This is the table of contents used for navigating the site. Samples from the chapters are available by clicking on the chapter headings.

Introduction

Part I: Psychophysics

Chapter 1: Introduction to Psychophysics

Chapter 2: Hecht, Schlaer, & Pirenne

Chapter 3: Weber & Fechner

Chapter 4: Threshold Techniques

  1. Method of Adjustment
  2. Method of Limits
  3. Method of Constant Stimuli
  4. More on Constant Stimuli
  5. Forced Choice
  6. Up/Down Staircases
  7. Fitting the psychometric function
  8. Probit Analysis
  9. An example
  10. Matching experiments

Chapter 5: Signal Detection Theory

Chapter 6: One-Dimensional Scaling

Chapter 7: Multidimensional Scaling

Part II: Vision

Chapter 8: The Eye

Chapter 9: Photoreceptors

Chapter 10: Retinal Processing

Chapter 11: Cortical Processing

Chapter 12: Spatial Vision

Chapter 13: Temporal Vision and Motion Perception

Chapter 14: Some Color Vision Demos

Chapter 15: Color Vision

Chapter 16: Depth, Stereopsis & Illusions