Research projects

The Common Garden Counter is a digital tool for counting and keeping track of inventory.

It allows lab members to easily count and record the number of individual fish in over 70 tanks for a social rearing experiment. 

Blinking has been linked to many cognitive processes, like attention, interest, and even creativity. But in order to test the direct effects of blink rate, we needed a method that could manipulate blink rate naturally. 

We developed a methodology using digital animations that successfully altered participant blink rate.

Developing a method for manipulating blink rate