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Poster Award for Torge Dellert

Torge Dellert
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We congratulate OCC PhD student Torge Dellert from the laboratory of Prof. Dr. Thomas Straube, who won the Poster Award at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Research (SPR), Washington, D.C., USA, for the presentation of his project "Effects of consciousness and task relevance in face processing as revealed by ERPs and fMRI".


Poster Award for Jana Masselink

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We congratulate our OCC PhD student Jana Masselink from the laboratory of Prof. Dr. Markus Lappe on the SR Research Poster Award at the European Conference on Eye Movements (ECEM 2019). The conference was held from 18-22 August in Alicante (Spain) where she received the award for giving the best interactive presentation of a model on oculomotor plasticity in visual, motor and forward model representations (title: ’Saccadic motor command adapts to post-saccadic target representation in pre-saccadic coordinates’)


New OCC PhD Student - Johannes Kirchner

Kirchner Johannes
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Johannes Kirchner is the newest member in our OCC PhD Program. His research focuses on the development of novel experimental techniques to study the blink-related eye movements and their integration with regular eye movements like saccades. The project is supervised by OCC member Prof. Dr. Markus Lappe and the Phd Committee is completed by Dr. Tamara Watson and OCC member Dr. Svenja Gremmler. Welcome!