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Personal Homepage Florian Mormann, MD, PhD

  Florian Mormann,
MD, PhD

Dept. of Epileptology
University of Bonn
Sigmund-Freud-Str. 25
53105 Bonn
Germany

 

 

Visiting Researcher at the

California Institute of Technology
Division of Biology 216-76
1200 E. California Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91125, USA

 

E-Mail: florian @ klab.caltech.edu

My Caltech Website


Research Interests


Education

1991 - 1998

 

Study of Physics, Universities of Karlsruhe and Bonn, Germany

Nov.    1998  

M.Sc. in Physics

March 2003  

Ph.D. in Physics (summa cum laude)


 
1994 - 2001  

Medical School, Universities of Bonn and Cologne, Germany

Nov.    2001   Graduation from Medical School
June   2004   M.D. in Medicine (summa cum laude)

Clinical Appointments

 

2002 - 2003  

Internship, Dept. of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany

July 2003 - Sept. 2004  

Residency, Dept. of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany

Oct. 2004 - Sept. 2005  

Residency, Dept. of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Germany

Oct. 2005 - Aug. 2006  

Residency, Dept. of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Germany


Scientific Appointments

 

1998 - 2006

 

Research Fellow in the Neurophysics Group at the University of Bonn, Dept. of Epileptology (Klaus Lehnertz & Christian Elger)

Project: Nonlinear analysis of electric potentials and magnetic fields in the epileptic brain of the Transregio Federal Research Grant Medial temporal lobe epilepsies


 


2004 - 2006

 

Research Fellow in the Cognitive Neurophysiology Group at the Univ. of Bonn, Dept. of Epileptology (Jürgen Fell & Guillen Fernández);

Project: When neurons form memories: The role of oscillatory dynamics and synchronization, Volkswagen-Foundation


 


2003 - 2006

 

Head of the Young Investigator Research Group Characterization of intra- and interhemispheric spatiotemporal interactions in the human limbic system


 


2006- 2009

 

Postdoctoral Scholar at the California Institute of Technology, Computation & Neural Systems and UCLA, Division of Neurosurgery (Christof Koch & Itzhak Fried);

Project: Invariant neurons for visual representation in the human medial temporal lobe: A generalized version of rodent place cells?

 


Since 2009

 


 


Principal Investigator at the University of Bonn, Dept. of Epileptology

 


Grants and Awards

 

2001   Travel Fellowship from the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society
2002   Young Investigator's Award from the American Epilepsy Society
2003   BONFOR Research Grant provided by the intramural research fund of the University Medical Center Bonn
2005   Travel Fellowship from the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society
2005   Young Investigator's Award from the American Epilepsy Society
2006  

Marie Curie Outgoing International Fellowship

6th Framework Programme of the European Commission

2009
Career Award for Medical Research
Ernst Jung Foundation for Science and Research (Hamburg, Germany)

Ad hoc Reviewer

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