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Carole Peyrin

Carole Peyrin


CR1 CNRS - Head of PSM Researcher team

Laboratoire de Psychologie et NeuroCognition (LPNC) CNRS UMR 5105 - UGA
BSHM - 1251 Av Centrale CS40700
38058 Grenoble Cedex 9 - France

Tél. : 04.76.82.58.79

carole.peyrin@univ-grenoble-alpes.fr

NEWS

Kauffmann, L., Roux-Sibillon, A., Beffara, B., Mermillod, M., Guyader, N., & Peyrin, C. (in press). How does information from low and high spatial frequencies interact during scene categorization. Visual Cognition.

Education

  • 2012: Research Habilitation, UPMF, Grenoble, France
  • 2011: CR1 CNRS, LPNC
  • 2007: CR2 CNRS, LPNC
  • 2005-2007: Post-doc INSERM U455, Toulouse, France.
  • 2004: Post-doct FYSSEN, Departments of Neurology and Neurosciences, Geneva University Hospitals (HUG, Switzerland).
  • 2003: Doctorat (Phd) in Psychology, UPMF, Grenoble, France

Prizes and honors

  • 2016: Knight of the Ordre National du Mérite/Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite
  • 2015: Bronze Medal Winners of the CNRS
    The CNRS Bronze Medal recognizes a researcher’s first work, which makes that person a specialist with talent in a particular field. This medal is a way for the CNRS to encourage the researcher to continue work that has met with initial success and already produced fruitful results. http://www.cnrs.fr/fr/recherche/pri... http://www.upmf-grenoble.fr/actuali...
  • 2014: « La Recherche » award in Neurosciences for showing that the right hemisphere is predominantly involved in the global perception of scenes while the left hemisphere is involved in the perception of details. http://www.leprixlarecherche.com
  • 2013-2016: Prime d’Excellence Scientifique
  • 2005: "Relève académique féminine" grant Geneva University Hospitals (HUG)
  • 2004: Post-doctoral grant from Fyssen Fundation

Administration

  • >2017: Member of the Scientific Committee of NeuroCoG IDEX-UGA https://neurocog.univ-grenoble-alpes.fr/
  • >2016: Member of the Academic Council of COMUE University Grenoble Alpes (UGA); >2017 Member of the Research Council
  • >2015: Assistant to the Director, Pole Grenoble Cognition
  • >2015: President (Vice-President from 2012) of the CERNI (Comité d’Ethique pour les Recherches Non Interventionnelles), a local research ethics committee for non-interventional studies http://www.grenoblecognition.fr/ind...
  • 2013: Head of Perception and Sensory-Motricity (PSM) team (LPNC, Grenoble)
  • 2013-2015: Team head in the Research Alliance ‘Health & Society’ (UPMF, Grenoble)
  • >2008: Member of the steering committee ARC2 “Qualité de Vie et Vieillissement“ Région Rhône-Alpes (Pilot in Axe 1b – Handicap)

Research interests

  • Neural bases of spatial frequency processing during scene perception (Hemispheric specialization, Retinotopic organization, Scene-selective regions, Methods: cerebral asymmetry, retinotopic mapping) ANR RECOR database: http://webcom.upmf-grenoble.fr/LPNC...
    Main collaborators: Nathalie Guyader, Alan Chauvin, Michel Dojat
  • Scene perception in childhood and normal aging
    Main collaborators: Nicolas Poirel, Gregory Simon
  • Residual abilities in central vision and functional reorganization in Age-related Macular Degeneration
    Main collaborators: Ruxandra Hera (Alpes Rétine, Grenoble), Muriel Boucart (SCALab, Lille)
  • Residual abilities in peripheral vision and functional reorganization in Glaucoma
    Main collaborators: Florent Aptel (CHU Grenoble) and Muriel Boucart (SCALab, Lille)
  • Functional cerebral reorganization in homonymous hemianopia
    Main collaborator: Sylvie Chokron (UFVC, FOR, Paris) and Céline Perez (UFVC, FOR, Paris)

Grants

  • AGIR Pole CBS Université Grenoble Alpes - ReCorAge (2017-2020)
  • ANR “Jeunes Chercheurs” - RECOR (2012-2016)
  • Cible 2012 Rhône-Alpes (2012-2015)
  • SFR “Santé & Société” - EVALONG-DMLA (2013-2014)
  • Pôle Grenoble Cognition - Dynascenes (2011-2012)
  • Cluster 11 HVN Rhône-Alpes - DMLA (2009-2012)

