Kilian Koepsell

Kilian Koepsell, PhD

Assistant Researcher
Redwood Center for Theoretical Neuroscience, UC Berkeley


Phone: (415) 424-5616
Fax: (413) 618-4731


B.Sc. (1992) Physics & Mathematics, Regensburg University, Germany
M.Sc. (1997) Physics & Mathematics, Hamburg University, Germany
Ph.D. (2001) Physics, Hamburg University, Germany

Selected Publications

Cadieu CF, Koepsell K (2010) Phase coupling estimation from multivariate phase statistics. Neural Computation (in press). [pdf]

Koepsell K, Wang X, Hirsch JA, Sommer FT (2010) Exploring the function of neural oscillations in early sensory systems. Focused review in Frontiers in Neuroscience 4:1, pp. 53–61. [pdf]

Koepsell K, Wang X, Wei Y, Wang Q, Vaingankar V, Rathbun DL, Usrey WM, Hirsch JA, Sommer FT (2009) Retinal oscillations carry visual information to cortex. Front. Syst. Neurosci. 3:4, pp. 1 – 18. [pdf]

Koepsell K, Sommer FT (2008) Information transmission in oscillatory neural activity. Biological Cybernetics 99, pp. 403 – 416. [pdf]

Koepsell K, Spoerhase C (2008) Neuroscience and the Study of Literature. Some Thoughts on the Possibility of Transferring Knowledge. Journal of Literary Theory 2:2, pp. 363 – 374. [pdf]