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Wolf Singer

Wolf Singer is currently co-director of the Brain Imaging Center, director of the Ernst Strüngmann Forum, senior fellow at Ernst Strüngmann Institute, director of the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, and professor emeritus at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. His research centers on brain physiology, neurobiology, neuroscience, and signaling pathways.

OM Contributions


  • Uhlhaas, P. J., & Singer, W. (2006). Neural synchrony in brain disorders: Relevance for cognitive dysfunctions and pathophysiology. Neuron, 52(1), 155-168.

  • Engel, A. K., Fries, P., & Singer, W. (2001). Dynamic predictions: Oscillations and synchrony in top-down processing. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 2(10), 704-716.

  • Singer, W. (1999). Neuronal synchrony: A versatile code for the definition of relations? Neuron, 24(1), 49-65.

  • Singer, W., & Gray, C. M. (1995). Visual feature integration and the temporal correlation hypothesis. Annual Review of Neuroscience, 18(1), 555-586.

  • Gray, C. M., & Singer, W. (1989). Stimulus-specific neuronal oscillations in orientation columns of cat visual cortex. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 86(5), 1698-1702.