Sixth-formers

Summer of 2011

Alice McDonald

Andrew Lucas

Shah Farzana Begum

 

Alice, from Central Newcastle High School, and Andrew and Farzana, from Heaton Manor School, won bursaries from the Nuffield Foundation to do a summer project in my lab. Their projects compared performance with binocular vision versus monocular vision on three different perceptual/manual tasks.

Publications with Begum SF

Read JCA, Begum SF, McDonald A, Trowbridge J (2013)
The binocular advantage in visuomotor tasks involving tools
i-Perception 4 101–110


Publications with McDonald A

Read JCA, Begum SF, McDonald A, Trowbridge J (2013)
The binocular advantage in visuomotor tasks involving tools
i-Perception 4 101–110


Publications with Lucas AD

Read JCA, Robson JH, Smith CL, Lucas AD (2012)
The scintillating grid illusion is enhanced by binocular viewing
i-Perception 3(10) 820–830


Summer of 2010



Gloria Young


Claire Brash

Claire Brash



Gloria, from Gosforth High School, and Claire, from Central Newcastle High School, won bursaries from the Nuffield Foundation to do a summer project in my lab. Gloria worked on stereoacuity with partially correlated random-dot patterns, and went on to read Natural Sciences at Cambridge. Claire worked on temporal frequency tuning of surround suppression, and went on to read Medicine at Imperial. She’s been back since to volunteer in my lab over the vacation.