Thomas W James

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ventral occipital lesions impair object recognition but not object-directed grasping: an fMRI study
    Thomas W James
    Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Brain 126:2463-75. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceiving object motion using vision and touch
    Thomas W James
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 4:201-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Neural synergy between kinetic vision and touch
    Randolph Blake
    Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:397-402. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Generating complex three-dimensional stimuli (Greebles) for haptic expertise training
    Thomas W James
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Behav Res Methods 37:353-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Auditory and action semantic features activate sensory-specific perceptual brain regions
    Thomas W James
    Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, Psychology Department, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Curr Biol 13:1792-6. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Brain areas engaged during visual judgments by involuntary access to novel semantic information
    Thomas W James
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, 111 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Vision Res 44:429-39. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of viewpoint on object-driven activation in dorsal and ventral streams
    Thomas W James
    CIHR Group on Action and Perception, Psychology Department, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Neuron 35:793-801. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Superadditive BOLD activation in superior temporal sulcus with threshold non-speech objects
    Ryan A Stevenson
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, 1101 East Tenth Street, Room 293, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Exp Brain Res 179:85-95. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Haptic face identification activates ventral occipital and temporal areas: an fMRI study
    Andrea R Kilgour
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont, Canada K7L 3N6
    Brain Cogn 59:246-57. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Haptic study of three-dimensional objects activates extrastriate visual areas
    Thomas W James
    CIHR Group for Action and Perception, Psychology Department, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 40:1706-14. 2002

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Ventral occipital lesions impair object recognition but not object-directed grasping: an fMRI study
    Thomas W James
    Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Brain 126:2463-75. 2003
    ..F.'s visual form agnosia is associated with extensive damage to the ventral stream, and that her spared visuomotor skills are associated with visual processing in the dorsal stream...
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceiving object motion using vision and touch
    Thomas W James
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 4:201-7. 2004
    ..Visual and tactile inputs can sometimes be fused to form a coherent percept of object motion but, when they are in extreme conflict, can also remain independent...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neural synergy between kinetic vision and touch
    Randolph Blake
    Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:397-402. 2004
    ..Considered together, our results show that the brain draws on somatosensory information to resolve visual conflict...
  4. ncbi request reprint Generating complex three-dimensional stimuli (Greebles) for haptic expertise training
    Thomas W James
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Behav Res Methods 37:353-8. 2005
    ..Differences between these object creation techniques and their impact on perceptual expertise training are discussed. The full set of these stimuli may be downloaded from www.psychonomic.org/archive/...
  5. ncbi request reprint Auditory and action semantic features activate sensory-specific perceptual brain regions
    Thomas W James
    Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, Psychology Department, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Curr Biol 13:1792-6. 2003
    ..g., hops). These findings support the theory that knowledge is grounded in perception...
  6. ncbi request reprint Brain areas engaged during visual judgments by involuntary access to novel semantic information
    Thomas W James
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, 111 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Vision Res 44:429-39. 2004
    ..The brain regions involved have been implicated in semantic processing, thus recently acquired semantics activate a similar network to semantics learned over a lifetime...
  7. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of viewpoint on object-driven activation in dorsal and ventral streams
    Thomas W James
    CIHR Group on Action and Perception, Psychology Department, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Neuron 35:793-801. 2002
    ..The difference in the pattern of priming-related activation in the two areas may reflect the respective roles of the ventral and dorsal streams in object recognition and object-directed action...
  8. ncbi request reprint Superadditive BOLD activation in superior temporal sulcus with threshold non-speech objects
    Ryan A Stevenson
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, 1101 East Tenth Street, Room 293, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Exp Brain Res 179:85-95. 2007
    ..Our findings suggest that the properties of the BOLD signal do not limit our ability to detect and define sites of integration using stringent criteria...
  9. ncbi request reprint Haptic face identification activates ventral occipital and temporal areas: an fMRI study
    Andrea R Kilgour
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont, Canada K7L 3N6
    Brain Cogn 59:246-57. 2005
    ..We further speculate that left fusiform gyrus may be recruited more for facemasks than for control objects because of the increased need for sequential processing by the haptic system...
  10. ncbi request reprint Haptic study of three-dimensional objects activates extrastriate visual areas
    Thomas W James
    CIHR Group for Action and Perception, Psychology Department, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 40:1706-14. 2002
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that the object-representation systems of the ventral visual pathway are exploited for haptic object perception...
  11. ncbi request reprint Letter processing in the visual system: different activation patterns for single letters and strings
    Karin H James
    Psychology Department, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 5:452-66. 2005
    ..An important conclusion is that the processing of nonpronounceable letter strings cannot be assumed to be equivalent to single-letter perception...
  12. ncbi request reprint The influence of familiarity on brain activation during haptic exploration of 3-D facemasks
    Thomas W James
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, 1101 E 10th Street, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Neurosci Lett 397:269-73. 2006
    ..A group analysis contrasting familiar and unfamiliar facemasks found that the left fusiform gyrus produced greater activation with familiar facemasks...
  13. ncbi request reprint Repetition-induced changes in BOLD response reflect accumulation of neural activity
    Thomas W James
    Psychology Department, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:37-46. 2006
    ..Enhanced activation and the improved behavioral performance usually associated with priming are both explained by a shift in peak latency of the population neural activity elicited during identification...
  14. ncbi request reprint Affective auditory stimuli: characterization of the International Affective Digitized Sounds (IADS) by discrete emotional categories
    Ryan A Stevenson
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Behav Res Methods 40:315-21. 2008
    ..Related materials may be downloaded from the Psychonomic Society Web archive at www.psychonomic.org/archive...