Edmund Lalor
Ussher Assistant Professor, Electronic & Elect. Engineering
Ussher Assistant Professor, Trinity Centre for Bioengineering

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Di Liberto, G.M. and Lalor, E.C. and Millman, R.E., Causal cortical dynamics of a predictive enhancement of speech intelligibility, NeuroImage, 166, 2018, p247-258 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Di Liberto, G.M. and Lalor, E.C., Indexing cortical entrainment to natural speech at the phonemic level: Methodological considerations for applied research, Hearing Research, 348, 2017, p70-77 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Egan, J.M. and Loughnane, G.M. and Fletcher, H. and Meade, E. and Lalor, E.C., A gaze independent hybrid-BCI based on visual spatial attention, Journal of Neural Engineering, 14, (4), 2017 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Dukic S., Iyer P. M., Mohr K., Hardiman O., Lalor E. C., Nasseroleslami B., Estimation of coherence using the median is robust against EEG artefacts , 2017 39th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) , Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) , Jeju, South Korea, 2017, 2017, pp3949 - 3952 Conference Paper, 2017 DOI

Iyer PM, Mohr K, Broderick M, Gavin B, Burke T, Bede P, Pinto-Grau M, Pender NP, McLaughlin R, Vajda A, Heverin M, Lalor EC, Hardiman O, Nasseroleslami B, Mismatch Negativity as an Indicator of Cognitive Sub-Domain Dysfunction in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Front Neurol, 8, 2017, p395- Journal Article, 2017

Bednar, A., Boland, F.M., Lalor, E.C., Different spatio-temporal electroencephalography features drive the successful decoding of binaural and monaural cues for sound localization, European Journal of Neuroscience, 45, (5), 2017, p679-689 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Hasegawa-Johnson, M.A. and Jyothi, P. and McCloy, D. and Mirbagheri, M. and Liberto, G.M.D. and Das, A. and Ekin, B. and Liu, C. and Manohar, V. and Tang, H. and Lalor, E.C. and Chen, N.F. and Hager, P. and Kekona, T. and Sloan, R. and Lee, A.K.C., ASR for under-resourced languages from probabilistic transcription, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio Speech and Language Processing, 25, (1), 2017, p46-59 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

O†Sullivan, A.E. and Crosse, M.J. and Di Liberto, G.M. and Lalor, E.C., Visual cortical entrainment to motion and categorical speech features during silent lipreading, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 10, (679), 2017 Journal Article, 2017 DOI TARA - Full Text

Di Liberto, G.M. and Lalor, E.C., Isolating neural indices of continuous speech processing at the phonetic level, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, 894, 2016, p337-345 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Crosse, M.J. and Di Liberto, G.M. and Lalor, E.C., Eye can hear clearly now: Inverse effectiveness in natural audiovisual speech processing relies on long-term crossmodal temporal integration, Journal of Neuroscience, 36, (38), 2016, p9888-9895 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Crosse, M.J. and Di Liberto, G.M. and Bednar, A. and Lalor, E.C., The multivariate temporal response function (mTRF) toolbox: A MATLAB toolbox for relating neural signals to continuous stimuli, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 10, (NOV2016), 2016 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Hamilton, C. and D'Arcy, S. and Pearlmutter, B.A. and Crispino, G. and Lalor, E.C. and Conlon, B.J., An Investigation of Feasibility and Safety of Bi-Modal Stimulation for the Treatment of Tinnitus: An Open-Label Pilot Study, Neuromodulation, 19, (8), 2016, p832-837 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Loughnane G., Loughnane G., Newman D., Bellgrove M., Lalor E., Lalor E., Lalor E., Kelly S., O'Connell R., O'Connell R., Target selection signals influence perceptual decisions by modulating the onset and rate of evidence accumulation, Current Biology, 26, (4), 2016, p496-502 Journal Article, 2016 TARA - Full Text DOI

Kiiski HS, Ní Riada S, Lalor EC, Gonçalves NR, Nolan H, Whelan R, Lonergan R, Kelly S, O'Brien MC, Kinsella K, Bramham J, Burke T, Ó Donnchadha S, Hutchinson M, Tubridy N, Reilly RB, Delayed P100-Like Latencies in Multiple Sclerosis: A Preliminary Investigation Using Visual Evoked Spread Spectrum Analysis., PloS one, 11, (1), 2016, pe0146084 Journal Article, 2016 TARA - Full Text DOI

