Eric Yttri, PhD

Eric Yttri, PhD

Eberly Family Career Development Professor, Carnegie Mellon University

Faculty advisor: Lawrence Snyder, PhD

Dissertation (2011): Specific roles of Macaque parietal regions In making saccades and reaches

Postdoctoral fellow, 2011-2012

Faculty profile

Related publications

  • Liu Y, Yttri EA, Snyder LH. Intention and attention: different functional roles for LIPd and LIPv. Nat Neurosci. 2010; 13(4):495-500. doi: 10.1038/nn.2496.
  • Yttri EA, Liu Y, Snyder LH. Lesions of cortical area LIP affect reach onset only when the reach is accompanied by a saccade, revealing an active eye-hand coordination circuit. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013; 110(6):2371-6. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1220508110.
  • Yttri EA, Wang C, Liu Y, Snyder LH. The parietal reach region is limb specific and not involved in eye-hand coordination. J Neurophysiol. 2014;111(3):520-32. doi: 10.1152/jn.00058.2013.
  • Mooshagian E, Yttri EA, Loewy AD, Snyder LH. Contralateral limb specificity for movement preparation in the parietal reach region. J Neurosci. 2022; Jan 7:JN-RM-0232-21. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0232-21.2021.