Andrew Papanicolaou, Ph.D.

Andrew Papanicolaou, Ph.D.

Professor and Chief
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Clinical Neurosciences
The University of Tennessee
Health Science Center

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
777 Washington Avenue
Suite 335
Memphis, TN 38105,
Phone: (901) 287-5638
Email: Andrew Papanicolaou


  • Ph.D. (1974-1977) Department of Psychology, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. Dissertation: Cerebral excitation profiles in language processing: The photic probe paradigm.
  • M.A. (1972-1974) Department of Psychology, Xavier University. Thesis: Incidental learning during a speech shadowing task.
  • B.S. (1970-1972) Xavier University. Major: General Psychology.

Representative Publications

  • Kontaxopoulou D, Beratis IN, Fragkiadaki S, Pavlou D, Yannis G, Economou A, Papanicolaou AC, Papageorgiou SG. Incidental and Intentional Memory: Their Relation with Attention and Executive Functions. Arch Clin Neuropsychol. 2017 Apr 5:1-14. doi: 10.1093/arclin/acx027. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28383645.
  • Antonakakis M, Dimitriadis SI, Zervakis M, Papanicolaou AC, Zouridakis G. Mining cross-frequency coupling microstates from resting state MEG: An application to mild traumatic brain injury. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2016 Aug;2016:5513-5516. doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2016.7591975. PubMed PMID: 28269506.
  • Heck DH, McAfee SS, Liu Y, Babajani-Feremi A, Rezaie R, Freeman WJ, Wheless JW, Papanicolaou AC, Ruszink√≥ M, Sokolov Y, Kozma R. Breathing as a Fundamental Rhythm of Brain Function. Front Neural Circuits. 2017 Jan 12;10:115. doi: 10.3389/fncir.2016.00115. eCollection 2016. PubMed PMID: 28127277; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5226946.
  • Kilintari M, Narayana S, Babajani-Feremi A, Rezaie R, Papanicolaou AC. Brain activation profiles during kinesthetic and visual imagery: An fMRI study. Brain Res. 2016 Sep 1;1646:249-61. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2016.06.009. Epub 2016 Jun 8. PubMed PMID: 27288703.
  • Dimitriadis SI, Laskaris NA, Simos PG, Fletcher JM, Papanicolaou AC. Greater Repertoire and Temporal Variability of Cross-Frequency Coupling (CFC) Modes in Resting-State Neuromagnetic Recordings among Children with Reading Difficulties. Front Hum Neurosci. 2016 Apr 26;10:163. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00163. eCollection 2016. PubMed PMID: 27199698; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4844915.
  • Konstantinou N, Pettemeridou E, Seimenis I, Eracleous E, Papacostas SS, Papanicolaou AC, Constantinidou F. Assessing the Relationship between Neurocognitive Performance and Brain Volume in Chronic Moderate-Severe Traumatic Brain Injury. Front Neurol. 2016 Mar 10;7:29. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2016.00029. eCollection 2016. PubMed PMID: 27014183; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4785138.

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