motion_th: motion direction discrimination
This software implements a motion direction discrimination task. To run it, use either motion_th_teach.m, motion_th_test.m or motion_th_train.m, with their associated params files.
The software requires Matlab and the The Psychtoolbox
Copyright (c) 2012, Ariel Rokem
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A. Rokem and M.A. Silver (2009) A model of encoding and decoding in V1 and MT accounts accounts for motion perception anisotropies in the human visual system. Brain Research 1299: 3-16.
E.A. McDevitt, A. Rokem, M.A. Silver, and S.C. Mednick (in press). Sex differences in sleep-dependent perceptual learning. Vision Research.