Carol L. Colby, PhD

  • Professor, Neuroscience

Phone

412-268-7295

E-mail

ccolby@pitt.edu

Education & Training

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1982)

Location

115 Mellon Institute

Research Interest Summary

Cortical mechanisms of memory, attention, and spatial representation in primates

Representative Publications

Melcher, D. and Colby, C.L. Trans-saccadic perception. Trends Cogn Sci 12(12): 466-73, 2008.

Heiser, L.M., Berman, R.A., Saunders, R.C., and Colby, C.L. Dynamic circuitry for updating spatial representations. II. Physiological evidence for Interhemispheric transfer in area LIP of the split-brain macaque. Journal of Neurophysiology 94(5):3249-58, 2005.

Berman, R.A., Heiser, L.M., Saunders, R.C., and Colby C.L. Dynamic circuitry for updating spatial representations. I. Behavioral evidence for interhemispheric transfer in the split-brain macaque. Journal of Neurophysiology 94(5):3228-48, 2005.

Merriam, E.P., and Colby, C.L. Active vision in parietal and extrastriate cortex. The Neuroscientist 11(5):484-93, 2005.