Professor Philippe Schyns

  • Professor of Psychology (Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging)
  • Head of School (Psychology)

telephone: 01413304937
email: Philippe.Schyns@glasgow.ac.uk

R612 Level 6
58 Hillhead Street
Glasgow G12 8QB


Obtained his degree in Psychology in Liege, Belgium, in 1986, and in Computer Science in Louvain, Belgium, in 1988 followed by a Ph.D. in Cognitive Science at Brown University (USA) in 1992. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Action Editor for Psychological Science and Editor of Frontiers in Perception Science. He researches the information processing mechanisms of face, object and scene categorization in the brain.

CONSULTATION HOURS: Appointments can be made through Ms. Louise McFadzean.

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2015

Park, H., Ince, R. A.A., Schyns, P. G., Thut, G., and Gross, J. (2015) Frontal top-down signals increase coupling of auditory low-frequency oscillations to continuous speech in human listeners. Current Biology, 25(12), pp. 1649-1653. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2015.04.049) (PMID:26028433)

Richoz, A.-R., Jack, R. E., Garrod, O., Schyns, P., and Caldara, R. (2015) Reconstructing dynamic mental models of facial expressions in prosopagnosia reveals distinct representations for identity and expression. Cortex, 65, pp. 50-64. (doi:10.1016/j.cortex.2014.11.015) (PMID:25638352)

Yu, H., Garrod, O., Jack, R., and Schyns, P. (2015) A framework for automatic and perceptually valid facial expression generation. Multimedia Tools and Applications, (doi:10.1007/s11042-014-2125-9) (Early Online Publication)

2014

Rousselet, G. A., Ince, R. A.A., van Rijsbergen, N. J., and Schyns, P. G. (2014) Eye coding mechanisms in early human face event-related potentials. Journal of Vision, 14(13), Art. 7. (doi:10.1167/14.13.7)

Malcolm, G. L., Nuthmann, A., and Schyns, P. (2014) Beyond gist: strategic and incremental information accumulation for scene categorization. Psychological Science, 25(5), pp. 1087-1097. (doi:10.1177/0956797614522816) (PMID:24604146) (PMCID:PMC4232276)

Jack, R. E., Garrod, O. G.B., and Schyns, P. G. (2014) Dynamic facial expressions of emotion transmit an evolving hierarchy of signals over time. Current Biology, 24(2), pp. 187-192. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2013.11.064)

Yu, H., Garrod, O., Jack, R., and Schyns, P. (2014) Realistic facial animation generation based on facial expression mapping. In: Fifth International Conference on Graphic and Image Processing (ICGIP 2013), Hong Kong, China, 26-27 Oct 2013, 906903-1-906903-5. (doi:10.1117/12.2049921)

Gill, D., Garrod, O. G.B., Jack, R. E., and Schyns, P. G. (2014) Facial movements strategically camouflage involuntary social signals of face morphology. Psychological Science, 25(5), pp. 1079-1086. (doi:10.1177/0956797614522274)

Van Rijsbergen, N., Jaworska, K., Rousselet, G. A., and Schyns, P. G. (2014) With age comes representational wisdom in social signals. Current Biology, 24(23), pp. 2792-2796. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2014.09.075)

2013

Petro, L.S., Smith, F.W., Schyns, P.G., and Muckli, L. (2013) Decoding face categories in diagnostic subregions of primary visual cortex. European Journal of Neuroscience, 37(7), pp. 1130-1139. (doi:10.1111/ejn.12129)

Jack, R.E., Garrod, O.G.B., Yu, H., Caldara, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2013) Reply to Sauter and Eisner: differences outweigh commonalities in the communication of emotions across human cultures. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(3), E181-E182. (doi:10.1073/pnas.1211865110)

Gross, J., Hoogenboom, N., Thut, G., Schyns, P., Panzeri, S., Belin, P., and Garrod, S. (2013) Speech rhythms and multiplexed oscillatory sensory coding in the human brain. PLoS Biology, 11(12), e1001752. (doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001752)

2012

Jack, R.E., Garrod, O.G.B., Yu, H., Caldara, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2012) Facial expressions of emotion are not culturally universal. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109(19), pp. 7241-7244. (doi:10.1073/pnas.1200155109)

Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2012) Measuring internal representations from behavioral and brain data. Current Biology, 22(3), pp. 191-196. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2011.11.061)

Jack, R.E., Caldara, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2012) Internal representations reveal cultural diversity in expectations of facial expressions of emotion. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 141(1), pp. 19-25. (doi:10.1037/a0023463)

Schyns, P.G. (2012) Philippe G. Schyns. Current Biology, 22(5), R145-R147. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2011.12.039)

2011

Miellet, S., Caldara, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2011) Local Jekyll and global Hyde: the dual identity of face identification. Psychological Science, 22(12), pp. 1518-1526. (doi:10.1177/0956797611424290)

Thut, G., Veniero, D., Romei, V., Miniussi, C., Schyns, P., and Gross, J. (2011) Rhythmic TMS causes local entrainment of natural oscillatory signatures. Current Biology, 21(14), pp. 1176-1185. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2011.05.049 )

Wang, H.F., Friel, N., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2011) Efficient bubbles for visual categorization tasks. Vision Research, 51(12), pp. 1318-1323. (doi:10.1016/j.visres.2011.04.007)

Romei, V., Driver, J., Schyns, P.G., and Thut, G. (2011) Rhythmic TMS over parietal cortex links distinct brain frequencies to global versus local visual processing. Current Biology, 21(4), pp. 334-337. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2011.01.035)

