Fuscà, M., Ruhnau, P., Neuling, T., & Weisz, N. (in press). Local network-level integration mediates effects of transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation. Brain Connectivity.

Weise, A., Schröger, E., Horvath, J. (accepted). The detection of higher-order acoustic transitions is reflected in the N1 ERP. Psychophysiology


Schlee, W., Hall, D.A., Canlon, B., Cima, R.F.F., de Kleine, E., Hauck, F., Huber, A., Gallus, S., Kleinjung, T., Kypraios, T., Langguth, B., Lopez-Escamez, J.A., Lugo, A., Meyer, M., Mielczarek, M., Norena, A., Pfiffner, F., Pryss, R.C., Reichert, M., Requena, T., Schecklmann, M., van Dijk, P., van de Heyning, P., Weisz, N., & Cederroth, C.R. (2018). Innovations in Doctoral Training and Research on Tinnitus: The European School on Interdisciplinary Tinnitus Research (ESIT) Perspective. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 9:447.


Cashdollar, N., Ruhnau, P., Weisz, N., & Hasson, U. (2017). The role of working memory in the probabilistic inference of future sensory events. Cerebral Cortex, 27 (5), 2955-2969.

Kia, S. M., Vega-Pons, S., Weisz, N., & Passerini, A. (2017). Interpretability of Multivariate Brain Maps in Linear Brain Decoding: Definition, and Heuristic Quantification in Multivariate Analysis of MEG Time-Locked Effects. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 10(619).

Neuling, T., Ruhnau, P., Weisz, N., Herrmann, C.S. &, Demarchi, G. (2017). Faith and oscillations recovered: On analyzing EEG/MEG signals during tACS. NeuroImage, 147, 960–963.

Weisz, N. & Lithari, C. (2017). Amplitude modulation rate dependent topographic organization of the auditory steady-state response in human auditory cortex. Hearing Research, 354, 102-108.


Frey, J., Ruhnau, P., Leske, S., Siegel, M., Braun, C., & Weisz, N. (2016). The tactile window to consciousness is characterized by frequency-specific integration and segregation of the primary somatosensory cortex. Scientific Reports, 6: 20805.

Lithari, C., Moratti, S., & Weisz, N. (2016). Limbic areas are functionally decoupled and visual cortex takes a more central role during fear conditioning in humans. Scientific Reports, 6: 29220.

Lithari C., Sanchez-Garcia, C., Ruhnau, P., & Weisz, N. (2016). Large-scale network-level processes during entrainment. Brain Research, 1635, 143–152.

Magazzini, L., Ruhnau, P., & Weisz, N. (2016). Alpha suppression and connectivity modulations in left temporal and parietal cortices index partial awareness of words. NeuroImage, 133, 279-287.

Paoli, M., Weisz, N., Antolini, R., & Haase, A. (2016). Spatially resolved time-frequency analysis of odour coding in the insect antennal lobe. European Journal of Neuroscience, 44 (6), 2387-2395.

Peatfield, N.A., Choi, D., & Weisz, N. (2016). Dynamical Network States as Predisposition of Perception. Palva, S. (ed.). Multimodal Oscillation-based Connectivity Theory  (pp. 19-27). Springer International Publishing.

Ruhnau, P., Keitel, C., Lithari, C., Weisz, N., & Neuling, T. (2016). Flicker-Driven Responses in Visual Cortex Change during Matched-Frequency Transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 10:184.

Ruhnau, P., Neuling, T., Fusca, M., Herrmann, C.S., Demarchi, G., & Weisz, N. (2016). Eyes wide shut: Transcranial alternating current stimulation drives alpha rhythm in a state dependent manner. Scientific Reports, 6:27138.

Turella, L., Tucciarelli, R., Oosterhof, N.N., Weisz, N., Rumiati, R., & Lingnau, A. (2016). Beta Band Modulations underlie Action Representations for Movement Planning. Neuroimage, 136, 197–207. 

Weise, A., Hartmann, T., Schröger, E., Weisz, N., & Ruhnau, P. (2016). Cross-modal distractors modulate oscillatory alpha power: the neural basis of impaired task performance. Psychophysiology, 53(11), 1651–1659.

Wutz, A., Muschter, E., van Koningsbruggen, M.G., Weisz, N., & Melcher, D. (2016). Temporal integration windows in neural processing and perception aligned to saccadic eye movements. Current Biology, 26, 1659–1668.


