Olaf Sporns

Olaf Sporns

Provost Professor, Psychological and Brain Sciences

Distinguished Professor, Psychological and Brain Sciences

Robert H. Shaffer Chair, Psychological and Brain Sciences


Representative publications

Complex brain networks: graph theoretical analysis of structural and functional systems (2009)
Ed Bullmore and Olaf Sporns
Nature Publishing Group. 10 (3), 186

Complex network measures of brain connectivity: uses and interpretations (2010)
Mikail Rubinov and Olaf Sporns
Neuroimage, 52 (3), 1059-1069

Mapping the structural core of human cerebral cortex (2008)
Patric Hagmann, Leila Cammoun, Xavier Gigandet, Reto Meuli, Christopher J Honey, Van J Wedeen ...
PLoS biology, 6 (7), e159

The human connectome: a structural description of the human brain (2005)
Olaf Sporns, Giulio Tononi and Rolf Kötter
Public Library of Science. 1 (4), e42

Predicting human resting-state functional connectivity from structural connectivity (2009)
CJ Honey, O Sporns, Leila Cammoun, Xavier Gigandet, Jean-Philippe Thiran, Reto Meuli ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 106 (6), 2035-2040

Organization, development and function of complex brain networks (2004)
Olaf Sporns, Dante R Chialvo, Marcus Kaiser and Claus C Hilgetag
Elsevier Current Trends. 8 (9), 418-425

The economy of brain network organization (2012)
Ed Bullmore and Olaf Sporns
Nature Publishing Group. 13 (5), 336

A measure for brain complexity: relating functional segregation and integration in the nervous system (1994)
Giulio Tononi, Olaf Sporns and Gerald M Edelman
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 91 (11), 5033-5037

Rich-club organization of the human connectome (2011)
Martijn P Van Den Heuvel and Olaf Sporns
Journal of Neuroscience, 31 (44), 15775-15786

Network structure of cerebral cortex shapes functional connectivity on multiple time scales (2007)
Christopher J Honey, Rolf Kötter, Michael Breakspear and Olaf Sporns
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104 (24), 10240-10245

Dynamic functional connectivity: promise, issues, and interpretations (2013)
R Matthew Hutchison, Thilo Womelsdorf, Elena A Allen, Peter A Bandettini, Vince D Calhoun, Maurizio Corbetta ...
Neuroimage, 80 360-378

The small world of the cerebral cortex (2004)
Olaf Sporns and Jonathan D Zwi
Humana Press. 2 (2), 145-162

Network hubs in the human brain (2013)
Martijn P van den Heuvel and Olaf Sporns
Elsevier Current Trends. 17 (12), 683-696

Identification and classification of hubs in brain networks (2007)
Olaf Sporns, Christopher J Honey and Rolf Kötter
PloS one, 2 (10), e1049

The human connectome: a complex network (2011)
Olaf Sporns
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1224 (1), 109-125

Dissertation Committee Service

Author Dissertation Title Committee
Alexander, Will A Real-Time Model of Attention (September 2006) Sporns, O. (Chair), Goldstone, R., Kruschke, J., Yaeger, L.
Carroll, Christine Temporal Processing in Schizophrenia: An Integrative Study of Behavioral Judgment, Motor Execution, and Quantitative Modeling (December 2007) Kruschke, K., O’Donnell, B., Sporns, O. (Co-Chair), Townsend, J., Hetrick, W (Co-Chair)
Chadderdon III, George L A Neurocomputational Model of the Functional Role of Dopamine in Stimulus Response Task Learning And Performance (March 2009) Sporns, O. (Chair), Brown, J., Townsend, J., Todd, P.
Honey, Christopher Fluctuations & Flows in Large-Scale Brain Networks (April 2009) Townsend, J,. Goldstone, R. (Co-Chair), Beggs, J., Sporns, O. (Co-Chair)
Hullinger, Richard An Evolutionary Analysis of Selective Attention (August 2011) Kruschke, J. (Co-Chair), Sporns, O., Todd, P. (Co-Chair), Yaeger, L.
Jessup, Ryan Neural Correlates of the Behavioral Differences Between Descriptive and Experiential Choice: An Examination Combining Computational Modeling with FMRI (September 2008) Busemeyer, J. (Chair), Brown, J., Sporns, O., Todd, P.
Kieffaber, Paul Components of Attentional Control in Schizophrenia (June 2006) Hetrick, W. (Co-Chair), O’Donnell, B., Kruschke, J. (Co-Chair), Sporns, O., Townsend, J.
Mason, Winter Implicit Social Influence (August 2007) Smith, E. (Co-Chair), Goldstone, R. (Co-Chair), Tormala, Z., Sporns, O.
Sheya, Adam Coordinating Location and Object Properties in Goal-Directed Action: A Case of Self-Generated Developmental Change (November 2009) Smith, L. (Co-Chair), Beer, R. (Co-Chair), Sporns, O., Yu, C.
Simas, Tiago De Stochastic Models and Transitivity in Complex Networks (May 2012) Rocha, L. (Chair), Sporns, O., Flammini, A., Bollen, J.