Interesting findings by the Emotion & Cognition Lab
When amnesia flips to enhancement... (2014)
Emotion strengthens high-priority memory traces but weakens low-priority memory traces. PDF
GANE Model in press
Proposes that local interactions of norepinephine and glutamate can explain emotional arousal's apparently contradictory effects. PDF
Barber, S.J., Mather, M., & Gatz, M. (in press). How stereotype threat affects healthy older adults' performance on clinical assessments of cognitive decline: The key role of regulatory fit. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences.PDF
Hirst, W., Phelps, E. A., Meksin, R., Vaidya, C. J., Johnson, M. K., Mitchell, K. J., Buckner, R. L., Budson, A. E., Gabrieli, J. D. E., Lustig, C., Mather, M., Ochsner, K. N., Schacter, D., Simons, J. S., Lyle, K. B., Cuc, A. F., Olsson, A. (in press). A ten-year follow-up of a study of memory for the attack of September 11, 2001: Flashbulb memories and memories for flashbulb events. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General.
Martins, B., & Mather, M. (in press). Default mode network and later-life emotion regulation: Linking functional connectivity patterns and emotional outcomes. In A. D. Ong & C. E. L & oumlckenhoff, Emotion, Aging, and Health.
Mather, M. (in press). The affective neuroscience of aging. Annual Review of Psychology, 67. PDF
Mather, M., Clewett, D., Sakaki, M., & Harley, C. W. (in press). Norepinephrine ignites local hot spots of neuronal excitation: How arousal amplifies selectivity in perception and memory. Behavioral and Brain Sciences. PDF
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