Disentangled face representations in deep generative models and the human brain


Paul Soulos and Leyla Isik

NeurIPS SVRHM workshop 2020 [pdf]


The speed of human social interaction perception


Leyla Isik, Anna Mynick, Dimitrios Pantazis, and Nancy Kanwisher

Neuroimage 2020 [pdf]



How face perception unfolds over time


Katharina Dobs, Leyla Isik, Dimitrios Pantazis, and Nancy Kanwisher (under review)

Nature Communications 2019


General transformations of object representations in human visual cortex


Emily J Ward, Leyla Isik, and Marvin M Chun

Journal of Neuroscience 2018


Invariant recognition shapes neural representations of visual input


Andrea Tacchetti, Leyla Isik, and Tomaso Poggio

Annual Reviews in Vision Science 2018. 4:17.1–17.20. [pdf]


A fast, invariant representation for action in the human visual system


Leyla Isik, Andrea Tacchetti, and Tomaso Poggio  

Journal of Neurophysiology 2018 119:2, 631-640[pdf]


Perceiving social interactions in the posterior superior temporal sulcus


Leyla Isik, Kami Koldewyn, David Beeler, and Nancy Kanwisher

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2017 114 (43), E9145-E9152. [pdf]


What is changing when: Decoding visual information in movies from human intracranial recordings


Leyla Isik, Jedediah Singer, Joseph Madsen, Nancy Kanwisher and Gabriel Kreiman

Neuroimage 2017. [pdf]


Invariant recognition drives neural representations of actions

Andrea Tacchetti, Leyla Isik, and Tomaso Poggio

PLoS Computational Biology 2017 13 (12), e1005859. [pdf]


Eccentricity-dependent deep neural networks: modeling invariance in human vision


Francis Chen, Gemma Roig, Leyla Isik, Xavier Boix, and Tomaso Poggio

Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence 2017. [pdf]

The dynamics of invariant object recognition in the human visual system


Leyla Isik, Ethan Meyers, Joel Leibo, and Tomaso Poggio

Journal of Neurophysiology 2014 111 (1), 91-102. [pdf]


Computational role of eccentricity dependent cortical magnification


Leyla Isik, Jim Mutch and Tomaso Poggio

arXiv:1406.1770 2014. [pdf]


Learning and disrupting invariance in visual recognition with a temporal association learning rule


Leyla Isik, Joel Leibo and Tomaso Poggio

Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience 2012 6, 37. [pdf]