Publications

Selected publications of Dr. Grossman and FACELab collaborators. For updates on the latest research from the FACE Lab, you can also take a look at recent posters presenting work in progress.

Sasson*, N.J., Faso, D.J., Nugent, J., Lovell, S., Kennedy*, D.P., & Grossman*, R.B. (2017).  Neurotypical Peers are Less Willing to Interact with Those with Autism based on Thin Slice Judgments.  Scientific Reports 7, doi: 10.1038/srep40700

Mertens, J., Zane, E. R., Neumeyer, K., & Grossman, R. B. (in  press). How Anxious Do You Think I Am? Relationship Between State and Trait Anxiety in Children With and Without ASD During Social Tasks. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, http://doi.org/10.1007/s10803-016-2979-y

Guha, T; Yang, Z; Grossman, RB; Narayanan, SS (in press). A Computational Study of Expressive Facial Dynamics in Children with Autism. IEEE Transactions on Affective Comuting.

Bone, D; Black, M; Ramakrishna, A; Grossman, R; & Narayanan, S (2015). Acoustic-Prosodic Correlates of ‘Awkward’ Prosody in Story Retellings from Adolescents with Autism. Interspeech 2015

Guha, T; Yang, Z; Ramakrishna, A; Grossman, R; Hedley, D; Lee, S; & Narayanan, S (2015). On quantifying facial expression-related atypicality of children with autism spectrum disorder, in proceedings IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Brisbane, Australia, Apr 2015.

Grossman, R.B., Steinhart, Erin, Mitchell, Teresa, McIlvane, William (2014). “Look who’s talking” Gaze Patterns for Implicit and Explicit Audio-Visual Speech Synchrony Detection  in Children with High Functioning Autism. Autism Research 8.3 (2015): 307-316, doi: 10.1002/aur.1447

Grossman, RB (2015). Judgments of Social Awkwardness from Brief Exposure to Children with High-Functioning. Autism, published online 12 June, 2014

Metallinou, A; Grossman, RB; Narayanan, S (2013). Quantifying atypicality in affective facial expressions of children with autism spectrum disorders.  Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME), San Jose, CA, oral presentation

Grossman, R.B., Edelson, L. & Tager-Flusberg, H. (2013). Emotional facial and vocal expressions during story retelling by children and adolescents with High-Functioning Autism.  Journal of Speech Language and Hearing Research, 56(3), 1035-44

Grossman, R.B. & Tager-Flusberg, H. (2012). Quality matters! Differences between expressive and receptive non-verbal communication skills in children with ASD.  Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 6(3), 1150-1155, PMC3388545

Grossman, R.B. & Tager-Flusberg, H. (2012). “Who said that?” Matching of low- and high-intensity emotional prosody to facial expressions by adolescents with ASD.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 42(12), 2546-2557, DOI: 10.1007/s10803-012-1511-2, PMC3540415

Grossman, RB; Bemis, RH; Plesa-Skwerer, D; Tager-Flusberg, H (2010).  Lexical and Affective Prosody in Children with High Functioning Autism.  Journal of Speech Language and Hearing Research, 53, 778-793

Grossman, RB; Schnepps, MH; & Tager-Flusberg, H (2009).  Slipped Lips:  Onset Asynchrony Detection for Visual and Auditory Speech in Adolescents with Autism.  Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 50(4), 491-497

Grossman, RB & Tager-Flusberg, H (2008).  Reading Faces for Information about Words and Emotions in Adolescents with Autism.  Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 2(4),681-695

Grossman, RB & Kegl, J (2007).  Moving Faces: Categorization of Dynamic Facial Expressions in American Sign Language by Deaf and Hearing Participants.  Journal of Nonverbal Behavior 31(1):23-38.

Grossman, RB & Kegl, J (2006).  To Capture a Face: A Novel Technique for the Analysis and Quantification of Facial Expressions in American Sign Language.  Sign Language Studies 6(3):273-305.

Grossman, RB (2001).  Dynamic Facial Expressions in American Sign Language: Behavioral, Neuroimaging, and Facial-Coding Analyses for Deaf and Hearing Subjects. Dissertation, Boston University, Boston, MA.

Chee, MWL; O’Craven, K; Bergida, R; Rosen, B; & Savoy, RL (1999). Auditory and Visual Word Processing Studies with fMRI.  Human Brain Mapping 7:15-29.

