Accession Number:

ADA214616

Title:

Higher Order Mechanisms of Color Vision

Descriptive Note:

Progress rept. (Final) 15 Sep 1986-14 Mar 1989

Corporate Author:

NEW YORK UNIV NY DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-05-12

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

This report covers our activities since September 15, 19 86. The main accomplishments have been 1 a comprehensive study of the effects of chromatic content, blur and contrast of targets on vernier acuity and on stereo acuity 2 the use of a new method of measuring chromatic discrimination under conditions of constant adaptation 3 continuation of the study of the chromatic properties of single cells in the monkey cortex and 4 experiments on the significance of color in the perception of motion. Keywords Vision Psychophysics Color Discrimination Thresholds Isoluminance.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE