Prof. Dr. Frederike Hanke

Topic of research:

All kinds of aspects of vision - including the adaptation of the visual system to the amphibious lifestyle up to polarization vision, visual orientation and cognition as well as visual neuroanatomy - in seals and cephalopods

Dipl. Phys. Lars Miersch

Technical section leader


Laura-Marie Sandow, M. Sc.

Topic of PhD project:

Visual basics and perception

Julia Schnermann, M. Sc.

Topic of PhD project:

Strustural analysis of the visual system of seals

Dr. Kenneth Sørensen


fMRI in harbor seals, vision in penguins and fish, vocalizations of sea lions etc

Caroline Spratte, M. Sc.

Topic of PhD project:

Sense of time

Kathalina Raabe (Master thesis)

Janek Stahlberg (Master thesis)

Gina Wedhorn (Bachelor thesis)

Maren Bagrowski


Office Institute for Biosciences