S J Luck

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Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Multiple mechanisms of visual-spatial attention: recent evidence from human electrophysiology
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Behav Brain Res 71:113-23. 1995
  2. ncbi request reprint Bridging the gap between monkey neurophysiology and human perception: an ambiguity resolution theory of visual selective attention
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Cogn Psychol 33:64-87. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint The capacity of visual working memory for features and conjunctions
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Nature 390:279-81. 1997
  4. pmc On the role of selective attention in visual perception
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, 11 Seashore Hall E, Iowa City, IA 52242 1407, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95:825-30. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Direct and indirect integration of event-related potentials, functional magnetic resonance images, and single-unit recordings
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 8:115-201. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint What variety of attention is automatically captured by peripheral cues?
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Percept Psychophys 61:1424-35. 1999
  7. pmc A dynamic neural field model of visual working memory and change detection
    Jeffrey S Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:568-77. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Visual working memory as the substrate for mental rotation
    Joo seok Hyun
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:154-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological evidence for a postperceptual locus of suppression during the attentional blink
    E K Vogel
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 24:1656-74. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Storage of features, conjunctions and objects in visual working memory
    E K Vogel
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 27:92-114. 2001

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Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Multiple mechanisms of visual-spatial attention: recent evidence from human electrophysiology
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Behav Brain Res 71:113-23. 1995
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Bridging the gap between monkey neurophysiology and human perception: an ambiguity resolution theory of visual selective attention
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Cogn Psychol 33:64-87. 1997
    ..These human electrophysiological results provide a bridge between cognitive-level theories of visual attention and the behavior of individual neurons in visual cortex...
  3. ncbi request reprint The capacity of visual working memory for features and conjunctions
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Nature 390:279-81. 1997
    ....
  4. pmc On the role of selective attention in visual perception
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, 11 Seashore Hall E, Iowa City, IA 52242 1407, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95:825-30. 1998
    ..Evidence for this hypothesis is provided by two experiments showing that attention-as measured electrophysiologically-is allocated to visual search targets only under conditions that would be expected to lead to ambiguous neural coding...
  5. ncbi request reprint Direct and indirect integration of event-related potentials, functional magnetic resonance images, and single-unit recordings
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 8:115-201. 1999
    ..At present, neither approach is entirely satisfactory, and the integration of different measures of neural activity, therefore, requires a combination of direct and indirect approaches...
  6. ncbi request reprint What variety of attention is automatically captured by peripheral cues?
    S J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Percept Psychophys 61:1424-35. 1999
    ..The capture of attention by a nonpredictive peripheral cue thus appears to influence both perceptual resource allocation and postperceptual decision processes...
  7. pmc A dynamic neural field model of visual working memory and change detection
    Jeffrey S Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:568-77. 2009
    ..These findings place strong constraints on models addressing the nature of visual working memory and its underlying mechanisms...
  8. ncbi request reprint Visual working memory as the substrate for mental rotation
    Joo seok Hyun
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:154-8. 2007
    ..More broadly, the nature of the information being stored--not the nature of the operations performed on this information--may determine which subsystem stores the information...
  9. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological evidence for a postperceptual locus of suppression during the attentional blink
    E K Vogel
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 24:1656-74. 1998
    ..Results indicate that the attentional blink reflects an impairment in a postperceptual stage of processing...
  10. ncbi request reprint Storage of features, conjunctions and objects in visual working memory
    E K Vogel
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 27:92-114. 2001
    ..Thus, the capacity of visual working memory must be understood in terms of integrated objects rather than individual features...
  11. ncbi request reprint The visual N1 component as an index of a discrimination process
    E K Vogel
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Psychophysiology 37:190-203. 2000
    ..Instead, the results of this study are consistent with the hypothesis that the visual N1 component reflects the operation of a discrimination process within the focus of attention...
  12. ncbi request reprint Delayed working memory consolidation during the attentional blink
    Edward K Vogel
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 9:739-43. 2002
    ..These results are consistent with a fundamental limit on the consolidation of information in working memory...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pushing around the locus of selection: evidence for the flexible-selection hypothesis
    Edward K Vogel
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, 97403 1227, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1907-22. 2005
    ..Thus, attention operates to select relevant information at whatever stage or stages of processing are overloaded by a particular stimulus-task combination...
