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Dr John Phillips honoured with a prestigious award

Dr John Phillips honoured with a prestigious award

Photo: Dr John Phillips, joint recipient of the BCLA Industry Award 2019 Dr John Phillips has been awarded the prestigious British Contact Lens Association (BCLA) Industry Award 2019 along with industry co-developers Stuart Cockerill and Paul Chamberlain from...
New OPTOM 101G course in July

New OPTOM 101G course in July

Photo: A/P Sam Schwarzkopf, who has led the development of the new Gen Ed course OPTOM 101G We are excited to launch a new general education course OPTOM-101G “How We See” to introduce first-year students from all over the University to the...
Recent Publications

Recent Publications

Recent publications by SoVS staff include: Individual differences in visual salience vary along semantic dimensions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA Benjamin de Haas, Alexios L Iakovidis, D. Samuel Schwarzkopf & Karl R Gegenfurtner  Here...
June message – Head of school

June message – Head of school

Dear Colleagues Welcome to the June issue of our newsletter for 2019. This month we bid farewell to Chelvica Ariyanayagam who did a terrific job as our first research programme coordinator (under the university’s new research management structure). Many thanks and...
Microsoft Asia Cloud Research Software Fellow Award

Microsoft Asia Cloud Research Software Fellow Award

Microsoft Research Asia, one of the leading computer science research labs in the world, awards the Microsoft Asia Cloud Research Software Fellow (CRSF) Award annually. This year it goes to a SOVS staff member, Dr Ehsan Vaghefi. This is part of the Microsoft Research...
New device to detect vision problems in young children

New device to detect vision problems in young children

Dr Jason Turuwhenua is one of a team of researchers who have been working on perfecting a new computer camera device that detects whether children as young as 2 years of age have normal eye tracking motion or are experiencing poor visual acuity. Dr Turuwhenua...
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