The Perception of Form, Object, and Scene

10th Symposium: June 16-18, 1977

Initial Coding of the Elements of Form—Robert Sekuler, Organizer

Allan Pantle, Miami University, Feature analysis and spatial frequency responses in human vision

Randolf Blake, Northwestern University, Comparative psychophysics of stimulus analyzing mechanisms

Ralph Freeman, University of California at Berkeley, Ontogenesis of feature analysis

Robert Sekuler, Northwestern University, Stimulus uncertainty: A link between laboratory and real world

Perception as an Active Construction—Maurice Hershenson, Organizer

Dominic Massaro, Wisconsin, Orthographic structure and the perception of word and non-word letter strings

Irvin Rock, Rutgers, Form perception as a process of description

David Hummelhart, San Diego, You can tell a letter by the company it keeps

Paul Kolers, Toronto, Cognitive reordering

Processing of Scenes and Pictures—Ralph Haber, Organizer

Geoffrey Loftus, University of Washington, Cognitive factors controlling visual search in pictures

Stephen Kosslyn, Johns Hopkins, Visual images as representations of information about pictures

Julian Hochberg, Columbia, Integration of successively viewed scenes

Matthew Erdelyi, Brooklyn College, Hypermnesia for pictures

Developmental Changes in Perception of Scenes in Pictures—Philip Salapatek, Organizer

Robert Cooper, University of Texas, Development of sensitivity to geometric information for viewing shapes and sizes of pictures

Albert Yonas, University of Minnesota, Sensitivity to pictorial depth information in infants

Philip Salapatek, University of Minnesota, Pattern processing in infants and children

Janellen Huttenlocher, University of Chicago, Mental rotation of solid objects by children

Artificial Intelligence and Human Perception of Scenes—Jerome Feldman, Organizer

Jay Martin Tenebaum, Stanford Research Institute, High level knowledge in scene segmentation

Harry G. Barrow, Stanford Research Institute, Low domain, independent knowledge and scene segmentation

David Huffman, Santa Cruz, An analysis of deceitful polyhedral objects

Omer Akin, Carnegie Mellon, Image understanding research

Symposium Organizer:
Ralph Haber