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James Stafford

20182019
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Research Interests

Perception-Action coupling - How the calibration between processing the information specifying the dynamics of an unfolding event and the ability for an individual to act within a temporal window changes across the life span. I have a particular interest in how this applies in road crossing and what determines the 'crossabilitiy' of a gap between cars. The use of virtual reality allows us to unpick what mistakes are being made in the identifcation of a gap that affords safe crossing. 

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Funding and Awards:

2014: Wellcome Trust Biomedical Vacation Scholarship (£2500)

2016-: Department of Employment and Learning Studentship 

2017: William and Betty MacQuitty Travel Scholarship (£1000)

 

Conferences:

European Workshop on Ecological Psychology 15

International Conference of Perception and Action

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Research Output 2018 2019

Age-related differences in the perception of gap affordances: Impact of standardized action capabilities on road-crossing judgements

Stafford, J., Whyatt, C. & Craig, C. M., 01 Aug 2019, In : Accident Analysis and Prevention. 129, p. 21-29 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Railroad cars
Railroad crossings
road
Information use
Aptitude
1 Citation (Scopus)
135 Downloads (Pure)

Crossing Virtual Doors: A New Method to Study Gait Impairments and Freezing of Gait in Parkinson’s Disease

Gomez-Jordana, L., Stafford, J., Peper, C. L. E. & Craig, C., 09 Aug 2018, In : Parkinson's Disease. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Gait
Freezing
Parkinson Disease
Control Groups
5 Citations (Scopus)
141 Downloads (Pure)

Virtual Footprints Can Improve Walking Performance in People With Parkinson's Disease

Gomez-Jordana, L., Stafford, J., Peper, C. L. E. & Craig, C., 17 Aug 2018, In : Frontiers in Neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Walking
Cues
Parkinson Disease
Gait
Foot