Postgraduate Network

The postgraduate network of the department was founded in 2009. The last dissertation scholarships expired in 2012. No reissuing of the program is planned at the time being.



Name, Title Topic of the dissertation Supervisor
Ulrich Creuznacher, M.A. Intervention measures against age-related muscle atrophy via stimulating motoric nerve axons with pulsed magnetic fields Prof. Dr. Volker Zschorlich, Institute for Sport Sciences, Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Köhling, Institute for Psychology
Eva Priscilla Helena Kreikenbaum, Physician Fundamentals of phenomenology and ethics of pain, particularly considering the situation of older people Prof. Großheim, Faculty of Humanities, Prof. Dr. Wolf Langwitz, Psychosomatics at the University Hospital Basel
Markus Krohn, Dipl.-Biologist Development of therapy approaches and clarification of mechanisms of Morbus Alzheimer Prof. Dr. Dr. Jens Pahnke, Neurodegeneration Research Lab, Prof. Dr. Udo Kragl, Institute for Chemistry
Carolin Krüger, M.A. The linguistic field of ageing in German contemporary language: Functions of public discourses and the change under socioeconomic-demographic framework conditions Prof. Dr. Karl-Heinz Ramers, Institute for German Language and Literature, Prof. Dr. Heike Trappe, Sociology with focus on Family Demography, Institute for Sociology and Demography
Yuttachai Likitjaroen, M.D. Vascular Dementia and Alzheimer Disease Prof. Dr. Stefan Teipel, Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Prof. Dr. Sabine Herpertz, Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Dortje Löper, Dipl.-Inf. Mobile Assistance Systems for Supporting Nursing Staff Prof. Dr. Andreas Heuer, Database and Information Systems, Institute of Informatics, Prof. Dr. Thomas Kirste, Mobile Multimedia Information Systems, Institute for Informatics, Prof. Dr. Stefan Teipel, Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Anett Mau-Möller, M.A. Comparison of periprothetic bone density and functional outcome after knee endoprosthesis implant in dependance on postoperative physical activity and the rehabilitation program Prof. Dr. Sven Bruhn, Institute of Sport Sciences, Prof. Dr. Wolfram Mittelmeier, Prof. Dr. Rainer Bader, Orthopaedic Clinic and Policlinic
Guido Moritz, Dipl.-Ing. Standardised monitoring wit health monitoring function of senior citizens in the need of care in their familiar environment (Ambient Assisted Living) Prof. Dr. Dirk Timmermann, Institute of Applied Microelectronic and Data Technology, Faculty of Informatics and Electrical Engineering, PD Dr. Regina Stoll, Institute of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine
Mirko Rehberg, cand. med. Impact of chronical epilepsy on cognitive performance of an ageing rat Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Köhling, Institute for Physiology, Faculty of Medicine
Robert Stelter, Diploma Economist Optimum population – Investigation on growth rate and affordability of future population and age structures Prof. Dr. Thusnelda Tivig, Institute for Economics, Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences
Sarina Strumpen, Diploma Gerontologist Religion-specific images of aging – religion-specific nursing care. Construction o fand communication about age in interreligious and intercultural context Prof. Dr. Klaus Hock, Religion history, Theological Faculty, Prof. Dr. Martina Kumlehn, Religious Pedagogy, Theological Faculty, Prof. Dr. Peter Berger, Institute for Sociology and Demography, Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences
Sandra Sussujew, M.A. Health and care of Turkish migrants in Germany Prof. Dr. Gabriele Doblhammer-Reiter, Institute for Sociology and Demography, Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences, Prof. Dr. Klaus Hock, Religious Pedagogy, Theological Faculty
Felix Winter, Diploma Business Mathematician Mathematic modelling of transport processes at the blood-brain barrier – analysis of kinetics and elaboration of possible pharmacological intervention scenarios Prof. Dr. Olaf Wolkenhauer, System biology and Bioinformatics, Institute of Informatics, Faculty for Informatics and Electrical Engineering, Prof. Dr. Dr. Jens Pahnke, Neurodegeneration Research Lab, Medical Faculty
Publication of scholars

