Marius Zimmermann
Postdoc - University of Regensburg · Chair of Cognitive Neuroscience
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Zimmermann M, Kubik V, Persson J, Mäntylä T (2019) Monitoring multiple deadlines relies on spatial processing in posterior parietal cortex Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 31(10); DOI: 10.1162/jocn_a_01435 [Abstract] [pdf] [link]

Zimmermann M, Mars RB, de Lange FP, Toni I, Verhagen L (2017) Is the extrastriate body area part of the dorsal visuomotor stream? Brain Structure and Function; DOI: 10.1007/s00429-017-1469-0 [Abstract] [pdf] Supplementary material: Figure S3 Figure S4

Zimmermann M (2016) A cortical mechanism for translating action goals into action plans PhD Thesis, Radboud University Nijmegen [Abstract] [pdf]

Zimmermann M, Verhagen L, de Lange FP, Toni I (2016) The extrastriate body area computes desired goal states during action planning eNeuro 3(2); DOI: 10.1523/ENEURO.0020-16.2016 [Abstract] [pdf]

Zimmermann M, Toni I, de Lange FP (2013) Body posture modulates action perception Journal of Neuroscience 33(14), 5930-38; DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5570-12.2013 [Abstract] [pdf]

Zimmermann M, Meulenbroek RGJ, de Lange FP (2012) Motor planning is facilitated by adopting an action’s goal posture: an fMRI study Cerebral Cortex 22, 122-31; DOI: 10.1093/cercor/bhr098 [Abstract] [pdf]

Invited talks

2021     Inter-brain synchronization during interaction and observation in a mirror game paradigm, in The neural mechanisms underpinning joint action, Symposium at ESCAN2021, Budapest, Hungary

2020     Behavioural and neural mechanisms underlying social interaction and observed actions in a mirror game paradigm NIMEG Group, Aalto University, Finland

2020     Inter-brain synchronization during social interaction CVBE e-lab meeting, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany

2020     Neural mechanisms of action interaction. Joint Action, Observation, Imitation Cognitive Neuroscience Research Colloquium, University of Regensburg, Germany

2019     Action planning, action observation, joint action. Cognitive Semiotics Research Meeting, Aarhus University, Denmark

2019     Guest lecture in "Models of Perception and Action". Course in Cognitive Science program, Aarhus University, Denmark

2018     Neural mechanisms underlying multitasking. Research seminar in cognitive psychology. Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany


23-06-2021 Talk at ESCAN2021

01-06-2021 Job update

10-12-2020 Talk in Aalto, Finland

08-08-2020 Talks in Regensburg and Munich

11-07-2020 FENS2020 Virtual Forum


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