monocular vision

Summary

Summary: Vision with one eye or the affecting of one eye.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Depth generalization from stereo to motion parallax in the owl
    Robert F van der Willigen
    Institut fur Biologie II, RWTH Aachen, Germany
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 187:997-1007. 2002
  2. ncbi Developmental plasticity of mouse visual acuity
    Glen T Prusky
    Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, The University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada T1K 3M4
    Eur J Neurosci 17:167-73. 2003
  3. ncbi Shape-from-shading for matte and glossy objects
    Harold T Nefs
    Universiteit Utrecht Helmholtz Instituut, Department of Physics of Man, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 121:297-316. 2006
  4. pmc Optical imaging of the intrinsic signal as a measure of cortical plasticity in the mouse
    Jianhua Cang
    W M Keck Foundation Center for Integrative Neuroscience, Department of Physiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0444, USA
    Vis Neurosci 22:685-91. 2005
  5. ncbi How monocular deprivation shifts ocular dominance in visual cortex of young mice
    Mikhail Y Frenkel
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Picower Center for Learning and Memory, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Neuron 44:917-23. 2004
  6. ncbi The effects of field of view on the perception of 3D slant from texture
    James T Todd
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, 142 Townshend Hall, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Vision Res 45:1501-17. 2005
  7. ncbi Enduring critical period plasticity visualized by transcranial flavoprotein imaging in mouse primary visual cortex
    Manavu Tohmi
    Department of Neurophysiology, Brain Research Institute, Niigata University, Niigata 951 8585, Japan
    J Neurosci 26:11775-85. 2006
  8. ncbi Why Cyclops could not compete with Ulysses: monocular vision and mental images
    Tomaso Vecchi
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Italy
    Neuroreport 17:723-6. 2006
  9. ncbi Layer differences in the effect of monocular vision in light- and dark-reared kittens
    C J Beaver
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520-8061, USA
    Vis Neurosci 18:811-20. 2001
  10. ncbi NMDA receptor-dependent ocular dominance plasticity in adult visual cortex
    Nathaniel B Sawtell
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Picower Center for Learning and Memory, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Neuron 38:977-85. 2003

Research Grants

  1. Binocular Summation in Strabismus
    Stacy Pineles; Fiscal Year: 2013
  2. CONTROL OF SACCADE SIZE BY CEREBELLAR NEURONS
    CHARLES SCUDDER; Fiscal Year: 2001
  3. MONOCULAR DISTANCE PERCEPTION FOR REACHING AND GRASPING
    Geoffrey P Bingham; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. VISUAL COMPUTATIONS FOR MOTOR CONTROL
    DAVID KNILL; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. NAVIGATING WITHOUT VISION--BASIC AND APPLIED RESEARCH
    JACK LOOMIS; Fiscal Year: 2002
  6. Multimodally encoded spatial images in sighted and blind
    JACK M contact LOOMIS; Fiscal Year: 2010
  7. Short-term Training Students-Health Professional Schools
    KENNETH CIUFFREDA; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. CORTICAL MECHANISMS OF VISUAL SPACE PERCEPTION
    ALLAN DOBBINS; Fiscal Year: 2003
  9. Visual Dysfunction in Retinal Degenerations
    Kenneth R Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2010
  10. FUNCTION OF GLUTAMATE RECEPTORS IN VISUAL CORTEX
    Nigel Daw; Fiscal Year: 2002

Detail Information

Publications209 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Depth generalization from stereo to motion parallax in the owl
    Robert F van der Willigen
    Institut fur Biologie II, RWTH Aachen, Germany
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 187:997-1007. 2002
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  2. ncbi Developmental plasticity of mouse visual acuity
    Glen T Prusky
    Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, The University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada T1K 3M4
    Eur J Neurosci 17:167-73. 2003
    ..Therefore, the mouse is probably a good model for investigating the basic cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying visual developmental plasticity and amblyopia...
  3. ncbi Shape-from-shading for matte and glossy objects
    Harold T Nefs
    Universiteit Utrecht Helmholtz Instituut, Department of Physics of Man, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 121:297-316. 2006
    ..We must, therefore, conclude that there is no evidence from the current study that glossiness influences shape perception although to the observer matte and glossy objects look quite different...
  4. pmc Optical imaging of the intrinsic signal as a measure of cortical plasticity in the mouse
    Jianhua Cang
    W M Keck Foundation Center for Integrative Neuroscience, Department of Physiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0444, USA
    Vis Neurosci 22:685-91. 2005
    ..We have thus established optical imaging of intrinsic signals as a fast and reliable screening method to study OD plasticity in the mouse...
  5. ncbi How monocular deprivation shifts ocular dominance in visual cortex of young mice
    Mikhail Y Frenkel
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Picower Center for Learning and Memory, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Neuron 44:917-23. 2004
    ..Understanding how MI and MD differentially affect activity in the visual system of young mice may provide key insight into how the critical period ends...
  6. ncbi The effects of field of view on the perception of 3D slant from texture
    James T Todd
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, 142 Townshend Hall, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Vision Res 45:1501-17. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi Enduring critical period plasticity visualized by transcranial flavoprotein imaging in mouse primary visual cortex
    Manavu Tohmi
    Department of Neurophysiology, Brain Research Institute, Niigata University, Niigata 951 8585, Japan
    J Neurosci 26:11775-85. 2006
    ..The present results indicate that transcranial flavoprotein fluorescence imaging is a powerful tool for investigating experience-dependent plasticity in the mouse visual cortex...
  8. ncbi Why Cyclops could not compete with Ulysses: monocular vision and mental images
    Tomaso Vecchi
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Italy
    Neuroreport 17:723-6. 2006
    ..These results shed new light on the relationship between perception and imagery and on the characteristics of sequential and simultaneous processes in the human brain...
  9. ncbi Layer differences in the effect of monocular vision in light- and dark-reared kittens
    C J Beaver
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520-8061, USA
    Vis Neurosci 18:811-20. 2001
    We compared the effect of 2 days of monocular vision on the ocular dominance of cells in the visual cortex of light-reared kittens with the effect in dark-reared kittens at 6, 9, and 14 weeks of age, and analyzed the results by layer...
  10. ncbi NMDA receptor-dependent ocular dominance plasticity in adult visual cortex
    Nathaniel B Sawtell
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Picower Center for Learning and Memory, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Neuron 38:977-85. 2003
    ..These insights may force a revision in how data on ocular dominance plasticity in mutant mice have been interpreted...
  11. ncbi Experience-dependent plasticity of visual acuity in rats
    G T Prusky
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, The University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Eur J Neurosci 12:3781-6. 2000
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  12. pmc A semi-persistent adult ocular dominance plasticity in visual cortex is stabilized by activated CREB
    Tony A Pham
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Learn Mem 11:738-47. 2004
    ..These results suggest that in development and adulthood, the regulation of a trans-synaptic signaling pathway controls the adaptive potential of cortical circuits...
  13. ncbi Bidirectional modifications of visual acuity induced by monocular deprivation in juvenile and adult rats
    Karen Iny
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    J Neurosci 26:7368-74. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that the bidirectional changes in visually evoked responses after MD are behaviorally meaningful and that significant plasticity is exhibited well into adulthood...
  14. pmc Monocular deprivation in adult mice alters visual acuity and single-unit activity
    Quentin S Fischer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Learn Mem 14:277-86. 2007
    ..Thus, in mice, the primary visual cortex is capable of remarkable adaptation throughout life...
  15. ncbi Enhancement of vision by monocular deprivation in adult mice
    Glen T Prusky
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    J Neurosci 26:11554-61. 2006
    ..These data show that the adult mouse visual system maintains a form of experience-dependent plasticity in which the visual cortex can modulate the normal function of subcortical visual pathways...
  16. ncbi Screening mouse vision with intrinsic signal optical imaging
    J Alexander Heimel
    Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Neurosci 25:795-804. 2007
    ..Together, these novel applications confirm that noninvasive screening of many functional properties of the visual cortex is possible...
  17. ncbi Prior experience enhances plasticity in adult visual cortex
    Sonja B Hofer
    Max Planck Institut fur Neurobiologie, Am Klopferspitz 18, D 82152 Martinsried, Germany
    Nat Neurosci 9:127-32. 2006
    ..The capacity for plasticity in the mammalian cortex can therefore be conditioned by past experience...
  18. ncbi Visual deprivation reactivates rapid ocular dominance plasticity in adult visual cortex
    Hai Yan He
    Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Neurosci 26:2951-5. 2006
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  19. ncbi Monocular vision leads to a dissociation between grip force and grip aperture scaling during reach-to-grasp movements
    Stephen R Jackson
    School of Psychology, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2RD, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 12:237-40. 2002
    ..This proposal is based on the finding that maximum grip apertures are reduced with monocular vision. By a second account, monocular viewing results in the loss of binocular visual cues and leads to strategic ..
  20. ncbi A laminar cortical model for 3D perception of slanted and curved surfaces and of 2D images: development, attention, and bistability
    Stephen Grossberg
    Department of Cognitive and Neural Systems and Center for Adaptive Systems, Boston University, 677 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Vision Res 44:1147-87. 2004
    ..Attention can influence which of these percepts is perceived by propagating selectively along object boundaries...
  21. ncbi Bayesian models of binocular 3-D motion perception
    Martin Lages
    Department of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    J Vis 6:508-22. 2006
    ..Results from two experiments are reported, suggesting that disparity rather than motion processing introduces perceptual bias...
  22. ncbi Human observers are biased in judging the angular approach of a projectile
    Andrew E Welchman
    Division of Psychology, Brain and Behaviour, Henry Wellcome Building for Neuroecology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, United Kingdom
    Vision Res 44:2027-42. 2004
    ..The findings question whether the visual system, using both binocular and monocular cues to depth, can make explicit estimates of the 3-D location and movement of objects in depth...
  23. ncbi Amodal completion with background determines depth from monocular gap stereopsis
    Philip M Grove
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Vision Res 46:3771-4. 2006
    ..However when they were placed in front of the configuration this attenuation disappeared. The gap and the background were able under these conditions to complete amodally...
