Hermann Wagner#


Hermann Wagner
Email:wagner 'at' bio2.rwth-aachen.de
Membership Number:2128
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:GERMANY
Section:ORGANISMIC & EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY
Username:hwagner
Elected:2001
Homepage: http://www.bio2.rwth-aachen.de






Present and Previous Positions
  • since 1995 Professor of Zoology/Animal physiology, RWTH Aachen
  • 1994-1995 Heisenberg Fellow at the Technical University Munich, Germany
  • 1992 Habilitation, University Tübingen, Germany
  • 1987-1994 Senior Researcher at the Max-Planck-Institut for Biological Cybernetics, Tübingen, Germany
  • 1985-1987 Postdoctoral fellow, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena
  • 1986 Dr. rer. nat., University of Tübingen, 1986

Fields of Scholarship
  • Neural, behavioral, and theoretical basis of spatial hearing and application to robots
  • Neural representation of simple mathematical algorithms
  • Mechanisms underlying the silent flight of owls
  • Depth vision by stereo, accommodation and motion parallax
  • Interfacing of neurons and neural circuits with chips

Honours and Awards
  • 2011 - 2012 President of the German Zoological Society
  • 2012 German Ornithologists Award
  • 2010 Member of the German Academy of Science Leopoldina
  • 2001 Member of Academia Europaea


Imprint Privacy policy « This page (revision-8) was last updated on Wednesday, 27. August 2014, 10:04 by Nowak Aleksandra
  • operated by