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International Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

  1. -Gori S*, Mascheretti S*, Giora E, Ronconi L, Ruffino M, Quadrelli E, Facoetti A, Marino C [in press] The DCDC2 intron 2 deletion impairs illusory motion perception unveiling the selective role of magnocellular-dorsal stream in reading (dis)ability. Cerebral Cortex. * = equal contribution authors, co-first-authorship

  1. -Gori S, Agrillo C, Dadda M, Bisazza A [in press]. Do Fish Perceive Illusory Motion? Scientific Reports

  1. -Gaggi O, Palazzi C, Franceschini S, Ruffino M, Gori S & Facoetti A [in press]. Serious games for early identification of developmental dyslexia. Journal ACM Computers in Entertainment.

  1. -Gori S, Cecchini P, Bigoni A, Molteni M, Facoetti A (2014). Magnocellular-dorsal pathway and sub-lexical route in developmental dyslexia. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 8:460. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00460

  1. -Ruffino M, Gori S, Boccardi D, Molteni M and Facoetti A (2014). Spatial and temporal attention in developmental dyslexia. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8: 331. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00331

  1. -Gori S., Facoetti A. (2013) Perceptual learning as a possible new approach for remediation and prevention of developmental dyslexia. Vision Research, in press.

  1. -Simone Gori & Andrea Facoetti (2013). Is the language transparency really that relevant for the outcome of the action video games training?. Current Biology 23, Comment on the Dispatch by Bavelier et al. 2013 Current Biology 23 R282-R283.

  1. -Ronconi L., Gori S., Giora E., Ruffino M., Molteni M., Facoetti A. (2013). Deeper attentional masking by lateral objects in children with autism. Brain and Cognition, 82(2), 213-218.

  1. -Franceschini S.*, Gori S.*, Ruffino M., Viola S., Molteni M., Facoetti A.*, (2013) Action video games make dyslexic children read better. Current Biology, 23(6), 462-466. *= equal contribution authors, co-first-authorship
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  1. -Simone Gori, Enrico Giora, Arash Yazdanbakhsh, Ennio Mingolla (2013) The Novelty of The Accordion-Grating. Neural Networks, 39, 52.

  1. -Luca Ronconi, Demis Basso, Simone Gori, Andrea Facoetti (2012). TMS on Right Frontal Eye Fields Induces an Inflexible Focus of Attention. Cerebral Cortex, in press.

  1. -*Luca Ronconi, *Simone Gori, Milena Ruffino, Sandro Franceschini, Barbara Urbani, Massimo Molteni, Andrea Facoetti (2012). Decreased Coherent Motion Discrimination in Autism Spectrum Disorder: The Role of Attentional Zoom-out Deficit. Plos One 7, e49019. *= equal contribution authors, co-first-authorship.

  1. -*Franceschini S., Gori S., Ruffino M., Pedrolli K., & *Facoetti A (2012). A Causal Link between Visual Spatial Attention and Reading Acquisition. Current Biology 22, 814-819. * = equal contribution authors, co-first-authorship.

  1. -Ronconi L, Gori S, Ruffino M, Molteni M, Facoetti A (2013). Zoom-out Attentional Impairment in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Cortex, 49, 1025-1033.

  1. -*Manuela Ruzzoli, *Simone Gori, *Andrea Pavan, Cornelia Pirulli, Carlo A. Marzi, Carlo Miniussi (2011) The neural basis of the Enigma illusion: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study Neuropsychologia 49, 3648-3655, 2011. * = equal contribution authors, co-first-authorship.

  1. -Simone Gori, Enrico Giora, Arash Yazdanbakhsh, Ennio Mingolla (2011) A new motion illusion based on competition between two kinds of motion processing units: The Accordion-Grating. Neural Networks 24, 1082-1092

  1. -Arash Yazdanbakhsh, Simone Gori (2011) Mathematical analysis of the Accordion Grating illusion: a differential geometry approach to introduce 3D aperture problem. Neural Networks, 24, 1093-1101

  1. -Milena Ruffino, Anna Noemi Trussardi, Simone Gori, Alessandra Finzi, Sara Giovagnoli, Deny Menghini, Maria Grazia Benassi, Massimo Molteni, Roberto Bolzani, Stefano Vicari, Andrea Facoetti (2010). Attentional Engagement Deficits in Dyslexic Children. Neuropsychologia 48, 3793-3801

  1. -Enrico Giora, Simone Gori (2010) The perceptual expansion of a filled area depends on textural characteristics. Vision Research 50, 2466-2475

