Biophysics Seminars

 

 

 

Stephanie Palmer: How behavioral and evolutionary constraints sculpt early visual processing

Mon, Feb 1, 2021, 12:15 pm

An animal eye is only as efficient as the organism’s behavioral constraints demand it to be. Efficient coding has been a successful organizational principle in vision, and to make a more general theory, behavioral, mechanistic, and even evolutionary constraints need to be added to this framework.