Andrew B. Watson, Ph.D. - Publications

Affiliations: 
1980-2016 Human Systems NASA, Houston, TX, United States 
 2016- Vision Group Apple Inc. 
Area:
vision, perception, psychology, neuroscience, imaging technology

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Year Citation  Score
2018 Watson AB. The Field of View, the Field of Resolution, and the Field of Contrast Sensitivity Journal of Perceptual Imaging. 1: 10505-1-10505-11. DOI: 10.2352/J.Percept.Imaging.2018.1.1.010505  0.396
2018 Ahumada A, Yeonan-Kim J, Watson AB. A Dual Channel Spatial-Temporal Detection Model Electronic Imaging. 2018: 1-4. DOI: 10.2352/Issn.2470-1173.2018.14.Hvei-506  0.586
2016 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. The pyramid of visibility Electronic Imaging. 2016: 1-6. DOI: 10.2352/Issn.2470-1173.2016.16.Hvei-102  0.5
2016 Watson AB. Up Periscope! Designing a New Perceptual Metric for Imaging System Performance Electronic Imaging. 2016: 1-4. DOI: 10.2352/Issn.2470-1173.2016.13.Iqsp-029  0.341
2016 Watson AB. Fourier, Gabor, Reichardt, Hilbert: Guides On The Path To A Model Of Human Motion Perception Frontiers in Optics. DOI: 10.1364/Fio.2016.Fth4I.4  0.326
2016 Watson AB. Modeling Visual Acuity Journal of Vision. 16: 36-37. DOI: 10.1167/16.4.35  0.337
2016 Watson A, Ahumada A. The pyramid of visibilty Journal of Vision. 16: 567. DOI: 10.1167/16.12.567  0.475
2015 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Letter identification and the neural image classifier. Journal of Vision. 15. PMID 25761333 DOI: 10.1167/15.2.15  0.612
2015 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. 5.3: Extending the Flicker Visibility Metric to a Range of Mean Luminance Sid Symposium Digest of Technical Papers. 46: 30-32. DOI: 10.1002/sdtp.10196  0.522
2014 Watson AB. A formula for human retinal ganglion cell receptive field density as a function of visual field location. Journal of Vision. 14. PMID 24982468 DOI: 10.1167/14.7.15  0.337
2014 Ahumada A, Adelstein B, Watson A, Beutter B, Guerara-Flores G. A model of symbol discrimination in vibration blur Journal of Vision. 14: 1178-1178. DOI: 10.1167/14.10.1178  0.541
2014 Larabi MC, Triantaphillidou S, Watson AB. Special section guest editorial: Image/video quality and system performance Journal of Electronic Imaging. 23. DOI: 10.1117/1.Jei.23.6.061101  0.339
2013 Watson AB. High frame rates and human vision: A view through the window of visibility Smpte Motion Imaging Journal. 122: 18-32. DOI: 10.5594/J18266Xy  0.403
2013 Watson A, Ahumada A. Modeling letter identification: contrast thresholds as a function of size Journal of Vision. 13: 1269-1269. DOI: 10.1167/13.9.1269  0.577
2013 Ahumada AJ, Watson AB. Visible contrast energy metrics for detection and discrimination Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 8651. DOI: 10.1117/12.2009383  0.618
2012 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Modeling acuity for optotypes varying in complexity. Journal of Vision. 12. PMID 23024356 DOI: 10.1167/12.10.19  0.591
2012 Watson AB, Yellott JI. A unified formula for light-adapted pupil size. Journal of Vision. 12: 12. PMID 23012448 DOI: 10.1167/12.10.12  0.7
2011 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Blur clarified: a review and synthesis of blur discrimination. Journal of Vision. 11. PMID 21931120 DOI: 10.1167/11.5.10  0.638
2011 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. 64.3: Flicker visibility: A perceptual metric for display flicker Digest of Technical Papers - Sid International Symposium. 42: 957-959.  0.552
2011 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Flicker visibility: A perceptual metric for display flicker 49th Annual Sid Symposium, Seminar, and Exhibition 2011, Display Week 2011. 2: 957-959.  0.552
2010 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. 14.2: Visible motion blur: A perceptual metric for display motion blur 48th Annual Sid Symposium, Seminar, and Exhibition 2010, Display Week 2010. 1: 184-187.  0.477
2010 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. 14.2: Visible motion blur: A perceptual metric for display motion blur 48th Annual Sid Symposium, Seminar, and Exhibition 2010, Display Week 2010. 1: 184-187.  0.477
