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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2015 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Letter identification and the neural image classifier. Journal of Vision. 15. PMID 25761333 DOI: 10.1167/15.2.15  1
2015 Watson AB. Computing human optical point spread functions. Journal of Vision. 15: 26. PMID 25724191 DOI: 10.1167/15.2.26  1
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  1
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  1
2013 Watson AB. A formula for the mean human optical modulation transfer function as a function of pupil size. Journal of Vision. 13: 18. PMID 23729769 DOI: 10.1167/13.6.18  1
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/j18266  1
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  1
2013 Watson AB. Vision models and visual quality 2013 4th European Workshop On Visual Information Processing, Euvip 2013. 275-279.  1
2012 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Modeling acuity for optotypes varying in complexity. Journal of Vision. 12. PMID 23024356 DOI: 10.1167/12.10.19  1
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  1
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  1
2011 Watson AB. It seemed like a good idea at the time: a brief history of Journal of Vision. Journal of Vision. 11: ii. PMID 21551104 DOI: 10.1167/11.5.ii  1
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.  1
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.  1
2011 Watson AB. Video acuity: A metric to quantify the effective performance of video systems Optics Infobase Conference Papers 1
2010 Watson AB. Display motion blur: Comparison of measurement methods Journal of the Society For Information Display. 18: 179-190. DOI: 10.1889/JSID18.2.179  1
2010 Tourancheau S, Brunnström K, Watson AB, Andrén B. 14.1: Comparison of blur edge time and Gaussian edge time as measures of motion blur 48th Annual Sid Symposium, Seminar, and Exhibition 2010, Display Week 2010. 1: 180-183.  1
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.  1
2009 Watson A, Ramirez CV, Salud E. Predicting visibility of aircraft. Plos One. 4: e5594. PMID 19462007 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0005594  1
2009 Karam LJ, Ebrahimi T, Hemami SS, Pappas TN, Safranek RJ, Wang Z, Watson AB. Introduction to the issue on visual media quality assessment Ieee Journal On Selected Topics in Signal Processing. 3: 189-192. DOI: 10.1109/JSTSP.2009.2015485  1
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  1
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  1
2007 Watson AB. Measuring demand for online articles at the Journal of Vision Journal of Vision. 7. DOI: 10.1167/7.7.i  1
2007 Watson AB. The numbering of things Journal of Vision. 7. DOI: 10.1167/7.1.i  1
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.  1
2007 Watson AB. The spatial standard observer: A new tool for display metrology Information Display. 23: 12-15+40.  1
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  1
2006 Watson AB. Invited paper: The spatial standard observer: A human vision model for display inspection Digest of Technical Papers - Sid International Symposium. 37: 1287-1290.  1
2006 Watson AB. Vision science for visual technology Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. 899-903.  1
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  1
2005 Watson AB. A spatial standard observer for visual technology Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 5666: 1-3. DOI: 10.1117/12.601935  1
2005 Watson AB, Ahumada AJ. Spatial standard observer for visual technology Conference Proceedings - Ieee International Conference On Systems, Man and Cybernetics. 2: 1623-1627.  1
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  1
2002 Eraso FE, Analoui M, Watson AB, Rebeschini R. Impact of lossy compression on diagnostic accuracy of radiographs for periapical lesions. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics. 93: 621-5. PMID 12075215 DOI: 10.1067/moe.2002.122640  1
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  1
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  1
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.  1
2001 Watson AB, Kreslake L. Measurement of visual impairment scales for digital video Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 4299: 79-89. DOI: 10.1117/12.429526  1
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  1
2000 Watson AB. Visual detection of spatial contrast patterns: evaluation of five simple models. Optics Express. 6: 12-33. PMID 12238521  1
2000 Barth E, Watson AB. A geometric framework for nonlinear visual coding Optics Express. 7: 155-165.  1
2000 Libert JM, Stanger L, Watson AB, Rohaly AM. Toward developing a unit of measure and scale of digital video quality: IEEE Broadcast Technology Society Subcommittee on Video Compression Measurements Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 3959: 160-165.  1
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.  1
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  1
1999 Watson AB, Hu J, McGowan JF, Mulligan JB. Design and performance of a digital video quality metric Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 3644: 168-174.  1
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.  1
1998 Watson AB. The search for optimal visual stimuli [1] Vision Research. 38: 1619-1621. DOI: 10.1016/S0042-6989(97)00355-6  1
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  1
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  1
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  1
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  1
1997 Watson AB, Solomon JA. Psychophysica: Mathematica notebooks for psychophysical experiments (cinematica--psychometrica--quest). Spatial Vision. 10: 447-66. PMID 9176955  1
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  1
1997 Watson AB, Borthwick R, Taylor M. Image quality and entropy masking Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 3016: 2-12. DOI: 10.1117/12.274501  1
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  1
1997 Watson AB, Rosenholtz R. A rorschach test for visual classification strategies Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 38: S1.  1
1997 Rushmeier H, Barrett H, Rheingans P, Uselton S, Watson A. Perceptual measures for effective visualizations Proceedings of the Ieee Visualization Conference. 515-517.  1
1997 Watson AB, Taylor M, Borthwick R. DCTune perceptual optimization of compressed dental x-rays Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 3031: 358-371.  1
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  1
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.  1
1996 Rosenholtz R, Watson AB. Perceptual adaptive JPEG coding Ieee International Conference On Image Processing. 1: 901-904.  1
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.  1
1995 Watson AB, Turano K. The optimal motion stimulus. Vision Research. 35: 325-36. PMID 7892728 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(94)00182-L  1
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.  1
1995 Dijk AM, Martens JB, Watson AB. Quality asessment of coded images using numerical category scaling Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 2451: 90-101.  1
1994 Peterson HA, Ahumada AJ, Watson AB. Visibility of DCT quantization noise: spatial frequency summation Proceedings of the Data Compression Conference. 530.  1
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.  1
1994 Solomon JA, Watson AB, Ahumada A. Visibility of DCT basis functions: effects of contrast masking Proceedings of the Data Compression Conference. 361-370.  1
1992 Watson AB. Transfer of contrast sensitivity in linear visual networks. Visual Neuroscience. 8: 65-76. PMID 1739678  1
1992 Eckert MP, Buchsbaum G, Watson AB. Separability of Spatiotemporal Spectra of Image Sequences Ieee Transactions On Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence. 14: 1210-1213. DOI: 10.1109/34.177387  1
1992 Watson AB. Sensitivity to spatial variations in image motion Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics. 12: 98.  1
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  1
1990 Watson AB, Fitzhugh A. The method of constant stimuli is inefficient. Perception & Psychophysics. 47: 87-91. PMID 2300429 DOI: 10.3758/BF03208169  1
1990 Watson AB. Gain, noise, and contrast sensitivity of linear visual neurons. Visual Neuroscience. 4: 147-57. PMID 2271445  1
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  1
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  1
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  1
1989 Watson AB. Recursive, in-place algorithm for the hexagonal orthogonal oriented quadrature image pyramid Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 1099: 194-200. DOI: 10.1117/12.960468  1
1989 Stein CS, Watson AB, Hitchner LE. Psychophysical rating of image compression techniques Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 1077: 198-208. DOI: 10.1117/12.952718  1
1989 Watson AB. Receptive fields and visual representations Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 1077: 190-197. DOI: 10.1117/12.952717  1
1989 Peterson VL, Kim J, Holst TL, Deiwert GS, Cooper DM, Watson AB, Ron Bailey F. Supercomputer Requirements for Selected Disciplines Important to Aerospace Proceedings of the Ieee. 77: 1038-1055. DOI: 10.1109/5.30754  1
1987 Watson AB. Estimation of local spatial scale. Journal of the Optical Society of America. a, Optics and Image Science. 4: 1579-82. PMID 3625339  1
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  1
1987 Watson AB. CORTEX TRANSFORM: RAPID COMPUTATION OF SIMULATED NEURAL IMAGES Computer Vision, Graphics, and Image Processing. 39: 311-327.  1
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  1
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  1
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  1
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  1
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  1
1983 Watson AB, Pelli DG. QUEST: a Bayesian adaptive psychometric method. Perception & Psychophysics. 33: 113-20. PMID 6844102 DOI: 10.3758/BF03202828  1
1983 Watson AB, Barlow HB, Robson JG. What does the eye see best? Nature. 302: 419-22. PMID 6835375 DOI: 10.1038/302419a0  1
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  1
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.  1
1983 Watson AB, Ahumada A, Farrell JE. WINDOW OF VISIBILITY: A PSYCHOPHYSICAL THEORY OF FIDELITY IN TIME-SAMPLED VISUAL MOTION DISPLAYS Nasa Technical Paper 1
1982 Watson AB. Derivation of the impulse response: comments on the method of Roufs and Blommaert. Vision Research. 22: 1335-7. PMID 7179754 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(82)90146-8  1
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  1
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  1
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  1
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  1
1980 Watson AB, Nachmias J. Summation of asynchronous gratings. Vision Research. 20: 91-4. PMID 7368590 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(80)90147-9  1
1979 Watson AB. Probability summation over time. Vision Research. 19: 515-22. PMID 483579 DOI: 10.1016/0042-6989(79)90136-6  1
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  1
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