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2017

Aguilar, G., Wichmann, F. A. and Maertens, M. (2017)
Comparing sensitivity estimates from MLDS and forced-choice methods in a slant-from-texture experiment
Journal of Vision, 17(1):37, 1–18

 
Rothkegel, L. O. M., Trukenbrod, H. A., Schütt, H. H., Wichmann, F. A. and Engbert, R. (2017)
The temporal evolution of the central fixation bias in scene viewing.
Journal of Vision (in press)

 

Schütt, H. H., Rothkegel, L., Trukenbrod, H. A., Reich, S., Wichmann, F. A. and Engbert, R. (2017)
Likelihood-Based Parameter Estimation and Comparison of Dynamical Cognitive Models
Psychological Review, 124(4), 505–524. [get PDF via e-mail]
  

Schütt, H. H. and Wichmann, F. A. (2017)
An image-computable psychophysical spatial vision model
Journal of Vision, 17(12):12, 1–35
 

Wallis, T. S. A., Funke, C. M., Ecker, A. S., Gatys, L. A., Wichmann, F. A. and Bethge, M. (2017)
A parametric texture model based on deep convolutional features closely matches texture appearance for humans.
Journal of Vision, 17(12):5, 1–29
 

Wallis, T. S. A., Tobias, S., Bethge, M. and Wichmann, F. A. (2017)
Detecting distortions of peripherally presented letter stimuli under crowded conditions
Attention, Perception and Psychophysics,  doi:10.3758/s13414-016-1245-x

Wichmann, F. A., Janssen, D. H. J., Geirhos, R., Aguilar, G., Schütt, H. H., Maertens, M., and Bethge, M. (2017)
Methods and measurements to compare men against machines.
Electronic Imaging, Human Vision and Electronic Imaging 2017, pp. 36-45(10)

2016

Jäkel, F., Singh, M., Wichmann, F. A. and Herzog, M. H. (2016)
An Overview of Quantitative Approaches in Gestalt Perception
Vision Research 126, 3-8
 

Mohr, J., Seyfarth, J., Lüschow, A., Weber, J. E., Wichmann, F. A., and Obermayer, K. (2016)
BOiS - Berlin object in scene database: Controlled photographic images for visual search experiments with quantified contextual priors.
Frontiers in Psychology, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00749.
 

Rothkegel, L., Trukenbrod, H., Schütt, H., Wichmann, F. A. and Engbert, R. (2016)
Influence of initial fixation position in scene viewing
Vision Research 129, 33-49
 

Schütt, H. H., Harmeling, S., Macke, J. H. and Wichmann, F. A. (2016)
Painfree and accurate Bayesian estimation of psychometric functions for (potentially) overdispersed data
Vision Research 122, 105-123
 

Schütt, H. H., Baier, F. and Fleming, R. W. (2016)
Perception of light source distance from shading patterns
Journal of Vision, 16(3):9, 1–20

 
Wallis, T. S. A., Bethge, M. and Wichmann, F. A. (2016)
Testing models of peripheral encoding using metamerism in an oddity paradigm
Journal of Vision, 16(2):4, 1–30

2015

Betz, T., Shapley, R. M., Wichmann, F. A. and Maertens, M. (2015)
Noise masking of White’s illusion exposes the weakness of current spatial filtering models of lightness perception.
Journal of Vision, 15(14):1, 1-17.


Betz, T., Shapley, R. M., Wichmann, F. A. and Maertens, M. (2015)
Testing the role of luminance edges in White’s illusion with contour adaptation.
Journal of Vision, 15(11):14, 1-16.


Engbert, R., Trukenbrod, H. A., Barthelmé, S. and Wichmann, F. A. (2015)
Spatial statistics and attentional dynamics in scene viewing.
Journal of Vision, 15(1):14, 1-17.

 
Maertens, M., Wichmann, F. A. and Shapley, R. M. (2015)
Context affects lightness at the level of surfaces.
Journal of Vision, 15(1):15, 1-15.

2014

Fründ, I., Wichmann, F. A. and Macke, J. H. (2014)
Quantifying the effect of intertrial dependence on perceptual decisions.
Journal of Vision, 14(7):9, 1-16

2013

Barthelmé, S., Trukenbrod, H. A., Engbert, R., and Wichmann, F. A. (2013)
Modeling fixation locations using spatial point processes.
Journal of Vision, 13(12):1, 1–34.
 
Gerhard, H. E., Wichmann, F. A. and Bethge, M. (2013)
How sensitive is the human visual system to the local statistics of natural images?
PLoS Computational Biology, 9(1):e1002873. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002873

 
Goris, R. L. T., Putzeys, T., Wagemans, J. and Wichmann, F. A. (2013)
A neural population model for visual pattern detection.
Psychological Review, 120(3):472–496. [get PDF via e-mail]

 
Maertens, M. and Wichmann, F. A. (2013)
When luminance increment thresholds depend on apparent lightness.
Journal of Vision, 13(6):21, 1–11.


Schönfelder, V. H. and Wichmann, F. A. (2013)
Identification of stimulus cues in narrow-band tone-in-noise detection using sparse observer models.
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 134(1):447–463.

 
Trukenbrod, H. A., Barthelmé, S., Wichmann, F. A. and Engbert, R. (2013)
Using spatial statistics to investigate within-trial correlations of human gaze positions.
In T. Pfeifer & K. Essig. Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Solutions for Automatic Gaze-Data Analysis 2013 (SAGA 2013).
Paper presented at SAGA 2013: Bielefeld, Germany (pp. 19–22). [get PDF via e-mail]

2012

Putzeys, T., Bethge, M., Wichmann, F. A., Wagemans, J. and Goris, R. L. T. (2012)
A new perceptual bias reveals suboptimal population decoding of sensory responses.
PLoS Computational Biology, 8(4), e1002453. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002453

 
Schönfelder, V. H. and Wichmann, F. A. (2012)
Sparse regularized regression identifies behaviorally-relevant stimulus features from psychophysical data.
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 131(5), 3953-3969.

2011

Fründ, I., Haenel, N. V. and Wichmann, F.A. (2011)
Inference for psychometric functions in the presence of nonstationary behavior.
Journal of Vision, 11(6:16), 1-19

 
Rosas, P. and Wichmann, F. A. (2011)
Cue Combination: Beyond Optimality
In J. Trommershäuser, K. Körding and M. S. Landy (Eds.), Sensory Cue Integration (pp. 144-152). Oxford: Oxford University Press. [get PDF via e-mail]

2010

Macke, J. H. and Wichmann, F. A. (2010)
Estimating predictive stimulus features from psychophysical data: the decision image technique applied to human faces.
Journal of Vision, 10(5:22), 1-24

Wichmann, F. A., Drewes, J., Rosas, P. and Gegenfurtner, K. R. (2010)
Animal detection in natural scenes: Critical features revisited.
Journal of Vision, 10(4), 1-27,6

2009

Goris, R. L. T., Wichmann, F. A. and Henning, G. B. (2009)
A neurophysiologically plausible population-code model for human contrast discrimination.

Journal of Vision, 9(7:15), 1-22

Jäkel, F., Schölkopf, B. and Wichmann, F. A. (2009)
Does cognitive science need kernels?
Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 13(9), 381-388

Kienzle, W., Franz, M. O., Schölkopf, B. and Wichmann, F. A. (2009)
Center-surround patterns emerge as optimal predictors for human saccade targets.
Journal of Vision, 9(5:7), 1-15,7

Thielscher, A. and Wichmann, F. A. (2009)
Determining the cortical target of transcranial magnetic stimulation.
NeuroImage, 47, 1319-1330

2008

Goris, R. L. T., Wagemans, J. and Wichmann, F. A. (2008)
Modelling contrast discrimination data suggests both the pedestal effect and stochastic resonance to be caused by the same mechanism.
Journal of Vision, 8(15:17), 1-21


Jäkel, F., Schölkopf, B. and Wichmann, F. A. (2008)
Similarity, kernels and the triangle inequality.
Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 52, 297-303. [get PDF via e-mail]


Jäkel, F., Schölkopf, B. and Wichmann, F. A. (2008)
Generalization and similarity in exemplar models of categorization: Insights from machine learning.
Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 15(2), 256-271. [get PDF via e-mail]

2007

Bethge, M., Wiecki, T. V. and Wichmann, F. A. (2007)
The Independent Components of Natural Images are Perceptually Dependent
Proceedings of the SPIE-ISandT
Human Vision and Electronic Imaging, 6492, A1-A12. [get PDF via e-mail]

 
Henning, G. B. and Wichmann, F. A. (2007)
Some observations on the pedestal effect.
Journal of Vision, 7(1:3), 1-15


Jäkel, F., Schölkopf, B. and Wichmann, F. A. (2007)
A tutorial on kernel methods for categorization.
Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 51(6), 343-358. [get PDF via e-mail]

 
Kienzle, W., Schölkopf, B., Wichmann, F. A. and Franz, M. O. (2007)
How to find interesting locations in video: a spatiotemporal interest point detector learned from human eye movements.
In F. A. Hamprecht, C. Schnörr and B. Jähne (Eds.), DAGM 2007 (Vol. 4713, pp. 405-414). [get PDF via e-mail]
 

Kienzle, W., Wichmann, F. A., Schölkopf, B. and Franz, M. O. (2007)
A Nonparametric Approach to Bottom-Up Visual Saliency
In B. Schölkopf, J. Platt and T. Hoffman (Eds.), Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 19 (pp. 689-696). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. [get PDF via e-mail]

 
Laub, J., Macke, J. H., Müller, K.-R. and Wichmann, F. A. (2007)
Inducing Metric Violations in Human Similarity Judgements
In B. Schölkopf, J. Platt and T. Hoffman (Eds.), (pp. 777–784). Presented at the Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 19, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. [get PDF via e-mail]

 
Rosas, P., Wichmann, F. A. and Wagemans, J. (2007)
Texture and object motion in slant discrimination: Failure of reliability-based weighting of cues may be evidence for strong fusion.

