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Mary K. Kaiser
Research Psychologist
Phone: 650-604-4448
E-Mail: Mary Kaiser
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(2013)  NASA Honor Award, Outstanding Leadership Medal
(2011)  Human Research Program (HRP) Peer Award, Development of gaps and risks for the Space Human Factors Engineering (SHFE) project
(2010)  NASA Honor Award, Human Vibration Team
(2009)  NASA Space Flight Awareness Award, Centrifuge Vibration Team
(2007)  NASA Group Achievement Award, Human Factors Systems Integration Group (SIG)
(2007)  Privately Sponsored, Best Paper Award, AIAA, "Integration of size and binocular disparity visual cues in manual depth-control tasks"
(2005)  Superior Accomplishment Award, Superior Accomplishment/New Business Award- ESMD/Human Systems Research and Technology's Human-Systems Integration (HSI) Program
(2000)  NASA Group Achievement Award, High-Speed Research External Visibility System Team
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PDF download  B. T. Sweet, & M. K. Kaiser (2013) Choosing your poison: optimizing simulator visual system selection as a function of operational tasks, Proceedings of the Image 2013 Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, June. Click to read more
B. D. Adelstein, B. R. Beutter, M. K. Kaiser, R. S. McCann, & M. R. Anderson (2013) Display strobing: An effective countermeasure against visual blur from whole-body vibration, Acta Austronatica, 92, 53-64 Click to read more
PDF download  M. K. Kaiser, & B. T. Sweet (2013) Relating Standardized Visual Perception measures to Simulator Visual System Performance, Proceedings of the Image 2013 Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, June. Click to read more
B. D. Adelstein, S. R. Ellis, & M. K. Kaiser (2011) Teleoperation in the presence of time delay, 4th IEEE International Conference on Space Mission Challenges for Information Technology, Workshop on Efficient Control of Multiple Semi-Autonomous Robotic Agents. August 2-4, Palo Alto CA Click to read more
PDF download  B. T. Sweet, & M. K. Kaiser (2011) Depth Perception, Cueing and Control, AIAA Modeling and Simulation Technologies Conference AIAA 2011-6424 08 - 11 August 2011, Portland, Oregon Click to read more
B. D. Adelstein, B. R. Beutter, M. K. Kaiser, R. S. McCann, & M. R. Anderson (2011) Display strobing countermeasure reduces the visual impact of whole-body vibration, Abstract, International Academy of Astronautics 18th Humans in Space Symposium, April 11-15, Houston TX Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, B. D. Adelstein, R. S. McCann, B. R. Beutter, & M. R. Anderson (2011) Display strobing reduces visual blur during whole-body vibration, Abstracts of the Psychonomics Society, 52nd Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, November 3-6, p. 137 Click to read more
E. M. Wenzel, M. . Godfroy, M. K. Kaiser, & D. R. Begault (2010) Auditory Display Prototype Evaluation, HRP/SHFE report September 30th 2010 Click to read more
PDF download  B. D. Adelstein, B. R. Beutter, M. K. Kaiser, R. S. McCann, L. S. Stone, M. R. Anderson, F. . Renema, & W. H. Paloski (2010) Influence of Combined Whole-Body Vibration Plus G-Loading on Visual Performance, Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine, 81(3), 319 Click to read more
PDF download  B. D. Adelstein, B. R. Beutter, M. K. Kaiser, R. S. McCann, L. S. Stone, & M. R. Anderson (2009) Effects of Transverse Seat Vibration on Near-Viewing Readability of Alphanumeric Symbology, NASA Technical Memorandum 2009-215385 Click to read more
A. J. Ahumada, M. K. Kaiser, & J. B. Mulligan (2009) The dynamic range of visual imagery in space, in Rogowitz, B. E., and Pappas, T. N. (eds.), Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XIV, Proc. SPIE, v. 7240 Click to read more
PDF download  J. W. McCandless, M. K. Kaiser, T. S. Barth, R. S. McCann, & N. J. Currie (2006) Human-systems integration challenges for constellation, Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 50th Annual Meeting. San Francisco, CA. pp 96-100 Click to read more
PDF download  B. T. Sweet, & M. K. Kaiser (2006) Integration of Size and Binocular Disparity Visual Cues in Manual Depth-Control Tasks, AIAA Modeling and Simulation Technologies Conference and Exhibit, 21 - 24 August 2006, Keystone, Colorado Click to read more
PDF download  J. W. McCandless, R. S. McCann, I. . Barshi, M. K. Kaiser, & A. . Andre (2006) Panel presentation: Human factors technologies for space exploration, In proceedings of Space 2006. San Jose, CA: AIAA Click to read more
W. B. Lathrop, & M. K. Kaiser (2005) Acquiring spatial knowledge while traveling simple and complex paths with immersive and non-immersive interfaces, Presence, 14(3), 1-15 Click to read more
