Research papers

17. Larson E, AKC Lee (2014). “Potential use of MEG to understand abnormalities in auditory function in clinical populations,” Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00151. PMC3952190
16. Maddox, RK, DA Pospisil, GC Stecker, AKC Lee (2014). "Directing Eye Gaze Enhances Auditory Spatial Cue Discrimination," Current Biology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2014.02.021. PMC3977936
15. Bharadwaj, HM, AKC Lee, BG Shinn-Cunningham (2014). "Measuring auditory selective attention using frequency tagging," Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, 8: Article6. PMC3913882
14. Larson, E, AKC Lee (2014). "Switching auditory attention using spatial and non-spatial features recruits different cortical networks," Neuroimage, 84:681-687. PMC3856289
13. Lee, AKC, E Larson, R Maddox, B Shinn-Cunningham (2014). "Using neuroimaging to understand the cortical mechanisms of auditory selective attention," Hearing Research. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.heares.2013.06.010 (Invited Review). PMC3844039
12. Larson E and AKC Lee (2013). “Influence of preparation time and pitch separation in switching of auditory attention between streams,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America-Express Letters, 134(2):EL165-EL171. PMC3724725
11. Lee, AKC, S Rajaram, J Xia, H Bharadwaj, E Larson, MS Hämäläinen, BG Shinn-Cunningham (2013). "Auditory selective attention reveals preparatory activity in different cortical regions for selection based on source location and source pitch," Frontiers in Neuroscience, 6: Article 190. PMC3538445
10. Larson, E, AKC Lee (2013). "The cortical dynamics underlying effective switching of auditory spatial attention," Neuroimage, 64:365-370. PMC3508251
9. Maddox, RK, W Cheung, AKC Lee (2012). "Selective attention in an overcrowded auditory scene: implications for auditory-based brain-computer interface design," Journal of the Acoustical Society of America—Express Letters, 135(5): EL385-390. PMC3482251
8. Bizley J, B Shinn-Cunningham, AKC Lee (2012). "Nothing is irrelevant in a noisy world: Sensory illusions reveal obligatory within-and across-modality integration," Journal of Neuroscience, 32(39):13402-10. PMC3489264
7. Lee, AKC, ED Larson, RD Maddox (2012). "Mapping cortical dynamics using simultaneous MEG/EEG and anatomically-constrained minimum-norm estimates: an auditory attention example," Journal of the Visualized Experiments, (68):e4262. PMC3490313
6. Lee, AKC, MS Hämäläinen, KA Dyckman, JJS Barton, DS Manoach (2011). "Saccadic preparation in the frontal eye field is modulated by distinct trial history effects as revealed by magnetoencephalography," Cerebral Cortex, 21(2): 245-253. PMC3020577
5. Lee, AKC, A Deane-Pratt, B Shinn-Cunningham (2009). “Localization interference between components in an auditory scene,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 126 (5): 2543-2555. PMC2787073
4. Lee, AKC, S Babcock, B Shinn-Cunningham (2008). “Measuring the perceived content of auditory objects using a matching paradigm,” Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, 9 (3): 388-97. PMC2538151
3. Lee, AKC, B Shinn-Cunningham (2008). “Effects of frequency disparities on trading of an ambiguous tone between two competing auditory objects,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 123 (6): 4340-51.
2. Lee, AKC, B Shinn-Cunningham (2008). “Effects of reverberant spatial cues on attention-dependent object formation,” Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, 9 (1): 150-60. PMC2536802
1. Shinn-Cunningham, BG, AKC Lee, AJ Oxenham (2007). “A sound element gets lost in perceptual competition,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 104 (29): 12223-27. PMC1924568

Invited talks

29. Invited Lecturer, Joint Research Academy in Biomedical Engineering and Science of Hearing and Sensory Systems, 2nd annual summer school, Lüneburg, Germany, July 23-24, 2014.
28. Gordon Research Conferences: Auditory System, Lewiston, ME, July 13-18, 2014.
27. NeuroFutures Conference, Seattle, June 17-18, 2014.
26. 1st International Symposium on Innovative Paediatric Hearing Science, Lake Como, Italy, June 4, 2014.
25. Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics, Stanford University, December 5, 2013.
24. National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research, VA Rehabilitation Research & Development, Portland, May 18, 2013.
23. International Symposium on Cognitive Neuroscience Robotics, Seattle, USA, Jan 31- Feb 1, 2013.
22. NW Auditory and Vestibular Research Meeting, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, October 26, 2012.
21. 18th international conference on biomagnetism - Biomag 2012, Aug 26-30, 2012.
20. Microsoft Research, Redmond, June 12, 2012.
19. Lee, AKC and Larson, E. "A Framework to Combine Neuroscience and Engineering to Improve Brain-State Classification," 3rd Annual World Congress of Neuro Talk-2012, Beijing, China, May 18-20, 2012.
18. Session co-chair: "Cortical Neuroimaging Techniques in Auditory Perception and Cognition," The Acoustics 2012 Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China, May 13-18, 2012.
17. Neuroscience Department Seminar, University of Connecticut Health Center, November 22, 2011.
16. Audiology and Speech Center, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, November 10, 2011.
15. Oxford Auditory Neuroscience Group, University of Oxford, UK, September 19, 2011.
14. EAR Institute external seminar series, University College London, London, UK, September 16, 2011.
13. Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland, Australia, as part of the NSF-Australian Science of Learning meeting and the Symposium on Attention and Learning, July 20-21, 2011.
12. Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center Board of Trustees meeting.
11. UW Linguistics Colloquium, Seattle, USA, May 6, 2011.
10. Osaka-UW Joint Workshop on Cognitive Robotics and Brain-Computer Interfaces, Seattle, USA, March 17-18, 2011.
9. Session co-chair: "The Auditory Brain Beyond A1", 32nd Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore, USA, February 19-23, 2011
8. Workshop: Research Techniques & Approaches 101, 32nd Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore, USA, February 19-23, 2011.
7. CELEST Workshop on the Hardware and Software of Functional Connections, Boston, October 22, 2010.
6. Multimodal Imaging Laboratory, Departments of Neurosciences and Radiology, UCSD, June 21, 2010.
5. Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences, University of Washington, March 17, 2010.
4. Center for Biodynamics, Boston University, May 27, 2009.
3. Hearing Research Center, Boston University, October 12, 2007.
2. *Research in progress – interdisciplinary dialogues @ MIT, Cambridge, USA, April 14, 2006.
1. EAR Institute, University College London, London, UK, November 15, 2004.

Media / Feature Articles

4. Lee, AKC, M Drews, RK Maddox, E Larson (2013). “Brain Imaging, Neural Engineering Research, and Next-Generation Hearing Aid Design,” Audiology Today, 25(1): 40-47.
3. "Brain attending a cocktail party: A special session discussing cortical neuroimaging techniques" featured in ASA Echoes 2012 Fall issue.
2. "Scientists tuning in to how you tune out noise," featured in ScienceDaily.
1. Lee, AKC (2006), “Is attention needed for segregating sound?” Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology Forum (35th Anniversary): Focus Online -- News from Harvard Medical, Dental, and Public Health Schools.

Conference presentations / papers

48. McCloy D, AKC Lee (2014). “Effects of cognitive load on selective and divided auditory spatial attention,” 167th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Providence, May 5-9, 2014.
47. Atilgan H, R Maddox, AKC Lee, J Bizley (2014). “Temporal Coherence Leads to the Formation of Auditory-Visual Objects II: Detection of Auditory Timbre Deviants,” 37th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, San Diego, USA, February 22-26, 2014.
46. Maddox R, AKC Lee (2014). “ Temporal coherence leads to the formation of auditory-visual objects I: Detection of auditory frequency excursions,” 37th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, San Diego, February 22-26, 2014.
45. Ingle K, E Larson, AKC Lee (2014). “ Effects of reverberation during attention switching in normal hearing listeners,” 37th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, San Diego, February 22-26, 2014.
44. Kishline L, D McCloy, E Larson, AKC Lee (2014). “Can you divide attention across two streams or are you rapidly switching between them?” 37th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, San Diego, February 22-26, 2014.
43. Larson E, M Kim, AKC Lee (2014). “Using pupillometry to measure increases in effort when switching attention between competing streams of degraded speech,” 37th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, San Diego, February 22-26, 2014.
42. McCloy D, AKC Lee (2013). “Selective and divided attention: Spatial orienting in a semantic classification task,” 166th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, San Francisco, December 2-6, 2013.
41. Kishline L, E Larson, RK Maddox, AKC Lee (2013). “Selective and divided attention: Spatial and pitch “spotlights” in a non-semantic task,” 166th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, San Francisco, December 2-6, 2013.
40. Wronkiewicz M, E Larson, AKC Lee(2013). “Developing a region-of-interest brain-state classifier informed by multiple neuroimaging techniques,” Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, November 9-13, 2013.
39. Wronkiewicz M, E Larson, AKC Lee (2013). “Towards a next-generation hearing aid through brain state classification and modeling,” IEEE-EMBS, Osaka, July 3-7, 2013. (Symposium co-organizer, Neural Engineering in Speech & Hearing)
38. Lee, AKC, LE Atlas, X Li (2013). “Complementary Correlation May Offer a New Approach to Better Understand Temporal Fine Structure Coding,” 165th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Montreal, Canada, June 2-7, 2013.
37. Larson E, AKC Lee (2013). “Switching Auditory Attention Using Spatial and Non-spatial Features Recruits Different Cortical Networks,” 36th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore, USA, February 16-20, 2013.
36. Lalor E, N Mesgarani; S Rajaram, A O'Donovan, J Wright, I Choi, J Brumberg, N Ding, AKC Lee, N Peters; S Ramenahalli, J Pompe, B Shinn-Cunningham, M Slaney, S Shamma (2013). “Decoding Auditory Attention (In Real Time) with EEG,” 36th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore, USA, February 16-20, 2013.
35. Maddox R, AKC Lee (2013). “Crossmodal Influences on Steady-State Responses in a Subjective Audio-Visual Binding Task,” 36th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore, USA, February 16-20, 2013.
34. Larson E, KY Lee, AKC Lee (2012). “Cognitive Cost of Switching Auditory Attention,” 2012 ASHA convention, Atlata, USA, Nov 15-17, 2012.
33. Maddox R, AKC Lee (2012). “What is so hard about selectively attending?” The Acoustics 2012 Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China, May 13-18, 2012.
32. Larson E, AKC Lee (2012). “Probing the cortical dynamics involved in ignoring a low-salience distracting sound,” The Acoustics 2012 Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China, May 13-18, 2012.
31. Cheung W, Maddox R, AKC Lee (2012). “Pushing the Limit of Selective Attention in an Overcrowded Auditory Scene,” 35th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, San Diego, USA, February 19-23, 2011.
30. Mehraie G, AKC Lee, Bressler S, Shinn-Cunningham B (2012). “Effect of Timing on Perceptual Continuity of Streams,” 35th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, San Diego, USA, February 19-23, 2012.
29. Bharadwaj H, AKC Lee, BG Shinn-Cunningham (2012). "Hijacking Neural Oscillations to Reveal Control of Auditory Attention," 35th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, San Diego, USA, February 19-23, 2012.
28. Larson E, AKC Lee (2011). “Toward Incorporating Anatomical Information in BCI Designs,” 5th International BCI Conference, Graz, Austria, Sept 22-24, 2011.
27. Lee AKC (2011). “Cortical Dynamics of Auditory Spatial Attention,” 17th Annual Meeting, Cognitive Science Assocaition for Interdisciplinary Learning (CSAIL), Hood River, Oregon, Aug 4-8, 2011.
26. Larson E, AKC Lee (2011). “Cortical dynamics during endogenous redirection of auditory spatial attention,” First International Conference on Cognitive Hearing Science, Linköping, Sweden, June 19-21, 2011.
25. Xia, J, L Zhu, AKC Lee, B Shinn-Cunningham (2011). "Behavioral, brainstem, and cortical differences between musicians and non-musicians," First International Conference on Cognitive Hearing Science, Linköping, Sweden, June 19-21, 2011.
24. Rajaram, S, H Bharadwaj, BG Shinn-Cunningham, AKC Lee (2011). "Cortical functional connectivity inference using MEG", IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (IEEE-EMBS), Banff, Canada, May 13-16 2011. (equal 2nd student prize awarded to Sid Rajaram)
