horopter


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horopter

(hɒˈrɒptə)
n
(Psychology) optics the locus of all points in space that stimulate points on each eye that yield the same visual direction as each other
[C18: from Greek horos boundary + optēr, from ops eye]
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Among their topics are binocular summation, the normal horopter, visual response to near objects, depth perception, and measuring binocular motor and sensory status.
Whilst both teaching at City University and giving time to his private practice, Dr Solomons also researched for a PhD and in 1974 he was awarded a doctorate for his mathematical analysis of the three dimensional horopter.