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Sander Nieuwenhuis / Leiden University
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Brown, S.B., Slagter, H.A., van Noorden, M.S., Giltay, E.J., van der Wee, N.J., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (in preparation). Effects of clonidine and scopolamine on multiple target detection in rapid serial visual presentation.

 

Brown, S.B., van Noorden, M.S., Giltay, E.J., van der Wee, N.J., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (submitted). Noradrenergic and cholinergic effects on speed and sensitivity measures of phasic alerting.

 

de Rover, M., Brown, S.B., Band, G.P., Giltay, E.J., van Noorden, M.S., van der Wee, N.J., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (submitted). Beta receptor-mediated modulation of the oddball P3 but not error-related ERP components in humans.

 

Harsay, H.A., Cohen, M.X., Spaan, M., Weeda, W., Nieuwenhuis, S., & Ridderinkhof, K.R. (submitted). Pupil dilation predicts shifts between default and task-focused brain networks during error awareness.

 

Matzke, D., Nieuwenhuis, S., van Rijn, H., Slagter, H.A., van der Molen, M.W., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (submitted). The effect of horizontal eye movements on free recall: A preregistered adversarial collaboration.

 

Murphy, P., Vandekerckhove, J., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2014). Pupil-linked arousal determines variability in perceptual decision making. PLoS Computational Biology, 10: e1003854. [manuscript][suppl material]

 

Van Nunspeet, F., Derks, B., Ellemers, N., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (in press). Moral impression management: Evaluation by an ingroup member during a moral IAT enhances perceptual attention and conflict- and response-monitoring. Social Psychological and Personality Science. [manuscript]

 

van den Brink, R.L. Wynn, S., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2014). Post-error slowing as a consequence of disturbed low-frequency oscillatory phase entrainment. Journal of Neuroscience, 34, 11096-11105.[manuscript]

 

Van Steenbergen, H., Band, G.P., Hommel, B., Rombouts, S.A., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (in press). Van Steenbergen, H., Band, G.P., Hommel, B., Rombouts, S.A., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (in press). Hedonic hotspots regulate cingulate-driven adaptation to cognitive demands. Cerebral Cortex. [manuscript]

 

Brown, S., van Steenbergen, H., Kedar, T., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2014). Effects of arousal on cognitive control: Empirical tests of the conflict-modulated Hebbian-learning hypothesis. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8:23. [manuscript]

 

Van Nunspeet, F., Ellemers, N., Derks, B., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2014). Moral concerns increase attention and response monitoring during IAT performance: ERP evidence. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9, 141-149. [manuscript]

 

Scheepers, D., Derks, B., Nieuwenhuis, S., Lelieveld, G.-J., van Nunspeet, F., Rombouts, S.A., & de Rover, M. (2013). The neural correlates of in-group and self-face perception: Is there overlap for high identifiers? Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7:528. [manuscript]

 

Colzato, L.S., de Rover, M., van den Wildenberg, W.P.M., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2013). Genetic marker of norepinephrine synthesis predicts individual differences in post-error slowing: A pilot study. Neuropsychologia, 51, 2600- 2604. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S. & de Kleijn, R. (2013). The impact of alertness on cognitive control. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 39, 1797-1801. [manuscript]

 

Donner, T.H.. & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2013). Brain-wide gain modulation: the rich get richer. Nature Neuroscience, 16, 989-990. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Elzinga, B.M., Ras, P., Berends, F., Duijs, P, Samara, Z., & Slagter, H.A. (2013). Bilateral saccadic eye movements and tactile stimulation, but not auditory stimulation, enhance memory retrieval. Brain and Cognition, 81, 52-56. [manuscript]

 

Dutilh, G., van Ravenzwaaij, D., Nieuwenhuis, S., van der Maas, H.L., Forstmann, B.U., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2012). How to measure post-error slowing: A confound and a simple solution. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 56, 208-216. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Jepma, M., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. Temporal expectation may affect the onset, not the rate, of evidence accumulation [electronic response to Rohenkohl, Cravo, Wyart, & Nobre (2012). Temporal expectation improves the quality of sensory information. Journal of Neuroscience, 32, 8424-8428] [pdf including response to letter of Rohenkohl and colleagues] [link to J Neurosci page]

