Index of Cognitive Activity Related Publications

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Rerhaye L., Blaser T., Alexander T. (2019) Evaluation of the Index of Cognitive Activity (ICA) as an Instrument to Measure Cognitive Workload Under Differing Light Conditions. In: Bagnara S., Tartaglia R., Albolino S., Alexander T., Fujita Y. (eds) Proceedings of the 20th Congress of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA 2018). IEA 2018. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 827. Springer, Cham DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-96059-3_38

Kahya, M., Moon, S., Lyons, K. E., Pahwa, R., Akinwuntan, A. E., & Devos, H. (2018). Pupillary Response to Cognitive Demand in Parkinson’s Disease: A Pilot Study. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 10, 90. DOI: 10.3389/fnagi.2018.00090

Kahya M, Wood TA, Sosnoff JJ, Devos H. Increased Postural Demand Is Associated With Greater Cognitive Workload in Healthy Young Adults: A Pupillometry Study. (2018). Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 12, 288. DOI: 10.3389/fnhum.2018.00288

Myers, J. S., Kahya, M., Mitchell, M., Dai, J., He, J., Moon, S., … Devos, H. (2018). Pupillary response: cognitive effort for breast cancer survivors. Supportive Care in Cancer. DOI: 10.1007/s00520-018-4401-0

Gangeddula, V., Ranchet, M., Akinwuntan, A. E., Bollinger, K., & Devos, H. (2017). Effect of Cognitive Demand on Functional Visual Field Performance in Senior Drivers with Glaucoma. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 9, 286. DOI: 10.3389/fnagi.2017.00286

Ranchet, M., Morgan, J. C., Akinwuntan, A. E., & Devos, H. (2017). Cognitive workload across the spectrum of cognitive impairments: A systematic review of physiological measures. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 80, 516-537. DOI: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2017.07.001

Ranchet, M., Orlosky, J., Morgan, J., Qadir, S., Akinwuntan, A., & Devos, H. (2017). Pupillary response to cognitive workload during saccadic tasks in Parkinson’s disease. Behavioural Brain Research, 327, 162-166. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2017.03.043

Demberg, Vera & Sayeed, Asad. (2016). The Frequency of Rapid Pupil Dilations as a Measure of Linguistic Processing Difficulty. PloS one. 11. e0146194. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146194.

C. Dlugosch, A. Conti and K. Benglar (2013). Driver distraction through conversation measured with pupillometry. In Proceedings of the 7th International Driving Symposium on Human Factors in Driver Assessment, Training, and Vehicle Design (p. 198-204), Bolton Landing, New York. DOI: 10.17077/drivingassessment.1488

Demberg, V. (2013). Pupillometry: The Index of Cognitive Activity in a dual-task study. In Proceedings of the 35th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2148-2154).

Demberg, V., Kiagia, E., & Sayeed, A. (2013). The Index of Cognitive Activity as a Measure of Linguistic Processing. In Proceedings of the 35th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2154-2160).

Engonopoulos, N., Sayeed, A., & Demberg, V. (2013). Language and cognitive load in a dual task environment.In Proceedings of the 35th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, pp. 2148-2153, Berlin. Available at

Marshall S.P. (2013) Interaction Science and the Aging User: Techniques to Assist in Design and Evaluation. In: Stephanidis C., Antona M. (eds) Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. User and Context Diversity. UAHCI 2013. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 8010, pp. 133-141, 2013. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-39191-0_15

Bartels, M., & Marshall, S. (2012). Measuring Cognitive Workload across Different Eye Trackers. In Proceedings of 2012 Eye Tracking Research and Applications (ETRA) Symposium. New York: ACM. 161-164. Paper and poster presented at ETRA 2012, Santa Barbara, CA, March 2012.DOI: 10.1145/2168556.2168582

Platten, Frederik. (2012). Analysis of mental workload and operating behavior in secondary tasks while driving. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, Chemnitz University of Technology, Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany.

