skip to primary navigation skip to content
Ian Nimmo-Smith

iannimmosmith@gmail.com
I have now left the CBSU but can be contacted at the email address above
CBSU publications
Thwaites, A., S chlittenlacher, J., Nimmo-Smith, I., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., Moore, B.C.J. (2017) Tonotopic representation of loudness in the human cortex, Hearing Research, 344, 244-254 [Open Access]

Thwaites, A., S oltan, A., Wiser, E., NIMMO-SMITH, I. (2017) The difficult legacy of Turing’s ager, Journal of Computational Neuroscience, 43(1), 1-4 [Open Access]

Thwaites, A., G lasberg, B.R., Nimmo-Smith, I., Marslen-Wilson (2016) Representation of Instantaneous and Short-Term Loudness in the Human Cortex, Frontiers in Neuroscience, 10, 183 [Open Access]

Thwaites, A., N IMMO-SMITH, I., Fonteneau, E., Patterson, R.D., Buttery, P., and MARSLEN-WILSON, W.D. (2015) Tracking cortical entrainment in neural activity: auditory processes in human temporal cortex, Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 9:5 [Open Access]

GARYFALLIDIS, E ., Brett, M., Amirbekian, B., Rokem, A., Van Der Walt, S., Descoteaux, NIMMO-SMITH, I. (2014) Dipy, a library for the analysis of diffusion MRI data, Frontiers in Neuroinformatics, 8:8 [Open Access]

Passamonti, L., Fairchild, G., Fornito, A., Goodyer, I.M., NIMMO-SMITH, I., Hagan, C.C., CALDER, A.J. (2012) Abnormal anatomical connectivity between the amygdala and orbitofrontal cortex in Conduct Disorder, PLoS One, 7(11), e48789 [Open Access]

GARYFALLIDIS, E ., Brett, M. CORREIA, M.M., Williams, G.B. and NIMMO-SMITH, I. (2012) QuickBundles, a method for tractography simplification, Frontiers in Neuroscience, 6, 175 [Open Access]

ROWE, J.B, HUGH ES, L.E., NIMMO-SMITH, I. (2010) Action Selection: A race model for selected and non-selected actions distinguishes the contribution of premotor and prefrontal areas to the selection of action., Neuroimage, 51(2), 888-896 [Open Access]

WOOLGAR, A., Pa rr, A., CUSACK, R., THOMPSON, R., NIMMO-SMITH, I., Torralva, T., Roca, M., Antoun, N., Manes, F. & DUNCAN, J. (2010) Fluid intelligence loss linked to restricted regions of damage within frontal and parietal cortex, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107(33), 14899-14902 [Open Access]

WOOLGAR, A., Pa rr, A., CUSACK, R., THOMPSON, R., NIMMO-SMITH, I., Torralva, T., Roca, M., Antoun, N., Manes, F. & DUNCAN, J.D. (2009) Specific brain lesions linked to fluid intelligence loss, Proceedings of the 39th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Wenesday PM, 128 [Open Access]

PULVERMULLER, F ., Kherif, F, HAUK, O. & NIMMO-SMITH, I. (2009) Distributed Cell Assemblies for General Lexical and Category-Specific Semantic Processing as Revealed by fMRI Cluster Analysis, Human Brain Mapping, 30(12), 3837-3850 [Read More]

Guadagno, J.V., Jones, P.S., Aigbirhio, F.I., Wang, D., Fryer, T.D., Day, D.J. & Antoun, N., NIMMO-SMITH, I., Warburton, E.A. & Baron, J.C. (2008) Selective Neuronal Loss in rescued penumbra relates to initial hypoperfusion, Brain, 130(10), 2494-2507 [Read More]

SIGALA, N., Kus unoki, M., NIMMO-SMITH, I., Gaffan, D. DUNCAN, J. (2008) Hierarchical coding for sequential task events in the monkey prefrontal cortex, Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 105(33), 11969-11974 [Open Access]

Guadagno, J.V., Jones, P.S., Aigbirhio, F.I., Wang, D., Fryer, T.D., Day, D.J. & Antoun, N., NIMMO-SMITH, I., Warburton, E.A., Baron, J.C. (2008) Selective Neuronal Loss in rescued penumbra relates to initial hypoperfusion, Brain, 131(10), 2666-2678 [Open Access]

