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Pratte, M.S. (in press). Iconic Memories Die a Sudden Death. Psychological Science.


Pratte, M.S., Park, Y.P., Rademaker, R.L. & Tong, F. (2017). Accounting for stimulus-specific variation in precision reveals a discrete capacity limit in visual working memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 43, 6-17. PDF

Pratte, M.S. & Tong, F. (2017). Integrating Theoretical Models with Functional Neuroimaging. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 76, 80-93. PDF


Pratte, M.S., Sy, J.L., Swisher, J.D. & Tong, F. (2016). Radial bias is not necessary for orientation decoding. NeuroImage, 127, 23-33. PDF


van Bergen, R.S., Ma, W.J., Pratte, M.S. & Jehee, J.F.M. (2015). Sensory uncertainty decoded from visual cortex predicts behavior. Nature Neuroscience. PDF Supplement

Ling, S., Pratte, M.S. & Tong, F. (2015). Attention Alters Orientation Processing in the Human LGN. Nature Neuroscience, 18, 496-498. PDF

Rouder, J. N., Morey, R. D., & Pratte, M. S. (in press). Hierarchical Bayesian Models. In W. H. Batchelder, H. Colonius, E. Dzhafarov, and J. I. Myung, (Eds.), The new handbook of mathematical psychology, Volume 1: Measurement and methodology. London: Cambridge University Press. PDF


E.S. Lorenc, Pratte, M.S., Angeloni & Tong, F. (2014). Expertise For Upright Faces Improves The Precision But Not The Capacity Of Visual Working Memory. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, 76, 1975-1984. PDF

Pratte, M.S. & Tong (2014). Spatial Specificity of Working Memory Representations In The Early Visual Cortex. Journal of Vision, 14, 1-12. PDF


Pratte, M.S., Ling, S., Swisher, J.D. & Tong, F. (2013). How Attention Extracts Objects From Noise. Journal of Neuropyhsiology, 110, 1346–1356. PDF


Pratte, M.S. & Rouder, J.N. (2012). Assessing The Dissociability Of Recollection And Familiarity In Recognition Memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 38, 1591–1607. PDF

Tong, F. & Pratte, M.S. (2012). Decoding Patterns Of Human Brain Activity. Annual Review of Psychology, 63, 483–509. PDF


Pratte, M.S. & Rouder, J.N. (2011). Hierarchical Single- And Dual-Process Models Of Recognition Memory. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 55, 36–46. PDF

Morey, R.D., Rouder, J.N., Pratte, M.S., & Speckman, P.L. (2011). Using MCMC Chain
Outputs To Efficiently Estimate Bayes Factors
. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 55, 368–378. PDF

Thiele, J., Pratte, M.S., Rouder, J.N. (2011).On Perfect Working-Memory Performance With Large Numbers Of Items. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 18, 958–963. PDF


Pratte, M.S., Rouder, J.N., & Morey, R.D. (2010).Separating mnemonic process from participant and item effects in the assessment of ROC asymmetries. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 36, 224–232. PDF

Pratte, M.S., Rouder, J.N., Morey, R.D., & Feng, C. (2010). Exploring the differences in distributional properties between Stroop and Simon effects using delta plots. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 72, 2013–2025. PDF

Rouder, J.N., Yue, Y., Speckman, P.L., Pratte, M.S., & Province, J.M. (2010). Gradual growth vs. shape invariance in perceptual decision making. Psychological Review, 117, 1267–1274. PDF

Rouder, J.N., Pratte, M.S., & Morey, R.D. (2010). Latent mnemonic strengths are latent: A comment on Mickes, Wixted, and Wais (2007). Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 17, 427 – 435. PDF

Rouder, J.N., Speckman, P.L., Steinley, D., Pratte, M.S., & Morey, R.D. (2009). A bootstrap test of shape invariance across distributions. Current methodological developments of statistics in the social sciences, 159–174. (Wiley, New York). PDF


Pratte, M.S. & Rouder, J.N. (2009). A task-difficulty artifact in subliminal priming. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 71, 1276-1283. PDF


Morey, R.D., Pratte, M.S., & Rouder, J.N. (2008). Problematic effects of aggregation in zROC analysis and a hierarchical modeling solution. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 52, 376-388. PDF

Rouder, J.N., Morey, R.D., Cowan, N., Zwilling, C.E., Morey, C.C., & Pratte, M.S. (2008). An assessment of fixed-capacity models of visual working memory. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 105, 5975-5979. PDF

Speckman, P., Rouder, J.N., Morey, R.M., & Pratte, M.S. (2008). Delta plots and coherent distribution ordering. American Statistician, 62, 262-266. PDF


Rouder, J.N., Morey, R.D., Speckman, P., & Pratte, M.S. (2007). Detecting chance: A solution to the null sensitivity problem in subliminal priming. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 14, 597 - 605. PDF

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