1. Examining functional activity in human brain stem nuclei using high resolution, ultra-high Field (7T) fMRI

Kragel, P. A., Bianciardi, M., Hartley, L., Matthewson, G., Choi, J. K., Quigley, K. S., Wald, L. L., Wager, T. D., Barrett, L. F., & Satpute, A. B. (2019). Functional involvement of human periaqueductal gray and other midbrain nuclei in cognitive control. Journal of Neuroscience, 2043-18.

Satpute, A. B., Kragel, P. A., Barrett, L. F., Wager, T. D., & Bianciardi, M. (2018). Deconstructing arousal into wakeful, autonomic and affective varieties. Neuroscience Letters

Satpute A.B., Wager T.D., Cohen-Adad J., Bianciardi M., Choi J-K., Buhle J.T., Wald L.L., Barrett L.F. (2013) Identification of discrete functional subregions of the human periaqueductal gray. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 110:17101–17106.

Wang, Y.C., Bianciardi, M., Chanes, L., & Satpute, A. B. (2020). Ultra High Field fMRI of Human Superior Colliculi Activity during Affective Visual Processing. Scientific Reports 10:1331.

2. Modeling networks and network dynamics

Ciric R, Nomi JS, Uddin LQ, Satpute AB (2017) Contextual connectivity: A framework for understanding the intrinsic dynamic architecture of large-scale functional brain networks. Scientific Reports 7:6537.

Barrett, L. F., & Satpute, A. B. (2013). Large-scale brain networks in affective and social neuroscience: towards an integrative functional architecture of the brain. Curr Opin Neurobiol, 23, 361-372. doi: 10.1016/j.conb.2012.12.012

3. Neural basis of affective experience

Satpute, A. B., Hanington, L., & Barrett, L. F. (2016). Novel response patterns during repeated presentation of affective and neutral stimuli. Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci, 11, 1919-1932.

Lindquist KA, Satpute AB, Wager TD, Weber J, Barrett LF (2016) The Brain Basis of Positive and Negative Affect: Evidence from a Meta-Analysis of the Human Neuroimaging Literature. Cereb Cortex 26:1910–1922.

Satpute, A. B., Kang, J., Bickart, K., Wager, T. D., & Feldman Barrett, L. (2015). Involvement of sensory regions in affective experience: A meta-analysis. Frontiers in Psychology, 6, 1860. Supplementary Materials

Satpute, A. B., Shu, J., Weber, J., Roy, M., & Ochsner, K. N. (2012). The Functional Neural Architecture of Self-Reports of Affective Experience. Biol Psychiatry, 73, 631-638. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2012.10.001

4. Cognitive control in social and affective neuroscience

Satpute, A. B., & Lieberman, M. D. (2006). Integrating automatic and controlled processes into neurocognitive models of social cognition. Brain Res, 1079(1), 86-97. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2006.01.005

Satpute, A. B., Badre, D., & Ochsner, K. N. (2012). The Neuroscience of Goal-Directed Behavior. In H. Aarts & A. Elliot (Eds.), Goal-directed Behavior (Frontiers of Social Psychology) (pp. 49-84). London, UK: Psychology Press.

Satpute, A. B., Badre, D., & Ochsner, K. N. (2013). Distinct regions of prefrontal cortex are associated with the controlled retrieval and selection of social information. Cereb Cortex. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhs408

5. Concepts and Emotion

Satpute, Ajay B., and Kristen A. Lindquist. “The Default Mode Network’s Role in Discrete Emotion.” Trends in cognitive sciences (2019).

Satpute AB, Nook EC, Narayanan S, Shu J, Weber J, Ochsner KN (2016) Emotions in “Black and White” or Shades of Gray? How We Think About Emotion Shapes Our Perception and Neural Representation of Emotion. Psychol Sci 27:1428–1442.

Brooks JA, Shablack H, Gendron M, Satpute AB, Parrish MH, Lindquist KA (2017) The role of language in the experience and perception of emotion: a neuroimaging meta-analysis. Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 12:169–183.

Wager, T. D., Kang, J., Johnson, T. D., Nichols, T. E., Satpute, A. B., & Barrett, L. F. (2015). A Bayesian model of category-specific emotional brain responses. PLOS One: Computational Biology.

Lindquist, K., Satpute, A. B., Gendron, M. (2015). Does language do more than communicate emotion? Current Directions in Psychological Science