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Zhuanghua Shi

PD Dr. Zhuanghua Shi



R3210, Leopoldtr. 13, 80802, München
Department Psychologie, LMU München

Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 2180 5213
Fax: +49 (0) 89 / 2180 5211


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Research Projects

  • DFG GE 1889/5-1 Mechanisms of spatial context learning through touch and vision (with Thomas Geyer, 2019-2022)
  • DFG Sino-German collaborative research project SH 166/7-1 Value-induced crossmodal attention (with Hermann J. Müller, Xiaolin Zhou, Lihan Chenm, 2019-2022)
  • DFG project SH166/3-1,2: Dynamic prior and contextual calibration (with Stefan Glasauer, 2015-2021)
  • DFG project MU 773/16-1,2: Modeling predictive weighting systems in visual search (with Hermann J. Müller, 2015-2021)
  • DFG project TO 940/1,2: Adaptive attentional orienting to multisensory events (with Thomas Töllner, 2015-2021)
  • Bayerisches Hochschulzentrum für China (ProWA 2015-2016)


Winter semester 2018/19

  • NCP Course C: Classical psychological methods 1
  • P 2.4 Practical Course Psychophysics
  • Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten (Allg. u. Exp. Psychologie)
  • Phd Club: Bayesian inference and machine learning.

Summer semester 2018

  • Statistics with R (Neuro-cognitive psychology, Master program), Monday 14:00-16:00, Leopoldstr. 44, cip room

    This class is supported by DataCamp, the most intuitive learning platform for data science. Learn R, Python and SQL the way you learn best through a combination of short expert videos and hands-on-the-keyboard exercises. Every week we will have course assignment there. Please do visit and complete your tasks. 
  • Interdisciplinary research (Clinical psychology and cognitive neuroscience, Master program), Fri. 10:00-12:00, Leopoldstr. 44, 501
  • Multisensory perception (Bachelor program), Wed. 8:00-10:00, Leopoldstr. 13, 1205



 Shi, Z. (2013) Dynamic Temporal Processing of Multisensory Information, Habiltation an der Fakultät für Psychologie und Pädagogik der Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. 

  • Publications of Zhuanghua Shi

    Glasauer, S., Shi, Z. (2018) 150 years of research on Vierordt's law - Fechner's fault?, BioRxiv, doi:

    Chen, L., Zhou, X., Müller, H. J., Shi, Z.* (2018) What you see depends on what you hear:
    temporal averaging and crossmodal integration, JEP: General, doi:10.1037/xge0000487

    Allenmark, F., Shi, Z., Müller, H. J. (2018) Inter-trial effects in visual search: Factorial comparison of Bayesian updating models, PLOS Computational Biology, e1006328, doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1006328

    Assumpcao, L., Shi, Z., Zang, X., Müller, H. J., Geyer, T. (2018). Contextual cueing of tactile search is supported by an anatomical reference frame. JEP:HPP, 44(4):566-577. doi: 10.1037/xhp0000478.

    Jia, L., & Shi, Z.* (2017). Duration compression induced by visual and phonological repetition of Chinese characters. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 79(7), 2224-2232,

    Zang, X., Shi, Z., Müller, H. J., & Conci, M. (2017). Contextual cueing in 3D visual search depends on representations in planar-, not depth-defined space. Journal of Vision, 17(5), 17.

    Shi, Z., Zang, X., & Geyer, T. (2017). What fixations reveal about oculomotor scanning behavior in visual search. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 40, e155.

    Shi, Z., & Burr, D. (2016). Predictive coding of multisensory timing, Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences.

    Rank, M., Shi, Z., Müller, H. J., & Hirche, S. (2016). Predictive Communication Quality Control in Haptic Teleoperation with Time Delay and Packet Loss. IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems, doi: 10.1109/THMS.2016.2519608.

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  • Teaching

    11012 Vertifung in Allgemeiner Psychologie I: Multisensorische Wahrnehmung, Mitwoch 8:00-10:00, Leopoldstr. 13, 2402

    PhD seminar: Multisensory Perception, Dienstag, 16:00-18:00 Leopoldstr. 13, 2202 more

  • Demos

    Demos of various experiments. more