Research

3D vision and pictorial depth perception
Vishwanath, D. (2014), Toward a New Theory of Stereopsis. Psychological Review 121, 151–78.
Vishwanath, D. (2010). Information in surface and depth perception: reconciling pictures and reality. In Perception Beyond Inference. Cambridge: MIT Press.
Vishwanath, D., Girshick, A. & Banks, M. S. (2005). Why pictures look right when viewed from the wrong place. Nature Neuroscience

Monocular Stereopsis
Vishwanath, D. (2016). Induction of Monocular Stereopsis by Altering Focus Distance: A Test of Ames’s Hypothesis. i-Perception
Vishwanath, D. Amster, D. and Zlatkute, G (2015) Do strabismics perceive monocular stereopsis? ECVP Liverpool
Vishwanath, D. & Hibbard, P. (2013) Seeing in 3D with just one eye: Stereopsis without binocular disparity. Psychological Science
Vishwanath, D. (2010). Information in surface and depth perception: reconciling pictures and reality. In Perception Beyond Inference. Cambridge: MIT Press.

Defocus blur and depth perception
Mauderer, M, Conte, S, Nacenta, MA & Vishwanath, D (2014) Depth perception with gaze-contingent depth of field. in Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Proceedings
Vishwanath, D. (2012). The utility of defocus blur in binocular depth perception. i‐perception, 3, 541–546.
Vishwanath, D., & Blaser, E. (2010). Retinal blur and the perception of egocentric distance. Journal of Vision, 10, 26.

Eye movements in 3D space
Vishwanath, and Zlatkute, G (2016) Multiple object attention in 3D: Evidence for perspective scaling of attention? ECVP Barcelona
Vishwanath, D. & Kowler, E. (2004). Saccadic localization in the presence of cues to 3D shape. Journal of Vision.

Multifocal attention and eye movements

Fluharty, M, Jentzsch, I, Spitschan, M. & Vishwanath, D. (2016) Eye fixation during multiple object attention is based on a representation of discrete spatial foci. Scientific Reports 6

Predictive eye movements in hand-eye coordination

Spitschan M & Vishwanath D (2010) Coordinated smooth-pursuit eye movements under artificial control-target mappings. Perception 40(1):119.

Foundations of visual perception: linking evolution, philosophy and psychology
van Tonder, G.J., & Vishwanath, D. (2014). Design insights: Gestalt, Bauhaus and Japanese gardens. Oxford Handbook of Perceptual Organization.
Vishwanath, D. (2013) Experimental phenomenology of visual 3D space: considerations from evolution, perception and philosophy. In L. Albertazzi (ed.) Wiley Handbook of Experimental Phenomenology
Vishwanath, D. (2005). The Epistemological Status of Vision and Its Implications for Design. Axiomathes, 15, 399–486.