Skip to Content

AFB American Foundation®
for the Blind

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss

Cover of

The Acuity of Echolocation: Spatial Resolution in Sighted Persons Compared to the Performance of an Expert Who Is Blind (Online)

Formats Available and Product Details

Formats Available Price
Online $8.95

Description of The Acuity of Echolocation: Spatial Resolution in Sighted Persons Compared to the Performance of an Expert Who Is Blind



Abstract: Compared with the echolocation performance of an expert who is blind, sighted novices rapidly learned size and position discrimination with surprising precision. We used a novel task to characterize the population distribution of echolocation skills in sighted persons and report the highest-known human echolocation acuity in the expert who is blind.

Online Product Details:

ISBN: jvib050103
Year of publication: 2011
Availability: Immediately

Review The Acuity of Echolocation: Spatial Resolution in Sighted Persons Compared to the Performance of an Expert Who Is Blind

Other Titles by Santani Teng , David Whitney