Forum Scientiarum

Humboldt Lecture Winter 2018/19

7.11.2018, 6.30 p.m.

  • Welcoming address: Prof. Dr. Peter Grathwohl (Vice-Rector for Research, University of Tübingen)

  • Prof. Dr. Hervé Bocherens (Paleontology), University of Tübingen – Gigantopithecus: Life and Death of a Giant Ape
    Abstract

5.12.2018, 6.30 p.m.

  • Dr. Kantapon Suraprasit (Paleontology), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand – The Pleistocene Vertebrate Fauna of Thailand from a Paleontological Point of View
    Abstract

  • Dr. Thomas Elston (Neuroscience), University of Otago, New Zealand – Adaptive Motivational Signals in the Anterior Cingulate Cortex and the Ventral Tegmental Area.
    Abstract and CV

9.1.2019, 6.30 p.m.

  • Prof. Dr. Lawrence Ryan (German Studies), University of Tübingen – Franz Kafka’s “Real” World: Dream or Nightmare?
    Abstract and CV

  • Dr. Paula Maria Tribelli (Microbiology), University of Buenos Aires, Argentina – Identification of the Human Receptor for the “Staphylococcus Aureus” Lipoprotein-like (Lpl) Protein and Its Role in Cellular Invasion
    Abstract and CV

6.2.2019, 6.30 p.m.

  • Dr. Martin Hodas (Condensed Matter Physics), Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia – Towards a New Generation of Hybrid Electronics: Organic Semiconductors on 2D Materials
    Abstract and CV

  • Dr. Deborah Kronenberg (Cellular Neuroscience), University of Cambridge, UK – Immune Cells in the Ageing Brain
    Abstract and CV