  24. ncbi A laminar cortical model of stereopsis and three-dimensional surface perception
    Stephen Grossberg
    Department of Cognitive and Neural Systems and Center for Adaptive Systems, Boston University, 677 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Vision Res 43:801-29. 2003
    ..By relating physiology to psychophysics, the model provides new functional insights and predictions about laminar cortical architecture...
  25. ncbi Stimulus flicker alters interocular grouping during binocular rivalry
    Tomas Knapen
    Helmholtz Institute, Utrecht University, Princetonplein 5, 3584 CC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vision Res 47:1-7. 2007
    ..We propose that the amount of interocularly combined pattern-completed percept can be regarded as a measure of the level at which binocular rivalry is resolved...
  26. ncbi Simultaneous mapping of binocular and monocular receptive fields in awake monkeys for calibrating eye alignment in a dichoptical setup
    Alexander Gail
    Neurophysics Group, Physics Department, Philipps University, Renthof 7, D 35032 Marburg, Germany
    J Neurosci Methods 126:41-56. 2003
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  27. ncbi Laminar differences in plasticity in area 17 following retinal lesions in kittens or adult cats
    W J Waleszczyk
    Institute for Biomedical Research F13, The University of Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia
    Eur J Neurosci 17:2351-68. 2003
    ..The age-related laminar differences in reorganizational plasticity of cat striate cortex correlate with the lamino-temporal pattern of distribution of N-methyl-d-aspartate glutamate receptors in striate cortex...
  28. ncbi Perception of surface slant from oriented textures
    Jeffrey A Saunders
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vis 6:882-97. 2006
    ..We conclude that the visual system uses perspective convergence to perceive slant and that effective use of convergence requires the presence of spectral components aligned with the tilt direction...
  29. ncbi Apparent position in depth of stationary moving three-dimensional objects
    Sum Yin Tsui
    Department of Psychology, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Vision Res 47:8-15. 2007
    ..Our findings suggest that motion signals can induce a misperception of position in depth that is similar manner to that produced by motion within an object in the two-dimensional image plane...
  30. ncbi Depth scaling in phantom and monocular gap stereograms using absolute distance information
    Daiichiro Kuroki
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Human Environment Studies, Kyushu University, 6 19 1 Hakozaki, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8581, Japan
    Vision Res 46:4206-16. 2006
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  31. ncbi Visually perceived eye level with reversible pitch stimuli: implications for the great circle and implicit surface models
    B Robert Post
    Department of Psychology, 1 Shields Avenue, University of California at Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Perception 32:1073-92. 2003
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  32. ncbi Monocular transparency and unpaired stereopsis
    Philip M Grove
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Vision Res 46:3042-53. 2006
    ..These results imply that the findings reported by Howard and Duke can be understood with mechanisms responsible for the computation of binocular disparity and stereoscopic occlusion...
  33. ncbi Vernier acuity for stereodisparate objects and ocular prevalence
    Sven P Heinrich
    Universitats Augenklinik, Killianstr 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Vision Res 45:1321-8. 2005
    ..How precisely can objects, located in different depth planes, be aligned to the same visual direction?..
  34. ncbi Dichoptic visual masking reveals that early binocular neurons exhibit weak interocular suppression: implications for binocular vision and visual awareness
    Stephen L Macknik
    Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:1049-59. 2004
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  35. ncbi Early alcohol exposure impairs ocular dominance plasticity throughout the critical period
    Alexandre E Medina
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, 1101 E Marshall Street, Sanger Hall Room 12 042, Richmond, VA 23298 0709, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 157:107-11. 2005
    ..This finding provides evidence that early alcohol exposure does not affect the timing or duration of the critical period of OD plasticity and suggests an enduring impairment of neural plasticity in FAS...
  36. ncbi Intracortical origins of interocular suppression in the visual cortex
    Frank Sengpiel
    Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF10 3US, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 25:6394-400. 2005
    ..Together, our study demonstrates that interocular suppression is substantially different from monocular cross-orientation suppression and is mediated by inhibitory circuitry within the visual cortex...
  37. ncbi Monocular transparency and unpaired stereopsis
    Philip M Grove
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Vision Res 46:1695-705; discussion 1706. 2006
    ..These results imply that the findings reported by Howard and Duke can be understood with mechanisms responsible for the computation of binocular disparity and stereoscopic occlusion...
  38. ncbi Capture of visual direction in dynamic vergence is reduced with flashed monocular lines
    Wolfgang Jaschinski
    Institut fur Arbeitsphysiologie, Ardeystr 47, D 44139 Dortmund, Germany
    Vision Res 46:2608-14. 2006
    ..In conclusion, if one wishes to estimate the dynamic vergence response with psychophysical methods, effects of capture of visual direction can be reduced by using flashed nonius lines...
  39. ncbi Quantitative perceived depth from sequential monocular decamouflage
    K R Brooks
    University of New South Wales, School of Psychology, Kensington, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Vision Res 46:605-13. 2006
    ..Sequential monocular decamouflage was found to be as precise and accurate as conventional simultaneous stereopsis with equivalent depths and exposure durations...
