Jeffery Lab Publications

  • Duvelle, É and Jeffery, KJ (2018) Social spaces: Place cells represent the locations of others. Current Biology, 28, R254-R277 doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2018.02.017 pdf
  • Mitchell A, Czajkowski, R, Zhang N, Jeffery KJ and Nelson, A (2017) Retrosplenial cortex and its role in spatial cognition Brain and Neuroscience Advances, 2: 1-13 doi: 10.1177/2398212818757098 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2018) The hippocampus: From memory, to map, to memory map. Trends in Neurosciences series on Science & Society, 41(2), 64-66 pdf
  • Page H, Wilson J, Jeffery KJ (2017) A proposed rule for updating of the head direction cell reference frame following rotations in three dimensions J Neurophysiol doi: 10.1152/jn.00501.2017 pdf
  • Lozano Y, Page H, Jacob P-Y, Lomi E, Street J, Jeffery KJ (2017) Retrosplenial and postsubicular head direction cells compared during visual landmark discrimination Brain and Neuroscience Advances doi: 10.1177/2398212817721859 pdf
  • Ismakov R, Barak O, Jeffery KJ, Derdikman D (2017) Grid cells store local positional information. Current Biology 27(15):2337-2343 doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.06.034 pdf
  • Kim M, Jeffery KJ, Maguire EA (2017) Multivoxel pattern analysis reveals isotropic 3D place representations in the human hippocampus. Journal of Neuroscience, 7(16):4270-4279. pdf
  • Grieves R and Jeffery, KJ (2017) The representation of space in the brain. Behavioural Processes 135:113-131. doi: 10.1016/j.beproc.2016.12.012. pdf
  • Jacob P-Y J, Casali G, Spieser L, Overington DWU, Page H, Jeffery KJ (2017) An independent, landmark-dominated head direction signal in dysgranular retrosplenial cortex. Nature Neuroscience, 20, 173-175 doi: 10.1038/nn.4465 pdf supp
  • Overington, DWU and Jeffery, KJ (2016) Hidden depths in the hippocampal circuitry. Neuron 91(3):499-501. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2016.07.023 pdf
  • Jeffery KJ, Page H, Stringer S (2016) Optimal cue combination and landmark-stability learning in the head direction system. J Physiol, 594.22 pp 6527-6534 doi: 10.1113/JP272945 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2015) Spatial cognition: Entorhinal cortex and the hippocampal place-cell map. Current Biology, 25(24):R1181-3. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2015.10.048 pdf
  • Jeffery KJ, Wilson JJ, Casali G, Hayman R (2015) Neural encoding of large-scale three-dimensional space - properties and constraints. Frontiers in Psychology, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00927 pdf
  • Hayman R, Casali G, Wilson J, Jeffery KJ (2015) Grid cells on steeply sloping terrain: evidence for planar rather than volumetric encoding Frontiers in Psychology, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00925 pdf
  • Marozzi E, Ginzberg L-L, Alenda A, Jeffery KJ (2015) Purely translational realignment in grid cells following non-metric context change. Cerebral Cortex, 25(11):4619-27 doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhv120 pdf
  • Wilson JJ, Harding E, Fortier M, James B, Donnett M, Kerslake A, O'Leary A, Zhang N, Jeffery KJ (2015) Spatial learning by mice in three dimensions. Behavioral Brain Research 289:125-132 doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2015.04.035 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2015) Distorting the metric fabric of the cognitive map. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, pii: S1364-6613(15)00075-3. doi: 10.1016/j.tics.2015.04.00 pdf
  • Carpenter F, Manson D, Jeffery KJ, Burgess N, Barry C (2015) Grid cells form a global representation of connected environments. Current Biology, 25(9): 1176-1182 pdf supp
  • Jeffery KJ (2014) Spatial mapping: Graded precision of entorhinal head direction cells. Current Biology 24(3): R113-4. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2013.12.036 pdf
  • Saleem AB, Ayaz A, Jeffery KJ, Harris KD, Carandini M (2013) Integration of visual motion and locomotion in mouse visual cortex. Nature Neuroscience, 16(12):1864-9. doi: 10.1038/nn.3567 pdf unavailable
  • Knight R, Piette C, Page H, Walters D, Marozzi E, Nardini M, Stringer S, Jeffery KJ (2013) Weighted cue integration in the rodent head direction system. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B (London), 369(1635):20120512 pdf supp
  • Page H, Walters D, Knight R, Piette C, Jeffery KJ, Stringer S (2013) A theoretical account of cue averaging in the rodent head direction system. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B (London), 369(1635):20130283 pdf
  • Jeffery KJ, Jovalekic A, Verriotis M and Hayman R (2013) Navigating in a three-dimensional world. Target article and Discussion in Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 36(5) 523-543 pdf
  • Spiers HJ, Hayman RM, Jovalekic A, Marozzi E and Jeffery KJ (2013) Place field repetition and purely local remapping in a multi-compartment environment. Cerebral Cortex, 25(1):10-25.doi: 10.1093/cercor/bht198 pdf
