Viridiana Benitez

Asst Professor

  • 104 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
20112019
If you made any changes in Pure, your changes will be visible here soon.

Research Output 2011 2019

  • 104 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
  • 9 Article
2019
Hispanic Americans
Parents
Emigration and Immigration
Child Development
Health Surveys
1 Citation (Scopus)

Statistical learning of multiple speech streams: A challenge for monolingual infants

Benitez, V. L., Bulgarelli, F., Byers-Heinlein, K., Saffran, J. R. & Weiss, D. J., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Developmental Science. e12896.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning
Cues
Language
Sodium Glutamate
Aptitude
2018
3 Citations (Scopus)

Predictable Events Enhance Word Learning in Toddlers

Benitez, V. & Saffran, J. R., Sep 10 2018, In : Current Biology. 28, 17, p. 2787-2793.e4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

toddlers
Labels
learning
Learning
Processing
1 Citation (Scopus)

The company objects keep: Linking referents together during cross-situational word learning

Zettersten, M., Wojcik, E., Benitez, V. & Saffran, J., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Memory and Language. 99, p. 62-73 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Labels
Learning
learning
Cues
Industry
2017
6 Citations (Scopus)

Sustained selective attention predicts flexible switching in preschoolers

Benitez, V., Vales, C., Hanania, R. & Smith, L. B., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 156, p. 29-42 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016
6 Citations (Scopus)

Competition between multiple words for a referent in cross-situational word learning

Benitez, V., Yurovsky, D. & Smith, L. B., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of Memory and Language. 90, p. 31-48 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning
learning
experiment
Language
Experiments
2015
25 Citations (Scopus)

Posture affects how robots and infants map words to objects

Morse, A. F., Benitez, V., Belpaeme, T., Cangelosi, A. & Smith, L. B., Mar 18 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 3, e0116012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

robots
posture
Posture
Robots
Names
2012
20 Citations (Scopus)

Predictable locations aid early object name learning

Benitez, V. & Smith, L. B., Dec 1 2012, In : Cognition. 125, 3, p. 339-352 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Names
Learning
infant
learning
experiment
2011
42 Citations (Scopus)

Inhibition and adjective learning in bilingual and monolingual children

Yoshida, H., Tran, D. N., Benitez, V. & Kuwabara, M., Dec 1 2011, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 2, SEP, Article 210.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning
Language
Aptitude
Inhibition (Psychology)
Vocabulary