Laboratory that studies brain dynamics through mathematical and statistical algorithms

Publications year



The discrete logic of the Brain-Explicit modelling of Brain State durations in EEG and MEG. bioRxiv, 635300.

Trujillo-Barreto, N. J., Araya, D., & El-Deredy, W. (2019).


Limbic-visual attenuation to crying faces underlies neglectful mothering. Scientific reports, 9(1), 6373.

León, I., Rodrigo, M. J., El-Deredy, W., Modroño, C., Hernández-Cabrera, J. A., & Quiñones, I. (2019).


Sensitivity to pain expectations: A Bayesian model of individual differences

R Hoskin, C Berzuini, D Acosta-Kane, W El-Deredy, H Guo, D Talmi
Cognition 182, 127-139
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Identification of memory reactivation during sleep by EEG classification

Suliman Belal, James Cousins, Wael El-Deredy, Laura Parkes, Jules Schneider, Hikaru Tsujimura, Alexia Zoumpoulaki, Marta Perapoch, Lorena Santamaria, Penelope Lewis
NeuroImage 176, 203-214

Temporal dissociation of salience and prediction error responses to appetitive and aversive taste

EJ Hird, W El‐Deredy, A Jones, D Talmi
Psychophysiology 55 (2), e12976

A comparison between the neural correlates of laser and electric pain stimulation and their modulation by expectation

EJ Hird, AKP Jones, D Talmi, W El-Deredy
Journal of neuroscience methods 293, 117-127
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A re-examination of “bias” in human randomness perception.

PA Warren, U Gostoli, GD Farmer, W El-Deredy, U Hahn
American Psychological Association

The effect of expected value on attraction effect preference reversals

GD Farmer, PA Warren, W El‐Deredy, A Howes
Journal of behavioral decision making 30 (4), 785-793

Evidence for frequency-dependent cortical plasticity in the human brain

Caroline A Lea-Carnall, Nelson J Trujillo-Barreto, Marcelo A Montemurro, Wael El-Deredy, Laura M Parkes
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114 (33), 8871-8876

Effects of acute ketamine infusion on visual working memory: event-related potentials

I Koychev, JFW Deakin, W El-Deredy, C Haenschel
Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging 2 (3), 253-262

Pre-stimulus alpha oscillations over somatosensory cortex predict tactile misperceptions

M Craddock, E Poliakoff, W El-deredy, E Klepousniotou, DM Lloyd
Neuropsychologia 96, 9-18
Publications year



Good vibrations: Global processing can increase the pleasantness of touch

L Mirams, E Poliakoff, EH Zandstra, M Hoeksma, A Thomas, W El-Deredy
The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology 69 (12), 2471-2486

A systematic review of efficacy of the attention training technique in clinical and nonclinical samples

MM Knowles, P Foden, W El‐Deredy, A Wells
Journal of clinical psychology 72 (10), 999-1025

Why contextual preference reversals maximize expected value.

A Howes, PA Warren, G Farmer, W El-Deredy, RL Lewis
Psychological review 123 (4), 368

I feel bad and look worse than you: Social comparisons moderate the effect of mood on face health judgement

L Mirams, E Poliakoff, EH Zandstra, M Hoeksma, A Thomas, W El-Deredy
Acta psychologica 168, 12-19

The functional role of neural oscillations in non-verbal emotional communication

AE Symons, W El-Deredy, M Schwartze, SA Kotz
Frontiers in human neuroscience 10, 239

Cued reactivation of motor learning during sleep leads to overnight changes in functional brain activity and connectivity

JN Cousins, W El-Deredy, LM Parkes, N Hennies, PA Lewis
PLoS biology 14 (5), e1002451

Cortical resonance frequencies emerge from network size and connectivity

CA Lea-Carnall, MA Montemurro, NJ Trujillo-Barreto, LM Parkes, ...
PLoS computational biology 12 (2), e1004740

Attentional bias predicts increased reward salience and risk taking in bipolar disorder

L Mason, NJ Trujillo-Barreto, RP Bentall, W El-Deredy
Biological psychiatry 79 (4), 311-319

Fitting Human Decision Making Models using Python

A Weinstein, W El-Deredy, S Chabert, M Fuentes