Accession Number:

AD0632877

Title:

CODING, CLASSIFICATION AND OPTIMISING OF LEARNING CHANGES IN OCTOPUS.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSITY COLL LONDON (ENGLAND) DEPT OF ANATOMY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Contents Visual coding system Implications of coding hypothesis Reversal of training Limits of transfer and generalization Retina of octopus Efferent fibres to the retina Degeneration of the retina Detection of polarized light Eye-movements, nystagmus, and angle of attack Size of brain and number of cells Paired centers for motivation and for amplifying the classifying signals reward and punishment Optimization of learning changes Paired centers in the touch learning system Presence of paired motivation centers in other brains.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE