Roland Fleming, Ph.D.

Prof. Roland Fleming, Ph.D.

Prof. Roland Fleming, Ph.D.

Contact details
Justus-Liebig University Giessen
FB 06 Psychology and Sports-Sciences
Otto-Behaghel-Str. 10F
35394 Giessen, Germany
+49 (0)641 99 26 140
+49 (0)641 99 26 119

  • Fleming RW & Schmidt F (2019). Getting ‘‘fumpered’’: Classifying objects by what has been done to them. Journal of Vision, 19(4):15, 1–12, find paper
  • Kunsberg B, Holtmann-Rice D, Alexander E, Cholewiak S, Fleming RW, Zucker SW. (2018). Colour, contours, shading and shape: flow interactions reveal anchor neighbourhoods. Interface Focus 8: 20180019. find paper
  • Maiello G, Paulun VC, Klein LK, & Fleming RW. (2018). The Sequential-Weight Illusion. i-Perception, 9(4), 1–6. doi:10.1177/2041669518790275. find paper
  • Maiello, G., Paulun, V. C., Klein, L. K., & Fleming, R. W. (2019). Object visibility, not energy expenditure, accounts for spatial biases in human grasp selection. i-Perception, 10(1), doi: 10.1177/2041669519827608 find paper
  • Paulun VC, Buckingham G, Goodale MA & Fleming RW (2019). The Material-Weight Illusion disappears or inverts in objects made of two materials. Journal of Neurophysiology. 121: 996–1010. find paper
  • Schmidt F & Fleming RW (2018). Identifying shape transformations from photographs of real objects. PLoS ONE 13(8): e0202115. find paper
  • Schmidt F, Phillips F, & Fleming RW (2019). Visual perception of shape-transforming processes: ‘Shape Scission’. Cognition, 189, 167-180.
  • Schmidt, F., Hegele, M., & Fleming, R. W. (2017). Perceiving animacy from shape. Journal of Vision, 17(11), 10-10. find paper
  • Van Assen, JJ, Barla P & Fleming, RW (2018). Visual Features in the Perception of Liquids. Current Biology 28(3), 452–458. find paper
  • Vangorp P, Barla, P & Fleming RW (2017). The perception of hazy gloss. Journal of Vision 17(5):19. doi: 10.1167/17.5.19 find paper
  • Zoeller, AC, Lezkan, A, Paulun VC, Fleming RW, K Drewing (2019). Integration of prior knowledge during haptic exploration depends on information type. Journal of Vision 19(4):20. doi: 10.1167/19.4.20. find paper
  • Fleming, R. W. (2014). Visual Perception of Materials and their Properties. Vision Research, 94, 62-75. find paper
  • Fleming, R. W. (2017). Material Perception. Annual Reviews of Vision Science, 3, 8.1–8.24. find paper
  • Muryy, A. A., Fleming, R. W., & Welchman, A. E. (2016). ‘Proto-rivalry’: how the binocular brain identifies gloss. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 283, 20160383. DOI find paper
  • Paulun, V., Schmidt, F., van Assen, J. J. R., & Fleming, R. W. (2017). Shape, motion and optical cues to stiffness of elastic objects. Journal of Vision, 17(1):20, 1-22. DOI find paper
  • Schmidt, F., & Fleming, R. W. (2016). Visual perception of complex shape-transforming processes. Cognitive Psychology, 90, 48-70. DOI find paper
  • Schmidt, F., Paulun, V. C., van Assen, J. J. R., & Fleming, R. W. (2017). Inferring the stiffness of unfamiliar objects from optical, shape, and motion cues. Journal of Vision, 17(3):18, 1-17. DOI find paper
  • Schmidt, F., Spröte, P., & Fleming, R. W. (2016). Perception of shape and space across rigid transformations. Vision Research, 126, 318-329. DOI find paper
  • Spröte, P., & Fleming, R. W. (2016). Bent out of shape: The visual inference of non-rigid shape transformations applied to objects. Vision Research,126, 330-346. DOI find paper
  • Spröte, P., Schmidt, F., & Fleming, R.W. (2016). Visual perception of shape altered by inferred causal history. Scientific Reports, 6:36245. DOI find paper
  • Van Assen, J. J. R., Barla, P., & Fleming, R. W. (2018). Visual features in the perception of liquids. Current Biology, 28(3), 452-458. find paper
  • Vergne, R., Barla, P., Bonneau, G. P., & Fleming, R. (2016). Flow-Guided Warping for Image-Based Shape Manipulation. ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proceedings of SIGGRAPH), 35(4): 93. DOI find paper
  • Zöller, A. C., Lezkan, A., Paulun, V. C., Fleming, R. W., & Drewing, K. (2018, June). Influence of Different Types of Prior Knowledge on Haptic Exploration of Soft Objects. In International Conference on Human Haptic Sensing and Touch Enabled Computer Applications (pp. 413-424). Springer, Cham. find paper
  • van Assen, J. J. R., & Fleming, R. W. (2016). Influence of optical material properties on the perception of liquids. Journal of Vision, 16(15):12, 1–20. DOI find paper

former project-related publications

  • Cholewiak, S.A., Fleming, R.W. and M. Singh (2013). Perception of the physical stability of asymmetrical threedimensional objects. Journal of Vision, 13(4): 12.
  • Doerschner, K. Fleming, R.W., Yilmaz, O., Schrater, P.R., Hartung, B. and Kersten, D. (2011). Visual Motion and the Perception of Surface Material. Current Biology, 21(23): 1-7.
  • Fleming, R. W., D. Holtmann-Rice, and H. H. Bülthoff (2011). Estimation of 3D shape from image orientations. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108(51) 20438–20443.
  • Fleming, R. W., Dror, R. O. and E. H. Adelson (2003). Real world illumination and the perception of surface reflectance properties. Journal of Vision, 3(5), 347–368.
  • Fleming, R. W., Torralba, A. and Adelson, E. H. (2004). Specular reflections and the perception of shape. Journal of Vision, 4(9), 798–820.
  • Fleming, R.W. (2012). Dispatch—Human Perception: Visual Heuristics in the Perception of Glossiness. Current Biology, 22(20):R865-R866.
  • Fleming, R.W., Jäkel, F. and L. T. Maloney (2011). Visual Perception of Thick Transparent Materials. Psychological Science, 22(6): 812-820.
  • Muryy, A., Welchman, A.E. and Blake, A and R.W. Fleming (2013). Specular reflections and the estimation of shape from binocular disparity. PNAS, 110(6): 2413-2418.