- Feature binding across different visual dimensionsRobert Ward
Wolfson Centre for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, Bangor University, Bangor, LL57 2AS, UK
Atten Percept Psychophys 74:1406-15. 2012..These findings are discussed in relation to both feature integration and multiple-stage accounts of visual feature integration...
- Effects of similarity, difficulty, and nontarget presentation on the time course of visual attentionR Ward
Princeton University, New Jersey, USA
Percept Psychophys 59:593-600. 1997..We find that similarity effects are more pronounced when nontargets are present, and we find no effect of discrimination difficulty on subsequent interference...
- Selective attention and control of action: comparative psychology of an artificial, evolved agent and peopleRobert Ward
Wolfson Centre for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, Bangor University, Bangor, United Kingdom
J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 34:1165-82. 2008..The presence of reactive inhibition in the simple agent and in people suggests that it is an important mechanism for selective processing...
- Deficits in spatial coding and feature binding following damage to spatiotopic maps in the human pulvinarRobert Ward
Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Wales, Bangor LL57 2AS, UK
Nat Neurosci 5:99-100. 2002....
- An object-based frame of reference within the human pulvinarRobert Ward
Wolfson Centre for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, UK
Brain 130:2462-9. 2007..We conclude that spatial processing bias following pulvinar damage can be defined by coordinate systems based on both object-based and retinotopic spaces...
- Emotion recognition following human pulvinar damageRobert Ward
Wolfson Centre for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Wales, Bangor LL57 2AS, UK
Neuropsychologia 45:1973-8. 2007..Our results suggest that the cortex in isolation from the entire pulvinar is incapable of recognizing fearful expressions...
- Response to visual threat following damage to the pulvinarRobert Ward
Wolfson Centre for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 2AS, United Kingdom
Curr Biol 15:571-3. 2005..We suggest that, with disruption of the subcortical route to the amygdala, briefly presented images were not fully processed for threat. The reemergence of interference over time may reflect contributions of a slower route...
- Cognitive conflict without explicit conflict monitoring in a dynamical agentRobert Ward
Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Wales, Bangor, Bangor LL57 2AS, UK
Neural Netw 19:1430-6. 2006..Psychological Review, 108(3), 624-652], this agent demonstrates that resolution of cognitive conflict does not require explicit conflict monitoring. We consider the implications of our results for the conflict monitoring hypothesis...
- To lose the frame of action: a selective deficit in avoiding unpleasant objects following a unilateral temporal lobe lesionSusan Bamford
Wolfson Centre for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, Bangor University, Bangor LL57 2AS, UK
Neurocase 15:261-70. 2009..This finding suggests that the left temporal lobe and OFC structures, including the amygdala, appear to be involved in the action component of emotion, specifically in avoiding negative items...
- Selection for action and selection for awareness: evidence from hemispatial neglectRobert Rafal
School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd LL 57 2AS, UK
Brain Res 1080:2-8. 2006..Furthermore, the data provide evidence that unattended stimuli are processed to the level of response...
- Predispositions to approach and avoid are contextually sensitive and goal dependentSusan Bamford
Wolfson Centre for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, Bangor University, UK
Emotion 8:174-83. 2008..Thus, involuntary approach and avoid response activations are not fixed, but sensitive to context, and are specifically based on the desired goal...
- Signals of personality and health: the contributions of facial shape, skin texture, and viewing angleAlex L Jones
School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor LL57 2AS, Gwynedd, United Kingdom
J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 38:1353-61. 2012..The separate contributions of shape and texture cues varied with the traits being judged. Our findings are consistent with signaling theories suggesting multiple channels to convey multiple messages...
- Different cues of personality and health from the face and gait of womenRobin S S Kramer
School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, Wales
Evol Psychol 10:271-95. 2012....
- Cues to personality and health in the facial appearance of chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)Robin S S Kramer
School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, Wales
Evol Psychol 10:320-37. 2012..Our findings support the hypothesis that chimpanzees and humans share a personality signaling system...
- Spatial and temporal deficits are regionally dissociable in patients with pulvinar lesionsIsabel Arend
Wolfson Center for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, Bangor University, Gwynedd LL57 2AS, UK
Brain 131:2140-52. 2008....
- Different signals of personality and health from the two sides of the faceRobin S S Kramer
School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor LL57 2AS, Gwynedd, UK
Perception 40:549-62. 2011..Finally, our results also address ongoing debate about which side of the face is more attractive, as we found attractiveness differences between hemifaces depended upon the personality trait most clearly expressed...
