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Personal profile

Qualifications

Ph.D., Clinical Neurophysiology, Aston University, Birmingham, 1998.
MPhil.,
Clinical Neurophysiology, Aston University, Birmingham, 1990.

Employment

  • 2006-date Professor of Clinical Neuroimaging, Neurosciences Research Institute.
  • 2003-06 Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Neurosciences Research Institute.
  • 2005-date Convenor, Neuroimaging Research Group.
  • 2000-date Director, Wellcome Trust Laboratory for MEG Studies.
  • 2000-date Director, Clinical Neurophysiology Unit.
  • 2000-03 Lecturer in Psychology, Neurosciences Research Institute.
  • 1990-00 Executive Officer, School of Life and Health Sciences.

Membership of Professional Bodies

Elected to the Council of the British Society of Clinical Neurophysiologists June 2000.
British Society for Clinical Neurophysiology.

Membership of Professional Bodies

Elected President of the Association of Neurophysiological Scientists in 2017

Membership of Professional Bodies

Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology in October 2016

Research Interests

Overview

Have a career long interest in sensory information processing using electrophysiological measurement techniques. Special interest in somatosensory, visceral and pain processing. Have been involved in the development and application of Magnetoencephalography for the characterisation of cortical mechanisms in sensory processing since 1990.

Teaching Activity

Am module convenor of a Final Year option in BSc Psychology (Hon) called 'Brain Imaging".

Also convene a Masters level module for Health Care Professionals in Clinical Neurophysiology

Contact Details

Email: p.l.furlong@aston.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0) 121 204 4058

External positions

Fellow

1 Oct 2016 → …

President

Sep 2016 → …

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Research Output

Mapping language networks and their association with verbal abilities in paediatric epilepsy using MEG and graph analysis

Foley, E., Wood, A. G., Furlong, P. L., Walsh, A. R., Kearney, S., Bill, P., Hillebrand, A. & Seri, S., 29 Apr 2020, In : NeuroImage: Clinical. 27, 102265.

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  • MEG Assessment of Expressive Language in Children Evaluated for Epilepsy Surgery

    Foley, E., Cross, J. H., Thai, N. J., Walsh, A. R., Bill, P., Furlong, P., Wood, A. G., Cerquiglini, A. & Seri, S., 1 May 2019, In : Brain Topography. 32, 3, p. 492-503 12 p.

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  • Upper and lower limb motor axons demonstrate differential excitability and accommodation to strong hyperpolarizing currents during induced hyperthermia

    Marmoy, O. R., Furlong, P. L. & Moore, C. E. G., 1 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Neurophysiology. 121, 6, p. 2061-2070 10 p.

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  • An evaluation of kurtosis beamforming in magnetoencephalography to localize the epileptogenic zone in drug resistant epilepsy patients

    Hall, M. B. H., Nissen, I. A., van Straaten, E. C. W., Furlong, P. L., Witton, C., Foley, E., Seri, S. & Hillebrand, A., 1 Jun 2018, In : Clinical Neurophysiology . 129, 6, p. 1221-1229 9 p.

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  • Thesis

    Development and application of magnetoencephalographic methods in the investigation of the human visual system

    Author: Hall, S., Mar 2004

    Supervisor: Holliday, I. E. (Supervisor) & Furlong, P. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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    Development of a passive MEG stimulus for measurement of the binaural masking level difference

    Author: Gascoyne, L., 5 Feb 2015

    Supervisor: Witton, C. (Supervisor) & Furlong, P. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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    Functional localisation of human sensory-motor cortex using magnetoencephalography

    Author: Furlong, P. L., Mar 1998

    Supervisor: Harding, G. F. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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    Investigating the effects of antiepileptic drugs on the electrophysiology of vision

    Author: Spencer, E. L., 2002

    Supervisor: Furlong, P. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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    Investigation into visual defects attributed to Vigabatrin

    Author: Conway, M., Dec 2003

    Supervisor: Furlong, P. L. (Supervisor), Hosking, S. L. (Supervisor) & Cubbidge, R. P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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    Press / Media

    Non-animal research needs more support

    Lindsay Marshall, Mike Coleman & Paul Furlong

    9/07/12

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research