Monday, September 28, 2009

Towards robust categorical colour perception

We presented our paper Towards robust categorical colour perceptionand it was very well received. Here are the slides:

The only criticism, from several delegates, was the use of the term categorical perception. It turns out that this concept is very controversial and tends to spark emotional debates. Since in our work we establish the categories by statistical inference, it was suggested we stick to the more neutral term of categorization, which is generally accepted.