Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour

Suzanna Becker, Ph.D., Professor


Spatial Memory

[Conf abstracts] Wong, N.P., Becker, S., & Sun, H.J. (2017). Path integration through optic flow: Effect of reference information in the environment. Poster session, presented at the International Conference on Vision in the Real World, Toronto, ON, Canada.

[pdf] Dhindsa, K., Drobinin, V., King, J., Hall, G., Burgess, N. and Becker, S. (2014), Examining the role of the temporo-parietal network in memory, imagery and viewpoint transformations. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. Vol 8, No 709, DOI=10.3389/fnhum.2014.00709

[Pubmed], [Preprint pdf], Han, X. and Becker, S. (2014), One spatial map or many? Spatial coding of connected environments.Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning Memory and Cognition 40(2):511-31. doi: 10.1037/a0035259. Epub 2013 Dec 23,

[pdf] Han, X., Byrne, P. Kahana, M. and Becker, S. (2012), When do objects become landmarks? A VR study of the effect of task relevance on spatial memory. PLoS ONE Volume: 7 Issue: 5 Article Number: e35940 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0035940.

[pdf] Byrne, P. and Becker, S. (2008), A principle for learning egocentric-allocentric transformations. Neural Computation. 20(3):709-737.

[ pdf] Byrne, P., Becker, S. and Burgess, N. (2007), Remembering the past and imagining the future: a neural model of spatial memory and imagery. Psychological Review 114(2):340-375.

[ pdf] Byrne, P. and Becker, S. (2004), Modelling mental navigation in scenes with multiple objects. Neural Computation 16(9):1851-1872.

Chun, S., Campos, J., Chan, G., Becker, S., Burgess, N. and Sun, H.-J. (2003), "Viewpoint Dependency in the Perception of Multi-Object Layout", abstract in Proceedings of the Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science conference

[pdf] Becker, S. and Burgess, N. (2001), ``Modelling spatial recall, mental imagery and neglect'', Advances in Neural Processing Systems 13, MIT Press, p96-102.

[pdf] Burgess, N., Becker, S., King, J. and O'Keefe (2001), Memory for events and their spatial context: models and experiments, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B, 356:1493-1503.

Cheung, A., Becker, S. and Burgess, N. (2000), "A model of hippocampal-parietal interaction in spatial navigation, imagery and episodic recall", abstract in proceedings of the workshop The nature of hippocampal-cortical interaction: Theoretical and experimental perspectives held in Dublin, Ireland, March, 2000. abstract