Biographical Information


Yohko Hatada  D.Phil

Evolutionary Cognitive Neuroscience  

Address:                         Psychology Department, University College London,

                                      26 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AP, UK       




Department of Human Anatomy,  University of Oxford, U.K.;

D.Phil. in Physiology. Supervisor: J Z Young Professor Claudio D. Stern, FMedSci


Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Durham, U.K.

M.Sc. in Ecology. Supervisor: Prof. Peter Evans, FRS



   Dept. of  Human Anatomy, Oxford University, UK

   Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, UK.

   Psychology Dept., University College London, London, UK. 

Dept. of Genetics and Development, Columbia University, New York, USA.

Dept. of Pharmacology, Centre of Neurobiology and Behavior, Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, USA.

Space and Action, U534, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Mediacle (INSERM), Lyon, France 



Wellcome Trust Prize Studentship



Vision Science Society (VSS)

Applied Vision Association (AVA)

Computational Cognitive Neuroscience (CCNS)

Cognitive Neuroscience Society (CNS)

Society for Neuroscience (SFN)

European Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP)


Experimental Skills

Prism adaptation

Vision and auditory stimulation

Motion capture (Flock of Bird)

Tactile and haptic perception

Matlab Programming



Time laps microscopic image analysis




Personal Interests 

Music: playing a piano and violin (Classical).

Studied music theory and classical piano performance at Julliard Music School, NY, USA.

Collection of folklore music in Okinawa Japan and other Asian regions (India, Nepal, Indonesia, China)