MSc/PhD Program
Mohiuddin Ahmad
First Name:
Mohiuddin

Last Name:
Ahmad

Country:
India

 

 



Mohiuddin Ahmad

EDUCATION

College / University:
1994 - 2000: Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India

Highest Degree:
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Lab Experience:
Training in electron microscopy of brain tissue, neuroanatomical tracing methods and external electrical recording (National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India)

Scholarships/Prizes:
1999: Summer Research Fellowship at the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India
1996: University Gold Medal in Anatomy
1999: University Gold Medal in Surgery
1994 - 95, 1996 - 97, 1997 - 98: University Merit Scholarships


SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

Plasticity related changes; molecular underpinnings of behavioral phenomena such as acoustic startle and fear potentiated startle; application of both molecular and electrophysiological techniques (with special feature of the patch-clamp) and molecular phylogenetics. Further scientific development in the area of neurobiology with special emphasis on electrophysiology.