Gross, J., Schyns, P.G., and Thut, G. (2011) Entrainment of perceptually relevant brain oscillations by non-invasive rhythmic stimulation of the human brain. Frontiers in Psychology, 2(170), (doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00170)

Rousselet, G.A., Pernet, C.R., Caldara, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2011) Visual object categorization in the brain: what can we really learn from ERP peaks? Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 5, p. 156. (doi:10.3389/fnhum.2011.00156)

Schyns, P.G., Thut, G., and Gross, J. (2011) Cracking the code of oscillatory activity. PLoS Biology, 9(5), e1001064. (doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001064)

2010

Taschereau-Dumouchel, V., Rossion, B., Schyns, P.G., and Gosselin, F. (2010) Interattribute distances do not represent the identity of real-world faces. Frontiers in Psychology, 1(159),

Schyns, P.G. (2010) Grand challenges in perception science: modeling the future. Frontiers in Psychology, 1, (doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2010.00010)

2009

Smith, M., Fries, P., Gosselin, F., Goebel, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2009) Inverse mapping the neuronal substrates of face categorizations. Cerebral Cortex, 19(10), pp. 2428-2438. (doi:10.1093/cercor/bhn257)

Smith, F.W., and Schyns, P.G. (2009) Smile Through Your Fear and Sadness: Transmitting and Identifying Facial Expression Signals Over a Range of Viewing Distances. Psychological Science, 20(10), pp. 1202-1208. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9280.2009.02427.x )

Jack, R.E., Blais, C., Scheepers, C., Schyns, P.G., and Caldara, R. (2009) Cultural confusions show that facial expressions are not universal. Current Biology, 19(18), pp. 1543-1548. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2009.07.051)

Schyns, P.G., Petro, L.S., and Smith, M.L. (2009) Transmission of facial expressions of emotion co-evolved with their efficient decoding in the brain: behavioral and brain evidence. PLoS ONE, 4(5), e5625. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0005625)

Schyns, P.G., Gosselin, F., and Smith, M. (2009) Information processing algorithms in the brain. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 13(1), pp. 20-26. (doi:10.1016/j.tics.2008.09.008)

van Rijsbergen, N.J., and Schyns, P.G. (2009) Dynamics of trimming the content of face representations for categorization in the brain. PLoS Computational Biology, 5(11), e1000561. (doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000561)

2008

Smith, F.W., Muckli, L., Brennan, D., Pernet, C., Smith, M., Belin, P., Gosselin, F., Hadley, D.M., Cavanagh, J., and Schyns, P.G. (2008) Classification images reveal the information sensitivity of brain voxels in fMRI. NeuroImage, 40(4), pp. 1643-1654. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.01.029 )

2007

Bentin, S., Taylor, M.J., Rousselet, G.A., Itier, R.J., Caldara, R., Schyns, P.G., and et, a. (2007) Controlling interstimulus perceptual variance does not abolish N170 face sensitivity. Nature Neuroscience, 10(7), pp. 801-802.

Gibson, B., Lazareva, O., Gosselin, F., Schyns, P., and Wasserman, E. (2007) Nonaccidental properties underlie shape recognition in mammalian and nonmammalian vision. Current Biology, 17, pp. 336-340. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2006.12.025)

Pernet, C., Schyns, P., and Demonet, J. (2007) Specific, selective or preferential: Comments on category specificity in neuroimaging. Neuroimage, 35, pp. 991-997. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2007.01.017)

Schyns, P. (2007) Superstitious Perceptions Reveal Properties of Internal Representations: Full Research Report. ESRC End of Award Report. Other. ESRC. (Unpublished)

Schyns, P., Petro, L., and Smith, M. (2007) Dynamics of visual information integration in the brain for categorizing facial expressions. Current Biology, 17(18), pp. 1580-1585. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2007.08.048)

Simmons, D.R. et al. (2007) Visual appearance: applications in public health dentistry and maxillo-facial surgery. In: CIE Expert Symposium on Visual Appearance, 2007,

Smith, M., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2007) From a face to its category via a few information processing states in the brain. Neuroimage, 37, pp. 974-984. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2007.05.030)

2006

Halit, H., de Haan, M., Schyns, P., and Johnson, M. (2006) Is high-spatial frequency information used in the early stages of face detection? Brain Research, 1117, pp. 154-161. (doi:10.1016/j.brainres.2006.07.059)

Humphreys, K., Gosselin, F., Schyns, P.G., and Johnson, M.H. (2006) Using "Bubbles" with babies: A new technique for investigating the informational basis of infant perception. Infant Behaviour and Development, 29, pp. 471-475. (doi:10.1016/j.infbeh.2006.02.002)

Joyce, C.A., Schyns, P.G., Fosselin, F., Cotterell, G.W., and Rossion, B. (2006) Early selection of diagnostic facial information. Vision Research(46), pp. 800-813.

Joyce, C., Schyns, P., Gosselin, F., Cottrell, G., and Rossion, B. (2006) Early selection of diagnostic facial information in the human visual cortex. Vision Research, 46, pp. 800-813. (doi:10.1016/j.visres.2005.09.016)

Oliva, A., Torralba, A., and Schyns, P. (2006) Hybrid images. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 25, pp. 527-532.

