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Conference Presentations 2012

  1. Aizeman, A., Bond, S., Sekuler, R., and Gold, J. (2012). Implicit learning and memory for random visual noise. Talk presented at the the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  2. Ayeroff, E., Gill, J., & Alvarez G. A. (2012). Estimating the quantity and quality of working memory representations with continuous report versus change detection. Journal of Vision, August 13, 2012 12(9): 345; doi:10.1167/12.9.345. Poster presented at the 12th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  3. Barbas, H. (2012). Prefrontal pathways and flexible behavior. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  4. Berteau, S., Payne, L., Sekuler, R., and Miller, P. (2012). Changes in mnemonic activity drives task-dependent alpha band oscillations: A network model for effective ignoring. Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA, October 15.
  5. Brincat, S., Panko, M., Brumberg, J., Salazar-Gomez, A., Roy, J., Overduin, S., Kennedy, P., Miller, E., and Guenther, F. (2012). Toward a stable, long-term brain-machine interface. Poster presented at the Picower Retreat and the CELEST site review poster session.
  6. Browning, A. (2012). Computation of time-to-contact in radially expansive MST cells. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  7. Brumberg, J., Lorenz, S., Galbraith, B., and Guenther, F. (2012). The Unlock Project: A Python-based framework for practical brain-computer interface communication “app” development. 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, San Diego, CA.
  8. Brumberg, J., Salazar-Gomez, A., and Guenther, F. (2012). Controlling a formant synthesizer using a non-invasive brain-machine interface. Poster presented at the 2012 Motor Speech Conference, Santa Rosa, CA.
  9. Bunce, J. and Barbas, H. (2012). Organization of inhibitory neurons in primate memory-related rhinal cortices. Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  10. Buschman, T.J., Denovellis, E.L., Diogo, C., Bullock, D., and Miller, E. (2012). Dynamic networks in frontal cortex support the cognitive flexibility to switch between rules. Poster presented at the Computational and systems neuroscience (Cosyne) meeting, Salt Lake City, UT.
  11. Buschman, T.J., Denovellis, E.L., Diogo, C., Bullock, D., and Miller, E. (2012). Dynamic, synchronous, sub-networks in prefrontal cortex encode stimulus-response rules. Poster presented at the Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  12. Cao, B., Mingolla, E., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). The modulatory effects of cortical feedback and horizontal connections: A rate model study of the balance between excitation and inhibition. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  13. Cao, B., Mingolla, E., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). The role of feedback and long-range horizontal connections in brightness-related responses in visual cortex: A computational model. Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  14. Cao, B., Mingolla, E., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). Slow brightness-related responses in V1: Local, feedback, or horizontal? Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  15. Chandler, B., Snider, G., and Mingolla, E. (2012). Real-time disocclusion in natural environments. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  16. Denovellis, E.L., Buschman, T.J., Diogo, C., Bullock, D., and Miller, E. (2012). Point process models of anterior cingulate and dorsolateral prefrontal cortical neurons during cognitive control. Poster presented at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  17. Dube, C. and Sekuler, R. (2012). On the nature of prototype effects in visual working memory for motion. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  18. Galbraith, B.V. (2012). Unlock: A Python-based framework for rapid development of practical brain-computer interface applications. Talk presented at the 11th Annual Python In Science Conference, Austin, TX, July 18.
  19. Galbraith, B.V. (2012). Unlock: A Python-based framework for rapid development of practical brain-computer interface applications. Boston Python Meetup, Cambridge, MA, June 20.
  20. Garcia-Cabezas, M. and Barbas, H. (2012). Relationship of cortical architecture to the laminar pattern of projections from anterior cingulate to orbitofrontal cortices. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  21. García-Cabezas, M. and Barbas, H. (2012). Laminar projections from anterior cingulate cortex may modulate orbitofrontal output. Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  22. Gardner, T. (2012). Object-based time-frequency analysis. Invited talk presented at the Sensory Coding and Natural Environment meeting, Vienna, Austria, September.
  23. Gauthier, H., Tassin, D., and Kantak, K. (2012). Contribution of dopamine D1 receptor mechanisms to frontostriatal function in a rodent model of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Nanosymposium on ADHD, SLI, Dyslexia and other Specfic Disorders of Neurobehavior. Annual meeting of Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA, October.
  24. Gilmore, R., Raudies, F., Kretch, K., Franchak, J., and Adolf, K. (2012). Do you see what I see? Comparing optic flow experienced by infants and their mothers. International Conference on Infant Studies.
  25. Gorchetchnikov, A. (2012). Modular neural exploring and traveling agent (MoNETA) in virtual Morris water maze. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts, New Orleans, LA.
  26. Grossberg, S. (2012). How can children (and robots) learn to follow gaze, share joint attention, imitate their teachers, and use tools during social interactions? In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  27. Guitchounts, G., Markowitz, J., Liberti, W., and Gardner, T. (2012). Minimally invasive carbon fiber electrode arrays for long-term single unit recording in freely behaving animals. Society for Neroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  28. Gullory, S., Payne, L., and Sekuler, R. (2012). Alpha-band oscillations distinguish endogenous and exogenous attentional influences. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Chicago.
  29. Hasselmo, M. (2012). Autonomy for micro air vehicles to support dismounted marines. ONR Bio-inspired autonomous systems workshop, Arlington, VA, May 25.
  30. Hasselmo, M. (2012). Oscillations and cortical-hippocampal interactions involved in memory. Charles River Association for Memory, Boston, MA, May 30.
  31. Hasselmo, M. (2012). Towards mathematical modeling of neurological disease from cellular perspectives. Fields Institute, Ontario, Canada, May 31-June 1.
  32. Hasselmo, M. (2012). Physiological properties of entorhinal cortex and a model of Alzheimer’s disease supporting treatment with NMDA receptor blockers and muscarinic M4 agonists. Alzheimer’s disease/ Pharmaceuticals Workshop. Fields Institute, Ontario, Canada.
  33. Hasselmo, M. (2012). Oscillations, grid cells and the coding of spatial location. AREADNE, Santorini, Greece, June 21.
  34. Hasselmo, M. (2012). Grid cells and cognitive maps for autonomous systems. ONR Computational Neuroscience meeting, Washington, D.C., June 27.
  35. Hasselmo, M. (2012). Oscillations and grid cells. Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS) symposium on “Medial entorhinal cortex: Dissecting the microcircuits.”, Barcelona, Spain, July 17.
  36. Jia, N. and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). Neural mechanism of visual stability. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  37. Jia, N. and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). Modeling of the neural mechanism of receptive field remapping. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  38. John, Y., Bullock, D., Zikopoulos, B., and Barbas, H. (2012). Emotional learning and response generation in amygdala circuits. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  39. John, Y., Bullock, D., Zikopoulos, B., and Barbas, H. (2012). An amygdalar network for learned expression and suppression of afective responses. Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  40. Johnson, C. and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). A minimal model of motion tuning in middle temporal visual cortex. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  41. Johnson, C. and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). A cortical model of speed tuning in area MT. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  42. Kong, L., Rosen, M., Michalka, S., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Somers, D. (2012). fMRI investigations of temporal sequence processing in visual short-term memory of humans. 20th annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, 13-17 October.
  43. Kong, L., Rosen, M.L., Michalka, S.W., Shinn-Cunningham, B.G., Somers, D.C. (2012). Resting-state functional connectivity identifies behaviorally-relevant prefrontal lobe regions within the dorsal attention network in individual subjects. Society for Neroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  44. Kong, L., Rosen, M.L., Michalka, S.W., Shinn-Cunningham, B.G., Somers, D.C. (2012). Resting-state functional connectivity identifies behaviorally-relevant prefrontal lobe regions within the dorsal attention network in individual subjects. Society for Neroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  45. Layton, O., Mingolla, E., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). Multiplicative motion correlation detection produces stable border-ownership signals. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  46. Layton, O., Mingolla, E., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). A neural model of border-ownership and motion in early vision. Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  47. Layton, O., Mingolla, E., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). A neural model of border-ownership and motion in early vision. inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) Conference, San Diego, CA.
