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 - Research Associate
Dr Tessa Dekker - Research Associate
Sarah Kalwarowsky - Research Assistant
Eliza Burton - PhD student
Sara Garcia - PhD student
Rhiannon Thomas - PhD student
Prof Tony Moore, Prof Gary Rubin, Prof Robin Ali (UCL IoO)
Prof Denis Mareschal (Birkbeck CBCD)
Dr John Wattam-Bell, Prof Janette Atkinson, Prof Oliver Braddick (Visual Development Unit, UCL / Oxford)
Recent publications (full list)
M Nardini, K Begus, D Mareschal (in press). Multisensory uncertainty reduction for hand localization in children and adults. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance.
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]