Dr. Heiko Reuß


Room H 12


Department of Psychology (III)

Röntgenring 11

97070 Würzburg, Germany

Phone: +49 (0)931 / 3180113

Fax: +49 (0)931 / 3182815


Research interests

Unconscious Cognition




Janczyk, M., & Reuss, H. (in press). Only pre-cueing but no retro-cueing effects emerge with masked arrow cues. Consciousness and Cognition.

Reuss, H., Kiesel, A., & Kunde, W. (2015). Adjustments of response speed and accuracy to unconscious cues. Cognition, 134, 57-62. pdf.

Reuss, H., Kiesel, A., Pohl, C., & Kunde, W. (2015). Instructed illiteracy reveals expertise-effects on unconscious processing. Frontiers in Psychology. link.

Reuss, H.*, Desender, K.*, Kiesel, A., & Kunde, W. (2014). Unconscious conflicts in unconscious contexts: The role of awareness and timing in flexible conflict adaptation.  Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143, 1701 - 1718. pdf.

Kunde, W., Reuss, H., & Kiesel, A. (2012). Consciousness and Cognitive Control. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 8, 9-18. pdf.

Reuss, H., Kiesel, A., Kunde, W., & Wühr, P. (2012). A cue from the unconscious - masked symbols prompt spatial anticipation. Frontiers in Psychology,  3:397. pdf.doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00397

Reuss, H., Pohl, C., Kiesel, A., & Kunde, W. (2011). Follow the sign! Top-down contingent attentional capture of masked arrow cues. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 7, 82-91. pdf.

Reuss, H., Kiesel, A., Kunde, W., & Hommel, B. (2011). Unconscious activation of task sets.  Consciousness & Cognition, 20, 556-567. pdf.