MARVIN CHUN

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Types and tokens in visual processing: a double dissociation between the attentional blink and repetition blindness
    M M Chun
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 23:738-55. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Temporal binding errors are redistributed by the attentional blink
    M M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Percept Psychophys 59:1191-9. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Contextual cueing: implicit learning and memory of visual context guides spatial attention
    M M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Cogn Psychol 36:28-71. 1998
  4. doi request reprint Visual working memory as visual attention sustained internally over time
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:1407-9. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Interactions between attention and memory
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University Box 208205, 2 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 17:177-84. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced amnesia impairs implicit relational memory
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 9:355-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint A taxonomy of external and internal attention
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 62:73-101. 2011
  8. pmc Memory: enduring traces of perceptual and reflective attention
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Neuron 72:520-35. 2011
  9. pmc Selecting and perceiving multiple visual objects
    Yaoda Xu
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 780, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 13:167-74. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Attentional modulation of learning-related repetition attenuation effects in human parahippocampal cortex
    Do Joon Yi
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Neurosci 25:3593-600. 2005

Research Grants

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Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Types and tokens in visual processing: a double dissociation between the attentional blink and repetition blindness
    M M Chun
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 23:738-55. 1997
    ..The implications of the double dissociation between AB and RB for theories of visual processing are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Temporal binding errors are redistributed by the attentional blink
    M M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Percept Psychophys 59:1191-9. 1997
    ..Intrusion errors in RSVP tasks reflect internal capacity limitations for binding independent features. The present results support a two-stage model of RSVP target processing...
  3. ncbi request reprint Contextual cueing: implicit learning and memory of visual context guides spatial attention
    M M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Cogn Psychol 36:28-71. 1998
    ..The results show how implicit learning and memory of visual context can guide spatial attention towards task-relevant aspects of a scene...
  4. doi request reprint Visual working memory as visual attention sustained internally over time
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:1407-9. 2011
    ..Working memory is the interface by which attentional mechanisms select and actively maintain relevant perceptual information from the external world as internal representations within the mind...
  5. ncbi request reprint Interactions between attention and memory
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University Box 208205, 2 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 17:177-84. 2007
    ..Thus, exploring the interactions between attention and memory can provide new insights into these fundamental topics of cognitive neuroscience...
  6. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced amnesia impairs implicit relational memory
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 9:355-7. 2005
    ..Importantly, midazolam impaired implicit, relational memory, whereas non-relational memory was preserved, supporting the characterization of conscious memory in terms of relational encoding...
  7. doi request reprint A taxonomy of external and internal attention
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 62:73-101. 2011
    ..The taxonomy provides an organizing framework that recasts classic debates, raises new issues, and frames understanding of neural mechanisms...
  8. pmc Memory: enduring traces of perceptual and reflective attention
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Neuron 72:520-35. 2011
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  9. pmc Selecting and perceiving multiple visual objects
    Yaoda Xu
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 780, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 13:167-74. 2009
    ..It provides a better understanding of the role of the different parietal areas in encoding visual objects and can explain various forms of capacity-limited processing in visual cognition such as working memory...
  10. ncbi request reprint Attentional modulation of learning-related repetition attenuation effects in human parahippocampal cortex
    Do Joon Yi
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Neurosci 25:3593-600. 2005
    ..Thus, attention actively governs when neuronal activity is attenuated to repeated perceptual input, and such attention is important during both initial encoding and subsequent expression of the learned information...
  11. pmc Attentional facilitation throughout human visual cortex lingers in retinotopic coordinates after eye movements
    Julie D Golomb
    Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Neurosci 30:10493-506. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint The contents of perceptual hypotheses: evidence from rapid resumption of interrupted visual search
    Justin A Junge
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 71:681-9. 2009
    ..Our results characterize the content of perceptual search hypotheses and highlight the utility of interrupted search for studying online search processing prior to target identification...
  13. ncbi request reprint Linking implicit and explicit memory: common encoding factors and shared representations
    Nicholas B Turk-Browne
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Neuron 49:917-27. 2006
    ..These results suggest that implicit and explicit memory are subject to the same encoding factors and can rely on similar perceptual processes and representations...
  14. pmc Neural dissociation of delay and uncertainty in intertemporal choice
    Christian C Luhmann
