Simon Farrell

I am a Professor in the School of Psychological Science at the University of Western Australia. My research examines human memory over the short and longer term, how we prioritise memories, and how memory is sampled to make choices.

This page is not updated regularly, please see the UWA research repository for up to date info on papers and research.

Recent Posts


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I just imported (manually) my blog posts from blogspot, so this should be up to date. Please excuse broken links introduced in the conversion.


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A collection of blog posts and data from the lab of Simon Farrell, now at the University of Western Australia. This site will be fully updated in the next f...

Getting stuff into Editorial

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Editorial is the new text editor on the block that has all the kids talking. Its two main features that set it apart from the other N markdown editors availa...

Google Nexus 4

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So recently I lost my iPhone 4 on the way back to the office from lunch. Two things of note: