Welcome to the new-look Perception, Action and Cognition (PAC) website. Please make sure that if you have previously linked to us that you update your sites. There will be further updates and news in the forthcoming weeks.
Rob Lee and collaborator Hannah Smithson (University of Oxford) have published a new paper in Royal Society Open Science, available here.
Kay Ritchie was awarded £3,500 by the EPS for the project “Improving police line-ups: The effect of multiple images at memory retrieval”. Kay is running the project with her co-investigator, Ryan Fitzgerald from Portsmouth.
Kay Ritchie and Robin Kramer have a new paper available online. Ritchie, K.L., Kramer, R.S.S., & Burton, A.M. (2018). What makes a face photo a ‘good likeness’?. Cognition, 170, 1-8 Read the full article here
A free public event – Lincoln Get Hold of Technology and Science (LiGHTS) – is next Friday, 29th September. A large number of presentations, talks and activities will be going on throughout the day across the University. These include several contributions from PAC members: Why and how to get a good night’s sleep, by Simon…
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PAC Members Kun Guo, Ferderica Menchinelli and Patrick Bourke, and former member Hettie Roebuck, are authors on two new papers accepted for publication: Xu J, Chen Y, Guo K, Wang J, Menchinelli F, Jiang C, Zhang C, Shao L (2017) What has been missed for real life driving? An inspirational thinking from human innate biases.…
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George Mather has written chapters in two recently published books. They are: Mather, G. (2017) Two-stroke apparent motion. In: Shapiro, A.G., & Todorovic, D. (Eds) “The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions”. Oxford University Press. and: Mather, G. (2017) Visual Perception. In New Scientist (Ed) “How Your Brain Works: Inside the Most Complicated Object in the Known…
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Andrea, Filippo and George, with colleagues from Padova, have a new paper published: Pavan, A., Ghin, F., Donato, R., Campana, G., & Mather, G. (2017). The neural basis of form and form-motion integration from static and dynamic translational Glass patterns: a rTMS investigation. Neuroimage 157(15) 555-560.
Kay Ritchie has been awarded £997.50 form the ESRC to run “The Community Lab” public engagement event – stay tuned for more details!
George Mather and Rob Lee have published a “short and sweet” article in iPerception about an interesting visual illusion: Mather, G., & Lee, R. (2017). Turbine Blade Illusion. I-Perception, 8(3).