Crosse MJ, Butler JS, Lalor EC, Congruent Visual Speech Enhances Cortical Entrainment to Continuous Auditory Speech in Noise-Free Conditions., The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 35, (42), 2015, p14195-204 Journal Article, 2015 TARA - Full Text DOI

Crosse, M.J. and Elshafei, H.A. and Foxe, J.J. and Lalor, E.C., Investigating the temporal dynamics of auditory cortical activation to silent lipreading, 2015-July, (7146621), 2015, pp308-311 Conference Paper, 2015 DOI

Loughnane GM, Shanley JP, Lalor EC, O'Connell RG, Behavioral and electrophysiological evidence of opposing lateral visuospatial asymmetries in the upper and lower visual fields. , Cortex, 63, (2015), 2015, p220 - 231 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Iyer PM, Egan C, Pinto-Grau M, Burke T, Elamin M, Nasseroleslami B, Pender N, Lalor EC, Hardiman O, Functional Connectivity Changes in Resting-State EEG as Potential Biomarker for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis., PloS one, 10, (6), 2015, pe0128682 Journal Article, 2015 URL

O'Sullivan JA, Shamma SA, Lalor EC, Evidence for Neural Computations of Temporal Coherence in an Auditory Scene and Their Enhancement during Active Listening., The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 35, (18), 2015, p7256-63 Journal Article, 2015

O'Sullivan JA, Reilly RB, Lalor EC, Improved decoding of attentional selection in a cocktail party environment with EEG via automatic selection of relevant independent components., Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference, 2015, 2015, p5740-3 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

O'Leary-Barrett M, Pihl RO, Artiges E, Banaschewski T, Bokde AL, Büchel C, Flor H, Frouin V, Garavan H, Heinz A, Ittermann B, Mann K, Paillère-Martinot ML, Nees F, Paus T, Pausova Z, Poustka L, Rietschel M, Robbins TW, Smolka MN, Ströhle A, Schumann G, Conrod PJ, Personality, Attentional Biases towards Emotional Faces and Symptoms of Mental Disorders in an Adolescent Sample., PloS one, 10, (6), 2015, pe0128271 Journal Article, 2015 TARA - Full Text DOI

Di Liberto GM, O'Sullivan JA, Lalor EC, Low-Frequency Cortical Entrainment to Speech Reflects Phoneme-Level Processing., Current biology : CB, 25, (19), 2015, p2457-65 Journal Article, 2015

Argyris Stringaris, Pablo Vidal-Ribas Belil, Eric Artiges, Hervé Lemaitre, Fanny Gollier-Briant, Selina Wolke, Hélène Vulser, Ruben Miranda, Jani Penttilä, Maren Struve, Tahmine Fadai, Viola Kappel, Yvonne Grimmer, Robert Goodman, Luise Poustka, Patricia Conrod, Anna Cattrell, Tobias Banaschewski, Arun LW Bokde, Uli Bromberg, Christian Büchel, Herta Flor, Vincent Frouin, Juergen Gallinat, Hugh Garavan, Penny Gowland, Andreas Heinz, Bernd Ittermann, Frauke Nees, Dimitri Papadopoulos, Tomas Paus, Michael N Smolka, Henrik Walter, Rob Whelan, Jean-Luc Martinot, Gunter Schumann, Marie-Laure Paillère-Martinot, The brain's response to reward anticipation and depression in adolescence: Dimensionality, specificity, and longitudinal predictions in a community-based sample , American Journal of Psychiatry , 172 , (12 ), 2015, p1215 - 1223 Journal Article, 2015 URL