  40. ncbi Flash lag in depth
    Laurence R Harris
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Vision Research, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M3J 1P3
    Vision Res 46:2735-42. 2006
    ..These effects may depend on the confidence with which subjects were able to judge the location of our various targets: greater confidence leading to a smaller temporal displacement...
  41. pmc A gain-control theory of binocular combination
    Jian Ding
    Department of Cognitive Sciences, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 5100, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:1141-6. 2006
    ..Therefore, a simple, robust, physiologically plausible gain-control theory accurately describes an early stage of binocular combination...
  42. ncbi Pictorial cues constrain depth in da Vinci stereopsis
    Yoshinari Makino
    Research Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University, 2 1 1 Katahira, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8577, Japan
    Vision Res 46:91-105. 2006
    ..All these experiments indicate that the visual system can use the pictorial depth cues as a constraint to determine the depth of monocular elements...
  43. ncbi A new look at binocular stereopsis
    Zygmunt Pizlo
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, 703 Third Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2081, USA
    Vision Res 45:2244-55. 2005
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  44. ncbi A binocular rivalry study of motion perception in the human brain
    K Moutoussis
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Spemannstrasse 38, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Vision Res 45:2231-43. 2005
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  45. ncbi The role of (micro)saccades and blinks in perceptual bi-stability from slant rivalry
    Loes C J van Dam
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Helmholtz Institute, Utrecht University, Princetonplein 5, 3584 CC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vision Res 45:2417-35. 2005
    ..The reduced probability of saccades mainly occurred for larger voluntary saccades, rather than for involuntary microsaccades. We suggest that the reduced probability of voluntary saccades reflects a reset of saccade planning...
  46. ncbi Role of feedback in the accuracy of perceived direction of motion-in-depth and control of interceptive action
    Rob Gray
    Department of Applied Psychology, Arizona State University, 7001 E Williams Field Rd, Mesa, 85212, USA
    Vision Res 46:1676-94. 2006
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  47. ncbi Recovery of binocular responses after brief monocular deprivation in kittens
    Katsuro Kameyama
    Division of Neurophysiology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, 565 0871, Japan
    Neuroreport 16:1447-50. 2005
    ..Visual stimulation did not facilitate the recovery. These results suggest that the early phase of ocular dominance plasticity is labile and declines passively...
  48. ncbi Slant perception, and its voluntary control, do not govern the slant aftereffect: multiple slant signals adapt independently
    Tomas Knapen
    Helmholtz Institute, Utrecht University, Princetonplein 5, 3584CC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vision Res 46:3381-92. 2006
    ..Journal of Vision 5 (1), 71-80), using that disparity scales with distance], but before other slant signals are integrated for the resulting awareness of the presented slant stimulus...
  49. ncbi Differences in perceived depth for temporally correlated and uncorrelated dynamic random-dot stereograms
    Elena Gheorghiu
    Physics of Man Department, Helmholtz Institute, Utrecht University, Pricetonplain 5, P O Box 80 000, 3508 TA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vision Res 45:1603-14. 2005
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  50. ncbi Laminar cortical dynamics of 3D surface perception: stratification, transparency, and neon color spreading
    Stephen Grossberg
    Department of Cognitive and Neural Systems and Center for Adaptive Systems, Boston University, 677 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Vision Res 45:1725-43. 2005
    ..The model also explains how: the Metelli Rules cause transparent percepts, bistable transparency percepts arise, and attention influences transparency reversal...
  51. ncbi Integrating visual cues for motor control: a matter of time
    Hal S Greenwald
    Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, 274 Meliora Hall, Box 270270, Rochester, NY 14627 0270, USA
    Vision Res 45:1975-89. 2005
    ..A motor control model that optimally integrates cues with different delays accounts for our findings and shows that cue integration for motor control depends in part on the time course of cue processing...
  52. ncbi Binocular interactions in patients with age-related macular degeneration: acuity summation and rivalry
    Luminita Tarita-Nistor
    Centre for Vision Research, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Vision Res 46:2487-98. 2006
    ..Rivalry rates decreased with age and further with pathology. Moreover, rivalry time dominance of the worse-seeing eye was negatively correlated with interocular acuity differences for the AMD group...
  53. ncbi Cross-orientation suppression: monoptic and dichoptic mechanisms are different
    Baowang Li
    Group in Vision Science, School of Optometry, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 2020, USA
    J Neurophysiol 94:1645-50. 2005
    ..These results suggest that monoptic COS is mediated by subcortical mechanisms, whereas intracortical inhibition is the mechanism for dichoptic COS...
  54. ncbi Temporal properties of disparity processing revealed by dynamic random-dot stereograms
    Elena Gheorghiu
    Helmholtz Institute, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Perception 34:1205-19. 2005
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  55. ncbi Better perception of global motion after monocular than after binocular deprivation
    Dave Ellemberg
    Department of Psychology, McMaster University, 1280 Main St West, Hamilton, Ont, Canada L85 4K1
    Vision Res 42:169-79. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that beyond the primary visual cortex, competitive interactions between the eyes can give way to collaborative interactions that enable a relative sparing of some visual functions after monocular deprivation...
