Alumni

Alumni 2017-11-07T08:57:11+00:00

Mingxin Ding (Master’s Student 2016-2017)
Technician
Watson laboratory
University of Michigan, USA
watsonneurolab.org

Brendon Watson (Research fellow -2017)
Assistant Professor,
University of Michigan, USA
watsonneurolab.org

Dion Khodagholy (Postdoctoral Fellow 2013-2017)
Assistant Professor,
Department of Electrical Engineering
Columbia University, USA
dion.ee.columbia.edu  ee.columbia.edu/dion-khodagholy

Jennifer Gelinas (Research fellow 2013-2017)
Assistant Professor,
Columbia University, USA

Talfan Evans (Visiting student 2016-2017)
PhD Student
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience
UCL, London, England

Oren Wilcox (Research intern 2016)
Bachelor Student
Dartmouth College
New Hampshire, USA

Kathryn Mcclain (Rotation student 2017)
NYU Neuroscience
New York, USA

Mihály Vöröslakos (Visiting researcher 2016-2017)
Postdoc
University of Michigan, USA

Jonathan Platkiewicz
Research Associate
Department of Mathematics
The City College of New York, USA
jonathanplatkiewicz.com

Caroline Haimerl (Rotation student 2017)
NYU Neuroscience
New York, USA

Onni Rauhala (Visiting student 2016)
Bachelor Student
Minnesota University Twin Cities
Minnesota, USA

Antal “Tony” Berenyi
Berényi Lab, MTA-SZTE ‘Momentum’ Oscillatory Neuronal Networks Research Group
University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
berenyilab.com

Adrien Peyrache (Postdoctoral Fellow  2011-2016)
Assistant Professor
Montreal Neurological Institute
McGill University, Canada
peyrachelab.com

Marion-Anne Barre (Visiting Master’s Student -2016)
Intern in the lab of Claire Wyart
Integrative Biology and Physiology,
Université Pierre et Marie Curie and ENS Cachan Paris Saclay
Paris France

Bo Hu (Postdoctoral Fellow 2014 – 2015)
Associate Professor
Department of Physiology, College of Basic Medical Sciences,
Third Military Medial University
Chongqing, China

Zifang (Frank) Zhao (Graduate Student 2013 – 2015)
Graduate Student
Peking University
Beijing, China

Eran Stark (Postdoctoral Fellow, Research Assistant Professor 2009 – 2015)
Assistant Professor
Department of Neuroscience, Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv, Israel
eranstarklab.com

Andres Grosmark (Graduate Student 2007 – 2015) 
Postdoctoral Fellow
Losonczy Lab,
Department of Neuroscience
Columbia University Medical Center
New York City, USA

Erik  Schomburg (Visiting Graduate Student 2013 – 2015)
Postdoctoral Fellow
IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
Yorktown Heights, USA

Antonio Fernandez Ruiz (Visiting Graduate Student 2013 – 2014 )
Postdoctoral Fellow
Gyuri Buzsaki lab, NYU Neuroscience
New York, USA

Svenja Kiljan (Visiting Masters Student 2014 – 2014)
Graduate Student
University of Amsterdam
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Ingrid Inema (Masters Student 2013 – 2015)
Graduate Student
McGill University
Montreal, Canada

Heather McKellar (Program Manager 2012 – 2015)
NYU Medical Center, NYU
New York City, USA

Lianne Klaver (Visiting Graduate Student 2014 – 2014)
Graduate Student
Pennartz Lab, SILS Center for Neuroscience
University of Amsterdam
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Jagdish Patel (Graduate Student 2006 – 2013)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Dima Rinberg Lab, NYU
New York, NY, USA

Esther Holleman (Visiting Student 2011 – 2012)
Graduate Student
Battaglia Lab, Radboud University
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

David Sullivan (Graduate Student 2004 – 2013)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Eichenbaum Lab, Boston University
Boston, MA, USA

Peter Petersen (Visiting Student 2012 – 2013)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Gyuri Buzsaki lab, NYU Neuroscience
New York, USA

Ronny Eichler (Visiting Student 2012 – 2013)
Graduate Student
Battaglia Lab, Radboud University
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Marie Lacroix (Visiting Student 2012 – 2013)
PhD student
Team of Karim Benchenane (Memory, Oscillations and Brain states)
Laboratory of Neurobiology UMR CNRS-ESPCI
Paris , France

Kenji Mizuseki (Research Assistant Professor 2004 – 2012)
Professor
Graduate School of Medicine
Osaka City University
Osaka, Japan

Shigeyoshi Fujisawa (Postdoctoral Fellow 2005 – 2012)
Team Leader
Lab for Systems Neurophysiology
RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Wako , Japan
fujisawalab.brain.riken.jp

Marie Vandecasteele (Postdoctoral Fellow 2007 – 2010)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Dynamics and Physiopathology of Neuronal Networks
College de FranceParis , France

Asohan Amarasingham (Postdoctoral Fellow)
Assistant Professor
City College of New York
New York, USA

Kamran Diba (Research Assistant Professor 2004 – 2010)
Assistant Professor
Neural Circuits and Memory Lab
University of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, USA
neuralcircuits.uwm.edu/kamran-diba

Victor Varga (Postdoctoral Fellow 2010)
Senior Research Fellow
Cerebral Cortex Research Group
Institute of Experimental Medicine of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Budapest , Hungary

Simal Ozen ( Graduate Student 2004 – 2010 )
Postdoctoral Fellow
The de Lecea Lab
Stanford University
Stanford, CA , USA

Eva Pastalkova (Research Assistant Professor 2004 – 2010)
Laboratory Head
Pastalkova Lab
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Ashburn, VA , USA

Sebastien Royer (Postdoctoral Fellow 2004 – 2010)
Principal Investigator
Korea Institute of Science and Technology
Seoul , Republic of Korea

John Schulmann (Summer Student 2009)
Graduate student
Carmena Lab
California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA, USA

Pascale Quilichini (Postdoctoral Fellow 2005 – 2009)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Epilepsy and Cognition
Inserm, Marseille , France

Dun Mao (Summer Student 2009, Graduate Student 2010 – 2011)
Graduate Student
McNaughton group, University of Lethbridge
Lethbridge, Alberta , Canada

Sean Montgomery (Graduate Student 2001 – 2009)
Senior Engineer
Sensor Star Inc., New York, NY , USA

Caroline Geisler (Postdoctoral Fellow 2005 – 2009)
Independent Research Associate
Physiology of cortico-hippocampal interaction
University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany

Anton Sirota (Graduate Student, Postdoctoral Fellow 2001 – 2009)
Professor
Department Biology IILudwig-Maximilians-Universität
München , Germany
cogneuro.bio.lmu.de

David Robbe (Postdoctoral Fellow 2003 – 2008)
Team Leader, Robbe Lab (Neurophysiology of Basal Ganglia and Regulation by Cannabinoids)
Institut de Neurobiologie de la Méditerranée (INMED)
Marseille , France
barcelonaneuroscience.com/node/73

Julien Chuquet (Postdoctoral Fellow 2007 – 2008)
Associate Professor
Lab U982, University of Rouen,
Rouen , France

Tomoyuki Furuyashiki (Visiting Postdoc 2007)
Professor
Division of Pharmacology
Kobe University
Kobe, Japan

Dirk Isbrandt (Visiting Scientist 2005 – 2006)
Professor
Experimental Neurophysiology
University Hospital Cologne
Cologne, Germany
enp.org/ENP-Cologne/dirk

Lynn Hazan (Software Engineer 2002 – 2005)
Researcher Engineer
Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l’Environnement (LSCE) CEAGif-sur-Yvette , France

Yoshikazu Isomura (Postdoctoral Fellow 2003 – 2005)
Professor, Chairman
Brain Science Institute
Tamagawa University, Tokyo , Japan
tamagawa.ac.jp/teachers/isomura

Michael Repucci (Postdoctoral Fellow 2004 – 2005)
Researcher/System Lead
NeuroMatters, LLC, New York, USA

Derek Buhl (Graduate Student 2001 – 2004)
Postdoctoral-Fellow
Tonegawa Lab
Massachusetts Inst. of Technology
Cambridge, MA , USA

Michael Zugaro (Postdoctoral Fellow 2001 – 2004)
Laboratory Head
Brain Rhythms and Neural Coding of Memory
College de France
Paris , France
zugarolab.net

Hajime Hirase (Postdoctoral Fellow 1998 – 2004)
Laboratory Head
Neuronal Circuit Mechanisms
RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Wako , Japan
ngc.brain.riken.jp

Roustem Khazipov (Visiting Scholar 2004 – 2004)
Director
Research Institut de Neurobiologie de la Méditerranée INMED
Luminy , France
ial-developmental-neurobiology.com/en/members/132-roustem-khazipov-en

Susumu Takahashi (Visiting Scholar 2004 – 2004)
Principal Investigator, Assistant Professor
Takahashi group
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA , USA
singlespin.usc.edu

Kenneth Harris (Postdoctoral Fellow 1999 – 2003)
Professor
Cortexlab
University College London
London , UK
ucl.ac.uk/cortexlab

