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THESIS DEFENSES

Below are listed the upcoming thesis defenses of the CSN Ph.D. students. If you would like to add an entry please send the necessary information to CSN admin.


28.10.2016

11.00 Uhr

"Visual information processing, welfare, and
cognition in the rhesus macaque"

Thesis Committee: Prof. Treue/Prof. Scherberger/Prof. Fischer J
Antonino Calapai
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

20.09.2016

14.00 Uhr

Neural coding of grasp force planning and control in macaque areas AIP, F5, and M1

Thesis Committee: Prof. Scherberger, Prof. Gail, Dr. Kagan
Rijk int'Veld
German Primate Center
Lecture Hall, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen

28.06.2016

10.30 Uhr

"Local processing of auditory information in the thorax of Ensifera"

Thesis Committee: Prof. Stumpner/Prof. Heinrich/Prof. Hörner
Paule Lefebvre
Schwann-Schleiden-Forschungszentrum
1.101 seminar room (basement), Julia-Lermontowa-Weg 3, 37077 Göttingen

13.05.2016

10.30 Uhr

"From hearing to singing:sensory to motor information processing in the grasshopper brain"

Thesis Committee: Prof. Stumpner/Prof. Heinrich/Prof. Scherberger
Mit Bhavsar
Schwann-Schleiden-Forschungszentrum
1.101 seminar room (basement), Julia-Lermontowa-Weg 3, 37077 Göttingen

04.09.2014

14.00 Uhr

"Dopaminergic Modulaton of Neuroplastcity in Humans -Contribution of Receptor Subtypes and Dosage"

Thesis Committee: Prof. Nitsche/Prof. Waldmann/Prof. Fuchs
Shane Fresnoza
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

30.07.2014

13.30 Uhr

Attention related neural mechanisms in processing of complex motion patterns

Thesis Committee: Prof. Treue/Prof. Wolf/Prof. Gail
Sepideh Fazeli
German Primate Center
Lecture Hall, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen

29.07.2014

09.00 Uhr

Neural representation of grasping kinematics in pre- and primary motor cortex.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Scherberger/Prof. Treue/Prof. Gail /Prof. Moser
Stefan Schaffelhofer
German Primate Center
Lecture Hall, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen

31.03.2014

15.30 Uhr

Combining Transcranial Electrical Stimulation With Magnetic Resonance Imaging In Behavioural Measurements In Health And Disease.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Antal/Prof. Hörner/Prof. Wörgötter
Catarina Saiote
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

27.03.2014

12.00 Uhr

Modulation of neuroplasticity in humans by advanced stimulation protocols and neuromodulators.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Nitsche / Prof. Kröner-Herwig / Prof. Mattler
Giorgi Batsikadze
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

29.01.2013

15.00 Uhr

Epigenomic Imaging of Neuropsychiatric Diseases: The Role of Chromatin Plasticity in Schizophrenia and Anxiety Diseases.

Thesis Committee: Prof. A. Fischer / Prof. Bayer / Prof. Hörner / Prof. Falkai
Sanaz Bahari-Javan
ENI, seminar room (ground floor), Grisebachstr. 5

21.05.2012

11.00 Uhr

The contribution of Abeta N3pE to the etiology of Alzheimer´s disease.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Bayer / Prof. Ehrenreich / Prof. A. Fischer
Jessica Wittnam
UMG Psychiatry Building
Seminar room 3 - C408, Von-Siebold-Str. 5

18.05.2012

11.00 Uhr

Effects of recombinant human erythropoietin in the cuprizone mouse model of de- and remyelination.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Ehrenreich / Prof. Nave / Prof. Bayer
Nora Hagemeyer
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

20.04.2012

9.00 Uhr

Developmental, physiological and Pharmacological validation of a comprehensive model of stress-induced depression..

Thesis Committee: Prof. Fuchs / Prof. Hörner / Prof. Paulus
Nicole Yee
German Primate Center
Seminar room 1st floor (1. OG), Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen

13.04.2012

13.00 Uhr

Social and Physical Cognition in Old World monkeys: a comparative perspective..

