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Top Publications

  1. pmc Respiratory and cognitive mediators of treatment change in panic disorder: evidence for intervention specificity
    Alicia E Meuret
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, 6424 Hilltop Lane, Dallas, TX 72505, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:691-704. 2010
  2. pmc Cognitive therapy for depressed adults with comorbid social phobia
    Jasper A J Smits
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dedman College, P O Box 750442, Dallas, TX 75275, United States
    J Affect Disord 114:271-8. 2009
  3. doi A meta-analytic review of the effects of psychotherapy control conditions for anxiety disorders
    J A J Smits
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Psychol Med 39:229-39. 2009
  4. ncbi Predicting reading success in a multilevel schoolwide reading model: a retrospective analysis
    David J Chard
    School of Education and Human Development, Southern Methodist University, P O Box 750382, Dallas, TX 75275 0382, USA
    J Learn Disabil 41:174-88. 2008
  5. doi Hyperventilation symptoms are linked to a lower perceived health in asthma patients
    Thomas Ritz
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:97-104. 2008
  6. doi Sex differences in the relation of weight loss self-efficacy, binge eating, and depressive symptoms to weight loss success in a residential obesity treatment program
    Katherine Presnell
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275, United States
    Eat Behav 9:170-80. 2008
  7. doi A nonparametric mean estimator for judgment poststratified data
    Xinlei Wang
    Department of Statistical Science, Southern Methodist University, 3225 Daniel Avenue, P O Box 750332, Dallas, Texas 75275 0332, USA
    Biometrics 64:355-63. 2008
  8. pmc Feedback of end-tidal pCO2 as a therapeutic approach for panic disorder
    Alicia E Meuret
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, 6424 Hilltop Lane, Dallas, TX 75205, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 42:560-8. 2008
  9. ncbi Measurement of propulsive power and evaluation of propulsive performance from the wake of a self-propelled vehicle
    P S Krueger
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Bioinspir Biomim 1:S49-56. 2006
  10. ncbi "Keep on truckin'" or "It's got you in this little vacuum": race-based perceptions in decision-making for total knee arthroplasty
    Tony L Kroll
    Meadows School of Arts, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0113, USA
    J Rheumatol 34:1069-75. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Targeting CO2 levels in breathing training for asthma
    THOMAS EKKEHARD contact RITZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Targeting CO2 levels in breathing training for asthma
    Thomas Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Exercise Intervention for Smoking
    Michael J Zvolensky; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. Exercise Intervention for Smoking
    JASPER SMITS; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. Dual Purpose b-Lactamase Inhibitors
    JOHN BUYNAK; Fiscal Year: 2004
  6. Domestic Violence and Child Aggression
    ERNEST JOURILES; Fiscal Year: 2006
  7. PREVENTING ABUSE IN ADOLESCENT DATING RELATIONSHIP
    ERNEST JOURILES; Fiscal Year: 2002
  8. Perpetration of Partner Violence Among Adolescents from Violent Homes
    Ernest N Jouriles; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. Structure-Function Studies of E. coli F1Fo-ATPase
    STEVEN VIK; Fiscal Year: 2007
  10. STRUCTURE/FUNCTION STUDIES OF E COLI F1 F0 ATPASE
    STEVEN VIK; Fiscal Year: 2003

Scientific Experts

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Publications62

  1. pmc Respiratory and cognitive mediators of treatment change in panic disorder: evidence for intervention specificity
    Alicia E Meuret
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, 6424 Hilltop Lane, Dallas, TX 72505, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:691-704. 2010
    ..Our purpose in this study was to analyze pathways of change in theoretically distinct interventions using longitudinal, moderated mediation analyses...
  2. pmc Cognitive therapy for depressed adults with comorbid social phobia
    Jasper A J Smits
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dedman College, P O Box 750442, Dallas, TX 75275, United States
    J Affect Disord 114:271-8. 2009
    ..These analyses seek to clarify this relationship...
