15 August 1989 From A Physical Color Stimulus To A Psychological Color Percept
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The paper discusses the complexity of color vision in humans, considering the main aspects involved: the physical aspect, the psychophysical aspect, the physiological aspect and the psychological aspect. The meanings of the term color associated to each such aspect (asfor example, color stimulus, color valence, neural color signal and color percept) are introduced. Some types of color defective vision, relevant for color display users, are indicated. The methods to generate color stimuli in modern display devices, employing different technologies, are compared.
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Dan G. Sporea, Dan G. Sporea, Gunnar Tonnquist, Gunnar Tonnquist, } "From A Physical Color Stimulus To A Psychological Color Percept", Proc. SPIE 1077, Human Vision, Visual Processing, and Digital Display, (15 August 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.952703; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.952703
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