  48. Layton, O., Mingolla, E., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). A neural model of motion-induced border-ownership in random texture displays. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  49. Lim, Y., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Gardner, T. (2012). Neural coding of auditory temporal sequences in a songbird operant behavior. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  50. Lim, Y., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Gardner, T. (2012). Neural coding of auditory temporal sequences in a songbird operant behavior. Gordon Conference on the Audiotry System, Lewiston, ME, 8-13 July.
  51. Lim, Y., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Gardner, T. (2012). Neural coding of auditory temporal sequences in a songbird operant behavior. 20th annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, 13-17 October.
  52. Lim, Y., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Gardner, T. (2012). Object-based time-frequency analysis. Society for Neroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  53. Livitz, G. and Mingolla, E. (2012). Mechanisms for attributing surface color in images characterized by chromatic contrast. Society for Neroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  54. Livitz, G., Leveille, J., Ames, H., Gorchetchnikov, A., Versace, M., Chandler, B., Carter, R., Abdalla, H., Mingolla, E., and Snider, G. (2012). Modeling early visual plasticity in a realistic virtual world. Computational and Systems Neuroscience 2012 (COSYNE), Salt Lake City, UT.
  55. Lorenz, S., Brumberg, J., Guenther, F., and Galbraith, B. (2012). Adaptive real-world brain-computer communication interfacing with EEG. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  56. Markowitz, J. and Gardner, T. (2012). Long-range structure of canary syntax. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  57. Markowitz, J. and Gardner, T. (2012). A stable, long-range motor pattern in the songbird brain. Computational and systems neuroscience (Cosyne), Salt Lake City, UT, February.
  58. Markowitz, J., Guitchounts, G., and Gardner, T. (2012). A long-range, highly synchronous motor signal in the songbird brain. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  59. Michalka, S., Rosen, M., Kong, L., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Somers, D. (2012). Resting-state functional connectivity identifies behaiorally relevant prefrontal lobe regions within the dorsal attention netword in individual subjects. 20th annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, 13-17 October.
  60. Michalka, S.W., Rosen, M.L., Kong, L., Shinn-Cunningham, B.G., Somers, D.C. (2012). fMRI investigations of temporal sequence processing in visual short¬term memory of humans. Society for Neroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  61. Miller, E. (2012). Human activities, neurosciences, and the person. Working Group of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, The Vatican.
  62. Miller, E. (2012). Rewards, habits, and learning: Towards an integrative view of frontostriatal function. Columbia University.
  63. Miller, E. (2012). Measuring and interpreting cognitive changes in early Huntington’s Disease. CHDI Foundation, New York.
  64. Miller, E. (2012). Workshop on Categorization, Cosyne Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT.
  65. Miller, E. (2012). Workshop on Working Memory, Cosyne Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT.
  66. Myers, E. and Bohland, J. (2012). A database and analyses of gene expression patterns related to heritable disorders of speech and language. Poster presented at the Society for Neuroscience, October.
  67. Narkowitz, J., Ivie, E., Kligler, L., and Gardner, T. (2012). Beyond randomness: long-range order in birdsong. Society for Neroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  68. Newmark, R., Schon, K., Ross, R., and Stern, C. (2012). Mechanisms underlying active maintenance of overlapping and non-overlapping representations: A high-resolution investigation of medial temporal lobe structures. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  69. Newmark, R., Schon, K., Ross, R., Jun, B., and Stern, C. (2012). A high-resolution study of hippocampal subfields and medial temporal lobe structures during the maintenance of overlapping and non-overlapping stimuli. Society for Neroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  70. Newmark, R., Schon, K., Ross, R., Jun, B., and Stern, C. (2012). High-resolution fMRI study of hippocampal subfield and medial temporal lobe structures during maintenance of overlapping and non-overlapping stimuli. 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston, MA.
  71. Nic Dhonnchadha, B., Gauthier, J., Spealman, R., Man, H., and Kantak, K. (2012). Brief interventions with environmental enrichment for cocaine-cue extinction and relapse prevention: Evaluation of concept in rats. Oral Communication Session on Animal Models of Stimulant Abuse, Annual meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Palm Springs, CA, June.
