Research in the Cognition theme explores the mechanisms underlying attention, language and memory, as well as assessing major factors that influence these core aspects of cognition.

Key areas of interest include:

  • Control processes in cognition
  • Language processing and the interface between language and memory
  • Production and comprehension of language and non-verbal behaviours
  • Numerical cognition
  • The interface between cognition and emotion
  • Memory
  • Predictive processing
  • Cognitive plasticity and the neural basis of cognitive processes
  • The influence of aging and neurological conditions on cognition and emotion
  • Quantitative methods in psychological assessment

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