David Meijer

David Meijer

School of Psychology
Doctoral Researcher

Contact details

Address
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

David Meijer is undertaking doctoral research into the neural integration of simultaneous input from multiple sensory modalities. He combines psychophysics and electroencephalography (EEG) techniques in order to study brain activity related to audio-visual integration.

David is especially interested in the role of neural oscillations in multisensory perception and awareness.

Qualifications

  • Master of Science in Technical Medicine, University of Twente (The Netherlands)

Biography

David studied a Bachelor of Clinical Technology at University of Twente (The Netherlands), where he particularly liked the combination of medicine subjects and applied technology. Hereafter, David continued with the Master’s programme called Technical Medicine at the same university.

During his clinical research internships at neurology and neurophysiology departments of various hospitals he acquired a genuine interest into the mysterious workings of the human brain.

Doctoral research

PhD title
The neural basis of multisensory integration
Supervisor
Professor Uta Noppeney

Research

Research group

Computational Cognitive Neuroimaging

Research interests

Multisensory Integration, Neuronal Oscillations, Computational Neuroscience, Neuroimaging.

Other activities

In his free time, David enjoys travelling all over the world in order to meet people of other cultural backgrounds.