1) La descarga del recurso depende de la página de origen
2) Para poder descargar el recurso, es necesario ser usuario registrado en Universia


Detalles del recurso

Descripción

A retinally stabilized object readily undergoes perceptual fading and disappears from consciousness. This startling phenomenon is commonly believed to arise from local bottom-up sensory adaptation to edge information that occurs early in the visual pathway, such as in the lateral geniculate nucleus of the thalamus or retinal ganglion cells. Here we use random dot stereograms to generate perceivable contours or shapes that are not present on the retina and ask whether perceptual fading occurs for such “cortical” contours. Our results show that perceptual fading occurs for “cortical” contours and that the time a contour requires to fade increases as a function of its size, suggesting that retinal adaptation is not necessary for the phenomenon and that perceptual fading may be based in the cortex.

Pertenece a

Caltech Authors  

Autor(es)

Hsieh, Po -  Jang -  Colas, Jaron T. - 

Id.: 55211187

Versión: 1.0

Estado: Final

Tipo de recurso: Article  -  PeerReviewed  - 

Tipo de Interactividad: Expositivo

Nivel de Interactividad: muy bajo

Audiencia: Estudiante  -  Profesor  -  Autor  - 

Estructura: Atomic

Coste: no

Copyright: sí

Requerimientos técnicos:  Browser: Any - 

Relación: [References] http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20120420-141744385
[References] http://authors.library.caltech.edu/30239/

Fecha de contribución: 24-ago-2016

Contacto:

Localización:
* Hsieh, Po-Jang and Colas, Jaron T. (2012) Perceptual Fading Without Retinal Adaptation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 38 (2). pp. 267-271. ISSN 0096-1523. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20120420-141744385

Otros recursos del mismo autor(es)

  1. Citation & Copyright (to be inserted by the publisher) Measurement of Monodisperse Particle Charge in DC Plasma Abstract. The experiments are carried out in the system consists of a monodisperse particle generato...
  2. CAVITY FREQUENCY MIXING Copyright by
  3. Application and Treatment Result of an Enuresis Alarm Based on a Questionnaire in Children with Purpose: Alarm interventions are effective and safe treatments for nocturnal enuresis when compared ...
  4. Novel Pt-Tm/Carbon Nanocomposite for the Catalyst of Direct Methanol Fuel Cell Abstract. Pt-Tm/carbon nanocomposite has been prepared, using a heterobimetallic organometallic comp...
  5. High-throughput mutation profiling identifies frequent somatic mutations in advanced gastric adenocarcinoma Background: Gastric cancer is one of the leading cancer types in incidence and mortality, especially...

Otros recursos de la misma colección

  1. Numerical Modeling of the Early Light Curves of Type IIP Supernovae The early rise of Type IIP supernovae (SN IIP) provides important information for constraining the p...
  2. Large Bragg Reflection from One-Dimensional Chains of Trapped Atoms Near a Nanoscale Waveguide We report experimental observations of a large Bragg reflection from arrays of cold atoms trapped ne...
  3. Revisiting the Lyman Continuum Escape Crisis: Predictions for z > 6 from Local Galaxies The intrinsic escape fraction of ionizing Lyman continuum photons (f_(esc)) is crucial to understand...
  4. Radial velocity monitoring of Kepler heartbeat stars Heartbeat stars (HB stars) are a class of eccentric binary stars with close periastron passages. The...
  5. The detailed reaction mechanisms for oxygen reduction and CO2 reduction reactions at electrode surfaces This article discusses about study on detailed reaction mechanisms for oxygen redn. and CO redn. rea...

Aviso de cookies: Usamos cookies propias y de terceros para mejorar nuestros servicios, para análisis estadístico y para mostrarle publicidad. Si continua navegando consideramos que acepta su uso en los términos establecidos en la Política de cookies.