9.04 Sensory Systems
9.04 Sensory Systems (Fall 2013, MIT OCW). Instructors: Professor Peter H. Schiller and Professor M. Christian Brown. This course examines the neural bases of sensory perception. The focus is on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies of animals and humans. Topics include visual pattern, color and depth perception, auditory responses and sound localization, and somatosensory perception. (from ocw.mit.edu)
|Lecture 12 - Motion Perception and Pursuit Eye Movements|
Instructor: Peter H. Schiller. This lecture covers how neurons respond to motion and the effects of lesions on motion perception. Other topics also discussed are the ability to determine structure from motion, apparent motion, meta contrast and brightness masking, optokinetic nystagmus, and the accessory optic system.
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