Prof Simon Bennett

Selected Publications

  • Bennett SJ and Benguigui N. 2013. Is acceleration used for ocular pursuit and spatial estimation during prediction motion?. PLoS One, vol. 8(5), e63382. link> doi>
  • Elliott D, Hayes SJ, Bennett SJ. 2012. 125 years of perceptual-motor skill research. Am J Psychol, vol. 125(1), 9-23. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ, O'Donnell D, Hansen S, Barnes GR. 2012. Facilitation of ocular pursuit during transient occlusion of externally-generated target motion by concurrent upper limb movement. J Vis, vol. 12(13), 1-16. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ, Orban de Xivry JJ, Lefèvre P, Barnes GR. 2010. Oculomotor prediction of accelerative target motion during occlusion: long-term and short-term effects. Exp Brain Res, vol. 204(4), 493-504. link> doi>
  • Benguigui N and Bennett SJ. 2010. Ocular pursuit and the estimation of time-to-contact with accelerating objects in prediction motion are controlled independently based on first-order estimates. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, vol. 202(2), 327-339. link> doi>

Other Publications

  • Bennett SJ, Orban de Xivry JJ, Barnes GR, Lefèvre P. 2007. Target acceleration can be extracted and represented within the predictive drive to ocular pursuit. J Neurophysiol, vol. 98(3), 1405-1414. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ and Barnes GR. 2004. Predictive smooth ocular pursuit during the transient disappearance of a visual target. J Neurophysiol, vol. 92(1), 578-590. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ and Barnes GR. 2003. Human ocular pursuit during the transient disappearance of a visual target. J Neurophysiol, vol. 90(4), 2504-2520. link> doi>
  • Elliott D, Dutoy C, Andrew M, Burkitt JJ, Grierson LEM, Lyons JL, Hayes SJ, Bennett SJ. 2014. The Influence of Visual Feedback and Prior Knowledge About Feedback on Vertical Aiming Strategies. JOURNAL OF MOTOR BEHAVIOR, vol. 46(6), 433-443. link> doi>
  • Hayes SJ, Roberts JW, Elliott D, Bennett SJ. 2014. Top-Down Attentional Processes Modulate the Coding of Atypical Biological Motion Kinematics in the Absence of Motor Signals. JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY-HUMAN PERCEPTION AND PERFORMANCE, vol. 40(4), 1641-1653. link> doi>
  • Roberts JW, Hayes SJ, Uji M, Bennett SJ. 2014. Motor contagion: the contribution of trajectory and end-points. Psychological Research. doi>
  • Martinez De Quel O and Bennett SJ. 2014. Kinematics of self-initiated and reactive karate punches. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, vol. 85(1), 117-123. doi>
  • Robinson MA, Elliott D, Hayes SJ, Barton GJ, Bennett SJ. 2014. Primary and submovement control of aiming in C6 tetraplegics following posterior deltoid transfer. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, vol. 11(1). doi>
  • Wilson G, Hawken MB, Poole I, Drust B, Sparks A, Bennett S, Morton J, Close GL. 2014. Rapid weight-loss impairs simulated riding performance and strength in jockeys: implications for making-weight. Journal of Sports Sciences, vol. 32(4), 383-391. doi>
  • Roberts JW, Bennett SJ, Elliott D, Hayes SJ. 2014. Top-down and bottom-up processes during observation: Implications for motor learning. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF SPORT SCIENCE, vol. 14, S250-S256. link> doi>
  • Hayes SJ, Elliott D, Bennett SJ. 2013. Visual online control processes are acquired during observational practice. Acta Psychol (Amst), vol. 143(3), 298-302. link> doi>
  • Bourne M, Bennett SJ, Hayes SJ, Smeeton NJ, Williams AM. 2013. Information underpinning anticipation of goal-directed throwing. Atten Percept Psychophys, vol. 75(7), 1559-1569. link> doi>
