Upcoming Events

Neuroimaging in diseases that cause dementia Aug 22, 2019 - Aug 23, 2019 — King’s College Conference Centre, University of Aberdeen
2019 UK PET Chemistry Meeting Sep 09, 2019 09:00 AM - 05:45 PM — Michael Smith Building, University of Manchester
Total Body PET Workshop Sep 12, 2019 - Sep 13, 2019 — Belgian Centre for Comic Strip Art, Brussels, Belgium
Radiology events and learning from discrepancies Oct 04, 2019 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM — 200 St Vincent Street, Glasgow
IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium 2019 Oct 06, 2019 - Oct 09, 2019 — Scottish Events Campus, 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.