J N Vickers

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Advances in coupling perception and action: the quiet eye as a bidirectional link between gaze, attention, and action
    Joan N Vickers
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Prog Brain Res 174:279-88. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Mind over muscle: the role of gaze control, spatial cognition, and the quiet eye in motor expertise
    Joan N Vickers
    Neuro Motor Psychology Laboratory, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Cogn Process 12:219-22. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Performing under pressure: gaze control, decision making and shooting performance of elite and rookie police officers
    Joan N Vickers
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Canada
    Hum Mov Sci 31:101-17. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Decision training: the effects of complex instruction, variable practice and reduced delayed feedback on the acquisition and transfer of a motor skill
    J N Vickers
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Sports Sci 17:357-67. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Gaze pursuit and arm control of adolescent males diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and normal controls: evidence of a dissociation in processing visual information of short and long duration
    Joan N Vickers
    Neuro Motor Psychology Laboratory, The University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Sports Sci 20:201-16. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Performing under pressure: the effects of physiological arousal, cognitive anxiety, and gaze control in biathlon
    Joan N Vickers
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Canada
    J Mot Behav 39:381-94. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Visual control when aiming at a far target
    J N Vickers
    Neuro Motor Psychology Laboratory, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 22:342-54. 1996
  8. ncbi request reprint Temporal judgments, hemispheric equivalence, and interhemispheric transfer in adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Lenora N Brown
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N W, Calgary, Alberta, T2 N 1N4, Canada
    Exp Brain Res 154:76-84. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Gaze characteristics of elite and near-elite athletes in ice hockey defensive tactics
    Stephen G Martell
    Neuro Motor Psychology Laboratory, The University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N W, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
    Hum Mov Sci 22:689-712. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Gaze behaviors of goaltenders under spatial-temporal constraints
    D Panchuk
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
    Hum Mov Sci 25:733-52. 2006

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Advances in coupling perception and action: the quiet eye as a bidirectional link between gaze, attention, and action
    Joan N Vickers
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Prog Brain Res 174:279-88. 2009
    ..Cognitive and ecological accounts of the quiet eye are presented and current controversies and future directions explored...
  2. doi request reprint Mind over muscle: the role of gaze control, spatial cognition, and the quiet eye in motor expertise
    Joan N Vickers
    Neuro Motor Psychology Laboratory, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Cogn Process 12:219-22. 2011
    ..With the attainment of motor expertise, measureable changes occur within the gaze, cognitive, and neural systems that are useful in training, rehabilitation, and the treatment of motor deficits...
  3. doi request reprint Performing under pressure: gaze control, decision making and shooting performance of elite and rookie police officers
    Joan N Vickers
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Canada
    Hum Mov Sci 31:101-17. 2012
    ..The results provide new insights into officer weapon focus, firearms training and the role of optimal gaze control when under extreme pressure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Decision training: the effects of complex instruction, variable practice and reduced delayed feedback on the acquisition and transfer of a motor skill
    J N Vickers
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Sports Sci 17:357-67. 1999
    ..Novices in the behavioural training group were better than novices in the decision training group over both acquisition and transfer trials...
  5. ncbi request reprint Gaze pursuit and arm control of adolescent males diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and normal controls: evidence of a dissociation in processing visual information of short and long duration
    Joan N Vickers
    Neuro Motor Psychology Laboratory, The University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Sports Sci 20:201-16. 2002
    ..The results show that the ADHD groups were able to process short-duration information without experiencing adverse effects on their motor behaviour; however, long-duration information contributed to irregular movement control...
  6. ncbi request reprint Performing under pressure: the effects of physiological arousal, cognitive anxiety, and gaze control in biathlon
    Joan N Vickers
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Canada
    J Mot Behav 39:381-94. 2007
    ..At the highest PO level, directing visual attention externally to critical task information appeared to insulate the athletes from choking under HP...
  7. ncbi request reprint Visual control when aiming at a far target
    J N Vickers
    Neuro Motor Psychology Laboratory, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 22:342-54. 1996
    ..During the early phases of the aiming action, a fixation of long duration is needed on a specific target location. As the aiming action is then performed, vision appears to be a liability and is suppressed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Temporal judgments, hemispheric equivalence, and interhemispheric transfer in adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Lenora N Brown
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N W, Calgary, Alberta, T2 N 1N4, Canada
    Exp Brain Res 154:76-84. 2004
    ..g., replicate durations of stimuli by pressing a lever)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Gaze characteristics of elite and near-elite athletes in ice hockey defensive tactics
    Stephen G Martell
    Neuro Motor Psychology Laboratory, The University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N W, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
    Hum Mov Sci 22:689-712. 2004
    ..The results are discussed within the context of gaze research in open and closed skills, as well as theoretical models of long-term memory and decision making in sport...
  10. ncbi request reprint Gaze behaviors of goaltenders under spatial-temporal constraints
    D Panchuk
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
    Hum Mov Sci 25:733-52. 2006
    ..68%) and rarely on the body of the shooter (2.1%). The results are discussed within the context of current research on goaltending with specific emphasis on the timing of critical cues and the effect of tasks constraints...
  11. ncbi request reprint How far ahead do we look when required to step on specific locations in the travel path during locomotion?
    Aftab E Patla
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G1, Canada
    Exp Brain Res 148:133-8. 2003
    ..This study provides a clear temporal link between gaze and stepping pattern and adds to our understanding of how vision is used to regulate locomotion...
  12. ncbi request reprint Head, eye and arm coordination in table tennis
    Sergio T Rodrigues
    Departamento de Edução Física, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Bauru, SP, Brazil
    J Sports Sci 20:187-200. 2002
    ..The findings highlight the functional coupling between perception and action during time-constrained, goal-directed actions...