Center of Excellence for Learning in Education, Science and Technology A National Science Foundation Science of Learning Center

Conference Presentations 2011

  1. Alvarez, G. (2011). How does neural architecture constrain attentional selection? In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  2. Barnes, T. and Mingolla, E. (2011). An augmented Barlow-Levick model detects onsets and offsets of motion. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  3. Barnes, T. and Mingolla, E. (2011). Breaking camouflage with a neural model that responds to the onset or offset of visual motion. Fourth annual inter-Science of Learning Centers conference (iSLC), Washington DC, March.
  4. Bohland, J. (2011). Brain architecture and neuroinformatics: applications for speech and language systems. The American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), San Diego CA, November.
  5. Bourjaily, M. and Miller, P. (2011). Generating selective persistent neural activity via correlation-based and structural plasticity. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  6. Brincat, S., Panko, M., Brumberg, J., Salazar-Gomez, A., Roy, J., Overduin, S., Kennedy, P., Miller, E., and Guenther, F. (2011). Toward a stable, long-term brain-machine interface. Poster presented at the Picower Institute 5th annual Dana and Betty Fisher Retreat.
  7. Brown, T.I., Ross, R.S., Hasselmo, M.E., and Stern, C.E. (2011). Medial temporal and striatal contributions to the integration and separation of overlapping spatial memories. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  8. Brumberg, J. S., and Guenther, F. H. (2011). A non-invasive brain-machine interface for control of a speech synthesizer. In Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience (SFN), Washington DC, November.
  9. Bunce, J. and Barbas, H. (2011). Anterior cingulate and amygdalar pathways partly diverge in memory-related medial temporal cortices. Society for Neuroscience.
  10. Cao, B., Yazdanbakhsh, A., and Mingolla, E. (2011). Brightness-related response in V1 and V2, a computational model. In Abstracts of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), Naples FL, May.
  11. Cao, Y. and Grossberg, S. (2011). Stereopsis and 3D surface perception by spiking neurons in laminar cortical circuits: A method for converting neural rate models into spiking models. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  12. Cao, Y., Grossberg, S., and Markowitz, J. (2011). Neural dynamics of retinal waves and their role in development of a laminar retinogeniculate map. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  13. Chelian, S.E., Srinivasa, N., Carpenter, G.A., and Grossberg, S. (2011). Categorization by competitive learning networks with spiking neurons: Design rules for converting rate into spiking neural networks. International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), San Jose CA, August.
  14. Cutsuridis, V. (2011). Bio-inspired models of memory capacity, recall performance and theta phase precession. International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), San Jose CA, August.
  15. Denovellis, E., Buschman, T., Diogo, C., Bullock, D., Miller, E. (2011). Rule-based task-switching in the anterior cingulate and prefrontal cortex. Poster presented at the Society for Neuroscien (SFN), Washington DC, November.
  16. Doon, J., Getty, D., Mingolla, E., and Wolfe, J. (2011). Searching simulated lungs in 3D with stereoscopic volume rendering. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  17. Doon, J., Getty, D., Mingolla, E., and Wolfe, J. (2011). Searching simulated lungs in 3D with stereoscopic volume rendering. In Abstracts of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), Naples FL, May.
  18. Eichenbaum, H. (2011). The hippocampus in space and time. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  19. Escobar, G., Van Hooser, S., and Miller, P. (2011). Emergence of direction selectivity in V1 cortex. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  20. Foley, N., Grossberg, S., and Mingolla, M. (2011). Fast and slow dynamics in learning and attending to objects: Transient Where and sustained What stream inputs explain individual differences. In Abstracts of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), Naples FL, May.
  21. Fortenberry, B., Gorchetchnikov, A., and Grossberg, S. (2011). RoboHead: Computing head direction during visually-guided navigation on a robotic platform. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  22. Franklin, D. and Grossberg, S. (2011). A neural network model of normal and abnormal learning and memory: Adaptively timed conditioning, hippocampus, amnesia, neurotrophins, and consciousness. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  23. Galbraith B, Chandler B, and Versace M. (2011). Asimov: Middleware for modeling the brain on the iRobot Create. Poster presented at the PyCon 2011, Atlanta GA, March.
