Graduate Students

Matteo Visconti di Oleggio Castello
Matteo is a fifth-year Ph.D. student at Dartmouth. He holds a M.Sc. in Cognitive Science from the University of Trento, Italy and a degree in Mathematics from the University of Torino, Italy. His research investigates the enhanced representations of personally familiar faces using psychophysics, fMRI, and MEG experiments.
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Vassiki Chauhan
Vassiki is a third-year Ph.D student at Dartmouth. She is interested in studying people’s ability to form rich representations of other individuals and predict their behavior. Specifically, her work focuses onĀ the extended system of the distributed network for face processing andĀ investigates individual differences in representation of person knowledge. She uses psychophysics, fMRI and MEG to address these complex questions and MVPA to obtain feature spaces for different stimuli.