Upcoming Events

2018 SINAPSE ASM Jun 25, 2018 09:30 AM - 05:00 PM — Quincentenary Building, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Medical Image Understanding and Analysis Conference 2018 Jul 09, 2018 - Jul 11, 2018 — University of Southampton, England
Society for Magnetic Resonance Angiography 30th Annual International Conference Aug 29, 2018 - Aug 31, 2018 — University of Glasgow
Predictive Intelligence in Medicine MICCAI 2018 Workshop Sep 16, 2018 12:00 AM — Granada, Spain
Scottish Molecular Imaging Meeting 2018 Sep 19, 2018 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM — Beatson Institute for Cancer Research (BICR), Glasgow

Dr Akira O'Connor

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Position: SINAPSE Lecturer in Neuroimaging

Interests:

I am interested in how contextual information and our expectations help and hinder the judgements we make about our memories. My research employs both cognitive psychology and cognitive neuroscience methods (primarily fMRI and fcMRI).

Institute: University of St Andrews

Department: School of Psychology and Neuroscience


Research Themes

Recognition memory, decision-making, expectations, bias.

Key Publications

see my St Andrews Research Portal page


Software Expertise

Experimental design: Matlab, Psychophysics Toolbox, Javascript, E-Prime, Superlab.

Imaging Analysis: SPM, Marsbar, MRIcron, Caret.

Maths/Statistics: Matlab, Statistica, SPSS, Excel.