Long lasting effects of unmasking in a feature fusion paradigm

Michael H Herzog*, Frank Scharnowski, Frouke Hermens

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Abstract

In spite of more than 100 years of research, the mechanisms underlying visual masking are still unknown. In recent publications, we introduced an unmasking paradigm involving the fusion of features that revealed interesting spatial characteristics. Here, we investigate the temporal aspects of this paradigm showing very long lasting effects that impose serious restrictions on models of masking. We used a simple feed-forward neural network model to explain these results.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)653-658
Number of pages6
JournalPsychological Research-Psychologische Forschung
Volume71
Issue number6
Early online date26 Apr 2006
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2007
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Humans
  • Nerve Net
  • Perceptual Masking

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