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Tarr, M. J., & Hayward, W. G. (2017). The concurrent encoding of viewpoint-invariant and viewpoint-dependent information in visual object recognition. Visual Cognition. doi: 10.1080/13506285.2017.1324933 Visual Cognition.

Blauch, N., Aminoff, E., & Tarr, M. J. (2017). Functionally localized representations contain distributed information: Insight from simulations of deep convolutional neural networks. Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, July 26-29, London, UK.

Yang, Y., Xu, Y., Jew, C. A., Pyles, J. A., Kass, R. E., & Tarr, M. J. (2017). Exploring the spatio-temporal neural basis of face learning. J. of Vision. 17(6). doi: 10.1167/17.6.1 J of Vision.

Yang, Y., Aminoff, E. M., Tarr, M. J., Kass, R. E. (2016). A state-space model of cross-region dynamic connectivity in MEG/EEG. Neural Information Processing Systems (“NIPS”), December 5-10, Barcelona, Spain. NIPS Proceedings.

Leeds, D. D., & Tarr, M. J. (2016). A method for real-time visual stimulus selection in the study of cortical object perception. NeuroImage, 133, 529-548. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.02.071 NeuroImage.

Boring, M., Kelly, S., Weldon, J., Tarr, M. J., Robinson, A., Behrmann, M., & Grover, P. (2016). Containing errors in computation for neural sensing: Does a hierarchical referencing strategy lead to energy savings? Proceedings of the 2016 Workshop on Information Theory and its Applications (ITA), San Diego, CA. (non-peer reviewed) ITA Proceedings.

Bursley, J. K., Nestor, A., Tarr, M. J., & Creswell, J. D. (2016). Awake, offline processing during associative learning. PLoS ONE, 11(4). e0127522. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0127522 PLoS ONE.


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Aminoff, E. M., & Tarr, M. J. (2015). Associative processing is inherent in scene perception. PLoS ONE, 10(6), e0128840. doi:10.1371/journal. pone.0128840

Aminoff, E. M., Toneva, M., Shrivastava, A., Chen, X., Misra, I., Gupta, A., & Tarr, M. J. (2015). Applying artificial vision models to human scene understanding. Front. Comput. Neurosci., 9. doi:10.3389/fncom.2015.00008

Nishimura, M., Scherf, K. S., Zachariou, V., Tarr, M. J., & Behrmann, M. (2015). Size precedes view: Developmental emergence of invariant object representations in lateral occipital complex. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 27(3), 474-91. doi:10.1162/jocn_a_00720

Yang, Y., Tarr, M. J., & Kass, R. E. (2014). Estimating learning effects: A short-time fourier transform regression model for MEG source localization. In Springer Lecture Notes on Artificial Intelligence: MLINI 2014: Machine learning and interpretation in neuroimaging.

Leeds, D. D., Pyles, J. A., & Tarr, M. J. (2014). Exploration of complex visual feature spaces for object perception. Front. Comput. Neurosci. 8(106). doi: 10.3389/fncom.2014.00106 Front. Comput. Neurosci.

Leeds, D. D., Seibert, D. A., Pyles, J. A., & Tarr, M. J. (2013). Comparing visual representations across human fMRI and computational vision. J. of Vision. 13:13. doi: 10.1167/13.13.25 J. of Vision

Xu, Y., D’Lauro, C., Pyles, J. A., Kass, R. E., & Tarr, M. J. (2013). Fine-grained temporal coding of visually-similar categories in the ventral visual pathway and prefrontal cortex. Front. Psychol. 4:684. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00684 Frontiers

Roos, L.E., Lebrecht, S., Tanaka, J. W., & Tarr, M. J. (2013). Can singular examples change implicit racial attitudes in the real-world? Front. Psychol. 4:594. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00594 Frontiers

Tarr, M. J. (2013). Perception isn’t so simple: Commentary on Bernard, Gervais, Allen, Campomizzi, and Klein (2012). Psychological Science. 24(6), 1069-1070, doi: 10.1177/0956797612474669 Tarr13.pdf

Pyles, J. A., Verstynen, T. D., Schneider, W., & Tarr, M. J. (2013). Explicating the face perception network with white-matter connectivity. PLoS ONE, 8(4): e61611. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0061611 Pyles_etal13.pdf

Bukach, C. M., Gauthier, I., Tarr, M. J., Kadlec, H., Barth, S., Ryan, E., Turpin, J., & Bub, D. N. (2012). Does acquisition of Greeble expertise in prosopagnosia rule out a domain-general deficit? Neuropsychologia, 50(2), 289-304. doi:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2011.11.023 Bukach_etal12.pdf

Nestor, A., Vettel, J. M., & Tarr, M. J. (2012). Internal representations for face detection: An application of noise-based image classification to BOLD responses. Human Brain Mapping. doi:10.1002/hbm.22128. NeVeTa12.pdf

Phillips, J. S., Greenberg, A. S., Pyles, J. A., Pathak, S. K., Behrmann, M., Schneider, W., & Tarr, M. J. (2012). Co-analysis of Brain Structure and Function using fMRI and Diffusion-weighted Imaging. J. Vis. Exp. (69), e4125, doi:10.3791/4125. Watch the video at JOVE | Phillips_etal12.pdf

Lebrecht, S., & Tarr, M. J. (2012). Can neural signals for visual preference predict real-world choices? BioScience, 62(11), 937-938. LeTa12.pdf

Lebrecht, S., Bar, M., Barrett, L. F., & Tarr, M. J. (2012). Micro-Valences: Perceiving affective valence in “neutral” everyday objects. Frontiers in Perception Science, 3(107). doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00107 Lebrecht_etal12.pdf

Righi, G., Peissig, J. J., & Tarr, M. J. (2012). Recognizing disguised faces. Visual Cognition, 20(2), 143-169. RiPeTa12.pdf

Jiang, F., Dricot, L., Weber, J., Righi, G., Tarr, M. J., Gobel, R., & Rossion, B. (2011). Face categorization in visual scenes may start in a higher order area of the right fusiform gyrus: evidence from dynamic visual stimulation in neuroimaging. Journal of Neurophysiology, 106, 2720-2736. e-print, doi:10.1152/jn.00672.2010. Jiang_etal11.pdf

McGugin, R., Tanaka J. W., Lebrecht, S., Tarr, M. J., & Gauthier, I. (2011). Race-specific perceptual discrimination improvement following short individuation training with faces. Cognitive Science, 35(2), 330-347. McGugin_etal11.pdf

Barenholtz, E., & Tarr, M. J. (2011). Visual learning of statistical relations among non-adjacent features: Evidence for structural encoding. Visual Cognition, 19(4), 469-482. BaTa11.pdf


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Barenholtz, E., & Tarr, M. J. (2009). Figure–ground assignment to a translating contour: A preference for advancing vs. Receding motion. Journal of Vision, 9(5:27), 1-9. BaTa09.pdf

Lebrecht, S., Pierce, L., Tarr, M. J., & Tanaka, J. (2009). Perceptual other-race training reduces implicit racial bias, PLoS ONE, 4(1), e4215 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0004215. Lebrecht_etal09.pdf

Nestor, A., Vettel, J. M., & Tarr, M. J. (2008). Task-specific codes for face recognition: How they shape the neural representation of features for detection and individuation, PLoS ONE, 3(12), e3978 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0003978. NeVeTa09.pdf

Nestor, A., & Tarr, M. J. (2008). Gender recognition of human faces using color. Psych Sci, 19(12), 1242-1246. NeTa08_PS.pdf

Barenholtz, E., & Tarr, M. J. (2008). Visual judgment of similarity across shape transformations: Evidence for a compositional model of articulated objects. Acta Psychologica, 128(2), 331-338. BaTa08.pdf

