Xaver Fuchs

Xaver Fuchs

Senior Scientist

PLUS Faculty of Natural and Life Sciences

Department of Psychology



Illusory tactile movement crosses arms and legs and is coded in external space
Marie Martel, Xaver Fuchs, Jörg Trojan, Valerie Gockel, Boukje Habets, Tobias Heed
The prevalence and characteristics of phantom limb pain and non-painful phantom phenomena in a nationwide survey of 3374 unilateral limb amputees
Martin Diers, Bertram Krumm, Xaver Fuchs, Robin Bekrater-Bodmann, Christopher Milde, Jörg Trojan, Jens Foell, Susanne Becker, Gerhard Rümenapf, Herta Flor
Journal of Pain
Phantom limb pain after unilateral arm amputation is associated with decreased heat pain thresholds in the face
Xaver Fuchs, Martin Diers, Jörg Trojan, Pinar Kirsch, Christopher Milde, Robin Bekrater-Bodmann, Mariela Rance, Jens Foell, Jamila Andoh, Susanne Becker, Herta Flor
European Journal of Pain (United Kingdom)


Relationship of prosthesis ownership and phantom limb pain: results of a survey in 2383 limb amputees
Robin Bekrater-Bodmann, Iris Reinhard, Martin Diers, Xaver Fuchs, Herta Flor


Assessment of cortical reorganization and preserved function in phantom limb pain: a methodological perspective
Jamila Andoh, Christopher Milde, Martin Diers, Robin Bekrater-Bodmann, Jörg Trojan, Xaver Fuchs, Susanne Becker, Simon Desch, Herta Flor
Scientific Reports
Brain-behaviour correlates of habitual motivation in chronic back pain
Frauke Nees, Michaela Ruttorf, Xaver Fuchs, Mariela Rance, Nicole Beyer
Scientific Reports
Volumetric brain correlates of approach-avoidance behavior and their relation to chronic back pain
Frauke Nees, Michaela Ruttorf, Xaver Fuchs, Mariela Rance, Nicole Beyer
Brain Imaging and Behavior
Synchronous Stimulation With Light and Heat Induces Body Ownership and Reduces Pain Perception
Larissa Cordier, Xaver Fuchs, Stephan Herpertz, Jörg Trojan, Martin Diers
Journal of Pain
Online Sensory Feedback During Active Search Improves Tactile Localization
Xaver Fuchs, Dirk U. Wulff, Tobias Heed
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance
A seasonal approach to alliesthesia. Is there a conflict with thermal adaptation?
Marcel Schweiker, Karin Schakib-Ekbatan, Xaver Fuchs, Susanne Becker
Energy and Buildings
What does “moderate pain” mean? Subgroups holding different conceptions of rating scales evaluate experimental pain differently
Susanne Becker, Xaver Fuchs, Karin Schakib-Ekbatan, Marcel Schweiker
European Journal of Pain (United Kingdom)


The rubber hand illusion induced by visual-thermal stimulation
Jörg Trojan, Xaver Fuchs, Sophie Louise Speth, Martin Diers
Scientific Reports
Subgroups holding different conceptions of scales rate room temperatures differently
Xaver Fuchs, Susanne Becker, Karin Schakib-Ekbatan, Marcel Schweiker
Building and Environment


Challenging the assumptions for thermal sensation scales
Marcel Schweiker, Xaver Fuchs, Susanne Becker, Masanori Shukuya, Mateja Dovjak, Maren Hawighorst, Jakub Kolarik
Building Research and Information


Perceptual drifts of real and artificial limbs in the rubber hand illusion
Xaver Fuchs, Martin Riemer, Martin Diers, Herta Flor, Jörg Trojan
Scientific Reports


Do mirror glasses have the same effect on brain activity as a mirror box? Evidence from a functional magnetic resonance imaging study with healthy subjects
Christopher Milde, Mariela Rance, Pinar Kirsch, Jörg Trojan, Xaver Fuchs, Jens Foell, Robin Bekrater-Bodmann, Herta Flor, Martin Diers
Post-amputation pain is associated with the recall of an impaired body representation in dreams-results from a nation-wide survey on limb amputees
Robin Bekrater-Bodmann, Michael Schredl, Martin Diers, Iris Reinhard, Jens Foell, Jörg Trojan, Xaver Fuchs, Herta Flor
Illusion-related brain activations: A new virtual reality mirror box system for use during functional magnetic resonance imaging
Martin Diers, Sandra Kamping, Pinar Kirsch, Mariela Rance, Robin Bekrater-Bodmann, Jens Foell, Joerg Trojan, Xaver Fuchs, Felix Bach, Heiko Maaß, Hüseyin Çakmak, Herta Flor
Brain Research


The rubber hand illusion depends on a congruent mapping between real and artificial fingers
Martin Riemer, Xaver Fuchs, Florian Bublatzky, Dieter Kleinböhl, Rupert Hölzl, Jörg Trojan
Acta Psychologica
An augmented reality home-training system based on the mirror training and imagery approach
Jörg Trojan, Martin Diers, Xaver Fuchs, Felix Bach, Robin Bekrater-Bodmann, Jens Foell, Sandra Kamping, Mariela Rance, Heiko Maaß, Herta Flor
Behavior Research Methods
The importance of synchrony and temporal order of visual and tactile input for illusory limb ownership experiences - An fMRI study applying virtual reality
Robin Bekrater-Bodmann, Jens Foell, Martin Diers, Sandra Kamping, Mariela Rance, Pinar Kirsch, Jörg Trojan, Xaver Fuchs, Felix Bach, Hüseyin Kemal Çakmak, Heiko Maaß, Herta Flor


Introducing a Social Beads Task
Stefan Westermann, Stefan Salzmann, Xaver Fuchs, Tania M. Lincoln
Journal of Experimental Psychopathology
Illusory hand ownership induced by an MRI compatible immersive virtual reality device
F. Bach, H. Çakmak, H. Maaß, R. Bekrater-Bodmann, J. Foell, M. Diers, J. Trojan, Xaver Fuchs, H. Flor
Biomedizinische Technik