Kiel Visual Perception Lab

Department of Psychology at the Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel

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PD Dr. rer. nat. habil. Franz Faul

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Department of Psychology
Olshausenstr. 62
D-24098 Kiel
Germany (Mail)

Wilhelm-Seelig-Platz 6
Room 306
D-24098 Kiel (Visitors)

Phone: +49-431-880-7530
Fax: +49-431-880-5320

Office Hours

By appointment

Research Interests (top)

Visual perception
Perceptual Transparency
Color Perception
Statistical Power Analysis

Teaching (top)

WS 2016: PSY_B_5: Seminar zu Wahrnehmung und Kognition

Publications (top)

Wendt, G. & Faul, F. (in press). Increasing the complexity of the illumination may reduce gloss constancy. i-Perception

Faul, F. (2017). Toward a perceptually uniform parameter space for filter transparency. ACM Transactions on Applied Perception, 14, 1-21.

Schlüter, N. & Faul, F. (2016). Matching the material of transparent objects: the role of background distortions. i-Perception, 7(5). doi:10.1177/2041669516669616 [html] [pdf]

Faul, F. & Falkenberg, C. (2015). Transparent layer constancy under changes in illumination color: Does task matter? Vision Research. 116, 53-76

Schlüter, N. & Faul, F. (2014). Are optical distortions used as a cue for material properties of thick transparent objects? Journal of Vision,14(14):2; doi: 10.1167/14.14.2

Ekroll, V. & Faul, F. (2013). Perceptual organization in colour perception: Inverting the gamut expansion effect. i-Perception, 4, 328-332. Link

Ekroll, V. & Faul, F. (2013). Transparency perception: the key to understanding simultaneous color contrast. Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 30, 342-352. [Preprint pdf]

Faul, F. & Ekroll, V. (2012). Transparent layer constancy. Journal of Vision, 12(12): 7; doi: 10.1167/12.12.7

Ekroll, V. & Faul, F. (2012). Basic characteristics of simultaneous color contrast revisited. Psychological Science. doi: 10.1177/0956797612443369

Ekroll, V. & Faul, F. (2012). New laws of simultaneous contrast?. Seeing and Perceiving, 25, 107-141. [preprint]

Faul, F. & Ekroll, V. (2011). On the filter approach to perceptual transparency. Journal of Vision, 11(7):7,1-33; , doi:10.1167/11.7.7

Ekroll, V., Faul, F. & Wendt, G. (2011). The strengths of simultaneous colour contrast and the gamut expansion effect correlate across observers: Evidence for a common mechanism. Vision Research, 3(9), 311-322, doi:10.1016/j.visres.2010.11.009 [preprint]

Erdfelder, E., Faul, F., Buchner, A., & Cüpper, L. (2010). Effektgröße und Teststärke. In H. Holling & B. Schmitz (Hrsg.), Handbuch der Psychologischen Methoden und Evaluation. (S. 358-369). Göttingen: Hogrefe.

Wendt, G., Faul, F., Ekroll, V. & Mausfeld, R. (2010). Disparity, motion, and color information improve gloss constancy performance. Journal of Vision, 10(9):7; doi:10.1167/10.9.7

Faul, F., Erdfelder, E., Buchner, A. & Lang, A.G. (2009). Statistical power analyses using G*Power 3.1: tests for correlation and regression analyses. Behavioral Research Methods, 41, 1149-1160.

Ekroll, V. & Faul, F. (2009). A simple model describes large individual differences in simultaneous colour contrast. Vision Research, 49(18), 2261-2272, doi:10.1016/j.visres.2009.06.015. [preprint]

Ekroll, V., Faul, F., & Golz, J. (2008). Classification of apparent motion percepts based on temporal factors. Journal of Vision, 8(4):31, 1-22,, doi:10.1167/8.4.31

Faul, F., Ekroll, V. & Wendt, G. (2008). Colour appearance: The limited role of chromatic surround variance in the "Gamut Expansion Effect". Journal of Vision, 8(3):30, 1-20,, doi:10.1167/8.3.30.

Wendt, G., Faul, F., & Mausfeld, R. (2008). Highlight disparity contributes to the authenticity and strength of perceived glossiness. Journal of Vision, 8(1):14, 1-10; doi:10.1167/10.9.7

Mayr, S., Erdfelder, E., Buchner, A., & Faul, F. (2007). A short tutorial of GPower. Tutorials in Quantitative Methods for Psychology, 3, 51-59.

Faul, F., Erdfelder, E., Lang, A.G & Buchner, A. (2007). G*Power3: a flexible statistical power analysis program for the social, behavioral, and biomedical sciences. Behavioral Research Methods, 39, 175-191.

Wollschläger, D. & Faul, F. (2006). Dynamic texture spreading: probing the mechanisms of surface interpolation. Spatial Vision, 19, 193-218.

Erdfelder, E., Faul, F., & Buchner, A. (2005). Power analysis for categorical methods. In B. Everitt & D. Howell (Eds.), Encyclopedia of statistics in behavioral science (pp. 1565-1570). London: Wiley.

Erdfelder, E., Buchner, A., Faul, F., & Brandt, M. (2004). GPOWER: Teststärkeanalysen leicht gemacht. In E. Erdfelder & J. Funke (Hrsg.), Allgemeine Psychologie und deduktivistische Methodologie (S. 148-166). Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

Ekroll, V., Faul, F. & Niederée, R. (2004). The peculiar nature of simultaneous colour contrast in uniform surrounds. Vision Research, 44(15), 1765-1786. [Preprint pdf]

Golz, J., Faul, F., Mausfeld, R. (Hrsg) (2003). Experimentelle Psychologie. Lengerich:Pabst Science Publishers.

Faul, F. (2003). Adaptation and the ambiguity of response measures with respect to the internal structure. A commentary on Michael Webster. In R. Mausfeld & D. Heyer (Hrsg.), Colour Perception: Mind and the Physical World. Oxford University Press.

Ekroll, V. & Faul, F. (2002). Perceptual transparency in neon color spreading displays. Perception & Psychophysics, 64(6), 945-955. [Preprint pdf]

Ekroll, V., Faul, F., Niederée, R. & Richter, E. (2002). The natural centre of chromaticity space is not always achromatic: A new look at colour induction. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 99(20), 13352-13356. [Preprint pdf]

Faul, F. & Ekroll, V. (2002). Psychophysical model of chromatic perceptual transparency based on subtractive color mixture. Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 19(6), 1084-1095.[Preprint pdf]

Buchner, A., Erdfelder, E., & Faul, F. (1996). Teststärkeanalysen. In E. Erdfelder, R. Mausfeld, T. Meiser & G. Rudinger (Hrsg.), Handbuch Quantitative Methoden (S. 123-136). Weinheim: PVU.

Erdfelder, E., Faul, F., & Buchner, A. (1996). GPOWER: A general power analysis program. Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers, 28, 1-11.

Erdfelder, E., & Faul, F. (1994). Eine Klasse von Informations-Integrations-Modellen zur Oppel-Kundt-Täuschung. Zeitschrift für Psychologie, 202, 133-160.