UCL Division of Biosciences

Dr Gerold Baier

Dr Gerold Baier

Senior Research Associate

Cell & Developmental Biology

Div of Biosciences

Joined UCL
2nd May 2013

Research summary

AreaAlgorithmic Approaches to Disease
Case Study Pathological rhythms in epilepsy
StrategyThe Combination of Multivariate Data Analysis and Computational Modelling
Mathematical Favourite topics include:
  • Nonlinear Dynamics
  • Bifurcations
  • Spatio-temporal Network Dynamics
  • Patterns
  • Stimulation
  • Control

Principle collaborators

Prof Torsten Baldeweg

Dr Friederike Möller

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children London, United Kingdom
Dr Richard Rosch Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging

University College London

London, United Kingdom
Dr Beate Diehl Department of Clinical Neurophysiology

National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

London, United Kingdom
Prof Louis Lemieux Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy and Institute of Neurology

University College London

London, United Kingdom
Dr Peter Taylor

Dr Yujiang Wang

Institute of Neuroscience, School of Computing Science

The University of Newcastle

Newcastle, United Kingdom
Prof Ulrich Stephani Department of Neuropaediatrics, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein

Kiel, and North German Epilepsy Centre

Raisdorf, Germany

Teaching summary

  • Academic Lead of SysMIC course.
  • Focus on eTraining in computational techniques and mathematics for Life and Medical Sciences.
  • Face-to-face training in MATLAB® for Bioresearch aimed at doctoral candidates.

Primary topics

  • Network Biology and Network Medicine
  • Dynamical Systems
  • Univariate and Multivariate Data Analysis
  • Biological Databases

International teaching experiences

Medical Systems BiologyFaculty of Medical Sciences – University of LjubljanaLjubljana, Slovenia
Medical Systems BiologyBioquant – University of HeidelbergHeidelberg, Germany
Medical Systems BiologyNational University of Defense TechnologyChangsha, China
Statistics for MedicineHochschule FurtwangenSchwenningen, Germany
Databases for Medical EngineeringDuale Hochschule BWKarlsruhe, Germany


2013 – Now University College LondonLondon, United Kingdom
2007 – 2012LecturerUniversity of ManchesterManchester, United Kingdom
1999 – 2007Professor of BiophysicsUniversity of MorelosCuernavaca, Mexico
1995 – 1999PrivatdozentUniversity of TübingenTübingen, Germany
1989 – 1995Habilitation (Physical Biochemistry)University of TübingenTübingen, Germany
1985 – 1989Doctoral Studies (Physical Biochemistry)University of TübingenTübingen, Germany
1982 – 1984Diploma in ChemistryUniversity of TübingenTübingen, Germany
1979 – 1982VordiplomUniversity of RegensburgRegensburg, Germany