Denis Archakov

Denis Archakov, Ph.D. 
PhD, St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation (1999) 
Master of Science, St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation (1995) 


From 1999 to 2009 Denis worked as a researcher in the University of Helsinki, Finland (Neuroscience Unit, Institute of Biomedicine/Physiology) in Dr. S.Carlson’s group. He joined Dr. Rauschecker’s lab in October 2009 as a post-doc. Denis’s research has included animal and human studies concerning working memory and attention.


Artchakov D, Tikhonravov D, Ma Y, Neuvonen T, Linnankoski I, Carlson S. (2009) Distracters impair and create working memory related neuronal activity in the prefrontal cortex. Cerebral Cortex 19: 2680—2689. Advance Access published online on March 27, 2009. 

Artchakov D, Tikhonravov D, Vuontela V, Linnankoski I, Korvenoja A, Carlson S. (2007) Processing of auditory and visual location information in the monkey prefrontal cortex. Experimental Brain Research 180(3): 469-79. 

Anurova I, Artchakov D, Korvenoja A, Ilmoniemi RJ, Aronen HJ, Carlson S. (2005) Cortical generators of slow evoked responses elicited by spatial and nonspatial auditory working memory tasks. Clinical Neurophysiology 116: 1644-54. 

Ylioja S, Pertovaara A, Koivisto J, Korvenoja A, Artchakov D, Carlson S. (2004) The effect of interstimulus interval on somatosensory point localization. Somatosens Mot Res 21(1):3–7. 

Pertovaara A, Linnankoski I, Artchakov D, Rämä P, Carlson S. (2004) A potential aphrodisiac for female macaques. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior 79: 137-141. 

Anurova I, Artchakov D, Korvenoja A, Ilmoniemi RJ, Aronen HJ, Carlson S. (2003) Differences between auditory evoked responses recorded during spatial and nonspatial working memory tasks. NeuroImage 20(2): 1181-1192. 

Carlson S, Rämä P, Artchakov D, Linnankoski I. (1997) Effects of music and white noise on working memory performance in monkeys. NeuroReport 8:2853-2856. 

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