Bartels, M. & Marshall, S. (2011). Eye tracking and universal access: Three applications and practical examples. In C. Stephanidis (Ed.), Universal Access in HCI, Part II, HCII 2011, LNCS 6766, pp. 525-534.DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-21663-3_57

Richstone, L., Schwartz, M., Seideman, C., Cadeddu, J., Marshall, S., & Kavoussi, L. (2010). Eye metrics as an objective assessment of surgical skill. Annals of Surgery. Jul;252(1):177-82.DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0b013e3181e464fb

Schwalm, M., Keinath, A., & Zimmer, H. (2007). Pupillometry as a method for measuring mental workload within a simulated driving task. In D. de Waard, F.O. Flemisch, B. Lorenz, H. Oberheid, and K.A. Brookhuis (Eds.) (2008), Human Factors for assistance and automation (pp. 75 – 87). Maastricht, the Netherlands: Shaker Publishing.Viewable on Research Gate

Marshall S.P. (2009) What the Eyes Reveal: Measuring the Cognitive Workload of Teams. In: Duffy V.G. (eds) Digital Human Modeling. ICDHM 2009. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 5620. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-02809-0_29

Marshall, S. P. (2008). Measuring the eye for military applications. In R. Hammoud (Ed.,), Passive Eye Monitoring: Algorithms, Applications and Experiments (pp. 247-264). New York: Springer. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-75412-1_11

Marshall, S. (2008). Beyond eye movements: Brain activity and the pupil. In NASA Conference Proceedings 2009-21582 Eye/Eye-Movement Monitoring Workshop, Kaiser, M. & McCann, R., Editors. NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA, April 2008.

Marshall, S. (2008).Cognitive models of tactical decision making. In Proceedings of the Second International Conference of Applied Human Factors & Ergonomics, Las Vegas, July 2008.

Marshall, S. P. (2007). Identifying cognitive state from eye metrics. Aviation, Space, & Environmental Medicine, 78(5), 165-175. View Abstract

Marshall, S. P. (2007). Measures of Attention and Cognitive Effort in Tactical Decision Making. In M. Cook, J. Noyes, & V. Masakowski (Eds.), Decision Making in Complex Environments (pp. 321-332). Aldershot, Hampshire UK: Ashgate Publishing. Preview on Google Books

Bartels, M. & Marshall, S. (2006). Eye tracking insights into cognitive modeling. Proceedings of the 2006 Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications, San Diego, CA March 27 – 29, 2006, 141-147.DOI: 10.1145/1117309.1117358

Marshall, S. P. (2005). Assessing Cognitive Engagement and Cognitive State from Eye Metrics. Las Vegas, NV: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Augmented Cognition.

Weatherhead, J. J., & Marshall, S. P. (2005). From Disparate Sensors to a Unified Gauge: Bringing Them All Together. Las Vegas, NV: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Augmented Cognition.

Marshall, S. P., Pleydell-Pearce, C. W., & Dickson, B. T. (2003). Integrating psychophysiological measures of cognitive workload and eye movements to detect strategy shifts. In Proceedings of the Thirty-Sixth Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences. Los Alamitos, CA: IEEE. DOI: 10.1109/HICSS.2003.1174298

Trafton J.G., Marshall S., Mintz F., Trickett S.B. (2002) Extracting Explicit and Implict Information from Complex Visualizations. In: Hegarty M., Meyer B., Narayanan N.H. (eds) Diagrammatic Representation and Inference. Diagrams 2002. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 2317. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg DOI: 10.1007/3-540-46037-3_22

Marshall, S. P. (2002). The Index of Cognitive Activity: Measuring cognitive workload. In Proceedings of the 2002 IEEE 7th Conference on Human Factors and Power Plants (p. 7.5 – 7.9). New York: IEEE DOI: 10.1109/HFPP.2002.1042860