2009 Watson A, Ramirez CV, Salud E. Predicting visibility of aircraft. Plos One. 4: e5594. PMID 19462007 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0005594  0.374
2008 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Predicting visual acuity from wavefront aberrations. Journal of Vision. 8: 17.1-19. PMID 18484856 DOI: 10.1167/8.4.17  0.574
2007 Fiske TG, Silverstein LD, Hodgson S, Watson AB. Visual quality of high-contrast projection screens. Part I: Visibility of screen-based artifacts and noise Journal of the Society For Information Display. 15: 409-419. DOI: 10.1889/1.2749327  0.31
2007 Kupinski MA, Watson AB, Siewerdsen JH, Myers KJ, Eckstein M. Image quality: Introduction Journal of the Optical Society of America a: Optics and Image Science, and Vision. 24.  0.521
2006 Liu Z, Karam LJ, Watson AB. JPEG2000 encoding with perceptual distortion control. Ieee Transactions On Image Processing : a Publication of the Ieee Signal Processing Society. 15: 1763-78. PMID 16830900 DOI: 10.1109/Tip.2006.873460  0.372
2005 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. A standard model for foveal detection of spatial contrast. Journal of Vision. 5: 717-40. PMID 16356081 DOI: 10.1167/5.9.6  0.633
2005 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Spatial standard observer for visual technology Conference Proceedings - Ieee International Conference On Systems, Man and Cybernetics. 2: 1623-1627.  0.534
2004 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. The Spatial Standard Observer Journal of Vision. 4: 51-51. DOI: 10.1167/4.8.51  0.644
2004 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Human optical image quality and the spatial standard observer Journal of Vision. 4: 2-2. DOI: 10.1167/4.11.2  0.571
2003 Ahumada AJ, Wuerger SM, Watson AB. Estimation of chromatic channel spatial frequency responses Journal of Vision. 3: 43a. DOI: 10.1167/3.12.43  0.696
2002 Wuerger SM, Watson AB, Ahumada A. Towards a spatio-chromatic standard observer for detection Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 4662: 159-172. DOI: 10.1117/12.469512  0.75
2002 Carney T, Klein SA, Beutter B, Norcia A, Chen CC, Tyler CW, Makous W, Watson A, Cropper SJ, Popple AV, Robertson K, Manahilov V, Simpson B, Wenzel K. Extending the Modelfest image/threshold database into the spatio-temporal domain Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 4662: 138-148. DOI: 10.1117/12.469510  0.568
2002 Watson AB, Malo J. Video quality measures based on the standard spatial observer Ieee International Conference On Image Processing. 3: III/41-III/44.  0.549
2001 Watson AB, Hu J, McGowan JF. Digital video quality metric based on human vision Journal of Electronic Imaging. 10: 20-29. DOI: 10.1117/1.1329896  0.375
2000 Watson AB. Visual detection of spatial contrast patterns: evaluation of five simple models. Optics Express. 6: 12-33. PMID 12238521 DOI: 10.1364/Oe.6.000012  0.411
2000 Barth E, Watson AB. A geometric framework for nonlinear visual coding Optics Express. 7: 155-165. DOI: 10.1364/Oe.7.000155  0.373
2000 Carney T, Tyler CW, Watson AB, Makous W, Beutter B, Chen CC, Norcia AM, Klein SA. Modelfest: Year one results and plans for future years Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 3959: 140-151.  0.319
1999 Solomon JA, Watson AB, Morgan MJ. Transducer model produces facilitation from opposite-sign flanks. Vision Research. 39: 987-92. PMID 10341950 DOI: 10.1016/S0042-6989(98)00143-6  0.696
1999 Carney T, Klein SA, Tyler CW, Silverstein AD, Beutter B, Levi D, Watson AB, Reeves AJ, Norcia AM, Chen CC, Makous W, Eckstein MP. Development of an image/threshold database for designing and testing human vision models Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 3644: 542-551.  0.454
1997 Watson AB, Yang GY, Solomon JA, Villasenor J. Visibility of wavelet quantization noise. Ieee Transactions On Image Processing : a Publication of the Ieee Signal Processing Society. 6: 1164-75. PMID 11541660 DOI: 10.1109/83.605413  0.722
1997 Rohaly AM, Ahumada AJ, Watson AB. Object detection in natural backgrounds predicted by discrimination performance and models. Vision Research. 37: 3225-35. PMID 9425540 DOI: 10.1016/S0042-6989(97)00156-9  0.608
