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Vision in Flying, Driving, and Sport

Rob Gray

in Seeing Spatial Form

Published in print November 2005 | ISBN: 9780195172881
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199847570 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172881.003.0009
Vision in Flying, Driving, and Sport

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Applying research gathered in psychophysical experiments to complex real-world environments can be difficult. This chapter shows the application of research on the spatiotemporal processes that occur in the human visual system to actions involved in driving, flying an aircraft, and sports. It further provides the basic limitations of the visual-processing system.

Keywords: visual processing; visual-motor control; splay rate; landing flare; driving

Chapter.  14304 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cognitive Psychology

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