Nestor, A., & Tarr, M. J. (2008). The segmental structure of faces and its use in gender recognition. Journal of Vision, 8(7):7, 1-12, http://journalofvision.org/8/7/7/, doi:10.1167/8.7.7. NeTa08_JoV.pdf

Tarr, M. J., Georghiades, A. S., & Jackson, C. D. (2008). Identifying faces across variations in lighting: Psychophysics and computation. ACM Transactions on Applied Perception, 5(2):10, 1-25. TaGeJa08.pdf

Ashworth, A. R. S. III, Vuong, Q. C., Rossion, B., & Tarr, M. J. (2008). Recognizing rotated faces and Greebles: What properties drive the face inversion effect? Visual Cognition, 16(6), 754-784. Ashworth_etal08.pdf

Kung, C-C., Peissig, J. J., & Tarr, M. J. (2007). Is region-of-interest overlap a reliable measure of category specificity? Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 19(12), 2019-2034. KuPeTa07.pdf

Foo, P., Duchon, A., Warren, W. H., & Tarr, M. J. (2007). Humans do not switch between path knowledge and landmarks when learning a new environment. Psychological Research/ Psychologische Forschung, 71(3), 240-251. Foo_etal07.pdf

Bukach, C., Gauthier, I., & Tarr, M. J. (2006). Beyond faces and modularity: The power of an expertise framework. TRENDS in Cognitive Sciences, 10(4), 159-166. BuGaTa06.pdf

Bukach, C. M., Bub, D. N., Gauthier, I., & Tarr, M. J. (2006). Perceptual expertise effects are not all or none: Spatially limited perceptual expertise for faces in a case of prosopagnosia. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 18(1), 48-63. Bukach_etal06.pdf

Vuong, Q. C., & Tarr, M. J. (2006). Structural similarity and spatiotemporal noise effects on learning dynamic novel objects. Perception, 35, 497-510. VuTa06.pdf


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Tarr, M. J. (2005). How experience shapes vision, Science Briefs: APA Online. Ta05.pdf

Behrmann, M., Marotta, J., Gauthier, I., Tarr, M. J., & McKeeff, T. (2005). Behavioral change and its neural correlates in visual agnosia after expertise training. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17(4), 554-568. Behrmann_etal05.pdf

James, T. W., Shima, D. W., Tarr, M. J., & Gauthier, I. G. (2005). Generating complex three-dimensional stimuli (Greebles) for haptic expertise training. Behavior Research Methods, 37(2), 353-358. James_etal05.pdf

Vuong, Q. C., Peissig, J. J., Harrison, M. C., & Tarr, M. J. (2005). The role of surface pigmentation for recognition revealed by contrast reversal in faces and objects. Vision Research, 45, 1213-1223. Vuong_etal05.pdf

Foo, P., Warren, W. H., Duchon, A., & Tarr, M. J. (2005). Do humans integrate routes into a cognitive map? Map- vs. landmark-based navigation of novel shortcuts. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 31(2), 195-215. Foo_etal05.pdf

Laidlaw, D. H., Kirby, R. M., Jackson, C. D., Davidson, J. S., Miller, T. S., da Silva, M., Warren, W. H., & Tarr, M. J. (2005). Comparing 2D vector field visualization methods: A user study. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 11(1), 59-70. Laidlaw_etal05.pdf

Swann, J. B. & Tarr, M. J. (2004). Configuration protection harmonized. The Trademark Reporter®, 94(6), 1182-1201. SwTa04.pdf

Rossion, B., Kung, C-C., & Tarr, M. J. (2004). Visual expertise with nonface objects leads to competition with the early perceptual processing of faces in the human occipito-temporal cortex. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 101(40), 14521-14526. RoKuTa04.pdf

Gauthier, I., Behrmann, M., & Tarr, M. J. (2004). Are Greebles like faces? Using the neuropsychological exception to test the rule. Neuropsychologia, 42(14), 1961-1970. GaBeTa04.pdf

Vuong, Q. C., & Tarr, M. J. (2004). Rotation direction affects object recognition. Vision Research, 44(14), 1717-1730. VuTa04.pdf

Rossion, B., Joyce, C. A., Cottrell, G. W., & Tarr, M. J. (2003). Early lateralization and orientation tuning for face, word and object processing in the visual cortex. Neuroimage, 20(3), 1609-1624. Rossion_etal03.pdf

Naor-Raz, G., Tarr, M. J., & Kersten, D. (2003). Is color an intrinsic property of object representation? Perception, 32, 667-680. NaTaKe03.pdf

Gauthier, I., James, T. W., Curby, K. M., & Tarr, M. J. (2003). The influence of conceptual knowledge on visual discrimination. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 20(3/4/5/6), 507-523. Gauthier_etal03.pdf

Tarr, M. J., & Cheng, Y. D. (2003). Learning to see faces and objects. TRENDS in Cognitive Sciences, 7(1), 23-30. [Cover Article] TaCh03.pdf

Tarr, M. J., & Warren, W. H. (2002). Virtual reality in behavioral neuroscience and beyond. Nature Neuroscience Supplement, 5, 1089-1092. TaWa02.pdf

Rossion, B., Gauthier, I., Goffaux, V., & Tarr, M. J., & Crommelinck, M. (2002). Expertise training with novel objects leads to left-lateralized face-like electrophysiological responses. Psychological Science, 13 (3), 250-257. Rossion_etal02.pdf

Gauthier, I., Hayward, W. G., Tarr, M. J., Anderson, A., Skudlarski, P., & Gore, J. C. (2002). BOLD activity during mental rotation and viewpoint-dependent object recognition. Neuron, 34 (1), 161-171. [Cover Article] Gauthier_etal02.pdf

Gauthier, I., & Tarr, M. J. (2002). Unraveling mechanisms for expert object recognition: Bridging brain activity and behavior. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 28 (2), 431-446. GaTa02.pdf

Kearns, M. J., Warren, W. H., Duchon, A. P., & Tarr, M. J. (2002). Path integration from optic flow and body senses in a homing task. Perception, 31(3), 349-374. Kearns_etal02.pdf

Tarr, M. J., & Kriegman, D. J. (2001). What defines a view? Vision Research, 41(15), 1981-2004. TaKr01.pdf

Quinn, P. C., Eimas, P. D., & Tarr, M. J. (2001). Perceptual categorization of cat and dog silhouettes by 3- to 4-month-old infants. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 79, 78-94. QuEiTa01.pdf


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Tarr, M. J., & Gauthier, I. (2000). FFA: A Flexible Fusiform Area for subordinate-level visual processing automatized by expertise. Nature Neuroscience, 3 (8), 764-769. TaGa00.pdf

Hayward, W. G., & Tarr, M. J. (2000). Differing views on views: Comments on Biederman & Bar (1999). Vision Research, 40, 3895-3899. HaTa00.pdf

Gauthier, I., Tarr, M. J., Moylan, J., Anderson, A. W., Skudlarski, P., & Gore, J. C. (2000). The fusiform “face area” is part of a network that processes faces at the individual level. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 12, 495-504. Gauthier_etal00_JoCN.pdf

Gauthier, I., Tarr, M. J., Moylan, J., Anderson, A. W., Skudlarski, P., & Gore, J. C. (2000). Does visual subordinate-level categorisation engage the functionally defined Fusiform Face Area? Cognitive Neuropsychology, Special Issue on Face Recognition (N. Kanwisher & M. Moscovitch, eds.), 17 (1/2/3), 143-163. Gauthier_etal00_CN.pdf

Rossion, B., Gauthier, I., Tarr, M. J., Despland, P., Bruyer, R, Linotte, S., & Crommelinck, M. (2000). The N170 occipito-temporal component is delayed and enhanced to inverted faces but not to inverted objects: An electrophysiological account of face-specific processes in the human brain. Neuroreport, 11 (1), 69-74. Rossion_etal00.pdf

