Findings and Publications

Publications

Authors connected to our lab are in bold.

Chukoskie, L., Guo, S., Ho, E., Zheng, Y., Chen, Q., Meng, V., ... & Cosman, P. C. (2018). Quantifying Gaze Behavior during Real World Interactions using Automated Object, Face, and Fixation Detection. IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Developmental Systems.

Naviaux, R. K., Curtis, B., Li, K., Naviaux, J. C., ..., Mash, L. E., Chukoskie, L., Lincoln., A., & Townsend, J. (2017). Low‐dose suramin in autism spectrum disorder: a small, phase I/II, randomized clinical trial. Annals of clinical and translational neurology, 4(7), 491-505.

Keehn, B., Westerfield, M., Müller, R. A., & Townsend, J. (2017). Autism, attention, and alpha oscillations: An electrophysiological study of attentional capture. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 2(6), 528-536.

Chukoskie, L., Westerfield, M., & Townsend, J. (2017). A novel approach to training attention and gaze in ASD: A feasibility and efficacy pilot study. Developmental neurobiology.

Mash, L. E., Reiter, M. A., Linke, A. C., Townsend, J., & Müller, R. A. (2017). Multimodal approaches to functional connectivity in autism spectrum disorders: An integrative perspective. Developmental neurobiology.

Rapela, J., Westerfield, M., Townsend, J., & Makeig, S. (2016). A new foreperiod effect on single-trial phase coherence. Part I: existence and relevance. arXiv preprint arXiv:1611.00313.

Keehn, B., Nair, A., Lincoln, A. J., Townsend, J., & Müller, R. A. (2016). Under-reactive but easily distracted: An fMRI investigation of attentional capture in autism spectrum disorder. Developmental cognitive neuroscience, 17, 46-56.

Lewis, J. D., Theilmann, R. J., Townsend, J., & Evans, A. (2015). Network inefficiencies and brain overgrowth in autism spectrum disorder. International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience, (47), 129.

Westerfield MA, Zinni M, Vo K, Townsend J. (2015). Tracking the sensory environment: an ERP study of probability and context updating in ASD. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders 2015 Feb;45(2):600-11. doi: 10.1007/s10803-014-2045-6. PubMed PMID: 24488156; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4119577

Webb, S. J. , Bernier, R. , Henderson, H. A., Johnson, M. H.,  Jones, E. J. H., Lerner, M. D., McPartland, J. C., Nelson, C. A.,  Rojas, D., Townsend, J.  & Westerfield, M. (2015).  Guidelines and best practices for electrophysiological data collection, analysis and reporting in autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, Feb;45(2):425-43. doi: 10.1007/s10803-013-1916-6. PubMed PMID: 23975145; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4141903.

Miller, M., Chukoskie, L., Zinni, M., Townsend, J. & Trauner, D.  (2014).  Dyspraxia, Motor Function and Visual Motor Integration in Autism. Behavioural Brain Research, 269, 95-102. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbr.2014.04.011 Epub 2014 Apr 15. PubMed PMID: 24742861; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4072207.

Ceponis, A, Onishi, M, Bluestein, HG, Kalunian, K, Townsend, J, Kavanaugh, A. (2014). Utility of the ultrasound examination of the hand and wrist joints in the management of established rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Care & Research. Feb;66(2):236-44. doi: 10.1002/acr.22119. PubMed PMID: 23983173.

Chukoskie, L., Townsend, J., Westerfield, M. (2013). Motor skill in Autism Spectrum Disorder: a subcortical view. International Reviews in Neurobiology: Neurobiology of Autism, 113:207-49. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-418700-9.00007-1. PMID:24290387 [PubMed - in process]

Lewis, JD, Theilmann, RJ, Townsend, J, & Evans, AC. (2013). Network efficiency in autism spectrum disorder and its relation to brain overgrowth. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7:845. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2013.00845. PMID: 24368901[PubMed] PMCID: PMC3857605

Chukoskie, L., Soomro, A., Townsend, J., & Westerfield, M. (2013). ‘Looking’ better: designing an at-home gaze training system for children with ASD. Proceedings of the 5th International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering, pp 1246-1249. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/NER.2013.6696166

Lawhern, V.J., Hairston, W.D., McDowell, K.G., Westerfield, M., Robbins, K. (2012). Detection and classification of subject-generated artifacts in EEG signals using autoregressive models. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 208: 181-189.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2012.05.017

Townsend, J., Keehn, B., Westerfield, M. (2012). Abstraction of Mind: Attention in autism. In,      Michael Posner, Ed., Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention. New York: Guilford Press.          

Townsend, J., Westerfield, M. (2010). Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome: A Cognitive        Neuroscience Perspective. In, Carol Armstrong and L. Morrow, Eds., Handbook of Medical Neuropsychology. New York: Springer Science: 165-191.

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