Martin S Banks

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Why is spatial stereoresolution so low?
    Martin S Banks
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 2020, USA
    J Neurosci 24:2077-89. 2004
  2. pmc Focus cues affect perceived depth
    Simon J Watt
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
    J Vis 5:834-62. 2005
  3. pmc Vergence-accommodation conflicts hinder visual performance and cause visual fatigue
    David M Hoffman
    Vision Science Program, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    J Vis 8:33.1-30. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Extra-retinal and perspective cues cause the small range of the induced effect
    M S Banks
    School of Optometry, University of California at Berkeley 94720 2020, USA
    Vision Res 38:187-94. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuroscience: what you see and hear is what you get
    Martin S Banks
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, Department of Psychology, and Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Curr Biol 14:R236-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Relative image size, not eye position, determines eye dominance switches
    Martin S Banks
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 2020, USA
    Vision Res 44:229-34. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceiving slant about a horizontal axis from stereopsis
    M S Banks
    Vision Science Program and Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Vis 1:55-79. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Is vertical disparity used to determine azimuth?
    Martin S Banks
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley 94720 2020, USA
    Vision Res 42:801-7. 2002
  9. pmc Visual-haptic adaptation is determined by relative reliability
    Johannes Burge
    Vision Science Program, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    J Neurosci 30:7714-21. 2010
  10. pmc Natural-scene statistics predict how the figure-ground cue of convexity affects human depth perception
    Johannes Burge
    School of Optometry, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720 2020, USA
    J Neurosci 30:7269-80. 2010

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Why is spatial stereoresolution so low?
    Martin S Banks
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 2020, USA
    J Neurosci 24:2077-89. 2004
    ..Both properties are observed in disparity-selective neurons in area V1 of the primate (Nienborg et al., 2004)...
  2. pmc Focus cues affect perceived depth
    Simon J Watt
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
    J Vis 5:834-62. 2005
    ..The results of both experiments show that focus cues can contribute to estimates of 3-D scene parameters. Inappropriate focus cues in typical 3-D displays may therefore contribute to distortions in perceived space...
  3. pmc Vergence-accommodation conflicts hinder visual performance and cause visual fatigue
    David M Hoffman
    Vision Science Program, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    J Vis 8:33.1-30. 2008
    ..We discuss the implications of this work for vision research and the design and use of displays...
  4. ncbi request reprint Extra-retinal and perspective cues cause the small range of the induced effect
    M S Banks
    School of Optometry, University of California at Berkeley 94720 2020, USA
    Vision Res 38:187-94. 1998
    ..When perspective cues to slant are minimized or sensed eye position is consistent with VSR, the induced and geometric effects have similar magnitudes even at large magnifications...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuroscience: what you see and hear is what you get
    Martin S Banks
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, Department of Psychology, and Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Curr Biol 14:R236-8. 2004
    ..A recent study has shed light on the way that the brain combines these signals to achieve the best estimate possible...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relative image size, not eye position, determines eye dominance switches
    Martin S Banks
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 2020, USA
    Vision Res 44:229-34. 2004
    ..When eye position and relative image size were varied independently, there was no consistent effect of eye position. Relative image size appears to be the sole determinant of the switch...
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceiving slant about a horizontal axis from stereopsis
    M S Banks
    Vision Science Program and Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Vis 1:55-79. 2001
    ..Finally, we examined how slant about a horizontal axis might be estimated when the eyes look eccentrically...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is vertical disparity used to determine azimuth?
    Martin S Banks
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley 94720 2020, USA
    Vision Res 42:801-7. 2002
    ..We find no evidence that vertical disparity is used. Perceived azimuth was determined completely by felt eye position and the retinal eccentricity of the image...
  9. pmc Visual-haptic adaptation is determined by relative reliability
    Johannes Burge
    Vision Science Program, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    J Neurosci 30:7714-21. 2010
    ..The amount of adaptation of one sensory estimator relative to another depends strongly on the relative reliabilities of the two estimators...
  10. pmc Natural-scene statistics predict how the figure-ground cue of convexity affects human depth perception
    Johannes Burge
    School of Optometry, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720 2020, USA
    J Neurosci 30:7269-80. 2010
    ..Finally, the findings provide an explanation for why figure-ground cues modulate the responses of disparity-sensitive cells in visual cortex...
  11. pmc Focus information is used to interpret binocular images
    David M Hoffman
    Vision Science Program, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Vis 10:13. 2010
    ..When the occluded and occluding textures were presented with different blurs, rivalry was significantly reduced. This shows that blur aids the interpretation of scene layout near monocular occlusions...
  12. pmc The combination of vision and touch depends on spatial proximity
    Sergei Gepshtein
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Vis 5:1013-23. 2005
    ..Thus, the mechanism of visual-haptic combination is specialized for signals that coincide in space...
  13. pmc Image-size differences worsen stereopsis independent of eye position
    Björn N S Vlaskamp
    School of Optometry, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 2020, USA
    J Vis 9:17.1-13. 2009
    ..She performed best when the presented images were roughly the same size, indicating that she has compensated for the persistent image-size difference...
