physiological pattern recognition

Summary

Summary: The analysis of a critical number of sensory stimuli or facts (the pattern) by physiological processes such as vision (PATTERN RECOGNITION, VISUAL), touch, or hearing.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Neuronal oscillations enhance stimulus discrimination by ensuring action potential precision
    Andreas T Schaefer
    Department of Physiology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 4:e163. 2006
  2. pmc Spectral and temporal cues for speech recognition: implications for auditory prostheses
    Li Xu
    School of Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Hear Res 242:132-40. 2008
  3. ncbi Perfect phase correction in synchronization with slow auditory sequences
    Bruno H Repp
    Haskins Laboratories, New Haven, CT 06511 6624, USA
    J Mot Behav 40:363-7. 2008
  4. ncbi Cortical regions activated by the subjective sense of perceptual coherence of environmental sounds: a proposal for a neuroscience of intuition
    Kirsten G Volz
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 8:318-28. 2008
  5. ncbi Processing of location and pattern changes of natural sounds in the human auditory cortex
    Christian F Altmann
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Heinrich Hoffmann Strasse 10, 60528, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Neuroimage 35:1192-200. 2007
  6. ncbi Binding symbols and sounds: evidence from event-related oscillatory gamma-band activity
    Andreas Widmann
    Institute of Psychology I, University of Leipzig, Seeburgstrasse 14 20, D 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 17:2696-702. 2007
  7. ncbi Rhyme processing in the brain: an ERP mapping study
    Asaid Khateb
    Laboratory of Experimental Neuropsychology, Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Psychophysiol 63:240-50. 2007
  8. ncbi Plastic phase-locking and magnetic mismatch response to auditory deviants in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Yung Yang Lin
    Institute of Physiology, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cereb Cortex 17:2516-25. 2007
  9. ncbi Pattern recognition using a device substituting audition for vision in blindfolded sighted subjects
    C Poirier
    Neural Rehabilitation Engineering Laboratory, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Neuropsychologia 45:1108-21. 2007
  10. pmc Neural rate and timing cues for detection and discrimination of amplitude-modulated tones in the awake rabbit inferior colliculus
    Paul C Nelson
    Department of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Institute for Sensory Research, 621 Skytop Road, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    J Neurophysiol 97:522-39. 2007

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  1. pmc Neuronal oscillations enhance stimulus discrimination by ensuring action potential precision
    Andreas T Schaefer
    Department of Physiology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 4:e163. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Spectral and temporal cues for speech recognition: implications for auditory prostheses
    Li Xu
    School of Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Hear Res 242:132-40. 2008
    ..Most current auditory prostheses seem to deliver adequate temporal-envelope information, but the number of effective channels is suboptimal, particularly for speech recognition in noise, lexical tone recognition, and music perception...
  3. ncbi Perfect phase correction in synchronization with slow auditory sequences
    Bruno H Repp
    Haskins Laboratories, New Haven, CT 06511 6624, USA
    J Mot Behav 40:363-7. 2008
    ..A possible explanation of this finding is that emergent timing of the periodic finger movement vanishes as the movement frequency decreases and thus ceases to compete with event-based timing...
  4. ncbi Cortical regions activated by the subjective sense of perceptual coherence of environmental sounds: a proposal for a neuroscience of intuition
    Kirsten G Volz
    Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 8:318-28. 2008
    ..We conclude that rostral OFC activation during intuitive coherence judgments subserves the detection of potential content on the basis of only coarse facets of the input...
  5. ncbi Processing of location and pattern changes of natural sounds in the human auditory cortex
    Christian F Altmann
    Institute of Medical Psychology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Heinrich Hoffmann Strasse 10, 60528, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Neuroimage 35:1192-200. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi Binding symbols and sounds: evidence from event-related oscillatory gamma-band activity
    Andreas Widmann
    Institute of Psychology I, University of Leipzig, Seeburgstrasse 14 20, D 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 17:2696-702. 2007
    ..Gamma-band responses were not present for unexpected incongruent sounds. A model explaining the anticipatory activation of cortical auditory representations and the match of experience against expectation is presented...
  7. ncbi Rhyme processing in the brain: an ERP mapping study
    Asaid Khateb
    Laboratory of Experimental Neuropsychology, Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Psychophysiol 63:240-50. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that, similar to the N400 component that is also induced by mismatch contexts, the N450 might rely on temporal generators...
  8. ncbi Plastic phase-locking and magnetic mismatch response to auditory deviants in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Yung Yang Lin
    Institute of Physiology, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cereb Cortex 17:2516-25. 2007
    ..We conclude that mesial TLE might affect auditory-change detection, and a successful surgery causes a possible plastic change in phase locking of deviant-evoked signals...
  9. ncbi Pattern recognition using a device substituting audition for vision in blindfolded sighted subjects
    C Poirier
    Neural Rehabilitation Engineering Laboratory, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Neuropsychologia 45:1108-21. 2007
    ..These results suggest that visual imagery processes could be involved in pattern recognition and that perception through the substitution device could be visual-like...
