Selected references

Recent publications:



  • Peters JC, Vlamings P, Kemner C. (2013). Neural processing of high and low spatial frequency information in faces changes across development: qualitative changes in face processing during adolescence. European Journal of Neuroscience.
  • Peters JC, Reithler J, Schuhmann T, De Graaf T, Uludag K, Goebel R, Sack AT. (2013). On the feasibility of concurrent human TMS-EEG-fMRI measurements. Journal of Neurophysiology 109 1214-1227
  • De Martino F, Moerel M, van de Moortele PF, Ugurbil K, Goebel R, Yacoub E, Formisano E. (2013). Spatial organization of frequency preference and selectivity in the human inferior colliculus. Nature Communications, 4, 1386.


  • Peters JC, Roelfsema PR, Goebel, R. (2012) Task-relevant and accessory items in working memory have opposite effects on activity in extrastriate cortex. Journal of Neuroscience
  • Goffaux V, Martin R, Dormal G, Goebel R, Schiltz C. (2012) Attentional shifts induced by uninformative number symbols modulate neural activity in human occipital cortex. Neuropsychologia. PLoS One 7, e38118
  • Sorger B, Reithler J, Dahmen B, Goebel R. (2012) A real-time fMRI-based spelling device immediately enabling robust motor-independent communication. Current Biology, 22, 1333-8.
  • Tamietto M, Pullens P, de Gelder B, Weiskrantz L, Goebel R. (2012). Subcortical connections to human amygdala and changes following destruction of the visual cortex. Current Biology, 22, 1449-55.
  • Bastiani M, Shah NJ, Goebel R, Roebroeck A. (2012). Human cortical connectome reconstruction from diffusion weighted MRI: the effect of tractography algorithm. Neuroimage, 62,1732-49.
  • Linden DE, Habes I, Johnston SJ, Linden S, Tatineni R, Subramanian L, Sorger B, Healy D, Goebel R. (2012). Real-time self-regulation of emotion networks in patients with depression. PLoS One,7, e38115.
  • Goebel R. (2012). Position coding in the visual word form area. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 109, 9226-7.
  • De Weerd P*, Reithler J*, van de Ven V*, Been M, Jacobs C, Sack AT. (2012). Posttraining transcranial magnetic stimulation of striate cortex disrupts consolidation early in visual skill learning. Journal of Neuroscience.32, 1981-8.
  • Siegel, F., Heimel, J.A., Peters, J., and Lohmann, C. (2012) Peripheral and central inputs shape network dynamics in the developing visual cortex in vivo. Current Biology 22 253-258.
  • Peters, J.C., Reithler, J., and Goebel, R. (2012) Modeling invariant object processing based on tight integration of simulated and empirical data in a common brain space. Frontiers of Computational Neuroscience 6, 12.
  • Goebel R, Peters, J. (2012). Memorad. BrainVoyager – een veelzijdig, multimodaal neuroimaging softwarepakket voor data-analyse en visualisatie 1, 68.
  • De Borst, A.W., Sack, A.T., Jansma, B.M., Esposito, F., De Martino, F., Valente, G., Roebroeck, A., Di Salle, F., Goebel, R., and Formisano, E. Integration of “what” and “where” in frontal cortex during visual imagery of scenes. NeuroImage 60 (2012) 47-58.
  • Frost, M.A., and Goebel, R. Measuring structural-functional correspondence: Spatial variability of specialised brain regions after macro-anatomical alignment. NeurImage 59 (2012) 1369-1381.
  • Zimmermann, J., Roebroeck, A., Uludag, K., Sack, A., Formisano, E., Jansma, B., De Weerd, P., Goebel, R. (2012). Network-based statistics for a community driven transparent publication process. Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 6, 11.
  • Senden, M., Goebel, R., Deco, G. (2012). Structural connectivity allows for multi-threading during rest: The structure of the cortex leads to efficient alternation between resting state exploratory behavior and default mode processing. Neuroimage, 60, 2274-2284.
  • Seehaus, A.K., Roebroeck, A., Chiry, O., Kim, D.S., Ronen, I., Bratzke, H., Goebel, R., Galuske, R.A. (2012). Histological Validation of DW-MRI Tractography in Human Postmortem Tissue. Cerebral Cortex.
  • de Borst, A.W., Sack, A.T., Jansma, B.M., Esposito, F., de Martino, F., Valente, G., Roebroeck, A., di Salle, F., Goebel, R., Formisano, E. (2012). Integration of "what" and "where" in frontal cortex during visual imagery of scenes. Neuroimage, 60, 47-58.
  • Bien, N., Goebel, R., Sack, A.T. (2012). Extinguishing Extinction: Hemispheric Differences in the Modulation of TMS-induced Visual Extinction by Directing Covert Spatial Attention. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24, 809-818.
  • Born, J.M., Martens, M.J., Rutters, F., Lemmens, S.G., Goebel, R., Westerterp-Plantenga, M.S. (2012). High HPA-axis activation disrupts the link between liking and wanting with liking and wanting related brain signaling. Physiology & Behavior, 105, 321-324.
  • Frost, M. & Goebel, R. (2012). Measuring structural-functional correspondence: Spatial variability of specialised brain regions after macro-anatomical alignment. NeuroImage, 59, 1369-1381.
  • van de Ven, V., Jans, B., Goebel, R., De Weerd, P. (2012). Early human visual cortex encodes surface brightness induced by dynamic context. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24, 367-377.
  • Jacobs, C., Goebel, R., Sack, A.T. (2012). Visual awareness suppression by pre-stimulus brain stimulation; a neural effect. NeuroImage, 59, 616-624.
  • Bien, N., ten Oever, S., Goebel, R., Sack, A.T. (2012). The sound of size: crossmodal binding in pitch-size synesthesia: a combined TMS, EEG and psychophysics study. NeuroImage, 59, 663-672.
  • Schuhmann, T., Schiller, N.O., Goebel, R., Sack, A.T. (2012). Speaking of which: dissecting the neurocognitive network of language production in picture naming. Cerebral Cortex, 22, 701-709.


