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Stecker, G. C. and Brown, A. D. (2012). Onset and offset-specific effects in interaural level difference discrimination. J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 132:1573-1580.

Brown, A. D., Kuznetsova, M. S., Spain, W. J., and Stecker, G. C. (2012). Frequency-dependent, location-independent adaptation of interaural time difference sensitivity. Hear. Res. 291:52-56.

Brown, A. D. and Stecker, G. C. (2011). Temporal weighting of interaural time and level differences. II. The effects of binaurally synchronous temporal jitter. J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 129(1):293-300.

Woods, D. L., Herron, T. J., Cate, A. D., Yund, E. W., Stecker, G. C., Rinne, T. and Kang, X. (2010). Functional properties of human auditory cortical fields. Front. Sys. Neurosci. 4:155. PMC3001989.

Stecker, G. C. (2010). Trading of interaural time and level differences in high-rate narrowband click trains. Hearing Research, doi:10.1016/j.heares.2010.06.002. NIHMSID # 214944.

Brown, A. D. and Stecker, G. C. (2010). Temporal weighting of interaural time and level differences in high-rate click trains. J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 128(1):283-292.

Stecker, G. C. and Brown, A. D. (2010). Temporal weighting of binaural cues revealed by detection of dynamic interaural differences in high-rate Gabor click trains. J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 127(5):3092-3103. PMCID: PMC2882667. Download PDF.

Davies-Venn, E., Souza, P., Stecker, G. C., and Brennan, M. (2009). Effects of audibility and multichannel wide dynamic range compression on consonant recognition for listeners with severe hearing loss. Ear and Hearing 30(5):494-504.

Billings, C. J., Tremblay, K. L., Stecker, G. C., and Tolin, W. M. (2009). Sensitivity of Human evoked cortical activity to signal-to-noise ratio rather than absolute signal level. Hearing Research 254(1-2):15-24.

Stecker, G. C., and Hafter, E. R. (2009). A recency effect in sound localization? J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 125(6):3914-24. Download PDF

Woods, D. L., Stecker, G. C., Rinne, T., Herron, T. J., Cate, A.D., Yund. E. W., Liao, I., and Kang, X. J., (2009). Functional maps of human auditory cortex: effects of acoustic features and attention. PloS One 4:e5183  doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0005183.  Download PDF

Cate, A.D., Herron, T. J., Yund. E. W., Stecker, G. C., Rinne, T., Kang, X. J., Petkov, C.I., Disbrow, E. A. and Woods, D. L. (2009). Auditory attention activates peripheral visual cortex. PLoS ONE 4(2): e4645. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0004645 Download PDF

Harrington, I. A., Stecker, G. C., Macpherson, E. A., and Middlebrooks, J. C. (2008).  Spatial sensitivity of neurons in the anterior, posterior, and primary of cat auditory cortex. Hearing Research. 240(1-2):22-41. doi:10.1016/j.heares.2008.02.004 Download PDF

Malhotra, S., Stecker, G. C., Middlebrooks, J. C., and Lomber, S. G. (2008). Sound localization deficits during reversible deactivation of primary auditory cortex and/or the dorsal zone. J. Neurophysiology. 99(4):1628-42. doi:10.1152/jn.01228.2007 Download PDF

Middlebrooks, J. C., Harrington, I. A., Macpherson, E. A., and Stecker, G. C. (2007) Sound localization and the auditory cortex. In Dallos, P., Oertel, D., and Hoy, R. (eds.) The Senses: A Comprehensive Reference. Volume 3: Audition. London: Elsevier

Rinne, T., Stecker, G. C., Kang, X. J., Yund, E. W., Herron, T. J., and Woods, D. L. (2007). Attention modulates sound processing in human auditory cortex but not the inferior colliculus. Neuroreport 18:1311-1314 Download PDF

Stecker, GC, Bowman, GA, Yund, EW, Herron, TJ, Roup, CJ, and Woods, DL (2006) Perceptual Training Improves Syllable Identification in New and Experienced Hearing-Aid Users. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development 43(4):537-552. Download PDF

Stecker, GC, Harrington, IA, Macpherson, EA, and Middlebrooks, JC (2005). Spatial sensitivity in the dorsal zone (area DZ) of cat auditory cortex. J Neurophysiology 94:1267-80. doi:10.1152/jn.00104.2005 Download PDF

Stecker, GC (2005). Rate-limited, but accurate, central processing of interaural time differences in modulated high-frequency sounds: Focus on "Neural Sensitivity to Interaural Envelope Delays in the Inferior Colliculus of the Guinea Pig". J Neurophysiology 93:3048-9. Download PDF

Middlebrooks, JC, Furukawa, S, Stecker, GC, and Mickey, BJ (2005). "Distributed representation of sound-source location in the auditory cortex." In: Konig, Heil, Budinger, and Scheich (eds.) Auditory cortex: a synthesis of human and animal research. Mahwah NJ: Erlbaum Download PDF

Stecker, GC, Harrington, IA, and Middlebrooks, JC (2005). Location coding by opponent neural populations in the auditory cortex. PLoS Biology 3:e78 (0520-0528). doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0030078 Download PDF

Stecker, GC (2004). Parallel Emergence of Spatial Tuning and Echo Suppression in the Auditory Midbrain? Focus on "A Neuronal Correlate of the Precedence Effect Is Associated With Spatial Selectivity in the Barn Owl's Auditory Midbrain". J Neurophysiology 92:1965-6. Download PDF

Stecker, GC and Middlebrooks, JC (2003). Distributed coding of sound locations in the auditory cortex. Biological Cybernetics 89:341-349. doi:.1007/s00422-003-0439-1 Download PDF

Stecker, GC, Mickey, BJ, Macpherson, EA, and Middlebrooks, JC (2003). Spatial sensitivity in field PAF of cat auditory cortex. J Neurophysiology 89:2889-2903. doi:10.1152/jn.00980.2002 Download PDF

Stecker, GC and Hafter, ER (2002). Temporal weighting in sound localization. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 112:1046-1057. doi:10.1121/1.1497366 Download PDF

Hafter, ER, Valenzuela, MN, Stecker, GC, and Crum, P. C (2001). Informational dominance in the auditory scene. In: Breebaart, Houtsma, Kohlrausch, Prijs, and Schoonhoven (eds.) Physiological and psychophysical bases of auditory function. Maastricht NL: Shaker

Stecker, GC and Hafter, ER (2000). An effect of temporal asymmetry on loudness. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 107:3358-3368. doi:10.1121/1.429407 Download PDF