Publications

Neuroimaging Methods

  • Cai, M. B., Schuck, N. W., Pillow, J. W., & Niv, Y. (2019). Representational structure or task structure? Bias in neural representational similarity analysis and a Bayesian method for reducing bias. PLoS computational biology, 15(5), e1006299. [full text link] [example notebook (GBRSA is more recommended)]
  • Cai, M. B., Schuck, N. W., Pillow, J. W., & Niv, Y. (2016). A Bayesian method for reducing bias in neural representational similarity analysis. In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (pp. 4951-4959). [full text link]
  • Lal, T. M., Baldwin, P. R., Cai, M. B., Savjani, R. R., Eagleman, D. M., Ress, D., & Salas, R. (2016). Real time functional MRI training to decrease motion in imaging studies: lack of significant improvement. Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic, 80(4), 348-356. [pdf] [link]
  • Zheng, T., Cai, M., & Jiang, T. (2010). A novel approach to activation detection in fMRI based on empirical mode decomposition. Journal of integrative neuroscience, 9(04), 407-427. [link]

Learning and Decision Making

  • Schuck, N. W., Cai, M. B., Wilson, R. C., & Niv, Y. (2016). Human orbitofrontal cortex represents a cognitive map of state space. Neuron, 91(6), 1402-1412. [full text link]
  • Cai, M. B., & Eagleman, D. M. (2015). Duration estimates within a modality are integrated sub-optimally. Frontiers in psychology, 6, 1041. [full text link]

Time Perception

  • Cai, M. B., Eagleman, D. M., & Ma, W. J. (2015). Perceived duration is reduced by repetition but not by high-level expectation. Journal of vision, 15(13), 19-19. [full text link]
  • Cai, M. B., & Eagleman, D. M. (2015). Duration estimates within a modality are integrated sub-optimally. Frontiers in psychology, 6, 1041. [full text link]
  • Cai, M., Stetson, C., & Eagleman, D. M. (2012). A neural model for temporal order judgments and their active recalibration: a common mechanism for space and time?. Frontiers in psychology, 3, 470. [full text link]

(upcoming)

  • Duan, Z., Min, M. R., Li, L. E., Cai, M., Xu, Y., & Ni, B. (2019). Disentangled Deep Autoencoding Regularization for Robust Image Classification. arXiv preprint arXiv:1902.11134. [full text link]
  • Ellis, C., Baldassano, C., Schapiro, A. C., Cai, M. B., & Cohen, J. D. (2019). Facilitating open-science with realistic fMRI simulation: validation and application. BioRxiv, 532424. [pdf]