Accession Number : AD0638618

Title :   SIGNAL DETECTION.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE

Personal Author(s) : Galanter,Eugene

Report Date : 01 AUG 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The report is a didactic exposition of the two major theories of signal detection, the limited-state theshold theory and the infinite state signal detectability theory. The report was prepared for inclusion in the 1967 Yearbook of Science and Technology edited by McGraw-Hill. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PERCEPTION, *SIGNALS), DECISION MAKING, DETECTION, INFORMATION THEORY, PSYCHOLOGY

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Anatomy and Physiology
      Cybernetics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE