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Publications of Marc A. Sommer    :chronological  alphabetical  combined  bibtex listing:

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Journal Articles

  1. Clements, JM; Kopper, R; Zielinski, DJ; Rao, H; Sommer, MA; Kirsch, E; Mainsah, BO; Collins, LM; Appelbaum, LG (2018). Neurophysiology of Visual-Motor Learning during a Simulated Marksmanship Task in Immersive Virtual Reality. 25th Ieee Conference on Virtual Reality and 3d User Interfaces, Vr 2018 Proceedings, 451-458. [doi]  [abs]

Book Chapters

  1. Abzug, ZM; Sommer, MA (2017). Supplementary Eye Fields.   Reference Module in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology. Elevier.  [abs]
  2. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2014). The Dialogue between Cerebral Cortex and Superior Colliculus: Multiple Ascending Pathways for Corollary Discharge. In Leo M. Chalupa and Jack S. Werner (Ed.).  The New Visual Neurosciences (pp. TBD). M I T PRESS. [pdf]
  3. Middlebrooks, PG; Abzug, ZM; Sommer, MA (2013). Studying metacognitive processes at the single neuron level.   The Cognitive Neuroscience of Metacognition (pp. 225-244). Springer Berlin Heidelberg. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Sommer, MA (2009). Supplementary eye fields. In Squire, LR (Ed.).  Encyclopedia of Neuroscience (pp. 635-643). Academic Press. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  5. Crapse, TB; Sommer, MA (2009). Corollary Discharge. In Goldstein, RB (Ed.).  Encyclopedia of Perception (pp. 325-327). SAGE Publications.
  6. Shin, SY; Crapse, TB; Mayo, JP; Sommer, MA (2009). Visuomotor Integration. In Binder, MD; Hirokawa, N; Windhorst, U (Ed.).  Encyclopedia of Neuroscience (pp. 4354-4359). SPRINGER.
  7. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2009). Single Neurons and Primate Behavior. In Senior, C; Russell, T; Gazzaniga, M (Ed.).  Methods in Mind (pp. 123-139). M I T PRESS.
  8. Wurtz, Robert H. and Sommer, Marc A. (2006). Single Neurons and Primate Behavior. In Carl Senior, Tamara Russell, and Michael S. Gazzaniga (Ed.).  Methods in Mind (pp. 123-139). MIT Press. [pdf]  [abs]
  9. Sommer, Marc A. and Wurtz, Robert H. (2004). The Dialogue between Cerebral Cortex and Superior Colliculus: Implications for Saccadic Target Selection and Corollary Discharge.. In Leo M. Chalupa and Jack S. Werner (Ed.).  The Visual Neurosciences (pp. 1466-1484). MIT Press. [pdf]
  10. Wurtz, RH; Basso, MA; ParĂ©, M; Sommer, MA (2000). The Superior Colliculus and the Cognitive Control of Movement. In Gazzaniga, MS (Ed.).  The New Cognitive Neurosciences (pp. 573-587). M I T PRESS.
  11. Smith, MA; Sadler, RH; Sommer, MA (1994). The Macrophage as the Demyelinative Agent: A Role for Antimyelin Antibodies. In Herndon, RM; Seil, FJ (Ed.).  Multiple Sclerosis: Current Status of Research and Treatment (pp. 51-66). Demos Publications.

Papers Published

  1. Subramanian, D; Alers, A; Sommer, MA (2019). Corollary Discharge for Action and Cognition. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging. [doi]
  2. Toader, AC; Rao, HM; Ryoo, M; Bohlen, MO; Cruger, JS; Oh-Descher, H; Ferrari, S; Egner, T; Beck, J; Sommer, MA (2019). Probabilistic inferential decision-making under time pressure in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta).. Journal of Comparative Psychology. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Abzug, ZM; Sommer, MA (2018). Neuronal correlates of serial decision-making in the supplementary eye field. Journal of Neuroscience, 38(33), 7280-7292. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Caruso, VC; Pages, DS; Sommer, MA; Groh, JM (2018). Beyond the labeled line: variation in visual reference frames from intraparietal cortex to frontal eye fields and the superior colliculus.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 119(4), 1411-1421. [doi]  [abs]
  5. Abzug, ZM; Sommer, MA (2018). Serial decision-making in monkeys during an oculomotor task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition, 44(1), 95-102. [doi]  [abs]
  6. Rao, HM; Khanna, R; Zielinski, DJ; Lu, Y; Clements, JM; Potter, ND; Sommer, MA; Kopper, R; Appelbaum, LG (2018). Sensorimotor Learning during a Marksmanship Task in Immersive Virtual Reality.. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 58. [doi]  [abs]
  7. Oh-Descher, H; Beck, JM; Ferrari, S; Sommer, MA; Egner, T (2017). Probabilistic inference under time pressure leads to a cortical-to-subcortical shift in decision evidence integration.. Neuroimage, 162, 138-150. [doi]  [abs]
  8. Rao, HM; Mayo, JP; Sommer, MA (2016). Circuits for presaccadic remapping. Journal of Neurophysiology, 116(6), 2624-2636. [doi]  [abs]
  9. Oh, H; Beck, JM; Zhu, P; Sommer, MA; Ferrari, S; Egner, T (2016). Satisficing in split-second decision making is characterized by strategic cue discounting.. J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn, 42(12), 1937-1956. [doi]  [abs]
  10. Caruso, VC; Pages, DS; Sommer, MA; Groh, JM (2016). Similar prevalence and magnitude of auditory-evoked and visually evoked activity in the frontal eye fields: implications for multisensory motor control.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 115(6), 3162-3173. [doi]  [abs]
  11. Zielinski, DJ; Sommer, MA; Rao, HM; Appelbaum, LG; Potter, ND; Kopper, R (2016). Evaluating the effects of image persistence on dynamic target acquisition in low frame rate virtual environments. 2016 Ieee Symposium on 3d User Interfaces, 3dui 2016 Proceedings, 133-140. [doi]  [abs]
  12. Raghavan, RT; Prevosto, V; Sommer, MA (2016). Contribution of cerebellar loops to action timing. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences, 8, 28-34. [doi]  [abs]
  13. Rao, HM; San Juan, J; Shen, FY; Villa, JE; Rafie, KS; Sommer, MA (2016). Neural Network Evidence for the Coupling of Presaccadic Visual Remapping to Predictive Eye Position Updating.. Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 10, 52. [doi]  [abs]
  14. Rao, HM; Abzug, ZM; Sommer, MA (2016). Visual continuity across saccades is influenced by expectations.. Journal of Vision, 16(5), 7. [doi]  [abs]
  15. Mayo, JP; DiTomasso, AR; Sommer, MA; Smith, MA (2015). Dynamics of visual receptive fields in the macaque frontal eye field.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 114(6), 3201-3210. [doi]  [abs]
  16. Grigsby, EM; Koval, MJ; Smith, MV; Mueller, JK; Deng, ZD; Peterchev, A; Grill, WM; Sommer, MA (2015). Neural Effects of rTMS: Single Neuron Recordings From a Rhesus Macaque. The Journal of Ect, 31(3), E33-E33.
  17. Zielinski, DJ; Rao, HM; Sommer, MA; Kopper, R (2015). Exploring the Effects of Image Persistence in Low Frame Rate Virtual Environments. Proceedings of the Ieee Virtual Reality Conference, 19-26. [doi]  [abs]
  18. Matthews, WJ; Terhune, DB; van Rijn, H; Eagleman, DM; Sommer, MA; Meck, WA (2014). Subjective duration as a signature of coding efficiency: Emerging links among stimulus repetition, predictive coding, and cortical GABA levels. Timing & Time Perception Reviews, 1, 11 pages.  [abs]
  19. Mitchell, AS; Sherman, SM; Sommer, MA; Mair, RG; Vertes, RP; Chudasama, Y (2014). Advances in understanding mechanisms of thalamic relays in cognition and behavior.. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 34(46), 15340-15346. [doi]  [abs]
  20. Mueller, JK; Grigsby, EM; Prevosto, V; Petraglia, FW; Rao, H; Deng, Z-D; Peterchev, AV; Sommer, MA; Egner, T; Platt, ML; Grill, WM (2014). Simultaneous transcranial magnetic stimulation and single-neuron recording in alert non-human primates.. Nat Neurosci, 17(8), 1130-1136. [doi]  [abs]
  21. Prevosto, V; Sommer, MA (2013). Cognitive control of movement via the cerebellar-recipient thalamus.. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 7, 56. [doi]  [abs]
  22. Ashmore, RC; Sommer, MA (2013). Delay activity of saccade-related neurons in the caudal dentate nucleus of the macaque cerebellum.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 109(8), 2129-2144. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  23. Smith, MA; Sommer, MA (2013). Spatial and temporal scales of neuronal correlation in visual area V4.. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 33(12), 5422-5432. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  24. Mayo, JP; Sommer, MA (2013). Neuronal correlates of visual time perception at brief timescales.. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(4), 1506-1511. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  25. Shin, S; Sommer, MA (2012). Division of labor in frontal eye field neurons during presaccadic remapping of visual receptive fields.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 108(8), 2144-2159. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  26. Mayo, JP; DiTomasso, A; Sommer, M; Smith, MA (2012). An improved method for mapping neuronal receptive fields in prefrontal cortex. Journal of Vision, 12(9), 81-81. [doi]