Galinowski, A. and Miranda, R. and Lemaitre, H. and PaillÚre Martinot, M.-L. and Artiges, E. and Vulser, H. and Goodman, R. and PenttilÀ, J. and Struve, M. and Barbot, A. and Fadai, T. and Poustka, L. and Conrod, P. and Banaschewski, T. and Barker, G.J. and Bokde, A. and Bromberg, U. and BÌchel, C. and Flor, H. and Gallinat, J. and Garavan, H. and Heinz, A. and Ittermann, B. and Kappel, V. and Lawrence, C. and Loth, E. and Mann, K. and Nees, F. and Paus, T. and Pausova, Z. and Poline, J.-B. and Rietschel, M. and Robbins, T.W. and Smolka, M. and Schumann, G. and Martinot, J.-L. and Reed, L. and Williams, S. and Lourdusamy, A. and Costafreda, S. and Cattrell, A. and Nymberg, C. and Topper, L. and Smith, L. and Havatzias, S. and Stueber, K. and Mallik, C. and Clarke, T.K. and Stacey, D. and Peng, W.C. and Werts, H. and Williams, S. and Andrew, C. and Desrivieres, S. and Zewdie, S. and HÀke, I. and Ivanov, N. and KlÀr, A. and Reuter, J. and Palafox, C. and Hohmann, C. and Schilling, C. and LÌdemann, K. and Romanowski, A. and Ströhle, A. and Wolff, E. and Rapp, M. and BrÌhl, R. and Ihlenfeld, A. and Walaszek, B. and Schubert, F. and Connolly, C. and Jones, J. and Lalor, E. and McCabe, E. and NíShiothcháin, A. and Whelan, R. and Spanagel, R. and Leonardi-Essmann, F. and Sommer, W. and Vollstaed, K.S. and Steiner, S. and Buehler, M. and Stolzenburg, E. and Schmal, C. and Schirmbeck, F. and Heym, N. and Newman, C. and Huebner, T. and Ripke, S. and Mennigen, E. and Muller, K. and Ziesch, V. and Lueken, L. and Yacubian, J. and Finsterbusch, J. and Bordas, N. and Bricaud, Z. and Massicotte, J. and Lalanne, C. and Thyreau, B. and Frouin, V. and Dalley, J. and Mar, A. and Subramaniam, N. and Theobald, D. and Richmond, N. and De Rover, M. and Molander, A. and Jordan, E. and Robinson, E. and Hipolata, L. and Moreno, M. and Arroyo, M. and Stephens, D. and Ripley, T. and Crombag, H. and Pena, Y. and Lathrop, M. and Zelenika, D. and Heath, S. and Lanzerath, D. and Heinrichs, B. and Spranger, T. and Fuchs, B. and Speiser, C. and Resch, F. and Haffner, J. and Parzer, P. and Brunner, R. and Klaassen, A. and Klaassen, I. and Constant, P. and Mignon, X. and Thomsen, T. and Zysset, S. and Vestboe, A. and Ireland, J. and Rogers, J., Resilience and corpus callosum microstructure in adolescence, Psychological Medicine, 45, (11), 2015, p2285-2294 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Dundon NM, Dockree SP, Buckley V, Merriman N, Carton M, Clarke S, Roche RA, Lalor EC, Robertson IH, Dockree PM, Impaired auditory selective attention ameliorated by cognitive training with graded exposure to noise in patients with traumatic brain injury., Neuropsychologia, 75, 2015, p74-87 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Lauteslager T, O'Sullivan JA, Reilly RB, Lalor EC, Decoding of attentional selection in a cocktail party environment from single-trial EEG is robust to task., Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference, 2014, 2014, p1318-21 Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text DOI

Loughnane GM, Meade E, Reilly RB, Lalor EC, Towards a gaze-independent hybrid-BCI based on SSVEPs, alpha-band modulations and the P300., Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference, 2014, 2014, p1322-5 Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text DOI

Frey HP, Schmid AM, Murphy JW, Molholm S, Lalor EC, Foxe JJ, Modulation of early cortical processing during divided attention to non-contiguous locations, European Journal of Neuroscience, 39, (9), 2014, p1499 - 1507 Journal Article, 2014

Sheedy C., Loughlin G., Power A., Reilly R.B., Lalor E., Endogenous Auditory Frequency-Based Attention Modulates Obligatory Sensory Activity in Humans, NeuroReport, 25, (4), 2014, p219 - 225 Journal Article, 2014 DOI TARA - Full Text

