Fifteenth Annual Summer Interdisciplinary Conference


ASIC 2016 Schedule: Talk Order Each Day Determined by the Chair.
Total Time for Talk, Questions, Setup, Interruptions: 25 minutes.
Food and Drink will be available about 20 minutes prior to each session start, at the conference venue, behind Hotel Oswald (cross the bridge over the creek).

Sunday, July 3, 4:00pm
Oberauer, ChairDoes rehearsal help immediate serial recall?
WalasekIncome inequality and positional consumption online
SanbornPeople are normative some of the time: Mixing combination rules
RegenwetterThe construct-behavior gap in behavioral decision research
HuberEpisodic memory and spatial navigation in the MTL
SperlingAttention filters for features. New results
AndersMerging regression with sequential sampling models
CowellComputational model of perceptual deficits in MTL amnesia
FranconeriVisual exploration and communication of patterns in data

Monday, July 4, 4:00pm
Dunn, ChairTesting models of reasoning with signed difference analysis
van RavenzwaaijThe EZ Diffusion Model: A powerful test of empirical effects
FrenchA new fading-Gaussian activation-based model of interval-timing
LandySystematic structure in ignorance and political misinformation
GoreaConfidence levels during perception are discrete not continuous
GuestWhat the success of brain imaging implies about the neural code
HalpernConstrained optimization: Modeling selection in categorization
HoldenIntentional control of cognitive dynamics
Holmes New approach for modeling decisions about changing information

Tuesday, July 5, 4:00pm
Donkin, ChairExploring Bayesian decision rules in visual working memory
ZieglerModeling and predicting individual dyslexia patterns
McNamaraIndividual differences in cue combination during navigation
LewandowskyQuantitative constraints on intergenerational social discount rate
MalmbergToward a model of the problem of autobiographical memory
MatzkeAvoid shortcuts in modeling hierarchical data
MelcherTemporal windows and perceptual cycles organize vision
StoianovThe perceptual code in reading: explaining spatial variance
TalmiModeling the list composition effect on emotional memory

Wednesday, July 6, 4:00pm
Love, ChairCoherency maximizing exploration in the supermarket
ShiffrinLearning during short-term scanning
MuscaDoes word frequency explain free recall?
BrownA rank-based approach to preferences and judgments
PalmeriModeling Perceptual Expertise
KouiderConsciousness and predictive coding in the infant brain
PauliOf cognitive models in ancient, subcortical brain structures
PecherGrasp compatibility effects
RehderBeyond Markov: The Beta-Q model of causal reasoning

Thursday, July 7, 4:00pm
Sloutsky, ChairThe development of categorization
BhatiaModeling associative judgments with vector space semantics
TruebloodWhen are causal representations quantum versus classical?
ChengCausal invariance aspiration shapes our causal representations
McLaughlinModeling feedback response to in verbal rule-based categorization
MullettAttention and behavioral phenomena in choice models
Simen, PatrickRobust time scale invariance in timing and perceptual decisions
SpeekenbrinkExploration and exploitation in contextual multi-armed bandits
SteilScaling exploratory robot learning from motor to social learning

Friday, July 8, 4:00pm
Yearsley, ChairQuantum and classical models of causal political judgments
JonesLogical incoherence of game-theoretic rationality
PezzuloMulti-attribute choices: inter-temporal and effort-based decisions
RamscarNeuropsychological tests exaggerate "healthy cognitive decline."
AverbeckMarkov decision processes and exploration-exploitation
TestolinLetter perception emerges using deep neural networks
TrcekAttributing ‘trust’ to specific parts of the nervous system
UsherSelective-integration: accounting for decoy effects
ZorziAttention and spatial processing in normal and damaged brains