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Author Prazdny, K. F. ♦ Brady, Mike
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Abstract When a moving dot, which is tracked by the eyes and enclosed in a moving framework, suddenly stops while the enclosing framework continues its moti n , the dot is seen to describe a curved path. This illusion can be explained only by assuming that extra-retinai signais are taken into acunt' in interpreting retinal information. The form of the illusion, and the fact that the phenomenal path cannot be explained on the basis of positional information alone, suggests that the perceived path is computed by integrating (instantaneous) velocity information over time. A vector addition .
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Age Range above 22 year
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Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study