Nuno R Gonçalves, Robert Whelan, John J Foxe, Edmund C Lalor, Towards obtaining spatiotemporally precise responses to continuous sensory stimuli in humans: a general linear modeling approach to EEG. , NeuroImage, 97, (2014), 2014, p196 - 205 Journal Article, 2014 URL

O'Sullivan JA, Power AJ, Mesgarani N, Rajaram S, Foxe JJ, Slaney M, Shinn-Cunningham BG, Shamma SA, Lalor EC, Attentional selection in a multi-speaker environment can be decoded from single-trial EEG, Cerebral Cortex, 2014 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Crosse MJ, Lalor EC, The cortical representation of the speech envelope is earlier for audiovisual speech than audio speech., Journal of neurophysiology, 111, (7), 2014, p1400-8 Journal Article, 2014 DOI TARA - Full Text

Frey HP, Molholm S, Lalor EC, Russo N, Foxe JJ, Atypical cortical representation of peripheral visual space in children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder, European Journal of Neuroscience, 38, (1), 2013, p2125 - 2138 Journal Article, 2013

Kelly, Simon P. Vanegas, M. Isabel Schroeder, Charles E. Lalor, Edmund C. , The cruciform model of striate generation of the early VEP, re-illustrated, not revoked: A reply to Ales et al. (2013) , NeuroImage , 82 , (0 ), 2013, p154 - 159 Journal Article, 2013 DOI URL TARA - Full Text

Power, A.J., Foxe, J.J., Forde, E.J., Reilly, R.B., Lalor, E.C., At what time is the cocktail party? A late locus of selective attention to natural speech., European Journal of Neuroscience, 35, (9), 2012, p1497 - 1503 Journal Article, 2012

Lalor E.C., De Sanctis, P., Krakowski, M.I., Foxe, J.J. , Visual sensory deficits in schizophrenia: Is there anything to the magnocellular account?, Schizophrenia Research, 139, (2012), 2012, p246 - 252 Journal Article, 2012

Kelly, S.P., Schroeder, C.E., Lalor, E.C., What does polarity inversion of extrastriate activity tell us about striate contributions to the early VEP? A comment on Ales et al (2010)., NeuroImage, 2012 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Lalor, E.C., Kelly, S.P., Foxe, J.J., Generation of the VESPA response to rapid contrast fluctuations is dominated by striate cortex: evidence from retinotopic mapping., Neuroscience, 218, (2012), 2012, p226 - 234 Journal Article, 2012

Whelan, R, Conrod, P.J., Poline, J.B., Lourdusamy, A., Banaschewski, T, Barker, G. J., Bellgrove, M. A., Büchel, C., Byrne, M., Cummins, T.D.R., Fauth-Bühler, M., Flor, H., Gallinat J., Heinz, A., Ittermann, B., Mann, K., Martinot, J.L., Lalor, E.C., Lathrop, M., Loth, E., Nees, F., Paus, T., Rietschel, M., Smolka, M. N., Spanagel, R., Stephens, D.N., Struve, M., Thyreau, B., Vollstaedt-Klein, S., Robbins, T.W., Schumann, G., Garavan, H and the IMAGEN consortium., Adolescent impulsivity phenotypes characterized by distinct brain networks., Nature Neuroscience, 15, (6), 2012, p920 - 925 Journal Article, 2012 URL

Power AJ, Foxe JJ, Forde EJ, Reilly RB, Lalor EC, At what time is the cocktail party? A late locus of selective attention to natural speech., The European journal of neuroscience, 35, (9), 2012, p1497-503 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Murphy, J.M., Kelly, S.P., Foxe, J.J., Lalor, E.C., Isolating early cortical generators of visual evoked activity: A systems identification approach., Experimental Brain Research, 220, (2), 2012, p191 - 199 Journal Article, 2012

Power AJ, Reilly RB, Lalor EC, Comparing linear and quadratic models of the human auditory system using EEG., Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBS, Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBS, Boston, 30th-3rd, 2011, 2011, pp4171-4 Conference Paper, 2011 DOI

Power, AJ, Lalor, EC, Reilly, RB, Endogenous Auditory Spatial Attention Modulates Obligatory Sensory Activity in Auditory Cortex, CEREBRAL CORTEX, 21, 2011 Journal Article, 2011

