Author Archives: Julie Harris

Vision and cricket paper published

We have a new manuscript published on vision in elite and near-elite cricketers: Vision and visual history in elite-/near-elite level cricketers and rugby-league players (2017) BT Barrett; JC Flavell; SJ Bennett; AG Cruickshank; A Mankowska; JM Harris; JM Buckley Sports … Continue reading

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PhD position available for Sept 2018

Attention and camouflage in three dimensions Supervisors: Julie M. Harris, Søren K. Andersen Project Description: Binocular vision is thought to have evolved primarily for the perception of depth and shape. Yet our ability to use two eyes to see depth … Continue reading

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Vision and cricket paper accepted

We have a new manuscript accepted for publication on vision in elite and near-elite cricketers: Vision and visual history in elite-/near-elite level cricketers and rugby-league players (2017) BT Barrett; JC Flavell; SJ Bennett; AG Cruickshank; A Mankowska; JM Harris; JM … Continue reading

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Explorathon 2017

Members of the group, and several undergraduate volunteers, helped out in our display on 3D vision and animal warning signals, at the Explorathon 2017 evening. Thanks to MUSA for hosting us.

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Paper on countershading accepted

We have just had a paper on visual search and countershading accepted for publication in Scientific Reports: Establishing the behavioural limits for countershaded camouflage Olivier Penacchio, P.George Lovell and Julie M. Harris, Scientific Reports, in press.

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Abi Lee starts internship

Abi has started her 3 month non-academic internship with Rexel UK Ltd.  She will be working on e-learning on Product Knowledge.

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ECVP presentations 2017

This week the group are at the European Conference on Visual Perception, in Berlin, presenting work on the following 6 projects: Tue 29th: Attending to motion-in-depth modulates fMRI responses in striate and extrastriate visual areas Kaestner, M, Maloney, RT, Bloj, … Continue reading

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Abi Lee at Summer School

Abigail Lee is taking part in the Amsterdam Summer School on brain and mind.

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Sutton Trust Perception Lecture

Today Julie gave a lecture as part of the St. Andrews University Sutton Trust Summer School, to students interested in studying Psychology at University.  Her lecture was entitled: Perception, more than meets the eye?

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Collaboration on material perception: Leverhulme Grant

The Leverhulme Trust has awarded a three-year grant to the University of Aberdeen for the project “Handle with care: Material properties in Vision and Action Control”, directed by Constanze Hesse,  in collaboration with Julie Harris and Martin Giesel. The project … Continue reading

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