Past News and Events


5th rmn² lecture | February 11, 2019, 17:15

Prof. Dr. Kristian  Kersting 


Fachbereich Informatik
TU Darmstadt

Location: Location:

Technische Universität Darmstadt, Wilhelm-Köhler-Saal


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3rd International Spring School Neurologie im rmn2

From April 23-27, 2018 the third spring school Neurology in rmn2 took place in the Neurological Clinics of the University Medical Center Mainz and the University Hospital Frankfurt. More


CRC 1080: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Neural Homoeostasis

Following a successful first funding period, the German Research Foundation (DFG) has approved 12 million euros of funding for the Collaborative Research Center 1080: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Neural Homoeostasis More


German Research Foundation approves new Collaborative Research Centre on resilience research

Cooperation project (spokesperson: Prof. Beat Lutz, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz) will be funded with EUR 12.1 Million (press release in German) More


Prof. Jochen Triesch coordinates new Priority Program “Computational Connectomics”

Also contributing are Prof. Moritz Helmstädter and Prof. Heiko Luhmann More


4. rmn² lecture with Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Herta Flor

“Das plastische Gehirn: Wie Schmerz erlernt und verlernt wird”
Monday, February 19, 2018
University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz Flyer for download (in German)

3. rmn² lecture with Prof. Dr. David Poeppel

“Die Elementarteilchen der Sprache und ihre Verarbeitung im Gehirn”

Monday, March 13, 2017
17:00 ct
Frankfurt, Campus Niederrad,
Haus 23, Hörsaal 3
Flyer for download Poster for download


4th Biennial Meeting in Oberwesel from June 22 to 24, 2016

Article on the 4th Biennial Meeting in the JGU Magazine More


“Rhein-Main CAMPUS”

Program on rheinmaintv about the Rhine-Main Universities and the Rhine-Main Neuroscience Network (in German) More

2. rmn² lecture with Prof. Dr. Jan Born

“Lernen im Schlaf – kein Traum” Monday, February 1st, 2016 Flyer for download

Prof. Dr. Jochen Roeper new speaker of rmn²

As of January 2016 Prof. Dr. Jochen Roeper (a basic neuroscientist, Frankfurt) takes over this position from Prof. Dr. Helmuth Steinmetz (a clinical neuroscientist, Frankfurt). This election reflects the rmn² cross-disciplinary approach between basic and clinical neuroscience.

Prof. Dr. Jochen Roeper new member of the Gutenberg Research College

Neurophysiologist Professor Jochen Roper works at the University Medical Center of Goethe University Frankfurt am Main and is a member of the Rhine-Main Neuroscience Network (rmn²). His pioneering research into dopaminergic neurons in the central cortex helped to improve the understanding of neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders. More

Upcoming lecture series on resilience

“The things that make us strong – neurobiological and psychological mechanisms  of stress resilience”
Tuesdays 16:45-17:30, Oct 20, 2015 – Jan 26, 2016 Poster for download

First International Symposium on Resilience Research

The German Resilience Center (DRZ) invites you to its first international symposium on resilience research, taking place from Oct 1 to 2, 2015, at the Institute of Molecular Biology on the campus of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. Leading scientists will present the current state of research in the field and discuss promising developments. Flyer for download

The 1. rmn² lecture with Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Wolf Singer

on February 2, 2015 at Goethe-University Frankfurt was a grand event with more than 700 attentive listeners.
Title of the lecture: “Das Gehirn, ein sich selbst organisierendes, dynamisches System: Herausforderungen eines Paradigmenwechsels”
Recording for download   Presentation for download