  • Bello-Medina PC, Sánchez-Carrasco L, González-Ornelas NR, Jeffery KJ, Ramirez-Amaya, V (2013) Differential effects of space vs. massed training in long-term object-identity and object-location recognition memory. Behavioural Brain Research, 250 (1) 102-113 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2013) Neural odometry: The discrete charm of the entorhinal cortex. Current Biology, 23(5)  R204 - R206 pdf
  • Marozzi, E and Jeffery, KJ (2012) Place, space and memory cells. Current Biology 22(22) R940-R942 pdf
  • Knight R, Hayman R, Ginzberg LL, and Jeffery, KJ (2011) Geometric cues influence head direction cells only weakly in non-disoriented rats. Journal of Neuroscience, 31(44):15681-92 pdf
  • Hayman R, Verriotis M, Jovalekic A, Fenton A and Jeffery KJ (2011) Anisotropic encoding of three-dimensional space by place cells and grid cells. Nature Neuroscience, 14(9):1182-8 pdf supp
  • Jeffery, KJ (2011) Place cells, grid cells, attractors and remapping. Neural Plasticity doi: 10.1155/2011/182602 pdf
  • Jovalekic A, Hayman R, Becares N, Reid H, Thomas G, Wilson J, Jeffery KJ (2011) Horizontal biases in rats’ use of three-dimensional space. Behavioural Brain Research, 222: 279-288 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ and Cacucci, F (2010) Who moved my cheese (again)? Nature Neuroscience 13(8) 911-912 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2010) Theoretical accounts of spatial learning - a neurobiological view (commentary on Pearce 2009). Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 63(9):1683-99 pdf
  • Hayman, R and Jeffery, K (2008) How heterogeneous place cell responding arises from homogeneous grids - a contextual gating hypothesis. Hippocampus, 18:1301-13 pdf
  • Hayman, R, Donnett, JG and Jeffery, KJ (2008) The fuzzy-boundary arena - A method for constraining an animal’s range in spatial experiments without using walls. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 167(2):184-90 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2007) Self-localization and the entorhinal-hippocampal system. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 17(6):684-691 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2007) Do discrimination tasks discourage multi-dimensional stimulus processing? Evidence from a cross-modal object discrimination in rats. Behavioural Brain Research,183(2):213-21 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2007) Hippocampus and its interactions within the medial temporal lobe. Hippocampus, 17(9):693-6 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2007) Integration of the sensory inputs to place cells: what, where, why and how. Hippocampus,17(9):775-85 pdf unavailable
  • Barry, C, Hayman, R, Burgess, N, Jeffery, KJ (2007) Experience-dependent rescaling of entorhinal grids. Nature Neuroscience, 10(6): 282-284 pdf
  • Anderson, MI, Killing, S, Morris, C, O’Donoghue, A, Onyiagha, DK, Stevenson, R, Verriotis, M, Jeffery, KJ (2006) Behavioral correlates of the population coding of spatial context. Hippocampus, 16: 730-742 pdf
  • Minini, L and Jeffery, KJ (2006) Do rats use shape to solve “shape discriminations”? Learning & Memory, 13(3):287-297 pdf
  • Barry, C, Lever, C, Hayman, R, Hartley, T, Burton, S, O’Keefe, J, Jeffery, K and Burgess, N (2006) The boundary vector cell model of place cell firing and spatial memory. Reviews in the Neurosciences, 17(1-2):71-97 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ and Burgess, N (2006) A metric for the cognitive map - found at last? Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 10(1):1-3 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ, Anand, RL and Anderson, MI (2006) A role for terrain slope in orienting hippocampal place fields. Experimental Brain Research,169(2):218-25 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ and Hayman, R (2004) Plasticity of the hippocampal place cell representation. Reviews in the Neurosciences,15(5):309-31 pdf
  • Chakraborty, S, Anderson, MI, Chaudhry, A, Mumford, J and Jeffery, KJ (2004) Context-independent directional cue learning by hippocampal place cells. European Journal of Neuroscience, 20(1): 281-292 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2004) Remembrance of futures past. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 8: 197-199 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ, Anderson, MI, Hayman, R and Chakraborty, S (2004) A proposed architecture for the neural representation of spatial context. Neuroscience and Biobehavioural Reviews, 28: 201-218 pdf
  • Etienne, AS and Jeffery, KJ (2004) Path integration in mammals. Hippocampus, 14: 180-192 pdf
  • Hayman, R, Chakraborty, S, Anderson, MI and Jeffery, KJ (2003) Context-specific acquisition of location discrimination by hippocampal place cells. European Journal of Neuroscience,18: 2825-2834 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ and Anderson, MI (2003) Dissociation of the geometric and contextual influences on place cells. Hippocampus, 13: 868-872 pdf
