Learning letter identification in peripheral vision

  title={Learning letter identification in peripheral vision},
  author={Susana T. L. Chung and Dennis M Levi and Bosco S. Tjan},
  journal={Vision Research},
Performance for a variety of visual tasks improves with practice. The purpose of this study was to determine the nature of the processes underlying perceptual learning of identifying letters in peripheral vision. To do so, we tracked changes in contrast thresholds for identifying single letters presented at 10 degrees in the inferior visual field, over a period of six consecutive days. The letters (26 lowercase Times-Roman letters, subtending 1.7 degrees) were embedded within static two… CONTINUE READING
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