People

Lana Trick

Human factors, cognitive ergonomics, driving and traffic accidents, age-related change in attentional abilities from childhood to old age, multiple object tracking, enumeration (subitizing and counting).

DRiVE Lab Collaborators

Blair Nonnecke

Human-computer interaction, usability, user-interface design, usability of in-vehicle navigation devices, design of systems to support online groups, lurkers in on-line communities.

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Michele Oliver

Joystick and heavy machine operator biomechanics, whole body vibration, development of virtual prototyping tools to reduce repetitive strain injuries.

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Andrew Hamilton-Wright

Machine assisted decision making, machine learning, association mining, data visualization

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Staff

Ryan Toxopeus

Chief Research Associate and Lab Technician
MSc Applied Health Research (Psychology - Experimental Stream) with Specialization in Gerontology (Lakehead University 2008)
HBA in Psychology (Lakehead University 2004)
Diploma in Electrical Technology - Electrical (Lakehead University 2001)

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Current Students

Michele's students

Graduate Students

Heather Walker

Doctoral Candidate in Psychology
Emotions and driving.
2017 - present

Rylan Waring

Doctoral Candidate in Psychology
Number estimation.
2018 - present

Elizabeth Infante

Masters Candidate in Psychology
Emotions and subitizing.
2015 - present

Benjamin Cortens

Masters Candidate in Computer Science
Automated driving.
2016 - present

Mallory Terry

Masters Candidate in Psychology
Starting Fall 2018

John Beninger

Masters Candidate in Computer Science
Starting Fall 2018

Undergraduate Students

Honours Thesis

Alison Dodwell

Neuroscience

Ada Cristescu

Interns

Noor  Imadal-Deen
Laxmi Aryal
Rebecca Gillett

Alumni

 

Past students and researchers at the DRiVE Lab and Dr. Lana Trick's Visual Attention Lab.

Graduate Students

2015-2018; Rylan Waring; MSc
2015-2017; Robert Nowosielski; MSc
2015-2017; Heather Walker; MSc
2014-2016; Caroll Lau; MSc
2012-2014; Natasha (Dienes) Hardy; MSc
2011-2013; Ece Subasi; MSc
2010-2012; Robert Ramkhalawansingh; MSc
2008-2011; Martin Lochner; PhD
2007-2012; James Reed Jones; PhD,
2006-2007; James Reed Jones; MA
2009-2011; Alexandra Mueller; MA
2006-2009; Rebecca Reed Jones; PhD Collaborator
2007-2008; Kim Raghubar; Co-supervised MA
2004-2006; Julie Famewo; MA

Psychology Honours Thesis

2016-2017; Mallory Terry
2016-2017; Kajalaxy Thavendran
2015-2016; Sarah Mahon
2015-2016; Nathalie Sagar
2015; Matthew Stephens
2014-2015; Sarah Rykse
2012-2013; Kylie Campbell
2011-2012; Brock Dickson
2011-2012; Souhila Benketira
2011-2012; Alyssa Holmes
2011; Carin Waslo
2010-2011; Annette Erasmus; Intern
2010-2011; Kate Johnston;  Intern
2008-2009; Alexandra Mueller
2008-2009; Robert Ramkhalawansingh
2007-2008; Seneca Brandigampola
2007-2008; Robert Peacock
2007-2008; Nick Russel
2007-2008; Kelly Hunt
2006-2007; Sean Hale
2006-2007; Rachna Mutreja
2005-2006; James Reed Jones
2005-2006; Pierre Desroches
2005-2006; Julie Ojala
2005-2006; Heather Hollinsworth
2005-2006; Chistiana Howard
2003-2004; Diana Audet

Neuroscience 4401/4402 (Neuroscience Thesis)

2014-2015; Katherine Schmidt
2012-2013; Melissa Ptok
2011-2012; Stephanie Raheb
2011-2012; Kari Heikkila
2010-2011; Alicia McNeely
2009-2010; Christopher Stephens
2009-2010; Mary Fraser
2005-2006; Jennine Guindon

Thesis in Other Departments

2012-2015; Benjamin Cortens; BComp

Research Interns (3240/3900) and
Special Projects Students (Psych 4240/4500/4510)

2018; Alison Dodwell; Intern
2018; Laxmi Aryal; Intern
2018; Cassandra Bendall; Intern
2018; Annelise Baker; Intern
2016-2017; Jessica March; Intern
2016; Amanda Wyman; Intern
2016; Matthew Lowe; Intern
2016; Jessica Carswell; Intern
2016; Brittany Cohen; Intern
2016; Olivia Mann; Intern
2016; Aleece Katan; Intern
2016; Megan Kelly; Intern
2015-2016; Adrienne Vanaaken; Intern
2015; Lindsay Haas; Intern
2015; Breanne Larson; Intern
2015; Michael Wolter; Intern
2015; Danielle Tessier; Intern
2015; Sarah Mahon; Intern
2015; Jessica Boelhouwer; Intern
2014; Charlotte Booth; Intern
2014; Stephanie Garrett; Intern
2014; Jennifer Truong; Intern
2013; Andrew Coyne; Intern
2013; Jamie Leask; Intern, Volunteer
2013; Bruno Pasaricek; Intern
2012; Melissa Di Bello; Intern
2012; Stephen Stanley; Intern
2012; Ryan Kopstick; Intern
2012; Danielle Belliveau; Intern
2012; Sarah Beyette; Intern
2012; Melissa Ptok; Intern
2011; Ben Townsend; Intern
2010-2011; Brittany Draycott; Intern
2011: Danielle Belliveau; Intern
2011: Rebecca Spour; Intern
2010; Annette Erasmus; Intern
2010; Kate Johnston; Intern
2010; Kimberly Steele; Intern
2010; Athena Papageorge; Intern
2009-2010; Carin Waslo;  Special Topics, Intern
2009; Leah Gordon
2009; Jaclyn Toledano
2009; Eropa Stein
2008; Melissa Bell
2008; Duncan Westwood
2007; Jennine Keogh
2006; Taucha Gretzinger
2005; Anne Almey
2005; Emily Dillon
2003; Jesse Lake
2003; Lisa Broadbent
2003; Joni Planetta
2003; Lynn Dales
2003; Samantha Bengert
2003; Sandra Dixon
2003; Sarah Fisher
2003; Tahlia Perl
2001; Andrea Javor
2001; Natasha Barry
2001; Jess Singer

Past Research Assistants

Lauren Meegan
Dana LeMoine
Cheryl Hymmen
Elizabeth Orr
Fern Jaspers-Fayer (Volunteer)
Tahlia Perl

Past Lab Technicians

Benjamin Cortens
Robert Ramkhalawansingh
David Wilson
Naina Sethi