Ehren Newman

Ehren Newman

Assistant Professor, Psycholology


  • 2008-2015 - Postdoc, Boston University
  • 2008 - PhD, Princeton University
  • 2004 - MA, Princeton University
  • 2002 - BS, Brandeis University

Representative publications

Cellular networks underlying human spatial navigation (2003)
Arne D Ekstrom, Michael J Kahana, Jeremy B Caplan, Tony A Fields, Eve A Isham, Ehren L Newman ...
Nature, 425 (6954), 184

Human θ oscillations related to sensorimotor integration and spatial learning (2003)
Jeremy B Caplan, Joseph R Madsen, Andreas Schulze-Bonhage, Richard Aschenbrenner-Scheibe, Ehren L Newman and Michael J Kahana
Journal of Neuroscience, 23 (11), 4726-4736

A neural network model of retrieval-induced forgetting (2007)
Kenneth A Norman, Ehren L Newman and Greg Detre
Psychological review, 114 (4), 887

Learning your way around town: How virtual taxicab drivers learn to use both layout and landmark information (2007)
Ehren L Newman, Jeremy B Caplan, Matthew P Kirschen, Igor O Korolev, Robert Sekuler and Michael J Kahana
Cognition, 104 (2), 231-253

Cholinergic modulation of cognitive processing: insights drawn from computational models (2012)
Ehren L Newman, Kishan Gupta, Jason R Climer, Caitlin K Monaghan and Michael E Hasselmo
Frontiers in behavioral neuroscience, 6 24

How inhibitory oscillations can train neural networks and punish competitors (2006)
Kenneth A Norman, Ehren Newman, Greg Detre and Sean Polyn
Neural computation, 18 (7), 1577-1610

Methods for reducing interference in the complementary learning systems model: oscillating inhibition and autonomous memory rehearsal (2005)
Kenneth A Norman, Ehren L Newman and Adler J Perotte
Neural Networks, 18 (9), 1212-1228

Cholinergic blockade reduces theta-gamma phase amplitude coupling and speed modulation of theta frequency consistent with behavioral effects on encoding (2013)
Ehren L Newman, Shea N Gillet, Jason R Climer and Michael E Hasselmo
Journal of Neuroscience, 33 (50), 19635-19646

Moderate excitation leads to weakening of perceptual representations (2010)
Ehren L Newman and Kenneth A Norman
Cerebral Cortex, 20 (11), 2760-2770

Phase coding by grid cells in unconstrained environments: two‐dimensional phase precession (2013)
Jason R Climer, Ehren L Newman and Michael E Hasselmo
European Journal of Neuroscience, 38 (4), 2526-2541

Grid cell spatial tuning reduced following systemic muscarinic receptor blockade (2014)
Ehren L Newman, Jason R Climer and Michael E Hasselmo
Hippocampus, 24 (6), 643-655

Human theta oscillations related to (2003)
JB Caplan, JR Madsen, A Schulze-Bonhage, R Aschenbrenner-Scheibe, EL Newman and MJ Kahana

A phase code for memory could arise from circuit mechanisms in entorhinal cortex (2009)
Michael E Hasselmo, Mark P Brandon, Motoharu Yoshida, Lisa M Giocomo, James G Heys, Erik Fransen ...
Neural Networks, 22 (8), 1129-1138

Grid cell firing properties vary as a function of theta phase locking preferences in the rat medial entorhinal cortex (2014)
Ehren L Newman and Michael E Hasselmo
Frontiers in systems neuroscience, 8 193

Switching between internal and external modes: a multiscale learning principle (2017)
Christopher J Honey, Ehren L Newman and Anna C Schapiro
Network Neuroscience, 1 (4), 339-356

Dissertation Committee Service

Author Dissertation Title Committee
Soylu, Firat More than Finger Counting: Shared Resources Between Finger Tapping and Arithmetic (November 2011) Lester, F., Newman, S., Boling, E., Appelman, R.