Hauswald, A., Übelacker, T., Leske, S., & Weisz, N. (2015). What it means to be Zen: marked modulations of local and interareal synchronization during open monitoring meditation. NeuroImage, 108, 265-273.

Frey, J., Ruhnau, P., & Weisz, N. (2015). Not so different after all: the same oscillatory processes support different types of attention. Brain Research, 1626, 183-197.

Leonardelli, E., Braun, C., Weisz, N., Lithari, C., Occelli, V., & Zampini, M. (2015). Prestimulus oscillatory alpha power and connectivity patterns predispose perceptual integration of an audio and a tactile stimulus. Human Brain Mapping, 36(9), 3486-3498.

Leske, S., Ruhnau, P., Frey, J., Lithari, C., Müller, N., Hartmann, T., & Weisz, N. (2015). Prestimulus network integration of auditory cortex predisposes near-threshold perception independently of local excitability. Cerebral Cortex, 25 (12), 4898-4907.

Lithari, C., Moratti, S. & Weisz, N. (2015). Thalamocortical interactions underlying visual fear conditioning in humans. Human Brain Mapping, 36(11), 4592-4603.

Müller, N., Leske, S., Hartmann, S., Szebeny, S., & Weisz, N. (2015). Listen to yourself: The medial prefrontal cortex modulates auditory alpha power during speech preparation. Cerebral Cortex, 25(11), 4029-4037.

Neuling, T., Ruhnau, P., Fusca, M., Demarchi, G., Herrmann, C., & Weisz, N. (2015). Friends, not foes: magnetoencephalography as a tool to uncover brain dynamics during transcranial alternating current stimulation. Neuroimage, 118, 406-413.

Tucciarelli, R, Turella, L., Oosterhof, N., Weisz, N., & Lingnau, A. (2015). MEG multivariate analysis reveals early abstract action representations in the lateral occipitotemporal cortex. The Journal of Neuroscience, 35(49), 16034-16045.



De Ridder, D., Vanneste, S., Weisz, N., Londero, A., Schlee, W., Elgoyhen, A.B. & Langguth, B. (2014). An integrative model of auditory phantom perception: tinnitus as a unified percept of interacting separable subnetworks. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 44, 16-32.

 Frey, J., Mainy, N., Lachaux, J.P., Müller, N., Bertrand, O., & Weisz, N. (2014). Selective modulation of auditory cortical alpha activity in an audiovisual spatial attention task. The Journal of Neuroscience, 34(19), 6634-6639.

Hartmann, T., Lorenz, I., Müller, N., Langguth, B., & Weisz, N. (2014). The effects of neurofeedback on oscillatory processes related to tinnitus. Brain Topography, 27, 149-157.

Heimler, B., Weisz, N., & Collignon, O. (2014). Revisiting the adaptive and maladaptive effects of crossmodal plasticity. Neuroscience, 283, 44–63.

Keil, J., Müller, N., Hartmann, T., & Weisz, N. (2014). Prestimulus beta power and phase synchrony influence the sound-induced flash illusion. Cerebral Cortex, 24, 1278–1288.

Lange, J., Keil, J., Schnitzler, A., van Dijk, H., & Weisz, N. (2014). The role of alpha oscillations for illusory perception. Behavioural Brain Research, 271, 294–301.

Leske, S., Tse, A., Oosterhof, N.N., Hartmann, T., Müller, N., Keil, J. & Weisz, N. (2014). The strength of alpha and beta oscillations parametrically scale with the strength of an illusory auditory percept. NeuroImage, 88, 69-78.

Ruhnau, P., Hauswald, A., & Weisz, N. (2014). Investigating ongoing brain oscillations and their influence on conscious perception - network states and the window to consciousness. Invited review Frontiers in Psychology, 5: 1230.

Schulz, H., Übelacker, T., Keil, J., Müller, N., & Weisz, N. (2014). Now I am ready - now I am not: the influence of pre-TMS oscillations and corticomuscular coherence on motor evoked potentials. Cerebral Cortex, 24, 1708-1719.

Song, J.-J., De Ridder, D., Weisz, N., Schlee, W., Van de Heyning, P., & Vanneste, S. (2014). Hyperacusis-associated pathological resting-state brain oscillations in the tinnitus brain: a hyperresponsiveness network with paradoxically inactive auditory cortex. Brain Structure and Function, 219(3), 1113-1128.

Weisz, N. & Obleser, J. (2014). Synchronisation signatures in the listening brain: A perspective from non-invasive neuroelectrophysiology. Hearing Research, 307, 16-28.

