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Latent Stick-Breaking Processes.
(J Am Stat Assoc, 2010-04-01)
We develop a model for stochastic processes with random marginal distributions. Our model relies on a stick-breaking construction for the marginal distribution of the process, and introduces dependence across locations by ...
Mental hoop diaries: emotional memories of a college basketball game in rival fans.
(J Neurosci, 2010-02-10)
The rivalry between the men's basketball teams of Duke University and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (UNC) is one of the most storied traditions in college sports. A subculture of students at each university ...
Autobiographical Memories for Very Negative Events: The Effects of Thinking about and Rating Memories.
(Cognit Ther Res, 2010-02-01)
In three related experiments, 250 participants rated properties of their autobiographical memory of a very negative event before and after writing about either their deepest thoughts and emotions of the event or a control ...
People who expect to enter psychotherapy are prone to believing that they have forgotten memories of childhood trauma and abuse.
We asked 1004 undergraduates to estimate both the probability that they would enter therapy and the probability that they experienced but could not remember incidents of potentially life-threatening childhood traumas or ...
Emotion and autobiographical memory: considerations from posttraumatic stress disorder.
(Phys Life Rev, 2010-03)
Adult age differences in functional connectivity during executive control.
Task switching requires executive control processes that undergo age-related decline. Previous neuroimaging studies have identified age-related differences in brain activation associated with global switching effects (dual-task ...
Dessalines’s American Proclamations of the Haitian Independence
(The Journal of Haitian Studies, 2010)
Assessment of the publication of Haitian leader Jean-Jacques Dessalines’ independence documents in the American journalistic sphere, 1804-1806.
Two-stage Kondo effect and Kondo-box level spectroscopy in a carbon nanotube
(Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 2010-10-18)
The concept of the "Kondo box" describes a single spin, antiferromagnetically coupled to a quantum dot with a finite level spacing. Here, a Kondo box is formed in a carbon nanotube interacting with a localized electron. ...
Automatic segmentation of seven retinal layers in SDOCT images congruent with expert manual segmentation.
(Opt Express, 2010-08-30)
Segmentation of anatomical and pathological structures in ophthalmic images is crucial for the diagnosis and study of ocular diseases. However, manual segmentation is often a time-consuming and subjective process. This paper ...