  56. ncbi Monocular alignment in different depth planes
    Koichi Shimono
    Department of Psychology, Dundee University, Dundee DD1 4HN, UK
    Vision Res 42:1127-35. 2002
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  57. ncbi Integration of perspective and disparity cues in surface-orientation-selective neurons of area CIP
    K Tsutsui
    Department of Physiology, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Neurophysiol 86:2856-67. 2001
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  58. ncbi Internal spatial organization of receptive fields of complex cells in the early visual cortex
    Kota S Sasaki
    Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University, 1 3 Machikaneyama, Toyonaka, Osaka 560 8531, Japan
    J Neurophysiol 98:1194-212. 2007
    ..This suggests that actual complex cell receptive fields are constructed by a richer combination of linear filters than proposed by the minimalist model...
  59. ncbi Foveal and eccentric acuity in one-eyed observers
    Esther G González
    Department of Ophthalmology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 128:71-80. 2002
    ..No naso-temporal asymmetries were found in either group at any contrast level. These findings suggest that, in humans, visual deprivation from unilateral enucleation does not result in a naso-temporal asymmetry in the near periphery...
  60. ncbi Aging and the perception of local surface orientation from optical patterns of shading and specular highlights
    J Farley Norman
    Department of Psychology, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101 1030, USA
    Percept Psychophys 69:23-31. 2007
    ..Significant, but modest, effects of age were found in Experiment 1, but not in Experiment 2. The ability to perceive local surface orientation appears to be relatively well preserved with increasing age, at least through the age of 80...
  61. pmc Solving da Vinci stereopsis with depth-edge-selective V2 cells
    Andrew Assee
    Center for Neurobiology and Behavior and Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Box 87, Kolb Research Annex, Room 519, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Vision Res 47:2585-602. 2007
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  62. ncbi Temporal integration of monocular images separated in time: stereopsis, stereoacuity, and binocular luster
    Ira Ludwig
    Faculty of Psychology, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Percept Psychophys 69:92-102. 2007
    ..Overall, temporal integration was better for stereopsis than for binocular luster...
  63. ncbi Psychophysical evidence for two routes to suppression before binocular summation of signals in human vision
    D H Baker
    Life and Health Sciences, Aston University, Aston Street, Birmingham B47ET, UK
    Neuroscience 146:435-48. 2007
    ..The interocular route is a good candidate for the initial pathway involved in binocular rivalry and predicts that interocular cross-orientation suppression should be found in cortical cells with predominantly ipsiocular drive...
  64. ncbi An unexpected specialization for horizontal disparity in primate primary visual cortex
    B G Cumming
    Laboratory of Sensorimotor Research, National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20982, USA
    Nature 418:633-6. 2002
    ..This demonstrates that disparity-selective cells are specialized for processing horizontal disparity, and that existing models of disparity selectivity require substantial revision...
  65. ncbi Homeostatic regulation of eye-specific responses in visual cortex during ocular dominance plasticity
    Thomas D Mrsic-Flogel
    Department of Cellular and Systems Neurobiology, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, D 82152 Martinsried, Germany
    Neuron 54:961-72. 2007
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  66. ncbi One-dimensional and multi-dimensional studies of the exocentric distance estimates in frontoparallel plane, virtual space, and outdoor open field
    J Antonio Aznar-Casanova
    Department of Basic Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Barcelona, Passeig Vall d Hebron, 171, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
    Span J Psychol 9:273-84. 2006
    ..From these results, the magnitude of such distortions can be ranked, and the utility or efficacy of the available visual cues informing about the space layout can also be inferred...
  67. ncbi Paired and unpaired features can be equally effective in human depth perception
    Michael J Pianta
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia
    Vision Res 43:1-6. 2003
    ..We found strikingly that depth thresholds for the two gap conditions were the same and that there was perfect cross-adaptation of perceived depth from the unpaired to paired condition, strongly suggesting a common mechanism...
  68. pmc Accommodation and vergence latencies in human infants
    Grazyna M Tondel
    Indiana University School of Optometry, 800 E Atwater Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Vision Res 48:564-76. 2008
    ..This study was designed to examine one component of the dynamic relationship, the latencies of the responses...
  69. ncbi Troxler effect with dichoptic stimulus presentations: evidence for binocular inhibitory summation and interocular suppression
    Liang Lou
    Department of Psychology, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI 49401, USA
    Vision Res 48:1514-21. 2008
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  70. ncbi The role of binocular stereopsis in monoptic depth perception
    Laurie M Wilcox
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Vision Research, York University, Toronto, Canada M3J1P3
    Vision Res 47:2367-77. 2007
    ..Our results consistently support the match-to-fovea account, and lead us to conclude that monoptic depth is a stereoscopic phenomenon...
  71. ncbi Vernier acuity in barn owls
    Wolf M Harmening
    Department of Zoology and Animal Physiology, RWTH Aachen University, Kopernikusstrasse 16, 52056 Aachen, Germany
    Vision Res 47:1020-6. 2007
    ..75 arcmin in this species, we conclude that the findings reported here indicate that vernier acuity is hyperacute in the barn owl. The data presented here are the first demonstration of vernier acuity thresholds in birds...
