GRPC

Groupe de recherche en psychologie cognitive

Principaux thèmes de recherche :

Attention, estimation du temps, mémoire à court terme, interférence dans la double tâche.


              

Sébastien Tremblay, Ph.D.

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Membres réguliers /
Sébastien Tremblay, Ph.D.

Coordonnées:

Téléphone: (418) 656 2131 poste 2886

Courriel: sebastien.tremblay@psy.ulaval.ca

Bureau: Université Laval, Pavillon Félix-Antoine-Savard, bureau 1512.

Internet: Page personnelle  ׀  École de psychologie

  • Publications choisies

    Publications avec comité de lecture

    Banbury, S., Fricker, L., Tremblay, S., & Emery, L. (2003). Using auditory streaming to reduce disruption to serial memory by extraneous auditory warnings. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 9, 12-22.

    Banbury, S., Macken, W. J., Tremblay, S., & Jones, D. M. (2001). Auditory distraction and short-term memory: Phenomena and practical implications. Human Factors, 43, 12-30.

    Couture, M., Lafond, D., & Tremblay, S. (in press) Learning correct responses and errors in the Hebb repetition effect: Two faces of the same coin. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, memory and Cognition.

    Couture, M., & Tremblay, S. (in press). Exploring the characteristics of the Hebb repetition effect for visuo-spatial information. Memory and Cognition.

    Fortin, C., & Tremblay, S. (2006). Interrupting timing in interval production and discrimination: Similarities and differences. Behavioral Processes, 71, 336-343.

    Hughes, R. W., Tremblay, S., & Jones, D. M. (2005). Disruption by speech of serial short-term memory: The critical role of changing-state vowels. Psychonomic Review & Bulletin, 12, 597-604.

    Jones, D. M., & Tremblay, S. (2000). Interference in memory by process or content? A reply to Neath (2000). Psychonomic Review & Bulletin, 7, 550-558.

    Jones, D. M., Alford, D., Macken, W. J., Banbury, S., & Tremblay, S. (2000). Auditory distraction from degraded stimuli: Linear effects of changing-state in the irrelevant sequence. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 108, 1082-1088.

    Lefèbvre, A.-A., Cellard, C., Tremblay, S., & Roy, M-A. (2006). A comment on “Cognitive deficits in relatives of patients with schizophrenia: A meta-analysis” from a cognitive neuropsychological perspective. Schizophrenia Research, 84, 170-171.

    Macken, W. J., Tremblay, S., Houghton, R. J., & Jones, D. M. (2003). Does auditory streaming require attention? Evidence from attentional selectivity in short-term memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 29, 43-51.

    Oswald, C. J. P., Tremblay, S., & Jones, D. M. (2000). Disruption of comprehension by the meaning of irrelevant sound. Memory, 8, 345-350.

    Parmentier, F. R., Tremblay, S., & Jones, D. M. (2004). The suffix effect in visuo-spatial serial memory. Psychonomic Review & Bulletin, 11, 289-295.

    Rioux, I., Tremblay, S., & Bastien, C. H. (2006). Time estimation in subjects with chronic insomnia. Sleep, 29, 454-461.

    Saint-Aubin, J., Tremblay S., & Jalbert, A. (in press). Eye movements and serial memory for visual spatial information: Does time spent fixating contribute to recall? Experimental Psychology.

    Tremblay S., Parmentier, F. B., Guérard, K., Nicholls, A., & Jones, D. M. (2006). A spatial modality effect in serial memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning Memory and Cognition, 32, 1208-1215.

    Tremblay S., Saint-Aubin, J., & Jalbert, A. (2006). Rehearsal in serial memory for visuo-spatial information: Evidence from eye movements. Psychonomic Review & Bulletin, 13, 452-457.

    Tremblay, S., & Fortin, C. (2003). Break expectancy in duration discrimination. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 29, 823-831.

    Tremblay, S., Macken, W. J., & Jones, D. M. (2000). Elimination of the word-length effect by irrelevant sound revisited. Memory & Cognition, 28, 841-846.

    Tremblay, S., Macken, W. J., & Jones, D. M. (2001). The impact of broadband noise on serial memory: Changes in band-pass frequency increase disruption. Memory, 9, 323-331.

    Tremblay, S., Nicholls, A., Alford, D., & Jones, D. M. (2000). Irrelevant sound effect: Does speech play a special role? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning Memory and Cognition, 26, 1750-1754.

