Learning and Cortical Plasticity

Organizer Special Sessions/Workshops on Learning and Art:  NSF Workshop on the Neuroscience of Art, Creativity and Learning (2008); Advanced Brain Imaging, Perception, and Cognition (2010); Special Session on Multisensory Interactions and Brain Plasticity (2012) at the SPIE/HVEI.

Likova LT (2013)  A cross-modal perspective on the relationships between imagery and working memory. Front. Psychology, 3:561. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.00561.

Likova LT. Learning-based cross-modal plasticity in the human brain: Insights from visual deprivation fMRI. In Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging. InTech Press (in press).

Likova LT (2012) Drawing enhances cross-modal memory plasticity in the human brain: a case study in a totally blind adult. Frontiers in Neuroscience. Front. Hum. Neurosci. 6:44. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2012.00044.

Tyler CW & Likova LT (2012) The role of the visual arts in enhancing the learning process. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 6:8. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2012.00008.

Likova LT Cortical networks for drawing in the sighted and the blind: an fMRI study. Human Vision and Electronic Imaging, SPIE, 7527, 7527-08, 2010.

Tyler CW, Likova LT, Levitin, D (2009) Final Report. NSF Workshop on Art, Creativity and Learning, Washington, DC, June 2008.