In Press

Boayue, N. M., Csifcsak, G., Aslaksen, P., Turi, Z., Antal, A., Groot, J., Hawkins, G. E., Forstmann, B., Opitz, A., Thielscher, A., & Mittner, M. (in press). Increasing propensity to mind wander by transcranial direct current stimulation: A registered report. European Journal of Neuroscience.

Campbell, L.E., Hanlon, M.-C., Galletly, C., Harvey, C., Stain, H.J., Cohen, M., van Ravenzwaaij, D., Brown, S.D. (in press). Severity of illness and adaptive functioning predict quality of care of children among parents with psychosis: A confirmatory factor analysis. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry.

Cooper, G. J., & Hawkins, G. E. (in press). Investigating consumer decision strategies with systems factorial technology. Journal of Mathematical Psychology.

Csifcsak, G., Boayue, N. M., Aslaksen, P., Turi, Z., Antal, A., Groot, J., Hawkins, G. E., Forstmann, B., Opitz, A., Thielscher, A., & Mittner, M. (in press). Commentary: ``Transcranial stimulation of the frontal lobes increases propensity of mind-wandering without changing meta-awareness''. Frontiers in Psychology.

Dennis, S., Yim, H., Garrett, P. M., Sreekumar, V., & Stone, B. (in press). Privacy vs open science. Behavioural research methods.

Dennis, S., Garrett, P. M., Yim, H., Hamm, J., Osth, A., Sreekumar, V., & Stone, B. (in press). A system for collecting active and passive experience sampling data. Behavioural research methods.

Dutilh, G., Annis, J., Brown, S.D., Cassey, P., Evans, N.J., Grasman, R.P.P.P., Hawkins, G.E., Heathcote, A., Holmes, W.R., Krypotos, A.-M., Kupitz, C.N., Leite, F.P., Lerche, V., Lin, Y.-S., Logan, G.D., Palmeri, T.J., Starns, J.J.,  Trueblood, J.S., van Maanen L., van Ravenzwaaij, D., Vandekerckhove, J., Visser, I., Voss, A., White, C.N., Wiecki, T.V., Rieskamp, J., & Donkin, C. (in press) The quality of response time data inference: A blinded, collaborative assessment of the validity of cognitive models. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review.

Evans, N.J., Bennet, A., & Brown, S.D. (in press). Optimal or not: depends on the task. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review.

Evans, N. J., Hawkins, G. E., & Brown, S. D. (in press). The role of passing time in decision-making. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition.

Evans, N.J., Steyvers, M., & Brown, S.D. (in press). Modelling the covariance structure of complex data sets using cognitive models: An application to individual differences and the heritability of cognitive ability. Cognitive Science.

Goodman, J, Freeman, E.E., & Chalmers, K.A. (in press). The relationship between early life stress and working memory in adulthood: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Memory.

Hawkins, G. E., Islam, T., & Marley, A. A. J. (in press). Like it or not, you are using one value representation. Decision.

Hobden, B., Turon, H. E., Bryant, J., Wall, L., Brown, S. D., Sanson-Fisher, R. (in press). Oncology patient preferences for depression care: A discrete choice experiment. Psycho-Oncology.

Little, D. R., Eidels, A., Houpt, J. W., Garrett, P. M., & Griffiths, D. W. (in press). Systems Factorial Technology analysis of mixture models. Journal of mathematical psychology.

Provost, A., Jamadar, S., Heathcote, A., Brown, S.D., & Karayanidis, F. (in press). Inter-trial RT variability affects level of target-related interference in cued task-switching. Psychophysiology.

Turi, Z., Csifcsak, G., Boayue, N. M., Aslaksen, P., Antal, A., Groot, J., Hawkins, G. E., Forstmann, B., Opitz, A., Thielscher, A., & Mittner, M. (in press). Blinding is compromised for transcranial direct current stimulation at 1 mA for 20 minutes in young healthy adults. European Journal of Neuroscience.

Weigard, A., Huang-Pollock, C., Brown, S.D., & Heathcote, A. (in press) Testing formal predictions of neuroscientific theories of ADHD with a cognitive model based approach. Journal of Abnormal Psychology.


Evans, N. J., & Hawkins, G. E. (2019). When humans behave like monkeys: Feedback delays and extensive practice increase the efficiency of speeded decision making. Cognition, 184, 11-18.


Boehm, U., Annis, J., Frank, M. J., Hawkins, G. E., Heathcote, A., Kellen, D., Krypotos, A.-M, Lerche, V., Logan, G. D., Palmeri, T. J., Van Ravenzwaaij, D., Servant, M., Singmann, H., Starns, J. J., Voss, A., Wiecki, T. V., Matzke, D., & Wagenmakers, E. -J. (2018). Estimating across-trial variability parameters of the diffusion decision model: Expert advice and recommendations. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 87, 46-75.

Chalmers, K.A. & Freeman, E.E. (2018). A Comparison of Single and Multi-Test Working Memory Assessments in Predicting Academic Achievement in Children. The Journal of Psychology: Interdisciplinary and Applied, 1-17. DOI: 10.1080/00223980.2018.1491469

Chalmers, K.A. & Freeman, E.E. (2018). Does accuracy and confidence in working memory performance relate to academic achievement in NAPLAN, the Australian national curriculum assessment? Australian Journal of Psychology, 70, 388-395.

Evans, N.J. & Brown, S.D. (2018) Bayes factors for the Linear Ballistic Accumulator model of decision-making. Behavior Research Methods, 50, 589-603.

Evans, N.J., & Brown, S.D., Mewhort, D.J.K., & Heathcote, A. (2018) Refining the law of practice. Psychological Review, 125, 592-605.

Hayes, B. K., Ngo, J., Hawkins, G. E., & Newell, B. R. (2018). Causal explanation im- proves judgment under uncertainty, but rarely in a Bayesian way. Memory & Cognition, 46, 112–131.

Herrmann A, Sanson-Fisher R, Hall A, Wall L, Zdenkowski N, Waller A . (2018). Comparing cancer patients’ and support persons’ preferences for the type of consultation and the format of information provided when making a treatment decision. Annals of Oncology, 29 (suppl_8): viii603-viii640. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdy300

Herrmann, A., Sanson-Fisher, R., Hall, A., Wall, L., Zdenkowski, N., & Waller, A. (2018). Support persons’ preferences for the type of consultation and the format of information provided when making a cancer treatment decision. BMC Research Notes, 11(1), 456. doi: 10.1186/s13104-018-3552-x

Herrmann, A., Sanson-Fisher, R., Hall, A., Wall, L., Zdenkowski, N., & Waller, A. (2018). A discrete choice experiment to assess cancer patients’ preferences for when and how to make treatment decisions. Supportive Care in Cancer26(4), 1215-1220.

Little, D. L., Eidels, A., Fific, M., & Yang, C. T. (2018). How do information processing systems deal with conflicting information? Differential predictions for serial, parallel and coactive models. Computational Brain & Behavior, 1, 1-21.

Navarro, D.J., Perfors, A., Kary, A., Brown, S.D., & Donkin, C. (2018). When extremists win: Cultural transmission via iterated learning when populations are heterogeneous. Cognitive Science, 42, 2108-2149.

Nesbitt, K., Williams, P., Ng, P., Blackmore, P., & Eidels, A. (2018). Informative sound assists timing in a simple visual decision making task. Journal of Sonic Studies, 17.

Quinn, R. K., James, M. H., Hawkins, G. E., Brown, A. L., Heathcote, A., Smith, D. W., Cairns, M. J., & Dayas, C. V. (2018). Temporally specific miRNA expression patterns in the dorsal and ventral striatum of addiction-prone rats. Addiction Biology, 23, 631–642.

St George, J. & Freeman, E.E. (2018). Social-emotional learning through a drumming intervention. Approaches: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Music Therapy.

Waller, A., Sanson-Fisher, R., Brown, S. D., Wall, L., & Walsh, J. (2018). Quality versus quantity in end-of-life choices of cancer patients and support persons: a discrete choice experiment. Supportive Care in Cancer, 1-7.

Williams, P., Howard, Z., Ross, R., & Eidels, A. (2018). Cognitive dysfunction under emotional exposure: When participants with depression symptoms show no cognitive control. Australian Journal of Psychology.


Adam, M .T. P., Eidels, A., Lux, E., & Teubner, T. (2017). Bidding behavior in Dutch auctions: Insights from a structured literature review. International Journal of Electronic Commerce, 21, 363-397.

