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Benjamin Andrew Rowland, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Benjamin Andrew Rowland, Ph.D.

Associate Professor,

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Academic: 336-716-7096 | Department: 336-716-7096

Email: browland@wakehealth.edu

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Spanish

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Education & Training

  • B.S., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 2000
  • Ph.D., University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2004

Memberships

  • Assn Of Research In Otolaryngo
  • Inst Of Elec & Electron Engrs
  • Society for Neuroscience
Benjamin Andrew Rowland, Ph.D.

Benjamin Andrew Rowland, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy

Research Interests

neurosciences/behavior

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7096 | Department: 336-716-7096

Email: browland@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

Xu J, Yu L, Stanford TR, Rowland BA, Stein BE. What does a neuron learn from multisensory experience?. J Neurophysiol. 2015;113(3):883-889.

Miller RL, Pluta SR, Stein BE, Rowland BA. Relative unisensory strength and timing predict their multisensory product. J Neurosci. 2015;35(13):5213-5220.

Hanganu-Opatz, IL, Rowland BA, Bieler M, Sieben K. Unraveling cross-modal development in animals: neural substrate, functional coding and behavioral readout. Multisens Res. 2015;28(1-2):33-69.

Rowland BA, Stein BE, Stanford TR. Multisensory integration In: Wright JD, ed. International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences. 2nd ed. Amsterdam: Elsevier;2015: 94-102.

Xu J, Yu L, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, Stein BE. Noise-rearing disrupts the maturation of multisensory integration. Eur J Neurosci. 2014;39(4):602-613.

Rowland BA, Stein BE. A model of the temporal dynamics of multisensory enhancement. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2014;41():78-84.

Rowland BA, Jiang W, Stein BE. Brief cortical deactivation early in life has long-lasting effects on multisensory behavior. J Neurosci. 2014;34(21):7198-7202.

Rowland BA. The midbrain circuit mediating the development and plasticity of multisensory integration [abstract]. In: Abstracts of the15th International Multisensory Research Forum; 2014 June 11-14; Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 2014;():12.

Rowland BA, Vaughan JW, Stein BE. Real-time multisensory integration enhances tracking of time-varying signals [abstract]. In: Abstracts of the15th International Multisensory Research Forum; 2014 June 11-14; Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 2014;():194.

Stein BE, Stanford TR, Rowland BA. Development of multisensory integration from the perspective of the individual neuron. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2014;15(8):520-535.

Yu L, Xu J, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Multisensory plasticity in superior colliculus neurons is mediated by association cortex. Cereb Cortex. 2014;():.

Miller RL, Pluta SR, Stein BE, Rowland BA. The balance and temporal order of unisensory responses predicts multisensory integration in superior colliculus neurons [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2014;40(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Dong C, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Multisensory plasticity in the superior colliculus: adaptation to short-term statistics [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2014;40(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Katsuki F, Saito M, Burt MA, Stanford TR, Rowland BA, Stein BE, Constantinidis C. Multisensory inputs enhance neuronal target discrimination in monkey prefrontal cortex [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2014;40(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Rowland BA, Stein BE, Vaughan J. Multisensory integration alters the tracking of time-varying signals [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2014;40(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Rowland B, Miller R, Stein B. The development of multisensory integration is specific to a neuron's experience [abstract]. J Vis. 2014;14(10):268.

Miller R, Stein B, Rowland B. Predicting linear and nonlinear interactions in the temporal profile of the multisensory response [abstract]. J Vis. 2014;14(10):276.

Yu L, Rowland BA, Xu J, Stein BE. Multisensory plasticity in adulthood: cross-modal experience enhances neuronal excitability and exposes silent inputs. J Neurophysiol. 2013;109(2):464-474.

Yu L, Xu J, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Development of cortical influences on superior colliculus multisensory neurons: effects of dark-rearing. Eur J Neurosci. 2013;37(10):1594-1601.

Rowland BA. Multisensory development, edited by AJ Bremner, DJ Lewkowicz, C Spence [book review]. Perception. 2013;42(8):898-899.

Rowland BA, Vaughan J, Keniston LP, Stein BE, Perrault TJ Jr.. Habituation dynamics of multisensory superior colliculus neurons in the alert cat [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2013;2013(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Miller RL, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Predicting the temporal evolution of multisensory responses [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2013;2013(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Perrault TJ Jr, Vaughan JW, Keniston LP, Stein BE, Rowland BA. Stimulus redundancy reduces the effectiveness of multisensory enhancement in the alert cat superior colliculus [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2013;2013(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Yu L, Xu J, Stanford TR, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Cross-modal experience instantiates specific multisensory integration capabilities in superior colliculus neurons [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2013;2013(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Xu J, Yu L, Stanford TR, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Problems in acquiring multisensory integration capabilites in adulthood [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2013;2013(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Xu J, Yu L, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, Stein BE. Incorporating cross-modal statistics in the development and maintenance of multisensory integration. J Neurosci. 2012;32(7):2287-2298.

Perrault TJ Jr, Rowland BA. Fundamental properties underlying multisensory integration in the superior colliculus In: Stein BE, ed. The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: 103-114.

Rowland BA. Commentary: computational models of multisensory integration: Bayesian frameworks, development, and timing In: Stein BE, ed. The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: 511-514.

Perrault T Jr, Rowland BA, Stein BE. The organization and plasticity of multisensory integration in the midbrain In: Murray MM, Wallace MT, eds. The neural bases of multisensory processes. Boca Raton (FL): CRC Press;2012: 279-300.

Rowland BA. Predicting multisensory enhancement in neuronal responses [abstract]. Seeing Perceiving. 2012;25():3.

Stein BE, Yu L, Xu J, Rowland BA. Plasticity in the acquisition of multisensory integration capabilities in superior colliculus [abstract]. Seeing Perceiving. 2012;25():133.

Cuppini C, Magosso E, Rowland B, Stein B, Ursino M. Hebbian mechanisms help explain development of multisensory integration in the superior colliculus: a neural network model. Biol Cybern. 2012;106(11-12):691-713.

Keniston L, Stein B, Vaughan J, Rowland B, Perrault T. Multisensory integration and dynamic ranges in the superior colliculus of the awake cat [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2012;2012(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Xu J, Yu L, Stanford T, Rowland B, Stein B. Independent, but otherwise normal, experiences with auditory and visual information is not sufficient for the maturation of multisensory integration capabilities [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2012;2012(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Perrault TJ Jr, Keniston LP, Vaughan JW, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Multisensory-unisensory differences in habituation in the superior colliculus of the alert cat [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2012;2012(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Rowland BA, Perrault TJ Jr, Keniston LP, Vaughan JW, Stein BE. Temporal profiles of multisensory integration in the awake cat superior colliculus [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2012;2012(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Miller RL, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Minimal experience with cross-modal cues is sufficient for the instantiation of multisensory integration capabilities in superior colliculus neurons [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2012;2012(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Stein BE, Xu J, Rowland BA, Yu L. The multisensory plasticity of superior colliculus neurons is blocked by cortical deactivation [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2012;2012(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Yu L, Xu J, Rowland B, Stein B. Dark-rearing alters the cortical influences on multisensory superior colliculus neurons [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2012;2012(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Perrault TJ Jr, Stein BE, Rowland BA. Non-stationarity in multisensory neurons in the superior colliculus. Front Psychol. 2011;2():art. 144.

Cuppini C, Stein BE, Rowland BA, Magosso E, Ursino M. A computational study of multisensory maturation in the superior colliculus (SC). Exp Brain Res. 2011;213(2-3):341-349.

Pluta SR, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, Stein BE. Alterations to multisensory and unisensory integration by stimulus competition. J Neurophysiol. 2011;106(6):3091-3101.

Stein BE, Rowland BA. Organization and plasticity in multisensory integration: early and late experience affects its governing principles. Prog Brain Res. 2011;191():145-163.

Xu J, Yu L, Stanford TR, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Rearing animals in omnidirectional sound disrupts the maturation of multisensory integration in superior colliculus neurons [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2011;2011(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Cuppini C, Ursino M, Magosso E, Rowland BA, Stein BE. The influence of different postnatal experiences on the integrative capabilities in the SC: a computational study [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2011;2011(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Rowland BA, Perrault TJ Jr, Stanford TR, Stein BE. Multisensory integration: speeded physiological responses exceed previous estimates [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2011;2011(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Yu L, Rowland BA, Stein BE. An active cortex is necessary for the experience-induced acquisition of multisensory integration in the adult superior colliculus [abstract]. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2011;2011(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Stein BE, Perrault T Jr, Stanford TR, Rowland BA. The developmental process of acquiring multisensory integration capabilities In: Chalupa LM, Berardi N, Caleo M, Galli-Resta L, Pizzorusso T, eds. Cerebral plasticity: new perspectives. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2011: 179-199.

Rowland BA, Stein BE, Stanford TR. Computational models of multisensory integration in the cat superior colliculus In: Trommershauser J, Kording K, Landy MS, eds. Sensory cue integration. New York: Oxford University Press;2011: 333-344.

Cuppini C, Ursino M, Magosso E, Rowland BA, Stein BE. A computational model of the SC multisensory neurons: integrative capabilities, maturation and plasticity [abstract]. In: Abstracts of the 12th International Multisensory Research Forum; 2011 Oct 17-20; Fukuoka (JP). 2011;():44.

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Associate Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy

Benjamin Andrew Rowland, Ph.D.

Benjamin Andrew Rowland, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy

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