Dr Peter Lovatt

Psychologist

 In the Laboratory

Our Research Team

Turning ideas in to data

Dr Peter Lovatt

Reader in Psychology

Experimental Cognitive Psychologist with an interest in movement

Dr Lucy Annett

Neuroscientist

Neuroscientist with an interest in the biological basis of behaviour

Dr Dawn Rose

Post-doctoral Research Fellow

Music Psychologist with an interest in rhythm and timing

Current Projects

Rhythm & Timing

Experiment 1: Synchronization and Continuation Tapping Task

Investigating the ability to finger tap, toe tap and march in time with a metronome and music in people with and without Parkinson’s disease.

Project Team: Dr Dawn Rose, Dr Peter Lovatt & Dr Lucy Annett (Department of Psychology and Sport Sciences, University of Hertfordshire.


Experiment 2: Beat perception abilities in people with and without Parkinson’s disease.

This study investigates whether Parkinson’s disease (PD) affects the perception of an underlying beat (tactus) embedded in real musical excerpts as ecologically valid stimuli.


Project Team: Dr Dawn Rose, Dr Peter Lovatt & Dr Lucy Annett (Department of Psychology and Sport Sciences, University of Hertfordshire.

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