Publications in Neuroscience

Articles

R. Sengupta, S. Shah, K. Gore, T. Loucks and S. M. Nasir, Anomaly in Neural phase coherence accompanies reduced sensorimotor integration in adults who stutter, under review.

R. Sengupta, S. Shah, T. Loucks, K. Pelczarski, J. Yaruss, K. Gore and S. M. Nasir, Cortical dynamics of disfluency in adults who stutter, under review.

D. Lee, R. Sengupta  and S. M. Nasir, Categorical decision in noise, under review.

C. Vaughn  and S. M. Nasir, Sensorimotor phenotypes and speech motor adaptation, under review.

R. Sengupta  and S. M. Nasir, The predictive roles of neural oscillations in speech motor adaptability, Journal of Neurophysiology, Journal of Neurophysiology 115 (2016) 2519.

B. Pauloski and S. M. Nasir, Orosensory contributions to dysphagia: A link between perception of sour taste and pharyngeal delay time, Physiological Reports 4 (2016) e12752.

R. Sengupta  and S. M. Nasir, Redistribution of neural phase coherence reflects establishment of feedforward map in speech motor adaptation, Journal of Neurophysiology 113 (2015) 2471.

C. Vaughn  and S. M. Nasir, Precise feedback control underlies sensorimotor learning in speech, Journal of Neurophysiology 113 (2015) 950.

S. M. Nasir, M. Darainy  and D. J. Ostry, Sensorimotor adaptation changes the neural encoding of somatosensory stimuli, Journal of Neurophysiology 109 (2013) 2077.

D. R. Lametti, S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Sensory preference in speech production revealed by simultaneous alteration of auditory and somatosensory feedback, Journal of Neuroscience 32 (2012) 404.

A. G. Mattar, S. M. Nasir, M. Darainy and D. J. Ostry, Sensory change following motor learning, Progress in Brain Research 191 (2011) 31.

S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Auditory plasticity and speech motor learning, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106 (2009) 20470.
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Commentary: J. F. Houde, There’s more to speech perception than meets the ear, PNAS 106 (2009) 20139.
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S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Speech motor learning in profoundly deaf adults, Nature Neuroscience 11 (2008) 1217.
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Commentary: A. A. Ghazanfar and H. K. Turesson, Speech production: how does a word feel? Current Biology 18 (2008) R1142.
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S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Somatosensory precision in speech production, Current Biology 16 (2006) 1918.
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Commentary: K. G. Munhall, Speech production: the force of your words, Current Biology 16 (2006) R922.
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Chapter

S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Control of movement precision in speech production in Speech Motor Control: New developments in basic and applied research, edited by B. Maassen and Pascal H. van Lieshout (Publisher: Oxford University Press, 2010).

Conference Proceedings

S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Speech motor adaptation without auditory feedback, appeared in 8th International Seminar on Speech Production, Strasbourg, 2008, edited by R. Sock, S. Fuchs and Y. Laprie (Publisher: Inria).

S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Maintaining somatosensory precision in speech, appeared in 7th International Seminar on Speech Production, Sao Paolo, 2006, edited by D. Demolin, R. Laboissiere and C. Yehia (Publisher: Cefala).

Conference Presentations in Neuroscience

T. Loucks, A. Tendera and S. M. Nasir, A framework for organizing & advancing knowledge of stuttering: The FLUSTER model, ASHA Convention, Denver, 2015.

B. Pauloski and S. M. Nasir, Orosensory contributions to dysphagia, ASHA Convention, Denver, 2015.

R. Sengupta and S. M. Nasir, Speech motor learning and patterns of neural oscillations, Society for Neuroscience Meeting, San Diego, 2013.

R. Sengupta and S. M. Nasir, Neural synchrony in speech motor learning, Neural Control of Movement Meeting, Puerto Rico, 2013.

C. St-Claire and S. M. Nasir, Perceptual learning in noise, Society for Neuroscience Meeting, New Orleans, 2012.

S. M. Nasir, M. Darainy and D. J. Ostry, Neural correlates of sensory plasticity following motor learning, Neural Control of Movement Meeting, Venice, 2012.

D. Lametti, S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Sensory preference in speech motor learning, Neural Control of Movement Meeting, Venice, 2012.

D. Lametti, S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Some people prefer the feel of their speech to the sound, Madonna Speech Motor Control Conference, Santa Rosa, 2012.

D. Lametti, S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, For some people, somatosensory feedback is more important than auditory feedback in speech motor learning. Society for Neuroscience Meeting, Washington DC, 2011.

D. Lametti, S. M. Nasir, D. J. Ostry, Interaction between sensory goals in speech, Society for Neuroscience Meeting, Chicago, 2009.

S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Speech motor learning modifies speech perception, International Multisensory Research Forum, New York, 2009.

S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Auditory Perceptual Changes Following Speech Motor Learning, Neural Control of Movement Meeting, Hawaii, 2009.

S. M. Nasir, D. J. Ostry, Effects of speech motor learning on speech perception, Society for Neuroscience Meeting, Washington DC, 2008.

S. M. Nasir, D. J. Ostry, Speech motor learning in post-lingually deaf adults, Society for Neuroscience Meeting, San Diego, 2007.

S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Speech production in patients with cochlear implants, Neural Control of Movement Meeting, Seville, 2007.

S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, A study of the somatosensory precision requirements of speech production, Society for Neuroscience Meeting, Atlanta, 2006.

S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Role of impedance control to achieve precision requirements in speech production, International Conference on Speech Motor Control, Nijmegen, 2006.

S. M. Nasir and D. J. Ostry, Impedance control is used to achieve the somatosensory precision requirements of speech production, Neural Control of Movement Meeting, Florida, 2006.

S. M. Nasir, J. T. Sakata and M. S. Brainard, Sequence dependent coding of syllables in HVC of male Bengalese finches, Society for Neuroscience Meeting, San Diego, 2004.

K. Bouchard, S. M. Nasir and M. S. Brainard, Statistics of syllable patterns in produced songs predict auditory responses in HVC of Bengalese finches, Society for Neuroscience Meeting, San Diego, 2004.

Publications in Theoretical Physics

(Author names appear alphabetically)

S. M. Nasir and A. Niemi, Effective string theories and field theories in four dimensions, Modern Physics Letters A 17 (2002) 1445.
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M. Lubcke, S. M. Nasir, A. Niemi and K. Torokoff, Twisted vortices in a gauge field theory, Physics Letters B 534 (2002) 195.
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S. M. Nasir, Bogomol’nyi Vortices from Seiberg-Witten Monopoles, Internat. J. Modern Phys. A 14 (1999) 3905.

N. S. Manton and S. M. Nasir, Volume of Vortex Moduli Spaces, Comm. Math. Phys. 199 (1999) 591.
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N. S. Manton and S. M. Nasir, Conservation Laws in a First Order Dynamical System of Vortices, Nonlinearity 12 (1999) 851.
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S. M. Nasir, Study of Bogomol’nyi Vortices on a Disc, Nonlinearity 11 (1998) 445.
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S. M. Nasir, Vortices and Flat Connections, Physics Letters B 419 (1998) 253.
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