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David Regan

David Regan


David Regan


Distinguished Research Professor Emeritus
NSERC/CAE Industrial Research Professor in Vision and Aviation
Professor of Ophthalmology, U of Toronto


Department of Psychology
York University
4700 Keele St
Toronto, ON
Canada M3J 1P3

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Personal Statement

  • Visual and auditory perception and psychophysics; computational models.
  • Stimulus-evoked electrical and magnetic brain responses in human.
  • Ophthalmological and Neuro-ophthalmological disorders: multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, glaucoma, amblyopia, cataract.
  • Visual instrumentation in diagnosis and treatment.
  • Visually-guided motor action ; highway safety; visual assessment of pilots and drivers; visual factors sport, in aviation, flight training and simulation.
  • Visual development in human infants.
  • Computer vision, image understanding and mathematical visual models
  • Eye movements, in normal subjects and in patients with neuro ophthalmological disorders.
  • Hearing disorders.

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