Teresa Wilcox

Summary

Affiliation: Texas A and M University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cortical activation to object shape and speed of motion during the first year
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage 99:129-41. 2014
  2. pmc The effect of color priming on infant brain and behavior
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage 85:302-13. 2014
  3. pmc Infants' scanning of dynamic faces during the first year
    Teresa Wilcox
    Texas A and M University, United States Electronic address
    Infant Behav Dev 36:513-6. 2013
  4. pmc Functional activation of the infant cortex during object processing
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Neuroimage 62:1833-40. 2012
  5. pmc Sex differences during visual scanning of occlusion events in infants
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Dev Psychol 48:1091-105. 2012
  6. pmc The development of infants' use of property-poor sounds to individuate objects
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 33:596-604. 2010
  7. pmc Hemodynamic response to featural changes in the occipital and inferior temporal cortex in infants: a preliminary methodological exploration
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Dev Sci 11:361-70. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Hormone-behavior associations in early infancy
    Gerianne M Alexander
    Deparment of Psychology, TAMU 2435, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77845, USA
    Horm Behav 56:498-502. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Priming infants to use color in an individuation task: does social context matter?
    Tracy R Brower
    Texas A and M University, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 36:349-58. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Sex differences in infants' visual interest in toys
    Gerianne M Alexander
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77845, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:427-33. 2009

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Cortical activation to object shape and speed of motion during the first year
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage 99:129-41. 2014
    ..We suggest that these changes reflect age-related differences in the perceptual and/or cognitive processes engaged during the task. ..
  2. pmc The effect of color priming on infant brain and behavior
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimage 85:302-13. 2014
    ..The cognitive processes involved, and the cortical structures that mediate these processes, are discussed...
  3. pmc Infants' scanning of dynamic faces during the first year
    Teresa Wilcox
    Texas A and M University, United States Electronic address
    Infant Behav Dev 36:513-6. 2013
    ..Three- to four-month-olds looked equally at the mouth and eyes whereas 9-month-olds attended more to the eyes than mouth. These findings shed light on information infants' seek from dynamic face stimuli. ..
  4. pmc Functional activation of the infant cortex during object processing
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Neuroimage 62:1833-40. 2012
    ..These changes may reflect functional reorganization of the immature cortex or age-related differences in the cognitive processes engaged during the task...
  5. pmc Sex differences during visual scanning of occlusion events in infants
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Dev Psychol 48:1091-105. 2012
    ..Possible explanations for how the structure of an occlusion event is extracted and mapped are considered...
  6. pmc The development of infants' use of property-poor sounds to individuate objects
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 33:596-604. 2010
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  7. pmc Hemodynamic response to featural changes in the occipital and inferior temporal cortex in infants: a preliminary methodological exploration
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Dev Sci 11:361-70. 2008
    ..These data were discussed in terms of (a) what they suggest about the neural basis of feature processing in infants and (b) the viability of using NIRS to study brain-behavior relations in infants...
  8. doi request reprint Hormone-behavior associations in early infancy
    Gerianne M Alexander
    Deparment of Psychology, TAMU 2435, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77845, USA
    Horm Behav 56:498-502. 2009
    ..In male infants, higher androgen levels predicted stronger preferences for male-typical stimuli. These data provide the first evidence for a role for hormones in emerging sex-linked behavior in early development...
  9. ncbi request reprint Priming infants to use color in an individuation task: does social context matter?
    Tracy R Brower
    Texas A and M University, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 36:349-58. 2013
    ..This provides new evidence for the significance of infant learning within a social context and the potential role of parents...
  10. doi request reprint Sex differences in infants' visual interest in toys
    Gerianne M Alexander
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77845, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:427-33. 2009
    ..The existence of these innate preferences for object features coupled with well-documented social influences may explain why toy preferences are one of the earliest known manifestations of sex-linked social behavior...
  11. pmc Color-function categories that prime infants to use color information in an object individuation task
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Cogn Psychol 57:220-61. 2008
    ..These results shed light on the development of categorization abilities, cognitive mechanisms that support color-function priming, and the kinds of experiences that can increase infants' sensitivity to color information...
  12. pmc Using near-infrared spectroscopy to assess neural activation during object processing in infants
    Teresa Wilcox
    Texas A and M University, Psychology Department, MS 4235 TAMU, College Station, Texas 77843, USA
    J Biomed Opt 10:11010. 2005
    ..The outcome has important implications for research in cognitive development, developmental neuroscience, and optical imaging...
  13. pmc Multisensory exploration and object individuation in infancy
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Dev Psychol 43:479-95. 2007
    ..More broadly, these results shed light on the nature of infants' object representations and the cognitive mechanisms that support infants' changing sensitivity to color differences...
  14. pmc Priming infants to use pattern information in an object individuation task: the role of comparison
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Dev Psychol 47:886-97. 2011
    ..These results join a growing body of research indicating the importance of comparison to category formation in infants and reveal the impact of categorization and comparison processes on object individuation in infancy...
  15. pmc Infants' reasoning about opaque and transparent occluders in an individuation task
    Teresa Wilcox
    Psychology Department, Texas A and M University, 230 Psychology Building, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Cognition 85:B1-10. 2002
    ..e. occlusion) than when they must retrieve and compare categorically distinct events (i.e. occlusion and no-occlusion)...
  16. pmc Hemodynamic changes in the infant cortex during the processing of featural and spatiotemporal information
    Teresa Wilcox
    Texas A and M University, United States
    Neuropsychologia 47:657-62. 2009
    ..The outcome of this experiment reveals early functional specialization of temporal cortex and lays the foundation for future investigation of the maturation of object processing pathways in humans...
  17. pmc Priming infants to attend to color and pattern information in an individuation task
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Cognition 90:265-302. 2004
    ..The results are discussed in terms of the kinds of experiences that can lead to increased sensitivity to surface features and the mechanisms that support feature priming in young infants...
  18. pmc Infants' ability to extract three-dimensional shape from coherent motion
    Amy Hirshkowitz
    Texas A and M University, United States Electronic address
    Infant Behav Dev 36:863-72. 2013
    ..In addition, these results demonstrate that infants' ability to extract 3D shape from coherent motion can be successfully assessed with a neuroimaging-friendly protocol, which was one of the goals of this study. ..
  19. pmc Dissociation of processing of featural and spatiotemporal information in the infant cortex
    Teresa Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Neuroimage 53:1256-63. 2010
    ..The outcome of these studies informs brain-behavior models of cognitive development and lays the foundation for systematic investigation of the functional maturation of object processing systems in the infant brain...
  20. pmc Infants' ability to use luminance information to individuate objects
    Rebecca J Woods
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Cognition 99:B43-52. 2006
    ..These results suggest that it is not the age at which infants can detect a feature, but the nature of the information carried by the feature, that determines infants' capacity to individuate objects...