Sänger, J., Bechtold, L., Schoofs, D., Blaszkewicz, M., & Wascher, E. (2014). The influence of acute stress on attention mechanisms and its electrophysiological correlates. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 8. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2014.00353


Wascher, E., Rasch, B., Sänger, J., Hoffmann, S., Schneider, D., Rinkenauer, G., Heuer, H., & Gutberlet, I. (2014). Frontal theta activity reflects distinct aspects of mental fatigue. Biological Psychology, 96, 57-65.


Wascher, E., Schneider, D., Hoffmann, S., Beste, C., & Sänger, J. (2012). When compensation fails: Perceptual deficits in healthy ageing caused by visual distraction. Neuropsychologia, 50, 3185-3192.


Sänger, J. & Schneider, D., Beste, C., & Wascher, E. (2012). Sex differences in competition-based attentional selection. Journal of Psychology, 220 (2), 90-97.


Niccolai V, Jennes J, van Leeuwen T & Stoerig P (2012) Modality and variability of synaesthetic experience.

American Journal of Psychology 125, 81-94. [Abstract]

Niccolai V, Van Leeuwen TM, Blakemore C, Stoerig P (2012) Synaesthetic perception of colour and visual space in a blind subject: An fMRI case study. Consciousness and Cognition 21, 889-899

Niccolai V, Wascher E, Stoerig P (2012) Distinct neural processes in grapheme-colour synaesthetes and semantic controls. European Journal of Neuroscience. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2012.08270.x. [Epub ahead of print]


Gajewski PD, & Stoerig P (2011) N170 – An index of categorical face perception? An ERP study of human, nonhuman primate, and dog faces.
Journal of Psychophysiology 25, 174-179. doi: 10.1027/0269-8803/a000057 [Abstract]

Stoerig P (2011) Task-irrelevant blindsight and the impact of invisible stimuli. Frontiers in Psychology 2, article 66. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00066 [Abstract] [Full Text]

Cowey A, Alexander I, Stoerig P (2011) Transneuronal retrograde degeneration after damage to visual area V1: evaluation by measuring the optic tract in monkeys and human subjects. Brain 134, 2149-2157. doi:10.1093/brain/awr125 [Abstract] [Full Text]

Sänger J, & Wascher E (2011) The influence of extrinsic motivation on competition-based selection. Behavioural Brain Research, 224(1), 58-64. [Abstract]


Stoerig P (2010) Cueless blindsight.
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, doi:10.3389/neuro.09.074.2009 [Abstract] [Full Text]


Wascher, E., Hoffmann, S., Sänger, J., & Grosjean, M. (2009). Visuo-spatial processing and the N1 component of the ERP.
Psychophysiology, 46 (6), 1270-1277. [Abstract]

Stoerig P, Cowey A (2009) Blindsight. In: Wilken P, Cleeremans A, et al. (eds) Oxford Companion to Consciousness.
Oxford University Press, Oxford, New York/NY, 112-116 [Abstract]

Gajewski P, Schlegel K, Stoerig P (2009) Effects of human race and face inversion on the N170.
Journal of Psychophysiology 22, 157-165 [Abstract]


Stoerig P (2008) Functional rehabilitation of partial cortical blindness?
Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience 26, 291-303 [Abstract]

Proulx, M.J., Stoerig, P., Ludowig, E., & Knoll, I. (2008). Seeing 'Where' through the Ears: Effects of Learning-by-Doing and Long-Term Sensory Deprivation on Localization based on Image-to-Sound Substitution. PLoS ONE, Vol. 3 (3), e1840 undefined[Full Text]

Proulx MJ, Egeth HE (2008) Biased-competition and visual search: the role of luminance and size contrast.
Psychological Research 72, 106-113 [Abstract]

Gajewski P, Stoerig P, Falkenstein M (2008) ERP–correlates of response selection in a response conflict paradigm.
Brain Research 1189, 127-134 [Abstract]

Meng Liang, Tessa M. van Leeuwen, Michael J. Proulx (2008). Propagation of Brain Activity during Audiovisual Integration
The Journal of Neuroscience, September 3, 2008, 28(36):8861– 8862,8861 [Abstract]

Cowey A, Alexander I, Stoerig P (2008) A blindsight conundrum: What to do when there is no correct response.
Neuropsychologia 46, 870-878 [Abstract]

Schröder A, Wist ER, Hömberg V (2008) TENS and optokinetic stimulation in neglect therapy after cerebrovascular accident: a randomized controlled study.
European Journal of Neurology 15, 922-927


Stoerig P (2007) Hunting the ghost: toward a neuroscience of consciousness.
In: Zelazo PD, Moscovitch M, Thompson E (Eds): Cambridge Handbook of Consciousness. Cambridge University Press, New York, pp 707-730 [Abstract]

