Stefan Berti

Summary

Affiliation: University of Mainz
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Working memory controls involuntary attention switching: evidence from an auditory distraction paradigm
    Stefan Berti
    Institut für Allgemeine Psychologie, Universitat Leipzig, Seeburgstr 14 20, D 04103 Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 17:1119-22. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and event-related potential distraction effects with regularly occurring auditory deviants
    Sylvia Jankowiak
    Department of Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Psychophysiology 44:79-85. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Age dependent changes of distractibility and reorienting of attention revisited: an event-related potential study
    Stefan Berti
    Department for Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Wallstrasse 3, Mainz, Germany
    Brain Res 1491:156-66. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Automatic processing of rare versus novel auditory stimuli reveal different mechanisms of auditory change detection
    Stefan Berti
    Department of Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Neuroreport 23:441-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Object switching within working memory is reflected in the human event-related brain potential
    Stefan Berti
    Department of Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Staudinger Weg 9, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 434:200-5. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Position but not color deviants result in visual mismatch negativity in an active oddball task
    Stefan Berti
    Department for Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Neuroreport 20:702-7. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Different interference effects in musicians and a control group
    Stefan Berti
    Psychologisches Institut, Johannes Gutenberg Universitat Mainz, Germany
    Exp Psychol 53:111-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Visual distraction: a behavioral and event-related brain potential study in humans
    Stefan Berti
    Psychological Institute, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Neuroreport 17:151-5. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Cognitive control after distraction: event-related brain potentials (ERPs) dissociate between different processes of attentional allocation
    Stefan Berti
    Department for Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Psychophysiology 45:608-20. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The attentional blink demonstrates automatic deviance processing in vision
    Stefan Berti
    Department for Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Neuroreport 22:664-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Working memory controls involuntary attention switching: evidence from an auditory distraction paradigm
    Stefan Berti
    Institut für Allgemeine Psychologie, Universitat Leipzig, Seeburgstr 14 20, D 04103 Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 17:1119-22. 2003
    ..The present data suggest that working memory is able to coordinate the maintenance of distractibility and the focus on the task at hand...
  2. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and event-related potential distraction effects with regularly occurring auditory deviants
    Sylvia Jankowiak
    Department of Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Psychophysiology 44:79-85. 2007
    ..Our study demonstrates the ability to detect frequent and predictable changes automatically and shows behavioral effects in two conditions...
  3. doi request reprint Age dependent changes of distractibility and reorienting of attention revisited: an event-related potential study
    Stefan Berti
    Department for Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Wallstrasse 3, Mainz, Germany
    Brain Res 1491:156-66. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Automatic processing of rare versus novel auditory stimuli reveal different mechanisms of auditory change detection
    Stefan Berti
    Department of Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Neuroreport 23:441-6. 2012
    ..Moreover, novelty as constituted by unique environmental sounds did not add to the effectiveness of automatic change detection, involuntary control of attention, and distraction...
  5. doi request reprint Object switching within working memory is reflected in the human event-related brain potential
    Stefan Berti
    Department of Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Staudinger Weg 9, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 434:200-5. 2008
    ..The present results are best explained within a controlled attention view of working memory supporting the idea that object switching relies on the ability to orient the focus of attention within working memory...
  6. doi request reprint Position but not color deviants result in visual mismatch negativity in an active oddball task
    Stefan Berti
    Department for Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Neuroreport 20:702-7. 2009
    ..With this, visual mismatch negativity was observable only with position deviants presented in the upper visual half field but not by lower half field presentation or color deviants...
  7. ncbi request reprint Different interference effects in musicians and a control group
    Stefan Berti
    Psychologisches Institut, Johannes Gutenberg Universitat Mainz, Germany
    Exp Psychol 53:111-6. 2006
    ..These results suggest that the advantage of musicians in storing auditory information is not solely due to their superior encoding of information but also to improved working memory operations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Visual distraction: a behavioral and event-related brain potential study in humans
    Stefan Berti
    Psychological Institute, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Neuroreport 17:151-5. 2006
    ..In contrast, behavioral distraction and attention-related event-related brain potential components were confined to deviant stimuli. This finding suggests that deviancy from a given standard adds a genuine contribution to distraction...
  9. doi request reprint Cognitive control after distraction: event-related brain potentials (ERPs) dissociate between different processes of attentional allocation
    Stefan Berti
    Department for Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Psychophysiology 45:608-20. 2008
    ..The results suggest that different functions of attentional allocation are reflected by two RON subcomponents: the fast orientation of the focus of attention in working memory and a subsequent poststimulus evaluation process...
  10. doi request reprint The attentional blink demonstrates automatic deviance processing in vision
    Stefan Berti
    Department for Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Neuroreport 22:664-7. 2011
    ..This result demonstrates that the vMMN is elicited without attentional allocation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bottom-up influences on working memory: behavioral and electrophysiological distraction varies with distractor strength
    Stefan Berti
    Psychological Institute, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    Exp Psychol 51:249-57. 2004
    ..Results are interpreted within a model relating preattentive deviance detection, distraction, and working memory...
  12. ncbi request reprint Distraction effects in vision: behavioral and event-related potential indices
    Stefan Berti
    Psychologisches Institut, Johannes Gutenberg Universitat Mainz, Staudinger Weg 9, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Neuroreport 15:665-9. 2004
    ..Thus, these effects most probably reflect pre-attentive change detection and subsequent distraction in vision, whereas the P1 effect is probably due to spatial eccentricity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Distraction and reorientation in children: a behavioral and ERP study
    Nicole Wetzel
    Institut für Allgemeine Psychologie, Universitat Leipzig, Seeburgstr 14 20, D 04103 Leipzig Psychologisches Institut, Johannes Gutenberg Universitat, Mainz, Germany
    Neuroreport 15:1355-8. 2004
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Distraction of task-relevant information processing by irrelevant changes in auditory, visual, and bimodal stimulus features: a behavioral and event-related potential study
    Sabrina Boll
    Department of Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Psychophysiology 46:645-54. 2009
    ..Audio-visual interactions were found following modality-specific deviance detection suggesting that integration only occurs with involuntary attention switching to task-irrelevant changes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Examining task-dependencies of different attentional processes as reflected in the P3a and reorienting negativity components of the human event-related brain potential
    Lutz Munka
    Psychological Institute, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Staudinger Weg 9, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 396:177-81. 2006
    ..g. preparation for the upcoming task...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic subgroups of developmental dyslexia have different deficits in neural processing of tones and phonemes
    Thomas Lachmann
    Department of Psychology, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 56:105-20. 2005
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  17. doi request reprint Primary motor area contribution to attentional reorienting after distraction
    János Horváth
    Institute for Psychology I, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroreport 19:443-6. 2008
    ..In the reorienting negativity interval, significant activity was located in the primary motor area. This suggests that action-selection-related activity also contributes to attentional reorientation after distraction...
  18. ncbi request reprint The development of involuntary and voluntary attention from childhood to adulthood: a combined behavioral and event-related potential study
    Nicole Wetzel
    Institute of Psychology I, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:2191-203. 2006
    ..This study investigated auditory involuntary and voluntary attention in children aged 6-8, 10-12 and young adults. The strength of distracting stimuli (20% and 5% pitch changes) and the amount of allocation of attention were varied...
  19. ncbi request reprint Response repetition vs. response change modulates behavioral and electrophysiological effects of distraction
    Urte Roeber
    Institut für Allgemeine Psychologie I, Universitat Leipzig, Seeburgstr 14 20, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 22:451-6. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint Auditory distraction with different presentation rates: an event-related potential and behavioral study
    Urte Roeber
    Institut für Allgemeine Psychologie, Universitat Leipzig, Germany
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:341-9. 2003
    ..Clin Neurophysiol 2000;111:1450] depend on the timing of stimulus occurrence...