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Anne Treisman (1285)

Experimental psychology
1935, Wakefield, England
Short Biography
Anne Marie Treisman (born 27 February 1935 in Wakefield, Yorkshire) is a psychologist currently at Princeton University's Department of Psychology. She researches visual attention, object perception, and memory. One of her most influential ideas is the ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
  • BA University College Cambridge, Modern Languages
  • BA University College Cambridge, Psychology, 1961
  • DPh University of Oxford
Appointments & Honors
  • Professor, Department of Psychology, University of California at Berkeley
  • Spearman Medal, BPS Medical Research Council
  • Psycholinguistics Research Unit Psychology Department, Bell Telephone Laboratories Lecturer and Fellow, St Anne's College, Oxford University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Fellow, Royal Society, London, 1989
  • Howard Crosby Warren Medal, Society for Experimental Psychologists, 1990
Principal Publications
  • 1960 Contextual cues in selective listening. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 12, 242-8.
  • 1964 Selective attention in man. British Medical Bulletin, 20, 12-16.
  • 1967 Selective attention: Perception or response. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 19, 1-17 (with G. Geffen).
  • 1969 Strategies and models of selective attention. Psychological Review, 76, 282-99.
  • 1973 Divided attention to ear and eye. In S. Kornblum (ed.), Attention and Performance IV. Academic Press (with A. Davies).
  • 1975 Brief visual storage of shape and movement. In P. M.A. Rabbitt and S. Dornic (eds), Attention and Performance V. Academic Press (with R. Russell and J. Green).
  • 1980 A feature integration theory of attention. Cognitive Psychology, 12, 97-136 (with G. Gelade).
  • 1982 Illusory conjunctions in the perception of objects. Cognitive Psychology, 14, 107-41 (with H. Schmidt).
  • 1982 Perceptual grouping and attention in visual search for features and for objects. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 8, 194-214.
  • 1984 Emergent features, attention and object perception. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 10, 12-21 (with R. Paterson).
  • 1985 Preattentive processing in vision. Computer Vision, Graphics and Image Processing, 31, 156-177. (ReprintedinZ. Pylyshyn (ed.), Computational Processes in Human Vision: An Interdisciplinary Perspective, Ablex.)
  • 1986 Properties, parts and objects. In K. Boff, L. Kaufman and J. Thomas (eds), Handbook of Perception and Human Performance, vol. 2. Wiley.
  • 1988 Features and objects: The fourteenth Bartlett Memorial Lecture. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 40, 201-37.
  • 1988 Feature analysis in early vision: Evidence from search asymmetries. Psychological Review, 95, 15-48 (with S. Gormican).
  • 1990 Form perception and attention: Striate cortex and beyond. In L. Spillman and J. Werner (eds), Visual Perception: The Neurophysiological Foundations. Academic Press (with P. Cavanagh, B. Fisher, V. Ramachandran and R. Van der Heydt).
  • 1990 Implicit and explicit memory for visual patterns. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 16, 127-37 (with G. Musen).
  • 1990 Conjunction search revisited. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 16, 459-78.