Deutsch Intern
    Lehrstuhl für Psychologie III

    Prof. Dr. Wilfried Kunde


    Prof. Dr. Wilfried Kunde

    Room 204

    Department of Psychology (III)

    Röntgenring 11

    97070 Würzburg, Germany

    Phone: +49 (0)931 / 3182645

    Fax: +49 (0)931 / 3182815

    Consultation: Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (during the semester).




    Research interests

    Action Control

    Agency and Ownership


    Unconscious Cognition

    Applied Cognitive Psychology



    Note. The PDFs below are for your personal scholary use only, and not for reproduction, distribution or commercial use.

    Foerster, A., Steinhauser, M., Schwarz, K. A., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (accepted). Error cancellation. Royal Society Open Science. Preregistered report; In-Principle Accepted (IPA).

    Foerster, A., Moeller, B., Huffman, G., Kunde, W., Frings, C., & Pfister, R. (in press). The human cognitive system corrects traces of error commission on the fly. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General.

    Liesner, M., & Kunde, W. (in press). Environment-related and body-related components of the minimal self. Frontiers in Psychology.

    Mocke, V., Holzmann, P., Hommel, B., & Kunde, W. (in press). Beyond Left and Right: Binding and Retrieval of Spatial and Temporal Features of Planned Actions. Journal of Cognition.

    Muth, F., Heilig, M., Marquardt, D., Mittelberg, L., Sebald, A., & Kunde, W. (in press). Lightness perception of structured surfaces. Color research and application.

    Schaaf, M., Kunde, W., & Wirth, R. (in press). Evidence for initially independent monitoring of responses and response effects. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance.

    Straub, E., Schmidts, C., Kunde, W., Zhang, J., Kiesel, A., & Dignath, D. (in press). Limitations of cognitive control on emotional distraction - Congruency in the Color Stroop task does not modulate the Emotional Stroop effect. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioural Neuroscience.

    Klaffehn, A. L., Sellmann, F. B., Kirsch, W., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2021). Temporal binding as multisensory integration: Manipulating perceptual certainty of actions and their effects. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13414-021-02314-0

    Herbort, O., Krause, L.-M., & Kunde, W. (2021). Perspective determines the production and interpretation of pointing gestures. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 28(2), 641-648. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13423-020-01823-7  pdf.

    Kirsch, W., Kitzmann, T., & Kunde, W. (2021). Action affects perception through modulation of attention. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 83, 2320–2330. pdf. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13414-021-02277-2

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2021). On the origin of the Ebbinghaus illusion: The role of figural extent and spatial frequency of stimuli. Vision Research, 188, 193-201.  https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1dWr19jMU1CBl

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2021). The size of attentional focus modulates the perception of object location. Vision Research, 179, 1-8. pdf.doi.org/10.1016/j.visres.2020.11.004

    Kirsch, W., Kunde, W., & Herbort, O. (2021). Impact of proprioception on the perceived size and distance of external objects in a virtual action task. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 28, 1191–1201.  https://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.3758/s13423-021-01915-y. pdf

    Liesner, M., Hinz, N. A., & Kunde, W. (2021). How action shapes body ownership momentarily and throughout the lifespan. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 15, 347. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnhum.2021.697810. pdf.

    Pfister, R., Klaffehn, A. L., Kalckert, A., Kunde, W., & Dignath, D. (2021). How to lose a hand: Sensory updating drives disembodiment. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 28, 827-833. doi: 10.3758/s13423-020-01854-0  pdf.

    Pfister, R.*, Tonn, S.*, Weller, L., Kunde, W., & Schwarz, K. A. (2021).  To prevent means to know: Explicit but no implicit agency for prevention behavior. Cognition, 206(104489), 1-6. doi:  10.1016/j.cognition.2020.104489 (* = equal author contribution)  pdf.

    Cao, L., Kunde, W., & Haendel, B. (2020). Rapid and Accumulated Modulation of Action-Effects on Action. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 32(12), 2333-2341. https://doi.org/10.1162/jocn_a_01633

    Cao, L., Steinborn, M., Kunde, W., & Händel, B. (2020). Action force modulates action binding: Evidence for a multisensory information integration explanation, Experimental Brain Research. pdf.

    Dignath, D., Wirth, R., Kühnhausen, J., Gawrilow, C., Kunde, W., & Kiesel, A. (2020). Motivation drives conflict adaptation. Motivation Science, 6(1), 84-89. pdf.

    Eder, A.B., Erle, T.M., & Kunde, W. (2020). Reward strengthens action-effect binding. Motivation Science, 6(3), 297-302. https://doi.org/10.1037/mot0000153.

    Foerster, A., Schmidts, C., Kleinsorge, T., & Kunde, W. (2020). Affective distraction along the flexibility-stability continuum. Cognition and Emotion, 34(3), 438-449.  doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2019.1635084

    Frings, C., Koch, I., Rothermund, K., Dignath, D., Giesen, C., Hommel, B., Kiesel, A., Kunde, W., Mayr, S., Moeller, B., Möller, M., Pfister, R. & Philipp, A. (2020).  Merkmalsintegration und Abruf als wichtige Prozesse der Handlungssteuerung – eine Paradigmen-übergreifende Perspektive. Psychologische Rundschau, 71(1), 1 - 14. doi: 10.1026/0033-3042/a000423 pdf.