  • Sánchez García R, Hayes SJ, Williams AM, Bennett SJ. 2013. Multisensory perception and action in 3-ball cascade juggling. Journal of Motor Behavior, vol. 45(1), 29-36. doi>
  • Hansen S, Hayes SJ, Bennett SJ. 2013. Integration of alternating monocular samples during goal-directed aiming. Motor Control, vol. 17(1), 95-104. link>
  • Tijtgat P, Vanrenterghem J, Bennett SJ, De Clercq D, Savelsbergh GJ, Lenoir M. 2013. Postural adjustments in catching: on the interplay between segment stabilization and equilibrium control. Motor Control, vol. 17(1), 48-61. link>
  • Hayes SJ, Elliott D, Andrew M, Roberts JW, Bennett SJ. 2012. Dissociable contributions of motor-execution and action-observation to intramanual transfer. Exp Brain Res, vol. 221(4), 459-466. link> doi>
  • Roberts JW, Bennett SJ, Elliott D, Hayes SJ. 2014. Top-down and bottom-up processes during observation: Implications for motor learning. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF SPORT SCIENCE, vol. 14, S250-S256. link> doi>
  • Tijtgat P, De Clercq D, Lenoir M, Vanrenterghem J, Bennett SJ, Savelsbergh GJP. 2012. Implicit advance knowledge effects on the interplay between arm movements and postural adjustments in catching. Neuroscience Letters, vol. 518(2), 117-121. doi>
  • Hayes SJ, Andrew M, Elliott D, Roberts JW, Bennett SJ. 2012. Dissociable contributions of motor-execution and action-observation to intermanual transfer. Neurosci Lett, vol. 506(2), 346-350. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ, Elliott D, Rodacki A. 2012. Movement strategies in vertical aiming of older adults. Exp Brain Res, vol. 216(3), 445-455. link> doi>
  • Tijtgat P, Bennett SJ, Savelsbergh GJ, De Clercq D, Lenoir M. 2011. To know or not to know: influence of explicit advance knowledge of occlusion on interceptive actions. Exp Brain Res, vol. 214(4), 483-490. link> doi>
  • Deconinck FJ, van Polanen V, Savelsbergh GJ, Bennett SJ. 2011. The relative timing between eye and hand in rapid sequential pointing is affected by time pressure, but not by advance knowledge. Exp Brain Res, vol. 213(1), 99-109. link> doi>
  • Hansen S, Hayes S, Bennett SJ. 2011. Inter-ocular and intra-ocular integration during prehension. NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS, vol. 487(1), 17-21. link> doi>
  • Bourne M, Bennett SJ, Hayes SJ, Williams AM. 2011. The dynamical structure of handball penalty shots as a function of target location. Hum Mov Sci, vol. 30(1), 40-55. link> doi>
  • Elliott D, Hansen S, Grierson LE, Lyons J, Bennett SJ, Hayes SJ. 2010. Goal-directed aiming: two components but multiple processes. Psychol Bull, vol. 136(6), 1023-1044. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ, Baures R, Hecht H, Benguigui N. 2010. Eye movements influence estimation of time-to-contact in prediction motion. Exp Brain Res, vol. 206(4), 399-407. link> doi>
  • Robinson MA, Hayes SJ, Bennett SJ, Barton GJ, Elliott D. 2010. Sensory-motor equivalence: manual aiming in C6 tetraplegics following musculotendinous transfer surgery at the elbow. Exp Brain Res, vol. 206(1), 81-91. link> doi>
  • Causer J, Bennett SJ, Holmes PS, Janelle CM, Williams AM. 2010. Quiet eye duration and gun motion in elite shotgun shooting. Med Sci Sports Exerc, vol. 42(8), 1599-1608. link> doi>
  • Hayes SJ, Elliott D, Bennett SJ. 2010. General motor representations are developed during action-observation. Exp Brain Res, vol. 204(2), 199-206. link> doi>
  • Tijtgat P, Bennett SJ, Savelsbergh GJP, De Clercq D, Lenoir M. 2010. Advance knowledge effects on kinematics of one-handed catching. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, vol. 201(4), 875-884. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ, Orban de Xivry J-J, Lefèvre P, Barnes GR. 2010. Oculomotor prediction of accelerative target motion during occlusion: long-term and short-term effects. Experimental Brain Research, 1-12.