  72. ncbi Could visual neglect induce amblyopia?
    J C Bier
    Department of Neurology, Erasme Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Neurol Belg 104:165-8. 2004
    ..However, bell cancellation test clearly worsened when assessed in left monocular vision confirming that eye patching can worsen attentional visual neglect...
  73. ncbi A case of acute loss of binocular vision and stereoscopic depth perception. (The misery of acute monovision, having been binocular for 68 years)
    Paul E Romano
    Binocul Vis Strabismus Q 18:51-5. 2003
    ..There are few personal reports in the literature, by knowledgeable vision scientists, of the loss of binocular vision. This case is reported...
  74. ncbi [Do prism corrections according to H.-J. Haase affect ocular prevalence?]
    V Schroth
    opti school, Studio für Augenglasbestimmung Freiburg
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 224:32-9. 2007
    ..Provided that monocular vision is equal in both eyes, Haase interpreted ocular prevalence as being due to a small vergence error (fixation ..
  75. ncbi Indirect costs associated with accessing eye care services as a barrier to service use in Ethiopia
    Muluken Melese
    ORBIS International, Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trop Med Int Health 9:426-31. 2004
    ..The prevalence of blindness and visual impairment are high in Ethiopia and use of services is limited. Determining the barriers to use of eye care services is critical for planning strategies to prevent blindness...
  76. ncbi Transposition of the anterior superior oblique insertion as a treatment for excyclotorsion induced from limited macular translocation
    Hiroshi Ohtsuki
    Department of Ophthalmology, Okayama University, Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:125-34. 2004
    ..To evaluate the transposition of the anterior superior oblique insertion as a treatment for cyclovertical diplopia accompanied by an awareness of tilted image perceived with the affected eye induced from limited macular translocation (LMT)...
  77. ncbi Idiopathic orbital inflammatory syndrome without pain: a case report
    William Scott Slagle
    Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1970 Roanoke Blvd, Salem, VA 24153, USA
    Optometry 81:146-52. 2010
    ..Because the process is idiopathic, it lacks association with neoplastic, infectious, or systemic immunologic and inflammatory diseases. Therefore, an extensive analysis is required to exclude secondary etiologies of orbital inflammation...
  78. ncbi Understanding the contribution of binocular vision to the control of adaptive locomotion
    Aftab E Patla
    Gait and Posture Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G1, Canada
    Exp Brain Res 142:551-61. 2002
    ..and step over the obstacle and the contribution of head movements to acquisition of depth information under monocular vision. Binocular and monocular vision was manipulated in different phases using either an eye patch or liquid ..
  79. ncbi [Disturbances of binocular vision in macular heterotopia]
    B Schroeder
    Medizinisches Zentrum für Augenheilkunde, Philipps Universitat, Marburg
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 215:135-9. 1999
    ..Tractive translocation of the macula (secondary macular heterotopia) may result in disturbance of binocular vision. The report of a case shall discuss the sensorial problems of these patients...
  80. ncbi Behavioural responses of the tiger beetle larva to moving objects: role of binocular and monocular vision
    Y Toh
    Department of Biology, Graduate School of Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8581, Japan
    J Exp Biol 204:615-25. 2001
    ..judge the hunting range using such a simple visual system? A previous study suggested that both binocular and monocular vision are used for distance estimation...
  81. ncbi [Biopsychosocial profile of patients with anophthalmia in the south of Minas Gerais - Brazil]
    Luiz Gustavo Megda Cabral
    Centro Pró Sorriso Centrinho Instituto de Ciências da Saúde da Universidade José do Rosário Vellano UNIFENAS Alfenas MG Brasil
    Arq Bras Oftalmol 71:855-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the biopsychosocial profile of patients with anophthalmia, with emphasis on the psychological and functional impact of eye loss and the social reintegration of this population...
  82. ncbi Central retinal artery occlusion: timing and mode of presentation
    A K Rudkin
    Department of Stroke Neurology, NH and MRC Centre of Eye Research, Flinders Medical Centre and LFinders University, Bedford Park, SA, Australia
    Eur J Neurol 16:674-7. 2009
    Central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO) is a sudden, frequently irreversible, monocular vision loss, analogous to acute cerebral ischaemia...
  83. ncbi Ameloblastic fibrosarcoma involving the anterior and middle skull base with intradural extension
    Bharat Guthikonda
    Department of Neurosurgery, LSU Shreveport Health Science Center, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 20:2087-90. 2009
    ..Progressive proptosis with complete monocular vision loss was the presenting symptom...
  84. ncbi Reaching measures of monocular distance perception: forward versus side-to-side head movements and haptic feedback
    E A Wickelgren
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University, Bloomington 47405, USA
    Percept Psychophys 62:1051-9. 2000
    ..Performance in the two head movement conditions was also tested with normal monocular vision. We tested performance in the two head movement conditions when the observers were given haptic feedback and ..