  • Anderson, MI and Jeffery, KJ (2003) Heterogeneous modulation of place cell firing by changes in context. Journal of Neuroscience, 23: 8827-8835 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ, Gilbert, A, Burton, S and Strudwick, A (2003) Preserved performance in a hippocampal dependent spatial task despite complete place cell remapping. Hippocampus, 13: 175-189 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2000) LTP - A mechanism in search of a function. Commentary in: Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 23, 286-287 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ and O'Keefe, J (1999) Learned interaction of visual and idiothetic cues in the control of place field orientation. Experimental Brain Research 127: 151-161 pdf
  • O'Keefe, J, Burgess, N, Donnett, J, Jeffery, K and Maguire, E (1998) Place cells, navigational accuracy and the human hippocampus. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society (London) 353: 1333-1340 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (1998) Learning of landmark stability and instability by hippocampal place cells. Neuropharmacology, 37: 677-687 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ and O'Keefe, J. (1998) Wormholes and avian space-time. Nature News & Views, 395: 215-216 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ, Donnett, JG, Burgess, N and O’Keefe, JM (1997) Directional control of the orientation of hippocampal place fields. Experimental Brain Research, 117: 131-142 pdf
  • Burgess, N, Donnett, JG, Jeffery, KJ and O’Keefe, J (1997) Robotic and neuronal simulation of the hippocampus and rat navigation. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society 352: 1535-1543 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (1997) LTP and spatial learning — where to next? Hippocampus, 7: 95-110 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ and Reid, IC (1997) Modifiable neuronal connections - an overview for psychiatrists. American Journal of Psychiatry, 154: 156-164 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ, Donnett, JG and O’Keefe, J (1995) Medial septal control of theta-correlated unit firing in the entorhinal cortex of awake rats. NeuroReport, 6: 2166-2170 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (1995) Paradoxical enhancement of long-term potentiation in poor-learning rats at low test stimulus intensities. Experimental Brain Research, 104: 55-69 pdf
  • Stewart, CA, Jeffery, KJ and Reid, IC (1994) LTP-like synaptic efficacy changes following electroconvulsive stimulation. NeuroReport, 5: 1041-1044 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ and Morris, RGM (1993) Cumulative long-term potentiation in the rat dentate gyrus correlates with, but does not modify, performance in the watermaze. Hippocampus, 3: 133-140 pdf
  • And finally, my first-ever paper!
  • Jeffery, KJ, Abraham, WC, Dragunow, M and Mason, SE (1990) Induction of Fos-like immunoreactivity and the maintenance of long-term potentiation in the dentate gyrus of unanaesthetized rats. Molecular Brain Research, 8: 267-274 pdf
  • Edited journal special issues
  • Hippocampus special issue on Hippocampus and its interactions within the medial temporal lobe, Volume 17, Number 9, July 2007 pdf
  • Connection Science special issue on navigation, Volume 16, Number 2, June 2004 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (in press) Recording the spatial mapping cells - place, head direction and grid cells. Chapter for Handbook of Behavioural neuroscience Techniques, ed. by Denise Manahan-Vaughan (forthcoming)
  • Jeffery, KJ (in press) Cognitive representations of spatial location. Chapter for BNA 50 th anniversary handbook (forthcoming)
  • Jeffery, KJ (2017) Spatial memory. In: Learning and Memory: A Comprehensive Reference 2nd Edition Volume III: Memory Systems, edited by Howard Eichenbaum. pp 209-231 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-805159-7.03012-6 pdf
  • Cheng, K and Jeffery, KJ (2017). Spatial cognition. In: APA Handbook of Comparative Psychology, Volume 2: Perception, Learning, and Cognition, Ed. by Josep Call ISBN: 978-1-4338-2348-0
  • Wiener J, Shettleworth S, Bingman VP, Cheng K, Healy S, Jacobs LF, Jeffery KJ, Mallot HA, Menzel R, and Newcombe NS (2011) Animal navigation - A synthesis. In: R. Menzel and J. Fisher.(Eds) Animal Thinking: Contemporary Issues in Comparative Cognition. Strüngmann Forum Reports, vol. 8. Cambridge, MA: MIT press, pp 51-76 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2011) Navigating in a 3D world. In: R. Menzel and J. Fisher.(Eds) Animal Thinking: Contemporary Issues in Comparative Cognition. Strüngmann Forum Reports, vol. 8. Cambridge, MA: MIT press, pp 24-38 pdf
  • Fenton AA., Jeffery KJ, Donnett JD. (2011). Neural recording using digital telemetry. in Vertes,R.P., Stackman,R.W. (ed.) Electrophysiological Recording Techniques. Neuromethods series. Totowa, New Jersey: Humana Press pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ (2007) Are the place cells a cognitive map? Chapter 4 in Mizumori (Ed), Hippocampal Place Fields: Relevance to Learning and Memory Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp 59-72
  • Jeffery, KJ, Anderson, MI, Hayman,R. and Chakraborty, S. (2004) Hippocampal cognitive mapping system in rats and relation to human spatial behaviour. C.G. Lipinski and D.F Braus (Eds), Hippokampus - Klinisch Relevante Schlüsselfunctionen. Bad Honneff: Hippocampus-Verlag, pp 15-37 pdf
  • Jeffery, KJ, Ed (2003) The Neurobiology of Spatial Behaviour. Oxford University Press, Oxford.
