Psych 352 - Class 4
Now that we have gotten information into the sensory system and encodedin
the nervous system, how do we start to "parse" the scene?
Perception of Objects
How do we tell what is all part of the same object?
Gestalt and Perceptual Cues
we see things that aren't there
How do we see in three dimensions?
Binocular depth cues
Monocular depth cues
How do we RECOGNIZE what we are seeing?
line up edges from each eye
Visual Pattern Recognition
IMPORTANT RECURRING CONCEPT: Bottom-up versus top-down processing
Gibson's studies of letter detections/confusions (1969)
Physiological Support (Hubel & Wiesel, 1979)
The Pandemonium Model
Recognition by Components
Recognition of Configurations
Interesting Links Related to Perception:
of M.C. Escher