Maria Grazia Di Bono

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Maria Grazia Di Bono


Department of General Psychology
University Of Padova
via Venezia 12/2
35131 Padova (Italy)

tel : +39 049 827 6642
fax: +39 049 827 6600
e-mail: mariagrazia.dibono(at)
office: room P12 (ground floor), Building Psico2

Research Interests

  • Machine Learning algorithms for fMRI data analysis
  • Graph theoretical analysis of functional brain networks (fMRI and EEG data)
  • Computational models
  • Numerical cognition
  • Interactions between space and time
  • Machine Learning applications

Ph.D., Psychology/Cognitive Science, University of Padova (2009)
Laurea (M.Sc.), Computer Science, University of Pisa (2002)

Representative publications

  • Gava, L., Valenza, E., Di Bono, M. G., & Tosatto, C. (2012). Discrimination and ordinal
    judgments of temporal durations at 3 months. Infant Behavior and Development, 35, 751-
  • Di Bono, M. G., Casarotti, M., Priftis, K., Gava, L., Umilt√†, C., & Zorzi, M. (2012). Priming
    the Mental Time Line. Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception and
    Performance, 38(4), 838-842.
  • Cavinato, M., Di Bono, M. G., Cisotto, G., Genna, C., Marangon, M., Zorzi, M., & Piccione,
    F. (2011). The effects of transcranial direct current stimulation on oscillatory brain activity
    in vegetative state: a preliminary study. Archives Italiennes de Biologie a Journal of
    neuroscience, 149(3), S29.
  • Zorzi, M., Di Bono, M. G., & Fias, W. (2011). Distinct representations of numerical and
    non-numerical order in the human intraparietal sulcus revealed by multivariate pattern
    recognition. NeuroImage, 56(2), 674-80.
  • Kramer, P., Di Bono, M. G., & Zorzi, M. (2011). Numerosity estimation in visual stimuli in
    the absence of luminance-based cues. PloS one, 6(2), e17378.
  • Colantonio, S., Benvenuti, M., Di Bono, M. G., Pieri, G., & Salvetti, O. (2007). Object tracking in a
    stereo and infrared vision system. Infrared Physics & Technology, 49(3), 266-271.
  • Colantonio, S., Di Bono, M. G., Pieri, G., Solvetti, O., & Cavaccini, G. (2005). System health
    monitoring using multilevel artificial neural networks. IEEE International Conference on
    Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications - CIMSA 2005 (Giardini
    Naxos - Taormina, Italy). IEEE proceedings, pp. 50-55.
  • Di Bono, M. G., Pieri, G., & Salvetti, O. (2005). Multimedia target tracking through feature
    detection and database retrieval. 22th International Conference on Machine Learning - Workshop
    on Machine Learning Techniques for Processing Multimedia Content (Bonn - Germany). ACM
    proceedings, pp. 19-22. Luc De Raedt, Stefan Wrobel (Eds.).