Usman Ayub Sheikh

Usman Ayub Sheikh

Predoctoral Researcher
Severo Ochoa FPI fellow 2016-2020

Cognitive neuroscience, higher-order cognition across different states of visual awareness, brain computer interfaces, discrete time control systems, autonomous navigation of mobile robots

Tel.: +34 943 309 300 Ext.:321


  • Soto., D, Sheikh, U.A., Rosenthal., C.R., ( In Press ) A novel framework for unconscious processing. Trends in Cognitive Sciences.
  • Sheikh, U.A., Carreiras, M., & Soto, D., ( 2019 ) Decoding the Meaning of Unconsciously Processed Words Using fMRI-based MVPA. NeuroImage, 191:430-440. Doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019.02.010
  • Kamavuako, E.N., Sheikh, U.A., Gilani, S.O., Jamil, M., & Niazi, I.K., ( 2018 ) Classification of Overt and Covert Speech for Near-Infrared Spectroscopy-Based Brain Computer Interface. Sensors, 18, 2989. Doi:10.3390/s18092989