Diagnostik und Kognitive Neuropsychologie

Summer School

Hands-on fNIRS data analysis for fundamental, applied & clinical research


2nd – 6th August 2021
Participants: 30-50 early career researchers (PhD students, postdoctoral researchers)
Fields: Cognitive/Educational Neuroscience, Clinical/Developmental Psychology, Engineering

Summer School with lectures & hands-on sessions by experts,

meet-the-expert sessions & data blitz for early career researchers


no fees!

Accommodation expenses will be funded for 10 early career researchers!

Language: English

University of Tuebingen, Germany

hybrid event (combining in-person-meeting & online-event)


  • Program: here
  • Booklet: here
  • Announcement: here
  • Registration: closed
  • Contact us: fnirs-summerschool@psycho.uni-tuebingen.de


  • Sabrina Brigadoi
  • Simone Cutini
  • Ann-Christine Ehlis
  • Andreas J. Fallgatter
  • Hellmuth Obrig
  • Vanessa Reindl
  • Felix Scholkmann
  • Alexander von Lühmann
  • Mathias Vukelić
  • Meryem Yücel

Selected Topics:

  • Theory of functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS)
  • Experimental designs & data collection
  • Data analysis: preprocessing steps & statistical analysis of fNIRS data
  • Application of fNIRS in specific populations
  • Combining fNIRS with other methods
  • Historic developments & Future of fNIRS

Organization Team:

  • Christina Artemenko, Philipp A. Schroeder, Thomas Dresler
  • Maryam Farshad, Yun-Feng He, Hendrik Laicher, Hannah-Dorothea Loenneker, Lorenzo Semeia

Funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and the Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Science as part of the Excellence Strategy of the German Federal and State Governments