Baranowska Lecturer, Dept. Visual Neuroscience
Faculty Investigator, Moorfields/IoO NIHR Biomedical Research Centre
email: m.nardini AT ucl.ac.uk
I am interested in visual, spatial and multisensory development.
Normal and abnormal development of retinal and cortical vision
How do we learn to combine sensory information sources?
How do we learn to represent spatial locations in memory?
Dr Karin Petrini - Post-doc
Dr Tessa Dekker - Post-doc
Dr Peter Jones - Post-doc
Sarah Kalwarowsky - Research Assistant
Rachel Fahy - Research Assistant
Eliza Burton - PhD student
Sara Garcia - PhD student
Rhiannon Thomas - PhD student
Prof Tony Moore, Prof Gary Rubin, Dr Michael Michaelides, Prof Robin Ali (UCL IoO)
Dr John Wattam-Bell, Prof Janette Atkinson, Prof Oliver Braddick (Visual Development Unit, UCL / Oxford)
Prof Neil Burgess (UCL ICN)
Prof Denis Mareschal (Birkbeck CBCD)
Prof Martin Sereno (UCL PALS)
Dr Andrew Welchman (Birmingham)
Recent publications (full list)
K Petrini, A Remark, L Smith, M Nardini (in press). When vision is not an option: children’s integration of auditory and haptic information is suboptimal. Developmental Science.
R Knight, CE Piette, H Page, D Walters, E Marozzi, M Nardini, S Stringer, KJ Jeffery (in press). Weighted cue integration in the rodent head direction system. Phil Trans Roy Soc B.
V Sundaram, C Wilde, J Aboshiha, J Cowing, C Han, CS Langlo, R Chana, AE Davidson, JW Bainbridge, RR Ali, A Dubra, G Rubin, AR Webster, AT Moore, M Nardini, J Carroll, M Michaelides (in press). Retinal Structure and Function in Achromatopsia: Implications for Gene Therapy. Ophthalmology.
M Nardini, K Begus, D Mareschal (2013). Multisensory uncertainty reduction for hand localization in children and adults. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance 39, 773-87. [PDF]
M Nardini & D Cowie (2012). The development of multisensory balance, locomotion, orientation and navigation. In Multisensory Development, A Bremner, D Lewkowicz & C Spence (Eds), Oxford University Press. [PDF]
M Nardini, R Bedford, D Mareschal (2010). Fusion of visual cues is not mandatory in children. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 107 (39), 17041-17046. [PDF]
R Thomas, M Nardini, D Mareschal (2010). Interactions between "light-from-above" and convexity priors in visual development. Journal of Vision, 10(8):6. [PDF]
J Bullens, M Nardini, C F Doeller, O Braddick, A Postma, N Burgess. (2010). The role of landmarks and boundaries in the development of spatial memory. Developmental Science 13, 170-180. [PDF]
M Nardini, R Thomas, V Knowland, O, Braddick, J Atkinson (2009). A viewpoint-independent process for spatial reorientation. Cognition, 112, 241-248. [PDF]
M Nardini, P Jones, R Bedford, O Braddick (2008). Development of cue integration in human navigation. Current Biology, 18, 689-693. [PDF]