The Backus Lab Welcome

The Backus Lab seeks (1) to understand why things look the way they do and (2) to apply this knowledge clinically. Our primary focus is binocular vision, especially stereoscopic depth perception, and we have recently started work on amblyopia and strabismus. We use cue recruitment and other perceptual learning methods in humans to study how visual perception is modified by visual experience.

Dr. Backus interviewed by NPR to explain motion illusion

Dr. Backus recently sat down with NPR's Robert Krulwich to demonstrate and explain the Pinna motion illusion.

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