  14. ncbi request reprint Visual search remains efficient when visual working memory is full
    G F Woodman
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Psychol Sci 12:219-24. 2001
    ..These results suggest that visual search requires minimal visual working memory resources, a conclusion that is inconsistent with theories that propose a close link between attention and working memory...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of visual-spatial attention: resource allocation or uncertainty reduction?
    S J Luck
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego 92093 0608, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 22:725-37. 1996
    ..These cue validity effects were observed under a broad range of conditions, including central and peripheral cuing, but were absent at very short cue-target delay intervals...
  16. pmc Attention effects during visual short-term memory maintenance: protection or prioritization?
    Michi Matsukura
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1407, USA
    Percept Psychophys 69:1422-34. 2007
    ..The results of the experiments were consistent with the first of these possibilities, suggesting that attention can serve to protect VSTM representations while they are being maintained...
  17. ncbi request reprint Implicit memory influences the allocation of attention in visual cortex
    Jeffrey S Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1407, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:834-9. 2007
    ..We suggest that this guidance of attention by implicit memory is important in the natural environment because it allows environmental regularities to influence perception without the intervention of limited-capacity conscious processes...
  18. pmc Understanding the function of visual short-term memory: transsaccadic memory, object correspondence, and gaze correction
    Andrew Hollingworth
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1407, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 137:163-81. 2008
    ..These findings demonstrate that VSTM plays a direct role in a fundamentally important aspect of visually guided behavior, and they suggest the existence of previously unknown links between VSTM representations and the occulomotor system...
  19. pmc The role of attention in the maintenance of feature bindings in visual short-term memory
    Jeffrey S Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1407, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 34:41-55. 2008
    ..Contrary to this proposal, it was found that memory for bindings and memory for features were equally impaired by the search task...
  20. pmc Establishing object correspondence across eye movements: Flexible use of spatiotemporal and surface feature information
    Ashleigh M Richard
    Department of Psychology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Cognition 109:66-88. 2008
    ..These data argue against a special role for spatiotemporal information in object correspondence, indicating instead that the visual system can flexibly use multiple sources of relevant information...
  21. pmc The role of visual working memory (VWM) in the control of gaze during visual search
    Andrew Hollingworth
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1407, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 71:936-49. 2009
    ....
  22. pmc Continuous perception and graded categorization: electrophysiological evidence for a linear relationship between the acoustic signal and perceptual encoding of speech
    Joseph C Toscano
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:1532-40. 2010
    ..Thus, at perceptual levels, acoustic information is encoded continuously, independently of phonological information. Further, at phonological levels, fine-grained acoustic differences are preserved along with category information...
  23. ncbi request reprint Visual search is slowed when visuospatial working memory is occupied
    Geoffrey F Woodman
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Wilson Hall, 111 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37240 1103, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 11:269-74. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that common mechanisms are used to process information during difficult visual search tasks and to maintain spatial information in working memory...
  24. ncbi request reprint The development of visual short-term memory capacity in infants
    Shannon Ross-Sheehy
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Child Dev 74:1807-22. 2003
    ..Thus, visual short-term memory capacity increases significantly across the first year of life...
  25. ncbi request reprint Perceptual organization influences visual working memory
    Geoffrey F Woodman
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1407, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 10:80-7. 2003
    ..Thus, objects that are grouped together tend to be stored together, indicating that bottom-up perceptual organization influences the storage of information in visual working memory...
  26. ncbi request reprint The time course of consolidation in visual working memory
    Edward K Vogel
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1277, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 32:1436-51. 2006
    ..The rate of consolidation was approximately 50 ms per item, which is considerably faster than previous proposals...
  27. ncbi request reprint Serial deployment of attention during visual search
    Geoffrey F Woodman
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 29:121-38. 2003
    ..These findings support models of attention that posit serial processing in demanding visual search tasks...
  28. ncbi request reprint Rapid development of feature binding in visual short-term memory
    Lisa M Oakes
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:781-7. 2006
    ..Thus, the ability to bind features and the ability to store multiple objects may both depend on a process that is mediated by posterior parietal cortex and is perhaps related to focused attention...
  29. ncbi request reprint The speed of visual attention in schizophrenia: electrophysiological and behavioral evidence
    Steven J Luck
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242 1407, USA
    Schizophr Res 85:174-95. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Voluntazy and automatic attentional control of visual working memory
    Brandon K Schmidt
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Percept Psychophys 64:754-63. 2002
    ..An additional experiment using the abrupt-onset paradigm of Yantis and Jonides (1984) yielded similar results. Thus, visual transients may automatically influence the transfer of perceptual representations into visual working memory...
  31. pmc The role of working memory representations in the control of attention
    Geoffrey F Woodman
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37240 1103, USA
    Cereb Cortex 17:i118-24. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Dissociations among attention, perception, and awareness during object-substitution masking
    Geoffrey F Woodman
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    Psychol Sci 14:605-11. 2003
    ..These findings support the object-substitution hypothesis and provide new evidence that perception, attention, and awareness can be dissociated...
  33. pmc Discrete fixed-resolution representations in visual working memory
    Weiwei Zhang
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Nature 453:233-5. 2008
    ..Memory resolution varied over a narrow range that cannot be explained in terms of a general resource pool but can be well explained by a small set of discrete, fixed-resolution representations...
  34. pmc Do the contents of visual working memory automatically influence attentional selection during visual search?
    Geoffrey F Woodman
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 33:363-77. 2007
    ..Thus, the contents of working memory can be used in a flexible manner for facilitation or inhibition of processing...
  35. ncbi request reprint Attention to features precedes attention to locations in visual search: evidence from electromagnetic brain responses in humans
    Jens Max Hopf
    Department of Neurology II, Otto von Guericke University, D 39120 Magdeburg, Germany
    J Neurosci 24:1822-32. 2004
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Localizing visual discrimination processes in time and space
    Jens Max Hopf
    Department of Neurology II, Otto von Guericke University, D 39120 Magdeburg, Germany
    J Neurophysiol 88:2088-95. 2002
    ..These findings indicate that the earliest measurable correlates of discriminative operations in the visual system appear as neural activity in circumscribed regions of the ventral processing stream...
  37. pmc The translation of cognitive paradigms for patient research
    Steven J Luck
    Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, CA 95618, USA
    Schizophr Bull 34:629-44. 2008
    ..Finally, we present examples of 2 experiments, one of which exemplifies our recommendations regarding measurement issues and was a success and one of which was a painful but informative failure...
  38. ncbi request reprint Impaired control of visual attention in schizophrenia
    Rebecca L Fuller
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:266-75. 2006
    ..This pattern of results indicates that the primary impairment of attention in schizophrenia lies in the control of attention and not in the selection processes that operate once attention has been directed to an object...
  39. pmc The construct of attention in schizophrenia
    Steven J Luck
    University of California at Davis, Davis, California, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 64:34-9. 2008
    ....
  40. pmc Impaired top-down control of visual search in schizophrenia
    James M Gold
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, PO Box 21247, Baltimore, Maryland 21228, United States
    Schizophr Res 94:148-55. 2007
    ..These results extend prior studies that have focused on aspects of executive control in complex tasks and suggest that a similar underlying deficit may also impact the performance of perceptual systems...
  41. ncbi request reprint Understanding awareness: one step closer
    Steven J Luck
    Nat Neurosci 7:208-9. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Intact attentional control of working memory encoding in schizophrenia
    James M Gold
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:658-73. 2006
    ..These findings indicate that attention is not globally impaired in SC and make it possible to delineate more precisely the nature of the specific impairment of attention in this disorder...
  43. ncbi request reprint Working memory for visual features and conjunctions in schizophrenia
    James M Gold
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21228, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:61-71. 2003
    ..Thus, the WM impairment in schizophrenia appears to be a consequence of attentional deficits rather than a reduction in storage capacity...
  44. ncbi request reprint The neural site of attention matches the spatial scale of perception
    Jens Max Hopf
    Department of Neurology II, Otto von Guericke University, D 39120 Magdeburg, Germany
    J Neurosci 26:3532-40. 2006
    ....