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Alessandra  Angelucci

Phone: 801-585-7489
Office: Moran 5415

Alessandra Angelucci

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Science
Adjunct Professor, Bioengineering

Selected Publications

Boutte RW, Merlin S, Yona G, Griffiths B, Angelucci A, Kahn I, Shoham S, Blair S, Utah optrode array customization using stereotactic brain atlases and 3-D CAD modeling for optogenetic neocortical interrogation in small rodents and nonhuman primates. Neurophotonics 2017 Oct;4(4):041502

Angelucci A, Bijanzadeh M, Nurminen L, Federer F, Merlin S, Bressloff PC, Circuits and Mechanisms for Surround Modulation in Visual Cortex. Annu Rev Neurosci 2017 Jul 25;40:425-451

Yarch J, Federer F, Angelucci A, Local Circuits of V1 Layer 4B Neurons Projecting to V2 Thick Stripes Define Distinct Cell Classes and Avoid Cytochrome Oxidase Blobs. J Neurosci 2017 Jan 11;37(2):422-436

Yarch J, Federer F, Angelucci A, Local Circuits of V1 Layer 4B Neurons Projecting to V2 Thick Stripes Define Distinct Cell Classes and Avoid Cytochrome Oxidase Blobs. J Neurosci 2016 Dec 2;:

Venkat A, Christensen C, Gyulassy A, Summa B, Federer F, Angelucci A, Pascucci V, A Scalable Cyberinfrastructure for Interactive Visualization of Terascale Microscopy Data. N Y Sci Data Summit NYSDS 2016 Aug;2016:

Seyedhosseini M, Shushruth S, Davis T, Ichida JM, House PA, Greger B, Angelucci A, Tasdizen T, Informative features of local field potential signals in primary visual cortex during natural image stimulation. J Neurophysiol 2015 Mar 1;113(5):1520-32

Angelucci A, Roe AW, Sereno MI, Controversial issues in visual cortex mapping: Extrastriate cortex between areas V2 and MT in human and nonhuman primates. Vis Neurosci 2015 Jan;32:E025

Jeffs J, Federer F, Angelucci A, Corticocortical connection patterns reveal two distinct visual cortical areas bordering dorsal V2 in marmoset monkey. Vis Neurosci 2015 Jan;32:E012

Angelucci A, Rosa MG, Resolving the organization of the third tier visual cortex in primates: a hypothesis-based approach. Vis Neurosci 2015 Jan;32:E010

Nurminen L, Angelucci A, Multiple components of surround modulation in primary visual cortex: multiple neural circuits with multiple functions? Vision Res 2014 Nov;104:47-56

Federer F, Williams D, Ichida JM, Merlin S, Angelucci A, Two projection streams from macaque V1 to the pale cytochrome oxidase stripes of V2. J Neurosci 2013 Jul 10;33(28):11530-9

Jeffs J, Federer F, Ichida JM, Angelucci A, High-resolution mapping of anatomical connections in marmoset extrastriate cortex reveals a complete representation of the visual field bordering dorsal V2. Cereb Cortex 2013 May;23(5):1126-47

Shushruth S, Nurminen L, Bijanzadeh M, Ichida JM, Vanni S, Angelucci A, Different orientation tuning of near- and far-surround suppression in macaque primary visual cortex mirrors their tuning in human perception. J Neurosci 2013 Jan 2;33(1):106-19

Rosa MG, Angelucci A, Jeffs J, Pettigrew JD, The case for a dorsomedial area in the primate 'third-tier' visual cortex. Proc Biol Sci 2013 Jan 7;280(1750):20121372

Shushruth S, Mangapathy P, Ichida JM, Bressloff PC, Schwabe L, Angelucci A, Strong recurrent networks compute the orientation tuning of surround modulation in the primate primary visual cortex. J Neurosci 2012 Jan 4;32(1):308-21

Federer F, Ichida JM, Jeffs J, Schiessl I, McLoughlin N, Angelucci A, Four projection streams from primate V1 to the cytochrome oxidase stripes of V2. J Neurosci 2009 Dec 9;29(49):15455-71

Shushruth S, Ichida JM, Levitt JB, Angelucci A, Comparison of spatial summation properties of neurons in macaque V1 and V2. J Neurophysiol 2009 Oct;102(4):2069-83

Jeffs J, Ichida JM, Federer F, Angelucci A, Anatomical evidence for classical and extra-classical receptive field completion across the discontinuous horizontal meridian representation of primate area V2. Cereb Cortex 2009 Apr;19(4):963-81

Ichida JM, Schwabe L, Bressloff PC, Angelucci A, Response facilitation from the "suppressive" receptive field surround of macaque V1 neurons. J Neurophysiol 2007 Oct;98(4):2168-81

Angelucci A, Sainsbury K, Contribution of feedforward thalamic afferents and corticogeniculate feedback to the spatial summation area of macaque V1 and LGN. J Comp Neurol 2006 Sep 20;498(3):330-51

Angelucci A, Bressloff PC, Contribution of feedforward, lateral and feedback connections to the classical receptive field center and extra-classical receptive field surround of primate V1 neurons. Prog Brain Res 2006;154:93-120

Angelucci A, Bullier J, Reaching beyond the classical receptive field of V1 neurons: horizontal or feedback axons? J Physiol Paris 2003 Mar-May;97(2-3):141-54

Lund JS, Angelucci A, Bressloff PC, Anatomical substrates for functional columns in macaque monkey primary visual cortex. Cereb Cortex 2003 Jan;13(1):15-24

Angelucci A, Levitt JB, Walton EJ, Hupe JM, Bullier J, Lund JS, Circuits for local and global signal integration in primary visual cortex. J Neurosci 2002 Oct 1;22(19):8633-46

Angelucci A, Levitt JB, Lund JS, Anatomical origins of the classical receptive field and modulatory surround field of single neurons in macaque visual cortical area V1. Prog Brain Res 2002;136:373-88