  24. García-Cabezas, M. Á. and Barbas, H. (2011). Anterior cingulate has a direct influence on the primary olfactory cortex and surrounding posterior orbitofrontal cortex. Society for Neuroscience.
  25. Garcia-Cabezas, M.A. and Barbas, H. (2011). Anterior cingulate cortex can modulate primary olfactory cortex. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  26. Gardner, T. (2011). Gordon Research Conference.
  27. Gardner, T. (2011). Rockefeller University, October.
  28. Gardner, T. (2011). Informal Presentations, HHMI Janelia Farm.
  29. Gardner, T. (2011). Informal Presentations, HHMI Janelia Farm, September.
  30. Gardner, T. (2011). BU Graduate Program in Neuroscience recruiting talk, Boston MA.
  31. Gardner, T. and Markowitz, J. (2011). CSHL Synapses Meeting.
  32. Gorchetchnikov A., Versace M., Ames H., Chandler B., Léveillé J., Livitz G., Mingolla E., Snider G., Amerson R., Carter D., Abdalla H., and Qureshi M.S. (2011). Review and unication of learning framework in Cog Ex Machina platform for memristive neuromorphic hardware. International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), San Jose CA, August.
  33. Gorchetchnikov, A. (2011). Brain-inspired computing with memristive technology. Invited talk presented at the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), San Jose CA, August.
  34. Gorchetchnikov, A. (2011). MoNETA: massive parallel application of biological models navigating through virtual Morris water maze and beyond. Computational Neuroscience annual meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, July.
  35. Gorchetchnikov, A. (2011). Learning to see in a virtual world. Annual Neuroinformatics Congress, Boston MA, September.
  36. Grossberg, S. (2011). Neural dynamics of invariant object recognition, sequential memory, and action. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  37. Grossberg, S. (2011). Attentive learning and recognition of invariant visual object properties. Invited talk presented at the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), San Jose CA, August.
  38. Guenther, F. H. and Brumberg, J. S. (2011). Brain-machine interfaces for real-time speech synthesis. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC '11), Boston MA, September.
  39. Huang, J., Sekuler, A.B., Bennett, J. and Sekuler, R. (2011). Short-term visual recall is preserved in aging. In Abstracts of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), Naples FL, May.
  40. Kantak, K.M. (2011). Cognitive functioning of rats exposed to self-administered cocaine during adolescence vs. adulthood. Symposium on Plasticity In Reward Circuits During Adolescence: Effects Of Early Drug Exposure. Annual Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Hollywood FL, June.
  41. Kantak, K.M. (2011). Hijacked memory: Theft by drugs and genes. Symposium of the Science of Learning Centers, Annual SACNAS Conference, San Jose CA, October.
  42. Kazerounian, S. (2011). A massively parallel neural architecture for learning to categorize and predict context-sensitive sequences: From list chunking to resonant speech perception. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  43. Kong, L, Rosen, M.L., Michalka, S.W., Shinn-Cunningham, B.G., Somers, D.C. (2011). Resting-state functional connectivity analysis for iIdentifying the fronto-parietal attention network in individual subjects. 2011 Neuroscience Meeting Planner, Washington DC.
  44. Kong, L.Q., Swisher J.D., Somers, D.C., and Shinn-Cunningham, B. (2011). fMRI and multi-voxel pattern analysis of direction of spatial auditory attention in human auditory cortex. 34th Annual Meeting of Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore MD.
