by year - by topic


Memory Systems


Simons, J.S., Ritchey, M., & Fernyhough, C. (in press). Brain mechanisms underlying the subjective experience of remembering. Annual Review of Psychology.      

Cooper, R.A., Kurkela, K., Davis, S.W., & Ritchey, M. (in press). Mapping the organization and dynamics of the posterior medial network during movie watching. NeuroImage, https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.10.21.348953.      

Ritchey, M.* & Cooper, R.A.* (2020). Deconstructing the posterior medial episodic network. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 24(6), 451-465. *denotes equal contributions      

Cooper, R.A. & Ritchey, M. (2020). Progression from feature-specific brain activity to hippocampal binding during episodic encoding. Journal of Neuroscience, 40(8), 1701-1709.      

Cooper, R.A. & Ritchey, M. (2019). Cortico-hippocampal network connections support the multidimensional quality of episodic memory. eLife, 8:e45591.      

Ritchey, M., Wang, S.-F., Yonelinas, A.P., & Ranganath, C. (2019). Dissociable medial temporal pathways for encoding emotional item and context information. Neuropsychologia, 124, 66-78.      

Jonker, T.R., Dimsdale-Zucker, H.R., Ritchey, M., Clarke, A., & Ranganath, C. (2018). Neural reactivation in parietal cortex enhances memory for episodically linked information. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115 (43), 11084-11089.      

Wang, S.-F., Ritchey, M., Libby, L.A., & Ranganath, C. (2016). Functional connectivity based parcellation of the human medial temporal lobe. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 134A, 123-134.      

Ritchey, M., Libby, L.A., & Ranganath, C. (2015). Cortico-hippocampal systems involved in memory and cognition: The PMAT framework. In Shane O’Mara & Marian Tsanov (Ed.), The Connected Hippocampus. Progress in Brain Research, Elsevier.      

Ritchey, M., Yonelinas, A.P., & Ranganath, C. (2014). Functional connectivity relationships predict similarities in task activation and pattern information during associative memory encoding. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 26 (5), 1085-1099.      

Ranganath, C. & Ritchey, M. (2012). Two cortical systems for memory-guided behavior. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 13, 713-726.      


Emotional Memory


Samide, R., & Ritchey, M. (in press). Reframing the past: Role of memory processes in emotion regulation. Cognitive Therapy and Research, doi:10.1007/s10608-020-10166-5.      

Gregory, D.F., Ritchey, M., & Murty, V.P. (2020). Amygdala and ventral tegmental area differentially interact with hippocampus and cortical medial temporal lobe during rest in humans. Hippocampus, 30(10), 1073-1080.      

Samide, R., Cooper, R.A. & Ritchey, M. (2020). A database of news videos for investigating the dynamics of emotion and memory. Behavior Research Methods, 52, 1469-1479.      

Cooper, R.A., Kensinger, E.A., & Ritchey, M. (2019). Memories fade: The relationship between memory vividness and remembered visual salience. Psychological Science, 30(5), 657-668.      

Shields, G.S., McCullough, A.M., Ritchey, M., Ranganath, C., & Yonelinas, A.P. (2019). Stress and the medial temporal lobe at rest: Functional connectivity is associated with both memory and cortisol. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 106, 138-146.      

Ritchey, M., Wang, S.-F., Yonelinas, A.P., & Ranganath, C. (2019). Dissociable medial temporal pathways for encoding emotional item and context information. Neuropsychologia, 124, 66-78.      

Ritchey, M., McCullough, A.M., Ranganath, C., & Yonelinas, A.P. (2017). Stress as a mnemonic filter: Interactions between medial temporal lobe encoding processes and post-encoding stress. Hippocampus, 27 (1), 77-88.      

Ritchey, M., Murty, V.P., & Dunsmoor, J.E. (2016). Adaptive memory systems for remembering the salient and the seemingly mundane. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 39, e221.      

Yonelinas, A.P., & Ritchey, M. (2015). The slow forgetting of emotional episodic memories: An emotional binding account. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 19(5), 259-267.      

McCullough, A.M. Ritchey, M., Ranganath, C., & Yonelinas, A.P. (2015). Differential effects of stress-induced cortisol responses on recollection and familiarity based recognition memory. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 123, 1-10.      

Dew, I.T.Z., Ritchey, M., LaBar, K.S., & Cabeza, R. (2014). Prior perceptual processing enhances the effect of emotional arousal on the neural correlates of memory retrieval. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 112, 104-113.      

Ritchey, M., Wing, E.A., LaBar, K.S., & Cabeza, R. (2013). Neural similarity between encoding and retrieval is related to memory via hippocampal interactions. Cerebral Cortex, 23(12), 2818-2828.      

Ritchey, M., LaBar, K.S., & Cabeza, R. (2011). Level of processing modulates the neural correlates of emotional memory formation. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 23 (4), 757-771.      

Murty, V.P.*, Ritchey, M.*, Adcock, R.A., & LaBar, K.S. (2010). fMRI studies of successful emotional memory encoding: A quantitative meta-analysis. Neuropsychologia, 48 (12), 3459-3469. *denotes equal contributions      

Ritchey, M., Dolcos, F., & Cabeza, R. (2008). Role of amygdala connectivity in the persistence of emotional memories over time: An event-related fMRI investigation. Cerebral Cortex, 18(11), 2494-2504.      

Dillon, D.G., Ritchey, M., Johnson, B.D., & LaBar, K.S. (2007). Dissociable effects of conscious emotion regulation strategies on explicit and implicit memory. Emotion, 7(2), 354-265.      


Memory Consolidation


Shields, G.S., McCullough, A.M., Ritchey, M., Ranganath, C., & Yonelinas, A.P. (2019). Stress and the medial temporal lobe at rest: Functional connectivity is associated with both memory and cortisol. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 106, 138-146.      

Ritchey, M., McCullough, A.M., Ranganath, C., & Yonelinas, A.P. (2017). Stress as a mnemonic filter: Interactions between medial temporal lobe encoding processes and post-encoding stress. Hippocampus, 27 (1), 77-88.      

Ritchey, M., Murty, V.P., & Dunsmoor, J.E. (2016). Adaptive memory systems for remembering the salient and the seemingly mundane. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 39, e221.      

Gruber, M.J., Ritchey, M., Wang, S.-F., Doss, M.K., & Ranganath, C. (2016). Post-learning hippocampal dynamics promote preferential retention of rewarding events. Neuron, 89 (5), 1110-20.      

Yonelinas, A.P., & Ritchey, M. (2015). The slow forgetting of emotional episodic memories: An emotional binding account. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 19(5), 259-267.      

Ritchey, M., Montchal, M.E., Yonelinas, A.P., & Ranganath, C. (2015). Delay-dependent contributions of medial temporal lobe regions to episodic memory retrieval. eLife, 4:e05025.      

Ritchey, M., Dolcos, F., & Cabeza, R. (2008). Role of amygdala connectivity in the persistence of emotional memories over time: An event-related fMRI investigation. Cerebral Cortex, 18(11), 2494-2504.      


Multi-voxel Pattern Similarity


Jonker, T.R., Dimsdale-Zucker, H.R., Ritchey, M., Clarke, A., & Ranganath, C. (2018). Neural reactivation in parietal cortex enhances memory for episodically linked information. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115 (43), 11084-11089.      

Dimsdale-Zucker, H.R., Ritchey, M., Ekstrom, A.D., Yonelinas, A.P., & Ranganath, C. (2018). CA1 and CA3 differentially support spontaneous retrieval of episodic contexts within human hippocampal subfields. Nature Communications, 9, 294.      

Ritchey, M., Montchal, M.E., Yonelinas, A.P., & Ranganath, C. (2015). Delay-dependent contributions of medial temporal lobe regions to episodic memory retrieval. eLife, 4:e05025.      

Wing, E.A., Ritchey, M., & Cabeza, R. (2015). Reinstatement of individual past events revealed by the similarity of distributed activation patterns during encoding and retrieval. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 27(4), 679-691.      

Ritchey, M., Yonelinas, A.P., & Ranganath, C. (2014). Functional connectivity relationships predict similarities in task activation and pattern information during associative memory encoding. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 26 (5), 1085-1099.      

Ritchey, M., Wing, E.A., LaBar, K.S., & Cabeza, R. (2013). Neural similarity between encoding and retrieval is related to memory via hippocampal interactions. Cerebral Cortex, 23(12), 2818-2828.