Ingrid R Olson

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Visual short-term memory is not improved by training
    Ingrid R Olson
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6241, USA
    Mem Cognit 32:1326-32. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Visual working memory is impaired when the medial temporal lobe is damaged
    Ingrid R Olson
    Center for Cognitie Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 18:1087-97. 2006
  3. pmc Working memory for conjunctions relies on the medial temporal lobe
    Ingrid R Olson
    The Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 26:4596-601. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Facial attractiveness is appraised in a glance
    Ingrid R Olson
    University of Pennsylvania, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Emotion 5:498-502. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Associative learning improves visual working memory performance
    Ingrid R Olson
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 31:889-900. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Remembering "what" brings along "where" in visual working memory
    Ingrid R Olson
    University of Pennsylvania, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Percept Psychophys 67:185-94. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The Enigmatic temporal pole: a review of findings on social and emotional processing
    Ingrid R Olson
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Room B51, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6196, USA
    Brain 130:1718-31. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Preserved spatial memory over brief intervals in older adults
    Ingrid R Olson
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Psychol Aging 19:310-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Neuronal representation of occluded objects in the human brain
    Ingrid R Olson
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Neuropsychologia 42:95-104. 2004
  10. pmc Is the posterior parietal lobe involved in working memory retrieval? Evidence from patients with bilateral parietal lobe damage
    Marian E Berryhill
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Neuropsychologia 46:1775-86. 2008

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Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint Visual short-term memory is not improved by training
    Ingrid R Olson
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6241, USA
    Mem Cognit 32:1326-32. 2004
    ..We suggest that the fidelity of information held by VLTM is inferior to that of information held by VSTM and thus provides no additional benefit over what is extracted on the fly by VSTM...
  2. ncbi request reprint Visual working memory is impaired when the medial temporal lobe is damaged
    Ingrid R Olson
    Center for Cognitie Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 18:1087-97. 2006
    ..Impaired memory could not be attributed to memory load or perceptual problems. These findings suggest that the MTLs are critical for accurate visual WM...
  3. pmc Working memory for conjunctions relies on the medial temporal lobe
    Ingrid R Olson
    The Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 26:4596-601. 2006
    ..Additional analyses suggest that the hippocampus per se is critical for accurate conjunction working memory. We propose that the hippocampus is critically involved in memory for conjunctions at both short and long delays...
  4. ncbi request reprint Facial attractiveness is appraised in a glance
    Ingrid R Olson
    University of Pennsylvania, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Emotion 5:498-502. 2005
    ..Perceiving and processing beauty appear to require little attention and to bias subsequent cognitive processes. These facts may make beauty difficult to ignore, possibly leading to its importance in social evaluations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Associative learning improves visual working memory performance
    Ingrid R Olson
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 31:889-900. 2005
    ..The authors suggest that a major role of learning in VWM is to mediate which information gets retained, rather than to directly increase VWM capacity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Remembering "what" brings along "where" in visual working memory
    Ingrid R Olson
    University of Pennsylvania, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Percept Psychophys 67:185-94. 2005
    ..Taken together, these results indicate that memory for "where" influences memory for "what." We propose that there is an asymmetry in memory according to which object memory always contains location information...
  7. ncbi request reprint The Enigmatic temporal pole: a review of findings on social and emotional processing
    Ingrid R Olson
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Room B51, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6196, USA
    Brain 130:1718-31. 2007
    ..Because perceptual inputs remain segregated into dorsal (auditory), medial (olfactory) and ventral (visual) streams, the integration of emotion with perception is channel specific...
  8. ncbi request reprint Preserved spatial memory over brief intervals in older adults
    Ingrid R Olson
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Psychol Aging 19:310-7. 2004
    ..Together, these data suggest that initial encoding of spatial information for relatively small numbers of items is largely preserved in healthy older adults and that representations of spatial information persist over short intervals...
  9. ncbi request reprint Neuronal representation of occluded objects in the human brain
    Ingrid R Olson
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Neuropsychologia 42:95-104. 2004
    ..The intraparietal sulcus may be involved in predicting the location of an unseen target for future hand or eye movements...
  10. pmc Is the posterior parietal lobe involved in working memory retrieval? Evidence from patients with bilateral parietal lobe damage
    Marian E Berryhill
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Neuropsychologia 46:1775-86. 2008
    ..The observed performance dissociation suggests that the posterior parietal lobe plays a particularly vital role in working memory retrieval...
  11. pmc Bilateral parietal cortex damage does not impair associative memory for paired stimuli
    Marian E Berryhill
    Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychol 26:606-19. 2009
    ..These findings indicate that the PPC does not have a central role in association formation per se and, instead, indicate that the PPC is involved in other aspects of episodic memory...
  12. pmc The right parietal lobe is critical for visual working memory
    Marian E Berryhill
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuropsychologia 46:1767-74. 2008
    ..Deficits were found across several stimulus categories. These results provide neuropsychological support for neuroimaging results, and more generally indicate that the parietal lobe serves a general role in diverse forms of VWM...
