List of Publications

Computational Psychiatry and Neuropharmacology

Diaconescu, A. O., Hauke, D. J., & Borgwardt, S. (2019). Models of persecutory delusions: a mechanistic insight into the early stages of psychosis. Molecular Psychiatry: 1.

Stephan, K.E., Iglesias, S., Heinzle, J., & Diaconescu, A.O. (2015). Translational Perspectives for Computational Neuroimaging. Neuron, 87(4): 716-32.

Wellstein, K. V.*, Diaconescu, A. O. *, Bischof, M., Rüesch Ranganadan, A., Paolini, G., Aponte, E., Ullrich, J., & Stephan, K. E. (2019). Social inference and beliefs differ in individuals with subclinical persecutory delusional tendencies. Schizophrenia Research.

Diaconescu, A. O., Jensen, J., Wang, H., Willeit, M., Menon, M., Kapur, S., & McIntosh, A. R. (2011). Aberrant Effective Connectivity in Schizophrenia Patients during Appetitive Conditioning. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 4(239): 1-14.

Diaconescu, A. O., Menon, M., Jensen, J., Kapur, S., & McIntosh, A. R. (2010). Dopamine-induced changes in neural network patterns supporting aversive conditioning. Brain Research, 1313: 143–161.

Hierarchical Bayesian Modelling

Diaconescu, A.O., Mathys, C., Weber, L.A.E., Daunizeau, J., Kasper, L., Lomakina, E.I., Fehr, E., & Stephan, K.E. (2014). Inferring on the Intentions of Others by Hierarchical Bayesian Learning. PLoS Comput Biol 10(9): e1003810.

Lomakina E.l., Paliwal S., Diaconescu A.O., Brodersen K.A., Aponte E.A., Buhmann J.M., & Stephan K.E. (2015). Inversion of Hierarchical Bayesian models using Gaussian processes. Neuroimage, 118: 133-145.

Neuromodelling: Electrophysiology

Schmidt, A.*, Diaconescu, A. O. *, Kometer, M., Friston, K. J., Stephan, K. E., & Vollenweider, F. X. (2013). Modeling Ketamine Effects on Synaptic Plasticity During the Mismatch Negativity. Cerebral Cortex. 23(10): 2394-2406.

Diaconescu, A. O., Alain, C., & McIntosh, A. R. (2011). The co-occurrence of multisensory facilitation and cross-modal conflict in the human brain. Journal of Neurophysiology, 106(6): 2896–2909.

Diaconescu, A. O., Hasher, L., & McIntosh, A. R. (2012). Visual dominance and multisensory integration changes with age. NeuroImage, 65:152-166.

Neuromodelling: Functional MRI

Diaconescu, A.O., Mathys, C.D., Weber, L.A.E., Kasper, L., Mauer, J., Stephan, K.E. (2017). Hierarchical prediction errors in midbrain and septum during social learning. Soc. Cogn. Affect. Neurosci. 12 (4): 618-634.

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