Bushmakin, M. A., Eidels, A., Heathcote, A. (2017). Breaking the rules in perceptual information integration. Cognitive Psychology, 95, 1-16.

Evans, N.E. & Brown, S.D. (2017) People adopt optimal policies in simple decision-making, after practice and guidance. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 24(2), 597-606.

Evans, N. J., Hawkins, G. E., Boehm, U., Wagenmakers, E. -J., & Brown, S. D. (2017). The computations that support simple decision-making: A comparison between the diffusion and urgency-gating models. Scientific Reports, 7, 16433.

Evans, N.J., Howard, Z.L., Heathcote, A. & Brown, S.D.  (2017) Model Flexibility Analysis does not measure the persuasiveness of a fit. Psychological Review, 124(3), 339-345.

Evans, N.J., Rae, B., Bushmakin, M., Rubin, M., & Brown S.D. (2017). Need for Closure is Associated with Urgency in Perceptual Decision-Making. Memory & Cognition 45(7), 1193-1205.

Filmer, H. L., Varghese, E., Hawkins, G. E., Mattingley, J. B., & Dux, P. E. (2017). Improvements in attention and decision-making following combined behavioural training and brain stimulation. Cerebral Cortex, 27, 3675–3682.

Freeman, E.E., Karayanidis, F., & Chalmers, K.A. (2017). Metacognitive monitoring of working memory performance and its relationship to academic achievement in Grade 4 children. Learning and Individual Differences, 57, 58-64.

Hawkins, G. E., Mittner, M., Forstmann, B. U., & Heathcote, A. (2017). On the efficiency of neurally-informed cognitive models to identify latent cognitive states. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 76, 142–155.

Henman, P., Brown, S.D., & Dennis, S. (2017) When rating systems do not rate: Evaluating ERA’s performance. Australian Universities Review, 59(1).

Houpt, J. W., Heathcote, A., & Eidels, A. (2017). Bayesian analysis of cognitive architecture. Psychological Methods, 22, 288-303.

Kary, A., Hawkins, G. E., Hayes, B. K., & Newell, B. R. (2017). A Bayesian latent mixture model approach to assessing performance in stock-flow reasoning. Judgment and Decision Making, 12, 430–444.

Little, D. L., Eidels, A., Houpt, J., W., & Yang, C. T. (2017). Set size still does not distinguish parallel from serial search; commentary on Hulleman and Olivers. Behavior and Brain Sciences, 40, 32-33.

St George, J.M. & Freeman, E. (2017). Measurement of rough-and-tumble play and its relations to child behaviour. Journal of Infant Mental Health, 38, 709-725.

Tillman, G., Benders, T., Brown, S.D., & van Ravenzwaaij, D. (2017) An evidence accumulation model of acoustic cue weighting in vowel perception. Journal of Phonetics, 61, 1-12.

Tillman, G., Strayer, D., Eidels, A., & Heathcote, A. (2017). Modeling cognitive load effects of conversation between passenger and driver. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 79, 1795-1803.

van Ravenzwaaij, D., Provost, A., and Brown, S.D. (2017) A Confirmatory Approach for Integrating Neural and Behavioral Data into a Single Model. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 76, 131-141.

Zdenkowski, N., Lynam, J. F., Wall, L., Brown, S., Wells, K., & Sproule, V. (2017). Breast cancer patients' willingness to travel to participate in a clinical trial. Journal of Clinical Oncology 35, no. 15_suppl.


Boehm, U., Hawkins, G.E., Brown, S.D., van Rijn, H., Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2016). Of monkeys and men: Impatience in perceptual decision-making. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 23, 738–749.

Cassey, P., Gaut, G., Steyvers, M., & Brown, S.D. (2016) A generative joint model for spike trains and saccades during perceptual decision making. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 23(6), 1757-1778

Cassey, P., Hawkins, G., Donkin, C., & Brown, S.D. (2016) Using alien coins to test whether simple inference is Bayesian. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, & Cognition, 42(3), 497-503.

de Hollander, G., Forstmann, B.U., Brown, S.D. (2016) Different ways of linking behavioral and neural data via computational cognitive models. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 1, 101–109.

Donkin, C. & Brown, S.D. (2016) Response time modeling. In Wixted, T. & Wagenmakers, E.-J. The Stevens’ Handbook of Experimental Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience, Volume 5, Fourth Edition.

