ISSN 2041-6695

Volume 5, issue 5 contents

The Scottish Vision Group (SVG) Meeting is an annual event. The meeting was held 21-23 March 2014 in The Marine Hotel, Troon, Scotland. Previous meetings took place in:

  • 2001 The Burn, Glenesk, Brechin, Angus
  • 2002 The Burn, Glenesk, Brechin, Angus
  • 2003 The Burn, Glenesk, Brechin, Angus
  • 2004 The Burn, Glenesk, Brechin, Angus
  • 2005 The Log Cabin Hotel, Kirkmichael, Perthshire
  • 2006 The University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen
  • 2007 Kinloch Hotel, Blackwaterfoot, Isle of Arran
  • 2008 Dundarach Hotel, Pilochry, Perthshire
  • 2009 Western Isles Hotel, Tobermory, Isle of Mull
  • 2010 The Royal Dunkeld Hotel, Dunkeld, Perthshire
  • 2011 Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Sleat, Isle of Skye
  • 2012 Douneside House, Tarland, Royal Teeside
  • 2013 Ballachulish Hotel, Ballachulish, Glencoe

The meeting organiser was Ross Goutcher, with support from Dhanraj Vishwanath, Julie Harris and Scott Murdoch. The meeting was generously supported by Cambridge Research Systems, Cambridge, UK, and SR Research, Ontario, Canada. The following are a selection of abstracts from the meeting. The invited lecture was presented by Marko Nardini and titled “Computation and learning in visual development”.



Image memory for faces and objects
K.L Ritchie, A.M Burton


Countershading camouflage: exploiting photons to break shape-from-shading inference
O Penacchio, P.G Lovell, G.D Ruxton, I.C Cuthill, J.M Harris

Methods and mechanisms of motion dazzle
A.E Hughes, M Stevens, D.J Tolhurst

Using Gaze-contingent Depth of Field to Facilitate Depth Perception
M Mauderer, S.I Conte, M.A Nacenta, D Vishwanath

Developing a data-set for stereopsis
D.W Hunter, P.B Hibberd


Measuring object salience
A.D.F Clarke, F Keller


The effects of ageing on visual spatiotemporal processing
M Kunchulia, K.S Pilz, K Parkosadze, M.H Herzog


N.J Wade


Learning to detect objects from eye-tracking data
D.P Papadopoulous, A.D.F Clarke, F Keller, V Ferrari

Evidence for categorical crowding
J Reuther, R Chakravarthi

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