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


Eric Maaß, M. Sc.

Topic of PhD project:

Spatial orientation

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


Caroline Spratte, M. Sc.

Topic of PhD project:

Sense of time

Lennard Viertel, M. Sc.

Topic of PhD project:

Mechanisms of orientation and navigation

Finja Bosbach (Bachelor thesis)

Chiara Goldfuß (Bachelor thesis)

Amelie Heibges (Bachelor thesis)

Anna Jakuttis (Master thesis)

Charlotte Knorr (Bachelor thesis)

Julia Kollwitz (Master thesis)

Janek Stahlberg (Master thesis)

Ann-Kathrin Thimian (Master thesis)

Tanja Wöller (Bachelor thesis)

Maren Bagrowski


Office Institute for Biosciences