Preprints & forthcoming

Talluri BC, Urai AE, Bronfman ZZ, Brezis N, Tsetsos K, Usher M, Donner TH (2020) Choices change the temporal weighting of decision evidence. bioRxiv, 979690. [preprint]

Urai AE, Aguillon-Rodriguez V, Laranjeira I, Cazettes F, The International Brain Laboratory, Mainen ZF, Churchland AK (2020) Citric Acid water as an alternative to water scheduling in behaving mice. bioRxiv, 973016. [preprint, code]

The International Brain Laboratory, …, Urai AE# et al. (2020) A standardized and reproducible method to measure decision-making in mice. bioRxiv, 909838. [preprint, code, data]


Original research

de Gee JW, Tsetsos K, Schwabe L, Urai AE, McCormick DA, McGinley MJ, Donner TH. (2020) Phasic arousal optimizes decision computations in mice and humans. eLife, 9:e54014. [preprint, link, pdf, code]

Lak A, Hueske E, Hirokawa J, Masset P, Ott T, Urai AE, Donner TH, Carandini M, Tonegawa S, Uchida N, Kepecs A. (2020) Confidence-guided updating of choice bias during perceptual decisions is a widespread behavioral phenomenon. eLife, 9:e49834. [link, pdf]

Urai AE, de Gee JW, Tsetsos K, Donner TH. (2019) Choice history biases subsequent evidence accumulation. eLife,  8:e46331. [preprint, link, pdf, code, data, blog]

Talluri BC*, Urai AE*, Tsetsos K, Usher M, Donner TH. (2018) Confirmation bias through selective over-weighting of choice-consistent evidence. Current Biology, 28(19):3128-3135. [link, pdf, code, data, blog, press]

Colizoli O, de Gee JW, Urai AE, Donner TH. (2018) Task-evoked pupil responses reflect internal belief states. Scientific Reports, 8:13702. [preprint, link, pdfcode, data, blog]

Bergt A*, Urai AE*, Donner TH, Schwabe L. (2018) Reading memory formation from the eyes. European Journal of Neuroscience, 47(12):1525-1533 [preprint, link, pdfcodedata]

Braun A, Urai AE & Donner TH. (2018) Adaptive history biases result from confidence-weighted accumulation of past choices. Journal of Neuroscience, 38(10):2418-2429 [preprint, link, pdf, data, blog]

Urai AE, Braun A & Donner TH. (2017) Pupil-linked arousal is driven by decision uncertainty and alters serial choice bias. Nature Communications, 8:14637. [link, pdf, code, data, blog, press]

Campana F, Rebello I, Urai AE, Wyart V & Tallon-Baudry C. (2016) Visual consciousness proceeds from global to local content in goal-directed tasks and spontaneous vision. Journal of Neuroscience, 36(19):5200-5213. [link, pdf, blog]

Brouwer AM, Van Erp J, Kappé B & Urai AE. (2011). The brain as target image detector: the role of image category and presentation time. In D. D. Schmorrow & C. M. Fidopiastis (Eds.), Foundations of Augmented Cognition. Directing the Future of Adaptive Systems (pp. 3–12). Held as Part of HCI International 2011, Orlando, FL, USA: Springer. [link, pdf]


Reviews, Opinion, commentary etc

Aron AR, Ivry R, Jeffrey K, Poldrack R, Schmidt R, Summerfield C, & Urai AE#. (2020). How can neuroscientists respond to the climate emergency? Neuron, 106:17–20. [preprint, link]

Musall S*, Urai AE*, Sussillo D, Churchland AK. (2019) Harnessing behavioral diversity to understand neural computations for cognition. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 58:229-238. [preprintlinkpdf]

Urai AE & Murphy PR. (2016) Commentary: Sensory integration dynamics in a hierarchical network explains choice probabilities in cortical area MT. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 10:37. [link, pdf]

Urai AE & Pfeffer T. (2014) An action-independent signature of perceptual choice in the human brain. Journal of Neuroscience, 34(15):5081–5082. [link, pdf, blog]

PhD Thesis

Choice-induced biases in perceptual decision-making, University of Hamburg

* shared first authorship
# alphabetical authorship