Babai, Norbert

Dr. Norbert Babai

Department Biologie
Chair of Animal Physiology (Prof. Dr. Brandstätter)

Room: Room 00.161 (Building A1)
Staudtstrasse 5
91058 Erlangen

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Training and Positions

1998 – 2003 Master of the Science equivalent in biology and geography, University of Pecs, Hungary
2004 – 2008 PhD, Neurobiology, University of Pecs, Hungary
2006 3 months fellowship at the Institute of Biochemistry, Biological Research Center of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Szeged, Hungary
2007 – 2010 Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Neuroscience/Ophthalmology, University of Nebraksa Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
2010 – 2014 Research Associate, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
since 2014 Staff Scientist, Animal Physiology/Neurobiology, Department of Biology, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany


Main Research Interests

  • Visual information processing in the retina with the focus on photoreceptor ribbon synapses to second order
    neurons such as horizontal and bipolar cells
  • Postnatal development of the photoreceptor ribbon synapse in mouse retina