    Tremblay, S., Parmentier, F. B., Nicholls, A., & Jones, D. M. (2005). The sandwich effect in visual spatial serial memory. Memory, 13, 357-363.

    Tremblay, S., Vachon, F., & Jones, D. M. (2005). Attentional and perceptual sources of the auditory attentional blink. Perception & Psychophysics, 68, 195-208.

    Vachon, F. & Tremblay, S. (2005). Auditory attentional blink: Masking the second target is necessary, delayed masking is sufficient. Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology, 59, 279-286.

    Vachon, F., & Tremblay, S. (2006). Delayed masking and the auditory attentional blink: A test for retrieval competition and bottleneck models. Experimental Psychology, 53, 186-194.

    Vachon, F., Tremblay, S., & Jones, D. M. (in press). Task-set reconfiguration suspends perceptual processing: Evidence from the attentional blink in spatial and non-spatial domains. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance.

     

    Articles soumis

    Cellard, C., Tremblay, S., Lehoux, C., & Roy, M-A. (2007). Processing spatial information in recent onset schizophrenia: The study of short-term memory and its susceptibility to distraction.  Brain & Cognition.

    Couture, M., & Tremblay, S. (2007). Learning (from) your mistakes: The blind nature of incidental memory. Psychological Sciences.

    Guérard, K., Hughes, R. W., & Tremblay S. (2007). An isolation effect in serial memory for spatial information. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology.

     Lapointe-Goupil, R., Tremblay S., & Fortin, C. (2007). The beneficial effects of concurrent mental activity in temporal attention do not extend to target discrimination. Experimental Psychology.

    Vachon, F., & Tremblay, S. (2006). Modality-specific and amodal sources of interference in the attentional blink. Perception & Psychophysics.

     

    Livres et chapitres de livres

    Banbury, S., & Tremblay, S. (2004) (Eds.), A Cognitive Approach to Situation Awareness: Theory, Measurement and Application. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate & Town.

    Bastien, C. H., Rioux, I., Morin, C. M. & Tremblay, S. (2004). Use of a finger tapping task for time estimation in chronic insomnia sufferers. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 54, 167.

    Cellard, C., Tremblay, S., Lehoux, C., & Roy, M-A. (2005). Processing spatial information in schizophrenia: A study of memory for serial order and its susceptibility to distraction. Proceedings from the International congress on schizophrenia research, Georgia, USA. Schizophrenia Bulletin

    Jobidon, M.-E., Breton, R., Rousseau, R., & Tremblay, S. (2006). Team response to workload transition: The role of team structure. Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, San Francisco, CA.

    Rousseau, R., Tremblay, S., & Breton, R. (2004). Defining and modeling situation awareness: A critical review. In S. Banbury & S. Tremblay (Eds.), A Cognitive Approach to Situation Awareness: Theory, Measurement and Application. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate & Town.

    Tremblay, S., & Jones, D. M. (2001). Beyond the matrix: A study of interference. In D. Harris (Ed.), Engineering psychology and cognitive ergonomics: Industrial ergonomics, HCI and Applied cognitive psychology (pp. 255-263). Aldershot, UK: Ashgate.

    Tremblay, S., Macken, W. J., & Jones, D. M. (2001). The impact of broadband noise on serial memory: Changes in band-pass frequency increase disruption. In S. Gathercole (Ed.), Short-term and working memory (pp. 323-331). Hove, UK: Psychology Press.

     

    Colloques et congrès choisis

    Cellard, C, Lefèbvre, A.-A., Guérard, K, Roy, M.-A., & Tremblay, S. (2007, avril). Serial order processing in first-onset schizophrenia: A correlational analysis of error patterns and clinical symptoms. Affiche présentée au Congrès international sur la recherche en schizophrénie, Colorado Springs, Colorado.

    Cellard, C., Lamontagne, S., & Tremblay, S. (2002, November). Effet sandwich en mémoire visuo-spatiale. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the SQRP, Trois-Rivières, Canada.

    Chamberland, C., Guérard, K., Parmentier, F., Rousseau, R., & Tremblay, S. (2005, Novembre). Alternating between verbal and spatial memory tasks: Costs and benefits. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic society, Toronto, Canada.

    Couture, M., & Tremblay, S. (2005, March). Consolidation de l’information visuo-spatiale: Effet de répétition de Hebb. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Société québécoise de la recherche en psychologie (SQRP), Mont Sainte-Anne, Canada.

