Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics

Max-Planck-Ring 8 - 14
(formerly Spemannstr. 38 - 44)
72076 Tübingen
Phone: +49 7071 601-510
Fax: +49 7071 601-520
Directions to the Institute

Former Departments and Research Groups

Most recent Publication

Fichtner ND, Giapitzakis I-A, Avdievich N, Mekle R, Zaldivar D, Henning A and Kreis R (June-2018) In vivo characterization of the downfield part of 1H MR spectra of human brain at 9.4T: Magnetization exchange with water and relation to conventionally determined metabolite content Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 79(6) 2863-2873.
Göksu C, Hanson LG, Siebner HR, Ehses P, Scheffler K and Thielscher A (May-2018) Human in-vivo brain magnetic resonance current density imaging (MRCDI) NeuroImage 171 26-39.
Celicanin Z, Manasseh G, Petrusca L, Scheffler K, Auboiroux V, Crowe LA, Hyacinthe JN, Natsuaki Y, Santini F, Becker CD, Terraz S, Bieri O and Salomir R (May-2018) Hybrid ultrasound-MR guided HIFU treatment method with 3D motion compensation Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 79(5) 2511-2523.

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Information for Pupils and Teachers

BOGY - Internships

BOGY is a program of the state Baden-Württemberg for professional orientation for pupils. Pupils from local secondary schools have the opportunity to see the daily life in a research institute for one week. If you are in 10th grade and interested in doing the internship here at the institute, please send your application including cover letter, CV and copies of your last report card to Reinhard Feiler: Opens window for sending emailpresse-kyb[at]

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Neuroscience Laboratory for Pupils

Are you interested in neurosciences? Have you ever wanted to investigate a brain or an electric fish? Then check the Neuroscience Laboratory for Pupils (in German only).

Girls’ Day: for one day girls turn into scientists

The Girls'Day is a german-wide initiative for girls to visit especially technical oriented companies, organisations and research institutions for profession finding. Goal is to arouse interest and to bring more women into these occupational fields. The Campus offers several places for girls between 15 and 19 years. The Girls'Day will take place every forth Thursday in April. For more information:
Opens internal link in current windowGirls'Day 2012
Opens internal link in current windowGirls'Day 2013 (German only)

Pupils and Teachers

Are you interested in current research themes of the Max Planck Society? On the webpage MAX WISSEN you can find movies, animations, pictures and information about various biological, geological and technical themes. You can also get the MAX-Newsletter for free.  Go to MAX WISSEN... (in German only)

Download BIOMAX No 22: Date an der Synapse (in German only)

Last updated: Friday, 27.10.2017