Dr. rer. nat. M.C. Piastra (Maria Carla)

Assistant Professor


Medicine & Life Sciences
Median Nerve
Somatosensory Evoked Potentials


Riaz, U., Razzaq, F. A., Areces-Gonzalez, A. , Piastra, M. C., Vega, M. L. B., Paz-Linares, D., & Valdés-Sosa, P. A. (2023). Automatic quality control of the numerical accuracy of EEG lead fields. NeuroImage, 273, Article 120091. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2023.120091
Chupina, I., Sierpowska, J., Zheng, X., Dewenter, A. , Piastra, M. C., & Piai, V. (2022). Time‐course of right‐hemisphere recruitment during word production following left‐hemisphere damage: A single case of young stroke. European journal of neuroscience, 56(8), 5235-5259. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1111/ejn.15813
Piastra, M. C., Oostenveld, R., Schoffelen, J. M., & Piai, V. (2022). Estimating the influence of stroke lesions on MEG source reconstruction. NeuroImage, 260, Article 119422. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2022.119422
Rezaei, A., Lahtinen, J., Neugebauer, F., Antonakakis, M. , Piastra, M. C., Koulouri, A., Wolters, C. H., & Pursiainen, S. (2021). Reconstructing subcortical and cortical somatosensory activity via the RAMUS inverse source analysis technique using median nerve SEP data. NeuroImage, 245, Article 118726. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2021.118726
Piastra, M. C., Nüßing, A., Vorwerk, J., Clerc, M., Engwer, C., & Wolters, C. H. (2021). A comprehensive study on electroencephalography and magnetoencephalography sensitivity to cortical and subcortical sources. Human brain mapping, 42(4), 978-992. https://doi.org/10.1002/hbm.25272
Wolters, C. H., Antonakakis, M., Khan, A. , Piastra, M. C., & Vorwerk, J. (2021). Characterization of the somatosensory system. In Neuromethods (pp. 153-169). (Neuromethods; Vol. 166). Humana Press Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-0716-1213-2_11
Schrader, S., Westhoff, A. , Piastra, M. C., Miinalainen, T., Pursiainen, S., Vorwerk, J., Brinck, H., Wolters, C. H., & Engwer, C. (2021). DUNEuro - A software toolbox for forward modeling in bioelectromagnetism. PLoS ONE, 16(6 ), Article e0252431. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0252431

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Courses Academic Year  2022/2023

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