Ozgen, E., Payne, H., Sowden, P., and Schyns, P. (2006) Retinotopic sensitisation to spatial scale: Evidence for flexible. spatial frequency processing in scene perception. Vision Research, 46, pp. 1108-1119. (doi:10.1016/j.visres.2005.07.015)

Quinn, P., Schyns, P., and Goldstone, R. (2006) The interplay between perceptual organization and categorization in the representation of complex visual patterns by young infants. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 95(2), pp. 117-127. (doi:10.1016/j.jecp.2006.04.001)

Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2006) Perceptual Moments of Conscious Visual Experience. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103(14), pp. 5626-5631. (doi: 10.1073/pnas.0508972103)

Smith, M., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2006) Perceptual moments of conscious visual experience inferred from oscillatory brain activity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103(14), pp. 5626-5631. (doi:10.1073/pnas.0508972103)

Sowden, P., and Schyns, P. (2006) Channel surfing in the visual brain. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 10, pp. 538-545. (doi:10.1016/j.tics.2006.10.007)

2005

Adolphs, R., Gosselin, F., Buchanan, T., Tranel, D., Schyns, P., and Damasio, A. (2005) A mechanism for impaired fear recognition after amygdala damage. Nature, 433, pp. 68-72. (doi:10.1038/nature03086)

Caldara, R., Schyns, P., Mayer, E., Smith, M., Gosselin, F., and Rossion, B. (2005) Does prosopagnosia take the eyes out of face representations? Evidence for a defect in representing diagnostic facial information following brain damage. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17, pp. 1652-1666.

Caldara, R., Schyns, P.G., Mayer, E., Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Rossion, B. (2005) Does prosopagnosia take the eyes out from faces? Evidence for a defect in the use of diagnostic information in a brain damaged patient. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience(17), pp. 1552-1566.

Caldara, R., Schyns, P.G., Mayer, E., Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Rossion, B. (2005) Does prosopagnosia take the eyes out of face representations? Evidence for a defect in representing diagnostic facial information following brain damage. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17(10), pp. 1652-1666.

Chauvin, A., Worsley, K., Schyns, P., Arguin, M., and Gosselin, F. (2005) Accurate statistical tests for smooth classification images. Journal of Vision, 5, pp. 659-667. (doi:10.1167/5.9.1)

Gibson, B.M., Wasserman, E.A., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2005) Applying Bubbles to Localize Features That Control Pigeons Visual. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 31(3), pp. 376-382.

Gibson, B.M., Wasserman, E.A., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2005) Applying bubbles to localize features that control pigeons' visual discrimination behavior. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 31, pp. 376-382. (doi:10.1037/0097-7403.31.3.376)

Goffaux, V., Jacques, C., Mouraux, A., Oliva, A., Schyns, P., and Rossion, B. (2005) Diagnostic colours contribute to the early stages of scene categorization: Behavioural and neurophysiological evidence. Visual Cognition, 12, pp. 878-892. (doi:10.1080/1350628044400562)

Goffaux, V., Jacques, C., Mouraux, A., Oliva, A., Schyns, P.G., and Rossion, B. (2005) Diagnostic colors contribute to the early stages of scene categorization: behavioral and electrophysiological evidence. Visual Cognition, 17(10), pp. 878-892.

McCotter, M., Gosselin, F., Sowden, P., and Schyns, P. (2005) The use of visual information in natural scenes. Visual Cognition, 12, pp. 938-953. (doi:10.1080/13506280444000599)

Ozgen, E., Sowden, P., Schyns, P., and Daoutis, C. (2005) Top-down attentional modulation of spatial frequency processing in scene perception. Visual Cognition, 12, pp. 925-937. (doi:10.1080/13506280444000580)

Schyns, P. (2005) Bubbles: A Technique to Reveal the Use of Information in Recognition Tasks EOA Report. Project Report. ESRC. (Unpublished)

Schyns, P. (2005) Flexible Rather than Fixed Usage of Spatial Scales in Recognition Full Research Report. Other. ESRC. (Unpublished)

Schyns, P. (2005) Information Diagnosticity and Information Perception in Object Recognition Full Research Report. Other. ESRC. (Unpublished)

Schyns, P. (2005) What Perceptual Information Conveys Facial Identity and Expression? Full Research Report. Project Report. ESRC. (Unpublished)

Smith, M.L., Cottrell, G.W., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2005) Transmitting and decoding facial expressions. Psychological Science, 16(3), pp. 184-189. (doi:10.1111/j.0956-7976.2005.00801.x)

Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., Cottrell, G.W., and Schyns, P.G. (2005) Transmitting and decoding facial expressions. Psychological Science(16), pp. 753-761.

2004

Eger, E., Schyns, P., and Kleinschmidt, A. (2004) Scale invariant adaptation in fusiform face-responsive regions. Neuroimage, 22(1), pp. 232-242. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2003.12.028)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2004) No troubles with bubbles: a reply to Murray and Gold. Vision Research, 44, pp. 471-477. (doi:10.1016/j.visres.2003.10.007)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2004) A picture is worth thousands of trials: rendering the use of visual information from spiking neurons to recognition. Cognitive Science, 28(2), pp. 141-146. (doi:10.1207/s15516709cog2802_1)

Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2004) Receptive fields for flexible face categorizations. Psychological Science, 15(11), pp. 753-761. (doi:10.1111/j.0956-7976.2004.00752.x)

Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2004) Receptive fields for flexible face categorizations. Psychological Science, 15(11), pp. 753-761.