DUNCAN, J., Par r, A., WOOLGAR, A., THOMPSON, R., Bright, P., Cox, S., BISHOP, S. & NIMMO-SMITH, I. (2008) Goal neglect and Spearman’s g: Competing parts of a complex task, JEP: General, 137(1), 131-148 [Read More]

DAVIS, M. H., R OGERS J., Kherif K., NIMMO-SMITH, I., BRETT, M. (2007) Sounds and meaning: an fMRI study of phonological and semantic processing of spoken and written words, Fourteenth Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, B101 [Read More]

WOOLGAR, A., BO R, D., DUNCAN, J., Parr, A., CUSACK, R., NIMMO-SMITH, I., Antoun, N, Manes, F. & Torralava, T (2007) Fluid intelligence after brain damage: relating brain lesion to behavioural deficit, 13th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, S115 [Read More]

McCarthy, R., B lackwell, A., deLahunta, S., Wing, A., Hollands, K, BARNARD, P, NIMMO-SMITH, I. & MARCEL, A. (2006) Bodies Meet Minds: Choreography and Cognition, Leonardo, 39(5), 475-477 [Read More]

Delahunta, S., BARNARD, P., NIMMO-SMITH, I., POTTS, J. & RAMPONI, C. (2006) Densities of Agreement: making visible some intangible properties of dance, Dance Theatre Journal, 21(3), 17-23 [Read More]

Muggleton, N., POSTMA, P., MOUTSOPOULOU, K., NIMMO-SMITH, I., MARCEL, A. & Walsh, V. (2006) TMS over right posterior parietal cortex induces neglect in a scene-based frame of reference, Neuropsychologia, 44(7), 1222-1229 [Read More]

LONG, C.J., NIM MO-SMITH, I., Baguley, D.M., O’Driscoll, M., Ramsden, R., Otto, S.R., Axon, P.R. & CARLYON, R.P. (2005) Optimizing the Clinical Fit of Auditory Brain Stem Implants, Ear and Hearing, 26(3), 251-262 [Read More]

NIMMO-SMITH, I. , MARCEL, A.J. & Tegner, R. (2005) A diagnostic test of unawareness of bilateral motor task abilities in anosognosia for hemiplegia., Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, 76, 1167-1169 [Read More]

Wilkins, A., Si hra, N. & NIMMO-SMITH, I. (2005) Technical Note: How precise do precision tints have to be?, Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, 25(3), 269–276 [Read More]

Wilson, FC., EM SLIE, H., Burden, V., NIMMO-SMITH, I., WILSON, B (2004) Behavioural Assessment of the Dysexutive Syndrome for Children (BADS-C): Utility in clinical practice?, Unpublished Talk – Symposium on Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, Uluru, Australia Published in Brain Impairment, 5(1), 109 [Read More]

MARCEL, A., POS TMA, P., Gillmeister, H., COX, S., Rorden, C., NIMMO-SMITH, I. & MACKINTOSH, B. (2004) Migration and Fusion of Tactile Sensation — Premorbid Susceptibility to Allochiria, Neglect and Extinction?, Neuropsychologia, 42(13), 1749-1767 [Read More]

Hill, K., Mann, L., Laws, K.R., Stephenson, C.M.E., NIMMO-SMITH, I. & McKenna, P.J. (2004) Hypofrontality in Schizophrenia: A Meta-Analysis of Functional Imaging Studies, Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 110(4), 243-256 [Read More]

RAMPONI, C., BA RNARD, P.J. & NIMMO-SMITH, I. (2004) Recollection Deficits in Dysphoric Mood: An Effect of Schematic Models and Executive Mode?, Memory, 12(5), 655-670 [Read More]

MARCEL, A.J., T egner, R. & NIMMO-SMITH, I. (2004) Anosognosia for plegia: specificity, extension, partiality and disunity of bodily unawareness., Cortex, 40(1), 19-40 [Read More]

LONG, C.J., NIM MO-SMITH, I., Baguely, D.M., O’Driscoll, M., Ramsden, R., Otto, S.R., Axon, P.R. & CARLYON, R.P. (2003) Optimizing the clinical fit of auditory brainstem implants, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Vestibular Schwannoma and Other CPA Lesions. July 13-17, 2003 [Read More]

MURPHY, F.C., N IMMO-SMITH, I. & LAWRENCE, A.D. (2003) Functional neuroanatomy of emotion: A meta-analysis, Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 3(3), 207-233 [Read More]

CALDER, A.J., K EANE, J., MANLY, T., Sprengelmeyer, R., Scott, S.K., NIMMO-SMITH, I. & Young, A.W. (2003) Facial Expression Recognition Across the Adult Life Span , Neuropsychologia, 41(2), 195-202 [Read More]

Dietrich, C., W ing, A. M., Gilles, M. & NIMMO-SMITH, I. (2002) Modeling Resistance of a Four-Link Biped to Lateral Push, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 18(2), 99-109 [Read More]

MANLY, T., NIMM O-SMITH, I., WATSON, P., Anderson, V., Turner, A. & Robertson, I.H. (2002) The Differential Assessment of Children’s Attention: The Test of Everyday Attention for Children (TEA-Ch) , Normative Sample and ADHD performance., Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 42(8), 1065-1081 [Read More]

NIMMO-SMITH, I. , DUNCAN, J (2001) Comparing regional distributions of activation in neuroimaging studies, Neuroimage, 13, S213 [Read More]

CALDER, A.J., R owland, D., Young, A.W., NIMMO-SMITH, I., KEANE, J., Moriaty, J. & Perrett, D.I. (2000) Caricaturing facial expressions, Cognition 76(2), 105-146. [Read More]

MANLY, T., ROBE RTSON, I. H., Anderson, V. & NIMMO-SMITH, I. (1998) The Test of Everyday Attention for Children (TEAch)., Bury St Edmunds: Thames Valley Test Company. [Read More]

Hill, E. L., BI SHOP, D. V. M., & NIMMO-SMITH, I. (1998) Representational gestures in Developmental Coordination Disorder and specific language impairment: Error-types and the reliability of ratings., Human Movement Science, 17, 655-678. [Read More]

Brown, I.D. & N immo-Smith, I. (1996) Simulator-based safety assessments of in-vehicle driver-support technology: an exploratory study using autonomous intelligence cruise control., Confidental report on Contract No. DPU 9/81/2 for the Vehicle Safety and Engineering Division of the Department of Transport [Read More]

Robertson, I.H. , Ward, T., Ridgeway, V. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1996) The Structure of Normal Human Attention: The Test of Everyday Attention, Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 2(6), 525-534 [Read More]

Duncan, J. & Ni mmo-Smith, I. (1996) Objects and attributes in divided attention: Surface and boundary systems, Perception and Psychophysics, 58, 1076-1084 [Read More]

Bourke, P.A., D uncan, J. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1996) A general factor involved in dual task performance decrement, The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 49A, 525-545 [Read More]

Robertson, I.H. , Tegner, R., Tham, K., Lo, A. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1995) Sustained attention training for unilateral neglect: Theoretical and rehabilitation implications, Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 17, 416-430 [Read More]

Teasdale, J.D., Dritschel, B.H., Taylor, M.J., Proctor, L., Lloyd, C.A., Nimmo-Smith, I. & Baddeley, A.D. (1995) Stimulus-independent thought depends on central executive resources., Memory and Cognition, 23, 551-559 [Read More]

Baddeley, A.D., Emslie, H. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1994) Doors and People: A Test of Visual and Verbal Recall and Recognition., Flempton, Bury St. Edmunds: Thames Valley Test Company. [Read More]

Robertson, I.H. , Ward, T., Ridgeway, V. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1994) The Test of Everyday Attention., Flempton: Thames Valley Test Company. [Read More]

Ellis, J.A. & N immo-Smith, I. (1993) Recollecting naturally-occurring intentions: A study of cognitive and affective factors., Memory, 1, 107-126. [Read More]

Baddeley, A.D., Emslie, H. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1993) The Spot-the-Word test: A robust estimate of verbal intelligence based on lexical decision., British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 32, 55-65. [Read More]

Duncan, J., Wil liams, P., Nimmo-Smith, I. & Brown, I. (1993) The control of skilled behavior: Learning, intelligence, and distraction., In D.E. Meyer & S. Kornblum (Eds.), Attention & Performance XIV: Synergies in Experimental Psychology, Artificial Intelligence, and Cognitive Neuroscience (pp. 323-341). Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. [Read More]

Baddeley, A.D., Emslie, H. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1992) The Speed and Capacity of Language Processing (SCOLP) Test., Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk: Thames Valley Test Company. [Read More]

Chronicle, E. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1992) Application of some statistical methods for comparing samples of hue-angle data., Color Research and Application, 17, 375-378. [Read More]

