User:Harald Hentschke

From OpenWetWare

Revision as of 10:50, 4 November 2011 by Harald Hentschke (Talk | contribs)
Jump to: navigation, search

I am a new member of OpenWetWare!


Contact Info

Harald Hentschke (an artistic interpretation)
Harald Hentschke (an artistic interpretation)

Harald Hentschke
Section of Experimental Anaesthesiology
Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital of Tuebingen
Schaffhausenstr. 113
72072 Tübingen
Email me through OpenWetWare


My principal research interest lies in the modulation of cortical and hippocampal networks by classical neuromodulators (acetylcholine) and substances interfering with GABAergic inhibition. Current projects are

  • Cholinergic modulation of GABAergic inhibition in neocortex
  • Enhancing spillover of GABA to peri- und extrasynaptic GABA(A) receptors – a possible route to anesthesia?

A methodological focus is the development of software tools (mostly written in Matlab) for data analysis and experimental control in the neurosciences. The aim is to produce customized and efficient/automated tools. Projects past and present include

  • 'Measures of effect size toolbox' (with Maik Stüttgen, University of Bochum), available at the Matlab Central File Exchange and SourceForge
  • time- and frequency domain analysis of multielectrode field potential recordings
  • graphical user interface programs for event detection (e.g. spikes, postsynaptic currents) and IPSC fitting
  • event-triggered stimulation/feedback control of behavioral setup for awake behaving rodents


  • Year, PhD, Institute
  • Year, MS, Institute
  • Year, BS, Institute

Research interests

  1. Interest 1
  2. Interest 2
  3. Interest 3


Error fetching PMID 6947258:
Error fetching PMID 13718526:
  1. Error fetching PMID 6947258: [Paper1]
  2. Error fetching PMID 13718526: [Paper2]
    leave a comment about a paper here

  3. isbn:0879697164. [Book1]
All Medline abstracts: PubMed HubMed

Useful links

Personal tools