I just received word that I will be giving a talk at the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association Conference April 12-14. This talk will be a summary of my dissertation efforts, focusing on how context is an important factor in developing precise search templates in categorical search. It will be my first time attending RMPA. I… Continue reading RMPA Talk in April
Last week our most recent article "“Categorical templates are more useful when features are consistent: Evidence from eye-movements during search for societally important vehicles.” was featured on the website for the Psychonomic Society! You can read more HERE
We are happy to have another paper published in AP&P! Congrats gang! Hout, M. C., Robbins, A., Godwin, H. J., Fitzsimmons, G, & Scarince, C. (in press). Categorical templates are more useful when features are consistent: Evidence from eye-movements during search for societally important vehicles. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics.
I recently had the opportunity to present at Graduate Education Day in Santa Fe, NM at the capitol building! I was selected by the Dean of the Graduate school to present my research on expertise in visual search. I was happy to represent NMSU at this event and educate our legislators about all the amazing… Continue reading Catching up!
The lab recently returned from the Vision Sciences Society meeting in St. Pete's Beach, FL. We presented several posters and a mini talk. It was a great time catching up with friends and spending some time on the beach 🙂
Congrats to my fellow lab members and Dr. Hout for all of the VSS presentation acceptances! I will present research I completed last semester examining pupillary reflexes during categorical search. Here is a list of our upcoming presentations: Robbins, A., & Hout, M. C. (2016, to be presented). Typicality effects in categorical visual search investigated… Continue reading Cranking out that research!
Check out our latest article in Visual Cognition. I will be presenting this paper at OPAM this year in Chicago.
We have a new article out in AP&P: a tutorial in using MDS to quantify similarity for stimuli! Check it out at Hout's website HERE. Congrats to my coauthors on a great paper!
So much good news to share from the past few weeks! I am thrilled to be presenting at both the Psychonomic Society Conference and at OPAM this year in Chicago. At the conference for the Psychonomic Society, I will be presenting a poster titled "Going beyond the ‘visual’ in visual search: Semantic search for related… Continue reading OPAM acceptance and a new semester!
Had a great time at OPAM! On to Psychonomics! Here is my poster from OPAM, available for download as a pdf. OPAM 2014_Robbins