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An experiment control system for the Amiga microcomputer

Coney, J. (1989) An experiment control system for the Amiga microcomputer. Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers, 21 (3). pp. 391-393.

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The Commodore Amiga microcomputer, with its powerful and versatile hardware features, is well-suited to many areas of behavioral research. The complexity of the hardware and software, however, creates considerable difficulties for the researcher who wishes to construct real-time experiment-control programs. The present article describes a coordinated package of routines that have been designed to support experiment-control programs written in FORTRAN 77. The package was constructed specifically for cognitive research on verbal processes, but is sufficiently flexible to be useful in a variety of other applications. The functions performed by the program include the construction of stimulus displays, response detection, and timing operations.

Publication Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Psychology
Publisher: Psychonomic Society Inc.
Copyright: © 1989 Psychonomic Society, Inc.
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