Kourosh Saberi

Professor
School of Social Sciences

PH.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1993

Fax: (949) 824-2307
Email: saberi@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
SBSG 2332
Mail Code: 5100
Irvine, CA 92697


Research
Interests
Cortical neuroscience, Computational neuroscience, Music and Hearing, Behavioral genetics
   
Appointments Research Fellow (1995-1997): Department of Electrical Engineering &
Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Senior Research Fellow (1997-1999): Division of Biology, Caltech
   
Publications Hsieh IH, Saberi K (2016). Imperfect pitch: Gabor's uncertainty principle and the pitch of extremely brief sounds. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. 23(1):163-71.
   
  Meng JA, Saberi K, Hsieh IH (2016). Velocity selective networks in human auditory cortex reveal two functionally distinct auditory motion systems. PLoS One. 11(6):e0157131
   
  Venezia JH, Vaden KI Jr, Rong F, Maddox D, Saberi K, Hickok G. (2017). Auditory, visual, and audiovisual processing streams in superior temporal sulcus. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (in press).
   
  Petrosyan, A., Gonçalves, O. F., Hsieh, I., Phillips, J. P., and Saberi, K. (2013). Enhanced optomotor efficiency by expression of the human gene superoxide dismutase primarily in Drosophila motorneurons, Journal of Neurogenetics, 27, 59-67.
   
  Barton, B., Venezia, J. H., Saberi, K., Hickok, G., and Brewer, A. (2012). Orthogonal acoustic dimensions define auditory field maps in human cortex. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109, 20738-20743.
   
  Petrosyan, A., Goncalves, O. F., Hsieh, I., and Saberi, K. (2013). Improved functional abilities of the life-extended Drosophila mutant Methuselah are reversed at old age to below control levels. Age (DOI
10.1007/s11357-013-9568-1).
   
  Hickok, G. and Saberi, K. (2012). Redefining the Functional Organization of the Planum Temporale Region: Space, Objects, and Sensory-Motor Integration. Human Auditory Cortex (Springer Handbook of Auditory Research), pp. 333-350.
   
  Rogalsky, C., Rong, F., Saberi, K., and Hickok, G. (2011). Functional anatomy of language and music perception: Temporal and structural factors investigated using fMRI. Journal of Neuroscience, 31, 3843-3852.
   
  Okada, K., Rong, F., Venezia, J., Matchin, W., Hsieh, I., Saberi, K., Serences, J., and Hickok, G. (2010). Hierarchical organization of human auditory cortex: evidence from acoustic invariance in the response to intelligible speech. Cerebral Cortex, 20, 2486-2495.
   
  Petrosyan, A., Hsieh, I., and Saberi, K. (2007). Age-dependent stability of sensorimotor functions in the life-extended Drosophila mutant methuselah. Behavior Genetics, 37, 585-594
   
  Saberi, K., and Petrosyan, A. (2004). A detection-theoretic model of echo inhibition. Psychological Review, 111, 52-66.
   
  Saberi, K. and Perrott, D. R. (1999). Cognitive restoration of reversed speech. Nature, 398, 760.
   
  Saberi, K. and Hafter, E. R. (1995). A common neural code for frequency- and amplitude-modulated sounds. Nature, 374, 537-539.
   
  Saberi, K., Takahashi, Y., Farahbod, H., and Konishi, M. (1999). Neural bases of an auditory illusion and its elimination in owls. Nature Neuroscience, 2, 656-659.
   
  Saberi, K., Farahbod, H., and Konishi, M. (1998). How do owls localize interaurally phase ambiguous signals? Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 95, 6465-6468.
   
Grants National Science Foundation: Dimensions of Organization in Human Auditory Cortex
   
National Institutes of Health: Integrative Functions of the Planum Temporale
   
Research Centers Center for Cognitive Neuroscience
   
Center for Hearing Research
   
   
Link to this profile http://www.faculty.uci.edu/profile.cfm?faculty_id=4497
   
Last updated 06/20/2017