Head: Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Martin Meyer
As of 31.08.2017 the research unit "Neuroplasticity and Learning in the Healthy Aging Brain" is terminated.
This webpage will hence no longer be updated.
We thank you for your support and interest in our research during the past six years.
(22/Feb/2016): A Special Issue of Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience devoted to the topic of "Towards an Understanding of Tinnitus Heterogeneity" is now open for submissions.
(09/May/2014): Scientists working in 16 countries have recently established a network that aims at studying the heterogeneity of tinnitus to improve and develop treatments and at coordinating international research activities. This network is supported by the EU COST action 1306.
(05/Feb/2014): Martin Meyer has been officially nominated as Honorary Professor for Cognitive Neuroscience of the University of Klagenfurt.
(29/Jan/2014): Our publication about the age-related differences in event-related brain potentials during processing of spoken words and non-words has now been published in the journal Brain and Behavior.
(20/Jan/2014): The division COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) of the Federal Department of Economic Affiars, Education, and Research (EAER) has nominated Tobias Kleinjung (University Hospital of Zurich) and Martin Meyer (University of Zurich) as official coordinators of the COST Initiative "Better understanding the heterogeneity of Tinnitus to improve and develop new treatments".
(25/Sep/2013): A special issue of the journal Neural Plasiticity will be devoted to the topic "Plastizity of neural systems in tinnitus". This special issue will publish contributions from different fields of academic tinnitus research. In order to find relevant information potential authors may address the "Call-for-Papers"
(13/June/2013): In a conference at the 12th June 2013, the senate of the Alpen-Adria-University of Klagenfurt nominates Martin Meyer for the permanent Honorary Professor for Cognitive Neuroscience.
(10/June/2013): In the context of the initiative Dharma meets Science, monks from the buddhist abbey Rikon visited our lab.
(31/May/2013): At the Limadoko 2013, Katharina Rufener received the 2nd price for her poster about the "Relation between cortical oscillations and the processing of acoustic time space information over the life span".
(05/Apr/2013): Angela Müller receives the semester price 2012 (autumn semester) of the School of Arts for her master thesis “Language and the Brain in Silence - Is there a resting state network for language”. The award will be presented to Angela Müller, in the context of the "Day of Teaching" ceremony on the 13th of November.
(01/Mar/2013): The book chapter "Auditorisches System" by Martin Meyer has now been published in the textbook "Funktionelle MRT in Psychiatrie und Neurologie" (Hrsg. F. Schneider & G.R. Fink), Berlin: Springer Press.
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Martin Meyer
University of Zurich
Neuroplasticity and Learning in Normal Aging
Centre of Competence INAPIC
Andreasstrasse 15 / Box 2