5 Works

Cortical encoding of melodic expectations in human temporal cortex

Giovanni Di Liberto, Claire Pelofi, Roberta Bianco, Prachi Patel, Ashesh D Mehta, Jose L Herrero, Alain De Cheveigné, Shihab A Shamme & Nima Mesgarani
Humans engagement in music rests on underlying elements such as the listeners’ cultural background and interest in music. These factors modulate how listeners anticipate musical events, a process inducing instantaneous neural responses as the music confronts these expectations. Measuring such neural correlates would represent a direct window into high-level brain processing. Here we recorded cortical signals as participants listened to Bach melodies. We assessed the relative contributions of acoustic versus melodic components of the music...

BASS2000 Solar survey archive

Jean Aboudarham & Christian Renie
BASS2000 archives and distributes ground-based solar observations provided by various instruments: the THEMIS telescope, the Nançay Radio Heliograph and Nançay Decameter Array, the Spectroheliographs of Meudon and Coimbra, the Coronograph and CLIMSO of Pic du Midi, USET at Royal Observatory of Belgium. Tools are also available, such as Solar spectrum in Visible, UV and IR, with line identification. A database of solar features (filaments, prominences, active regions, coronal holes, sunspots, type III radio bursts and...

Pedigree-free quantitative genetic approach provides evidence for heritability of movement tactics in wild roe deer

Laura Gervais, Aidan.J Mark Hewison, Nicolas Morellet, Maria Bernard, Joël Merlet, Bruno Cargnelutti, Yannick Chaval, Benoit Pujol & Erwan QUEMERE
Assessing the evolutionary potential of animal populations in the wild is crucial to understanding how they may respond to selection mediated by rapid environmental change (e.g. habitat loss and fragmentation). A growing number of studies have investigated the adaptive role of behaviour, but assessments of its genetic basis in a natural setting remain scarce. We combined intensive biologging technology with genome-wide data and a pedigree-free quantitative genetic approach to quantify repeatability, heritability and evolvability for...

Drivers of amphibian population dynamics and asynchrony at local and regional scales

Hugo Cayuela, Richard A. Griffiths, Nurul Zakaria, Jan W. Arntzen, Pauline Priol, Jean-Paul Léna, Aurélien Besnard & Pierre Joly
Identifying the drivers of population fluctuations in spatially distinct populations remains a significant challenge for ecologists. Whereas regional climatic factors may generate population synchrony (i.e., the Moran effect), local factors including the level of density-dependence may reduce the level of synchrony. Although divergences in the scaling of population synchrony and spatial environmental variation have been observed, the regulatory factors that underlie such mismatches are poorly understood. Few previous studies have investigated how density-dependent processes and...

BASS2000, database of Solar ground-based observations

Jean Aboudarham & Christian Renié
This paper describes what is available in BASS2000 database and how to use it the best possible way. It details access to all kinds of observations, in various ways, as well as use of specific tools, and use of Heliophysics Feature Catalogue (HFC) from HELIO

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  • 2020

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  • PSL Research University
  • Paris Observatory
  • Columbia University
  • University of Kent
  • New York University
  • University of Lyon System
  • French National Institute for Agricultural Research
  • Laboratory of Space Studies and Instrumentation in Astrophysics
  • University College London
  • University of Maryland, Baltimore