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Karanikolaou, M., Limanowski, J., & Northoff, G. (2022). Does temporal irregularity drive prediction failure in schizophrenia? Temporal modelling of ERPs. Schizophrenia, 8, 1-9. Link Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Ciaunica, A., Seth, A., Limanowski, J., Hesp, C., & Friston, K. (2022). I overthink—therefore I am not: Altered Sense of Self in Depersonalisation Disorder. Consciousness and Cognition, 101, 103320. Link Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Quirmbach, F., & Limanowski, J. (2022). The human frontal operculum is involved in visuomotor performance monitoring. eNeuro, 9, 1-12. Link Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J. (2022). Precision control for a flexible body representation. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 134, 1-18. Link Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J. (2022). Enacting proprioceptive predictions in the rubber hand illusion. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 16, 839890. Link Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24


Parr, T., Limanowski, J., Rawji, V., & Friston, K. (2021). The computational neurology of movement under active inference. Brain, 144, 1799-1818. Link Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Li, S.-C., Muschter, E., Limanowski, J., & Hatzipanayioti, A. (2021). Human perception and neurocognitive development across the lifespan. In: Tactile Internet with Human-in-the-Loop (Eds.: F.H.P. Fitzek, S.-C. Li, S. Speidel, T. Strufe, M. Simsek, & M. Reisslein). Amsterdam: Academic Press. Link


Limanowski, J., Litvak, V., & Friston, K. (2020). Cortical beta oscillations reflect the contextual gating of visual action feedback. NeuroImage, 222, 117267. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., & Friston, K. (2020). Attentional weighting of vision vs proprioception during action. Cerebral Cortex, 30, 1637–1648. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., & Friston, K. (2020). Active inference under visuo-proprioceptive conflict: Simulation and empirical results. Scientific Reports, 10, 4010. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24 Selected for the 2020 Scientific Reports Editor’s choice collection “virtual reality”.

Limanowski, J., Lopes, P., Keck, J., Baudisch, P., Friston, K., & Blankenburg, F. (2020). Action-dependent processing of touch in the human parietal operculum and posterior insula. Cerebral Cortex, 30, 607–617. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., & Friston, K. (2020). Attenuating oneself: An active inference perspective on “selfless” experiences. Philosophy and the Mind Sciences, 1(I), 6. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

2019 & earlier

Limanowski, J., & Friston, K. (2018). ‘Seeing the dark’: Grounding phenomenal transparency and opacity in precision estimation for active inference. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 643. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J.*, Sarasso, P.*, & Blankenburg, F. (2018). Different responses of the right superior temporal sulcus to visual movement feedback during self-generated versus externally generated hand movements. European Journal of Neuroscience, 47, 314-320. Link

Limanowski, J., & Blankenburg, F. (2018). Fronto-parietal brain responses to visuotactile congruence in an anatomical reference frame. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 12, 48. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., & Blankenburg, F. (2017). Posterior parietal cortex evaluates visuoproprioceptive congruence based on brief visual information. Scientific reports 7, 16659. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J. (2017). (Dis-)attending to the body. Action and self-experience in the active inference framework. In T. Metzinger & W. Wiese (Eds.), Philosophy and Predictive Processing: 18. Frankfurt am Main: MIND Group. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., Kirilina, E., & Blankenburg, F. (2017). Neuronal correlates of continuous manual tracking under varying visual movement feedback in a virtual reality environment. NeuroImage, 146, 81-89. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., & Blankenburg, F. (2016). Integration of visual and proprioceptive limb position information in human posterior parietal, premotor, and extrastriate cortex. The Journal of Neuroscience, 36, 2582-2589. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., & Blankenburg, F. (2015). That’s not quite me! Limb ownership encoding in the human brain. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 11, 1130-1140. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., & Blankenburg, F. (2015). Network activity underlying the illusory self-attribution of a dummy arm. Human Brain Mapping, 36, 2284-2304. Link Nominated for the 2015 Human Brain Mapping Editor’s Choice Award

Limanowski, J. (2014). What can body ownership illusions tell us about minimal phenomenal selfhood? Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 946. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., Lutti, A., & Blankenburg, F. (2014). The extrastriate body area is involved in illusory limb ownership. NeuroImage, 86, 514-524. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Wold, A., Limanowski, J., Walter, H., & Blankenburg, F. (2014). Proprioceptive drift in the rubber hand illusion is intensified following 1 Hz TMS of the left EBA. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 390. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., & Blankenburg, F. (2013). Minimal self-models and the free energy principle. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 7, 547. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Limanowski, J., & Hecht, H. (2011). Where do we stand on locating the self? Psychology, 2, 312-317. Link  Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24

Selection of invited talks

Neurocognitive Mechanisms of Embodied Selfhood (2021). XXIX Congresso Annuale della Società Italiana di Psicofisiologia e Neuroscienze Cognitive, Palermo, Italien.

The role of multisensory precision control in the body representation for action (2021). Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen, Jena.

Precision or gain control within the brain’s body model (2020). Leibniz Institut für Neurobiologie, Marburg.

Body representation as ‘self-modelling’ in the brain (2019). FIL Brain Meeting, London, UK.

Körperbezogene Illusionen – ein Einblick in die Grundlagen der Selbstrepräsentation? (2017). 61. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Klinische Neurophysiologie und Funktionelle Bildgebung, Leipzig, Germany.

Brain responses to delayed visual hand movement feedback in a virtual reality tracking task (2016). 21st Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Geneva, Switzerland.

Evidence for hierarchical inference during illusory body ownership: an fMRI study using dynamical causal modeling (2015). 18th Academy ‘The Circularity of Mind and Body’, Heidelberg, Germany.

Multisensory representation of one’s limb in extrastriate cortex (2014). 2nd Mind, Brain & Body-Symposium, Mind-Brain Institute, Berlin, Germany.

Media coverage / non-peer reviewed publications

Splendor and misery of self-models:
Conceptual and empirical issues regarding consciousness and self-consciousness
” Interview with Prof. Thomas Metzinger (together with R. Millière)

Feature including interview about the theoretical implications of my research for the questions “Who am I?” in local student magazine,

Report of my “rubber hand illusion” fMRI experiments in various local German newspapers, e.g. Westfälische Nachrichten or Berliner Morgenpost

Video coverage of my “rubber hand illusion” demonstration during the Brain Awareness Week 2013.

Public television documentary of my “rubber hand illusion” fMRI experiments with the 3sat ‘nano camp’.

Limanowski, J. (2012, June 26). How you feel what another body feels. Scientific American.

Limanowski, J. (2011). Why we need an honest conception of scientific answers. FRANKly 22, 24-26.