Recent Studies
Tyler Lab


The perceived depth from disparity as function of luminance contrast. Journal of Vision, 16(11):20, 1–9, doi:10.1167/16.11.20. (with P-Y Chen and C-C Chen). PDF

Editorial: Neural Signal Estimation in the Human Brain. Front Neurosci. 2016 Apr 29;10:185. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2016.00185. eCollection 2016. (with C. Howarth and LT Likova).

Evidence of Stereoscopic Surface Disambiguation in the Responses of V1 Neurons. Cereb Cortex. 2016 Mar 10.(with JM Samonds JM, TS Lee).

Inefficiency of orientation averaging: Evidence for hybrid serial/parallel temporal integration. J Vis. 2016;16(1):13. doi: 10.1167/16.1.13. (with JA Solomon and KA May).


Neural signal estimation in the human brain. (Editor) Front Neurosci. (Co-editor with C Howarth and LT Likova) (in press).

Deficits in the activation of human oculomotor nuclei in chronic traumatic brain injury. Frontiers in neurology 6. (with LT Likova, KN Mineff, SC Nicholas SC) PDF

Shading beats binocular disparity in depth from luminance gradients: Evidence against a maximum likelihood principle for cue combination. PLoS One. 10(8):e0132658. (with CC Chen) PDF

Analysis of neural-BOLD coupling through four models of the neural metabolic demand. Front Neurosci. 9:419. (with LT Likova and SC Nicholas) PDF

Short and sweet: peripheral color demo. i-Perception 6: 2041669515613671. PDF

Consequences of traumatic brain injury for human vergence dynamics. Front Neurol. 5:282. (with LT Likova, KN Mineff, AM Elsaid, SC Nicholas) PDF

The vault of perception: Are straight lines seen as curved? Art & Perception 3 (1), 117-137 PDF

Effect of familiarity on Braille writing and reading in the blind: From graphemes to comprehension. J Vision 15 (12), 920-920. (with LT Likova, L Cacciamani, KN Mineff, SC Nicholas). PDF


Review: Possibilities of perception. Perception 43, 353-354.

The neurometabolic underpinnings of fMRI BOLD dynamics. In Advanced Brain Neuroimaging Topics in Health and Disease - Methods and Applications. Editor Papageorgiou TD, Christopoulos GI, Smirnakis SM. Intech Press, Ch 2, 2014, 21-47 (with LT Likova). PDF

Visual function, traumatic brain injury, and posttraumatic stress disorder. Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development 51 (4), 547. (with GL Goodrich, GL Martinsen, HM Flyg, J Kirby, DW Garvert) PDF

The autostereogram. Scholarpedia

Space perception as embodied cognition. Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XIX, 2014 . PDF

Bela Julesz: A memoir. Proc Nat Acad Sci. 110. PDF

Is the mind in the head? A belated response to Koenderink (1999). Perception guest editorial 43 (2), 103-106. PDF

Leonardo da Vinci's world map. In Huylebrouck D (Ed), Leonardo's Mathematics, Springer: Berlin. PDF


Binocular eye movements in health and disease. Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XVII, 8651-34, 2013. PDF

Dips and Bumps: On Bloch's law and the Broca-Sulzer phenomenon. Proc Nat Acad Sci. 110:E1330 (with A Gorea). PDF

Depth structure from asymmetric shading supports face discrimination. PLoS One 8(2): e55865, 2013 (with Chen C-C, Chen C-M). PDF

Recurrent connectivity can account for the dynamics of disparity processing in V1. J Neurosci 33 2934-2946, 2013 (with JM Samonds, BR, Potetz, TS Lee). PDF

A simpler structure for local spatial channels revealed by sustained perifoveal stimuli. J Vision 13:1, 22 doi: 10.1167/13.1.22 (with LL Kontsevich). PDF


Brain mapping: The (un)folding of striate cortex. Current Biology 22(24), R1051 - R1053, 2012 (with MM Schira, MGP Rosa). PDF

Analysis of human vergence dynamics. J Vision 12, 21, 2012. (with AM Elsaid, LT Likova, N Gill, SC Nicholas). PDF

Collinear facilitation over space and depth. J Vision 12. pii: 20. doi: 10.1167/12.2.20, 2012 (with PC Huang, CC Chen). PDF

3D discomfort from vertical and torsional disparities in natural images. Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XVII, 2012 (with LT Likova, K Atanassov, V Ramachandra, S Goma). PDF

The role of the visual arts in enhancing the learning process. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 6:8 2012, 2012 (with LT Likova). PDF


Estimating neural signal dynamics in the human brain. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience 5:33, 2011 (with LT Likova). PDF

Perceptual coding for 3D reconstruction. EUVIP 2011 10.1109/EuVIP.2011.604553, 2011 (with SC Nicholas). PDF

The role of disparity interactions in the perception of the 3D environment. In Vision in 3D Environments, LR Harris and MRM Jenkins, Eds. Cambridge University Press, p 95-114, 2011.

Paradoxical perception of surfaces in the Shepard tabletop illusion. i-Perception 2, 137–141, 2011. PDF

The role of midlevel surface representation in 3D object encoding. In Computer Vision: From Surfaces to 3D Objects. Tyler CW, (Ed) Chapman Hall: New York, p vii-xxiii, 2011.

Visual surface encoding: A neuroanalytic approach. In Computer Vision: From Surfaces to 3D Objects. Tyler CW (Ed) Chapman Hall: New York, p 163-182, 2011 (with LT Likova).


Modeling magnification and anisotropy in the primate foveal confluence. PLoS, Computational Biology 6(1):e1000651, 2010 (with MM Schira, M Breakspear, B Spehar). PDF

Symmetry: modeling the effects of masking noise, axial cueing and salience. PLoS One. 2010 5(4):e9840 (with CC Chen). PDF

An algebra for the analysis of object encoding. NeuroImage, 50:1243-50, 2010 (with LT Likova). PDF

Metameric intransitivity. Att Percept Psychophys, 72:891-93, 2010 (with AE Huang, AJ Hon, EL Altschuler).