Publications

Journals

  • Z. Dai, J. De Souza, Y. Chen, P. Ho, J. Lim, J. Li, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, Y. SUN *, “Graph theoretical analysis of EEG cortical network reveals load effects of working memory in theta and alpha bands,” Front. Hum. Neurosci., 2017 (in revision)
  • G. N. Dimitrakopoulos 1st, I. Kakkos 1st, Z. Dai, J. Lim, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, Y. SUN *, “Task-independent mental workload classification based upon common multiband EEG cortical connectivity,” IEEE Trans. Neural Syst. Rehabil. Eng., (in revision)
  • Y. SUN 1st,*, J. Lim 1st, F. Taya, K. Wong, J. Li, Z. Dai, Y. Chen, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, “The effects of mid-task break on brain connectome in healthy participants: a resting-state functional MRI study,” Neuroimage, (in press,DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.02.084)
  • J. Li, Y. Chen, F. Taya, J. Lim, K. Wong, Y. SUN *, A. Bezerianos *, “A unified canonical correlation analysis-based framework for removing gradient artifact in concurrent EEG/fMRI recording and motion artifact in walking recording from EEG signal,” Med. Biol. Eng. Comput., (in press,DOI: 10.1007/s11517-017-1620-3)
  • Y. SUN *, Z. Dai, J. Li, S. Collinson, K. Sim, “Modular-level alterations of structure-function coupling in schizophrenia connectome,” Hum. Brain Mapp., (in press,DOI: 10.1002/hbm.23501)
  • S. Dimitriadis *, Y. SUN, N. Laskaris, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, “Causal interactions between Frontalq – Parieto-Occipitalα2 predict performance in a mental arithmetic task,” Front. Hum. Neurosci., Vol. 10, pp: 454, 2016. (DOI: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00454)
  • Z. Dai, Y. Chen, J. Li, A. Bezerianos, J. Fam, Y. SUN *, “Efficiency evaluation and small-worldness characterization in temporal networks,” NPG Sci. Rep., Vol. 6, pp: srep34291. (DOI: 10.1038/srep34291)
  • J. Li, J. Lim, K. Wong, Y. Chen, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, Y. SUN *, “Middle-task break improves global integration of functional connectivity in lower alpha band,” Front. Hum. Neurosci., Vol. 10, pp: 304, 2016. (DOI: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00304)
  • F. Taya, Y. SUN, F. Babiloni, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos *, “Topological changes in the brain network induced by the training on a piloting task: a functional connectome approach,” IEEE Trans. Neural Syst. Rehabil. Eng., 2016, (in press). (DOI: 10.1109/TNSRE.2016.2581809)
  • Y. SUN *, Y. Chen, R. Lee, A. Bezerianos, S. Collinson, K. Sim, “Disrupted of brain anatomical networks in schizophrenia: a longitudinal, diffusion tensor imaging based study,” Schizophr. Res., Vol. 171, pp: 149 – 57, 2016. (DOI: 10.1016/j.schres.2016.01.025)
  • S. Dimitriadis 1st, Y. SUN 1st, N. Laskaris, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos *, “Revealing cross-frequency causal interactions via a vector-quantization symbolic transfer entropy: an application to EEG recordings during a mental arithmetic task,” IEEE Trans. Neural Syst. Rehabil. Eng., Vol. 24(10), pp: 1017 – 28, 2016. (DOI: 10.1109/TNSRE.2016.2516107)
  • Y. SUN *, Y. Chen, S. Collison, A. Bezerianos, K. Sim, “Reduced hemispheric asymmetry is linked to schizophrenia: a brain connectome analysis of diffusion tensor imaging,” Cereb. Cortex, Vol. 27(1), pp: 602-15, 2017. (DOI: 10.1093/cercor/bhv255)
  • Y. SUN *, N. Thakor, “Photoplethysmography revisited: from contact to noncontact, from point to imaging,” IEEE Trans. Biomed. Eng., Vol. 63(3), pp: 463-77, 2016. (DOI: 10.1109/TBME.2015.2476337) (Philips Media, June 6, 2016; IEEE TBME Most Downloaded paper, Feature Highlighted in Jan. 2017)