    Güldenpenning, I., Kunde, W., & Weigelt, M. (2020). Effects of Expertise and Motor and Visual Training on the Head-Fake Effect in Basketball. International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology.  https://doi.org/10.1080/1612197X.2020.1854819

    Güldenpenning, I., Schütz, C., Weigelt, M., & Kunde, W. (2020). Is the head-fake effect in basketball robust against practice? Analyses of trial-by-trial adaptations, frequency distributions, and mixture effects to evaluate effects of practice. Psychological Research, 84, 823-833.

    Janczyk, M. & Kunde, W. (2020). Dual tasking from a goal perspective. Psychological Review, 127(6), 1079-1096. htpps://doi.org/10.1037/rev0000222   pdf.

    Janczyk, M., Naefgen, C., & Kunde, W. (2020). Are freely chosen actions generated by stimulus codes or effect codes?". Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 82, 3767-3773. pdf.

    Kirsch, W., Pfister, R., & Kunde, W. (2020). On why objects appear smaller in the visual periphery. Psychological Science, 31(1), 88-96. pdf.

    Liesner, M., Kirsch, W., & Kunde, W. (2020).  The interplay of predictive and postdictive components of experienced selfhood. Consciousness and Cognition, 77, 102850.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.concog.2019.102850. pdf.

    Liesner, M., Kirsch, W., Pfister, R., & Kunde, W. (2020). Spatial action–effect binding depends on type of action–effect transformation. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 82(5), 2531-2543. pdf. doi: 10.3758/s13414-020-02013-2

    Liesner M., Kunde W. (2020) Suppression of mutually incompatible proprioceptive and visual action effects in tool use. PLoS ONE 15(11): e0242327. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0242327 pdf.

    Mocke, V., Weller, L., Frings, C., Rothermund, K., & Kunde, W. (2020). Task relevance determines binding of effect features in action planning. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, 82, 3811-3831. pdf.

    Muth, F. V., Wirth, R., & Kunde, W. (2020). Temporal binding past the Libet clock: testing design factors for an auditory timer. Behavior Research Methods, 1-20. doi: 10.3758/s13428-020-01474-5

    Pfister, R., Weller, L., & Kunde, W. (2020). When actions go awry: Monitoring partner errors and machine malfunctions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 149(9), 1778-1787. pdf. doi: 10.1037/xge0000748

    Schmidts, C., Foerster, A., Kleinsorge, T., & Kunde, W. (2020). Proactive control of affective distraction: Experience-based but not expectancy-based. Cognition, 194, 104072. pdf.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cognition.2019.104072

    Schmidts, C., Foerster, A., & Kunde, W. (2020). Situation selection and cognitive conflict: Explicit knowledge is necessary for conflict avoidance. Cognition & Emotion, Advance Online Publication. pdf.  https://doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2020.1736006

    Weller, L., Pfister, R., & Kunde, W. (2020). Anticipation in sociomotor actions: Similar effects for in- and outgroup interactions. Acta Psychologica, 207, 103087. pdf. doi: 10.1016/j.actpsy.2020.103087

    Weller, L., Schwarz, K. A., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2020). Something  from nothing: Agency for deliberate nonactions. Cognition, 104136, 1-10.  pdf. doi: 10.1016/j.cognition.2019.104136

    Wirth, R., Foerster, A., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2020). Design choices: Empirical recommendations for designing two-dimensional finger-tracking experiments. Behavior Research Methods, 52(6), 2394–2416. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13428-020-01409-0

    Wirth, R., Koch, I., & Kunde, W. (2020). Localizing modality compatibility effects: Evidence from dual-task interference. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 46(12), 1527–1537. pdf.

    Wirth, R., & Kunde, W. (2020). Feature binding contributions to effect monitoring. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 82(6), 3144-3157. pdf.

    Foerster, A., Wirth, R., Berghoefer, F. L., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2019). Capacity limitations of dishonesty. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 148(6), 943-961. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/xge0000510

    Herbort, O., Kirsch, W., & Kunde, W. (2019). Grasp planning for object manipulation without simulation of the object manipulation action. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 45(2), 237-254. https://dx.doi.org/10.1037/xhp0000602

    Herbort, O. & Kunde, W. (2019) Emergence of anticipatory actions in a novel task. Experimental Brain Research, 237(6), 1421-1430. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00221-019-05516-z

    Herbort, O., & Kunde, W. (2019). Precise movements in awkward postures: A direct test of the precision hypothesis of the end-state comfort effect. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 45(5), 681-696. https://doi.org/10.1037/xhp0000639 pdf. video.

    Huestegge, L., Herbort, O., Gosch, N., Kunde, W., & Pieczykolan, A. (2019). Free-choice saccades and their underlying determinants: Explorations of high-level voluntary oculomotor control. Journal of Vision, 19(3), 14. https://doi.org/10.1167/19.3.14

    Kaß, C., Schmidt, G. J., & Kunde, W. (2019). Towards an assistance strategy that reduces unnecessary collision alarms: An examination of the driver’s perceived need for assistance. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 25(2), 291-302.

    Kiefer, M., Trumpp, N., Schaitz, C, Reuss, H. & Kunde, W. (2019). Attentional modulation of masked semantic priming by visible and masked task cues. Cognition. 187. 62-77. pdf.

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2019). On perceptual biases in virtual object manipulation: Signal reliability and action relevance matter. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, 81(8), 2881-2889. pdf.