Hawkins, G. E., Hayes, B. K., & Heit, E. (2016). A dynamic model of reasoning and memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 145, 155–180.

Hawkins, G. E.∗, Winkel, J.∗, Ivry, R. B., Brown, S. D., Cools, R., & Forstmann, B. U. (2016). Focal striatum lesions impair cautiousness in humans. Cortex, 85, 37–45. [∗ equal contribution]

Hayes, B. K., Hawkins, G. E., & Newell, B. R. (2016). Consider the alternative: The effects of causal knowledge on representing and using alternative hypotheses in judgments under uncertainty. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 42, 723–739.

Marley, A. A. J., Islam, T., & Hawkins, G. E. (2016). A formal and empirical comparison of two score measures for best-worst scaling. Journal of Choice Modelling, 21, 15–24.

Mittner, M., Hawkins, G. E., Boekel, W., & Forstmann, B. U. (2016). A neural model of mind wandering. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 20, 570–578.

Ratcliff, R., Smith, P.L., Brown, S.D., & McKoon, G. (2016) Diffusion Decision Model: Current Issues and History. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 20(4), 260-281.

Tillman, G., Eidels, A., & Finkbeiner, M. (2016). A Reach-To-Touch Investigation on the Nature of Reading in the Stroop Task. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 78, 2547-2557.

van Maanen, L., Fontanesi, L., Hawkins, G. E., & Forstmann, B. U. (2016). Striatal activation reflects urgency in perceptual decision making. NeuroImage, 139, 294–303.

van Ravenzwaaij, D., Cassey, P., & Brown, S.D. (2016) A Simple Introduction to Markov Chain Monte-Carlo Sampling. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 1-12. (Special issue on Bayesian methods.)

Weigard, A.S., Huang-Pollock, C., & Brown, S.D. (2016) Evaluating the consequences of impaired monitoring of learned behavior in ADHD using a Bayesian hierarchical model of choice response time. Neuropsychology, 30(4), 502-15.

Williams, P., Heatchocte, A., Nesbitt, K., & Eidels, A. (2016). Post error recklessness and the hot hand. Judgment and Decision Making, 11(2), 174-184 .


Boekel, W., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Belay, L., Verhagen, J., Brown, S.D., & Forstmann, B.U. (2015).  A purely confirmatory replication study of structural brain-behavior correlations. Cortex, 66, 115-133.

Cooper, P.S., Garrett, P. M., Rennie J.L. & Karayanidis F. (2015) Task Uncertainty Can Account for Mixing and Switch Costs in Task-Switching. PLoS ONE. 10(6).

Donkin, C., Rae, B., Heathcote, A., & Brown, S.D. (2015) Why Accurately Labeling Simple Magnitudes So Hard? A Past, Present, and Future Look at Simple Perceptual Judgment. In J.R. Busemeyer, Z. J. Wang, J.T. Townsend, & A. Eidels (Eds.) Oxford Handbook of Computational and Mathematical Psychology. Oxford University Press.

Hawkins, G.E., Forstmann, B.U., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Ratcliff, R., & Brown, S.D. (2015). Revisiting the Evidence for Collapsing Boundaries and Urgency Signals in Perceptual Decision-Making. The Journal of Neuroscience, 35(6), 2476-2484.

Hawkins, G. E., Hayes, B. K., Donkin, C., Pasqualino, M., & Newell, B. R. (2015). A Bayesian latent mixture model analysis shows that informative samples reduce base rate neglect. Decision, 2, 306–318.

Hawkins, G. E., Mittner, M., Boekel, W., Heathcote, A., & Forstmann, B. U. (2015). Toward a model-based cognitive neuroscience of mind wandering. Neuroscience, 310, 290–305.

Hawkins, G.E., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Ratcliff, R., & Brown, S.D. (2015). Discriminating Evidence Accumulation From Urgency Signals In Speeded Decision Making. Journal of Neurophysiology, 114(1), 40-7.

Heathcote, A., Brown, S.D., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2015) An Introduction to Good Practices in Cognitive Modeling. In B.U. Forstmann & E.-J. Wagenmakers (Eds.). An introduction to model-based cognitive neuroscience. Springer.

Jones, L. G.,  Hawkins, G. E., & Brown, S. D. (2015). Using best-worst scaling to improve psychological service delivery: An innovative tool for psychologists in organized care settings. Psychological Services, 12(1), 20.

StGeorge, J., Fletcher, R., Freeman, E., Paquette, D., & Dumont, C. (2015). Father-child interactions and children's risk of injury. Early Child Development and Care, 1409-1421.

Terry, A., Marley, A.A.J., Barnwal, A., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Heathcote, A., & Brown, S.D. (2015). Generalising the drift rate distribution for linear ballistic accumulators. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 68-69, 49–58.

Trueblood, J., Heathcote, A., & Brown, S.D. (2015). The Fragile Nature of Contextual Preference Reversals: Reply to Tsetsos, Chater, and Usher. Psychological Review, 122(4), 848-853.


Cassey, P., Heathcote, A., & Brown, S.D. (2014). Brain and behavior in decision-making. PLoS Computational Biology, 10(7), e1003700. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003700

Ester, E., Ho, T.C., Brown, S.D., & Serences, J.T. (2014). Variability in visual working memory ability limits the efficiency of perceptual decision making. Journal of Vision, 14(4), 1-12.

Hawkins, G. E., Marley, A. A. J., Heathcote, A., Flynn, T. N., Louviere, J. J., & Brown, S. D. (2014) Accepting and rejecting: Not so different. Decision, 1(3), 192-214.

Hawkins, G. E., Marley, A. A. J., Heathcote, A., Flynn, T. N., Louviere, J. J., & Brown, S. D. (2014). Integrating cognitive process and descriptive models of attitudes and preferences. Cognitive Science, 38, 701-735.

Hayes, B. K., Hawkins, G. E., Newell, B. R., Pasqualino, M., & Rehder, B. (2014). The role of causal models in multiple judgments under uncertainty. Cognition, 133, 611–620.

Heathcote, A., Brown, S.D. & Wagenmakers, E-J. (2014). The Falsifiability of Actual Decision-Making Models. Psychological Review 121(4), 676-678.

 Ho, T.C., Yang, G., Wu, J., Paulus, M.P., Cassey, P., Brown, S.D., Connolly, C.G., Hoang, N., Chan, M., Blom, E.H., Duncan, L.G., Chesney, M.A., Simmons, A.N., Yang, T.T. (2014). Functional connectivity of negative emotional processing in adolescent depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 155, 65-74

Rae, B., Heathcote, A., Donkin, C., Averell, L., & Brown, S. (2014). The hare and the tortoise: Emphasizing speed can change the evidence used to make decisions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning. Memory & Cognition, 40, 1226-1243. 

Trueblood, J., Brown, S.D., & Heathcote, A. (2014). The multi-attribute linear ballistic accumulator model of context effects in multi-alternative choice. Psychological Review, 121(2), 179-205.


Fletcher, R., StGeorge, J., & Freeman, E. (2013). Rough and tumble play quality: Theoretical foundations for a new measure of father-child interaction. Early Child Development and Care, 183, 746-759 .

Freeman, E., Ross, N.M., St George, J., & Fletcher, R. (2013). A quantitative analysis of practitioners' knowledge of fathers and fathers' engagement in family relationship services. Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal, 24, 270-277. 

Friedman, J., Brown, S.D. & Finkbeiner, M. (2013). Linking cognitive and reaching trajectories via intermittent movement control. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 57, 140-151.

Hawkins, G., Rae, B., Nesbitt, K. & Brown, S.D. (2013). Game-like features might not improve data. Behavior Research Methods, 46(2) 301-318.

Matzke, D., Dolan, C.V., Logan, G.D., Brown, S.D., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2013). Bayesian parametric estimation of stop-signal reaction time distributions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 142, 1047-1073.

Matzke, D., Love, J., Wiecki, T.V., Brown, S.D., Logan, G.D., Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2013) Release the BEESTS: Bayesian Estimation of Ex-Gaussian STop-Signal Reaction Time Distributions Frontiers in Quantitative Psychology and Measurement, 4:918. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00918

Provost, A., Johnson, B., Karayanidis, F., Brown, S.D., & Heathcote, A. (2013) Two routes to expertise in mental rotation. Cognitive Science, 37 (7) 1321–1342.