 

Brown, S., van Steenbergen, H., Band, G.P., de Rover, M., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2012). Functional significance of the emotion-related late positive potential. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 6:33. [manuscript]

 

Jepma, M., Verdonschot, R.G., van Steenbergen, H., Rombouts, S.A., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2012). Neural mechanisms underlying the induction and relief of perceptual curiosity. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 6:5. [manuscript]

 

Jepma, M., Wagenmakers, E.-J., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2012). Temporal expectation and information processing: A model-based analysis. Cognition, 122, 426-441. [manuscript]

 

De Rover, M., Brown, S.B., Boot, N., Hajcak, G., van Noorden, M.S., van der Wee, N.J., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2012). Beta receptor-mediated modulation of the late positive potential in humans. Psychopharmacology, 219, 971-979. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Forstmann, B.U., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2011). Erroneous analyses of interactions in neuroscience: A problem of significance. Nature Neuroscience, 14, 1105-1107. [manuscript] [commentary in the Guardian]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., & Donner, T.H. (2011). The visual attention network untangled. Nature Neuroscience, 14, 542-543. [manuscript]

 

Jepma, M., Deinum, J., Asplund, C.L., Rombouts, S.A., Tamsma, J.T., Tjeerdema, N., Spape, M.M., Garland, E.M., Robertson, D., Lenders, J.W., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2011). Neurocognitive function in dopamine-beta-hydroxylase deficiency. Neuropsychopharmacology, 36, 1608-1619. [manuscript] [supplementary material]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S. (2011). Learning, the P3, and the locus coeruleus-norepinephrine system. In: R. Mars, J. Sallet, M. Rushworth, and N. Yeung (Eds.) Neural Basis of Motivational and Cognitive Control. Oxford University Press, p. 209-222. [manuscript]

 

Jepma, M., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2011). Pupil diameter predicts changes in the exploration-exploitation trade-off: Evidence for the adaptive gain theory. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 1587-1596. [manuscript] [supplementary material]

 

Samara, Z., Elzinga, B.M., Slagter, H.A., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2011). Do horizontal saccadic eye movements increase interhemispheric coherence? Investigation of a hypothesized neural mechanism underlying EMDR. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 2:4. [open access]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., & de Kleijn, R. (2011). Consciousness of targets during the attentional blink: A gradual or all-or-none dimension? Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 73, 364-373. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., de Geus, E.J., & Aston-Jones, G. (2011). The anatomical and functional relationship between the P3 and autonomic components of the orienting response. Psychophysiology, 48, 162-175. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., & Jepma, M. (2011). Investigating the role of the noradrenergic system in human cognition. In T. Robbins, M. Delgado, & E. Phelps (Eds.), Decision making. Attention & Performance, Vol. XXIII.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 367-385. [manuscript]

 

De Rover, M., van Noorden, M.S., Nieuwenhuis, S., & van der Wee, N.J. (2010). Severe side effects of a single dose of the beta-blocker propranolol: a case report. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 94, 576-577. [manuscript]

 

Jepma, M., Te Beek, E.T., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Van Gerven, J.M., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2010). The role of the noradrenergic system in the exploration-exploitation trade-off: A psychopharmacological study. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 4: 170. [open access]

 

Colzato, L., Waszak, F., Nieuwenhuis, S., Posthuma, D., & Hommel, B. (2010). The flexible mind is associated with the catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) Val158Met polymorphism: Evidence for a role of dopamine in the control of task switching. Neuropsychologia, 48, 2764-2768. [manuscript]

 

Gilzenrat, M.S., Nieuwenhuis, S., Jepma, M., & Cohen, J.D. (2010). Pupil diameter tracks changes in control state predicted by the adaptive gain theory of locus coeruleus function. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 10, 252-269. [manuscript] (selected by the Psychonomic Society as "Best Article published in CABN in 2010")