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W (2019). Impact of action planning on visual and body perception in a virtual grasping task. Experimental Brain Research, 237(9), 2431-2445. pdf.

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2019). Multisensory integration in virtual interactions with distant objects. Scientific Reports, 9, 17362. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-53921-9. pdf.

    Kirsch, W., Kunde, W., & Herbort, O. (2019). Intentional binding is unrelated to action intention. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 45(3), 378-385.

    Klaffehn, A. L., Baess, P., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2019). Sensory attenuation prevails when controlling for temporal predictability of self- and externally generated tones. Neuropsychologia, 132(107145), 1-9. pdf. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2019.107145

    Kunde, W., Foerster, A., Weigelt, M., & Dignath, D. (2019). On the ball: Short-term consequences of movement fakes. Acta Psychologica, 198, 8. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actpsy.2019.102872

    Moeller, B., Pfister, R., Kunde, W., & Frings, C. (2019). Selective binding of stimulus, response, and effect features. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 26(5), 1627-1632. doi: 10.3758/s13423-019-01646-1

    Schwarz, K. A., Weller, L., Pfister, R., & Kunde, W. (2019). Connecting action control and agency: Does action-effect binding affect temporal binding? Consciousness and Cognition, 76, 102833. doi: 10.1016/j.concog.2019.102833 pdf.

    Weller, L., Pfister, R., & Kunde, W. (2019). Sociomotor actions: Anticipated partner responses are primarily represented in terms of spatial, not anatomical features. Journal of Experimental Psychology:  Human Perception and Performance, 45(8), 1104-1118. doi: 10.1037/xhp0000658 pdf.

    Wirth, R., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2019). How not to fall for the white bear: Combined frequency and recency manipulations diminish negation effects on overt behavior. Journal of Cognition, 2(1), 1-18. doi: 10.5334/joc.62 pdf.

    Foerster, A., Pfister, R., Schmidts, C., Dignath, D., Wirth, R., & Kunde, W. (2018). Focused cognitive control in dishonesty: Evidence for predominantly transient conflict adaptation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 44(4), 578-602. doi:10.1037/xhp0000480

    Herbort, O., Kirsch, W., & Kunde, W. (2018, December 27). Grasp Planning for Object Manipulation Without Simulation of the Object Manipulation Action. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. Advance online publication. pdf. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/xhp0000602

    Herbort, O., & Kunde, W. (2018). How to point and to interpret pointing gestures? Instructions can reduce pointer-observer misunderstandings. Psychological Research,  82(2), 395-406. pdf. doi: 10.1007/s00426-016-0824-8

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2018). The paddle effect in the Pong task is not due to blocking ability of the observer. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. 44(11), 1799-1804. pdf.

    Kirsch, W.,  Heitling, B., & Kunde, W. (2018). Changes in the size of attentional focus modulate the apparent object's size. Vision Research, 153, 82-90. https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1X-5c9jMTsv7j

    Klaffehn, A. L.,  Schwarz, K. A., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2018). Similar task-switching performance of real-time strategy and first-person shooter players: Implications for cognitive training. Journal of Cognitive Enhancement, 2(3), 240-258. pdf.  doi: 10.1007/s41465-018-0066-3

    Kunde, W., Weller, L., & Pfister, R. (2018). Sociomotor action control. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. 25. 917-931. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Wirth, R., & Janczyk, M. (2018). The role of feedback delay in dual task performance. Psychological Research,  82(1), 157-166. pdf.  doi: 10.1007/s00426-017-0874-6

    Schmidts, C., Foerster, A., & Kunde, W. (2018). Conflict Modification: Predictable Production of Congruent Situations Facilitates Responding in a Stroop Task. Psychological Research. pdf. doi: 10.1007/s00426-018-1021-8

    Schwarz, K. A., Burger, S., Dignath, D., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2018). Action-effect binding and agency. Consciousness and Cognition, 65, 304-309. pdf.

    Schwarz, K. A., Pfister, R., Kluge, M., Weller, L., & Kunde, W. (2018). Do we see it or not? Sensory attenuation in the visual domain. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 147(3), 418-430. pdf.

    Schwarz, K.A.*, Pfister, R.*, Wirth, R., & Kunde, W. (2018). Dissociating action-effect activation and effect-based response selection. Acta Psychologica, 188, 16-24. doi: 10.1016/j.actpsy.2018.05.007 (* = equal author contribution) pdf.

    Steinhauser, R., Wirth, R., Kunde, W., Janczyk, M., & Steinhauser, M. (2018). Common mechanisms in error monitoring and action effect monitoring. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 18(6), 1159-1171. pdf.doi: 10.3758/s13415-018-0628-y

    Weller, L., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2018). Disarming the Gunslinger effect: Reaction beats intention for cooperative actions. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 25(2), 761-766. pdf.  doi:10.3758/s13423-018-1462-5  https://rdcu.be/KMYU

    Weller, L., Schwarz, K. A., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2018). My mistake? Enhanced error processing for commanded compared to passively observed actions. Psychophysiology. pdf. doi: 10.1111/psyp.13057  http://rdcu.be/EmVc

    Wirth, R., Foerster, A., Herbort, O., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2018). This is how to be a rule breaker. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 14(1), 21-37. pdf. doi: 10.5709/acp.0235-2

    Wirth, R., Foerster, A., Rendel, H., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2018). Rule-violations sensitise towards negative and authority-related stimuli. Cognition and Emotion, 32(3), 480-493. doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2017.1316706