1997 Eckstein MP, Ahumada AJ, Watson AB. Visual signal detection in structured backgrounds. II. Effects of contrast gain control, background variations, and white noise. Journal of the Optical Society of America. a, Optics, Image Science, and Vision. 14: 2406-19. PMID 9291610  0.705
1997 Watson AB, Solomon JA. Model of visual contrast gain control and pattern masking. Journal of the Optical Society of America. a, Optics, Image Science, and Vision. 14: 2379-91. PMID 9291608 DOI: 10.1364/Josaa.14.002379  0.689
1997 Watson AB, Solomon JA. Psychophysica: Mathematica notebooks for psychophysical experiments (cinematica--psychometrica--quest). Spatial Vision. 10: 447-66. PMID 9176955 DOI: 10.1163/156856897X00384  0.66
1997 Eckstein MP, Ahumada AJ, Watson AB. Image discrimination models predict signal detection in natural medical image backgrounds Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 3016: 44-56. DOI: 10.1117/12.274531  0.674
1997 Eckstein MP, Ahumada AJ, Watson AB, Whiting JS. What is degrading human visual detection peformance in natural medical image backgrounds? Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 3036: 50-63. DOI: 10.1117/12.271311  0.683
1997 Watson AB, Rosenholtz R. A rorschach test for visual classification strategies Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 38: S1.  0.678
1996 Solomon JA, Watson AB. Cinematica: a system for calibrated, Macintosh-driven displays from within Mathematica. Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers : a Journal of the Psychonomic Society, Inc. 28: 607-10. PMID 11541042 DOI: 10.3758/Bf03200550  0.646
1996 Watson AB, Yang GY, Solomon JA, Villasenor JD. Visual thresholds for wavelet quantization error Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 2657: 382-392. DOI: 10.1117/12.238735  0.724
1996 Rosenholtz R, Watson AB. Perceptual adaptive JPEG coding Ieee International Conference On Image Processing. 1: 901-904.  0.667
1996 Ahumada AJ, Beard B, Watson AB. Image discrimination models with contrast gain control predict target detection in fixed and random noise Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 37: S233.  0.54
1995 Watson AB, Turano K. The optimal motion stimulus. Vision Research. 35: 325-36. PMID 7892728 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(94)00182-L  0.352
1995 Ahumada AJ, Watson AB, Rohaly AM. Models of human image discrimination predict object detection in natural backgrounds Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 2411: 355-362.  0.541
1994 Watson AB, Eckert MP. Motion-contrast sensitivity: visibility of motion gradients of various spatial frequencies Journal of the Optical Society of America a: Optics and Image Science, and Vision. 11: 496-505. DOI: 10.1364/Josaa.11.000496  0.398
1994 Solomon JA, Watson AB, Ahumada A. Visibility of DCT basis functions: effects of contrast masking Proceedings of the Data Compression Conference. 361-370.  0.711
1994 Peterson HA, Ahumada AJ, Watson AB. Visibility of DCT quantization noise: spatial frequency summation Proceedings of the Data Compression Conference. 530.  0.539
1992 Watson AB. Transfer of contrast sensitivity in linear visual networks. Visual Neuroscience. 8: 65-76. PMID 1739678 DOI: 10.1017/S0952523800006507  0.355
1990 Stone LS, Watson AB, Mulligan JB. Effect of contrast on the perceived direction of a moving plaid. Vision Research. 30: 1049-67. PMID 2392834 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(90)90114-Z  0.592
1990 Watson AB. Gain, noise, and contrast sensitivity of linear visual neurons. Visual Neuroscience. 4: 147-57. PMID 2271445 DOI: 10.1017/S0952523800002303  0.358
1990 Watson AB. Perceptual-components architecture for digital video. Journal of the Optical Society of America. a, Optics and Image Science. 7: 1943-54. PMID 2231105 DOI: 10.1364/Josaa.7.001943  0.366
1990 Watson AB. Optimal displacement in apparent motion and quadrature models of motion sensing. Vision Research. 30: 1389-93. PMID 2219754 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(90)90012-A  0.31
