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60. Watson, R. M., Dawood, S., Cao, D., Mieler, W. F., & Leiderman, Y. (2017). Outcomes of pars plana vitrectomy in combination with penetrating keratoplasty Journal of VitreoRetinal Diseasesh, 1(2), 116-121.
 
59. Cao, D. (2017). Color Vision and Night Vision Retina(6th Edition), Editor: Steven J. Ryan, Elsevier Mosby. Vol.1, Chapter 12. PDF
 
58. Lee, B. B., Cooper, B., & Cao, D. (2017). The spatial structure of cone-opponent receptive fields in macaque retina Vision Research, in press. doi: 10.1016/j.visres.2017.05.013. PDF
 
57. Alam, M., Thapa, D., Lim, J. I., Cao, D., & Yao, X. (2017). Quantitative characteristics of sickle cell retinopathy in optical coherence tomography angiography. Biomedical Optics Express, in press
 
56. Son, T., Wang, B., Thapa, D., Lu, Y., Chen, Y., Cao, D. & Yao, X. (2016). Optical coherence tomography angiography of stimulus evoked hemodynamic responses in individual retinal layers. Biomedical Optics Express, 7(8): 3151-3162. PDF
 
55. Barrionuevo, P. A & Cao, D. (2016). Luminance and chromatic signals interact differently with melanopsin activation to control the pupil light responses Journal of Vision, 16(11):29, 1-17. PDF
 
54. Grassi, M. A., Rao, V., Chen, S., Cao, D., Gao, X., Cleary, P. A., Huang, S., Paterson, A., D., Natarajan, R., Rehman, J., Kern, T. S., (2016). Lymphoblastoid cell lines as a tool to study inter-individual differences in the response to glucose, Plos One, 11(8): e0160504. PDF
 
53. Cao, D., Zhuang, X., Kang, P., Hong, S. W., King, A. (2016). Alcohol promotes piecemeal percepts during binocular rivalry, Frontiers in Psychology, 7:489. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00489. PDF
 
52. Cooper, B., Lee, B. B & Cao, D. (2016) Macaque retinal ganglion cell responses to complex moving patterns: harmonic composition, noise and detectability, Journal of Neurophysiology, 115: 2976-2988. . PDF
 
51. Bartholomew, A. J., Lad, E. M., Cao, D., Bach, M, & Cirulli E. T. (2016). Individual differences in scotopic visual acuity and contrast sensitivity: genetic and non-genetic influences, PloS One, 11(2): e0148192. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0148192. PDF
 
50. Cao, D., & Barrionuevo, P. A (2016). The Importance of intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells and implications for lighting design Journal of Solid State Lighting, 2:10: DOI 10.1186/s40539-015-0030-0 PDF
 
49. McAnany, J. J.,Park, J. C. & Cao, D., (2015). Rod- and cone-isolated flicker electroretinograms and their response summation characteristics, Visual Neuroscience, 32, e018. PDF
 
48. Zhuang, X., Cao, D. , Kang P., & King, A. C. (2015). Alcohol intoxication impairs mesopic rod and cone temporal processing in social drinkers. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 39(9), 1842-1849. PDF
 
47. Zhuang, X., Pokorny, J., Cao, D. (2015). Flicker adaptation desensitizes the magnocellular but not the parvocellular pathway, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 56, 2901-2908. PDF
 
46. Park, J. C., Cao, D. , Collison, F. T., Fishman, G. A., & McAnany, J. J. (2015). Rod and cone contributions to the dark-adapted 15-Hz flicker electroretinogram, Documenta Ophthalmologica , 130(2), 111-119(doi: 10.1007/s10633-015-9480-3). PDF
 
45. Zele, A. J. & Cao, D. (2015). Vision under mesopic and scotopic illumination. Frontiers in Psychology|Perception Science , 5:1594 (doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01594) PDF
 
44. Cao, D., Nicandro, N. & Barrionuevo, P. A (2015). A five-primary photostimulator suitable for studying intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells. Journal of Vision, PDF
 
43. Joyce, D. S., Feigl, B., Cao, D. & Zele, A. J. (2015). Temporal characteristics of melanopsin inputs to the human pupil light reflex. Vision Research, 107, 58-65. PDF .
 
