Prof Nilli Lavie
Professor of Psychology and Brain Sciences
Attention & Cognitive Control Group Leader
Current Research and Interests
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 behavior, individual differences in attention abilities. Methods used: Behavioral experiments, neuroimaging, TMS.