  • Robinson MA, Hayes S, Bennett S, Barton G, Elliott D. 2010. Sensory motor equivalence: Manual aiming in tetraplegic patients following tendon transfer surgery. 11th International Multisensory Research Forum. Liverpool, UK.
  • Feltham MG, Ledebt A, Bennett SJ, Deconinck FJA, Verheul MHG, Savelsbergh GJP. 2010. The "Mirror Box" Illusion: Effect of Visual Information on Bimanual Coordination in Children with Spastic Hemiparetic Cerebral Palsy. MOTOR CONTROL, vol. 14(1), 68-82. link>
  • Hayes SJ, Timmis MA, Bennett SJ. 2009. Eye movements are not a prerequisite for learning movement sequence timing through observation. Acta Psychol (Amst), vol. 131(3), 202-208. link> doi>
  • Timmis MA, Bennett SJ, Buckley JG. 2009. Visuomotor control of step descent: evidence of specialised role of the lower visual field. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, vol. 195(2), 219-227. link> doi>
  • Ashford D, Davids K, Bennett SJ. 2009. Difference-based meta-analytic procedures for between-participant and/or within-participant designs: A tutorial review for sports and exercise scientists. JOURNAL OF SPORTS SCIENCES, vol. 27(3), 237-255. link> doi>
  • Bennett S. 2008. Ventral and dorsal contribution to visual anticipation in fast ball sports - Introduction. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SPORT PSYCHOLOGY, vol. 39(2), 97-99. link>
  • Hayes SJ, Ashford D, Bennett SJ. 2008. Goal-directed imitation: the means to an end. Acta Psychol (Amst), vol. 127(2), 407-415. link> doi>
  • Davids K, Button C, Bennett SJ. 2008. Dynamics of skill acquisition. Human Kinetics Publishers.
  • Buckley JG, MacLellan MJ, Tucker MW, Scally AJ, Bennett SJ. 2008. Visual guidance of landing behaviour when stepping down to a new level. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, vol. 184(2), 223-232. link> doi>
  • Gill KP, Bennett SJ, Savelsbergh GJP, van Dieen JH. 2007. Regional changes in spine posture at lift onset with changes in lift distance and lift style. SPINE, vol. 32(15), 1599-1604. link> doi>
  • Ricken AXC, Savelsbergh GJP, Bennett SJ. 2007. Interception of moving objects while walking in children with Spastic Hemiparetic Cerebral Palsy. DISABILITY AND REHABILITATION, vol. 29(1), 69-77. link> doi>
  • Ashford D, Davids K, Bennett SJ. 2007. Developmental effects influencing observational modelling: A meta-analysis. JOURNAL OF SPORTS SCIENCES, vol. 25(5), 547-558. link> doi>
  • Ricken AXC, Savelsbergh GJP, Bennett SJ. 2006. External timing constraints facilitate performance of everyday interceptive actions in children with Spastic Hemiparetic Cerebral Palsy. NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS, vol. 410(3), 187-192. link> doi>
  • Bennett S, Ashford D, Rioja N, Coull J, Elliott D. 2006. Integration of intermittent visual samples over time and between the eyes. J Mot Behav, vol. 38(6), 439-450. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ and Barnes GR. 2006. Smooth ocular pursuit during the transient disappearance of an accelerating visual target: the role of reflexive and voluntary control. Exp Brain Res, vol. 175(1), 1-10. link> doi>
  • Ashford D, Bennett SJ, Davids K. 2006. Observational modeling effects for movement dynamics and movement outcome measures across differing task constraints: A meta-analysis. JOURNAL OF MOTOR BEHAVIOR, vol. 38(3), 185-205. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ and Barnes GR. 2006. Combined smooth and saccadic ocular pursuit during the transient occlusion of a moving visual object. Exp Brain Res, vol. 168(3), 313-321. link> doi>
  • de Xivry JJO, Bennett SJ, Lefevre P, Barnes GR. 2006. Evidence for synergy between saccades and smooth pursuit during transient target disappearance. JOURNAL OF NEUROPHYSIOLOGY, vol. 95(1), 418-427. link> doi>
  • Davids K, Bennett S, Newell KM. 2006. Movement system variability. Human Kinetics Publishers.
