The cognitive science lab was established in December, 1993 by Prof. I.L. Singh in two phases. The first phase was inaugurated on December 13, 1993 by Professor Michael I. Posner, Director, Cognitive Science & Decision Process, Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, USA and the second phase was inaugurated on December 14, 1995 by Professor Raja Parasuraman, Director, CSL, Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C., USA. These eminent cognitive scientists blessed this lab by providing several equipments, hardwares and softwares.
Major Funding Agency
Dueo Core Mackintosh SE30
Printers: 9 point dot matrix
Laser Printer 1000
Laser Printer 1520D
Omniwatch control parameters
Multi Attribute Task Battery
Line task discrimination
Current Major Research Projects
1. DRDO sponsored
2. UGC sponsored
OTHER ACADEMIC CONTRIBUTIONS:
(a) Organized First International Symposium on Cognition in Banaras Hindu University from December 14 - 17, 1993.
(b) Organised Second International Symposium on Cognition and Education in Banaras Hindu University from Dec. 14 - 18, 1995.
(c) Organised Third International Symposium on Cognition, Education and Mental Health in Banaras Hindu University from Dec. 16 -19,1999
(d) Organized National Conference on Recent Advancements in Cognitive Science in Banaras Hindu University from December 19-21, 2008