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Department of Cognitive Science

Valerie (Yi) Pu

Valerie (Yi) Pu

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Contact Details

Office : 3.410
Phone : +61 2 9850 2939
Fax : +61 2 9850 6059
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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.

Grants Awarded

  • ARC CCD Student Exchange Scheme (2016) Pu, V. ($6,655)
  • Macquarie University Postgraduate Research Fund (PGRF) (2016) Pu, V. ($5,000)

Selected Publications


  • Kong, X.-Z., Wang, X., Pu, V., Huang, L., Hao, X., Zhen, Z., & Liu, J. (2017). Human navigation network: The intrinsic functional organization and behavioral relevance. Brain Structure and Function, 222(2), 749-764. doi:10.1007/s00429-016-1243-8
  • Pu, V., Cornwell, B.R., Cheyne, D., & Johnson, B.W. (2017). The functional role of human right hippocampal/parahippocampal theta rhythm in environmental encoding during virtual spatial navigation. Human Brain Mapping, 38( 3), 1347–1361. doi:10.1002/hbm.23458
  • Kong X.-Z., Wang, X., Huang, L., Pu, V., Yang, Z., Dang, X., Zong Z., & Liu, J. (2014). Measuring individual morphological relationship of cortical regions. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 237, 103-107. doi:10.1016/j.jneumeth.2014.09.003

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Pu, V. (2016, November). Replay of newly learned environment by hippocampal/parahippocampal high gamma during short awake rest in a virtual spatial navigation task. Paper presented at the CCD Memory Workshop: 'What is new in memory research?', The University of Sydney, Sydney.

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