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Klinik für Augenheilkunde
Head of the Section for Functional Vision Research
PD Dr. rer. nat. Sven Heinrich

PD Dr. rer. nat. Sven Heinrich


Tel.: 0761 270-40601
Fax: 0761 270-41040
E-Mail: sven.heinrich@uniklinik-freiburg.de 

Group webpage: https://www.uniklinik-freiburg.de/augenklinik/fol/vis.html

Current and recent projects

Evoked and event-related potentials

  • Objective assessment of visual function
  • Attentional modulation of event-related potentials
  • Methodological issues, e.g., in signal analysis


  • Perceptual and cognitive factors in testing of visual function
  • Testing of near vision
  • Signal detection theory and decision making in forced-choice situations
  • Quality measures of perception and imaging
  • Temporal and spatial aspects of vibrotactile perception

Eye movements and pupillometry

Committee memberships

  •  Committee for Quality Assurance (German Ophthalmological Society)

  • Faculty of the MSc Neuroscience program.
  • Teaching in neurobiology/neuroscience modules of the BSc and MSc programs in Biology.
  • Contributions to the cognitive neuroscience course of the MSc program in biology (Lecture).
  • CME for ophthalmologists.
  • Journalclub. 
  • Thesis supervision for BSc, MSc and PhD students.