Michelle Moerel

Assistant Professor

michelle.moerel@maastrichtuniversity.nl
https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/michelle.moerel

RESEARCH INTERESTS

My main expertise is in computational auditory neuroscience and ultra-high field (functional) MRI. The goal of my ongoing and future research is to gain insight into how human auditory processing changes with attention and learning.

AFFILIATIONS

- Maastricht Centre for Systems Biology (MaCSBio), Maastricht University;

KEY PUBLICATIONS


  • Moerel M, De Martino F, Kemper VG, Schmitter S, Vu AT, Ugurbil K, Formisano E, Yacoub E (2017) Sensitivity and specificity considerations for fMRI encoding, decoding, and mapping of auditory cortex at ultra-high field. NeuroImage. Doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.03.063.

  • Moerel M, De Martino F, Ugurbil K, Yacoub E, Formisano E (2015) Processing of frequency and location in human subcortical auditory structures. Sci Rep 5, 17048. Doi: 10.1038/srep17048.

  • Moerel M, De Martino F, Formisano E (2014) An anatomical and functional topography of human auditory cortical areas. Front Neurosci 8. Doi: 10.3389/fnins.2014.00225.

  • Moerel M, De Martino F, Santoro R, U─čurbil K, Goebel R, Yacoub E, Formisano E (2013) Processing of natural sounds: Characterization of multi-peak spectral tuning in human auditory cortex. J Neurosci 33, 11888-11898.

  • Moerel M, De Martino F, Formisano E (2012) Processing of natural sounds in human auditory cortex: Tonotopy, spectral tuning and relation to voice-sensitivity. J Neurosci 32: 14205-14216.