Papers and Projects

Pencils

In Progress

Merseal, H. M., Link, A. Korenar, M., Beaty, R. E., & van Hell, J. G. (In prep). Linking semantic network structure to creativity in codeswitching bilinguals.

Beaty, R. E., Cortes, R. A., Merseal, H. M., Hardiman, M., & Green, A. (In prep). Brain network functional connectivity supporting scientific creative thinking.

Merseal, H. M., Patterson, J. D., Johnson, D. R., Agnoli, S., Baas, M., Baker, B. S., Benedek, M., Chen, Q., Corazza, G. E., Forthmann, B., Karwowski, M., Kreisberk-Nitzav, A., Kenett, Y. N., Lubart, T., Mercier, M., Miroshnik, K., Ovando-Tellez, M., Primi, R., Puente-Diaz, R., Said-Metwaly, S., Stevenson, C., Volle, E., van Hell, J. G., & Beaty, R. E. (In prep). Multilingual AUT Repository for Automatic Verbal Creativity Assessment. OSF available here, manuscript forthcoming.

Patterson, J. D., Merseal, H. M., Johnson, D. R., Agnoli, S., Baas, M., Baker, B. S., Benedek, M., Chen, Q., Corazza, G. E., Forthmann, B., Karwowski, M., Kreisberk-Nitzav, A., Kenett, Y. N., Lubart, T., Mercier, M., Miroshnik, K., Ovando-Tellez, M., Primi, R., Puente-Diaz, R., Said-Metwaly, S., Stevenson, C., Volle, E., van Hell, J. G., & Beaty, R. E. (Under review). Multilingual Semantic Distance: Automatic Verbal Creativity Assessment in Many Languages.

Merseal, H. M., Beaty, R. E., Kenett, Y. N., Lloyd-Cox, J., de Manzano, Ö, & Norgaard, M. (Under review). Representing melodic relationships using network science. Preprint available at https://ssrn.com/abstract=4124961

Merseal, H. M., Luchini, S., Kenett, Y. N., Knudsen, K., Bilder, R. M., & Beaty, R. E. (Under review). Free association ability distinguishes highly creative artists from scientists: Findings from the Big C Project.

Merseal, H. M., Frieler, K., Weiss, D. J., & Beaty, R. E. (Under review). It don’t mean a thing (If it ain’t sequencing): Temporal constraints on melodic sequencing in jazz improvisation.

Publications

Merseal, H. M., Cortes, R. A., Cotter, K. N., & Beaty, R. E. (2022). Recent advances in applied creativity science: Introduction to a special issue. Translational Issues in Psychological Science, 8(1), 1-5. https://doi.org/10.1037/tps0000331

Beaty, R. E., Merseal, H. M., & Zeitlen, D. C. (2022, in press). Network neuroscience of domain-general and domain-specific creativity. In L. J. Ball & F. Vallée-Tourangeau (Eds.), Routledge International Handbook of Creative Cognition. Taylor & Francis.

Beaty, R. E., Frieler, K., Norgaard, M., Merseal, H. M., MacDonald, M. C., & Weiss, D. J. (2021). Musical improvisations of expert musicians contain sequencing biases seen in language production. Journal of Experimental Psychology, General, 151(4), 912–920. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/xge0001107

Hickey, P., Merseal, H. M., Patel, A. D., and Race, E. (2020). Memory in time: Neural tracking of low-frequency rhythm dynamically modulates memory formation. NeuroImage, 213, 116693. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2020.116693.

Merseal, H. M. (2019). Be still in haste, for small orchestra. Score and parts available here.