Teaching

  • Neuroimaging methods applied to Cognitive Sciences (M2R, Cognitive Science, Grenoble Institute of Technology/Grenoble INP)
  • Neuroimaging methods applied to Cognitive Psychology (M2R Cognitive Psychology, Pierre Mendès France University, Grenoble)
  • Neuroimaging methods applied to Neuropsychology (M2P Neuropsychology, University of Savoie, Chambery)
  • Research ethics committee (M2R Cognitive Psychology, Pierre Mendès France University, Grenoble)
  • Visual perception and Aging (Undergraduate, M1 Cognitive Psychology, University Paris-Descartes, Paris)
  • Visual perception (Undergraduate, L3 Cognitive Psychology, Pierre Mendès France University, Grenoble)

Director of Phd students

  • Alexia Roux-Sibillon: PhD thesis at LPNC (Grenoble)
    Title: Déficits, adaptation et réorganisation fonctionnelle cérébrale des traitements visuels rétinotopiques au cours du vieillissement normal et pathologique (dégénérescence maculaire liée à l’âge et glaucome)
  • Louise Kauffmann: PhD thesis at LPNC (Grenoble), co-advisor: Alan Chauvin, Defended on 4th November 2015
    Title: Mécanismes et bases cérébrales du traitement des fréquences spatiales lors de la catégorisation de scènes visuelles
  • Stephen Ramanoël: PhD thesis at LPNC and GIN (Grenoble), co-advisor: Michel Dojat, Defended on 4th December 2015
    Title: Etude du traitement visuel rétinotopique des fréquences spatiales de scènes et plasticité cérébrale au cours du vieillissement normal et pathologique
  • Benoit Musel: PhD thesis at LPNC (Grenoble), co-advisor: Sylvie Chokron, Defended on 3rd December 2012
    Title: Adaptation, plasticité et réorganisation fonctionnelle cérébrale de la perception visuelle chez les patients atteints de dégénérescence maculaire liée à l’âge (DMLA)

Co-advisor of Phd students

  • Céline Perez: PhD thesis at LPNC (Grenoble) and FOR (Paris), Director: Sylvie Chokron, Defended on 7th December 2012
    Title: Plasticité des aires visuelles corticales après une lésion rétrochiasmatique : approche en neuro-imagerie
  • Caroline Reilhac: Phd thesis at INSERM U825 (Toulouse), Directors: Jean-François Démonet and Sylviane Valdois, Defended on 3rd October 2012
    Title: Dyslexie, neuro-imagerie fonctionnelle et remédiation : Exploration en Imagerie par Résonance Magnétique
  • Muriel Lobier: PhD thesis at LPNC (Grenoble), Director: Sylviane Valdois, Defended on 14th December 2011
    Title: Conception et validation d’entraînements pour la rééducation des troubles de l’empan visuo-attentionnel : développement d’un logiciel de rééducation
  • Solène Kalénine: PhD thesis at LPNC (Grenoble), Directors : Françoise Bonthoux and Monica Baciu, Defended in 2008
    Title: Deux voies de construction des concepts selon les individus et les type d’objets. Étude comportementale et IRMf
  • Emilie Cousin: PhD thesis at LPNC (Grenoble), Director: Monica Baciu, Defended in 2008
    Title: Plasticité du langage chez les patients épileptiques. Etude comportementale, IRMf et enregistrement de l’activité électrique intra-cérébrale

Peer-reviewed articles

  • Kauffmann, L., Roux-Sibillon, A., Beffara, B., Mermillod, M., Guyader, N., & Peyrin, C. (in press). How does information from low and high spatial frequencies interact during scene categorization. Visual Cognition.
  • Guyader, N., Chauvin, A., Boucart, M., & Peyrin, C. (2017). Do low spatial frequencies explain the extremely fast saccades towards human faces? Vision Research, 133, 100-111.
  • Peyrin, C., Ramanoël, S., Roux-Sibilon, A., Chokron, S., & Hera, R. (2017). Scene perception in age-related macular degeneration: Effect of spatial frequencies and contrast in residual vision. Vision Research, 130, 36-47.
  • Chokron, S., Perez, C., & Peyrin, C. (2016). Behavioral consequences and cortical reorganization in homonymous hemianopia. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience. 10:57. doi: 10.3389/fnsys.2016.00057.
  • Campagne, A., Fradcourt, B., Baciu, M., Pichat, C., Kauffmann, L., & Peyrin, C. (2016). Cerebral correlates of emotional and motivational appraisals during visual processing of emotional scenes depending on spatial frequency : A pilot study. PLoS One, 12;11(1):e0144393. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone
  • Kauffmann, L., Bourgin, J., Guyader, N., & Peyrin, C. (2015). The neural bases of the semantic interference of spatial frequency-based information in scenes. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 27(12), 2394-2405. doi: 10.1162/jocn_a_00861.
  • Ramanoël, S., Kauffmann, L., Dojat, M., Cousin, E., & Peyrin, C. (2015). Age-related differences in spatial frequency processing during scene categorization. PLoS One, 10(8):e0134554. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0134554.
  • Kauffmann, L., Chauvin, A., Pichat, C., & Peyrin, C. (2015). Effective connectivity in the neural network underlying coarse-to-fine categorization of visual scenes. A dynamic causal modeling study. Brain and Cognition, 99, 46-56. doi: 10.1016/j.bandc.2015.07.004.
  • Cavézian, C., Perez, C., Peyrin, C., Gaudry, I., Obadia, M., Gout, O., & Chokron, S. (2015). Hemisphere-dependant ipsilesional deficits in hemainopia: Sightblindness in the ‘intact’ visual field. Cortex, 69, 166-174.
  • Kauffmann, L., Ramanoël, S., Guyader, N., Chauvin, A., & Peyrin, C. (2015). Spatial frequency Processing in scene-selective cortical regions. NeuroImage, 112, 86-95.
  • Kauffmann, L., Chauvin, A., Guyader, N., & Peyrin, C. (2015). Rapid scene categorization: Role of spatial frequency order, accumulation and luminance contrast. Vision Research, 107, 49-57.
  • Lobier, M., Peyrin, C., Pichat, C., Le Bas, J.F., & Valdois, S. (2014). Visual processing of multiple elements in the dyslexic brain: Evidence for a double dysfunction of parietal and occipito-temporal cortex. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 8:479.
  • Kauffmann, L., Ramanoël, S., & Peyrin, C. (2014). The neural bases of spatial frequency processing during scene perception. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience. 8:37.
  • Musel, B., Kauffmann, L., Ramanoël, S., Giavarini, C., Guyader, N., Chauvin, A., & Peyrin, C. (2014). Coarse-to-Fine categorization of visual scenes in scene-selective cortex. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 26 (10), 2287-2297.
  • Valdois, S., Peyrin, C., Lassus-Sangosse, D., Lallier, M., Démonet, J.F., Kandel, S. (2014). Dyslexia in a French-Spanish bilingual girl: Behavioural and Neural modulations following a visual attention span intervention. Cortex, 53, 120-145.
  • Fradcourt, B., Peyrin, C., Baciu, M., Campagne, A. (2013). Behavioral assessment of emotional and motivational appraisal during visual processing of emotional scenes depending on spatial frequencies. Brain and Cognition, 83 (1), 104-113.
  • Peyrin, C. (2013). Les détails ne nous sautent pas aux yeux. La Recherche, 477, 80-82.
  • Musel, B., Bordier, C., Dojat, M., Pichat, C., Chokron, S., Le Bas, J.F., & Peyrin, C. (2013). Retinotopic and lateralized processing of spatial frequencies in human visual cortex during scene categorization. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25 (8), 1315-1331.
  • Reilhac, C., Peyrin, C., Démonet, J.F., & Valdois, S. (2013). Role of the superior parietal lobules in letter identity processing within strings: FMRI evidence from skilled and dyslexic readers. Neuropsychologia, 51 (4), 601-612.
  • Perez, C., Peyrin, C., Cavézian, C., Cousin, E., Coubard, O., Raz, N., Levin, N., Doucet, G., Andersson, F., Obadia, M., Gout, O., Héran, F., Savatovsky, J., & Chokron, S. (2013). An fMRI investigation of the cortical network underlying detection and categorization abilities in hemianopic patients. Brain topography. 26 (2), 264-277.
  • Musel, B., Chauvin, A., Guyader, N., Chokron, S., & Peyrin, C. (2012). Is coarse-to-fine strategy sensitive to normal aging? PLoS One, 7 (6): e38493.
  • Lobier, M., Peyrin, C., Le Bas, J.F., & Valdois, S. (2012). Pre-orthographic character string processing and parietal cortex: A role for visual attention in reading? Neuropsychologia, 50 (9), 2195-2204.
  • Peyrin, C., Lallier, M., Démonet, J.F., Baciu, M., Pernet, C., Le Bas, J.F., & Valdois, S. (2012). Neural dissociation of phonological and visual attention span in developmental dyslexia: FMRI evidence from two case reports. Brain and Language, 120, 381-394.
  • Musel, B., Hera, R., Chokron, S., Alleysson, D., Chiquet, C., Romanet, J.P., Guyader, N., & Peyrin, C. (2011). Residual abilities in age-related macular degeneration patients to process spatial frequencies during natural scenes categorization. Visual Neuroscience, 28, 529-541.
