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Cognitive Neurology

The Department of Cognitive Neurology was founded in the year 2000 with support from the program “C4-Department of Neuroscience at Neurology Clinics“ of the Hermann and Lilly-Schilling Foundation and Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Thier was appointed head of the department. … more information

Research groups

Section for Neuropsychology

The Section for Neuropsychology focuses on the investigation of spatial cognition and object … more info

Section for Computational Sensomotorics

The Section for Computational Sensomotorics investigates theoretical principles in the perception … more info

Sensorimotor Lab

The lab addresses a variety of topics that, at first glance, may look disparate. Yet, there is a common denominator … more info

Oculomotor Laboratory

Playing video-games is a widely distributed leisure activity in our society. In order to estimate the consequences … more info

Systems Neurophysiology Lab

The overarching goal of our work is to understand the operating principles of the neocortex, a unique  … more info

Active Perception Lab

Humans are tremendously reliant on the sense of vision to interact with their environment. Such interaction often involves the generation of motor outputs… more info

Neuropsychology of Action

The Research Group "Neuropsychology of Action" is dedicated to investigations of human action… more info

Motor Control Modeling

The research group „Multi-Level Modeling in Motor Control and Rehabilitation Robotics“ focuses on the generation and control of active biological movements. … more info

Research foci

Neuro-Vestibular Diagnostics

The complaint of dizziness is highly prevalent but remains often an enigma to the physician in daily … more information

Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Thier Address

Center of Neurology
Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research
Department Cognitive Neurology

Hoppe-Seyler-Straße 3
72076 Tübingen

Phone: +49 (0)7071 29-83057
Fax: +49 (0)7071 29-5326