  • Ricken AXC, Bennett SJ, Savelsbergh GJP. 2005. Coordination of reaching in children with spastic hemiparetic cerebral palsy under different task demands. International Workshop on Advances in Motor Research in Hemiparetic Cerebral Palsy. Univ Leeds, Sch Sport & Exercise Sci, Leeds, ENGLAND. MOTOR CONTROL (vol. 9, pp. 357-371). HUMAN KINETICS PUBL INC. link>
  • Angelakopoulos GT, Davids K, Bennett SJ, Tsorbatzoudis H, Grouios G. 2005. Postural stability and hand preference as constraints on one-handed catching performance in children. J Mot Behav, vol. 37(5), 377-385. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ and Barnes GR. 2005. Timing the anticipatory recovery in smooth ocular pursuit during the transient disappearance of a visual target. Exp Brain Res, vol. 163(2), 198-203. link> doi>
  • Savelsbergh GJP, Bennett SJ, Angelakopoulos GT, Davids K. 2005. Perceptual-motor organization of children's catching behaviour under different postural constraints. NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS, vol. 373(2), 153-158. link> doi>
  • Bennett S, Rioja N, Ashford D, Elliott D. 2004. Intermittent vision and one-handed catching: The effect of general and specific task experience. JOURNAL OF MOTOR BEHAVIOR, vol. 36(4), 442-449. link> doi>
  • Ricken AXC, Savelsbergh GJP, Bennett SJ. 2004. Coordinating degrees of freedom during interceptive actions in children. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, vol. 156(4), 415-421. link> doi>
  • Lark SD, Buckley JG, Bennett S, Jones D, Sargeant AJ. 2003. Joint torques and dynamic joint stiffness in elderly and young men during stepping down. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon), vol. 18(9), 848-855. link> doi>
  • Bennett S, Ashford D, Elliott D. 2003. Intermittent vision and one-handed catching: The temporal limits of binocular and monocular integration. MOTOR CONTROL, vol. 7(4), 378-387. link>
  • Kingsbury D, Bennett S, Davids K. 2003. An analysis of movement behaviour in novices: re-exploring the 'degrees-of-freedom' problem. 12th Commonwealth International Sport Conference. MANCHESTER, ENGLAND. JOURNAL OF SPORTS SCIENCES (vol. 21, pp. 242-243). TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD. link>
  • Savelsbergh GJP, Davids K, van der Kamp JG, Bennett SJ. 2003. Development of movement co-ordination in children. Psychology Press.
  • Savelsbergh GJP, Davids K, van der Kamp JG, Bennett SJ. 2003. Development of movement co-ordination in children. Psychology Press.
  • Bennett SJ, Elliott D, Weeks DJ, Keil D. 2003. The effects of intermittent vision on prehension under binocular and monocular viewing. MOTOR CONTROL, vol. 7(1), 46-56. link>
  • Court ML, Bennett SJ, Williams AM, Davids K. 2002. Local stability in coordinated rhythmic movements: fluctuations and relaxation times. Hum Mov Sci, vol. 21(1), 39-60. link> doi>
  • Al-Abood SA, Bennett SJ, Hernandez FM, Ashford D, Davids K. 2002. Effect of verbal instructions and image size on visual search strategies in basketball free throw shooting. JOURNAL OF SPORTS SCIENCES, vol. 20(3), 271-278. link> doi>
  • Ward P, Williams AM, Bennett SJ. 2002. Visual search and biological motion perception in tennis. Res Q Exerc Sport, vol. 73(1), 107-112. link> doi>
  • Button C, Davids K, Bennett SJ, Savelsbergh GJP. 2002. Anticipatory responses to perturbation of co-ordination in one-handed catching. ACTA PSYCHOLOGICA, vol. 109(1), 75-93. link> doi>
  • Kingsbury D, Davids K, Bennett S. 2002. Developing coordination in the overhand volleyball float serve: a constraints-led perspective. JOURNAL OF SPORTS SCIENCES (vol. 20, pp. 11-12). link>
  • Davids K, Savelsbergh GJP, Bennett SJ, van der Kamp JG. 2002. Interceptive actions in sport: Information and Movement. Psychology Press.