Sinderberry, B., Brown, S.D., Hammond, P., Stevens, A.F., Schall, U., Murphy, D.G., Murphy, K.C. & Campbell, L. (2013). Subtypes in 22q11.2 deletion syndrome associated with behaviour and neurofacial morphology. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 34(1), 116-125.

Trueblood, J., Brown, S.D., Heathcote, A. & Busemeyer, J. (2013). Not just for consumers: Context effects are fundamental to decision-making. Psychological Science 24(6), 901-908.

Turner, B., Forstmann, B., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Brown, S.D., Sederberg, S. & Steyvers, M. (2013). A Bayesian Framework for Simultaneously Modeling Neural and Behavioral Data Neuroimage 72, 193-206.

Turner, B., Sederberg, P., Brown, S.D., & Steyvers, M. (2013). A Method for Efficiently Sampling from Distributions with Correlated Dimensions. Psychological Methods, 18(3), 368–384.


Brown, S.D. (2012). Common ground for behavioural and neuroimaging research. Australian Journal of Psychology, 64(1), 4-10.

Dodds, P., Rae, B. & Brown, S.D. (2012) Perhaps Unidimensional is not Unidimensional. Cognitive Science, 36(8), 1542-1555.

Freeman, E.E., Fletcher, R., Collins, C.E., Morgan, P.J., Burrows, T.L., & Callister, R. (2012). Preventing and treating childhood obesity: Time to target fathers. International Journal of Obesity, 36, 12-15. 

Hawkins, G., Brown, S. D., Steyvers, M., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2012). Decision speed induces context effects in choice. Experimental Psychology, 59, 206-215.

Hawkins, G., Brown, S.D., Steyvers, M. & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2012). Context Effects in Multi-Alternative Decision Making: Empirical Data and a Bayesian Model. Cognitive Science, 36(3), 498-516.

Hawkins, G., Brown, S. D., Steyvers, M., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2012). An optimal adjustment procedure to minimize experiment time in decisions with multiple alternatives. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 19, 339-348.

Ho, T.C., Brown, S.D., Abuyo, N.A., Kul, E.-H.J. & Serences, J.T. (2012) Perceptual consequences of feature-based attentional enhancement and suppression.  Journal of Vision, 12(8), 15.

Ho, T.C., Brown, S.D., van Maanen L., Forstmann, B.U. Wagenmakers, E.-J., & Serences J.T. (2012) The optimality of sensory processing during the speed-accuracy tradeoff. Journal of Neuroscience, 32(23), 7992-8003.

Parris, B.A., Bate, S., Brown, S.D., & Hodgson, T.L. (2012). Facilitating goal-oriented behaviour in the Stroop task: When executive control is influenced by automatic processing. PLoS One, 7(10) e46994.

Prince, M., Brown, S.D., Heathcote, A. (2012). The design and analysis of state-trace experiments. Psychological Methods, 17(1), 78-99.

Prince, M., Hawkins, G., Love, J., & Heathcote, A. (2012). An R package for state-trace analysis. Behavior Research Methods, 44, 644-655.

van Maanen, L., Grasman, R.P.P.P., Forstmann, B.U., Keuken, M.C. Brown, S.D., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2012). Similarity and number of alternatives in the random-dot motion paradigm. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, 74(4) 739-753.

Walker, A. K., Hawkins, G., Sominsky, L., & Hodgson, D. M. (2012). Transgenerational transmission of anxiety induced by neonatal exposure to lipopolysaccharide: Implica- tions for male and female germ lines. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 37, 1320-1335.

White, C.N., Brown, S.D., & Ratcliff, R. (2012). A test of Bayesian observer models of processing in the Eriksen flanker task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 38(2), 489-497.


Dodds, P., Donkin, C., Brown, S.D., & Heathcote, A. (2011). Increasing Capacity: Practice Effects in Absolute Identification. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory & Cognition, 37(2), 477-492.

Dodds, P., Donkin, C., Brown, S.D., Heathcote, A., & Marley, A.A.J. (2011). Stimulus-specific learning: disrupting the bow effect in absolute identification. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, 73, 1977-1986.

Donkin, C., Brown, S.D., & Heathcote, A. (2011). Drawing conclusions from choice response time models: a tutorial using the Linear Ballistic Accumulator. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 55, 140-151.

