E Awh

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oregon
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence against a central bottleneck during the attentional blink: multiple channels for configural and featural processing
    Edward Awh
    Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Cogn Psychol 48:95-126. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Top-down control over biased competition during covert spatial orienting
    Edward Awh
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1227, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 29:52-63. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Evidence for two components of object-based selection
    E Awh
    University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1227, USA
    Psychol Sci 12:329-34. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidence for split attentional foci
    E Awh
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1227, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 26:834-46. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint The anterior cingulate cortex lends a hand in response selection
    E Awh
    Edward Awh is in the Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Nat Neurosci 2:853-4. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Resolving visual interference during covert spatial orienting: online attentional control through static records of prior visual experience
    Edward Awh
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, 97403, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 134:192-206. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceptual expertise enhances the resolution but not the number of representations in working memory
    Miranda Scolari
    University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 15:215-22. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Rehearsal in spatial working memory
    E Awh
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 24:780-90. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Visual working memory represents a fixed number of items regardless of complexity
    Edward Awh
    University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:622-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Spatial attention, preview, and popout: which factors influence critical spacing in crowded displays?
    Miranda Scolari
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
    J Vis 7:7.1-23. 2007

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence against a central bottleneck during the attentional blink: multiple channels for configural and featural processing
    Edward Awh
    Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Cogn Psychol 48:95-126. 2004
    ..These results suggest that all stimuli do not compete for access to a single resource for visual perception. We propose a multi-channel account of interference in the AB paradigm...
  2. ncbi request reprint Top-down control over biased competition during covert spatial orienting
    Edward Awh
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1227, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 29:52-63. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Evidence for two components of object-based selection
    E Awh
    University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1227, USA
    Psychol Sci 12:329-34. 2001
    ..The latter effect replicates the initial evidence in favor of object-based selection, and can be demonstrated even when the relevant targets are cued after the offset of the target stimuli...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidence for split attentional foci
    E Awh
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1227, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 26:834-46. 2000
    ..Experiments 4 and 4a suggest that the primary mechanism supporting the flexible deployment of spatial attention is the suppression of interference from stimuli at unattended locations...
  5. ncbi request reprint The anterior cingulate cortex lends a hand in response selection
    E Awh
    Edward Awh is in the Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Nat Neurosci 2:853-4. 1999
    ..The anterior cingulate cortex is involved in decisions between conflicting response tendencies. This executive function seems to involve separate pathways for manual and verbal responses...
  6. ncbi request reprint Resolving visual interference during covert spatial orienting: online attentional control through static records of prior visual experience
    Edward Awh
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, 97403, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 134:192-206. 2005
    ..Thus, static probability maps can provide an internal template that guides the resolution of visual interference as spatial attention traverses the visual field...
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceptual expertise enhances the resolution but not the number of representations in working memory
    Miranda Scolari
    University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 15:215-22. 2008
    ..These results clarify the effects of perceptual expertise in working memory and support recent suggestions that number and resolution represent distinct facets of working memory ability...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rehearsal in spatial working memory
    E Awh
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 24:780-90. 1998
    ..It is argued that these results implicate selective spatial attention as a rehearsal mechanism for spatial working memory...
  9. ncbi request reprint Visual working memory represents a fixed number of items regardless of complexity
    Edward Awh
    University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:622-8. 2007
    ..Finally, a correlational analysis suggested a two-factor model of working memory ability, in which the number and resolution of representations in working memory correspond to distinct dimensions of memory ability...
  10. ncbi request reprint Spatial attention, preview, and popout: which factors influence critical spacing in crowded displays?
    Miranda Scolari
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
    J Vis 7:7.1-23. 2007
    ..These disparate results indicate that attention improves target discrimination in crowded displays in a qualitatively different manner than do the other factors...
  11. doi request reprint The elusive link between conflict and conflict adaptation
    Ulrich Mayr
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Psychol Res 73:794-802. 2009
    ..Based on the evidence of a weak link between conflict and conflict adaptation, we argue that a wider range of possible reasons for conflict adaptation effects needs to be taken into consideration...
  12. pmc Discrete resource allocation in visual working memory
    Brian Barton
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 35:1359-67. 2009
    ..Thus, resources in visual working memory are distributed in a discrete slot-based fashion, even when interitem variations in complexity motivate an asymmetrical division of resources across items...
  13. ncbi request reprint The bouncer in the brain
    Edward Awh
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:5-6. 2008
    ..A new functional imaging study suggests that the basal ganglia act as this filter because activity in this region before stimulus presentation was inversely correlated with unnecessary storage...
  14. ncbi request reprint Conflict adaptation effects in the absence of executive control
    Ulrich Mayr
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Nat Neurosci 6:450-2. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint PET evidence for an amodal verbal working memory system
    E H Schumacher
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Neuroimage 3:79-88. 1996
    ..These results correspond well with previous research and suggest that verbal working memory is modality independent and is mediated by a circuit involving frontal, parietal, and cerebellar mechanisms...
  16. ncbi request reprint Interactions between attention and working memory
    E Awh
    University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Neuroscience 139:201-8. 2006
    ..Thus, although it is clear that these processes are closely intertwined, the nature of these interactions depends upon the specific variety of attention or working memory that is considered...
  17. ncbi request reprint Visual and oculomotor selection: links, causes and implications for spatial attention
    Edward Awh
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 10:124-30. 2006
    ..Taken together, all of the recent work suggests how visual and oculomotor signals are integrated to simultaneously select the visual attributes of targets and the saccades needed to fixate them...
  18. doi request reprint Experience-dependent changes in the topography of visual crowding
    KRISTIN WILLIAMSON
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
    J Vis 9:15.1-9. 2009
    ....
  19. pmc Spatially global representations in human primary visual cortex during working memory maintenance
    Edward F Ester
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    J Neurosci 29:15258-65. 2009
    ..This spatially global recruitment may enhance memory precision by facilitating robust population coding of the stored information...
  20. ncbi request reprint The where and how of attention-based rehearsal in spatial working memory
    B R Postle
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 20:194-205. 2004
    ..No frontal regions (including frontal eye fields) demonstrated lateralized activity consistent with a role in attention-based rehearsal...
  21. pmc Discrete capacity limits in visual working memory
    Keisuke Fukuda
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 20:177-82. 2010
    ..In this article, we will review recent neurobiological and behavioral evidence that has helped shape the debate regarding one of the more central mechanisms in cognitive neuroscience...
  22. pmc Stimulus-specific delay activity in human primary visual cortex
    John T Serences
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:207-14. 2009
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Preparatory activity in visual cortex indexes distractor suppression during covert spatial orienting
    John T Serences
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    J Neurophysiol 92:3538-45. 2004
    ..This finding directly links cue-evoked preparatory activity in visual cortex with a distractor suppression component of visual selective attention...

Research Grants2

  1. Low-Level Constraints on High-Level Selection
    Edward Awh; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proposed project promises a bridge between lower-level perceptual/attentional processes and executive processes as well as answers to the important question of age differences in executive control. ..
  2. Impaired Resolution of Perceptual Interference as an Endophenotype of ADHD
    Edward Awh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..e., spatial, temporal or spectral) provide the best analog to the spatial dimension that determines interference in the visual domain. ..