Dr. Chris Lewis
Ernst Strüngmann Institute (ESI)
for Neuroscience in Cooperation with Max Planck Society
60528 Frankfurt am Main
Tel: +49 (0)69 96769 515
ESI Publications available for download
I employ very large scale recordings to better understand the plasticity and interaction of distributed brain networks. I'm particularly interested in intrinsic network dynamics and their influence on perception and action, as well as their reconfiguration during cognition and learning.
Lewis, C. M. (2015) The structure and function of intrinsic brain activity. fileadmin/user_upload/Articles/Lewis2015.pdf
Baldassarre, A., Lewis, C. M., Committeri, G., Snyder, A. Z., Romani, G. L., Corbetta, M. (2012) Individual Variability in Functional Connectivity Predicts Performance of a Perceptual Task. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109(9), 3516-3521. doi: dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1113148109 fileadmin/user_upload/Articles/Baldassarre2012.pdf
Hawellek, D. J., Hipp, J. F., Lewis, C. M., Corbetta, M., Engel, A. K. (2011) Increased Functional Connectivity Indicates the Severity of Cognitive Impairment in Multiple Sclerosis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108(47), 19066-71. doi: dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1110024108 fileadmin/user_upload/Articles/Hawellek2011.pdf
de Pasquale, F., Della Penna, S., Snyder, A. Z., Lewis, C. M., et al. (2010) Temporal dynamics of spontaneous MEG activity in brain networks. PNAS 107(13), 6040-6045.
Lewis, C. M., Baldassarre, A., Committeri, G., Romani, G. L., Corbetta, M. (2009) Learning Sculpts the Spontaneous Activity of the Resting Human Brain. PNAS 106(41), 17558-17563.
Corbetta, M., Kincade, M. J., Lewis, C., Sapir A. (2005) Neural basis and recovery of spatial attention deficits in spatial neglect. Nature Neuroscience 8(11), 1603–1610.