23. Bharadwaj, H, AKC Lee, BG Shinn-Cunningham, (2011). "Measuring auditory attention using frequency tagging", Computational and Systems Neuroscience (COSYNE) 2011, Salt Lake City, USA, Feb 24-27, 2011.
22. Bizley, J, B Shinn-Cunningham, AKC Lee (2011). “Intra- and inter-modal spatial attention: a case of counting flashes 'n beeps,” 32nd Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore, USA, February 19-23, 2011.
21. Agam, Y, M Hämäläinen, AKC Lee, K Dyckman, J Friedman, M Isom, DS Manoach (2010). "Multimodal functional imaging of the neural response to errors reveals a primary role of posterior cingulate cortex," 2010 Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, San Diego, USA, November 13-17, 2010.
20. Varghese, L, J Xia, AKC Lee (2010). "Managing Acoustic Communications in High-Stress Settings," (NSSEFF Fellow: Barbara Shinn-Cunningham), National Security Science and Engineering Faculty Fellowship Conference and Lab Tours, Arlington, VA, 2010.
19. Kenet, T, E Orekhova, H Bharadwaj, NR Shetty, AKC Lee, M Vangel, M Elam, M Herbert, MS Hämäläinen, DS Manoach (2010). “A Study of Functional Connectivity During Preparation for Saccades in ASD,” International Society for Autism Research, Philadelphia, USA, May 20-22, 2010.
18. Lee, AKC, S Rajaram, J Xia, MS Hämäläinen, BG Shinn-Cunningham (2010). “MEG and EEG measures of spatial and pitch-based selective auditory attention: Frontal eye fields activation,” 31st Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Anaheim, USA, February 6-10, 2010.
17. Xia, J, AKC Lee, S Rajaram, B Shinn-Cunningham (2010). “Behavioral measures of spatial and pitch-based selective auditory attention,” 31st Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Anaheim, USA, February 6-10, 2010.
16. Lee, AKC, J Xia, S Rajaram, B Shinn-Cunningham, M Hämäläinen (2009). “Frontal Eye Fields are involved in auditory spatial attention,” 2009 Binaural BASH meeting, Boston, USA, October 23-24, 2009.
15. Marinkovic, K, E Rickenbacher, S Azma, E Artsy, AKC Lee (2009). "Effects of alcohol intoxication on oculomotor control: an fMRI study," 2009 Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Chicago, USA, October 17-21, 2009.
14. Kenet, T, E Orekhova, ER Israeli, H Bharadwah, NR Shetty, AKC Lee, M Vangel, M Herbert, M Elam, MS Hämäläinen, DS Manoach (2009). "A MEG study of functional connectivity during preparation for saccades in ASD," 2009 Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Chicago, USA, October 17-21, 2009.
13. Kenet, T, E Orekhova, N Shetty, AK Lee, M Vangel, M Elam, M Herbert, MS Hämäläinen, D Manoach (2009). “A MEG Study of Functional Connectivity during Preparation for Saccades in ASD,” 8th Annual International Meeting for Autism Research, Chicago, USA, May 7-9, 2009.
12. Lee, AKC, JC Young, KA Dyckman, S Mikulski, JJS Barton, JA Edelman, MS Hämäläinen, DS Manoach (2008). “Immediate neural plasticity: examining the effects of trial history on neural activity in the present trial as measured by MEG,” 2008 Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington, USA, November 15-19, 2008.
11. Kenet, T, E Orekhova, N Shetty, AKC Lee, M Vangel, MR Herbert, MS Hämäläinen, DS Manoach (2008). “MEG study of cortical coherence in autism spectrum disorders,” 2008 Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington, USA, November 15-19, 2008.
10. Kenet, T, E Orekhova, N Shetty, AKC Lee, M Vangel, MR Herbert, DS Manoach (2008). “MEG study of cortical coherence in Autism,” 7th Annual International Meeting for Autism Research, London, UK, May 15-17, 2008.
9. Lee, AKC, B Shinn-Cunningham (2008). “Effects of context on the strength of perceptual grouping cues,” 31st Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Phoenix, USA, February 16-21, 2008.
8. Lee, AKC, S Babcock, B Shinn-Cunningham (2007). “From tone to complex: Generalization of the effects of spatial cues and attention on grouping and streaming,” 30th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Denver, USA, February 10-15, 2007.
7. Lee, AKC, B Shinn-Cunningham (2006). “Measuring the distinctiveness of auditory objects using perceived location,” 5th Annual Auditory Perception, Cognition, and Action Meeting, Houston, USA, November 16, 2006.
6. Lee, AKC, B Shinn-Cunningham (2006). “Ambiguous sound elements contribute differently to auditory object identity and object location,” British Society of Audiology Short Papers Meeting on Experimental Studies of Hearing and Deafness, Cambridge, UK, September 14, 2006.
5. Lee, AKC, A Deane-Pratt, D McAlpine, B Shinn-Cunningham (2006). “Spatial cues are used differently for localizing and identifying the same attended auditory object,” 151st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Providence, USA, June 8, 2006.
4. Lee, AKC, R Cusack, RP Carlyon, B Shinn-Cunningham (2006). “Evidence for an effect of attention on the buildup of across-frequency streaming,” 29th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore, USA, February 5-9, 2006.
3. Lee, AKC, B Shinn-Cunningham, A Oxenham (2005). “The missing target: Evidence of a tone’s inability to contribute to the auditory foreground,” 28th Mid-Winter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, New Orleans, USA, February 19-24, 2005.
2. Lee, AKC, B Shinn-Cunningham, A Oxenham (2004). “The effects of interaural time difference on temporal and spectral grouping using synthetic vowels,” Auditory Scene Analysis and Speech Production by Human and Machine, Hanse Institute, Delmenhorst, Germany, August 22-24, 2004.
1. Lee, A, H McDermott, WH Holmes (2002). “New fundamental frequency estimators for cochlear implants,” Proceedings of the Ninth Australian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, Melbourne, 100-105.