Daniel Elport

Daniel Elport

School of Psychology
Doctoral Researcher

Contact details

School of Psychology
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Daniel Elport is undertaking doctoral research into human perception and cognition. He is combining the use of behavioral measurements as well as brain imaging methods to investigate topics like phenomenal consciousness, implicit memory processes and the integration of multisensory information.


Dipl. Psych (equal to M.Sc.)


Daniel Elport studied Psychology at the Phillips-University in Marburg, Germany and graduated in 2015. He is currently enrolled in a joint-PhD programme between the University of Amsterdam and the University of Birmingham.

Doctoral research

PhD title
Fronto-parietal networks in visual attention, executive functions and cognitive performance (working title)

Supervisors Professor Kim Shapiro and Dr Ali Mazaheri


Research interests

Visual awareness, implicit and explicit memory processes,  multisensory integration

Other activities

Daniel Elport is also creating web-based applications for research and commercial purposes aimed at measuring cognitive and emotional processes in large numbers of participants.


van Driel J, Sligte IG, Linders J, Elport D, Cohen MX (2015) Frequency Band-Specific Electrical Brain Stimulation Modulates Cognitive Control Processes. PLoS ONE 10(9): e0138984. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0138984