Aginsky, V., & Tarr, M. J. (2000). How are different properties of a scene encoded in visual memory? Visual Cognition, 7 (1/2/3), 147-162. [Reprinted in Change Blindness and Visual Memory, D. J. Simons (ed.), England: Taylor & Francis Books] AgTa00.pdf

Hayward, W. G., Tarr, M. J., & Corderoy, A. K. (1999). Recognizing silhouettes and shaded images across depth rotations. Perception, 28, 1197-1215. HaTaCo99.pdf

Tarr, M. J. (1999). News on views: Pandemonium revisited. Nature Neuroscience, 2 (11), 932-935. [News and Views piece on target article: Riesenhuber & Poggio, Hierarchical models of object recognition in cortex.] Ta99.pdf

Blanz, V., Tarr, M. J., Bülthoff, H. H., & Vetter, T. (1999). What object attributes determine canonical views? Perception, 28, 575-600. Blanz_etal99.pdf

Williams, P., & Tarr, M. J. (1999). Orientation-specific possibility priming for novel three-dimensional objects. Perception & Psychophysics, 61 (5), 963-976. WiTa99.pdf

Cutzu, F., & Tarr, M. J. (1999). Inferring perceptual saliency fields from viewpoint-dependent recognition data. Neural Computation, 11 (6), 1331-1348. CuTa99.pdf

Gauthier, I., Behrmann, M., & Tarr, M. J. (1999). Can face recognition really be dissociated from object recognition? Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 11 (4), 349-370. GaBeTa99.pdf

Gauthier, I., Tarr, M. J., Anderson, A. W., Skudlarski, P., & Gore, J. C. (1999). Activation of the middle fusiform “face area” increases with expertise in recognizing novel objects. Nature Neuroscience, 2 (6), 568-573. Gauthier_etal99.pdf

Braje, W. L., Kersten, D., Tarr, M. J., & Troje, N. F. (1998). Illumination effects in face recognition. Psychobiology, 26 (4), 371-380. Braje_etal98.pdf

Tarr, M. J., Williams, P., Hayward, W. G., & Gauthier, I. (1998). Three-dimensional object recognition is viewpoint-dependent. Nature Neuroscience, 1 (4), 275-277. Tarr_etal98.pdf

Tarr, M. J., & Bülthoff, H. H. (1998). Image-based object recognition in man, monkey, and machine. Cognition, Special Issue on Image-based Object Recognition (Tarr & Bülthoff, eds.), 67 (1/2), 1-20. TaBu98.pdf

Tarr, M. J., & Gauthier, I. (1998). Do viewpoint-dependent mechanisms generalize across members of a class? Cognition, Special Issue on Image-based Object Recognition (Tarr & Bülthoff, eds.), 67 (1/2), 71-108. TaGa98.pdf

Tarr, M. J., Kersten, D., Bülthoff, H. H. (1998). Why the visual system might encode the effects of illumination. Vision Research, Special Issue on Models of Recognition, 38 (15/16), 2259-2275. [Cover Article] TaKeBu98.pdf

Gauthier, I., Williams, P., Tarr, M. J., & Tanaka, J. (1998). Training “Greeble” experts: A framework for studying expert object recognition processes. Vision Research, Special Issue on Models of Recognition, 38 (15/16), 2401-2428. Gauthier_etal98.pdf

Williams, P., Gauthier, I., & Tarr, M. J. (1998). Feature learning during the acquisition of perceptual expertise. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 21 (1), 40-41. [Commentary on target article: Schyns, Goldstone, & Thibault, The development of features in object concepts.] WiGaTa98.pdf

Williams, P., & Tarr, M. J. (1997). Structural processing and implicit memory for possible and impossible figures. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 23, 1344-1361. WiTa97.pdf

Gauthier, I., Anderson, A. W., Tarr, M. J., Skudlarski, P., & Gore, J. C. (1997). Levels of categorization in visual recognition studied with functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Current Biology, 7, 645-651. Gauthier_etal97.pdf

