VISUAL PERCEPTION LABORATORY

Topics

Current Projects

Resources

Presentations

 

Human Psychophysics

Collaborators:

Joel Pokorny

Andrew J. Zele

 

 

  • Melanopsin-based visual perception and pupil response
  • Mesopic rod and cone functions using a four-primary photostimulator
  • Color vision (chromatic induction, discrimination, filling-in, scotopic hue)
  • Temporal vision (temporal contrast sensitivity, CFF, reaction time)
  • Perceptual decision making, pupil responses, eye movements

 

 

   

 

   

 

Primate Electrophysiology

Collaborators:

Barry B. Lee

Dennis Dacey

 

 

 

  • Information processing in primate ganglion cells
  • Retinal rod and cone circuitry
 
         

 

Human Electrophysiology

Collaborators:

Mike Grassi

J. Jason McAnany

 

 

  • Full-field electroretinogram (ERG)
  • Pattern ERG
  • Multifocal ERG
  • VEP
 
         

 

Translational Studies

Collaborators:

Gerald Fishman

Chris Gomez

Leonard Messner

Andrea King

 

 

  • Visual function loss in eye diseases, such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinitis pigmentosa, glaucoma, optic neuritis.
  • Visual impairment from acute or chronic alcohol drinking
 
         

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