  3. doi A meta-analytic review of the effects of psychotherapy control conditions for anxiety disorders
    J A J Smits
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Psychol Med 39:229-39. 2009
    ..Little is known about the magnitude of improvement associated with psychotherapy control conditions for adult anxiety disorders. This information is important for the design of psychosocial treatment efficacy studies...
  4. ncbi Predicting reading success in a multilevel schoolwide reading model: a retrospective analysis
    David J Chard
    School of Education and Human Development, Southern Methodist University, P O Box 750382, Dallas, TX 75275 0382, USA
    J Learn Disabil 41:174-88. 2008
    ..Results are provided in light of the instructional model provided. Implications for instruction and assessment are discussed...
  5. doi Hyperventilation symptoms are linked to a lower perceived health in asthma patients
    Thomas Ritz
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:97-104. 2008
    ..Hyperventilation symptoms are among the sensations asthma patients tend to report during exacerbations of their disease. However, little is known about their importance for the patients' perceived well-being...
  6. doi Sex differences in the relation of weight loss self-efficacy, binge eating, and depressive symptoms to weight loss success in a residential obesity treatment program
    Katherine Presnell
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275, United States
    Eat Behav 9:170-80. 2008
    ..Future research should seek to identify predictors of weight loss among women...
  7. doi A nonparametric mean estimator for judgment poststratified data
    Xinlei Wang
    Department of Statistical Science, Southern Methodist University, 3225 Daniel Avenue, P O Box 750332, Dallas, Texas 75275 0332, USA
    Biometrics 64:355-63. 2008
    ..Further, we extend our method to JPS samples with imprecise ranking or multiple rankers. The performance of the proposed estimators is examined on three data examples through simulation...
  8. pmc Feedback of end-tidal pCO2 as a therapeutic approach for panic disorder
    Alicia E Meuret
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, 6424 Hilltop Lane, Dallas, TX 75205, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 42:560-8. 2008
    ..We tested the effectiveness of a new, brief, capnometry-assisted breathing therapy (BRT) on clinical and respiratory measures in PD...
  9. ncbi Measurement of propulsive power and evaluation of propulsive performance from the wake of a self-propelled vehicle
    P S Krueger
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Bioinspir Biomim 1:S49-56. 2006
    ..If only (Pmech) is known, the recommended measure of propulsive performance is a power coefficient defined analogous to a drag coefficient...
  10. ncbi "Keep on truckin'" or "It's got you in this little vacuum": race-based perceptions in decision-making for total knee arthroplasty
    Tony L Kroll
    Meadows School of Arts, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0113, USA
    J Rheumatol 34:1069-75. 2007
    ..Patient preferences may contribute to differences in utilization since TKA is an elective surgery. We conducted a qualitative analysis of decision-making factors influencing ethnic preferences for TKA in patients with knee OA...
  11. ncbi Affective modulation of swallowing rates: unpleasantness or arousal?
    Thomas Ritz
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
    J Psychosom Res 61:829-33. 2006
    ..Affect-induced swallowing may be an important biobehavioral factor in gastrointestinal disorders. However, previous studies failed to distinguish between pleasantness and arousal effects and did not analyze gender effects...
  12. ncbi Association of depression and anxiety with health care use and quality of life in asthma patients
    Antje Kullowatz
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
    Respir Med 101:638-44. 2007
    ..Because depression and anxiety are typically correlated, we sought to explore whether depression specifically is associated with health care utilization and quality of life when effects of anxiety are controlled for...
  13. ncbi Assessment of interpersonal aggression and violence: introduction to the special issue
    John F Edens
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Assessment 13:221-6. 2006
    ..The authors conclude with a summary of the key findings of the articles that appear in this special issue...
  14. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of asthma in children with internalizing psychopathology
    Alicia E Meuret
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, 6424 Hilltop Lane, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
    Depress Anxiety 23:502-8. 2006
    ..Though parent report of asthma diagnosis is commonly used in surveys of childhood asthma, our findings have to be viewed in the light of its limitations...
