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  • Autio, J.A., Zhu, Q., Li, X., Glasser, M.F., Schwiedrzik, C.M., Fair, D.A., Zimmermann, J., Yacoub, E., Menon, R.S., Van Essen, D.C. and Hayashi, T., 2021. Minimal specifications for non-human primate MRI: Challenges in standardizing and harmonizing data collection. NeuroImage, p.118082.


  • Lagore, R.L., Moeller, S., Zimmermann, J., DelaBarre, L., Radder, J., Grant, A., Ugurbil, K., Yacoub, E., Harel, N. and Adriany, G., 2021. An 8‐dipole transceive and 24‐loop receive array for non‐human primate head imaging at 10.5 T. NMR in Biomedicine, 34(4), p.e4472.


  • Voloh, B., Knoebl, R., Hayden, B., & Zimmermann, J. (2020). Oscillations as a window into neuronal mechanisms underlying dorsal Anterior Cingulate Cortex function. Int Rev Neurobiol. 2021;158:311-335. doi: 10.1016/bs.irn.2020.11.003. Epub 2020 Dec 29. PMID: 33785150.v


  • Yacoub, E., Grier, M.D., Auerbach, E.J., Lagore, R.L., Harel, N., Ugurbil, K., Adriany, G., Zilverstand, A., Hayden, B.Y., Heilbronner, S.R. and Zimmermann, J., 2020. Ultra-high field (10.5 T) resting state fMRI in the macaque. NeuroImage, 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2020.117349.

  • Maisson, D. J., Cash-Padgett, T. V., Hayden, B. Y., Heilbronner, S. R., & Zimmermann, J. (2020). A functional hierarchy for choice in medial prefrontal cortex. bioRxiv.

  • Grier, M. D., Zimmermann, J., & Heilbronner, S. R. (2020). Estimating brain connectivity with diffusion-weighted MRI: Promise and peril. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging.

  • Bala PC, Eisenreich BR, Yoo S, Hayden BY, Park H, Zimmermann J. OpenMonkeyStudio: Automated Markerless Pose Estimation in Freely Moving Macaques. Nature Communications, 11(1), pp.1-12.

  • Steverson, K., Chung, H. K., Zimmermann, J., Louie, K., & Glimcher, P. (2019). Sensitivity of reaction time to the magnitude of rewards reveals the cost-structure of time. Scientific Reports, 9(1), 1-14.

  • Eisenreich, B. R., Hayden, B. Y., & Zimmermann, J. (2019). Macaques are risk-averse in a freely moving foraging task. Scientific Reports, 9(1), 1-12.

  • Zimmermann, J., Glimcher, P. W., & Louie, K. (2018). Multiple timescales of normalized value coding underlie adaptive choice behavior. Nature communications, 9(1), 3206.

  • Sengupta, S., Roebroeck, A., Kemper, V. G., Poser, B. A., Zimmermann, J., Goebel, R., & Adriany, G. (2016). A specialized multi-transmit head coil for high resolution fMRI of the human visual cortex at 7T. PloS one, 11(12), e0165418.

  • Zimmermann, J., Vazquez, Y., Glimcher, P. W., Pesaran, B., & Louie, K. (2016). Oculomatic: high speed, reliable, and accurate open-source eye tracking for humans and non-human primates. Journal of neuroscience methods, 270, 138-146.

  • Emmerling, T. C., Zimmermann, J., Sorger, B., Frost, M., & Goebel, R. (2016). Time-resolved searchlight analysis of imagined visual motion using 7 T ultra-high field fMRI: Data on interindividual differences. Data in brief, 7, 468-471.

  • Emmerling, T. C., Zimmermann, J., Sorger, B., Frost, M. A., & Goebel, R. (2016). Decoding the direction of imagined visual motion using 7T ultra-high field fMRI. Neuroimage, 125, 61-73.

  • Petro, L., Smith, F., Zimmermann, J., De Martino, F., & Muckli, L. (2015). Measuring the precision of feedback fields in V1 using 3T and 7T fMRI. Journal of vision, 15(12), 517-517.

  • Goncalves, N. R., Zimmermann, J., Ban, H., Goebel, R., & Welchman, A. E. (2015). A preference for stereopsis in deep layers of human primary visual cortex. Perception 44, 317-317.

  • Gross, J., Woelbert, E., Zimmermann, J., Okamoto-Barth, S., Riedl, A., & Goebel, R. (2014). Value signals in the prefrontal cortex predict individual preferences across reward categories. Journal of Neuroscience, 34(22), 7580-7586.

  • Zilverstand, A., Sorger, B., Zimmermann, J., Kaas, A., & Goebel, R. (2014). Windowed correlation: a suitable tool for providing dynamic fMRI-based functional connectivity neurofeedback on task difficulty. PLoS One, 9(1), e85929.

  • De Martino, F., Zimmermann, J., Muckli, L., Ugurbil, K., Yacoub, E., & Goebel, R. (2013). Cortical depth dependent functional responses in humans at 7T: improved specificity with 3D GRASE. PloS one, 8(3), e60514.

  • Zimmermann, J., Roebroeck, A., Uludag, K., Sack, A. T., Formisano, E., Jansma, B., ... & Goebel, R. (2012). Network-based statistics for a community driven transparent publication process. Frontiers in computational neuroscience, 6, 11.

  • Zimmermann, J., Goebel, R., De Martino, F., van de Moortele, P. F., Feinberg, D., Adriany, G., ... & Yacoub, E. (2011). Mapping the organization of axis of motion selective features in human area MT using high-field fMRI. PloS one, 6(12), e28716.

  • Mohr, H. M., Röder, C., Zimmermann, J., Hummel, D., Negele, A., & Grabhorn, R. (2011). Body image distortions in bulimia nervosa: investigating body size overestimation and body size satisfaction by fMRI. Neuroimage, 56(3), 1822-1831.

  • Strobel, A., Zimmermann, J., Schmitz, A., Reuter, M., Lis, S., Windmann, S., & Kirsch, P. (2011). Beyond revenge: neural and genetic bases of altruistic punishment. Neuroimage, 54(1), 671-680.

  • Mohr, H. M., Zimmermann, J., Röder, C., Lenz, C., Overbeck, G., & Grabhorn, R. (2010). Separating two components of body image in anorexia nervosa using fMRI. Psychological medicine, 40(9), 1519-1529.