0-Year Students and Mentors

0-Year Students

Pau Aceituno

Pau Aceituno

0-Year Student
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig
Research interests: • theoretical neuroscience • machine learning • graph theory • random matrices
Rasmus Bruckner

Rasmus Bruckner

0-Year Student
Freie Universität Berlin
Research interests: • learning and decision making under uncertainty • development and application of computational cognitive models
Daniel E. Heinz

Daniel E. Heinz

0-Year Student
Max Planck Institute for Psychiatry, Munich
Research interests: • Janus-faced role of the endogenous cannabinoid system in fear, reward regulation and cognition • mouse models combined with molecular assays, pharmacological tools and sophisticated behavioral tests • consequences of selective alterations in endocannabinoid levels
Alex Hernández-García

Alex Hernández-García

0-Year Student
Osnabrück University
Research interests: • learning with deep neural networks • brain-inspired machine learning • cognitive computational neuroscience • visual perception
Kai Kiwitz

Kai Kiwitz

0-Year Student
Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
Research interests: • investigating the resemblance between expert and machine driven biomedical image segmentation • structural and functional properties of the human visual system • high-resolution cytoarchitectonic brain mapping in big data sets • machine learning applications for biomedical image segmentation
Marinus Kloos

Marinus Kloos

0-Year Student
Technical University of Munich
Research interests: • development of imaging techniques • information processing on single cell level • formation and stability of dendritic spines during learning
Andrea Knop

Andrea Knop

0-Year Student
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Research interests: • developmental psychobiology • childhood adversity • neural plasticity • plastic reorganization • sensitive periods of brain development
Jennifer Kosubek-Langer

Jennifer Kosubek-Langer

0-Year Student
Freie Universität Berlin
Research interests: • mechanisms underlying neuronal and cognitive plasticity in the adult brain • combination of molecular and imaging techniques with behavioral data to understand the neural control of birdsong • neuronal circuits and gene networks involved in vocal learning and language acquisition
Bettina Mieth

Bettina Mieth

0-Year Student
Technical University of Berlin
Research interests: • combination of computer science, mathematics and statistics to interpret biological data • development, implementation and application of artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques • analysis of sequential data, specifically genetic and transcriptional data
Esther Mühlbauer

Esther Mühlbauer

0-Year Student
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
Research interests: • ambulatory assessment • bipolar disorders • eHealth/mHealth • digital phenotyping
Beate Mühlroth

Beate Mühlroth

0-Year Student
Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin
Research interests: • interplay of sleep and memory in the aging brain • mechanisms causing normal age-related and pathological memory decline • different neuroimaging methods like EEG, polysomnography (PSG), and MRI with behavioral memory paradigms
Sophia Rekers

Sophia Rekers

0-Year Student
Humboldt-Universität Berlin
Research interests: • spatial navigation and virtual reality in neuropsychology • neurorehabilitation • clinical and cognitive neuroscience
Rachele Sanfelici

Rachele Sanfelici

0-Year Student
Ludwig Maximilian University Munich
Research interests: • surface-based neuroanatomical brain patterns in psychiatric disorders • personalized prognostic tools using machine learning • international validation of multivariate predictive models
Armin Thomas

Armin Thomas

0-Year Student
Technical University of Berlin
Research interests: • machine learning and cognitive neuroscience • utilizing deep learning methods to analyze neuroimaging data
Rachel Zsido

Rachel Zsido

0-Year Student
Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig
Research interests: • hormonal transition states and implications for brain structure, cognition, emotional well-being • depression susceptibility and resilience • sex hormones, menstrual cycle, premenstrual dysphoric disorder • multimodal neuroimaging (MRI, PET, EEG)

 

Mentors

Cristina Gonzalez-Liencres

Cristina Gonzalez-Liencres

Mentor
Research interests: • consciousness • social cognition • psychiatry with a focus on psychosis
Tina Huang

Tina Huang

Mentor
University College London, UK
Research interests: • source memory • metacognition • processing fluency • implicit-explicit distinction
Ann-Kathrin Rogge

Ann-Kathrin Rogge

Mentorin
Universität Hamburg
Forschungsinteressen: • brain plasticity due to physical exercise and sensory deprivation • vestibular contributions to cognition
Alexandra Tinnermann

Alexandra Tinnermann

Mentor
University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
Research interests: • pain perception in humans using fMRI • cognitive modulation of pain perception and its representation in the entire central nervous system
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