Johan Chandra

Johan Chandra, M.Sc.

Research Assistant in Experimental and Biological Psychology


University Campus Golm
Bldg 14, Room 4.10
Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25
14476 Potsdam, Germany


consulting hours
on appointment


M.Sc. (Psychology, 2016, University of Potsdam, Germany)
B.Sc. (Psychology, 2008, University of Sumatera Utara, Indonesia)

Research interests:

Control of eye movements during reading
Oculomotor processes
Computational modeling

Research project:

Integration of oculomotor and cognitive-dynamical modeling of eye-movement control during reading (DFG)




Rabe, M.M., Chandra, J., Krügel, A., Seelig, S.A., Vasishth, S., & Engbert, R. (2019). A Bayesian approach to dynamical modeling of eye-movement control in reading of normal, mirrored, and scrambled texts. PsyArXiv: 10.31234/; Data available at: 10.17605/OSF.IO/T9SBF


Journal Articles & Book Chapters


Chandra, J., Krügel, A., & Engbert, R. (2020). Modulation of oculomotor control during reading of mirrored and inverted texts. Scientific Reports (in press) arXiv: 1911.04585; Data available at:


Chandra, J., Krügel, A., & Engbert, R. (2019). Experimental test of Bayesian saccade targeting under reversed reading direction. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics. doi: 10.3758/s13414-019-01814-4


Haesner, M., Chandra, J., Steinert, A., & Steinhagen-Thiessen, E. (2018). An eye movement analysis of web usability: Differences between older adults with and without mild cognitive impairment. Assistive Technology, 30 (2), 66-73. doi: 10.1080/10400435.2016.1251994