Supervisor's Name: Erik Cook
Supervisor's Email: erik.cook [at] mcgill.ca
Supervisor's Phone: 514 398 7691
Supervisor's department: Physiology
Course number: PHGY 396 (Physiology)
Term: Fall 2014-2015
Project start date: Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Project end date: Thursday, December 4, 2014
Project title: Human Response to Time Shifts in Correlated Motion
Project description (50-100 words suggested): This project involves a human psychophysics experiment in which correlated and anti-correlated stimuli shifted in time will be shown to human test subject. The purpose is to discover the time threshold which a human can determine if the shifted stimuli are correlated or anti-correlated.
Prerequisite: 1 term completed at McGill + CGPA of 3.0 or higher; or permission of instructor.
Grading scheme (The final report must be worth at least 50% of final grade): 100% Final Report
Project status: This project is taken; however students may contact the professor to discuss other possible '396' projects this term.
Ethics, safety, and training: Supervisors are responsible for the ethics and safety compliance of undergraduate students. This project involves: Human subjects.