Bergida, R (1998) Die Sprache des Schweigens (The Language of Silence).  In Kultur Allein ist nicht Genug, Lit Verlag, Münster-Hamburg-Berlin-Wien-London-Zürich.

Ullman, MT; Bergida, R; & O’Craven, K (1997). Distinct fMRI  Activation Patterns for Regular and Irregular Past Tense. NeuroImage, 5, S549.

 

Presentations and Published Abstracts

Grossman, R.B., Steinhart, E. & Mitchell, T.  (May 2013) Visual gaze mapping in emotional face-voice matching.  Poster presented at the International Meeting for Autism Research, San Sebastian, Spain.

Grossman, R.B., Metallinou, A. & Narayanan, S. (April 2013)  Asynchrony and Roughness in Facial Expression Productions of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development Biannual Conference, Seattle, WA

Grossman, RB (November 2012) Gaze patterns for facial expression processing in children with ASD.  Part of: “Eye-Tracking Technology & Cognitive Processing in Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities” ASHA Convention, November 2012.  Two-hour oral symposium with Krista Wilkinson, Nancy Brady, Teresa Mitchell, William Dube, William McIlvane, and Christa Anderson

Grossman, R.B., Pitre, N., Schmid, A., & Hasty, K. (May 2012) First impressions:  Facial expressions and prosody signal ASD status to naïve observers.  Poster presented at the International Meeting for Autism Research, Toronto, CA

Grossman, R.B., Schmid, A., Steinhart, E. & Mitchell, T.  (May 2012) Gaze patterns in implicit and explicit onset asynchrony detection.  Poster presented at the International Meeting for Autism Research, Toronto, CA

Grossman, R.B., Schmid, A., Steinhart, E. & Mitchell, T.  (March 2012). Visual fixation patterns during emotional face-voice matching. Poster presented at Gatlinburg Conference, Annapolis, MD

Grossman, RB & Tager-Flusberg, H (May 2011).  Quality matters: differences between expressive and receptive non-verbal communication skills in children with autism. Poster presentation at the International Meeting for Autism Research, San Diego, CA

Grossman, RB; Kennedy, M; Tager-Flusberg, H (May 2009).  “Who said that?”  Affective Face and Voice Matching in Adolescents with Autism. Poster presentation at the International Meeting for Autism Research, Chicago, IL

Grossman, RB; Edelson, L; Rubinstein, LB; Lomibao, J; Borawski, S & Tager-Flusberg, H (May 2008).  Production of Emotional Prosody and Facial Expressions in Adolescents with Autism. Poster presentation at the International Meeting for Autism Research, London, England.

Grossman, RB; Schneps, MH (December 2007).  Onset Asynchrony Detection for Visual and Auditory Speech in Adolescents with Autism.  Oral presentation at the 2nd Annual Autism Consortium Retreat, Boston, MA.

Grossman, RB; Joseph, RM; & Tager-Flusberg, H (May 2007).  Facial Expression and Language Processing in Adolescents with Autism.  Symposium presentation at the meeting of the Jean Piaget Society, Amsterdam, Holland

Edelson, LR; Grossman, RB; Tager-Flusberg, H (May 2007).  Emotional Prosody in Children and Adolescents with Autism.  Poster presentation at the 6th International Meeting for Autism Research, Seattle, WA.

Grossman, RB; Bemis, RH; & Tager-Flusberg, H (October 2006).  Sequencing of Emotions and Words in Autistic Children and Adolescents.  Oral presentation   at the 1st Annual Autism Consortium Retreat, Boston, MA.

Delosh, DA; Bemis, RH; Connolly, C; Condouris, K; Grossman, RB; Plesa-Skwerer, D; & Tager-Flusberg, H (June 2006).  Recognition and Production of Prosody in Children with Autism and Typically Developing Controls.  Poster presentation at the 5th International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) Montreal, Canada.

Grossman, RB & Kegl, J (1998)  Categorization of ASL Facial Expressions by Hearing Non-Signers.  Oral presentation at the 6th conference on Theoretical Issues in Sign Language Research (TISLR) at Gallaudet University, Washington, D.C.

Bergida, R; O’Craven, K; Savoy, RL; & Ullman, MT (1998). fMRI Double Dissociations in Frontal and Temporal Regions between Regular and Irregular Past Tense Production. Poster presentation at the 5th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.