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... to the Ernst Strüngmann Institute (ESI) for Neuroscience in Cooperation with Max Planck Society. The ESI is an independent research institute financed by the Ernst Strüngmann Foundation which was created by Drs. Andreas and Thomas Strüngmann and named after their father Dr. Ernst Strüngmann. The ESI is under the scientific governance of the Max Planck Society with the mission to perform excellent fundamental brain research. ESI research focuses on understanding how the many parts of the brain work together to bring about our behaviour.


News

Friday, 06. October 2017

ESI Director named „Highly Cited Researcher“ in 2016 and 2017

Prof. Dr. Pascal Fries, director of the Ernst Strüngmann Institute (ESI), has been named a “Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher” both in 2016 and 2017. This recognition is assigned according to an analysis of citations in “Web...[more]


Friday, 12. May 2017

Harmony in numbers

Frankfurt researchers find a simple explanation for the typical patterns of nerve cells inside neural maps [more]


Thursday, 17. November 2016

ESI Director named „Highly Cited Researcher“

Prof. Dr. Pascal Fries, director of the Ernst Strüngmann Institute (ESI), has been named a “2016 Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher”. This means he is among the top 1 % most cited neuroscientists in the world, one of around...[more]