İnci Ayhan, Ph.D.

Perception

Assistant Professor

Ph: +90 212 359 70 51

VisionLab: https://bounvisionlab.com/

Education: 

PhD, University College London, 2010

BS, Middle East Technical University, 2007 (Double Major: Biology)

BS, Middle East Technical University, 2006 (Psychology)

Courses Taught: 
  • Sensation and Perception
  • Introduction to Statistics for Psychology
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Research Methods in Psychology
  • Readings and Research in Visual Perception
Research Interests: 
  • Visual perception
  • Temporal processing in the visual system
  • Time perception
  • Visual adaptation
  • Mapping visual deformations in Macular Degeneration

 

     Ongoing Projects & Theses

  • Short-term adaptation effects on perceived duration (Doğa Gülhan & İnci Ayhan)
  • A motor recalibration influence on colour-motion asynchrony in a visuo-motor paradigm (Melisa Kurtcan & İnci Ayhan)
  • The role of attention on scene recognition (Berhan Şenyazar, Albert Ali Salah & İnci Ayhan)
  • The contextual effect of colour preference on the perception of emotionally ambiguous faces (Didem Alaşhan, Doğa Gülhan & İnci Ayhan)

 

Recent Publications: 

Publications

Bruno, A., Ayhan, I., & Johnston, A. (2015). Changes in apparent duration follow shifts in perceptual timing. Journal of Vision 15(2).

 

Ayhan, I., Revina, Y., Bruno, A., & Johnston, A. (2012). Duration judgments over multiple elements. Frontiers in Perception Science.3: 459.

Bruno, A., Ayhan, I., & Johnston, A. (2012). Effects of temporal features and order on the apparent duration of a visual stimulus. Frontiers in Perception Science. 3: 90.

Bruno, A., Ayhan, I.., & Johnston, A. (2011). Duration expansion at low luminance levels. Journal of Vision, 11(14): 13, 1-13.

Ayhan, I., Bruno, A., Nishida, S., & Johnston, A. (2011). The effect of luminance signal on the strength of adaptation-induced temporal compression. Journal of Vision, 11(7): 22, 1-17.

Johnston, A., Bruno, A., & Ayhan, I. (2011). Retinotopic selectivity of adaptation-based compression of event duration: Reply to Burr, Cicchini, Arrighi, and Morrone. Journal of Vision, 10(10):30b, 1–3.

Bruno, A., Ayhan, I., & Johnston, A. (2010). Retinotopic adaptation-based visual duration compression. Journal of Vision, 10(10):30, 1-18.

Ayhan, I., Bruno, A., Nishida, S., & Johnston, A. (2009). The spatial tuning of adaptation-based time compression. Journal of Vision, 9(11):2, 1-12.

Selected Presentations

Alashan, D., Gulhan, D., & Ayhan, I. (2016). The effect of colour preference on the perception of emotionally ambiguous faces. (4th International Symposium on Brain and Cognitive Science)

Senyazar, B., Salah, A. A., & Ayhan, I. (2016). The role of attention on the minimum presentation duration required for scene recognition. (European Conference on Visual Perception)

Gulhan, D. & Ayhan, I. (2016). The perceived duration of global motion in random dot kinematogram (RDK) displays. (Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting).

Ayhan, I., Holmes, T., & Zanker, J. (2013). Oculomotor stability in the measurement of image distortions in an Iterative Amsler Grid (IAG) procedure. (British Neuroscience Association –BNA- Meeting).

Ayhan, I., Doyle, E., & Zanker, J. (2012). Measuring image distortions in age-related macular degeneration (AMD). (Applied Vision Association (AVA) Meeting, London / UK).

Bruno, A., Ayhan, I., & Johnston. (2012). Increasing velocity reduces the perceived duration of a visual interval. (Applied Vision Association (AVA) Meeting, London / UK).