News and Events
05.02.18 - Rena Birner (B. Sc. Cognitive Science, Universität Osnabrueck ) started an internship in our group, working with Kristin Kaduk and Mathieu Pachoud.
21.12.17 - Lydia Gibson successfully defended her thesis with the title "Pulvinar-cortical interactions for spatial perception and goal-directed actions in non-human primates".
12.12.17 - Isabel Wunder defened her Master Thesis "The effective connectivity in a cortical-striatal-thalamic network during decision making" in the Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen. In our group, she was supervised by Kristin Kaduk and Igor Kagan.
16.10.17 - Mathieu Pachoud, M. Sc. in Medical Neuroscience, University of Lausanne, joined DAG to work on his PhD, investigating thalamo-cortical circuitry supporting decisions and actions.
04.10.17 - Elisheba Crecca (M. Sc. Cognitive Science of Communication and Action, Roma Tre University) started an internship in our group, working with Sebastian Möller.
04.10.17 - Esther Olubukola Akinola (M. Sc. Neuroscience, Bremen University) started an internship in our group, working with Kristin Kaduk and Danial Arabali.
07.08.17 - Anisiga Thirunavukkarasu (B. Sc. Psychology, Göttingen University) started an internship in our group, working with Kristin Kaduk.
31.07.17 - Hannah Loenneker (B. Sc. Psychology, Tübingen University) started an internship in our group, working with Lukas Schneider.
01.05.17 - Isabel Kreis (M. Sc. Psychology, Bielefeld University) started an internship in our group, working with Kristin Kaduk
13.03.17 - Adan Ulises Dominguez Vargas successfully defended his PhD thesis "The role of thalamic pulvinar in eye-hand coordination for goal-directed actions" within System Neuroscience GGNB program.
06.03.17 - Iryna Schommartz (TU Dresden) started lab rotation in the Social Neuroscience project, working together with Sebastian Moeller.
01.03.17 - Uwe Zimmermann completed his Master in Developmental, Neural and Behavioral Biology in our group, working with Lydia Gibson on "Effects of Pulvinar Microstimulation on Target Selection" in perceptual decision tasks.
01.02.17 - Jiaqi Shang (Northwestern University) started internship in our group.
30.12.16 - Our paper, Electrical Microstimulation of the Pulvinar Biases Saccade Choices and Reaction Times in a Time-Dependent Manner, was accepted to Journal of Neuroscience.
15.12.16 - Isabel Wunder (University of Giessen) started Master thesis in our group.
01.12.16 - After nearly 6 years, our one and only Ira Panolias left our group to be closer to her family in Hannover. Best of luck to her! (and us...)
01.11.16 - Our own Kristin Kaduk, M.Sc. in Psychology, Goettingen University, returned home from Lyon, France (where she did an exciting internship with Fadila Hadj-Bouziane) to start PhD in our group.
14.07.16 - Successful evaluation of our work (Dept. Cognitive Neurology, UMG, and DAG) by Schilling Foundation: 4 more years of research funding!
13.07.16 - Caio Moreira graduated with Magna Cum Laude PhD in Behavior and Cognition PhD program, awarded for his thesis: "Certain behaviors: response selection and certainty-related processes in humans and rhesus monkeys".
01.07.16 - Uwe Zimmermann started Master in our group (PhD student supervisor Lydia Gibson).
08.02.16 - Our group participates with fMRI images in the exhibit "Portraits of the Mind" at DPZ.
25.01.16 - Uwe Zimmermann started lab rotation in our group.
09.11.15 - Alexandra Nagel started Bachelor thesis in our group (PhD student supervisor Lydia Gibson).
01.10.15 - Kristin Kaduk started Master thesis in our group (PhD student supervisor Caio Moreira).
15.03.15 - Alexander Kratzenberg started Master thesis in our group (PhD student supervisor Lukas Schneider).
15.11.14 - Alexander Kratzenberg started lab rotation in our group.
01.08.14 - Max Rollwage started internship in our group.
10.02.14 - Kristin Kaduk started lab rotation in our group.
01.11.13 - Lydia Gibson, M.Sc. in Psychology, Goettingen University, joined our group.
05.08.13 - Vanessa Hohn started lab rotation in our group.
13.05.13 - Shoba Kapoor started lab rotation in our group.
01.03.13 - Lukas Schneider, M.Sc. in Physics, University of Vienna, Austria, joined our group.
01.11.12 - Danial Arabali, M.Sc. in Computational Engineering, Ruhr-Universität-Bochum, Germany, joined our group.
20.08.12 - Caio Moreira, M.Sc. in Experimental Psychology, Institute of Psychology, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, joined our group and the new Behaviour and Cognition PhD program of Goettingen University.
30.04.12 - Kirsten Emmert started lab rotation in our group.
27.02.12 - Annika Grass started lab rotation in our group.
20.02.12 - First DAG Journal Club (see journalfire.com/dag)
09.01.12 - Adan Ulises Vargas, M.Sc. in Neurobiology from INSTITUTO DE NEUROBIOLOGÍA, UNIVERSIDAD AUTÓNOMA DE MÉXICO (UNAM), Querétaro, Mexico, joined our group.
01.11.11 - Malte Koester, M.Sc. in Cognitive Neuroscience with specialization in Action, Perception & Consciousness from Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour at the Radboud University, Nijmegen, joined our group.
15.08.11 - Olga Dyakova, M.Sc. in Engineering and Technology, St. Petersburg State Electrotechnical University, Russia, joined our group.
01.07.11 - Elena Spanou, M.Sc. in Cognitive Science from National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece, joined our group.
01.04.11 - Start of the DAG.