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

Conference Presentations 2014

  1. Johnson, C.J. and Bohland, J.W. (2014). Localizing speech sound representations in a syllable repetition task. NSF inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) annual meeting, Pittsburgh PA.
  2. Barbas, H. (2014). Primate prefrontal pathways to rhinal cortices affect the input and output of the hippocampus. Memory Disorders Research Society (MDRS) Symposium, Austin TX.
  3. Barbas, H. (2014). Prefrontal circuits for flexible behavior. Gordon Research Conference on the Neurobiology of Cognition, Newry ME.
  4. Benussen, S., Chow, K., Varghese, L.A., Sekuler, R., Somers, D.C., and Shinn-Cunningham, B. (2014). Bidirectional audiovisual interactions: Evidence from a computerized fishing game. Acoustical Society of America meeting.
  5. Berteau, S. (2014). Coherence and communication between cortical oscillators: Suppression in the alpha band. NSF inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) conference, Pittsburgh PA.
  6. Berteau, S. (2014). Coherence and communication between cortical oscillators: Suppression in the alpha band. Poster presented at the Seventh Annual inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, March 6-8.
  7. Berteau, S., Bullock, D., Sekuler, R., and Miller, P. (2014). A mechanistic model of alpha-induced information suppression. Submitted to the 2015 annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society.
  8. Beul, S.F., Barbas, H., and Hilgetag, C. (2014). A predictive model of the primate cortical connectome based on cytoarchitecture and distance. Human Brain Mapping Conference, Hamburg, Germany.
  9. Bullock, D.H. and St. Hilaire, M.A. (2014). A neural model of sleep deprivation effects on motor preparation and response: Simulating adenosinergic, dopaminergic and cholinergic effects. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  10. Bunce, J.G. and Barbas, H. (2014). Amygdalar pathways target excitatory and distinct inhibitory mechanisms in mnemonic cortices of the primate medial temporal lobe. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  11. Cain, M.S., Boettcher, S., and Wolfe, J.M. (2014). When does the aardvark move to the next anthill? Foraging search with moving targets. Vision Sciences Society (VSS) annual meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  12. Cao, B., Eyuboglu, E., Meckel, A., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2014). A novel 3D/dichoptic presentation system compatible with large field eye tracking. Vision Sciences Society (VSS) annual meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  13. Cao, B., Eyuboglu, E., Meckel, A., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2014). Dissociation of pursuit eye movement and perception of visual motion under binocular and dichoptic condition. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  14. Cao, B.C. and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2014). A novel system for 3D/dichoptic presentation. Mathematical and Computational Models in Vision (MODVIS) satellite meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  15. Cao, B.C. and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2014). Correlation between motion perception and pursuit eye movements. Mathematical and Computational Models in Vision (MODVIS) satellite meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  16. Cler, M.J., Michener, C.M., and Stepp, C.E. (2014). Discrete vs. continuous surface electromyographic interface control. Proceedings of the 36th annual international conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 27–30 August, in press.
  17. Cler, M.J., Nieto-Castanon, A., Guenther, F.H., and Stepp, C.E. (2014). Surface electromyographic control of speech synthesis. Proceedings of the 36th annual international conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 27–30 August, in press.
  18. Denovellis, E. (2014). Contributions of prefrontal cortical areas during task switching. Poster presented at the Seventh Annual inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, March 6-8.
  19. Devaney, K.J., Levin, E.J., Michalka, S.W., Rosen, M.L., and Somers, D.C. (2014). Experienced meditators display altered neural activation in cortical attention networks. International Symposium for Contemplative Studies, Boston MA.
  20. Ehinger, K.A. and Wolfe, J.M. (2014). Foraging and navigating in a virtual orchard: Which tree do you visit next? Vision Sciences Society (VSS) annual meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  21. Fougnie, D, Zhang, J., Cormiea, S.M., Gong, X., Alvarez, G.A., and Wolfe, J.M. (2014). Winter is coming: How humans forage in a temporally structured environment. European Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP) annual meeting, Belgrade, Serbia.
  22. Fougnie, D, Zhang, J., Cormiea, S.M., Gong, X., Alvarez, G.A., and Wolfe, J.M. (2014). Winter is coming: How humans forage in a temporally structured environment. Psychonomic Society annual meeting, Long Beach CA.