1989 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. A hexagonal orthogonal-oriented pyramid as a model of image representation in visual cortex. Ieee Transactions On Bio-Medical Engineering. 36: 97-106. PMID 2921066 DOI: 10.1109/10.16453  0.612
1987 Watson AB. Efficiency of a model human image code. Journal of the Optical Society of America. a, Optics and Image Science. 4: 2401-17. PMID 3430227 DOI: 10.1364/Josaa.4.002401  0.332
1987 Watson AB. The cortex transform: rapid computation of simulated neural images Graphical Models \/Graphical Models and Image Processing \/Computer Vision, Graphics, and Image Processing. 39: 311-327. DOI: 10.1016/S0734-189X(87)80184-6  0.323
1986 Watson AB. Apparent motion occurs only between similar spatial frequencies. Vision Research. 26: 1727-30. PMID 3617513 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(86)90059-3  0.354
1986 Watson AB, Nielsen KRK, Poirson A, Fitzhugh A, Bilson AJ, Nguyen K, Ahumada AJ. Use of a raster framebuffer in vision research Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers. 18: 587-594. DOI: 10.3758/Bf03201433  0.554
1985 Nielsen KR, Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Application of a computable model of human spatial vision to phase discrimination. Journal of the Optical Society of America. a, Optics and Image Science. 2: 1600-6. PMID 4045591 DOI: 10.1364/Josaa.2.001600  0.603
1985 Ahumada AJ, Watson AB. Equivalent-noise model for contrast detection and discrimination. Journal of the Optical Society of America. a, Optics and Image Science. 2: 1133-9. PMID 4020510 DOI: 10.1364/Josaa.2.001133  0.577
1985 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Model of human visual-motion sensing. Journal of the Optical Society of America. a, Optics and Image Science. 2: 322-41. PMID 3973764 DOI: 10.1364/Josaa.2.000322  0.621
1983 Watson AB, Pelli DG. QUEST: a Bayesian adaptive psychometric method. Perception & Psychophysics. 33: 113-20. PMID 6844102 DOI: 10.3758/Bf03202828  0.676
1983 Watson AB, Barlow HB, Robson JG. What does the eye see best? Nature. 302: 419-22. PMID 6835375 DOI: 10.1038/302419A0  0.752
1983 Enroth-Cugell C, Robson JG, Schweitzer-Tong DE, Watson AB. Spatio-temporal interactions in cat retinal ganglion cells showing linear spatial summation. The Journal of Physiology. 341: 279-307. PMID 6620181 DOI: 10.1113/Jphysiol.1983.Sp014806  0.681
1983 Watson AB, Ahumada A, Farrell JE. WINDOW OF VISIBILITY: A PSYCHOPHYSICAL THEORY OF FIDELITY IN TIME-SAMPLED VISUAL MOTION DISPLAYS Nasa Technical Paper. DOI: 10.1364/Josaa.3.000300  0.619
1983 Ahumada AJ, Nagel DC, Watson AB, Yellott JI. REDUCTION OF DISPLAY ARTIFACTS BY RANDOM SAMPLING Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 432: 216-221.  0.455
1982 Watson AB. Summation of grating patches indicates many types of detector at one retinal location. Vision Research. 22: 17-25. PMID 7101741 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(82)90162-6  0.376
1981 Watson AB. A single-channel model does not predict visibility of asynchronous gratings. Vision Research. 21: 1799-1800. PMID 7336618 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(81)90214-5  0.339
1981 Watson AB, Robson JG. Discrimination at threshold: labelled detectors in human vision. Vision Research. 21: 1115-22. PMID 7314490 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(81)90014-6  0.702
1980 Watson AB, Thompson PG, Murphy BJ, Nachmias J. Summation and discrimination of gratings moving in opposite directions. Vision Research. 20: 341-7. PMID 7414966 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(80)90020-6  0.786
1980 Watson AB, Nachmias J. Summation of asynchronous gratings. Vision Research. 20: 91-4. PMID 7368590 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(80)90147-9  0.763
1979 Watson AB. Probability summation over time. Vision Research. 19: 515-22. PMID 483579 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(79)90136-6  0.369
1977 Watson AB, Nachmias J. Patterns of temporal interaction in the detection of gratings. Vision Research. 17: 893-902. PMID 595394 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(77)90063-3  0.778
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