Anna finished her PhD in November 2003 with a thesis titled "Superior underwater vision in humans". She investigated how children in human tribes of sea nomads in Southeast Asia manage to see better underwater than European children. She also worked with a project concerning the eyes of the cuttlefish Watasenia scintillans and a project about the vision of nocturnal bees in Panama.
underwater vision in humans (new window - 72 kB)
Visual training improves underwater vision in children (new window - 213 kB)
On the optical theory of underwater vision in humans (new window - 257 kB)
The accommodative pupil responses of children and young adults at low and intermediate levels of ambient illumination (new window - 272 kB)