Christoph Strauch

Seit September 2016 Akademischer Mitarbeiter in der Abteilung für Allgemeine Psychologie der Universität Ulm.

2016-heute Promotionstudent an der Universität Ulm

2014-2016 Masterstudium Psychologie an der Universität Ulm.

2011-2014 Bachelorstudium Psychologie an der Universität Ulm und an der Université de Franche-Comté.


Christoph Strauch
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

Christoph Strauch 
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  • Eye-tracking
  • Pupillometry
  • Cognition
  • Human-computer interaction


Auszeichnungen und Stipendien

  • 2017 Promotionsstipendium der Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
  • Masterarbeitspreis 2016
  • 2011-2016 Stipendium der Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung


[17] Strauch, C., Koniakowsky, I., & Huckauf, A. (2020). Decision making and oddball effects on pupil size: Evidence for a sequential process. Journal of

Cognition, 3, 1-17.

[16] Strauch, C., Barthelmäs, M., Altgassen, E., & Huckauf, A. (in press). Pupil dilation fulfills the requirements for dynamic difficulty adjustment in

gaming on the example of pong. Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications (ETRA ’20 Adjunct), (pp. 1-9).

[15] Freudenstein, J., Strauch, C., Mussel, P., & Ziegler, M. (2019). Four personality types may neither be robust nor exhaustive. Nature Human 

Behaviour, 3, 1045-1046.

[14] Strauch, C., Mühl, K., Patro, K., Grabmaier, C., Reithinger, S., Baumann, M., & Huckauf, A. (2019). Real autonomous driving from a passenger's

perspective: Two experimental investigations using gaze behaviour and trust ratings in field and simulator. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, 66, 15-28.

[13] Mühl, K.*, Strauch, C.*, Grabmaier, C., Reithinger, S., Huckauf, A., & Baumann, M. (2019). Get ready for being chauffeured - passenger’s preferences

and trust while being driven by human and automation. Human Factors, 1-17. *contributed equally.

[12] Strauch, C., Greiter, L., & Huckauf, A. (2018). Pupil dilation but not microsaccade rate robustly reveals decision formation. Scientific Reports, 13165,


[11] Ehlers, J., Strauch, C., & Huckauf, A. (2018). A view to a click: Pupil size changes as input command in eyes-only human-computer interaction.

International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 119, 28-34.

[10] Pfattheicher, S., Strauch, C., Diefenbacher, S., & Schnuerch, R. (2018). A field study on watching eyes and hand hygiene compliance in a public

restroom. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 48, 188-194.

[9] Ehlers, J., Strauch, C., & Huckauf, A. (2018). Training facilitates cognitive control on pupil dilation. Proceedings of ACM ETRA conference (ETRA ’18),

(pp. 1-5).

[8] Greiter L., Strauch, C., & Huckauf, A. (2018). Pupil responses signal less inhibition for own relative to other names. Proceedings of ACM ETRA

conference (ETRA ’18), (pp. 59-64).

[7] Strauch, C., Huckauf, A., Krejtz, K., & Duchowski, A. T (2018). Towards a selection mechanism integrating focal fixations, pupil size, and

microsaccade dynamics. ETH Zürich Research Collection: Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Eye Tracking for Spatial Research, (pp. 9-14).

[6] Ehlers, J., Strauch, C., Bubalo, N., Loose, M., & Huckauf, A. (in press). Introducing a biofeedback application for pupil control. Multimedia Tools and

Applications. Special Issue: Physiological Computing.

[5] Strauch, C., Ehlers, J., & Huckauf, A. (2017). Pupil-assisted target selection (PATS). In R. Bernhaupt, G. Dalvi, A. Joshi, D. Balkrishan, J. O’Neill, & M.

Winckler (Eds.), Human-Computer Interaction – INTERACT 2017 (Vol. 10515, pp. 297–312). Cham: Springer.

[4] Strauch, C., Greiter, L., & Huckauf, A. (2017). Towards pupil-assisted target selection in natural settings: Introducing an on-screen keyboard. In R.

Bernhaupt, G. Dalvi, A. Joshi, D. Balkrishan, J. O’Neill, & M. Winckler (Eds.), Human-Computer Interaction – INTERACT 2017 (Vol. 10515, pp. 534–543). Cham: Springer.

[3] Strauch, C., Ehlers, J., & Huckauf, A. (in press). Pupil-assisted target selection (PATS): State of the art and future prospects. Proceedings of the IEEE

International Conference on Companion Technology (ICCT).

[2] Ehlers, J., Strauch, C., Georgi, J., & Huckauf, A. (2016). Pupil size changes as an active information channel for biofeedback applications. Journal of

Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 41, 331–339.

[1] Strauch, C., Georgi, J., Huckauf, A., & Ehlers, J. (2015). Slow trends a problem in analyzing pupil dynamics. Proceedings of the 2nd International

Conference on Physiological Computing Systems (pp. 61-68).