Peter Bartho (Postdoctoral Fellow 2002 – 2004) MD
Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Budapest , Hungary

Lénaic Monconduit (Postdoctoral Scholar 2002 – 2003)
University of Clermont-Ferrand
Clermont-Ferrand , France

George Dragoi (Graduate Student, Postdoctoral Fellow 1996 – 2003)
Assistant Professor
Departments of Psychiatry and of Neuroscience
Yale University, New Haven, CT , USA
medicine.yale.edu/lab/dragoi

Michele Pignatelli (Postdoctoral Scholar 2002)
Research Scientist
University of Naples IINaples , Italy

Darrell Henze (Postdoctoral Fellow 1998 – 2002)
Senior Research Fellow
Merck Research Laboratories
West Point, PA , USA

Jozsef Csicsvari (Graduate Student, Postdoctoral Fellow, Research Associate 1994 – 2003)
Professor, Principal Investigator
Csicsvari Group
Institute of Science and Technology Austria
ist.ac.at/en/research-groups-pages/csicsvari-group

Lucia Wittner (Postdoctoral Scholar 2001 – 2002)
Research Scientist
Institute of Experimental Medicine of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Budapest , Hungary

Thomas Klausberger (Postdoctoral Fellow 2001)
Professor, Head of Department
Department of Cognitive Neurobiology (Center for Brain Research)
Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Website

Edit Papp (Postdoctoral Scholar 1997 – 1998)
Research Scientist
Institute of Experimental Medicine of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Budapest, Hungary

Zoltan Nadasdy( – )
Research Scientist
Human Brain Stimulation and Electrophysiology Lab
Seton Brain and Spine Institute, University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas, USA

Marie Pollard (Visiting Student 2000)
Postdoctorate
Janssen Pharmaceutica
Beerse, Belgium

Lisa Marshall (Postdoctoral fellow 1999 – 2000)
Professor, Scientific Assistant, Associate Director
University of Luebeck
Luebeck, Germany

Xavier Leinegkugel (Postdoctoral fellow 1997 – 1999)
Staff Scientist
INSERM, Universit de Paris
Paris, France

Boldizsár Czéh (Research Associate 1999)
Research Scientist
Moleculair Neurobiology
Max-Planck Institute, Munich, Germany

Michaele Migliori (Visiting Scholar 1998 – 1998)
Professor
University of Palermo
Palmero, Italy

Andras Lorincz (Visiting Scholar 1997)
Professor
Institute of Experimental Medicine of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Budapest, Hungary

Charles King (Postdoctoral Scholar 1997 – 1999)
Research Associate
University College London
London, UK

András Czurkó (Research Associate 1996 – 1998)
Research Assistant Professor
University of Bristol
Bristol, UK

Oleg Godukhin (Research Fellow 1997 – 1997)
Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Biophysics of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Pushchino, Russia

Markku Penttonen (Postoctoral Fellow 1996 – 1998)
Adjunct Professor, Researcher
University of Jyväskylä
Jyväskylä, Finland

Laszlo Acsady (Postdoctoral Scholar 1996 – 1997)
Principal Investigator
Institute of Experimental Medicine of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Budapest, Hungary

Anita Kamondi (Research Associate 1996 – 1997)
Professor, Head of Neurology Department
Semmelweis Medical School
Budapest, Hungary

Xiao-Jing Wang (Visiting Scholar 1999)
Professor
Computational Laboratory of Cortical Dynamics
Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA

Attila Sik (Postdoctoral Scholar 1994 – 1996)
Professor of Cellular Neuroscience
Laboratory of cortical and hippocampal network research
University of Birmingham
Birmingham, UK
www.sikattila.com

Maan-Gee Lee (Postdoctoral Fellow 1993 – 1994)
Professor
Kyungpook National University
Daegu, South Korea

Arne Ylinen (Postoctoral Fellow 1992 – 1994)
Associate Professor
University of Kuopio
Kuopio, Finland

Bernat Kocsis (Visiting Scholar 1993)
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Cambridge, MA, USA
sleep.med.harvard.edu

Lajos Vereczkei (Visiting Professor 1994)
Professor
University of Pecs
Pecs, Hungary

Anatol Bragin (Postdoctoral Fellow 1992 – 1997)
Professional Research Neurologist, Associate Professor in Residence
UCLA School of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA, USA

James Chrobak (Postdoctoral Fellow 1991 – 1996)
Associate Professor
Behavioral Neuroscience
University of Conneticut, Storrs, CT, USA
psych.uconn.edu/faculty/james-chrobak