Donkin, C., Brown, S.D., Heathcote, A. & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2011). Diffusion versus Linear Ballistic Accumulation: Different models but the same conclusions about psychological processes? Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 18(1), 61-69.

Fletcher, R., Freeman, E.E., Garfield, C., & Vimpani, G.V. (2011). The effects of early paternal depression on children's development. Medical Journal of Australia, 195, 685-689.

Fletcher, R., Freeman, E.E., & Matthey, S. (2011). The impact of behavioural parent training on fathers' parenting: A meta-analysis of the triple-p positive parenting program. Fathering: A Journal of Theory, Research, & Practice about Men as Fathers, 9, 291-312.

Forstmann, B.U., Tittgemeyer, M., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Derrfuss, J., Imperati, D., & Brown, S.D. (2011). The speed-accuracy tradeoff in the elderly brain: A structural model-based approach. Journal of Neuroscience, 31(47), 17242-17249.

Forstmann, B.U., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Eichele, T., Brown, S.D.,  & Serences J.T. (2011). Reciprocal relations between cognitive neuroscience and cognitive
models: Opposites attract? Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 15(6), 272-279.

Karayanidis, F., Provost, A., Brown, S.D., Paton, B. & Heathcote, A. (2011). Switch-specific and general preparation map onto different ERP components in a task-switching paradigm. Psychophysiology, 48(4), 559-568.

Turner, B., Van Zandt, T., & Brown, S.D. (2011). A Dynamic Stimulus-Driven Model of Signal Detection. Psychological Review, 118(4), 583-613.

van Maanen, L., Brown, S.D., Eichele, T., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Ho, T.C., Serences, J.T., & Forstmann, B.U. (2011). Neural correlates of trial-to-trial fluctuations in response caution. Journal of Neuroscience, 31(48), 17488-17495.

van Ravenzwaaij, D.,  Brown, S.D., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2011). An integrated perspective on the relation between response speed and intelligence. Cognition, 118, 381-393.


Eidels, A., Donkin, C., Brown, S.D., & Heathcote, A. (2010). Converging measures of workload capacity. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 17, 763-771

Freeman, E.E., Heathcote, A.J., Chalmers, K.A., & Hockley, W. (2010). Item effects in recognition memory for words. Journal of Memory and Language, 62, 1-18.

Forstmann, B.U., Brown, S.D., Dutilh, G., Neumann, J., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2010). The Neural Substrate of Prior Information in Perceptual Decision Making: A Model–Based Analysis. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 4, Article 40.

Forstmann, B.U., Schäfer, A., Anwander, A., Neumann, J., Brown, S.D., Wagenmakers, E.-J., Bogacz, R., Turner, R. (2010). Cortico-Striatal connections predict control over speed and accuracy in perceptual decision making. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 107, 15916-15920.

Heathcote, A.J., Bora, B., & Freeman, E.E. (2010). Recollection and confidence in two-alternative forced choice episodic recognition. Journal of Memory and Language, 62, 183-203.

Heathcote, A., Brown, S.D., Wagenmakers, E.-J., & Eidels, A. (2010). Distribution-free tests of stochastic dominance for small samples. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 54, 454-463.


Brown, S.D., Marley, A.A.J., Dodds, P., & Heathcote, A.J. (2009). Purely relative models cannot provide a general account of absolute identification. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 16, 583-593.

Brown, S.D. & Steyvers, M. (2009). Detecting and predicting changes. Cognitive Psychology, 58, 49-67.

Brown, S.D., Wagenmakers, E.-J., & Steyvers, M. (2009). Observing evidence accumulation during multi-alternative decisions. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 53, 453-462.

Donkin, C., Brown, S.D. & Heathcote, A. (2009). The over-constraint of response time models: Rethinking the scaling problem. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 16, 1129-1135.

Donkin, C., Averell, L., Brown, S.D. & Heathcote, A. (2009) Getting more from accuracy and response time data: methods for fitting the linear ballistic accumulator. Behavior Research Methods, 41, 1095-1110.

Donkin, C., Brown, S.D. & Heathcote, A. (2009). ChoiceKey: A real-time speech recognition program for psychology experiments with a small response set. Behavior Research Methods, 41, 154-162.

Donkin, C., Brown, S.D., Heathcote, A.J. & Marley, A.A.J. (2009). Dissociating speed and accuracy in absolute identification: The effect of unequal stimulus spacing. Psychological Research, 73, 308-316.

