Dr. Jan Churan

Jan Churan

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Contact information

+49 6421 28-24115 jan.churan@physik 1 Karl-von-Frisch-Straße 8a
35032 Marburg
K|06 Institutsgebäude (Room: 00005)

Organizational unit

Philipps-Universität Marburg Physik (Fb13) Neurophysics Neurophysics

Research Assistant


SFB TRR/135 A1 & A2

Prediction of position and motion during saccadic and smooth pursuit eye movements

Predicitve perception of self-motion

Selected publications

Churan J., Braun D.I., Gegenfurtner K.R., Bremmer F. (2018): Comparison of the precision of smooth pursuit in humans and head unrestrained monkeys.
Journal of Eye Movement Research 11(4):6,1-15. doi: 10.16910/jemr.11.4.6

Churan J., von Hopffgarten A., Bremmer F. (2018): Eye movements during path integration. Physiological Reports 6(22):e13921. doi: 10.14814/phy2.13921

Bremmer F., Churan J., Lappe M. (2017): Heading representations in primates are compressed by saccades. Nat Communications 8(1):920. doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-01021-5.

Churan J., Paul J., Klingenhoefer S., Bremmer F. (2017): Integration of visual and tactile information in reproduction of traveled distance. Journal of neurophysiology 118(3):1650-1663. doi: 10.1152/jn.00342.2017. Epub 2017 Jun 28.

Richard A., Churan J., Whitford V., O'Driscoll G.A., Titone D., Pack C.C. (2014): Perisaccadic perception of visual space in people with schizophrenia. Journal of Neuroscience 34(14):4760-5. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4744-13. 2014.

Churan J., Guitton D., and Pack C. C. (2012): Perisaccadic remapping and rescaling of visual responses in macaque superior colliculus. PLoS ONE 7(12): e52195. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0052195.

Churan J., Guitton D., and Pack C. C. (2012): Spatiotemporal structure of visual receptive fields in macaque Superior Colliculus.Journal of neurophysiology 108: 2653-2667.

Churan J., Guitton D., and Pack C. C. (2011): Context dependence of receptive field remapping in superior colliculus. Journal of neurophysiology 106: 1862-1874.

Churan J., Richard A. G., Pack C. C. (2009): Interaction of spatial and temporal factors in psychophysical estimates of surround suppression. Journal of Vision, 9(4):15, 1–15, doi:10.1167/9.4.15.

Churan J., Khawaja F.A., Tsui J.M.G., Pack C.C. (2008): Brief motion stimuli preferentially activate surround suppressed neurons in macaque visual area MT. Current Biology (18), 22, R1051-R1052.

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