William W. Stine

Department Chair , Psychology

Phone: (603) 862-2823
Office: Psychology, McConnell Hall Rm 468B, Durham, NH 03824
William Stine


  • Ph.D., Experimental Psychology, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • M.S., Experimental Psychology, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • B.S., Applied Psychology, Georgia Institute of Technology

Research Interests

  • Visual perception, with an emphasis on stereopsis, motion, and mathematical models

Courses Taught

  • INCO 790: Adv Rsrch Exp/Psychology
  • PSYC 511: Sensation and Perception
  • PSYC 710: Visual Perception
  • PSYC 894: Advanced Research
  • PSYC 917: Adv Sem/Sense & Percpt Process
  • PSYC 999: Doctoral Research

Selected Artistic Activities & Publications

Stine, W. W., Levesque, P. A., Lusignan, M. E., & Kitt, A. J. (2017). Motion-Induced Blindness Using Increments and Decrements of Luminance. Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences. Section B. Natural, Exact, and Applied Sciences., 71(5), 372-379. doi:10.1515/prolas-2017-0063

Larkin, E. T., & Stine, W. W. (2017). The Discovery of the Venetian Blind Effect: A Translation of Münster (1941). i-Perception, 8(4), 204166951771547. doi:10.1177/2041669517715475

Spider on Astilbe. (2013).

Fly on a Lily Leaf (2013).

Dobias, J. J., & Stine, W. W. (2012). Temporal dynamics of the Venetian blind effect. Vision Research, 60, 79-94. doi:10.1016/j.visres.2012.02.013

Khutoryansky, N., Filley., Dobias., & Stine, W. W. (2011). An Investigation of the Venetian Blind Effect. Seeing and Perceiving, 24(3), 241-292. doi:10.1163/187847511X580366

Drugan, R. C., Christianson, J. P., Stine, W. W., & Soucy, D. P. (2009). Swim stress-induced ultrasonic vocalizations forecast resilience in rats. Behavioural Brain Research, 202(1), 142-145. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2009.03.021

Sparrow, J. E., & Wren Stine, W. M. (1998). The perceived rigidity of rotating eight-vertex geometric forms: extracting nonrigid structure from rigid motion. Vision Research, 38(4), 541-556. doi:10.1016/S0042-6989(97)00164-8

Stine, W. W. (1989). Interobserver relational agreement.. Psychological Bulletin, 106(2), 341-347. doi:10.1037/0033-2909.106.2.341

Stine, W. W. (1989). Meaningful inference: The role of measurement in statistics.. Psychological Bulletin, 105(1), 147-155. doi:10.1037/0033-2909.105.1.147

Most Cited Publications