    Wirth, R., Janczyk, M., & Kunde, W. (2018). Effect monitoring in dual-task performance. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 44(4), 553-571. pdf. doi: 10.1037/xlm0000474

    Wirth, R., Steinhauser, R., Janczyk, M., Steinhauser, M., & Kunde, W. (2018). Long-term and short-term action-effect links and their impact on effect monitoring. Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception and Performance, 44(8), 1186-1198.  pdf. doi: 10.1037/xhp0000524

    Foerster, A., Wirth, R., Herbort, O., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2017). Lying upside-down: Alibis reverse cognitive burdens of dishonesty. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 23(3), 301-319. pdf doi: 10.1037/xap0000129

    Foerster, A.*, Pfister, R.*, Reuss, H. and Kunde, W. (2017). Commentary: Feeling the Conflict: The Crucial Role of Conflict Experience in Adaptation. Frontiers in Psychology, 8:1405. pdf.  doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01405 (* equal author contribution)  Supplementary Material.

    Foerster, A., Wirth, R., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2017). The dishonest mind set in sequence. Psychological Research, 81(4), 878-899. pdf. doi: 10.1007/s00426-016-0780-3

    Güldenpenning, I., Kunde, W., & Weigelt, M. (2017). How to Trick Your Opponent: A Review Article on Deceptive Actions in Interactive Sports. Frontiers in Psychology. 8:917. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.0091

    Herbort, O., Mathew, H. & Kunde, W. (2017). Habit outweighs planning in grasp selection for object manipulation. Cognitive Psychology. 92, 127-140. pdf. doi: 10.1016/j.cogpsych.2016.11.008

    Jusyte, A., Pfister, R., Mayer, S. V., Schwarz, K. A., Wirth, R., Kunde, W., & Schönenberg, M. (2017). Smooth criminal: Convicted rule-breakers show reduced cognitive conflict during deliberate rule violations. Psychological Research, 81(5), 939-946.  pdf.  doi: 10.1007/s00426-016-0798-6

    Kirsch, W., Herbort, O., Ullrich, B., & Kunde, W. (2017). On the origin of body-related influences on visual perception. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 43(6), 1222-1237. pdf.

    Kunde, W. (2017). Handlung und Wahrnehmung [Action and Perception]. In J. Müsseler & M. Rieger (eds.). Lehrbuch Allgemeine Psychologie. (pp.821-837). Springer Heidelberg.

    Kunde, W., Schmidts, C., Wirth, R., & Herbort, O. (2017). Action effects are coded as transitions from current to future stimulation: Evidence from compatibility effects in tracking. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. 43, 477-486. pdf. doi: 10.1037/xhp0000311

    Mathew, H., Kunde, W. & Herbort, O. (2017). Inverting the planning gradient - Adjustment of grasps to late segments of multi-step object manipulations. Experimental Brain Research, 235(5), 1397-1409. doi: 10.1007/s00221-017-4892-9

    Muth, F. V., Schwarz, K. A., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2017). Feeling watched: What determines perceived observation? Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research, and Practice, 4(3), 298-309. pdf.

    Pfister, R.*, Weller, L.*, Dignath, D., & Kunde, W. (2017). What or when? The impact of anticipated social action effects is driven by action-effect compatibility, not delay. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 79(7), 2132-2142. doi: 10.3758/s13414-017-1371-0 (* = equal author contribution). pdf.

    Weigelt, M., Güldenpenning, I., Steggemann, Y., Alhaj Ahmad Alaboud, M., & Kunde, W. (2017). Control over the processing of the opponent's gaze direction in basketball experts. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 24, 828-834. pdf.

    Weller, L., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2017). Non-action effect binding: A critical re-assessment. Acta Psychologica, 180, 137-146. pdf.

    Weller, L., Schwarz, K.A., Kunde, W., & Pfister, R. (2017). Was it me? - Filling the interval between action and effects increases agency but not sensory attenuation. Biological Psychology, 123, 241-249. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2016.12.015

    Ahmad Alaboud, A.A., Güldenpenning, I., Steggemann-Weinrich, Y., Kunde, W., & Weigelt, M. (2016). Täuschungshandlungen im Sport: Eine experimentelle Untersuchung des Blicktäuschungseffektes im Basketball unter quasi-realistischen Bedingungen. Sportwissenschaft, 46, 223-231. pdf.

    Herbort, O. & Kunde, W. (2016). Spatial (mis-)interpretation of pointing gestures to distal referents. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 42(1), 78-89. pdf. doi: 10.1037/xhp0000126. 

    Janczyk, M. & Kunde, W. (2016). Garner-Interference in skilled right-handed grasping is possible. Motor Control, 20, 395-408.

    Kirsch, W., Pfister, R., & Kunde, W. (2016). Spatial action-effect binding. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 78(1), 133-142. pdf.  doi: 10.3758/s13414-015-0997-z

    Kirsch, W., Ullrich, B., & Kunde, W. (2016). Are Effects of Action on Perception Real? Evidence from Transformed Movements. PLoS ONE 11(12). pdf.

