Musical training can accelerate brain development and help with literacy skills

The notion that musical training can have positive effects on cognitive functions other than music has long been a source of interest.  Read more in Amy Spray's The Conversation article, which has received world wide coverage in publications such as The Washington Post.

Colour a Constant Throughout Ageing

"Our ability to discriminate small colour differences declines as we age, there is no doubt about that" - Dr Sophie Wuerger.  Please visit the ABC Science Website for an article on Dr Wuergers findings.

Recent Events

Organised and hosted the European Conference on Visual Perception 2015. More details

Co-organised AIC 2013 (International Colour Congress), Newcastle, UK. More details

Organised January Colour Group Vision Meeting 2012 (IOO, UCL)

Co-organised IMRF 2011 (Sendai, Japan) and IMRF 2012, Oxford

Organized IMRF 2010 in Liverpool