 

Bogacz, R., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Forstmann, B.U., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2010). The neural basis of the speed-accuracy tradeoff. Trends in Neurosciences, 33, 10-16. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., & de Rover, M. (2010). Event-related potentials. Encyclopedia of Psychopharmacology. Springer Verlag. [manuscript]

 

Yeung, N., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2009). Dissociating response conflict and error likelihood in anterior cingulate cortex. Journal of Neuroscience,29, 14506-14510. [manuscript]

 

Slagter, H.A., Lutz A., Greischar, L.L., Nieuwenhuis, S., & Davidson R.J. (2009). Theta phase synchrony and conscious target perception: Impact of intensive mental training. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 29, 1536-1549. [manuscript]

 

Jepma, M., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Band, G.P.H., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2009). The effects of accessory stimuli on information processing: Evidence from electrophysiology and a diffusion-model analysis. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 21, 847-864. [manuscript]

 

Keizer, A.W., Nieuwenhuis, S., Colzato, L.S., Teeuwisse, W., Rombouts, S.A.R.B., & Hommel, B. (2008). When moving faces activate the house area: an fMRI study of object file retrieval. Behavioral and Brain Functions, 4:50. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Jepma, M., La Fors, S., & Olivers, C.N.L. (2008). The role of the magnocellular and parvocellular pathways in the attentional blink. Brain and Cognition, 68, 42-48. [manuscript]

 

Colzato, L.S., Bajo, M.T., Van den Wildenberg, W., Paolieri, D., Nieuwenhuis, S., La Heij, W., & Hommel, B. (2008). How does bilingualism improve executive control? A comparison of active and reactive inhibition mechanisms. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 34, 302-312. [manuscript]

 

Ridderinkhof, K.R., Nieuwenhuis, S., & Braver, T.S. (2007). Medial frontal cortex function: An introduction and overview. Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience, 7, 261-265. (Introduction to Special Issue of CABN) [manuscript]

 

Yeung, N., Ralph, J., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2007). Drink alcohol and dim the lights: The impact of cognitive deficits on medial frontal cortex function. Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience, 7, 347-355. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Van Nieuwpoort, C., Veltman, D.J., & Drent, M.L. (2007). Effects of the noradrenergic agonist clonidine on temporal and spatial attention. Psychopharmacology, 193, 261-269.[manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Schweizer, T.S., Mars, R.B., Botvinick, M.M., & Hajcak, G. (2007). Error-likelihood prediction in the medial frontal cortex: A critical evaluation. Cerebral Cortex, 17, 1570-1581. [manuscript]

 

Slagter, H.A., Lutz, A., Greischar, L.L., Francis, A.D., Nieuwenhuis, S., Davis, J., & Davidson, R.J. (2007). Mental training affects distribution of limited brain resources. PLoS Biology, 5, e138. [manuscript]

 

Yeung, N., Bogacz, R., Holroyd, C.B., Nieuwenhuis, S., & Cohen, J.D. (2007). Theta phase-resetting and the error-related negativity. Psychophysiology, 44, 39-49. [manuscript]

 

Hajcak, G., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2006). Reappraisal modulates the electrocortical response to unpleasant pictures. Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience, 6, 291-297. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Stins, J.F., Posthuma, D., Polderman, T.J.C., Boomsma, D.I., & De Geus, E.J. (2006). Accounting for sequential trial effects in the flanker task: Conflict adaptation or associative priming? Memory & Cognition, 34, 1260-1272. [manuscript]

 

Olivers, C.N.L., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2006). The beneficial effects of additional task load, positive affect, and instruction on the attentional blink. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 32, 364-379. [manuscript]

 

Donkers, F.C.L., Nieuwenhuis, S., & Van Boxtel, G.J.M. (2005). Mediofrontal negativities to averted gains and losses in the absence of responding. Cognitive Brain Research, 25, 777-787. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., & Yeung, N. (2005). Neural mechanisms of attention and control: Losing our inhibitions? Nature Neuroscience, 8, 1631-1633. [manuscript]

 

Overbeek, T.J.M., Nieuwenhuis, S., & Ridderinkhof, K.R. (2005). Dissociable components of error processing: On the functional significance of the PE vis-à-vis the ERN/NE. Journal of Psychophysiology, 19, 319-329. [manuscript]

 

Mars, R.B., Coles, M.G.H., Grol, M.J., Holroyd, C.B., Nieuwenhuis, S., Hulstijn, W., & Toni, I. (2005). Neural dynamics of error processing in medial frontal cortex. NeuroImage, 28, 1007-1013. [manuscript]

 

Talsma, D., Slagter, H.A., Nieuwenhuis, S., Hage, J., & Kok, A. (2005). The orienting of visuospatial attention: An event-related brain potential study. Cognitive Brain Research, 25, 117-129. [manuscript]

 

Hajcak, G., Nieuwenhuis, S., Ridderinkhof, K.R., & Simons, R.F. (2005). Error-preceding brain activity: Robustness, temporal dynamics, and boundary conditions. Biological Psychology, 70, 67-78. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Gilzenrat, M.S., Holmes, B.D., & Cohen, J.D. (2005). The role of the locus coeruleus in mediating the attentional blink: A neurocomputational theory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 134, 291-307. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Aston-Jones, G., & Cohen, J.D. (2005). Decision making, the P3, and the locus coeruleus-norepinephrine system.Psychological Bulletin, 131, 510-532. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Slagter, H., Alting von Geusau, N., Heslenfeld, D.J., & Holroyd, C.B. (2005). Knowing good from bad: Differential activation of human cortical areas by positive and negative outcomes. European Journal of Neuroscience, 21, 3161-3168. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S.*, Nielen, M. *, Mol, N., Hajcak, G., & Veltman, D. (2005). Performance monitoring in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Psychiatry Research, 134, 111-122. (* = shared first authors) [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Heslenfeld, D.J., Alting von Geusau, N.J., Mars, R.B., Holroyd, C.B., & Yeung, N. (2005). Activity in human reward-sensitive brain areas is strongly context dependent. NeuroImage, 25, 1302-1309. [manuscript]

 

Olivers, C.N.L., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2005). The beneficial effect of concurrent task-irrelevant mental activity on temporal attention. Psychological Science, 16, 265-269. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Broerse, A., Nielen, M.M.A., & De Jong, R. (2004). A goal activation approach to the study of executive function: An application to antisaccade tasks. Brain and Cognition, 56, 198-214. [manuscript]

 

Ridderinkhof, K.R., Ullsperger, M., Crone, E.A., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2004). The role of medial frontal cortex in cognitive control. Science, 306, 443-447. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Holroyd C.B., Mol, N., & Coles, M.G.H. (2004). Reinforcement-related brain potentials from medial frontal cortex: Origins and functional significance. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 28, 441-448. [manuscript]

 

Holroyd, C.B., Nieuwenhuis, S., Mars, R.B., & Coles, M.G.H. (2004). Anterior cingulate cortex, selection for action, and error processing. In: Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention (ed. M.I. Posner), pp. 219-231. New York: Guilford Press. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Yeung, N., Holroyd, C.B., Schurger, A., & Cohen, J.D. (2004). Sensitivity of electrophysiological activity from medial frontal cortex to utilitarian and performance feedback. Cerebral Cortex, 14, 741-747. [manuscript]

 

Holroyd C.B.*, Nieuwenhuis, S. *, Yeung, N., Nystrom, L.E., Mars, R.B., Coles, M.G.H., & Cohen, J.D. (2004). Dorsal anterior cingulate cortex shows fMRI response to internal and external error signals. Nature Neuroscience, 7, 497-498. (* = shared first authors) [manuscript] [suppl material]

 