Wilkins, A.J., Milroy, R., Nimmo-Smith, I., Wright, A., Tyrrell, R., Holland, K., Martin, J., Bald, J., Yale, S., Miles, T. & Noakes, T. (1992) Preliminary observations concerning treatment of visual discomfort and associated perceptual distortion., Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, 12, 257-262. [Read More]

Wilkins, A.J., Nimmo-Smith, I. & Jansons, J. (1992) Colorimeter for the intuitive manipulation of hue and saturation and its role in the study of perceptual distortion., Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, 12, 381-385. [Read More]

Dritschel, B.H. , Williams, J.M.G., Baddeley, A.D. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1992) Autobiographical fluency: A method for the study of personal memory., Memory and Cognition, 20, 133-140. [Read More]

Wann, J. & Nimm o-Smith, I. (1991) The control of pen pressure in handwriting: A subtle point., Human Movement Science, 10, 223-246. [Read More]

Wann, J.P. & Ni mmo-Smith, I. (1990) Evidence against the relative invariance of timing in handwriting., The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 42A, 105-119. [Read More]

Smith, M.R., Cu tler, A., Butterfield, S. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1989) The perception of rhythm and word boundaries in noise-masked speech., Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 32, 912-920. [Read More]

Wilkins, A.J., Nimmo-Smith, I., Slater, A.I. & Bedocs, L. (1989) Fluorescent lighting, headaches and eyestrain., Lighting Research and Technology, 21, 11-18. (Revised version of 2279) [Read More]

Wann, J.P., Nim mo-Smith, I. & Wing, A.M. (1989) Why are “Strategies” “Sensitive”? Smoothing the way for a raison d’etre., Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 12, 235-236. [Read More]

Sassoon, R., Ni mmo-Smith, I. & Wing, A.M. (1989) Developing efficiency in cursive handwriting: An analysis of ‘t’ crossing behaviour in children., In R. Plamondon, C.Y. Suen & M.L. Simner (Eds.), Computer Recognition and Human Production of Handwriting (pp.287-297). Singapore: World Scientific Publishing. [Read More]

Watt, R.J. & Ni mmo-Smith, I. (1989) Representing the shape of image contours., In J.C. Simon (Ed.), From Pixels to Features (pp. 333-344). Elsevier Science Publishers, B.V. (North-Holland). [Read More]

Patterson, R., Nimmo-Smith, I., Holdsworth, J. & Rice, P. (1988) Spiral VOS Final Report Part A: The Auditory Filter Bank., CED Contract Report. [Read More]

Wilkins, A.J., Nimmo-Smith, I., Slater, A.I. & Bedocs, L. (1988) Fluorescent lighting, headaches and eye-strain., In Proceedings of the National Lighting Conference and Daylighting Colloquium (pp.188-196), (Robinson College, Cambridge). CIBSE. [Read More]

Wann, J.P., Nim mo-Smith, I. & Wing, A.M. (1988) Relation between velocity and curvature in movement: Equivalence and divergence between a power law and a minimum-jerk model., Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 14, 622-637. [Read More]

Wilkins, A.J., Della Sala, S., Somazzi, L. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1988) Age-related norms for the Cambridge Low Contrast Gratings, including details concerning their design and use., Clinical Vision Sciences, 2, 201-212. [Read More]

Wilkins, A.J. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1987) The clarity and comfort of printed text., Ergonomics, 30, 1705-1720. [Read More]

Wing, A.M. & Ni mmo-Smith, I. (1987) The variability of cursive handwriting measures defined along a continuum: Letter specificity., Journal of the Forensic Science Society, 27, 297-306. [Read More]

Patterson, R.D. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1986) Thinning periodicity detectors for modulated pulse streams., In B.C.J. Moore & R.D. Patterson (Eds.), Auditory Frequency Selectivity (pp.299-307), NATO ASI Series A: Life Sciences, Vol. 19. New York: Plenum Publishing Corporation. [Read More]

Wastell, D.G. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1986) The polarity coincidence correlator: Significance testing and other issues., Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 24, 211-212. [Read More]

Gulian, E., Hin ds, P. & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1986) Modifications in deaf children’s vowel production: Perceptual evidence., British Journal of Audiology, 20, 181-194. [Read More]

Sassoon, R., Ni mmo-Smith, I. & Wing, A.M. (1986) An analysis of children’s penholds., In H.S.R. Kao, G.P. van Galen & R. Hoosain (Eds.), Graphonomics: Contemporary Research in Handwriting (pp.93-106). Elsevier Science Publishers B.V. (North-Holland). [Read More]

Eldridge, M. ,N immo – Smith, I. ,Wing, A.M & Totty, R.N (1985) The dependance between selected categorical measures of cursive handwriting., Journal of the Forensic Science Society, 25, p. 217 – 231 [Read More]

McLeod, P. ,Mc Laughlin, C. & Nimmo – Smith, I. (1985) Information encapsulation and automaticity: Evidence from the visual control of finely timed actions., (Editors): Posner, M.I & Marin, O. In: Attention and Performance XI, Hillsdale, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, p. 391 – 406 [Read More]

Baddeley, A.D ,Logie, R.H ,Nimmo – Smith, I. & Brereton, N. (1985) Componants of fluent reading., Journal of Memory and Language, 24, p. 119 – 131 [Read More]

Eldridge, M.A ,Nimmo – Smith, I. ,Wing, A.M & Totty, R.N (1984) The variability of selected features in cursive handwriting: Categorical measures., Journal of the Forensic Science Society, 24, p. 179 – 219 [Read More]

Glasberg, B.R ,Moore, B.C.J ,Patterson, R.D & Nimmo – Smith, I. (1984) Dynamic range and asymmetry of the auditory filter., Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 76, (2) p. 419 – 427 [Read More]

Wilkins, A. ,Ni mmo- Smith, I. ,Tait, A. ,McManus, I.C ,Della Sala, S. ,Tilley, A. ,Arnold, K. ,Barrie, M.A & Scott, S.G.C (1984) A Neurological basis for visual discomfort., Brain, 107, p. 989 – 1017 [Read More]

Glasberg, B.R ,Moore, B.C.J & Nimmo-Smith, I. (1984) Comparison of auditory filter shapes derived with three different maskers., Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 75, (2), p. 536 – 544 [Read More]

Wilkins, A.J & Nimmo – Smith, I. (1984) On the reduction of eye – strain when reading., Ophthalmic and Physioloical Optics, 4, (1) p. 53 – 59 [Read More]

Whitefield, A. Long, J. & Nimmo – Smith, I. (1983) Characterising task performance. Two techniques based on the distribution of times between responses., (Editor): Coombes, K. In: Proceedings of the Ergonomics Society Conference 1983, London: Taylor & Francis, p. 115 – 120 [Read More]

Long, J.B ,Nim mo – Smith, I. & Whitefield, A. (1983) Skilled typing: a characterization based on the distribution times between responses., (Editor): Cooper, W.E In: Cognitive Aspects of Skilled Typing. New York: Springer – Verlag. p. 145 – 195 [Read More]

Green, T.R.G & Nimmo – Smith, I. (1982) ‘Outcome – Counting’ -Significance tests from incomplete predictions of order., British Journal of Psychology, 73, p. 41 – 49 [Read More]

Wing, A. ,Nimm o – Smith, I. & Eldridge, M. (1982) The variability of cursive handwriting: A final report on the research carried out under the Home Office/MRC contract on within – and between – individual variation of handwriting features., [Read More]

Patterson, A.D ,Nimmo- Smith, I. ,Weber, D.L & Milroy, R. (1982) The deterioration of hearing with age: Frequency selectivity, the critical ratio, the audiogram, and speech threshold., Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 72, (6) p. 1788 – 1803 [Read More]

Patterson, R.D ,Nimmo – Smith, I. ,Weber, D.L & Zelle, H.W (1981) The deterioration of frequency selectivity with age., Institute of Perception Research, IPO Report No. 16 [Read More]

Patterson, R.D & Nimmo – Smith, I. (1980) Off frequency listening and auditory filter asymmetry., Journl of the Acoustical Society of America. 67, (1) p. 229 – 245 [Read More]

Nimmo – smith, I. (1979) Linear regressions and sphericity., Biometrika, 66 (2) p. 390 – 392 [Read More]

Baddeley, A.D ,Lewis, V. & Nimmo – Smith, I. (1978) When did you last…?, (editors): Gruneberg, M.M ,Morris, P.E & Sykes, R.N In: Practical Aspects of Memory. London: Academic Press. p. 77 – 83 [Read More]

genesis();