Vinette, C., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2004) Spatio-temporal dynamics of face recognition in a flash: it's in the eyes. Cognitive Science, 28, pp. 289-301. (doi:10.1016/j.cogsci.2004.01.002)

2003

Goffaux, V., Jemel, B., Jacques, C., Rossion, B., and Schyns, P. (2003) ERP evidence for task modulations on face perceptual processing at different spatial scales. Cognitive Science, 27, pp. 313-325. (doi:10.1016/S0364-0213(03)00002-8)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2003) Superstitious perceptions reveal properties of internal representations. Psychological Science, 14(5), pp. 505-509. (doi:10.1111/1467-9280.03452)

Paul, L., and Schyns, P. (2003) Attention enhances feature integration. Vision Research, 43, pp. 1793-1798. (doi:10.1016/S0042-6989(03)00270-0)

Quinn, P., and Schyns, P. (2003) What goes up may come down: perceptual process and knowledge access in the organization of complex visual patterns by young infants. Cognitive Science, 27, pp. 923-935. (doi:10.1016/j.cogsci.2003.07.001)

Schyns, P.G., Jentzsch, I., Johnson, M., Schweinberger, S.R., and Gosselin, F. (2003) A Principled Method for Determining the Functionality of ERP Components. NeuroReport(14), pp. 1665-1669.

Schyns, P. (2003) Categorizing and perceiving objects: Exploring a continuum of information use. Psychology of Learning and Motivation, 42, pp. 193-224.

Schyns, P., Jentzsch, I., Johnson, M., Schweinberger, S., and Gosselin, F. (2003) A principled method for determining the functionality of brain responses. NeuroReport, 14, pp. 1665-1669. (doi:10.1097/01.wnr.0000088408.04452.e9)

Sowden, P., Ozgen, E., Schyns, P., and Daoutis, C. (2003) Expectancy effects on spatial frequency processing. Vision Research, 43, pp. 2759-2772. (doi:10.1016/S0042-6989(03)00480-2)

2002

Bonnar, L., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2002) Understanding Dali's Slave Market with the Disappearing Bust of Voltaire: a case study in the scale information driving perception. Perception, 31(6), pp. 683-691. (doi:10.1068/p3276)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2002) RAP: a new framework for visual categorization. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 6, pp. 70-77.

McCotter, M.V., Gosselin, F.G., Garrod, S.C., and Schyns, P.G. (2002) Superstitious perceptions reveal representations of spatial propositions. Perception(31), p. 110.

Schyns, P.G., Bonnar, L., and Gosselin, F. (2002) Show me the features! Understanding recognition from the use of visual information. Psychological Science, 13(5), pp. 402-409. (doi:10.1111/1467-9280.00472)

2001

Morrison, D.J., and Schyns, P.G. (2001) Usage of spatial scales for the categorization of faces, objects, and scenes. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 8(3), pp. 454-469. (doi:10.3758/BF03196180)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2001) Bubbles: a technique to reveal the use of information in recognition tasks. Vision Research, 41(17), pp. 2261-2271. (doi:10.1016/S0042-6989(01)00097-9)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2001) Why do we SLIP to the basic level? Computational constraints and their implementation. Psychological Review, 108, pp. 735-758.

Gosselin, F., Archambault, A., and Schyns, P.G. (2001) Interactions between taxonomic knowledge, categorization, and perception. In: Hahn, U. and Rascar, M. (eds.) Similarity and Categorization. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780198506287

2000

Oliva, A., and Schyns, P.G. (2000) Diagnostic colors mediate scene recognition. Cognitive Psychology, 41(2), pp. 176-210.

1999

Archambault, A., O'Donnell, C., and Schyns, P.G. (1999) Blind to object changes: When learning the same object at different levels of categorization modifies its perception. Psychological Science, 10(3), pp. 249-255. (doi:10.1111/1467-9280.00145)

Schyns, P.G. (1999) The case for cognitive penetrability. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 22(3), p. 394.

Schyns, P.G., and Oliva, A. (1999) Dr. Angry and Mr. Smile: when categorization flexibly modifies the perception of faces in rapid visual presentations. Cognition, 69(3), pp. 243-265. (doi:10.1016/S0010-0277(98)00069-9)

1998

Schyns, P.G. (1998) Diagnostic recognition: task constraints, object information, and their interactions. Cognition, 67(1&2), pp. 147-179.

Schyns, P.G., Goldstone, R.L., and Thibaut, J.P. (1998) The development of features in object concepts. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 21(1), pp. 1-17.

1997

Oliva, A., and Schyns, P.G. (1997) Coarse blobs or fine edges? Evidence that information diagnosticity changes the perception of complex visual stimuli. Cognitive Psychology, 34(1), pp. 72-107.

Schyns, P.G., and Oliva, A. (1997) Flexible, diagnosticity-driven, rather than fixed, perceptually determined scale selection in scene and face recognition. Perception, 26(8), pp. 1027-1038.

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Number of items: 96.

