Publications

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Journal Articles (peer reviewed and preprints)

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Preprints

Kupers, E.R., Kim I., Grill-Spector K. Rethinking simultaneous suppression in visual cortex via compressive spatiotemporal population receptive fields. BioRxiv. [Link to paper] [Code and data]

Kim I., Kupers, E.R., Lerma-Usabiaga G., Grill-Spector K. (2024) Characterizing spatiotemporal population receptive fields in human visual cortex with fMRI. Journal of Neuroscience, 44(2), e0803232023. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0803-23.2023 [Link to paper] [Code and data]

2022

Kupers, E.R., Benson, N.C., Carrasco, M., Winawer, J. (2022). Asymmetries around the visual field: From retina to cortex to behavior. PLoS Computational Biology, 18(1): e1009771. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1009771. [Link to paper] [Code and data]

2021

Kupers, E.R., Benson, N.C., Winawer, J. (2021). A visual encoding model links magnetoencephalography signals to neural synchrony in human cortex. NeuroImage, 245 (118655). doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2021.118655. [Link to paper] [Code and data]

Kupers, E.R.*, Edadan, A.*, Benson. N.C., Zuiderbaan, W., De Jong, M.C., Dumoulin, S.O., Winawer, J. (2021). A population receptive field model of the magnetoencephalography response. NeuroImage, 244 (118554). doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2021.118554. [Link to paper] [Code and data]

Benson, N.C., Kupers, E.R., Barbot, A., Carrasco, M., Winawer, J. (2021). Cortical magnification in human visual cortex parallels task performance around the visual field. eLife, 10, e67685. doi:10.7554/eLife.67685. [Link to paper] [Code and data]

2019

Kupers, E.R., Carrasco, M., Winawer, J. (2019). Modeling visual performance differences ‘around’ the visual field: A computational observer approach. PLoS Computational Biology, 15(5): e1007063. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007063 [Link to paper] [Code and data]

2018

Kupers, E.R., Wang, H.X., Amano, K., Kay, K.N., Heeger, D.J., Winawer, J. (2018). A non-invasive, quantitative study of broadband spectral responses in human visual cortex. PLoS ONE, 13(3): e0193107. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0193107. [Link to paper] [Code and data]

Conference Proceedings

(Upcoming in 2024)

Kupers, E.R., Durkin, C., Curtis, C.E., Huang, H., Hermes, D., Naselaris, T., Kay, K. (Accepted Symposium Talk). The Natural Scenes Dataset: Lessons Learned and What's Next? The 24th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. St. Pete Beach, FL, USA.

2023

Kupers, E.R., Kim I., Grill-Spector K. (Nanosymposium Talk). Rethinking simultaneous suppression in visual cortex via compressive spatiotemporal population receptive fields. The 52nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience meeting. Washington, D.C., USA.

Kim, I., Kupers, E.R., Lerma-Usabiaga, G., Grill-Spector, K. (Confirmed Poster) Spatial and temporal extents of spatiotemporal population receptive fields progressively increase across visual hierarchies. The 52nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience meeting. Washington, D.C., USA.

Kupers, E.R., Graves K*, Persaud K*, Croom S*, Chauhan VS*, Kwasa J*. (Symposium Organizer) Critical perspectives on vision science: Towards unbiasing our methods and role in knowledge production. The 23th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. St. Pete Beach, FL, USA.

Kupers, E.R., Kim, I, Grill-Spector, K. (Poster) Compressive spatiotemporal summation predicts simultaneous suppression in human visual cortex. The 23th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. St. Pete Beach, FL, USA.

2022

Kupers, E.R., Kim, I., Grill-Spector, K. (Poster) A population receptive field modeling framework of sensory suppression in human visual cortex. Conference on Computational Cognitive Neuroscience. San Fransisco, CA, USA.

Kim, I. Kupers, E.R., Lerma-Usabiaga, G., Shim, W., Grill-Spector, K. (Poster) A new computational framework for estimating spatio-temporal population receptive fields in human visual cortex. Conference on Computational Cognitive Neuroscience. San Fransisco, CA, USA.

Kupers, E.R., Kim, I., Grill-Spector, K. Nonlinear spatiotemporal suppression by population receptive fields of human visual cortex. (Talk) The 22th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. St. Pete Beach, FL, USA.

Kim, I. Kupers, E.R., Lerma-Usabiaga, G., Shim, W., Grill-Spector, K. (Poster) A novel approach for estimating spatiotemporal population receptive fields of human visual cortex. The 22th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. St. Pete Beach, FL, USA.

2021

Kupers, E.R., Kim, I., Grill-Spector, K. A spatiotemporal pRF model of sensory suppression in human visual cortex. The 50th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience meeting. Virtual due to COVID-19.

Kim, I. Kupers, E.R., Lerma-Usabiaga, G., Shim, W., Grill-Spector, K. A spatiotemporal population receptive field modelof human visual cortex. The 50th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience meeting. Virtual due to COVID-19.

2020

Kupers, E.R., Benson, N.C., Carrasco, M., Winawer. J. (Poster) Asymmetries around the visual field from retina to cortex. The 20th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. Virtual due to COVID-19.

Benson, N.C., Kupers, E.R., Carrasco, M., Winawer. J. (Talk) Asymmetries around the visual field in human visual cortex. The 20th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. Virtual due to COVID-19.

2019

Kupers, E.R., Benson, N.C., Winawer, J. (Poster) A model-based approach linking MEG signals to neural synchrony in early visual cortex. The Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM). Rome, Italy.

Edadan, A.*, Kupers, E.R.*, Benson, N.C., Zuiderbaan, W., Dumoulin, S., Winawer, J. (Poster) Extending pRF models from fMRI to MEG: A stimulus-referred forward model to predict MEG measurements. The Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM). Rome, Italy.

Kupers, E.R., Benson, N.C., Winawer, J. (Talk) A model-based approach to link MEG responses to neuronal synchrony in visual cortex. The 19th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA.

2018

De Hollander, G.*, Kupers, E.R.*, Brascamp, J.W., Knapen, T.H.J. (Poster) A biphasic temporal pattern in pupil size around perceptual switches in binocular rivalry. Conference on Cognitive Computational Neuroscience (CCN). Philadelphia, PA, USA.

Kupers, E.R., Carrasco, M., Winawer, J. (Poster) Towards a computational observer model of perceptual performance fields. The 18th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA.

2017

Kupers, E.R., Mackey, W.E., Curtis, C.E., Winawer, J. (Poster) The topographical relationship between visual field maps in association cortex and brain areas involved in non-visual cognition. The 17th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA.

2016

Kupers, E.R., Brascamp, J., Knapen, T.H.J. (Poster) Spatiotemporal BOLD correlates of switches in bistable perception. The 16th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA.

2015

Kupers, E.R., Wang, H.X., Kay, K.N., Heeger, D.J., Winawer, J. (Talk) Broadband spectral responses in visual cortex revealed by a new MEG denoising algorithm. The 15th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society. St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA.

Winawer, J., Kupers, E.R., Chua, N., Hermes, D., Amano. K. (Poster). Stimulus selectivity of gamma oscillations in human visual cortex measured with magnetoencephalography. The 45th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Invited Talks

Kupers, E.R. (Oct 2023). Compressive spatiotemporal summation predicts simultaneous suppression in human extrastriate visual cortex. Perception & Cognition Seminar. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, USA.

Kupers, E.R. (Nov 2022). Compressive spatiotemporal summation predicts simultaneous suppression in human extrastriate visual cortex. Stanford "Frisem" (Friday Seminar). Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

Kupers, E.R. (April 2022). Nonlinear spatiotemporal suppression by population receptive fields in human visual cortex. Stanford Vision Brunch Seminar. Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

Kupers, E.R. (March 2021). A visual encoding model of MEG responses. Oxford Oscillations Meeting. University of Oxford, UK. (Virtual due to COVID-19).

Kupers, E.R. & Benson, N. (Nov 2018). Forward models and neural synchrony in MEG. NYU MEG Users Seminar. New York University, New York, USA.

Kupers, E.R. (Jan 2017). Broadband spectral responses in visual cortex revealed by a new MEG denoising algorithm. MEG Data Analysis Group meeting. New York University Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Kupers, E.R. & Winawer, J. (Oct 2016). GLMdenoise: a fast, automated
 technique for denoising
 task-based fMRI and MEG data. Center for Brain Imaging Seminar. New York University, New York, USA.

Kupers, E.R. (Jan 2016). Broadband spectral responses in visual cortex revealed by a new MEG denoising algorithm. Ramsey labmeeting. UMC Utrecht, Utrecht, NL.