Quinn Kennedy

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Age and expertise effects in aviation decision making and flight control in a flight simulator
    Quinn Kennedy
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 81:489-97. 2010
  2. pmc Intraindividual variability in basic reaction time predicts middle-aged and older pilots' flight simulator performance
    Quinn Kennedy
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:487-94. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of motivation in the age-related positivity effect in autobiographical memory
    Quinn Kennedy
    Stanford University, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:208-14. 2004
  4. pmc The roles of COMT val158met status and aviation expertise in flight simulator performance and cognitive ability
    Q Kennedy
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5550, USA
    Behav Genet 41:700-8. 2011
  5. pmc Initial cognitive performance predicts longitudinal aviator performance
    Jerome A Yesavage
    Stanford VA Aging Clinical Research Center, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1207, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:444-53. 2011
  6. pmc Pilot age and expertise predict flight simulator performance: a 3-year longitudinal study
    Joy L Taylor
    Department of Veterans Affairs and Sierra Pacific MIRECC, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Neurology 68:648-54. 2007
  7. pmc The impact of brain size on pilot performance varies with aviation training and years of education
    Maheen M Adamson
    Department of Veterans Affairs and Sierra Pacific MIRECC, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:412-23. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Training simulation for helicopter navigation by characterizing visual scan patterns
    Joseph Sullivan
    Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 82:871-8. 2011
  9. pmc Influences of APOE ε4 and expertise on performance of older pilots
    Joy L Taylor
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto Health Care System Palo Alto, CA 94304 1207, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:480-7. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Pilot perception and confidence of location during a simulated helicopter navigation task
    Ji Hyun Yang
    Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 84:952-60. 2013

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Publications11

  1. pmc Age and expertise effects in aviation decision making and flight control in a flight simulator
    Quinn Kennedy
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 81:489-97. 2010
    ..We examined the roles of age, expertise, and their relationship on aviation decision making and flight control performance during a flight simulator task...
  2. pmc Intraindividual variability in basic reaction time predicts middle-aged and older pilots' flight simulator performance
    Quinn Kennedy
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:487-94. 2013
    ..We aimed to extend these findings to a real-world task, flight simulator performance. We hypothesized that IIV predicts poorer initial flight performance and increased rate of decline in performance among middle-aged and older pilots...
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of motivation in the age-related positivity effect in autobiographical memory
    Quinn Kennedy
    Stanford University, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:208-14. 2004
    ..In contrast, both younger control participants and participants who were focused on accuracy tended to remember the past more negatively than originally reported...
  4. pmc The roles of COMT val158met status and aviation expertise in flight simulator performance and cognitive ability
    Q Kennedy
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5550, USA
    Behav Genet 41:700-8. 2011
    ..These preliminary results indicate that COMT val158met polymorphic variation can affect a real-world task...
  5. pmc Initial cognitive performance predicts longitudinal aviator performance
    Jerome A Yesavage
    Stanford VA Aging Clinical Research Center, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1207, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:444-53. 2011
    ..The goal of the study was to improve prediction of longitudinal flight simulator performance by studying cognitive factors that may moderate the influence of chronological age...
  6. pmc Pilot age and expertise predict flight simulator performance: a 3-year longitudinal study
    Joy L Taylor
    Department of Veterans Affairs and Sierra Pacific MIRECC, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Neurology 68:648-54. 2007
    ..We investigated the influence of age and aviation expertise (indexed by Federal Aviation Administration pilot ratings) on longitudinal flight simulator performance...
  7. pmc The impact of brain size on pilot performance varies with aviation training and years of education
    Maheen M Adamson
    Department of Veterans Affairs and Sierra Pacific MIRECC, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:412-23. 2010
    ..05). These results point to the importance of examining measures of expertise and their interactions to assess age-related cognitive changes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Training simulation for helicopter navigation by characterizing visual scan patterns
    Joseph Sullivan
    Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 82:871-8. 2011
    ..This study investigated potential improvements to training simulation by analyzing the influences of flight expertise on visual scan patterns...
  9. pmc Influences of APOE ε4 and expertise on performance of older pilots
    Joy L Taylor
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto Health Care System Palo Alto, CA 94304 1207, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:480-7. 2011
    ..Results suggest that relevant training and activity may help sustain middle-aged and older adults' real-world performance, especially among APOE ε4 carriers...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pilot perception and confidence of location during a simulated helicopter navigation task
    Ji Hyun Yang
    Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 84:952-60. 2013
    ..Helicopter overland navigation is a challenging mission area because it is a complex cognitive task, and failing to recognize when the aircraft is off-course can lead to operational failures and mishaps...
  11. ncbi request reprint The impact of autobiographic writing on memory performance in older adults: a preliminary investigation
    Kate de Medeiros
    Copper Ridge Institute, Sykesville, MD 21784 7650, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:257-61. 2007
    ..The authors also found a decline in idea density, suggesting that more research is needed to better understand how interpretation of the language assessment tool may be affected by improvements in writing...