Heathcote, A.J., Freeman, E.E., Etherington, J.L., Tonkin, J., & Bora, B. (2009). A dissociation between similarity effects in episodic face recognition. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 16, 824-831. 

Ho, T.C., Brown, S.D. & Serences, J.T. (2009). Domain general mechanisms of perceptual decision making in human cortex. Journal of Neuroscience, 29, 8675-8687.


Brown, S.D., Heathcote, A. (2008). The simplest complete model of choice reaction time: Linear ballistic accumulation. Cognitive Psychology, 57, 153-178.

Brown, S.D., Marley, A.A.J., Donkin, C. & Heathcote, A.J. (2008). An integrated architecture for absolute identification. Psychological Review, 115(2), 396-425.

Forstmann, B.U., Dutilh, G., Brown, S.D., Neumann, J., von Cramon, D.Y., Ridderinkhof, K.R., & Wagenmakers, E.J. (2008). Striatum and pre-SMA facilitate decision-making under time pressure. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 105, 17538-17542.


Brown, S.D., Marley, A.A.J., & Lacouture, Y. (2007). Is absolute identification always relative? Psychological Review, 114(2), 528-532.

Brown, S.D., Steyvers, M., & Hemmer, P. (2007). Modeling experimentally induced strategy shifts. Psychological Science 20(1), 40-46.

Wagenmakers, E.-J., & Brown, S.D. (2007). On the relation between the mean and the variance of response times. Psychological Review, 114(3), 830-841.


Brown, S.D., Poboka, D., & Lehmann, C. (2006). A critical test of the failure-to-engage theory of task switching. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 13, 152-159.

Brown, S.D., Ratcliff, R., Smith, P.L. (2006). Evaluating methods for approximating stochastic differential equations.  Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 50, 402-401.


Brown, S.D., & Heathcote, A. (2005). A ballistic model of choice response time.  Psychological Review, 112(1), 117-128.

Brown, S.D. & Heathcote, A. (2005). Practice increases the efficiency of evidence accumulation in perceptual choice. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Performance & Perception, 31, 289-298.

Brown, S.D. & Steyvers, M. (2005). The dynamics of induced criterion shift. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory & Cognition 31, 587-599.

Chambers, R.A., Jones, R.M., Brown, S.D. & Taylor, J.R. (2005). Natural reward-related learning in rats with neonatal ventral hippocampal lesions and prior cocaine exposure.  Psychopharmacology 179, 470-478.


Cousineau, D., Brown, S.D. & Heathcote, A. (2004) Methods and packages for fitting RT distributions. Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers, 36(2), 277-290.

Heathcote, A. & Brown, S.D. (2004). Beyond curve fitting? Comment on Liu, Mayer-Kress and Newell.  Journal of Motor Behavior, 36(2) 225-232.

Heathcote, A. & Brown, S.D. (2004). Reply to Speckman and Rouder: A theoretical basis for QML.  Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 11, 577-578.

Heathcote, A., Brown, S.D. & Cousineau, D. (2004). QMPE: Estimating Lognormal, Wald and Weibull RT distributions with a parameter dependent lower bound. Behavior Research, Methods, Instruments & Computers, 36, 277-290.


Brown, S.D., & Heathcote, A. (2003). QMLE: Fast, robust and efficient estimation of distribution functions based on quantiles.  Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers, 35(4), 485-492.

Brown, S.D. & Heathcote, A. (2003) Bias in exponential and power function fits due to noise: Comment on Myung, Kim, and Pitt.  Memory & Cognition, 31(4), 656-661.

Brown, S.D., & Heathcote, A. (2003) Averaging learning curves across and within participants.  Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers, 35, 11-21.


Brown, S.D., & Heathcote, A. (2002). On the use of nonparametric regression in assessing parametric regression models. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 46(6) 716-730.

Heathcote, A., Brown, S.D. & Mewhort, D.J.K. (2002). Quantile maximum likelihood estimation of response time distributions. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 9(2) 394-401.


Heathcote, A., Brown, S.D. (2001). The law of practice and localist neural network models. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 23.


Heathcote, A., Brown, S.D. & Mewhort, D.J.K. (2000) The Power Law repealed: The case for an exponential law of practice. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 7, 185-207.