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dc.contributor.author Penacchio, Olivier
dc.contributor.author Otazu, Xavier
dc.contributor.author Dempere-Marco, Laura
dc.date.accessioned 2016-02-17T17:58:50Z
dc.date.available 2016-02-17T17:58:50Z
dc.date.issued 2013
dc.identifier.citation Penacchio O, Otazu X, Dempere-Marco L. A neurodynamical model of brightness induction in V1. PLoS ONE. 2013;8(5):1-14. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0064086
dc.identifier.issn 1932-6203
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10230/25865
dc.description.abstract Brightness induction is the modulation of the perceived intensity of an area by the luminance of surrounding areas. Recent/nneurophysiological evidence suggests that brightness information might be explicitly represented in V1, in contrast to the/nmore common assumption that the striate cortex is an area mostly responsive to sensory information. Here we investigate/npossible neural mechanisms that offer a plausible explanation for such phenomenon. To this end, a neurodynamical model/nwhich is based on neurophysiological evidence and focuses on the part of V1 responsible for contextual influences is/npresented. The proposed computational model successfully accounts for well known psychophysical effects for static/ncontexts and also for brightness induction in dynamic contexts defined by modulating the luminance of surrounding areas./nThis work suggests that intra-cortical interactions in V1 could, at least partially, explain brightness induction effects and/nreveals how a common general architecture may account for several different fundamental processes, such as visual/nsaliency and brightness induction, which emerge early in the visual processing pathway.
dc.description.sponsorship This research has been partially supported by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation through the research projects TIN2010-21771-C02-01 and TIN2010-21771-C02-02. OP is supported by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation through the research project Consolider Ingenio (CSD 2007-00018).
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dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Public Library of Science
dc.relation.ispartof PLoS ONE. 2013;8(5):1-14
dc.rights © 2013 Penacchio et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits/nunrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dc.title A neurodynamical model of brightness induction in V1
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
dc.identifier.doi http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0064086
dc.relation.projectID info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/ES/3PN/TIN2010-21771-C02-01
dc.relation.projectID info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/ES/3PN/TIN2010-21771-C02-02
dc.relation.projectID info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/ES/2PN/CSD2007-00018
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