2017 Publications

Below is a record of published work from The MARCS Institute academics. You can also find a full listing of MARCS 2017 works on the following Google Scholar page (opens in a new window)


Garrido, S. (2017). Why Are We Attracted to Sad Music?. Switzerland: Palgrave. Retrieved from http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/uwsau/detail.action?docID=4759214.

Book Chapter

Garrido, S., Bangert, D., & Schubert, E. (2017). Mood induction studies : distinguishing between emotional response and long-term mood impacts of music. In SAGE Research Methods Cases. Part 2 (pp. 1-14). doi:doi:10.4135/9781473974760.

Journal Article

M. A. Cameron, O. Kekesi, J. W. Morley, A. Bellot-Saez, S. Kueh, P. Breen, A. van Schaik, J. Tapson, and Y. Buskila, "Prolonged incubation of acute neuronal tissue for electrophysiology and calcium-imaging," J. Vis. Exp., vol. 120, p. e55396, 2017.

Chen, A., Stevens, C. J., & Kager, R. (2017). Pitch perception in the first year of life : a comparison of lexical tones and musical pitch. Frontiers in Psychology, 8. doi:doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00297.

Ahmad, M. I., Mubin, O., & Orlando, J. (2017). [In Press] Adaptive social robot for sustaining social engagement during long-term children-robot interaction. International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction. doi:doi:10.1080/10447318.2017.1300750.

Warner, N., & Cutler, A. (2017). Stress effects in vowel perception as a function of language-specific vocabulary patterns. Phonetica, 74(2), 81-106. doi:doi:10.1159/000447428.

Khalil, R., Moustafa, A. A., Moftah, M. Z., & Karim, A. A. (2017). How knowledge of ancient Egyptian women can influence today's gender role : does history matter in gender psychology? Frontiers in Psychology, 7. doi:doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2016.02053.

Paris, T., Kim, J., & Davis, C. (2017). Visual form predictions facilitate auditory processing at the N1. Neuroscience, 157-164. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2016.09.023.

Myers, C. E., Rego, J., Haber, P., Morley, K., Beck, K. D., Hogarth, L., & Moustafa, A. A. (2017). Learning and generalization from reward and punishment in opioid addiction. Behavioural Brain Research, 317, 122-131. doi:doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2016.09.033.

Bella, S. D., Benoit, C. E., Farrugia, N., Keller, P. E., Obrig, H., Mainka, S., & Kotz, S. A. (2017). Gait improvement via rhythmic stimulation in Parkinson's disease is linked to rhythmic skills. Scientific Reports, 7. doi:10.1038/srep42005.

Varlet, M., Wade, A., Novembre, G., & Keller, P. E. (2017). Investigation of the effects of transcranial alternating current stimulation (TACS) on self-paced rhythmic movements. Neuroscience, 350, 75-84. doi:doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2017.03.016.

Zeki, M., & Moustafa, A. A. (2017). Persistent irregular activity is a result of rebound and coincident detection mechanisms : a computational study. Neural Networks, 90, 72-82. doi:doi:10.1016/j.neunet.2017.03.007.

Alispahic, S., Mulak, K. E., & Escudero, P. (2017). Acoustic properties predict perception of unfamiliar Dutch vowels by adult Australian English and Peruvian Spanish listeners. Frontiers in Psychology, 8. doi:doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00052.

Conference Paper

C. S. Thakur, J. Molin, R. Etienne-Cummings, and A. van Schaik, "Inference in Spiking Bayesian Neurons using Stochastic Computation," in IEEE Conference on Information Sciences and Systems, 2017.


Gargiulo, G., & Breen, P. P. (2017). Monitoring Pneumocardial Function. United States Patent & Trademark Office. Retrieved from http://appft1.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?.