  • Fautrelle, L., Pichat, C., Ricolfi, F., Peyrin, C., & Bonnetblanc, F. (2011). Catching falling objects: the role of the cerebellum in processing sensory-motor errors that may influence updating of feedforward commands. An fMRI study. Neuroscience, 190, 135-144.
  • Peyrin, C., Démonet, J.F., N’guyen-Morel, M.A., Le Bas, J.F., & Valdois, S. (2011). Superior parietal lobules dysfunction in a homogeneous group of dyslexic children with a visual attention span disorder. Brain and Language, 118 (3), 128-138.
  • Coubard, O. A., Perez, C., Kazandjian, S., Gaudry, I., Marendaz, C., Guyader, N., Peyrin, C., & Chokron, S. (2011). Visual demand and visual field presentation influence natural scene processing. Graefes Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 249 (2), 223-232.
  • Peyrin, C., Michel, C., Schwartz, S., Seghier, M., Thut, G., Landis, T., Marendaz, C. & Vuilleumier, P. (2010). The neural substrates and timing of top-down processes during coarse-to-fine categorization of visual scenes: A combined fMRI and ERP study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 22 (12), 2768-2780.
  • Cavézian, C., Gaudry, I., Perez, C., Coubard, O., Doucet, G., Peyrin, C., Marendaz, C., Obadia, M., Gout, O., & Chokron, S. (2010). Specific impairments in visual processing following lesion side in hemianopic patients. Cortex, 46 (9), 1123-1131.
  • Perez, C., Cavézian, C., Peyrin, C., Coubard, O., Doucet, G., Andersson, F., Gout, O., Savatovsky, J., & Chokron, S. (2009). Plasticité des aires visuelles corticales après une lésion rétro-chiasmatique: approche en neuro-imagerie. Revue de Neuropsychologie, Neurosciences cognitives et cliniques, 1(3), 1-7.
  • Lallier, M., Thierry, G., Tainturier, M.J., Donnadieu, S., Peyrin, C., Billard, C., & Valdois, S. (2009). Auditory and visual stream segregation in children and adults: An assessment of the amodality assumption of the ’sluggish attentional shifting’ theory of dyslexia. Brain Research, 1302, 132-147.
  • Kalénine, S., Peyrin, C., Pichat, C., Segebarth, C., Bonthoux, F. & Baciu, M. (2009). The sensory-motor specificity of taxonomic and thematic conceptual relations: A behavioral and fMRI study. Neuroimage, 44 (3), 1152-1162.
  • Mermillod, M., Vuilleumier, P., Peyrin, C., Alleysson, D., & Marendaz, C. (2009). The Importance of Low Spatial Frequency Information for Recognizing Fearful Facial Expressions. Connection Science, 21 (1), 75-83.
  • Rousset S., Peyrin C., Cousin E., Kandel S., Baussand V., Baciu M. (2009). Exploration de la spécialisation hémisphérique du traitement d’objets en utilisant un paradigme d’amorçage en champ visuel divisé. Cahiers Romans de Sciences Cognitives, In Cognito, Vol 1, Nr.3.
  • Cousin, E., Peyrin, C., Pichat, C., Lamalle, L., Le Bas, J.F. & Baciu, M. (2007). Functional MRI approach for assessing hemispheric predominance of regions activated by a phonological and a semantic task. European Journal of Radiology. 63 (2), 274-285.
  • Peyrin, C., Mermillod, M., Chokron, S., & Marendaz, C. (2006). Effect of temporal constraints on hemispheric asymmetries during spatial frequency processing. Brain and Cognition. 62 (3), 214-220.
  • Mermillod, M., Guyader, N., Peyrin, C., Alleysson, D., and Marendaz, C. (2006). Avantage computationnel de l’information de basse fréquence spatiale dans la reconnaissance d’expressions faciales de peur par un reseau de neurones artificiels. Cahiers Romans de Sciences Cognitives InCognito , 3 (1), 23-36.
  • Cousin, E., Peyrin, C. & Baciu, M. (2006). Hemispheric predominance assessment of phonology and semantics. A divided visual field experiment. Brain and Cognition, 61 (3), 298-304.
  • Valdois, S., Carbonnel, S., Juphard, A., Baciu, M., Ans, B., Peyrin, C. & Segebarth, C. (2006). Polysyllabic pseudo-word processing in reading and lexical decision: Converging evidence from behavioural data, simulations and functional MRI. Brain Research. 1085 (1), 149-162.
  • Peyrin, C., Chokron, S., Guyader, N., Gout, O., Moret, J. & Marendaz, C. (2006). Neural correlates of spatial frequency processing: A neuropsychological approach. Brain Research, 1073-1074, 1-10.
  • Peyrin, C., Schwartz, S., Seghier, M., Michel, C., Landis, T., & Vuilleumier, P. (2005). Hemispheric specialization of human inferior temporal cortex during coarse-to-fine and fine-to-coarse analysis of natural visual scenes. NeuroImage, 28 (2), 464-473.
  • Ballaz, C., Boutsen, L., Peyrin, C., Humphreys, G. W. & Marendaz, C. (2005). Visual search for object orientation can be modulated by canonical orientation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 31 (1), 20-39.
  • Peyrin, C., Baciu, M., Segebarth, C., & Marendaz, C. (2004). Cerebral Regions and Hemispheric Specialization for Processing Spatial Frequencies during Natural Scene Recognition. An Event-Related fMRI Study. NeuroImage, 23 (2), 697-706.
  • Guyader, N., Chauvin, A., Peyrin, C., Hérault, J., & Marendaz, C. (2004). Image phase or amplitude? Rapid scene categorization is an amplitude based process. Comptes Rendus Biologies, 327 (4), 313-318.
  • Peyrin, C., Chauvin, A., Chokron, S., & Marendaz, C. (2003). Hemispheric specialization for spatial frequency processing in the analysis of natural scenes. Brain and Cognition, 53 (2), 278-282.
  • Ballaz, C., Chauvin, A., Marendaz, C., & Peyrin, C. (2001). L’orientation canonique comme déterminant de la saillance perceptive. Incognito, 22, 37-46.

