- Provides the first detailed overview of the analysis of complex visual motion patterns in the brain
- Includes physiological, behavioral, and computational aspects of optic flow processing
- Highlights similarities and differences between different animal species and behavioral tasks
- Covers human patients with visual motion deficits
- Enhances the reader's understanding with many illustrations
Perception:A.V. van den Berg, Human Ego-Motion Perception.
Eye Movements:M. Lappe and K.-P. Hoffman, Optic Flow and Eye Movements. K. Kawano, Y. Inoue, A. Takemura, Y. Kodaka, and F.A. Miles, The Role of MST Neurons during Ocular Tracking in 3D Space.
Animal Behavior and Physiology:M.V. Srinivasan and S.-W. Zhang, Visual Navigation in Flying Insects.H.G. Krapp, Neuronal Matched Filters for Optic Flow Processing in Flying Insects.B.J. Frost and D.R.W. Wylie, A Common Frame of Reference for the Analysis of Optic Flow and Vestibular Information.H. Sherk and G.A. Fowler, Optic Flow and the Visual Guidance of Locomotion in the Cat.
Cortical Mechanisms:F. Bremmer, J.-R. Duhamel, S.B. Hamed, and W. Graf, Stages of Self-Motion Processing in Primate Posterior Parietal Cortex.C. J. Duffy, Optic Flow Analysis for Self-Movement Perception.R.A. Andersen, K.V. Shenoy, J.A. Crowell, and D.C. Bradley, Neural Mechanisms for Self-Motion Perception in Area MST.M. Lappe, Computational Mechanisms for Optic Flow Analysis in Primate Cortex.M. W. Greenlee, Human Cortical Areas Underlying the Perception of Optic Flow: Brain Imaging Studies.L.M. Vaina and S.K. Rushton, What Neurological Patients Tell Us about the Use of Optic Flow.
Bradley, Ronald J.
Markus Lappe received his Ph.D. in physics from T?bingen, Germany in 1989. He was a guest researcher at NIMH, Maryland from 1990 to 1992. Since 1993, he has been in the Department of Biology at the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany