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Crossmodal plasticity, deafness and cochlear implants

Reviews

Research Articles

  • Pavani, F., Venturini, M., Baruffaldi, F., Artesini, L., Bonfioli, F., Frau, G.N., & van Zoest, W. (in press). Spatial and non-spatial multisensory cueing in unilateral cochlear implant users. Hearing Research, doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2016.10.025. [Nov 2, 2016; Epub ahead of print].
  • van Zoest, W., Heimler, B., & Pavani, F. (in press). The oculomotor salience of flicker, apparent motion and continuous motion in saccade trajectories. Experimental Brain Research.
  • Heimler, B., van Zoest, W., Baruffaldi, F., Rinaldi, P., Caselli, M.C., & Pavani, F. (2015). Attentional orienting to social and non-social cues in early deaf adults. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Psychophysics, 41(6), 1758-1771. 
  • Heimler, B., van Zoest, W., Baruffaldi, F., Donk, M., Rinaldi, P., Caselli, M.C., & Pavani, F. (2015). Finding the balance between capture and control: oculomotor selection in early deaf adults. Brain and Cognition, 96, 12-27. doi: 10.1016/j.bandc.2015.03.001.
  • Navarrete, E., Caccaro, A., Pavani, F., Mahon, B.Z., Peressotti, F. (2015). With or without semantic mediation: Retrieval of lexical representations in sign production. Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, 20(2), 163-171
  • Bottari, D., Heimler, B., Caclin, A., Dalmolin, A., Giard, M.-H., & Pavani, F. (2014). Visual change detection recruits auditory cortices in early deafness. Neuroimage, 94, 172-184.
  • Heimler, B., & Pavani, F. (2014). Response speed advantage for vision does not extend to touch in early deaf adults. Experimental Brain Research, 232, 1335-1341.
  • Heimler, B., Pavani, F., Donk, M., van Zoest, W. (2014). Stimulus- and goal-driven control of eye movements: Action videogame players are faster but not better. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, 76, 2398-2412.
  • Garrapa, L., Bottari, D., Grimaldi, M., Pavani, F., Calabrese, A., De Benedetto, M., & Vitale, S. (2013). Processing of/i/and/u/in Italian cochlear-implant children: a behavioral and neurophysiologic study. Interspeech 2013.
  • Bottari, D., Caclin A., Giard, M.H. & Pavani F. (2011). Changes in early cortical visual processing predict enhanced reactivity in deaf individuals. PLoS ONE, 6(9), e25607.
  • Bottari, D., Valsecchi, M., & Pavani, F. (2011). Prominent reflexive eye-movement orienting associated with deafness. Cognitive Neuroscience, 3(1), 8-13.
  • Bottari, D., Nava, E., Ley, P., & Pavani, F. (2010). Enhanced reactivity of profound deaf in detection and discrimination tasks. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 28, 167-79.
  • Nava, E., Bottari, D., Bonfioli, F., Beltrame, M.A., & Pavani, F. (2009). Spatial hearing with a single cochlear implant: a study in prelingually deafened adults. Hearing Research, 255, 91-98.
  • Nava, E., Bottari, D., Portioli, G., Bonfioli, F., Beltrame, M.A., Formigoni, P., & Pavani, F. (2009). Hearing again with two ears: Recovery of spatial hearing after bilateral cochlear implantation. Neuropsychologia, 47, 928-32.
  • Bottari, D., Turatto, M., Bonfioli, F., Abbadessa, C., Selmi, S., Beltrame, M.A., & Pavani, F. (2008). Change blindness in profound deaf individuals and cochlear implant recipients. Brain Research, 1242, 209-218.
  • Nava, E., Bottari, D., Zampini, M., & Pavani, F. (2008). Visual temporal order judgment in profoundly deaf individuals. Experimental Brain Research, 190, 179-188.

Auditory and Multisensory Perception

Research Articles

  • Nava, E., & Pavani, F. (2013). Changes in sensory dominance during childhood: converging evidence from the colavita effect and the sound-induced flash illusion. Child Development, 84(2), 604-616. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-8624.2012.01856.x. 
  • Magnani, B., Pavani, F., Frassinetti, F. (2012). Changing auditory time with prismatic goggles. Cognition, 125(2) 233-243. doi: 10.1016/j.cognition.2012.07.001.
  • Parise, C.V., Pavani, F. (2011). Evidence of sound symbolism in simple vocalizations. Experimental Brain Research, 214(3), 373-380.
  • Pavani, F., & Turatto, M. (2008). Change perception in complex auditory scenes. Perception and Psychophysics, 70, 619-629.
  • Pavani, F., Husain, M., & Driver, J. (2008). Eye-movements intervening between two successive sounds. Experimental Brain Research, 189, 435-449.
  • Pavani, F., Macaluso, E., Warren, J.D., Driver, J., Griffiths, T.D. (2002). A common cortical substrate activated by horizontal and vertical sound-movement in the human brain. Current Biology, 12, 1584-1590.

Own body perception, peri-personal space, tactile processing 

Reviews

  • Tamè, A., Braun, C., Holmes, N., Farnè, A., & Pavani, F. (2016). Bilateral representations of touch in the primary somatosensory cortex. Cognitive Neuropsychology.
  • Pavani, F. (2016). Corpo, spazio e azione. Alcuni costrutti delle neuroscienze cognitive ad uso della riabilitazione. Riabilitazione Neurocognitiva, 1:9.
  • Mazzurega, M., Paladino, M.P., Pavani, F. (2014). Sincronia interpersonale: Conseguenze sociali, fattori di influenza e meccanismi responsabili. Giornale Italiano di Psicologia, 41(2), 295-320.    
  • Spence, C., Pavani, F., Maravita, A., & Holmes, N. (2008). Multi-sensory interactions. In M. Lin & M. Otaduy (Eds.), Haptic rendering: Foundations, algorithms, and applications. Wellesley, MA: AK Peters.
  • Pavani F. (2005). Aspetti multisensoriali e plastici dello schema corporeo: nuovi paradigmi di ricerca dalle neuroscienze cognitive. Saggi Child Development & Disabilities, 31, 53-60.

Research Articles

  • Tamè L, Wühle A, Petri CD, Pavani F, Braun C. (2016). Concurrent use of somatotopic and external reference frames in a tactile mislocalization task. Brain and Cognition, 111, 25-33. doi: 10.1016/j.bandc.2016.10.005.
  • Kanayama, N., Morandi, A., Hiraki, K., & Pavani, F. (2016). Causal Dynamics of Scalp Electroencephalography Oscillation During the Rubber Hand Illusion. Brain Topography. doi:10.1007/s10548-016-0519-x
  • Tamè, L., Pavani, F., Braun, C., Salemme, R., Farnè, A., & Reilly, K.T. (2015). Somatotopy and temporal dynamics of sensorimotor interactions: evidence from double afferent inhibition. European Journal of Neuroscience, 41(11), 1459-1465. doi: 10.1111/ejn.12890
  • Tamè, L., Pavani, F., Papadelis, C., Farnè, A., & Braun, C. (2015). Early integration of bilateral touch in the primary somatosensory cortex. Human Brain Mapping, 36(4), 1506-1523.
  • Tamè, L., Farnè, A., & Pavani, F. (2013). Vision of the body and the differentiation of perceived body side in touch. Cortex, 49(5), 1340-51. doi:10.1016/j.cortex.2012.03.016.
  • Tamè, L., Braun, C., Lingnau, A., Schwarzbach, J., Demarchi, G., Li Hegner, Y., Farnè, A., & Pavani F. (2012). The contribution of primary and secondary somatosensory cortices to the representation of body parts and body sides: an fMRI adaptation study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24(12), 2306-2320. doi: 10.1162/jocn_a_00272.
  • Kanayama, N., Tamè, L., Ohira, H., & Pavani, F. (2011). Top down influences on visuo-tactile interaction modulates neural oscillatory responses. Neuroimage, 59(4), 3406-3417. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2011.11.076
  • Mazzurega, M., Pavani, F., Paladino, M.P., & Schubert, T. (2011). Self-other bodily merging in the context of synchronous but arbitrary related multisensory inputs. Experimental Brain Research, 213(2-3), 213-221.
  • Tamè, L., Farnè, A., & Pavani, F. (2011). Spatial coding of touch at the fingers: Insights from double simultaneous stimulation within and between hands. Neuroscience Letters, 487(1), 78-82.
  • Paladino, M.P., Mazzurega, M., Pavani, F., & Schubert, T. (2010). Synchronous multisensory stimulation blurs self-other boundaries. Psychological Science, 21, 1202-1207.
  • Brozzoli, C., Cardinali, L., Pavani, F., & Farnè, A. (2010). Action-specific remapping of peripersonal space. Neuropsychologia, 48, 796-802.
  • Folegatti, A., de Vignemont, F., Pavani, F., Rossetti, Y., & Farnè, A. (2009). Losing one’s hand: Visual-Proprioceptive Conflict Affects Touch perception. PLoS One, 7, e6920.
  • Brozzoli C, Pavani F., Cardinali L, Urquizar C, & Farnè A. (2009). Multisensory perception modifications induced by action. NeuroReport, 20, 913-917.
  • Frassinetti, F., Pavani, F., Zamagni, E., Fusaroli, E., Vescovi, M., Benassi, M., Avanzi, S., & Farnè, A. (2009). Moving your body or mine: visual facilitation from seeing one’s own action. Neuropsychologia, 47: 1988-1993.
  • Pavani, F., Zampini, M. (2007). The role of hand size in the fake-hand illusion paradigm. Perception, 36, 1547-1554.
  • Spence, C., Pavani, F., Driver, J. (2004). Spatial constraints on visual-tactile crossmodal distractor congruency effects. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 4, 148-169.
  • Spence, C., Pavani, F., Maravita, A., Holmes, N. (2004). Multisensory Contributions to the 3-D Representation of Visuotactile Peripersonal Space in Humans: Evidence from the Crossmodal Congruency Task. Journal of Physiology (Paris), 98, 171-189.
  • Pavani, F., Spence, C., Driver, J. (2000). Visual capture of touch: Out-of-the-body experiences with rubber gloves. Psychological Science, 11, 353-359.
  • Spence, C., Pavani, F., & Driver, J. (2000). Crossmodal links between vision and touch in covert endogenous spatial attention. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 26, 1298-1319.
  • Farnè, A., Pavani, F., Meneghello, F., Làdavas, E. (2000). Left tactile extinction following visual stimulation of a rubber hand. Brain, 123, 2350-2360.

