Michael Brainard, PhD

PROF-FY
Physiology
Publications: 

Songbirds can learn flexible contextual control over syllable sequencing.

eLife

Veit L, Tian LY, Monroy Hernandez CJ, Brainard MS

Cellular transcriptomics reveals evolutionary identities of songbird vocal circuits.

Science (New York, N.Y.)

Colquitt BM, Merullo DP, Konopka G, Roberts TF, Brainard MS

The Avian Basal Ganglia Are a Source of Rapid Behavioral Variation That Enables Vocal Motor Exploration.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Kojima S, Kao MH, Doupe AJ, Brainard MS

Zebra finches are sensitive to combinations of temporally distributed features in a model of word recognition.

The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

Knowles JM, Doupe AJ, Brainard MS

Genetic variation interacts with experience to determine interindividual differences in learned song.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Mets DG, Brainard MS

Vocal learning promotes patterned inhibitory connectivity.

Nature communications

Miller MN, Cheung CYJ, Brainard MS

Timing during transitions in Bengalese finch song: implications for motor sequencing.

Journal of neurophysiology

Troyer TW, Brainard MS, Bouchard KE

Auditory-induced neural dynamics in sensory-motor circuitry predict learned temporal and sequential statistics of birdsong.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Bouchard KE, Brainard MS

An Adapting Auditory-motor Feedback Loop Can Contribute to Generating Vocal Repetition.

PLoS computational biology

Wittenbach JD, Bouchard KE, Brainard MS, Jin DZ

Neural encoding and integration of learned probabilistic sequences in avian sensory-motor circuitry.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Bouchard KE, Brainard MS

Vocal learning is constrained by the statistics of sensorimotor experience.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Sober SJ, Brainard MS

Variable sequencing is actively maintained in a well learned motor skill.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Warren TL, Charlesworth JD, Tumer EC, Brainard MS

Covert skill learning in a cortical-basal ganglia circuit.

Nature

Charlesworth JD, Warren TL, Brainard MS

Mechanisms and time course of vocal learning and consolidation in the adult songbird.

Journal of neurophysiology

Warren TL, Tumer EC, Charlesworth JD, Brainard MS

Learning the microstructure of successful behavior.

Nature neuroscience

Charlesworth JD, Tumer EC, Warren TL, Brainard MS

Linked control of syllable sequence and phonology in birdsong.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Wohlgemuth MJ, Sober SJ, Brainard MS

Adult birdsong is actively maintained by error correction.

Nature neuroscience

Sober SJ, Brainard MS

Online contributions of auditory feedback to neural activity in avian song control circuitry.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Sakata JT, Brainard MS

Central contributions to acoustic variation in birdsong.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Sober SJ, Wohlgemuth MJ, Brainard MS

Social modulation of sequence and syllable variability in adult birdsong.

Journal of neurophysiology

Sakata JT, Hampton CM, Brainard MS

Real-time contributions of auditory feedback to avian vocal motor control.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Sakata JT, Brainard MS

Contributions of the anterior forebrain pathway to vocal plasticity.

Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

Brainard MS

What songbirds teach us about learning.

Nature

Brainard MS, Doupe AJ

Postlearning consolidation of birdsong: stabilizing effects of age and anterior forebrain lesions.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Brainard MS, Doupe AJ

Song selectivity and sensorimotor signals in vocal learning and production.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Solis MM, Brainard MS, Hessler NA, Doupe AJ

Auditory feedback in learning and maintenance of vocal behaviour.

Nature reviews. Neuroscience

Brainard MS, Doupe AJ

Images in neuroscience. Brain development, V: Experience affects brain development.

The American journal of psychiatry

Brainard MS, Knudsen EI

Sensitive periods for visual calibration of the auditory space map in the barn owl optic tectum.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Brainard MS, Knudsen EI

Newly learned auditory responses mediated by NMDA receptors in the owl inferior colliculus.

Science (New York, N.Y.)

Feldman DE, Brainard MS, Knudsen EI

Creating a unified representation of visual and auditory space in the brain.

Annual review of neuroscience

Knudsen EI, Brainard MS

Neural substrates of sound localization.

Current opinion in neurobiology

Brainard MS

Experience-dependent plasticity in the inferior colliculus: a site for visual calibration of the neural representation of auditory space in the barn owl.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Brainard MS, Knudsen EI

Neural derivation of sound source location: resolution of spatial ambiguities in binaural cues.

The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

Brainard MS, Knudsen EI, Esterly SD

Single-channel analysis of four distinct classes of potassium channels in Drosophila muscle.

The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

Zagotta WN, Brainard MS, Aldrich RW