    Moeller, B., Pfister, R., Kunde, W., & Frings, C. (2016). A common mechanism behind distractor-response and response-effect binding? Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 78(4), 1074-86. pdf. doi: 10.3758/s13414-016-1063-1

    Pfister, R., Wirth, R., Schwarz, K. A., Foerster, A., Steinhauser, M., & Kunde, W. (2016). The electrophysiological signature of deliberate rule violations. Psychophysiology, 53, 1870-1877. pdf. doi: 10.1111/psyp.12771

    Pfister, R., Wirth, R., Schwarz, K. A., Steinhauser, M., & Kunde, W. (2016). Burdens of non-conformity: Motor execution reveals cognitive conflict during deliberate rule violations. Cognition,  147, 93-99. pdf. doi: 10.1016/j.cognition.2015.11.009

    Schroeder, P. A., Pfister, R., Kunde, W., Nuerk, H.-C., & Plewnia, C. (2016). Counteracting implicit conflicts by electrical inhibition of the prefrontal cortex. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 28(11), 1737-1748. pdf. doi: 101162/jocn_a_01001

    Wirth, R.*, Dignath,D.*, Pfister, R., Kunde, W., & Eder, A. B. (2016).  (* = equal author contribution)   Attracted by rewards: Disentangling the motivational influence of rewarding and punishing targets and distractors. Motivation Science, 2(3), 143-156. pdf. doi: 10.1037/mot0000037 

    Wirth, R., Pfister, R., Brandes, J., & Kunde, W. (2016). Stroking me softly: Body-related effects in effect-based action control. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 78, 1755-1770. pdf.

    Wirth, R., Pfister, R., Foerster, A., Huestegge, L., & Kunde, W. (2016). Pushing the rules: Effects and aftereffects of deliberate rule violations. Psychological Research, 80(5), 838-852. pdf.  doi: 10.1007/s00426-015-0690-9

    Wirth, R., Pfister, R., & Kunde, W. (2016). Asymmetric transfer effects between cognitive and affective task disturbances. Cognition and Emotion, 30(3), 399-416. pdf. doi: 10.1080/02699931.2015.1009002

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2015). Perceptual and behavioral adjustments after action inhibition. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 22, 1235-1242. pdf.

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2015). Arm movement as a cue for the estimation of visual location. Perceptual & Motor Skills, 121(1), 149-162. pdf.

    Reuss, H., Kiesel, A., & Kunde, W. (2015). Adjustments of response speed and accuracy to unconscious cues. Cognition, 134, 57-62. pdf.

    Reuss, H., Kiesel, A., Pohl, C., & Kunde, W. (2015). Instructed illiteracy reveals expertise-effects on unconscious processing. Frontiers in Psychology. link.

    Wirth, R., Pfister, R., Janczyk, M., & Kunde, W. (2015). Through the portal: Effect anticipation in the central bottleneck. Acta Psychologica, 160, 141-151. pdf.

    Ansorge, U., Kunde, W., & Kiefer, M. (2014). Unconscious vision and executive control: How unconscious processing and conscious action control interact. Consciousness and Cognition. 67, 268-287. pdf.

    Augst, S., Kleinsorge, T. & Kunde, W. (2014). Can we shield ourselves from task disturbance by emotion-laden stimulation? Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 14, 1009-1025. pdf.

    Dignath, D., Pfister, R., Eder, A.B., Kiesel, A., & Kunde, W. (2014). Representing the hyphen in action-effect associoations: Automatic acquisition and bi-directional retrieval of action-effect intervals. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 40, 1701-1712. pdf.

    Dignath, D., Pfister, R., Eder, A.B., Kiesel, A., & Kunde, W. (2014). Something in the way she moves - Movement trajectories reveal dynamics of self- control. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 21, 809-816. pdf.

    Herbort, O., Butz, M.V., & Kunde, W. (2014). The contribution of cognitive, kinematic, and dynamic factors to anticipatory grasp selection. Experimental Brain Research 232(6), 1677-1688. doi: 10.1007/s00221-014-3849-5. pdf.

    Janczyk, M., Augst, S., & Kunde, W. (2014). The locus of the emotional Stroop effect. A study with the PRP paradigm. Acta Psychologica, 151, 8-15. pdf.

    Janczyk, M. & Kunde, W. (2014). The role of effect grouping in free-choice response selection. Acta Psychologica, 150, 49-54. pdf.

    Janczyk, M., Pfister, R., Hommel, B., & Kunde, W. (2014). Who is talking in backward crosstalk? Disentangling response- from goal-conflict in dual-task performance. Cognition132, 30-43.  pdf.

    Janczyk, M., Pfister, R., Wallmeier, G., & Kunde, W. (2014). Exceptions from the PRP effect? A comparison of prepared and unconditioned reflexes. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 40, 776-786. pdf.

    Kirsch, W., Königstein, E., & Kunde, W. (2014). Action feedback affects the perception of action-related objects beyond actual action success. Frontiers in Movement Science and Sport Psychology. 5:17. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00017

    Kirsch, W., Königstein, E., & Kunde, W. (2014). Hitting ability and perception of object's size: Evidence for a negative relation. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 76, 1752-1764. pdf.

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2014). Impact of planned movement direction on judgments of visual locations. Psychological Research, 78, 705-720. pdf.

    Neumann, R., Lozo, L. & Kunde, W. (2014). Not all behaviors are controlled in the same way: Different mechanisms underlie manual and facial approach and avoidance tendencies. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. 143(1). 1-8. pdf.

    Pfister, R., Dolk, T., Prinz, W., & Kunde, W. (2014). Joint Response-Effect Compatibility. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 21(3), 817-822. doi: 10.3758/s13423-013-0528-7. pdf.

