You are here: Home People Details Ioannis Vlachos
Document Actions

Ioannis Vlachos

Principal Investigator

    vlachos.jpgDr. Ioannis Vlachos
    Bernstein Center Freiburg 
    Hansastraße 9A
    79104 Freiburg i.Br.
    Tel.: +49 (0)761 203 9530 
    Fax: +49 (0)761 203 9559


Research Project

Research Topics

  • Feedback control of pathological brain activity
  • Brain dynamics


  • ...


Academic Background

  • Since January 2016: Independent investigator, BrainLinks-BrainTools, Bernstein Center Freiburg

  • 2013-2015: Postdoctoral researcher, BrainLinks-BrainTools, Bernstein Center Freiburg

  • 2012-2013: Technology-Transfer and University spin-off funding, PtJ Berlin

  • 2007-2011: PhD , BCCN Freiburg




  • Sahasranamam A., Vlachos I., Aertsen A. & Kumar A (2016)
    Dynamical state of the network determines the efficacy of single neuron properties in shaping the network activity 
    Scientific Reports 6, Article number: 26029 (pdf)
  • Vlachos I, Deniz T, Aertsen A, Kumar A (2016) 
    Recovery of dynamics and function in spiking neural networks by closed-loop control.
    PLoS computational biology 12(2), e1004720
  • Vlachos, I, Zaytsev, YV, Spreizer, S, Aertsen, A, & Kumar, A (2013)
    Neural system prediction and identification challenge.
    Frontiers in neuroinformatics, 7
  • Kumar, A, Vlachos, I, Aertsen, A, & Boucsein, C (2013)
    Challenges of understanding brain function by selective modulation of neuronal subpopulations.
    Trends in neurosciences, 36(10), 579-586
  • Vlachos, I, Aertsen, A, & Kumar, A (2012)
    Beyond Statistical Significance: Implications of Network Structure on Neuronal Activity.
    PLoS computational biology, 8(1), e1002311
  • Verhaal, J, Kirsch, JA, Vlachos, I, Manns, M, & Güntürkün, O (2012)
    Lateralized reward‐related visual discrimination in the avian entopallium
    European Journal of Neuroscience, 35(8), 1337-1343
  • Vlachos I, Herry C, Lüthi A, Aertsen A& Kumar A (2011)
    Context dependent encoding of fear and extinction memories in a large-scale network model of the basal amygdala.
    PLoS Comput Biol 7(3): e1001104. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1001104
  • Ciocchi, S.; Herry, C.; Grenier, F.; Wolff, S. B. E.; Letzkus, J. J.; Vlachos, I.; Ehrlich, I.; Sprengel, R.; Deisseroth, K.; Stadler, M. B.; Müller, C.& Lüthi, A. (2010)
    Encoding of conditioned fear in central amygdala inhibitory circuits.
    Nature 468 : 277-282
  • Kirsch, J. A.; Vlachos, I.; Hausmann, M.; Rose, J.; Yim, M. Y.; Aertsen, A.& Güntürkün, O. (2009)
    Neuronal encoding of meaning: establishing category-selective response patterns in the avian 'prefrontal cortex'.
    Behav Brain Res 198 : 214-223









— filed under:
Personal tools