Youssef Ezzyat, PhD


Heusser AC, Ezzyat Y, Shiff I & Davachi L (in press). Perceptual boundaries cause mnemonic trade-offs between local boundary processing and across-trial associative binding. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition.

Kragel J, Ezzyat Y, Sperling MR, Gorniak R, Worrell GA, Berry BM, Inman C, Lin J-J, Davis KA, Das SR, Stein JM, Jobst BC, Zaghloul KA, Sheth SA, Rizzuto DS & Kahana MJ (2017). Similar patterns of neural activity predict memory function during encoding and retrieval. NeuroImage, 155, 60-71.

Ezzyat Y, Kragel JE, Burke JF, Levy DF, Lyalenko A, Wanda P, O’Sullivan L, Hurley KB, Busygin S, Pedisich I, Sperling MR, Worrell GA, Kucewicz MT, Davis KA, Lucas TH, Inman CS, Lega BC, Jobst BC, Sheth SA, Zaghloul K, Jutras MJ, Stein JM, Das SR, Gorniak R, Rizzuto DS & Kahana MJ (2017). Direct brain stimulation modulates encoding states and memory performance in humans. Current Biology, 27(9), 1251-1258. NY Times coverage

Jacobs J, Miller J, Lee SA, Coffey T, Watrous AJ, Sperling MR, Sharan A, Worrell G, Berry B, Lega B, Jobst B, Davis K, Gross RE, Sheth SA, Ezzyat Y, Das SR, Stein J, Gorniak R, Kahana MJ & Rizzuto DS (2016). Direct electrical stimulation of the human entorhinal region and hippocampus impairs memory. Neuron, 92(5), 983-990.

Heusser AC, Poeppel D, Ezzyat Y & Davachi L (2016). Episodic sequence memory is supported by a theta-gamma phase code. Nature Neuroscience, 19, 1374-1380.

Olson IR, Ezzyat Y, Plotzker A & Chatterjee A (2014). The endpoint of the ventral visual stream: face and non-face perceptual deficits following anterior temporal lobe damage. Neurocase, 21(5), 554-562.

Ezzyat Y & Davachi L (2014). Similarity breeds proximity: pattern similarity within and across contexts is related to later mnemonic judgments of temporal proximity. Neuron, 81(5), 1179-1189.

Ezzyat Y & Davachi L (2011). What constitutes an episode in episodic memory? Psychological Science, 22(2), 243-252.

Ezzyat Y & Olson IR (2008). The medial temporal lobe and visual working memory: comparisons across tasks, delays, and visual similarity. Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience, 8(1), 32-40.

Olson IR, Plotzker A, & Ezzyat Y (2007). The enigmatic temporal pole: a review of findings on social and emotional processing. Brain, 130(7), 1718-1731.