Richard Görler

Institut für Neuroinformatik
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Universitätsstraße 150
Building NB, Room NB 3/28
D-44801 Bochum
Computational Neuroscience


In my current project I am working on an algorithmic model of the interaction between semantic representation and episodic memory. I am using this model to explore whether episodic-memory-driven semantic learning is more efficient than purely sensory-driven learning.

  • M.Sc. Applied Computer Science, RUB.

    Thesis: Structural and Functional Analysis of the Pigeon Hippocampus
    (Building a parametric model of the pigeon hippocampal formation comprising state-of-the-art knowledge of anatomy and connectivity, that can be converted into a neural network model)

  • B.Sc. Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, RUB.

    Thesis: Speaker Localization with a Kinect
    (Extension of the Viola-Jones face detection algorithm to Kinect depth data)