Assoc/Prof Shayne Loft
Psychological Science, School of
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- School of Psychological Science
The University of Western Australia (M304)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
- +61 8 6488 4610
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- BAppSc Swinburne UT, BSc S.Qld, PhD Qld
- 2004 PhD. The University of Queensland.
- 2015/IN PRESS
Heathcote, A., Loft, S., & Remington, R. W. (2015). Slow down and remember to remember! A delay theory of prospective memory costs. Psychological Review, 122, 376-410.
Doyle, K. L., Weber, E., Morgan, E. E., Loft, S., Cushman, C., Villalobos, J., Johnston, E., & Woods, S.P. (in press). Habitual Prospective Memory in HIV disease. Neuropsychology.
Ball, H., Brewer, G., Loft, S., & Bowden, V. (2015). Uncovering continuous and transient monitoring profiles in event-based prospective memory. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 22, 492-499.
Loft, S., Bowden, V., Braithwaite, J., Morrell, D. B., Huf, S., & Durso, F. T. (2015). Situation awareness measures for simulated submarine track management. Human Factors, 57, 298-310.
Remington, R.W., & Loft, S. (in press). Attention and multitasking. To appear in D.A. Boehm-Davis, F. Durso, & J.D. Lee (Eds.), APA Handbook of Human Systems Integration. Publisher of the American Psychological Association.
Loft, S., Doyle, K., Naar-King, S., Outlaw, A., Nichols, S.L., Weber, E., Blackstone, K., & Woods, S.P. (2014). Allowing brief delays in responding improves event-based prospective memory for young adults living with HIV disease. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 36, 761-772.
Loft, S. (2014). Applying psychological science to examine prospective memory in simulated air traffic control. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 23, 326-331.
Loft, S, Bowden, V., Ball, H., & Brewer, G. (2014). Fitting an ex-Gaussian function to examine costs in event-based prospective memory: Evidence for a continuous monitoring profile. Acta Psychologica, 152, 177-182.
Li, R., Loft, S., Weinborn, M., & Maybery, M. (2014). Event-based prospective memory deficits in individuals with high depressive symptomatology: Problems controlling attentional resources? Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 36, 577-587.
Woods, S.P., Doyle, K., Morgan, E. E., Naar-King, S., Outlaw, A. Y., & Loft, S. (2014). Task importance affects event-based prospective memory performance in adults with HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders and HIV-infected young adults with problematic substance use. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 20, 652-662.
Smith, R. E., McConnell-Rogers, M. D., McVay, J. C., Lopez, J. A., & Loft, S. (2014). Investigating how implementation intentions improve non-focal prospective memory tasks. Consciousness and Cognition, 27, 213-230.
Huang, T., Loft, S., & Humphreys, M.S. (2014). Internalizing versus externalizing control: Different ways to perform a time-based prospective memory task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 40, 1064-1071.
Smith, R. E., & Loft, S. (2014). Investigating the cost to ongoing tasks not associated with prospective memory task requirements. Consciousness and Cognition, 27, 1-13.
Li, R., Weinborn, M., Loft, S., & Maybery, M. (2014). Cognitive control processes underlying time-based prospective memory impairment in individuals with high depressive symptomatology. Acta Psychologica, 149, 18-23.
Loft, S., Smith, R. E., & Remington, R. W. (2013). Minimizing the disruptive effects of prospective memory in simulated air traffic control. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 19, 254-265.
Loft, S., Morrell, D. B., & Huf, S. (2013). Using the situation present assessment method to measure situation awareness in simulated submarine track management. International Journal of Human Factors and Ergonomics, 2, 33-48.
Loft, S., & Remington, R. W. (2013). Wait a second: Brief delays in responding reduce focality effects in event-based prospective memory. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 66, 1432-1447.
Li, R., Weinborn, M., Loft, S., & Maybery, M. (2013). Patterns of prospective memory impairment amongst individuals with depression: The influence of cue type and delay interval. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 19, 718-722.
Doyle, K., Loft, S., Morgan, E., Weber, E., Cushman, C., Johnston, E., Ogor, G., & Woods, S. P. (2013). Prospective Memory in HIV-associated Neurocognitive Disorders (HAND): The Neuropsychological Dynamics of Time Monitoring. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 35, 259-272.
Loft, S., & Humphreys, M. S. (2012). Enhanced recognition of words previously presented in a task with non-focal prospective memory requirements. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 19, 1142-1147.
Loft, S., Smith, R. E., & Bhaskara, A. (2011). Prospective memory in an air traffic control simulation: External aids that signal when to act. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 17, 60-70.
Loft, S., Finnerty, D., & Remington, R. W. (2011). Using spatial context to support prospective memory in simulated air traffic control. Human Factors, 53, 662-671.
Stankovic, S., Loft, S., Rantanen, E., & Ponomarenko, N. (2011). Individual differences in the effect of vertical separation on conflict detection in air traffic control. The International Journal of Aviation Psychology, 21, 325-342.
Loft, S., Pearcey, B., & Remington, R. W. (2011). Varying the complexity of the prospective memory decision process in an air traffic control simulation. Zeitschrift für Psychologie - Journal of Psychology, 219, 77-84.
Loft, S., & Remington, R. W. (2010). Prospective memory and task interference in a continuous monitoring dynamic display task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 16, 145-167.
Yeo, G., Loft, S., Xiao, T., & Kiewitz, C. (2009). Goal orientations and performance: Differential relationships across levels of analysis and as a function of task demands. Journal of Applied Psychology, 94, 710-726.
Loft, S., Bolland, S., Humphreys, M.S., & Neal, A. (2009). A theory and model of conflict detection in air traffic control: Incorporating environmental constraints. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 15, 106-124.
Fothergill, S., Loft, S., & Neal., A. (2009). ATC-labAdvanced: An air traffic control simulator with realism and control. Behaviour Research Methods, 47, 118-127.
Loft, S., Kearney, R., Remington, R. (2008). Is task interference in event-based prospective memory dependent on cue presentation? Memory and Cognition, 36, 139-148.
Loft, S., Humphreys, M. S., & Whitney, S. J. (2008). Control of access to memory: The use of task interference as a behavioral probe. Journal of Memory and Language, 58, 465-479.
Loft, S., Neal, A., & Humphreys, M. (2007). The development of a general associative learning account of skill acquisition in a relative arrival-time judgement task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 33, 938-959.
Loft, S., Neal, A., Sanderson, P., & Mooij, M. (2007). Modeling and predicting mental workload in en route air traffic control: Critical review and broader implications. Human Factors, 49, 376-399.
Loft, S., & Yeo, G. (2007). An investigation into the resource requirements of event-based prospective memory. Memory and Cognition, 35, 263-274.
Boag, C., Neal, A., Loft, S., & Halford, G. (2006). An analysis of relational complexity in an air traffic control conflict detection task. Ergonomics, 49, 1508-1526.
Loft, S., Humphreys, M., & Neal, A. (2004). The influence of memory for prior instances on performance in a conflict detection task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 10, 173-187..
Loft, S., Hill, A., Neal, A., Humphreys, M. & Yeo, G. (2004). ATC-lab: An air traffic control simulator for the laboratory. Behavior Research Methods, Instruments and Computers, 36, 331-338.
Loft, S., Humphreys, M., & Neal, A. (2003). Prospective memory in air traffic control. In G. Edkins & P. Pfister (Eds). Innovation and Consolidation in Aviation. Aldershot, pp. 287-293. UK: Ashgate.
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- Consulting Editor: Journal of Experimental Psychology Applied (2014-)
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