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Frank Russo and his colleagues investigate audio-visual integration in the perception of music, in the SMART lab.
Tara Burke's research explores what happens in the justice system from a social psychological perspective.
How we make sense of what others draw "> "That's a lovely picture. What is it?"
How we make sense of what others drawPerhaps we have all been charmed by a work of art, despite an inability to see what the artist actually intended amongst the lines and squiggles. A unique collaboration between Dr Ben Dyson, director of the H.E.A.R. lab, and UK visual artist Rachel Cohen provided insights into how we are able to get meaning from ambiguous visual information.