Talia Konkle



Publications

Object Representation and Neural Organization
Cohen, M., Konkle, T., Rhee, J., Nakayama, K., & Alvarez, G. A. (2014). Processing multiple visual objects is limited by overlap in neural channels. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. abstract | pdf
Park*, S. J., Konkle*, T. & Oliva, A. (2014). Parametric Coding of the Size and Clutter of Natural Scenes in the Human Brain. Cerebral Cortex. abstract | pdf | stimuli
Konkle, T., & Caramazza, A. (2013). Tripartite Organization of the Ventral Stream by Animacy and Object Size. Journal of Neuroscience, 33 (25), 10235-42. abstract | pdf | stimuli
Konkle, T. & Oliva (2012). A real-world size organization of object responses in occipito-temporal cortex. Neuron, 74 (6), 1114-24. abstract | pdf | stimuli
Konkle, T. & Oliva (2012). A Familiar Size Stroop Effect: Real-world size is an automatic property of object representation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, (3), 561-569. abstract | pdf | stimuli
Konkle, T. & Oliva, A. (2011). Canonical visual size for real-world objects. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. 37(1):23-37. abstract | pdf | stimuli
Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2007). Normative representation of objects: Evidence for an ecological bias in perception and memory. In D. S. McNamara & J. G. Trafton (Eds.), Proceedings of the 29th Annual Cognitive Science Society, (pp. 407-413), Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society. abstract | pdf
Visual Memory
Brady, T. F., Konkle, T., Alvarez, G. A., & Oliva, A. (2013). Real-world objects are not represented as bound units: Independent forgetting of different object details from visual memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General 142(3), 791-808. abstract | pdf
Brady, T. F., Konkle, T., Gill, J., Oliva, A., & Alvarez, G. A. (2013). Long-term memory has the same limit on fidelity as working memory. Psychological Science, 24 (6), 981-990. abstract | pdf
Brady, T. F., Konkle, T. & Alvarez, G. A. (2011). A review of visual memory capacity: Beyond individual items and toward structured representations. Journal of Vision. 11(5):4, 1-4. abstract | pdf
Konkle, T., Brady, T. F., Alvarez, G. A., & Oliva, A. (2010). Scene memory is more detailed than you think: the role of scene categories in visual long-term memory. Psychological Science, 21 (11), 1551-1556. abstract | pdf | stimuli
Konkle, T., Brady, T. F., Alvarez, G. A., & Oliva, A. (2010). Conceptual distinctiveness supports detailed visual long-term memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. 139 (3):558-78. abstract | pdf | stimuli
Brady, T. F., Konkle, T., & Alvarez, G. A. (2009). Compression in visual short-term memory: using statistical regularities to form more efficient memory representations. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. 138(4), 487-502. abstract | pdf | code
Brady, T. F., Konkle, T., Oliva, A., and Alvarez, G. (2009). Detecting changes in real-world objects: The relationship between visual long-term memory and change blindness. Communicative and Integrative Biology 2(1): 1-3. abstract | pdf
Brady, T. F., Konkle, T., Alvarez, G. A. and Oliva, A. (2008). Visual long-term memory has a massive storage capacity for object details. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. vol 105 (38), 14325-14329. abstract | pdf | stimuli
Multi-Sensory Representation: Motion
Bedny, M., Konkle, T. Pelphrey, K., Saxe, R., & Pascual-Leone, A. (2010). Sensitive period for a vision-dominated response in human MT/MST. Current Biology. 20 (21):1900-1906. abstract | pdf
Konkle, T., Wang, Q., Hayward, V., & Moore, C. I. (2009). Motion Aftereffects Transfer Between Touch and Vision. Current Biology. 19, 745-750. abstract | pdf | supp
Konkle, T. & Moore, C. I. (2009). What can crossmodal aftereffects reveal about neural representation and dynamics? Communicative and Integrative Biology. 2(6), 479-481. abstract | pdf
Carter, O. L., Konkle, T., Wang, Q., Hayward, V., & Moore, C. I. (2008). Tactile Rivalry Demonstrated with an Ambiguous Apparent-Motion Quartet. Current Biology. 18:1050-1054. abstract | pdf | demo
Early Research
Alvarez, G. A., Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2007). Searching in Dynamic Displays: Effects of configural predictability and spatio-temporal continuity. Journal of Vision. 7(14):12, 1-12. abstract | pdf
Verstynen, T. D., Spencer, R., Stinear, C. M., Konkle, T., Diedrichsen, J., Byblow, W. D., Ivry, R. B. (2007). Bilateral Pathways Do Not Predict Mirror Movements: A Case Report. Neuropsychologia, 45(4), 844-852. abstract | pdf
Verstynen, T. D., Konkle, T., & Ivry, R. B. (2006). Two types of TMS-induced Movement Variability After Stimulation of the Primary Motor Cortex. Journal of Neurophysiology. 96, 1018-1029. abstract | pdf

Manuscripts

Konkle, T. & Caramazza, A. C. (in preparation). Large-scale functional distinctions in object cortex are reflected in resting state networks. abstract
Long, G., Konkle, T., & Alvarez, G. A. (in preparation). Mid-level shape features distinguish real-world object size. abstract
Cohen, M., Konkle, T., Nakayama, K., & Alvarez, G. A. (submitted). Visual awareness is limited by the organization of higher-level processing channels.
Cohen, M., Nakayama, K., Alvarez, G. A. & Konkle, T. (in preparation). Widespread correspondence in visual object representation between behavioral and neural measures. abstract


Chapters

Oliva, A., Park, S., & Konkle, T. (2010). Representing, perceiving and remembering the shape of visual space. Vision in 3D Environments, ed. L.R. Harris and M. Jenkin. Cambridge University Press. abstract | pdf


Conference Presentations

2014
Konkle, T., & Caramazza, A. (2014). Object gist features capture the structure of neural responses to objects. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 16-21, St. Pete Beach, FL. abstract | poster
Cohen, M., Konkle, T., Nakayama, K., & Alvarez, G. A. (2014). Exploring the representational geometry of object representation in the ventral stream using brain-behavior correlations Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 16-21, St. Pete Beach, FL. abstract | poster
Cohen, M., Konkle, T., Nakayama, K., & Alvarez, G. A. (2014). Exploring the representational geometry of object representation in the ventral stream using brain-behavior correlations. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, April 5-8, Boston, MA. abstract | poster
2013
Konkle, T., & Caramazza, A. (2013). Large-scale functional distinctions in object cortex are reflected in resting state networks. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 12-15, Naples, FL. abstract | poster
Long, B., Konkle, T., Cohen, M., & Alvarez, G. A. (2013). Real-World Size Influences Visual Search Efficiency. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 12-15, Naples, FL. abstract | poster
Konkle, T., & Caramazza, A. (2013). Macro-organization of object responses in occipito-temporal cortex. Symposium presentation at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 12-15, Naples, FL. abstract
2012
Konkle, T., & Caramazza, A. (2012). Large-Scale Object Topography In Occipito-Temporal Cortex. Poster presented at the Concepts, Actions, and Objects annual meeting, May 24-27, Rovereto, Italy. abstract | poster
Konkle, T., & Caramazza, A. (2012). Comparing Animacy and Real-World Size Object Topography In Occipito-Temporal Cortex: a "Coarse MVPA" approach. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 11-16, Naples, FL. abstract
Cohen, M., Konkle, T., Rhee, J., Nakayama, K., & Alvarez, G. A. (2012). High-level neural similarity predicts perceptual competition during encoding of different object categories. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 11-16, Naples, FL. abstract
Rhee, J., Konkle, T., Brady, T. F., & Alvarez, G. A. (2012). Does memory enhancement training alter perceptual representations?. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 11-16, Naples, FL. abstract | poster
2011
Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2011). Big and small objects are represented in a medial to lateral organization across ventral visual cortex. Talk presented at the Concepts, Actions, and Objects annual meeting, May 19-22, Rovereto, Italy. abstract
Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2011). Organizing visual object knowledge by real-world size in ventral visual cortex. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 6-12, Naples, FL. abstract | poster
Brady, T. F., Konkle, T., Alvarez, G. A., & Oliva, A. (2011). Are real-world objects represented as bound units? Independent decay of object details from short-term to long-term memory. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 6-12, Naples, FL. abstract | poster
Cohen, M. A., Nakayama, K., Konkle, T., & Alvarez, G. A. (2011). Competition for working memory resources depends on the kind of stimuli being remembered. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 6-12, Naples, FL. abstract | poster
Park, S., Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2011). Neural coding of the size of space and the amount of clutter in a scene. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 6-12, Naples, FL. abstract
Rhee, G., Konkle, T., Brady, T. F., & Alvarez, G. A. (2011). Learning statistical regularities can speed the encoding of information into working memory. Poster to be presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 6-12, Naples, FL. abstract | poster
2010
Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2010). Examining how objects of different real-world sizes are represented in ventral visual cortex. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Nov 8-13, San Diego, CA. abstract
Park, S., Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2010). Neural representation of the size of space and the amount of clutter in a scene. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Nov 8-13, San Diego, CA. abstract
Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2010). Examining how the real-world size of objects is represented in ventral visual cortex. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 7-12, Naples, FL. abstract
Park, S., Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2010). Neural Coding of Scene Volume: the Size of Space Represented across the PPA and LOC. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 7-12, Naples, FL. abstract | poster
2009
Oliva, A., Brady, T. F., Konkle, T., Alvarez, G. A., (2009). Remembering thousands of images with high fidelity. Talk presented at the 50th annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, November 19-21, Boston, MA. abstract
Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2009). Reconstructive Memory Biases for Object and Scene Views. Poster presented at the 50th annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, November 19-21, Boston, MA. abstract | poster
Bedny, M., Konkle, T., Saxe, R., Pascual-Leone, A., (2009). Plasticity in the visual motion system of congenitally and late blind adults. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, October 17-21, Chicago, IL. abstract
Konkle, T., Wang, Q., Hayward. V & Moore, C. (2009). Motion aftereffects transfer between touch and vision. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the International Multisensory Research Forum, June 29-July 2, New York, NY. abstract
Konkle, T., Oliva, A. (2009). Canonical visual sizes for real-world objects. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 8-13, Naples, FL abstract | poster
Alvarez, G. A., Konkle, T., Brady, T. F., Gill, J., & Oliva, A. (2009). Comparing the Fidelity of Perception, Short-term Memory, and Long-term Memory: Evidence for Highly Detailed Long-term Memory Representations. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 8-13, Naples, FL. abstract
Brady, T. F., Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2009). Examining object representation via object memory: exemplar and state-level object properties are supported by the same underlying features. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 8-13, Naples, FL. abstract
Oliva, A., Konkle, T., Brady, T., F., & Alvarez, G., A. (2009). The high fidelity of scene representation in visual long-term memory. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 8-13, Naples, FL. abstract
Bedny, M., Caramazza, A., Konkle, T., Pascual-Leone, A., Saxe, R. (2009). Effects of Visual Deprivation on Action Verb Representation in the Lateral-Temporal-Cortex: Evidence from congenitally blind adults. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, March 21-March 24, San Francisco, CA. abstract
2008
Konkle, T., Bedny, M., Saxe, R., Moore, C. I. (2008) Motion-selective recruitment of MT+ by tactile apparent motion stimuli. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, November 15-19, Washington, D.C. abstract | poster
Carter, O., Konkle, T., Wang, Q., Hayward. V & Moore, C. (2008). Tactile rivalry demonstrated with ambiguous apparent motion quartet. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, November 15-19, Washington, D.C. abstract | poster
