Publications

The results of our research activity as well as other scientific work of our researchers are published in the various specialised scientific journals. For your convenience, please find below the list of such publications and links to the electronic document version of each (whenever possible).



List of Publications in Peer-Reviewed Professional Journals

Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Krause C.M., Möttönen R., Sams, M. Cortical operational synchrony during audio-visual speech integration // Brain and Language. 2003, V. 85. No 2. P. 297-312. Full-text.
Brain and Language Journal chooses this article as a key article reflecting the Journal’s new direction
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. Multivariability and metastability of electromagnetic resonant states in the brain as a basis for cognition // VI Parmenides Workshop "Perception and Thinking" of the Institute of Medical Psychology, University of Munich. Elba, Italy, 2003. April 5-10. Full-text contribution.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Operational architectonics of perception and cognition: A principle of self-organized metastable brain states // VI Parmenides Workshop "Perception and Thinking" of the Institute of Medical Psychology, University of Munich. Elba, Italy, 2003. April 5-10. Full-text contribution.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Krause, C.M., Kaplan A.Ya., Borisov S.V., Sams, M. Structural (operational) synchrony of EEG alpha activity during an auditory memory task // NeuroImage. 2003, V. 20. No 1. P. 529-542. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Krause C.M., and Kaplan A.Ya. Systematic rules underlying spectral pattern variability: Experimental results and a review of the evidences // The International Journal of Neuroscience. 2003, V. 113. P. 1447-1473. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Kivisaari R., Pekkonen E., Ilmoniemi R.J., Kähkönen S.A. The interplay of lorazepam-induced brain oscillations : Microstructural electromagnetic study // Clinical Neurophysiology. 2004, V. 115. No 3. P. 674-690. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kivisaari R., Pekkonen E., Ilmoniemi R.J., Kähkönen S.A. Enhancement of GABA-related signalling is associated with increase of functional connectivity in human cortex // Human Brain Mapping. 2004, V. 22. No 1. P. 27-39. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kivisaari R., Pekkonen E., Ilmoniemi R.J., Kähkönen S.A. Local and remote functional connectivity of neocortex under the inhibition influence // NeuroImage. 2004, V. 22. No 3. P. 1390-1406. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Making complexity simpler: Multivariability and metastability in the brain // International Journal of Neuroscience. 2004, V. 114. No 7. P. 843-862. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. The brain's alpha rhythms and the mind. Book review // Clinical Neurophysiology. 2004, V. 115. No 8. P. 1944-1945. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Problems and Solutions in EEG Neuropsychopharmacology // 8-th Multidisciplinary International Conference of Biological Psychiatry "Stress and Behavior," St-Petersburg, Russia, 2004. May 17-19. Full-text contribution.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kähkönen S.A. Functional connectivity in the brain - is it an elusive concept? // Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews. 2005, V. 28. No 8. P. 827-836. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kähkönen S.A. New Perspectives in Pharmaco-Electroencephalography // Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry. 2005, V. 29. No 2. P. 193-199. Full-text.
Kaplan A.Ya., Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Borisov S.V., Darkhovsky B.S. Nonstationary nature of the brain activity as revealed by EEG/MEG: methodological, practical and conceptual challenges // Signal Processing. 2005, V. 85. No 11. P. 2190-2212. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Mapping of the brain operational architectonics // Chapter 2. In: Chen, F.J. (Ed.) Focus on Brain Mapping Research. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2005. pp. 59-98. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Ermolaev V.A., Kaplan A.Ya. Stability, reliability and consistency of the compositions of brain oscillations // International Journal of Psychophysiology. 2006, V. 59. No 2. P. 116-126. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Kaplan A.Ya. Interictal EEG as a physiological adaptation Part I: composition of brain oscillations in interictal EEG // Clinical Neurophysiology. 2006, V. 117. No 1. P. 208-222. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Kaplan A.Ya. Interictal EEG as a physiological adaptation. Part II. Topographic variability of composition of brain oscillations in interictal EEG // Clinical Neurophisiology. 2006, V. 117. No 4. P. 789-802. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Timing in cognition and EEG brain dynamics: discreteness versus continuity // Cognitive Processing. 2006, V. 7. No 3. P. 135-162. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kivisaari R., Autti T., Borisov S., Puuskari V., Jokela O., Kahkonen S. Increased local and decreased remote functional connectivity at EEG alpha and beta frequency bands in opioid-dependent patients // Psychopharmacology. 2006, V. 188. No 1. P. 42-52. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Rytsala H., Suominen K., Isometsa E., Kahkonen S. Composition of brain oscillations in ongoing EEG during major depression disorder // Neuroscience Research. 2006, V. 56. No 2. P. 133-144. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Kivisaari R., Autti T., Borisov S., Puuskari V., Jokela O., Kähkönen S. Reorganization of the composition of brain oscillations and their temporal characteristics in opioid-dependent patients // Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry, 2006, V. 30. No 8. P. 1453-1465. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Rytsala H., Suominen K., Isometsä E., Kähkönen S. Impaired functional connectivity at EEG alpha and theta frequency bands in major depression // Human Brain Mapping, 2007, V. 28. No 3. P. 247-261. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kallio S., Revonsuo A. Cortex functional connectivity as a neurophysiological correlate of hypnosis: an EEG case study // Neuropsychologia, 2007, V. 45. No 7. P. 1452-1462. Full-text.
The Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis awarded this article by Henry Guze Award as Best Research Paper
Fingelkurts Al.A., Kähkönen S., Fingelkurts An.A., Kivisaari R., Borisov S., Puuskari V., Jokela O., Autti T. Composition of EEG oscillations and their temporal characteristics: Methadone treatment // International Journal of Psychophysiology, 2007, V. 64. No 2. P. 130-140. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kivisaari R., Autti T., Borisov S., Puuskari V., Jokela O., Kähkönen S. Opioid withdrawal results in an increased local and remote functional connectivity at EEG alpha and beta frequency bands. Neuroscience Research, 2007, V. 58. No 1. P. 40-49. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kallio S., Revonsuo A. Hypnosis induces a changed composition of brain oscillations in EEG: a case study // Contemporary Hypnosis, 2007, V. 24. No 1. P. 3-18. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Krause C.M. Composition of brain oscillations and their functions in the maintenance of auditory, visual and audio-visual speech percepts: An exploratory study // Cognitive Processing, 2007, V. 8. No 3. P. 183-199. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Neurophysiologic basis for the decision making and choice - Perspectives for neuronmarketing // The Russian Journal of Neuroscience, 2007, V. 3. No 11. P. 33-39. Abstract in English.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Kähkönen S., Fingelkurts An.A., Kivisaari R., Borisov S., Puuskari V., Jokela O., Autti T. Reorganization of the composition of brain oscillations and their temporal characteristics during opioid withdrawal // Journal of Psychopharmacology, 2008, V. 22. No 3. P. 270-284. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Brain-mind Operational Architectonics imaging: technical and methodological aspects // The Open Neuroimaging Journal, 2008, V. 2. P. 73-93 Full-text.
Burmakin E., Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. Self-organization of dynamic distributed computational systems applying principles of integrative activity of brain neuronal assemblies // Algorithms, 2009, V. 2. P. 247-258. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Neves C.F.H. Phenomenological architecture of a mind and Operational Architectonics of the brain: the unified metastable continuum // Journal of New Mathematics and Natural Computing, 2009, V. 5. No 1. P. 221-244 Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Neves C.F.H. Brain and mind Operational Architectonics and man-made "machine" consciousness // Cognitive Processing, 2009, V. 10. No 2. P. 105-111. Full-text..
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kivisaari R., Autti T., Borisov S., Puuskari V., Jokela O., Kähkönen S. Methadone may restore local and remote EEG functional connectivity in opioid-dependent patients // The International Journal of Neuroscience, 2009, V. 119. No 9. P. 1469-1493. Full-text. .
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. Is our brain hardwired to produce God or is our brain hardwired to perceive God? A systematic review on the role of the brain in mediating religious experience // Cognitive Processing, 2009, V. 10, No. 4, P. 293-326. Full-text. .
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. Morphology and dynamic repertoire of EEG short-term spectral patterns in rest: Explorative study // Neuroscience Research, 2010, V. 66, No. 3, P. 299-312. Full-text .
Benedetti G., Marchetti G., Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. Mind operational semantics and brain operational architectonics: A putative correspondence // The Open Neuroimaging Journal, 2010, V. 4. P. 53-69. Full-text .
