Tucker-Davis Symposium on Advances and Perspectives in Auditory Neurophysiology (APAN III)
Friday, November 11, 2005
8:30-9:00 Registration and Poster set-up (all posters)
9:00-9:10 Introduction (Xiaoqin Wang)
9:10-10:00 Keynote: Auditory cortex plasticity. Michael Merzenich (University of California, San Francisco)
Slide Session I (Chair: Amy Poremba)
10:00-10:20 Multiple auditory tasks and the single cortical neuron – salient temporal and spectral cues drive orthogonal, dynamic, task-related receptive field plasticity in primary auditory cortex. Jonathan B. Fritz1, Mounya Elhilali1, Pingbo Yin1, Nicol Harper2, Kevin Donaldson1, & Shihab A. Shamma1 (1. Neural Systems Lab, Center for Acoustic & Auditory Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA, 2.University College, London, U.K.)
10:25-10:45 Role of primary auditory cortex in training-induced adaptation to
altered spatial cues. A.J. King; F.R. Nodal; H. Hartung (Lab of Physiology, Univ of
10:50-11:50 Poster Session & Coffee Break
11:50-12:10 Frequency selectivity and context sensitivity of single neurons in human auditory cortex. Israel Nelken, Yael Bitterman, Roy Mukamel, Rafi Malach and Itzhak Fried (Dept. of Neurobiology, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel)
12:15-12:35 Modulation of auditory responses by modality-specific attention in rat
primary auditory cortex. Lung-Hao
Tai & Tony Zador (
12:40-1:50 Lunch (on your own)
Slide Session II (Chair: Mal Semple)
2:00-2:20 The neurobiology and behavior of a natural primate vocal behavior. Cory T. Miller, Ashley Pistorio, Stewart Hendry, & Xiaoqin Wang (Dept. Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD)
2:25-2:45 The modulation spectra of rhesus vocalizations and the responses of neurons in the rhesus ventrolateral prefrontal cortex to stimuli with these spectrotemporal properties. Y.E. Cohen, B.E. Russ, D.L. Jung, R. Kiringoda, P. Gill, F.E., Theunissen (Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH 03755; Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720)
versus receding signals in rhesus monkey auditory cortex. Joost X. Maier, Nikos K. Logothetis & Asif A. Ghazanfar (MPI Biological Cybernetics,
3:15-3:35 Neural responses in the awake rabbit inferior colliculus to tones with amplitude modulation depths near psychophysical detection thresholds. Paul C. Nelson, Anita R. Sterns, and Laurel H. Carney (Institute for Sensory Research and Dept. of Biomedical & Chemical Engineering, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY)
neural basis of auditory stream segregation in the primary auditory cortex of
awake monkeys. Christophe Micheyl1, Biao Tian2, Robert P. Carlyon3, Josef P. Rauschecker2 (1.Research. Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of
4:05-4:25 High-Field fMRI Reveals
Auditory Cortical Fields in the Macaque Monkey. C.I. Petkov; C. Kayser; M. Augath; T. Steudel; N.K. Logothetis (Physiology of Cognitive
Processes, Max-Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics,
4:30-6:00 Poster Session (continue) & Coffee Break
POSTERS (listed alphabetically, by first author)
Allen, P.D.1; K. Barsz2; J.R. Ison1,2; J.P. Walton2. Effects of age on behavioral and electrophysiological measures of auditory signal-in-noise processing. (1.Brain & Cognitive Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA 2.Otolaryngology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA)
Averbeck, B.B. and L.M. Romanski. Hidden
markov models and the encoding of species-specific
vocalizations in macaque prefrontal cortex. (Dept. Neurobiology & Anatomy,
Bendor, D. and X. Wang. Neural
Coding of Repetition Rate and Temporal Regularity in Auditory Cortex.
Brimijoin, Wm. Owen 2, W.E.
Inhibition and Facilitation in the Inferior Colliculus
Using Vector-Based Analysis of Spectrotemporal
Receptive Fields. (Depts. of 1Neurobiology & Anatomy, 2Brain
& Cognitive Sciences, 3Center for Navigation and Communication
DeWeese, M.R. and A.M. Zador. A
rodent model for purely auditory selective attention. (
Y. and M. Steinschneider. Initial Observations Reflecting
Representations of Inharmonicity in Auditory Cortex
of the Awake Monkey. (A. Einstein Coll. of Med.,
Heiser, M.A.; R. E. Beitel; M. Vollmer; and C.E. Schreiner. Neuronal Responses to Frequency-Modulated Sweeps and Formant-like Glides In Noise In Primary Auditory Cortex of Awake Squirrel Monkeys. (W.M. Keck Center for Integrative Neuroscience, Coleman Memorial Laboratory, Department of Otolaryngology-HNS, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA)
Hromadka, T. and A.M. Zador.
Sound discrimination in head-fixed rats. (
Husain, F.T. and B. Horwitz. Neural
Modeling and Imaging of Auditory Perception; Application to Auditory Continuity
Imaging and Modeling Section, NIDCD, NIH,
Issa, E.; A. Pistorio; and X. Wang. Effects
of Sleep on Neural Responses to Sounds in Auditory Cortex. (Dept. Biomedical Engineering,
Kudoh, M.; Y. Nakayama and K. Shibuki. Roles of the auditory cortex in
discrimination learning of complex sounds with multiple spectral poles.
Brain Res. Inst.,
Lakatos, P.1; M.N. O'Connell1;
A. Mills1; C. Rajkai1,2; G.
Karmos2; and C.E. Schroeder1,3. Functional
significance of multisensory input in auditory processing. (1.Cognitive Neuroscience &
Schizophrenia Program, Nathan Kline Inst.,
Liu, R.C.1 and C.E. Schreiner2. Behavioral salience and neural coding: maternal effects on pup call coding in the mouse cortex. (1.Emory Biology, Atlanta, GA, USA; 2.W.M. Keck Center for Integrative Neuroscience, Coleman Memorial Laboratory, Department of Otolaryngology-HNS, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA)
Mathiak, K.; H. Ackermann; A. Rapp; K. Swirszcz;
A. Riecker; T.T.J. Kircher.
Neuromagnetic oscillations and hemodynamic correlates of P50 suppression in schizophrenia. (Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie,
UK Aachen Pauwelsstr,
Muñoz, M.; R.C. Saunders; and M. Mishkin. Medial
Temporal Removals Preserve Projections from Auditory Belt and Parabelt to Frontal Cortex. (Lab. Neuropsychol.,
K.K.; R.R. Metzger; U.
Riquimaroux, H. and Y. Sasaki. Robustness found in synthesized
coo-like sound discrimination by Japanese macaques. (Dept. of Knowledge Engineering and
Romanski, L.M.; T. Sugihara; D.J. Knoedl; and M.D. Diltz. Integration
of auditory and visual communication information in the primate ventrolateral prefrontal cortex. (University of
and R. Rennaker1,2. Habituation in Awake Rat A1 is
Dependent on Stimulus Presentation Rate. (1.
Spitzer, M.W. 1,3; D.R.F. Irvine1; M.G.P. Rosa2,3.
Organization of thalamic inputs to marmoset auditory cortex.
1.Psychology, 2.Physiology and
Steinschneider, M. and Y. Fishman. Representation of the Precedence
Effect and its Breakdown in Auditory Cortex of the Awake Monkey.
(A. Einstein Coll. of
Strayer-Benton, K.M. ;
B.E. Russ; R. Kiringoda; K.L. Abrahamsen; Y.E. Cohen. LIP
neurons are modulated by endogenous central cues. (Department of Psychological and Brain
Sutter, M.L. Population codes and illusory
fill-in. (Neurobiology, Physiology, and
Behavior; Center for Neuroscience;
J. Tintera4; F. Jiru4; J. Syka3. fMRI
correlates of motor-to-sensory feedback at the auditory cortex. (1.Center for Neurology,
Tollin, D.J. Pooling of information across lateral
superior olive neurons is not necessary for fine interaural
level difference discrimination thresholds and virtual acoustic space minimum
(Dept Physiol & Biophysics, Univ
Colorado Hlth Sci Ctr, Aurora, CO,
Vollmer, M.; R.E. Beitel; M.A. Heiser; and C.E. Schreiner. Neuronal Responses in Primary Auditory Cortex Evoked by Amplitude-Modulated Signals in Awake Squirrel Monkey. (W.M. Keck Center for Integrative Neuroscience, Coleman Memorial Laboratory, Department of Otolaryngology-HNS, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA)
Wang, X. ;
T. Lu; L. Liang; R.K. Snider. Representations
of Sound Intensity in Auditory Cortex of Awake Monkeys. (Dept. Biomedical Engineering,
U.; K.K. Porter; N.T.
Greene; D.T. Larue; J.A. Winer; and J.M. Groh. Eye position signals are
distributed throughout the primate inferior colliculus.
(Dept. of Psychol. and Brain Sci.,
Xu, S. an X. Wang. Representations
of three-dimensional spatial locations in auditory cortex of awake monkeys.