    Couture, M., Cellard, C., & Tremblay, S. (2003, November). The Hebb effect in visuo-spatial short-term memory. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic society, Vancouver, Canada

    Doré, M.-C., Rouleau, N., Caza, N., Gingras, N., Roy, M.-A., & Tremblay, S. (2007 avril). Memory processes and level-of-processing effect in a list learning paradigm in adolescents with psychosis. Affiche présentée au Congrès international sur la recherche en schizophrénie, Colorado Springs.

    Guérard, K, Jalbert, A, Saint-Aubin, J, Tremblay, S. (2006, November). Does time spent fixating contribute to serial recall for visual-spatial information? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Houston, Texas.

    Guérard, K., & Tremblay, S. (2005, March). Le maintien de l’information d’ordre en mémoire à court terme : Similarités et différences entre les modalités et les codes. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the SQRP, Mont Sainte-Anne, Canada.

    Guérard, K., Chamberland, C., Bluteau, J., & Tremblay, S. (2005, July). The Von Restorff effect in memory for spatially distributed items. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian society for Brain, Behavior, and Cognitive Science (CBBCS), Montréal, Canada.

    Jobidon, M.-E., Breton, R., & Tremblay, S. (2006, August). Team functioning: A matter of information sharing and coordination among team members. Paper presented at the annual meeting of Cognitio. Montréal, Canada.

    Lefèbvre, A.-A., Cellard, C., Rouleau, N., Maziade, M., Tremblay, S., & Roy, M.-A. (2007, avril). A study of item and associative memory in schizophrenic patients and their non affected first degree relatives. Affiche présentée au Congrès international sur la recherche en schizophrénie, Colorado Springs, Colorado.

    Macken, W. J., Tremblay, S., Culling, J. F., & Jones, D. M. (2001, July). Selective attention in memory: Processing of order. Paper presented by Dr Bill Macken at the 3rd International Conference on Memory (ICOM-3), Valencia, Spain.

    Tremblay, S., & Jones, D. M. (2001, October). Beyond the matrix: A study of interference. Paper presented at the 3rd Engineering Psychology and Cognitive Ergonomics conference, Edinburg, UK.

    Tremblay, S., Guérard, K., Chamberland, C., & Couture, M. (2004, Novembrer). Similarities in error patterns across modalities and codes in serial memory. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic society, Minneapolis, US.

    Tremblay, S., Parmentier, F. B., & Jones, D. M. (2000, September). The suffix effect in visuo-spatial serial memory. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the British Psychological Society (BPS) Cognitive section, University of Essex, England, UK.

    Tremblay, S., Parmentier, F. B., & Saint-Aubin, J. (2005, July). Functional similarities and dissimilarities between verbal and spatial information in memory for serial order. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the CBBCS, Montréal, Canada.

    Tremblay, S., Parmentier, F. B., Nicholls, A., & Jones, D. M. (2002, July). Functional characteristics of visuo-spatial serial memory. Poster presented at the second international congress on short term memory, Québec, Canada.

    Tremblay, S., Saint-Aubin, J., Parmentier, F. B., & Jones, D. M. (2004, August). Functional similarities and dissimilarities between verbal and spatial information in short-term memory. Paper presented at the International Congress of Psychology, Beijing, China.

    Vachon F, Bruneau-Bhérer R, Tremblay, S. (2006, November). Effects of peripheral and central masking on the auditory attentional blink. Poster presented at the Auditory Perception, Cognition, and Action Meeting, Houston, Texas.

    Vachon, F., Lapointe, M.-L. B., Tremblay, S., & Jones, D. M. (2005, Novembre). Absence of perceptual processing during task-set reconfiguration: Evidence from the attentional blink and associative priming. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic society, Toronto.

    Vachon, F., Packwood, S., & Tremblay, S. (2006, August). Effects of masking in the attentional blink: A direct comparison between vision and audition. Poster presented at the 11th meeting of the Cognitive Science Association for Interdisciplinary Learning, Hood River, États-Unis.

    Vachon, F., Packwood, S., Lapointe, M.-L. B., & Tremblay, S. (2006, March). Permutation spatiale, masquage et clignement attentionnel : Une comparaison entre la vision et l'audition. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Société québécoise de la recherche en psychologie (SQRP), Montréal, Canada.