Search for dissertations about: "Neurocognitive processes cognitive tasks"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Neurocognitive processes cognitive tasks.

  1. 1. Cross-functional brain imaging of attention, memory, and executive functions Unity and diversity of neurocognitive component processes

    University dissertation from Umeå : Psykologi

    Author : Petter Marklund; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Human memory; executive functions; prefrontal cortex; sustained and transient neural activity; declarative long-term memory; attention; working memory; functional neuroimaging; cognitive control.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : The central theme of the present thesis revolves around the exploration of similarities and differences in brain activity patterns invoked by the component processes underlying mnemonic, executive and attentional functions. The primary aim was to identify and functionally characterize commonly recruited brain regions in terms of shared component processes, which has been a largely neglected area of research in cognitive neuroscience. READ MORE