A diffusion model analysis of task interference effects in prospective memory.

@article{Boywitt2012ADM,
  title={A diffusion model analysis of task interference effects in prospective memory.},
  author={C Dennis Boywitt and Jan Rummel},
  journal={Memory & cognition},
  year={2012},
  volume={40 1},
  pages={70-82}
}
Holding an intention often interferes with other ongoing activities, indicating that resource-demanding processes are involved in maintaining the intention and noticing the appropriate event to fulfill it. Little is known, however, about the nature of the processes underlying this task interference effect. The goal of the present research was to decompose the processes contributing to the task interference effect by applying the diffusion model (Ratcliff, Psychological Review 85:59-108, 1978… CONTINUE READING