- The role of the human pulvinar in visual attention and action: evidence from temporal-order judgment, saccade decision, and antisaccade tasksIsabel Arend
Wolfson Center for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, Bangor University, Bangor, UK
Prog Brain Res 171:475-83. 2008....
- Visual detection is gated by attending for action: evidence from hemispatial neglectRobert Rafal
School of Psychology, University of Wales, LL572AS Bangor, United Kingdom
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:16371-5. 2002..g., ONE + ONE) or homophones that were visually and semantically different but shared the same response (e.g., ONE + WON). Homophones and identical items caused similar extinction with less extinction occurring on different item trials...
- Facial cues to depressive symptoms and their associated personality attributionsNaomi Jane Scott
Bangor University, School of Psychology, Adeilad Brigantia, Gwynedd, LL57 2AS, UK
Psychiatry Res 208:47-53. 2013..In Experiment 2, we replicated the key finding that the static face contains cues to levels of depression symptoms, using composites created from a new database of student photos and depression inventory scores...
- Internal facial features are signals of personality and healthRobin S S Kramer
School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 63:2273-87. 2010..Visual appearance based on internal facial features alone can therefore accurately predict behavioural biases in the form of personality, as well as levels of physical health...
- Attention and emotion in anosognosia: evidence of implicit awareness and repression?Ilaria B Nardone
Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience, School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Wales, UK
Neurocase 13:438-45. 2007..The effect appears to be due to newly-learned associations to disability-related words: where anosognosics show a pattern of performance previously described as repression...
- Symmetry, repetition, and figural goodness: an investigation of the weight of evidence theoryE M Pothos
School of Psychology, University of Wales, 39 College Road, Bangor
Cognition 75:B65-78. 2000..We discuss our results with respect to WoE and suggest ways to further develop the theory...
- Virtual limbs and body space: Critical features for the distinction between body space and near-body spaceFay Short
Department of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales LL57 2AS, UK
J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 35:1092-103. 2009..We suggest that there may be a functional distinction in coding of space that is and is not predictably controlled by the individual...
- A lack of sexual dimorphism in width-to-height ratio in white European faces using 2D photographs, 3D scans, and anthropometryRobin S S Kramer
School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 7:e42705. 2012..While we showed sufficient power to detect differences between male and female width-to-height ratio, our results failed to support the general hypothesis of sexual dimorphism in the face...
- Miscalibrations in judgements of attractiveness with cosmeticsAlex L Jones
a School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, UK
Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 67:2060-8. 2014..These findings also highlight further miscalibrations of attractiveness ideals...
- Hemispheric asymmetries in feature integration during visual word recognitionAnnukka K Lindell
School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
Laterality 12:543-58. 2007..As such, these data provide new evidence that the LH's advantage for visual word recognition arises, at least in part, from the ability to encode verbal stimuli as single perceptual units...
- Environmentally defined frames of reference: their time course and sensitivity to spatial cues and attentionS Danziger
School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, United Kingdom
J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 27:494-503. 2001....
- Perceived health from biological motion predicts voting behaviourRobin S S Kramer
School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, UK
Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 63:625-32. 2010..Our results demonstrate for the first time that motion can produce systematic vote preferences...
- Cosmetics alter biologically-based factors of beauty: evidence from facial contrastAlex L Jones
Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, PA, USA School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
Evol Psychol 13:210-29. 2015..These findings refine the notion of facial contrast, and demonstrate how cosmetics can increase attractiveness by manipulating factors of beauty associated with facial contrast. ..
- Visual attention in blindsight: sensitivity in the blind field increased by targets in the sighted fieldRobert Ward
Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience, School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2DG, UK
Neuroreport 13:301-4. 2002..The benefit from the sighted field was greater when blind and sighted targets were in symmetric locations about the vertical meridian...
- Contributions of the human pulvinar to linking vision and actionShai Danziger
Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 4:89-99. 2004..Our findings suggest that pulvinar damage produces a contralesional deficit in response competition...
- The residency experience in pediatric otolaryngologyKara Kerscher
New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
Laryngoscope 118:718-22. 2008..To assess the residency experience in pediatric otolaryngology, determine the impact of pediatric fellowship programs on residency training, and evaluate the need for fellowship training in pediatric otolaryngology...