Upcoming Events

The transformative potential of data and image analysis for eye care Apr 23, 2018 - Apr 24, 2018 — The Royal Society, Carlton House Terrace, London
Scottish Dementia Research Consortium Annual Conference 2018 Apr 23, 2018 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM — Radisson Blu, 301 Argyle St, Glasgow
British Cardiovascular Imaging 2018 May 02, 2018 - May 04, 2018 — John McIntyre Conference Centre, Edinburgh
2nd SINAPSE Psychology meeting May 08, 2018 10:30 AM - 04:00 PM — Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical Building, University of Glasgow
2nd PET is Wonderful International Meeting May 14, 2018 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM — Wellcome Auditorium/Fyfe Rooms, Queen’s Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh

Dr Cyril Pernet

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Position: Academic Fellow, fMRI manager

Interests:

I am broadly interested in cognitive neurosciences; within this field my research focuses on categorization processes and language, and by extension, language disorders. I also enjoy studying and developing methodological tools to analyze data coming from MRI, fMRI and EEG systems.

Institute: University of Edinburgh

Department: SFC Brain Imaging Research Centre, Department of Clinical Neuroscience

Keywords: EEG , Statistics , Language

Research Themes

Language and Categorization, MRI/fMRI/EEG, statistical analyses

Key Publications
  • Pernet, C.R., Poline, JB, Demonet JF, Rousselet, GA. (2009). Brain classification reveals the right cerebellum as the best biomarker of dyslexia. BMC Neuroscience, 10, 67
  • Rousselet, G.A., Pernet, C. R., Bennet, P.J., Sekuler, A.B. (2008). Parametric study of EEG sensitivity to phase noise during face processing. BMC Neurosience, 9, 98-120
  • Pernet, C., Celsis, P. & Démonet, J.F (2005). Selective response to letter categorization within the left fusiform gyrus. NeuroImage, 28, 738-744.
  • Pernet, C.R., Chauveau, N., Gaspar, C. & Rousselet, G.A. LIMO EEG: a toolbox for hierarchical LInear Modeling of EletroEncephaloGraphic data. Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience, Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 831409, 11 pages, doi:10.1155/2011/831409
  • Pernet, C, Schyns, P. & Demonet, J.F. (2007). Specific, selective or preferential: Comments on category-specificity in neuroimaging. NeuroImage, 35, 991-997.

Collaborators

Jean Francois Demonet (Toulouse - France) International

Marie Smith (London) United Kingdom

Jean Baptiste Poline (Paris - France) International

Sergio Della Sala (Edinburgh) Scotland

Marc Bastin (Edinburgh) Scotland

Amos Storkey (Edinburgh) Scotland

Guillaume Rousselet (Glasgow) Scotland

Sara Sereno (Glasgow) Scotland

Pascal Belin (Glasgow) Scotland

Doug Potter (Dundee) Scotland

Software Expertise
Software Description Level Modality Source Platform Version Website
SPM VBM and fMRI Good Any Freeware Cross-platform all since SPM99 Go
Matlab Matrix based math and programing Expert Commercial Cross-platform any Go
EEGlab Eeg analysis Basic EEG Freeware Cross-platform any Go
LIMO EEG analysis plug-in for EEGLab Author EEG In-house Cross-platform 1 Go
Caret fMRI visualization Good fMRI Freeware Cross-platform any Go