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Geometric Optical Illusions

Mandal, Mainak (2017) Geometric Optical Illusions. Masters thesis, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata.

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    Abstract

    Geometric optical illusions are studied. A basic structure of the visual system is defined. A structures of the underlying perceptual space is developed based on the above definitions. A few well known illusions are studied with assuming this nature of the perceptual space. The model is tested for limitations. The model performs reasonably well for all but contrast illusions. A few ways of solving this limitation are discussed which are present in the literature.

    Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
    Additional Information: Supervisors: Dr. Kuntal Ghosh (Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata) and Dr. Satyaki Mazumder
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Geometric Optical Illusions; Müller-Lyer Illusion; Poggendorff Illusion; Visual Perception
    Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics
    Divisions: Department of Mathematics and Statistics
    Depositing User: IISER Kolkata Librarian
    Date Deposited: 08 Nov 2017 14:37
    Last Modified: 08 Nov 2017 14:37
    URI: http://eprints.iiserkol.ac.in/id/eprint/556

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