Bibliographic information and file downloads of peer-reviewed publications and preprints of our lab appear here. Following green open-access policies, PDFs are to be used for scientific purposes only. Full list also available on Pubmed, Google Scholar and Mendeley via the buttons to the right.
Domdei N*, Domdei L*, Reiniger J, Linden M, Holz FG, Roorda A, Harmening WM (2018)
Ultra-high contrast retinal display system for single photoreceptor psychophysics.
Biomedical Optics Express, 9: 157-172 [doi:10.1364/BOE.9.000157]
Fang PP, Domdei N, Herrmann P, Schmitz-Valckenberg S, Holz FG, Harmening WM, Krohne TU (2017) Minimal optical coherence tomography B-scan density for reliable detection of intra- and subretinal fluid in patients with macular diseases. Retina, 39(1): 150-156 [doi:10.1097/IAE.0000000000001918]

Birtel J, Harmening WM, Krohne TU, Holz FG, Issa P, Herrmann P (2017) Retinal injury following laser pointer exposure—a systematic review and case series.
Deutsches Ärzteblatt International, 114: 831-837 [doi:10.3238/arztebl.2017.0831]

Tuten WS*, Harmening WM*, Sabesan R, Roorda A, Sincich LC (2017) Spatiochromatic interactions between individual cone photoreceptors in the human retina.
The Journal of Neuroscience, 37(39): 9498-9509 [doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0529-17.2017]

Harmening WM (2017) [Contrast sensitivity and visual acuity in animals] Kontrastempfindlichkeit und Sehschärfe bei Tieren. Der Ophthalmologe, 114(11): 986-996 [doi:10.1007/s00347-017-0561-4]

Pfau M, Lindner M, Mueller, PL, Birtel J, Finger RP, Harmening WM, Fleckenstein M, Holz FG, Schmitz-Valckenberg S (2017) Effective dynamic range and retest-reliability of two-color scotopic fundus-controlled perimetry using the S-MAIA in patients with macular diseases. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 58(6): 158-167 [doi:10.1167/iovs.17-21454]

Reiniger JL*, Domdei N*, Pfau M, Müller PL, Holz FG, Harmening WM (2017) Potential of adaptive optics for the diagnostic evaluation of hereditary retinal diseases.
Klinische Monatsblätter der Augenheilkunde, 234: 311-319. [doi:10.1055/s-0043-100631]

Ratnam K, Domdei N, Harmening WM*, Roorda A* (2017) Benefits of retinal image motion at the limits of spatial vision. Journal of Vision, 17(1): 1-11 [doi:10.1167/17.1.30]

Harmening WM (2017) Adaptive optics for Ophthalmology.
Der Ophthalmologe, 114(3): 196-197 [doi:10.1007/s00347-016-0413-7]

Reiniger JL, Domdei N, Holz FG, Harmening WM (2017) Technical principles of adaptive optics in ophthalmology. Der Ophthalmologe, 114(3): 198-205 [doi:10.1007/s00347-017-0440-z]

Sincich LC, Sabesan R, Tuten WS, Roorda A, Harmening WM (2016) Functional Imaging of Cone Photoreceptors. In: Baraas R, Marshall J, Kremers J (eds.) Human Color Vision.
Volume 5 of the Springer Series in Vision Research. pp 71-104

Domdei N, Reiniger JL, Pfau M, Charbel Issa P, Holz FG, Harmening WM (2016) Histology in the living eye: non-invasive microscopic structure and function analysis of the retina with adaptive optics. Der Ophthalmologe, 114(3): 206-214

Pfau M, Lindner M, Fleckenstein M, Finger RP, Rubin G,  Harmening WM, Morales MU, Holz FG, Schmitz-Valckenberg S (2016) Test–retest reliability of scotopic and mesopic fundus-controlled perimetry using a modified MAIA in normal eyes. Ophthalmologica,
237: 42-54 [doi:10.1159/000453079]

Meyer J, Fang PP, Krohne TU, Harmening WM, Holz FG, Schmitz-Valckenberg S (2016) Optical coherence tomography angiography (OCT-A) in rats. Der Ophthalmologe,
114(2): 140-147 [doi:10.1007/s00347-016-0309-6]

Müller PL, Müller S, Gliem M, Küpper K, Holz FG, Harmening WM*, Issa P* (2016) Perception of Haidinger brushes in macular disease depends on macular pigment density and visual acuity. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 57(3): 1448-1456 [doi:10.1167/iovs.15-19004

Fang PP, Harmening WM, Müller PL, Lindner M, Krohne TU, Holz FG (2015) Technical principles of OCT angiography. Der Ophthalmologe, 113(1):6-13

Bruce KS, Harmening WM, Langston BR, Tuten WS, Roorda A, Sincich LC (2015) Normal perceptual sensitivity arising from weakly reflective cone photoreceptors.
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 56(8):4431-4438 [doi:10.1167/iovs.15-16547]

Harmening WM*, Tuten WS*, Roorda A, Sincich LC (2014) Mapping the perceptual grain of the human retina. The Journal of Neuroscience, 34(16):5667-5677 [doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5191-13.2014]
Harmening WM, Tiruveedhula P, Roorda A, Sincich LC (2012) Measurement and correction of transverse chromatic offsets for multi-wavelength retinal microscopy.
Biomedical Optics Express, 3(9): 2066-2077 [doi:10.1364/BOE.3.002066]

Scriba M, Harmening WM, Mettke-Hofman C, Vyssotski A, Roulin A, Wagner H, Rattenborg N (2012) Evaluation of two minimally-invasive techniques for electroencephalogram recording in wild or freely behaving animals. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 199(3):183-189 [doi:10.1007/s00359-012-0779-1]

Orlowski J, Harmening WM, Wagner H (2012) Night vision in barn owls: visual acuity and contrast sensitivity under dark adaptation. Journal of Vision, 12(4):1-8 [doi:10.1167/12.13.4]

before 2012
Harmening WM, Wagner H (2011) From optics to attention: Visual perception in the barn owl. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 197(11): 1031-42

Harmening WM, Orlowski J, Ben-Shahar O, Wagner H (2011) Overt attention towards oriented objects in free viewing barn owls. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108(20): 8461-8466 [doi:10.1073/pnas.1101582108]

van der Willigen RF*, Harmening WM*, Vossen S, Wagner H (2010) Disparity sensitivity in man and owl: psychophysical evidence for equivalent perception of shape-from-stereo. Journal of Vision, 10(1): 1-11 [doi:10.1167/10.1.10

Harmening WM, Nikolay P, Orlowski J, Wagner H (2009) Spatial contrast sensitivity and grating acuity of barn owls. Journal of Vision, 9(7): 1-12 [doi:10.1167/9.7.13]

Harmening WM (2009) A case of quasi-infinite visual acuity and illusionary size.
Perception, 38(5): 781-783 [doi:10.1068/p6398

Ohayon S, Harmening WM, Wagner H, Rivlin E (2008) Through a barn owl's eyes: interactions between scene content and visual attention. Biological Cybernetics,
98(2): 115-132 [doi:10.1007/s00422-007-0199-4]

Harmening WM, Vobig MA, Walter P, Wagner H (2007) Ocular aberrations in barn owl eyes. Vision Research, 47(23): 2934-2942 [doi:10.1016/j.visres.2007.08.001]

Harmening WM, Göbbels K, Wagner H (2007) Vernier acuity in barn owls.
Vision Research, 47(7): 1020-1026 [doi:10.1016/j.visres.2007.01.005]

(* denotes equal contribution)
Reiniger JL, Lobecke AC, Sabesan R, Bach M, Verbakel F, de Brabander J, Holz FG, Berendschot TTJM, Harmening WM (2019) Habitual higher order aberrations affect Landolt but not Vernier acuity. Journal of Vision, 19(5): 1-15 [doi:10.1167/19.5.11]
Meyer JH, Larsen PF, Strack C, Harmening WM, Krohne TU, Holz FG, Schmitz-Valckenberg S (2019) Optical coherence tomography angiography (OCT-A) in an animal model of laser-induced choroidal neovascularization. Experimental Eye Research, 184: 162-171 [doi:10.1016/j.exer.2019.04.002]
Wolf Harmening
Domdei N, Linden M, Reiniger JL, Holz FG, Harmening WM (2019) Eye tracking-based estimation and compensation of chromatic offsets for multi-wavelength retinal microstimulation with foveal cone precision. BioRxiv, preprint [doi:10.1101/599464]