T. . Allard, & M. K. Kaiser (2005) An overview of NASA's space exploration vision: The human systems integration challenges, Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 49th Annual Meeting Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & B. . Woodford (2005) Human factors engineering for exploration, Proceedings of the AIAA 1st Space Exploration Conference, Orlando, FL Click to read more
B. T. Sweet, & M. K. Kaiser (2005) Modeling of perception and control of attitude with perspective displays, AIAA Paper 2005-5891, San Francisco, CA Click to read more
PDF download  B. T. Sweet, & M. K. Kaiser (2005) Modeling of Perception and Control of Attitude with Perspective Displays, AIAA Modeling and Simulation Technologies Conference and Exhibit AIAA 2005-5891 15 - 18 August 2005, San Francisco, California Click to read more
B. T. Sweet, & M. K. Kaiser (2004) Comparing Visual Cues Necessary for Inner- and Outer-Loop Control, Presented at the Human Factors of UAVs Conference in Chandler, AZ Click to read more
B. T. Sweet, & M. K. Kaiser (2004) Modeling of Visual Perception of a Perspective Scene in an Active Control Task. Click to read more
B. T. Sweet, & M. K. Kaiser (2004) Modeling of visual scene perception in an active control task, Proceedings of the 2004 IMAGE Conference, Scottsdale, AZ Click to read more
C. . O'Sullivan, J. . Dingliana, T. . Giang, & M. K. Kaiser (2003) Evaluating the Visual Fidelity of Physically Based Animations, ACM Transactions on Graphics. 22(3), Proceedings of SIGGRAPH 2003 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & J. A. Schroeder (2003) Flights of fancy: The art and science of flight simulation, In P. S. Tsang and M. A. Vidulich (Eds.), Principles and practice of aviation psychology. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & W. W. Johnson (2003) How now, broad tau?, In H. Hecht and G. J. P. Savelsbergh (Eds.), Time-to-contact. Advances in Psychology Series. Amsterdam: Elsevier - North-Holland Click to read more
P. R. DeLucia, M. K. Kaiser, J. M. Bush, L. E. Meyer, & B. T. Sweet (2003) Information integration in judgments of time to contact, Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 57A, 1165-1189 Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, & M. K. Kaiser (2003) Intuitive physics, In L. Nadel (Ed.), Encyclopedia of cognitive science. London: Nature Publishing Group Click to read more
W. W.Y. Chung, B. T. Sweet, M. K. Kaiser, & E. . Lewis (2003) Visual cueing effects investigation for a hover task, AIAA Paper 2003-5524 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & W. B. Lathrop (2002) Acquiring spatial knowledge of simple and complex virtual environments with various interface metaphors. Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (2002) Flights of fancy: The art and science of flight simulation. Click to read more
W. B. Lathrop, & M. K. Kaiser (2002) Perceiving orientation in physical and virtual environments: Changes in perceived orientation as a function of idiothetic information available, Presence, 11, 19-32 Click to read more
H. . Hecht, M. K. Kaiser, G. J.P. Savelsbergh, & J. . Van Der Kamp (2002) The impact of spatio-temporal sampling on time-to-contact judgments, Perception & Psychophysics, 64, 650-666 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & B. T. Sweet (2002) Visual cues for closed-loop control, Presented at the Vision Sciences Society Meeting in Sarasota, FL Click to read more
P. R. DeLucia, M. K. Kaiser, A. . Garcia, & B. T. Sweet (2001) Effects of relative size and height in field on absolute judgment of time to contact, Presented at the Vision Sciences Society Meeting in Sarasota, FL Click to read more
M. G. Dearing, J. A. Schroeder, B. T. Sweet, & M. K. Kaiser (2001) Effects of visual texture, grids, and platform motion on unpowered helicopter landings, AIAA Paper 2001-4251, Montreal, Canada Click to read more
J. A. Schroeder, M. G. Dearing, B. T. Sweet, & M. K. Kaiser (2001) Runway texture and grid pattern effects on rate-of-descent perception, AIAA Paper 2001-4307, Montreal, Canada Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (2001) What is internalized?, A commentary on "Regularities of the Physical World and the Absence of their Internalization," by Heiko Hecht. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 24, 680-681 Click to read more
