Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience


Nilli Lavie

Prof Nilli Lavie

Professor of Psychology and Brain Sciences

Attention & Cognitive Control Group Leader


Nilli Lavie

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.

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