Psychology 465A

Dr. Lawrence M. Ward




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Syllabus and assignments                                                                                                                                               PDFs of Lecture Slides              

Syllabus 2013                                                                                                                                                                     Theories and Models

Assignment 1                                                                                                                                                                               Computers and Computing

Assignment 2                                                                                                                                                                      Computer Simulation     

Assignment 3                                                                                                                                                                     Signal Detection Theory  

Final assignment                                                                                                                                                               SDT Simulation


Lecture Notes                                                                                   URL for binary math demo                                     Neural Nets

1. Computers and computer simulation                                      Binary Math Demo

2. Theories and models

3. Signal Detection Theory                                                             Simulation of Romantic Love Model

4. Simulating Signal Detection Theory                                         Love

5. Markovian observer

6. Nonlinear dynamics and chaos

7. Synchronous oscillations

8. Neural nets

9. Neural net slides


Pass/fail MATLAB Programming Exercises

Exercise 1

Exercise 2