortex. Cerebral Cortex., 2012
de Gardelle, V., Waszczuk, M., Egner, T., Summerfield, C.

Building bridges between perceptual and economic decision-making: neural and computational approaches. Frontiers in Decision Neuroscience, 2012
Summerfield C, Tsetsos K.

Metacognition in human decision-making: confidence and error monitoring. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2012
Yeung N, Summerfield C.

Dissociable prior influences of signal probability and relevance on visual contrast sensitivity. PNAS 2012.
Wyart V, Nobre AC, Summerfield C.


Perceptual classification in a rapidly changing environment. Neuron, 2011
Summerfield C, Behrens TE, Koechlin E.

Human scalp electroencephalography reveals that repetition suppression varies with expectation. Front. Hum. Neurosci., 2011
Summerfield C, Wyart V, Johnen VM, de Gardelle V.

Robust averaging during perceptual judgment. PNAS. 2011
de Gardelle V, Summerfield C.


Economic value biases uncertain perceptual choices in the parietal and prefrontal cortices. Front Hum Neurosci. 2010
Summerfield C, Koechlin E.

Expectation and surprise determine neural population responses in the ventral visual stream. J Neurosci. 2010
Egner T, Monti JM, Summerfield C.

The first does the work, but the third time's the charm: the effects of massed repetition on episodic encoding of multimodal face-name associations. J Cogn Neurosci. 2010
Mangels JA, Manzi A, Summerfield C.


Expectation (and attention) in visual cognition. Trends Cogn Sci. 2009
Summerfield C, Egner T.

Two mechanisms for task switching in the prefrontal cortex. J Neurosci. 2009
Hyafil A, Summerfield C, Koechlin E.

General mechanisms for making decisions? Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2009
Rushworth MF, Mars RB, Summerfield C.


Neural repetition suppression reflects fulfilled perceptual expectations. Nat Neurosci. 2008
Summerfield C, Trittschuh EH, Monti JM, Mesulam MM, Egner T.

A neural representation of prior information during perceptual inference. Neuron. 2008
Summerfield C, Koechlin E.


An information theoretical approach to prefrontal executive function. Trends Cogn Sci. 2007
Koechlin E, Summerfield C.


Predictive codes for forthcoming perception in the frontal cortex. Science. 2006
Summerfield C, Egner T, Greene M, Koechlin E, Mangels J, Hirsch J.

Dissociable neural mechanisms for encoding predictable and unpredictable events. J Cogn Neurosci. 2006
Summerfield C, Mangels JA.

Neocortical connectivity during episodic memory formation. PLoS Biol. 2006
Summerfield C, Greene M, Wager T, Egner T, Hirsch J, Mangels J.

Mistaking a house for a face: neural correlates of misperception in healthy humans. Cereb Cortex. 2006
Summerfield C, Egner T, Mangels J, Hirsch J.


Longitudinal evaluation of cerebral morphological changes in Parkinson's disease with and without dementia. J Neurol. 2005
Ramírez-Ruiz B, Martí MJ, Tolosa E, Bartrés-Faz D, Summerfield C, Salgado-Pineda P, Gómez-Ansón B, Junqué C.

Structural brain changes in Parkinson disease with dementia: a voxel-based morphometry study. Arch Neurol. 2005
Summerfield C, Junqué C, Tolosa E, Salgado-Pineda P, Gómez-Ansón B, Martí MJ, Pastor P, Ramírez-Ruíz B, Mercader J.

Functional coupling between frontal and parietal lobes during recognition memory. Neuroreport. 2005
Summerfield C, Mangels JA.

Coherent theta-band EEG activity predicts item-context binding during encoding. Neuroimage. 2005
Summerfield C, Mangels JA.

Amygdalar and hippocampal MRI volumetric reductions in Parkinson's disease with dementia. Mov Disord. 2005
Junqué C, Ramírez-Ruiz B, Tolosa E, Summerfield C, Martí MJ, Pastor P, Gómez-Ansón B, Mercader JM.

Effects of subthalamic nucleus stimulation on characteristics of EMG activity underlying reaction time in Parkinson's disease. Mov Disord. 2004
Kumru H, Summerfield C, Valldeoriola F, Valls-Solé J.

Dementia in Parkinson disease: a proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy study. Arch Neurol. 2002
Summerfield C, Gómez-Ansón B, Tolosa E, Mercader JM, Martí MJ, Pastor P, Junqué C.

Induced gamma activity is associated with conscious awareness of pattern masked nouns. Int J Psychophysiol. 2002
Summerfield C, Jack AI, Burgess AP.