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Department of Psychology

Staff

Publication details for Dr Bob Kentridge

Kentridge, R.W. (2014). Object Perception: Where Do We See the Weight? Current Biology 24(16): R740-R741.

Author(s) from Durham

Abstract

A new study of the response of the human brain as subjects view objects of different weights they are about to lift shows that the weight of objects, which influences the way we act upon them, is represented in the ventral stream of the visual cortex.