Publications

Published

Borghesani, V., & Piazza, M (2017). The neuro-cognitive representations of symbols: the case of concrete words. Neuropsychologia https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2017.06.026

Borghesani, V., Pedregosa, F., Buiatti, M., A. Alexis, Eger, E., & Piazza, M. (2016). Word meaning in the ventral visual path: a perceptual to conceptual gradient of semantic coding. NeuroImage http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.08.068

Borghesani*, V., de Hevia*, L., Viarouge*, A., Pinheiro Chagas, P., Eger, E., & Piazza, M. (2016). Comparing magnitudes across dimensions: a univariate and multivariate approach. International Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Neuroimaging (pp. 1-4). [PDF]

Borghesani, V., Pedregosa, F., Eger, E., Buiatti, M., & Piazza, M. (2014). A perceptual-to-conceptual gradient of word coding along the ventral path. International Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Neuroimaging (pp. 1-4). [PDF]


Under review

Borghesani, V., Monti, A., Fortis, P., & Miceli, G. Monothematic spatial delusion: A review on reduplicative paramnesia for places and a case report.

Borghesani, V., de Hevia, L., Viarouge, A., Pinheiro Chagas, P., Eger, E., & Piazza, M. Number and length processing in the parietal cortex: sharing resources, not a common code.

Borghesani, V., Buiatti, M., Eger, E., & Piazza, M. Conceptual and perceptual dimensions of word meaning are recovered rapidly and in parallel during reading.


In preparation

Borghesani, V., Spinelli, E., Mandelli, M., & Gorno-Tempini, M. The feeling of familiarity and the right temporal lobe: famous face processing in neurodegenerative syndromes.

Borghesani, V., Riello, M., Monti, A., & Gorno-Tempini, M. Investigating the Neural Representations of Movement across Semantic Categories: the Role of the Left Fronto-Parietal Network.


Posters and Talks

Borghesani, V., de Hevia*, L., Viarouge*, A., Pinheiro Chagas, P., Eger, E., & Piazza, M. (2016).Comparing magnitudes across dimensions: a univariate and multivariate approach. PRNI, International Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Neuroimaging

Borghesani, V., de Hevia*, L., Viarouge*, A., Pinheiro Chagas, P., Eger, E., & Piazza, M. (2016). Few: Many = Short: Long? Coding Of Magnitude Across Different Quantitative Dimensions. CAOS, Concepts, Actions, Objects

Borghesani, V., Eger, E., Buiatti, M., & Piazza, M. (2015) Perceptual and conceptual semantic dimensions: where and when? SNL, Society for the neurobiology of language

Borghesani, V., Eger, E., Buiatti, M., & Piazza, M. (2015) Can you see what I mean? Perceptual and conceptual semantics during words reading. SfN, Society of Neuroscience

Borghesani, V., Pedregosa, F., Eger, E., Buiatti, M., & Piazza, M. (2014) A perceptual-to-conceptual gradient of word coding along the ventral path. PRNI, International Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Neuroimaging [selected for oral presentation]

Borghesani, V., Pedregosa, F., Eger, E., Buiatti, M., & Piazza, M. (2014) Word reading in the ventral stream: A perceptual to conceptual gradient of information coding. CAOS, Concepts, Actions, Objects [selected for oral presentation and winner of the best poster award]


Theses

PhD thesis: Thesis committee: Christophe Pallier (advisor), Manuela Piazza (advisor), James Haxby (reviewer), Rik Vandenberghe (reviewer), Laurent Cohen (examiner), Marius Peelen (examiner). “The Neuro-Cognitive Representation of Word Meaning Resolved in Space and Time.[PDF]

Master thesis: a single case study on the neuropsychological substrate of reduplicative paramnesia (supervisor dott.ssa Alessia Monti PhD). In Italian: “Analisi neuropsicologica della paramnesia reduplicativa per i luoghi: stato dell’arte e studio di un caso”.[PDF]

Bachelor thesis: a tDCS study investigating the role of dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in cognitive dissonance (supervisor Prof. G. di Pellegrino MD, PhD). In Italian: “Il ruolo della corteccia dorsolaterale prefrontale nella dissonanza cognitiva”. [PDF]