  23. Galbraith, B. (2014). EEG-based control of the Unlock software. CELEST ABCI Workshop, Boston University, July.
  24. Gardner, T.J., Shinn-Cunningham, B.G., and Lim, Y. (2014). Temporal sequence processing and natural song time-scales in zebra finch auditory cortex. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  25. Grossberg, S., Srinivasan, K., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2014). Predictive remapping, binocular fusion, and invariant category learning of natural objects during scanning of a depthful scene with eye movement. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  26. John, Y.J., Bullock, D., Bunce, J., Zikopoulos, B., and Barbas, H. (2014). Emotional context: Computational modeling of interactions between hippocampus and amygdala that link context and affective processing. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  27. John, Y.J., Bullock, D., Zikopoulos, B., and Barbas, H. (2014). Emotional space: Interactions between hippocampus and amygdala that link spatial and affective processing. Gordon Research Conference on the Neurobiology of Cognition, Newry ME.
  28. Johnson, C. (2014). Localizing speech sound representations in a syllable repetition task. Poster presented at the Seventh Annual inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) Conference, Pittsburgh PA, March 6-8.
  29. Johnson, C.J. and Bohland, J.W. (2014). Mapping the cortical representation of speech sounds during syllable repetition. 6th annual meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  30. Johnson, C.J. and Bohland, J.W. (2014). Localizing categorical speech representations in perception and production. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  31. Keller, A., Aizenman, A., and Sekuler, R. (2014). Multisensory interactions: Incidental learning and disruption. Gordon Research Conference on the Neurobiology of Cognition, Newry ME.
  32. Keller, A., Payne, L., and Sekuler, R. (2014). Theta oscillations drive multisensory divided attention. Gordon Research Conference on the Neurobiology of Cognition, Newry ME.
  33. Keller, A.S., Payne, L., and Sekuler, R. (2014). When multiple modalities require attention, theta steps up to the plate. Submitted to the 2015 Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual meeting, San Francisco CA.
  34. Layton, O.W. and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2014). A neural model of kinetic border-ownership. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  35. Layton, O.W. Mingolla, E., and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2014). The role of border-ownership in detecting kinetic occlusion. Mathematical and Computational Models in Vision (MODVIS) satellite meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  36. Lim, Y., Markowitz, J., and Gardner, T.J. (2014). Motor and auditory coding of sub-syllabic transitions in zebra finch song. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  37. Markowitz, J., Guitchounts, G., and Gardner T.J. (2014). Spatial organization of synchronous cell assemblies in HVC. Smith Family Trust Dinner, Boston MA.
  38. Markowitz, J., Guitchounts, G., Lim, Y., and Gardner, T.J. (2014). Spatial organization of synchronous cell assemblies in HVC. COSYNE meeting, Salt Lake City UT.
  39. Markowitz, J.E. (2014). Network mechanisms of sequence generation in HVC. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) songbird satellite meeting, Washington DC.
  40. Markowitz, J.E., Liberti, W.A., Guitchounts, G., Velho, T., Lois, C., and Gardner, T.J. (2014). Mesoscopic patterns of inhibition underlie songbird cortical sequences. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) songbird satellite meeting, Washington DC.
  41. Markowitz, J.E., Liberti, W.A., Guitchounts, G., Velho, T., Lois, C., and Gardner, T.J. (2014). Mesoscopic patterns of inhibition underlie songbird cortical sequences. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  42. Michalka, S. (2014). Sensory attention networks and neuroscience applications for educational technology. Talk presented at the Seventh Annual inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) Conference, Pittsburgh PA.
  43. Michalka, S. (2014). Flexible recruitment of sensory-biased cortical networks. NSF inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) annual conference, Pittsburgh PA.
  44. Michalka, S. (2014). Auditory short-term memory for space but not for time recruits anterior visuotopic parietal maps. Nanosymposium talk, Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  45. Michalka, S.W., Kong, L., Rosen, M.L., Devaney, K.J., Shinn-Cunningham, B.G., and Somers, D.C. (2014). Short-term memory for space and time flexibly recruit complementary sensory-biased cortical networks. Gordon Research Conference on the Neurobiology of Cognition, Newry ME.
  46. Michalka, S.W., Kong, L., Rosen, M.L., Devaney, K.J., Shinn-Cunningham, B.G., and Somers, D.C. (2014). Dynamic recruitment of sensory-biased attention networks in temporal and spatial short-term memory tasks. Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual meeting, Boston MA.
  47. Michalka, S.W., Rosen, M.L., Kong, B., Shinn-Cunningham, B.G., and Somers, D.C. (2014). Auditory short-term memory for space but not for time recruits anterior visuotopic parietal maps. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  48. Miller, E. (2014). Keynote Address, Eastern Psychological Association.
  49. Miller, E. (2014). Gordon Conference on the Neurobiology of Cognition, Newry ME.
  50. Myers, E. and Bohland, J.W. (2014). Region-specific molecular signatures in the human and mouse brain. 22nd annual conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology, Boston MA.
  51. Myers, E. and Bohland, J.W. (2014). Comparison of regional and brain-wide gene coexpression relationships in the human and mouse. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  52. Noyce, A. and Sekuler, R. (2014). Individual differences in obligatory processing of unexpected, intentionally ignored events. Vision Sciences Society (VSS) annual meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  53. Noyce, A., Payne, L., and Sekuler R. (2014). Short-term memory improvement requires stable modulation of EEG alpha oscillations. NSF inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) annual meeting, Pittsburgh PA.
  54. Noyce, A., Payne, L., and Sekuler, R. (2014). Short-term memory improvement requires stable modulation of EEG alpha oscillations. Poster presented at the Seventh Annual inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, March 6-8.
  55. Noyce, A., Payne, L., and Sekuler, R. (2014). Short-term memory requires stable modulations of EEG alpha oscillations. Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual meeting, Boston MA.
  56. Patrick, S., Bullock, D., Gorchetchnikov, A., Sohail, A., and Versace, M. (2014). Simulating conditions in which striatal learning assigns behavior control to the fastest-computed reward-predictive representations of cues and contexts. Simulating conditions in which striatal learning assigns behavior control to the fastest-computed reward-predictive representations of cues and contexts, Washington DC.
  57. Payne, L, Dube, C., and Sekuler, R. (2014). Alpha-band oscillations protect selective auditory and visual processing. Symposium presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual meeting, Boston MA.
  58. Payne, L. (2014). Attention-modulated alpha-band oscillations protect against encoding of irrelevant visual and auditory stimuli. Symposium presented at the 7th annual Inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) conference, Pittsburgh PA.
  59. Payne, L. and Sekuler, R. (2014). EEG signatures of cross-modal attention in young and older adults. To be presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual meeting.
  60. Payne, L., Rogers, C., Maharjan, S., Wingfield, A., and Sekuler, R. (2014). Older and younger adults can reduce the Cocktail Party effect by listening with the right ear. Submitted to the 2015 Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual meeting, San Francisco CA.
  61. Qian, J. and Yazdanbakhsh, A. (2014). A neural model of distance-dependent percept of size constancy. Vision Sciences Society (VSS) annual meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  62. Raudies, F. and Gilmore, R. (2014). An analysis of optic flow observed by infants during natural activities. Journal of Vision vol. 14 no. 10 article 226 (abstract) doi: 10.1167/14.10.226. Vision Sciences Society (VSS) annual meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  63. Riesen, G., Ruda H., and Mingolla, E. (2014). Rapid visual estimation of numerosity in naturalistic environments. NSF inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC) conference, Pittsburgh PA.
  64. Riesen, G., Ruda, H., and Mingolla, E. (2014). Rapidly estimating numerosity independent of size-related distance or occlusion. Vision Sciences Society (VSS) annual meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  65. Rodgers, C., Payne, L., Maharjan, S., Sekuler, R., and Wingfield, A. (2014). Dichotic listening is tough, and only gets tougher: Impact of attentional control on dichotic listening in young and older adults. Submitted for presentation at the Auditory, Perception, Cognition and Action meeting (APCAM).
  66. Salazar-Gomez, A., Brincat, S., Panko, M., Jia, N., Miller, E., and Guenther, F. (2014). Error-related potentials for brain-computer interfaces. iSLC Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, March 6-8.
  67. Salazar-Gomez, A.F., Brincat, S.L., Jia, N., Panko, M., Miller, E.K., and Guenther, F.H. (2014). Decoder error detection in a saccade brain-computer interface. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  68. Salazar-Gómez, A.F., Brincat, S.L., Panko, M., Jia, N., Miller, E.K., and Guenther, F.H. (2014). Error-related potentials for brain-computer interfaces. NSF inter-Science of Learning Centers (iSLC conference), Pittsburgh PA.
  69. Saperstein, S.E., Sekuler, R., and Bohland, J.W. (2014). Topography and temporal dynamics of resting state network signatures in high-density EEG. Submitted for presentation at the Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  70. Saperstein, S.E., Sekuler, R., and Bohland, J.W. (2014). Network signatures of resting state in high-density EEG. Submitted for presentation to the Fourth Biennial Conference of Resting State/Brain Connectivity, Boston MA.
  71. sher, D.E., Tobyne, S.M., Michalka, S.W., and Somers, D.C. (2014). Frontal networks for visual and auditory attention: Mining structural connectivity in the Human Connectome Project. Frontal networks for visual and auditory attention: Mining structural connectivity in the Human Connectome Project, Washington DC.
  72. Smith, D.S., Varghese, L.A., Stepp, C.E., and Guenther, F.H. (2014). Comparison of steady-state visual and somatosensory evoked potentials for brain-computer interface control. Proceedings of the 36th annual international conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 27–30 August, in press.
  73. Sun, Y., Shinn-Cunningham, B., Somers, D., and Sekuler, R. (2014). Multisensory learning and integration in a first-person fisherman game. Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual meeting, Boston MA.
  74. Swanson, O.K., Garcia-Cabezas, M.A., and Barbas, H. (2014). A novel pathway from the anterior cingulate to the premotor cortex may link cognitive control and movement. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  75. Torene, S. (2014). Modulation of beta rhythms through a neurofeedback brain-machine interface. Cognitive Rhythms Collaborative Retreat, Boston University, Boston MA.
  76. Varghese, L., Michalka, S., Yazdanbakhsh, A., Somers, D., Guenther, F., and Shinn-Cunningham, B. (2014). Decoding attentional state during the perception of multi-modal stimuli. ARO, San Diego, CA, February.
  77. Varghese, L., Sun, Y., Sekuler, R., Somers, D.C. and Shinn-Cunningham, B.G. (2014). Bidirectional audiovisual interactions: Evidence from a computerized fishing game. 167th meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA), Providence RI.
  78. Varghese, L.A., Michalka, S.W., Yazdanbakhsh, A., Somers, D., Stepp, C.E., Guenther F.H., and Shinn-Cunningham, B.G. (2014). Decoding the locus of attention to visual, auditory, and audiovisual stimuli from single-trial EEG data. Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO), San Diego CA.
  79. Wolfe, J.M. (2014). Enhancing visual search by GEOINT analysts. NGA Academic Research Program (NARP) Symposium and Workshops.
  80. Wolfe, J.M. (2014). If I can see so much, why do I miss so much? Invited talk presented at the Conference on Attention and Perception, Chaiyi, Taiwan.
  81. Wolfe, J.M. (2014). Beyond searching for red vertical lines: New frontiers in visual search. Invited talk presented at the 17th Conference on Attention and Perception, Chaiyi, Taiwan.
  82. Wolfe, J.M. and Ehinger, K.A. (2014). Enhancing visual search by GEOINT analysts, Part 2: GEOINT analysis as a foraging task. NGA Academic Research Program (NARP) Symposium and Workshops.
  83. Yan, R., Myers, E., and Bohland, J.W. (2014). A survey of gene expression across cortical areas in the adult mouse and human brains. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.
  84. Zhang, J., Fougnie, D., Gong, X., Alvarez, G.A., and Wolfe, J.M. (2014). Winter is coming: How humans forage in a temporally structured environment. Vision Sciences Society (VSS) annual meeting, St. Petersburg Beach FL.
  85. Zikopoulos, B., García-Cabezas, M.A., and Barbas, H. (2014). Common architecture of subgenual anterior cingulate cortices and white matter pathways in human and non-human primates. Society for Neuroscience (SFN) annual meeting, Washington DC.