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April 1968

The Human Eye-Movement MechanismExperiments, Modeling, and Model Testing

Author Affiliations

US Air Force Academy, Colo; Chicago
From Frank J. Seiler Research Laboratory, US Air Force Academy, Colo (Dr. Cook), and Department of Bio-Medical Engineering, Presbyterian-St. Luke's Hospital, University of Illinois, Chicago (Dr. Stark).

Arch Ophthalmol. 1968;79(4):428-436. doi:10.1001/archopht.1968.03850040430012

A model for the human eye-positioning mechanism is presented. The derivation of the model is outlined briefly. Experiments for obtaining actual eye-movement behavior are described. Model simulations and comparisons of these results with experimental results are presented. The comparisons support the validity of the model. The physical basis of the model adds meaning to the model and insight into the operation of the actual system.

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