AVA - David Marr Medal

2021 Award - Dr Catherine Manning, University of Reading

Every two years, the AVA invites nominations for the David Marr medal, which recognizes the achievements of an outstanding vision scientist in the early part of his or her research career. The award is named in memory of one of the United Kingdom’s most distinguished vision researchers.

The AVA is pleased to announce that

For her work on typical and atypical visual development utilising combinations of psychophysics, EEG and computational modelling and for her promotion of open-science and science communication, the AVA has decided to award the Marr medal for 2021 to Dr Catherine Manning, a Lecturer in the School of Psychology and Language Sciences, University of Reading.

Press release for 2021 award -Dr Catherine Manning

Press release for 2018 award -Dr Jenny Bosten

Press release for 2016 award - Dr Daniel Baker

Press release for 2014 award - Dr Keith May

Press release for 2012 award - Dr Peter Neri

2010 and 2011 Marr Medals - Dr Andrew Welchman and Dr Hannah Smithson

2008 Marr Medal - Dr Petroc Sumner