New Paper by Lim, Wöst­mann, & Obleser in Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science

Can you atten­tive­ly “high­light” audi­to­ry traces in mem­o­ry? If so, what are poten­tial neur­al mech­a­nisms of it? Sung-Joo Lim’s paper in J Neu­rosci; Selec­tive Atten­tion to Audi­to­ry Mem­o­ry Neu­ral­ly Enhances Per­cep­tu­al Pre­ci­sion is now avail­able online (full text). Con­grats!

New paper by Hen­ry, Her­rmann, & Obleser in Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science

For­mer Oble­ser­lab post­doc Mol­ly Hen­ry with Björn Her­rmann and Jonas Obleser has a new pub­li­ca­tion in press at Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science. Neur­al microstates gov­ern per­cep­tion of audi­to­ry input with­out rhyth­mic struc­ture by Hen­ry, MJ, Her­mann, B, Obleser, J (in press).…

Strauß again — in Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science

Alum­na Dr. Antje Strauß just got anoth­er paper on: Alpha Phase Deter­mines Suc­cess­ful Lex­i­cal Deci­sion in Noise by Antje Strauß, Mol­ly Hen­ry, Math­ias Scharinger, and Jonas Obleser appeared in Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science. Check the abstract below;

Max Planck Soci­ety reports on Wöst­mann et al.’s Neur­al alpha dynam­ics

Some days ago the Max Planck Soci­ety put out a news fea­ture on our most recent Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science paper (see our post): Aufmerk­sam zuhören — Hirn-Wellen zeigen Mühen des Hörens im Alter an It nice­ly wraps up Malte’s exper­i­ment on alpha dynam­ics in…

New paper in press in the Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science: Strauß, Hen­ry, Scharinger, & Obleser

Con­grat­u­la­tions to just-grad­u­at­ed for­mer AC PhD stu­dent and fresh GIPSA/Grenoble Post­doc Antje Strauß, who today had the last data set from her PhD the­sis accept­ed as a paper in The Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science. We are all very hap­py! The paper is…

New paper in press in the Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science: Wöst­mann, Her­rmann, Wilsch, & Obleser [UPDATED #2]

Con­grat­u­la­tions to AC PhD stu­dent Malte Wöst­mann for his new­ly accept­ed paper in the Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science! Wöst­mann M, Her­rmann B, Wilsch A, & Obleser J. Neur­al alpha dynam­ics in younger and old­er lis­ten­ers reflect acoustic chal­lenges and pre­dic­tive ben­e­fits…

New paper in press: Her­rmann, Schlicht­ing, & Obleser, Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science

Björn Her­rmann has yet anoth­er paper in press in the Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science! Dynam­ic Range Adap­ta­tion to Spec­tral Stim­u­lus Sta­tis­tics in Human Audi­to­ry Cor­tex The paper is now avail­able online free of charge, and—funnily enough—appeared right on Jan­u­ary 1, 2014.…

New paper in press: Her­rmann, Hen­ry, Grigutsch & Obleser, The Jour­nal of Neu­ro­science [Update]

Oscil­la­to­ry Phase Dynam­ics in Neur­al Entrain­ment Under­pin Illu­so­ry Per­cepts of Time Nat­ur­al sounds like speech and music inher­ent­ly vary in tem­po over time. Yet, con­tex­tu­al fac­tors such as vari­a­tions in the sound’s loud­ness or pitch influ­ence per­cep­tion of tem­po­ral rate…