Yearly Archives: 2019

Cortical processes underlying the effects of static sound timing on perceived visual speed

At UMRAM, our post-doc alumni Utku Kaya and faculty member Ass.Prof. Hulusi Kafaligonul published a paper titled “Cortical processes underlying the effects of static sound timing on perceived visual speed” in NeuroImage on 1 Oct 2019.  Abstract: It is well known that the timing of brief static sounds can alter different aspects of visual motion perception. For instance, previous […]

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Distinct representations in occipito-temporal, parietal, and premotor cortex during action perception revealed by fMRI and computational modeling

UMRAM, Psychology and Neuroscience faculty Dr. Burcu Ayşen Ürgen has published a paper titled “Distinct representations in occipito-temporal, parietal, and premotor cortex during action perception revealed by fMRI and computational modeling” in Neuropsychologia. Her collaborators in the project include Dr. Ayse P. Saygin from UC San Diego and Dr. Selen Pehlivan from TED University. The project investigates visual action representations in the human brain using […]

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Farewell Party for Emine Karabulut

Our beloved employee Emine Karabulut has just left from UMRAM. She was working as an administrative project assistant in UMRAM since 2018. She has had succesful work since a year. We would like to thank her for her contributions and extend our warm wishes.

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SEMINAR at UMRAM: Maria Veldhuizen

Dr. Maria Veldhuizen conducted a seminar at UMRAM/Aysel Sabuncu Research Center on March 6, 2019. Maria Veldhuizen was trained as a psychophysicist in taste, smell and flavor perception, both during her PhD with Dr. Jan Kroeze at Utrecht University in the Netherlands and post-doctoral fellowship with Dr. Lawrence Marks at The John B. Pierce Laboratory […]

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