Original Research Articles, Reviews, And Commentaries Published by Members of the Angelaki Lab


Noel, J. P., Bill, J., Ding, H., Vastola, J., DeAngelis, G. C., Angelaki, D., & Drugowitsch, J. (2023). Causal inference during closed-loop navigation: parsing of self-and object-motion. bioRxiv.


Noel, J. P., Balzani, E., Avila, E., Lakshminarasimhan, K. J., Bruni, S., Alefantis, P., … & Angelaki, D. E. (2022). Coding of latent variables in sensory, parietal, and frontal cortices during closed-loop virtual navigation. Elife, 11, e80280.

Balzani, E., Noel, J. P., Herrero-Vidal, P., Angelaki, D. E., & Savin, C. (2022). A probabilistic framework for task-aligned intra-and inter-area neural manifold estimation. arXiv preprint arXiv:2209.02816.

Alefantis, P., Lakshminarasimhan, K., Avila, E., Noel, J. P., Pitkow, X., & Angelaki, D. E. (2022). Sensory evidence accumulation using optic flow in a naturalistic navigation task. Journal of Neuroscience, 42(27), 5451-5462.

Kim, H. R., Angelaki, D. E., & DeAngelis, G. C. (2022). A neural mechanism for detecting object motion during self-motion. Elife, 11, e74971.

Noel, J. P., Shivkumar, S., Dokka, K., Haefner, R. M., & Angelaki, D. E. (2022). Aberrant causal inference and presence of a compensatory mechanism in autism spectrum disorder. Elife, 11, e71866.

Zhu, S., Lakshminarasimhan, K. J., Arfaei, N., & Angelaki, D. E. (2022). Eye movements reveal spatiotemporal dynamics of visually-informed planning in navigation. Elife, 11, e73097.

Lakshminarasimhan, K. J., Avila, E., Pitkow, X., & Angelaki, D. E. (2022). Dynamical latent state computation in the posterior parietal cortex. bioRxiv, 2022-01.

Noel, J. P., Balzani, E., Avila, E., Lakshminarasimhan, K., Bruni, S., Alefantis, P., … & Angelaki, D. (2022). Multiplexed and flexible neural coding in sensory, parietal, and frontal cortices during goal-directed virtual navigation.

Noel, J. P., & Angelaki, D. E. (2022). Cognitive, systems, and computational neurosciences of the self in motion. Annual review of psychology, 73, 103-129.

Zhang, R., Pitkow, X., & Angelaki, D. E. (2022). Inductive biases of neural networks for generalization in spatial navigation. bioRxiv, 2022-12.


Zaidel A, Laurens J, DeAngelis GC, Angelaki DE. Supervised multisensory calibration signals are evident in VIP but not MSTd. J Neurosci. 2021 Oct 29:JN-RM-0135-21. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0135-21.2021. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34716232.

Mao D, Avila E, Caziot B, Laurens J, Dickman JD, Angelaki DE. Spatial modulation of hippocampal activity in freely moving macaques. Neuron. 2021 Nov 3;109(21):3521-3534.e6. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2021.09.032. Epub 2021 Oct 12. PMID: 34644546; PMCID: PMC8571030.

Noel JP, Angelaki DE. Cognitive, Systems, and Computational Neurosciences of the Self in Motion. Annu Rev Psychol. 2021 Sep 21. doi: 10.1146/annurev-psych-021021-103038. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34546803.

Noel JP, Caziot B, Bruni S, Fitzgerald NE, Avila E, Angelaki DE. Supporting generalization in non-human primate behavior by tapping into structural knowledge: Examples from sensorimotor mappings, inference, and decision-making. Prog Neurobiol. 2021 Jun;201:101996. doi: 10.1016/j.pneurobio.2021.101996. Epub 2021 Jan 14. PMID: 33454361; PMCID: PMC8096669.

International Brain Laboratory, Aguillon-Rodriguez V, Angelaki D, Bayer H, Bonacchi N, Carandini M, Cazettes F, Chapuis G, Churchland AK, Dan Y, Dewitt E, Faulkner M, Forrest H, Haetzel L, Häusser M, Hofer SB, Hu F, Khanal A, Krasniak C, Laranjeira I, Mainen ZF, Meijer G, Miska NJ, Mrsic-Flogel TD, Murakami M, Noel JP, Pan-Vazquez A, Rossant C, Sanders J, Socha K, Terry R, Urai AE, Vergara H, Wells M, Wilson CJ, Witten IB, Wool LE, Zador AM. Standardized and reproducible measurement of decision-making in mice. Elife. 2021 May 20;10:e63711. doi: 10.7554/eLife.63711. PMID: 34011433; PMCID: PMC8137147.

