Accession Number : AD0019386


Title :   Perception of Contour: I. Introduction,


Corporate Author : KRESGE EYE INST DETROIT MI


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/019386.pdf


Report Date : 17 Aug 1953


Pagination or Media Count : 18


Abstract : Experimental evidence is presented which led to the interpretation that the higher derivatives of energy with respect to distance on the retina may be considered as the main effective stimulus to contour formation and the chief feature of the physical world which carries visual intelligence.


Descriptors :   *VISUAL PERCEPTION , *CONTOURS , INTENSITY , PHYSIOLOGY , EYE , RANGE(DISTANCE) , RETINA , VISION


Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE