Karl J. Friston

Karl J. Friston is Wellcome Principal Research Fellow and Scientific Director of the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging and Professor in the Institute of Neurology at University College London.

Books by this Editor

Global State Interactions
Edited By Mikhail I. Rabinovich, Karl J. Friston, Pablo Varona
The consideration of time or dynamics is fundamental for all aspects of mental activity—perception, cognition, and emotion—because the main feature of brain activity is the continuous change of the underlying brain states even in a constant environment. The application of nonlinear dynamics to the study of brain activity began to flourish in the 1990s when combined with empirical...
Toward Action-Oriented Views in Cognitive Science
Edited By Andreas K. Engel, Karl J. Friston, Danica Kragic
Cognitive science is experiencing a pragmatic turn away from the traditional representation-centered framework toward a view that focuses on understanding cognition as “enactive.” This enactive view holds that cognition does not produce models of the world but rather subserves action as it is grounded in sensorimotor skills. In this volume, experts from cognitive science, neuroscience...

Journal Articles by this Author

Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience
Volume 12, Issue Supplement 2 (October 2000)
By Andrea Mechelli, Karl J. Friston, Cathy J. Price
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience
Volume 15, Issue 7 (September 2003)
By Andrea Mechelli, Cathy J. Price, Uta Noppeney, Karl J. Friston
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience
Volume 17, Issue 11 (October 2005)
By Andrea Mechelli, Jennifer T. Crinion, Steven Long, Karl J. Friston, Matthew A. Lambon Ralph, Karalyn Patterson, James L. McClelland, Cathy J. Price
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience
Volume 23, Issue 10 (September 2011)
By Sukhbinder Kumar, William Sedley, Kirill V. Nourski, Hiroto Kawasaki, Hiroyuki Oya, Roy D. Patterson, Matthew A. Howard III, Karl J. Friston, Timothy D. Griffiths
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience
Volume 27, Issue 3 ()
By Daniel Zeller, Vladimir Litvak, Karl J. Friston, Joseph Classen