42. Cao, D. & Barrionuevo, P. A (2015). Estimating photoreceptor excitations from spectral outputs of a personal light exposure measurement device. Chronobiology International, 32(2), 270-280 (doi:10.3109/07420528.2014.966269). PDF
 
41. Ennis R., Cao, D., Lee, B.B., & Zaidi, Q., (2014). Eye-movements and the neural basis of context effects on visual sensitivity. Journal of Neuroscience , 24, 8119-8129. PDF
 
40. Chang, Q., Berdyshev, E., Cao, D., Bogaard, J. D., …, & Grassi, M. (2014). Cytochrome P450 2C epoxygenases mediate photochemical stress-induced death of photoreceptors. Journal of Biological Chemistry , 289 (12), 8337-8352. PDF
 
39. Barrionuevo, P., Nicandro, N. , McAnany, J. J., Zele, A. J., Gamlin, P., & Cao. D. (2014). Assessing relative rod, cone and melanopsin contributions to pupil flicker responses, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 55(2), 719-727. PDF
 
38. Barrionuevo, P. A. & Cao. D. (2014). The contributions of rhodopsin, cone opsins and melanopsin to postreceptoral pathways inferred from natural image statistics, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A , 31(4), A131-A139. PDF
 
37. Cao. D. (2014). S-cone discrimination in the presence of two adapting fields: Data and model, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A , 31(4), A65-A74. PDF
 
36. Zele, A. J., Maynard, M. L. & Cao. D. (2014). Effect of rod–cone interactions on mesopic visual performance mediated by chromatic and luminance pathways, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A , 31(4), A7-A14. PDF
 
35. Elliott, S. L., Cao, D. (2013). Scotopic hue percepts in natural scenes, Journal of Vision, 13(13):15,1-13. PDF
 
34. Zhuang, X., & Cao, D. (2013). Contrast magnitude and polarity effects on color filling-in along cardinal color axes,Journal of Vision, 13(7):19, 1-14. PDF
 
33. Gussin, H. A, Tomlinson, I. D., Cao, D., Qian, H., Rosenthal, S. J., & Pepperberg, D. R. (2012). Quantum Dot Conjugates of GABA and Muscimol: Binding to α1β2γ2 and ρ1 GABAA Receptors. ACS Chemical Neuroscience . 4(3), 435–443. PDF
 
32. Zhuang, X., King, A., McNamara, P., Pokorny, J., & Cao, D. (2012). Differential effects of alcohol on contrast processing mediated by the Magnocellular and Parvocellular pathways, Journal of Vision, 12(11):16,1-13. PDF
 
31. Saidel, M.A, Paik, J. Y., Garcia, C., Russo, P, Cao, D., & Bouchard C. (2011). Prevalence of sleep apnea syndrome and high risk characteristics among kertoconus patients, Cornea, 31(6), 600-603..
 
30. Cao, D . (2012). Color Vision and Night Vision, Retina (5th Edition), Editor: Steven J. Ryan, Elsevier Mosby. Vol 1, Chapter 10, PP285-299
 
29. Zaidi, Q., Ennis, R. Lee, B. B. and Cao, D. (2012). Neural locus of color after-image, Current Biology, 22, 220-224. PDF
 
28. Cao, D. , Lu, Y., (2012). Chromatic discrimination: Differential contributoins from two adapting fields, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A, 29(2), A1-A9. PDF
 
27. Lu, Y., Cao, D. (2012). Lateral suppression of mesopic rod and cone flicker detection, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A, , 29(2), A188-A193. PDF
 
26. Cao, D., Zele, A. J., Pokorny, J., Lee, D., Messner, L. V., Diehl, C. & Ksiazek, S. (2011). Functional loss in the magnocellular and parvocellular pathway in patients with optic neuritis, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 52, 8900-8907. PDF
 
25Cao, D. (2011). Author responses: frequency-doubling technology and parasol cells, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science,52(6),3759-3760. PDF
 
24. Cao, D., Pokorny, J., & Grassi, M. A. (2011). Isolated mesopic rod and cone Electroretinograms realized with a four-primary method, Documenta Ophthalmologica, 123, 29-41. PDF
 
23. Pula, J. H, Towle, V. Ll, Staszek, V. M., Cao, D. , Bernard, & Gomez, C. M. (2011) Retinal nerver fiber layer and macular thickness are decreased in spinocerebellar ataxia and cerebellar multisystem atrophy, Neuro-Ophthalmology, 35(3), 108-114. PDF
 
22. Feigl, B. Cao, D., Morris, C. P. & Zele, A. (2011). Persons with age-related maculopathy risk genotypes and clinically normal eyes have reduced mesopic vision. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 52(2), 1145-1150. PDF
 
21. Swanson, W. H., Sun, H., Lee, B. B. & Cao, D. (2011). Responses of Retinal Ganglion Cells to Perimetric Stimuli, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 52(2), 764-771. PDF
 
20. Cao, D., Lee, B. B. & Sun, H. (2010). Combination of rod and cone inputs in parasol ganglion cells of the magnocellular pathway, Journal of Vision, 10(11):4, 1-15. PDF
 
19. Lee, B. B., Sun, H. & Cao, D. (2010). Macaque ganglion cell responses to probe stimuli on modulated backgrounds, Journal of Vision, 10(12): 26, 1-14. PDF
 
18. Pokorny, J. & Cao, D. (2010). Rod and cone contributions to mesopic vision. Proceedings in CIE Symposium "Lighting Quality & Energy Efficiency", x35:2010, 9-20. PDF
 
17. Cao, D., & Pokorny, J. (2010). Rod and cone contrast gain derived from reaction time distribution modeling, Journal of Vision, 10(2):11,1-15. PDF
 
16. Cao, D., Pokorny, J., & Zele, A. J. (2008). Rod contribution to color perceptions: Linear with rod contrast. Visual Research, 48, 2586-2592 . PDF
 
15. Cao, D., Pokorny, J., & Zele, A. J. (2008). Chromatic discrimination in the presence of rod incremental and decremental contrast. Visual Neuroscience, 25 (3), 399-404. PDF
 
14. Pokorny, J., Lurtze, M., Cao, D., & Zele, A. J. (2008). The Color of night: Surface color perception of color defective observers under dim illuminations. Visual Neuroscience, 25 (3), 475-480. PDF
 
13. Zele, A. J., Cao, D., & Pokorny, J. (2008). Rod-cone interactions and the temporal impulse response of the cone pathway. Visual Research, 48, 2593-2598. PDF
 
12. Cao, D., Zele, A. J., Smith, V. C., & Pokorny, J. (2008). S-cone discrimination for stimuli with spatial and temporal chromatic contrast. Visual Neuroscience, 25 (3), 349-354. PDF
 
11. Cao, D., Zele, A. J. & Pokorny, J. (2007). Linking impulse response functions to reaction times: Rod and cone reaction time data and a neural model. Vision Research, 47, 1060-1074. PDF
 
10. Zele, A. J., Cao, D., & Pokorny, J. (2007). Threshold units: A correct metric for reaction time? Vision Research, 47, 608-611. PDF
 
9. Shevell, S. K. & Cao, D. (2006). Chromatic assimilation measured by temporal nulling. Vision Research, 46, 106-116. PDF
 
8. Cao, D., Zele, AJ, and Pokorny, J. (2006). Dark-adapted rod suppression of cone flicker detection:  Evaluation of receptoral and postreceptoral interactions. Visual Neuroscience, 531-537. PDF
 
7. Pokorny J, Lutze, M, Cao, D., and Zele, A.J. (2006). The color of night: Surface color perception under dim illuminations. Visual Neuroscience, 525-530. PDF
 
6. Cao, D., Pokorny, J., & Smith, V. C. (2005). Matching rod percepts with cone stimuli. Vision Research, 45, 2119-2128. PDF
 
5. Cao, D., Pokorny, J., & Smith, V. C. (2005). Associating color appearance with the cone chromaticity space. Vision Research, 45, 1929-1934. PDF
 
4. Cao, D. & Shevell, S.K. (2005). Chromatic assimilation: Spread light or neural mechanism.  Vision Research, 45, 1031-1045. PDF
 
3. Shevell, S. K., & Cao, D. (2004). Chromatic assimilation is unaffected by perceived depth of inducing light.  Visual Neuroscience, 21(3), 373-376. PDF
 
2. Shevell, S. K., & Cao, D. (2003). Chromatic assimilation: Evidence for a neural mechanism. In J. D. Mollon, J. Pokorny & K. Knoblauch (Eds.), Normal and Defective Colour Vision.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 114-121. PDF
 
1. Cui, C., Cao, D., & Love, S. (2001). Measuring visual threshold of inkjet banding, Image Processing, Image Quality, Image Capture Systems Conference,84-89. PDF