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The representation of temporal information in neural activity

Abstract

Humans and nonhuman animals are able to estimate time intervals of different durations. Intervals from hundreds of milliseconds to seconds are especially important for sensory, motor, and cognitive processes. Although there are a number of theoretical models to explain how temporal processing takes place on this scale, the mechanisms underlying this processing are still largely unknown. One of the main difficulties in understanding these mechanisms is the lack of an electrophysiological marker of temporal processing in electroencephalography (EEG). However, recent studies using methodologies based on multivariate pattern analyzes (MVPA) have shown the potential of these techniques in decoding the representation of information in our central nervous system (CNS). In the present project, we aim to use MVPA methods to investigate how temporal processing occurs. Through three experiments with concomitant recording of EEG, we will investigate how different tasks, intervals and learning modulate the representation of time. (AU)

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Scientific publications (6)
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BARNE, LOUISE CATHERYNE; CRAVO, ANDRE MASCIOLI; DE LANGE, FLORIS P.; SPAAK, EELKE. Temporal prediction elicits rhythmic preactivation of relevant sensory cortices. European Journal of Neuroscience, AUG 2021. Web of Science Citations: 0.
BILACCHI, CRISTIANO MORAES; PUPO SIRIUS, ESAU VENTURA; CRAVO, ANDRE MASCIOLI; DE AZEVEDO NETO, RAYMUNDO MACHADO. Temporal dynamics of implicit memory underlying serial dependence. MEMORY & COGNITION, AUG 2021. Web of Science Citations: 0.
BARNE, LOUISE C.; DE LANGE, FLORIS P.; CRAVO, ANDRE M. Prestimulus alpha power is related to the strength of stimulus representation. CORTEX, v. 132, p. 250-257, NOV 2020. Web of Science Citations: 0.
NEPOMOCENO, ESTELA B.; CRAVO, ANDRE M.; REYES, MARCELO B.; CAETANO, MARCELO S. Temporal regularity and stimulus control in multiple fixed interval schedules. Behavioural Processes, v. 171, FEB 2020. Web of Science Citations: 0.
REYES, MARCELO BUSSOTTI; DE MIRANDA, DIEGO HENRIQUE; TUNES, GABRIELA CHIUFFA; CRAVO, ANDRE MASCIOLI; CAETANO, MARCELO SALVADOR. Rats can learn a temporal task in a single session. Behavioural Processes, v. 170, JAN 2020. Web of Science Citations: 0.
RECIO, RENAN SCHIAVOLIN; CRAVO, ANDRE MASCIOLI; DE CAMARGO, RAPHAEL YOKOINGAWA; VAN WASSENHOVE, VIRGINIE. Dissociating the sequential dependency of subjective temporal order from subjective simultaneity. PLoS One, v. 14, n. 10 OCT 9 2019. Web of Science Citations: 0.

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