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'The developing human brain' public lecture Feb 25, 2019 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM — Chancellor's Building, Edinburgh, EH16 4SB
ISMRM Workshop on MR Value Mar 11, 2019 - Mar 13, 2019 — University of Edinburgh
European Molecular Imaging Meeting 2019 Mar 19, 2019 - Mar 22, 2019 — Scottish Event Campus, Glasgow
Edinburgh SPM Course 2019 Apr 01, 2019 - Apr 05, 2019 — University of Edinburgh
Health Innovation and Technologies Research Festival Apr 01, 2019 - Apr 02, 2019 — James Watt Centre, Heriot-Watt University, 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