University of Minnesota
2022 - Research.com Rising Star of Science Award
The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Neuroscience, Electroencephalography, Motor cortex, Transcranial direct-current stimulation and Brain mapping. His work in the fields of Neuroscience, such as Transcranial magnetic stimulation and Gyrus, overlaps with other areas such as Electromagnetic coil, Field strength and Nuclear magnetic resonance. His research in Electroencephalography intersects with topics in Stimulation and Posterior parietal cortex.
His Biomedical engineering research extends to the thematically linked field of Motor cortex. His Transcranial direct-current stimulation research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Skull and Cortex. Alexander Opitz combines subjects such as Neuromodulation, Somatosensory system and Neural activity with his study of Brain mapping.
Alexander Opitz spends much of his time researching Neuroscience, Stimulation, Transcranial direct-current stimulation, Transcranial magnetic stimulation and Electroencephalography. His work in Motor cortex, Cortex, Brain stimulation, Transcranial alternating current stimulation and Electric stimulation is related to Neuroscience. He works mostly in the field of Motor cortex, limiting it down to concerns involving Biomedical engineering and, occasionally, Biological neural network and Skull.
The Stimulation study combines topics in areas such as Neuroplasticity and Brain activity and meditation. His work investigates the relationship between Transcranial direct-current stimulation and topics such as Human brain that intersect with problems in Functional connectivity, Biophysical Phenomena, Postmortem studies and Functional imaging. His work in Electroencephalography covers topics such as Somatosensory system which are related to areas like Somatosensory evoked potential.
His primary areas of study are Neuroscience, Stimulation, Transcranial magnetic stimulation, Transcranial direct-current stimulation and Brain stimulation. His study in the field of Prefrontal cortex, Hippocampal formation and Excitatory postsynaptic potential is also linked to topics like Tissue culture and Intensity. His Brodmann area 45, Left prefrontal cortex and Dorsolateral prefrontal cortex study in the realm of Prefrontal cortex connects with subjects such as Non human primate and Analytic element method.
He interconnects Brain activity and meditation and Neuron in the investigation of issues within Stimulation. His research integrates issues of Physical medicine and rehabilitation and Electroencephalography in his study of Transcranial magnetic stimulation. His studies deal with areas such as Working memory, Cognition, Default mode network and Brain function as well as Transcranial direct-current stimulation.
His scientific interests lie mostly in Stimulation, Neuroscience, Brain activity and meditation, Transcranial direct-current stimulation and Transcranial alternating current stimulation. His research in Neuroscience is mostly concerned with Electric stimulation. His work deals with themes such as Transcranial magnetic stimulation and Macaque, which intersect with Electric stimulation.
His Transcranial direct-current stimulation research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Cognition and Physical medicine and rehabilitation. His study in the field of Default mode network also crosses realms of Polarity. His Physical medicine and rehabilitation research includes elements of Mind-wandering and Brain stimulation.
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Transcranial focused ultrasound modulates the activity of primary somatosensory cortex in humans
Wynn Legon;Tomokazu F. Sato;Alexander Opitz;Jerel K Mueller.
Nature Neuroscience (2014)
Determinants of the electric field during transcranial direct current stimulation
Alexander Opitz;Alexander Opitz;Alexander Opitz;Walter Paulus;Susanne Will;Andre Antunes.
Electric field calculations in brain stimulation based on finite elements: an optimized processing pipeline for the generation and usage of accurate individual head models.
Mirko Windhoff;Alexander Opitz;Axel Thielscher.
Human Brain Mapping (2013)
Impact of the gyral geometry on the electric field induced by transcranial magnetic stimulation
Axel Thielscher;Alexander Opitz;Mirko Windhoff.
How the brain tissue shapes the electric field induced by transcranial magnetic stimulation.
Alexander Opitz;Mirko Windhoff;Robin M. Heidemann;Robert Turner.
Immediate neurophysiological effects of transcranial electrical stimulation.
Anli Liu;Mihály Vöröslakos;Gregory Kronberg;Simon Henin.
Nature Communications (2018)
Spatiotemporal structure of intracranial electric fields induced by transcranial electric stimulation in humans and nonhuman primates.
Alexander Opitz;Alexander Opitz;Arnaud Falchier;Chao Gan Yan;Chao Gan Yan;Erin M. Yeagle.
Scientific Reports (2016)
TDCS increases cortical excitability: direct evidence from TMS-EEG.
Leonor J. Romero Lauro;Mario Rosanova;Giulia Mattavelli;Silvia Convento.
Physiological observations validate finite element models for estimating subject-specific electric field distributions induced by transcranial magnetic stimulation of the human motor cortex.
Alexander Opitz;Wynn Legon;Abby Rowlands;Warren K. Bickel.
Transcranial focused ultrasound modulates intrinsic and evoked EEG dynamics.
Jerel K Mueller;Wynn Legon;Alexander Opitz;Alexander Opitz;Tomokazu F. Sato.
Brain Stimulation (2014)
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