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Alumni / Former lab members of Andreas Herz

Platzhalter maleArmin Bahl

student (...)

Current position: Visiting Post Doc
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University




Jan BendaProf. Dr. Jan Benda

PhD student (1998-2002)

Continued as PostDoc with L. Maler and A. Longtin, Ottawa
Bernstein Award 2007

Current position: Full Professor for Neuroethology
Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen


Alice BoitDr. Alice Boit

Master student (2002)

Current position:  Scientific coordinator
University of Potsdam



Daniel CremersProf. Dr. Daniel Cremers

PhD student (1998-1999)

Continued on to Computer Science (PhD Mannheim, Postdoc UCLA/Princeton, Professor Bonn)

Gottfried-Wilhelm-Leibniz Award 2016

Current position: Chair for Computer Vision & Pattern Recognition
Department of Informatics, TU Munich

Felix CreutzigDr. Felix Creutzig

PhD student (2003-2004)

Continued as Climate Change Economist

Current position: Group leader "Land use, infrastructures, and transport" at Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change

Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change


Irina ErchovaDr. Irina Erchova

Post Doc (   )

Continued as ...

Current position: Research Associate
School of Optometry and Vision Sciences, Cardiff University


Platzhalter femaleDr. Karin Fisch

PhD student (...)

Continued as ...

Current position: ...


Platzhalter maleRoberto Fernández Galán

 Current position: Case Western Reserve University, School of Engineering





Platzhalter maleDr. rer. nat. Samuel Glauser

PhD student (   )

Continued as ...

Current position: Catastrophe Modeling Specialist, Zürich


Tim GollischDr. Tim Gollisch

PhD student ( 2000-2004)

Continued as Postdoc an der Harvard University; Max Planck Research Group Leader in München-Martinsried

Current position: Group Leader Department of Ophthalmology UMG; Professor an der Universitätsmedizin Göttingen
Department of Ophthalmology UMG, Göttingen

Robert GütigDr. Robert Gütig

Post Doc ( ...  )

Continued as PostDoc bei Prof. Haim Sompolinsky am Interdisciplinary Center for Neural Computation der Hebrew University of Jerusalem 

Current position: Forschungsgruppenleiter (Research Group Leader) am Max Planck Institut für experimentelle Medizin (Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine)
Max-Planck-Institut für Experimentelle Medizin

Richard KempterProf. Dr. Richard Kempter

Post Doc (2001)

Emmy Noether Stipendiat, ITB Berlin (2002-2008)

Continued as Junior Research Group Leader, Institute for Theoretical Biology, HU Berlin

Current position: Theoretical Neuroscience Lab, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin



Christoph KirstDr. Christoph Kirst, PhD

Post Doc ( ...  )

Continued as ...

Current position: The Rockefeller University


Carleen KlugerCarleen Kluger

Master student (2009-2011)

Continued as PhD student at Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology

Current position: Lehrstuhl für angewandte Physik und Center for NanoScience



Irina KopysovaIrina Kopysova

Current position: Unit of Neuroscience Information and Complexity (CNRS FRE)




Christian MachensDr. Christian Machens

PhD student (   )

Continued as ...

Current position: Champalimaud Neuroscience Programme



Alexander MathisDr. Alexander Mathis

PhD student ( ...  )

Continued as ...

Current position:
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University


Franziska MatthäusDr. Franziska Matthäus

Student (1998-2000)

Continued as PhD student
Zentrum für Rechnergestützte und Mathematische Modellierung (ICM), Warshaw

Current position: FIAS / Goethe-Universität Frankfurt



Platzhalter maleRoland Müller

PhD student (   )

Continued as

Current position: Siemens AG


Johannes NehrkornDr. Johannes Nehrkorn

PhD student (2011-2014)

Continued as Data Scientist at ProSiebenSat.1 Digital GmbH

Current position: Consultant at Siemens Management Consulting



Tim OppermannDr. Tim Oppermann

PhD student ( ...  )

Continued as ...

Current position: Pfenning, Meining & Partner mbB



Ute Paul Ute Paul

Forschungsstudentin (1999)

Current position: SYNSPIKE, TIZ Darmstadt





Eric ReifensteinDr. Eric Reifenstein

PhD student ( ...   )

Continued as ...

Current position: Computational neurophysiology group, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin



Raphael RitzDr. Raphael Ritz


Continued as Scientific Officer at The International Neuroinformatics Coordinating Facility (INCF)

Current position: Head of Data Division
Max-Planck Computing and Data Facility, Garching



Platzhalter maleAriel Rokem

Research student at HU Berlin ( 2002-2003 )

Continued as , UC Berkeley

Current position: Data Scientist, The University of Washington eScience Institute



Ines SamengoProfessor Inés Samengo

Postdoctoral Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in the Institute for Theoretical Biology (2003)

Continued as an Independent Researcher in Conicet and as a Professor in Instituto Balseiro

Current position: Inés Samengo's home page
Statistical and Interdisciplinary Physics Group (FiEstIn)

Instituto Balseiro - Bariloche - Argentina


Roland SchaetteDr. Roland Schaette

Diploma student (2001 - 2003)

Continued as PhD student Humboldt-Universität Berlin

Current position: UCL Ear Institute



Prof. Dr. Susanne SchreiberProf. Dr. Susanne Schreiber

PhD student (  ... )

Continued as Junior professor, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Bernstein Award 2008

Current position:
Computational neurophysiology group, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin


Hartmut SchützeDr. Hartmut Schütze

Postdoc (1999-2001, 2003-2004)

Continued as Postdoc at the Krieger Mind Brain Institute of the John Hopkins University in Baltimore

Current position: Institute for Cognitive Neurology and Dementia Research
Medinizinische Fakultät, Otto-von-Guericke Universität Magdeburg


Bartosz TelenczukDr. Bartosz Telenczuk

PhD student (   )

Continued as 

Current position: PostDoc in the Computational Neuroscience group of Prof. Alain Desrexhe

Topic: Bridging the scales of neuronal organisation: from spikes to EEG
Laboratory for Computational Neuroscience

Sebastian WatzlProfessor Sebastian Watzl


Current position: Associate Professor
University of Oslo, CSMN - Centre for the Study of Mind in Nature
University of Oslo


Laurenz WiskottProf. Dr. Laurenz Wiskott

Research associate at the Innovationskolleg Theoretische Biologie at the Humboldt-University Berlin (1999-2000)

Continued as Junior research group leader at the Institute for Theoretical Biology

Current position: Institut für Neuroinformatik, Ruhr-Universität Bochum