Stoerig P, Cowey A (2007) Blindsight.
Current Biology 17, R822-R824 [Abstract]

Prieto EA, Barnikol UB, Soler EP, Dolan K, Hesselmann G, Mohlberg H, Amunts K, Zilles K, Niedeggen M, Tass PA (2007) Timing of V1/V2 and V5+ activations during coherent motion of dots: An MEG study. Neuroimage 37, 1384-1395

Proulx, M. J. (2007). Turning on the spotlight: do attention and luminance contrast affect neuronal responses in the same way?
The Journal of Neuroscience, 27, 13043-13044. [Abstract]

Proulx, M. J. (2007). The Strategic Control of Attention in Visual Search: Top-Down and Bottom-Up Processes.
Saarbruecken: VDM Verlag Dr. Müller.

Homa D, Proulx M J, Blair M (2007, May 10) The modulating influence of category size on the classification of exception patterns.
Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology (DOI 10.1080/17470210701238883). [Abstract]


Proulx MJ, Stoerig P (2006) Seeing sounds and tingling tongues: Qualia in synaesthesia and sensory substitution.
Anthropology & Philosophy 7, 135-151 [Abstract]

Proulx, M. J. & Serences, J. T. (2006). Searching for an oddball: neural correlates of singleton detection mode in parietal cortex.
The Journal of Neuroscience, 26, 12631-12632. [Abstract]

Stoerig P (2006) The impact of invisible stimuli.
Science 314, 1694-1695 [Abstract]  [Full Text]

Breitmeyer BG, Stoerig P (2006) Neural correlates and levels of conscious and unconscious vision.
In: Breitmeyer BG, Ogmen H (Eds): The First Half Second. MIT-Press, Cambridge/MA, pp.35-47

Stoerig P (2006) Blindsight, Conscious Vision, and the Role of Primary Visual Cortex.
Progress in Brain Research 155, 217-234 [Abstract]

Barnikol UB, Amunts K, Dammers J, Mohlberg H, Fieseler T, Malikovic A, Zilles K, Niedeggen M, Tass PA (2006) Pattern reversal visual evoked responses of V1/V2 and V5/MT as revealed by MEG combned with probabilistic cytoarchitectonic maps.
NeuroImage 31, 86-108. Epub 2006 May 30. [Abstract]

Niedeggen M, Hesselmann G, Sahraie A, Milders M. (2006) ERPs predict the appearance of visual stimuli in a temporal selection task.
NeuroImage 31, Brain Res. 2006 Jun 30;1097(1):205-15. [Abstract]

Niedeggen M, Heil M, Harris CL. (2006) 'Winner-take-all' competition among real and illusory words.
Neuroreport. 2006 Apr 3;17(5):493-7. [Abstract]

Hesselmann G, Niedeggen M, Sahraie A, Milders M. (2006) Specifying the distractor inhibition account of attention-induced motion blindness.
Vision Res. 2006 Mar;46(6-7):1048-56. Epub 2005 Nov 23. [Abstract]

Hay JL, Milders MM, Sahraie A, Niedeggen M. (2006) The effect of perceptual load on attention-induced motion blindness: the efficiency of selective inhibition.
J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform. 2006 Aug;32(4):885-907. [Abstract]


Pollok B, Schnitzler I, Stoerig P, Mierdorf T, Schnitzler A (2005) Image-to-sound conversion: experience-induced plasticity in auditory cortex of blindfolded adults.
Exp Brain Res 167: 287–291 [Abstract]

Niedeggen M, Jörgens S (2005) Visuelle Wahrnehmungsstörungen.
Hogrefe-Verlag, Göttingen.[Abstract]


Milders M, Hay J, Sahraie A, Niedeggen M. (2004) Central inhibition ability modulates attention-induced motion blindness.
Cognition. 2004 Dec;94(2):B23-33. [Abstract]

Cowey A, Stoerig P (2004) Stimulus cueing in blindsight.
Progress in Brain Research 144, 261-277 [Abstract]

Niedeggen M, Hesselmann G, Sahraie A, Milders M, Blakemore C. (2004) Probing the prerequisites for motion blindness.
J Cogn Neurosci. 2004 May;16(4):584-97. [Abstract]

Niedeggen M, Heil M, Ludowig E, Rolke B, Harris CL. (2004) Priming illusory words: an ERP approach.
Neuropsychologia. 2004;42(6):745-53. [Abstract]


Cowey A, Hodinott-Hill I, Stoerig P (2003) Chromatic priming in hemianopic visual fields.
Experimental Brain Research 152, 95-105

Mayr S, Niedeggen M, Buchner A, Pietrowsky R (2003) ERP correlates of auditory negative priming.
Cognition. 2003 Dec;90(2):B11-21. [Abstract]