Brady, T. F., Konkle, T., & Alvarez, G, A. (2008). Efficient Coding in Visual Short-Term Memory: Evidence for an Information-Limited Capacity. In B. C. Love, K. McRae, & V. M. Sloutsky (Eds.), Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 887-892). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society abstract | pdf
Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2008). Objects, Big and Small: Evidence for canonical visual size in object representation. Talk presented at the European Conference for Visual Perception, August 24-28, Utrecht, Netherlands. abstract
Konkle, T., Brady, T. F., Alvarez, G. A. and Oliva, A. (2008). Remembering Thousands of Objects with High Fidelity. Poster presented at the Second Annual Tufts University Conference on Emerging Trends in Behavioral, Affective, Social, and Cognitive Neurosciences, Medford, MA. abstract | poster
Brady, T. F., Konkle, T., Alvarez, G. A., & Oliva, A. (2008). Compression in visual short-term memory: Using statistical regularities to form more efficient memory representations. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 9-14, Naples, FL. abstract | poster
Konkle, T., Brady, T. F., Alvarez, G., A., & Oliva, A. (2008). Remembering Thousands of Objects with High Fidelity. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 9-14, Naples, FL. abstract
2007
Konkle, T. A., Wang, Q., Hayward, V., & Moore, C., I. (2007). Visual motion adaptation induces a tactile motion after effect. Talk presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, November 3-7, San Diego, CA. abstract
Carter, O., Konkle, T., Snyder, J., Wang, Q., Hayward, V., Moore, C., & Nakayama, K. (2007). Bi-stable tactile stimulus shows perceptual rivalry exists across the senses. 8th International Multisensory Research Forum, July 5-7, Sydney, Australia. abstract
Konkle, T., & Oliva, A. (2007). Normative representation of objects and scenes: Evidence from predictable biases in perception and memory. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 11-16, Sarasota, FL. abstract | poster
2006
Vul, E., Konkle, T., Love A., Williams, A., & Nieuwenstein, M. (2006). Quantitative prediction erros in RSVP: modeling the time course of suppression during the attentional blink. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the European Conference of Visual Perception, August 20-25, St Petersburg, Russia. abstract | poster
Konkle, T., McDaniel, E., Greene, M., & Oliva, A. (2006). Constructing depth information in briefly presented scenes. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 5-10, Sarasota, FL. abstract | poster
Oliva, A., Konkle, T., Greene, M., & Torralba, A. (2006). Not all Scene Categories are Created Equal: The role of object and layout diagnosticity in scene gist understanding. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, May 5-10, Sarasota, FL. abstract | poster
pre 2006
Konkle, T., Marchant, N., Verstynen, T., Diedrichsen, J., & Ivry, R. B. (2005). Selection of action: Can transcranial magnetic stimulation bias hand choice in reaching? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, November 12-16, Washington, D.C. abstract | poster
Konkle, T., Verstynen, T. D., & Ivry, R. B. (2004). Response variability in a rhythmic tapping task during sub- and suprathreshold TMS over motor cortex. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, October 23-27, San Diego, CA. abstract | poster
Verstynen, T. D., Stinear, C. M., Konkle, T., Ivry, R. B., & Byblow, W. (2004). Asymmetries in motor cortex inhibition during bimanual isometric muscle activation. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, October 23-27, San Diego, CA. abstract
Konkle, T., Jiang, N., Zhang, J., Gurel, F., Scheper, C., & Craciun, G. (2004). Image segmentation using neural oscillators. Technical Report No. 26. The Ohio State University: Mathematical Biosciences Institute Technical Report Series. Online. abstract
Konkle, T. Verstynen, T. D., Diedrichsen, J., & Ivry, R. B. (2003). Sources of increased timing variability following TMS over motor cortex. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, November 8-12, New Orleans, LA. abstract | poster