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

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.