Thesis Committee: Prof. J. Fischer / Prof. Waldmann / Prof. Rakoczy / Prof. Nieder
Vanessa Schmitt
German Primate Center
Lecture Hall, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen

23.09.2011

10.00 Uhr

Cerebral plasticity induced by transcranial brain stimulation with weak current in humans: insights from fMRI.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Paulus / Prof. Wörgötter / Prof. Frahm / Prof. Gruber
Rafael Polania
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Seminar A1, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

01.08.2011

16.00 Uhr

Alcohol use in schizophrenia and the role of genetic variants in the corticotropin releasing system.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Ehrenreich / Prof. Gibbons / Prof. J. Fischer
Katja Ribbe
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

31.05.2011

14.00 Uhr

Genetic interaction of Per- and Dec-genes in the mammalian circadian clock.

Thesis Committee: Dr. Oster / Prof. J. Fischer / Prof. Paulus
Brid Bode
Max-Planck-Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
Large Seminar Room, Am Fassberg 11, 37077 Göttingen

14.04.2011

10.00 Uhr

Phenotype-based genetic association studies in schizophrenia: Proof-of-principle for cognition-relevant genes.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Ehrenreich / Prof. Brose / Prof. Rehling
Sabrina Grube
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

21.02.2011

14.00 Uhr

Genetic variants of EPO and EPOR influence cognitive core features of schizophrenia.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Ehrenreich / PD Dr. Gibbons / Prof. Nave
Heidi Friedrichs
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

17.01.2011

13.00 Uhr

Pharmacological alterations of neuroplasticity in the human motor cortex induced by dopaminergic and cholinergic agents.

Thesis Committee: Dr. Nitsche / Prof. Fuchs / Prof. Kröner-Herwig
Nivethida Thirugnanasambandam
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

10.01.2011

10.30 Uhr

Cortical and subcortical mechanisms in persistent stuttering.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Paulus / Prof. J. Fischer / Prof. Hasselhorn / PD Dr. Sommer
Nicole Neef
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

03.11.2010

9.30 Uhr

The influence of attention on the processing of transparent motion in primate visual cortex.

Thesis Committee: Prof. Treue / Dr. Gail / Prof. Heinrich
Anja Lochte
GZMB
Seminar Room 0.232, Justus-von-Liebig-Weg 11, 37077 Göttingen

08.10.2010

11.00 Uhr

The assessment of higher brain functions of mice within the framework of establishing genetic-environmental animal model of schizophrenia

Thesis Committee: Prof. Ehrenreich / Dr. Gibbons / Prof. Brose
Ahmed El-Kordi
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

17.02.2010

09.30 Uhr

Adaptation and attention in higher visual perception

Thesis Committee: Prof. Treue / Dr. Dechent / Dr. Gail
Daniel Kaping
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

16.02.2010

10.00 Uhr

Inducing neuroplasticity in the human motor system by transcranial magnetic stimulation: from pathophysiology to a therapeutic option in movement disorders

Thesis Committee: Prof. Paulus / Prof. Treue / Prof. Rammsayer
Holger Rothkegel
Max-Planck-Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Str. 3, 37075 Göttingen

30.10.2009

14.00 Uhr

Environmental and therapeutic modulators of neuropsychiatric disease

Thesis Committee: Prof. Ehrenreich / Prof. Havemann-Reinecke / Prof. Heinrich
Bartosz Adamcio
Max-Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine
Lecture Hall, Hermann-Rein-Straße 3, 37075 Göttingen

09.09.2009

10.30 Uhr

An fMRI study of chromatic processing in humans - spatial and temporal characteristics of the cortical visual areas

Thesis Committee: Prof. Frahm / Prof. Lee / Prof. Treue
Dany d'Souza
GZMB Building
Seminar Room 0.232, Justus-von-Liebig-Weg 11, 37077 Göttingen

17.10.2008

16 Uhr s.t.

Possible influences of circadian melatonin on the function of neurosecretory neurons and serotonin-modulated behavior on crayfish.

Thesis Committee: Jun.-Prof. Heinrich / Prof. Hardeland / PD Dr. Reischig
Abud Farca Luna
Institut für Zoologie und Anthropologie, Abteilung Neurobiologie
Seminarraum, Johann-Friedrich-Blumenbach-Institut für Zoologie und Anthropologie, Berliner Strasse 28, D-37073 Göttingen