  15. doi Without thinking: impulsive aggression and criminal responsibility
    Daniel W Shuman
    The M D Anderson Foundation, Endowed Professor of Health Law, Dedman School of Law, Southern Methodist University, P O Box 750116, Dallas, TX 75275 0116, USA
    Behav Sci Law 26:723-34. 2008
    ..This short article takes on these and a host of other related questions at the intersection between science, law, and science fiction...
  16. doi Do blood phobia patients hyperventilate during exposure by breathing faster, deeper, or both?
    Thomas Ritz
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75205, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:E60-7. 2009
    ..Hyperventilation results from increases in minute ventilation above levels required by metabolic demand and can result from increases in either frequency or depth of breathing, or a combination of both...
  17. doi Dependency of illness evaluation on the social comparison context: findings with implicit measures of affective evaluation of asthma
    Sibylle Petersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Br J Health Psychol 15:401-16. 2010
    ..However, little is known about the stability of this affective representation across contexts. We explored the role of social comparison in this affective evaluation...
  18. doi Daily mood, shortness of breath, and lung function in asthma: concurrent and prospective associations
    Thomas Ritz
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
    J Psychosom Res 69:341-51. 2010
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  19. pmc Hyperventilation in panic disorder and asthma: empirical evidence and clinical strategies
    Alicia E Meuret
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75206, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 78:68-79. 2010
    ..Raising CO2 levels by means of therapeutic capnometry has proven beneficial effects in both disorders, and the reversing of hyperventilation has emerged as a potent mediator for reductions in panic symptom severity and treatment success...
  20. doi "I am not [just] a rabbit who has a bunch of children!": agency in the midst of suffering at the intersections of global inequalities, gendered violence, and migration
    Nia Parson
    Department of Anthropology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275 0336, USA
    Violence Against Women 16:881-901. 2010
    ..This analysis points to the need for research and policies specifically designed to attend to the intersecting vulnerabilities migrant women who suffer DV often face, as well as their agentive acts...
  21. pmc Thermoregulation in multiple sclerosis
    Scott L Davis
    Department of Applied Physiology and Wellness, Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275 0382, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 109:1531-7. 2010
    ..Although not comprehensive, some evidence exists concerning treatments (cooling, precooling, and pharmacological) for the MS patient to preserve function and decrease symptom worsening during heat stress...
  22. doi The psychophysiology of blood-injection-injury phobia: looking beyond the diphasic response paradigm
    Thomas Ritz
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, P O Box 750442, Dallas, TX 75275 0442, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 78:50-67. 2010
    ..The evidence may indicate a role for respiration-focused coping techniques in BII phobia...
  23. doi Magnetorheological polydimethylsiloxane micro-optical resonator
    Tindaro Ioppolo
    Mechanical Engineering Department, Micro sensor Laboratory, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75205, USA
    Opt Lett 35:2037-9. 2010
    ..The results indicate that MR-PDMS microspheres can be used as high-Q-factor tunable optical cavities with potential applications in sensing...
  24. pmc Psychotropic medication use mediates the relationship between mood and anxiety disorders and obesity: findings from a nationally representative sample
    Jasper A J Smits
    Department of Psychology Southern Methodist University, Dedman College P O Box 750442 Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 44:1010-6. 2010
    ..The study findings guide advances in the theoretical conceptualization of the mechanisms involved in mood/anxiety disorder-obesity relations. Clinical implications are discussed...
  25. doi Experimentally validated computational imaging with adaptive multiaperture folded architecture
    Vikrant R Bhakta
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Southern Methodist University, 6251 Airline Road, Dallas, Texas 75275 0338, USA
    Appl Opt 49:B51-8. 2010
    ..We present a detailed description of the ensuing optical design and its performance. The feasibility of this architecture is demonstrated through experiments and preliminary reconstruction results...
  26. doi The face in the crowd effect: anger superiority when using real faces and multiple identities
    Amy E Pinkham
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    Emotion 10:141-6. 2010
    ..These results are the first to extend the face in the crowd effect beyond homogenous crowds to more ecologically valid conditions and thus provide compelling evidence for its legitimacy as a naturalistic phenomenon...
  27. pmc Satisfaction with weight loss: examining the longitudinal covariation between people's weight-loss-related outcomes and experiences and their satisfaction
    Austin S Baldwin
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, PO Box 750442, Dallas, TX 75275 0442, USA
    Ann Behav Med 38:213-24. 2009
    ..Recent research has shown that satisfaction with weight loss is predictive of weight loss maintenance, yet empirical evidence for how people derive satisfaction with weight loss is quite limited...
  28. doi Assessing the metabolic cost of walking: the influence of baseline subtractions
    Peter G Weyand
    Department of Applied Physiology and Wellness, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:6878-81. 2009
    ..We suggest that the net walking metabolic rates obtained by subtracting resting metabolic rate values are more representative of the total metabolic energy that walking requires...
  29. doi A graph-Laplacian-based feature extraction algorithm for neural spike sorting
    Yasser Ghanbari
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:3142-5. 2009
    ..The results show that the proposed algorithm produces more compact and well-separated clusters compared to PCA. As an added benefit, tentative cluster centers are output which can be used to initialize a subsequent clustering stage...
  30. ncbi Static and dynamic contact angles of evaporating liquids on heated surfaces
    Vladimir S Ajaev
    Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, United States
    J Colloid Interface Sci 342:550-8. 2010
    ..The Marangoni stresses are shown to result in increase of the values of apparent contact angles...
  31. ncbi Psychopathic, not psychopath: taxometric evidence for the dimensional structure of psychopathy
    John F Edens
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:131-44. 2006
    ..The authors discuss the theoretical, public policy, and practice-level implications of these findings...
  32. ncbi The efficacy of videotape feedback for enhancing the effects of exposure-based treatment for social anxiety disorder: a controlled investigation
    Jasper A J Smits
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dedman College, P O Box 750442, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:1773-85. 2006
    ..Contrary to prediction, the videotape feedback procedures did not enhance the effects of exposure-based treatment. Clinical and theoretical implications are discussed...
  33. ncbi Perceptual interference at encoding enhances item-specific encoding and disrupts relational encoding: evidence from multiple recall tests
    N W Mulligan
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275 0442, USA
    Mem Cognit 28:539-46. 2000
    ..g., Burns, 1993; Klein, Loftus, Kihlstrom, & Aseron, 1989). Consistent with the item-specific-relational framework, perceptual interference produced significant increases in both item gains and losses relative to a control condition...
  34. ncbi The synthesis and evaluation of 3-substituted-7-(alkylidene)cephalosporin sulfones as beta-lactamase inhibitors
    J D Buynak
    Department of Chemistry, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275 0314, USA
    Bioorg Med Chem Lett 10:853-7. 2000
    ..These new compounds have achieved the goal of creating broad scale inhibitors in the cephalosporin series...
  35. ncbi A model for the structure of subunit a of the Escherichia coli ATP synthase and its role in proton translocation
    S B Vik
    Department of Biological Sciences, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1458:457-66. 2000
    ..The results of these studies, in conjunction with information about subunits b and c, can be incorporated into a model for the mechanism of proton translocation in the Escherichia coli ATP synthase...
  36. ncbi Close partner as sculptor of the ideal self: behavioral affirmation and the Michelangelo phenomenon
    S M Drigotas
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0442, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 77:293-323. 1999
    ..In addition, perceived partner affirmation--particularly perceived partner behavioral affirmation--was strongly associated with quality of couple functioning and stability in ongoing relationships...
  37. ncbi Effect of age and caloric restriction on bleomycin-chelatable and nonheme iron in different tissues of C57BL/6 mice
    R S Sohal
    Department of Biological Sciences, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX, USA
    Free Radic Biol Med 27:287-93. 1999
    ..The results do not support the hypothesis that accumulation of oxidative damage with age, or its attenuation by CR, are associated with corresponding variations in redox-active iron...
