Cognitive Science Undergraduate Honors Thesis Presentations


You are cordially invited to the

Cognitive Science Undergraduate Honors Thesis Presentations

Friday, June 15, 2012

at 9:00am - 1:10pm in Cognitive Science Building, room 003 


The presenters:

 9:10am - 9:30am

Alric Althoff (Advisor: Dr. Virginia de Sa)

Online Tensor Factorization for Feature Selection in EEG

9:30am - 9:50am

James McCloskey  (Advisor: Dr. Virginia de Sa)

Multi Input Sensing Table


9:50am - 10:10am

Matthew Hong (Advisor: Dr. Jim Hiollan)

Towards an Informed Selection of TUI Metaphor Applying Theory of Contemporary Metaphor

for Context-Aware Computing


10:25am - 10:45am

Sofia Jimenez  (Advisor: Dr. Sarah Creel)

The Effect of Vocabulary Size on Speaker Identification 


10:45am - 11:05am

Rana Tabrizi  (Advisor: Dr. Sarah Creel)

Examining Preferences for Infant Directed Speech, Non-Human Speech Sounds,

and Music in infants with Autism


11:20am - 11:40am

David Tingley  (Advisor: Dr. Douglas Nitz)

Analysis of Basal Forebrain and Parietal Cortex Neurons During a Selective Attention Task 


11:40am - 12:00pm

Jeremiah Palmerston  (Advisor: Dr. Douglas Nitz)

Mapping of Self-Motion information in the Posterior Parietal Cortex of Freely Behaving Rats


12:30pm - 12:50pm

Jennifer Wu  (Advisor: Dr. Ben Bergen)

Spatial Representation of Sequential Time in Mandarin - English Bilinguals 


12:50pm - 1:10pm 

Clarice Robenalt  (Advisor: Dr. Ben Bergen)

Event Memory and Perception of Agency in Spanish - English Bilinguals 


A light lunch will be served

Please RSVP to Thanh Maxwell at or 858-534-6771 by June 13, 2012

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