4.Denis_Michel

Michel Denis

International scientific advisory board

EDUCATION AND CAREER
Doctorat de troisième cycle (1974)
Doctorat d’Etat (1987)
CNRS research scientist since 1968
Senior research scientist since 1983
Emeritus research scientist since 2008

PRESENT OFFICES
Member of LIMSI-CNRS, Orsay, since 1992
Former President of the International Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS)
Chair of the European Research Council (ERC) panel “The Human Mind and its Complexity” (Advanced Grants)

RESEARCH
Mental imagery
Mental representations
Spatial cognition
Spatial language
Human-machine communication
Virtual reality


MOST IMPORTANT ARTICLES AND PUBLICATIONS

  • Denis, M., Beschin, N., Logie, R. H., & Della Sala, S. (2002). Visual perception and verbal descriptions as sources for generating mental representations: Evidence from representational neglect. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 19, 97-112.
  • Deyzac, E., Logie, R. H., & Denis, M. (2006). Visuospatial working memory and the processing of spatial descriptions. British Journal of Psychology, 97, 217-243.
  • Borst, G., Kosslyn, S. M., & Denis, M. (2006). Different cognitive processes in two image-scanning paradigms. Memory and Cognition, 34, 475-490.
  • Afonso, A., Blum, A., Katz, B. F. G., Tarroux, P., Borst, G., & Denis, M. (2010). Structural properties of spatial representations in blind people: Scanning images constructed from haptic exploration or from locomotion in a 3-D audio virtual environment. Memory and Cognition, 38, 591-604.
  • Avraamides, M. N., Galati, A., Pazzaglia, F., Meneghetti, C., & Denis, M. (2013). Encoding and updating spatial information presented in narratives. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 66, 642-670.