Articles

Park, H., Ince, R. A.A., Schyns, P. G., Thut, G., and Gross, J. (2015) Frontal top-down signals increase coupling of auditory low-frequency oscillations to continuous speech in human listeners. Current Biology, 25(12), pp. 1649-1653. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2015.04.049) (PMID:26028433)

Richoz, A.-R., Jack, R. E., Garrod, O., Schyns, P., and Caldara, R. (2015) Reconstructing dynamic mental models of facial expressions in prosopagnosia reveals distinct representations for identity and expression. Cortex, 65, pp. 50-64. (doi:10.1016/j.cortex.2014.11.015) (PMID:25638352)

Yu, H., Garrod, O., Jack, R., and Schyns, P. (2015) A framework for automatic and perceptually valid facial expression generation. Multimedia Tools and Applications, (doi:10.1007/s11042-014-2125-9) (Early Online Publication)

Rousselet, G. A., Ince, R. A.A., van Rijsbergen, N. J., and Schyns, P. G. (2014) Eye coding mechanisms in early human face event-related potentials. Journal of Vision, 14(13), Art. 7. (doi:10.1167/14.13.7)

Malcolm, G. L., Nuthmann, A., and Schyns, P. (2014) Beyond gist: strategic and incremental information accumulation for scene categorization. Psychological Science, 25(5), pp. 1087-1097. (doi:10.1177/0956797614522816) (PMID:24604146) (PMCID:PMC4232276)

Jack, R. E., Garrod, O. G.B., and Schyns, P. G. (2014) Dynamic facial expressions of emotion transmit an evolving hierarchy of signals over time. Current Biology, 24(2), pp. 187-192. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2013.11.064)

Gill, D., Garrod, O. G.B., Jack, R. E., and Schyns, P. G. (2014) Facial movements strategically camouflage involuntary social signals of face morphology. Psychological Science, 25(5), pp. 1079-1086. (doi:10.1177/0956797614522274)

Van Rijsbergen, N., Jaworska, K., Rousselet, G. A., and Schyns, P. G. (2014) With age comes representational wisdom in social signals. Current Biology, 24(23), pp. 2792-2796. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2014.09.075)

Petro, L.S., Smith, F.W., Schyns, P.G., and Muckli, L. (2013) Decoding face categories in diagnostic subregions of primary visual cortex. European Journal of Neuroscience, 37(7), pp. 1130-1139. (doi:10.1111/ejn.12129)

Jack, R.E., Garrod, O.G.B., Yu, H., Caldara, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2013) Reply to Sauter and Eisner: differences outweigh commonalities in the communication of emotions across human cultures. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(3), E181-E182. (doi:10.1073/pnas.1211865110)

Gross, J., Hoogenboom, N., Thut, G., Schyns, P., Panzeri, S., Belin, P., and Garrod, S. (2013) Speech rhythms and multiplexed oscillatory sensory coding in the human brain. PLoS Biology, 11(12), e1001752. (doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001752)

Jack, R.E., Garrod, O.G.B., Yu, H., Caldara, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2012) Facial expressions of emotion are not culturally universal. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109(19), pp. 7241-7244. (doi:10.1073/pnas.1200155109)

Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2012) Measuring internal representations from behavioral and brain data. Current Biology, 22(3), pp. 191-196. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2011.11.061)

Jack, R.E., Caldara, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2012) Internal representations reveal cultural diversity in expectations of facial expressions of emotion. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 141(1), pp. 19-25. (doi:10.1037/a0023463)

Schyns, P.G. (2012) Philippe G. Schyns. Current Biology, 22(5), R145-R147. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2011.12.039)

Miellet, S., Caldara, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2011) Local Jekyll and global Hyde: the dual identity of face identification. Psychological Science, 22(12), pp. 1518-1526. (doi:10.1177/0956797611424290)

Thut, G., Veniero, D., Romei, V., Miniussi, C., Schyns, P., and Gross, J. (2011) Rhythmic TMS causes local entrainment of natural oscillatory signatures. Current Biology, 21(14), pp. 1176-1185. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2011.05.049 )

Wang, H.F., Friel, N., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2011) Efficient bubbles for visual categorization tasks. Vision Research, 51(12), pp. 1318-1323. (doi:10.1016/j.visres.2011.04.007)

Romei, V., Driver, J., Schyns, P.G., and Thut, G. (2011) Rhythmic TMS over parietal cortex links distinct brain frequencies to global versus local visual processing. Current Biology, 21(4), pp. 334-337. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2011.01.035)

Gross, J., Schyns, P.G., and Thut, G. (2011) Entrainment of perceptually relevant brain oscillations by non-invasive rhythmic stimulation of the human brain. Frontiers in Psychology, 2(170), (doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00170)

Rousselet, G.A., Pernet, C.R., Caldara, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2011) Visual object categorization in the brain: what can we really learn from ERP peaks? Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 5, p. 156. (doi:10.3389/fnhum.2011.00156)

Schyns, P.G., Thut, G., and Gross, J. (2011) Cracking the code of oscillatory activity. PLoS Biology, 9(5), e1001064. (doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001064)

Taschereau-Dumouchel, V., Rossion, B., Schyns, P.G., and Gosselin, F. (2010) Interattribute distances do not represent the identity of real-world faces. Frontiers in Psychology, 1(159),

Schyns, P.G. (2010) Grand challenges in perception science: modeling the future. Frontiers in Psychology, 1, (doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2010.00010)

Smith, M., Fries, P., Gosselin, F., Goebel, R., and Schyns, P.G. (2009) Inverse mapping the neuronal substrates of face categorizations. Cerebral Cortex, 19(10), pp. 2428-2438. (doi:10.1093/cercor/bhn257)

Smith, F.W., and Schyns, P.G. (2009) Smile Through Your Fear and Sadness: Transmitting and Identifying Facial Expression Signals Over a Range of Viewing Distances. Psychological Science, 20(10), pp. 1202-1208. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9280.2009.02427.x )

