Übersicht der RDN-Veranstaltungsreihe 2015 bis 2016

  • 27.June 2016
    Synaptic and neural support of brain plasticity and memory

    Dr. Hardy Hagena (Department of Neurophysiology, RUB)
    The unique role of CA3 in learning and memory

    Dr. John Kudolo (Department of Neurophysiology, RUB)
    Synaptic tagging: creating associative memories

    Zohre Azimi, MSc (Institute for Neuroinformatics, RUB)
    Stimulating and recording neuronal activity with light

    Egor Dzyubenko, MSc (Department of Cell Morphology & Molecular Neurobiology, RUB)
    Neuron-Glia interactions in neural plasticity: Contributions of neural extracellular matrix and perineuronal nets


  • 14. March 2016
    Prof. Dr. Armin Zlomuzica
    Clinical & Behavioural Neuroscience, Faculty of Psychology, RUB
    Novel tools for studying the neurobiology and neuropathology of episodic memories in animals and humans

  • 15. February 2016
    Prof. Dr. Georg Juckel
    Dep. of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy & Preventive Medicine; LWL University Hospital; RUB
    Role of microglia and cytokines in schizophrenia and affective disorders

  • 25. January 2016
    Prof. Dr. Andreas Reiner
    Cellular Neurobiology, Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology, RUB
    Optical control of synaptic signaling proteins: The development and application of light-gated glutamate receptors

  • 7. December 2015
    Dr. Patrizia Thoma
    Neuropsychology, Faculty of Psychology, RUB
    Complex sociocognitive abilities in alcohol dependence and depression

  • 26. October 2015
    Prof. Dr. Carsten Lukas
    Institut für Diagnostische und Interventionelle Radiologie, St. Josef Hospital Bochum
    Spinal cord atrophie in MS: the missing measure?

  • 14. September 2015
    Prof. Dr. Denise Manahan-Vaughan
    Neurophysiology, Medical Faculty, RUB
    Sensory dysfunction and psychosis: consequences for hippocampal information processing?

  • 18. May 2015
    Internal Retreat of the Research Department of Neuroscience

  • 13. April 2015
    Prof. Dr. Sarah Weigelt
    Developmental Neuropsychology, Faculty of Psychology, RUB
    Prolonged development of higher visual functions during childhood

  • 16. March 2015
    Prof. Dr. Magdalena Sauvage
    Mercator Research Group, Medical Faculty, RUB
    Evidence for segregated spatial and non-spatial hippocampal subnetworks: a new concept

Übersicht der RDN-Veranstaltungsreihe 2013 bis 2014

  • 15. December 2014
    Prof. Dr. Sen Cheng
    Mercator Research Group "Structure of Memory", Faculty of Psychology, RUB
    Episodic Memory and the Hippocampus: A New Paradigm

  • 24. November 2014
    Prof. Dr. Ulf Eysel
    Neurophysiology, Medical Faculty, RUB
    The role of the cortical excitatory state for remodelling of cortical sensory maps.

  • 27. October 2014
    Prof. Dr. Robert Kumsta
    Genetic Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, RUB
    Biological Embedding of Experience –
    Investigation of gene expression profiles and DNA methylation in the context of stress and trauma


  • 25. August 2014
    Prof. Dr. Katrin Marcus
    Department Functional Proteomics, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    Application of proteome analysis in neurodegenerative and neuromuscular diseases

  • 23. June 2014
    Dr. Wanda Gerding
    Human Genetics, Medical Faculty, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    An animal mouse model for retinal degeneration in man – and beyond?

  • 26. May 2014
    Prof. Dr. Michael Hollmann
    Dept. Biochemistry I - Receptor Biochemistry, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    Glutamate receptors: Versatile, highly modulated signal transducers from nerve cells to plant cells

  • 10. February 2014
    Prof. Dr. Laurenz Wiskott
    Institut für Neuroinformatik, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    The Discovery of Slowness

  • 16. December 2013
    Prof. Dr. Andreas Faissner
    Dep. of Cellmorphology & Molecular Neurobiology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    Caught in the Matrix - the Molecular Microenvironment of Neurons and Glia

  • 14. October 2013
    Dr. Erhan Genc
    Biopsychology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    Anatomical correlates of subjective visual experience

  • 15. Juli 2013
    Prof. Dr. Oliver T Wolf
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Cognitive Psychology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    The stressed seahorse

  • 10. June 2013
    Prof. Dr. Stefan Herlitze
    Dep. of General Zoology and Neurobiology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    Optogenetic control of neuronal activity and mouse behavior by light activated GPCRs

  • 13. May 2013
    PD Dr. Hubert Dinse
    Neural Plasticity Lab, Institut für Neuroinformatik, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    Perceptual learning - the many ways to change brains

  • 08. April 2013
    Prof. Dr. Ralf Gold
    Neurological University Clinic, St. Josef Hospital, Ruhr-Universität Bochum)
    Fumarates - from the molecule and experimental pathways to clinical efficacy in relapsing-remitting MS