    Pfister, R., Foerster, A., & Kunde, W. (2014). Pants on fire: The electrophysiological signature of telling a lie. Social Neuroscience, 9(6), 562-572. doi: 10.1080/17470919.2014.934392. pdf.

    Pfister, R., Janczyk, M., Gressmann, M., Fournier, L.R., & Kunde, W. (2014). Good vibrations? Vibrotactile self-stimulation reveals anticipation of body-related action effects in motor control. Experimental Brain Research, 232(3), 847-854. doi: 10.1007/s00221-013-3796-6. pdf.

    Pfister, R., Janczyk, M.,  Wirth, R., Dignath, D., & Kunde, W. (2014). Thinking with portals: Revisiting kinematic cues to intention. Cogniton, 133(2), 464-473.  pdf.

    Pfister, R., Pfeuffer, C.U. & Kunde, W. (2014). Perceiving by proxy: Effect-based action control with unperceivable effects. Cognition, 132(3), 251-261. doi:10.1016/j.cognition.2014.04.012. pdf.

    Pohl, C., Kunde, W., Ganz, T., Conzelmann, A., Pauli, P. & Kiesel, A. (2014). Action Video Gaming is associated with enhanced processing of masked stimuli. Frontiers in Cognition, 5:70. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00070. pdf.

    Reuss, H.*, Desender, K.*, Kiesel, A., & Kunde, W. (2014). Unconscious conflicts in unconscious contexts: The role of awareness and timing in flexible conflict adaptation.  Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143, 1701-1718. pdf.

    Foerster, A., Pfister, R., Schmidt, C., Dignath, D. & Kunde, W. (2013). Honesty saves time (and justifications). Frontiers in Decision Neuroscience, 4, 473. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00473. pdf.

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2013). Visual near space is scaled to parameters of current action plans. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. 39. 1313-1325. pdf.

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2013). Moving further moves things further away in visual perception: Position-based movement planning affects distance judgement. Experimental Brain Research, 226(3), 434-440. pdf.

    Kozlik, J., Neumann, R., & Kunde, W. (2013). ABC versus QWERTZ: Interference from mismatching sequences of letters in the alphabet and on the PC-keyboard. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 39, 1085-1099.  pdf.

    Janczyk, M., Pfister, R., & Kunde, W. (2013). Mice move smoothly: Irrelevant object variation affects perception, but not computer-mouse actions. Experimental Brain Research, 231, 97-106. pdf.

    Pfister, R., Dignath, D., Hommel, B., & Kunde, W. (2013). It takes two to imitate: Anticipation and imitation in social interaction. Psychological Science, 24. 2117-2121. pdf.

    Pfister, R., Janczyk, M., & Kunde, W. (2013). Editorial: Action effects in perception and action. Frontiers in Cognition, 4, 223. pdf.

    Pfister, R., & Kunde, W. (2013). Dissecting the response in response-effect compatibility. Experimental Brain Research, 224(4), 647-655. doi: 0.1007/s00221-012-3343-x. pdf.

    Pfister, R., Schroeder, P. A., & Kunde, W. (2013). SNARC struggles: Instant control over spatial-numerical associations. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 39 (6), 1953-1958. doi: 10.1037/a0032991. pdf.

    Alhaj Ahmad Alaboud, M., Steggemann, Y., Klein-Soetebier, T., Kunde, W. & Weigelt, M. (2012). Täuschungshandlungen im Sport: Eine experimentelle Untersuchung zur Wirkung der Häufigkeitsverteilung auf die Blicktäuschung im Basketball. Zeitschrift für Sportpsychologie, 19, 110-121.  pdf.

    Güldenpenning, I., Kunde, W., Weigelt, M., & Schack, T. (2012). Priming of future states in complex motor skills. Experimental Psychology, 59(5), 286-294. pdf.

    Janczyk, M., Pfister, R., Crognale, M., & Kunde, W. (2012). Effective rotations: Action-effects determine the interplay of mental and manual rotations. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 141, 489-501. pdf.

    Janczyk, M., Kunde, W. (2012). Visual processing for action resists similarity of relevant and irrelevant object features. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review 19, 412-417. doi 10.3758/s13423-012-0238-6. pdf.

    Janczyk, M., Pfister, R., & Kunde, W. (2012). On the persistence of tool-based compatibility effects. Journal of Psychology, 220, 16-22. pdf.

    Kirsch, W. & Kunde, W. (2012). Impact of hand orientation on bimanual finger coordination in an eight-finger tapping task. Human Movement Science, 31(6), 1399-408. pdf.

    Kirsch, W., Herbort, O., Butz, M.V., & Kunde, W. (2012). Influence of Motor Planning on Distance Perception within the Peripersonal space. PLoS ONE 7(4): e34880. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0034880. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Augst, S., & Kleinsorge, T. (2012). Adaptation to (non-) valent task disturbance. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 12, 4, 644-660. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Pfister, R. & Janczyk, M. (2012). The locus of tool-transformation costs. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 38, 703-714. pdf.

    Kunde,W., Reuss, H., & Kiesel, A. (2012). Consciousness and Cognitive Control. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 8, 9-18. pdf. 

    Pfister, R., Pohl, C., Kiesel, A., Kunde, W. (2012) Your Unconscious Knows Your Name. PLoS ONE 7(3): e32402. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0032402. pdf.

    Reuss, H., Kiesel, A., Kunde, W., & Wühr, P. (2012). A cue from the unconscious - masked symbols prompt spatial anticipation. Frontiers in Psychology,  3:397. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00397. pdf.

    Ansorge, U., Fuchs, I., Khalid, S., & Kunde, W. (2011). No conflict control in the absence of awareness. Psychological Research, 351-365. pdf.

    Fischer, R., Kiesel, A., Kunde, W., & Schubert, T. (2011). Selective impairment of masked priming in dual-task performance. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 64, 572-595. pdf.

    Güldenpenning, I., Koester, D., Kunde, W., Weigelt, M., & Schack, T. (2011). Motor Expertise Modulates the Unconscious Processing of Human Body Postures. Experimental Brain Research, 231, 383-391. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Lozo, L., & Neumann, R. (2011). Effect-based control of facial expressions. Evidence from action-effect compatibility. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 18, 820-826. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Skirde, S. & Weigelt, M. (2011). Trust my face: Cognitive factors of head fakes in Sports. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 17, 110-127. pdf.

    Reuss, H., Kiesel, A., Kunde, W., & Hommel, B. (2011). Unconscious activation of task sets.  Consciousness & Cognition, 20, 556-567. pdf.

    Reuss, H., Pohl, C., Kiesel, A., & Kunde, W. (2011). Follow the sign! Top-down contingent attentional capture of masked arrow cues. Advances in Cognitive Psychology. 7, 82-91. pdf.

    Verguts, T., Notebaert, W., Kunde, W., & Wühr, P. (2011). Post-conflict slowing: Cognitive adaptation after conflict processing. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. 18. 76-82. pdf.

    Pfister, R., Janczyk, M., & Kunde, W. (2010). Los, beweg dich! - Aber wie? Ideen zur Steuerung menschlicher Handlungen. In-Mind Magazine, 4. Available online.

    Janczyk, M., Franz, V.H. & Kunde, W. (2010). Grasping for parsimony: Do some motor actions escape dorsal processing? Neuropsychologia. 48, 3405-3415pdf.

    Janczyk, M. & Kunde, W. (2010). Does dorsal processing require central processing? More evidence from the PRP paradigm. Experimental Brain Research, 203(1), 89-100. pdf.

    Belles, S., Kunde, W. & Neumann, R. (2010). Timing of sexual maturation and women's evaluation of men. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 36(5), 703-714. pdf.

    Fischer, R., Plessow, F., Kunde, W.  Kiesel, A. (2010). Trial-to-trial modulations of the Simon effect in conditions of attentional limitations: Evidence from dual-tasks. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 36, 1576-1594. pdf

    Heinemann, A., Kiesel, A., Pohl, C. & Kunde, W. (2010). Masked priming in expert typists. Consciousness and Cognition, 19(1), 399-407. pdf.

    Janczyk, M. & Kunde, W. (2010). Stimulus-response bindings contribute to item switch costs in working memory. Psychological Research, 74(4), 370-377. pdf.

    Heuer, H., Janczyk, M. & Kunde, W. (2010). Random noun generation in younger and older adults. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 63(3), 465-478. pdf.

    Pohl, C., Kiesel, A., Kunde, W., & Hoffmann, J. (2010). Early and late selection in unconscious information processing. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 36(2), 268-285. pdf.

    Heinemann, A., Kunde, W., & Kiesel, A. (2009). Context-specific prime congruency effects: On the role of conscious stimulus representations for cognitve control. Consciousness and Cognition 18 , 966-976. pdf.

    Janczyk, M., Skirde, S., Weigelt, M. & Kunde, W. (2009). Visual and tactile action effects determine bimanual coordination performance. Human Movement Science, 28, 437-449. pdf.

    Kiesel, A., Kunde, W., Pohl, C. Berner, M.P., & Hoffmann, J. (2009). Playing chess unconsciously. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 35, 292-298. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Krauss, H. & Weigelt, M. (2009). Goal congruency without stimulus congruency in bimanual coordination. Psychological Research, 73, 34-42. pdf.

    Elsner, K., Kunde, W. & Kiesel, A. (2008). Limited transfer of subliminal response priming to novel stimulus orientations and identities. Consciousness and Cognition, 17, 657-671. pdf.

    Janczyk, M., Wienrich,C. & Kunde, W. (2008). On the costs of refocusing items in working memory: A matter of inhibition or decay? Memory, 16, 374-385. pdf.

    Wühr, P. & Kunde, W. (2008). Pre-cueing spatial S-R correspondence: Is there regulation of expected response conflict?. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 34, 872-883. pdf.

    Wühr, P. & Kunde, W. (2008). Die kognitive Regulation von Handlungskonflikten. Psychologische Rundschau, 59, 207-216. pdf.

    Müsseler, J., Kunde, W., Gausepohl, D. & Heuer, H. (2008). Does a tool eliminate spatial compatibility effects? European Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 20, 211-231. pdf.

    Kunde, W. & Mauer, N. (2008). Sequential modulations of valence processing in the Emotional Stroop task. Experimental Psychology, 55, 151-156. pdf.

    Kiesel, A., Berner, M., & Kunde, W. (2008). Negative congruency effects: A test of the inhibition account. Consciousness & Cognition, 17, 1-21. pdf.

