HPC MSU
Name:Carrick Williams
Associated Centers:Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems
Position:Faculty
Email: carrick@cavs.msstate.edu
Office:Magruder Hall, 202
Office Phone:(662) 325-1146

Biography:Education

* B.S., Kansas State University, 1995
* M.A., Michigan State University, 1998
* Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2003

Primary teaching Interests

* Cognitive Psychology
* Sensation and Perception
* Visual Cognition
* Statistics and Methods


Research Interest: Eye movements and reading
Visual processing of irrelevant informtion
Object Memory from incidental and intentional viewing
Visual search and eye movements
Scene and face processing
Inhibition in younger and older adults


Publications: Williams, C., Carruth, D., Garrison, T. M., & McGinley, J. (2013). Investigating the Impact of In-car Communication on Law Enforcement Officer Patrol Performance in an Advanced Driving Simulator, Executive Summary. Washington, DC: National Institute of Justice.

Garrison, T. M., & Williams, C. (2013). Impact of Relevance and Distraction on Driving Performance and Visual Attention in a Simulated Driving Environment. Applied Cognitive Psychology. Wiley-Blackwell. 27(3), 396-405.

Garrison, T. M., Williams, C., & Carruth, D. (2012). Sources of Cognitive Load in a Simulated Law Enforcement Patrol Task. Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications. Portsmouth, NH: ACM SIGCHI.

Garrison, T. M., Williams, C., Carruth, D., Brown, K., & Holbrook, N. (2012). Impact of Dispatch Communication and Display Characteristics on Law Enforcement Patrol Situation Awareness. Officer Safety and Wellness Meeting. Washington, DC: Office of Justice Programs: Bureau of Justice Assistance and Community Oriented Policing Services.

Thomas, M., & Williams, C. (2008). Target Memory Superiority in Undefined Visual Search. Chicago, IL. [Abstract]

Total Publications by this Author: 5