Stoerig P (2003) Blindsehen.
Gehirn & Geist 2, 76-80


Niedeggen M, Sahraie A, Hesselmann G, Milders M, Blakemore C (2002) Is experimental motion blindness due to sensory suppression? An ERP approach.
Cognitive Brain Research 13, 241-247 [Abstract]

Stoerig P (2002) Blindsehen.
In: P.Thier, H-O Karnath (Eds): Neuropsychologie. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 85-92

Stoerig P (2002) Neural correlates of consciousness as state and trait.
In: L.Nadel, (Ed.): Encyclopedia of Cognitive Neuroscience,MacMillan Press, London, 233-240

Stoerig P, Zontanou A, Cowey A (2002) Aware or unaware? Assessment of cortical blindness in four men and a monkey.
Cerebral Cortex 12, 565-574 [Abstract]

Toni I, Thoenissen D, Zilles K, Niedeggen M (2002) Movement preparation and working memory: A behavioural dissociation.
Experimental Brain Research 142, 158-162 [Abstract]


Goebel R, Muckli L, Zanella F, Singer W, Stoerig P (2001) Sustained extrastriate cortical activation without visual awareness revealed by fMRI studies of hemianopic patients.
Vision Research 41 (2001) 1459–1474 [Abstract]

Stoerig P, Barth E (2001) Low-level phenomeal vision despite unilateral destruction of primary visual cortex.
Consciousness and Cognition, 10, 574-587, 2001. [Abstract]

Stoerig P (2001) The neuroanatomy of phenomenal vision.
In: P.C.Marijuan (ed): Cajal and Consciousness: Scientific Approaches to Consciousness on the Centennial of Ramon y Cajal's Textura, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Vol. 929 [Abstract]

Azari NP, Nickel J, Wunderlich G, Niedeggen M, Hefter H, Tellmann L, Herzog H, Stoerig P, Birnbacher D, Seitz RJ (2001) Neural correlates of religious experience
European Journal of Neuroscience 13, 1649-1652 [Abstract]

Cowey A, Johnson H, Stoerig P (2001) The retinal projection to the pregeniculate nucleus in normal and destriate monkeys.
European Journal of Neuroscience 13, 279-290 [Abstract]

Cowey A, Stoerig P (2001) Detection and discrimination of chromatic information in monkeys with unilateral striate cortical ablation.
European Journal of Neuroscience 14: 1320-1330 [Abstract]

Kleiser R, Niedeggen M, Wittsack J, Goebel R, Stoerig P (2001) Is V1 necessary for conscious vision in areas of relative cortical blindness?
NeuroImage 13, 654-661 [Abstract]

Niedeggen M, Wichmann P, Stoerig P (2001) Change blindness and time to consciousness.
European Journal of Neuroscience 14, 1-10 [Abstract]

Sahraie A, Milders M, Niedeggen M (2001). Attention induced motion blindness.
Vision Research 41, 1613-1617 [Abstract]

Stoerig P (2001) Blindsight.
In: P.Winn (Ed.): Dictionary of Biological Psychology. Routledge, London, pp.109-110

Stoerig P (2001) Consciousness.
In: P.Winn (Ed.): Dictionary of Biological Psychology. Routledge, London, pp.179-180

Stoerig P (2001) Cortical blindness.
In: P.Winn (Ed.): Dictionary of Biological Psychology. Routledge, London, pp. 186-187

Stoerig P (2001) Sehen oder Blindsehen?
Neuroforum (add.), 58-59

Stoerig P, Barth E (2001) A note on (k)nots.
Consciousness and Cognition 10, 591-593

Wist ER, Ehrenstein WH (2001) Sport und dynamische Sehschärfe: Ein neuer Ansatz zur Prüfung des dynamischen Sehens (Sport and dynamic vision: A new approach in assessing dynamic vision).
Z. prakt. Augenheilkunde 22, 433-436


Rutschmann R. M., Schrauf M., and Greenlee M. W. (2000) Brain activation during dichoptic presentation of optic flow stimuli.
Exp. Brain Res. 134: 533-537 [Abstract]

Schrauf M., and Spillmann L. (2000) The Scintillating Grid Illusion in Stereo Depth.
Vision Research 40: 717-721 [Abstract]

Schrauf M., Wist E. R., and Ehrenstein W. H. (2000) The Scintillating Grid Illusion during smooth pursuit, stimulus motion, and brief exposure in humans.
Neuroscience Letters, 284, 126-128 [Abstract]

Stoerig P (2000) Wege zur Gesichtsfeldwiederherstellung.
Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 11, 91-93

Stoerig P (2000) Mind and body: The properties of living organisms.
In: Changing Concepts of Nature at the Turn of the Millenium. Proceedings of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences 95, Vatican , pp.121-140

Wist E. R., Schrauf M., and Ehrenstein W. H. (2000) Dynamic vision based on motion-contrast: changes with age in adults.
Exp. Brain Res., 134, 295-300 [Abstract]


Cowey A, Stoerig P (1999) Spectral sensitivity in macaque monkeys following unilateral ablation of primary visual cortex.
European Journal of Neuroscience 11, 2114-2120 [Abstract]

Cowey A, Stoerig P, Williams C (1999) Variance in transneuronal retrograde ganglion cell degeneration in monkeys after removal of striate cortex: effects of the size of the cortical lesion.
Vision Research 39, 3642-3652 [Abstract]

Niedeggen M, Wist ER (1999) Characteristics of visual evoked potentials generated by motion coherence onset.
Cognitive Brain Research, 8, 95-105. [Abstract]

Schrauf M., Wist E. R., and Ehrenstein W. H. (1999) Development of dynamic vision based on motion contrast.
Exp. Brain Res., 124, 469-473 [Abstract]

Stoerig P (1999) Blindsight.
In: R.Wilson, F.Keil (Eds.): The MIT-Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences. MIT-Press: Cambridge/MA, pp.88-90


Cowey A, Stoerig P, Le Mare C (1998) Effects of unseen stimuli on reaction times to seen stimuli in monkeys with blindsight.
Consciousness & Cognition 7, 312-323 [Abstract]

Stoerig P, Kleinschmidt A, Frahm J (1998) No visual responses in denervated V1: high-resolution functional magnetic resonance imaging of a blindsight patient.
NeuroReport 9, 21-25 [Abstract]

Stoerig P (1998) Blindsight.
In: Huber A, Koempf D (eds.): Klinische Neuroophthalmologie. Georg Thieme Verlag, Stuttgart, New York, pp. 375-377

Stoerig P (1998) Wavelength processing vs color perception: evidence from blindsight and color-blind sight.
In: Backhaus W, Kliegl P, Werner JS (eds): Color Vision - Perspectives from Different Disciplines. De Gruyter, Berlin, pp. 131-147

Stoerig P (1998) When are we conscious of visual events? Overview.
In: S.R.Hameroff, A.W.Kaszniak, A.C.Scott (Eds.): Toward a Science of Consciousness II: The Second Tucson Discussions and Debates. MIT-Press, Cambridge/MA, pp.293-295.

Stoerig P (1998) Varieties of vision: From blind responses to conscious recognition.
In: S.R.Hameroff, A.W.Kaszniak, A.C.Scott (Eds.): Toward a Science of Consciousness II: The Second Tucson Discussions and Debates. MIT-Press, Cambridge/MA, pp297-308 (originally published in Trends Neurosci. 19, 401-406 (1996).

Wist ER, Ehrenstein WH, Schrauf M (1998) A computer-assisted test for the electropysiological and psychophysical measurement of dynamic visual function based on motion contrast.
Journal of Neuroscience Methods 80, 41-47


Stoerig P, Cowey A (1997) Blindsight in man and monkey.
Brain 120, 535-559 [Abstract]

Cowey A, Stoerig P (1997) Visual detection in monkeys with blindsight.
Neuropsychologia 35, 929-939 [Abstract]

Stoerig P (1997) When is vision conscious?
Journal of the National Institute of Health 9,37-41

Stoerig P (1997) Psychoneurobiologie des Blindsehens.
In: Kasten E, Kreutz MR, Sabel BA (eds): Neuropsychologie in Forschung und Praxis. Jahrbuch der Medizinischen Psychologie 12. Hogrefe-Verlag, Göttingen, Bern. pp. 87-94

Stoerig P (1997) Consciousness and the matter of perception.
In: P.Arhem, H.Liljenström, U.Svedin (Eds.): Matter Matters. On the Material Basis of the Cognitive Activity of Mind. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, pp. 219-233

Stoerig P (1997) Phenomenal vision and apperception: Evidence from Blindsight.
Mind and Language 12, 224-237

Schrauf M, Lingelbach B, Wist ER (1997) The scintillating grid illusion.
Vision Research 37, 1033-1038


Stoerig P, Faubert J, Ptito M, Leporé F, Ptito A (1996) No Blindsight following Hemidecortication in Human Subjects.
In: NeuroReport 7, 1990-1995 [Abstract]

Stoerig P (1996) Varieties of vision: From blind responses to conscious recognition.
Trends in Neuroscience 19,401-406 [Abstract]


Cowey A, Stoerig P (1995) Blindsight in monkeys.
Nature 373, 247-249 [Abstract]

Stoerig P, Cowey A (1995) Visual perception and phenomenal consciousness.
Behavioural Brain Research 71, 147-156 [Abstract]


Stoerig P (1987) Chromaticity and Achromaticity. Evidence for a Functional Differentiation in Visual Field Deffects.
Brain (1987), 110,869-886

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