The Oxford University Department of Experimental Psychology is hosting the second International Colour Vision Society (ICVS) Summer School on Colour from  30th July to 3rd August 2018, at Pembroke College, Pembroke Square, Oxford, OX1 1DW.  The summer school is now closed for applications.

The school has selected students and young researchers with basic knowledge of colour vision and will focus on colour vision and its applications.  During the week, there will be courses, lectures, experiments, laboratory visits, and hands-on workshops, providing opportunities for formal and informal interaction with world-known researchers.  Students will also have the opportunity to discuss their research work in poster format.

Confirmed speakers are:

  • Andrew Stockman (Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London)
  • Anya Hurlbert (Institute of Neuroscience, University of Newcastle upon Tyne)
  • Barry Lee (Optometry, State University of New York)
  • David Brainard (Psychology, University of Pennsylvania)
  • David Foster (Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Manchester)
  • Hannah Smithson (Psychology, University of Oxford)
  • Manuel Spitschan (Psychology, University of Oxford)
  • Hidehiko Komatsu (Brain Science Institute, Tamagawa University)
  • Jenny Bosten (Psychology, University of Sussex)
  • John Werner (Davis Medical Center, University of California)
  • João Linhares (Physics, University of Minho)
  • John Mollon (Psychology, University of Cambridge)
  • Karl Gegenfurtner (Psychology, Giessen University)
  • Neil Parry (Vision Science Centre, Manchester Royal Eye Hospital)
  • Sérgio Nascimento (Physics, University of Minho)
  • Steven Shevell (Psychology and Ophthalmology, University of Chicago) 


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