P. R. DeLucia, M. K. Kaiser, J. M. Bush, L. E. Meyer, & B. T. Sweet (2000) Information integration in judgments about time to contact, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 41, S798 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & B. T. Sweet (2000) Visual displays for closed-loop control: Faster, better, cheaper, or stereo?, Presented at the 41st Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & B. T. Sweet (1999) Integrating depth cues during active control: Does size matter?, Presented at the 40th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, W. B. Lathrop, & M. A. Logan (1998) Exploring physical and virtual environments, Presented at the 39th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1998) Perceptual properties of immersive environments: Differentiating necessary, sufficient, and nice, SIGGRAPH98 Course Notes 38, Immersive Environments: Research Applications, and Magic Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1998) The perception of dynamical constancies, In V. Walsh and J. Kulikowski (Eds.), Perceptual constancy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1998) The surface operations research and evaluation vehicle (SOREV): A testbed for HSCT taxi issues, Paper 985558, World Aviation Conference Click to read more
L. J. Bernstein, M. K. Kaiser, & W. W. Johnson (1997) Contingency of integrating multiple features as revealed by illusory conjunctions, Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1997) Moving through time: The utility of a temporal metric for vehicle control, Presented at the Ninth International Conference on Perception and Action Click to read more
J. W. McCandless, & M. K. Kaiser (1997) Obstacle detection in air-to-air images, Proceedings of the SPIE Enhanced and Synthetic Vision Conference, 3088: 40-49 Click to read more
J. W. McCandless, & M. K. Kaiser (1997) Obstacle detection in air-to-air images, In J. G. Verly (Ed.), Enhanced and Synthetic Vision 1997: SPIE Proceedings Volume 3088 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & M. J. Montegut (1997) Of red planets and Indigo computers: Mars database visualization as an example of platform downsizing, Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers, 29, 48-53 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1997) What becomes a window most: Perceptual tuning of virtual windows, Presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1996) Downsizing visualization platforms: From Crays to Indigos and beyond, Presented at the Symposium on High-Performance Computer Applications in the Behavioral Sciences Click to read more
H. . Hecht, M. K. Kaiser, & M. . Banks (1996) Gravitational acceleration as a cue for absolute size and distance, Perception & Psychophysics, 58, 1066-1075 Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, & M. K. Kaiser (1996) Hi-Lo stereo fusion, Visual Proceedings of SIGGRAPH’96, pp. 146 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1996) High power graphic computers for visual simulation: A real-time rendering revolution, Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers, 28, 233-238 Click to read more
L. J. Bernstein, M. K. Kaiser, & W. W. Johnson (1996) Illusory conjunctions of shape, color, and motion, Presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society Click to read more
M. K. McBeath, D. M. Shaffer, & M. K. Kaiser (1996) On Catching Fly Balls, (in Technical Comments) Science, 273, 256 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1996) Perceptually tuned visual stimuli, Presented at the American Psychological Society 8th Annual Convention Click to read more
H. . Hecht, M. K. Kaiser, G. J.P. Savelsbergh, & J. . Van Der Kamp (1996) The effect of time-sampling on temporal range judgments in real and simulated environments, Presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society Click to read more
W. W. Johnson, & M. K. Kaiser (1996) Virtual windows for vehicle simulation, Proceedings of the 1996 IMAGE Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & B. T. Sweet (1995) Depth cue integration in an active control paradigm, Presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society Click to read more
H. . Hecht, M. K. Kaiser, & W. . Aiken (1995) Extracting depth from motion parallax in real-world and synthetic displays, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 36, S359 Click to read more
P. J. Kellman, & M. K. Kaiser (1995) Extracting object motion without distance information: Combining constraints from optic flow and binocular disparity, Journal of the Optical Society of America (A), 12, 623-625 Click to read more
