Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2009 Enhancing the contrast sensitivity function through action video game trainingNature Neuroscience.  12:549-551. 2009
2007 Comment on "Emergence of novel color vision in mice engineered to express a human cone photopigment"Science.  318. 2007
2006 Retinal microscotomas revealed with adaptive-optics microflashesInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  47:4160-4167. 2006
2005 Opponent-motion mechanisms are self-normalizingVision Research.  45:1115-1127. 2005
2003 Serial temporal filters in human visionJournal of Vision.  3. 2003
2003 Contrast conservation in human visionVision Research.  43:2637-2648. 2003
2002 Serial stages of gain controlJournal of Vision.  2. 2002
2002 The temporal mechanisms mediating synchrony perceptionJournal of Vision.  2. 2002
2002 Electrical coupling between mammalian conesCurrent Biology.  12:1900-1907. 2002
2002 Extending the Modelfest image/threshold database into the spatio-temporal domainProceedings of SPIE.  4662:138-148. 2002
2002 Contrast conservation in human visionPerception.  31:63-63. 2002
2002 Spatial frequency, phase, and the contrast of natural images 2002
2002 The spatial properties of opponent-motion normalisation: lateral vs superposition maskingPerception.  31:37-37. 2002
2002 The spatial properties of opponent-motion normalizationVision Research.  42:1727-1738. 2002
2001 Channel theory fails for the apparent contrast of flashed imagesJournal of Vision.  1. 2001
2001 The spatial tuning of perceived temporal synchronyJournal of Vision.  1. 2001
2001 Measurements of chromatic sensitivity in the mesopic rangeColor Research and Application.  26. 2001
2001 Visual mechanisms of spatial disorientation in Alzheimer's diseaseCerebral Cortex.  11:1083-1092. 2001
2000 Limits to our knowledge [1]Science.  287:1399. 2000
1999 Enhanced motion aftereffect for complex motionsVision Research.  39:2229-2238. 1999
1999 Cone signals at low light levelsInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  40:S356-S356. 1999
1999 Selective loss of chromatic discrimination in the mesopic rangeInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  40:S356-S356. 1999
1999 Development of an image/threshold database for designing and testing human vision modelsProceedings of SPIE.  3644:542-551. 1999
1998 Psychophysical evidence for a functional hierarchy of motion processing mechanisms 1998
1997 Radial motion looks fasterVision Research.  37:3399-3405. 1997
1997 Separate, adaptible mechanisms for complex motionInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  38. 1997
1997 Implicit masking constrained by spatial inhomogeneitiesVision Research.  37:1917-1927. 1997
1997 Control of visual sensitivity 1997
1997 Fourier models and the loci of adaptation 1997
1996 Luminance dependence of spatial interactions in the human retinaInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  37. 1996
1996 The growth of perceived contrast towards constancyInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  37. 1996
1996 Three theories of the low frequency cutInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  37. 1996
1996 Vernier acuity modeled by one-dimensional Fourier analysisInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  37. 1996
1995 Modeling pedestal experiments with amplitude instead of contrastVision Research.  35:1979-1989. 1995
1995 Zero frequency masking and a model of contrast sensitivityVision Research.  35:1965-1978. 1995
1994 Spatiotemporal separability in contrast sensitivityVision Research.  34:2569-2576. 1994
1993 Information transmission for sub‐pixel edge positioningJournal of the Society for Information Display.  1:437-447. 1993
1993 Serial spatial filters in visionVision Research.  33:413-427. 1993
1993 Undetected gray strips displace perceived edges nonlinearly 1993
1992 A visual nonlinearity fed by single conesVision Research.  32:347-363. 1992
1990 Introduction 1990
1989 Light capture by human cones. 1989
1985 Detection and identification 1985
1984 A three channel model of temporal frequency perceptionVision Research.  24:1881-1887. 1984
1983 Background visibility and increment thresholdsVision Research.  23:1107-1113. 1983
1982 Changes of visual sensitivity caused by on- and off-transientsVision Research.  22:879-887. 1982
1982 Do preferential looking techniques underestimate infant visual acuity?Vision Research.  22:1017-1024. 1982
1981 Rod-cone interaction on large and small backgroundsVision Research.  21:1181-1187. 1981
1980 Transient sensitization by a contrast flashVision Research.  20:281-288. 1980
1979 Effects of ethanol on turnover and function of striatal dopaminePsychopharmacology.  61:1-9. 1979
1979 Rod-cone interaction: Reconciliation with flamant and stilesVision Research.  19:695-698. 1979
1979 Spatial patterns of rod-cone interactionVision Research.  19:775-782. 1979
1978 Methylazoxymethanol acetate: Effect of postnatal injection on brain amines and behavior 1978
1978 Visual deprivation affects serotonin levels in the visual systemJournal of Neurochemistry.  30:1187-1189. 1978
1976 Binocular interaction in the darkVision Research.  16:473-476. 1976
1974 Cones block signals from rodsVision Research.  14:285-294. 1974
1974 Optimal patterns for alignmentApplied Optics.  13:659-664. 1974
1973 Iodate poisoning: Early effect on regeneration of rhodopsin and the ERGVision Research.  13:919-924. 1973
1973 Test of Brindley's after image hypothesisJ.OPT.SOC.AMER..  63:1268-1269. 1973
1970 Conditioned hypoglycemia: Pseudoconditioning controls 1970
1970 Conditioned Insulin Secretion in the Albino Rat 1970
1970 Conditioning in Limulus: Comment on Wasserman and Patton 1970
1969 Temporal parameters of conditioned hypoglycemia 1969
1969 Conditioning in the Horseshoe Crab 1969
1968 A new technique for conditioned hypoglycemia 1968
1968 A transient stiles-crawford effectVision Research.  8:1271-1284. 1968
1968 Vision and lasers: An abstract 1968
1966 Cutaneous color sensitivity: Explanation and demonstrationPsychological Review.  73:280-294. 1966
1966 Dermo-optical perception.Science.  152:1109. 1966
1966 Dermo-optical perception.Science.  152:1109. 1966

Full Name

  • Walter Makous