Dr. rer.nat. Ströckens, Felix

Wissenschaftler und promovierter Biologe an der Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Fakultät für Psychologie. AE Biopsychologie. Referent für die Physio-Akademie in der Weiterbildung Neurophysiotherapie, Modul "Krankheitsbilder - state of the art".

Spezialgebiete: Vergleichende Neuroanatomie, Gehirnanatomie des Menschen, Neuroanatomie und Neurophysiologie in Vogelspezies, neuronale Grundlagen von höheren kognitiven Fähigkeiten in Vögeln, neuronale Grundlagen von Gehirnlateralisierungen.

Ziel in seinen Seminaren: das vorhandene Wissen zu menschlicher Neuroanatomie und Neurophysiologie anschaulich aufzufrischen und zu ergänzen.

Beruflicher Lebenslauf

seit 2014Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
AE Biopsychologie der Ruhr-Universität Bochum
2014Forschungsaufenthalt
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brasilien
2013  - 2014Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
AE Biopsychologie der Ruhr-Universität Bochum
2009 - 2013Promotionsstudium
Fakultät für Psychologie der Ruhr-Universität Bochum
unter Betreuung von Herrn Prof Dr. Onur Güntürkün
2003 - 2009Studium der Biologie
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
2002 - 2003   Zivildienst
2002Abitur

Vorträge

Ströckens F., Neves, K., Herculano-Houzel, S., Güntürkün O. (2016) Figuring out why crows are smart - Area specific analysis of neuron numbers in corvid and non-corvid species. Poster at “Society for Neuroscience Meeting” in San Diego, USA

Ströckens F. (2016) Anatomical basis for higher cognitive functions in avian species. Talk at “Rational animals? Comparing human and animal minds from an interdisciplinary perspective” workshop, Bochum, Germany

Ströckens F., The feathered ape? - Avian species as models for neuroscience (2015) Talk at the Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China

Ströckens F., Neves, K., Herculano-Houzel, S., Güntürkün O. (2015) Cellular composition of telencephalic areas in birds. Poster at IBRO conference, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Ströckens F. (2015) Planning an experiment on cognitive functions. Talk at EvoBrain summer school, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Ströckens F. (2014) Evolutionary and ontogenetic processes of neuronal lateralization in vertebrates. Talk at Brazilian-German workshop: Of pigeons, brains and handedness: What avian neuroanatomy can teach us on the development of neuronal asymmetries, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Ströckens F. (2013) Planning an experiment on animal behavior. Talk at First South-African German Summer school on comparative psychology, Johannesburg, South Africa

Ströckens F. (2013) Of light, eggs and brains - The development of visual lateralization in pigeons, Talk at Department of Cognitive biology, University of Vienna, Austria

Ströckens F., Manns M., Güntürkün O. (2012) Peeking through eggshells - How does light induce visual asymmetries in pigeons before hatch? Poster at “Society for Neuroscience Meeting” in New Orleans, USA

Ocklenburg S., Ströckens F., Güntürkün O. (2012) Lateralisation of conspecific     vocalisation in non-human vertebrates, Poster at Animal Cognition conference, Bochum, Germany

Ströckens F., Faustmann P., Hahn C., Kirsch J., Patzke N., Güntürkün O. (2010) The     painting and crafts workshop on the human brain. Poster at “Society for Neuroscience Meeting” in San Diego, USA

Ströckens F., Manns M., Güntürkün O. (2010) Peeking through eggshells - How does light induce visual asymmetries in pigeons before hatch? Poster at 3rd Autumn School “Neurocognition”, Delmenhorst, Germany

Ströckens F. (2010) Overcoming genetic models - How non genetic factors could trigger asymmetry formation, Talk at 3rd DAAD Autumn School “Neurocognition”, Delmenhorst, Germany

Ströckens F. (2009) In search for ontogeny mechanisms of visual asymmetries, Talk at 2nd DAAD Autumn School “Neurocognition”, Izmir, Turkey

Publikationen

Zeitschriftenartikel

Behroozi M., Chwiesko C., Ströckens F., Sauvage M., Helluy X., Peterburs J., Güntürkün O. (2017) In vivo measurement of T1 and T2 relaxation times in awake pigeon and rat brains at 7T. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, accepted

Behroozi M., Ströckens F., Stacho M., Güntürkün O. (2017) Funtional connectivity pattern of the internal hippocampal network in awake pigeons: a resting state fMRI study. Brain, Behavior and Evolution, accepted

Güntürkün O., Ströckens F., Scarf D., Colombo M. (2017) Apes, Feathered Apes, and Pigeons: Differences and Similarities, Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences, accepted

Ocklenburg S, Ströckens F, Bless JJ, Hugdahl K, Westerhausen R, Manns M (2016) Investigating heritability of laterality and cognitive control in speech perception.Brain & Cognition, 109:34-39.

Stacho M, Ströckens F, Xiao Q, Güntürkün O (2016) Functional organization of telencephalic visual association fields in pigeons. Behavioral Brain Research 303, 93-102.

Ströckens F, Güntürkün O (2016) Cryptochrome 1b - A possible inductor of visual lateralization in pigeons? European Journal of Neuroscience, 43, 162-168.

Ocklenburg S, Garland A, Ströckens F, Uber Reinert A (2015) Investigating the neural architecture of handedness. Frontiers in Psychology, 6, 148.

Manns M, Ströckens F (2014) Functional and structural comparison of visual lateralization in birds - similar but still different. Frontiers in Psychology 5, 206.

Herold C, Bingman VP, Ströckens F, Letzner S, Sauvage M, Palomero-Gallagher N, Zilles K, Güntürkün O (2014) Distribution of neurotransmitter receptors and zinc in the pigeon (Columba livia) hippocampal formation: A basis for further comparison with the mammalian hippocampus. Journal of Comparative Neurology 522, 2553-2575.

Ströckens F, Freund N, Manns M, Ocklenburg S, Güntürkün O (2013). Visual asymmetries and the ascending thalamofugal pathway in pigeons. Brain Structure and Function. 218, 1197-1209.

Ströckens F, Güntürkün O, Ocklenburg S (2013). Limb preferences in non-human vertebrates. Laterality. 18, 536-575.

Ocklenburg S, Ströckens F, Güntürkün O (2013). Lateralisation of conspecific vocalisation in non-human vertebrates. Laterality, 18, 1-31

Buchkapitel

Güntürkün, O., Stacho, M., Ströckens, F. (2017) The Brains of Reptiles and Birds. In: Kaas, J (Hrsg.), Evolution of Nervous Systems 2e. vol. 1, pp. 171-221. Oxford: Elsevier.

Ströckens, F., Güntürkün O. (2017) Tract Tracing and Histological Techniques. In: Rogers, L., Vallortigara, G. (Hrsg.), Lateralized Brain Functions: Methods in Human and Non-Human Species, pp 277-312, New York: Humana Press, Springer.

Kontakt

E-Mail:felix.stroeckens@rub.de