Hayward, W. G., & Tarr, M. J. (1997). Testing conditions for viewpoint invariance in object recognition. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 23 (5), 1511-1521. HaTa97.pdf

Tarr, M. J., Bülthoff, H. H., Zabinski, M., & Blanz, V. (1997). To what extent do unique parts influence recognition across changes in viewpoint? Psychological Science, 8 (4), 282-289. Tarr_etal97.pdf

Gauthier, I., & Tarr, M. J. (1997). Becoming a “Greeble” expert: Exploring mechanisms for face recognition. Vision Research, 37 (12), 1673-1682. GaTa97_VR.pdf

Gauthier, I., & Tarr, M. J. (1997). Orientation priming of novel shapes in the context of viewpoint-dependent recognition. Perception, 26, 51-73. GaTa97_P.pdf


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Tarr, M. J., & Bülthoff, H. H. (1995). Is human object recognition better described by geon-structural-descriptions or by multiple-views? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 21 (6), 1494-1505. TaBu95.pdf

Tarr, M. J. (1995). Rotating objects to recognize them: A case study of the role of viewpoint dependency in the recognition of three-dimensional objects. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 2, 55-82. Ta95.pdf

Bülthoff, H. H., Edelman, S. Y., & Tarr, M. J. (1995). How are three-dimensional objects represented in the brain? Cerebral Cortex, 5 (3), 247-260. BuEdTa95.pdf

Hayward, W. G., & Tarr, M. J. (1995). Spatial language and spatial representation. Cognition, 55, 39-84. HaTa95.pdf

Tarr, M. J., & Black, M. J. (1994). A computational and evolutionary perspective on the role of representation in vision. Computer Vision, Graphics, and Image Processing: Image Understanding, 60 (1), 65-73. TaBl94_CVGIP1.pdf

Tarr, M. J., & Black, M. J. (1994). Reconstruction and Purpose. Computer Vision, Graphics, and Image Processing: Image Understanding, 60 (1), 113-118. TaBl94_CVGIP2.pdf

Tarr, M. J. (1993). Is a picture really worth a thousand words? Computational Intelligence, 9 (4), 356-359. Ta93.pdf

Tarr, M. J. (1993). From perception to cognition. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 16 (2), 251-252. [Commentary on target article: Landau & Jackendoff, “What” and “where” in spatial language and spatial cognition].

Tarr, M. J., & Pinker, S. (1991). Orientation-dependent mechanisms in shape recognition: Further issues. Psychological Science, 2 (3), 207-209. TaPi91.pdf


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Tarr, M. J., & Pinker, S. (1990). When does human object recognition use a viewer-centered reference frame? Psychological Science, 1 (4), 253-256. TaPi90.pdf

Tarr, M. J., & Pinker, S. (1989). Mental rotation and orientation-dependence in shape recognition. Cognitive Psychology, 21 (2), 233-282. TaPi89.pdf

Strauss. R. P., & Tarr, M. J. (1982). Salary patterns of agricultural economists in the early 1980’s. Journal of Agricultural Economics.


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c h a p t e r s

Lebrecht, S. & Tarr, M. J. (In Press). Blindsight. In Kreutzer, J. S., DeLuca, J., & Caplan, B. (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology.

Lebrecht, S. & Tarr, M. J. (In Press). Achromatopsia. In Kreutzer, J. S., DeLuca, J., & Caplan, B. (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology.

Righi, G., Tarr, M. J., & Kingon, A. (In Press). Category-Selective Recruitment of the Fusiform Gyrus with Chess Expertise. In J. Staszewski (Ed.), Expertise and Skill Acquisition: The Impact of William G. Chase. New York, NY: Taylor & Francis.

