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Selected Publications

Har-shai Yahav, P., Sharaabi A., Zion Golumbic, E (2023) The Effect of Voice Familiarity on Attention to Speech in a Cocktail Party Scenario Cerebral Cortex (in press).

Brown, A., Pinto, D., Burgart, K., Zvilichovsky, Y., Zion Golumbic, E (2023) Covert detection of own-name and semantic violations in task-irrelevant speech, in a realistic Virtual Café. The Journal of Neuroscience, 43(27), 5045-5056.

Agmon, G., Jaeger, M., Tsarfaty, R., Bleichner, MG, Zion Golumbic, E. (2023) “Um…, it’s really difficult to... um… speak fluently”: Neural tracking of spontaneous speech Journal of the Neurobiology of Language 4(3), 435-454.

Schweitzer, J & Zion Golumbic, E. (2023) The Use of Continuous Performance Tasks in ADHD Diagnosis: A Cautionary Note. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychology S0890-8567 (23), 00328

Kaufman, M., & Zion-Golumbic, E.  (2023). Listening to two speakers: Capacity and tradeoffs in neural speech tracking during Selective and Distributed Attention. NeuroImage, 119984.‏

Makov, S., Pinto, D., Yahav, P. H. S., Miller, L. M., & Zion-Golumbic, E.  (2022). “Unattended, distracting or irrelevant”: Theoretical implications of terminological choices in auditory selective attention research. Cognition, 105313.‏

Pinto, D., Prior, A., & Zion-Golumbic, E. (2022). Assessing the sensitivity of EEG-based frequency-tagging as a metric for statistical learning. Neurobiology of Language, 3(2), 214-234.‏

Kliger Amrani, A., & Zion Golumbic, E. (2022) Memory-paced tapping to auditory rhythms: Effects of rate, speech and motor-engagementJournal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 65 (3), 923-939.​

Agmon G., Har-Shai Yahav P., Ben-Shachar M. & Zion Golumbic E. (2021) Attention to Speech: Mapping Distributed and Selective Attention Systems. Cerebral Cortex, (17), 3763-3776.

Janssen TWP, Grammer JK, Bleichner  MG, Bulgarelli C, Davidesco I, Dikker S, Jasinska KK, Siugzdaite R, Vassena E, Vatakis A, Zion-Golumbic E & van Atteveldt N. (2021) Opportunities and Limitations of Mobile Neuroimaging Technologies in Educational Neuroscience. Mind, brain, and education     15(4), 354-3870..

Har-Shai Yahav P. & Zion Golumbic E. (2021) Linguistic processing of task-irrelevant speech at a Cocktail Party. eLife 10:e65096.

Reznik* D, Guttman* N, Buaron B, Zion-Golumbic* E & Mukamel* R. (2021) Action-locked Neural Responses in Auditory Cortex to Self-generated Sounds. Cerebral Cortex, 31(12), 5560-5569. *equal contribution first and senior authors.

Kliger Amrani A & Zion Golumbic E. (2020) Spontaneous and stimulus-driven rhythmic behaviors in ADHD adults and controlsNeuropsychologia, 146, 107544.

Lambez B, Agmon G, Har-Shai Yahav P,  Rassovsky Y & Zion Golumbic E. (2020) Paying attention to speech: The role of working memory capacity and professional experience. Attention, Perception and Psychophysics 82, 3594-3605.

Makov S & Zion Golumbic E. (2020) Irrelevant Predictions: Distractor Rhythmicity Modulates Neural Encoding in Auditory Cortex. Cerebral Cortex, 30(11), 5792-5805.

Lambez B, Harwood A, Zion Golumbic E & Rassovsky Y. (2020) Non-pharmacological interventions for cognitive difficulties in ADHD: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of psychiatric research, 120, 40-55. Data and R script are available here.

Shavit-Cohen K. & Zion Golumbic E. (2019) The Dynamics of Attention Shifts Among Concurrent Speech in a Naturalistic Multi-speaker Virtual Environment.  Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 13:386; Special Research Topic on: Virtual and Augmented Reality methods in Neuroscience and Neuropathology.

Saskia, H., Zion Golumbic, E. (2017) Rhythmic facilitation of sensory processing: a critical review. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews.

Tal, I., Rabinovich E. & Zion Golumbic, E. (2017) Neural Entrainment to the Beat: the "Missing Pulse" PhenomenonJournal of Neuroscience, 37(26), 6331-6341.

Makov, S., Sharon O., Ding, N., Ben-Shachar, M., Nir, Y. & Zion Golumbic, E. (2017) Sleep disrupts high-level speech parsing despite significant basic auditory processingJournal of Neuroscience, 37(32), 7772-7781.

ten Oever, S., Schroeder, C.E., Poeppel, D., van Atteveldt, N., Mehta, A.D., Mégevand, P., Groppe, D.M., Zion-Golumbic, E. (2017) Low-frequency cortical oscillations entrain to sub-threshold rhythmic auditory stimuli. Journal of Neuroscience, 37(19), 4903-4912.

Rimmele, J.M., Zion-Golumbic, E., Schröger, E., Poeppel, D. (2015) The effects of selective attention and speech acoustics on neural speech-tracking in a multi-talker scene. Cortex, 68, 144-154.

Ten Oever S, Schroeder CE, Poeppel D, van Atteveldt N, Zion-Golumbic E. (2014) Rhythmicity and cross-modal temporal cues facilitate detection.  Neuropsychologia 63:43-50.


Zion Golumbic, E., Ding, N., Bickel, S., Lakatos, P., Schevon, C.E., McKahn, G., Mehta, A. Poeppel, D. Schroeder, S. (2013) Mechanisms underlying Selective Neuronal Tracking of Attended Speech at a Cocktail Party. Neuron; 77(5): 980-91


Zion Golumbic, E., Cogan, G.B., Schroeder, C.E., Poeppel, D. (2013) Visual Input Enhances Selective Speech Envelope Tracking in Auditory Cortex at a ‘Cocktail Party’. Journal of Neuroscience, 33(4): 1417-1426.


Zion Golumbic, E., Poeppel, D., Schroeder, C.E. (2012) Temporal context in speech processing and attentional stream selection: A behavioral and neural perspective. Brain and Language Special issue, 122(3):151-61.


Zion-Golumbic, E., Kutas, M., Bentin, S. (2010) Neural dynamics associated with semantic and episodic memory for faces: evidence from multiple frequency bands. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 22(2):263-77.

Zion-Golumbic, E., & Bentin S. (2007) Dissociated neural mechanisms for face detection and configural encoding: Evidence from N170 and induced gamma-band oscillation effectsCerebral Cortex, 17(8):1741-9.

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