Tad T Brunye

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Abstract spatial concept priming dynamically influences real-world actions
    Sarah M Tower-Richardi
    Cognitive Science Team, U S Army NSRDEC Natick, MA, USA Department of Psychology, Tufts University Medford, MA, USA
    Front Psychol 3:361. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The fabric of thought: priming tactile properties during reading influences direct tactile perception
    Tad T Brunye
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University
    Cogn Sci 36:1449-67. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Happiness by association: breadth of free association influences affective states
    Tad T Brunye
    U S Army NSRDEC, Cognitive Science, Natick, MA, USA
    Cognition 127:93-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Body-specific representations of spatial location
    Tad T Brunye
    US Army NSRDEC, Cognitive Science, Natick, MA, United States
    Cognition 123:229-39. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Caffeine enhances real-world language processing: evidence from a proofreading task
    Tad T Brunye
    Cognitive Science Team, U S Army NSRDEC, 15 Kansas Street, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    J Exp Psychol Appl 18:95-108. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Extended experience benefits spatial mental model development with route but not survey descriptions
    Tad T Brunye
    US Army RDECOM, AMSRD NSC WS P, Kansas St, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 127:340-54. 2008
  7. doi request reprint You heard it here first: readers mentally simulate described sounds
    Tad T Brunye
    U S Army NSRDEC, Cognitive Science, Natick, MA, USA
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 135:209-15. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Moving through imagined space: Mentally simulating locomotion during spatial description reading
    Tad T Brunye
    Tufts University, Department of Psychology, Medford, MA, United States
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 134:110-24. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Representational flexibility and specificity following spatial descriptions of real-world environments
    Tad T Brunye
    US Army NSRDEC, Attn AMSRD NSC WS P, Consumer Research and Cognitive Science, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Cognition 108:418-43. 2008
  10. doi request reprint When you and I share perspectives: pronouns modulate perspective taking during narrative comprehension
    Tad T Brunye
    U S Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:27-32. 2009

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc Abstract spatial concept priming dynamically influences real-world actions
    Sarah M Tower-Richardi
    Cognitive Science Team, U S Army NSRDEC Natick, MA, USA Department of Psychology, Tufts University Medford, MA, USA
    Front Psychol 3:361. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint The fabric of thought: priming tactile properties during reading influences direct tactile perception
    Tad T Brunye
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University
    Cogn Sci 36:1449-67. 2012
    ..Results are discussed with regard to the nature and scope of multimodal mental simulation during reading...
  3. doi request reprint Happiness by association: breadth of free association influences affective states
    Tad T Brunye
    U S Army NSRDEC, Cognitive Science, Natick, MA, USA
    Cognition 127:93-8. 2013
    ..These findings carry implications for theories positing interactions between brain areas mediating associative processing and affect, and may hold promise for enhancing affect in clinical contexts...
  4. doi request reprint Body-specific representations of spatial location
    Tad T Brunye
    US Army NSRDEC, Cognitive Science, Natick, MA, United States
    Cognition 123:229-39. 2012
    ..e., zoomed in); they did not. Overall we support the hypothesis that handedness affects the coding of affective information, and better specify the scope and nature of body-specific effects on spatial memory...
  5. doi request reprint Caffeine enhances real-world language processing: evidence from a proofreading task
    Tad T Brunye
    Cognitive Science Team, U S Army NSRDEC, 15 Kansas Street, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    J Exp Psychol Appl 18:95-108. 2012
    ..Implications for understanding the relationships between caffeine consumption and real-world cognitive functioning are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Extended experience benefits spatial mental model development with route but not survey descriptions
    Tad T Brunye
    US Army RDECOM, AMSRD NSC WS P, Kansas St, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 127:340-54. 2008
    ..Results are discussed with regard to developmental, discourse processing, and spatial mental model theory...
  7. doi request reprint You heard it here first: readers mentally simulate described sounds
    Tad T Brunye
    U S Army NSRDEC, Cognitive Science, Natick, MA, USA
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 135:209-15. 2010
    ..Mentally simulating described events is not limited to visual and action-based modalities, further demonstrating the multimodal nature of the perceptual symbols spontaneously activated during reading...
