Contents

3.1 Overview

3.2 Peripheral Neural Mechanisms

3.2.1 Mechanoreception

3.2.2 Form and Texture Perception

3.2.2.1 Form Perception

3.2.2.1.1 Spatial Acuity

3.2.2.1.2 Pattern Recognition

3.2.2.1.3 Studies with the Optacon

3.2.2.1.4 Curvature Perception

3.2.2.2 Texture Perception

3.2.2.2.1 Roughness

3.2.2.2.2 Softness

3.2.2.3 Texture Perception with a Probe

3.3 Cortical Mechanisms

3.3.1 Function of Area 3b

3.3.2 Receptive Fields in Area 3b

3.3.3 Delayed Inhibition

3.3.4 Functional Implications

3.4 Conclusion References

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