cs349 - s10 - Lecture 34

CS349 - Implementing User Interfaces - Spring 2010

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  1. Assignment 4.

Lecture 34 - Display Properties

Human Vision

Eye & Brain

Psychophysical Properties

Spatial Acuity

Cone mosaic

At the optometrist

At the psychophysicist

Hyperacuity

The cone mosaic is not ordered, but random.

Temporal Acuity

Eye integrates over a temporal window about 30 msec long.

`Full Size' Displays

Display Types

Serial versus Parallel Displays

Reflective versus Self-Luminous

Resolution

Temporal

Spatial

Small Displays

Apple Retina Display


Colour

Conservativism of photoreceptors

Human colour perception is a recent development

Photoreceptor pigment mutated into three different molecules


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