M. K. McBeath, D. M. Shaffer, & M. K. Kaiser (1995) How baseball outfielders determine where to run to catch fly balls, Science, 268, 569-573 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & H. . Hecht (1995) Human performance issues of lunar-sited teleoperations, Presented at the XX General Assembly of the European Geophysical Society Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, & M. K. Kaiser (1995) Perceiving events, In W. Epstein and S. J. Rogers (Eds.), Perception of space and motion: Handbook of perception and cognition, 2nd edition. San Diego: Academic Press Click to read more
W. W. Johnson, & M. K. Kaiser (1995) Perspective imagery in synthetic scenes used to control and guide aircraft during landing and taxi: Some issues and concerns, In J. G. Verly (Ed.), Synthetic Vision for Vehicle Guidance and Control: SPIE Proceedings Volume 2463, 194-204 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & H. . Hecht (1995) Phenomenal theories and theoretical phenomena in perception, A combined review of "Foundations of Perceptual Theory," edited by S. G. Masin, and "The Perceptual System: A Philosophical and Psychological Perspective," by A. Ben-Ze'ev. Contemporary Psychology, 40, 653-655 Click to read more
M. K. McBeath, D. M. Shaffer, & M. K. Kaiser (1995) Play ball!, (in Technical Comments) Science, 268, 1683-1685 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, M. J. Montegut, & D. R. Proffitt (1995) Rotational and translational components of motion parallax: Observers' sensitivity and implications for 3-D computer graphics, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 1, 321-331 Click to read more
H. . Hecht, & M. K. Kaiser (1995) Spatial representation: Posers and paradigms, A review of "Spatial Representation," edited by N. Eilan, R. McCarthy, and B. Brewer. The American Journal of Psychology, 108, 283-289 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1995) Supercomputers and visual simulation, Presented at the 25th Annual Meeting of the Society for Computers in Psychology Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & H. . Hecht (1995) Time-to-passage and time-to-contact judgments in non-constant optical flow fields, Presented at the Eighth International Conference on Perception and Action Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & H. . Hecht (1995) Time-to-passage judgments in non-constant optical flow fields, Perception & Psychophysics, 57, 817-825 Click to read more
J. P. Jenkins, & M. K. Kaiser (1994) A NASA view of synthetic vision systems, Presented at the Royal Aeronautical Society Conference on Synthetic Vision Systems for Civil Aviation Click to read more
J. P. Jenkins, & M. K. Kaiser (1994) Advanced enhanced visual systems for next generation aircraft., Proceedings of the Royal Aeronautical Society: Synthetic Vision Systems for Civil Aviation, 1.1 -1.10 Click to read more
M. K. McBeath, D. M. Shaffer, & M. K. Kaiser (1994) Baseball outfielders catch fly balls by canceling optical curvature, not optical acceleration, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 35, 1985 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & J. P. Jenkins (1994) Enhanced/synthetic vision systems for advanced flight decks, SID International Symposium Digest of Technical Papers, XXV, 93-96 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & J. P. Jenkins (1994) Enhanced/synthetic vision systems for advanced flight decks. Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & J. P. Jenkins (1994) Enhanced/synthetic vision systems for advanced flight decks, Invited address at the SID 1994 International Symposium, Seminar, & Exhibition Click to read more
H. . Hecht, M. K. Kaiser, & M. . Banks (1994) Evidence for gravity as a cue for absolute size and distance?, Presented at the 35th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society Click to read more
P. J. Kellman, & M. K. Kaiser (1994) Perceptual learning modules in flight training, Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 38th Annual Meeting, 1183-1187 Click to read more
H. . Hecht, & M. K. Kaiser (1994) Time-to-passage judgments in non-constant optical flow fields, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 35, 1277 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & H. . Hecht (1994) Time-to-passage judgments under violations of various constancy assumptions, Presented at the 35th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1993) Examining the mapping between event kinematics and potential optical control variables, Presented at the Seventh International Conference on Event Perception and Action Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, J. A. Perrone, L. S. Stone, M. . Banks, & J. . Crowell (1993) Extracting heading and temporal range from optic flow: Human performance issues, In M. K. Kaiser & B. T. Sweet (Eds.), Proceedings of the Augmented VIsual Display (AVID) Research Workshop. NASA Conference Proceedings #10128 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & H. . Hecht (1993) Optical specification of temporal range, Presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & L. . Mowafy (1993) Optical specification of time-to-passage: Observers’ sensitivity to global tau, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 19, 1028-1040 Click to read more
