Publications

Journals

  • Valeriani D, Simonyan K (2021). The dynamic connectome of speech control. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B (in press). Online

  • van Viegen T, Akrami A, Bonnen K, DeWitt E, Hyafil A, Ledmyr H, Lindsay G W, Mineault P, Murray J D, Pitkow X, Puce A, Sedigh-Sarvestani M, Stringer C, Achakulvisut T, Alikarami E, Selim Atay M, Batty E, Erlich J C, Galbraith B V, Guo Y, Juavinett A L, Krause M R, Li S, Pachitariu M, Straley E, Valeriani D, Vaughan E, Vaziri-Pashkam M, Waskom M L, Blohm G, Kording K, Schrater P, Wyble B, Escola S, Peters M A K (2021). Neuromatch Academy: Teaching Computational Neuroscience with Global Accessibility. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. Online PDF

  • Fernandez-Vargas J, Tremmel C, Valeriani D, Bhattacharyya S, Cinel C, Citi L, Poli R (2021). Subject- and task-independent neural correlates and prediction of decision confidence in perceptual decision making. Journal of Neural Engineering. Online PDF

  • Easttom C, Bianchi L, Valeriani D, Nam C S, Hossaini A, Zapala D, Roman-Gonzalez A, Singh A K, Antonietti A, Sahonero-Alvarez G, Balachandran P (2021). A Functional Model for Unifying Brain Computer Interface Terminology. IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology. Online PDF

  • Valeriani D, Simonyan K (2020). A microstructural neural network biomarker for dystonia diagnosis identified by a DystoniaNet deep learning platform. PNAS 117(42): 26398-26405. Online PDF Supplementary

  • Bielczyk N, Ando A, Badhwar AP, Caldinelli C, Gao M, Haugg A, Hernandez L, Ito K, Kessler D, Lurie D, Makary M, Nikolaidis A, Veldsman M, Allen C, Bankston A, Bottenhorn K, Braukmann R, Calhoun V, Cheplygina V, Costa Boffino C, Ercan E, Finc K, Foo H, Khatibi A, La C, Mehler D, Narayanan S, Poldrack R, Reddy Raamana P, Salo T, Godard-Sebillotte C, Uddin L, Valeriani D, Valk S, Walton C, Ward P, Yanes J, Zhou X, OHBM Student and Postdoc Special Interest Group (2020). Effective self-management for early career researchers in the natural and life sciences - Neuron 106(2), 212-217. Online PDF

  • Valeriani D, Poli R (2019). Cyborg groups enhance face recognition in crowded environments. PLOS ONE 14(3): e0212935. Online PDF MoBI award (shortlisted)

  • Valeriani D, Cinel C, Poli R (2019). Brain-Computer Interfaces for Human Augmentation. Brain Sciences 9(2): 22. Online PDF

  • Cinel C, Valeriani D, Poli R (2019). Neurotechnologies for Human Cognitive Augmentation: Current State of the Art and Future Prospects. Frontiers Human Neuroscience, 13(13). Online PDF

  • Valeriani D, Cinel C, Poli R (2017). Group Augmentation in Realistic Visual-Search Decisions via a Hybrid Brain-Computer Interface. Scientific Reports 7(7772): 1-12. Online PDF MoBI award (shortlisted)

  • Valeriani D, Poli R, Cinel C (2016). Enhancement of Group Perception via a Collaborative Brain-Computer Interface. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 64(6): 1238-1248. Online PDF

  • Poli R, Valeriani D, Cinel C (2014). Collaborative Brain-Computer Interface for Aiding Decision-making. PLOS ONE 9(7): e102693. Online PDF

  • Cigolini M, Costalunga A, Parisi F, Patander M, Salsi I, Signifredi A, Valeriani D, Lodi Rizzini D, Caselli S (2014). Lessons learned in a Ball Fetch-And-Carry Robotic Competition. Journal of Automation, Mobile Robotics & Intelligent Systems 8(1):82-90. Online PDF

Conference Proceedings

  • Fernandez Vargas J, Valeriani D, Cinel C, Sadras N, Ahmadipour P, Shanechi MM, Citi L, Poli R (2020). Confidence Prediction From EEG Recordings in a Multisensory Environment. International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Technology 2020 (Tokyo, Japan). Online PDF

  • Bhattacharyya S, Valeriani D, Cinel C, Citi L, Poli R (2019). Collaborative Brain-Computer Interfaces to Enhance Group Decisions in an Outpost Surveillance Task. Proceedings of the 41st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society 2019 (Berlin, Germany). Online PDF

  • Bhattacharyya S, Valeriani D, Cinel C, Citi L, Poli R (2019). Target Detection in Video Feeds with Selected Dyads and Groups Assisted by Collaborative Brain-Computer Interfaces. Proceedings of the 9th International IEEE EMBS Neural Engineering Conference (San Francisco, CA, USA). Online PDF

  • Valeriani D, Cinel C, Poli R (2017). Augmenting Group Performance in Target-Face Recognition via Collaborative Brain-Computer Interfaces for Surveillance Applications. Proceedings of the 8th International IEEE EMBS Neural Engineering Conference (Shanghai, China). Online Poster PDF

  • Valeriani D, Matran-Fernandez A (2015). Towards a Wearable Device for Controlling a Smartphone with Eye Winks. Proceedings of the 7th Computer Science and Electronic Engineering Conference (Colchester, UK). Online PDF

  • Valeriani D, Poli R, Cinel C (2015). A Collaborative Brain-Computer Interface to Improve Human Performance in a Visual Search Task. Proceedings of the 7th International IEEE EMBS Neural Engineering Conference (Montpellier, France). Online PDF Best paper award

  • Valeriani D, Poli R, Cinel C (2015). A Collaborative Brain-Computer Interface for Improving Group Detection of Visual Targets in Complex Natural Environments. Proceedings of the 7th International IEEE EMBS Neural Engineering Conference (Montpellier, France). Online Poster PDF

  • Valeriani D, Lodi Rizzini D, Oleari F, Caselli S (2013). A Viewpoint Planning and Navigation Algorithm for Mobile Robots using Depth Images. Proceedings of the Australasian Conference on Robotics and Automation (Sydney, Australia). Video PDF

  • Mesejo-Santiago P, Cagnoni S, Costalunga A, Valeriani D (2013). Segmentation of Histological Images using a Metaheuristic-based Level Set Approach. Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference Companion on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (Amsterdam, Netherlands). Online PDF

Book Chapters

  • Valeriani D, Cinel C, Poli R (2019). Hybrid Collaborative Brain-Computer Interfaces to Augment Group Decision Making. Neuroergonomics: The Brain at Work and in Everyday Life, H. Ayaz and F. Dehais, Eds. Elsevier, 2019. Online PDF

  • Valeriani D, Matran-Fernandez A (2018). Past and Future of Multi-Mind Brain-Computer Interfaces. Brain-Computer Interfaces Handbook: Technological and Theoretical Advances, C. Nam, A. Nijholt and F. Lotte, Eds. CRC Press, 2018. Online PDF

  • Matran-Fernandez A, Valeriani D, Poli R (2016). Toward BCIs out of the lab: The impact of motion artefacts on Brain-Computer Interfaces performance. Wireless Medical Systems and Algorithms: Design and Applications, P. Salvo and M. Hernandez-Silveira, Eds. CRC Press, 2016, pp. 219-240. Online PDF

Patents

  • Simonyan K, Valeriani D (2021). Objective Evaluation of Neurological Movement Disorders from Medical Imaging. International Patent Application No. PCT/US2020/053571. World Intellectual Property Organization. Online

Conference Abstracts

  • Valeriani D, Worthley A, O'Flynn LC, Hamzehei Sichani A, Simonyan K (2021). Brain-Computer Interfaces for Optimal Human-Machine Collaboration. Virtual BCI Meeting 2021. Online PDF Slides Poster Video Best Poster Award

