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Avesh Raghunandan

Avesh Raghunandan

Avesh Raghunandan
Avesh Raghunandan

Professor
Optometry
Phone: (231) 591-2172
Email: [email protected]

Education

  • OD, University of Houston, Optometry
  • PhD, University of Houston, Physiological Optics
  • MS, University of Houston, Physiological Optics

Biography

Avesh Raghunandan, B.Optom, CAS, MS, OD, PhD., is a Professor who received an Optometry degree from the University of Durban-Westville (South Africa) in 1995, completed certification in advanced diagnosis and treatment of ocular diseases from the New England College of Optometry in 1998, obtained a Masters degree in Physiological Optics in 2000, and later obtained a joint OD/ PhD degree from the University of Houston - College of Optometry. Awarded the Fulbright Scholarship in 1998 and Erhardt Fellowship in 2000. Lectured in areas of Physiological Optics, Vision Science, ocular disease diagnostic procedures and actively engaged in research in both basic visual science and epidemiology. Research interests include binocular vision, eye movements, motion processing, and spatial vision in normal and abnormal visual systems.

Publications and Intellectual Contributions

Presentations

  • Oral Presentation
    Raghunandan, A., "At our Core," Faculty center for teaching and learning at Ferris State University, (2013).
  • Presentation
    Raghunandan, A., Commencement Convocation Ceremony, Ferris State University, (2013).
  • Presentation
    Raghunandan, A., New Faculty Transition Program panel discussion, "Navigating the Tenure Process," Ferris State University, (2012).
  • Poster
    Raghunandan, A., Conference, "What’s captured in Binocular Capture: Carrier or Envelope," Florida, (2012).
  • Presentation
    Raghunandan, A., Faculty Development Seminar, "Binocular Capture: The effect of contrast polarity and spatial frequency pairing," Michigan College of Optometry, (2011).
  • Presentation
    Raghunandan, A., "Spatial scaling of the Binocular Capture effect," University of California: Berkeley School of Optometry, (2011).
  • Poster
    Raghunandan, A., Conference, "The effect of string length on the size of the visual span and reading speed," Boston, (2011).
  • Poster
    Raghunandan, A., "Binocular Capture: The effect of mismatched spatial frequency and opposite contrast polarity," Vision Sciences Society, Florida, (2010).
  • Poster
    Raghunandan, A., Conference, "Estimating visual acuity potential in young adults by using the pVEP response amplitude," San Francisco, (2010).
  • Opening Speaker
    Raghunandan, A., Race and Racism, Ferris State University, (2010).