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Andrei Gorea
Director of laboratory
Member of the Vision group
Senior Research Scientist
Address : 45, rue des Saints-Pères, 75006 Paris, France
Telephone(s) : +33(0)
Fax : +33(0)
Office : H431H
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Scientific interests : Perception, décision, attention (avec D. Sagi) Interactions sensori-motrices (projet ANR) La perception et la chute (avec P.-P. Vidal & J. McIntyre; projet BQR) Aspects décisionnels de l'héminégligence et de l'extinction (avec D. Sagi, Y. Bonneh, M. Pavlovskaya) Processus sous-jacents l'instabilité perceptive ("Motion Induced Blindness")

PUBLICATIONS (by category, 2005 - 2017) by date -- 1900-2017

Journal article

Desantis, A., Waszak, F., & Gorea, A. (2016). Agency alters perceptual decisions about action-outcomes. Experimental Brain Research, in press.

Lisi, M., & Gorea, A. (2016). Time constancy in human perception. Journal of Vision, 16(4), 1-12. pdf

Gorea, A. (2015). A refresher of the original Bloch’s Law paper (Bloch, July 1885). iPerception, 6(4), 1-6.

Linares, D., & Gorea, A. (2015). Temporal frequency of events rather than speed dilates perceived duration of moving objects. Scientific Reports, 5, 1-9. pdf

Gorea, A., & Kim, J. (2014). Time dilates more with apparent than with physical speed. Journal of Vision, 15(1), 1-11. pdf

Gorea, A., Belkoura, S., & Solomon, J.A. (2014). Summary Statistics for Size over Space and Time. Journal of Vision, 14(9), 1-14.

Gorea, A., Rider, D., & Yang, Q. (2014). A unified comparison of stimulus-driven, endogenous mandatory and ‘free choice’ saccades. PLoS One, 9(2), e88990. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0088990.. pdf

Vatakis, A., Sgouramani, H., Gorea, A., Hatzitaki, V., & Pollick, F.E. (2014). Time to act: New perspectives on embodiment and timing. Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences, 126, 16-20.

Deplancke, A., Madelain, L., Gorea, A., & Coello, Y. (2013). Perception-action dissociations depend on the luminance contrast of the stimuli. Journal of Neurophysiology, 110(8), 1974-1983.

Gorea, A., & Hau, J. (2013). Time in Perspective. Psychological Science, 24(8), 1477-1486.

Gorea, A., & Tyler, C.W. (2013). Dips and Bumps: On Bloch’s law and the Broca-Sulzer phenomenon. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, USA, 110(15), E1330.

Solomon, A.G., Cavanagh, P., & Gorea, A. (2012). Recognition criteria vary with fluctuating uncertainty. Journal of Vision, 12(8), 1-13.

Zak, I., Katkov, M., Gorea, A., & Sagi, D. (2012). Decision criteria in dual discrimination tasks estimated using external noise methods. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, 74(5), 1042-1055.

Gorea, A. (2011). Ticks per Thought or Thoughts per Tick? A selective review of time perception with hints on future research. Journal of Physiology - Paris, 105(4-6), 153-163, doi: 10.1016/j.jphysparis.2011.09.008.

Gorea, A., & Rider, D. (2011). Introspecting on the timing of one’s actions in a visuo-motor synchronization task. Frontiers in Psychology, 2, doi: 10.3389/ fpsyg.2011.00106.. pdf

Lin, I.-F., & Gorea, A. (2011). Location and identity memory of saccade targets. Vision Research, 51(3), 323-332.

Caetta, F., & Gorea, A. (2010). Upshifted decision criteria in attentional blink and repetition blindness. Visual Cognition, 18(3), 413-433.

Cardoso-Leite, P., & Gorea, A. (2010). On the Perceptual/Motor dissociation: a Review of Concepts, Theory, Experimental Paradigms and Data interpretations. Seeing & Perceiving, 23, 89-151.

Deplancke, A., Madelain, L., Chauvin, A., Cardoso-Leite, P., Gorea, A., & Coello, Y. (2010). Hand trajectory deviations towards near threshold distractors at the early stages of visual processing. Journal of Neurophysiology, 104, 2249-2256.

Deplancke, A., Madelain, L., Chauvin, A., Cardoso-Leite, P., Gorea, A., Coello, Y.(., & 104, (2010). Influence of near threshold visual distractors on perceptual detection and reaching movements. Journal of Neurophysiology, 104, 2249-2256.

Gorea, A., Mamassian, P., & Cardoso-Leite, P. (2010). Introspective Duration Estimation of Reactive and Proactive Motor Responses. Acta Psychologica, 134, 142-153, doi:10.1016/j.actpsy.2010.01.005.

Lin, I.-F., & Gorea, A. (2010). The spatial coordinate system for trans-saccadic information storage. Journal of Vision, 12(1), doi: 10.1167/10.7.558.

Cardoso-Leite, P., & Gorea, A. (2009). Comparison of perceptual and motor decisions via confidence judgments and saccade curvature. Journal of Neurophysiology, 101, 2822-2836.

Cardoso-Leite, P., Mamassian, P., & Gorea, A. (2009). Comparison of perceptual and motor latencies via anticipatory and reactive responses. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, 71(1), 82-94.

Gorea, A., & Caetta, F. (2009). Adaptation and prolonged inhibition as a main cause of motion-induced blindness. Journal of Vision, 9(6), 1-17. pdf

Ardoint, M., Lorenzi, C., Pressnitzer, D., & Gorea, A. (2008). Investigation of perceptual constancy in the temporal-envelope domain. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 123(3), 1591-1601.

Bonneh, Y.S., Sagi, D., Gorea, A., Soroker, N., Treger, J., & Pavlovskaya, M. (2008). When they see, they see it almost right: Normal subjective experience of detected stimuli in spatial neglect. Neuroscience Letters, 446, 51–55.

Caetta, F., Gorea, A., & Bonneh, Y. (2007). Sensory and decisional factors in motion-induced blindness. Journal of Vision, 7(7), 1-12.

Cardoso-Leite, P., Gorea, A., & Mamassian, P. (2007). Temporal Order Judgment and simple Reaction Times: Evidence for a common processing system. Journal of Vision, 7(6), 1-14.

Tordjman, S., Guignard, J.H., Seligmann, C., Vanroye, E., Nevoux, G., Fagard, J., Gorea, A., Mamassian, P., Cavanagh, P., & Lebreton, S. (2007). Diagnosis of hyperactivity disorder in gifted children depends on observational sources. Gifted and Talented International, 22(2), 62-67.

Waszak, F., Cardoso-Leite, P., & Gorea, A. (2007). Perceptual criterion and motor threshold : A signal detection analysis of the relationship between perception and action. Experimental Brain Research, 182(2), 179–188. pdf

Gorea, A., Caetta, F., & Sagi, D. (2005). Criteria interactions across visual attributes. Vision Research, 45(19), 2523-2532. pdf


Book chapter

Gorea, A. (2013). Perceptual-Motor Dissociation. In Jaeger, D., Jung, R. (Eds) Encyclopedia of Computational Neuroscience. (pp. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag. pdf

Gorea, A., & Sagi, D. (2005). On Attention and Decision. In L. Itti, G. Rees & J. Tsotsos (Eds) Neurobiology of Attention. (pp. 152-159). Academic Press / Elsevier.


COMMUNICATIONS (2005 - 2017)

Oral communication

Tandonnet, C., Cardoso-Leite, P., Rider, D., & Gorea, A. (2008). A negative test of the sensorimotor dissociation with saccades perturbed by close to threshold distractors. Paper presented at the European Conference on Visual Perception, Utrecht, Pays-Bas. pdf

Cardoso-Leite, P., Gorea, A., & Mamassian, P. (2007). Anticipatory vs. reactive Response Times: a new method to compare perceptual and motor latencies. Paper presented at the VSS,

Gorea, A., & Cardoso-Leite, P. (2007). The perceptual-motor dissociation tested negatively with a standard 2AFC task. Paper presented at the VSS, pdf

Cardoso-Leite, P., Gorea, A., & Mamassian, P. (2006). Sur la relation Perception-Action : Temps de réaction et jugement d'ordre temporel (long abstract, french). Paper presented at the NeuroComp,

Gorea, A., Cardoso-Leite, P., Mamassian, P., & Waszak, F. (2006). A negative test of the sensorimotor dissociation via a trial-by-trial analysis of response times and temporal order judgments. (abstract). Paper presented at the VSS, pdf

Cardoso-Leite, P., Gorea, A., & Waszak, F. (2005). Time Perception of near-threshold visual events. Paper presented at the ECVP,