Comparative studies of learning, memory and cognition, including spatial memory and navigation, avian visual cognition, and object recognition. Memory biases and gambling.
Perception of complex motion in humans and pigeons (Columba livia).
Author(s): Nankoo, J.-F., Madan, C. R., Spetch, M. L., & Wylie, D. R.
Publication: Experimental Brain Research
Remembering the best and worst of times: Memories for extreme outcomes bias risky decisions.
Author(s): Madan, C.R., Ludvig, E.A. & Spetch, M.L.
Publication: Psychonomic Bulletin & Review
Reward context determines risky choice in pigeons and humans.
Author(s): Ludvig, E. A., Madan, C. R., Pisklak, J. M., & Spetch, M. L.
Publication: Biology letters
Reorientation in diamond-shaped environments: Encoding of features and angles in enclosures versus arrays by adult humans and pigeons (Columba livia).
Author(s): Lubyk, D.M., Spetch, M.L., Zhou, R., Pisklak J. & Mou, W.
Publication: Animal Cognition