Jack, R.E., Blais, C., Scheepers, C., Schyns, P.G., and Caldara, R. (2009) Cultural confusions show that facial expressions are not universal. Current Biology, 19(18), pp. 1543-1548. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2009.07.051)

Schyns, P.G., Petro, L.S., and Smith, M.L. (2009) Transmission of facial expressions of emotion co-evolved with their efficient decoding in the brain: behavioral and brain evidence. PLoS ONE, 4(5), e5625. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0005625)

Schyns, P.G., Gosselin, F., and Smith, M. (2009) Information processing algorithms in the brain. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 13(1), pp. 20-26. (doi:10.1016/j.tics.2008.09.008)

van Rijsbergen, N.J., and Schyns, P.G. (2009) Dynamics of trimming the content of face representations for categorization in the brain. PLoS Computational Biology, 5(11), e1000561. (doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000561)

Smith, F.W., Muckli, L., Brennan, D., Pernet, C., Smith, M., Belin, P., Gosselin, F., Hadley, D.M., Cavanagh, J., and Schyns, P.G. (2008) Classification images reveal the information sensitivity of brain voxels in fMRI. NeuroImage, 40(4), pp. 1643-1654. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.01.029 )

Bentin, S., Taylor, M.J., Rousselet, G.A., Itier, R.J., Caldara, R., Schyns, P.G., and et, a. (2007) Controlling interstimulus perceptual variance does not abolish N170 face sensitivity. Nature Neuroscience, 10(7), pp. 801-802.

Gibson, B., Lazareva, O., Gosselin, F., Schyns, P., and Wasserman, E. (2007) Nonaccidental properties underlie shape recognition in mammalian and nonmammalian vision. Current Biology, 17, pp. 336-340. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2006.12.025)

Pernet, C., Schyns, P., and Demonet, J. (2007) Specific, selective or preferential: Comments on category specificity in neuroimaging. Neuroimage, 35, pp. 991-997. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2007.01.017)

Schyns, P., Petro, L., and Smith, M. (2007) Dynamics of visual information integration in the brain for categorizing facial expressions. Current Biology, 17(18), pp. 1580-1585. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2007.08.048)

Smith, M., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2007) From a face to its category via a few information processing states in the brain. Neuroimage, 37, pp. 974-984. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2007.05.030)

Halit, H., de Haan, M., Schyns, P., and Johnson, M. (2006) Is high-spatial frequency information used in the early stages of face detection? Brain Research, 1117, pp. 154-161. (doi:10.1016/j.brainres.2006.07.059)

Humphreys, K., Gosselin, F., Schyns, P.G., and Johnson, M.H. (2006) Using "Bubbles" with babies: A new technique for investigating the informational basis of infant perception. Infant Behaviour and Development, 29, pp. 471-475. (doi:10.1016/j.infbeh.2006.02.002)

Joyce, C.A., Schyns, P.G., Fosselin, F., Cotterell, G.W., and Rossion, B. (2006) Early selection of diagnostic facial information. Vision Research(46), pp. 800-813.

Joyce, C., Schyns, P., Gosselin, F., Cottrell, G., and Rossion, B. (2006) Early selection of diagnostic facial information in the human visual cortex. Vision Research, 46, pp. 800-813. (doi:10.1016/j.visres.2005.09.016)

Oliva, A., Torralba, A., and Schyns, P. (2006) Hybrid images. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 25, pp. 527-532.

Ozgen, E., Payne, H., Sowden, P., and Schyns, P. (2006) Retinotopic sensitisation to spatial scale: Evidence for flexible. spatial frequency processing in scene perception. Vision Research, 46, pp. 1108-1119. (doi:10.1016/j.visres.2005.07.015)

Quinn, P., Schyns, P., and Goldstone, R. (2006) The interplay between perceptual organization and categorization in the representation of complex visual patterns by young infants. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 95(2), pp. 117-127. (doi:10.1016/j.jecp.2006.04.001)

Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2006) Perceptual Moments of Conscious Visual Experience. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103(14), pp. 5626-5631. (doi: 10.1073/pnas.0508972103)

Smith, M., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2006) Perceptual moments of conscious visual experience inferred from oscillatory brain activity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103(14), pp. 5626-5631. (doi:10.1073/pnas.0508972103)

Sowden, P., and Schyns, P. (2006) Channel surfing in the visual brain. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 10, pp. 538-545. (doi:10.1016/j.tics.2006.10.007)

Adolphs, R., Gosselin, F., Buchanan, T., Tranel, D., Schyns, P., and Damasio, A. (2005) A mechanism for impaired fear recognition after amygdala damage. Nature, 433, pp. 68-72. (doi:10.1038/nature03086)

Caldara, R., Schyns, P., Mayer, E., Smith, M., Gosselin, F., and Rossion, B. (2005) Does prosopagnosia take the eyes out of face representations? Evidence for a defect in representing diagnostic facial information following brain damage. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17, pp. 1652-1666.

Caldara, R., Schyns, P.G., Mayer, E., Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Rossion, B. (2005) Does prosopagnosia take the eyes out from faces? Evidence for a defect in the use of diagnostic information in a brain damaged patient. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience(17), pp. 1552-1566.

Caldara, R., Schyns, P.G., Mayer, E., Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Rossion, B. (2005) Does prosopagnosia take the eyes out of face representations? Evidence for a defect in representing diagnostic facial information following brain damage. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17(10), pp. 1652-1666.

