Distortions of length perception

@article{Bulatov1999DistortionsOL,
  title={Distortions of length perception},
  author={Aleksandr Bulatov and Algis Bertulis},
  journal={Biological Cybernetics},
  year={1999},
  volume={80},
  pages={185-193}
}
A combined influence of stimulus orientation and structure on the judgement of length was tested in psychophysiological experiments. The subjects adjusted the test part of a stimulus to be equal in length to the reference part. The orientation of the parts of the stimulus varied in the experiments. The stimuli (three dots or the Oppel-Kundt figure, which had ten dots within the filled part) were generated on the monitor. In the Oppel-Kundt figure, the filled part was considered as a reference… CONTINUE READING