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Vaziri-Pashkam, M., Taylor, J. & Xu, Y. (in press). Spatial frequency tolerant visual object representations in the human ventral and dorsal visual processing pathways. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.

Vaziri Pashkam, M. & Xu, Y. (in press). An information-driven two-pathway characterization of occipto-temporal and posterior parietal visual object representations. Cerebral Cortex. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2018). The posterior parietal cortex in adaptive visual processing. Trends in Neuroscience, 41, 806-822. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2018). A tale of two visual systems: Invariant and adaptive visual information representations in the primate brain. Annual Review in Vision Science, 4, 311–336. (pdf)

Ross, D.A., Tamber-Rosenau, B.J., Palmeri, T.J., Zhang, J., Xu, Y. & Gauthier, I. (2018). High-resolution functional magnetic resonance imaging reveals configural processing of cars in right anterior fusiform face area of car experts. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 30, 973–984. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2018). Sensory cortex is nonessential in working memory storage (a reply to commentaries). Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 22, 192-193. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2017). Reevaluating the sensory account of visual working memory storage. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 21, 794-815. (pdf)

Vaziri Pashkam, M. & Xu, Y. (2017). Goal-directed visual processing differentially impacts human ventral and dorsal visual representations. Journal of Neuroscience, 37, 8767-8782. (pdf)

Jeong, S. K. & Xu, Y. (2017). Task-context dependent linear representation of multiple visual objects in human parietal cortex. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 29, 1778-1789. (pdf)

Cant, J. S. & Xu, Y. (2017). The contribution of object shape and surface properties to object-ensemble representation in anterior-medial ventral visual cortex. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 29, 398-412. (pdf)

Bettencourt, K. & Xu, Y. (2016). Understanding location- and feature-based processing along the human intraparietal sulcus. Journal of Neurophysiology, 116, 1488-1497. (pdf)

Jeong, S. K. & Xu, Y. (2016). The impact of top-down spatial attention on laterality and hemispheric asymmetry in human parietal cortex. Journal of Vision, 16(10):2, 1–21. (pdf)

Jeong, S. K. & Xu, Y. (2016). Behaviorally relevant abstract object identity representation in the human parietal cortex. Journal of Neuroscience, 36, 1607-1619. (pdf)

Bettencourt, K. C. & Xu, Y. (2016). Decoding visual short-term memory contents in occipital and parietal cortices under distraction. Nature Neuroscience, 19, 150-157. (pdf)

Cant, J. S. & Xu, Y. (2015). The impact of density and ratio on object-ensemble representation in human anterior-medial ventral visual cortex. Cerebral Cortex. 25, 4226-4239. (pdf)

Cant, J. S., Sun, S. & Xu, Y. (2015) Distinct cognitive mechanisms involved in the processing of single objects and object ensembles. Journal of Vision, 15(4):12, 1–21. (pdf)

Xu, Y. & Jeong, S. (2015). The contribution of human superior intra-parietal sulcus to visual short-term memory and perception. In: Mechanisms of Sensory Working Memory: Attention and Performance XXV, Jolicoeur, P. and Martinez-Trujillo, J. (eds.). (pdf)

Zhang, J., Liu, J., & Xu, Y. (2015). Neural decoding reveals impaired face configural processing in the right fusiform face area of individuals with developmental prosopagnosia. Journal of Neuroscience, 35, 1539-1548. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2014). Inferior frontal junction biases perception through neural synchrony. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 18, 337-448. (pdf)

Poltoratski, S. & Xu, Y. (2013). The association of color memory and enumeration of multiple spatially overlapping sets. Journal of Vision, 13(8):6, 1-11. (pdf)

Bettencourt, K. & Xu, Y. (2013). The role of transverse occipital sulcus in scene perception and its relationship to object individuation in inferior intra-parietal sulcus. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25, 1711-1722. (pdf)

Jeong, S. K. & Xu, Y. (2013). Neural representation of targets and distractors during visual object individuation and identification. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25, 117-126. (pdf)

Cant, J. S. & Xu, Y. (2012). Object ensemble processing in human anterior -medial ventral visual cortex. Journal of Neuroscience, 32, 7885-7700. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2010). The impact of item clustering on visual search: It all depends on the nature of the visual search. Journal of Vision, 10(14):24, 1-9. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2010). The neural fate of task-irrelevant features in object-based processing. Journal of Neuroscience, 30, 14020-14028. (pdf)

Bi, Y., Xu, Y., & Caramazza, A. (2009). Orthographic and phonological effects in the picture word interference paradigm: Evidence from a logographic language. Applied Psycholinguistics, 30, 637-658. (pdf)

Xu, Y. & Chun, M. M. (2009). Selecting and perceiving multiple visual objects. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 13, 167-174. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2009).  Distinctive neural mechanisms supporting visual object individuation and identification.  Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 21, 511-518. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2008).  Representing connected and disconnected shapes in human inferior intra-parietal sulcus.  Neuroimage, 40, 1849-1856. (pdf)

Xu, Y. & Chun, M. M. (2007).  Visual grouping in human parietal cortex.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 104, 18766-18771. (pdf)

Xu, Y. & Nakayama, K. (2007).  Visual short-term memory benefit for objects on different 3D surfaces.  Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 136, 653-662. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2007).  The role of the superior intra-parietal sulcus in supporting visual short-term memory for multi-feature objects.  Journal of Neuroscience, 27, 11676-11686. (pdf)  (supplementary material)

Xu, Y., Turk-Browne, N. B., & Chun, M. M. (2007).  Dissociating task performance from fMRI repetition attenuation in ventral visual cortex.  Journal of Neuroscience, 27, 5981-5985. (pdf) (supplementary material)

        See also a Journal Club article from Journal of Neuroscience. (pdf)

Xu, Y. & Chun, M. M. (2006).  Dissociable neural mechanisms supporting visual short-term memory for objects.  Nature, 440, 91-95. (pdf) (supplementary material)

        See also News & Views from Nature Neuroscience.  (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2006).  Encoding objects in visual short-term memory: The roles of feature proximity and connectedness.  Perception & Psychophysics, 68, 815-828. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2005).  Revisiting the role of the fusiform and occipital face areas in visual expertise.  Cerebral Cortex, 15, 1234-1242. (pdf)

Xu, Y., Liu, J., & Kanwisher, N.  (2005).  The M170 is selective for faces, not for expertise.  Neuropsychologia, 43, 588-597. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2002).  Encoding color and shape from different parts of an object in visual short-term memory.  Perception & Psychophysics, 64, 1260-1280. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2002).  Object-based feature integration in visual search.  Perception, 31, 1335-1347. (pdf)

Xu, Y. (2002).  Limitations in object-based feature encoding in visual short-term memory.  Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 28, 458-468. (pdf)

Xu, Y. & Singh, M. (2002).  Early computation of part structure: Evidence from visual search.  Perception & Psychophysics, 67, 1039-1054. (pdf)

Scholl, B. J., & Xu, Y. (2001).  The magical number 4 in vision.  Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 24, 145-146.  (pdf)

Xu, Y., & Corkin, S. (2001).  H.M. revisits the Tower of Hanoi puzzle.              Neuropsychology, 15, 69-79. (pdf)

Xu, Y., Pollatsek, A., & Potter, M. C. (1999).  The activation of phonology during silent Chinese word reading.  Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 25, 838-857. (pdf)