  10. pmc Neural rate and timing cues for detection and discrimination of amplitude-modulated tones in the awake rabbit inferior colliculus
    Paul C Nelson
    Department of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Institute for Sensory Research, 621 Skytop Road, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    J Neurophysiol 97:522-39. 2007
    ..A simple computational model was extended to reproduce several features of the modulation frequency and depth dependence of both transient and sustained pure-tone responders...
  11. ncbi Auditory feedback is necessary for long-term maintenance of high-frequency sound syllables in the song of adult male budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus)
    Aiko Watanabe
    Department of Chemical and Biological Sciences, Japan Women s University, Bunkyo, Tokyo, 112 8681, Japan
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 193:81-97. 2007
    ..Therefore, our results suggest that psittacine budgerigars and oscine songbirds require auditory feedback similarly for adult song maintenance...
  12. ncbi Categorization of sounds
    Roel Smits
    Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, Netherlands
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 32:733-54. 2006
    ..The authors introduce a new categorization model combining aspects of decision-bound and distribution theories that gives a superior account of the slope patterns across the 2 stimulus dimensions...
  13. ncbi Correlation index: a new metric to quantify temporal coding
    Philip X Joris
    Laboratory of Auditory Neurophysiology, K U Leuven, Medical School, Campus Gasthuisberg O and N2 bus 1021, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Hear Res 216:19-30. 2006
    ..We illustrate the CI and SACs by comparing temporal coding in the auditory nerve and output fibers of the cochlear nucleus...
  14. ncbi Independent neural control of rhythmic sequences--behavioral and fMRI evidence
    Fredrik Ullén
    Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm Brain Institute, Neuropediatric Research Unit, Department of Woman and Child Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Physiol Behav 92:193-8. 2007
    ..We suggest that these regions are important for abstract, movement-independent temporal sequence control. This organization may be important for flexibility in voluntarily timed motor tasks...
  15. ncbi Individual differences in auditory abilities
    Gary R Kidd
    Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 122:418-35. 2007
    ..This FSR ability is independent of normal variation in both spectral-temporal acuity and of general intellectual ability...
  16. ncbi Echoic memory in pigeons
    Christina Kretzschmar
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Ruhr University Bochum, 44780 Bochum, Germany
    Behav Processes 79:105-10. 2008
    ..Significant discrimination was achieved at periods of up to 2560ms. This is the first demonstration that echoic memory performance in birds is clearly superior to cats and gerbils, and comparable to naive human performance...
  17. ncbi The role of pause cues in language learning: the emergence of event-related potentials related to sequence processing
    Jutta L Mueller
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:892-905. 2008
    ..The results are interpreted in support of a view of grammatical learning in which both distributional and acoustic cues may contribute to different aspects of syntactic learning...
  18. ncbi Neural predictors of auditory word learning
    Leilei Mei
    State Key Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience and Learning, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
    Neuroreport 19:215-9. 2008
    ..These results confirmed the hypothesis that preexisting individual differences in neural activities can predict the efficiency in learning words in a new language...
  19. ncbi Whistle discrimination and categorization by the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus): a review of the signature whistle framework and a perceptual test
    Heidi E Harley
    Division of Social Sciences, New College of Florida, Sarasota, FL 34243, USA
    Behav Processes 77:243-68. 2008
    ..These findings are consistent with the perceptual tenets associated with the signature whistle framework which suggests that dolphins use individualized whistle contours for identification of known conspecifics...
  20. ncbi Imaging phonological similarity effects on verbal working memory
    Lawrence H Sweet
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, United States
    Neuropsychologia 46:1114-23. 2008
    ..Similarity effects likely include suspension of attention to unrelated and distracting processes to improve concentration...
  21. ncbi Cortical responses to object size-dependent spectral interference patterns in echolocating bats
    Uwe Firzlaff
    Department Biologie II, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Grosshadernerstr 2, D 82152 Planegg Martinsried, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 26:2747-55. 2007
    ..g., flowers or other objects independent of object size or echo amplitude...
  22. ncbi Cortical interference effects in the cocktail party problem
    Rajiv Narayan
    Hearing Research Center, Boston University, 44 Cummington Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Nat Neurosci 10:1601-7. 2007
    ..The behavioral performance of songbirds degraded in a parallel manner. Our results identify neural interference that could explain the perceptual interference at the heart of the cocktail party problem...
  23. ncbi Determinants of phrasing effects in rat serial pattern learning
    Douglas G Wallace
    Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115 2892, USA
    Anim Cogn 11:199-214. 2008
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  24. ncbi Capturing regularities in event sequences: evidence for two mechanisms
    Dirk Koester
    Department of Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Brain Res 1180:59-77. 2007
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  25. ncbi Selecting one of two regular sound sequences: perceptual and motor effects of tempo
    Marie Rivenez
    Département de Sciences Cognitives, Institut de Medecine Aerospatiale du Service de Sante des Armees, France
    Percept Mot Skills 106:171-87. 2008
    ..IOI) and the reverse was obtained when the complex sequence was in a fast tempo range (< or = 180 msec. IOI). These results have implications for design of auditory alarms...