S. R. Ellis, M. K. Kaiser, & A. J. Grunwald (1993) Pictorial communication in virtual and real environments. Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & B. T. Sweet (1993) Proceedings of the Augmented VIsual Display (AVID) Research Workshop, NASA Conference Proceedings #10128 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, M. J. Montegut, & D. R. Proffitt (1993) Sensitivity to rotational and translational components of motion parallax, Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 31, 463 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & A. V. Phatak (1993) Things that go bump in the light: On the optical specification of contact severity, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 19, 194-202 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & W. J. Johnson (1993) Visual cues for vehicle control, Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 37th Annual Meeting, 1375-1377 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & L. . Mowafy (1993) Visual information for judging temporal range, Proceedings of Piloting Vertical Flight Aircraft: A Conference on Flying Qualities and Human Factors, 4-23 Click to read more
W. W. Johnson, M. K. Kaiser, & D. C. Foyle (1992) Beyond the cockpit: The visual world as a flight instrument, Paper presented at the 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Aerospace Medical Association, Miami Beach, FL, May Click to read more
W. W. Johnson, M. K. Kaiser, & D. C. Foyle (1992) Beyond the cockpit: The visual world as a flight instrument, Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Aerospace Medical Association Click to read more
D. L. Gilden, & M. K. Kaiser (1992) Kinematic specification of depth and boundary, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 33, 1141 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, P. J. Kellman, M. . Banks, & W. . Aiken (1992) Perception of target motion by passively moving observers, Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 30, 470 Click to read more
M. K. McBeath, K. . Morikawa, & M. K. Kaiser (1992) Perceptual bias for forward-facing motion, Psychological Science, 3, 362-367 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, D. R. Proffitt, S. M. Whelan, & H. . Hecht (1992) The influence of animation on dynamical judgments, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 18, 669-690 Click to read more
L. . Mowafy, & M. K. Kaiser (1992) The use of global tau for judging the time to passage, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 33, 1140 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & D. R. Proffitt (1992) Using the stereokinetic effect to convey depth: Computationally efficient depth-from-motion displays, Human Factors, 34, 583-600 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, W. W. Johnson, L. . Mowafy, R. T. Hennessy, & J. A. Matsumoto (1992) Visual augmentation for night flight over featureless terrain, Proceedings of the American Helicopter Society 48th Annual Forum, Vol 1, 275-280 Click to read more
M. K. McBeath, & M. K. Kaiser (1992) Visual bias for gravitationally downward motion, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 33, 1143 Click to read more
D. C. Foyle, M. K. Kaiser, & W. W. Johnson (1992) Visual cues in low-level flight: Implications for pilotage, training, simulation, and enhanced/synthetic vision systems, American Helicopter Society 48th Annual Forum, Vol. 1, 253-260 Click to read more
D. C. Foyle, W. W. Johnson, & M. K. Kaiser (1992) Visual cues in low-level flight: Implications for pilotage, training, simulation, and enhanced/synthetic vision systems, Proceedings of the American Helicopter Society 48th Annual Forum, Vol. 1, 253-260 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & J. . Calderone (1991) Factors influencing perceived angular velocity, Perception & Psychophysics, 50, 428-434 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & D. C. Foyle (1991) Human factors issues in the use of night vision devices, Proceedings of the Human Factors Society 35th Annual Meeting, 1502-1506. Santa Monica, CA: HFES Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, J. . Jonides, & J. . Alexander (1991) Intuitive reasoning about abstract and familiar physics problems, In R. P. Honeck, T. J. S. Case, & M. J. Firment (Eds.), Introductory Readings for Cognitive Psychology. Guilford, CT: Dushkin Publishing Group Click to read more
