Prof. Dr. Christiane Thiel

+49 (0)441 798-3641



Prof. Dr. Christoph Herrmann

+49 (0)441 798-4936



MRI Engineer

+49 (0)441 798-3671 (Office)

+49 (0)441 798-3131 (MRI)


MEG Engineer

Dr. Andreas Spiegler

+49 (0)441 798-3671 (Office)

+49 (0)441 798-3056 (MEG)




Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg

Fakulty VI - Medical and Health Science

Neuroimaging Unit

Küpkersweg 74

26111 Oldenburg



  • Mehren, Thiel, Bruns, Philipsen and Özyurt (2021). Unimpaired social cognition in adult patients with ADHD: Brain volumentric and behavioral results. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.
  • Pauquet, Thiel, Mathys and Rosemann (2021). Relationship between memory load and listening demands in age-related hearing impairment. Neural Plasticity. -> This study was preregistered on on the 27th of March 2019 and has the document number 21386. The fMRI data used to support the findings of this study have been deposited under, DOI: http://10.17605/ as well as an example trial of the verbal working memory task. This article has been published as a preprint: Pauquet, J., Thiel, C., Mathys, C., & Rosemann, S. (2020, May 6). Neural Representation of Auditory Speech Processing in Age-Related Hearing Impairment DOI: http://10.31219/
  • Rosemann and Thiel (2021). No association between age-related hearing loss and brain age derived from structural neuroimaging data. Neuroimage: Reports. ->  Data analysis was preregistered on OSF on June 22, 2020 and can be found at A preprint version of this manuscript was published on OSF on November 12, 2020 under
  • Treutler and Sörös (2021). Functional MRI of native and non-native speech sound production in sequential German-English bilinguals. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience.
  • Vogelzang, Thiel, Rosemann, Rieger and Ruigendijk (2021). Effects of age-related hearing loss and hearing aid experience on sentence processing. Scientific Reports.
  • Vogelzang, Thiel, Rosemann, Rieger and Ruigendijk (2021). When hearing does not mean understanding: on the neural processing of syntactically complex sentences by listeners with hearing loss. Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research.



  • Habicht, Behler, Kollmeier and Uppenkamp (2019). Exploring differences in speech processing among older hearing-impaired listeners with and without hearing aid experience: Eye-tracking and fMRI measurements. Frontiers in Neuroscience.
  • Kasten, Duecker, Maack, Meiser and Herrmann (2019). Integrating electric field modeling and neuroimaging to explain inter-individual variability of tACS effects. Nature Communications
  • Mehren, Diaz Luque, Brandes, Lam, Thiel, Philipsen and Özyurt (2019). Intensity-dependent effects of acute exercise on executive function. Neural Plasticity.
  • Mehren, Özyurt, Lam, Brandes, Mueller, Thiel and Philipsen (2019). Acute effects of aerobic exercise on executive function and attention in adult patients with ADHD. Frontiers in Psychiatry.
  • Mehren, Özyurt, Thiel, Brandes, Lam and Philipsen (2019). Effects of acute aerobic exercise on response inhibition in adult patients with ADHD. Scientific Reports.
  • Rosemann and Thiel (2019). The effect of age-related hearing loss and listening effort on resting state connectivity. Scientific Reports.
  • Sörös and Bantel (2019). Chronic noncancer pain is not associated with accelerated brain aging as assessed by structural magnetic resonance imaging in patients treated in specialized outpatient clinics. Pain.


  • Kasten, Negahbani, Fröhlich and Herrmann (2018). Non-linear transfer characteristics of stimulation and recording hardware account for spurious low-frequency artifacts during amplitude modulated transcranial alternating current stimulation (AM-tACS). Neuroimage.
  • Rosemann and Thiel (2018). Audio-visualspeechprocessing in age-relatedhearingloss: Strongerintegrationandincreased frontal lobe recruitment. Neuroimage.
(Changed: 2021-07-26)