The cognitive neuroscience of visual short-term memory.

  title={The cognitive neuroscience of visual short-term memory.},
  author={Bradley R. Postle},
  journal={Current opinion in behavioral sciences},
Our understanding of the neural bases of visual short-term memory (STM), the ability to mentally retain information over short periods of time, is being reshaped by two important developments: the application of methods from statistical machine learning, often a variant of multivariate pattern analysis (MVPA), to functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and electroencephalographic (EEG) data sets; and advances in our understanding of the physiology and functions of neuronal oscillations… CONTINUE READING