Markus Plank, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Associate




Research Interests

  • Virtual Reality (VR) full-body immersion including visual, auditory, and haptic modalities
  • Neurophysiological and neurocognitive foundations of human learning and memory
  • High-resolution spatio-temporal brain imaging, electroencephalography (EEG), functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)
  • Brain-Computer Interfaces (BCI) and Assistive technologies
  • Neural and behavioral dynamics of human-robot and human-avatar interaction
  • Ressource-intense data mining of complex multidimensional sensorimotor and biophysiological data
  • Model-based reconstruction of electrocortical generator sources
  • Spatial cognition: Navigation, path integration, reference frames
  • Unsupervised and supervised spatial learning
  • Movement optimization and representation of uncertainty


Curriculum Vitae






Poizner Lab