  14. pmc Limits of stereopsis explained by local cross-correlation
    Heather R Filippini
    UCSF and UCB Joint Graduate Group in Bioengineering, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Vis 9:8.1-18. 2009
    ..We conclude that the disparity-gradient limit and stereoresolution are indeed byproducts of using local cross-correlation to estimate disparity...
  15. pmc Human stereopsis is not limited by the optics of the well-focused eye
    Björn N S Vlaskamp
    Vision Science Program and School of Optometry, and Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    J Neurosci 31:9814-8. 2011
    ..Thus, the resolution of human stereopsis is not limited by the optics of the well-focused eye. We discuss the implications of this remarkable finding...
  16. ncbi request reprint Slant from texture and disparity cues: optimal cue combination
    James M Hillis
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vis 4:967-92. 2004
    ..Thus, there is a growing empirical consensus that MLE provides a good quantitative account of cue combination and that sensory information is used in a manner that maximizes the precision of perceptual estimates...
  17. pmc How does saccade adaptation affect visual perception?
    Teresa D Hernandez
    Vision Science Group, School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Vis 8:3.1-16. 2008
    ..Changes in perceived direction resulting from saccade adaptation are mainly influenced by extra-retinal factors with a small retinal component in the lengthening condition...
  18. pmc The zone of comfort: Predicting visual discomfort with stereo displays
    Takashi Shibata
    Vision Science Program, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Vis 11:11. 2011
    ..We discuss the relevance of these findings for a wide variety of situations including the viewing of mobile devices, desktop displays, television, and cinema...
  19. ncbi request reprint A Bayesian model of the disambiguation of gravitoinertial force by visual cues
    Paul R MacNeilage
    Vision Science Program, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Exp Brain Res 179:263-90. 2007
    ..We also show that the model can explain some well-known phenomena including the perception of upright in zero gravity, the Aubert effect, and the somatogravic illusion...
  20. pmc Creating effective focus cues in multi-plane 3D displays
    Sowmya Ravikumar
    Vision Science Program, University of California Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Opt Express 19:20940-52. 2011
    ..We find that the linear blending rule proposed by Akeley and colleagues [ACM Trans. Graph. 23, 804 (2004)] is the best solution for natural stimuli...
  21. pmc The influence of shape cues on the perception of lighting direction
    James P O'Shea
    Vision Science Program, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Vis 10:21. 2010
    ..Our model showed that an assumption of convexity provides an accurate estimate of lighting direction when the shape is globally, but not locally, consistent with convexity...
  22. pmc The statistical determinants of adaptation rate in human reaching
    Johannes Burge
    UC Berkeley, School of Optometry, Berkeley, CA 94720 2020, USA
    J Vis 8:20.1-19. 2008
    ..This difference may be due to how biological systems remain responsive to changes in environmental statistics. We discuss the implications of this work...
  23. doi request reprint The surface of the empirical horopter
    Kai M Schreiber
    School of Optometry, University of California at Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Vis 8:7.1-20. 2008
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  24. pmc Why pictures look right when viewed from the wrong place
    Dhanraj Vishwanath
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Neurosci 8:1401-10. 2005
    ..We present a model that explains invariance and other phenomena (such as perceived distortions in wide-angle pictures)...
  25. pmc The perceptual basis of common photographic practice
    Emily A Cooper
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Vis 12:8. 2012
    ..Our theory leads to new guidelines for creating pictorial effects that are more effective than conventional guidelines...
  26. pmc Blur and disparity are complementary cues to depth
    Robert T Held
    Computer Science Division, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Curr Biol 22:426-31. 2012
    ..Our findings lead to a new hypothesis about the evolution of slit-shaped pupils and have implications for the design and implementation of stereo 3D displays...
  27. ncbi request reprint FPL and sweep VEP to tritan stimuli in young human infants
    Catherine M Suttle
    School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 2020, USA
    Vision Res 42:2879-91. 2002
    ..Our sweep visual evoked potentials to identical stimuli, however, are not significantly above noise levels, in disagreement with the behavioral responses. We discuss several possible explanations for the discrepancy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Viewing geometry determines how vision and haptics combine in size perception
    Sergei Gepshtein
    University of California, Berkeley, Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, Berkeley, CA 94720 2020, USA
    Curr Biol 13:483-8. 2003
    ..As a result, combined size estimates are finer than is possible with either vision or haptics alone; indeed, they approach statistical optimality...
  29. ncbi request reprint Humans integrate visual and haptic information in a statistically optimal fashion
    Marc O Ernst
    Vision Science Program, School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley 94720 2020, USA
    Nature 415:429-33. 2002
    ..Visual dominance occurs when the variance associated with visual estimation is lower than that associated with haptic estimation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Optimal compensation for changes in task-relevant movement variability
    Julia Trommershäuser
    Department of Psychology, Giessen University, 35394 Giessen, Germany
    J Neurosci 25:7169-78. 2005
    ..Furthermore, they manage to update their estimate of task-relevant variability and to transfer this estimate to novel stimulus configurations...