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Introduction to the senses : from biology to computer science

Author: Terry R J Bossomaier
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Introduction to the senses.
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Using information theory as a unifying framework, this is a wide-ranging survey of sensory systems, covering all known senses. It highlights how an understanding of the senses is important not only  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Terry R J Bossomaier
ISBN: 0521812666 0521012023 9780521012027 9780521812665
OCLC Number: 797086261
In: Bossomaier, Terry R.J
Description: 345 Seiten
Contents: Foreword; 1. Introduction and overview; 2. Understanding sensory systems; 3. Introduction to Fourier theory; 4. Introduction to information theory; 5. Hearing; 6. Basic strategies of vision; 7. The correspondence problem: stereoscopic vision, binaural hearing and movement; 8. The properties of surfaces: colour and texture; 9. Non-human sensory systems; 10. Sensory integration; References; Index.
Responsibility: Terry R.J. Bossomaier.

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