Kimmo Alho

Ph.D., Professor of Psychology.

Areas of Expertise: cognitive neuroscience, experimental psychology, attention, memory, perception, speech processing

Kimmo Alho is Professor of Psychology at the Institute of Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland. His research on human brain functions related to perception, memory, and attention has resulted in over 140 articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals. He has mostly studied healthy adults, but also neurological patients, healthy children, and children with attention deficits. In Mind the Gap project, he directs research on possible effects of extensive exposure to information and computer technology (ICT) on dual-tasking, distractibility and related brain activity measured with functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) at the AMI Centre of the Aalto University.

Kimmo Alho