L. . Mowafy, W. W. Johnson, & M. K. Kaiser (1991) Night flight over limited-feature terrains, Presented at the 35th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors Society Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, & M. K. Kaiser (1991) Perceiving environmental properties from motion information: Minimal conditions, In S. R. Ellis, M. K. Kaiser, & A. J. Grunwald (Eds.), Pictorial communication in virtual and real environments. London: Taylor & Francis Click to read more
S. R. Ellis, M. K. Kaiser, & A. J. Grunwald (1991) Pictorial communication in virtual and real environments, London: Taylor & Francis (2nd Edition, 1993) Click to read more
D. C. Foyle, & M. K. Kaiser (1991) Pilot distance estimation with unaided vision, night vision goggles and infrared imagery, SID International Symposium Digest of Technical Papers, XXII, 314-317 Click to read more
D. C. Foyle, & M. K. Kaiser (1991) Pilot distance estimation with unaided vision, night-vision goggles and infrared imagery, SID International Symposium Digest of Technical Papers, XXII, 314-317 Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, M. K. Kaiser, & E. A. McAfee (1991) Seeing Beyond the Obvious: Understanding Perception in Everyday and Novel Environments, Presented at the 31st Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society (November, 1990) and at the 35th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors Society (September, 1991) Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1991) The visual world as a flight instrument: What we glean from the scene to control our machine, Presented at the Code F Vision Science and Technology Workshop, NASA Ames Research Center Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & L. . Mowafy (1991) Time to passage: The forgotten tau, Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 29, 477 Click to read more
W. W. Johnson, M. K. Kaiser, J. A. Perrone, & C. A. Awe (1991) Vehicle orientation: The perception of surface slant and glideslope, Presented at the Sixth International Symposium on Aviation Psychology Click to read more
W. W. Johnson, & M. K. Kaiser (1991) Visually Guided Control of Movement, NASA Conference Proceedings #3118 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1990) Angular velocity discrimination, Perception & Psychophysics, 47, 149-156 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, J. A. Perrone, G. J. Andersen, J. S. Lappin, & D. R. Proffitt (1990) The effect of motion on surface slant perception, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 31(4), 523 Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, M. K. Kaiser, & S. M. Whelan (1990) Understanding wheel dynamics, Cognitive Psychology, 22, 342-373 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1989) Angular velocity discrimination, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 30(3), 72 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & E. A. McAfee (1989) Angular velocity discrimination with a twist, Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 27, 487 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1989) Comparative psychophysics for the perception of rotation and translation in 3D space, Presented at the Fifth International Conference on Event Perception and Action Click to read more
D. L. Ronis, & M. K. Kaiser (1989) Correlates of breast self-examination in a sample of college women: Analyses of linear structural relations, Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 19, 1068-1084 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & D. R. Proffitt (1989) Human motion perception: Higher order organization, In A. B. Watson & J. B. Mulligan (Eds.), Vision Science and Technology at NASA: Results of a Workshop. NASA Technical Memorandum #102214 Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, & M. K. Kaiser (1989) Perceiving environmental properties from motion information: Minimal conditions, In S. R. Ellis, M. K. Kaiser, & A. J. Grunwald (Eds.), Spatial Displays and Spatial Instruments. NASA Conference Publication #10032 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & D. R. Proffitt (1989) Perceptual issues in scientific visualization, In W. E. Robbins & S. S. Fisher (Eds.), Three-Dimensional Visualization and Display Technologies: SPIE Proceedings Volume 1083 Click to read more