  26. ncbi Voice familiarity engages auditory cortex
    Paul B Birkett
    Academic Clinical Psychiatry, Sheffield Cognition and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Section of Neuroscience, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Neuroreport 18:1375-8. 2007
    ..Familiar voices may elicit access to detailed sensory expectations, allowing enhanced auditory cortical processing...
  27. ncbi Moving on time: brain network for auditory-motor synchronization is modulated by rhythm complexity and musical training
    Joyce L Chen
    McGill University, 3801 University Street, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:226-39. 2008
    ..We argue that the superior ability of musicians to deconstruct and organize a rhythm's temporal structure relates to the greater involvement of the prefrontal cortex mediating working memory...
  28. ncbi Phoneme representation and classification in primary auditory cortex
    Nima Mesgarani
    Electrical and Computer Engineering and Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 123:899-909. 2008
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  29. ncbi Abnormality of mismatch negativity in response to tone omission in dyslexic adults
    Alison E Fisher
    The Wellcome Trust Laboratory for MEG Studies, Neurosciences Research Institute, Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham, B4 7ET, UK
    Brain Res 1077:90-8. 2006
    ..These results cannot support the hypothesis of a prolonged time window of integration, but rather indicate auditory grouping deficits in the dyslexic population...
  30. ncbi Noradrenaline involvement in the memory-enhancing effects of exposure to a complex rhythm stimulus following discriminated passive avoidance training in the young chick
    S R Toukhsati
    Psychology Department, Monash University, Caulfield East 3145, Vic, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 159:105-11. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that the memory-enhancing effects of the complex rhythm stimulus may be mediated by noradrenaline, possibly via an increase in physiological arousal...
  31. ncbi The neural mechanisms for minimizing cross-modal distraction
    D H Weissman
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    J Neurosci 24:10941-9. 2004
    ..Furthermore, they potentially resolve a long-standing controversy regarding the key contribution of the ACC to cognitive control...
  32. ncbi Multidimensional sequence learning in patients with focal basal ganglia lesions
    Jacqueline C Shin
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, United States
    Brain Cogn 58:75-83. 2005
    ..Sequence learning was not correlated with maximum tapping rate, a simple measure of motor impairment. These results raise questions concerning the use of Parkinson's disease as a model for studying basal ganglia dysfunction...
  33. ncbi Electrographic imaging of recognition memory in 34-38 week gestation intrauterine growth restricted newborns
    Linda S Black
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30032, USA
    Exp Neurol 190:S72-83. 2004
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  34. ncbi Something in the way she moves
    Kevin G Munhall
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada
    Trends Cogn Sci 8:51-3. 2004
    ..This finding implies that general temporal features of a person's speech are shared across the auditory and visual modalities...
  35. pmc Attentional influences on functional mapping of speech sounds in human auditory cortex
    Jonas Obleser
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 5:24. 2004
    ..Auditory evoked fields were recorded using 148-channel magnetoencephalography (MEG), and magnetic source imaging was obtained for 17 subjects...
  36. pmc Human central auditory plasticity associated with tone sequence learning
    Julie Marie Gottselig
    Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology and Institute of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Zurich, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Learn Mem 11:162-71. 2004
    ..The results also suggest that there is asymmetric hemispheric involvement in tone sequence discrimination learning and that discrimination difficulty influences the time course of learning-related neurophysiological changes...
  37. ncbi The failure of Weber's law in time perception and production
    Lewis A Bizo
    University of Southampton, United Kingdom
    Behav Processes 71:201-10. 2006
    ..J., 1975. Discrimination of short temporal intervals: a comparison of two models. Percept. Psychophys. 18, 1-8). A model of counter failure accommodated the U-shaped pattern...
  38. pmc Prevalence of stereotypical responses to mistuned complex tones in the inferior colliculus
    Donal G Sinex
    Utah State University, Department of Speech and Hearing Science, 2810 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322 2810, USA
    J Neurophysiol 94:3523-37. 2005
    ..Simulation of IC responses with a computational model suggested that off-frequency inhibition could produce discharge patterns with these characteristics...
  39. ncbi Multiple views of the response of an ensemble of spectro-temporal features support concurrent classification of utterance, prosody, sex and speaker identity
    M Coath
    Centre for Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    Network 16:285-300. 2005
    ..This has implications for the ensembles' ability to generalise, and to respond differentially to a wide variety of stimulus classes...
