Visual Masking

Written By Talis Bachmann
Visual Masking
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 13 November 2013
  • ISBN : 0128003839
  • Pages : 116 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Visual Masking written by Talis Bachmann which was release on 13 November 2013, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Visual masking is a technique used in cognitive research to understand pre-conscious processes (priming, for example), consciousness, visual limits, and perception issues associated with psychopathology. This book is a short format review of research using visual masking: how it has been used, and what these experiments have discovered.Topics covered include concepts, varieties, and theories of masking; masking and microgenetic mechanisms and stagesof visual processing; psychopharmacological and genetic factors in masking, and more. Provides succinct information about the widely dispersed masking studies and points out some new trends in masking research Reviews transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) as an alternative to the traditional psychophysical masking methods Comments on the methodological pitfalls hidden in the practice of masking, helping to improve the quality of future research where masking is used as a tool Informs readers about recent developments in theoretical attempts to understand masking

Visual Masking

Visual Masking
  • Author : Talis Bachmann,Gregory Francis
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2013-11-13
  • Total pages : 116
  • ISBN : 0128003839
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Summary : Visual masking is a technique used in cognitive research to understand pre-conscious processes (priming, for example), consciousness, visual limits, and perception issues associated with psychopathology. This book is a short format review of research using visual masking: how it has been used, and what these experiments have discovered.Topics covered ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2006-10-06
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 0128003839
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Summary : This book presents a collection of articles reflecting state-of-the-art research in visual perception, specifically concentrating on neural correlates of perception. Each section addresses one of the main topics in vision research today. Part 2: Fundamentals of Awareness, Multi-Sensory Integration and High-Order Perception covers topics from filling-in to visual awareness to crossmodal ...

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  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2014-06-12
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128003839
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Summary : Visual control of our actions can be unconscious as well as conscious. For example, when a pedestrian steps onto a street and then suddenly steps back, to avoid being hit by an oncoming car, the pedestrian's visual system has been able to detect the car very rapidly. Since the registration ...

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  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2006-03-03
  • Total pages : 410
  • ISBN : 0128003839
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Summary : Empirical and theoretical foundations for the study of the temporal dynamics of mechanisms contributing to unconscious and conscious processing of visual information; from computational, psychological, neuropsychological, and neurophysiological perspectives....

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  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2013-01-14
  • Total pages : 839
  • ISBN : 0128003839
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Summary : It’s hard to conceive of a topic of more broad and personal interest than the study of the mind. In addition to its traditional investigation by the disciplines of psychology, psychiatry, and neuroscience, the mind has also been a focus of study in the fields of philosophy, economics, anthropology, ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-18
  • Total pages : 346
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Summary : Psychology of Learning and Motivation publishes empirical and theoretical contributions in cognitive and experimental psychology, ranging from classical and instrumental conditioning to complex learning and problem solving. Each chapter thoughtfully integrates the writings of leading contributors, who present and discuss significant bodies of research relevant to their discipline. Volume 64 includes ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 777
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Summary : This is nothing less than a totally essential reference for engineers and researchers in any field of work that involves the use of compressed imagery. Beginning with a thorough and up-to-date overview of the fundamentals of image compression, the authors move on to provide a complete description of the JPEG2000 ...

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  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2015-03-26
  • Total pages : 288
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Summary : The past two decades have seen a surge of interest in the topic of consciousness, with the result that the research literature has expanded greatly. However, until now, there has been little consensus on just which methods are the most effective for the study of consciousness. As a result, a ...

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  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2014-06-27
  • Total pages : 1118
  • ISBN : 0128003839
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Summary : Originally published in 1981, this third volume deals with the empirical data base and the theories concerning visual perception – the set of mental responses to photic stimulation of the eyes. As the book develops, the plan was to present a general taxonomy of visual processes and phenomena. It was hoped that ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1986
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  • Author : Erik Reinhard,Wolfgang Heidrich,Paul Debevec,Sumanta Pattanaik,Greg Ward,Karol Myszkowski
  • Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Release Date : 2010-05-28
  • Total pages : 672
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Summary : High Dynamic Range Imaging, Second Edition, is an essential resource for anyone working with images, whether it is for computer graphics, film, video, photography, or lighting design. It describes HDRI technology in its entirety and covers a wide-range of topics, from capture devices to tone reproduction and image-based lighting. The ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 1989-10-31
  • Total pages : 416
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Summary : Even though Specific Reading Disability (Dyslexia) has been clinically recognized as a developmental learning disorder for nearly a hundred years. only within the past two decades it has become the subject of major experimental investigation. Because. by definition. dyslexic children are of average or superior intelligence. it is often suspected ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2005-10-19
  • Total pages : 1022
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Summary : We are delighted to welcome readers to the proceedings of the 6th Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM). The first PCM was held in Sydney, Australia, in 2000. Since then, it has been hosted successfully by Beijing, China, in 2001, Hsinchu, Taiwan, in 2002, Singapore in 2003, and Tokyo, Japan, in 2004, and finally Jeju, one ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-09-25
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0128003839
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Summary : Binocular vision, i.e. where both eyes are used together, is a fundamental component of human sight. It also aids hand-eye co-ordination, and the perception of the self within the environment. Clinical anomalies pose a wide range of problems to the sufferer, but normal binocular operation must first be understood ...

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  • Author : E. Bruce Goldstein
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 1180
  • ISBN : 0128003839
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Summary : Because of the ease with which we perceive, many people see perception as something that "just happens." However, even seemingly simple perceptual experiences involve complex underlying mechanisms, which are often hidden from our conscious experience. These mechanisms are being investigated by researchers and theorists in fields such as psychology, cognitive ...