Van der Veen, F.M., Nieuwenhuis, S., Crone, E.A., & Van der Molen, M.W. (2004). Cardiac and electro-cortical responses to performance feedback reflect different aspects of feedback processing. In: Errors, Conflicts and the Brain. Current Opinions on Performance Monitoring (eds. M. Ullsperger & M. Falkenstein), pp. 63-70. Leipzig: MPI of Cognitive Neuroscience. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Yeung, N., & Cohen, J.D. (2004). Stimulus modality, perceptual overlap, and the Go/NoGo N2. Psychophysiology, 41, 157-160. [manuscript]

 

Holroyd, C.B., Nieuwenhuis, S., Yeung, N., & Cohen, J.D. (2003). Errors in reward prediction are reflected in the event-related brain potential. Neuroreport, 14, 2481-2484. [manuscript]

 

Ridderinkhof, K.R., Nieuwenhuis, S., & Bashore, T.R. (2003). Errors are foreshadowed in brain potentials associated with action monitoring in cingulate cortex. Neuroscience Letters, 348, 1-4. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Yeung, N., Van den Wildenberg, W. & Ridderinkhof, K.R. (2003). Electrophysiological correlates of anterior cingulate function in a Go/NoGo task: Effects of response conflict and trial-type frequency. Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience, 3, 17-26. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Yeung, N., & Cohen, J.D. (2003). A computational simulation of electrophysiological markers of anterior cingulate activity in a Go/NoGo task. Technical Report 2003/1, Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Princeton University. [manuscript]

 

Holroyd, C.B., Coles, M.G.H., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2002). Medial prefrontal cortex and error potentials. Science, 296, 1610-1611. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Ridderinkhof, K.R., Talsma, D., Coles, M.G.H., Holroyd, C.B., Kok, A., & Van der Molen (2002). A computational account of altered error processing in older age: Dopamine and the error-related negativity. Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience, 2, 19-36. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., & Monsell, S. (2002). Residual costs in task-switching: Testing the failure-to-engage hypothesis. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 9, 86-92. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Ridderinkhof, K.R., Blom, J., Band, G.P.H., & Kok (2001). Error-related brain potentials are differentially related to awareness of response errors: Evidence from an antisaccade task. Psychophysiology, 38, 752-760. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S., Ridderinkhof, K.R., De Jong, R., Kok, A., & Van der Molen, M.W. (2000). Inhibitory inefficiency and failures of intention activation: Age-related decline in the control of saccadic eye movements. Psychology and Aging, 15, 635-647. [manuscript]

 

Lorist, M..M., Klein, M., Nieuwenhuis, S., De Jong, R., Mulder, G., & Meijman, T.F. (2000). Mental fatigue and task control: Planning and preparation. Psychophysiology, 37, 614-625. [manuscript]

 

 

Dutch publications

 

Nieuwenhuis, S. (2013). Het brein: een bron van onzekerheid. Inaugural lecture (oratie), 6 September 2013.[booklet]

 

van Nunspeet, F., Derks, B., Ellemers, N., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2012). Willen, denken, doen: Een ERP-onderzoek naar de invloed van morele motieven op sociale categorisatie in een impliciete associatietest. In M. Stick, M. Baas, L. van Dillen, R. Dotsch, D. Lakens, & M. de Vries (Eds.) Jaarboek Sociale Psychologie 2012. Groningen: ASPO Pers.

 

Wagenmakers, E.J., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2005). Damasio's error? De somatic marker hypothese onder vuur. Neuropraxis, nr. 6, 165-169. [manuscript]

 

Nieuwenhuis, S. (2005). Foutendetectie in de menselijke hersenen. Neuropraxis, nr. 3, 59-63. [manuscript]

 

Talsma, D., Slagter, H.A., & Nieuwenhuis, S. (2004). Het eerste Nederlandse event-related potentials kwartetspel. Ter gelegenheid van het emeritaat van prof. Albert Kok.

 

Nieuwenhuis, S. & Olsthoorn, N. (1999). Stamboom van de Nederlandse Psychonomie [poster].