    Anderson, MI, Hayman, R, Chakraborty, S and Jeffery, KJ (2003) The representation of spatial context. In: Jeffery, KJ, Ed (2003) The Neurobiology of Spatial Behaviour. Oxford University Press, Oxford. pp 274-294.
  • Jeffery, KJ (2001) Plasticity of the hippocampal cellular representation of space. In: Neuronal Mechanisms of Memory Formation, Holscher (Ed). Cambridge University Press, pp 100-121.
  • O'Keefe, J, Burgess, N, Donnett, JG; Jeffery, KJ, Maguire,EA (1999) Place cells, navigational accuracy, and the human hippocampus. Chapter in: Attention, space, and action: Studies in cognitive neuroscience. Duncan and Humphreys (Eds), London: Oxford University Press. pp153-164.
  • Burgess, N, Jeffery KJ, O'Keefe J, Eds (1999) The Hippocampal and Parietal Foundations of Spatial Cognition. Oxford University Press, Oxford.
  • Burgess, N, Jeffery KJ, O'Keefe J. (1999) Integrating hippocampal and parietal functions: A spatial point of view. In: Burgess, N, Jeffery KJ, O'Keefe J, Eds (1999) The Hippocampal and Parietal Foundations of Spatial Cognition. Oxford University Press, Oxford. pp 3-29.
  • Burgess, N, Donnett, JG, Jeffery, KJ and O'Keefe, JM (1999) Robotic and neuronal simulation of the hippocampus and rat navigation. Chapter in: The Hippocampal and Parietal Foundations of Spatial Cognition, Burgess, N, Jeffery KJ, O'Keefe J (Eds), Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp 149-166.
  • My blog: Corticalia
  • 2017 Article for Aeon magazine “Maps in the Head: How cognitive maps help animals navigate the world” pdf
  • 2017 Conscious Cities symposium: Studying the sense of direction in the brain. Article  Video
  • 2017 Annual Edge Question - what scientific term or concept ought to be more widely known? My answer: Attractors link
  • 2016 Podcast interview with Nigel Warburton for Philosophy Bites on Concepts and representations audio
  • 2016 Interview with architects Niall McLaughlin and Yeoryia Manolopoulou for the Venice Biennale exhibition “Losing myself” audio
  • 2016 Interview with The Naked Scientists for podcast on navigation audio
  • 2016 Article on three dimensional thinking for July issue of Navigation News pdf
  • 2016 Radio interview with Katy Davis on Wandsworth Radio about women in science audio
  • 2016 Annual Edge Question - what do you consider the most interesting recent [scientific] news? What makes it important? My answer: Memory is a labile fabrication link
  • 2015 Interview with Amar Toor from The Verge about Benchenane paper on memory modification during sleep audio
  • 2015 Interview with Anna Azvolinsky from The Scientist about Benchenane paper on memory modification during sleep link
  • 2015 Annual Edge Question - what do you think about machines that think? My answer: In our own image link
  • 2014 Interview with Chris Woolston from Nature concerning my Twitter prediction of the O’Keefe Nobel Prize audio
  • 2014 Radio interview for Martin Sixsmith’s Radio 4 series In Search of Ourselves: A History of Psychology and the Mind Episode 4, The Mind Observes the Mind audio
  • 2014 Annual Edge Question - What scientific idea is ready for retirement? My answer: Animal mindlessness link
  • 2013 Annual Edge Question - What should we be worried about? My answer: The loss of death link
  • 2011 UCL Bright Club: interviewed by Steve Cross and comedian Steve Hall about space audio
  • 2010 Featured in Guardian article on how science funding cuts could cause scientists to leave the UK link