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Department of Cognitive Science

Robert Seymour

Robert Seymour

Phd Student

Contact Details

Office : 3.509
email : robert.seymour@hdr.mq.edu.au
ORCID : http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8600-8123

External Address

Department of Cognitive Science
Australian Hearing Hub
16 University Avenue
Macquarie University NSW 2109

I also have a profile at the ARC Centre for Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders.

Thesis Details

MEG studies of atypical cortical activity in autism spectrum disorder

  • Scholarship : iMQRES
  • Workload : full time
  • Supervisors : Associate Professor Paul Sowman and Associate Professor Blake Johnson

Selected Publications

Periodicals

  • Seymour, R.A, Rippon, G., & Kessler, K. (2017). The detection of phase amplitude coupling during sensory processing. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 11, 487. doi:10.3389/fnins.2017.00487
  • Kessler, K., Seymour, R. A., & Rippon, G. (2016). Brain oscillations and connectivity in autism spectrum disorders (ASD): New approaches to methodology, measurement and modelling. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 71, 601-620. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.10.002
  • Krieger-Redwood, K., Jefferies, E., Karapanagiotidis, T., Seymour, R., ..., & Smallwood, J. (2016). Down but not out in posterior cingulate cortex: Deactivation yet functional coupling with prefrontal cortex during demanding semantic cognition. Neuroimage, 141, 366-377. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.07.060

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Seymour, R.A. (2017, April). Atypical phase amplitude coupling and connectivity during sensory processing in autism. Invited colloquium at the CUBRIC, Cardiff University, UK.
  • Seymour, R.A. (2017, March). Atypical phase amplitude coupling and connectivity during sensory processing in autism. Paper presented at the MEG UK, St Catherine's College, University of Oxford, UK.
  • Seymour, R.A. (2017, March). Connectivity makes the world go round? A perspective taking MEG study of ASD and neurotypical populations. Poster session presented at the MEG UK, St Catherine's College, University of Oxford, UK.
  • Seymour, R.A. (2016, December). MEG studies of atypical cortical activity in autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Invited colloquium at the Department of Psychology, University of York, UK.
  • Seymour, R.A., Rippon, G., & Kessler, K. (2016, October). Investigating the regulation of sensory gamma-band activity in autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Poster session presented at the 20th International Conference on Biomagnetism (BIOMAG2016), Seoul, Korea.
  • Seymour, R.A., Rippon, G., & Kessler, K. (2016, March). Investigating sensory brain responses in adolescents with autism: A pilot study. Poster session presented at the MEG UK Conference, York, UK.

Further Information

Seminars

Who is Visiting

Contact Details

Telephone: (02) 9850 9599
Fax : (02) 9850 6059
Email : cogsci@mq.edu.au
Web : www.cogsci.mq.edu.au