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COLLOQUIUM ON VISION: FROM PHOTON TO PERCEPTION COLLOQUIUM ON VISION: FROM PHOTON TO PERCEPTION NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES WASHINGTON, D.C.
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COLLOQUIUM ON VISION: FROM PHOTON TO PERCEPTION NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES Colloquium Series In 1991, the National Academy of Sciences inaugurated a series of scientific colloquia, five or six of which are scheduled each year under the guidance of the NAS Council's Committee on Scientific Programs. Each colloquium addresses a scientific topic of broad and topical interest, cutting across two or more of the traditional disciplines. Typically two days long, colloquia are international in scope and bring together leading scientists in the field. Papers from colloquia are published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).
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COLLOQUIUM ON VISION: FROM PHOTON TO PERCEPTION PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Table of Contents Papers from a National Academy of Sciences Colloquium on Vision: From photon to perception Vision: From photon to perception: An Introduction Lubert Stryer 1 How photons start vision Denis Baylor 4 Gain and kinetics of activation in the G-protein cascade of phototransduction T. D. Lamb 10 The biology of vision in Drosophila Charles S. Zuker 15 Primate photopigments and primate color vision Gerald H. Jacobs 21 Circuitry for color coding in the primate retina Dennis M. Dacey 26 Cell fate determination in the vertebrate retina Constance L. Cepko, Christopher P. Austin, Xianjie Yang, Macrene Alexiades, and Diala Ezzeddine 33 Molecular biology of retinal ganglion cells Mengqing Xiang, Hao Zhou, and Jeremy Nathans 40 Emergence of order in visual system development Carla J. Shatz 46 Multineuronal codes in retinal signaling Markus Meister 53 Spatial integration and cortical dynamics Charles D. Gilbert, Aniruddha Das, Minami Ito, Mitesh Kapadia, and Gerald Westheimer 59 Computational models of cortical visual processing David J. Heeger, Eero P. Simoncelli, and J. Anthony Movshon 67 Motion perception: Seeing and deciding Michael N. Shadlen and William T. Newsome 72 Binocular visual surface perception Ken Nakayama 78
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