NÉGYESSY, László

Name: László Négyessy, Ph.D.
Address: Department of Theory, WIGNER RCP, RMKI, HAS, Konkoly-Thege M. út 29-33, Budapest, H-1121, Hungary
Office: KFKI Campus, Building 13, Floor 2, Room 6.
E-mail: negyessy.laszlo at wigner dot mta dot hu
Phone: +36 1 392 2222 x1238
Fax: +36 1 392 2742
See also at: Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, Semmelweis University

Position: Senior Research Fellow

Education

  • 1993: Diploma (Univ.) Biology: Faculty of Science, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
  • 1997: Ph.D. : Faculty of Science, University of Pécs, Pécs, Hungary

Research training and previous positions

  • 1989-1993: Student Research Assistant
    Laboratory of Neurobiology, United Research Organization of Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Semmelweis University Medical School, Budapest, Hungary
  • 1993-1997: Ph.D. student
    Laboratory of Neurobiology, United Research Organization of Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Semmelweis University Medical School, Budapest, Hungary
  • 1997-1999: researcher
    Neurobiology Research Group, Academy-supported Research Groups at the Semmelweis University, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
  • 1999-2002: postdoctoral associate
    Department of Neurobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, USA
  • 2002-2012: senior research fellow
    Neurobionics Research Group, Hungarian Academy of Sciences - Peter Pazmany Catholic University - Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2012-: current position

Fellowships, Scholarships

  • 1995: Elba International Summer School of Neuronal Plasticity, Elba Island, Italy (supported by the Soros Foundation)
  • 1995-1996: Section of Anatomy and Histology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Verona, Italy (supported by the Hungarian National Research Fund with the World Bank Organization and the Soros Foundation)
  • 2005-2008: János Bolyai Research Scholarship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
  • 2010: visiting fellow at CNRS, CerCo, Toulouse, France (2 months)

Other positions

Research interest (for more details click here)

  • the modular organization of cortical networks subserving tactile functions
  • mesoscale models of the large scale cortical integration

Teaching

  • Neuroinformatics
    János Szentágothai Doctoral School of Neurosciences, Semmelweis University and Neuroscience and Human Biology program of the Doctorate School in Biology of Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
  • Cognitive Neuroscience
    Budapest Semesters in Cognitive Science, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
  • Neocortex: from structure to function
    BSCS Systems Neuroscience, Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, Semmelweis University, Budapest

Membership

  • Hungarian Neuroscience Society
  • Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS)
  • Society for Neuroscience (SFN)

Publications (please click the links provided below)

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