Publications

Journals:

  • Faskowitz, J., Zamani Esfahlani, F., Jo, Y., Sporns, O., Betzel, R. Edge-centric functional network representations of human cerebral cortex reveal overlapping system-level architecture. bioRxiv, 799924, 2019.
  • Betzel, R., Byrge, L., Zamani Esfahlani, F., Kennedy, K. Temporal fluctuations in the brain's modular architecture during movie-watching. bioRxiv, 750919.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., Bertolero, M., Bassett, D., & Betzel, R. Space-independent community and hub structure of functional brain networks. bioRxiv, 590935, 2019.
  • Strauss, G., Zamani Esfahlani, F., Kirkpatrick, B., Allen, D., Visser, K., Gold, J., & Sayama, H. Network analysis reveals which negative symptom domains are most central in schizophrenia versus bipolar disorder, Schizophrenia Bulletin.
  • Strauss, G., Zamani Esfahlani, F., Galderisi, S., Mucci, A., Rossi, A., Bertolino, A., Rocca, P., Maj, M., Kirkpatrick, B., Ruiz, I., & Sayama, H. Network Analysis Reveals the Latent Structure of Negative Symptoms in Schizophrenia, Schizophrenia Bulletin, in press.
  • Strauss, G., Zamani Esfahlani, F., Visser, K., Dickinson, E., Gruber, J., & Sayama, H . Mathematical Modeling Emotion Regulation Abnormalities During Psychotic Experiences in Schizophrenia, Clinical Psychological Science.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., Visser, K.,Strauss, G., Sayama, H. A Network Based Classification Framework to Predict Treatment Response of Schizophrenia Patients. Expert Systems with Applications, 2018.
  • Visser, K., Zamani Esfahlani, F., Sayama, H., and Strauss, G., An Ecological Momentary Assessment Evaluation of Emotion Regulation Abnormalities in Schizophrenia, Psychological Medicine, 2018.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., Sayama, H., Visser, K, Strauss, G. Sensitivity of the Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale to Detecting Treatment Effects via Network Analysis, Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience, 2017.

Peer Reviewed Conferences:

  • Zamani Esfahlani, F. and Sayama. H, (2018, March), A Percolation-based Thresholding Method with Applications in Functional Connectivity Analysis, Complex Networks IX: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Complex Networks (CompleNet 2018).
  • Sayama, H., Zamani Esfahlani, F., and Jazayeri, A. Robust tracking and behavioral modeling of pedestrian movement in ordinary video recordings, (2017, December), Proceedings of the Sixth IEEE Symposium on Artificial Life (IEEE ALIFE 2017), pp. 3167-3174, IEEE.
  • Strauss, G., Sayama, H., Zamani Esfahlani, F., Visser, K. (2017, March), Modeling Anhedonia in Schizophrenia: A Stochastic Dynamical Systems Approach,16th International Congress on Schizophrenia Research, Schizophrenia Bulletin 43, no. suppl_1: S99, 2017.
  • Visser, K., Zamani Esfahlani, F., Sayama, H., and Strauss, G. (2017, March), Trying but not succeeding: An Ecological Momentary Assessment Evaluation of Emotion Regulation in Schizophrenia, 16th International Congress on Schizophrenia Research, Schizophrenia Bulletin 43, no. suppl_1: S200.
  • Khanmohammadi, S., Miskovic, V., Zamani Esfahlani, F., & Chou, C. A. (2013, December). Pattern discrimination of neuroelectric waveforms evoked by synchronized visuo-motor integration. In Conference proceedings:... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference (Vol. 2014, pp. 4924-4927).
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., Shehadeh, K. S., & Chou, C. A. (2014, January). The Significance of Morphological Characteristics in Predicting risk of Brain Aneurysm Rupture. In IIE Annual Conference. Proceedings (p. 3044). Institute of Industrial Engineers-Publisher.
  • Khanmohammadi, S., Chou, C. A., Zamani Esfahlani, F., & Hourani, A. (2014, January). A Fuzzy Inference System for Predicting Human Error and its Application in Process Management. In IIE Annual Conference. Proceedings(p. 2032). Institute of Industrial Engineers-Publisher.
  • Khanmohammadi, S., Dagli, C. H., & Zamani Esfahlani, F. (2012, November). A Fuzzy Inference Model for Predicting Irregular Human Behaviour During Stressful Missions. Procedia Computer Science, 12, 265-270.

Conference Presentations:

  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., Faskowitz, J., Misic, B., Betzel, R. Strcutural-Functional Relationships in the Human Brain Networks, presented as a lighting talk at 6th Indiana Neuroimaging Symposium, October 28, Indianapolis, IN.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., Bertolero, M., Bassett, D., & Betzel, R. Space-independent community and hub structure of functional brain networks, presented as a poster at Organization for Human Brain Mapping, June 9-13, Rome, Italy.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., Kitchell, L., McPherson, B., Faskowitz, J., Pestilli, F., Betzel, R. Classification of Individuals with Psychiatric disorders based on their Structural Brain Networks, presented as a talk at NetSci 2019: International School and Conference on Network Science, May 27-31, 2017, Burlington, Vermont.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., & Sayama, H. Data driven Network Models for Understanding Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia, presented as a talk at Thirty-Second Annual Meeting of the Society for Research in Psychopathology (SRP), September 20-23, 2018, Indianapolis, IN.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F. and Sayama, H., A Percolation-based Thresholding Method with Applications in Functional Connectivity Analysis, presented as a talk, in Complex Networks IX: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Complex Networks (CompleNet 2018), March 5-8, 2018, Boston, MA.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., Visser, K, Strauss, G.,Sayama, H. A Network Based Classification Framework to Predict Treatment Response of Schizophrenia Patients, presented as an abstract with a poster, the Ninth International Conference on Complex Networks (CompleNet 2018), March 5-8, 2018, Boston, MA.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., Sayama, H. Thresholding link weights in complex networks as a percolation process, presented as a poster at the 2017 INFORMS Annual Meeting, October 22-25, 2017, Houston, TX.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F., and Sayama, H. A percolation based approach for thresholding weighted networks, presented as a poster at NetSci 2017: International School and Conference on Network Science, June 21-23, 2017, Indianapolis, IN.
  • Zamani Esfahlani, F.,Frost, K., Strauss, G., Sayama, H. (2016, November).A Simple Network Based Classification Framework to Differentiate Treatment Resistant and Treatment Responsive Patients. Presented as a Poster at Poster Competition, INFORMS Annual Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee (Winner of the Third Place Poster Award).

Invited Talks:

  • Symptom Interactions and Emotion Dynamics in Schizophrenia: A Network Science Perspective, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles (September2018)
  • Schizophrenia As a Complex System: Insights from Network Science, Department of Radiology, Washington University in Saint Louis (July 2018)
  • Schizophrenia As a Complex System: Insights from Network Science, Department of Cognitive, Linguistic & Psychological Sciences, Brown University (May 2018)
  • Schizophrenia As a Complex System: Insights from Network Science, CoCo Seminar Series (November 2017) Flyer Video