2016/17 and In Press

Gross, S. J., & Flombaum, J. I. (in press). Does Perceptual Consciousness Overflow Cognitive Access? The Challenge from Probabilistic, Hierarchical Processes. Mind & Language. [email for an uncorrected manuscript]

Schurgin, M. W., & Flombaum, J. I. (2017). Exploiting core knowledge for visual object recognition. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General


Marchette, S. A., Sever, M. W., Flombaum, J. I., & Shelton, A. L. (2015). Individual differences in representational precision predict spatial working memory span. Spatial Cognition & Computation, 15, 308-328. [Reprint]

Schurgin, M. W., & Flombaum, J. I. (2015). Visual long-term memory has weaker fidelity than working memory. Visual Cognition. [Reprint]

Ma, Z., McCloskey, M., & Flombaum, J. I. (2015). A deficit perceiving slow motion following brain damage and a parallel deficit induced by crowdingJournal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 41, 1365-1375. [Reprint]  [Demos]

Bae, G. Y., Olkkonen, M., Allred, S. R., & Flombaum, J. I. (2015). Why some colors appear more memorable than others. A model incorporating categories and particulars in color working memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. [Reprint] [Some Press] [A little more Press] [Press roundup] [Jon talks about the paper on NPR] [Feature - Scientific American 60 Second Science]

Gross, S., Chaisilprungraung, P., Kaplan, E., Menendez, J., & Flombaum, J. I. (In Press). Problems for the purported cognitive penetration of perceptual color experience and Macpherson's proposed mechanism. In ( E. Machery & J. Prinz Eds.), Perception & Concepts (Baltic International Yearbook of Cognition, Logic, and Communication, Vol. 9). New Prairie Press. [Reprint]


Zhong, S-H., Ma, Z., Wilson, C., & Flombaum, J. I. (2014). Why don't people seem to extrapolate trajectories during multiple object tracking? A computational investigation. Journal of Vision, 14(12):12, 1-30. [Reprint] 

Allred, S. A., & Flombaum, J. I. (2014). Relating color perception and color working memoryTrends in Cognitive Sciences, 18:11, 562-565.  [Reprint]

Bae, G. Y., Olkkonen, M., Allred, S. R., Wilson, C., & Flombaum, J. I. (2014). Stimulus-specific variability in color working memory with delayed estimationJournal of Vision, 14, 1-23. [Reprint]

Schurgin, M. W., & Flombaum, J. I. (2014). How undistorted spatial memories can produce distorted responses. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 76, 1371-1380.  [Reprint]


Ma, Z., Niño, J., Hock, H., McCloskey, M., & Flombaum, J. I. (2013). A taxonomy of directional motion judgment based on informational content: Evidence from a deficit following bilateral parietal brain damage. Visual Cognition, 21, 697-701. [Reprint]

Schurgin, M. W., Reagh, Z. M., Yassa, M. A., & Flombaum, J. I. (2013). Sptiotemporal continuity alters long-term memory representation of objects. Visual Cognition, 21, 715-718.

Bae, G. Y., & Flombaum, J. I. (2013) Two items remembered as precisely as one. How integral features can improve visual working memory. Psychological Science, 24(10), 2038-2047.  [Reprint] [Online Supporting Material]

Ma, Z., & Flombaum, J. I. (2013). Off to a bad start: Uncertainty about the presence of targets at the onset of multiple object tracking. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 39, 1421-1432. [Reprint]


Odic, D., Roth, O., & Flombaum, J. I. (2012). The relationship between object files and apparent motion. Visual Cognition. 20, 1052-1081. [Reprint] [Demos]

Levillain, F., & Flombaum, J. I. (2012). Correspondence problems cause repositioning costs in visual working memory. Visual Cognition, 20, 669-695. [Reprint]

Bae, G. Y., & Flombaum, J. I. (2012). Close encounters of the distracting kind: Explaining the cause of visual tracking errors. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 74, 703-715. [Reprint]


Bae, G. Y., & Flombaum, J. I. (2011). Amodal causal capture in the tunnel effect. Perception, 40, 74-90.


(prior to 2011) 

Scholl, B. J., & Flombaum, J. I. (2010). Object persistence. In B. Goldstein (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Perception, Volume 2 (pp. 653 - 657). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Flombaum, J. I., Scholl, B. J., & Santos, L. R. (2009). Spatiotemporal priority: the engine that drives object perstence. In B. M. Hood & L. R. Santos (Eds.) The Origins of Object Knowledge: The Yale Symposium on the Origins of Object & Number Representation. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Yi, D. J., Turk-Browne, N. B., Flombaum, J. I., Kim, M., Scholl, B. J., & Chun, M. M. (2008). Spatiotemporal object continuity in human ventral visual cortex. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 105, 8840-8845 [Reprint].

Flombaum, J. I., Scholl, B. J., & Pylyshyn, Z. W. (2008). Attentional resources in visual tracking through occlusion: the high-beams effect. Cognition, 10, 904-93. [Reprint]

Flombaum, J. I. (2007). A review of “Thinking with Animals.” Quarterly Review of Biology, 82, 308-309.

Flombaum, J. I., & Scholl, B. J. (2006). A temporal same-object advantage in the tunnel effect: facilitated change-detection for persisting objects. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 32, 840-853. [Reprint]

Santos, L. R., Flombaum, J. I., & Phillips, W. (2006). The evolution of human mind reading: How nonhuman primates can inform social cognitive neuroscience. In S. M. Platek, J. P. Keenan, & T. K. Shakelford (Eds.) Evolutionary Cognitive Neuroscience (pp. 433-456). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Flombaum, J. I., & Santos, L. R. (2005). Rhesus monkeys attribute perceptions to others. Current Biology, 15, 1-20. [Reprint]

Fan, J., McCandliss, B. D., Fossella, J., Flombaum, J. I., & Posner, M. I. (2005). The activation of attentional networks. NeuroImage, 26, 471-479.  [Reprint]

Flombaum, J. I., Kundey, S., Santos, L. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). Dynamic object individuation in rhesus macaques: a study of the tunnel effect. Psychological Science, 15, 795-800. [Reprint]

Fan, J., Flombaum, J. I., McCandliss, B. D., Thomas, K. M., & Posner, M. I. (2003). Cognitive and brain consequences of conflict. NeuroImage, 18, 42-57. [Reprint]

Ghazanfar, A. A., Flombaum, J. I., Miller, C. T., & Hauser, M. D. (2001). The units of perception in the antiphonal calling behavior of cotton-top tamarins (Saguinus oedipus): playback experiments with long-calls. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 187, 27-35.