Chapters

  • Peyrin, C., & Musel, B. (2012). On the specific role of the occipital cortex during natural scene recognition: Psychophysical, neuroimaging and neuropsychological approach. In S. Molotchnikoff & J. Rouat (Eds). Visual Cortex. InTech. ISBN: 978-953-51-0760-6.
  • Valdois, S., Peyrin, C., & Baciu, M. (2008). The neurobiological correlates of developmental dyslexia. In S. Fuchs, (Ed), Some aspects of speech and the brain: Peter Lang Verlag publisher.
  • Peyrin, C., Lallier, M., & Valdois, S. (2008). Visual attention span brain mechansims in normal and dyslexic readers. In M. Baciu (Ed.), Neuropsychology and Cognition of language: Behavioural, neuropsychological and neuroimaging studies of spoken and written language, (pp 22-40): Research Signpost.
  • Chauvin, A., Hérault, J., Marendaz, C., & Peyrin, C. (2002). Natural scene perception: Visual attractors and images processing. In W. Lowe & J. A. Bullinaria (Eds.), Connectionist models of cognition and perception (pp. 236-248): World Scientific, Singapore.

Research Habilitation

  • Perception visuelle de scènes naturelles : Modélisation neurocognitive et applications cliniques”. Université Pierre Mendès France, Grenoble, France.

Doctorat

Database

The ReCor Database : http://webcom.upmf-grenoble.fr/LPNC/ReCor/

Citations:

  • in Materials and Methods: Stimuli were black and white photographs of scenes selected from the ReCor Database (Musel et al., 2003; http://webcom.upmf-grenoble.fr/LPNC/ReCor/)
  • in References: Musel, B., Bordier, C., Dojat, M., Pichat, C., Chokron, S., Le Bas, J.F., & Peyrin, C. (2013). Retinotopic and lateralized processing of spatial frequencies in human visual cortex during scene categorization. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25 (8), 1315-1331.