  8. doi request reprint Moving through imagined space: Mentally simulating locomotion during spatial description reading
    Tad T Brunye
    Tufts University, Department of Psychology, Medford, MA, United States
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 134:110-24. 2010
    ..Taken together these results demonstrate that route description readers mentally simulate a journey through a described world, and these simulations and the resulting spatial memories can be guided by auditory information...
  9. doi request reprint Representational flexibility and specificity following spatial descriptions of real-world environments
    Tad T Brunye
    US Army NSRDEC, Attn AMSRD NSC WS P, Consumer Research and Cognitive Science, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Cognition 108:418-43. 2008
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  10. doi request reprint When you and I share perspectives: pronouns modulate perspective taking during narrative comprehension
    Tad T Brunye
    U S Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:27-32. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Emotional state and local versus global spatial memory
    Tad T Brunye
    Tufts University, Department of Psychology, 490 Boston Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 130:138-46. 2009
    ..The present study is the first investigation of emotional effects on spatial memory, and has implications for theories of emotion and spatial cognition...
  12. doi request reprint Simulating an enactment effect: Pronouns guide action simulation during narrative comprehension
    Tali Ditman
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA, USA
    Cognition 115:172-8. 2010
    ..Results demonstrate that readers spontaneously mentally simulate actions during language comprehension and take different mental perspectives, even when doing so is not necessary to perform the task...
  13. doi request reprint Acute caffeine consumption enhances the executive control of visual attention in habitual consumers
    Tad T Brunye
    US Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, Kansas St, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Brain Cogn 74:186-92. 2010
    ..These results carry implications for the theorized interactions between caffeine, adenosine and dopamine in brain regions mediating visual attention...
  14. doi request reprint Caffeine-induced physiological arousal accentuates global processing biases
    Caroline R Mahoney
    Tufts University, Department of Psychology, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 99:59-65. 2011
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  15. doi request reprint Caffeine modulates attention network function
    Tad T Brunye
    US Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, United States
    Brain Cogn 72:181-8. 2010
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Keeping your eyes on the prize: anger and visual attention to threats and rewards
    Brett Q Ford
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Ave, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:1098-105. 2010
    ..These findings demonstrate that anger increases attention to potential rewards and suggest that the effects of emotions on visual attention are motivationally driven...
  17. doi request reprint Up north and down south: implicit associations between topography and cardinal direction
    Tad T Brunye
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA, USA
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 65:1880-94. 2012
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  18. doi request reprint Acute exercise increases oxygenated and deoxygenated hemoglobin in the prefrontal cortex
    Grace E Giles
    aDepartment of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford bCognitive Science Team, US Army NSRDEC, Natick, Massachusetts cDepartment of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Neuroreport 25:1320-5. 2014
    ..The present results add to the growing body of literature showing that at submaximal levels, increasing exercise intensities reliably promote prefrontal cerebral oxygenation. ..
  19. doi request reprint North is up(hill): route planning heuristics in real-world environments
    Tad T Brunye
    U S Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, Natick, Massachusetts, USA
    Mem Cognit 38:700-12. 2010
    ..S. cities. Results are discussed with regard to predicting wayfinding behavior, the mental simulation of action, and theories of spatial cognition and navigation...
  20. doi request reprint Differential cognitive effects of energy drink ingredients: caffeine, taurine, and glucose
    Grace E Giles
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 102:569-77. 2012
    ..Caffeine, not taurine or glucose, is likely responsible for reported changes in cognitive performance following consumption of energy drinks, especially in caffeine-withdrawn habitual caffeine consumers...
  21. doi request reprint Metacognitive monitoring in visuospatial working memory
    Ayanna K Thomas
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Psychol Aging 27:1099-110. 2012
    ..The present study is the first to demonstrate both age-deficits and age-equivalence in metacognitive prediction accuracy within a working memory paradigm...
  22. doi request reprint Increasing breadth of semantic associations with left frontopolar direct current brain stimulation: a role for individual differences
    Tad T Brunye
    aUS Army Natick Soldier Research, Development, and Engineering Center, Natick bDepartment of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, USA
    Neuroreport 26:296-301. 2015
    ..They also provide novel evidence that individual differences in creative potential may modulate the influence of brain stimulation on the breadth of generated semantic associations. ..