  40. ncbi Evidence for tempo-specific timing in music using a web-based experimental setup
    Henkjan Honing
    Music Cognition Group, ILLC Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 32:780-6. 2006
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  41. ncbi Feeling the beat: movement influences infant rhythm perception
    Jessica Phillips-Silver
    Department of Psychology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1, Canada
    Science 308:1430. 2005
    ..Visual information is not necessary for the effect, indicating that it likely reflects a strong, early-developing interaction between auditory and vestibular information in the human nervous system...
  42. ncbi Non-symbolic arithmetic in adults and young children
    Hilary Barth
    Laboratory for Developmental Studies, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Cognition 98:199-222. 2006
    ..Abstract numerical quantity representations therefore are computationally functional and may provide a foundation for formal mathematics...
  43. ncbi The co-occurrence of multisensory competition and facilitation
    Scott Sinnett
    Brain and Attention Research Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 128:153-61. 2008
    ..These results therefore indicate that both multisensory facilitation and inhibition can be demonstrated in reaction to the same bimodal event...
  44. ncbi Script representation in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Philippe Allain
    Centre Memoire de Ressources et de Recherche, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Angers, France
    Cortex 44:294-304. 2008
    ..These data are consistent with the view that AD produces impairment of both the syntactic and semantic dimensions of script representation...
  45. ncbi Deciphering auditory processing disorders in children
    Gail D Chermak
    Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 2420, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 35:733-49. 2002
    ..Additional controlled case studies and single-subject and group research designs are needed to ascertain systematically the relative efficacy of various treatment and management approaches...
  46. ncbi Optimizing the tactile display of physiological information: vibro-tactile vs. electro-tactile stimulation, and forearm or wrist location
    G Ng
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:4202-5. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the tactile-display prototypes designed to alert the clinician of adverse changes in a patient's physiological state efficaciously and unobtrusively delivered these data and warranted further investigation and development...
  47. ncbi Needle electromyography
    Jasper R Daube
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Neurology, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Muscle Nerve 39:244-70. 2009
    ..1052 This monograph reviews the techniques of needle EMG and waveform analysis and describes the types of EMG waveforms recorded during needle EMG...
  48. ncbi Expertise in tactile pattern recognition
    Marlene Behrmann
    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 3890, USA
    Psychol Sci 14:480-6. 2003
    ..Tactile expertise is not obviously attributable to visual mediation and emerges from domain-general principles that operate independently of modality...
  49. ncbi Relating neuronal dynamics for auditory object processing to neuroimaging activity: a computational modeling and an fMRI study
    F T Husain
    Brain Imaging and Modeling Section, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Neuroimage 21:1701-20. 2004
    ..These findings provide support for our hypotheses concerning how auditory objects are processed by primate neocortex...
  50. pmc Dynamic gain changes during attentional modulation
    Arun P Sripati
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Zanvyl Krieger Mind Brain Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, U S A
    Neural Comput 18:1847-67. 2006
    ..The results indicate that only a limited number of biophysical mechanisms can account for observed attentional modulation...
  51. pmc Differential influence of frequency, timing, and intensity cues in a complex acoustic categorization task
    Katherine I Nagel
    Keck Center for Integrative Neuroscience, Department of Physiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurophysiol 104:1426-37. 2010
    ..Thus behavioral data place surprising constraints on the relationship between previous experience, behavioral task, neural responses, and perception. We discuss implications for models of auditory pattern recognition...
  52. ncbi Spatial acuity after digit amputation
    Francisco Vega-Bermudez
    Zanvyl Krieger Mind Brain Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    Brain 125:1256-64. 2002
    ..As far as we could determine, the cortical expansion that is presumed to accompany digit amputation had no effect on tactile pattern recognition performance...
  53. ncbi Spatial assimilation effects in sequential movements: effects of parameter value switching and practice organization
    David E Sherwood
    Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder CO 80309 0354, USA
    J Mot Behav 40:232-45. 2008
    ..Overall, the experiments showed that parameter-value switching and practice organization are 2 major sources of spatial inaccuracy in sequential aiming movements...
  54. ncbi Extracting global and local dynamics from the stochastics of rhythmic forearm movements
    Anke M van Mourik
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Mot Behav 40:214-31. 2008
    ..The authors argue that those features should be focal points of researchers' future modeling efforts to formulate a more adequate and encompassing account of the dynamics of rhythmic movement...
  55. ncbi Object recognition memory: neurobiological mechanisms of encoding, consolidation and retrieval
    Boyer D Winters
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EB, UK
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 32:1055-70. 2008
    ..Recent studies in rodents have begun to indicate the remarkable complexity of the neural substrates underlying this seemingly simple aspect of declarative memory...
  56. ncbi Paternal recognition of adult offspring mediated by newly generated CNS neurons
    Gloria K Mak
    Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Nat Neurosci 13:753-8. 2010
    ..Rescuing this neurogenesis restored recognition behavior. Thus, neurogenesis in the paternal brain may be involved in offspring recognition...
