Recent Lab News

Anthony is the Faculty of Science Instructor of the Month

Anthony is awarded the Kathleen W. Klawe Prize
for Excellence in Teaching of Large Classes, Faculty of Science (2015)

CTV Edmonton Interview on Mindfulness Training

Profile of Michelle Chan's Research 

More on Michelle's Work

Singhal Lab research on the cover of Science Contours

Anthony receives Psychologists' Association of Alberta, Excellence in Teaching Award

Other media

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Anthony punishes lab members who cannot describe Nyquist's criterion

Recent Papers 


Madan, C., Chen, Y., & Singhal, A. (2016). ERPs differentially reflect automatic and deliberate processing of the functional manipulability of objects. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, In Press.


Madan, C., Shafer, A., Chan, M., & Singhal, A. (2016). Shock and awe: Distinct effects of taboo words on lexical decision and free recall. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, In Press.


Chan, M., Madan, C., & Singhal, A. (2016). The effect of taboo related arousal on driving performance. Acta Psychologica, 168, 20-26. pdf


VanVliet, J., Foskett, A., Williams, J., Singhal, A., Dolcos, F., Vohra, S. (2016). Impact of a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program from the Perspective of Adolescents with Serious Mental Health Concerns. Child & Mental Health, In Press. pdf

Grant, H., Bhambhani, Y., & Singhal, A. (2015). Hemodynamic changes in the prefrontal cortex during working memory in essential hypertension. Journal of the American Society of Hypertension, 9, 628-639. pdf


Russell, M., Masuda, T., Hioki, K., & Singhal, A, (2015). Culture and social judgments: the importance of culture in Japanese and European Canadians’ N400 processing of face lineup emotion judgments. Culture & Brain, 3, 137-141. pdf


Grant, H., Bhambhani, Y., Singhal, A., Haennel, R., Warren, S. (2015). Reliability and reactivity of the prefrontal hemodynamic responses in essential hypertension: a functional near infrared

spectroscopy study. Journal of the American Society of Hypertension, In Press, epub ahead of print:  pdf


Chan, M. & Singhal, A. (2015). Emotion matters: implications for distracted driving. Safety Science, 72, 302-309. pdf


Madan, C. & Singhal, A. (2015). No sex differences in the TAMI. Cognitive Processing, 16, 203-209pdf


Chan, M., Madan, C., & Singhal, A. (2014). The effect of taboo distraction on driving performance. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, 58, 1366-1370.  pdf


Cruikshank, L., Caplan, J., & Singhal, A. (2014). ERP markers of perception and action reveal that the magnitude of delay matters for memory-guided reaching. Experimental Brain Research, 232, 2087-2094.  pdf


Madan, C. & Singhal, A. (2014). Improving the TAMI for use with athletes. Journal of Sports Sciences, 32, 1351-1356pdf


Singhal, A., Monaco, S., Kaufman, L., Culham, J. (2013). Human fMRI reveals that delayed action re-recruits visual perception. PLoS ONE, 8(9): e73629. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0073629


Madan, C. & Singhal, A. (2013). Introducing TAMI: An objective test of ability in movement imagery. Journal of Motor Behavior, 45 (2), 153-166.


Chan, M. & Singhal, A. (2013). The effects of emotional distraction on simulated driving performance. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 50, 147-154.


Singhal, A, Shafer, A, Russell, M., Gibson, B., Wang, L., Vohra, S., Dolcos, F. (2012). Electrophysiological correlates of fearful and sad distraction on target selection in adolescents with attention deficits and hyperactivity symptoms. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, 6, 119, 1-13. doi:10.3389/fnint.2012.00119.


Madan, C. & Singhal, A. (2012). Using actions to enhance memory: Effects of enactment and exercise on human memory. Frontiers in Psychology, 3, 507, doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00507.


Madan, C. & Singhal, A. (2012). Encoding the world around us: Investigating the influence of motor-related processing on memory performance. Consciousness & Cognition, 21, 1563-1570.


Cruikshank, L., Caplan, J., & Singhal, A. (2012). Human electrophysiological reflections of the recruitment of perceptual processing during actions that engage memory.  Journal of Vision, 12(6): 29, 1-13.


Madan, C. & Singhal, A. (2012). Motor imagery and higher-level cognition: four hurdles before research can sprint forward. Cognitive Processing, 13, 211-229.


Cruikshank, L., Singhal, A., Hueppelsheuser, M., Caplan, J. B. (2012). Theta oscillations reflect a putative neural mechanism for human sensorimotor integration. Journal of Neurophysiology, 107(1), 65-77.


Armstrong, G. & Singhal, A. (2011). Neural markers of automatic and controlled attention during immediate and delayed action. Experimental Brain Research, 213, 35-48.


Bomba, M. & Singhal, A. (2010). ERP evidence of early crossmodal links between audition and vision during spatial processing. Brain & Cognition, 74, 273-280.