  • Buckley JG, O'Driscoll D, Bennett SJ. 2002. Postural sway and active balance performance in highly active lower-limb amputees. Am J Phys Med Rehabil, vol. 81(1), 13-20. link> doi>
  • Rodacki AL, Fowler NE, Bennett SJ. 2002. Vertical jump coordination: fatigue effects. Med Sci Sports Exerc, vol. 34(1), 105-116. link> doi>
  • Mullineaux DR, Bartlett RM, Bennett S. 2001. Research design and statistics in biomechanics and motor control. JOURNAL OF SPORTS SCIENCES, vol. 19(10), 739-760. link> doi>
  • Al-Abood SA, Davids KF, Bennett SJ. 2001. Specificity of task constraints and effects of visual demonstrations and verbal instructions in directing learners' search during skill acquisition. J Mot Behav, vol. 33(3), 295-305. link> doi>
  • Al-Abood SA, Davids K, Bennett SJ, Ashford D, Martinez Marin M. 2001. Effects of manipulating relative and absolute motion information during observational learning of an aiming task. J Sports Sci, vol. 19(7), 507-520. link> doi>
  • Rodacki AL, Fowler NE, Bennett SJ. 2001. Multi-segment coordination: fatigue effects. Med Sci Sports Exerc, vol. 33(7), 1157-1167. link> doi>
  • Button C, Bennett S, Davids K. 2001. Grasping a better understanding of the intrinsic dynamics of rhythmical and discrete prehension. JOURNAL OF MOTOR BEHAVIOR, vol. 33(1), 27-36. link> doi>
  • Davids K, Kingsbury D, Bennett S, Handford C. 2001. Information--movement coupling: implications for the organization of research and practice during acquisition of self-paced extrinsic timing skills. J Sports Sci, vol. 19(2), 117-127. link> doi>
  • Rodacki ALF, Fowler NE, Bennett S. 2001. The effect of postural variations in movement co-ordination during plyometric rebound exercises. JOURNAL OF APPLIED BIOMECHANICS, vol. 17(1), 14-27. link>
  • Bennett SJ, van der Kamp J, Savelsbergh GJ, Davids K. 2000. Discriminating the role of binocular information in the timing of a one-handed catch. The effects of telestereoscopic viewing and ball size. Exp Brain Res, vol. 135(3), 341-347. link> doi>
  • Scott K, Kingsbury D, Bennett S, Davids K, Langley M. 2000. Effects of cricket ball colour and illuminance levels on catching behaviour in professional cricketers. Ergonomics, vol. 43(10), 1681-1688. link> doi>
  • Button C, Davids K, Bennett SJ, Taylor MA. 2000. Mechanical perturbation of the wrist during one-handed catching. Acta Psychol (Amst), vol. 105(1), 9-30. link> doi>
  • Keil D, Holmes P, Bennett S, Davids K, Smith N. 2000. Theory and practice in sport psychology and motor behaviour needs to be constrained by integrative modelling of brain and behaviour. J Sports Sci, vol. 18(6), 433-443. link> doi>
  • Davids K, Bennett S, Kingsbury D, Jolley L, Brain T. 2000. Effects of postural constraints on children's catching behavior. Res Q Exerc Sport, vol. 71(1), 69-73. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ. 2000. Implicit learning: Should it be used in practice?. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SPORT PSYCHOLOGY, vol. 31(4), 542-546. link>
  • van der Kamp J, Bennett SJ, Savelsbergh GJP, Davids K. 1999. Timing a one-handed catch II. Adaptation to telestereoscopic viewing. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, vol. 129(3), 369-377. link> doi>
  • Bennett S, van der Kamp J, Savelsbergh GJ, Davids K. 1999. Timing a one-handed catch. I. Effects of telestereoscopic viewing. Exp Brain Res, vol. 129(3), 362-368. link> doi>