Body shadows

Reviews

Research Articles

Multisensory aspects of neglect and exinction

Reviews

Research Articles

  • Jacquin-Courtois, S., Rode, G., Pavani, F., Giard, M.H., Fischer, C., Boisson, D., & Rossetti, Y. (2010). Effect of prism adaptation on left dichotic listening deficit in neglect patients: Glasses to hear better? Brain, 133, 895-908.
  • Pavani, F., Farné, A., Ládavas, E. (2005). Poor hand-pointing to sounds in right braindamaged patients: Not just a problem of spatial hearing. Brain and Cognition, 59, 215-224.
  • Pavani, F., Làdavas, E., Driver, J. (2005). Gaze direction modulates auditory spatial deficits in stroke patients with neglect. Cortex, 41, 181-188.
  • Pavani, F., Farné, A., Ládavas, E. (2003). Task-dependent visual coding of sound position in visuospatial neglect patients. NeuroReport, 14, 99-103.
  • Pavani, F., Làdavas, E., Driver, J. (2002). Selective deficits of auditory localisation in patients with visuospatial neglect. Neuropsychologia, 40, 291-301.
  • Frassinetti, F., Pavani, F., Làdavas, E. (2002). Acoustical vision of neglected stimuli: Interaction among spatially converging audio-visual inputs in neglect patients. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 14, 62-69.
  • Pavani, F., Meneghello, F., Làdavas, E. (2001). Deficit of auditory space perception in patients with visuospatial neglect. Neuropsychologia, 39, 1401-1409.
  • Làdavas, E., Pavani, F., Farnè, A. (2001). Auditory peripersonal space in humans: a case of auditory-tactile interaction. Neurocase, 7, 97-103.
  • Bertelson, P., Pavani, F., Làdavas, E., Vroomen, J., deGelder, B. (2000). Ventriloquism in patients with unilateral visual neglect. Neuropsychologia, 38, 1634-1642.

Art and cognition

Reviews and commentaries

  • Bacci, F., & Pavani, F. (2014). “First hand” not “first eye” knowledge. The Multisensory Museum: Cross-disciplinary perspectives on touch, sound, smell, memory and space. Levent N., & Pascual-Leone, A. (Eds).
  • Pavani, F. (2014). La magnifica occasione. In La magnifica ossessione. Catalogo della mostra. Mondadori Electa. [Exhibition Catalogue]