Nikki Rickard

Assoc Professor

19982019
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Research Output 1998 2019

2008
13 Citations (Scopus)

Inhibition of mGluR1 and IP3Rs impairs long-term memory formation in young chicks

Baker, K. D., Edwards, T. M. & Rickard, N. S., 2008, In : Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 90, 1, p. 269 - 274 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2007

A preliminary examination of short-term effects of an active class-based music program on young adolescents' self-esteem and anger expression

Anderson, H. K. & Rickard, N. S., 2007, In : Australian Journal of Music Education. 2007, 1, p. 4 - 16 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

27 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal hen calls modulate memory formation in the day-old chick: The role of noradrenaline

Field, S., Rickard, N. S., Toukhsati, S. R. & Gibbs, M. E., 2007, In : Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 88, p. 321 - 330 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

50 Citations (Scopus)

New perspectives on the mechanisms through which nitric oxide may affect learning and memory processes

Edwards, T. M. & Rickard, N. S., 2007, In : Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 31, 3, p. 413 - 425 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2006

A comparison of the effects of music and physical exercise on spatial-temporal performance in adolescent males

Baroni, M. (ed.), Williams, S., Addessi, A. R. (ed.), Toukhsati, S. R., Caterina, R. (ed.), Rickard, N. S. & Costa, M. (ed.), 2006, p. 135 - 135. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractOther

A preliminary examination of the roles of perceived control, cortisol and perceptions of anxiety in music performance

Gill, A., Murphy, F. P. & Rickard, N. S., 2006, In : Australian Journal of Music Education. 0, 1, p. 32 - 47 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

20 Citations (Scopus)
2005
60 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of music on cognitive performance: insight from neurobiological and animal studies

Rickard, N. S., Toukhsati, S. R. & Field, S. E., 2005, In : Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience Reviews. 4, 4, p. 235 - 261 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The memory-enhancing effects of exposure to rhythmic maternal hen calls following passive avoidance training in the day-old chick (Gallua gallus domesticus)

Smith, P. (ed.), Toukhsati, S. R., Liu, C. (ed.), Field, S. & Rickard, N. S., 2005, p. 75 - 75. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractOther

2004
6 Citations (Scopus)

A scavenger of peroxynitrite prevents long-term memory formation using a single trial passive avoidance task for the day-old chick

Edwards, T. M. & Rickard, N. S., 2004, In : Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 83, 2, p. 163 - 167 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Evidence of a time-dependent long-term stage of memory for a spatial learning task in the chick (Gallus gallus)

Jakupi, J. R. & Rickard, N. S., 2004, In : Behavioral Neuroscience. 118, 3, p. 569 - 574 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

194 Citations (Scopus)

Intense emotional responses to music: A test of the physiological arousal hypothesis

Rickard, N. S., 2004, In : Psychology of Music. 32, 4, p. 371 - 388 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

13 Citations (Scopus)

Noradrenaline involvement in the memory-enhancing effects of exposure to a complex rhythm stimulus following discriminated passive avoidance training in the young chick

Toukhsati, S. R., Rickard, N. S., Perini, E., Ng, K. T. & Gibbs, M. E., 2004, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 159, 1, p. 105 - 111 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prediction of music performance anxiety via personality and trait anxiety in young musicians

Smith, A. J. & Rickard, N. S., 2004, In : Australian Journal of Music Education. 1, p. 3 - 12 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

46 Citations (Scopus)

The relative utility of 'pleasantness' and 'liking' dimensions in predicting the emotions expressed by music

Ritossa, D. A. & Rickard, N. S., 2004, In : Psychology of Music. 32, 1, p. 5 - 22 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2003
15 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of nitric oxide inhibition on avoidance learning in the chick are lateralized and localized

Rickard, N. S. & Gibbs, M. E., 2003, In : Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 79, 3, p. 252 - 256 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

19 Citations (Scopus)

Hemispheric dissociation of the involvement of NOS isoforms in memory for discriminated avoidance in the chick

Rickard, N. S. & Gibbs, M. E., 2003, In : Learning and Memory. 10, 5, p. 314 - 318 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2002
28 Citations (Scopus)

Inhibition of guanylate cyclase and protein kinase G impairs retention for the passive avoidance task in the day-old chick

Edwards, T. M., Rickard, N. S. & Ng, K. T., 2002, In : Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 77, 3, p. 313 - 326 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Inhibition of mono-adPribosylation prevents long-tem memory consolidation of a single-trial passive avoidance task in the day-old chick

Edwards, T. M. & Rickard, N. S., 2002, In : Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 78, p. 192 - 198 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2001

Effect of Ginkgo biloba extract, EGb 761, on memory formation in day-old chicks

Rickard, N. S., Kowadlo, N. & Gibbs, M. E., 2001, In : Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior. 69, 3-4, p. 351 - 358 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Exposure to a rhythmic auditory stimulus facilitates memory formation for the passive avoidance task in the day-old chick

Toukhsati, S. & Rickard, N. S., 2001, In : Journal of Comparative Psychology. 115, 2, p. 132 - 139 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

209 Citations (Scopus)

Relaxing music prevents stress-induced increases in subjective anxiety, systolic blood pressure, and heart rate in healthy males and females

Knight, W. E. & Rickard, N. S., 2001, In : Journal of Music Therapy. 38, 4, p. 254 - 272 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1999

Inhibition of endothelial nitric oxide synthase prevents long-term memory formation

Rickard, N. S., Gibbs, M. E. & Ng, K. T., 1999, p. 93 - 93. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractOther

35 Citations (Scopus)

Inhibition of the endothelial isoform of nitric oxide synthase impairs long-term memory formation in the chick

Rickard, N. S., Gibbs, M. E. & Ng, K. T., 1999, In : Learning and Memory. p. 458 - 466 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

monoADP-ribosyl transferase inhibition prevents maintenance of long-term memory in the day-old chick

Edwards, T. M., Rickard, N. S. & Ng, K. T., 1999, p. 202 - 202. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractOther

1998
32 Citations (Scopus)

Further support for nitric oxide-dependent memory processing in the day-old chick

Rickard, N. S., Ng, K. T. & Gibbs, M. E., 1998, In : Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. p. 79 - 86 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Guanylyl cyclase inhibition prevents maintenance of long-term memory in the day-old chick

Edwards, T. M., Rickard, N. S. & Ng, K. T., 1998, p. 196 - 196. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractOther

Two distinct roles for nitric oxide in memory formation in the day-old chick

Edwards, T. M., Rickard, N. S. & Ng, K. T., 1998, p. 80 - 80. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractOther