Neuroscience seminar series

Autumn 2020


Allan-Hermann Pool, PhD, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA

Title: Mapping and re-engineering neural circuits mediating biological motivations

Host: Eero Castrén


30.10.2020 at 9:00

Anthony White, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Queensland Australia

Title: Improving clinical translation of cell culture research in neurodegeneration

Host: Jari Koistinaho                              


12.11.2020 at 16:00

Georgina Aldridge, Department of Neurology, University of Iowa Health Care, USA 

Title: In vivo Imaging of Structure and Function of Prefrontal Neurons in a Mouse Overexpressing Cortical alpha-Synuclein

Host: Leo Khirug


20.11.2020 at 14:00

Simon Schultz, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, UK

Title: Place cells in head-fixed mice navigating a floating real-world environment 

Host: Leo Khirug


27.11.2020 at 14:00


Rob Wykes, Clinical & Experimental Epilepsy, University College London, UK

Title: Novel imaging and electrophysiological approaches to study seizures and spreading depressions in awake rodents 

Host: Leo Khirug


4.12.2020 at 14:00

Janelle Pakan, DZNE Magdeburg, Center for Behavioral Brain Sciences (CBBS), Institute of Cognitive Neurology and Dementia (IKND), Germany

Title: The interaction of sensory and motor information to shape neuronal representations in mouse cortical networks

Host: Leo Khirug

NOTE: On Friday at 14:00. Seminar through zoom:

Meeting ID: 619 4720 9576
Passcode: 340272


14.12.2020 at 14:00

Silvia Rodriguez-Rozada, Center for Molecular Neurobiology Hamburg, Germany

Title: Lights and colors: expanding the palette of optogenetic tools

Host: Nelson Totah

NOTE: On Monday at 14:00. Seminar through zoom:

Meeting ID: 629 8188 0791

Passcode: 440186