  • Olivers, C.N., Peters, J., Houtkamp, R., and Roelfsema, P.R. (2011). Different states in visual working memory: when it guides attention and when it does not. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 15, 327-334.
  • Reithler, J., Peters, J., and Sack, A.T. (2011). Multimodal transcranial magnetic stimulation: using concurrent neuroimaging to reveal the neural network dynamics of noninvasive brain stimulation. Progress in Neurobiology, 94, 149-165.
  • Zimmermann*, J., Goebel*, R., De Martino, F., van de Moortele, P.F., Feinberg, D., Adriany, G., Chaimov, D., Shmuel, A., Uğurbil, K. & Yacoub, E. (2011). Mapping the organization of axis of motion selective features in human area MT using high-field fMRI. PLoS One,, 6, e28716
  • Subramanian, L. Hindle, J.V., Johnston, S., Roberts, M.V., Husain, M., Goebel, R., Linden, D. (2011). Real-Time Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Neurofeedback for Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease. The Journal of Neuroscience, 31, 16309-16317.
  • de Graaf, T.A., de Jong, M.C., Goebel, R., van Ee, R., Sack, A.T. (2011). On the functional relevance of frontal cortex for passive and voluntarily controlled bistable vision. Cerebral Cortex, 21, 2322-2331.
  • Esposito, F. & Goebel, R. (2011). Extracting functional networks with spatial independent component analysis: the role of dimensionality, reliability and aggregation scheme. Current Opinion in Neurology, 24, 379-385.
  • De Martino, F., Esposito, F., van de Moortele, P.F., Harel, N., Formisano, E., Goebel, R., Ugurbil, K., Yacoub, E. (2011). Whole brain high-resolution functional imaging at ultra high magnetic fields: an application to the analysis of resting state networks. NeuroImage, 57, 1031-1044.
  • Born, J.M., Lemmens, S.G., Martens, M.J., Formisano, E., Goebel, R., Westerterp-Plantenga, M.S. (2011). Differences between liking and wanting signals in the human brain and relations with cognitive dietary restraint and body mass index. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 94, 392-403.
  • Jiang, F., Dricot, L., Weber, J., Righi, G., Tarr, M.J., Goebel, R., Rossion, B. (2011). Face categorization in visual scenes may start in a higher order area of the right fusiform gyrus: evidence from dynamic visual stimulation in neuroimaging. Journal of Neurophysiology, 106, 2720-2736.
  • Roebroeck A, Formisano E, Goebel R (2011). The identification of interacting networks in the brain using fMRI: model selection, causality and deconvolution. NeuroImage, 58, 296-302.
  • Maus, B., van Breukelen, G.J., Goebel, R., Berger, M.P. (2011). Optimal design for nonlinear estimation of the hemodynamic response function. Human Brain Mapping
  • Rossion, B., Dricot, L., Goebel, R., Busigny, T. (2011). Holistic face categorization in higher order visual areas of the normal and prosopagnosic brain: toward a non-hierarchical view of face perception. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 4, 225.
  • Maus, B., van Breukelen, G.J., Goebel, R., Berger, M.P. (2011). Optimal design of multi-subject blocked fMRI experiments. NeuroImage, 56, 1338-1352.
  • Johnston, S., Linden, D.E., Healy, D., Goebel, R., Habes, I., Boehm, S.G. (2011). Upregulation of emotion areas through neurofeedback with a focus on positive mood. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 11, 44-51.
  • De Martino, F., de Borst, A.W., Valente, G., Goebel, R. & Formisano, E. (2011). Predicting EEG single trial responses with simultaneous fMRI and relevance vector machine regression. NeuroImage, 56, 826-836.
  • Valente, G., De Martino, F., Esposito, F., Goebel, R., Formisano, E. (2011). Predicting subject-driven actions and sensory experience in a virtual world with relevance vector machine regression of fMRI data. NeuroImage, 56, 651-661.
  • Goffaux, V., Peters, J., Haubrechts, J., Schiltz, C., Jansma, B., & Goebel, R. (2011). From coarse to fine? Spatial and temporal dynamics of cortical face processing. Cerebral Cortex, 21, 467-476.





Recent key publications (before 2009):