Chauvin, A., Worsley, K., Schyns, P., Arguin, M., and Gosselin, F. (2005) Accurate statistical tests for smooth classification images. Journal of Vision, 5, pp. 659-667. (doi:10.1167/5.9.1)

Gibson, B.M., Wasserman, E.A., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2005) Applying Bubbles to Localize Features That Control Pigeons Visual. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 31(3), pp. 376-382.

Gibson, B.M., Wasserman, E.A., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2005) Applying bubbles to localize features that control pigeons' visual discrimination behavior. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 31, pp. 376-382. (doi:10.1037/0097-7403.31.3.376)

Goffaux, V., Jacques, C., Mouraux, A., Oliva, A., Schyns, P., and Rossion, B. (2005) Diagnostic colours contribute to the early stages of scene categorization: Behavioural and neurophysiological evidence. Visual Cognition, 12, pp. 878-892. (doi:10.1080/1350628044400562)

Goffaux, V., Jacques, C., Mouraux, A., Oliva, A., Schyns, P.G., and Rossion, B. (2005) Diagnostic colors contribute to the early stages of scene categorization: behavioral and electrophysiological evidence. Visual Cognition, 17(10), pp. 878-892.

McCotter, M., Gosselin, F., Sowden, P., and Schyns, P. (2005) The use of visual information in natural scenes. Visual Cognition, 12, pp. 938-953. (doi:10.1080/13506280444000599)

Ozgen, E., Sowden, P., Schyns, P., and Daoutis, C. (2005) Top-down attentional modulation of spatial frequency processing in scene perception. Visual Cognition, 12, pp. 925-937. (doi:10.1080/13506280444000580)

Smith, M.L., Cottrell, G.W., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2005) Transmitting and decoding facial expressions. Psychological Science, 16(3), pp. 184-189. (doi:10.1111/j.0956-7976.2005.00801.x)

Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., Cottrell, G.W., and Schyns, P.G. (2005) Transmitting and decoding facial expressions. Psychological Science(16), pp. 753-761.

Eger, E., Schyns, P., and Kleinschmidt, A. (2004) Scale invariant adaptation in fusiform face-responsive regions. Neuroimage, 22(1), pp. 232-242. (doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2003.12.028)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2004) No troubles with bubbles: a reply to Murray and Gold. Vision Research, 44, pp. 471-477. (doi:10.1016/j.visres.2003.10.007)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2004) A picture is worth thousands of trials: rendering the use of visual information from spiking neurons to recognition. Cognitive Science, 28(2), pp. 141-146. (doi:10.1207/s15516709cog2802_1)

Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2004) Receptive fields for flexible face categorizations. Psychological Science, 15(11), pp. 753-761. (doi:10.1111/j.0956-7976.2004.00752.x)

Smith, M.L., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2004) Receptive fields for flexible face categorizations. Psychological Science, 15(11), pp. 753-761.

Vinette, C., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2004) Spatio-temporal dynamics of face recognition in a flash: it's in the eyes. Cognitive Science, 28, pp. 289-301. (doi:10.1016/j.cogsci.2004.01.002)

Goffaux, V., Jemel, B., Jacques, C., Rossion, B., and Schyns, P. (2003) ERP evidence for task modulations on face perceptual processing at different spatial scales. Cognitive Science, 27, pp. 313-325. (doi:10.1016/S0364-0213(03)00002-8)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2003) Superstitious perceptions reveal properties of internal representations. Psychological Science, 14(5), pp. 505-509. (doi:10.1111/1467-9280.03452)

Paul, L., and Schyns, P. (2003) Attention enhances feature integration. Vision Research, 43, pp. 1793-1798. (doi:10.1016/S0042-6989(03)00270-0)

Quinn, P., and Schyns, P. (2003) What goes up may come down: perceptual process and knowledge access in the organization of complex visual patterns by young infants. Cognitive Science, 27, pp. 923-935. (doi:10.1016/j.cogsci.2003.07.001)

Schyns, P.G., Jentzsch, I., Johnson, M., Schweinberger, S.R., and Gosselin, F. (2003) A Principled Method for Determining the Functionality of ERP Components. NeuroReport(14), pp. 1665-1669.

Schyns, P. (2003) Categorizing and perceiving objects: Exploring a continuum of information use. Psychology of Learning and Motivation, 42, pp. 193-224.

Schyns, P., Jentzsch, I., Johnson, M., Schweinberger, S., and Gosselin, F. (2003) A principled method for determining the functionality of brain responses. NeuroReport, 14, pp. 1665-1669. (doi:10.1097/01.wnr.0000088408.04452.e9)

Sowden, P., Ozgen, E., Schyns, P., and Daoutis, C. (2003) Expectancy effects on spatial frequency processing. Vision Research, 43, pp. 2759-2772. (doi:10.1016/S0042-6989(03)00480-2)

Bonnar, L., Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2002) Understanding Dali's Slave Market with the Disappearing Bust of Voltaire: a case study in the scale information driving perception. Perception, 31(6), pp. 683-691. (doi:10.1068/p3276)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2002) RAP: a new framework for visual categorization. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 6, pp. 70-77.

McCotter, M.V., Gosselin, F.G., Garrod, S.C., and Schyns, P.G. (2002) Superstitious perceptions reveal representations of spatial propositions. Perception(31), p. 110.