  72. Noyce, A. and Sekuler, R. (2012). Working memory resolution increases faster than capacity in visuomotor sequence learning. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  73. Noyce, A. and Sekuler, R. (2012). Source localization of EEG signals generated during sequence learning and expectation monitoring. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Chicago.
  74. Puig, M.V., and Miller, E. (2012). Critical role of prefrontal cortex dopamine D2 receptors for learning in monkeys. Poster presented at the Federation of the European Neuroscience Societies, Barcelona, Spain.
  75. Puig, M.V., and Miller, E. (2012). A role for prefrontal dopamine D2 receptors in learning and memory in monkeys. Poster presented at the Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  76. Puig, V. and Miller, E. (2012). Critical role of prefrontal cortex dopamine D2 receptors for learning in monkeys. Poster presented at the Society for Neroscience, Washington, D.C..
  77. Raudies, F. and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). A model for visual magnification factors. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  78. Raudies, F., Mingolla, E., and Hasselmo, M. (2012). A model that learns to navigate using grid cells and boundary vector cells driven by optic flow. Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  79. Sekuler, R., Roudaia, E., Bennett, PJ., Jalan, P., and Sekuler, A. (2012). Effects of aging on the integration of inter- and intra-modal motion cues. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  80. Seltzer, W., Leveille, J., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). On Weber-Fechner law in perceptual vector subtraction. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  81. Sherfey, J. and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). Fixational eye movements increase acuity in a retinal Bipolar-Amacrine-Ganglion circuit model. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  82. Somers, D., Kong, L., Rosen, M., Michalka, S., and Shinn-Cunningham, B. (2012). Resting-state functional connectivity using visual and auditory seed regions reveals complementary lateral prefrontal lobe networks. 20th annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, 13-17 October.
  83. Srinivasan, K., Grossberg, S., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). Predictive remapping of binocularly fused images during saccadic eye movements. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  84. Srinivasan, K., Grossberg, S., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). Predictive remapping of binocularly fused images under saccadic eye movements. Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  85. Srinivasan, K., Grossberg, S., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). Maintenance of binocular fusion by predictive remapping. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  86. Srinivasan, K., Grossberg, S., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). Maintenance of binocular fusion by predictive remapping during saccadic eye movements. Poster presented at the Society for Neroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  87. Stephen, E., Kramer, M., Lepage, K., Eden, U., Brunner, P., Guenther, F., Schalk, G., and Brumberg, J. (2012). Characterizing the dynamically evolving functional networks of speech. Society for Neroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  88. Suchow, J., Brady, T., Fougnie, D., and Alvarez, G. (2012). Modeling visual working memory with the MemToolbox: A modeling toolbox which will include the distribution/dissemination of experiment code, data, and modeling code to the research community. Poster presented at the Visual Working Memory Workshop, Oregon.
  89. Timbie, C., Zikopoulos, B. and Barbas, H. (2012). Direct and indirect pathways link the amygdala and orbitofrontal cortex. Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  90. Versace, M. (2012). Intelligent machines or bust. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  91. Wolfe, J. and Danielson, J. (2012). Visual foraging behavior: When are the berries riper on the other side of the screen? Talk presented at the Annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  92. Wurbs, J., Mingolla, E., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). A model of motion representation that includes the cortical magnification factor, receptive field size, and scatter. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  93. Wurbs, J., Mingolla, E., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2012). Modeling a space-variant cortical representation for motion under continuous and phi motion conditions. Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  94. Yazdanbakhsh, A., Layton, O., and Mingolla, E. (2012). A neural model of border-ownership in early vision. Vision Sciences Society, Naples, FL.
  95. Zangeneh, M. and Joshi, A. (2012). Performance and energy models for memristor-based1T1R RRAM cell. GLSVLSI, Salt Lake City UT, May.
  96. Zanto, T., Sekuler, R., Dube, C., and Gazzaley, A. (2012). Age-related changes in expectation-based modulation of motion detectability. Talk presented at the meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Beijing.
  97. Zikopoulos, B. and Barbas, H. (2012). A biological circuit model for attention to emotional stimuli in primates. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS), Boston University, May.
  98. Zikopoulos, B. and Barbas, H. (2012). The intercalated nucleus of the primate amygdala. Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.