Retinotopic mapping in infant visual cortex using near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS)

Richard N. Aslin, James Goodwin, Lauren Emberson, Holly Palmeri, Andrew J. Berger

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Near-infrared spectroscopy is a non-invasive diffuse optical-imaging technique for estimating the metabolic demand in local (1 cm) regions of cortex. Activations in visual cortex of human adults and infants are consistent with known projections from the two hemi-fields.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529565
StatePublished - 2012
EventFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Oct 14 2012Oct 18 2012

Publication series

NameFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityRochester, NY

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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