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The auditory representation of speech sounds in human motor cortex.

Cheung C, Hamilton LS, Johnson K and Chang EF 

Elife. 2016 March 4; 5: e12577.  [PDF]


Stereotactic probability and variability of speech arrest and anomia sites during stimulation mapping of the language dominant hemisphere.

Chang EF*, Breshears JD*, Raygor KP, Lau D, Molinaro AM and Berger MS

J. Neurosurg. 2016 February 19.  [PDF]


Human superior temporal gyrus organization of spectrotemporal modulation tuning derived from speech stimuli.

Hullett PW, Hamilton LS, Mesgarani N, Schreiner CE and Chang EF

J. Neurosci. 2016 February 10; 36(6): 2014-2026.  [PDF]



Transient aphasias after left hemisphere resective surgery.

Wilson SM, Lam D, Babiak MC, Perry DW, Shih T, Hess CP, Berger MS and Chang EF

J. Neurosurg. 2015 September; 123: 581-593. [PDF]


A probabilistic map of the human ventral sensorimotor cortex using electrical stimulation.

Breshears JD, Molinaro AM and Chang EF

J. Neurosurg. 2015 August; 123: 340-349.  [PDF]


The influence of lexical statistics on temporal lobe cortical dynamics during spoken word listening. 

Cibelli ES, Leonard MK, Johnson K and Chang EF

Brain and Language. 2015 August; 147: 66-75.  [PDF]


The Cortical computations underlying feedback control in vocal production.

Houde JF & Chang EF

Current Opinion in Neurobiology, ScienceDirect. 2015 May 15; 33, 174-181.  [PDF]


Dynamic encoding of speech sequence probability in human temporal cortex. 

Leonard MK, Bouchard KE, Tang C and Chang EF

J Neurosci. 2015 May 6; 35(18): 7203–7214.  [PDF]


Towards large-Scale, human-Based, mesoscopic neurotechnologies.

Chang EF

Neuron. 2015 April 8; 86: 68-78.  [PDF]


Contemporary model of language organization: an overview for neurosurgeons.

Chang EF, Raygor KP and Berger MS

J Neurosurg. 2015 February; 122: 250-261.  [PDF]



Control of spoken vowel acoustics and the influence of phonetic context in human speech sensorimotor cortex.

Bouchard KE & Chang EF

J. Neurosci. 2014 Sep 17; 34(38):12662-77.


Dynamic speech representations in the human temporal lobe.

Leonard MK & Chang EF

Trends Cogn Sci. 2014 Sep; 18(9):472-479.  [PDF]


Phonetic feature encoding in human superior temporal gyrus. 

Mesgarani N, Cheung C, Johnson K and Chang EF

Science. 2014 Feb 28;343(6174): 1006-10.  [PDF] 

see Perspective from Grodzinsky Y, Nelken I. The neural code that makes us human. Science 2104 Feb 28:343(6174):978-9. link [PDF]


Speech map in the human ventral sensory-motor cortex.

Conant D, Bouchard KE and Chang EF

Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 2014 Feb;24C:63-67.  [PDF]



Syllabic (2-5Hz) and fluctuation (1-10Hz) ranges in speech and auditory processing.

Edwards E & Chang EF

Hearing Research. 2013 Nov;305:113-34.  [PDF]


Neural evidence for state feedback control of speaking.

Houde JH, Kort NS, Niziolek CA, Chang EF and Nagarajan SS

Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics. 19, pp.060178 (June 2013).  [PDF]


Functional organization of human sensorimotor cortex for speech articulation.

Bouchard KE, Mesgarani N, Johnson K and Chang EF

Nature. 2013 Jun 27; 498(7455):526. PMCID: PMC360666.  [PDF]


Human cortical sensorimotor network underlying feedback control of vocal pitch.

Chang EF*, Niziolek C*, Nagarajan SS, Knight RT and Houde JS

Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences. 2013 Feb 12; 110(7):2653-8.  [PDF]



Real-time, single-trial mapping of cortical event-related activation.

Cheung C & Chang EF

Journal of Neural Engineering. 2012 Aug;9(4):046018.  [PDF]


Selective cortical representation of attended speech in multi-talker speech perception.

Mesgarani N & Chang EF

Nature. 2012 May 10; 485(7397):233-6.  [PDF]


Reconstructing speech from human auditory cortex.

Pasley B, David SV, Mesgarani N, Flinker A, Shamma SA, Crone NE, Knight RT and Chang EF

PLoS Biology. 2012 Jan; 10(1). PMCID: PMC3269422.  [PDF]



Homotopic organization of right hemisphere essential language sites in right and bilateral cerebral hemispheric dominance.

Chang EF, Wang DD, Perry D, Barbaro NM and Berger MS

J. Neurosurg.  2011 April; 114(4): 893-902.  [PDF]



Categorical speech representation in the human superior temporal gyrus.

Chang, EF*, Rieger, J*, Johnson, KD, Berger, MS, Barbaro, NM and Knight RT

Nature Neuroscience. 2010 Nov; 13(11):1428-32. PMCID: PMC2967728.  [PDF]


Cortical spatiotemporal dynamics underlying phonological target detection in humans.

Chang, EF*, Edwards, E*, Nagarajan, SS, Fogelson, N, Dalal, SS, Canolty, RT, Kirsch, HE, Barbaro, NM and Knight RT

Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 2010 May 13.  [PDF]



Critical period window for spectral tuning defined in the primary auditory cortex (A1).

De Villers-sidani E, Chang EF, Bao S and Merzenich MM

J. Neurosci. 2007 Jan 3;27(1):180-9.  [PDF]



The development of spectral and temporal response selectivity in the auditory cortex.

Chang EF, Bao S, Imaizumi K, Schreiner CE and Merzenich MM

Proceedings of the National Academy of Science. 2005 Nov 8;102(45):16460-5. PMCID: PMC1283465.  [PDF]



Temporal plasticity in the primary auditory cortex induced by operant perceptual learning.

Bao S, Chang EF, Woods J and Merzenich MM

Nature Neuroscience 2004 Sep; 7(9):974-81.  [PDF] 



Environmental noise retards auditory cortical development.

Chang EF & Merzenich MM

Science. 2003 Apr 18; 300(5618): 498-502.  [PDF]