Vision & Cognitive Neuroscience Lab

McMaster University

Recent publications and presentations




 



Recent and Upcoming Conference Presentations

 

Vision Sciences Society. Naples, FL: May 2008

 

Classification images measured in a same/different face discrimination task

PJ Bennett, M Pachai & AB Sekuler

 

Assessing the effect of aging on orientation selectivity of visual mechanisms with the steady state visually evoked potential

SW Govenlock, K Kliegl, AB Sekuler & PJ Bennett

 

House training modifies activity in PPA, RSC, but not FFA

Jesse S Husk, LR Betts, KM O'Craven, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

Contrast-reversal abolishes perceptual learning

Z Hussain, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

Effects of viewing condition and age on the functionality of eye movements for face recognition memory

R Kealey , AB Sekuler & PJ Bennett

 

The composite face effect is still not correlated with face identification accuracy

Y Konar, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

Psychophysical measurements of surround suppression in 5-year-olds

T Lewis, AB Sekuler & PJ Bennett

oral presentation: presented by AB Sekuler

 

The influence of eye and mouth position on judgments of face orientation

M Nagai, K Kazai, PJ Bennett, H Katayose, A Yagi, MD Rutherford & AB Sekuler

 

The creaky attentional gate: Temporal changes in the spatial extent of attention in elderly and young observers

AB Roggeveen, LN Jefferies, AB Sekuler, PJ Bennett & V DiLollo

 

High contrast contour integration and aging

E Roudaia, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

Rapid extraction of stimulus phase information during complex object processing

G Rousselet, C Pernet, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

The effects of aging on the bandwidths of directionally-selective mechanisms

LE Tsotsos , AB Sekuler & PJ Bennett

 

 

CIHR Strategic Training Program in Communication and Social Interaction in Health Aging, Annual Conference. Banff, AB: February 2008

Investigating cortical orientation-tuning in older adults using steady-state EEG

SW Govenlock, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

The composite face effect is not correlated with face identification accuracy

Y Konar, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

The creaky attentional gate: Temporal changes in the spatial extent of attention in elderly and young observers

AB Roggeveen, LN Jefferies, AB Sekuler, PJ Bennett & V DiLollo

 

High contrast contour integration and aging

E Roudaia, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

The effects of aging on the bandwidths of directionally-selective mechanisms

LE Tsotsos , AB Sekuler & PJ Bennett

 

 

Health Research in the City. Hamilton, ON: February 2008

The amazing, changing, aging brain (in "The Brain" open plenary session)

PJ Bennett

 

Psychophysical measurements of surround suppression in 5-year-olds

TL Lewis, AB Sekuler & PJ Bennett

 

Effects of aging on temporal changes in the spatial extent of attentio

A Roggeveen, L Jefferies, AB Sekuler, PJ Bennett & V DiLollo

 

The effects of aging on the bandwidths of directionally-selective mechanisms

L Tsotsos, AB Sekuler & PJ Bennett

 

Different time-courses of activation for static and non-rigidly moving faces

KS Pilz & Johannes Schultz

work Karin did at the Max Planck Institute

 

Session Co-Chair for "The Brain" and "Bugs and Brain" open plenary sessions

AB Sekuler

 

 

McMaster Undergraduate Student Research Conference. Hamilton, ON: January 2008

Classification images measured in a same/different face discrimination task

M Pachai, AB Sekuler & PJ Bennett

 

 

Society for Neuroscience. San Diego, CA, USA: November 2007

Size matters but age doesn't: Psychophysical evidence for mature suppressive-surround mechanisms in 5-year-olds

TL Lewis, AB Sekuler & PJ Bennett

 

Estimating the size of eye movements for updating spatial memory

LE Tsotsos & DYP Henriques

work Lia did at York

 

 

European Conference on Visual Perception. Arrezo, Italy: August 2007

Time course of the sensitvity of the visual system to phase information

GA Rousselet , PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler


 

CVR Vision Conference. York University, ON: July 2007

Face discrimination performance is not reflected in the N170

J Husk, M Sergi, T Gora, G Rousselet, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler


The effect of aging on contour integration

E Roudaia, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

The composite face effect is not correlated with face identification accuracy

Y Konar, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

 

Vision Sciences Society. Sarasota, FL, USA: May 2007

An absence of orientation selectivity for visual masking

S Govenlock, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler

 

Classification images for sampled stimuli: Comparing face processing in typical and autistic observers

M Nagai, PJ Bennett, M Rutherford, C Gaspar, D Carbone, M Nara, H Ishii, T Kumada & AB Sekuler


The ecological utility of inter-feature distances for human face discrimination

C Gaspar, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler


The composite face effect is not correlated with face identification accuracy

Y Konar, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler


The effect of aging on contour integration

E Roudaia, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler


Face discrimination performance is not reflected in the N170

J Husk, M Sergi, T Gora, G Rousselet, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler


Superior identification of familiar visual stimuli a year after learning

Z Hussain, PJ Bennett & AB Sekuler


Two-element classification images for the discrimination of emotional expression in upright and inverted faces

PJ Bennett, M Nagai, M Honma, M Rutherford, C Gaspar, D Carbone, M Nara, H Ishii, T Kumada & AB Sekuler