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Travel Award Recipients 2014

CompNet is proud to announce the travel award recipients for 2014. In the third year of the initiative to enrich the awardee's career, enhance the applicant’s training, and/or promote CompNet research to the external community. The program continues to be a success.

Seth Bensussen
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 167th Meeting
Providence, Rhode Island, May 5-9, 2014
Title: “Bidirectional audiovisual interactions: Evidence from a computerized fish game”

Hari Bharadwaj
Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) Midwinter Meeting 2014
San Diego, California, February 22-26, 2014
Title: “Cochlear neuropathy in “normal hearing” humans and the coding of supra-threshold sound”

Hari Bharadwaj
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 167th Meeting
Providence, Rhode Island, May 5-9, 2014
Title: “Individual differences revealed by the challenges of listening in a complex, crowded scene”

Hari Bharadwaj
Gordon Research Conferences: Auditory System
Lewiston, Maine, July 13-18, 2014
Title: “Individual differences in supra-threshold auditory perception reveal hidden hearing loss”

Scott Bressler
Fequency Following Response (FFR) Workshop
London, UK, May 22-23, 2014
Title: “A survey of FFR data from the Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory at Boston University”

Scott Bressler
32nd Annual Symposium of the National Neurotrauma Society
San Francisco, CA, June 29-July 2, 2014
Title: “Auditory selective attention impairments in blast-exposed veterans with traumatic brain injury”

Inyong Choi
Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) Midwinter Meeting 2014
San Diego, California, February 22-26, 2014
Title: “Attentional modulation of event-related potentials reflects selective auditory attention ability”

Inyong Choi
The Erasmus Mundus Symposium on Auditory Cognition Network
Leipzig, Germany, April 25-27, 2014
Title: “Individual differences in cortical attentional modulation and selective attention performance”

Inyong Choi
Gordon Research Conferences: Auditory System
Lewiston, Maine, July 13-18, 2014
Title: “Selective attention in a dynamic auditory scene”

Kenny Chou
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 167th Meeting
Providence, Rhode Island, May 5-9, 2014
Title: “Bidirectional audiovisual interactions: Evidence from a computerized fish game”

Elizabeth Chrastil
Organization for Human Brain Mapping’s Annual Conference
Hamburg, Germany, June 8-12, 2014
Title: “Tracking location during complex path integration recruits retrosplenial cortex”

Meredith Cler
Neural Interfaces Conference
Dallas, Texas, June 23-25, 2014
Title: “Discrete vs. continuous mapping of facial electromyography for learning and generalization of human-machine-interface control”

Lengshi Dai
Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) Midwinter Meeting 2014
San Diego, California, February 22-26, 2014
Title: “Simultaneous measurement of cortical responses, sub-cortical responses, and behavior performance in an auditory attention task”

Grant Fiddyment
Collaborative research trip to UC-Davis
Sacramento, California, April 27- May 2, 2014
Title: “Towards understanding the contribution of inhibition to non-linear seizure dynamics in an intact vertebrate”

Hannah Goldberg
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 167th Meeting
Providence, Rhode Island, May 5-9, 2014
Title: “Auditory attention in a dynamic scene: behavioral and electrophysiological correlates”

Salwa Masud
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 167th Meeting
Providence, Rhode Island, May 5-9, 2014
Title: “How high frequency envelopes influence spatial localization in rooms”

Samuel Mathias
Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) Midwinter Meeting 2014
San Diego, California, February 22-26, 2014
Title: “Auditory and visual short-term memories are forgotten differently”

Samuel Mathias
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 167th Meeting
Providence, Rhode Island, May 5-9, 2014
Title: “Adaptation reveals automatic pitch-shift detectors”

Courtney Pacheco
41st Neural Interfaces Conference
Dallas, Texas, June 23-35, 2014
Title: “Decoding auditory evoked responses to 'Morse code' tone sequences”

Jason Sherfey
Gordon Research Conferences: Neurobiology of Cognition
Newry, Maine, July 20-25, 2014
Title: “Cortical rhythms and interneurons for reading working memory (a computational study of prefrontal cortex)”

Katherine Sherrill
Organization for Human Brain Mapping’s Annual Conference
Hamburg, Germany, June 8-12, 2014
Title: “Successful goal-directed navigation with and without an orienting landmark”

Leonard Varghese
Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) Midwinter Meeting 2014
San Diego, California, February 22-26, 2014
Title: “Decoding the locus of attention to visual, auditory, and audiovisual stimuli from single-trial EEG data”

Leonard Varghese
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 167th Meeting
Providence, Rhode Island, May 5-9, 2014
Title: “Effect of spatial discontinuity on short-term memory for melodic sequences; Accelerometric correlates of nasalized speech in children”

Le Wang
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 167th Meeting
Providence, Rhode Island, May 5-9, 2014
Title: “Investigating stream segregation and spatial hearing using event-related brain responses”

Le Wang
Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) Midwinter Meeting 2014
San Diego, California, February 22-26, 2014
Title: “A electroencephalography study of binaural interactions in humans using the frequency following response”