  85. ncbi [Modification of horizontal position with unilateral tucking of inferior rectus muscle in the surgical treatment of dissociated vertical deviation]
    María Estela Arroyo-Yllanes
    Clínica de Oftalmología Pediátrica y Estrabismo, Servicio de Oftalmologia, Hospital General de Mexico, O D, Mexico, D F, Mexico
    Cir Cir 77:167-71. 2009
    ..If excessive reinforcement is done, the horizontal position can be modified toward esotropia. We undertook this study to evaluate the horizontal position modification after unilateral tucking of the inferior rectus muscle...
  86. ncbi Advantage of binocularity in the presence of external visual noise
    Joanna M Otto
    Universitats Augenklinik, Killianstr 5, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 248:535-41. 2010
    ..The goal of the present investigation was to quantify, under such a condition, the advantage of binocular over monocular vision or, rather, the disadvantage of having only one eye.
  87. ncbi Monocular versus binocular vision in postural control
    Elina Isotalo
    LPPA, Collège de France CNRS, 11 place Marcelin Berthelot, 4 F 75005 Paris, France
    Auris Nasus Larynx 31:11-7. 2004
    ..In previous studies about the control of posture there have been controversial findings. Our aim was to examine the role of monocular and binocular vision in controlling posture in quiet stance...
  88. ncbi Lateralized visual behavior in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) performing audio-visual tasks: the right visual field advantage
    F Delfour
    Laboratoire de Biologie du Comportement, Université Pierre Mendès France, BP 47X, 38040 Grenoble Cedex 9, France
    Behav Processes 71:41-50. 2006
    ..the underwater target, the dolphins had to come close to the touch-screen and to position themselves using monocular vision (left or right eye) and/or binocular naso-ventral vision...
  89. ncbi Progression of visual field defects in leber hereditary optic neuropathy: experience of the LHON treatment trial
    Nancy J Newman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:1061-1067. 2006
    ..To describe the visual fields of patients with Leber hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON), a maternally inherited disorder characterized by bilateral, often sequential vision loss, before and during progressive visual deterioration...
  90. ncbi Spatial perception in normal and strabismic subjects: role of stereopsis and monocular clues
    G Nuzzi
    Department of Scienze Otorino Odonto Oftalmologiche e Cervico Facciali, Section of Ophthalmology, Institute of Ophthalmology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 13:507-14. 2003
    ..To evaluate the roles of binocular vision, monocular clues, and experience in spatial perception in a prospective, nonrandomized, case-control study...
  91. ncbi Enlargement of internal carotid artery aneurysm presenting with severe visual sequela: a case report and anatomy review
    Amanda Mendez Roberts
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Optometry 80:76-82. 2009
    ..Although vision loss is a relatively uncommon sequela of an ICA aneurysm, compression of the optic nerve by an aneurysm can cause visual field loss, decreased visual acuity, or both...
  92. ncbi Evidenced-based medicine: treatment for amblyopia
    Noelle S Matta
    Family Eye Group, 2110 Harrisburg Pike, Suite 215, Lancaster, PA 17601, USA
    Am Orthopt J 60:17-22. 2010
    ..Amblyopia is the leading cause of monocular vision loss in the United States for adults under the age of 40...
  93. ncbi Effect of firefighter masks on monocular and binocular peripheral vision
    Daniel G Samo
    Department of Medicine, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, IL, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:428-32. 2003
    ..Also, one must understand the effect of monocular vision on peripheral vision...
  94. ncbi Optic neuritis
    David Clark
    Department of Neurology and Ophthalmology, Michigan State University, A217 Clinical Center, 138 Service Road, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Neurol Clin 28:573-80. 2010
    Optic neuritis usually presents with painful monocular vision loss in younger patients...
  95. ncbi Type II protein C deficiency in a 16-year-old girl with central retinal vein occlusion
    Joshua P Vrabec
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:341-2. 2007
    ..To report a case of central retinal vein occlusion in the setting of type II protein C deficiency, and to describe the appropriate tests for detecting this clotting abnormality...
  96. pmc Retinotopic modulation of space misrepresentation in unilateral neglect: evidence from quadrantanopia
    F Doricchi
    Centro Ricerche di Neuropsicologia, Fondazione Santa Lucia IRCCS, Via Ardeatina 306, 00179 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:116-9. 2003
    ..When asked to reproduce, in monocular vision, 10 degrees and 20 degrees distances between two attentionally cued end points lying on the frontal vertical ..
  97. ncbi Monocular and binocular vision in the control of goal-directed movement
    J Coull
    Department of Kinesiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1, Canada
    J Mot Behav 32:347-60. 2000
    ..That result suggests that, at least in some circumstances, monocular vision is sufficient for the precise control of limb movements...
  98. ncbi Eye position representation in human anterior parietal cortex
    Daniela Balslev
    School of Psychology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B152TT, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 28:8968-72. 2008
    ..Head-fixed subjects reported their perceived visual straight-ahead position using both left and right eye monocular vision, before and after 15 min of 1 Hz rTMS...
  99. ncbi Lateralized effects of hand and eye on anticipatory postural adjustments in visually guided aiming movements
    Antonia Ypsilanti
    Laboratory of Motor Control and Learning, Department of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki 541 24, Greece
    Neurosci Lett 462:121-4. 2009
    ..task under two hand (right and left hand) and three visual conditions (binocular vision, right and left eye monocular vision)...