  57. ncbi A new device to present textured stimuli to touch with simultaneous EEG recording
    José M Reales Avilés
    Department of Methodology, Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia, Madrid, Spain
    Behav Res Methods 42:547-55. 2010
    ..We present the technical details of the TSW, its calibration, and some experimental results we have obtained with this device...
  58. ncbi Modeling the use of durational information in human spoken-word recognition
    Odette Scharenborg
    Centre for Language and Speech Technology, Radboud University Nijmegen, Erasmusplein 1, 6525 HT Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Acoust Soc Am 127:3758-70. 2010
    ..Fine-Tracker thus provides the first computational model of human word recognition that is able to extract durational information from the speech signal and to use it to differentiate words...
  59. ncbi Acquisition of a new bimanual coordination pattern modulates the cerebral activations elicited by an intrinsic pattern: an fMRI study
    Florence Remy
    Research Center for Movement Control and Neuroplasticity, Department of Biomedical Kinesiology, Group Biomedical Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Heverlee, Belgium
    Cortex 44:482-93. 2008
    ..Additional neural recruitment might reflect increased mental effort to prevent negative transfer from the learned mode onto the intrinsic coordination mode...
  60. pmc Pattern separation in the human hippocampal CA3 and dentate gyrus
    Arnold Bakker
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Science 319:1640-2. 2008
    ..These results provide compelling evidence of a key role of the human CA3/dentate gyrus in pattern separation...
  61. doi Neuroscience. Detailed differences
    Stefan Leutgeb
    Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience and Centre for the Biology of Memory, Norwegian University for Science and Technology, 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Science 319:1623-4. 2008
  62. pmc A novel behavioral paradigm for assessing the concept of nests in mice
    Hui Kuang
    Shanghai Institute of Brain Functional Genomics, The Key laboratories of MOE and SSTC, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200062, China
    J Neurosci Methods 189:169-75. 2010
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  63. ncbi Characterizing the neural correlates of modality-specific and modality-independent accessibility and availability signals in memory using partial-least squares
    Alireza Salami
    Umeå Center for Functional Brain Imaging, Sweden
    Neuroimage 52:686-98. 2010
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  64. ncbi Discrimination of auditory gratings in birds
    MICHAEL S OSMANSKI
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland College Park, Biology Psychology Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Hear Res 256:11-20. 2009
    ..Overall, our results are suggestive of both common strategies in the processing of complex sounds between birds and mammals and specialized, species-specific variations on that processing in birds...
  65. pmc Vision: seeing through the gaps in the crowd
    David Whitney
    The Department of Psychology, The University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Curr Biol 19:R1075-6. 2009
    ..Recent results on this 'crowding' phenomenon are starting to bridge the gap between the striking limits of perception and the subjective impression of a rich visual world...
  66. ncbi Unilateral reduced sense of smell is an early indicator for global olfactory loss
    Volker Gudziol
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Fetscherstr 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany
    J Neurol 257:959-63. 2010
    ..These results suggest that individuals with side differences of olfactory function are at risk to develop bilateral olfactory loss within 4.5 years. Thus, the degree of lateralized smell function is an indicator for future smell loss...
  67. ncbi fMRI activation pattern recognition: A novel application of PCA in language network of pediatric localization related epilepsy
    Xiaozhen You
    Biomedical Engineering, Florida International University, 10555 W Flagler Street, Miami, FL, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:5397-400. 2009
    ..This method will lead to automatic self-clustering of the datasets provided by different institutions often with different acquisition parameters...
  68. ncbi Dorsal-ventral integration in object recognition
    Reza Farivar
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Brain Res Rev 61:144-53. 2009
    ..Thus dorsal visual areas that extract 3-D structure of shapes from certain cues, can relate these representations to cue-invariant and view-invariant representations in the ventral stream...
  69. ncbi Neural correlates of novel object and novel location recognition behavior in the mouse anterior cingulate cortex
    Aldis P Weible
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Neuroscience, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403 1227, USA
    J Neurophysiol 102:2055-68. 2009
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  70. ncbi Tactile cold scissor metroplasty as a novel backup method for hysteroscopic metroplasty
    Ali M El Saman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women s Health University Center, Faculty of Medicine, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt
    Fertil Steril 94:1086-9. 2010
    ..To study the operative, anatomic, and functional outcome of tactile cold scissor metroplasty (TCSM) as a backup method for hysteroscopic metroplasty...
  71. ncbi N400 during recognition of voice identity and vocal affect
    Maikku Toivonen
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    Neuroreport 20:1245-9. 2009
    ..The present results suggest that neural substrates involved in processing speaker identity are different from those responsible for processing vocal affect...
  72. pmc Recognition of interrupted sentences under conditions of spectral degradation
    Monita Chatterjee
    Cochlear Implants and Psychophysics Laboratory, Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences, The University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 127:EL37-41. 2010
    ..A hypothesis that the natural voice-pitch variations in speech would help in the perceptual reconstruction of the sentences was not supported by experimental results...
  73. pmc Sensitivity of the human auditory cortex to acoustic degradation of speech and non-speech sounds
    Ismo Miettinen
    Department of Biomedical Engineering and Computational Science, Aalto University School of Science and Technology, Espoo, Finland
    BMC Neurosci 11:24. 2010
    ..The amplitude resolution was impoverished by reducing the number of bits to represent the signal samples. Auditory evoked magnetic fields (AEFs) were measured in the left and right hemisphere of sixteen healthy subjects...
  74. ncbi A test of the sensorimotor account of vision and visual perception
    Bruce Bridgeman
    Department of Psychology, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Perception 37:811-4; discussion 815. 2008
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  75. ncbi Validation of the SenseWear Pro Armband algorithms in children
    Miguel A Calabro
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1714-20. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the validity of recently developed algorithms developed to take into account children's unique movement patterns...
  76. ncbi Lacking control increases illusory pattern perception
    Jennifer A Whitson
    Department of Management, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Science 322:115-7. 2008
    ..Although these many disparate forms of pattern perception are typically discussed as separate phenomena, the current results suggest that there is a common motive underlying them...
  77. pmc Widespread auditory deficits in tune deafness
    Jennifer L Jones
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Ear Hear 30:63-72. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate auditory function in individuals with deficits in musical pitch perception. We hypothesized that such individuals have deficits in nonspeech areas of auditory processing...
  78. pmc The role of temporal-masking patterns in the determination of subjective duration and loudness for ramped and damped sounds
    Dennis T Ries
    School of Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 124:3772-83. 2008
    ....
  79. pmc Investigating speechreading and deafness
    Edward T Auer
    Department of Speech Language Hearing, University of Kansas, USA
    J Am Acad Audiol 21:163-8. 2010
    ..The visual speech signal can provide sufficient information to support successful communication. However, individual differences in the ability to appreciate that information are large, and relatively little is known about their sources...
  80. ncbi Studying the variability of handwriting patterns using the Kinematic Theory
    M Djioua
    Département de génie électrique, Laboratoire Scribens, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Station Centre Ville, Montreal QC, Canada H3C 3A7
    Hum Mov Sci 28:588-601. 2009
    ....
  81. ncbi Two-month-old infants' sensitivity to changes in arbitrary syllable-object pairings: the role of temporal synchrony
    Lakshmi J Gogate
    Department of Psychology, Florida Gulf Coast University, Fotr Myers FL 33965, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 35:508-19. 2009
    ..Infants failed to detect the switch in the pairings. These results suggest that 2-month-olds use synchrony to detect changes in one novel syllable-object pairing at a time, providing a basis for further word mapping development...
  82. pmc Spoken word recognition in toddlers who use cochlear implants
    Tina M Grieco-Calub
    University of Wisconsin, Waisman Center, 1500 Highland Avenue, Room 565, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 52:1390-400. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the time course of spoken word recognition in 2-year-old children who use cochlear implants (CIs) in quiet and in the presence of speech competitors...
  83. ncbi Regularity extraction and application in dynamic auditory stimulus sequences
    Alexandra Bendixen
    Institute for Psychology I, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:1664-77. 2007
    ..The present results underline the brain's flexibility in its adaptation to environmental demands...
  84. ncbi Spatial representation of neural responses to natural and altered conspecific vocalizations in cat auditory cortex
    Boris Gourévitch
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, 2500 University Drive NW, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
    J Neurophysiol 97:144-58. 2007
    ....
  85. ncbi Visual and haptic feedback contribute to tuning and online control during object manipulation
    Felix C Huang
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Mot Behav 39:179-93. 2007
    ..Whereas feedforward control alone led to poor performance, feedback control led to fast tuning or calibration of control according to the resonant frequency of the object, and to better control of the rhythmic movement itself...
  86. ncbi A comparison of word-recognition abilities assessed with digit pairs and digit triplets in multitalker babble
    Richard H Wilson
    James H Quillen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Mountain Home, Johnson City, TN, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 42:499-510. 2005
    ..For equal intelligibility, the listeners with hearing loss required an approximately 10 dB more favorable S/B than the listeners with normal hearing. The distributions of the 50% points for the two groups had no overlap...
  87. ncbi Nonvisual motor learning influences abstract action observation
    Joel Reithler
    Cognitive Neuroscience Department, Faculty of Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht 6200 MD, The Netherlands
    Curr Biol 17:1201-7. 2007
    ..Furthermore, the obtained results extend previous work by showing experience-dependent perceptual modulations at the neural systems level based on nonvisual motor learning...
  88. ncbi Ontogeny of conspecific and heterospecific alarm call recognition in wild Verreaux's sifakas (Propithecus verreauxi verreauxi)
    Claudia Fichtel
    Department of Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, German Primate Center, Gottingen, Germany
    Am J Primatol 70:127-35. 2008
    ..The transition to adult-like escape behavior was coincident with the physical independence of infants from their mothers...
