GROUP


Vincenzo De Paola
Group Head
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Vibhavari (Aysha) Bansal
Postdoctoral Fellow
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Michael Lattke
Research Associate, November 2021
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Victoria Menne
Erasmus+ MSc Student, November 2020

Tommy Ngo
MRes Student in Neurotechnology, October 2020

Srinivasan Sakthivel
Postdoctoral Fellow, June 2023
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Marcos Sintes Rodríguez San Pedro
PhD Student and Early Stage Researcher in the Syn2Psy Innovative Training Network, funded by the EU Horizon 2021 Program under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Initiative, November 2020
Senior Research Assistant, April 2023
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Salil Kalarikkal Sukumaran
Senior Research Fellow, May 2023
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Maria Tortora
PhD Student funded by Alzheimer’s Research UK (ARUK) PhD Scholarship, July 2017
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VISITORS


Oshiorenoya Agabi
PhD Student, Bioengineering (Simon Schultz, Imperial College London)
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SUPPORT STAFF


Dulcie Rodrigues
Administrative Assistant

COLLABORATORS


Nir Grossman
Imperial College London
London, United Kingdom
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Graham Knott
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Lausanne, Switzerland
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Boaz Levi
Allen Institute for Brain Science
Seattle, Washington, USA
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Dean Nizetic
Nanyang Technical University
Singapore
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Subhojit Roy
University of California San Diego (UCSD)
San Diego, California, USA
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Maria Grazia Spillantini
University of Cambridge
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Postdoctoral Fellows


Shabana Khan
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2017 – 2021

Katerina-Smaragda Papadopoulou
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2014 – 2016

Antonio Trabalza
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2014 – 2016

Graham Little
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2011 – 2013

Lieven Huang
MRC Career Development Fellow, 2009 – 2012
Postdoctoral Fellow, Australian Regnerative Institute (ARMI), Monash University, Melbourne

Alison Canty
MRC Career Development Fellow, 2008 – 2010

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellows


Jiří Růžička
Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow from The Czech Academy of Sciences, 2017

Ilse Pienaar
Junior Research Fellow, 2014

Michele Ettorre
Visiting CooperInt Program Fellow, 2013

Dawn Thompson
Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow, 2011 – 2012

Johanna Jackson
Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow, 2010 – 2011

Valentina Ferretti
Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow, 2009

Graduate Students


Maria Otero Jimenez
MRC Doctoral Training Partnership (MRC DTP) PhD Student, 2021 – 2024
Co-supervised by Javier Alegre, Department of Brain Sciences, Imperial College London

Elizabeth Brockman
PhD Student and Early Stage Researcher in the Syn2Psy Innovative Training Network, funded by the EU Horizon 2020 Program under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Initiative, 2019 – 2024

Raquel Real
Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) PhD Student, 2015 – 2018

Cher Bass
EPSRC-funded Neurotechnology Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) PhD Student, 2014 – 2018

Carla Pernaci
MSc Erasmus+ Student Intern, 2018

Lucien West
PhD Student, 2012 – 2016

Peter Bloomfield
PhD Student, 2011 – 2015

Federico Grillo
PhD Student, 2009 – 2013

Visiting Graduate Students


Joanna Dopp
Visiting Network Centre Alzheimer’s Research UK (ARUK) Student, 2017

Tomaso Muzzu
Visiting PhD Student, Bioengineering (Simon Schultz, Imperial College London, United Kingdom), 2012

Caroline Copland
Visiting MRes Integrative Biomedical Sciences Student, 2009

Undergraduate Students


Beatrice Da Vià
Erasmus+ Student Intern, 2019

Hewa Khalilifar
BSc Neuroscience Intern, 2017

Maksim Lavrov
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Student, 2017

Martyna Rakowska
BBSRC Research Experience Placements (REP) Student, 2017

Godwin Tong
BDIAP Scholarship Student, 2016

Magda Robacha
2014

Catherine Wrench
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Student, 2014

Sara Camporesi
Medical Studentship Intern, 2012

Cornelia Roibu
MRC-funded Student, 2012

Cyrus Daruwalla
MRC-funded Student, 2011

Christina Nesarajah
MRC-funded Student, 2011

Leonor Ruivo
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Student, Imperial College London, 2010 – 2011

Julia Hines
MRC-funded Student, 2010

Jana Kalz
Erasmus student, 2010

Akin Nihat
MRC-funded Student, 2010

Mélanie Strauss
Erasmus Student, 2009

Visiting Undergraduate Students


Federica Perrone
Visiting Undergraduate Student, 2012

Support Staff


Auriel Theodora Jocabea Lim
Senior Research Assistant, 2023 – 2024

Gigi Toh
Research Assistant, 2022 – 2023

Lydia Lawson
Administrative Assistant, 2011 – 2015

Hamlata Dechwand
Research Assistant, 2008 – 2010

Tathiana Santana
Administrative Assistant, 2008 – 2010

Collaborators


Rick Livesey
2015 – 2018
UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
University College London
London, United Kingdom
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Oliver Howes
2013 – 2017
Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Clinical Science
Imperial College London
London, United Kingdom
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Psychosis Clinical Academic Group
Institute of Psychiatry
King’s College London
London, United Kingdom
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Sen Song
2005 – 2013
Department of Biomedical Engineering
School of Medicine
Tsinghua University
Beijing, China
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Anne McKinney
1998 – 2005
Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
McGill University
Montreal, Canada
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Silvia Arber
1998 – 2003
Biozentrum
University of Basel
Basel, Switzerland
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Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research
Basel, Switzerland
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