Publications

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Flaherty, M.M., Dent, M.L., and Sawusch, J.R. (2017). Experience with speech sounds is not necessary for cue trading by budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus). PLoS ONE, 12, e0177676.

Tripi, J.A., Dent, M.L., and Meyer, P.J. (2017). Individual differences in food cue responsivity are associated with acute and repeated cocaine-induced vocalizations, but not cue-induced vocalizations. Psychopharmacology 234, 437-446.

Dent, M.L., Martin, A.K., Flaherty, M.M., and Neilans, E.G. (2016).  Cues for auditory stream segregation of birdsong in budgerigars and zebra finches:  Effects of location, timing, amplitude, and frequency.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 139, 674-683.

Kobrina, A., and Dent, M.L. (2016). The effects of aging and sex on detection of ultrasonic vocalizations by adult CBA/CaJ mice (Mus musculus). Hearing Research 341, 119-129.

Screven, L. A., & Dent, M.L. (2016). Discrimination of frequency modulated sweeps by mice. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 140, 1481-1487.

Toal, K.L., Radziwon, K.E., Holfoth, D.P., Xu-Friedman, M.A., and Dent, M.L. (2016).  Audiograms, gap detection thresholds, and frequency difference limens in cannabinoid receptor 1 knockout mice.  Hearing Research 332, 217-222.

Neilans, E.G., and Dent, M.L.  (2015).  Temporal coherence for complex signals in budgerigars and humans. Journal of Comparative Psychology 129, 174-180.

Neilans, E.G., and Dent, M.L. (2015). Temporal coherence for pure tones in budgerigars and humans. Journal of Comparative Psychology 129, 52-61.

Holfoth, D., Neilans, E.G., and Dent, M.L. (2014). Discrimination of partial from whole ultrasonic vocalizations using a go/no-go task in mice.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 136, 3401-3409.

Neilans, E.G., Holfoth, D., Radziwon, K.E., Portfors, C.V., and Dent, M.L. (2014). Discrimination of ultrasonic vocalizations by CBA/CaJ mice (Mus musculus) is related to spectrotemporal dissimilarity of vocalizations.PLoS One 9, e85405.

Radziwon, K.E., and Dent, M.L. (2014). Frequency difference limens and auditory cue trading in CBA/CaJ mice (Mus musculus). Behavioural Processes 106, 74-76.

Populin, L, Rajala, A., Yan, Y., and Dent, M.L. (2013). The inferior colliculus encodes the Franssen auditory spatial illusion. The European Journal of Neuroscience 38, 3056-3070.

Ryals, B.M., Dent, M.L., and Dooling, R.J. (2013). Return of function after hair cell regeneration. Hearing Research 297, 113-120.

Toarmino, C., Neilans, E.G., Dent, M.L. (2012). Identification of conspecific calls by budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus). The Yale Review of Undergraduate Research in Psychology.

Radziwon, K.E., Welch, T.E., Cone, J.P., and Dent, M.L. (2011). Identification of auditory distance cues by zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata) and budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus). J. Acoust. Soc. Am 129, 3384-3392.

Welch, T.E., and Dent, M.L. (2011). Lateralization of acoustic signals by dichotically listening budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus). J. Acoust. Soc. Am.130, 2293-2301.

Dent, M.L., McClaine, E.M., Best, V., Ozmeral, E., Gallun, F.J., Narayan, R., Sen, K., and Shinn-Cunningham, B.G. (2009). Spatial unmasking of birdsong by zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata) and budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus). Journal of Comparative Psychology 123, 357-367.

Dent, M.L., Tollin, D.J., and Yin, T.C.T. (2009). Influence of sound source location on the behavior and physiology of the precedence effect in cats.Journal of Neurophysiology 102, 724-734.

Radziwon, K.E., June, K.M., Stolzberg, D.J., Xu-Friedman, M.A., Salvi, R.J., and Dent, M.L. (2009). Behaviorally measured audiograms and gap detection thresholds in CBA/CaJ mice. Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology 195, 961-969.