  • F. Taya, Y. SUN, F. Babiloni, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos *, “Brain enhancement through cognitive training: a new insight from brain connectome,” Front. Syst. Neurosci., Vol. 9, pp: e44, 2015. (Review article) (DOI: 10.3389/fnsys.2015.00044)
  • G. Borghini, P. Arico, I. Graziani, S. Salinari, Y. SUN, F. Taya, A. Bezerianos, N. Thakor, F. Babiloni *, “Quantitative assessment of the training improvement in a motor-cognitive task by using EEG, ECG, and EOG signals,” Brain Topogr., Vol. 29(1), pp: 146-61, 2016. (DOI: 10.1007/s10548-015-0425-7)
  • Y. SUN *, R. Lee, Y. Chen, S. Collinson, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, K. Sim *, “Progressive gender differences of structural brain network in healthy adults: a longitudinal, diffusion tensor imaging based study,” PLoS One, 10(3), pp: e0118857, 2015. (DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0118857)
  • S. Dimitriadis 1st, Y. SUN 1st, K. Kwok, N. Laskaris, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos *, “Cognitive workload assessment based on the tensorial treatment of EEG estimates of cross-frequency phase interactions,” Ann. Biomed. Eng., Vol. 43(4), pp: 977-89, 2015. (DOI: 10.1007/s10439-014-1143-0)
  • Y. SUN, J. Lim, J. Meng, K. Kwok, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos *, “Discriminative analysis of brain functional connectivity patterns for mental fatigue classification,” Ann. Biomed. Eng., Vol. 42(10), pp: 2084-94, 2014. (DOI: 10.1007/s10439-014-1059-8)
  • Y. SUN 1st, Q. Yin 1st, R. Fang 1st, X. Yan, Y. Wang, A. Bezerianos, H. Tang *, F. Miao *, J. Sun *, “Disrupted functional brain connectivity and its association to structural connectivity in amnestic mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease,” PLoS One, Vol. 9(5), pp: e96505, 2014. (DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0096505)
  • Y. SUN 1st, *, J. Lim 1st, K. Kwok, A. Bezerianos, “Functional cortical connectivity analysis of mental fatigue unmasks hemispheric asymmetry and small-world networks changes,” Brain Cogn., Vol. 85, pp: 220-30, 2014. (DOI: 10.1016/j.bandc.2013.12.011)
  • Y. SUN, S. Hu *, V. Azorin-Peris, R. Kalawsky, S. Greenwald, “Non-contact imaging photoplethysmography to effectively access pulse rate variability,” J. Biomed. Opt., Vol. 18(6), pp: 061205/1-9, 2013. (DOI: 10.1117/1.JBO.18.6.061205)
  •  Junhua Li, Chao Li, Andrzej Cichocki, Canonical Polyadic Decomposition with Assistant Information for Brain Computer Interface, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 21(1), 263-271, 2017
  • Shen Ren, Junhua Li, Fumihiko Taya, Joshua deSouza, Nitish Thakor, Anastasios Bezerianos, Dynamic Functional Segregation and Integration in Human Brain Network during Complex Tasks, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, DOI:10.1109/TNSRE.2016.2597961, 2016 (Accepted)
  • Junhua Li, Julian Lim, Yu Chen, Kianfoong Wong, Nitish Thakor, Anastasios Bezerianos and Yu Sun, Mid-task Break Improves Global Integration of Functional Connectivity in Lower Alpha Band, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 10:304, 2016, doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00304
  • Junhua Li, Yijun Wang, Liqing Zhang, Andrzej Cichocki, Tzyy-Ping Jung, Decoding EEG in Cognitive Tasks with Time-frequency and Connectivity Masks, IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Developmental Systems, 8(4), 298-308, 2016
  •  Junhua Li, Zbigniew Struzik, Liqing Zhang, Andrzej Cichocki, Feature Learning from Incomplete EEG with Denoising Autoencoder, Neurocomputing, 165, 23-31, 2015Junhua Li, Indu Prasad, Justin Dauwels, Nitish Thakor, Hasan AI-Nashash, Vigilance Differentiation from EEG Complexity Attributes, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 199-206, 2015