  27. Middlebrooks, PG; Sommer, MA (2012). Neuronal correlates of metacognition in primate frontal cortex.. Neuron, 75(3), 517-530. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  28. Crapse, TB; Sommer, MA (2012). Frontal eye field neurons assess visual stability across saccades.. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 32(8), 2835-2845. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  29. Basso, MA; Sommer, MA (2011). Exploring the role of the substantia nigra pars reticulata in eye movements.. Neuroscience, 198, 205-212. [doi]  [abs]
  30. Middlebrooks, PG; Sommer, MA (2011). Metacognition in monkeys during an oculomotor task.. Journal of Experimental Psychology. Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 37(2), 325-337. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  31. Crapse, T; Sommer, M (2010). Translation of a visual stimulus during a saccade is more detectable if it moves perpendicular, rather than parallel, to the saccade. Journal of Vision, 10(7), 521-521. [doi]
  32. Shin, S; Sommer, MA (2010). Activity of neurons in monkey globus pallidus during oculomotor behavior compared with that in substantia nigra pars reticulata.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 103(4), 1874-1887. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  33. Mayo, JP; Sommer, MA (2010). Shifting attention to neurons. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 14(9), 389-389. [doi]
  34. Sommer, MA (2009). How the visual system monitors where the eyes will move. Journal of Vision, 9(14), 13-13. [doi]
  35. Sommer, MA (2009). Corollary discharge circuits for stabilizing visual perception. Psychophysiology, 46, S9-S9.
  36. Mayo, JP; Sommer, MA (2009). Monkey and human performance in a chronostasis task suitable for neurophysiology. Journal of Vision, 9(8), 406-406. [doi]
  37. Crapse, TB; Sommer, MA (2009). Frontal eye field neurons with spatial representations predicted by their subcortical input.. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 29(16), 5308-5318. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  38. Crapse, TB; Sommer, MA (2008). Corollary discharge circuits in the primate brain.. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 18(6), 552-557. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  39. Mayo, JP; Sommer, MA (2008). Neuronal adaptation caused by sequential visual stimulation in the frontal eye field.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 100(4), 1923-1935. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  40. Crapse, TB; Sommer, MA (2008). Corollary discharge across the animal kingdom.. Nature Reviews. Neuroscience, 9(8), 587-600. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  41. Mayo, JP; Sommer, MA (2008). Neuronal adaptation: Delay compensation at the level of single neurons?. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 31(2), 210-212. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  42. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2008). Brain circuits for the internal monitoring of movements.. Annual Review of Neuroscience, 31, 317-338. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  43. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2008). Visual perception and corollary discharge.. Perception, 37(3), 408-418. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  44. Crapse, TB; Sommer, MA (2008). The frontal eye field as a prediction map.. Progress in Brain Research, 171, 383-390. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  45. Sommer, MA (2007). Microcircuits for attention.. Neuron, 55(1), 6-8. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  46. Sommer, MA (2007). The feeling of looking.. Nature Neuroscience, 10(5), 538-540. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  47. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2006). Influence of the thalamus on spatial visual processing in frontal cortex.. Nature, 444(7117), 374-377. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  48. Wurtz, RH; Sommer, MA (2006). A corollary discharge for perceptual stability. Perception, 35, 10-11.
  49. Wurtz, RH; Sommer, MA; Cavanaugh, J (2005). Drivers from the deep: the contribution of collicular input to thalamocortical processing.. Progress in Brain Research, 149, 207-225. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  50. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2004). What the brain stem tells the frontal cortex. II. Role of the SC-MD-FEF pathway in corollary discharge.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 91(3), 1403-1423. [doi]  [abs]
  51. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2004). What the brain stem tells the frontal cortex. I. Oculomotor signals sent from superior colliculus to frontal eye field via mediodorsal thalamus.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 91(3), 1381-1402. [doi]  [abs]
  52. Wurtz, RH; Sommer, MA (2004). Identifying corollary discharges for movement in the primate brain.. Progress in Brain Research, 144, 47-60. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  53. Sommer, MA (2003). The role of the thalamus in motor control.. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 13(6), 663-670. [doi]  [abs]
