Poster 169: Taren Rohovit – Through the Eyes of an Expert: Evaluating holistic processing in architects using gaze-contingent viewing

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Faculty mentor: Trafton Drew

Studies in the psychology of visual expertise have tended to focus on a limited set of expert domains. Conclusions drawn from these data indicate that experts use parafoveal vision to process images holistically. In this study, we an as-of-yet-unstudied class of visual experts –architects– expecting similar results. However, our study’s data indicate that architects, though visual experts, may not employ the same holistic processing strategy analogously to their previously studied counterparts.

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