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There are a wide variety of research projects ongoing at the York MRI Facility.  A majority of these projects are led by local York Professors, members of the Centre for Vision Research, and their students. To learn more about the researchers and their projects you can visit their individual home pages listed below. We do welcome many non-York faculty to use our facility as well. We also have several industry R & D phase users who are able to book large blocks of scan time.

Douglas Crawford: three-dimensional eye and head movements, visuomotor neurophysiology

Joseph DeSouza: frontal cortex, attention, fMRI, corollary discharge, eye position signals, eye and head movement neurophysiology

Denise Henriques: sensory integration and motor control

Kari Hoffman: face and object processing in neural ensembles, learning and memory, sleep oscillations

Shayna Rosenbaum: hippocampus in storage and retrieval of old memories, spatial and episodic memory

Keith Schneider: neural mechanisms and phenomonology of attention and perception

Lauren Sergio: multi-joint movement coordination; visually guided reaching, parietal cortex, control of voluntary movement

Jennifer Steeves: object, scene and face processing, TMS, monocular blindness

W. Dale Stevens: neurocognitive specialization and human conceptual processing, memory and perceptual abstraction

Christine Till: brain injury across the lifespan, pediatric multiple sclerosis, cognitive recovery following traumatic brain injury (TBI) in adults, maternal fetal health, visual toxicity

Gary Turner: cognitive neuroscience and neurorehabilitation, executive functioning in healthy aging, acquired brain injury and brain disease

Frances Wilkinson: migraine and the visual system, perception of form, faces and visual texture

Hugh Wilson: psychophysics of form vision and motion perception, cortical form and motion processing