Xiaoyu Zhao

Postgraduate Research Student

Thesis Title

A multidimensional goal-oriented investigation of cognitive load and performance over time during simultaneous interpreting between English and Mandarin Chinese

Supervisors

Summary

My research aims to monitor the level of cognitive load in a fixed interpreting turn during simultaneous interpreting by adopting multiple measures under different experimental conditions and to investigate how interpreting performance changes in line with the different extents of cognitive load.