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Workshop "From peripheral to transsaccadic and foveal perception"

Castle Rauischholzhausen
Jan Drewes

Place: Castle Rauischholzhausen
Date: August 2019, 14th (noon) - 16th (noon)
Organizers: Matteo Valsecchi (University of Gießen) & Alexander Schütz (University of Marburg)

Invited speakers

  • Paola Binda (University of Pisa, Italy)
  • James Bisley (University of California, Los Angeles, USA)
  • Fred Hamker (Technical University Chemnitz, Germany)
  • Arvid Herwig (University Bielefeld, Germany)
  • Zhaoping Li (University of Tübingen; MPI for Biological Cybernetics, Germany)
  • Casimir Ludwig (University of Bristol, UK)
  • David Melcher (University of Trento, Italy)
  • Antje Nuthmann (Kiel University, Germany)
  • Martin Rolfs (Humboldt University Berlin, Germany)
  • Ruth Rosenholtz (MIT, USA)
  • Bilge Sayim (University of Lille, CNRS, France; University of Bern, Switzerland)
  • Stefan van der Stigchel (Utrecht University, Netherlands)
  • Preeti Verghese (Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute, USA)
  • Eckart Zimmermann (University Düsseldorf, Germany)

Information for applicants

We have a limited number of slots for poster presentations. If you want to apply, please send your CV and an abstract (300 words maximum) in one PDF to until June, 10th. The registration fee is 240€ and includes lodging and all meals during the workshop.



Collaborative research center: Cardinal mechanisms of perception


ERC Starting Grant: Calibration and integration of peripheral and foveal information

Special issue in Journal of Vision

Journal of Vision publishes a special issue on the topic of the workshop. Please find more information on the website of Journal of Vision.