  45. Kopell, N. (2011). Multiple gamma rhythms and their functional implications. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  46. Law, R. (2011). Determination of potential synchronies in arbitrarily connected homogeneous networks of nonlinear cells. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  47. Layton, O.W., Mingolla, E., and Browning, N.A. (2011). Processing of differential motion signals is not necessary to explain human heading bias in the presence of independently moving objects. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  48. Leveille, J. and Yazdabakhsh, A. (2011). Vector subtraction in velocity space. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  49. Leveille, J., Livitz, G., Ames, H., Chandler, B., Gorchetchnikov, A., Versace, M., Mingolla, E. and Snider, G. (2011). Learning to see in a virtual world. Neuroinformatics 2011, Boston MA.
  50. Léveillé, J., Ames, H., Chandler, B., Gorchetchnikov, A., Livitz, G., Versace, M., and Mingolla, E. (2011). Invariant object recognition and localization in a virtual animat. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  51. Lim, Y., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Gardner, T. (2011). Neuroinformatics Conference, Boston MA, September.
  52. Lim, Y., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Gardner, T. (2011). IEEE WASPAA Conference, New Paltz NY, October.
  53. Lim, Y., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Gardner, T. (2011). Auditory contours and Gestalt rules for sound analysis. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  54. Lim, Y., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Gardner, T. (2011). Computational and Systems Neuroscience, February.
  55. Livitz G., Ames H., Chandler B., Gorchetchnikov A., Léveillé J., Vasilkoski Z., Versace M., Mingolla E., Snider G., Amerson R., Carter D., Abdalla H., and Qureshi M.S. (2011). Visually-guided adaptive robot (ViGuAR). International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), San Jose CA, August.
  56. Livitz, G. and Mingolla, E. (2011). Neural model of chromatic induction in solid and textured displays. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  57. Livitz, G., Ames, H., Chandler, B., Gorchetchnikov, A., Leveille, J., Versace, M., and Mingolla, E. (2011). Visually-guided adaptive robotic agent (ViGuAR). In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  58. Markowitz, J. and Gardner, T. (2011). Testing the long-term stability of a neural code in songbirds. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  59. Markowitz, J., Poole, P. and Gardner, T. (2011). Testing the long-term stability of a neural code in songbirds. Synapses: From Molecules to Circuits & Behavior, Cold Spring Harbor NY.
  60. Medalla, M., Kim, S-Y., and Barbas, H. (2011). Cortical auditory projections to the functionally distinct prefrontal areas 32 and 10. Society for Neuroscience.
  61. Mhatre, H., Gorchetchnikov, A., and Grossberg, S. (2011). Learning a dorsoventral gradient of grid cell receptive field sizes from a gradient of habituative rates in a self-organizing entorhinal cortical map. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  62. Miller, E.K. (2011). In Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience (SFN), Washington DC, November.
  63. Miller, E.K. (2011). International Neuropsychological Symposium.
  64. Miller, E.K. (2011). International Conference on Cognitive Neuroscience, Mallorca, Spain.
  65. Miller, E.K. (2011). International Neuropsychological Symposium, Mondsee, Austria.
  66. Miller, E.K. (2011). Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference on Consciousness, Boston University.
  67. Noyce, A. and Sekuler, R. (2011). Surprises are mistakes: An EEG source localization study of prediction errors. In Abstracts of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), Naples FL, May.
  68. Noyce, A. and Sekuler, R. (2011). Unexpected events in visuomotor sequences modify future expectations and activate error-monitoring systems. iSLC Meeting, March.
  69. Olu-Lafe, O., Vladusich, T., Kim, D.S., Grossberg, S., and Tager-Flusberg, H. (2011). Prototypical category learning intact in adolescents and adults with high-functioning autism. International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) 2011, San Diego CA, May.
  70. Palma, J., Versace, M., and Grossberg, S. (2011). After-hyperpolarization currents and calcium dynamics control sigmoid transfer functions in spiking cortical networks. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  71. Panko, M., Brincat S., Brumberg, J. S., Salazar-Gomez, A., Roy, J., Overduin, S., Kennedy, P. R., Miller, E.K. and Guenther, F. H. (2011). Signal stability in chronic invasive brain-machine interfaces. In Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience (SFN), Washington DC, November.
