Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience


Attention & Cognitive Control

GROUP LEADER - Prof. Nilli Lavie

Alexandra House, 17 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3AZ
Phone: +44207675404
Email: n.lavie@ucl.ac.uk

Nilli Lavie


Psychological and neural mechanisms of: attention, distraction, visual awareness, executive control, interaction of emotion attention and awareness. Special focus on information processing capacity and the effects of different types of information load on brain activity, cognitive function and task performance, neural correlates of awareness, executive frontal control of attention and behaviour, individual differences in attention abilities. Methods used: behavioural experiments, neuroimaging, machine learning.

Group Members 

Alina Bialkowski
Joshua Eayrs
Jake Fairnie
Anthony Harris
Michael Hobbiss
Fintan Nagle
Katharine Molloy
Luke Palmer
Theresa Wildegger