  • Bennett S, Button C, Kingsbury D, Davids K. 1999. Manipulating visual informational constraints during practice enhances the acquisition of catching skill in children. Res Q Exerc Sport, vol. 70(3), 220-232. link> doi>
  • Bennett S, Davids K, Craig T. 1999. The effect of temporal and informational constraints on one-handed catching performance. Res Q Exerc Sport, vol. 70(2), 206-211. link> doi>
  • Bennett S, Davids K, Woodcock J. 1999. Structural Organization of Practice: Effects of Practicing Under Different Informational Constraints on the Acquisition of One-Handed Catching Skill. J Mot Behav, vol. 31(1), 3-9. link> doi>
  • Davids K, Bennett S, Handford C, Jones B. 1999. Acquiring coordination in self-paced, extrinsic timing tasks: A constraints-led perspective. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SPORT PSYCHOLOGY, vol. 30(4), 437-461. link>
  • Bennett S and Elliott D. 1999. Effects of intermittent vision on prehension under binocular and monocular viewing. STUDIES IN PERCEPTION AND ACTION V (vol. 5, pp. 140-143). link>
  • Beak S, Davids K, Bennett S. 1999. Perception of affordances of haptic information in children and adults. STUDIES IN PERCEPTION AND ACTION V (vol. 5, pp. 215-218). link>
  • van der Kamp J, Bennett SJ, Savelsbergh GJP, Davids K. 1998. Adaptation to telestereoscopic viewing in timing an one-handed catch. JOURNAL OF SPORT & EXERCISE PSYCHOLOGY, vol. 20, S117.
  • Button C, Bennett SJ, Davids K. 1998. Coordination dynamics of rhythmical and discrete prehension movements: Implications of the scanning procedure and individual differences. Human Movement Science, vol. 17(6), 801-820. doi>
  • Bennett SJ and Davids K. 1998. Manipulating peripheral visual information in manual aiming: exploring the notion of specificity of learning. Human Movement Science, vol. 17(2), 261-287. doi>
  • Davids K and Bennett SJ. 1998. The dynamical hypothesis: The role of biological constraints on cognition. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, vol. 21(5), 636-644. doi>
  • Handford C, Davids K, Bennett S, Button C. 1997. Skill acquisition in sport: some applications of an evolving practice ecology. J Sports Sci, vol. 15(6), 621-640. link> doi>
  • Bennett SJ and Davids K. 1997. The effect of task constraints on the manipulation of visual information and the implications for the specificity of learning hypothesis. Human Movement Science, vol. 16(4), 379-390. doi>
  • Bennett SJ. 1996. Exploring the Boundaries of the Specificity of Learning Hypothesis.
  • Bennett S and Davids K. 1996. Does the removal or addition of vision during practice enhance skill acquisition? A test of the specificity of learning hypothesis. Journal of Sports Sciences, vol. 14(1), 19-20.
  • Bennett S, Davids K, Button C. 1996. The specificity of learning hypothesis and one-handed catching. Journal of Sports Sciences, vol. 14(1), 20-21.
  • Bennett S and Davids K. 1995. The manipulation of vision during the powerlift squat: exploring the boundaries of the specificity of learning hypothesis. Res Q Exerc Sport, vol. 66(3), 210-218. link> doi>
  • Baurès R, Bennett SJ, Causer J. 2014. Temporal estimation with two moving objects: overt and covert pursuit. Experimental Brain Research. doi>


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