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Marois Lab Publications


Han SW, Eaton HP, & Marois R. (2018). Functional fractionation of the cingulo-opercular  

    network: Alerting insula and updating cingulate. Cerebral Cortex. (pdf)


Fougnie DL, Cockhren J, Marois R (2018) A common source of attention for auditory and      

    visual tracking. Att. Percept. Psychophys. (pdf)


Ginther MR, Bonnie RJ, Hoffman MB, Shen FX, Simons KW, Jones OD, Marois

R (2016) Parsing the Behavioral and Brain Mechanisms of Third-Party

Punishment. J Neurosci. 36:9420-34. (pdf)


Tamber-Rosenau BJ, Marois R. (2016) Central attention is serial, but midlevel

and peripheral attention are parallel – A hypothesis. Atten Percept

Psychophys. 78:1874-88. (pdf)


Buckholtz, JW, Martin, JW, Treadway, MT, Jan, K, Zald, DH, Jones, OD, &

Marois, R (2015) From blame to punishment: Disrupting prefrontal cortex

    activity reveals norm enforcement mechanisms. Neuron, 87:1369-80. (pdf)


Tamber-Rosenau, BJ, Fintzi, A., & Marois, R. (2015) Crowding in visual working

memory reveals its spatial resolution and the nature of its representations.

Psychological Science, 26:1511-21(pdf)


Godwin, D., Barry, R.L., & Marois, R. (2015) Breakdown of the brain’s functional network modularity with awareness. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 112:3799-804. (pdf)


Fougnie, DL, Zughni, S., Godwin, D, & Marois, R (2015) Working memory

storage is intrinsically domain-specific. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. 144:30-47. (pdf)


Ginther, MR, Shen, FX, Bonnie, RJ, Hoffman, MB, Jones, OD, Marois, R &

Simons, KW. (2014) The Language of Mens Rea, 67 Vand. L. Rev. 1327(pdf)


Treadway MT, Buckholtz JW, Martin JW, Jan K, Asplund CL, Ginther MR, Jones

OD, & Marois R. (2014) Cortocolimbic Gating of Emotion-Driven Punishment. Nat. Neurosci. 17:1270-5. (pdf)


Han SW, Marois R. (2014) The effects of stimulus-driven competition and task

set on involuntary attention. J. Vision 14:1-24. (pdf)


Jones, O.D., Buckholtz, J.W., Schall, J.D., & Marois, R. (2014) Brain Imaging for

Judges: An Introduction to Law and Neuroscience. Court Review, 50:44-51. (pdf)


Han SW, Marois R. (2014). Functional fractionation of the stimulus-driven

attention network. J. Neurosci. 34, 6958-6969. (pdf)


Asplund, CL, Fougnie, DL, Zughni, S, Martin, J, & Marois, R (2014) The

attentional blink reveals the probabilistic nature of discrete conscious perception. Psychol. Sci. 25: 824-831. (pdf)


Filmer, H, Mattingley J, Marois R, and Dux PE (2013) Disrupting prefrontal

cortex prevents performance gains from sensory-motor training. J Neurosci. 33: 18654-60. (pdf)


Jones, OJ, Marois, R., Farah, M, & Greely, H. (2013) Law and Neuroscience,

J Neurosci. 33: 17624-30. (pdf)


Tamber-Rosenau BJ, Dux PE, Tombu MN, Asplund CL, Marois R. (2013) Amodal

processing in human prefrontal cortex. J Neurosci. 33:11573-87. (pdf)


Han SW, Marois R. (2013) The source of dual-task limitations: Serial or parallel

processing of multiple response selections? Atten Percept Psychophys. 75: 1395-1405. (pdf)


Katwal, S.B., Gore, J.C., Marois, R, & Rogers, B.P. (2013) Unsupervised

Spatiotemporal Analysis of FMRI Data Using Graph-based Visualizations of Self-organizing Maps. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME). 60: 2472-2483. (pdf)


Han, S.W., & Marois, R. (2012) Dissociation between process-based and data-based limitations for conscious perception in the human brain. Neuroimage, 64: 399-406. (pdf)


Buckholtz, J.W., & Marois R. (2012). The roots of modern justice: cognitive and neural foundations of social norms and their enforcement. Nature Neuroscience 15: 655-61. (pdf)


Tombu, M.N, Asplund, C.L., Dux, P.E., Godwin, D, Martin, J.W., & Marois, R.

(2011). A unified attentional bottleneck in the human brain. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 108:13426-13431. (pdf)


Fougnie, D.L., and Marois, R. (2011). What limits working memory capacity?

Evidence for modality-specific sources to the simultaneous storage of visual

and auditory arrays. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory,

and Cognition, 37:1329-1341. (pdf)


Scalf, P., Dux, P.E., Marois, R. (2011). Working memory encoding delays top-

down attention to visual cortex. J. Cogn. Neurosci. 23:2593-2604. (pdf)


Shen, Francis X., Hoffman, Morris B., Jones, Owen D., Greene, Joshua D. and

Marois, Rene. (2011). Sorting guilty minds. New York University Law Review, Vol. 80. (pdf)


Todd, J.J., Han, S.W., Harrison, S., & Marois, R. (2011). The neural correlates

of visual working memory encoding: A time-resolved fMRI study. Neuropsychologia, 49: 1527-1536. (pdf)


Fougnie, D.L., Asplund, C. L., & Marois, R. (2010). What are the units of

storage in visual working memory? Journal of Vision, 10(12):27, 1–11,

http://www.journalofvision.org/content/10/12/27, doi:10.1167/10.12.27. (pdf)


Asplund, C. L., Todd, J. J., Snyder, A. P., Gilbert, C. M., & Marois, R. (2010).

Surprise-Induced Blindness: A Stimulus-Driven Attentional Limit to

Conscious Perception. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human

Perception and Performance. 36(6):1372-1381. (pdf)


Marois, R. (2010) Mind’s eye wide shut. Trends in Cognitive Sciences 14:433-

434. (pdf)


Robitaille, N., Marois, R., Todd, J., Grimault, S., Cheyne, D., Jolicoeur, P. (2010)

Distinguishing between lateralized and non-lateralized brain activity associated

with visual short-term memory: fMRI, MEG, and EEG evidence from the same

observers. Neuroimage 53:1334-1345. (pdf)


Harrison, A., Jolicoeur, P., & Marois, R. (2010). ‘What’ and ‘Where’ in the

Intraparietal Sulcus: An fMRI Study of Object Identity and Location in Visual

Short-Term Memory. Cerebral Cortex 20:2478-2485. (pdf)


Asplund, C.L., Todd, J.J., Snyder, A.P., & Marois, R. (2010). A central role for

the lateral prefrontal cortex in goal-directed and stimulus-driven attention.

Nature Neuroscience, 13: 507-512. (pdf)


Fougnie, D.L., & Marois, R. (2009). Dual-task interference in visual working

   memory: A limitation in storage capacity but not in encoding or retrieval.

   Attention, Perception & Psychophysics. 71: 1831-1841. (pdf)


Dux, P.E., Tombu, M.N., Harrison, S., Rogers, B.P., Tong, F., & Marois, R.

(2009). Training improves multitasking performance by increasing the speed of information processing in human prefrontal cortex. Neuron, 63: 127-138. (pdf)


Ivanoff, J.I., Branning, P., & Marois, R. (2009). Mapping the pathways of

Information Processing from Sensation to Action in Four Distinct Sensorimotor

tasks. Human Brain Mapping, 30:4167-4186. (pdf)


Dux, P.E., & Marois, R. (2009). How humans search for targets through time:

   A review of data and theory from the attentional blink. Attention, Perception, &

   Psychophysics, 71:1683-700. (pdf)


Dux, P. E., Asplund, C. L., & Marois, R. (2009). Both exogenous and

   endogenous target salience manipulations support resource depletion accounts

   of the attentional blink: A reply to Olivers, Spalek, Kawahara & Di Lollo.  

  Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 16, 219-224. (pdf)


Fougnie, D., & Marois, R. (2009). Attentive tracking disrupts feature binding in

   visual working memory. Visual Cognition, 17, 48-66. (pdf)


Dux, P. E., & Marois, R. (2008). Distractor inhibition predicts individual

   differences in the attentional blink. PLoS ONE, 3, e3330. (pdf)


Buckholtz, J.W., Asplund, C.L., Dux, P., Zald, D.H., Gore, J.C., Jones, O.W., &

   Marois, R. (2008). The Neural Correlates of Third-Party Punishment. Neuron

   30, 930-940. (pdf)


Ivanoff J, Branning P, Marois R. (2008) fMRI evidence for a dual process account

   of the speed-accuracy tradeoff in decision-making. PLoS ONE. Jul 9;

   3(7):e2635. (pdf)


Dux, P. E., Asplund, C. L., & Marois, R. (2008). An attentional blink for

   sequentially presented targets: Evidence in favor of resource depletion

   accounts. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 15, 809-813. (pdf)


Dux P, Marois R. (2007). Repetition Blindness is Immune to the Central

Bottleneck. Psychonomic Bulletin Review 14, 729-734. (pdf)


Fougnie DL, Marois R. (2007). Executive Load in Working Memory Induces Inattentional Blindness. Psychonomic Bulletin Review 14, 142-147. (pdf)


Dux P, Ivanoff, J., Asplund, C., & Marois R. (2006). Isolation of a central

bottleneck of information processing with time-resolved fMRI. Neuron, 52: 1109-1120. (pdf)


Yi DJ , Kelley TA, Marois R, Chun MM. (2006). Attentional Modulation of Repetition Attenuation is Anatomically dissociable for scenes and faces.  Cognitive Brain Research, 1080:53-62. (pdf)


Fougnie DL, Marois R. (2006). Distinct Capacity Limits for Attention and

Working Memory.  Evidence from Attentive Tracking and Visual Working

Memory Paradigms. Psychological Science, 17:526-534. (pdf)


Marois, R, Larson, JM, Chun MM, & Shima, D. (2006). Response-specific

sources of dual-task interference in human premotor cortex. Psychological Research, 70:436-447. (pdf)


Todd JJ, Fougnie, DL, Marois R. (2005) Visual Short-Term Memory Load

Suppresses Right Temporo-Parietal Junction Activity and Induces Inattentional

Blindness. Psychological Science, 16:965-972. (pdf)


Todd JJ, Marois R. (2005) Posterior Parietal Cortex Activity Predicts Individual Differences in Visual Short-Term Memory Capacity. Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience, 5:144-155. (pdf)


Marois R, Ivanoff J. (2005) Capacity limits of Information processing in

the brain. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 9:296-304. (pdf)


Yi DJ, Woodman GF, Widders D, Marois R, Chun MM (2004) The neural representation of ignored visual events: Dissociable effects of perceptual attention and working memory attention. Nature Neuroscience 7:992-996. (pdf)


Todd JJ, Marois R. (2004) The Capacity Limit of Visual Short-Term Memory in Human Posterior Parietal Cortex.  Nature 428:751-753. (pdf)


Marois R, Yi DJ, Chun, MM (2004) The neural fate of perceived and missed events in the attentional blink.  Neuron.  41:465-472. (pdf)


Marois R, Chun MM, Gore JC (2004) A common parieto-frontal network is recruited under both low visibility and high perceptual interference. Journal of Neurophysiology 92:2985-2992. (pdf)


Schultz RT, Grelotti D, Klin A, Kleinman J, Van der Gaag C, Marois R, and Skudlarski, P.  

    (2003) The Role of the Fusiform Face Area in Social Cognition:  Implications for the      

    Pathobiology of Autism. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series  

    B: Biological Sciences. 358:415-427. (pdf)


Shafritz KM, Gore JC, Marois R (2002) The role of the parietal cortex in visual feature binding. Proceedings National Academy Sciences USA 99:10917-10922. (pdf)


Palmeri, TJ, Blake, R, Marois, R, Flanery, M, Whetsell, W. (2002) The Perceptual Reality of Synesthetic Colors. Proceedings National Academy Sciences USA  99:4127-4131. (pdf)


Anderson, A.W., Marois, R., Colson, E.R., Peterson, B.S., Duncan, C.C., Ehrenkranz, R.A., Schneider, K.C., Gore, J.C., & Ment, L.C. (2001). Neonatal Auditory Activation Detected by Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Magnetic Resonance Imaging 19:1-5. (pdf)


Marois R, Leung HC, Gore JC (2000) A stimulus-driven approach to object identity and location processing in the human brain. Neuron  25:717-728. (pdf)


Marois R, Chun MM, Gore JC (2000) Neural Correlates of the Attentional Blink. Neuron, 28: 299-308. (pdf)