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Papers in refereed Journals

J. Buhlmann, L. Hofmann, P.A. Tass, C. Hauptmann: Modeling of a segmented electrode for desynchronizing deep brain stimulation.
Frontiers in Neuroengineering 4 (2011) 15. doi: 10.3389/fneng.2011.00015

L. Hofmann, M. Ebert, P.A. Tass, C. Hauptmann: Modified pulse shapes for effective neural stimulation. Frontiers in Neuroengineering 4 (2011) 9. doi:10.3389/fneng.2011.00009

P.A. Tass, C. Hauptmann, O.V. Popovych: Desynchronization. Scholarpedia 6(10) (2011) 1352.

C. Hauptmann, P.A. Tass Restoration of segregated, physiological neuronal connectivity by desynchronizing stimulation J Neural Eng. Vol. 7, 056008 (2010).

A.N. Silchenko, I. Adamchic, N. Pawelcyzk, C. Hauptmann, M. Maarouf, V. Sturm, P.A. Tass Data-driven approach to the estimation of connectivity and time delays in the coupling of interacting neuronal subsystems J Neurosci. Meth. Vol. 191, 32-44 (2010).

P.A. Tass, D. Smirnov, A. Karavaev, U. Barnikol, T. Barnikol, I. Adamchic, C. Hauptmann, N. Pawelcyzk, M. Maarouf, V. Sturm, H.J. Freund, B. Bezruchko The causal relationship between subcortical local eld potential oscillations and Parkinsonian resting tremor J Neural Eng. Vol. 7(1), 16009 (2010).

P.A. Tass and C. Hauptmann Anti-kindling achieved by stimulation targeting slow synaptic dynamics Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience,Vol. 27(6), 589-609 (2009).

C. Hauptmann, J.C. Roulet, J.J. Niederhauser, W. Dll, M.E. Kirlangic, B. Lysyansky, V. Krachkovskyi, M.A. Bhatti, U.B. Barnikol, L. Sasse, C.P. Bhrle, E.-J. Speckmann, M. Gtz, V. Sturm, H.- J. Freund, U. Schnell and P.A. Tass External trial deep brain stimulation device for the application of desynchronizing stimulation techniques Journal of Neural Engineering, Vol. 6, 066003 (2009).

P.A. Tass, A.N. Silchenko, C. Hauptmann, U.B. Barnikol and E.-J. Speckmann Long-lasting desynchronization in rat hippocampal slice induced by coordinated reset stimulation Physical Review E, Vol. 80, 011902 (2009).

C. Hauptmann, P.A. Tass Cumulative and after-eects of short and weak coordinated reset stimulation: a modeling study Journal of Neural Engineering, Vol. 6, 016004 (2009).

D.A. Smirnov, U.B. Barnikol, T.T. Barnikol, B.P. Bezruchko, C. Hauptmann, C. Buhrle, M. Maarouf, V. Sturm, H.-J. Freund & P.A. Tass The generation of Parkinsonian tremor as revealed by directional coupling analysis Europhysics Letters, Vol. 83, 20003 (2008).

U.B. Barnikol, O.V. Popovych, C. Hauptmann, V. Sturm, H.-J. Freund & P.A. Tass Tremor entrainment by patterned low-frequency stimulation Phil. Trans. Royal Soc., Vol. 366, 3545-3573 (2008).

O. Popovych, C. Hauptmann & P.A. Tass Impact of Nonlinear Delayed Feedback on Synchronized Oscillators Journal of Biological Physics, DOI 10.1007/s10867-008-9068-1 (2008).

O.E. Omelchenko, C. Hauptmann, Yu.L. Maistrenko & P.A. Tass, Collective dynamics of globally coupled phase oscillators under multisite delayed feedback stimulation, Physica D, Vol. 237, 365-384 (2008).

C. Hauptmann, O. Popovych & P.A. Tass, Desynchronizing the abnormally synchronized neural activity in the subthalamic nucleus - a modeling study, Expert Review of Medical Devices 4(5) 633-650 (2007).

C. Hauptmann, O. Omelchenko, O.V. Popovych, Y. Maistrenko & P.A. Tass, Control of spatially patterned synchrony with multisite delayed feedback, Physical Review E, Vol. 76, 066209 (2007).

Y.L. Maistrenko, B. Lysyansky, C. Hauptmann, O. Burylko and P.A. Tass, Multistability in the Kuramoto model with synaptic plasticity, Physical Review E, Vol. 75, 066207 (2007).

P.A. Tass & C. Hauptmann, Therapeutic modulation of synaptic connectivity with desynchronizing brain stimulation, International Journal of Psychophysiology, Vol. 64, 53-61 (2007).

C. Hauptmann & P.A. Tass, Therapeutic rewiring by means of desynchronizing brain stimulation, Biosystems, Vol. 89, 173-181 (2007).

C. Hauptmann, O. Popovych & P.A. Tass, Demand-controlled desynchronization of oscillatory networks by means of a multisite delayed feedback stimulation, Computing and Visualization in Science, Vol. 10(2), 71-78 (2007).

P.A. Tass & C. Hauptmann, Therapeutic rewiring by means of desynchronizing brain stimulation, Nonlinear Phenomena in Complex Systems, Vol. 9(3), 298-312 (2006).