    Hoffmann, J., Berner, M., Butz, M., Herbort, O., Kiesel, A., Kunde, W., & Lenhard, A. (2007). Anticipative Behavioral Control (ABC) : Findings and challenges. Cognitive Processing, 8 , 133-142. pdf.

    Kunde, W. Elsner, K. & Kiesel, A. (2007). No anticipation - no action. The role of anticipation in action and perception. Cognitive Processing, 8, 71-78. pdf.

    Paelecke, M. & Kunde, W. (2007). Action-Effect Codes in and before the Central Bottleneck: Evidence from the PRP Paradigm. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 33, 627-644. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Müsseler, J., & Heuer, H. (2007). Spatial compatibility effects with tool use. Human Factors, 49, 661-670. pdf.

    Kiesel, A., Kunde, W. & Hoffmann, J. (2007). Mechanisms of subliminal response priming. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 3, 307-315. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Landgraf, F., Paelecke, M., & Kiesel, A. (2007). Dorsal and ventral processing under dual-task conditions. Psychological Science, 18, 100-104. pdf.

    Kiesel, A., Kunde, W. & Hoffmann, J. (2007). Unconscious priming according to multiple S-R rules. Cognition, 104, 89-105. pdf.

    Kiesel, A., Kunde, W. & Hoffmann, J. (2006). Evidence for task-specific resultion of response conflict. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 13, 800-806.  pdf.

    Kunde, W. & Kiesel, A. (2006). See what you've done! Active touch affects the number of perceived visual objects. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 13, 304-309. pdf.

    Weigelt, M., Kunde, W., & Prinz, W. (2006). End-state comfort in bimanual object manipulation. Experimental Psychology, 53, 143-148. pdf.

    Kunde, W. & Wühr, P. (2006). Sequential modulations of correspondence effects across spatial dimensions and tasks. Memory & Cognition, 34(2), 356-367.  pdf.

    Kiesel, A., Wagener, A., Kunde, W., Hoffmann, J., Fallgatter, A., & Stöcker, C. (2006). Unconscious manipulation of free choice in humans. Consciousness & Cognition, 15, 397-408. pdf.

    Kunde, W. (2006). Antezedente Effektrepräsentationen in der Verhaltenssteuerung. Psychologische Rundschau, 57, 34-42.  pdf.

    Wühr, P. & Kunde, W. (2006). Spatial correspondence between onsets and offsets of stimuli and responses. European Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 18, 359-377. pdf.

    Kiesel, A., Kunde, W., Pohl, C., & Hoffmann, J. (2006). Priming from novel masked stimuli depends on target set size. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 2, 37-45. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Kiesel, A., & Hoffmann, J. (2005). On the masking and disclosure of unconscious elaborate processing. A reply to van Opstal, Reynvoet, & Verguts. Cognition, 97, 99-105. pdf.

    Kunde,W. & Hoffmann, J. (2005). Selecting spatial frames of reference for visual target localization. Experimental Psychology, 52, 201-212.  pdf.

    Kunde, W. & Weigelt, M. (2005). Goal congruency in bimanual object manipulation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 31(1), 145-156. pdf.

    Paelecke, M. & Kunde,W. (2005). How the mind controls the body: Anticipatory effect codes in action planning. In D. T. Rosen (Ed.), Trends in experimental psychology research (pp. 187-202). New York: Nova Science.

    Hoffmann, J., Stöcker, C., & Kunde, W. (2004). Anticipatory Control of Actions. International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 2, 346-361. pdf.

    Kunde, W. & Wühr, P. (2004). Actions blind to conceptually overlapping stimuli. Psychological Research, 68, 199-207. pdf.

    Kunde, W. (2004). Response priming by supraliminal and subliminal action effects. Psychological Research, 68, 91-96. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Koch, I., & Hoffmann, J. (2004). Anticipated action effects affect the selection, initiation, and execution of actions. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. Section A: Human Experimental Psychology, 57, 87-106.  pdf.

    Kunde, W. (2003). Temporal response-effect compatibility. Psychological Research, 67 (3), 153-159. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Kiesel, A., & Hoffmann, J. (2003). Conscious control over the content of unconscious cognition. Cognition, 88(2), 223-242.  pdf.

    Kunde, W. (2003). Sequential modulations of stimulus-response correspondence effects depend on awareness of response conflict. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 10(1), 198-205. pdf.

    Koch, I. & Kunde, W. (2002). Verbal response-effect compatibility. Memory & Cognition, 30(8), 1297-1303. pdf.

    Kunde, W. & Stöcker, C. (2002). A Simon effect for stimulus response duration. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. Section A: Human Experimental Psychology, 55 (A), 581-592. pdf.

    Kunde, W., Hoffmann, J. & Zellmann, P. (2002). The impact of anticipated action effects on action planning. Acta Psychologica, 109 (2), 137-155. pdf.

    Kunde, W. (2001). Exploring the hyphen in Ideo-motor action. Behavioural and Brain Sciences, 24 (5), 891-892. pdf.

    Kunde, W. (2001). Response-effect compatibility in manual choice reaction tasks. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. Vol. 27, No. 2, 387-394. pdf.

    Kunde, W. & Hoffmann, J. (2000). Global-local orientation congruency effects in visual search. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. Section A: Human Experimental Psychology, 53A (2), 537-548. pdf.

    Hoffmann, J. & Kunde, W. (1999). Location-specific target expectancies in visual search. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. Vol 25, 1127-1141. pdf.