Vervaeke Lab

Reverse engineering cortical circuits

Principal Investigator

 

Koen Vervaeke, Associate Professor

 

2011-2014 Janelia Farm Junior Fellow (mentors Karel Svoboda and Jeff Magee)

 

2007-2011 Postdoc, University College London (Angus Silver lab)

 

2002-2007 PhD in Physiology, Oslo University (Johan Storm Lab)

 

 

Lab Manager

 

Kristin Larsen Sand

 

 

Postdoctoral students

 

Dr. Gustavo Mello

Studied psychology and has a PhD degree from the Champalimaud Institute in Lisbon (Joe Paton lab).

 

 

Dr. Anna Chambers

Studied neuroscience and has a PhD degree from Harvard University (Daniel Polley lab).

 

Dr. Birgit Kriener

Studied theoretical physics and has a PhD degree from Freiburg (Ad Aertsen lab). Joined us after her postdoc in Ila Fietes lab (Austin Texas).

 

Dr. Malte Bieler

Studied neuroscience at NTNU Trondheim and received a PhD degree from UMC Hamburg (Ileana Hanganu-Opatz lab).

 

 

PhD fellows

 

Rune Lanton

Studied computer science and also has a degree in biology from the University of Oslo.

 

Eivind Hennestad

Studied Physics at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences.

 

Andreas Lande

Studied Neuroscience at the Norwegian Technical Univerisity (NTNU).

 

Michele Gianatti

Studied Neuroscience at the Norwegian Technical Univerisity (NTNU).

 

 

Students of the CINPLA consortium:

 

Svenn-Arne Dragly (co-supervisor)

 

Milad Hobbi Mobarhan (co-supervisor)

 

Andreas Våvang Solbrå (co-supervisor)

 

Simen Tennøe (co-supervisor)