    Department of Neurobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    J Neurosci 28:14459-66. 2008
    ..This engagement of the so-called "default network" suggests that during intertemporal choice, decision makers simulate the impending delay via a process of prospection...
  15. ncbi request reprint Neural fate of ignored stimuli: dissociable effects of perceptual and working memory load
    Do Joon Yi
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, PO Box 208205, 2 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:992-6. 2004
    ..These dissociable effects of perceptual and working memory load clarify how task-irrelevant, unattended stimuli are processed in category-selective areas in human ventral visual cortex...
  16. pmc Implicit perceptual anticipation triggered by statistical learning
    Nicholas B Turk-Browne
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, USA
    J Neurosci 30:11177-87. 2010
    ..Overall, these findings show that future-oriented processing can arise incidentally during the perception of statistical regularities...
  17. ncbi request reprint Attentional modulation of repetition attenuation is anatomically dissociable for scenes and faces
    Do Joon Yi
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, PO Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Brain Res 1080:53-62. 2006
    ..Thus, attention actively governed when neuronal activity was attenuated to repeated perceptual input, and such attenuation was specific to the cortical regions that actively represent the attended category of stimuli...
  18. ncbi request reprint Implicit, long-term spatial contextual memory
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Vision Research Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 29:224-34. 2003
    ..The results have implications for understanding the neural substrate of spatial contextual learning, which may depend on an intact medial temporal lobe system that includes the hippocampus (Mi. M. Chun & E. A. Phelps, 1999)...
  19. ncbi request reprint The neural fate of consciously perceived and missed events in the attentional blink
    Rene Marois
    Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, Center for Integrative and Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, 530 Wilson Hall, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Neuron 41:465-72. 2004
    ..These results suggest that medial temporal cortex permits rapid categorization of the visual input, while the frontal cortex is part of a capacity-limited attentional bottleneck to conscious report...
  20. pmc Neural evidence of statistical learning: efficient detection of visual regularities without awareness
    Nicholas B Turk-Browne
    Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1934-45. 2009
    ..Overall, our findings help elucidate the underlying nature of statistical learning...
  21. ncbi request reprint Concurrent working memory load can facilitate selective attention: evidence for specialized load
    Soojin Park
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Have, CT 06520, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 33:1062-75. 2007
    ..A specialized load account is proposed to describe the dissociable effects of working memory load on selective processing depending on whether the load overlaps with targets or with distractors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Dissociating task performance from fMRI repetition attenuation in ventral visual cortex
    Yaoda Xu
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    J Neurosci 27:5981-5. 2007
    ..Thus, although repetition attenuation and performance are often correlated, they can be dissociated, suggesting that attenuation in ventral visual areas reflects stimulus-specific processing independent of task demands...
  23. pmc Visual grouping in human parietal cortex
    Yaoda Xu
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:18766-71. 2007
    ..These results are discussed within a neural object file framework, which argues for distinctive neural mechanisms supporting object individuation and identification in visual perception...
  24. pmc Enhanced visual motion perception in major depressive disorder
    Julie D Golomb
    Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Neurosci 29:9072-7. 2009
    ..This finding raises the possibility that spatial suppression may represent a sensitive endophenotypic marker of trait vulnerability in MDD...
  25. ncbi request reprint Attentional modulation of the amygdala varies with personality
    Steven B Most
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Neuroimage 31:934-44. 2006
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  26. ncbi request reprint Visual marking: selective attention to asynchronous temporal groups
    Yuhong Jiang
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 28:717-30. 2002
    ..Visual marking is based on temporal asynchrony between new and old items, which allows segregation of these items into 2 temporal groups. Attention is then selectively applied to 1 group...
  27. ncbi request reprint Attentional rubbernecking: cognitive control and personality in emotion-induced blindness
    Steven B Most
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 12:654-61. 2005
    ..Participants lower in harm avoidance were able to reduce emotion-induced blindness under conditions designed to facilitate the ignoring of the emotional stimuli. Those higher in harm avoidance were unable to do so...
  28. ncbi request reprint Dissociable neural mechanisms supporting visual short-term memory for objects
    Yaoda Xu
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    Nature 440:91-5. 2006
    ..VSTM capacity is therefore determined both by a fixed number of objects and by object complexity...
  29. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of return to occluded objects
    Do Joon Yi
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    Percept Psychophys 65:1222-30. 2003
    ..Our findings are in line with prior studies that have demonstrated similar perceptual/attentional effects for occluded objects, as well as for visible objects...
  30. 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...
  31. pmc Robustness of the retinotopic attentional trace after eye movements
    Julie D Golomb
    Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Vis 10:19.1-12. 2010
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  32. pmc Refreshing and integrating visual scenes in scene-selective cortex
    Soojin Park
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:2813-22. 2010
    ..Thus, RSC activity associated with refreshing may provide a mechanism for integrating multiple views in the mind...
  33. ncbi request reprint A common parieto-frontal network is recruited under both low visibility and high perceptual interference conditions
