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David J. Field


  • 246 Uris Hall
  • Cornell University
  • Ithaca NY 14853-7601
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Theories and models of sensory coding and visual processing; visual perception; emphasis on understanding the relations between the structure of the natural environment and the representation of that environment by sensory systems

Perception, Cognition & Development
Behavioral & Evolutionary Neuroscience

Selected Publications

  • Olshausen BA, Field DJ (2005). "How close are we to understanding V1?" Neural Computation, in press

  • Olshausen BA, Field DJ (2004). "Sparse Coding of Sensory Inputs". Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 14: 481-487.

  • Webster, Michael A., John S. Werner, and David J. Field. "Adaptation and the Phenomenology of Perception." In Fitting the Mind to the World: Adaptation and Aftereffects in High Level Vision: Advances in Visual Cognition Series, Volume 2, C. Clifford and G. Rhodes (Eds.) Oxford University Press.

updated on Friday, Sep 28 2012 @ 4:46pm