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Alessia Tonelli

Post Doc
Unit for Visually Impaired People
Research center
About

Alessia received her Master's degree in Psychology from the University of Florence in Italy under the supervision of Professor Roberto Arrighi with a thesis regarding attention on visual size perception. She obtained her Ph.D. in Bioengineers and Robotics from the University of Genoa affiliated with the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia under the supervision of Dr. Monica Gori and Luca Brayda. During her Ph.D., she focused on spatial cognition in blind and sighted people, paying particular attention to human echolocation. After her Ph.D., she spent one year of post-doc at the Department of Translational Research and New Technologies of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Pisa working on visual motion processing. In January 2021, she returned to work as a post-doc researcher in Dr. Monica Gori's lab group (U-VIP, Unit for Visually Impaired People). Her research interests mainly regard multisensory perception, spatial cognition, and size perception.


All Publications
2021
Domenici N., Tonelli A., Gori M.
Adaptation to high-frequency vibrotactile stimulations fails to affect the clock in young children
Current Research in Behavioral Sciences
Article Journal
2021
Domenici N., Tonelli A., Gori M.
Deaf People Use Visual Compensatory Strategies to Estimate Time Events
XXVII Congresso Nazionale AIP Sezione Psicologia Sperimentale
Poster Conference
2021
Tonelli A., Togoli I., Arrighi R., Gori M.
How the sense of number is influenced by auditory deprivation.
European Conference on Visual Perception ECVP 2021
Poster Conference
2021
Tonelli A., Togoli I., Arrighi R., Gori M.
Il ruolo dell'esperienza uditiva nello sviluppo della percezione della numerosità
XXVII Congresso Nazionale AIP Sezione Psicologia Sperimentale
Poster Conference
2021
Inuggi A., Tonelli A., Gori M.
PsySuite, an Android App for behavioural tests in the temporal domain
IEEE International Symposium on Medical Measurements and Applications
Conference Paper Conference