Weisz, N., Lüchinger, C., Thut, G., & Müller, N. (2014). Effects of individual alpha rTMS applied to the auditory cortex and its implications for the treatment of chronic tinnitus. Human Brain Mapping, 35, 14-29.

Weisz, N., Müller, N., Jatzev, S., & Bertrand, O. (2014). Oscillatory alpha modulations in right auditory regions reflect the validity of acoustic cues in an auditory spatial attention task. Cerebral Cortex, 24(10), 2579-2590.

Weisz, N., Wühle, A., Monittola, G. , Demarchi, G., Frey, J., Popov, T. , Braun, C. (2014). Prestimulus oscillatory power and connectivity patterns predispose conscious somatosensory perception. PNAS USA, 111, E417-E425.

Wutz, A., Weisz, N., Braun, C. & Melcher, D. (2014). Temporal windows in visual processing: 'Pre-stimulus brain state' and 'post-stimulus phase reset' segregate visual transients on different temporal scales. The Journal of Neuroscience, 34, 1554-1565.



Hauswald, A., Weisz, N., Bentin, S., & Kissler, J. (2013). MEG premotor abnormalities in children with Asperger's syndrome: Determinants of social behavior? Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 5, 95-105.

Müller, N., Lorenz, I., Langguth, B., & Weisz, N. (2013). rTMS induced tinnitus relief is related to an increase in auditory cortical alpha activity. PLoS One, 8(2): e55557.

Müller, N., Keil, J., Obleser, J., Schulz, H., Grunwald, T., Bernays, R.L., Huppertz, J., & Weisz, N. (2013). You can't stop the music: reduced auditory alpha power and coupling between auditory and memory regions facilitate the illusory perception of music during noise. Neuroimage, 79, 383-393.

Popov, T., Miller, G., Rockstroh, B., & Weisz, N. (2013). Modulation of alpha power and functional connectivity during facial affect recognition. The Journal of Neuroscience, 33, 6018-6026. 


Hartmann, T., Schlee, W., & Weisz, N. (2012). It's only in your head: Expectancy of aversive auditory stimulation modulates stimulus-induced auditory cortical alpha desynchronization. NeuroImage, 60, 170-178.

Keil, J., Müller, N., Ihssen, N., & Weisz, N. (2012). On the variability of the McGurk Effect: Audiovisual integration depends on prestimulus brain states. Cerebral Cortex, 22, 221-231.

Langguth, B., Schecklmann, M., Lehner, A., Landgrebe, M., Poeppl, T.B., Kreuzer, P.M., Schlee, W., Weisz, N., Vanneste, S., & De Ridder, D. (2012). Neuroimaging and neuromodulation: complementary approaches for identifying the neuronal correlates of tinnitus. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience., 6:15.

Müller, N. & Weisz, N. (2012). Lateralized auditory cortical alpha band activity and interregional connectivity pattern reflect anticipation of target sounds. Cerebral Cortex, 22(7), 1604-1613.

Obleser, J. & Weisz, N. (2012). Suppressed Alpha Oscillations Predict Intelligibility of Speech and its Acoustic Details. Cerebral Cortex, 22(11), 2466-2477.

Popov, T., Rockstroh, B., Weisz, N., Elbert, T., & Miller, G. (2012). Adjusting brain dynamics in schizophrenia by means of perceptual and cognitive training. PLoS One, 7(7), e39051.

Popov, T., Steffen, A., Weisz, N., Miller, G., & Rockstroh, B. (2012). Cross-frequency dynamics of neuromagnetic oscillatory activity: Two mechanisms of emotion regulation. Psychophysiology, 49, 1545-1557.

Schlee, W., Leirer, V., Kolassa, I., Weisz, N., & Elbert, T. (2012). Age-related changes in neural functional connectivity and its behavioral relevance. BMC Neuroscience, 13: 16.

Weisz, N., Steidle, L., & Lorenz, I. (2012). Formerly known as inhibitory: effects of 1-Hz rTMS on auditory cortex are state-dependent. European Journal of Neuroscience, 36, 2077-2087.

Weisz, N., Lecaignard, F., Müller, N., & Bertrand, O. (2012). The modulatory influence of a predictive cue on the auditory Steady-State Response. Human Brain Mapping, 33, 1417-1430.


Hartmann, T., Lorenz, I., & Weisz, N. (2011). Neurobiofeedback. In Møller, A., Langguth, B., De Ridder, D., & Kleinjung, T. (eds.). Textbook of Tinnitus (pp. 691-696). Humana-Springer.

Hartmann, T., Schulz, H., & Weisz, N. (2011). Probing of Brain States in Real-Time: Introducing the Console Environment. Frontiers in Psychology, 2: 36.

Jordanov, T., Popov, T., Weisz, N., Elbert, T., Paul-Jordanov, I., & Rockstroh, B. (2011). Reduced mismatch negativity and increased variability of brain activity in schizophrenia. Clinical Neurophysiology, 122, 2365-2374.

Ortmann, M., Müller, N., Schlee, W., & Weisz, N. (2011). Rapid increases of gamma power in the auditory cortex following noise trauma in humans. European Journal of Neuroscience, 33, 568-575.

Popov, T, Jordanov, T., Weisz, N., Elbert, T., Rockstroh, B., & Miller, G.. (2011). Evoked and induced oscillatory activity contributes to abnormal auditory sensory gating in schizophrenia. NeuroImage, 56, 307-314.

Schecklmann, M., Volberg, G., Frank, G., Hadersdorfer, J., Steffens, T., Weisz, N., Landgrebe, M., Hajak, G., Greenlee, M.W., Classen, J., & Langguth, B. (2011). Paired associative stimulation of the auditory system: a proof-of-principle study. PLoS One, 6:e27008.

Schlee, W., Lorenz, I., Hartmann, T., Müller, N., Schulz, H., & Weisz, N. (2011). A global brain model of tinnitus. In Møller, A., Langguth, B., De Ridder, D., & Kleinjung, T. (eds.). Textbook of Tinnitus (pp. 161-169). Humana-Springer.

Schlittmeier, S., Weisz, N., & Bertrand, O. (2011). What Characterizes Changing-State Speech in Affecting Short-Term Memory? An EEG Study on the Irrelevant Sound Effect. Psychophysiology, 48, 1669-1680.

Weisz, N., Hartmann, T., Müller, N., Lorenz, I., & Obleser, J. (2011). Alpha Rhythms in Audition: Cognitive and Clinical Perspectives. Frontiers in Psychology, 2: 73.


Keil, J., Weisz, N., Paul-Jordanov, I., & Wienbruch, C. (2010). Localization of the magnetic equivalent of the ERN and induced oscillatory brain activity. NeuroImage, 51, 404-411.

Lorenz, I., Müller, N., Schlee, W., Langguth, B., & Weisz, N. (2010). Short-term effects of single repetitive TMS sessions on auditory evoked activity in patients with chronic tinnitus. Journal of Neurophysiology, 104, 1497-1505. 

Moazami-Gourdazi, M., Michels, L., Weisz, N., & Jeanmonod, D. (2010). Temporo-insular enhancement of EEG low and high frequencies in patients with chronic tinnitus. QEEG study of chronic tinnitus patients. BMC Neuroscience, 11:40.

Weisz, N. & Langguth, B. (2010). Kortikale Plastizität und Veränderungen bei Tinnitus - Therapeutische Optionen. HNO, 58, 983-989.


Foxton, J.M., Weisz, N., Bauchet-Lecaignard, F., Delpuech, C., & Bertrand, O. (2009). The neural bases underlying pitch processing difficulties. NeuroImage, 45, 1305-1313. 

Hartmann, T., Weisz, N., Schlee, W., & Elbert, T. (2009). Investigating the neural correlates of percepts using magnetencepholography and magnetic source imaging. In Pöppel, E., Balazs, G., & Kraft, E. (eds.). Neuronal Correlates of Thinking (pp. 51-64). Springer. 

Lorenz, I., Müller, N., Schlee, W., Hartmann, T., & Weisz, N. (2009). Loss of alpha power is related to increased gamma synchronization - A marker of reduced inhibition in tinnitus? Neuroscience Letters, 453 (3), 225-228.

Müller, N., Schlee, W., Hartmann, T., Lorenz, I., & Weisz, N. (2009). Top-down modulation of the auditory steady-state response in a task-switch paradigm. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 3: 1.

Schlee, W., Weisz, N., Hartmann, T., & Elbert, T. (2009). Abnormal resting-state cortical coupling in chronic Tinnitus. BMC Neuroscience, 10: 11.

Schlee, W., Müller, N., Hartmann, T., Keil, J., Lorenz, I., & Weisz, N., (2009). Mapping cortical hubs in tinnitus. BMC Biology, 7: 80.


