Emilio Salinas

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Publications

  1. pmc The countermanding task revisited: fast stimulus detection is a key determinant of psychophysical performance
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1010, USA
    J Neurosci 33:5668-85. 2013
  2. pmc Tracking the temporal evolution of a perceptual judgment using a compelled-response task
    Swetha Shankar
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1010, USA
    J Neurosci 31:8406-21. 2011
  3. pmc Age-dependent changes in prefrontal intrinsic connectivity
    Xin Zhou
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:3853-8. 2014
  4. pmc Perceptual decision making in less than 30 milliseconds
    Terrence R Stanford
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Nat Neurosci 13:379-85. 2010
  5. pmc Perceptual modulation of motor--but not visual--responses in the frontal eye field during an urgent-decision task
    M Gabriela Costello
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1010
    J Neurosci 33:16394-408. 2013
  6. doi request reprint So many choices: what computational models reveal about decision-making mechanisms
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Neuron 60:946-9. 2008
  7. pmc A simple measure of the coding efficiency of a neuronal population
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1010, USA
    Biosystems 89:16-23. 2007
  8. pmc Waiting is the Hardest Part: Comparison of Two Computational Strategies for Performing a Compelled-Response Task
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Front Comput Neurosci 4:153. 2010
  9. pmc Working memory performance and neural activity in prefrontal cortex of peripubertal monkeys
    Xin Zhou
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    J Neurophysiol 110:2648-60. 2013
  10. pmc How behavioral constraints may determine optimal sensory representations
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 4:e387. 2006

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Publications13

  1. pmc The countermanding task revisited: fast stimulus detection is a key determinant of psychophysical performance
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1010, USA
    J Neurosci 33:5668-85. 2013
    ..The results suggest that manipulations of the countermanding task often cause changes in perceptual detection processes, and not necessarily in inhibition...
  2. pmc Tracking the temporal evolution of a perceptual judgment using a compelled-response task
    Swetha Shankar
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1010, USA
    J Neurosci 31:8406-21. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Age-dependent changes in prefrontal intrinsic connectivity
    Xin Zhou
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:3853-8. 2014
    ..Our results identify changes in the intrinsic connectivity of prefrontal neurons, particularly that mediated by inhibition, as a possible substrate for peri- and postpubertal advances in cognitive capacity. ..
  4. pmc Perceptual decision making in less than 30 milliseconds
    Terrence R Stanford
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Nat Neurosci 13:379-85. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Perceptual modulation of motor--but not visual--responses in the frontal eye field during an urgent-decision task
    M Gabriela Costello
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1010
    J Neurosci 33:16394-408. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint So many choices: what computational models reveal about decision-making mechanisms
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Neuron 60:946-9. 2008
    ..and Furman and Wang address these questions by constructing model neural circuits capable of picking one option given multiple perceptual choices...
  7. pmc A simple measure of the coding efficiency of a neuronal population
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1010, USA
    Biosystems 89:16-23. 2007
    ..e., through linear operations), it provides a lower bound on coding accuracy relative to the computational capabilities that are accessible to a neuronal population...
  8. pmc Waiting is the Hardest Part: Comparison of Two Computational Strategies for Performing a Compelled-Response Task
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Front Comput Neurosci 4:153. 2010
    ..Although, superficially, the waiting model is intuitively appealing, it is ultimately inconsistent with experimental results from this and other tasks...
  9. pmc Working memory performance and neural activity in prefrontal cortex of peripubertal monkeys
    Xin Zhou
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    J Neurophysiol 110:2648-60. 2013
    ....
  10. pmc How behavioral constraints may determine optimal sensory representations
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 4:e387. 2006
    ..The numerical results suggest that optimal sensory tuning curves are shaped not only by stimulus statistics and signal-to-noise properties but also according to their impact on downstream neural circuits and, ultimately, on behavior...
  11. pmc Context-dependent selection of visuomotor maps
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1010, USA
    BMC Neurosci 5:47. 2004
    ..Here I explore the properties of this mechanism...
  12. pmc Rank-order-selective neurons form a temporal basis set for the generation of motor sequences
    Emilio Salinas
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1010, USA
    J Neurosci 29:4369-80. 2009
    ..The underlying mechanism is analogous to the mechanism described in parietal areas for generating coordinate transformations in the spatial domain...
  13. ncbi request reprint When response variability increases neural network robustness to synaptic noise
    Gleb Basalyga
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1010, USA
    Neural Comput 18:1349-79. 2006
    ..The results suggest that response variability could play an important dynamic role in networks that continuously learn...