Name: Krisztina Szalisznyó, MD, Ph.D.
Address: Dept. Biophysics, KFKI RIPNP of the HAS, Konkoly-Thege M. út 29-33, Budapest, H-1121, Hungary
Office: KFKI Campus, Building 13, Floor 1, Room 3.
E-mail: szali at sunserv dot kfki dot hu
Phone: +36 1 392 2222 x3257
Fax: +36 1 392 2742
Qualification: MD, PhD
Position: postdoctoral research fellow

Studies and employment

Further training

  • Methods in Computational Neuroscience Course, 2000 Marine Biological Laboratories, Woods Hole, MA, USA

Prizes and Awards

  • Géza Györgyi Prize (from the RMKI, KFKI, HAS , 2006)
  • Hungarian State Eötvös Fellowship (for 3 months at KTH, Sweden, 2008)



  • Szalisznyó K. Müller L: Dopamine induced switch in the subthreshold dynamics of the striatal cholinergic interneurons: a numerical study. Journal of Theoretical Biology (in press)
  • Szalisznyó K. Longtin A, Maler L: Effect of synaptic plasticity on sensory coding and steady-state filtering properties in the electric sense, Biosystems, 92(1)(2008) 16-28.
  • Szalisznyó K: Role of hyperpolarization activated conductances in the lateral superior olive: a modeling study, J. of Computational Neuroscience
    20(2) (2006) 137-52.
  • Szalisznyó K. Longtin A, Maler L: Altered sensory filtering and coding properties by synaptic dynamics in the electric sense, Neurocomputing 69
    (2006) 1070-1075.
  • Szalisznyó K, Zalányi L: Role of hyperpolarization-activated conductances in the auditory brainstem Neurocomputing 58-60 (2004) 401-407
  • Érdi P., Szalisznyó K.: Hippocampal Rhythm Generation. The handbook of Brain Theory and Neural Networks, Second edition, (M.A. Arbib, Ed.), The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA,
  • Szalisznyó K., Érdi P., Effects of granule cell firing properties on the temporal pattern of the CA3 pyramidal cell's firing. Neurocomputing, (2000), 32-33, pp. 553-561.
  • Szalisznyó K., Érdi P., Depolarizing/hyperpolarizing effects of the GABAA synapse have beneficial role in synaptic weight resetting in the hippocampus. Neuroreport, (2000), 11(16):3559-63.
  • Szalisznyó K., Érdi P.: Statistical Analysis of the Hippocampal Mossy-Fiber Projection's effect. Cybernetics and Systems Research '2000. Ed.: R. Trappl. Austrian Society for Cybernetic Studies. (2000), pp. 336-340.
  • Bazsó F., Kepecs Á., Lengyel M., Payrits Sz., Szalisznyó K., Zalányi L., Single cell and population activities in cortical-like systems. Reviews in the Neurosciences, (1999), 10., pp. 201-212.
  • Bazsó F., Szalisznyó K., Payrits Sz., Érdi P., A Statistical Approach to Neural Population Dynamics: Theory, Algorithms, Simulations. Neurocomputing, 1999, 26-27,1-3, pp.319-328.
Born: 1972.02.18, Pincehely, Hungary
Languages: english (fluent), german (intermediate), russian & french (basic),hungarian (mother tongue)