Frey, H. P., Kelly, S. P., Lalor, E. C., Foxe, J. J., Early spatial attentional modulation of inputs to the fovea, Journal of Neuroscience, 30, (13), 2010, p4547 - 4551 Journal Article, 2010

Lalor, E.C., Foxe, J.J., Reply to Skottun & Skoyles. On interpreting responses to low contrast stimuli in terms of magnocellular activity - A few remarks , Vision Research, 2010 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Lalor, E.C., Foxe, J.J., Neural responses to uninterrupted natural speech can be extracted with precise temporal resolution, European Journal of Neuroscience , 31, (1), 2010, p189-193 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Reverse correlation and the VESPA method. in, editor(s)Handy TC , Brain Signal Analysis: Advances in Neuroelectric and Neuromagnetic Methods., Cambridge, MA, USA, MIT Press, 2009, pp1 - 19, [Lalor, E.C., Pearlmutter, B.A., Foxe, J.J. ] Book Chapter, 2009

Lalor, E.C., Foxe, J.J., Visual evoked spread spectrum analysis (VESPA) responses to stimuli biased towards magnocellular and parvocellular pathways., Vision Research, 49, (2009), 2009, p127 - 133 Journal Article, 2009

Lalor E., Power A., Reilly R.B., Foxe J.J, Resolving Precise Temporal Processing Properties of the Auditory System Using Continuous Stimuli, Journal of Neurophysiology, 102, (1), 2009, p349-359 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Lalor EC, Power AJ, Reilly RB, Foxe JJ, Resolving precise temporal processing properties of the auditory system using continuous stimuli., Journal of Neurophysiology, 102, (1), 2009, p349-359 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Lalor EC., Ahmadian, Y, Paninski L., Optimal decoding of stimulus velocity using a probabilistic model of ganglion cell populations in primate retina, Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 26, (11), 2009, pB25 - B42 Journal Article, 2009

Lalor E.C., Yeap S., Reilly R.B., Pearlmutter B.A., Foxe J.J., , Dissecting the cellular contributions to early visual sensory processing deficits in schizophrenia using the VESPA evoked response, Schizophrenia Research, 98, (1-3), 2008, p256-64 Journal Article, 2008 DOI URL

Lalor E, Kelly S.P., Perlmutter, B., Reilly, R.B., Foxe, J.F, Isolating endogenous visuo-spatial attentional effects using the novel Visual Evoked Spread Spectrum Analysis (VESPA) technique, European Journal of Neuroscience, 26, (12), 2007, p3536-42 Journal Article, 2007 DOI URL

Lalor, E. C., Pearlmutter, B. A., Reilly, R. B., McDarby, G., & Foxe, J. J., The VESPA: a method for the rapid estimation of a visual evoked potential., NeuroImage, 32, (4), 2006, p1549-1561 Journal Article, 2006 URL DOI

Kelly, S. P., Lalor, E. C., Reilly, R. B., & Foxe, J. J. , Increases in alpha oscillatory power reflect an active retinotopic mechanism for distracter suppression during sustained visuospatial attention., J Neurophysiol. , 95, (6), 2006, p3844-51. Journal Article, 2006 URL DOI

Lalor E, Kelly S.P., Finucane C., Burke R., Smith R., Reilly R.B. McDarby G., , Steady-state VEP-based Brain Computer Interface Control in an Immersive 3-D Gaming Environment, EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing, 19, 2005, p3156-3164 Journal Article, 2005 URL DOI

Kelly, S.P. and Lalor, E.C. and Reilly, R.B. and Foxe, J.J., Visual spatial attention tracking using high-density SSVEP data for independent brain-computer communication, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 13, (2), 2005, p172 - 178 Journal Article, 2005 DOI URL TARA - Full Text

Kelly, S.P. and Lalor, E.C. and Finucane, C. and McDarby, G. and Reilly, R.B., Visual spatial attention control in an independent brain-computer interface, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering , 52, (9), 2005, p1588 - 1596 Journal Article, 2005 URL TARA - Full Text DOI



Society for Neuroscience 01/01/2008 – 31/12/2012

Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers 01/01/2007 – 31/12/2012