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Herrera, L.A., Ferron, S.E.I., Asmar, A.J., Chiew, K.S. Experimental manipulation of motivation modulates spontaneous strategy choice, negative affect, and effort outcomes in emotion regulation.



Pham, K.C.T., Chiew, K.S.. The impact of air pollution on neurocognitive development: adverse effects and health disparities. Developmental Psychobiology. PDF

Gower, T., Chiew, K.S., Rosenfield, D., Bowen, H.J. (2023). Positive biases and psychological functioning during the COVID-19 pandemic. Cognition & Emotion. PDF

Chiew, K.S. (2023). Cognitive effort in depression: autonomic correlates and clues to potential rescue. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging. PDF

Gholston, A.S., Thurmann, K.E., Chiew, K.S. (2023). Contributions of transient and sustained reward to memory formation. Psychological Research. PDF data & code



Chiew, K.S.*, Bowen, H.J.* (2022). Neurobiological mechanisms of selectivity in motivated memory. In Elliot, A. (Ed.) Advances in Motivation Science. PDF *equal contributions



Chiew, K.S., Harris, B.B., Adcock, R.A. (2021). Remembering Election Night 2016: Subjective but not objective metrics of autobiographical memory vary with political affiliation, affective valence, and surprise. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. PDF data

Chiew, K.S. (2021). Revisiting positive affect and reward effects on cognitive control. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences. PDF



Martins-Klein, B., Alves, L.A., Chiew, K.S. (2020) Proactive versus reactive emotion regulation: A dual-mechanisms perspective. Emotion. PDF



Stanek, J.K., Dickerson, K.C., Chiew, K.S., Clement, N.J., Adcock, R.A. (2019). Expected reward value and reward uncertainty have temporally dissociable effects on memory formation. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. PDF

Chiew, K.S., Adcock, R.A. (2019). Motivated memory: integrating cognitive and affective neuroscience. In K.A. Renninger, S. Hidi (eds.) Cambridge Handbook on Motivation and Learning. Cambridge University Press. PDF



Horne, A.J., Chiew, K.S., Zhuang, J., George, L.K., Adcock, R.A., Potter, G.G., Lad, E.G., Cousins, S.W., Lin, F.R., Mamo, S.K., Chen, N.K., Maciejewski, A.J., Fernandez, X.D., Whitson, H.E. (2018). Relating sensory, cognitive, and neural factors to older persons’ perceptions about happiness: an exploratory study. Journal of Aging Research. PDF

Chiew, K.S., Dickerson, K.C., Adcock, R.A. (2018). What is the added value in studying the brain for understanding emotion? To appear in R.J. Davidson, A.J. Shackman, A.S. Fox, R.C. Lapate (eds.) The Nature of Emotion (second edition). Oxford: Oxford University Press. PDF

Chiew, K.S., Hashemi, J., Gans, L.K., Lerebours, L., Clement, N.J., Vu, M.A., Sapiro, G., Heller, N.E., Adcock, R.A. (2018). Motivational valence alters memory formation without altering exploration of a real-life spatial environment. PLoS ONE. PDF



Chiew, K.S., Braver, T.S. (2017). Context processing and control in the human brain: from gating models to dual mechanisms. In T. Egner (ed.) The Wiley Handbook of Cognitive Control. Chichester, West Sussex: John Wiley & Sons. PDF



Chiew, K.S., Stanek, J.K., Adcock, R.A. (2016). Reward anticipation dynamics during cognitive control and episodic memory performance: implications for dopamine. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 10:555. doi: 10:3389/fnhum.2016.00555. PDF

Chiew, K.S., Braver, T.S. (2016). Reward favours the prepared: incentive and informative cues interact to enhance attentional control. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. 42: 52-66. PDF



Braver, T.S., Krug, M.K., Chiew, K.S., Kool, W., Clement, N.J., Adcock, R.A., Barch, D.M., Botvinick, M.M., Carver, C.S., Cools, R., Custers, R., Dickinson, A.R., Dweck, C.S., Fishbach, A., Gollwitzer, P.M., Hess, T.M., Isaacowitz, D.M., Mather, M., Murayama, K., Pessoa, L., Samanez-Larkin, G.R., Somerville, L.H., for the MOMCAI group. (2014). Mechanisms of motivation-cognition interaction: challenges and opportunities. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 14: 443-­72. PDF

Chiew, K.S., Braver, T.S. (2014). Dissociable influences of reward motivation and positive emotion on cognitive control. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 14: 509-29. PDF

Zedelius, C.M., Veling, H., Custers, R., Bijleveld, E., Chiew, K.S., Aarts, H. (2014). A new perspective on human reward research: how consciously and unconsciously perceived reward information influences performance. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 14: 493-­508. PDF



Chiew, K.S., Braver, T.S. (2013). Temporal dynamics of motivation-cognitive control interactions revealed by high-resolution pupillometry. Frontiers in Psychology. 4:15. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00015. PDF



Chiew, K.S., Braver, T.S. (2011). Monetary incentives improve performance, sometimes: speed and accuracy matter, and so might preparation. Comment on Dambacher et al. Frontiers in Psychology. 2:325. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00325. PDF

Chiew, K.S., Braver, T.S. (2011). Positive affect versus reward: emotional and motivational influences on cognitive control. Frontiers in Psychology. 2:279. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00279. PDF

Chiew, K.S., Braver, T.S. (2011). Neural circuitry of emotional and cognitive conflict revealed through facial expressions. PLoS ONE 6(3): e17635. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0017635. PDF

Keightley, M.L., Chiew, K.S., Anderson, J.A.E., Grady, C.L. (2011). Neural correlates of recognition memory for emotional faces and scenes. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 6: 24-37. PDF



Chiew, K.S., Braver, T.S. (2010). Exploring emotional and cognitive conflict using speeded voluntary facial expressions. Emotion, 10: 842-854. PDF

Savine, A.C., Beck, S.M., Edwards, B.G., Chiew, K.S., Braver, T.S. (2010). Enhancement of cognitive control by approach and avoidance motivational states. Cognition & Emotion, 24: 338-356. PDF

Stevens, W.D., Hasher, L., Chiew, K.S., Grady, C.L. (2008). A neural mechanism for memory failure in older adults. Journal of Neuroscience, 28: 12820-4. PDF

Chiew, K.S., Shepherd, H., Vardy, J., Tattersall, M.H.N., Butow, P.N., Leighl, N.B. (2008). Development and evaluation of a decision aid for patients considering first-line chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer. Health Expectations, 11: 35-45. PDF

Keightley, M.L., Chiew, K.S., Winocur, G., Grady, C.L. (2007). Age-related differences in brain activity underlying identification of emotional expressions in faces. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 2: 292-302. PDF

Vardy, J., Chiew, K.S., Galica, J., Pond, G.R., Tannock, I.F. (2006). Side effects associated with dexamethasone for prophylaxis of delayed emesis after moderately emetogenic chemotherapy. British Journal of Cancer, 94: 1011-5. PDF