Stephanie McMains

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Affiliation: Princeton University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Defining the units of competition: influences of perceptual organization on competitive interactions in human visual cortex
    Stephanie A McMains
    Department of Psychology, Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:2417-26. 2010
  2. pmc Interactions of top-down and bottom-up mechanisms in human visual cortex
    Stephanie McMains
    Princeton Neuroscience Institute, Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    J Neurosci 31:587-97. 2011
  3. pmc Attentional demands predict short-term memory load response in posterior parietal cortex
    Hagit Magen
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States
    Neuropsychologia 47:1790-8. 2009
  4. pmc Retinotopic organization of human ventral visual cortex
    Michael J Arcaro
    Department of Psychology, Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, USA
    J Neurosci 29:10638-52. 2009
  5. ncbi Mechanisms of feature- and space-based attention: response modulation and baseline increases
    Stephanie A McMains
    Department of Psychology, Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Princeton University, Green Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    J Neurophysiol 98:2110-21. 2007
  6. ncbi Processing efficiency of divided spatial attention mechanisms in human visual cortex
    Stephanie A McMains
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Neurosci 25:9444-8. 2005

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Publications6

  1. pmc Defining the units of competition: influences of perceptual organization on competitive interactions in human visual cortex
    Stephanie A McMains
    Department of Psychology, Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:2417-26. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that context-dependent grouping mechanisms and competitive interactions are linked to provide a bottom-up bias toward candidate objects in cluttered scenes...
  2. pmc Interactions of top-down and bottom-up mechanisms in human visual cortex
    Stephanie McMains
    Princeton Neuroscience Institute, Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    J Neurosci 31:587-97. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Attentional demands predict short-term memory load response in posterior parietal cortex
    Hagit Magen
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States
    Neuropsychologia 47:1790-8. 2009
    ..This account is consistent with the role of PPC in attentional processes and with the close correlation between brain areas that are involved in attention and those that mediate STM...
  4. pmc Retinotopic organization of human ventral visual cortex
    Michael J Arcaro
    Department of Psychology, Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, USA
    J Neurosci 29:10638-52. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that ventral visual cortex can be subdivided on the basis of topographic criteria into a greater number of discrete maps than previously thought...
  5. ncbi Mechanisms of feature- and space-based attention: response modulation and baseline increases
    Stephanie A McMains
    Department of Psychology, Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Princeton University, Green Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    J Neurophysiol 98:2110-21. 2007
    ..In addition, when the stimulus contained both color and motion, an object-based attention effect was observed, with significant attentional modulation in the area that responded preferentially to the unattended feature...
  6. ncbi Processing efficiency of divided spatial attention mechanisms in human visual cortex
    Stephanie A McMains
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Neurosci 25:9444-8. 2005
    ..The surprising efficiency of the multiple spotlight mechanism supports the emerging view that spatial attention is easily deployed in a diverse range of spatial configurations...