Borella, E. Carretti, B., Grassi, M., Nucci, M., Sciore, R. (in press). Are age-related differences between young and older adults in an affective working memory test sensitive to the music effects? Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience.
Cazzolato, A., Mondini, S., Nucci, M., Grassi, M. (in press). Le abilità uditive di base in giovani adulti, adulti di mezza età e anziani. Giornale Italiano di Psicologia.
Soranzo, A., Grassi, M. (2014). PSYCHOACOUSTICS: a comprehensive MATLAB toolbox for auditory testing. Frontiers in Psychology, 5:712. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00712 (download)
Grassi, M., Borella, E. (2013). The role of auditory abilities in basic mechanisms of cognition in older adults. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 5:59. (download)
Robol, V., Grassi, M., Casco, C. (2013). Contextual influences in texture-segmentation: distinct effects from elements along the edge and in the texture-region. Vision Research, 88, 1-8. (download)
Rocchesso, D., Lemaitre, G., Grassi, M. (2013). Evidence for a spatial bias in the perception of sequences of brief tones. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 133, EL346-350. (download)
Grassi, M., Pastore, M., Lemaitre, G. (2013). Looking at the world with your ears: how do we get the size of an object from its sound? Acta Psychologica, 143, 96-104. (download)
Casco, C., Robol, V., Grassi, M., Venturini, C. (2012). Positional noise in Landolt-C stimuli reduces spatial resolution: a study with younger and older observers. Vision Research, 67, 37-43. (download)
Grassi, M., Pavan, A. (2012). The subjective duration of audiovisual looming and receding stimuli. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 74, 1321-1333. (download)
Grassi, M., Bonato, M. (2012). The interaction between time and number in a temporal bisection task: A reply to Vicario (2011). Perception, 41, 498-500. (download)
Maniglia, M., Grassi, M., Casco, C., Campana, G. (2012). The origin of the audiovisual bounce inducing effect: a TMS study. Neuropsychologia, 50, 1478-1482. (download)
Deguchi, C., Boureux, M., Sarlo, M., Besson, M., Grassi, M., Schon, D., Colombo, M. (2012). Sentence pitch change detection in the native and unfamiliar language in musicians and nonmusicians: Behavioral, electrophysiological and psychoacoustic study. Brain Research, 1455, 75-89. (download)
Grassi, M., Casco, C. (2012). Revealing the Origin of the Audiovisual Bounce-Inducing Effect. Seeing and Perceiving, 25, 223?233. (download)
Kramer, P., Bressan, P., Grassi, M. (2011). Time estimation predicts mathematical intelligence. PLOS ONE, 6, e28621. (download)
Grassi, M. (2010). Sex difference in subjective duration of looming and receding sounds. Perception, 39, 1424-1426. (download)
Castiello, U., Giordano, B. L., Begliomini, C., Ansuini, C., Grassi, M. (2010). When ears drive hands: the influence of contact sound on reaching to grasp. PLOS ONE, 5, e12240. (download)
Grassi, M., Casco, C. (2009). Audiovisual bounce-inducing effect: attention alone does not explain why the discs are bouncing. Journal Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 35, 235-243. (download)
Grassi, M., Soranzo, A. (2009). MLP: a MATLAB toolbox for rapid and reliable auditory threshold estimations. Behavior Research Methods, 41, 20-28. (download)
Grassi, M., Darwin, C. J. (2006). The subjective duration of ramped and damped sounds.
Perception & Psychophysics, 68, 1382-1392. (download)
Grassi, M., Bazzo, F. (2005). Una nuova verifica delle ipotesi di Stumpf sulla fusione tonale.
Giornale Italiano di Psicologia, 32, 837-842. (download)
Grassi, M. (2005). Do we hear size or sound: balls dropped
on plates. Perception & Psychophysics, 67(2), 274-284. (download)
Bressan, P. Grassi, M. (2004). Parental resemblance in one-year-olds
and the Gaussian curve. Evolution & Human Behavior, 25, 133-141. (download)
Grassi, M., Biasutti, M., Vicario G. B. (2004). Categorizzazione
e valutazione di intervalli musicali. Giornale Italiano di Psicologia,
31, 175-184. (download)
22 October 2010 - The subjective duration of audiovisual looming and receding objects. Fechner Day 2010, Padova, Italy.
2 July 2008 - Size from sound: balls of different masses dropped from different heights. Acoustics08, Paris, France.
31 August 2007 - Streaming or bouncing? Attention does not explain the bounce-inducing
effect. 30th ECVP, Arezzo, Italy.
2 May 2003 - From sound to size: a research in ecological acoustics. 145th meeting
of the Acoustical Society of America, Nashville, USA.
2 August 2001 - On phenomenology of sound events. Satellite Event of 7th International
Conference on Auditory Display, Espoo, Finland.
18 July 2000 - "On the perception of mistuned scales" and "Perception of duration of
sound increasing or decreasing in amplitude", Padua - Freiburg Tag, Freiburg, Germany.
(2012) - Principal investigator of the "Progetto d'Ateneo" Measure and assessment of auditory abilities (CPDA123458).
(2002) - Marie Curie Fellowship at the University of Sussex (supervisor, Prof. Christopher J. Darwin).
(1999) - Grant studentship of the University of Padova at the University of Sussex (supervisor, Prof.
Christopher J. Darwin).
2004 - Winner of the prize "Franco Purghé" for researches in
perception and psychophysics. Prize awarded by the "Associazione Italiana
1997 - Winner of the prize of the "Ordine degli Psicologi del Veneto", for the best
degree thesis in experimental psychology for the year 1997.