Sheinberg, D. & Tarr, M. J. (2009). Objects of expertise. In I. Gauthier, M. J. Tarr, & D. Bub (Eds.), Perceptual expertise: Bridging brain and behavior. New York, NY: Oxford University Press. ShTa09.pdf

Palmeri, T. J., & Tarr, M. J. (2008). Visual Object Perception and Long-Term Memory. In S. J. Luck & A. Hollingworth (eds.), Visual Memory, Series: Oxford Series in Visual Cognition (pp. 163-207). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Barenholtz, E., & Tarr, M. J. (2007). Reconsidering the Role of Structure in Vision. In A. Markman, A. & B. Ross (eds.), Categories in Use. Series: The Psychology of Learning and Motivation, Vol. 47 (pp. 157-180). San Diego, CA: Academic Press. BaTa07.pdf

Peissig, J. J., & Tarr, M. J. (2007). Visual object recognition: Do we know more now than we did 20 years ago? In S. T. Fiske (ed.), Annual Review of Psychology, 58 (pp. 75-96). Palo Alto, CA: Annual Reviews. PeTa07.pdf

Hayward, W. G., & Tarr, M. J. (2005). High-Level Vision. In R. Goldstone & K. Lamberts (eds.), Handbook of Cognition (pp. 48-70). London, UK: Sage Publications.

Tarr, M. J. (2003). Visual Object Recognition: Can a Single Mechanism Suffice? In M. A. Peterson & G. Rhodes (eds.), Perception of Faces, Objects, and Scenes: Analytic and Holistic Processes (pp. 177-211). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Tarr, M. J. (2002). Object Recognition. In L. Nadel (ed.) & R. Goldstone (Section ed.), Encyclopedia of Cognitive Science (pp. 490-494). London, UK: Nature Publishing Group/Macmillan Publishers Limited.

Tarr, M. J., & Vuong, Q. C. (2002). Visual Object Recognition. In H. Pashler (Series ed.) & S. Yantis (ed.), Stevens' Handbook of Experimental Psychology: Vol. 1. Sensation and Perception (3rd ed., Vol. 1, pp. 287-314). New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. HTML

Viele, K., Kass, R. E., Tarr, M. J., Behrmann, M., Gauthier, I. (2002). Recognition of faces versus Greebles: A case study in model selection. In C. Gatsonis, R. E. Kass, A. Carriquiry, A. Gelman, D. Higdon, D. K. Pauler, I. Verdinelli (eds.), Case Studies in Bayesian Statistics, vol VI (pp. 91-111). New York, NY: Springer.

Tarr, M. J., & Vuong, Q. C. (2001). Neural Representations of Objects. In N. J. Smelser & P. B. Baltes (eds.), International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (pp. 10563-10567). Oxford, UK: Pergamon. TaVu01.pdf

Laidlaw, D. H., Kirby, M., Davidson, J. S., Miller, T., DaSilva, M., Warren, W. H., & Tarr, M. J. (2001). Quantitative Comparative Evaluation of 2D Vector Field Visualization Methods. Proceedings of IEEE Visualization 2001, (pp. 143-150). San Diego, CA: IEEE. Laidlaw_etal01.pdf

Tarr, M. J. (2000). Pattern Recognition. In A. Kazdin (ed.), Encyclopedia of Psychology, Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. Ta00.pdf

Tarr, M. J. (1999). Mental Rotation. In R. A. Wilson & F. C. Keil (eds.), The MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences (pp. 531-533). Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. Ta99_ECS.pdf

Cutzu, F., & Tarr, M. J. (1997). The Representation of Three-Dimensional Object Similarity in Human Vision. In SPIE Proceedings from Electronic Imaging: Human Vision and Electronic Imaging II, 3016 (pp. 460-471). San Jose, CA: SPIE. CuTa97.pdf

Tarr, M. J. (1994). Visual Representation. In V. S. Ramachandran (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Human Behavior Vol. 4 (pp. 503-512). San Diego: Academic Press. Ta94.pdf


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b o o k s

Dickinson, S. J., Leonardis, A., Schiele, B., & Tarr, M. J. (2009). Object categorization: Computer and human vision perspectives. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. Amazon

Gauthier, I., Tarr, M. J., & Bub, D. (2009). Perceptual expertise: Bridging brain and behavior. New York, NY: Oxford University Press. Amazon

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