Bayesian integration of visual and auditory signals for spatial localization.

@article{Battaglia2003BayesianIO,
  title={Bayesian integration of visual and auditory signals for spatial localization.},
  author={Peter W. Battaglia and Robert A. Jacobs and Richard N. Aslin},
  journal={Journal of the Optical Society of America. A, Optics, image science, and vision},
  year={2003},
  volume={20 7},
  pages={
          1391-7
        }
}
Human observers localize events in the world by using sensory signals from multiple modalities. We evaluated two theories of spatial localization that predict how visual and auditory information are weighted when these signals specify different locations in space. According to one theory (visual capture), the signal that is typically most reliable dominates in a winner-take-all competition, whereas the other theory (maximum-likelihood estimation) proposes that perceptual judgments are based on… CONTINUE READING
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