The Media Effects Lab (MEL) leverages some of the latest in research technology to conduct studies geared towards understanding the cognitive and emotional effects of mediated messages and formats on individuals.
The Computer Lab Area
The computer lab area is equipped with:
The Living Room Area
The Living Room area is designed to mimic a real-world media-viewing experience. The featured amenities include
The Observation/Office Area
The Observation/Office area consists of four additional computer stations. Researchers use this space as a base of operations, creating study materials, monitoring study sessions or analyzing collected data. The biometric/physiological capabilities include: