Laboratoire de Psychologie
Centre National de Recherche Scientifique
Université René Descartes, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales
Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes
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Laboratoire de Psychologie Expérimentale
Institut de Psychologie, Centre Universitaire de Boulogne
71, avenue Edouard Vaillant
92774 Boulogne-Billancourt Cedex,
page last updated: 28July 2000
NEW: A sensorimotor account of vision and visual consciousness, by J.K.O'Regan & A. Noë, revision of July 14, 2000, for Behavioral and Brain Sciences.
NEW (with change blindness demos): Experience is not something we feel but something we do: a principled way of explaining sensory phenomenology, with Change Blindness and other empirical consequences, by J.K.O'Regan & A. Noë: talk given at ASSC 4, Brussels, June 29-July 2, 2000.
What it is like to see: A sensorimotor theory of visual experience, by J.K.O'Regan & A. Noë, submitted to Synthese, Feb. 2000.
Flicker and mudsplash CHANGE BLINDNESS demos
CHANGE BLINDNESS to very slow changes (needs shockwave plugin).
on Change blindness caused by "mudsplashes"
O'Regan, J.K., Deubel, H., Clark J.J. & Rensink, R..A. Picture changes during blinks: looking without seeing and seeing without looking. Visual Cognition, 7, 1, 191-212, 2000. view penultimate draft
Rensink, R.A., O'Regan, J.K. & Clark, J.J. On the failure to detect changes in scenes across brief interruptions. Visual Cognition, 7, 1, 127-146, 2000. get pdf file of penultimate draft
O'Regan, J.K., Rensink, R.A. & Clark, J.J. Blindness to scene changes caused by "mudsplashes". Nature, 1999, 398, 34. view penultimate draft and movie demonstrations of the effects
O'Regan, J.K. Thoughts on Change Blindness. to be published in: L.R. Harris & M. Jenkin (Eds.) Vision and Attention. Springer. view Nov. 1, 1999 draft.
O'Regan, J.K. The world as an outside memory -- no strong internal metric means no problem of visual acuity. Commentary in Behavioural and Brain Sciences, 1994,17, 270-271.
O'Regan, J.K., No evidence for neural filling in -- Vision as an illusion -- Pinning down "enaction". Commentary on Pessoa, Thompson & Noë, "Finding out about filling in". Brain and Behaviour Science, 21, 1998
O'Regan, J.K. & Noë, A. The sensorimotor contingency theory
: toward a new account of vision and visual consciousness. Behavioral and
Brain Sciences. under revision.
O'Regan, J.K. & Jacobs, A.M. Optimal viewing position effect in word recognition: A challenge to current theory. Journal of Experimental Psychology, Human Perception & Performance, 1992, 18, 185-197.
Reilly, R.G. & O'Regan, J.K., Eye movement control during reading: A simulation of some word-targetting strategies. Vision Research, 1998, 38, 303-317.
Nazir, T.A., Jacobs, A.M., & O'Regan, J.K. Letter legibility and visual word recognition. Memory & Cognition, 1998, 26 (4), 810-821. view penultimate draft
Clark, J.J. and O'Regan, J.K., Word Ambiguity and the Optimal Viewing Position in Reading, Vision Research, 1998, 39, 4, 843-857
Gautier, V., O'Regan J.K. & LeGargasson, J.-F. ìThe-skippingî
revisited in French : programming saccades to skip the article ìlesî.
Submitted to Vision Research, March 1999.
Summary of past and current work
CV and Complete Publication
And now for something completely different:
Nivek's collection balnéaire printemps-été 1998