Egor Ananyev

Office: CeLS #04-15Egor
Mailing address:
National University of Singapore
Centre for Life Sciences
Neurobiology Programme
28 Medical Drive #04-19
Singapore 117456


Ph.D. (Cognitive Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience)
National University of Singapore, Singapore

BA (Psychology), Summa Cum Laude
Alcorn State University, USA


Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015
FASS Graduate Students’ Teaching Award (GSTA) and Honour Roll (Spring 2015)

Research Summary

I am working with Dr. Brown Hsieh and Dr. Trevor Penney on investigating visual processing, visual consciousness, and cortical organization of visual pathways using behavioural techniques and neuroimaging. I am interested in how consciousness, attention, and working memory interact, and how different factors — internal (experience, expectations) and external (too little information, distractions) — affect these relationships. My prior experience includes investigating vision loss with head- and eye-tracking and virtual environments (with Drs. Eliezer Peli and Alexandra Bowers), and using artificial neural networks to evaluate neurological damage to visual system (with Dr. Stephen Kosslyn).

Research Interests

Visual information processing, attention, visual consciousness, individual differences, predictive coding, Bayesian approaches, computational programming languages


Bowers, A., Ananyev, E., Mandel, A.J., Goldstein, R.B., & Peli, E. (2014). Driving with hemianopia: IV. Head scanning and detection at intersections in a simulator. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci., 55, 1540–1548.

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