Tucker-Davis Symposium on Advances and Perspectives in Auditory Neurophysiology (APAN)

 

Friday, November 2, 2007

San Diego Convention Center (Room 1AB)

 

 

Program

 

 

8:30-9:00         Registration and poster set-up (all posters)

 

9:00-9:05         Opening remarks (Xiaoqin Wang)

 

9:05-10:00       Keynote: Dynamic Auditory Cortex. Jeff Winer (University of California at Berkeley) [Introduction by Jonathan Fritz]

 

10:00-11:00    Poster Session & Coffee Break

 

11:00-12:40   Slide Session I (Chair: Amy Poremba)

 

11:00-11:20 Neural correlates of the phonemic restoration illusion. Miller LM, Bishop CW, Shahin AJ. Section of Neurobiology, Physiology, & Behavior and Center for Mind & Brain, University of California, Davis

 

11:20-11:40 Neural Substrates of Auditory Feedback Monitoring During Vocalization in Primate Auditory Cortex. Steven J. Eliades and Xiaoqin Wang. Laboratory of Auditory Neurophysiology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

 

11:40-12:00 Neuronal activity during discrimination of faces and vocalizations in the primate ventrolateral prefrontal cortex. L. M. Romanski, M. M. Diehl, J. Hwang, D. Knoedl, and M. D. Diltz. Dept Neurobiology & Anatomy, University of Rochester

 

12:00-12:20 The neural network for auditory target detection: representation of behaviorally relevant stimuli in primary auditory and prefrontal cortices. Stephen V. David, Jonathan B. Fritz, Shihab A. Shamma. Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park

 

12:20-12:40 Neuronal responses to learned auditory categories in the ventrolateral prefrontal cortex. B.E. Russ, F.N. Chowdhury, L.E. Wool, Y.E. Cohen. Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College

 

12:40-2:00     Lunch

 

2:00 - 4:00      Slide Session II (Chair: Andy King)

 

2:00-2:20 Stimulus-timing dependent plasticity of frequency tuning in ferret primary auditory cortex. J. C. DAHMEN, B. AHMED, D. E. HARTLEY, A. J. KING. Oxford Univ., Oxford, United Kingdom

 

2:20-2:40 Sparsening and compression of information across cortical laminae. Shuzo Sakata and Kenneth D. Harris. Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 197 University Avenue, Newark, NJ

 

2:40-3:00 Activity Patterns in Awake Auditory Cortex Predict Speech Discrimination Ability in Rats. Jai A. Shetake, Crystal T. Engineer, Claudia A. Perez, Ryan S. Carraway, Gabriel L. Mettlach, Robert L. Rennaker, Michael P. Kilgard. School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX

 

3:00-3:20 Processing of Natural Sounds in the Songbird Auditory Thalamus. Noopur Amin and Frederic Theunissen. Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, U.C. Berkeley.

 

3:20-3:40 Response properties of medial belt neurons in rhesus monkey auditory cortex. Pawel Kuśmierek, Josef P. Rauschecker. Dept. of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University, Washington DC

 

3:40-4:00 Characterisation of the amplitude modulation transfer function in the macaque auditory pathway using fMRI. Simon Baumann, David Hunter, Li Sun, Adrian Rees, Alex Thiele, Tim Griffiths. School of Neurol, Neurobiol & Psych, School of Psych, Brain & Behav, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

 

4:00-6:00  Poster Session (continue) & Reception

 

 

POSTERS (Alphabetically ordered by first author)

 

Processing of Natural Sounds in the Songbird Auditory Thalamus

Noopur Amin and Frederic Theunissen
Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, U.C. Berkeley.

 

Spectral contrast shaping of noisy speech for cochlear implant users

Dennis L. Barbour1, Paul V. Watkins1, Nathan J. Killian1 and Lisa S. Davidson2

1Department of Biomedical Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, USA

2Department of Otolaryngology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, USA

 

Burst firing in the marmoset auditory thalamus

Edward L. Bartlett1, Meghan E. Floyd1, Xiaoqin Wang2

1Purdue University, Depts. of Biological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering, West Lafayette, IN 47907, 2Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205

 

Characterisation of the amplitude modulation transfer function in the macaque auditory pathway using fMRI

Simon Baumann, David Hunter, Li Sun, Adrian Rees, Alex Thiele, Tim Griffiths

School of Neurol, Neurobiol & Psych, School of Psych, Brain & Behav, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4HH

 

Spectral and temporal pitch processing mechanisms in the auditory cortex of marmosets

Daniel Bendor and Xiaoqin Wang

Laboratory of Auditory Neurophysiology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

 

Connections of the primary auditory cortex with non-sensory cortical and subcortical brain structures in the Mongolian gerbil

Eike Budinger, Henning Scheich

Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology Magdeburg, Brenneckestr. 6, D-39118 Magdeburg, Germany
 

Laminar analysis of auditory cortex in awake marmosets using current source density analysis in conjunction with single-unit recording

Poppy Crum and Xiaoqin Wang

Laboratory of Auditory Neurophysiology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

 

State-dependence of sensory-evoked responses in neocortex

C. P. CURTO^1, S. SAKATA^1, S. MARGUET^1, V. ITSKOV^2, K. D. HARRIS^1

1 CMBN (Newark), Rutgers Univ., Newark, NJ; 2 Columbia Univ., New York, NY

 

Stimulus-timing dependent plasticity of frequency tuning in ferret primary auditory cortex

J. C. DAHMEN, B. AHMED, D. E. HARTLEY, A. J. KING

Oxford Univ., Oxford, United Kingdom

 

The neural network for auditory target detection: representation of behaviorally relevant stimuli in primary auditory and prefrontal cortices.

Stephen V. David, Jonathan B. Fritz, Shihab A. Shamma

Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

 

Neural Substrates of Auditory Feedback Monitoring During Vocalization in Primate Auditory Cortex

Steven J. Eliades and Xiaoqin Wang

Laboratory of Auditory Neurophysiology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

 

A new Method for Capturing Electrophysiological Waveforms: using a Soundcard as Recording Device

Frank Endler and Hermann Wagner

Institut für Biologie II, RWTH Aachen, Kopernikusstr. 16, 52074 Aachen, Germany

 

Behavioral gating of acoustic information in ferret frontal cortex during auditory target recognition.

 Jonathan Fritz, Stephen David, Kevin Donaldson, Shihab Shamma

Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

 

Amplitude modulation tuning in the mouse inferior colliculus

H.-R. Geis and J.G.G. Borst

Dept. of Neuroscience, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

 

Interaction of internal dynamics and temporally structured stimuli in auditory cortex

*L. HOLLENDER, *A. RENART, *^K. D. HARRIS; 
*Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers Univ., Newark, NJ.
^Visiting Assistant Professor. Smilow Neuroscience Program and Dept of Otolaryngology, NYU Medical Center, NY

 

Auditory processing in persons with hearing loss and tinnitus: an fMRI study

F. T. Husain1, N.M. Pajor1, J.F. Smith1, C. Zalewski2, S. Rudy2, A.R. Braun3, H. J. Kim2, C. Brewer2, B. Horwitz1

1Brain Imaging & Modeling Section, 2 Otolaryngology Branch, 3Language Section, NIDCD, NIH, Bethesda, MD USA

 

Neuronal responses to incongruent face-vocalization stimuli during an audiovisual non-match to sample task in the ventrolateral prefrontal cortex of the primate

J. Hwang, M. M. Diehl, M. D. Diltz, D. Knoedl and L. M. Romanski

Dept. of Neurobiology & Anatomy and the Dept. of Brain & Cognitive Sci., University of Rochester, Rochester, NY.

 

The effects of sleep on neural responses to sounds in primate auditory cortex

Elias B. Issa and  Xiaoqin Wang

Laboratory of Auditory Neurophysiology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

           

Selective attention to one of two competing auditory rhythms  increases interhemispheric coherence of brain responses to the  attended rhythm

John R. Iversen,  Aniruddh D. Patel, Yanqing Chen, Joseph A. Gally,  Gerald M. Edelman

The Neurosciences Institute, San Diego, CA

 

Neuronal properties in rostral and caudal stations of the auditory stimulus processing stream of the macaque superior temporal cortex

*Y. KIKUCHI1,2,3, B. HORWITZ2, M. MISHKIN3;

1Physiol & Biophysics, Georgetown Univ. Med., Washington, DC; 2NIDCD, Bethesda, MD; 3NIMH, Bethesda, MD

 

Neural network approaches to feature identification in macaque auditory working memory

Alexander D. Kloth, Brian H. Scott, Mortimer Mishkin

Laboratory of Neuropsychology, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland

 

Response properties of medial belt neurons in rhesus monkey auditory cortex

Pawel Kuśmierek, Josef P. Rauschecker

Dept. of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA. 

 

The capacity of rhesus monkeys to match congruent music-video clips

Yune-Sang Lee1, LE Wool1, MJ Dovidio1, YE Cohen1, TP Wheatley1,

Dept. Psychological and Brain Sciences1, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH

 

Spontaneous events outline the realm of possible sensory responses in auditory cortex.

Artur Luczak; Peter Barthó; Kenneth D. Harris

CMBN, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, USA

 

Internal dynamics yield to external sensory control during cortical synchronization

S. L. MARGUET*, A. LUCZAK, S. SAKATA, C. P. CURTO, K. D. HARRIS

Rutgers Univ., Newark, NJ

 

Recording neural activity in the cortex during a natural primate vocal behavior: antiphonal calling

Cory T. Miller and Xiaoqin Wang

Laboratory of Auditory Neurophysiology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

 

Neural correlates of the phonemic restoration illusion

Miller LM, Bishop CW, Shahin AJ

Section of Neurobiology, Physiology, & Behavior and Center for Mind & Brain, University of California, Davis

 

Forward masking and spectral context dependence in the awake marmoset inferior colliculus
Paul C. Nelson, Zachary M. Smith, Eric D. Young

Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD


Task dependent nature of auditory memory in monkeys

C. NG1, B. J. PLAKKE1, R. J. OPHEIM1, A. POREMBA1,2

1Psychology, Div. Behav & Cog Neurosci, 2Neurosci. Prog., Univ. Iowa, Iowa City, IA

 

Environmental stimuli induce facilitation and suppression in neurons of the ventrorostral belt field (VRB) of guinea pigs

Ojima H(1,2), Taoka M(1), and Iriki A(1,2)

(1) Graduate school, Cognitive neurobiology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan and (2) Laboratory for Symbolic Cognitive Development, BSI, RIKEN, Saitama, Japan

 

Electrode-tissue interface estimation and manipulation for a cortical prosthesis

Kevin J. Otto, Ryan D. Muir, Nnadozie I. Onunkwo, Seth Wilks and Julia M. Colby

Department of Biological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907

 

Scopolamine impairs short-term auditory recognition memory in monkeys

Bethany Plakke 1, Chi-Wing Ng1, and Amy Poremba1,2. 

1Department of Psychology, Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, 2Neuroscience Program, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242.

 

Neuronal activity during discrimination of faces and vocalizations in the primate ventrolateral prefrontal cortex

L. M. Romanski, M. M. Diehl, J. Hwang, D. Knoedl, and M. D. Diltz

Dept Neurobiology & Anatomy, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

 

Modulation Of Human Auditory Cortex Induced By Performing A Short-Term Memory (STM) Task: A Magnetoencephalographic (MEG) Study

F. Rong1, 2, T. Holroyd3, F.T. Husain1, J. L. Contreras-Vidal2, B. Horwitz1

1Brain imaging and modeling section, NIDCD, NIH, 2University of Maryland, College Park, 3MEG core facility, NIMH, NIH

 

Neuronal responses to learned auditory categories in the ventrolateral prefrontal cortex.

B.E. Russ, F.N. Chowdhury, L.E. Wool, Y.E. Cohen.

Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH 03755

 

Local nonlinear computations underlie feature selectivity in primary auditory cortex

Srivatsun Sadagopan and Xiaoqin Wang

Dept. of Neuroscience and Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore MD 21205

 

Sparsening and compression of information across cortical laminae

Shuzo Sakata and Kenneth D. Harris

Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 197 University Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102, USA

 

Temporal- and rate-coding schemes, and the emergence of recognition for complex

acoustic communication signals

 Jason V. Thompson1*, Timothy Q. Gentner1,2

 Neurosciences Graduate Program & Department of Psychology, University of

California, San Diego

 

Song-sequence dependent response in the songbird auditory cortex analog CMM

 Jason V. Thompson1, Timothy Q. Gentner1,2 *

Neurosciences Graduate Program & Department of Psychology, University of

California, San Diego

 

Neural responses to conspecific vocalizations in the primary auditory cortex of awake cats

Yu Sato, Ling Qin, JingYu Wang

Department of Physiology, University of Yamanashi, Yamanashi 409-3898, Japan

 

Activity Patterns in Awake Auditory Cortex Predict Speech Discrimination Ability in Rats

Jai A. Shetake, Crystal T. Engineer, Claudia A. Perez, Ryan S. Carraway, Gabriel L. Mettlach, Robert L. Rennaker, Michael P. Kilgard

School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX

 

Functional Neuroimaging of Immediate, Remote, and Linguistic Visual-to-Auditory Paired Associates Memory

Jason F. Smith1,2, Fatima T. Husain1, Nathan M. Pajor1, Stephen Goldinger2, Kewei Chen3,4,5, Gene E. Alexander2,5, Barry Horwitz1

1Brain Imaging and Modeling Laboratory National Institute on Deafness and Communication Disorders, National Institutes of Health, 2Department of Psychology, Arizona State University. 3Banner Alzheimer Institute & Samaritan PET Center, Phoenix. 4Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Arizona State University. 5Arizona Alzheimer's Consortium

 

Gamma oscillation in auditory cortex underlies auditory perception in a rapid temporal processing task.

Paulo Vianney Rodrigues,  Ovidiu Iancu, Eric Washburn, John P. Welsh

Oregon Health Science University.

 

Representation of ITD in the auditory forebrain of the barn owl (Tyto alba)

Katrin Vonderschen and Hermann Wagner

Institut für Biologie II, RWTH Aachen, Kopernikusstr. 16, 52074 Aachen, Germany

 

Auditory cortical encoding of pitch, timbre and location cues

Walker, Kerry M.M., Bizley, Jennifer K., King, Andrew J., Schnupp, Jan W.H. Department of Physiology, Anatomy & Genetics, University of Oxford,  Oxford, United Kingdom, OX1 3PT

 

Spectral integration of natural wideband acoustic stimuli in auditory cortex

Paul V. Watkins and Dennis L. Barbour

Department of Biomedical Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, USA

 

Investigating intracortical microstimulation parameters to alter responsiveness of rat auditory cortex in a cortical column

A. J. WOOLLEY, K. J. OTTO;

Biol. Sci., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN

 

Rapid Optimization of spectro-temporal tuning in primary auditory cortex during performance of a tonal contour categorization task

Pingbo Yin,  Jonathan Fritz, Shihab Shamma

Neural Systems Lab. Institute for System Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742

 

Neural representations of slowly-modulated stimulus contours in auditory cortex

Yi Zhou and Xiaoqin Wang
Laboratory of Auditory Neurophysiology, Dept Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD

Right versus left hemispheric tuning to frequency modulated sweeps in primary auditory cortex

S. D. WASHINGTON1, J. S. KANWAL22;

1Dept Physiol/Neurosci, 2Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown Univ. Med. Ctr., Washington, DC