Journal Articles


Windsor, A., Flowe, H. D., *Seale-Carlisle, T. M., *Killeen, I. M., *Hett, D., *Jores, T., *Ingham, M., *Lee, B., *Stevens, L., & Colloff, M. F. (under review). Children’s expressions of certainty are informative. [Preprint]. Available at:

Colloff, M. F., *Seale-Carlisle, T. M., *Karagolu, N., Maltby, J., Smith, H. J., Smith, L., & Flowe, H. D. (under review). Criminal identification viewed from a different angle: Enabling witnesses to reinstate study pose during a lineup test increases accuracy. [Preprint]. Available at:

Colloff, M. F., Flowe, H. D., Smith, H. J., *Seale-Carlisle, T. M., Meissner, C. A., Rockey, J. C., Pande, B., Kujur, P., Parveen, N., Chandel, P., Singh, M. M., Pradhan, & S., Parganiha, A. (under review). Active exploration of faces in police lineups increases discrimination accuracy for own- and other- race faces. [Preprint]. Available at:

Smith, H. M. J.,  Flowe, H. D., Andrews, S., Baguley, T. S., Colloff, M. F., Davis, J. P., & White, D. (under review). A novel interactive face matching procedure: Performance of normal and superior face recognisers. [Preprint]. Available at:


Benedict, J., et al. (2020). Social perception of faces around the world: How well does the valence-dominance model generalize across world regions? Nature Human Behavior.


Seale-Carlisle, T., Colloff, M. F., Flowe, H. D., Wells, W., Wixted, J. T., & Mickes, L. (2019). Confidence and response time as indicators of eyewitness identification accuracy in the lab and in the real world. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, 8, 420-428.

Colloff, M. F., & Wixted, J. T. (2019). Why are lineups better than showups? A Test of the Filler Siphoning and Enhanced Discriminability Accounts. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied. doi:10.1037/xap0000218 Supplemental material

Jores, T., Colloff, M. F., Kloft, L., Smailes, H., & Flowe, H.D. (2019). A meta-analysis of the effects of acute alcohol intoxication on witness recall. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 33, 334–343. doi:10.1002/acp.3533

Colloff, M. F., Wade, K. A., Strange, D., & Wixted, J. T. (2018). Filler siphoning theory does not predict the effect of lineup fairness on the ability to discriminate innocent from guilty suspects: Reply to Smith, Wells, Smalarz, & Lampinen (2018). Psychological Science, 29, 1552-1557. doi:10.1177/0956797618786459 Supplemental material

Colloff, M. F., Wade, K. A., Wixted, J. T., & Maylor, E. A. (2017). A signal-detection analysis of eyewitness identification across the adult lifespan. Psychology and Aging, 32, 243–258. doi:10.1037/pag0000168 Supplemental material

Flowe, H. D., Colloff, M. F., Karoğlu, N., Zelek, K., Ryder, H., Humphries, J. E., & Takarangi, M. K. T. (2017). The effects of alcohol intoxication on accuracy and the confidence-accuracy relationship in photographic simultaneous lineups. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 31, 379–391. doi:10.1002/acp.3332

Colloff, M. F., Wade, K. A., & Strange, D. (2016). Unfair lineups make witnesses more likely to confuse innocent and guilty suspects. Psychological Science, 27, 1227–1239. doi:10.1177/0956797616655789 Supplemental material

Colloff, M. F., & Flowe, H. D. (2016). The effects of acute alcohol intoxication on the cognitive mechanisms underlying false facial recognition. Psychopharmacology, 233, 2139–2149. doi:10.1007/s00213-016-4263-4

Colloff, M. F. (2016). The real mark of madness? PsyPAG Quarterly, 100, 6–8.

Flowe, H. D., Klatt, T., & Colloff, M. F. (2014). Selecting fillers on emotional appearance improves lineup identification accuracy. Law and Human Behavior, 38, 509–519. doi:10.1037/lhb0000101

Alogna, V. K., Attaya, M. K., Aucoin, P., Bahnik, S., Birch, S., Birt, A. R., et al. (2014). Registered Replication Report: Schooler & Engstler-Schooler (1990). Perspectives on Psychological Science, 9, 556–578. doi:10.1177/1745691614545653


Book Chapters

Flowe, H. D., & Colloff, M. F., Kloft, L., Jores, T., & Stevens, L. M. (2019). The impact of alcohol and other drugs on eyewitness memory. In R. Bull & I. Blandon-Gitlin, (Eds.), Handbook of Legal and Investigative Psychology (pp. 149–162). London, UK: Routledge.


Wade, K. A., Nightingale, S. J., & Colloff, M. F. (2016). Photos and Memory. In R. Nash & J. Ost, (Eds.), False Memories (pp. 39–54). Hove, UK: Psychology Press.