Sensation & Perception

The study of how our sense organs and brain give rise to conscious experience of the environment. Research in this area tests models of sensory or perceptual processes, including color vision, motion perception, and auditory illusions and paradox.

  • Stuart Anstis

    Stuart Anstis

    Emeritus Professor
    * Is not accepting new graduate students.

    Visual perception, motion perception, auditory and tactual perception, and cross-model integration.

  • Diana Deutsch

    Diana Deutsch

    Emeritus Professor
    * Is not accepting new graduate students.

    Music perception and cognition.

  • Karen Dobkins

    Karen Dobkins

    Infant and adult psychophysics, visual development and plasticity.
  • Donald Macleod

    Donald Macleod

    Visual mechanisms in humans.
  • Vilayanur Ramachandran

    Vilayanur Ramachandran

    Cognitive neuroscience, vision, perception, physiological psychology.
  • John Serences

    John Serences

    Attention and perceptual decision making.
  • Ed Vul

    Ed Vul

    Experimental Psychology.