  • Junhua Li, Indu Prasad, Justin Dauwels, Nitish Thakor, Hasan AI-Nashash, Vigilance Differentiation from EEG Complexity Attributes, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 199-206, 2015
  • Yu, K., Prasad, I., Mir, H., Thakor, N., & Al-Nashash, H. (2015). Cognitive workload modulation through degraded visual stimuli: a single-trial EEG study. Journal of neural engineering, 12(4), 046020
  • Bodala, I. P., Li, J., Thakor, N. V., & Al-Nashash, H. (2016). EEG and eye tracking demonstrate vigilance enhancement with challenge integration. Frontiers in human neuroscience, 10
  • Dai, Z., Chen, Y., Li, J., Fam, J., Bezerianos, A., & Sun, Y. * (2016). Temporal efficiency evaluation and small-worldness characterization in temporal networks. Scientific Reports, 6
  • SUN, Y. *, Dai, Z., Li, J., Collinson, S. L., & Sim, K. (2016). Modular-level alterations of structure-function coupling in schizophrenia connectome. Human Brain Mapping
  • SUN, Y. 1st, *, Lim, J. 1st, Dai, Z., Taya, F., Wong, K., Li, J., Chen, Y., Thakor, N., & Bezerianos, A. (2017). The effects of a mid-task break on the brain connectome in healthy participants: a resting-state functional MRI study. Neuroimage

Conferences

  • B. L. Chua, Z. Dai, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, Y. SUN*, “Connectome pattern alterations with increment of mental fatigue in one-hour driving simulation,” 39th IEEE EMBS 2017 (submitted)
  • G. N. Dimitrakopoulos, I. Kakkos, A. Bezerianos, Y. SUN*, “A regression based mental fatigue index with application in simulated driving,” 39th IEEE EMBS 2017 (submitted)
  • J. Chai, G. Chen, P. Thangavel, G. N. Dimitrakopoulos, I. Kakkos, Y. SUN, Z. Dai, H. Yu, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, J. Li, “Identification of gait-related brain activity using electroencephalographic signals,” 8th IEEE NER
  • S. Dimitriadis, Y. SUN, A. Bezerianos, N. Thakor, “’Mining cross-frequency coupling microstates (CFCμstates) from EEG recordings during resting state and mental arithmetic task,” 38th IEEE EMBS 2016
  • J. Li, G. Chen, P. Thangavel, H. Yu, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, Y. SUN*, “A robotic knee exoskeleton for walking assistance and connectivity topology exploration in EEG signal,” 6th IEEE BioRob 2016
  • K. Ardian, F. Taya, Y. SUN, A. Bezerianos, K.C. Tan, “Optimization of workload level estimation using selective of EEG channel connectivity,” IEEE WCCI 2016
  • A. Bezerianos, Y. SUN, Y. Chen, K. Wong, et al., “Cooperation driven coherence: brains working hard together,” 37th IEEE EMBS 2015, pp: 4096-9
  • Z. Hu, Y. SUN, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, “Investigating the correlation between the neural activity and task performance in a psychomotor vigilance test,” 37th IEEE EMBS 2015, pp: 4725-8
  • S. Ren, F. Taya, Y. SUN, J. deSouza, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, “Assessing small-worldness of dynamic functional brain connectivity during complex tasks,” 37th IEEE EMBS 2015, pp: 2904-7
  • Y. Li, Y. SUN*, H. Yu, N. Thakor, et al., “Single-trial EEG classification of left and right foot movements using improved regularized common spatial pattern,” 7th IEEE NER 2015, pp: 1056-9
  • F. Taya, Y. SUN, G. Borghini, P. Arico, et al., “Training-induced changes in information transfer efficiency of the brain network: a functional connectome approach,” 7th IEEE NER 2015, pp: 1028-31
  • Y. SUN*, F. Taya, Y. Chen, I. Delgado-Martinez, et al., “Topological changes of the functional connectivity during the working memory training,” 36th IEEE EMBS 2014, pp: 6242-5
  • F. Taya, Y. SUN, N. Thakor, A. Bezerianos, “Information transfer efficiency during rest and task: a functional connectome approach,” IEEE BIOCAS 2014, pp: 101-4
  • P. Arico, G. Borghini, I. Graziani, F. Taya, Y. SUN, et al., “Towards, a multimodal bioelectrical framework for the online mental workload evaluation,” 36th IEEE EMBS 2014, pp: 3001-4
  • Y. SUN *, R. Lee, K. Shen, N. Thakor, et al., “Structural connectivity analysis reveals topological aberrations in patients with schizophrenia,” 35th IEEE EMBS 2013, pp: 1386-9, (Best paper award, IEEE EMBS Neurotechnology Consortium workshop)
  • S. Dimitriadis, Y. SUN, K. Kwok, N. Laskaris, et al., “A tensorial approach to access cognitive workload related to mental arithmetic from EEG functional connectivity estimates,” 35th IEEE EMBS 2013, pp: 2940-3
  • K. Shen, K. Yu, A. Bandla, Y. SUN, et al., “Multiple time-lag canonical correlation analysis for removing muscular artifacts in EEG,” 35th IEEE EMBS 2013, pp: 6792-5
  • X. Yan, J. Sun, R. Fang, Y. SUN, et al., “Impairment of anatomical brain network in Alzheimer’s disease: a study based on diffusion tensor tractography,” 6th IEEE NER 2013, pp: 549-52
  • S. Dimitriadis, Y. SUN, N. Laskaris, N. Thakor, et al., “Effective connectivity patterns associated with P300 unmask differences in the level of attention/cognition between normal and disable subjects,” IFMBE MEDICON2013, Vol. 41, pp: 1710-3
  • Junhua Li*, Chao Li, Nitish Thakor, Andrzej Cichocki, Anastasios Bezerianos, A New Perspective of Noise Removal from EEG, the 8th International IEEE EMBS Neural Engineering Conference, 2017 (Accepted)
  • Chao Li, Qibin Zhao, Junhua Li, Andrzej Cichocki, Lili Guo, Multi-Tensor Completion with Common Structures, The Twenty-Ninth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-15), 2743-2749, 2015
  • Bodala, I. P., Ke, Y., Mir, H., Thakor, N. V., & Al-Nashash, H. (2014, August). Cognitive workload estimation due to vague visual stimuli using saccadic eye movements. In Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2014 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE (pp. 2993-2996). IEEE
  • Mir, H., Prasad, I., Yu, K., Thakor, N., & Al-Nashash, H. (2014, August). ERP signal estimation from single trial EEG. In Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2014 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE (pp. 2989-2992). IEEE
  • Bodala, I. P., Kukreja, S., Li, J., Thakor, N. V., & Al-Nashash, H. (2015, August). Eye tracking and EEG synchronization to analyze microsaccades during a workload task. In Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2015 37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE (pp. 7994-7997). IEEE
  • Li, J., Prasad, I., Dauwels, J., Thakor, N. V., & Hasan, A. N. (2015, November). Vigilance Differentiation from EEG Complexity Attributes. In International Conference on Neural Information Processing (pp. 199-206). Springer International Publishing
  • Dai, Z., Príncipe, J. C., Bezerianos, A., & Thakor, N. V. * (2015, November). Cognitive Workload Discrimination in Flight Simulation Task Using a Generalized Measure of Association. In Neural Information Processing (pp. 692-699). Springer International Publishing
  • G. N. Dimitrakopoulos, Yu Sun, K. Ardian, N. Thakor and A. Bezerianos, A method for cross-task mental workload classification based on brain connectivity, SAN, 6-9 Oct 2016, Corfu, Greece. http://www.frontiersin.org/10.3389/conf.fnhum.2016.220.00002/event_abstract
  • A. Bezerianos, A. G.Vrahatis, P. Balomenos and G. N. Dimitrakopoulos, Deciphering the Complexity of Human Diseases via Network Medicine, Advanced Health Informatics, Gordon Research Conference, 17-22 July 2016, Hong Kong, China