- Visual and vestibular perceptual thresholds each demonstrate better precision at specific frequencies and also exhibit optimal integration
Jenks Vestibular Physiology Laboratory, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts and Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
J Neurophysiol 111:2393-403. 2014
..In contrast with most prior work that degraded or altered sensory cues, we demonstrated static optimal integration using natural cues. ..
- A distributed, dynamic, parallel computational model: the role of noise in velocity storage
Jenks Vestibular Physiology Laboratory, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, and Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Neurophysiol 108:390-405. 2012
..This model helps bridge the gap between parallel distributed neural computation and systems-level behavioral responses like the vestibuloocular response and perception...
- Compensating for camera translation in video eye-movement recordings by tracking a representative landmark selected automatically by a genetic algorithm
Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, United States
J Neurosci Methods 176:157-65. 2009
..75 degrees , even with camera translations of 2.5mm at a viewing distance of 120 mm, which would cause an error of 11 degrees without correction...
- Spatial and temporal properties of eye movements produced by electrical stimulation of semicircular canal afferents
Richard F Lewis
Department of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
J Neurophysiol 108:1511-20. 2012
..Furthermore, the presence of gravity-dependent effects (dumping, spatial orientation) despite an absence of low-frequency augmentation of the eVOR has not been previously described in any experimental preparation...
- Whole body motion-detection tasks can yield much lower thresholds than direction-recognition tasks: implications for the role of vibration
Shomesh E Chaudhuri
Jenks Vestibular Physiology Laboratory, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts and
J Neurophysiol 110:2764-72. 2013
..Taken together, these various findings show that yaw rotation recognition thresholds are relatively unaffected by vibration when moderate (up to ≈ 0.08 m/s(2)) vibration cues are present...
- Neurovestibular considerations for sub-orbital space flight: A framework for future investigation
Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, USA
J Vestib Res 20:31-43. 2010
..Likewise, for sub-orbital pilots, we recommend emphasizing recency of experience...