Welch, T.E., Sawusch, J., and Dent, M.L., (2009). Effects of syllable-final duration on the identification of synthetic speech continua by birds and humans. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 126, 2779-2787.

Dent, M.L., Welch, T.E., McClaine, E., and Shinn-Cunningham, B.G. (2008). Species differences in the identification of acoustic stimuli by birds.Behavioural Processes 77, 184-190.

Dent, M.L., McClaine, E.M., and Welch, T.E. (2007). The Franssen Effect illusion in budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus) and zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata). Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 112, 3609-3614.

Narayan, R., Best, V., Ozmeral, E., McClaine, E., Dent, M.L., Shinn-Cunningham, B., and Sen, K. (2007). Cortical interference effects in the cocktail party problem. Nature Neuroscience 10, 1601-1607.

Dooling, R.J., Ryals, B.M., Dent, M.L., and Reid, T.L. (2006). Perception of complex sounds in budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus) with temporary hearing loss. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 119, 2524-2532.

Dent, M.L., Tollin, D.J., and Yin, T.C.T. (2005). Psychophysical and physiological studies of the precedence effect in cats. Acta Acustica 91, 463-470.

Dent, M.L., and Dooling, R.J. (2004). The precedence effect in three species of birds. Journal of Comparative Psychology 118, 325-331.

Dent, M.L., Tollin, D.J., and Yin, T.C.T. (2004). Cats experience the auditory Franssen Effect illusion. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 116, 3070-3074.

Dent, M.L., and Dooling, R.J. (2003). Investigations of the precedence effect in budgerigars: Effects of stimulus type, intensity, duration, and location.Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 113, 2146-2158.

Dent, M.L., and Dooling, R.J. (2003). Investigations of the precedence effect in budgerigars II: Perceived location of auditory images. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 113, 2159-2169.

Dent, M.L., Klump, G.M., and Schwenzfeier, C. (2002). Temporal modulation transfer functions in the barn owl (Tyto alba). Journal of Comparative Physiology A 187, 937-943.

Dooling, R.J., Leek, M.R., Gleich, O., and Dent, M.L. (2002). Auditory temporal resolution in birds: Discrimination of harmonic complexes. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 112, 748-759.

Kubke, M.F., Dent, M.L., Carr, C.E., Hodos, W., and Dooling, R.J. (2002). Nucleus Magnocellularis and Nucleus Laminaris in Belgian Waterslager and normal strain canaries. Hearing Research 164, 19-28.

Dooling, R.J. and Dent, M.L. (2001). New studies on hair cell regeneration in birds. Acoustical Science and Technology 22, 93-99.

Dooling, R.J., Dent, M.L., Leek, M.R., and Gleich, O. (2001). Masking by harmonic complexes in three species of birds: Psychophysical thresholds and cochlear responses. Hearing Research 152, 159-172.

Dent, M.L., Dooling, R.J., and Pierce, A. S. (2000). Frequency discrimination in budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulates): Effects of tonal duration and tonal context. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 107, 2657-2664.

Leek, M.R., Dent, M.L., and Dooling, R.J. (2000). Masking by harmonic complexes in budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus). Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 107, 1737-1744.

Ryals, B.R., Westbrook, W., Dooling, R.J., Dent, M.L., Linzenbold, A.L., and Larsen, O.N. (1999). Avian species differences in susceptibility to noise exposure. Hearing Research 131, 71-88.

Farabaugh, S.M., Dent, M.L., and Dooling, R.J. (1998). Hearing and vocalizations of wild-caught Australian budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus). Journal of Comparative Psychology 112, 74-81.

Dent, M.L., Brittan-Powell, E.F., Dooling, R.J., and Pierce, A. (1997). Discrimination of synthetic /ba/-/wa/ by budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus). Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 102, 1891-1897.

Dent, M.L., Larsen, O.N., and Dooling, R.J. (1997). Free-field binaural unmasking in budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus). Behavioral Neuroscience 111, 590-598.