Publications

Submitted and in preparation

Dobs, K., Kell, A., Martinez, J., Cohen, M., & Kanwisher, N. Functional Specialization for Faces in Deep Convolutional Neural Networks (in preparation).

Dobs, K., Berry, I., & Reddy, L. Neural correlates of form and motion integration during face recognition in human cortex (in preparation).

Dobs, K., Palmer, P. I., Yuan, J., & Kanwisher, N. Probing effects of face familiarity in convolutional neural networks (in preparation).

Peer-reviewed articles

Dobs, K., Isik, L., Pantazis, D., & Kanwisher, N. (2019). How face perception unfolds over time. Nature Communications, 10, 1258.

Dobs, K., Bülthoff, I., & Schultz, J. (2018). Use and usefulness of dynamic face stimuli for face perception studies – a review of behavioral findings and methodology. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 1355.

Dobs, K., Schultz, J., Bülthoff, I., & Gardner, J.L. (2018). Task-dependent enhancement of facial expression and identity representations in human cortex. NeuroImage, 172, 689-702.

Dobs, K., Ma, W. J., & Reddy, L. (2017). Near-optimal integration of facial form and motion. Scientific Reports, 7(1):11002, 1-9.

Dobs, K., Bülthoff, I., & Schultz, J. (2016). Identity information content depends on the type of facial movement. Scientific Reports, 6(34301), 1-9.

Dobs, K., Bülthoff, I., Breidt, M., Vuong, Q., Curio, C., & Schultz, J. (2014). Quantifying human sensitivity to spatio-temporal information in dynamic faces. Vision Research, 100, 78-87.

Peer-reviewed conference articles

Dobs, K., Kell, A., Palmer, P. I., Cohen, M., & Kanwisher, N. Why Are Face and Object Processing Segregated in the Human Brain? Testing Computational Hypotheses with Deep Convolutional Neural Networks. Cognitive Computational Neuroscience (CCN). Berlin, Germany. PDF

Dobs, K., Isik, L., Pantazis, D., & Kanwisher, N. (2018). Familiarity affects early perceptual stages of face processing. Cognitive Computational Neuroscience (CCN), Philadelphia, PA, USA. PDF

Conference contributions

Dobs, K., Kell, A., Martinez, J., Cohen, M., & Kanwisher, N. (2020). Using task-optimized neural networks to understand why brains have specialized processing for faces. 20th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA. (accepted)

Dobs, K., Kell, A., Martinez, J., Cohen, M., & Kanwisher, N. (2020). Using task-optimized neural networks to understand why brains have specialized processing for faces. Computational Systems Neuroscience (COSYNE). Denver, Colorado, USA. (accepted)

Dobs, K., Palmer, P. I., Yuan, J., Mohsenzadeh, Y., Oliva, A., & Kanwisher, N. (2019). Effects of face familiarity in humans and deep neural networks. 48th European Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP). Leuven, Belgium.

Dobs, K., Beeler, D., Berry, I., Reddy, L. (2019). The neural substrates of identity perception from face movements. 48th European Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP). Leuven, Belgium.

Dobs, K., Isik, L., Pantazis, D., & Kanwisher, N. (2018). MEG decoding reveals early representations of face identity, age and gender that are enhanced by familiarity. 48th Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (SfN), San Diego, California, USA.

Dobs, K., Isik, L., Pantazis, D., & Kanwisher, N. (2018). Rapid decoding of face identity, familiarity, gender and age. 18th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA, Journal of Vision, 18(10), 1081.

Dobs, K., Bülthoff, I., & Reddy, L. (2016). Dynamic reweighting of facial form and motion information during face recognition. European Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP), Barcelona, Spain, Perception, 45(ECVP Abstract Supplement), 87-88.

Dobs, K., Bülthoff, I., & Reddy, L. (2016). Optimal integration of facial form and motion during face recognition. 16th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA, Journal of Vision, 16(12), 925.

Dobs, K., Schultz, J., Bülthoff, I., & Gardner, J.L. (2015). Independent control of cortical representations for expression and identity of dynamic faces. 15th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS), St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA, Journal of Vision, 15(12), 684.

Dobs, K., Schultz, J., Bülthoff, I., & Gardner, J.L. (2013). Attending to expression or identity of dynamic faces engages different cortical areas. 43rd Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (SfN), San Diego, California, USA.

Dobs, K., Bülthoff, I., Breidt, M., Vuong, Q., Curio, C., & Schultz, J. (2013). Quantifying human sensitivity to spatio-temporal information in dynamic faces. European Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP), Bremen, Germany, Perception, 42(ECVP Abstract Supplement), 197.

Dobs, K., Bülthoff, I., Curio, C., & Schultz, J. (2012). Investigating factors influencing the perception of identity from facial motion. 12th Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS). Journal of Vision, 12(9), 35.

Dobs, K., Bülthoff, I., Breidt, M., Vuong, Q., Curio, C., & Schultz, J. (2011). Investigating idiosyncratic facial dynamics with motion retargeting. European Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP), Toulouse, France, Perception, 42(ECVP Abstract Supplement), 197.

Dobs, K., Jost, K., & Rösler, F. (2008). Electrophysiological Correlates of Learning in a Transitive Inference Paradigm. 50. Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen (TeaP 2008).

Doctoral thesis

Dobs, K. (2015). Behavioral and Neural Mechanisms Underlying Dynamic Face Perception. Berlin: Logos Verlag.

Diploma theses

Dobs, K. (2007). Electrophysiological Correlates of Learning in a Transitive Inference Paradigm. Department of Psychology, Philipps-Universität Marburg.

Dobs, K. (2006). VI-SOM - A Spike Coded Self Organizing Map Modelling the Primary Visual Cortex. Department of Computer Science, Philipps-Universität Marburg.