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Lionel Barnett
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
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Selected publications


Barnett, Lionel, Barrett, Adam and Seth, Anil (2018) Solved problems for Granger causality in neuroscience: a response to Stokes and Purdon. NeuroImage, 178. pp. 744-748. ISSN 1053-8119

Barnett, Lionel, Barrett, Adam B and Seth, Anil K (2018) [Letter] Misunderstandings regarding the application of Granger causality in neuroscience. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115 (29). E6676-E6677. ISSN 0027-8424

Barnett, L, Brown, J and Bossomaier, T (2017) Anomalous behaviour of mutual information in finite flocks. EPL, 120 (38005). pp. 1-6. ISSN 0295-5075

Barnett, Lionel and Seth, Anil (2017) Detectability of Granger causality for subsampled continuous-time neurophysiological processes. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 275. pp. 93-121. ISSN 0165-0270

Schartner, Michael M, Pigorini, Andrea, Gibbs, Steve A, Arnulfo, Gabriele, Sarasso, Simone, Barnett, Lionel, Nobili, Lino, Massimini, Marcello, Seth, Anil K and Barrett, Adam B (2016) Global and local complexity of intracranial EEG decreases during NREM sleep. Neuroscience of Consciousness, 3 (1). ISSN 2057-2107

Prokopenko, Mikhail, Barnett, Lionel, Harré, Michael, Lizier, Joseph T., Obst, Oliver and Wang, X. Rosalind (2015) Fisher transfer entropy: quantifying the gain in transient sensitivity. Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Science, 471 (2184). p. 20150610. ISSN 1364-5021

Barnett, Lionel and Seth, Anil K (2015) Granger causality for state-space models. Physical Review E (PRE), 91 (4). a040101 1-5. ISSN 1539-3755

Seth, Anil K, Barrett, Adam B and Barnett, Lionel (2015) Granger causality analysis in neuroscience and neuroimaging. Journal of Neuroscience, 35 (8). pp. 3293-3297. ISSN 0270-6474

Barnett, Lionel and Seth, Anil K (2014) The MVGC multivariate Granger causality toolbox: a new approach to Granger-causal inference. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 223. pp. 50-68. ISSN 0165-0270

Barrett, Adam B and Barnett, Lionel (2013) Granger causality is designed to measure effect, not mechanism. Frontiers in Neuroinformatics, 7. ISSN 1662-5196

Seth, Anil, Chorley, Paul and Barnett, Lionel (2013) Granger causality analysis of fMRI BOLD signals is invariant to hemodynamic convolution but not downsampling. NeuroImage, 65. pp. 540-555. ISSN 1053-8119

Barnett, Lionel, Lizier, Joseph T, Harré, Michael, Seth, Anil K and Bossomaier, Terry (2013) Information flow in a kinetic ising model peaks in the disordered phase. Physical Review Letters (PRL), 111 (17). p. 177203. ISSN 0031-9007

Barrett, Adam B, Barnett, Lionel and Seth, Anil K (2010) Multivariate Granger causality and generalized variance. Physical Review E, 81 (4). 041907. ISSN 1539-3755

Barnett, L, Di Paolo, E and Bullock, S (2007) Spatially embedded random networks. Physical Review E, 76 (5). 056115. ISSN 1539-3755


Bossomaier, T, Barnett, L, Harré, M and Lizier, J T (2016) An introduction to transfer entropy: information flow in complex systems. Springer International. ISBN 9783319432212