Welcome

... 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

Thursday, 22. September 2016

Topping-Out Ceremony at the ESI

On 21 September 2016, the Ernst Strüngmann Institute (ESI) celebrated the topping out ceremony on the occasion of the completion of the shell of its new research building. Greeting addresses were given by the Hessian minister of...[more]


Monday, 01. February 2016

The brain communicates on several channels

The human brain uses several frequency bands for the flow of information between lower and higher areas [more]


Monday, 14. December 2015

European Research Council awards Barbara Händel Starting Grant

Dr. Barbara Händel, a postdoctoral fellow in the Fries Lab at the Ernst Strüngmann Institute, has received a prestigious European Research Council Starting Grant of 1,5 Million Euro over the next five years to investigate the...[more]