  • Valeriani D (2020). Neurotechnologies for Optimal Human-Machine Collaboration in Decision-Making. 2020 IEEE Brain Workshop on Advanced Neurotechnologies. PDF

  • Valeriani D, Simonyan K (2020). DystoniaNet: Neural Biomarker-Based Platform for Dystonia Diagnosis using Deep Learning. International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders (MDS Virtual Congress) 2020. Online PDF Poster Top Abstract

  • Valeriani D, O'Flynn LC, Worthley A, Simonyan K (2020). Neural Correlates of Accuracy and Confidence during Realistic Decision-Making in Noisy Environments. Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM) Annual Meeting 2020 (Virtual). Online PDF Poster Video

  • Manmadhan Nair R, Ghasem Sani O, Sadras N, Song C, Ahmadipouranari P, Valeriani D, Cinel C, Citi L, Poli R, Shanechi MM (2019). Decoding human confidence from neural signals. Society for Neuroscience (SfN) Annual Meeting 2019 (Chicago, IL, USA). Online

  • Narasimham S, Valeriani D, Hutchinson M, Simonyan K, Reilly R (2019). Evaluating Multimodal Integration of Abnormalities in Adult Onset Idiopathic Focal Dystonia (AOIFD) via Multivariate Pattern Analysis (MVPA) and Ensemble Learning (EL). International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders 2019. Online

  • Valeriani D, Simonyan K (2019). Automatic Diagnosis of Spasmodic Dysphonia with Structural MRI and Machine Learning. Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM) Annual Meeting 2019 (Rome, Italy). PDF Poster People's Choice Abstract Award

  • Bhattacharyya S, Cinel C, Citi L, Valeriani D, Poli R (2019). Walking Improves the Performance of a Brain-Computer Interface for Group Decision Making. Neuroadaptive Technology Conference 2019 (Liverpool, UK). PDF

  • Valeriani D, Bhattacharyya S, Cinel C, Citi L, Poli R (2018). Augmenting group decision making accuracy in a realistic environment using collaborative brain-computer interfaces based on error-related potentials. 7th International BCI Meeting, 2018 (Asilomar Conference Center in Pacific Grove, California, USA). Online PDF

  • Valeriani D, Cinel C, Poli R (2017). A Collaborative BCI Trained to Aid Group Decisions in a Visual Search Task Works Well with Similar Tasks. Neuroadaptive Technology Conference 2017 (Berlin, Germany). PDF

  • Valeriani D, Cinel C, Poli R (2016). Hybrid Collaborative Brain-Computer Interfaces to Augment Group Decision Making. 1st International Conference on Neuroergonomics (Paris, France). PDF

  • Valeriani D, Cinel C, Poli R (2016). Improving Speech Perception with Collaborative Brain-Computer Interfaces. 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (Orlando, USA). Poster PDF

  • Valeriani D, Matran-Fernandez A, Perez-Liebana D, Asensio-Cubero J, O'Connell C, Iacob A (2015). A Comparison of Ensemble Methods for Motor Imagery Brain-Computer Interfaces. European Conference on Data Analysis (Colchester, UK). PDF

  • Cigolini M, Costalunga A, Parisi F, Patander M, Salsi I, Signifredi A, Valeriani D, Lodi Rizzini D, Caselli S (2013). Lessons learned in a Ball Fetch-And-Carry Robotic Competition. 4th International Conference on Robotics in Education (Lodz, Poland). Video PDF

Thesis and Dissertations

  • PhD Thesis - Improving Group Decision Making with Collaborative Brain-Computer Interfaces - University of Essex, UK (2017). Online

  • MEng Dissertation - A 3D Perception System for Mobile Robot Navigation and Object Detection - Università degli Studi di Parma, Italy (2013). Video (ITA) PDF (ITA)

  • BEng Dissertation - Development of a software library for programming the Comau Smart Six robot manipulator - Università degli Studi di Parma, Italy (2010). Video (ITA) PDF (ITA)

Editorial roles