Josh H. McDermott - Publications

Affiliations: 
2013- Brain and Cognitive Sciences Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States 
Area:
Auditory Perception, Music Perception, Computational Audition, Auditory Scene Analysis, Natural Sound Statistics
Website:
http://mcdermottlab.mit.edu/

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Year Citation  Score
2022 Norman-Haignere SV, Feather J, Boebinger D, Brunner P, Ritaccio A, McDermott JH, Schalk G, Kanwisher N. A neural population selective for song in human auditory cortex. Current Biology : Cb. 32: 1454-1455. PMID 35349804 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2022.03.016  0.79
2022 Norman-Haignere SV, Feather J, Boebinger D, Brunner P, Ritaccio A, McDermott JH, Schalk G, Kanwisher N. A neural population selective for song in human auditory cortex. Current Biology : Cb. PMID 35196507 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2022.01.069  0.819
2022 McPherson MJ, Grace RC, McDermott JH. Harmonicity aids hearing in noise. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics. PMID 35102502 DOI: 10.3758/s13414-021-02376-0  0.64
2021 Saddler MR, Gonzalez R, McDermott JH. Deep neural network models reveal interplay of peripheral coding and stimulus statistics in pitch perception. Nature Communications. 12: 7278. PMID 34907158 DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-27366-6  0.303
2021 Traer J, Norman-Haignere SV, McDermott JH. Causal inference in environmental sound recognition. Cognition. 214: 104627. PMID 34044231 DOI: 10.1016/j.cognition.2021.104627  0.783
2021 Boebinger D, Norman-Haignere S, McDermott JH, Kanwisher N. Music-selective neural populations arise without musical training. Journal of Neurophysiology. PMID 33596723 DOI: 10.1152/jn.00588.2020  0.796
2020 McPherson MJ, McDermott JH. Time-dependent discrimination advantages for harmonic sounds suggest efficient coding for memory. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. PMID 33262275 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2008956117  0.667
2020 McPherson MJ, Dolan SE, Durango A, Ossandon T, Valdés J, Undurraga EA, Jacoby N, Godoy RA, McDermott JH. Perceptual fusion of musical notes by native Amazonians suggests universal representations of musical intervals. Nature Communications. 11: 2786. PMID 32493923 DOI: 10.1038/S41467-020-16448-6  0.719
2019 McWalter R, McDermott JH. Illusory sound texture reveals multi-second statistical completion in auditory scene analysis. Nature Communications. 10: 5096. PMID 31704913 DOI: 10.1038/S41467-019-12893-0  0.827
2019 Jacoby N, Undurraga EA, McPherson MJ, Valdés J, Ossandón T, McDermott JH. Universal and Non-universal Features of Musical Pitch Perception Revealed by Singing. Current Biology : Cb. PMID 31543451 DOI: 10.1016/J.Cub.2019.08.020  0.667
2019 Weiss MW, Cirelli LK, McDermott JH, Trehub SE. Development of consonance preferences in Western listeners. Journal of Experimental Psychology. General. PMID 31512903 DOI: 10.1037/xge0000680  0.414
2019 Norman-Haignere SV, Kanwisher N, McDermott JH, Conway BR. Divergence in the functional organization of human and macaque auditory cortex revealed by fMRI responses to harmonic tones. Nature Neuroscience. PMID 31182868 DOI: 10.1038/S41593-019-0410-7  0.827
2019 Walker KMM, Gonzalez R, Kang JZ, McDermott JH, King AJ. Across-species differences in pitch perception are consistent with differences in cochlear filtering. Elife. 8. PMID 30874501 DOI: 10.7554/Elife.41626  0.472
2019 McPherson MJ, Dolan SE, Ossandon T, Valdes J, Undurraga EA, Jacoby N, Godoy R, McDermott J. Perceptual fusion of musical notes suggests universal representations of dissonance despite culture-dependent aesthetic associations The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 145: 1784-1784. DOI: 10.1121/1.5101526  0.673
2019 McPherson MJ, McDermott J. Harmonicity aids detection of speech and other sounds in noise The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 145: 1721-1721. DOI: 10.1121/1.5101318  0.678
2018 Norman-Haignere SV, McDermott JH. Neural responses to natural and model-matched stimuli reveal distinct computations in primary and nonprimary auditory cortex. Plos Biology. 16: e2005127. PMID 30507943 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pbio.2005127  0.789
