Neural Systems Analysis

Max Planck Research Group

We seek to understand how neural networks perform complex computations to process sensory inputs.

Group Leader

Dr. Jakob Macke

Dr. Jakob Macke

Scientific career

since 2015 Max Planck Research Group Leader, research center caesar
Bernstein Fellow, Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Tübingen
2012-2015 Bernstein Research Group Leader, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics and Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Tübingen
2010-2012 Postdoctoral Researcher at Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, University College London, UK  
2005-2010 Ph.D. Student, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics Tübingen  
2001-2005 Master in Mathematics, University of Oxford, UK  

 

Fellowships

since 2013 Member of Junge Akademie an der Berlin-Brandenburgischen Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Deutschen Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina
2010-2012 Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship

 

Awards

2012 Otto Hahn Medal by the Max Planck Society
2005 Gibbs Prize in Mathematics: Proxime Accessit by University of Oxford