Michael Barnett


Goddard Laboratory, 4th floor



  • 2013  B.S., Biological Sciences, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA
  • 2011  A.A., Social and Behavioral Sciences, Los Angeles Pierce College, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Publications

Weiner, K.S., Barnett, M.A., Witthoft, N., Stigliani, A., Gomez. J., Natu, V., Golarai, G., Amunts, K., Zilles, K., Grill-Spector, K. Where is the parahippocampal place area? Anatomical and Probabilistic comparisons. NeuroImage, 2017

Rosenke M., Weiner K.S., Barnett M.A., Zilles K., Amunts K., Goebel R., Grill-Spector K. A cross-validated cytoarchitectonic atlas of the human ventral visual stream. NeuroImage, 2017.

Gomez, J., Barnett, M.A., Natu, V.S., Mezer, A., Grill-Spector, K. Growth of tissue in human cortex is coupled with the development of face processing. Science, 2017.

Takemura, H., Pestilli, F., Weiner, K.S., Kerilis, G., Landi, S., Sliwa, J., Ye, F.Q., Thomas, C., Barnett, M.A., Leopold, D.A., Pierpaoli, C., Freiwald, W., Logothetis, N. & Wandell, B.A. The Occipital Vertical Fiber System in Human and Macaque. Cerebral Cortex 2017.

Weiner, K.S.**, Barnett, M.A.**, Lorenz, S., Caspers, J., Stigliani, A., Amunts, K., Zilles, K., Fischl, B., Grill-Spector, K. Beyond Brodmann: Quantifying The Functional and Microstructural Heterogeneity Of Human High-Level Visual Cortex. ( ** Equal Contribution). Cerebral Cortex, 2016.

Natu, V.S., Barnett, M.A., Hartley, J., Gomez, J., Grill-Spector. K. Development of neural sensitivity to face identity correlates with perceptual discriminability. Journal of Neuroscience, 2016.

Weiner K.S., Jonas J., Gomez J., Maillard L., Brissart H., Hossu G., Jacques C., Loftus D., Colnat-Coulbois S., Stigliani A., Barnett M.A., Grill-Spector K.*, Rossion B.* The Face-Processing Network Is Resilient to Focal Resection of Human Visual Cortex., Journal of Neuroscience, 2016, 36(32):8425-8440. * equal contribution