Applied Cognition and Technology

Led by Dr Emma Bridger and Dr Pelham Carter, this group brings together psychologists interested in how insights from the forefront of cognitive science can meaningfully be applied to understand real-world problems and environments.

Core to this approach is the investigation of the role that technology increasingly plays within psychology and human behaviour. As well as being dedicated to cutting edge cognitive research the group will utilise technology, and apply technology-based interventions based on cognitive theory and underpinnings.

We run research in different areas, including: