ECEM 2007 

University of Potsdam, College of Human Sciences, Department of Psychology 14th European Conference on Eye Movements
14th European Conference on Eye Movements
19-23 August 2007 in Potsdam, Germany

Invited Speaker

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Keith Rayner

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA


I am primarily interested in the process of skilled reading and use eye movement data to make inferences about perceptual and cognitive processes. I am also interested in various issues in psycholinguistics (resolution of ambiguity, discourse processing) and in scene perception and visual search.

Selected publications

Pollatsek, A., Reichle, E.D., & Rayner, K. Tests of the E-Z Reader model: Exploring the interface between cognition and eye movements. Cognitive Psychology, 2006, 52, 1-56.

Rayner, K., Juhasz, B.J., & Brown, S. Do readers acquire preview benefit from word n+2? A test of serial attention shift versus distributed lexical processing models of eye movement control in reading. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 2007, 33, 230-245.

Rayner, K. Reichle, E.D., Stroud, M.D., Williams, C.W., & Pollatsek, A. The effect of word frequency, word predictability, and font difficulty on the eye movements of young and elderly readers. Psychology and Aging, 2006, 21, 448-465.

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