  89. ncbi Rapid brain discrimination of sounds of objects
    Micah M Murray
    Neuropsychology Division, Hôpital Nestlé, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Neurosci 26:1293-302. 2006
    ..These results provide critical temporal constraints on human auditory object recognition and semantic discrimination processes...
  90. ncbi Dominance region for pitch: effects of duration and dichotic presentation
    Hedwig Gockel
    J Acoust Soc Am 117:1326-36. 2005
    ..There was no significant effect of duration on the overall pitch shifts. The results are discussed in terms of pattern recognition and autocorrelation models of pitch perception, and a role of attention in pitch matching is suggested...
  91. pmc Cerebellar patients demonstrate preserved implicit knowledge of association strengths in musical sequences
    Barbara Tillmann
    CNRS UMR 5020, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, IFR 19, Neurosciences et Systemes Sensoriels, 50 Av Tony Garnier, F 69366 Lyon Cedex 07, France
    Brain Cogn 66:161-7. 2008
    ..The findings suggest directions for future research on auditory perception in cerebellar patients to further our understanding of cerebellar functions...
  92. ncbi Symmetry constraints mediate the learning and transfer of bimanual coordination patterns across planes of motion
    J J Temprado
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Universite de la Mediterranee, Faculte des Sciences du Sport, Marseille, France
    J Mot Behav 39:115-25. 2007
    ..The authors conclude that learning and transfer of spatial features of coordination patterns from the transverse to the sagittal plane of motion are mediated by mirror-symmetry constraints...
  93. ncbi MyDths and un-TOLLed truths: sensor, instructive and effector immunity to tuberculosis
    Norbert Reiling
    Microbial Interface Biology, Research Center Borstel, D 23845 Borstel, Germany
    Immunol Lett 116:15-23. 2008
    ..Disrupted IL-1R and/or IFN-gamma signaling pathways likely play a much more prominent role in explaining the exquisite susceptibility of MyD88-deficient mice to TB than the function of MyD88 as a TLR adaptor...
  94. ncbi Companding to improve cochlear-implant speech recognition in speech-shaped noise
    Aparajita Bhattacharya
    Hearing and Speech Research Laboratory, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 122:1079-89. 2007
    ..While the observed results could be attributed to the enhanced spectral contrast, it is likely that the corresponding temporal changes caused by companding also played a significant role and should be addressed by future studies...
  95. ncbi Activation of premotor vocal areas during musical discrimination
    Steven Brown
    Research Imaging Center, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
    Brain Cogn 63:59-69. 2007
    ..These results show that, compared to passive listening tasks, discrimination tasks elicit activation in vocal-motor planning areas...
  96. ncbi Phonotactic walking paths of field crickets in closed-loop conditions and their simulation using a stochastic model
    Natasha Mhatre
    Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012, India
    J Exp Biol 210:3661-76. 2007
    ..Virtual crickets that were unilaterally deafened or had poor ear directionality exhibited walking paths similar to those observed in previous experiments...
  97. ncbi AM representation in green treefrog auditory nerve fibers: neuroethological implications for pattern recognition and sound localization
    G M Klump
    AG Zoophysiologie und Verhalten, Carl von Ossietzky Universitat Oldenburg, 26111 Oldenburg, Germany
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 190:1011-21. 2004
    ..Both the questions of pattern recognition and localization are discussed, and the data are related to behavioral observations of female choice and localization performance in this species...
  98. ncbi Static images of novel, moveable objects learned through touch activate visual area hMT+
    Jason S Chan
    School of Psychology and Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
    Neuroimage 49:1708-16. 2010
    ....
  99. pmc Speech recognition in younger and older adults: a dependency on low-level auditory cortex
    Kelly C Harris
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425 5500, USA
    J Neurosci 29:6078-87. 2009
    ..More broadly, the results suggest the possibility that aging may exaggerate developmental limitations on the ability to recognize speech...
  100. ncbi Normal-hearing English-as-a-second-language listeners' recognition of English words in competing signals
    Lu Feng Shi
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Long Island University Brooklyn Campus, Brooklyn, New York 11201, USA
    Int J Audiol 48:260-70. 2009
    ..Age of acquisition and length of learning were both shown to be good indicators of SBL and ESL listeners' performance...
  101. ncbi Pattern recognition methods in (1)H MRS monitoring in vivo of normal appearing cerebellar tissue after treatment of posterior fossa tumors
    Lukasz Boguszewicz
    Department of Medical Physics, Maria Skcapital VE, Cyrillicodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Gliwice Branch, Gliwice, Poland
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 106:171-5. 2010
    ..Pattern recognition methods coupled with MRS revealed significant treatment-dependent alterations in normal appearing cerebellar tissue, as well as metabolic changes induced by tumor progression/recurrence...