  72. Panko, M., Brincat, S., Brumberg, J., Salazar, A., Roy, J., Overduin, S., Kennedy, P., Miller, E., and Guenther, F. (2011). Signal stability chronic invasive brain-machine interfaces. Society for Neuroscience, Washington DC.
  73. Panko, M., Brincat, S., Brumberg, J., Salazar-Gomez, A., Roy, J., Overduin, S., Kennedy, P., Miller, E., and Guenther, F. (2011). Signal stability chronic invasive brain-machine interfaces. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, Washington DC.
  74. Payne, L., Berteau, S., and Sekuler, R. (2011). Network analysis in EEG source-space of the dynamics that support intentional ignoring of visual stimuli. CELEST Workshop on Dynamic Coding, Boston MA, July.
  75. Payne, L., Berteau, S., and Sekuler, R. (2011). ) Network analysis in EEG source-space of the dynamics that support intentional ignoring of visual stimuli. In Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience (SFN), Washington DC, November.
  76. Pilly, P.K. and Grossberg, S. (2011). How does the brain learn to represent space? Coordinated learning of entorhinal grid cells and hippocampal place cells. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  77. Pilly, P.K. and Grossberg, S. (2011). How do little hippocampal neurons learn to code big spaces? Coordinated learning of entorhinal grid cells and hippocampal place cells. In Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), San Jose CA, August.
  78. Puig, M.V., and Miller, E. (2011). Critical role of prefrontal cortex dopamine D2 receptors for learning in monkeys. Poster presented at the Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, Washington DC.
  79. Raudies, F., Mingolla, E., and Hasselmo, M. (2011). Does optic flow explain the firing of grid cells? Computational and Systems Neuroscience.
  80. Sen, K. (2011). At a cocktail party for songbirds. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  81. Shinn-Cunningham, B. (2011). Understanding individual differences in auditory attention: From physiology to behavior. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  82. Srinivasan, K., Grossberg, S., and Yazdabakhsh, A. (2011). Inhibitory peak shifts convert absolute disparity in V1 to relative disparity in V2: An early step towards invariant object recognition. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  83. Stephen, E. P., Brumberg, J. S., & Guenther, F. H. (2011). Distinguishing imagined movement from rest using electroencephalography. In Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience (SFN), Washington DC, November.
  84. Szalay, J.J., Hodges, A.B., and Kantak, K.M. (2011). Neural regulation of the time course for cocaine cue extinction consolidation. Annual Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Hollywood FL, June.
  85. Timbie, C. and Barbas, H. (2011). Cortical processing of emotion: Projections from the amygdala to posterior orbitofrontal cortex. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  86. Timbie, C. and Barbas, H. (2011). Pathways from the amygdala and mediodorsal thalamic nucleus to orbitofrontal cortex. Society for Neuroscience.
  87. Vasilkoski, Z., Ames, H., Chandler, B., Gorchetchnikov, A., Léveillé, J., Livitz, G., Mingolla, E., and Versace, M. (2011). Review of stability properties of neural plasticity rules for implementation on memristive neuromorphic hardware. International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), San Jose CA, August.
  88. Vladusich, T., Sadacca, B.F., Katz, D.B., Miller, P. (2011). Discrete cortical states encode behaviorally relevant information. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston MA, May.
  89. Wong, C. and Versace, M. (2011). Re-thinking financial neural network studies: Seven cardinal confounds. Global Conference on Business and Finance, Las Vegas NV.
  90. Wong, C. and Versace, M. (2011). Echo ARTMAP: Context sensitivity with neural networks in financial decision-making. Global Conference on Business and Finance, Las Vegas NV, January.
  91. Zikopoulos, B. and Barbas, H. (2011). Comparable organization of frontal white matter in human and non-human primates. Society for Neuroscience.