[Neuroscience] Re: Q on vestibular system: Acceleration or velocity?
(by m.kirkcaldie from removethis.unsw.edu.au)
Fri Apr 6 00:11:23 EST 2007
In article <QbrHh.661$7f.550 from trndny08>,
"Benjamin" <Benjamin from verizon.net> wrote:
> The "accelerations" and "velocities"
> are artifactual with respect to information-
> They 'just' tell the nervous system how
> to dynamically configure itself so that
> the actual information content can be
This is rather a good way to look at it I reckon - thanks Ken. Like
many signals processed by the cerebellum, it acts as a correction factor
or a compensator. I like the way you put it.
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