Accession Number : AD0648030

Title :   ON THE PROBLEM OF HYSTERESIS IN PSYCHOPHYSICS.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : STOCKHOLM UNIV (SWEDEN) PSYCHOLOGICAL LABS

Personal Author(s) : Eisler,Hannes ; Ottander,Chris

Report Date : 28 FEB 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Subjective velocity was estimated by modified methods of magnitude estimation and category rating, presenting the stimuli in ascending and descending series separately. Hysteresis was found and the mid-points were predicted with good precision from a model describing the relation between category and magnitude scales. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PSYCHOPHYSICS, *HYSTERESIS), STIMULATION(PHYSIOLOGY), MATHEMATICAL MODELS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, VISUAL PERCEPTION, VELOCITY, SWEDEN

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE