Prof. Dr. Karl-Wilhelm Koch

+49 (0)441 798-3640

W4 1-137

Wissenschaftliche Koordination

Dr. Kristin Tietje

+49 (0)441 798-3882

W4 1-167

Geschäftsstelle: Finanzen und Administration

Gabriele Ahrens

+49 (0)441 798-3336

+49 (0)441 798-193336

W4 1-167

Invited speaker

List of invited speakers at the RTG Seminar, obligatory for all PhD Students of the RTG

most times Thursdays, 17:00 h 1,5–2 h

...will be updated soon

Date Name Institution Title of Talk Event
24.05.18 Prof. Dr. Harald Gröger Organische Chemie, University of Bielefeld Enzyme in der Organischen Chemie: Von effizienten Synthesen zu chemoenzymatischen Eintopf-Prozessen

RTG Seminar together with GDCH Lecture Series

17.05.18 Prof. Dr. Andreas Guse Zentrum für Experimentelle Medizin, Hamburg Integration of adenine nucleotide dependent calcium signaling GRK Seminar
  Prof. Dr. Uwe Wolfrum Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz Visit: postponed GRK Seminar
01.02.18 Prof. Dr. Thorben Cordes Biocenter, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München Fluorescence microscopy and spectroscopy for dynamic structural biology: tools and applications GRK Seminar


Dr. Wei Li

National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, USA Living in the cold - retinal neurobiology and hibernation GRK Morning lecture


Dr. Can Xie Peking University, China A Moving Landscape between Biology and Physics GRK Lunch time lecture


Prof. Dr. Giorgio Fedele

University of Leicester, UK

Light-dependent magnetic field effects in Drosophila melanogaster

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Sanjay Kumar Bhardwaj Chaudhary

Chaudhary Charan Singh University, India

Photoperiodic environment and seasonality in higher vertebrates

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. John E. Dowling

Harvard University, Cambridge, USA

Reconstructing the Human Fovea Using Connectomic Methods

Vision and Visions Symposium, HWK Delmenhorst


Prof. Dr. Marius Ader

Technische Universität Dresden

Tuning cell transplantation
strategies for the retina: organoids,
replacement and 'fusion'

GRK Seminar


PD. Dr. Dagmar Wachten

Research Center Caesar, Bonn, Germany

Controlling ciliary function by light

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Maarten Kamermans

Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Netherlands

Ion-channels, circadian control and cone kinetics - A new way of seeing things

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Constance Scharff

Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin

FoxP2 and its interaction partners in health and disease: insight from songbirds and other critters

GRK Seminar


Dr. Michael Kreutz

Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology, Magdeburg

When synaptic proteins meet the genome - Protein transport from synapse to nucleus

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. A. Michelsen

University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

Biophysical aspects of the dance language of honeybees

GRK Seminar


Dr. Friederice Pirschel

University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg

Coding of Touch in Neurons of the Medicinal Leech

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Jim Ames

University of California, USA

Structural Diversity of Neuronal Calcium Sensor Proteins: Insights for Activation of Retinal Guanylyl Cyclase by GCAP1

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Ö. Güntürkün

Ruhr-University Bochum, Bochum

Die Gedanken sind frei – aber werden sie es auch bleiben?

HWK and OLB-Forum, Oldenburg


Prof. Dr. Marc Spehr

RWTH Aachen, Germany

Chemosensory Mechanisms of Conspecific Communication

Hanse-Lecture in Neuroscience, HWK Delmenhorst


Prof. Dr. Anke van den Berg

University Groningen, Groningen

The role of noncoding RNAs in B cell lymphoma

GRK Seminar


Dr. Henning Priepke

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG

Von Dabigatran zu Idarucizumab – Zwei Dekaden Thromboseforschung bei Boehringer Ingelheim

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Marius Üffing

Universitätsklinikum Tübingen, Tübingen

A systems view on the basics of vision Molecular dissection and multi-scale integration of functional protein networks in mammalian photoreceptors