  38. ncbi Regiochemistry of nucleophilic attack by the guanine 2-amino group at the ring positions of nitrenium ions derived from carcinogenic polycyclic arylamines and nitroarenes: molecular orbital calculations and simple models
    G P Ford
    Department of Chemistry, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0314, USA
    Chem Res Toxicol 12:53-9. 1999
    ..These results are discussed in relation to the available experimental data for the formation of deoxyguanosin-2-yl adducts when DNA is exposed to presumed nitrenium ion precursors...
  39. ncbi What makes a life good?
    L A King
    Psychology Department, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0442, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 75:156-65. 1998
    ..In the adult sample, wealth was also related to higher desirability. Results suggest a general perception that meaning in life and happiness are essential to the folk concept of the good life, whereas money is relatively unimportant...
  40. ncbi Ambivalence over emotional expression and reading emotions in situations and faces
    L A King
    Psychology Department, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0442, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 74:753-62. 1998
    ..In both studies, inexpressive ambivalent individuals used emotion words of the opposite valence of that implied in the scenes or expressions. Implications for social relationships are discussed...
  41. ncbi The role of attention during encoding in implicit and explicit memory
    N W Mulligan
    Department of Psychology, Illinois State University, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 24:27-47. 1998
    ..The obtained pattern of dissociations is not readily accommodated by the transfer-appropriate-processing (TAP) account of implicit and explicit memory. Potential extensions of the TAP view are discussed...
  42. ncbi A test of the influence of goal orientation on the feedback-seeking process
    D VandeWalle
    Organizational Behavior and Business Policy Department, Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0333, USA
    J Appl Psychol 82:390-400. 1997
    ..Also as hypothesized, the perceived cost and perceived value of feedback seeking mediated these relationships. The theoretical and practical implications of the research are discussed...
  43. ncbi Retention of context blocking in taste-aversion learning
    W R Batsell
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Physiol Behav 61:437-46. 1997
    ..It is proposed that forgetting of the context-US association across an extended retention interval is the mechanism underlying recovery from context blocking...
  44. ncbi Calcium influx in Trypanosoma brucei can be induced by amphiphilic peptides and amines
    L Ruben
    Department of Biological Sciences, Southern Methodist University, Dallas TX 75275, USA
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 81:191-200. 1996
    ..Changes in Ins(1,4,5)P3 did not accompany the calcium influx. Overall, these data provide the first evidence of an inducible calcium influx pathway in T. brucei, and describe methods to selectively manipulate this pathway...
  45. ncbi Recovered memories in context: thoughts and elaborations on Bowers and Farvolden (1996)
    J W Pennebaker
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275, USA
    Psychol Bull 119:381-5. 1996
    ..The authors discuss parallels to other explanatory and therapeutic fads related to states of nonspecific distress...
  46. ncbi An overview of telemedicine: the virtual gaze of health care in the next century
    A Sinha
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, USA
    Med Anthropol Q 14:291-309. 2000
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  47. ncbi An integrated model of feedback-seeking behavior: disposition, context, and cognition
    D VandeWalle
    Organizational Behavior and Business Policy Department, Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University, P O Box 750333, Dallas, Texas 75275 0333, USA
    J Appl Psychol 85:996-1003. 2000
    ..Second, the strength of the relationship of learning goal orientation with the cost and value perceptions was moderated by the leadership style of the supervisor...
  48. ncbi Memory of action events: the role of objects in memory of self- and other-performed tasks
    S L Hornstein
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, P O Box 750442, Dallas, TX 75275 0442, USA
    Am J Psychol 114:199-217. 2001
    ..The results are consistent with the views of Engelkamp and Zimmer (1997) and Backman, Nilsson, & Kormi-Nouri (1993), who argued that the SPT effect is due to motor and/or sensory encoding...
  49. ncbi Emotional vulnerability as a function of physical activity among individuals with panic disorder
    Jasper A J Smits
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0442, USA
    Depress Anxiety 23:102-6. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in relation to the importance of better understanding the role of physical inactivity in panic disorder...
  50. ncbi A structured-population model of Proteus mirabilis swarm-colony development
    Bruce P Ayati
    Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
    J Math Biol 52:93-114. 2006
    ..We use computational methods designed for such systems, with known convergence properties, to obtain the numerical results presented in this paper...
  51. pmc A human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 enhancer of Myc transforming potential stabilizes Myc-TIP60 transcriptional interactions
    Soumya Awasthi
    Laboratory of Molecular Virology, Department of Biological Sciences, Southern Methodist University, 334 DLS, 6501 Airline Drive, Dallas, TX 75275 0376
    Mol Cell Biol 25:6178-98. 2005
    ..Importantly, these results suggest that p30II functions as a novel retroviral modulator of Myc-TIP60-transforming interactions that may contribute to adult T-cell leukemogenesis...
  52. ncbi Cumulating retrieval inhibition in semantic and lexical domains
    Alan S Brown
    Department of Psychology, Dedman College, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 31:496-507. 2005
    ..The authors suggest that different mechanisms underlie the inhibition found in the semantic (suppression) and letter (interference) conditions...
  53. ncbi The relationship between anger and pain
    Ephrem Fernandez
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, P O Box 750442, Dallas, TX 75275 0442, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 9:101-5. 2005
    ..Going beyond such statistics, five dynamic interactions between anger and pain are emphasized and empirical evidence is provided for each of these interactions...
  54. ncbi Mother-child discourse in two contexts: links with child temperament, attachment security, and socioemotional competence
    Deborah Laible
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX, USA
    Dev Psychol 40:979-92. 2004
    ..The findings suggested that both aspects of mother-child discourse were related to attachment, temperament, and socioemotional competence, although the findings varied depending on the context of the discourse...
  55. pmc Palaeobotanical studies from tropical Africa: relevance to the evolution of forest, woodland and savannah biomes
    Bonnie F Jacobs
    Environmental Science Program, Southern Methodist University, PO Box 750395, Dallas, TX 75275 0395, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:1573-83. 2004
    ..The grass-dominated savannah biome began to expand in the Middle Miocene (16 Myr ago), and became widespread in the Late Miocene (ca. 8 Myr ago), as documented by pollen and carbon isotopes from both West and East Africa...
  56. ncbi Salary and compensation negotiation skills for young professionals
    Robin L Pinkley
    American Airlines Center for Labor Relations and Conflict Resolution, Edwin L Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:1064-8. 2004
  57. ncbi Development of a computerized assessment of clinician adherence to a treatment guideline for patients with bipolar disorder
    Ellen B Dennehy
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 38:285-94. 2004
    ..Preliminary findings using this system with 2035 clinical visits conducted for the bipolar disorder module of TMAP Phase 3 are presented. These data indicate that this system of guideline adherence monitoring is feasible...
  58. ncbi Repetition-based credibility enhancement of unfamiliar faces
    Alan S Brown
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Am J Psychol 115:199-209. 2002
    ..Future research should compare repetition effects on both credibility and affect as well as the durability of such effects over time...
  59. ncbi The emergent generation effect and hypermnesia: influences of semantic and nonsemantic generation tasks
    Neil W Mulligan
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0442, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 28:541-54. 2002
    ..Finally, there is no evidence of an emergent generation effect for nonwords, another traditional limiting condition of the generation effect...
  60. ncbi The Michelangelo phenomenon and personal well-being
    Stephen M Drigotas
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0442, USA
    J Pers 70:59-77. 2002
    ..Such results provide further evidence for the social construction of the self and personal well-being...
  61. ncbi The role of goal orientation following performance feedback
    D VandeWalle
    Management and Organizations Department, Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas 75275 0333, USA
    J Appl Psychol 86:629-40. 2001
    ..Data analysis also indicated that the relationships between the 3 goal orientation dimensions and the performance event were differentially mediated by goal setting, self-efficacy, and effort...
  62. ncbi Molecular analysis of the Drosophila catalase gene
    W C Orr
    Department of Biological Sciences, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 330:251-8. 1996
    ..Candidate ecdysone response element sequences are noted downstream of the catalase polyadenylation site...

