Apostolos P. Georgopoulos, MD PhD

Director,  Brain Sciences Center

Regents Professor, University of Minnesota

American Legion Brain Sciences Chair,  University of Minnesota

McKnight Presidential Chair in Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Minnesota

Professor of Neuroscience, Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Minnesota


Magnetoencephalography of brain function

Neural mechanisms of cognitive processes

Neurophysiology of motor control and cognition

Functional MRI of motor and cognitive processes


University of Athens School of Medicine, Athens, Greece

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2010-2015 | 2006-2009 | 2004-2005 | 2000-2003 | 1997-1999 | 1993-1996 | 1988-1992 | 1975-1987

Publications: 1997-1999

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115 MacNabb, C., O’Hare, E., Cleary, J. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1999)
Congenital hypothyroidism impairs response alternation discrimination behavior.  Brain Res. 847: 231-239.


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114 Ugurbil, K., Hu, X., Chen, W., Zhu, X-H., Kim, S-G. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1999)
Functional mapping in the human brain using high magnetic fields.  Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B 354: 1195-1213.


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113 Amirikian, B. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1999)
Cortical populations and behaviour: Following Hebb’s thread.  Can. J. Exp. Psychol. 53: 21-34.

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112 Georgopoulos, A.P. (1999)
Neural mechanisms of motor cognitive processes: Functional MRI and neurophysiological studies.  In: The New Cognitive Neurosciences, Gazzaniga, M.S. (ed.), MIT Press: Cambridge, MA, 2nd edition, pp. 525-538.


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111 Carpenter, A.F., Georgopoulos, A.P. and Pellizzer, G. (1999)
Motor cortical encoding of serial order in a context-recall task.  Science 283: 1752-1757.


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110 Georgopoulos, A.P., Pellizzer, G., Poliakov, A.V. and Schieber, M.H. (1999)
Neural coding of finger and wrist movements.  J. Comput. Neurosci. 6: 279-288.


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109 Pellizzer, G., Richter, H. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1999)
Drawing under visuomotor incongruence.  Exp. Brain Res., 125: 115-121.


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108 Georgopoulos, A.P. (1999)
News in motor cortical physiology.  NIPS, 14: 64-68.


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107 Whang, K.C., Crowe, D.A. and Georgopoulos, A.P.  (1999)
Multidimensional scaling analysis of two construction-related tasks.  Exp. Brain Res.  125: 231-238.


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106 Tagaris, G.A., Richter, W., Kim, S.-G., Pellizzer, G., Andersen, P., Ugurbil, K. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1998)
Functional magnetic resonance imaging of mental rotation and memory scanning:  a multidimensional scaling analysis of brain activation patterns.  Brain Res. Rev. 26: 106-112.


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105 Lee, D., Port, N.L., Kruse, N.L. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1998)
Variability and correlated noise in the discharge of neurons in motor and parietal areas of the primate cortex.  J. Neurosci. 18: 1161-1170.

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104 Georgopoulos, A.P. (1997)
Neural networks and motor control.  The Neuroscientist 3: 358-366.


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103 Richter, W., Ugurbil, K., Georgopoulos, A.P. and S.-G. Kim (1997)
Time-resolved fMRI of mental rotation.  NeuroReport 8: 3697-3702.


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102 Richter, W., Andersen, P.M., Georgopoulos, A.P., and Kim, S.-G. (1997)
Sequential activity in human motor areas during a delayed cued finger movement task studied by time-resolved fMRIS.  NeuroReport  8: 1257-1261.


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101 Lee, D., Port, N.L. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1997)
Manual interception of moving targets. II. On-line control of overlapping submovements.  Exp. Brain Res. 116: 421-433.


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100 Port, N.L., Lee, D., Dassonville, P. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1997)
Manual interception of moving targets. I. Performance and movement initiation.  Exp. Brain Res. 116: 406-420.


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99 Tagaris, G.A., Richter, W., Kim, S.-G. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1997)
Box-Jenkins intervention analysis of functional magnetic resonance imaging data. Neurosci. Res. 27: 289-294.

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98 Lee, D., Port, N.L., Kruse, W. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1998)
Neuronal population coding: Multielectrode recordings in primate cerebral cortex.  In: Strategies in the study of biological neural networks, H. Eichenbaum and J. Davis (eds.), Wiley: New York, pp. 117-136.

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97 Georgopoulos, A.P. (1999)
Information processing in a biological system.  In: Frontiere della Vita, vol. 3, Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana, Rome, Italy, pp. 651-673.

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96 Grillner, S., Georgopoulos, A.P. and Jordan, L.M. (1997)
Selection and initiation of motor behavior.  In: Neurons, networks, and motor behavior, P.S.G. Stein and D.G. Stuart (eds.), MIT: Cambridge, MA, pp.3-19.


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95 Tagaris, G.A., Kim, S.-G., Andersen, P., Ugurbil, K. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1997)
Mental rotation studied by functional magnetic resonance imaging at high field (4 Tesla): Performance and cortical activation. J. Cogn. Neurosci. 9: 419-432.

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94 Lukashin, A.V., Amirikian, B. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1996)
A simulated actuator driven by motor cortical signals.  NeuroReport 7: 2597-2601.


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93 Georgopoulos, A.P. (1996)
Arm movements in monkeys: Behavior and neurophysiology.  J. Comp. Physiol. A 179: 603-612.

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92 Georgopoulos, A.P. (1997) Voluntary Movement:
Computational Principles and Neural Mechanisms.  In: Cognitive Neuroscience, M. Rugg (ed.), UCL Press: UK, pp. 131-168.


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91 Lukashin, A.V., Amirikian, B.R. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1996)
Neural computations underlying the exertion of force: a model.  Biol. Cybern. 74: 469-478


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90 Port, N.L., Pellizzer, G. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1996)
Intercepting real and path-guided apparent motion targets.  Exp. Brain Res. 110: 298-307.

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89 Tagaris, G.A., Kim, S.-G., Strupp, J.P., Andersen, P., Ugurbil, K. and Georgopoulos, A.P. (1996)
Quantitative relations between parietal activation and performance in mental rotation.  NeuroReport 7: 773-776.

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88 Georgopoulos, A.P. (1997)
Motor cortex: neural and computational studies.  In: Neural-network models of cognition: Biobehavioral foundations, J.W. Donahoe and V.P. Dorsel, (eds.), Elsevier: New York, pp. 244-262.


Updated March 19, 2015