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Vision Laboratory Macquarie University popular

http://vision.psy.mq.edu.au/

Contains information about current research into human visual perception. Features material from some of the courses run by the psychology department and information about staff and students.s

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The Manifold of Sense popular

http://samvak.tripod.com/sense.html

A survey of the discourse regarding emotions, sensations, and an attempt at producing an integrative approach to sensation and perception.

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Sensation and Perception Tutorials popular

http://psych.hanover.edu/Krantz/sen_tut.html

A small collection of tutorials and demonstrations in sensation and perception.

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Visual Science Group: University of Helsinki

http://www.helsinki.fi/science/visci/

Research at the Department of Psychology, is focused on human visual processing using psychophysical methods.

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Visual Illusions: Their Causes, Characteristics and Applications

http://www.visualillusion.net/

Matthew Luckiesh's book of this title, published in 1922, was the first scientific explanation of optical illusions to be published.

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The Poggendorff Illusion

http://www.soapsheet.com/

A study attributing the illusion to summed effects of cardinal axes in the observer's field of view and of salient axes in the figures.

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The Noh Mask Effect

http://www.kasrl.org/noh_mask.html

Demonstrates illusory facial expression perception with Japanese Noh masks. Links to publications about the effect.

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The Moon Illusion Explained

http://facstaff.uww.edu/mccreadd/

A relatively new theory is offered for the classic illusion that the moon's constant subtended visual angle of half a degree appears larger for the horizon moon than for the zenith moon.

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The Blanking Phenomenon and its Psychoanatomical Implications

http://tigger.uic.edu/~mikel/VSS/VSS2003.pdf

J J McAnany and M W Levine of the Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago provides information on this visual illusion.

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Some Visual Illusions

http://wisebytes.net/illusions/

This site shows a range of common visual illusions along with a brief explanation of why they occur. It was originally prepared to show at a children's primary school as part of their study of sensory processing.

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Smarandache's Law

http://www.gallup.unm.edu/~smarandache/psychology.htm

An improvement of Weber's and Fechner's Laws on sensations and stimuli. A paradoxical complex, an optical illusion, and a test of intelligence.

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Optical Illusions by Psych ARTS

http://www.psycharts.com/illusions.htm

We think we perceive objective reality, but perception is always altered by invisible biases. We are never free of the state-dependent bias, and so we are continually taken in by an illusion.

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Optical Flow Estimation Bibliography

http://itb.biologie.hu-berlin.de/~wiskott/

Mainly algorithms (up-to-date; compiled by Laurenz Wiskott at The Salk Institute).

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Neuhoff, John - Auditory Perception Research

http://jneuhoff.com/

Electronic reprints of relevant publications on pitch, loudness, localization, and auditory display. (College of Wooster, USA)

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Mind Hacks

http://www.mindhacks.com/

Neuroscience and psychology tricks discussed and perhaps explained. Companion site to the "Mind Hacks" book by Tom Stafford and Matt Webb.

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Mind Bluff

http://mindbluff.com/

A family-friendly collection of tactile illusions, mental deceptions, optical tricks, brain puzzlers, and feeling games to play on the self.

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IllusionWorks

http://psylux.psych.tu-dresden.de/i1/kaw/diverses%20Material/www.illusionworks.com/

A multimedia museum of optical and sensory illusions, with on-line demonstrations and explanations.

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Affective Epistemology

http://neoscience.org/affectiv.htm

Affective epistemology is based on the idea that there is a way of knowing which transcends, specific perceptual frames. This idea is predicated on affective components as indicating the quality of a given perception, thought form, or way of being in the consciousness of human beings and other sentient life.

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