    Rene Marois
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, Vanderbilt University, 111 21st Ave, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Neurophysiol 92:2985-92. 2004
    ..The overlap of activated areas between the two perceptual manipulations suggests that a single parieto-frontal network is summoned under both perceptual visibility and interference conditions...
  34. pmc The native coordinate system of spatial attention is retinotopic
    Julie D Golomb
    Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Department of Psychology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Neurosci 28:10654-62. 2008
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Visual marking: dissociating effects of new and old set size
    Yuhong Jiang
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 28:293-302. 2002
    ..Experiment 3 shows that this reduction may be restricted to paradigms that use temporal segregation cues. Studies should vary old and new set size orthogonally to avoid missing a visual marking effect where one may be present...
  36. ncbi request reprint Beyond the edges of a view: boundary extension in human scene-selective visual cortex
    Soojin Park
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, PO Box 208205, 2 Hillhouse Ave, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Neuron 54:335-42. 2007
    ..These results demonstrate that scene layout representations are extrapolated beyond the confines of the perceptual input. Such extrapolation may facilitate perception of a continuous world from discontinuous views...
  37. ncbi request reprint Spatial constraints on learning in visual search: modeling contextual cuing
    Timothy F Brady
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 33:798-815. 2007
    ..Local learning constrains how much guidance is produced by contextual cuing. The modeling and new data also demonstrate that local learning requires that the local context maintain its location in the overall global context...
  38. pmc Neural predictors of moment-to-moment fluctuations in cognitive flexibility
    Andrew B Leber
    Department of Psychology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:13592-7. 2008
    ..These results reveal distinct neural mechanisms underlying fluctuations in cognitive flexibility...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effects of scene inversion on change detection of targets matched for visual salience
    Todd A Kelley
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Vis 3:1-5. 2003
    ..Thus, scene context influences the deployment of attention and change-detection performance, and this top-down influence may be disrupted by scene inversion...
  40. pmc Different roles of the parahippocampal place area (PPA) and retrosplenial cortex (RSC) in panoramic scene perception
    Soojin Park
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Neuroimage 47:1747-56. 2009
    ..These complementary functions of the PPA and RSC enable both specific and integrative representations of scenes across several viewpoints...
  41. ncbi request reprint The dark side of visual attention
    Marvin M Chun
    Department of Psychology, Center for Integrative and Cognitive Neuroscience and Vanderbilt Vision Research Center, 531 Wilson Hall, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37240, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 12:184-9. 2002
    ..Also, new results have revealed how attentional deployment is optimized by non-visual factors such as behavioral set, past experience, and emotional salience...
  42. 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...
  43. pmc Concurrent working memory load can reduce distraction
    So Yeon Kim
    Department of Psychology, Yonsei University, Seoul 120 749, Korea
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:16524-9. 2005
    ..The results highlight how dissociable components of WM interact with perception and executive control...
  44. ncbi request reprint Visual attention in deaf and normal hearing adults: effects of stimulus compatibility
    Douglas P Sladen
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 48:1529-37. 2005
    ..e., 1.0 degrees ) eccentricity. These findings suggest that deaf individuals may allocate their visual resources over a wider range than those with normal hearing...
  45. ncbi request reprint Delayed attentional engagement in the attentional blink
    Mark R Nieuwenstein
    Department of Psychonomics, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 31:1463-75. 2005
    ..The authors conclude that, during the AB, there is a delay between detection and the selection of target candidates for consolidation in short-term memory...
  46. pmc When a thought equals a look: refreshing enhances perceptual memory
    Do Joon Yi
    Department of Psychology, Yonsei University, Seodaemun gu, Seoul, South Korea
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:1371-80. 2008
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  47. ncbi request reprint Implicit scene learning is viewpoint dependent
    Kao Ping Chua
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Percept Psychophys 65:72-80. 2003
    ..Contextual cuing and, hence, scene context learning decreased as the angular rotation from training viewpoint increased. This finding suggests that implicitly acquired representations of scene layout are viewpoint dependent...
  48. pmc Spatiotemporal object continuity in human ventral visual cortex
    Do Joon Yi
    Department of Psychology, Yonsei University, Seoul 120 749, Korea
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:8840-5. 2008
    ..These results indicate that spatiotemporal continuity modulates neural representations of object identity, influencing judgments of object persistence even in the most staunchly "featural" areas of ventral visual cortex...

Research Grants9

  1. ATTENTION AND NEURAL PLASTICITY IN HUMAN VISION
    MARVIN CHUN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..More broadly, the results should inform theories of visual recognition and perceptual learning, as well as clinical issues of rehabilitation and recovery from eye disease or injury. ..
  2. ATTENTION AND NEURAL PLASTICITY IN HUMAN VISION
    MARVIN CHUN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The research has significant implications for theories of visual learning and attention, as well as clinical issues of rehabilitation and recovery from eye disease, injury, or brain damage. ..
  3. ATTENTION AND NEURAL PLASTICITY IN HUMAN VISION
    Marvin M Chun; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The research has significant implications for theories of visual learning and attention, as well as clinical issues of rehabilitation and recovery from eye disease, injury, or brain damage. ..