Computational, Geometric, and Process Perspectives on Facial by Michael J. Wenger, James T. Townsend

By Michael J. Wenger, James T. Townsend

In the final 3 many years, curiosity within the mental adventure of human faces has drawn jointly cognitive technology researchers from varied backgrounds. computing device scientists consult neural scientists who draw at the paintings of mathematicians who explicitly effect these accomplishing behavioral experiments. The chapters during this quantity illustrate the breadth of the learn on facial belief and reminiscence, with the emphasis being on mathematical and computational methods. In pulling jointly those chapters, the editors sought to do even more than illustrate breadth. They endeavored in addition to demonstrate the synergies and tensions that necessarily end result from adopting a large view, one in keeping with the rising self-discipline of cognitive technological know-how.

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By Michael J. Wenger, James T. Townsend

In the final 3 many years, curiosity within the mental adventure of human faces has drawn jointly cognitive technology researchers from varied backgrounds. computing device scientists consult neural scientists who draw at the paintings of mathematicians who explicitly effect these accomplishing behavioral experiments. The chapters during this quantity illustrate the breadth of the learn on facial belief and reminiscence, with the emphasis being on mathematical and computational methods. In pulling jointly those chapters, the editors sought to do even more than illustrate breadth. They endeavored in addition to demonstrate the synergies and tensions that necessarily end result from adopting a large view, one in keeping with the rising self-discipline of cognitive technological know-how.

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