  13. doi request reprint Shifting attention among working memory representations: testing cue type, awareness, and strategic control
    Marian E Berryhill
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 65:426-38. 2012
    ..The retro-cue was difficult to ignore, suggesting that strategic control is low. The retro-cue effect appears to be within conscious awareness but not under full strategic control...
  14. pmc True memory, false memory, and subjective recollection deficits after focal parietal lobe lesions
    David B Drowos
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Neuropsychology 24:465-75. 2010
    ..Here we assess whether parietal lobe damage affects episodic memory on a different task: the Deese-Roediger-McDermott (DRM) false-memory paradigm...
  15. pmc Robust learning of affective trait associations with faces when the hippocampus is damaged, but not when the amygdala and temporal pole are damaged
    Alexander Todorov
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:195-203. 2008
    ..All patients judged trustworthy-looking faces more positively than untrustworthy-looking faces. The findings suggest that the hippocampus is not critical for learning affective associations between traits and faces...
  16. ncbi request reprint Changes in functional connectivity of human MT/V5 with visual motion input
    Michelle Hampson
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale School of Medicine, P O Box 208043, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Neuroreport 15:1315-9. 2004
    ..When subjects were viewing motion, a more limited network was correlated with MT/V5, suggesting MT/V5 was acting in concert with a smaller network specific to the task...
  17. pmc Serial reaction time performance following right parietal lobe damage
    Marian E Berryhill
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Neuropsychol 2:509-14. 2008
    ..Two patients with the largest lesions extending into either frontal or cerebellar regions showed no learning. These data suggest that implicit sequence learning can occur despite damage to the right parietal lobe...
  18. pmc Social cognition and the anterior temporal lobes: a review and theoretical framework
    Ingrid R Olson
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, 1701 N 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 8:123-33. 2013
    ..We propose that this pattern of connectivity underlies the function of the ATL in encoding and storing emotionally tagged knowledge that is used to guide orbitofrontal-based decision processes...
  19. pmc Sensory and semantic category subdivisions within the anterior temporal lobes
    Laura M Skipper
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, United States
    Neuropsychologia 49:3419-29. 2011
    ..And lastly, the ATL contains sensory processing subdivisions that fall along superior (auditory), inferior (visual), polar (audiovisual) subdivisions...
  20. pmc A calendar savant with episodic memory impairments
    Ingrid R Olson
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Neurocase 16:208-18. 2010
    ..In this particular case, our patient's memory for dates far outstripped that of normal individuals and served as a keen retrieval cue, allowing him to access information that was otherwise unavailable...
  21. ncbi request reprint The medial temporal lobe and visual working memory: comparisons across tasks, delays, and visual similarity
    Youssef Ezzyat
    University ofPennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 8:32-40. 2008
    ..The results show that MTL damage impairs both speed and accuracy of visual working memory across tasks. We speculate that the hippocampus is generally necessary for memory encoding...
  22. pmc The parietal cortex and episodic memory: an attentional account
    Roberto Cabeza
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, B203 LSRC Building, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 9:613-25. 2008
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  23. doi request reprint The contents of visual memory are only partly under volitional control
    Ingrid R Olson
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Weiss Hall, 1701 North 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19122 6085, USA
    Mem Cognit 36:1360-9. 2008
    ..When eye movements were constrained, distractors once again intruded into memory. These findings suggest that top-down control processes are insufficient to filter the contents of visual memory...
  24. pmc At the intersection of attention and memory: the mechanistic role of the posterior parietal lobe in working memory
    Marian E Berryhill
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:1306-15. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that the PPC maintains or shifts internal attention among the representations of items in WM...
  25. pmc Similarities and differences between parietal and frontal patients in autobiographical and constructed experience tasks
    Marian E Berryhill
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:1385-93. 2010
    ..These findings provide additional constraints regarding the mechanistic role of the parietal cortex in memory...
  26. ncbi request reprint A nonmusical paradigm for identifying absolute pitch possessors
    David A Ross
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 116:1793-9. 2004
    ..Data from these groups strongly support the validity of the paradigm. The use of a nonmusical paradigm to identify AP may facilitate research into many aspects of this phenomenon...
  27. pmc Dissecting the uncinate fasciculus: disorders, controversies and a hypothesis
    Rebecca J Von Der Heide
    Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Brain 136:1692-707. 2013
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  28. doi request reprint Working memory training and transfer in older adults
    Lauren L Richmond
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:813-22. 2011
    ..Training group participants were also significantly more likely to self-report improvements in everyday attention. Our findings support the use of ecological tasks as a measure of transfer in an older adult population...
  29. pmc Impaired distance perception and size constancy following bilateral occipitoparietal damage
    Marian E Berryhill
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Exp Brain Res 194:381-93. 2009
    ..Likewise, her distance judgments in peripersonal space were more impaired than those in extrapersonal space. The patient showed partial preservation in size processing of novel objects even when familiar size cues were removed...
