Funding

The Wichmann-lab was involved in the acquisition of the following large-scale grants, and its research has received financial support from the following funding agencies, either through grants or ad-hominem scholarships:

2017-2023

International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Intelligent Systems. The IMPRS is run by the Max-Planck-Institut for Intelligente Systems together with the Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen as well as the Universität Stuttgart.

2016-2017International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Intelligent Systems.
Bridging fund for a doctoral position at the GTC Tübingen.
2014-2017DFG Project WI2103/4-1, Die Integration von früher Sehverarbeitung, Salienzmodellen und Blicksteuerung: Experimente, Modellierung und räumliche Statistik with Prof. Engbert 
2013-2015Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Postdoctoral research stipend awarded to Dr. Wallis
2011-2015Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Tübingen, Neural Information Processing
BMBF Förderkennzeichen 01 GQ 1002A
2010-2015Principal Investigator (PI) of the Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Berlin. Project B3 Perceptual Stability in the Face of Input Variability: Machine Learning of Critical Features with Prof. Engbert,
BMBF Förderkennzeichen 01 GQ 1001B
2010-2012PI of the DFG GRK 1598 Sensory Computation in Neural Systems.
2009-2012DFG Project FR2854/1-1, Untersuchung der Variabilität von Wahrnehmungsprozessen durch Kombination von Signalentdeckungstheorie und Redaktionszeit with Dr. Fründ
2008-2013PI of the Bernstein Focus Neurotechnology Berlin. Project A4
Rapid brain-guided recognition of objects in broadband sensor data with Prof. Obermayer and Dr. Lüschow,
BMBF Förderkennzeichen 01 GQ 0850
2007-2012

PI of the Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Berlin. Project A6  Modelling of Cognitive Processes,
BMBF Förderkennzeichen 01 GQ 0414

2003-2006

DFG Project WI2103/1, Wahrnehmung natürlicher Szenen with
Prof. Gegenfurtner

2000-2001Fund for Scientific-Research-Flanders (FWO)  Visiting Fellowship
1998-2001Fellowship by Examination, Magdalen College, Oxford
1994-1998Wellcome Trust Mathematical Biology Studentship
1994-1997Jubilee Scholarship, St. Hugh's College, Oxford
1992-1997Scholar of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
1992-1994Scholar of University College, Oxford