Journal of Vision, 7(6:3), 1-21

2006

Graf, A. B. A., Wichmann, F. A., Bülthoff, H. H. and Schölkopf, B. (2006)
Classification of faces in man and machine.
Neural Computation, 18, 143-165. [get PDF via e-mail]


Jäkel, F. and Wichmann, F. A. (2006)
Spatial four-alternative forced-choice method is the preferred psychophysical method for naive observers.
Journal of Vision, 6(11), 1307-1322
 

Kienzle, W., Wichmann, F. A., Schölkopf, B. and Franz, M. O. (2006)
Learning an interest operator from human eye movements
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (pp. 1-8). [get PDF via e-mail]

 
Wichmann, F. A., Braun, D. I. and Gegenfurtner, K. R. (2006)
Phase noise and the classification of natural images.
Vision Research, 46, 1520-1529. [get PDF via e-mail]

2005

Kammer, T., Puls, K., Strasburger, H., Hill, N. J. and Wichmann, F. A. (2005)
Transcranial magnetic stimulation in the visual system.
I. The psychophysics of visual suppression.

Experimental Brain Research, 160(1), 118-128. [get PDF via e-mail]


Kuss, M., Jäkel, F. and Wichmann, F. A. (2005)
Bayesian inference for psychometric functions.
Journal of Vision, 5, 478-492


Rosas, P., Ernst, M. O., Wagemans, J. and Wichmann, F. A. (2005)
Texture and haptic cues in slant discrimination: Reliability-based cue weighting without statistically optimal cue combination.
Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 22(5), 801-809. [get PDF via e-mail]

 
Wagemans, J., Wichmann, F. A. and Op de Beeck, H. (2005)
Visual Perception I: Basic Principles
In K. Lamberts and R. L. Goldstone (Eds.), Handbook of Cognition (pp. 3-47). London: Sage Publications.
[get PDF via e-mail]


Wichmann, F. A., Graf, A. B. A., Simoncelli, E. P., Bülthoff, H. H. and Schölkopf, B. (2005)
Machine learning applied to perception: decision-images for gender classification
In L. K. Saul, Y. Weiss and L. Bottou (Eds.), Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 17 (pp. 1489-1496). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. [get PDF via e-mail]

2004

Graf, A. B. A. and Wichmann, F. A. (2004)
Insights from Machine Learning Applied to Human Visual Classification
In S. Thrun, L. Saul and B. Schölkopf (Eds.), Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 16 (pp. 905-912). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. [get PDF via e-mail]

 
Rosas, P., Wichmann, F. A. and Wagemans, J. (2004)
Some observations on the effects of slant and texture type on slant-from-texture.
Vision Research, 44(13), 1511-1535

2002

Bird, C. M., Henning, G. B. and Wichmann, F. A. (2002)
Contrast discrimination with sinusoidal gratings of different spatial frequency.
Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 19(7), 1267-1273. [get PDF via e-mail]

 
Graf, A. B. A. and Wichmann, F. A. (2002)
Gender Classification of Human Faces
In H H Bülthoff, S.-W. Lee, T. A. Poggio and C. Wallraven (Eds.), Biologically Motivated Computer Vision (Vol. 2525, pp. 491-501). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag. [get PDF via e-mail]
 

Henning, G. B., Bird, C. M. and Wichmann, F. A. (2002)
Contrast discrimination with pulse trains in pink noise.
Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 19(7), 1259-1266. [get PDF via e-mail]


Wichmann, F. A., Sharpe, L. T. and Gegenfurtner, K. R. (2002)
The contributions of color to recognition memory for natural scenes.
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 28(3), 509-520. [get PDF via e-mail]

2001

Wichmann, F. A. and Hill, N. J. (2001)
The psychometric function: I. Fitting, sampling and goodness-of-fit.
Perception and Psychophysics, 63(8), 1293-1313


Wichmann, F. A. and Hill, N. J. (2001)
The psychometric function: II. Bootstrap-based confidence intervals and sampling.
Perception and Psychophysics, 63(8), 1314-1329

1998

Gegenfurtner, K. R., Wichmann, F. A. and Sharpe, L. T. (1998)
The contribution of color to visual memory in x-chromosome-linked dichromats.
Vision Research, 38(7), 1041-1045


Wichmann, F. A. and Henning, G. B. (1998)
No role for motion blur in either motion detection or motion based image segmentation.
Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 15(2), 297-306. [get PDF via e-mail]