2019

Functional coupling between default network and fronto-parietal control network supports internal attention.

Kam, J.W.Y., Lin, J.J., Solbakk, A.K., Endestad, T., Larsson, P., & Knight, R.T. Nature Human Behavior, doi.org/10.1038/s41562-019-0717-0.

 

A differential role for human hippocampus in novelty and contextual processing: implications for P300.

Fonken, Y., Kam, J.W.Y., & Knight, R.T. Psychophysiology, doi: 10.1111/psyp.13400.

The influence of acetaminophen on task related attention. 

Mutti, S., Samayoa, J.A.G., Kam, J.W.Y., Randles, D., Heine, S.J., & Handy, T.C. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 13, 444.

 

Systematic comparison between a wireless EEG system with dry electrodes and a wired EEG system with wet electrodes.

Kam, J.W.Y.*, Griffin, S.*, Shen, A., Patel, S., Hinrichs, H., Heinze, H.J., Deouell, L.Y., & Knight, R.T. Neuroimage, 184, 119-129.

2018

Lateral prefrontal cortex lesion impairs regulation of internally and externally directed attention.

Kam, J.W.Y., Solbakk, A.K., Endestad, T., Meling, T.R., & Knight, R.T. Neuroimage, 175, 91-99.

Orbitofrontal damage reduces auditory sensory response in humans. 

Kam, J.W.Y., Solbakk, A.K., Funderud, I., Endestad, T., Meling, T.R., & Knight, R.T. Cortex, 101, 309-312.

Effect of aerobic exercise on cancer-associated cognitive impairment: A proof-of-concept RCT.

Campbell, K.L., Kam, J.W.Y., Neil-Sztramko, S.E., Liu-Ambrose T., Handy T.C., Lim, H.J., et al. Psycho-oncology, 27, 53-60.

Differential sources for two neural signatures of target detection: An electrocorticography study.

Kam, J.W.Y.*, Szczepanski, S.M.*, Canolty, R.T., Flinker, A., Auguste, K.I., Crone, N.E., et al. Cerebral Cortex, 28, 9-20.

Electrophysiological evidence for attentional decoupling during mind wandering.

Kam, J.W.Y., & Handy, T.C. In K.R. Fox & K. Christoff (Eds.). The Oxford Handbook of Spontaneous Thought. New York: Oxford University Press.

Mind-wandering as a scientific concept: Cutting through the definitional haze.

Christoff, K., Mills, C., Andrews-Hanna, J.R., Irving, Z.C., Thompson, E., Fox, K.C.R., & Kam, J.W.Y. Trends in Cognitive Science, 22, 957-959.

2017

The wandering mind: How the brain allows us to mentally wander off to another time and place​.

Kam, J.W.Y. Frontiers for Young Minds, 5:25. doi: 10.3389/frym.2017.00025

2016

Altered regional activation during prepotent response inhibition in breast cancer survivors treated with chemotherapy.

Kam, J.W.Y., Boyd, L.A., Hsu, C.L., Liu-Ambrose, T., Handy, T.C., Lim, H.J., et al. Brain Imaging and Behavior, 10(3), 840-848.​

Acetaminophen attenuates error evaluation in cortex.

Randles, D., Kam, J.W.Y., Heine, S.J., Inzlicht, M., & Handy, T.C. Social, Cognitive, and Neuroscience, 11(6), 899-906.

Sustained attention abnormalities in breast cancer survivors with cancer-associated cognitive deficits post chemotherapy: An electrophysiological study. 

Kam, J.W.Y., Brenner, C.A., Handy, T.C., Boyd, L.A., Liu-Ambrose, T., Lim, H.J., et al. Clinical Neurophysiology, 127(1), 369-378.

2015

Migraine and attention to visual events during mind wandering​.

Kam, J.W.Y., Mickleborough, M.J.S., Eades, C. & Handy, T.C. Experimental Brain Research, 233, 1503-1510.

Mind wandering and selective attention to the external.

Kam, J.W.Y., & Handy, T.C. Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology, 69, 183-189.

 

Electroencephalogram recording in humans.

Kam, J.W.Y., & Handy, T.C. In E. Covey & M. Carter (Eds.). Basic Methods in Electrophysiology. New York: Oxford University Press.

2014

Visual asymmetry revisited: Mind wandering preferentially disrupts processing in the left visual field

Kam, J.W.Y., Nagamatsu, L.S., & Handy, T.C. Brain and Cognition, 92C, 32-38.​

Differential recruitment of executive resources during mind wandering.

Kam, J.W.Y., & Handy, T.C. Consciousness and Cognition, 26, 51-63.

I don’t feel your pain: The desensitizing effect of mind wandering on the perception of others’ discomfort

Kam, J.W.Y., & Handy, T.C., Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 14, 286-296.

2013

The functional consequences of mind wandering: A mechanistic account of sensory and cognitive decoupling.

Kam, J.W.Y., & Handy, T.C. Frontiers in Perception Science, 4, 725. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00725.

 

Resting state EEG power and coherence abnormalities in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.

Kam, J.W.Y., Bolbecker, A.R., O’Donnell, B.F., Hetrick, W.P., & Brenner, C.A. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 47,1893-1901.

Mind wandering and falls risk in older adults: Evidence for failures in compensatory cognition. 

Nagamatsu, L.S., Kam, J.W.Y., Liu-Ambrose, T., Chan, A., & Handy, T.C. Psychology and Aging, 28, 685-691.

 

Mind wandering and the adaptive control of attentional resources.

Kam, J.W.Y., Dao, E., Stanciulescu, M., Tildesley, H., & Handy, T.C. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25, 952-960.

2012

Mind wandering and motor control: off-task thinking disrupts the online adjustment of behavior.

Kam, J.W.Y., Dao, E., Blinn, P., Krigolson, O.E., Boyd, L.A. & Handy, T.C. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 6, 329. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2012.00329

Differential relationships between subtraits of BIS-11 impulsivity and executive processes: An ERP study.

Kam, J.W.Y., Dominelli, R., & Carlson, S.R. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 85, 174-187.

Mind wandering facilitates creative incubation. 

Baird, B., Smallwood J., Mrazek, M.D., Kam, J.W.Y., Franklin, M.S., & Schooler, J.W. Psychological Science, 23, 1117-1122.

 

Differential synchronization in default and task-specific networks of the human brain.

Kirschner, A., Kam, J.W.Y., Handy, T.C., & Ward, L.M. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 6, 139. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2012.00139.

2011

Slow fluctuations in attentional control of visual cortex​.

Kam, J.W.Y., Dao, E., Farley, J., Fitzpatrick, K., Smallwood, J., & Schooler, J.W., & Handy, T.C. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 460-470.​

Prospective predictors of mood episodes in bipolar disorders.

Kam, J.W.Y., Bolbecker, A.R., O’Donnell, B.F., Hetrick, W.P., & Brenner, C.A. Journal of Affective Disorder, 135, 298-304.

Julia Kam

julia.kam @ ucalgary.ca

Department of Psychology

University of Calgary