  100. ncbi Imagery and spatial processes in blindness and visual impairment
    Zaira Cattaneo
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Italy
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 32:1346-60. 2008
    ..processes) in individuals with congenital visual impairments, including total blindness, low-vision and monocular vision. As one might expect, the performance of blind individuals in many behaviours and tasks requiring imagery can ..
  101. ncbi Visual control of action in step descent
    Dorothy Cowie
    Sobell Department, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 8 11 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    Exp Brain Res 186:343-8. 2008
    ..scaled with visual information about step height, and how this visual control varied with binocular versus monocular vision. Subjects stepped down a single step of variable and unpredictable height...

Research Grants25

  1. Binocular Summation in Strabismus
    Stacy Pineles; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is to evaluate binocular summation, which is defined as the improvement in binocular vision compared to monocular vision, in patients with strabismus using a comprehensive battery of functional psychophysical and ..
  2. CONTROL OF SACCADE SIZE BY CEREBELLAR NEURONS
    CHARLES SCUDDER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Subsequent monocular vision using the unoperated eye restores saccades to the unadapted state...
  3. MONOCULAR DISTANCE PERCEPTION FOR REACHING AND GRASPING
    Geoffrey P Bingham; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The knowledge to be gained from this research is essential for formulating effective physical therapies for the elderly or children with DCD, or for learning to use visual aids and prosthetic limbs. ..
  4. VISUAL COMPUTATIONS FOR MOTOR CONTROL
    DAVID KNILL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  5. NAVIGATING WITHOUT VISION--BASIC AND APPLIED RESEARCH
    JACK LOOMIS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The experiments on spatial learning by preview compare the learning of a route by walking vs. auditory or haptic exposure. ..
  6. Multimodally encoded spatial images in sighted and blind
    JACK M contact LOOMIS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..More generally, this knowledge will lead to improved tests of spatial cognition that will be useful in better understanding the deficits in knowledge and behavior resulting from diseases, such as Alzheimer's, and brain damage. ..
  7. Short-term Training Students-Health Professional Schools
    KENNETH CIUFFREDA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Trainees will consist of optometry students who have just completed either their first or second professional years, and have done well academically (3.5 gpa or better). All will have an undergraduate degree, generally in the sciences. ..
  8. CORTICAL MECHANISMS OF VISUAL SPACE PERCEPTION
    ALLAN DOBBINS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Visual Dysfunction in Retinal Degenerations
    Kenneth R Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  10. FUNCTION OF GLUTAMATE RECEPTORS IN VISUAL CORTEX
    Nigel Daw; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We therefore also suggest that cAMP plays a long-term potentiating role, and based on our current work, that cGMP plays a depressive role. ..
  11. SEGMENTATION AND INTERPOLATION IN STEREOPSIS AND MOTION
    BARTON ANDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These measurements will be analyzed to determine how surface boundaries are recovered and surface properties such as lightness and transparency is attributed to moving and/or stereoscopic displays. ..
  12. Neural Computations Underlying Visual Preception
    Michael A Paradiso; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This is the knowledge needed to work toward solutions to visual deficits. ..
  13. Spatial neglect and bias in near and far space
    Anna Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..However, this work may also advance understanding of safe and adaptive movement in complex environments by neurologically-impaired persons, improving their driving and functional independence. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. New England College of Optometry Vision Core Grant
    NANCY COLETTA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The modules requested in this application will greatly enhance these activities and ongoing research at the New England College of Optometry ..
  15. Short-Latency Disparity Vergence in Strabismic Subjects
    Dongsheng Yang; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The rapid, reflex-like nature allows objective assessments of binocular function for potentially all age subjects since active visual attention is not required and promises for future studying of the development of binocular vision. ..
  16. ORGANIZATION OF EXTRASTRIATE VISUAL CORTEX
    Helen Sherk; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The hypothesis is that interruption of transmission of visual cortical information to cerebellum will cause a substantial increase in visually-guided stepping errors. ..
  17. OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS IN NORMAL VISUAL DEVELOPMENT
    Eileen Birch; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..By relating long-term outcomes to visual cortical function during infancy, we will directly evaluate the predictive of early visual tests for long-term cognitive outcomes. ..
  18. PERCEPTUAL REPRESENTATION OF 3D SURFACES
    James Todd; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  19. CLINICAL STUDIES OF MITOCHONDRIAL DISEASE
    DONALD JOHNS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To refine and expand the molecularly-proven SANDO clinical phenotype. The ultimate goal of this patient-oriented research, is to advance the prevention and treatment of LHON, SANDO, and other mitochondrial diseases. ..
  20. Gender Development in Infants and Toddlers
    Maya Sen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. Development and Maintenance of Binocular Vision (EY005236)
    EILEEN ELIZABETH BIRCH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  22. DISTRACTION
    Anna Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract not available..
  23. NEURAL MECHANISMS OF VISION
    Nigel Daw; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  24. Overt and Covert Selection During Reading
    ALBRECHT INHOFF; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It should also have ramifications beyond the domain of reading, as coordination of covert and overt selection may be part and parcel of effective visual selection in general. ..