Manos Giannakakis


University of Tübingen
Maria von Linden Str. 6,
2nd floor
Email-address:  giannakakismanosspam

Main research:

  • Models of Neuronal Plasticity
  • Inhibitory Circuits and Self -Organization
  • Computation in Recurrent Networks
  • Evolutionary dynamics

Short CV

since 2020
PhD student

Levina Lab

MSc. Artificial Intelligence

University of Edinburgh

University of Athens

BSc. Mathematics

Selected publications:


  • Giannakakis E, Hutchings F, Papasavvas CA, Han CE, Weber B, et al. (2020) Computational modelling of the long-term effects of brain stimulation on the local and global structural connectivity of epileptic patients. PLOS ONE 15(2): e0221380.
  • Emmanouil Giannakakis, Cheol E. Han, Bernd Weber, Frances Hutchings, Marcus Kaiser (2020). Towards simulations of long-term behavior of neural networks: Modeling synaptic plasticity of connections within and between human brain regions, Neurocomputing 416.

Conference abstracts

  • Giannakakis E, Hennig M (2019) Local Inhibitory Plasticity boosts the storage capacity and robustness of attractor networks. Bernstein Conference 2019. doi: 10.12751/nncn.bc2019.0029


  • Teaching assistant for Neural Coding
  • Teaching assistant for Introduction to Programming (University of Athens)