Lucia Vaina, PhD

Professor, Biomedical Engineering

44 Cummington St

Other Positions

  • Research Professor, Neurology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine



  • Université Paris-Sorbonne, Paris IV, PhD
  • University of Urbino, MS
  • West University of Timi?oara, MS
  • University De Toulouse Le Mirail, MD/PhD


  • Published on 4/18/2021

    Vaina LM, Calabro FJ, Samal A, Rana KD, Mamashli F, Khan S, Hämäläinen M, Ahlfors SP, Ahveninen J. Auditory cues facilitate object movement processing in human extrastriate visual cortex during simulated self-motion: A pilot study. Brain Res. 2021 08 15; 1765:147489. PMID: 33882297.

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  • Published on 6/12/2020

    Rana KD, Khan S, Hämäläinen MS, Vaina LM. A computational paradigm for real-time MEG neurofeedback for dynamic allocation of spatial attention. Biomed Eng Online. 2020 Jun 12; 19(1):45. PMID: 32532277.

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  • Published on 5/22/2020

    Kozhemiako N, Nunes AS, Samal A, Rana KD, Calabro FJ, Hämäläinen MS, Khan S, Vaina LM. Neural activity underlying the detection of an object movement by an observer during forward self-motion: Dynamic decoding and temporal evolution of directional cortical connectivity. Prog Neurobiol. 2020 12; 195:101824. PMID: 32446882.

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  • Published on 2/10/2020

    Ben-Assa E, Rengifo-Moreno P, Al-Bawardy R, Kolte D, Cigarroa R, Cruz-Gonzalez I, Sakhuja R, Elmariah S, Pomerantsev E, Vaina LM, Ning M, Buonanno FS, Hung JW, Inglessis I, Palacios IF. Effect of Residual Interatrial Shunt on Migraine Burden After Transcatheter Closure of Patent Foramen Ovale. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 02 10; 13(3):293-302. PMID: 32029246.

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  • Published on 8/8/2019

    Calabro FJ, Beardsley SA, Vaina LM. Differential cortical activation during the perception of moving objects along different trajectories. Exp Brain Res. 2019 Oct; 237(10):2665-2673. PMID: 31396645.

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  • Published on 6/14/2019

    Ahveninen J, Ingalls G, Yildirim F, Calabro FJ, Vaina LM. Peripheral visual localization is degraded by globally incongruent auditory-spatial attention cues. Exp Brain Res. 2019 Sep; 237(9):2137-2143. PMID: 31201472.

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  • Published on 10/24/2018

    Hanada GM, Ahveninen J, Calabro FJ, Yengo-Kahn A, Vaina LM. Cross-Modal Cue Effects in Motion Processing. Multisens Res. 2019; 32(1):45-65. PMID: 30613468.

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  • Published on 6/12/2018

    Rana KD, Hämäläinen MS, Vaina LM. Improving the Nulling Beamformer Using Subspace Suppression. Front Comput Neurosci. 2018; 12:35. PMID: 29946248.

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  • Published on 2/17/2018

    Khan S, Hashmi JA, Mamashli F, Michmizos K, Kitzbichler MG, Bharadwaj H, Bekhti Y, Ganesan S, Garel KA, Whitfield-Gabrieli S, Gollub RL, Kong J, Vaina LM, Rana KD, Stufflebeam SM, Hämäläinen MS, Kenet T. Maturation trajectories of cortical resting-state networks depend on the mediating frequency band. Neuroimage. 2018 07 01; 174:57-68. PMID: 29462724.

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  • Published on 1/1/2018

    Roudaia E, Calabro FJ, Vaina LM, Newell FN. Aging Impairs Audiovisual Facilitation of Object Motion Within Self-Motion. Multisens Res. 2018 Jan 01; 31(3-4):251-272. PMID: 31264625.

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