Research Grants56

  1. Targeting CO2 levels in breathing training for asthma
    THOMAS EKKEHARD contact RITZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Patients will participate in a four-week intervention with five training sessions and breathing home exercises, which is expected to improve their asthma control and well-being. ..
  2. Targeting CO2 levels in breathing training for asthma
    Thomas Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Patients will participate in a four-week intervention with five training sessions and breathing home exercises, which is expected to improve their asthma control and well-being. ..
  3. Exercise Intervention for Smoking
    Michael J Zvolensky; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S.), contributing to over 440,000 deaths each year. Moreover, this study will guide advances in the theoretical conceptualization of the mechanisms involved in anxiety-exercise-smoking relations. ) ..
  4. Exercise Intervention for Smoking
    JASPER SMITS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..S.), contributing to over 440,000 deaths each year. Moreover, this study will guide advances in the theoretical conceptualization of the mechanisms involved in anxiety-exercise-smoking relations. ) ..
  5. Dual Purpose b-Lactamase Inhibitors
    JOHN BUYNAK; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A group of scientists, including chemists, microbiologists, enzymologists, and crystallographers has been assembled to allow rapid optimization of SAR. ..
  6. Domestic Violence and Child Aggression
    ERNEST JOURILES; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. PREVENTING ABUSE IN ADOLESCENT DATING RELATIONSHIP
    ERNEST JOURILES; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Assessment methods will include self-report, partner-report, and observational measures of behavior. ..
  8. Perpetration of Partner Violence Among Adolescents from Violent Homes
    Ernest N Jouriles; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Identification of risk and protective factors and the processes by which they predict APV will facilitate the development of targeted interventions designed to prevent or arrest the development of APV. ..
  9. Structure-Function Studies of E. coli F1Fo-ATPase
    STEVEN VIK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..D) Structural issues in the epsilon subunit that relate to its role in function during ATP synthesis and hydrolysis will be examined. ..
  10. STRUCTURE/FUNCTION STUDIES OF E COLI F1 F0 ATPASE
    STEVEN VIK; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This includes the surface of epsilon involved in binding to other subunits in the ATP synthase, and the role of flexibility within the epsilon subunit for function. ..
  11. STRUCTURE-FUNCTION STUDIES OF E COLI F F ATPASE
    STEVEN VIK; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Finally, antibodies will be produced against native F0, by screening the lambda expression system. These can then be used to distinguish between local and global alterations in structure among the various mutants...
  12. STRUCTURE-FUNCTION STUDIES OF E. COLI F1F0 ATPASE
    STEVEN VIK; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Such studies intend to locate functions to specific domains of the epsilon subunit, and these domains can later be subjected to site-specific mutagenesis in order to probe more carefully structure-function relationships in this enzyme...
  13. GLUTATHIONE, OXIDATIVE STRESS, AND AGING
    William Orr; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results of the prospective studies would directly test the predictions of the oxidative stress hypothesis of aging and indicate whether augmentation of cellular reductive capacity can significantly extend the life span of flies. ..
  14. GLUTATHIONE, OXIDATIVE STRESS, AND AGING
    William C Orr; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  15. Thioredoxin Peroxidases, Oxidative Stress, and Aging
    William Orr; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Domestic Violence Among Couples Seeking Therapy
    Lorelei Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. GLUTATHIONE, OXIDATIVE STRESS, AND AGING
    William Orr; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  18. GLUTATHIONE, OXIDATIVE STRESS, AND AGING
    William Orr; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..It is suggested that the results should provide a direct test of (i) the validity of the oxidative stress hypothesis of aging, and (ii) the role of the genes, involved in the maintenance of glutathione, in the aging process. ..
  19. The Role of Peroxiredoxins in Immunity and Aging
    SVETLANA RADYUK; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This will set the stage for a more thorough investigation of the molecular underpinnings of innate immunity during aging. ..
  20. A Comprehensive Approach to Pre-processing of Affymetrix GeneChip Data
    Monnie McGee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This project seeks to improve reliability, reproducibility, and applicability of experiments using microarray data by creating better analysis approaches for the extraction of true expression values from these data. ..