Short Course: Advanced Sensory Science and Topical Techniques

Organised by the University of Nottingham

A four day course providing both an understanding of human sensory perception and the techniques used to examine them (threshold testing, signal detection theory (d’, R-Index), Temporal methods (TDS), rapid profiling methods (Napping).

Content: Receptor mechanisms, Individual variation in perception, An introduction to psychophysics, Evaluating methods for threshold testing, Signal detection theory, d’ and R-index, Temporal methods including temporal dominance of sensations, Rapid Methods for profiling, Multimodal perception.