VisionScienceList: POSTDOC position at University of Algarve

Hans du Buf (
Thu, 03 Sep 1998 12:45:13 -0700

University of Algarve, Faro, Portugal


To work on a project which concerns the modeling of brightness
and doing psychophysical experiments on spatial brightness.
The 2D model is based on complex Gabor functions with a multiscale
of lines, edges and vertices, including nonlinear amplitude transfer
The experiments concern illusions like Mach bands, but also other
patterns suitable
for calibrating and testing the model.

The work is part of a recently-started project funded by the Commission
of the
European Communities - 4 partners in Madrid, Faro, Rio de Janeiro and
Mexico -
the total budget is 400kECU.

Duration: 2.5 years
Start: as soon as possible
Salary: VERY reasonable
Travels: paid by the project
Teaching: no, fulltime research
Experience: psychophysics, programming and basic signal processing
Where: Faro, Portugal
The Place: University of Algarve
What??? Just a new campus next to Faro int'l airport and the beach....
UAlg Vision Laboratory:
Then go to: PROJECTS and the AMOVIP project webpages
Equipment: ao a CRS visual stimulus generator
Computers: ao a SGI Origin 200QC with 4 (four) R10k CPUs

Please send/fax CV etc to:

======================================================================= J.M.H. du Buf mailto://
Dept. of Electronics and Computer Science - UCEH,
University of Algarve, tel (+351 89) 800900 ext 7761
Campus de Gambelas, 8000 Faro, Portugal fax (+351 89) 818560
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