• Source: Scopus
1982 …2020

Research activity per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research Interests

Professor Riecke’s research interests are mostly in the area of computational neuroscience. One focus are plasticity mechanisms and how they restructure neuronal networks. He is particularly fascinated by the role of feedback from higher brain areas in the restructuring of networks and the information processing performed by the networks resulting from it, as it is observed in the olfactory system. To gain insight into these phenomena he investigates predominantly networks of simplified neuron models. Another focus is the coherent dynamics of networks of simple and more complex neurons, which underlie the rhythmic activity observed in many brain areas. In work on the visual system he has focused on biophysically detailed neuron models for neurons in the retina and on the development of visual cortex V1. A second area of interest has been the study of spatially extended dynamical systems with focus on pattern formation. Specific topics investigated have been bifurcation theory with symmetry, spatially localized patterns, complex patterns, and spatio-temporal chaos.

Education/Academic qualification

Physics, PhD, University of Bayreuth

… → 1986

Physics, Diploma, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

… → 1983

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics where Hermann E Riecke is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Network

Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.
If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.