sleep & memory

Yordanova, J., Kirov, R., Verleger, R., & Kolev, V. (2017) Dynamic coupling between slow oscillations and sleep spindles as a function of preceding task performance. Scientific Reports, 7:14496 doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-15195-x

Yordanova, J., Kolev, V., Bruns, E., Kirov, R., & Verleger, R. (2017) Sleep spindles in the right hemisphere support awareness of regularities and reflect pre-sleep activations. Sleep 40(11), doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsx151

Kirov, R., Kolev, V., Verleger, R., & Yordanova, J. (2015) Labile sleep promotes awareness of abstract knowledge in a serial reaction time task. Frontiers in Psychology 6:1354

Verleger, R., Rose, M., Wagner, U., Yordanova, J., & Kolev, V. (2013) Insights into sleep's role for insight: Studies with the Number-Reduction Task. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 9:160-172

Yordanova, J., Kolev, V., Wagner, U., Born, J., & Verleger, R. (2012) Increased alpha (8-12 Hz) activity during slow-wave sleep as a marker for the transition from implicit knowledge to explicit insight. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 24:119-132

Verleger, R., Ludwig, J., Kolev, V., Yordanova, J., & Wagner, U. (2011) Sleep effects on slow-brain-potential reflections of associative learning. Biological Psychology 86:219-229

Yordanova, J., Verleger, R., Wagner, U., & Kolev, V. (2010) Patterns of implicit learning below the level of conscious knowledge. Journal of Psychophysiology, 24:91-101

Yordanova, J., Kolev, V., Wagner, U., & Verleger, R. (2010) Differential associations of early- and late-night sleep with functional brain states promoting insight to abstract task regularity. PLoS One, 5(2):e9442

Yordanova, J., Kolev, V., & Verleger, R. (2009) Awareness of knowledge or awareness of processing? Role for sleep-related memory consolidation. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 3:40

Yordanova, J., Kolev, V., Wagner, U., & Verleger, R. (2009) Covert reorganization of implicit task representations by slow wave sleep. PLoS One 4(5): e5675

Yordanova, J., Kolev, V., Verleger, R., Bataghva, Z., Born, J., & Wagner, U.  (2008) Shifting from implicit to explicit knowledge: Different roles of early and late night sleep. Learning & Memory 15:508-515

Verleger, R., Schuknecht, S.-V., Jaśkowski, P., & Wagner, U. (2008) Changes in processing of masked stimuli across early- and late-night sleep: A study on behavior and brain potentials. Brain and Cognition 68:180-192

Wagner, U., Gais, S., Haider, H., Verleger, R., & Born, J.  (2004)  Sleep inspires insight. Nature 427:352-355

Wagner, U., Hallschmid, M., Verleger, R., & Born, J. (2003)  Signs of REM-sleep dependent enhancement of implicit face memory: a repetition priming study. Biological Psychology 62:197-210