Statistical adaptation and optimal estimation in movement computation by the blowfly visual system

R. R. de Ruyter van Steveninck, W. Bialek, M. Potters, R. H. Carlson

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Combined here are ideas from two lines of research in visual information processing. First, is on the study of the fundamental limits to the reliability of selected visual tasks as set by noise at the photoreceptor level. Second, is the attempt to describe certain visual tasks, thought to be of crucial importance, in a functional mathematical framework.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)302-307
Number of pages6
JournalProceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics
StatePublished - 1994
EventProceedings of the 1994 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics. Part 1 (of 3) - San Antonio, TX, USA
Duration: Oct 2 1994Oct 5 1994

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Hardware and Architecture

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