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Christoph Witzel
Member of the Perception/action group
Postdoctoral researcher
Address : 45 rue des Saints-Peres, 75006 Paris
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PUBLICATIONS (by category, 1900 - 2017) by date -- 2005-2017

Journal article

Witzel, C., Racey, C., & O'Regan, J.K. (2017). The most reasonable explanation of “the dress”: implicit assumptions about illumination. Journal of Vision, 17(2), 1. pdf

Huebner, G., Shipworth, D.S., Gauthier, S., Witzel, C., Raynham, P., & Chan, W. (2016). Saving energy with light? Experimental studies assessing the impact of colour temperature on thermal comfort. Energy Research and Social Science, 15, 45-57. pdf

Witzel, C. (2016). New insights into the evolution of colour terms or an effect of saturation? iperception, 7(5), 1-4. pdf

Witzel, C. (2016). An easy way to show memory colour effects. iperception, 7(5), 1-11. pdf

Witzel, C., Van Alphen, C., Godau, C., & O'Regan, J.K. (2016). Uncertainty of sensory signal explains variation of color constancy. Journal of Vision, 16(15), 8. pdf

Witzel, C., Olkkonen, M., & Gegenfurtner, K.R. (2016). Memory affects colour appearance. Behavioural and Brain Sciences, in press.

Witzel, C., Cinotti, F., & O'Regan, J.K. (2015). What determines the relationship between color naming, unique hues, and sensory singularities: Illuminations, surfaces, or photoreceptors? Journal of Vision, 15(8), 1-32. pdf

Witzel, C. (2015). Commentary “An experimental study of gender and cultural differences in hue preference”. Frontiers in Psychology: Perception Science, 6, . pdf

Witzel, C., & Gegenfurtner, K.R. (2015). Categorical facilitation with equally discriminable colors. Journal of Vision, 15(8), 1-33. pdf

Witzel, C., & Gegenfurtner, K.R. (2015). Categorical perception for red and brown. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, . pdf

He, X., Witzel, C., Forder, L., Clifford, A., & Franklin, A. (2014). Color categories only affect post-perceptual processes when same- and different-category colors are equally discriminable. Journal of the Optical Society of America. A, Optics, image science, and vision, 31(4), A322-331. pdf

Maule, J., Witzel, C., & Franklin, A. (2014). Getting the gist of multiple hues: metric and categorical effects on ensemble perception of hue. Journal of the Optical Society of America. A, Optics, image science, and vision, 31(4), A93-A102. pdf

Sorokowski, P., Sorokowska, A., & Witzel, C. (2014). Sex differences in color preferences transcend extreme differences in culture and ecology. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 21(5), 1195-1201. pdf

Witzel, C., & Franklin, A. (2014). Do focal colors look particularly "colorful"? Journal of the Optical Society of America. A, Optics, image science, and vision, 31(4), A365-374. pdf

Rothen, N., Seth, A.K., Witzel, C., & Ward, J. (2013). Diagnosing synaesthesia with online colour pickers: maximising sensitivity and specificity. Journal of neuroscience methods, 215(1), 156-160. pdf

Witzel, C., & Gegenfurtner, K.R. (2013). Categorical sensitivity to color differences. Journal of vision, 13(7), . pdf

Witzel, C., & Gegenfurtner, K.R. (2011). Is there a lateralized category effect for color? Journal of vision, 11(12), . pdf

Witzel, C., Valkova, H., Hansen, T., & Gegenfurtner, K.R. (2011). Object knowledge modulates colour appearance. i-Perception, 2(1), 13-49. pdf

Olkkonen, M., Witzel, C., Hansen, T., & Gegenfurtner, K.R. (2010). Categorical color constancy for real surfaces. Journal of Vision, 10(9), . pdf


Book chapter

Witzel, C., & Hansen, T. (2015). Memory effects on colour perception. In A. J. Elliot & M. D. Fairchild (Ed) Handbook of color psychology. (pp. 641-665). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Witzel, C., & Gegenfurtner, K.R. (2015). Chromatic contrast sensitivity. In R. Luo (Ed) Encyclopedia of Color Science and Technology. (pp. 1-7). Heidelberg: Springer. pdf

Witzel, C., & Gegenfurtner, K.R. (2014). Category effects on colour discrimination. In W. Anderson, C. P. Biggam, C. A. Hough & C. J. Kay (Eds) Colour Studies. A broad spectrum. (pp. 200-211). Amsterdam: John Benjamin Publishing Company.

Witzel, C., & Gegenfurtner, K.R. (2014). Memory Colour. In R. Luo (Ed) Encyclopedia of Color Science and Technology. Heidelberg: Springer.

Witzel, C. (2011). Unterschiede in der Farbwahrnehmung. In A. Groh (Ed) Was ist Farbe? - Bunte Beiträge aus der Wissenschaft. (pp. 39-62). Berlin: Weidler.