For all publications by Professor Mattingley, go to and click on the "Publications" tab.

For all publications by other lab members, follow the links the their individual profiles on the Lab Members page.

Verghese, A.Mattingley, J. B., Palmer, P. E., & Dux, P. E. (2018). From eyes to hands: transfer of learning in the Simon task across motor effectorsAttention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 80(1), 193-210.


Travis, S. L., Dux, P. E., & Mattingley, J. B. (2017). Re-examining the influence of attention and consciousness on visual afterimage duration. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 43(12), 1944-1949.

Filmer, H. L., Lyons, M., Mattingley, J. B., & Dux, P. E. (2017). Anodal tDCS applied during multitasking training leads to transferable performance gains. Scientific Reports, 7, Art. No. 12988.

Hearne, L. J., Cocchi, L., Zalesky, A., & Mattingley, J. B. (2017). Reconfiguration of brain network architectures between resting state and complexity-dependent cognitive reasoning. Journal of Neuroscience, 37(35) 8399-8411.

Verghese, A.,
Mattingley, J. B., Garner, K. G., & Dux, P. E. (2017). Decision-making training reduces the attentional blink. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance.

Reid, L.B., Sale, M. V., Cunnington, R.,
Mattingley, J. B., & Rose, S. E. (2017). Brain changes following four weeks of unimanual motor training: evidence from fMRI-guided diffusion MRI tractography. Human Brain Mapping, 38, 4302-4312.

Sale, M. V., Reid, L. B., Cocchi, L., Pagnozzi, A. M., Rose, S. E., & Mattingley, J. B. (2017). Brain changes following four weeks of unimanual motor training: Evidence from behavior, neural stimulation, cortical thickness, and functional MRI. Human Brain Mapping, 38, 4773–4787.

Cocchi, L., Yang, Z., Zalesky, A., Stelzer, J.,
Hearne, L. J., Gollo, L. L., & Mattingley, J. B. (2017). Neural decoding of visual stimuli varies with fluctuations in global network efficiency. Human Brain Mapping, 38, 3069-3080.

Garrido, M., Rowe, E., Halasz, V.,
Mattingley, J. B. (2017). Bayesian mapping reveals that attention boosts neural responses to predicted and unpredicted stimuli. Cerebral Cortex.

Harris, A. M., Dux, P. E., Jones, C. N., & Mattingley, J. B. (2017). Distinct roles of theta and alpha oscillations in the involuntary capture of goal-directed attention. NeuroImage, 152, 171-183.

McFadyen, J., Mermillod, M., Mattingley, J. B., Halasz, V., & Garrido, M. I. (2017). A Rapid Subcortical Amygdala Route for Faces Irrespective of Spatial Frequency and Emotion. J Neurosci,
37(14) 3864-3874.

Sale, M. V., Nydam, A. S., & Mattingley, J. B. (2017). Stimulus uncertainty enhances long-term potentiation-like plasticity in human motor cortex. Cortex, 88, 32-41.


Reuter, E., Cunnington, R., Mattingley, J. B., Riek, S., & Carroll, T. J. (2016). Feedforward compensation for novel dynamics depends on force field orientation but is similar for the left and right arms. Journal of Neurophysiology, 116(5), 2260-2271. doi: 10.1152/jn.00425.2016

Richards, L. R., Michie, P. T., Badcock, D. R., Bartlett, P. F., Bekkers, J. M., Bourne, J. A., . . . Mattingley, J. B., . . . & Vissel, B. (2016). Australian Brain Alliance. Neuron, 92(3), 597-600. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2016.10.038

Naughtin, C. K., Mattingley, J. B., & Dux, P. E. (2016). Early processing contributions to object individuation revealed by perception of illusory figures. J Neurophysiol. doi: 10.1152/jn.00082.2016

Cocchi, L., Sale, M. V., Gollo, L. L., Bell, P. T., Nguyen, V. T., Zalesky, A., Breakspear, M., & Mattingley, J. B. (2016). A hierarchy of timescales explains distinct effects of local inhibition of primary visual cortex and frontal eye fields. eLife, 5, e15252. doi: 10.7554/eLife.15252.001

Hearne, L. J.,
Mattingley, J. B., & Cocchi, L. (2016). Functional brain networks related to individual differences in human intelligence at rest. Scientific Reports, 6, Article No 32328. doi: 10.1038/srep32328

Hawi, Z., Cummins, T. D., Tong, J., Arcos-Burgos, M., Zhao, Q., Matthews, N., Newman, D. P., Johnson, B., Vance, A., Heussler, H. S., ... & Bellgrove, M. A. (2016). Rare DNA variants in the brain-derived neurotrophic factor gene increase risk for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: a next-generation sequencing study. Molecular Psychiatry. doi: 10.1038/mp.2016.117

Filmer, H. L., Varghese, E., Hawkins, G. E., Mattingley, J. B., & Dux, P. E. (2016). Improvements in attention and decision-making following combined behavioral training and brain stimulation. Cerebral Cortex. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhw189

Robinson, A. K., Laning, J., Reinhard, J., & Mattingley, J. B. (2016). Odours reduce the magnitude of object substitution masking for matching visual targets in females. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 78(6), 1702-1711. doi: 10.​3758/​s13414-016-1157-9

Garrido, M. I., Teng, C. L. J., Taylor, J. A., Rowe, E. G., & Mattingley, J. B. (2016). Surprise responses in the human brain demonstrate statistical learning under high concurrent cognitive demand. npj Science of Learning, 1, Article No 16006. doi:10.1038/npjscilearn.2016.6

