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  1. Motion perception

    Motion perception is the process of inferring the speed and direction of elements in a scene based on visual, vestibular and proprioceptive inputs. Although this process appears straightforward to most observers, it has proven to be a difficult problem from a computational perspective, and extraordinarily difficult to explain in terms of neural processing. Motion perception is studied by many disciplines, including psychology, neurology, neurophysiology, engineering, and computer science.

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  1. Motion Perception

    The real or apparent movement of objects through the visual field.


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