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Aptitude Medicine & Life Sciences
Short-Term Memory Medicine & Life Sciences
Alzheimer Disease Medicine & Life Sciences
Brain Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Cognition Medicine & Life Sciences
Color Medicine & Life Sciences
Independent Living Medicine & Life Sciences

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Profiles

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Çakıl Agnew

Person: Academic (Teaching)

20092014
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Sue Cowan

Person: Academic (Research & Teaching)

19992018
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Michael Craig

Person: Academic (Research)

20142019

Research Output 2000 2019

A Comparative Evolutionary Approach to the Origins and Evolution of Cognition and of Language

Tamariz, M., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Handbook of Historical Linguistics. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, Vol. 2

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

cognition
language
cognitive ability
social learning
imitation

An architecture for emotional facial expressions as social signals

Aylett, R., Ritter, C., Lim, M. Y., Broz, F., McKenna, P., Keller, I. & Rajendran, G., 19 Mar 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Affecticve Computing.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Mirrors
Processing

A systematic literature review and meta-analysis of real-world interventions for cognitive ageing in healthy older adults

Vaportzis, E., Niechcial, M. A. & Gow, A. J., Mar 2019, In : Ageing Research Reviews. 50, p. 110-130 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Trail Making Test
Meta-Analysis
Aptitude
Control Groups
Randomized Controlled Trials

Prizes

Alzheimer's Society Research Fellowship

Michael Craig (Recipient), Nov 2016

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

British Psychological Society Public Engagement and Media Award

Alan J. Gow (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Chartered Scientist (CSci)

Alan J. Gow (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Other distinction

Activities 2012 2018

Santa Fe Institute workshop on cumulative culture

Tamariz, M. (Invited speaker)
28 May 20181 Jun 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Heriot-Watt University Dementia Research Showcase 2018

Craig, M. (Organiser)
28 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Gerontology (Journal)

Gow, A. J. (Editorial board member)
2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Press / Media

Heriot-Watt study says mind matters for spinal patients

Anna Sedda

16/07/18

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Mind is key in treating spinal injuries, research finds

Anna Sedda

16/07/18

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research