OPAM 2016 Boston

OPAM (Object Perception Attention and Memory http://www.opam.net/) workshop was again a great success this year! It is just getting better and better every year. I realized that when I organized OPAM it  was also in Boston in 2009. This year I served as the judge for the best talk prize from Visual Cognition together from…

Interview in Russian News

Interview in Russian News

Interview with Cherdak (Russian Popular Science news portal) about my recent research on the forces that control our visual attention http://chrdk.ru/sci/visual_attention

History of Eye Tracking

In 2014 I was invited to give a talk at a conference celebrating 100 years since the birthday of Alfred Yarbus – a prominent russian scientist and a pioneer of eye-tracking research. One of many amazing things that I have learned and saw there was this historical educational video about eye movements and eye-tracking produced…

EPOS Amsterdam Attention Workshop 24-25 November

EPOS Amsterdam Attention Workshop 24-25 November

Together with Heleen Slagter I am organizing EPOS Attention workshop right in the center of Amsterdam (24-25 November). This expert meeting brings together top international scientists.Check out the excellent line-up of speakers here: http://ibba.institute/epos-attention/. If you are interested in Attention and the Brain – don’t miss it! EPOS is a graduate education network whose goal is…

New paper accepted in PLOS one!

New paper accepted in PLOS one!

New paper on updating visual working memory across saccades accepted at PLOS one. Boon PJ, Belopolsky AV, Theeuwes, J. (in press). The role of the oculomotor system in updating visual-spatial working memory across saccades, PLOS ONE