J. . Calderone, & M. K. Kaiser (1989) Visual acceleration detection: Effect of sign and motion orientation, Perception & Psychophysics, 45, 391-394 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & R. W. Remington (1988) Spatial cognition, In T. Tanner, Y. A. Clearwater, & M. M. Cohen (Eds.) Space Station Human Factors Research Review, Volume IV. NASA Conference Publication #2426 Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, D. L. Gilden, M. K. Kaiser, & S. M. Whelan (1988) The effect of configural orientation on apparent motion, Perception & Psychophysics, 43, 465-474 Click to read more
J. . Calderone, & M. K. Kaiser (1988) Visual acceleration detection: Effect of sign and motion orientation, Presented at the 68th Convention of the Western Psychological Association Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser (1987) A physicist's anschauungen concerning mental imagery, A review of "Imagery in Scientific Thought," by A. I. Miller. Contemporary Psychology, 32, 801-802 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & D. R. Proffitt (1987) Conceptual and perceptual understandings of mechanics, Presented at the Fourth International Conference on Event Perception and Action Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, A. J. Grunwald, & D. R. Proffitt (1987) Kinematic and kinetic appreciations of angular systems, Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 25, 340 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, D. R. Proffitt, D. L. Gilden, & S. M. Whelan (1987) Kinematic and kinetic organization in apparent motion, Presented at the 67th Annual Convention of the Western Psychological Association Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & D. R. Proffitt (1987) Observers' sensitivity to dynamic anomalies in collisions, Perception & Psychophysics, 42, 275-280 Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, & M. K. Kaiser (1987) Understanding natural dynmaics, Presented at the Fourth International Conference on Event Perception and Action Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, M. . McCloskey, & D. R. Proffitt (1986) Development of intuitive theories of motion: Curvilinear motion in the absence of external forces, Developmental Psychology, 22, 67-71 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, J. . Jonides, & J. . Alexander (1986) Intuitive reasoning on abstract and familiar physics problems, Memory & Cognition, 14, 308-312. To be reprinted in D. Balota & E. Marsh (Eds.) Cognitive Psychology: Essential Readings. New York: Psychology Press, 2003 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & D. R. Proffitt (1986) Swingtime: Observers' sensitivity to the dynamics of pendulums, Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 24, 342 Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, & M. K. Kaiser (1986) The use of computer graphics animation in motion perception research, Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers, 18, 487-492 Click to read more
D. R. Proffitt, & M. K. Kaiser (1986) Why you cannot see what holds a gyroscope, Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 24, 342 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, M. . McCloskey, & D. R. Proffitt (1985) Children's intuitive physics, Presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, J. . Jonides, & J. . Alexander (1985) Intuitive physics reasoning on abstract and common sense problems, Presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association Annual Meeting Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, D. R. Proffitt, & K. . Anderson (1985) Judgments of natural and anomalous trajectories in the presence and absence of motion, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 11, 795-803 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, D. R. Proffitt, & M. . McCloskey (1985) The development of beliefs about falling objects, Perception & Psychophysics, 38, 533-539 Click to read more
R. G. O'Brien, & M. K. Kaiser (1985) The MANOVA approach for analyzing repeated measures designs: An extensive primer, Psychological Bulletin, 97, 316-333 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, D. R. Proffitt, M. . Flannagan, & J. M. Sullivan (1985) When worlds collide: Observers' sensitivity to collision dynamics, Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 23, 281 Click to read more
M. . McCloskey, & M. K. Kaiser (1984) Children's intuitive physics, The Sciences, 24, 40-45 Click to read more
M. K. Kaiser, & D. R. Proffitt (1984) The development of sensitivity to causally-relevant dynamic information, Child Development, 55, 1614-1624 Click to read more
B. M. DePaulo, G. . Brittingham, & M. K. Kaiser (1983) Receiving competence-relevant help: Effects on reciprocity, affect, and sensitivity to the helper's nonverbally expressed needs, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 45, 1045-1060 Click to read more
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