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  • Vol. 58, Iss. 5 — May. 1, 1968
  • pp: 696–699

Increment and Decrement Visual Thresholds

A. S. PATEL and R. W. JONES  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA, Vol. 58, Issue 5, pp. 696-699 (1968)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSA.58.000696


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Abstract

Increment and decrement contrast thresholds have been measured for stimuli 15 min to 4.3° diam and repeated durations of 20 to 1000 msec. The fixation point was 7° from the fovea. The increment threshold was consistently greater than decrement threshold.

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A. S. PATEL and R. W. JONES, "Increment and Decrement Visual Thresholds," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 58, 696-699 (1968)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josa/abstract.cfm?URI=josa-58-5-696


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