Schyns, P.G., Bonnar, L., and Gosselin, F. (2002) Show me the features! Understanding recognition from the use of visual information. Psychological Science, 13(5), pp. 402-409. (doi:10.1111/1467-9280.00472)

Morrison, D.J., and Schyns, P.G. (2001) Usage of spatial scales for the categorization of faces, objects, and scenes. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 8(3), pp. 454-469. (doi:10.3758/BF03196180)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P.G. (2001) Bubbles: a technique to reveal the use of information in recognition tasks. Vision Research, 41(17), pp. 2261-2271. (doi:10.1016/S0042-6989(01)00097-9)

Gosselin, F., and Schyns, P. (2001) Why do we SLIP to the basic level? Computational constraints and their implementation. Psychological Review, 108, pp. 735-758.

Oliva, A., and Schyns, P.G. (2000) Diagnostic colors mediate scene recognition. Cognitive Psychology, 41(2), pp. 176-210.

Archambault, A., O'Donnell, C., and Schyns, P.G. (1999) Blind to object changes: When learning the same object at different levels of categorization modifies its perception. Psychological Science, 10(3), pp. 249-255. (doi:10.1111/1467-9280.00145)

Schyns, P.G. (1999) The case for cognitive penetrability. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 22(3), p. 394.

Schyns, P.G., and Oliva, A. (1999) Dr. Angry and Mr. Smile: when categorization flexibly modifies the perception of faces in rapid visual presentations. Cognition, 69(3), pp. 243-265. (doi:10.1016/S0010-0277(98)00069-9)

Schyns, P.G. (1998) Diagnostic recognition: task constraints, object information, and their interactions. Cognition, 67(1&2), pp. 147-179.

Schyns, P.G., Goldstone, R.L., and Thibaut, J.P. (1998) The development of features in object concepts. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 21(1), pp. 1-17.

Oliva, A., and Schyns, P.G. (1997) Coarse blobs or fine edges? Evidence that information diagnosticity changes the perception of complex visual stimuli. Cognitive Psychology, 34(1), pp. 72-107.

Schyns, P.G., and Oliva, A. (1997) Flexible, diagnosticity-driven, rather than fixed, perceptually determined scale selection in scene and face recognition. Perception, 26(8), pp. 1027-1038.

Book Sections

Gosselin, F., Archambault, A., and Schyns, P.G. (2001) Interactions between taxonomic knowledge, categorization, and perception. In: Hahn, U. and Rascar, M. (eds.) Similarity and Categorization. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780198506287

Research Reports or Papers

Schyns, P. (2007) Superstitious Perceptions Reveal Properties of Internal Representations: Full Research Report. ESRC End of Award Report. Other. ESRC. (Unpublished)

Schyns, P. (2005) Bubbles: A Technique to Reveal the Use of Information in Recognition Tasks EOA Report. Project Report. ESRC. (Unpublished)

Schyns, P. (2005) Flexible Rather than Fixed Usage of Spatial Scales in Recognition Full Research Report. Other. ESRC. (Unpublished)

Schyns, P. (2005) Information Diagnosticity and Information Perception in Object Recognition Full Research Report. Other. ESRC. (Unpublished)

Schyns, P. (2005) What Perceptual Information Conveys Facial Identity and Expression? Full Research Report. Project Report. ESRC. (Unpublished)

Conference Proceedings

Yu, H., Garrod, O., Jack, R., and Schyns, P. (2014) Realistic facial animation generation based on facial expression mapping. In: Fifth International Conference on Graphic and Image Processing (ICGIP 2013), Hong Kong, China, 26-27 Oct 2013, 906903-1-906903-5. (doi:10.1117/12.2049921)

Simmons, D.R. et al. (2007) Visual appearance: applications in public health dentistry and maxillo-facial surgery. In: CIE Expert Symposium on Visual Appearance, 2007,

This list was generated on Tue Jun 30 06:37:53 2015 BST.

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • Brain Algorithmics: Reverse Engineering Dynamic Information Processing Networks from MEG time series
    Wellcome Trust
    2016 - 2021
     
  • Visual Commonsense for Scene Understanding
    Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council
    2016 - 2019
     
  • The neural representation of vocal emotion: representational similarity analysis and information-theoretic approaches
    Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
    2015 - 2018
     
  • EPSRC Reviewers' Incentive Scheme - Psychology
    Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council
    2013 - 2014
     
  • Mapping the Cultural Landscape of Emotions for Social Interaction
    Economic & Social Research Council
    2012 - 2015
     
  • Understanding age-related changes in processing facial emotion
    Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
    2012 - 2015
     
  • DADIOS (Data-driven Analysis of the Dynamics of Information-acquisition Over time during Social judgement)
    Economic & Social Research Council
    2012 - 2015
     
  • Modifying Brain Oscillations to Drive Perception
    BBSRC
    2011 - 2014
     
  • High-level knowledge effects on eye movements in real-world scenes
    ESRC
    2010 - 2011
     
  • Social interaction - a cognitive-neurosciences approach
    ESRC
    2008 - 2011
     
  • Adaptive sampling algorithms for cognitive neuroscience applications using bubbles
    EPSRC
    2007 - 2011
     
  • Brain Imaging Project (Centre for cognitive neuro-imaging CCNi)
    Wolfson Foundation
    2007 - 2009
     
  • Cortical networks for flexible categorisations
    BBSRC
    2007 - 2010
     
  • Research Councils UK Academic Fellowships
    EPSRC
    2005 - 2011
     
  • Superstitious perceptions reveal properties of internal representations
    ESRC
    2003 - 2007
     
  • Bubbles: A technique to reveal the use of information in recognition tasks
    ESRC
    2002 - 2005