  54. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2003). The frontal eye field sends predictively remapped visual signals to the superior colliculus. Journal of Vision, 3(9), 146-146. [doi]  [abs]
  55. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2002). A pathway in primate brain for internal monitoring of movements.. Science (New York, N.Y.), 296(5572), 1480-1482. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  56. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2001). Frontal eye field sends delay activity related to movement, memory, and vision to the superior colliculus.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 85(4), 1673-1685. [doi]  [abs]
  57. Wurtz, RH; Sommer, MA; ParĂ©, M; Ferraina, S (2001). Signal transformations from cerebral cortex to superior colliculus for the generation of saccades.. Vision Research, 41(25-26), 3399-3412. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  58. Sommer, M; Wurtz, R (2001). A subcortical source of visual input to the frontal eye field. Journal of Vision, 1(3), 259-259. [doi]  [abs]
  59. Port, NL; Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2000). Multielectrode evidence for spreading activity across the superior colliculus movement map.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 84(1), 344-357. [doi]  [abs]
  60. Tehovnik, EJ; Sommer, MA; Chou, IH; Slocum, WM; Schiller, PH (2000). Eye fields in the frontal lobes of primates.. Brain Research. Brain Research Reviews, 32(2-3), 413-448. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  61. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (2000). Composition and topographic organization of signals sent from the frontal eye field to the superior colliculus.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 83(4), 1979-2001. [doi]  [abs]
  62. Sommer, MA; Tehovnik, EJ (1999). Reversible inactivation of macaque dorsomedial frontal cortex: effects on saccades and fixations.. Experimental Brain Research, 124(4), 429-446. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  63. Chou, IH; Sommer, MA; Schiller, PH (1999). Express averaging saccades in monkeys.. Vision Research, 39(25), 4200-4216. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  64. Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (1998). Frontal eye field neurons orthodromically activated from the superior colliculus.. Journal of Neurophysiology, 80(6), 3331-3335. [doi]  [abs]
  65. Nichols, AM; Ruffner, TW; Sommer, MA; Wurtz, RH (1998). A screw microdrive for adjustable chronic unit recording in monkeys.. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 81(1-2), 185-188. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  66. Tehovnik, EJ; Sommer, MA (1997). Electrically evoked saccades from the dorsomedial frontal cortex and frontal eye fields: a parametric evaluation reveals differences between areas.. Experimental Brain Research, 117(3), 369-378. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  67. Sommer, MA (1997). The spatial relationship between scanning saccades and express saccades.. Vision Research, 37(19), 2745-2756. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  68. Sommer, MA; Tehovnik, EJ (1997). Reversible inactivation of macaque frontal eye field.. Experimental Brain Research, 116(2), 229-249. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  69. Tehovnik, EJ; Sommer, MA (1997). Effective spread and timecourse of neural inactivation caused by lidocaine injection in monkey cerebral cortex.. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 74(1), 17-26. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  70. Tehovnik, EJ; Sommer, MA (1996). Compensatory saccades made to remembered targets following orbital displacement by electrically stimulating the dorsomedial frontal cortex or frontal eye fields of primates.. Brain Research, 727(1-2), 221-224. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  71. Sommer, MA (1994). Express saccades elicited during visual scan in the monkey.. Vision Research, 34(15), 2023-2038. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  72. Richards, W; Wilson, HR; Sommer, MA (1994). Chaos in percepts?. Biological Cybernetics, 70(4), 345-349. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  73. Sommer, MA; Schiller, PH; McPeek, RM (1993). What neural pathways mediate express saccades?. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 16(3), 589-590. [doi]
  74. Sommer, MA; Forno, LS; Smith, ME (1992). EAE cerebrospinal fluid augments in vitro phagocytosis and metabolism of CNS myelin by macrophages.. Journal of Neuroscience Research, 32(3), 384-394. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  75. Smith, ME; Sommer, MA (1992). Association between cell-mediated demyelination and astrocyte stimulation.. Progress in Brain Research, 94, 411-422.
  76. Sadler, RH; Sommer, MA; Forno, LS; Smith, ME (1991). Induction of anti-myelin antibodies in EAE and their possible role in demyelination.. Journal of Neuroscience Research, 30(4), 616-624. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  77. Hrushesky, WJ; Fader, DJ; Berestka, JS; Sommer, M; Hayes, J; Cope, FO (1991). Diminishment of respiratory sinus arrhythmia foreshadows doxorubicin-induced cardiomyopathy.. Circulation, 84(2), 697-707. [pdf], [doi]  [abs]
  78. Sommer Marc, A; Berestka John, B (1987). RSA -- Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia: A new measure of cardiac health. Medical Electronics, 112-114. [pdf]

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