  23. doi request reprint Horizontal saccadic eye movements enhance the retrieval of landmark shape and location information
    Tad T Brunye
    US Army Natick Soldier Research, Development, and Engineering Center, Kansas St, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Brain Cogn 70:279-88. 2009
    ..These results support recent work suggesting increased interhemispheric brain activity induced by bilateral horizontal eye movements, and extend this literature to the encoding and retrieval of landmark shape and location information...
  24. doi request reprint When going the right way is hard to do: distinct phases of action compatibility in spatial knowledge development
    Qi Wang
    Tufts University, 490 Boston Ave, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 139:449-57. 2012
    ..From these results, we infer that perceptuo-motor associations build with time and experience and can play an integral role in retrieval from well-developed spatial representations...
  25. doi request reprint Where did it come from, where do you go? Direction sources influence navigation decisions during spatial uncertainty
    Tad T Brunye
    a Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA, USA
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 68:585-607. 2015
    ..We discuss these results within the context of spatial decision-making theory and consider implications for the design and development of landmark-inclusive navigation systems. ..
  26. doi request reprint Mitigating cutaneous sensation differences during tDCS: comparing sham versus low intensity control conditions
    Tad T Brunye
    US Army Natick Soldier Research, Development, and Engineering Center, RDNS SEW THC, 15 Kansas St, Natick, MA, USA Tufts University, Department of Psychology, 490 Boston Ave, Medford, MA, USA Electronic address
    Brain Stimul 7:832-5. 2014
    ..Cutaneous sensations at electrode sites during the administration of direct current brain stimulation may inadvertently influence participants' subjective experience and task performance...
  27. pmc Stress effects on mood, HPA axis, and autonomic response: comparison of three psychosocial stress paradigms
    Grace E Giles
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e113618. 2014
    ..In this way, the TSST would allow the investigator a longer window to administer tasks of interest. ..
  28. doi request reprint Direct current brain stimulation enhances navigation efficiency in individuals with low spatial sense of direction
    Tad T Brunye
    aUS Army Natick Soldier Research, Development, and Engineering Center, Natick bDepartment of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, USA
    Neuroreport 25:1175-9. 2014
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  29. pmc Get in my belly: food preferences trigger approach and avoidant postural asymmetries
    Tad T Brunye
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States of America Cognitive Science, United States Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, Natick, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e72432. 2013
    ..Results carry implications for two-factor (homeostatic versus hedonic) neurobehavioral theories of hunger and appetitive motivation, and carry applied clinical implications for the measurement and management of abnormal eating behavior. ..
  30. pmc Getting a grip on memory: unilateral hand clenching alters episodic recall
    Ruth E Propper
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e62474. 2013
    ..Results supported the HERA model. Also supported was that simple unilateral hand clenching can be used as a means by which the functional specializations of the cerebral hemispheres can be investigated in intact humans...
  31. doi request reprint Variable transmission lens influences on the dynamics of pupillary light reflexes
    Tad T Brunye
    a Cognitive Science Team, RDNS WSH S, United States Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Ergonomics 56:1745-53. 2013
    ..Critically, automatically transitioning between low- and high-light filtering reduced the magnitude (approximately 0.2 mm) and duration (approximately 360 ms) of the pupillary response relative to constant low-light filtering. ..
  32. pmc High and Mighty: Implicit Associations between Space and Social Status
    Stephanie A Gagnon
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University Medford, MA, USA
    Front Psychol 2:259. 2011
    ..These associations may prove influential in guiding daily judgments and actions...
  33. doi request reprint Negative emotional valence is associated with non-right-handedness and increased imbalance of hemispheric activation as measured by tympanic membrane temperature
    Ruth E Propper
    Department of Psychology, Merrimack College, North Andover, MA 01845, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:691-4. 2010
    ..These findings offer the possibility of an exceptionally simple measure that may, in conjunction with more established techniques, offer valuable diagnostic information, particularly for disorders involving anger/hostility...