O.V. Popovych, C. Hauptmann & P.A. Tass, Desynchronization and Decoupling of Interacting Oscillators by Nonlinear Delayed Feedback, Int. J. Bif. Chaos, Vol. 16(7), 1977-1987 (2006).

O.V. Popovych, C. Hauptmann & P.A. Tass, Control of Neuronal Synchrony by Nonlinear Delayed Feedback, Biological Cybernetics Vol. 95, 69 - 85 (2006).

C. Hauptmann, O. Popovych & P.A. Tass, Eectively desynchronizing deep brain stimulation based on a coordinated delayed feedback stimulation via several sites: a computational study, Biol. Cybern., Vol. 93, 463-470 (2005).

C. Hauptmann, O. Popovych & P.A. Tass, Multi-Site Coordinated Delayed Feedback for an Eective Desynchronization of Neuronal Networks, Stochastics and Dynamics, Vol. 5, No. 2, 307-319 (2005).

C. Hauptmann, O. Popovych & P.A. Tass, Delayed Feedback Control of Synchronization in Locally Coupled Neuronal Networks, Neurocomputing, Vol. 65-66, 759-767 (2005).

O.V. Popovych, C. Hauptmann & P.A. Tass, Eective Desynchronization by Nonlinear Delayed Feedback, Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 94, 164102 (2005).

C. Hauptmann & M. Mackey, Stimulus dependent onset latency of the inhibitory recurrent activity, Biological Cybernetics 88, 459-467, (2003).

C. Hauptmann, H. Touchette & M. Mackey, Information capacity and pattern formation ina tent map network featuring statistical periodicity, Physical Review E 67, 026217, (2003).

C. Hauptmann, A. Gail & F. Giannakopoulos, Intermittent Burst Synchronization in Neural Networks, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2686, 46-53, (2003).

F. Giannakopoulos, U. Bihler, C. Hauptmann & H.J. Luhmann, Epileptiform activity in a neocortical network: a mathematical model, Biological Cybernetics 85, 257-268, (2001).

F. Giannakopoulos, C. Hauptmann & A. Zapp, Bursting activity in a model of a neuron with recurrent synaptic feedback, Fields Institute Communications 29, 147-159, (2001).

C. Hauptmann, F. Kaiser & C. Eichwald, Signal transfer and stochastic resonance in coupled nonlinear systems, International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos 9(6), 1159-1167, (1999).

Tutorial/Review Papers and Contributions to Books

P.A. Tass, C. Hauptmann & O.V. Popovych, Development of Therapeutic Brain Stimulation Techniques with Methods from Nonlinear Dynamics and Statistical Physics, Int. J. Bif. Chaos, Vol. 16(7) 1889-1911 (2006).

P.A. Tass and C. Hauptmann & O.V. Popovych, Control of Synchronization in Oscillatory Neural Networks, in Handbook of Chaos Control, 2nd Edition, Editor: E. Schoell & H.G. Schuster, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim ISBN: 978-3-527-40605-0 (2007).

C. Hauptmann, Epileptiform activity in dierential equation models of neuronal networks, Ph.D. thesis, University of Cologne. Shaker-Verlag Aachen, Germany. ISBN 3-8265-7974-7, (2000).

C. Hauptmann & F. Giannakopoulos, Bursting discharges in a mathematical model of the neocortex, in Lehnertz, K., Arnold, J., Grassberger, P., and Elger, C. E. (eds.), Chaos in Brain? World Scientic, Singapore, (2000).

Papers in refereed Conference Proceedings

C. Hauptmann, P.A. Tass Reshaping connectivity patterns by controlling the collective dynamics of bursting neurons AIP Proceedings Let's Face Chaos Through Nonlinear Dynamics: 7 International Summer School and Conference edited M. Robnik and V. Romanovski (2008).

C. Hauptmann, E.-J. Speckmann & P.A. Tass, Therapeutic rewiring by means of desynchronizing brain stimulation: theoretical and experimental approaches, Proceedings of the fteenth annual Computational Neuroscience Meeting, Edinburgh, UK, July 15-18, 57 (2006).

O.V. Popovych, C. Hauptmann & P.A. Tass, Demand-Controlled Desynchronization of Brain Rhythms by Means of Nonlinear Delayed Feedback, Proceedings of the 2005 IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology, 27th Annual Conference Shanghai, China, September 1-4, 7656-7659 (2005).

C. Hauptmann, O. Popovych & P.A. Tass, Model based development of novel deep brain stimulation techniques, Klinische Neurophysiologie, 35, 3, 95, (2004).


Device for visual stimulation, has control unit and stimulation unit with majority of stimulation elements, which produce visual stimulation signals, where stimulation elements put back phase of neural activity of neurons, Patent Number(s): EP2098261-A2; DE102008012669-A1; WO2009109179-A1

Rhythm generator i.e. central pattern generator, normal function mode re-establishment device for treating patient e.g. human patient, after cerebrovascular accident, has stimulation units for stimulating majority of neuron formation, Patent Number(s): DE102007051848- A1; WO2009056106-A1

Neural brain activity desynchronizing method for curing diseases involves stimulating brain area by electrode which results in desynchronization of targeted neuron population while symptoms are suppressed, Patent Number(s): WO2005115537-A1; DE102004025945-A1

Desynchronization of neuronal brain activity for the treatment of neuronal illnesses by measurement of neuronal activity and then generation of electrode stimulation signals based on the measured activity, Patent Number(s): WO2005053787-A1; DE10355652-A1