Research Grants30

  1. Electric Stimulation of the Human Cochlea, Brainstem, and Midbrain
    Robert V Shannon; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In addition, comparison of speech recognition and profiles of psychophysical performance will suggest links between basic perceptual capabilities and more complex auditory pattern recognition. ..
  2. Tone acquisition in young children with cochlear implants
    Li Xu; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This research will advance our knowledge of tone development and enhance rehabilitation of cochlear implant users. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. PERCEPTION AND PRODUCTION OF EXPRESSIVE MICROSTRUCTURE
    Bruno Repp; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This research is expected to provide new insights into the largely subconscious psychological processes underlying the flexible control of timing in both musical and nonmusical contexts. ..
  4. Tone development in children with cochlear implants
    Li Xu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Therefore, the proposed study could improve quality of life for many cochlear implant users. ..
  5. MEMORY CONSOLIDATION: HIPPOCAMPUS & GENE EXPRESSION
    JOHN GUZOWSKI; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. NEURAL CONTROL OF VISUALLY GUIDED EYE MOVEMENTS
    Peter Schiller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. The Role of Areas V1 and V2 in Target Selection
    Peter Schiller; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. ORGANIZATION AND CONTROL OF MOVEMENT
    JOHN SOECHTING; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Providing sensory feedback would clearly enhance the efficacy of brain-machine interfaces and these results will provide new information about the normal utilization of sensory inflow in the control of movements. ..
  9. PARALLEL INFORMATION PROCESSING OF THE VISUAL SYSTEM
    Peter Schiller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The proposed work has important clinical relevance as it will serve characterize the functions of various visual cortical areas. ..
  10. AUDITORY PROCESSING OF TEMPORALLY-COMPLEX SOUNDS
    DONAL SINEX; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  11. Contribution of Estradiol to Female Neural Development
    Michael Baum; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Affirmation of a perinatal role for estradiol in brain sexual differentiation in female mice would raise the question of whether estradiol plays a similar role in female-typical psychosexual differentiation in women. ..
  12. COMPLEX AUDITORY PROCESSING WITH COCHLEAR IMPLANTS
    Monita Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The clinical relevance of the proposed work is that the findings will contribute to the development of clinical assessment tools and new speech processor designs for future auditory prostheses. ..
  13. Hemodynamic and Cognitive Function in Cardiovascular Disease
    Lawrence H Sweet; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Findings are expected to provide data and methods that will increase the clinical utility of FMRI for the assessment of CVD patients, and a better understanding of the mechanisms causing cognitive impairment. ..
  14. Neural Substrates of Executive Control Revealed by FMRI
    Daniel Weissman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. PRELIMINARY STUDIES OF SPEECH PERCEPTION USING FMRI
    MARTHA BURTON; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results of these experiments will provide systematic evidence of the nature of speech processing for future studies of normal and impaired language processing using functional neuroimaging. ..
  16. SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL PROCESSING IN PROPRIOCEPTION
    Lynette Jones; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  17. Hemodynamic predictors of brain and cognitive aging
    Naftali Raz; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  18. STRATEGY SHIFTS AND AUTOMATIZATION OF COGNITIVE SKILLS
    TIMOTHY RICKARD; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The research will test and extend the PI's previous work in the areas of skill acquisition, skill transfer, and memory and amnesia. ..
  19. Ocular and Manual Tracking of Visual Targets
    JOHN SOECHTING; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Epigenesis of Cerebral Asymmetry in Twins
    Mark Eckert; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  21. FUNCTIONAL ANATOMY OF MOUSE CORTICOHIPPOCAMPAL SYSTEMS
    REBECCA BURWELL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Another major aim of the proposed studies is to use neuropsychological approaches within a comparative framework to investigate the function of specific target structures. ..
  22. PSYCHOLOGICAL AND NEURAL BASES OF SPATIAL COGNITION
    Marlene Behrmann; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Acquired attentional deficits are notoriously difficult to rehabilitate, with profound adverse consequences for the individual, and targeted intervention efforts are urgently needed. ..
  23. COCHLEAR IMPLANT--AUDITORY FUNCTION & SPEECH PERCEPTION
    Michael Dorman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Quantifying the Role of Ca2+ in Mechanotransduction
    HAMILTON FARRIS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. Mechanical Tuning in Auditory Sensory Hair Bundles
    HAMILTON FARRIS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  26. DIFFERENTIATION OF SEXUAL BEHAVIOR
    Michael Baum; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. COCHLEAR MECHANICS
    WILLIAM RHODE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Mechanical measurements will be compared I to auditory nerve responses in the same species and using the same signals. ..
  28. NEURAL CORRELATES OF AGE RELATED DIFFERENCES IN MEMORY
    Naftali Raz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  29. NEURAL BASIS OF NORMAL AND IMPAIRED PHONOLOGY
    MARTHA BURTON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Better understanding of neural bases of phonological processes and of the effects of brain damage on those processes may provide a basis for improved therapies for aphasic symptoms. ..