Kahlbrock, N. & Weisz, N. (2008). Transient reduction of tinnitus intensity is marked by concomitant reductions of delta band power. BMC Biology, 6: 4.

Schlee, W., Hartmann, T., Dohrmann, K., Lorenz, I., Müller, N., & Weisz, N.. (2008) Assessment and modification of the tinnitus-related cortical network. Seminars in Hearing, 29, 270-287.

Schlee, W., Weisz, N., Bertrand, O., Dohrmann, K., Hartmann, T., & Elbert, T. (2008). Using auditory steady-state responses to outline the functional connectivity in the tinnitus brain. PLoS ONE, 3(11), e3720.


Dohrmann, K. , Weisz, N., Schlee, W., Hartmann, T., & Elbert, T. (2007). Neurofeedback for treating tinnitus. Progress In Brain Research, 166, 473-554.

Dohrmann, K., Elbert, T., Schlee, W., & Weisz, N. (2007). Tuning the tinnitus percept by modification of synchronous brain activity. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 25, 1-8. 

Weisz, N., Kostadinov, B., Dohrmann, K., Hartmann, T., & Schlee, W. (2007). Tracking short-term auditory cortical plasticity during classical conditioning using frequency-tagged stimuli. Cerebral Cortex, 17, 1867-1876.

Weisz, N., Müller, S., Schlee, W., Dohrmann, K., Hartmann, & T., Elbert, T. (2007). The neural code of auditory phantom perception. The Journal of Neuroscience, 27, 1479-1484.

Weisz, N., Dohrmann, K., Schlee, W., Elbert, T. (2007). The relevance of spontaneous activity for the coding of the tinnitus sensation. Progress In Brain Research, 166, 61-70.


Weisz, N. & Schlittmeier, S. (2006). Detrimental effects of irrelevant speech on serial recall of visual items are reflected in reduced visual N1 and reduced theta activity. Cerebral Cortex, 16, 1097-1105.

Weisz, N., Hartmann, T. Dohrmann, K., Schlee, W., & Noreña, A. (2006). High-frequency tinnitus without hearing loss does not mean absence of deafferentation. Hearing Research, 222(1-2), 108-114.

Wienbruch, C., Paul, I., Weisz, N., Elbert, T., & Roberts, L. (2006). Frequency organization of the 40-Hz auditory steady state response in normal hearing and in tinnitus. NeuroImage, 33, 180-194.


Weisz, N., Dohrmann, K., & Elbert, T. (2005). Der Klageton neuronaler Netze: Tinnitus aus neurowissenschaftlicher Perspektive. HNO-Nachrichten, 5, 32-35.

Weisz, N., Moratti, S., Meinzer, M., Dohrmann, K., & Elbert, T. (2005). Tinnitus perception and distress is related to abnormal spontaneous brain activity as measured by magnetencephalography. PLoS Medicine, 2, e153.

Weisz, N., Wienbruch, C., Dohrmann, K., & Elbert, T. (2005). Neuromagnetic indicators of auditory cortical reorganization of tinnitus. Brain, 128, 2722-2731.


Weisz, N., Wienbruch, C., Hoffmeister, S., & Elbert, T. (2004). Tonotopic organization of the human auditory cortex probed with frequency-modulated tones. Hearing Research, 191, 49-58.

Weisz, N., Keil, A., Wienbruch, C., Hoffmeister, S., & Elbert, T. (2004). One set of sounds, two tonotopic maps – exploring auditory cortex with amplitude-modulated tones. Clinical Neurophysiology, 115, 1248-1258.

Weisz, N., Voss, S., Berg, P., & Elbert, T. (2004). Abnormal auditory mismatch response in tinnitus sufferers with high-frequency hearing loss is associated with subjective distress level. BMC Neuroscience, 5, 8.


Duschek, S., Weisz, N., & Schandry, R. (2003). Reduced cognitive performance and prolonged reaction time accompany moderate hypotension. Clinical Autonomic Research, 13, 427-432.

Pantev, C., Weisz, N., Schulte, M., & Elbert, T. (2003). Plasticity of the Human Auditory Cortex. In Pessoa, L. & De Weerd, P. (eds.). Filling-in: From perceptual completion to cortical reorganization (pp. 231-251). Oxford University Press.


Weisz, N., Schandry, R., Jacobs, A.M., Mialet., J.-P., & Duschek, S. (2002). Early contingent negative variation of the EEG and attentional flexibility are reduced in hypotension. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 45, 253-260.