Noel JP, Zhang LQ, Stocker AA, Angelaki DE. Individuals with autism spectrum disorder have altered visual encoding capacity. PLoS Biol. 2021 May 12;19(5):e3001215. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3001215. PMID: 33979326; PMCID: PMC8143398.

Gaveau J, Grospretre S, Berret B, Angelaki DE, Papaxanthis C. A cross-species neural integration of gravity for motor optimization. Sci Adv. 2021 Apr 7;7(15):eabf7800. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abf7800. PMID: 33827823; PMCID: PMC8026131.

Chen A, Zeng F, DeAngelis GC, Angelaki DE. Dynamics of Heading and Choice-Related Signals in the Parieto-Insular Vestibular Cortex of Macaque Monkeys. J Neurosci. 2021 Apr 7;41(14):3254-3265. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2275-20.2021. Epub 2021 Feb 23. PMID: 33622780; PMCID: PMC8026344.


Danz AD, Angelaki DE, DeAngelis GC. The Effects of Depth Cues and Vestibular Translation Signals on the Rotation Tolerance of Heading Tuning in Macaque Area MSTd. eNeuro. 2020 Nov 19;7(6):ENEURO.0259-20.2020. doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0259-20.2020. PMID: 33127626; PMCID: PMC7688306.

Peltier NE, Angelaki DE, DeAngelis GC. Optic flow parsing in the macaque monkey. J Vis. 2020 Oct 1;20(10):8. doi: 10.1167/jov.20.10.8. PMID: 33016983; PMCID: PMC7545062.

Sasaki R, Anzai A, Angelaki DE, DeAngelis GC. Flexible coding of object motion in multiple reference frames by parietal cortex neurons. Nat Neurosci. 2020 Aug;23(8):1004-1015. doi: 10.1038/s41593-020-0656-0. Epub 2020 Jun 15. PMID: 32541964; PMCID: PMC7474851.

Angelaki DE, Laurens J. Time Course of Sensory Substitution for Gravity Sensing in Visual Vertical Orientation Perception following Complete Vestibular Loss. eNeuro. 2020 Jul 13;7(4):ENEURO.0021-20.2020. doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0021-20.2020. PMID: 32561572; PMCID: PMC7358335.

Lakshminarasimhan KJ, Avila E, Neyhart E, DeAngelis GC, Pitkow X, Angelaki DE. Tracking the Mind’s Eye: Primate Gaze Behavior during Virtual Visuomotor Navigation Reflects Belief Dynamics. Neuron. 2020 May 20;106(4):662-674.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2020.02.023. Epub 2020 Mar 13. PMID: 32171388; PMCID: PMC7323886.

Noel JP, Lakshminarasimhan KJ, Park H, Angelaki DE. Increased variability but intact integration during visual navigation in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 May 19;117(20):11158-11166. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2000216117. Epub 2020 May 1. PMID: 32358192; PMCID: PMC7245105.

Angelaki DE, Ng J, Abrego AM, Cham HX, Asprodini EK, Dickman JD, Laurens J. A gravity-based three-dimensional compass in the mouse brain. Nat Commun. 2020 Apr 15;11(1):1855. doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-15566-5. PMID: 32296057; PMCID: PMC7160108.

Laurens J, Angelaki DE. Simple spike dynamics of Purkinje cells in the macaque vestibulo-cerebellum during passive whole-body self-motion. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Feb 11;117(6):3232-3238. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1915873117. Epub 2020 Jan 27. PMID: 31988119; PMCID: PMC7022220.

Angelaki DE, Laurens J. The head direction cell network: attractor dynamics, integration within the navigation system, and three-dimensional properties. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2020 Feb;60:136-144. doi: 10.1016/j.conb.2019.12.002. Epub 2019 Dec 23. PMID: 31877492; PMCID: PMC7002189.


Laurens J, Angelaki DE. A model-based reassessment of the three-dimensional tuning of head direction cells in rats. J Neurophysiol. 2019 Sep 1;122(3):1274-1287. doi: 10.1152/jn.00136.2019. Epub 2019 Jun 26. PMID: 31242041; PMCID: PMC6766745.

Avila E, Lakshminarasimhan KJ, DeAngelis GC, Angelaki DE. Visual and Vestibular Selectivity for Self-Motion in Macaque Posterior Parietal Area 7a. Cereb Cortex. 2019 Aug 14;29(9):3932-3947. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhy272. PMID: 30365011; PMCID: PMC6886513.