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Lorenzo Cangiano

Universita di Pisa, Italy

New insights into the evolutionary ancestry of rod photoreceptors

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Gerhard Schratt

Philipps-Universität Marburg, Marburg

miRNA function in synapse development and plasticity

Hanse-Lecture in Neuroscience, HWK Delmenhorst


Prof. Dr. Christine Ziegler

Max-Planck-Institut für Biophysik, Regensburg

Towards the molecular understanding of membrane transport

GRK Seminar


Dr. Michal Rivlin

Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Repurposing of retinal neurons following visual adaption

Hanse-Lecture in Neuroscience, HWK Delmenhorst


Prof. Dr. Guglielmo Lanzani

Center for Nano Science and Technology@PoliMi di Milano, Italy

Cell photo modulation by

organic interfaces

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Darryl Bornhop

Vanderbilt University, Nashville, USA

Quantifying Molecular Interactions in Complex Milieu at Zeptomole Sensitivity without Altering the Sample

GRK Lunch time Lecture


Prof. Dr. Sigrun Korsching

Universität zu Köln, Köln

Molecular Basis of Chemosensation

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Martin Engelhard

MPI Molecular Physiology, Dortmund

A case study with an archaeal phototaxis receptor complex

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. John Neidhardt

University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg

Retinal degeneration: From mutation identification towards therapy development

GRK Seminar


Dr. Marco Aquila

University of Milan, Milano, Italy

Cyclic Dinucleotides modulate HCN4 Channels

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Peter Berthold

Max Planck Institute of Behavioural Physiology, Vogelwarte Radolfzell

Vogelzug: Experimente zu Genetik und Evolutionsbiologie

GRK Seminar


Maria Rosa Antognazza

Center for Nano Science and Technology@PoliMi di Milano, Italy

Organic semiconductor photoreceptors

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Cristina Pujades

Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain

Building the inner ear: cellular dynamics and proneural gene requirements in neurosensory development

IBU Colloquium


Prof. Dr. Andreas Buchleitner

Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Freiburg

Photosynthetic light harvesting - lessons for (and/or?) from quantum transport theory

GRK Seminar


Dr. Christian. Margot

R&D Division of Firmenich, Geneva, Switzerland

Odorants - from structure-odor correlations to


HWK Delmenhorst


Prof. Dr. Ilana Gozes

Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Mechanism of neuroprotection in Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia: the case of NAP (davunetide)

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Martin Plenio

University of Ulm

Quantum, Vibrations and Biology

GRK Seminar


Dr. Gregory Nuel

LPMA, CNRS 7599, Paris, France

Estimating Causal Effects in Gene Expression from a Mixture of Observational and Intervention Experiments

GRK Seminar


Dr. Timm Schubert

University of Tübingen, Tübingen

Synaptic Remodeling Generates Synchronous Oscillations in the Degenerated Outer Mouse Retina

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Bernd Fritzsch

University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA

Evolutionary transformation of the vertebrate auditory system through molecular changes of developmental programs

GRK Seminar


Dr. Bela Völgyi

János Szentágothai Research Center, University of Pécs, Pécs, Hungary

The Function of Electrical Synapses in the Mammalian Retina

GRK Seminar


Dr. Christian Puller

University of Washington, USA

Retinal processing beyond midgets and parasols: broad-thorny ganglion and stellate-varicose amacrine cells in primate retina

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Efthimios M. C. Skoulakis

Biomedical Sciences Research Centre

"Alexander Fleming"

Vari, Griechenland

Detection mechanisms of odorant molecule vibrations in Drosophila melanogaster

GRK Seminar


Prof. Dr. Gilles Laurent

Max-Planck-Institut für Hirnforschung, Frankfurt am Main

Early explorations of a simple visual cortex

Hanse-Lecture in Neuroscience, HWK Delmenhorst


Dr. Jason Chapman

Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, UK

Insect Navigation

IBU Colloquium


Prof. Dr. Tobias Bonhoeffer

MPI of Neurobiology, Martinsried

How Experience Changes Synapses in the Mammalian Brain

GRK Lunch time Lecture




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