2018 McPherson MJ, McDermott JH. Diversity in pitch perception revealed by task dependence. Nature Human Behaviour. 2: 52-66. PMID 30221202 DOI: 10.1038/S41562-017-0261-8  0.684
2018 Popham S, Boebinger D, Ellis DPW, Kawahara H, McDermott JH. Inharmonic speech reveals the role of harmonicity in the cocktail party problem. Nature Communications. 9: 2122. PMID 29844313 DOI: 10.1038/S41467-018-04551-8  0.785
2018 Kell AJE, Yamins DLK, Shook EN, Norman-Haignere SV, McDermott JH. A Task-Optimized Neural Network Replicates Human Auditory Behavior, Predicts Brain Responses, and Reveals a Cortical Processing Hierarchy. Neuron. PMID 29681533 DOI: 10.1016/J.Neuron.2018.03.044  0.783
2018 McWalter R, McDermott JH. Adaptive and Selective Time Averaging of Auditory Scenes. Current Biology : Cb. PMID 29681472 DOI: 10.1016/J.Cub.2018.03.049  0.807
2018 Traer J, McDermott J. Human recognition of environmental sounds is not always robust to reverberation The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 143: 1816-1816. DOI: 10.1121/1.5035960  0.511
2018 Traer J, McDermott J. Human inference of force from impact sounds: Perceptual evidence for inverse physics The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 143: 1750-1750. DOI: 10.1121/1.5035721  0.335
2018 McPherson MJ, McDermott J. The function of F0-based pitch The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 143: 1748-1748. DOI: 10.1121/1.5035711  0.672
2018 McPherson MJ, McDermott J. Multiple mechanisms in pitch perception revealed by individual differences The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 143: 1748-1748. DOI: 10.1121/1.5035710  0.65
2018 Owens A, Wu J, McDermott JH, Freeman WT, Torralba A. Learning Sight from Sound: Ambient Sound Provides Supervision for Visual Learning International Journal of Computer Vision. 126: 1120-1137. DOI: 10.1007/S11263-018-1083-5  0.594
2017 Jacoby N, McDermott JH. Integer Ratio Priors on Musical Rhythm Revealed Cross-culturally by Iterated Reproduction. Current Biology : Cb. PMID 28065607 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2016.12.031  0.387
2017 McWalter R, McDermott J. A multi-second adaptive integration process underlies sound texture perception The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 141: 3903-3903. DOI: 10.1121/1.4988789  0.816
2017 Traer J, McDermott J. Investigating audition with a generative model of impact sounds The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 141: 3901-3901. DOI: 10.1121/1.4988777  0.424
2017 Cusimano M, Traer J, McDermott J. Auditory perception of object properties as inverse acoustics The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 141: 3898-3898. DOI: 10.1121/1.4988762  0.439
2017 Gonzalez R, McDermott J. Pitch-trained neural networks replicate properties of human pitch perception The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 141: 3818-3818. DOI: 10.1121/1.4988458  0.476
2017 McPherson MJ, McDermott J. Multiple pitch mechanisms revealed by effects of inharmonicity on pitch perception The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 141: 3817-3817. DOI: 10.1121/1.4988450  0.677
2017 Traer J, McDermott J. A library of real-world reverberation and a toolbox for its analysis and measurement The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 141: 3631-3632. DOI: 10.1121/1.4987815  0.405
2016 Traer J, McDermott JH. Statistics of natural reverberation enable perceptual separation of sound and space. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. PMID 27834730 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1612524113  0.386
2016 McDermott JH, Schultz AF, Undurraga EA, Godoy RA. Indifference to dissonance in native Amazonians reveals cultural variation in music perception. Nature. PMID 27409816 DOI: 10.1038/nature18635  0.409
2016 Norman-Haignere SV, Albouy P, Caclin A, McDermott JH, Kanwisher NG, Tillmann B. Pitch-Responsive Cortical Regions in Congenital Amusia. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 36: 2986-94. PMID 26961952 DOI: 10.1523/Jneurosci.2705-15.2016  0.815
2016 Norman-Haignere S, McDermott JH. Distortion products in auditory fMRI research: Measurements and solutions. Neuroimage. PMID 26827809 DOI: 10.1016/J.Neuroimage.2016.01.050  0.806
2016 Traer J, McDermott JH. The perception of reverberation is constrained by environmental statistics The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 139: 2210-2210. DOI: 10.1121/1.4950603  0.378
2016 Norman-Haignere SV, McDermott JH. Sound recognition depends on real-world sound level The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 139: 2156-2156. DOI: 10.1121/1.4950385  0.807
2016 McDermott J, Popham S, Boebinger D. The role of harmonic spectral structure in the cocktail party problem The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 139: 2017-2017. DOI: 10.1121/1.4949945  0.787
2016 Owens A, Wu J, McDermott JH, Freeman WT, Torralba A. Ambient sound provides supervision for visual learning Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Including Subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). 9905: 801-816. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-46448-0_48  0.549
2015 Norman-Haignere S, Kanwisher NG, McDermott JH. Distinct Cortical Pathways for Music and Speech Revealed by Hypothesis-Free Voxel Decomposition. Neuron. 88: 1281-96. PMID 26687225 DOI: 10.1016/J.Neuron.2015.11.035  0.843
2015 Masutomi K, Barascud N, Kashino M, McDermott JH, Chait M. Sound Segregation via Embedded Repetition Is Robust to Inattention. Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception and Performance. PMID 26480248 DOI: 10.1037/Xhp0000147  0.386
2015 Kell A, Yamins D, Norman-Haignere S, Seibert D, Hong H, DiCarlo J, McDermott J. Computational similarities between visual and auditory cortex studied with convolutional neural networks, fMRI, and electrophysiology. Journal of Vision. 15: 1093. PMID 26326781 DOI: 10.1167/15.12.1093  0.777
2015 Woods KJ, McDermott JH. Attentive Tracking of Sound Sources. Current Biology : Cb. 25: 2238-46. PMID 26279234 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2015.07.043  0.452
2015 Overath T, McDermott JH, Zarate JM, Poeppel D. The cortical analysis of speech-specific temporal structure revealed by responses to sound quilts. Nature Neuroscience. 18: 903-11. PMID 25984889 DOI: 10.1038/Nn.4021  0.539
2013 Norman-Haignere S, Kanwisher N, McDermott JH. Cortical pitch regions in humans respond primarily to resolved harmonics and are located in specific tonotopic regions of anterior auditory cortex. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 33: 19451-69. PMID 24336712 DOI: 10.1523/Jneurosci.2880-13.2013  0.833
2013 Zaidi Q, Victor J, McDermott J, Geffen M, Bensmaia S, Cleland TA. Perceptual spaces: mathematical structures to neural mechanisms. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 33: 17597-602. PMID 24198350 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3343-13.2013  0.415
2013 McDermott JH, Schemitsch M, Simoncelli EP. Summary statistics in auditory perception. Nature Neuroscience. 16: 493-8. PMID 23434915 DOI: 10.1038/nn.3347  0.79
2012 Cousineau M, McDermott JH, Peretz I. The basis of musical consonance as revealed by congenital amusia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109: 19858-63. PMID 23150582 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1207989109  0.542
2012 Fedorenko E, McDermott JH, Norman-Haignere S, Kanwisher N. Sensitivity to musical structure in the human brain. Journal of Neurophysiology. 108: 3289-300. PMID 23019005 DOI: 10.1152/Jn.00209.2012  0.795
2012 Schwartz A, McDermott JH, Shinn-Cunningham B. Spatial cues alone produce inaccurate sound segregation: the effect of interaural time differences. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 132: 357-68. PMID 22779483 DOI: 10.1121/1.4718637  0.427
2012 McDermott JH. Auditory Preferences and Aesthetics: Music, Voices, and Everyday Sounds Neuroscience of Preference and Choice. 227-256. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-381431-9.00020-6  0.435
2011 McDermott JH, Simoncelli EP. Sound texture perception via statistics of the auditory periphery: evidence from sound synthesis. Neuron. 71: 926-40. PMID 21903084 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuron.2011.06.032  0.789
2011 McDermott JH, Wrobleski D, Oxenham AJ. Recovering sound sources from embedded repetition. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108: 1188-93. PMID 21199948 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1004765108  0.661
2010 McDermott JH, Keebler MV, Micheyl C, Oxenham AJ. Musical intervals and relative pitch: frequency resolution, not interval resolution, is special. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 128: 1943-51. PMID 20968366 DOI: 10.1121/1.3478785  0.651
2010 McDermott JH, Lehr AJ, Oxenham AJ. Individual differences reveal the basis of consonance. Current Biology : Cb. 20: 1035-41. PMID 20493704 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2010.04.019  0.658
2009 Micheyl C, McDermott JH, Oxenham AJ. Sensory noise explains auditory frequency discrimination learning induced by training with identical stimuli. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics. 71: 5-7. PMID 19304592 DOI: 10.3758/App.71.1.5  0.6
2009 McDermott JH, Lehr AJ, Oxenham AJ. Exploring the acoustic basis of consonance using individual differences. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 125: 2523-2523. DOI: 10.1121/1.4783492  0.583
2009 McDermott JH, Keebler MV, Oxenham AJ. Are there specialized mechanisms for pitch interval perception? The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 125: 2523-2523. DOI: 10.1121/1.4783491  0.59
2009 McDermott JH, Oxenham AJ, Simoncelli EP. Sound texture synthesis via filter statistics Ieee Workshop On Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics. DOI: 10.1109/ASPAA.2009.5346467  0.719
2008 McDermott JH, Lehr AJ, Oxenham AJ. Is relative pitch specific to pitch? Psychological Science. 19: 1263-71. PMID 19121136 DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9280.2008.02235.x  0.665
2008 McDermott JH, Oxenham AJ. Music perception, pitch, and the auditory system. Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 18: 452-63. PMID 18824100 DOI: 10.1016/j.conb.2008.09.005  0.668
2008 McDermott J. The evolution of music. Nature. 453: 287-8. PMID 18480798 DOI: 10.1038/453287a  0.427
2008 McDermott JH, Oxenham AJ. Spectral completion of partially masked sounds. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105: 5939-44. PMID 18391210 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0711291105  0.66
2004 McDermott J, Adelson EH. The geometry of the occluding contour and its effect on motion interpretation. Journal of Vision. 4: 944-54. PMID 15595897 DOI: 10:1167/4.10.9  0.676
2004 McDermott J, Hauser M. Are consonant intervals music to their ears? Spontaneous acoustic preferences in a nonhuman primate. Cognition. 94: B11-21. PMID 15582619 DOI: 10.1016/j.cognition.2004.04.004  0.448
2004 McDermott J, Adelson EH. Junctions and cost functions in motion interpretation. Journal of Vision. 4: 552-63. PMID 15330701 DOI: 10:1167/4.7.3  0.694
2003 McDermott J, Adelson EH. Genericity and junctions in motion interpretation Journal of Vision. 3: 480a. DOI: 10.1167/3.9.480  0.665
2002 Mazer JA, Vinje WE, McDermott J, Schiller PH, Gallant JL. Spatial frequency and orientation tuning dynamics in area V1. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 99: 1645-50. PMID 11818532 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.022638499  0.347
2001 McDermott J, Weiss Y, Adelson EH. Beyond junctions: nonlocal form constraints on motion interpretation. Perception. 30: 905-23. PMID 11578077 DOI: 10.1068/p3219  0.731
1997 Kanwisher N, McDermott J, Chun MM. The fusiform face area: a module in human extrastriate cortex specialized for face perception. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 17: 4302-11. PMID 9151747 DOI: 10.1523/Jneurosci.17-11-04302.1997  0.646
1997 McDermott J, Weiss Y, Adelson EH. Surface perception and motion integration Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 38: S237.  0.7
1996 Kanwisher N, Chun MM, McDermott J, Ledden PJ. Functional imaging of human visual recognition. Brain Research. Cognitive Brain Research. 5: 55-67. PMID 9049071 DOI: 10.1016/S0926-6410(96)00041-9  0.622
1996 Kanwisher N, McDermott J, Chun MM. A module for the visual representation of faces Neuroimage. 3: S361. DOI: 10.1016/S1053-8119(96)80363-6  0.636
1996 Kanwisher N, Chun MM, McDermott J. FMRI in individual subjects reveals loci in extrastriate cortex differentially sensitive to faces and objects Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 37: S193.  0.609
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