  1. -Andrea Facoetti, Nicola Corradi, Milena Ruffino, Simone Gori, Marco Zorzi(2010). Visual Spatial Attention and Speech Segmentation are both Impaired in Preschoolers at Familial Risk for Developmental Dyslexia. Dyslexia 16, 226-239

  1. -Simone Gori, Enrico Giora, D Alan Stubbs (2010) Perceptual compromise between apparent and veridical motion indices: the Unchained-Dots illusion. Perception 39, 863-866

  1. -Simone Gori, Lothar Spillmann (2010) Detection vs. grouping thresholds for elements differing in spacing, size and luminance. An alternative approach towards the psychophysics of Gestalten. Vision Research 50, 1194-1202

  1. -*Aaron R. Seitz, *Athanassios Protopapas, *Yoshiaki Tsushima, Eleni L. Vlahou, Simone Gori, Stephen Grossberg, Takeo Watanabe (2010) Unattended exposure to components of speech sounds yields same benefits as explicit auditory training. Cognition 115, 435-443. * = equal contribution authors, co-first-authorship.

  1. -Simone Gori, Enrico Giora, Tiziano Agostini (2010) Measuring the Breathing Light Illusion by means of induced simultaneous contrast. Perception 39, 5-12

  1. -Simone Gori, Enrico Giora, Riccardo Pedersini (2008) Perceptual multistability in figure-ground segregation using motion stimuli. Acta Psychologica 129, 399-409

  1. -Arash Yazdanbakhsh, Simone Gori (2008) A new psychophysical estimation of the receptive field size. Neuroscience Letters 438, 246-251

  1. -Simone Gori, Riccardo Pedersini, Enrico Giora (2008) How do painters represent motion in garments? Graphic invariants across centuries. Spatial Vision 21, 201-227

  1. -Simone Gori, Arash Yazdanbakhsh (2008) The riddle of the Rotating Tilted Lines Illusion. Perception 37, 631-635

  1. -Stuart Anstis, Simone Gori, Christian Wehrhahn (2007) Afterimages and the Breathing Light Illusion. Perception 36, 791-794

  1. -Simone Gori, Alan Stubbs (2006) A new set of illusions-the dynamic luminance-gradient illusion and the breathing light illusion. Perception 35, 1573-1577

  1. -Simone Gori, Kai Hamburger, Lothar Spillmann (2006) Reversal of apparent rotation in the Enigma-figure with and without motion adaptation and the effect of T-junctions. Vision Research 46, 3267-3273

  1. -Simone Gori, Kai Hamburger (2006) A new motion illusion: the Rotating-Tilted-Lines illusion. Perception, 35(6): 853-857

International Book Chapters

  1. -Simone Gori. The Rotating Tilted Lines Illusion: rotation instead of expansion, a peculiar case of motion misperception [Invited Book Chapter] In A. Shapiro & D. Todorovic (Eds.), The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions, Oxford University Press. [in press]

  1. -Simone Gori, Enrico Giora, D Alan Stubbs. The Breathing Light Illusion: illusory size and brightness variation induced by motion [Invited Book Chapter] In A. Shapiro & D. Todorovic (Eds.), The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions, Oxford University Press. [in press]

  1. -Simone Gori, D Alan Stubbs. Motion illusions as a psychophysical tool to investigate the visual system [Invited Book Chapter] In A. Geremek, M. Greenlee, S. Magnussen (Eds.), Perception Beyond Gestalt - Progress in Vision Research, Routledge Behavioural Science Research Monographs. [in press] 

  1. -Simone Gori, Riccardo Pedersini, Enrico Giora (2008) How do painters represent motion in garments? Graphic invariants across centuries. In B Pinna (Ed.), Art and Perception. Towards a Visual Science of Art, Part 2. Series 'Spatial Vision Perspectives', Leiden, the Netherlands: Brill Academic Publisher

National Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

-Simone Gori, Enrico Giora, Tiziano Agostini (2008) 'Percept-percept coupling' in a case of llusory brightness variation: some phenomenological considerations. Teorie & Modelli (special English edition) 13 185-194

National Peer Reviewed Book Chapters

  1. -Sandro Franceschini, Simone Gori (2011) Segnale luminoso e illusioni ottiche. In G. Carella, L. Cerulli, G. Simonetti (Ed.) La Via Ottica dalle Origini alla Contemporaneita'. (pp. 405-411) S.O.I. (Societa' Oftalmologica Italiana). Reg. San Giovanni, Canelli (AT), Italy: Fabiano Editore. 2011.