Sah, P., Fanselow, M., Hattie, J., Magsamen, S., Mattingley, J. B., Quirk, G., & Williams, S. (2016). Integrating neuroscience and learning: now’s the time…. npj Science of Learning, 1, Article No 16007. doi:10.1038/npjscilearn.2016.7

Molenberghs, P., Johnson, H., Henry, J. D., & Mattingley, J. B. (2016). Understanding the minds of others: A neuroimaging meta-analysis. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 65, 276-291. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.03.020

Sale, M. V., Rogasch, N. C., & Nordstrom, M. A. (2016). Different stimulation frequencies alter synchronous fluctuations in motor evoked potential amplitude of intrinsic hand muscles-a TMS study. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 10, 100. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00100

Verghese, A., Garner, K. G., Mattingley, J. B., & Dux, P. E. (2016). Prefrontal Cortex Structure Predicts Training-Induced Improvements in Multitasking Performance. Journal of Neuroscience, 36(9), 2638-2645. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3410-15.2016

Baumann, O., & Mattingley, J. B. (2016). Functional organization of the parahippocampal cortex: Dissociable roles for context representations and the perception of visual scenes. Journal of Neuroscience, 36(8), 2536-2542. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3368-15.2016

Kamke, M. R., Nydam, A. S., Sale, M. V., & Mattingley, J. B. (2016). Associative plasticity in the human motor cortex is enhanced by concurrently targeting separate muscle representations with excitatory and inhibitory protocols. Journal of Neurophysiology, 115(4), 2191-2198. doi: 10.1152/jn.00794.2015

Sale, M. V., Lavender, A. P., Opie, G. M., Nordstrom, M. A., & Semmler, J. G. (2016). Increased intracortical inhibition in elderly adults with anterior-posterior current flow: A TMS study. Clinical Neurophysiology, 127(1), 635-640. doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2015.04.062

Naughtin, C. K., Mattingley, J. B., & Dux, P. E. (2016). Distributed and overlapping neural substrates for object individuation and identification in visual short-term memory. Cerebral Cortex, 26(2), 566-575. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhu212


Sale, M. V., Mattingley, J. B., Zalesky, A., & Cocchi, L. (2015). Imaging human brain networks to improve the clinical efficacy of non-invasive brain stimulation. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 57, 187-198. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2015.09.010

Hall, M. G., Mattingley, J. B., & Dux, P. E. (2015). Distinct contributions of attention and working memory to visual statistical learning and ensemble processing. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 41(4), 1112-1123. doi: 10.1037/xhp0000069

Painter, D. R., Dux, P. E., & Mattingley, J. B. (2015). Causal involvement of visual area MT in global feature-based enhancement but not contingent attentional capture. NeuroImage, 118, 90-102. doi:

Tong, J., McKinley, L. A., Cummins, T. D., Johnson, B., Matthews, N., Vance, A., . . . Hawi, Z. (2015). Identification and functional characterisation of a novel dopamine beta hydroxylase gene variant associated with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. World Journal of Biological Psychiatry, 16(8), 610-618. doi: 10.3109/15622975.2015.1036771

Dickins, D. S. E., Sale, M. V., & Kamke, M. R. (2015). Intermanual transfer and bilateral cortical plasticity is maintained in older adults after skilled motor training with simple and complex tasks. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 7, Article No 73. doi: 10.3389/Fnagi.2015.00073

Cocchi, L., Sale, M. V., Lord, A., Zalesky, A., Breakspear, M., & Mattingley, J. B. (2015). Dissociable effects of local inhibitory and excitatory theta-burst stimulation on large-scale brain dynamics. Journal of Neurophysiology, 113(9), 3375-3385. doi: 10.1152/jn.00850.2014

Dickins, D. S. E., Sale, M. V., & Kamke, M. R. (2015). Plasticity induced by intermittent theta burst stimulation in bilateral motor cortices is not altered in older adults. Neural Plasticity, 2015, Article ID 323409. doi: 10.1155/2015/323409

Hearne, L., Cocchi, L., Zalesky, A., & Mattingley, J. B. (2015). Interactions between default mode and control networks as a function of increasing cognitive reasoning complexity. Human Brain Mapping, 36(7), 2719-2731. doi: 10.1002/hbm.22802

Robinson, A. K., Reinhard, J., & Mattingley, J. B. (2015). Olfaction modulates early neural responses to matching visual objects. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 27(4), 832-841. doi: 10.1162/jocn_a_00732

Painter, D. R., Dux, P. E., & Mattingley, J. B. (2015). Distinct roles of the intraparietal sulcus and temporoparietal junction in attentional capture from distractor features: An individual differences approach. Neuropsychologia, 74, 50-62. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2015.02.029

Filmer, H. L., Mattingley, J. B., & Dux, P. E. (2015). Object substitution masking for an attended and foveated target. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 41(1), 6-10. doi: 10.1037/xhp0000024

Filmer, H. L., Dux, P. E., & Mattingley, J. B. (2015). Dissociable effects of anodal and cathodal tDCS reveal distinct functional roles for right parietal cortex in the detection of single and competing stimuli. Neuropsychologia, 74, 120-126. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2015.01.038

Baumann, O., Borra, R. J., Bower, J. M., Cullen, K. E., Habas, C., Ivry, R. B., . . . Mattingley, J. B., . . . Sokolov, A. A. (2015). Consensus paper: the role of the cerebellum in perceptual processes. Cerebellum, 14(2), 197-220. doi: 10.1007/s12311-014-0627-7