Friday, November 11, 2011

Unlocking the Mysteries of the Deaf Brain

Although studied for centuries, much remains unknown about the human brain. The deaf brain in particular is still a mystery in part because this population often uses different cognitive and communication processes than hearing people. RIT's Peter Hauser is a leader in analyzing the deaf brain, how it differs from the hearing brain, and the effect of sign language on cognition.

More at http://www.rit.edu/research/biox_story.php?id=62