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Marchetti G. Editorial: Brain, mind and language functional architectures // The Open Neuroimaging Journal, 2010, V. 4. P. 26-29. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Alpha rhythm Operational Architectonics in the continuum of normal and pathological brain states: Current state of research // International Journal of Psychophysiology, 2010, V. 76. No 2. P. 93-106, Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Neves C.F.H. Natural world physical, brain operational, and mind phenomenal space-time // Physics of Life Reviews, 2010, V. 7. No 2. P. 195-249, Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Neves C.F.H. Emergentist monism, biological realism, operations and Brain?Mind problem // Physics of Life Reviews, 2010, V. 7. No 2. P. 264-268, Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. Topographic mapping of rapid transitions in EEG multiple frequencies: EEG frequency domain of Operational Synchrony // Neuroscience Research, 2010, V. 68. No 3. P. 207–224. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. Editorial: EEG phenomenology and multiple faces of short-term EEG spectral pattern // The Open Neuroimaging Journal, 2010, V. 4. P. 111-113. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. Short-term EEG spectral pattern as a single event in EEG phenomenology // The Open Neuroimaging Journal, 2010, V. 4. P. 130-156. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Persistent operational synchrony within brain default-mode network and self-processing operations in healthy subjects // Brain and Cognition, 2011, V. 75. No 2. P. 79-90. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Neves C.F.H. “Machine” consciousness and “artificial” thought: An operational architectonics model guided approach // Brain Research, 2012, V. 1428, P. 80-92. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Bagnato S., Boccagni C., Galardi G. The value of spontaneous EEG oscillations in distinguishing patients in vegetative and minimally conscious states // Chapter 5. In: Basar E., Basar-Eroglu C., Ozerdem A., Rossini P.M., Yener G.G . (Eds), Application of Brain Oscillations in Neuropsychiatric Diseases. Supplements to Clinical Neurophysiology. 2013. V. 62. pp. 81-99. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Bagnato S., Boccagni C., Galardi G. Life or death: Prognostic value of a resting EEG with regards to survival in patients in vegetative and minimally conscious states // PLoS ONE, 2011, V. 6(10). P. e25967. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Bagnato S., Boccagni C., Galardi G. Toward operational architectonics of consciousness: basic evidence from patients with severe cerebral injuries // Cognitive Processing, 2012, V. 13, No. 2, P. 111-131. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Bagnato S., Boccagni C., Galardi G. EEG oscillatory states as neuro-phenomenology of consciousness as revealed from patients in vegetative and minimally conscious states // Consciousness and Cognition, 2012, V. 21, P. 149-169. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. Mind as a nested operational architectonics of the brain // Physics of Life Reviews, 2012, V. 9, No. 1, P. 49-50. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Bagnato S., Boccagni C., Galardi G. DMN operational synchrony relates to self-consciousness: Evidence from patients in vegetative and minimally conscious states // The Open Neuroimaging Journal, 2012, V. 6, P. 55-68. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Bagnato S., Boccagni C., Galardi G. Prognostic value of resting-state electroencephalography structure in disentangling vegetative and minimally conscious states: A preliminary study // Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 2013, V. 27, No. 4, P. 345-354. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Dissipative many-body model and a nested operational architectonics of the brain. Comment on “Dissipation of dark energy by cortex in knowledge retrieval” by Antonio Capolupo, Walter J. Freeman and Giuseppe Vitiello // Physics of Life Reviews, 2013, V. 10, P. 103-105. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Bagnato S, Boccagni C, Galardi G. Dissociation of vegetative and minimally conscious patients based on brain operational architectonics: Factor of etiology // Clinical EEG and Neuroscience, 2013, V. 44, No. 3, P. 209-220. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A, Fingelkurts Al.A., Neves C.F.H. Consciousness as a phenomenon in the operational architectonics of brain organization: Criticality and self-organization considerations // Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, 2013, V. 55, P. 13-31. Full-text.
Bagnato S., Boccagni C., Sant'Angelo A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Galardi G. Emerging from an unresponsive wakefulness syndrome: Brain plasticity has to cross a threshold level // Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 2013, V. 37, No 10, P. 2721-2736. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. EEG oscillatory states: Universality, uniqueness and specificity across healthy-normal, altered and pathological brain conditions // PLoS ONE, 2014, V. 9(2). P. e87507. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Operational architectonics methodology for EEG analysis: Theory and results // Modern Electroencephalographic Assessment Techniques: Theory and Applications. Neuromethods Book Series. Editor: Sakkalis V. Springer, 2015, Volume 91, pp. 1-59. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Attentional state: From automatic detection to willful focused concentration // Attention and Meaning. The Attentional Basis of Meaning. Editors: Marchetti G, Benedetti G, Alharbi A. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2015, pp. 133-150. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A. Present moment, past, and future: mental kaleidoscope // Frontiers in Psychology, 2014, V. 5, P. 395. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Bagnato S., Boccagni C., Galardi G. Do we need a theory-based assessment of consciousness in the field of disorders of consciousness? // Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2014, V. 8, P. 402. Full-text.
Bagnato S., Boccagni C., Sant'Angelo A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Gagliardo C., Galardi G. Long-lasting coma // Functional Neurology, 2014, V. 29, No 3, P. 201-205. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A. Altered structure of dynamic "EEG oscillatory pattern" in major depression // Biological Psychiatry, 2015, V. 77, No 12, P. 1050-1060. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kallio-Tamminen T. EEG-guided meditation: A personalized approach // Journal of Physiology-Paris, 2015, in press. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Bagnato S, Boccagni C, Galardi G. Long-term (six years) clinical outcome discrimination of patients in the vegetative state could be achieved based on the operational architectonics EEG analysis: A pilot feasibility study // The Open Neuroimaging Journal, 2015, in press. Full-text.
Fingelkurts Al.A., Fingelkurts An.A., Bagnato S, Boccagni C, Galardi G. The chief role of frontal operational module of the brain default mode network in the potential recovery of consciousness from the vegetative state: A preliminary comparison of three case reports // The Open Neuroimaging Journal, 2015, in press. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kallio-Tamminen T. Long-term meditation training induced changes in the operational synchrony of Default Mode Network modules during a resting state // Cognitive Processing, 2016, V. 17, No 1, P. 27-37. Full-text.
Fingelkurts An.A., Fingelkurts Al.A., Kallio-Tamminen T. Trait lasting alteration of the brain Default Mode Network in experienced meditators and the experiential selfhood // Self and Identity, 2016. Full-text.