  30. pmc Some surprising findings on the involvement of the parietal lobe in human memory
    Ingrid R Olson
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 91:155-65. 2009
    ..We conclude by formalizing several open questions that are intended to encourage future research in this rapidly developing area of memory research...
  31. ncbi request reprint Shape-specific perceptual learning in a figure-ground segregation task
    Do Joon Yi
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Vision Res 46:914-24. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that perceptual training increases the involvement of early sensory neurons in the segmentation of trained shapes, and that successful segmentation requires perceptual skills beyond shape recognition alone...
  32. ncbi request reprint Parietal lobe and episodic memory: bilateral damage causes impaired free recall of autobiographical memory
    Marian E Berryhill
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 27:14415-23. 2007
    ..Additional tests show that it is unlikely that their free recall deficit can be explained by general mental imagery problems. In sum, the parietal lobe appears to have a critical role in recollection aspects of episodic memory...
  33. doi request reprint Improved proper name recall by electrical stimulation of the anterior temporal lobes
    Lars A Ross
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19112, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:3671-4. 2010
    ..These findings are consistent with the notion that the anterior temporal lobes are critically involved in the retrieval of people's names...
  34. pmc A selective working memory impairment after transcranial direct current stimulation to the right parietal lobe
    Marian E Berryhill
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neurosci Lett 479:312-6. 2010
    ..The results showed that cathodal stimulation selectively impaired WM on recognition trials. These data replicate and extend our previous findings of preserved WM recall and impaired WM recognition in patients with parietal lobe lesions...
  35. ncbi request reprint Amygdala hyperreactivity in borderline personality disorder: implications for emotional dysregulation
    Nelson H Donegan
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8098, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:1284-93. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that amygdala hyperreactivity contributes to hypervigilance, emotional dysregulation, and disturbed interpersonal relations in BPD...
  36. ncbi request reprint Using perfusion fMRI to measure continuous changes in neural activity with learning
    Ingrid R Olson
    Centers for Cognitive Neuroscience, CCN, and Functional Neuroimaging, CfN, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Brain Cogn 60:262-71. 2006
    ..More generally, our results show that perfusion fMRI may be applied to the study of mental operations that produce gradual changes in neural activity...
  37. pmc Improved proper name recall in aging after electrical stimulation of the anterior temporal lobes
    Lars A Ross
    Olson Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Temple University Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Front Aging Neurosci 3:16. 2011
    ..The implications of these findings for the use of tDCS as tool for rehabilitation of age-related loss of name recall are discussed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Absolute pitch does not depend on early musical training
    David A Ross
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 999:522-6. 2003
    ..We then present data from a nonmusician who nevertheless appears to possess AP. We conclude that musical training is not necessary for the development of AP...
  39. ncbi request reprint Is visual short-term memory object based? Rejection of the "strong-object" hypothesis
    Ingrid R Olson
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Percept Psychophys 64:1055-67. 2002
    ..Our results support a weak-object hypothesis of VSTM capacity that suggests that VSTM is limited by both the number of objects and the feature composition of those objects...
  40. ncbi request reprint Perceptual grouping in change detection
    Yuhong Jiang
    Department of Psychology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Percept Psychophys 66:446-53. 2004
    ..Our results suggest that some relational grouping cues are represented in change detection even when they are task irrelevant...
  41. ncbi request reprint A comparison of bound and unbound audio-visual information processing in the human cerebral cortex
    Ingrid R Olson
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale School of Medicine, Fitkin Blding, Rm F14, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 14:129-38. 2002
    ..This study extends previous results, using other sensory combinations, and other tasks, indicating involvement of the claustrum in sensory integration...
  42. pmc Individual differences in autistic trait load in the general population predict visual working memory performance
    Lauren L Richmond
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, 1701 North 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 66:1182-95. 2013
    ..Further investigation of the relation between AQ and WM using the original five-factor model proposed by Baron-Cohen and colleagues (2001) revealed an association between impoverished imagination and visual WM overall...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cortical plasticity in an early blind musician: an fMRl study
    David A Ross
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 21:821-8. 2003
    ..They extend these findings by demonstrating that cortical plasticity may underlie special musical skills as well. These data illustrate the potential value of case studies to investigate particularly rare phenotypes...
  44. pmc Social cognition and the anterior temporal lobes
    Lars A Ross
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Neuroimage 49:3452-62. 2010
    ..These findings indicate that the ATLs are part of a neuronal network supporting social cognition and that they are engaged when tasks demand access to social conceptual knowledge...
  45. pmc Anterior temporal face patches: a meta-analysis and empirical study
    Rebecca J Von Der Heide
    Department of Psychology, Temple University Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 7:17. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that face memory-sensitive patches in the human ATL are in the ventral/polar ATL...
  46. pmc The Philadelphia Face Perception Battery
    Amy L Thomas
    University of Pennsylvania, Neurology Department, United States
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 23:175-87. 2008
    ..She showed performance impairments of between 2 and 4 standard deviations on all sub-tests. The PFPB is freely available for non-commercial use...