Search for dissertations about: "Visual Attention"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 150 swedish dissertations containing the words Visual Attention.

  1. 1. Attention capture by sudden and unexpected changes a multisensory perspective

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Erik Marsja; Jessica K. Ljungberg; Gregory Neely; Patrik Hansson; François Vachon; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Attention Capture; Tactile; Auditory; Visual; Crossmodal; Bimodal; Distraction; Short-term memory; Attention; Psychology; psykologi;

    Abstract : The main focus for this thesis was cross-modal attention capture by sudden and unexpected sounds and vibrations, known as deviants, presented in a stream the same to-be-ignored stimulus. More specifically, the thesis takes a multisensory perspective and examines the possible similarities and differences in how deviant vibrations and sounds affect visual task performance (Study I), and whether the deviant and standard stimuli have to be presented within the same modality to capture attention away from visual tasks (Study II). READ MORE

  2. 2. Visual Attention in Active Vision Systems Attending, Classifying and Manipulating Objects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Babak Rasolzadeh; Jan-Olof Eklundh; Ales Leonardis; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; visual attention; saliency map; compter vision; robotics; active vision; machine learning;

    Abstract : This thesis has presented a computational model for the combination of bottom-up and top-down attentional mechanisms. Furthermore, the use for this model has been demonstrated in a variety of applications of machine and robotic vision. READ MORE

  3. 3. What Does it Take to Get your Attention? The influence of In-Store and Out-of-Store Factors on Visual Attention and Decision Making for Fast-moving Consumer Goods

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Poja Shams; Anders Gustafsson; Erik Wästlund; Martin Löfgren; A. Parasuraman; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; point-of-purchase marketing; influencing factors; out-of-store; in-store; shelf space; product packaging; package design; visual attention; visual search; eye-tracking; process-tracing; gaze cascade model; recognition heuristic; familiarity; decision-making; decision-making process; decision-making strategies; heuristic decision-making; preference formation; information processing; Business Administration; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Decision making for fast-moving consumer goods involves a choice between numerous similar alternatives. Under such demanding circumstances, a decision is made for one product. The decision is dependent on the interaction between the environment and the mind of the consumer, both of which are filled with information that can influence the outcome. READ MORE

  4. 4. Attention to Advertising

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Carl Patrik Nilsson; G.M. Naidu; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Attention to advertising; attention getting techniques; Web advertising; Web environment; click-through; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Attention to AdvertisingCarl Patrik Nilsson, Umeå School of Business, Umeå University SE-901 87 Umeå, SwedenAbstractIn advertising, capturing consumers’ attention is imperative. Yet, how attention to advertising works in a World Wide Web context has not been researched extensively. This area is the main focus of this research. READ MORE

  5. 5. Anticipation and Attention in Robot Control

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Birger Johansson; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; eye-movements; visual field; tracking; occlusion; cognitive modelling; boebot; e-puck; color tracking; multi-agent; epistemic action; architecture; agent; robot; anticipation; attention; prediction;

    Abstract : Anticipatory and predictive models are becoming very important features of robot systems. This thesis investigates some aspects of predictive modeling. READ MORE