Sarah Shomstein

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Affiliation: Carnegie Mellon University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Parietal cortex mediates voluntary control of spatial and nonspatial auditory attention
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    J Neurosci 26:435-9. 2006
  2. pmc Cortical systems mediating visual attention to both objects and spatial locations
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University and Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:11387-92. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Configural and contextual prioritization in object-based attention
    Sarah Shomstein
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 11:247-53. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Control of attention shifts between vision and audition in human cortex
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    J Neurosci 24:10702-6. 2004
  5. pmc The differential effects of reward on space- and object-based attentional allocation
    Jeongmi Lee
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Neurosci 33:10625-33. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Top-down and bottom-up attentional guidance: investigating the role of the dorsal and ventral parietal cortices
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Exp Brain Res 206:197-208. 2010
  7. pmc Object-based attention: strength of object representation and attentional guidance
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Percept Psychophys 70:132-44. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Object-based attention: shifting or uncertainty?
    Leslie Drummond
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 72:1743-55. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Parietal cortex and attention
    Marlene Behrmann
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 3890, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 14:212-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Coordination of voluntary and stimulus-driven attentional control in human cortex
    John T Serences
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, 3400 North Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:114-22. 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Parietal cortex mediates voluntary control of spatial and nonspatial auditory attention
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    J Neurosci 26:435-9. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Cortical systems mediating visual attention to both objects and spatial locations
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University and Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:11387-92. 2006
    ..The dynamic circuit between the PPC and earlier sensory regions then enables observers to attend preferentially to objects of interest in complex scenes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Configural and contextual prioritization in object-based attention
    Sarah Shomstein
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 11:247-53. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Control of attention shifts between vision and audition in human cortex
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    J Neurosci 24:10702-6. 2004
    ..These findings reveal that the attentional control functions of posterior parietal and superior prefrontal cortices are not limited to the visual domain but also include the control of crossmodal shifts of attention...
  5. pmc The differential effects of reward on space- and object-based attentional allocation
    Jeongmi Lee
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Neurosci 33:10625-33. 2013
    ..These results provide strong evidence that space- and object-based allocation are two independent attentional mechanisms, and suggest that reward serves to constrain attentional selection. ..
  6. doi request reprint Top-down and bottom-up attentional guidance: investigating the role of the dorsal and ventral parietal cortices
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Exp Brain Res 206:197-208. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Object-based attention: strength of object representation and attentional guidance
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Percept Psychophys 70:132-44. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Object-based attention: shifting or uncertainty?
    Leslie Drummond
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 72:1743-55. 2010
    ..In addition, these results lend further support to the attentional prioritization account of object-based attention and provide further constraints on the mechanisms of object-based selection...
  9. ncbi request reprint Parietal cortex and attention
    Marlene Behrmann
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 3890, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 14:212-7. 2004
    ..Recent neuroimaging and neuropsychological studies have provided a more fine-grained understanding of the relationship between brain and behavior in the domain of selective attention...
  10. ncbi request reprint Coordination of voluntary and stimulus-driven attentional control in human cortex
    John T Serences
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, 3400 North Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:114-22. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Object-based attention: sensory modulation or priority setting?
    Sarah Shomstein
    Department of Psychology, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Percept Psychophys 64:41-51. 2002
    ..These results suggest that object-based selection may reflect an object-specific attentional prioritization strategy, rather than object-based attentional modulation of an early sensory representation...