Publication of scholars

Scholar Publication
Markus Krohn, Dipl.-Biologe J. Pahnke, M. Krohn, K. Scheffler „Die Funktion der Blut-Hirn-Schranke für die Pathogenese der Alzheimer-Demenz – Implikationen für immunologische Therapien zur Plaqueauflösung“, Fortschr Neurol Psychiat 2009; 77 (Suppl. 1): S21–S24
  Pahnke J, Walker LC, Scheffler K, Krohn M. „Alzheimer's disease and blood-brain barrier function-Why have anti-b-amyloid therapies failed to prevent dementia progression?”, Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2009 Jul;33(7):1099-108. Epub 2009 May 27
  Pahnke J, Wolkenhauer O, Krohn M, Walker LC. „Clinico-pathologic function of cerebral ABC transporters - implications for the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease.”, Curr Alzheimer Res. 2008 Aug;5(4):396-405
  Kuhnke D, Jedlitschky G, Grube M, Krohn M, Jucker M, Mosyagin I, Cascorbi I, Walker LC, Kroemer HK, Warzok RW, Vogelgesang S. “MDR1-P-Glycoprotein (ABCB1) Mediates Transport of Alzheimer's amyloid-b peptides--implications for the mechanisms of Ab clearance at the blood-brain barrier.” Brain Pathol. 2007 Oct;17(4):347-53. Epub 2007 Jul 4
Yuttachai Likitjaroen, M.D. Likitjaroen, Y.; Meindl, T.; Friese, U.; Wagner, M.; Buerger, K.; Hampel, H.; Teipel, S. J. Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci, 2012, 262, 341-50.
  Likitjaroen, Y.; Suwanwela, N. C.; Mitchell, A. J.; Lerdlum, S.; Phanthumchinda, K.; Teipel, S. J. J Neurol, 2012, 259, 100-5.
  Yuttachai Likitjaroen: Presentation at the Internation Congress of Alzheimer’s Disease, Juli 2009, Vienna, Austria
  Yuttachai Likitjaroen: Presentation at the 19th World Congress of Neurology , October 2009, Bangkok, Thailand
  Yuttachai Likitjaroen: Poster presentation at the 6th International Cngress on Vascular Dementia , November 2009, Barcelona, Spain
Guido Moritz, Dipl.-Ing. Steffen Prüter, Guido Moritz, Elmar Zeeb, Frank Golatowski, Dirk Timmermann, Ralf Salomon, “Applicability of Web Service Technologies to Reach Real Time Capabilities,” Object Oriented Real-Time Distributed Computing (ISORC), 2008 11th IEEE International Symposium on, pp.229-233, ISBN: 978-0-7695-3132-8, Orlando, Florida, USA, Mai 2008
  Guido Moritz, Steffen Prüter, Frank Golatowski, Dirk Timmermann, Regina Stoll, “Communication Protocols for Life Science Automation Systems on Resource Constrained Devices,” 6th International Forum Life Science Automation, Proceedings on, pp. 77, Rostock, Germany, september 2008
  Guido Moritz, Steffen Prüter, Frank Golatowski, Dirk Timmermann, „Web services on Deeply Embedded Devices with Real-Time Processing,” Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation, (ETFA), IEEE International Conference on, pp.432-435, ISBN: 978-1-4244-1505-2, Hamburg, Germany, september 2008
  Guido Moritz, Steffen Prüter, Frank Golatowski, Dirk Timmermann, „Real-Time Service-oriented Communication Protocols on Resource Constrained Devices,” International Multiconference on Computer Science and Information Technology (IMCSIT), Proceedings on, vol. 3, pp. 695 – 701, ISBN: 978-83-60810-14-9, Wisla, Poland, october 2008
  Guido Moritz, Elmar Zeeb, Frank Golatowski, Dirk Timmermann, Regina Stoll, “Web Services to Improve Interoperability of Home Healthcare Devices,” 3rd International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare 2009, London UK, great britain, april 2009
  Guido Moritz, Claas Cornelius, Frank Golatowski, Dirk Timmermann, Regina Stoll, “Differences and Commonalities of Service-Oriented Device Architectures, Wireless Sensor Networks and Networks-On-Chip,” 4th International IEEE Workshop on Service Oriented Architectures in Converging Networked Environments (SOCNE), Bradford, UK, Mai 2009
  Norbert Siegmund, Marko Rosenmüller, Guido Moritz, Gunter Saake, Dirk Timmermann, „Towards Robust Data Storage in Wireless Sensor Networks,” IETE Technical Review. Database Architectures for the Internet of Things (DAIT 2009), 1st International Workshop on, Birmingham, UK, Juli 2009
  Guido Moritz, Elmar Zeeb, Steffen Prüter, Frank Golatowski, Dirk Timmermann, Regina Stoll, “Devices Profile for Web Services in Wireless Sensor Networks: Adaptations and Enhancements,” Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA 2009), IEEE 14th International Conference on, La Palma, Spain, september 2009.
  Guido Moritz, Frank Golatowski, “6LoWPAN: IP for Wireless Sensor Networks and Smart Cooperating Objects,” bookchapter in Industrial Electronics Handbook, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, USA, december 2009, to appear.
  Guido Moritz, Steffen Prüter, Frank Golatowski, Dirk Timmermann, „On the Deployment of Web services in Real-Time Systems,“ Scalable Computing: Practice and Experience (SCPE), Special Issue: Real-Time Distributed Systems and Networks, ISSN 1895-1767, to appear.
Mirko Rehberg, Mirko Rehberg,: “News and Notable from Young Physiologists”, Symposiumsvortrag im Rahmen des Young Investigator´s Award, Jahrestagung der Deutschen Physiologischen Gesellschaft, Köln, april 2008
  Mirko Rehberg: „Spatial learning and long-term potentiation in aged chronically epileptic rats“, Poster auf der Jahrestagung der Deutschen Physiologischen Gesellschaft,: Giessen, 2008
  Mirko Rehberg „Ein neuer Kontraktionsmechanismus der glatten Muskulatur“, Vortrag auf der gemeinsamen Jahrestagung der Deutschen, Österreichischen und Schweize-rischen Sektionen der Internationalen Liga gegen Epilepsie am 20.-23. Mai 2009 in Rostock
  Mirko Rehberg, Paper im Review: „High K+ -induced contraction requires depolarization-induced Ca2+ release from internal stores in rat gut smooth muscle”
Sarina Strumpen, Dipl.-Gerontologin Johanna Krawietz, Sarina Strumpen: Grenzen überschreitende Gerontologie: Transnationale Perspektiven auf Prozesse des Alter(n)s, Poster auf der Jahrestagung der Sektion für sozial- und verhaltenswissenschaftliche Gerontologie der Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gerontologie und Geriatrie, 24.-25.9.2009 in Dortmund
  Sarina Strumpen: Eingeladener Vortrag zum Promotionsprojekt; Tagung "Senioren und Alterspolitik in Deutschland und der Türkei" - Ausgerichtet von der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung und der Türkischen Geriatrie-Stiftung (Türk Geriatri Vakfi), Ankara, 13.-15. october 2009